GITAM GAT Sample Papers 2018

Preeti Gupta updated on : 21 Sep 2017

Solving GITAM GAT sample papers will help candidates prepare well for the exam. Read more about importance and benefits of sample papers!

GIMAT GAT Sample Papers 2018

Solving GITAM GAT sample papers is a great way for the aspirants to get hands on the exam pattern. GITAM GAT sample papers 2018 can be easily found online to practice for GITAM GAT exam 2018. GITAM University also provides a range of sample papers on its official website to help aspiring candidates get a better understanding of the exam pattern and the type of questions asked in the test.

GITAM Admission Test (GITAM GAT) 2018 is an entrance exam conducted by GITAM University to choose deserving candidates for Engineering, Architecture and Pharmacy programmes offered at its different campuses. The exam is conducted in the month of April every year, the online registration process for which starts in March. GITAM GAT application form will be accepted for admission to both undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Candidates who meet GITAM GAT 2018 cutoff can get admission to courses like Mechanical Engineering (ME), Computer Science, and VLSI Design among others. The score of this national level exam is accepted in all three campuses located in Bangalore, Hyderabad and Vishakhapatnam.

Benefits of practicing GITAM GAT Sample Papers 2018

There are a number of benefits of spending time on solving GITAM GAT sample papers. Candidates can solve the sample papers provided on the official website of GITAM University as well as by some coaching centres and other educational websites.

Benefits of GITAM GAT Sample Papers

  • These help candidates check their level of GITAM GAT exam preparation
  • Candidates learn to manage their time in the examination hall and solve maximum number of questions in the given time
  • Candidates who solve more sample papers have more chances of getting questions in the entrance exam
  • Sample papers help candidates understand the structure of the questions and plan their strategies accordingly
  • By creating an environment like the examination hall while solving the sample papers, candidates can prepare them well for the D-day

Symbols in GITAM GAT 2018 Sample Papers:

Sample papers available on GITAM website will have questions from all three subjects namely Mathematics/ Biology, Chemistry and Physics. There will be some symbols understanding of which will help candidates perform well while solving the papers.

  • Red color - unanswered question
  • Red color with an arrow beneath - answered question marked for review
  • Blue color - answered question
  • Blue color with an arrow beneath - unanswered question marked for review
  • "Mark this question for Review" is an option for the candidates to mark question for review
  • "Previous question" is to go back to the previous question
  • "Next question" is to move to the next question

NOTE: Though GITAM GAT 2018 will be of 120 minutes, in sample papers candidates will get 30 minutes to solve the questions.

Tips to solve GITAM GAT 2018 sample papers:

  • Carefully read the instructions given at the beginning of the paper and follow them while answering the questions
  • Keep the time allotted in the mind and maintain your speed to answer maximum questions
  • Don't ignore accuracy just to solve the maximum number of questions. As there will be negative marking in GITAM GAT 2018, it might cause loss of marks
  • Don't waste time on an unfamiliar question. Leave them for the end.
  • Don't forget to check your answers for self-assessment.

Candidates appearing for the exam should be well-versed with the GITAM GAT exam pattern 2018 as well as the syllabus to not just score high marks in the main exam but also in practice papers.

GITAM GAT Exam Pattern 2018

  • GITAM GAT 2018 will be a computer-based exam
  • The exam will be of 2 hours
  • The maximum marks awarded for all the correct answers will be 400
  • The exam will have 100 multiple choice questions divided into three sections: Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics
  • Candidates will get four marks for each correct answer while one mark will be deducted for each wrong attempt. However, there will be no negative marking for not attempting the question.
  • Every question will have four options with one or more right answers

GITAM GAT Syllabus 2018

GITAM GAT syllabus covers topics from Mathematics/ Biology, Physics, and Chemistry.

GITAM GAT 2018 Mathematics Syllabus


 Permutations & Combinations

 Partial Fractions

 Matrices And Determinants

 Exponential And Logarithmic Series


 Successive Differentiation

 Continuity And Differentiability

 Quadratic Equations & Theory Of Equations

 Applications Of Derivatives

 Theory Of Equations

 Indefinite Integration

 Binomial Theorem And Its Simple Applications

 Applications Of Integrals

 Sequences And Series

 Co-Ordinate Geometry

 Permutations & Combinations

 Applications Of Integrals

 Matrices And Determinants

 Differential Equations

 Vector Algebra And 3d Geometry

 Probabilities And Random Variables And Distributions

 Sequences And Series

 Random Variables And Distributions

GITAM GAT 2018 Chemistry Syllabus

Atomic Structure

 Group 18 Elements Aromatic Hydrocarbons

 Nuclear Chemistry


 Chemical Bonding


 Classification Of Elements And Periodicity Of Properties


 Hydrogen And Its Compounds

 Phenols And Ethers

 Alkali And Alkaline Earth Metals


 States Of Matter

 Ketones And Carboxyllic Acids


 Carboxylic Acids


 Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen

 Acids And Bases

 Practical Organic Chemistry:

Detection Of Elements (N, S, Halogens)

 Solid State


 Surface Chemistry

 Chemistry In Everyday Life

 Chemical Kinetics

 Environmental Chemistry

 Electro Chemistry

 Chemistry In Everyday Life

 Group 13 Elements


GITAM GAT 2018 Physics Syllabus

Units And Dimensions

 Temperature And Thermal Expansion Of Solids


 Liquids And Gases

 Elements Of Vectors

 Thermo Dynamics


 Transmission Of Heat


 Wave Motion



 Centre Of Mass

 Ray Optics And Optical Instruments


 Physical Optics

 Rotatory Motion



 Current Electricity

 Simple Harmonic Motion




 Surface Tension

 Atomic Physics

 Fluid Mechanics

 Nuclear Physics


 Semi-Conductor Devices And Communication Systems

Solving sample papers is a great way to get a better understanding of GITAM GAT exam pattern. This makes an integral part of exam preparation. So, solve as many sample papers as you can to score high in GITAM GAT 2018

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