GATE QUALIFYING DICIPLINE

Graduate Aptitude Test In Engineering

You can apply for any one of the 23 papers. Though, you can choose any paper of your choice, but you are expected to appear in paper related to your qualifying degree.

S.No. Paper Code
1 Aerospace Engineering AE
2 Agricultural Engineering AG
3 Architecture and Planning AR
4 Biotechnology BT
5 Civil Engineering CE
6 Chemical Engineering CH
7 Computer Science and Information Technology CS
8 Chemistry CY
9 Electronics and Communication Engineering EC
10 Electrical Engineering EE
11 Ecology and Evolution EY
12 Geology and Geophysics GG
13 Instrumentation Engineering IN
14 Mathematics MA
15 Mechanical Engineering ME
16 Mining Engineering MN
17 Metallurgical Engineering MT
18 Petroleum Engineering PE
19 Physics PH
20 Production and Industrial Engineering PI
21 Textile Engineering and Fibre Science TF
22 Engineering Sciences XE
23 Life Sciences XL

XE (Engineering Sciences) and XL (Life Sciences) papers are of general nature and will comprise of the sections listed below. If you are appearing in any of these papers, you have to answer three sections apart from the General Aptitude (GA) questions. Section A is compulsory in XE paper and Section H is compulsory in XL paper. You can choose any two out of the remaining sections listed against the respective papers, at the time of examination.