GITAM GAT 2018

Thamanna Abdul Latheef updated on : 14 Mar 2018
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GITAM GAT2018 will be conducted from April 11 to 26, 2018 online application process for which is ongoing. Read everything about GITAM GAT 2018 including fees, application forms, admit cards, etc. in the article below.

GITAM GAT

GITAM GAT is a university level entrance examination organized by the Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM) to provide admission to various courses offered by it.  GAT (GITAM Admission Test) is a computer-based entrance test conducted for the candidates seeking admission in UG & PG courses in the field of technology and pharmacy. GITAM University will conduct GITAM Admission Test (GAT) from April 11 to 26, 2018 and the result of GITAM GAT will be declared on April 30, 2018. Candidates filling the application form should book exam slot and download the admit card on April 05, 2018. The merit list will also be available along with GITAM GAT result, which candidates will be able to check on the official website of GITAM Institute. On the basis of marks secured by candidates, the merit rank is prepared. The qualified candidates for entrance examination will be called for GITAM GAT counselling, which will commence from the third week of May 2018. Candidates must report to 6 counselling centres for admission procedure. During counselling, candidates will be granted admission to 10 B.Tech courses as per the rank of candidates. Candidates can check the complete information about GITAM GAT 2018 result, counselling, important dates, and eligibility criteria in this article.

Through this article, candidates can check details for 2018 GITAM GAT including the application form, exam dates, exam pattern, syllabus, Counselling etc. Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management is one of the most prestigious universities in India. The online application process of GITAM GAT 2018 started from November 17, 20187, and the last date to send the application form is March 26, 2018.

GITAM GAT 2018 Overview

S. No.

GITAM GAT 2018 Details

1.

Exam Name

Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management Admission Test

2.

Commonly called as

GITAM GAT

3.

Type of exam

University Level

4.

Category of exam

Undergraduate 

5.

Mode of exam

Online

5.

Conducting Authority

GITAM University

It has three campuses in Visakhapatnam, Hyderabad, and Bengaluru. The Visakhapatnam campus is the main campus.

GITAM GAT 2018 Important Dates

GITAM GAT 2018 online application process started from November 17, 2017, and the last date to submit the duly filled form is March 26, 2018. Admit cards for the exam scheduled to be conducted from April 11 to 26 will be available from April 5 to April 8, 2018. Candidates looking forward to applying for the exam can read all the important dates of GITAM GAT 2018 here.

GITAM GAT Important Dates 2018

S. No.

Events

Dates 

1

Notification

November 15, 2017

2

Start date of application form

November 17, 2017

3

Last date for application request by post

March 24, 2018

4

Last date of receipt of filled in application

March 26, 2018

5

Online slot booking for GITAM GAT 2018

April 5 to April 8, 2018

6

Download of E-Hall-Tickets

April 5, 2018, onwards

7

GITAM GAT 2018

April 11 to April 26, 2018

8

Result of GITAM GAT

April 30, 2018

9

Counselling of GITAM GAT

Third week of May 2018

GITAM GAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria

To apply for GITAM GAT 2018, candidates need to meet a few conditions explained by the institute. Only the candidates who meet GITAM GAT 2018 eligibility criteria can fill the examination form and can appear for the test. Check the conditions candidates need to fulfill to meet the eligibility criteria of GITAM GAT 2018.

  • Aspirants should have passed class 12th or equivalent to be eligible for GITAM GAT 2018. They must have also obtained at least 60% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
  • Those seeking admissions into B.Tech Biotechnology are supposed to pass class XII or equivalent with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology. Applicants, who will be appearing for class XII exam in 2018, will also be eligible for appearing in the entrance exam.
  • First Rank Holders of the central and all state board exams in 2018 will be eligible for direct admissions to the university. They don’t have to appear for GITAM GAT 2018

GITAM GAT 2018 Application Form

Application Forms of GITAM GAT 2018 are available in both online and offline mode to those aspirants who wish to pursue their career from GITAM University. GITAM GAT 2018 application form filling process commenced from November 17, 2017, with the last date to be March 26, 2018. Candidates aspiring to take the entrance exam should first carefully read GITAM GAT 2018 eligibility criteria and fill the forms only when they meet all the conditions.

Online Mode:

  • The candidates should visit the official website of GITAM GAT 2018 and click on Apply Now.
  • Then the candidates can fill up the application form according to the required fields in the form. On the same page, a video will explain the procedures to fill up the application form of GITAM GAT 2018.
  • Candidates should fill up the form carefully as no changes will be allowed in the submitted application form by the candidates.

Offline Mode:

Candidates can also apply for an offline application form via post. The candidates should send a request to Director of Admissions by submitting following details of the candidate.

  • Name
  • Mail ID
  • DD of INR 150

Once it is done before the deadline, the application form of GITAM GAT 2018 can be obtained from some dedicated banks as well.

GITAM GAT 2018 Application Fee

Following fee structure has to be kept in the mind by the candidates while filling the Application form as the registration fee. Once the payment is done by the candidate while filling up the form, the application will be considered valid and the applicants will be allowed to book GITAM GAT 2018 slot to download the admit card and take the examination. Still, the authorities will be verifying the eligibility of the candidate before publishing the admit card for GITAM GAT 2018.

S. No

Category

Fee

1

Male Candidates

INR 1000

2

Female Candidates

INR 600

Options to Pay GITAM GAT Application Fees 2018

Candidates can deposit GITAM GAT application fees 2018 both in online as well as offline mode. Those paying the fees online don't need to send any hard copy of the application form. Candidates who prefer to pay fees through Demand Draft (DD) need to get it issued in favor of "GITAM", payable at Visakhapatnam at the below-given address:

Director -Admissions, GITAM UNIVERSITY,

Gandhi Nagar Campus, Rushikonda,

Visakhapatnam - 530 045, Andhra Pradesh, India

GITAM GAT 2018 Exam Pattern

GITAM GAT 2018 was Computer-Based Tests (CBT) that will comprise questions from three sections - Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics. Candidates will be given 120 minutes to complete the test. Four marks will be awarded for every correct response and one mark will be deducted for each wrong answer, while unanswered question doesn’t have any negative marks so it will be marked zero. There will be a total of 100 questions, in which, 40 questions will be in Mathematics/ Biology section, and Physics and Chemistry sections consisted of 30 questions each.

Subject

Number of Questions

Marks

Physics

30

120

Chemistry

30

120

Mathematics/Biology

40

160

Total

100

400

Programs offered in GITAM Campuses

GITAM GAT 2018 will be conducted to offer admission to various courses. Candidates applying for the exam to get admission at Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management can check the list of available courses to pick the right course. Applicants need to fill the course of their choice while applying for the exam as well as while filling the counselling form.

Available Programs at GITAM Campuses

Program       

Bengaluru

Hyderabad  

Visakhapatnam      

4 Years Dual Degree Programs (B.Tech)

Aerospace Engineering (AER) 

No    

Yes    

No                  

Biotechnology (BIO)           

No      

No     

Yes    

Civil Engineering (CIV)  

Yes 

Yes    

Yes    

Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)

Yes

Yes    

Yes    

Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE) 

Yes

Yes    

Yes    

Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) 

Yes 

Yes    

Yes    

Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering (EIE)   

Yes 

Yes    

Yes    

Industrial Engineering (IE)     

Yes

Yes    

Yes    

Information Technology (IT)       

Yes 

Yes    

Yes    

Mechanical Engineering (MEC)

Yes 

Yes    

Yes    

6 Years Dual Degree Program                         

B.Tech + M.Tech (ECE)

Yes

Yes    

Yes    

B.Tech + M.Tech (Mechanical)

Yes

Yes    

Yes    

5 Years Bachelor of Architecture

            B.Arch

Yes 

Yes    

Yes    

GITAM GAT 2018 Exam Centres

GITAM GAT 2018 exam centres include the list of cities where the online test will be conducted. Candidates should go through the list of exam centres for GITAM GAT 2018 as they need to select the examination centre of their choice while filling the application form as well as while booking the slot.

Given below is the complete list of GITAM GAT 2018 exam centres.

S. No.

Test Centres

S. No.

Test Centres

1

Ahmedabad

2

Anantapur

3

Bellary

4

Bengaluru(GITAM Campus)

5

Bengaluru (City)

6

Behrampur

7

Bhopal

8

Bhubaneshwar

9

Bilaspur

10

Chennai

11

Chittoor

12

Coimbatore

13

Guntur

14

Guwahati

15

Hyderabad(GITAM Campus)

16

Hyderabad (Saifabad)

17

Hyderabad (Nagole)

18

Hubli

19

Jamshedpur

20

Kadapa

21

Kakinada

22

Karimnagar

23

Khammam

24

Kolkata

25

Kochi

26

Kota

27

Kurnool

28

Lucknow

29

Mangalore

30

Mumbai

31

Mysore

32

Nagpur

33

Nellore

34

New Delhi

35

Nizamabad

36

Ongole

37

Patna

38

Pune

39

Raipur

40

Rajahmundry

41

Ranchi

42

Tadepalligudem

43

Tirupathi

44

Trivendrum

45

Velivennu

46

Vijayawada

47

Visakhapatnam

48

Warangal

 

GITAM GAT 2018 Online Slot Booking

GITAM GAT Online Slot Booking 2018 will be made available from the seco0nd week of April 2018. Candidates can book test slot for appearing in the entrance exam by availing the facility of GITAM GAT Online Slot Booking. They should register their details such as name, date of birth, address, contact number, etc.

In case of any queries to be answered, the candidates can contact the officials at the following address.

GITAM University

Gandhi Nagar, Rushikonda,

Visakhapatnam - 530 045,

Andhra Pradesh, India

Phone :( +91-891) 2790101, 2790202, 2790404, 2790505

GITAM GAT 2018 Hall Ticket/Admit Card

Candidates will be able to download their GITAM GAT hall ticket/admit card 2018 from the official website to appear for the entrance exam in the month of April 2018. The date, time and venue of the test centre will be mentioned in the GITAM GAT 2018 hall ticket. Candidates are required to carry a supportive document of proof along with GITAM GAT 2018 hall ticket.  In case of discrepancies, they should consult the GITAM University officials.

GITAM GAT 2018 Result

The result of GITAM GAT 2018 will be available online from May 2018 onwards. The candidates will be able to check it from the link displayed on the official website by submitting the candidate's hall ticket number and date of birth. The result showcases the performance of the candidates in the examination. The admission will be done based on the merit list of the candidates. GITAM GAT score is the basis for preparing merit list.

GITAM GAT 2018 Cutoff

The cutoff of the examination is minimum marks required to qualify the examination. As per the criteria of the examination, 25% seats in the Bengaluru are reserved for meritorious students who belong to the state of Karnataka. Candidates must secure equal to or more than the GITAM GAT cutoff marks for qualifying the exam.

GITAM GAT 2018 Counselling

The counselling of GITAM GAT will be held from the second week of May 2018 onwards. The candidates have to submit preferences of courses and campuses, before the last date. A counselling call letter will be sent to those candidates who have qualified the exam. the counselling call letter of GITAM GAT 2018 can be downloaded from the official website by submitting the application number and captcha. GITAM GAT counselling will be held at Visakhapatnam campus, Hyderabad campus, Hyderabad city, Vijayawada, Tirupati, Bangalore campus, and Bangalore city. In the counselling, the seat allocation will be done on the basis of GITAM GAT 2018 merit list.

GITAM GAT 2018 Direct Admission of Toppers and Special Provision

Topper – The central and state Board toppers will be provided direct admission in the desired stream. However, they must satisfy the eligibility criteria of the examination.

Special Provision for Females – For the female candidates the application fee of the exam is just INR 600. The female candidates will also be given preference while allocating the test centre.

Provision for Merit Holders – The University will provide 100% tuition fee waiver to top 1 to 10 rank holders. The next 11 to 100 meritorious candidates will receive 50% TFW.

Important Points about GITAM GAT 2018

  • GAT 2018 is an online examination.
  • The duration of the exam will be two hours.
  • There will be 100 multiple choice questions in the exam.
  • There are three sections of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology.
  • For each question, four options will be given, out of which the candidates should choose the right one.
  • Three marks will be given to each right answer.
  • Negative marking of one mark will be done for the incorrect response.

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