There is no age limit
Aspirants can check the educational eligibility criteria for GATE 2024 below:
|QUALIFYING DEGREE||QUALIFYING DEGREE/EXAMINATIONS||ELIGIBILITY|
|B.E./ B.Tech./ B.Pharm.||Bachelor’s degree holders in Engineering/ Technology (4 years after 10+2 or 3 years after B.Sc./Diploma in Engineering/Technology)||Currently in the final year or already completed|
|B. Arch.||Bachelor’s degree holders of Architecture (5 years course)/Naval Architecture (4 years course)/Planning (4 years course)||Currently in the final year or already completed|
|B.Sc. (Research)/ B.S.||Bachelor’s degree in Science (Post-Diploma/4 years after 10+2)||Currently in the 4th year or already completed|
|Pharm. D. (after 10+2)||Degree holders of 6 years program, consisting of internship or residency training during sixth year||Currently in the 4th/5th/6th year or already completed|
|MBBS||Degree holders of M.B.B.S. and those who are in the 7th/8th/9th semester of such programme.||7th, 8th, 9th or already completed|
|M. Sc./M.A./MCA or equivalent||Master’s degree in any branch of Science / Mathematics/Statistics/Computer Applications or equivalent||Currently in the final year or already completed|
|Int. M.E./ M.Tech. (Post-B.Sc.)||Post-BSc Integrated Master’s degree programs in Engineering/Technology (4 years program)||Currently in the 2nd/3rd/4th year or already completed|
|Int. M.E./ M.Tech. or Dual Degree(after Diploma or 10+2)||Integrated Master’s degreeprogram or Dual Degree program in Engineering/Technology (5 years program)||Currently in the 4th/5th year or already completed|
|Int. M.Sc./ Int. B.S.-M.S.||Integrated M.Sc. or 5 years integrated B.S.-M.S. program||Currently in the final year or already completed|
|Professional Society Examinations (equivalent to B.E./B.Tech./ B.Arch.)||B.E./B.Tech./B.Arch. equivalent examinations of Professional Societies, recognized by MHRD/ UPSC/AICTE (e.g., AMIE by Institution of Engineers-India, AMICE by the Institute of Civil Engineers-India and so on)||Completed Section A or equivalent of such professional course|
In GATE 2024, not only Indian students but candidates from other countries will also participate. Candidates who have obtained/are pursuing their qualifying degree from countries other than India will need to fulfill the following eligibility criteria:
I. Must have completed or in the final year or in the pre-final year of their bachelor’s degree in engineering and technology or;
II. Must have completed or in the final year or in the pre-final year of their Post Graduate degree in any relevant science subjects
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GATE Eligibility Criteria 2024: Educational Qualification, Age limit
GATE Eligibility Criteria 2024 - Along with the official brochure, IIT Kharagpur will publish the GATE 2024 eligibility criteria. GATE 2024's detailed eligibility criteria will include parameters such as age limit, academic qualification, nationality, and others.
Candidates need to meet the GATE eligibility 2024 so as to appear for the GATE exam. It should be noted that there is no upper age limit for applying to the GATE exam 2024. Candidates need to fulfil the GATE eligibility criteria 2024 failing which, they're going to not be allowed to appear for the national level engineering postgraduate entrance test. Candidates should check the GATE eligibility criteria before filling out the GATE 2024 forms.