GATE QUALIFYING DICIPLINE
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.
|3||Architecture and Planning||AR|
|7||Computer Science and Information Technology||CS|
|9||Electronics and Communication Engineering||EC|
|11||Ecology and Evolution||EY|
|12||Geology and Geophysics||GG|
|20||Production and Industrial Engineering||PI|
|21||Textile Engineering and Fibre Science||TF|
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.