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GATE Mechanical Engineering (ME) 2022: Exam Date, Registration, Syllabus, Books, Papers, Notification

GATE Mechanical Engineering (ME) 2022: Exam Date, Registration, Syllabus, Books, Papers, Notification

Updated: 03.06.2021 By: Team Gatenotes

GATE Mechanical Engineering 2022 is a test for Mechanical Engineering graduates and others who want to apply to IITs, NITs, and IIITs for MTech, ME, and PhD programmes. Check out the GATE ME exam dates 2022, new subjects, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, preparation material, and more.

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GATE Mechanical Engineering (ME) Notification 2022

IIT Kharagpur will release the GATE Mechanical Engineering 2022 Notification. It is expected that you will be able to download the GATE ME exam notification starting in July 2021. The GATE ME online registration date, on the other hand, will be announced in the second or third week of September 2021.

Every year, the GATE exam is held for engineering students in their third or final year to gain admission to NITs, IITs, or other premier institutions to pursue M.Tech courses, or to get a job in a PSU. There is no upper age limit for taking the GATE exam. However, one must meet the eligibility requirements outlined in the notification.

GATE Mechanical Engineering Exam Notification 2022 (Available Soon)

The GATE Mechanical Engineering exam date 2022, as well as other important dates, will be released along with the GATE ME 2022 information brochure. GATE ME 2022 registration information, eligibility criteria, fee, syllabus, exam pattern, important dates, and other information can be found here.

GATE Mechanical Engineering 2022 Important Dates

The exact dates for GATE ME 2022 will be updated here once they are officially released. Meanwhile, you can look up the tentative dates for GATE ME 2022 so you can plan your online application strategy.

Events GATE ME Exam Date

GATE Mechanical Exam 2022 Notification Release

3rd week of July 2021

GATE Mechanical 2022 Application Form Release 

2nd week of September 2021

Last Day to Fill GATE 2022 Application Form 

1st week of November 2021

GATE ME 2022 Form Correction 

2nd to 3rd week of November 2021

GATE Mechanical Engineering 2022 Admit Card Release 

2nd week of January 2022

GATE Mechanical Engineering (ME) 2022 Exam Date

1st to 2nd week of February 2022

GATE ME 2022 Result date

3rd week of March 2022

New Changes in GATE 2022 Exam

According to a meeting held by the National Coordination Board (NCB)-GATE on Saturday, May 22nd, major changes to the GATE 2022 Exam Papers were made.

1.Two new papers, Marine Engineering & Naval Architecture as one of the papers, and Geomatics Engineering have been introduced in GATE 2022.

2.Thus, from 2022 onwards, GATE will have 29 papers instead of 27 papers.

3.Earlier, two new papers, Environmental Science & Engineering and Humanities and Social Science were introduced by IIT Bombay for GATE 2021 Exam, making a total of 27 papers.

4.In view of the COVID 19 pandemic, there will be an increase in the number of exam centres. Place such as Shirdi, Latur, Akola, and Dhule will be there for the candidates to elect as exam centres for GATE 2022 exam.

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GATE Mechanical Engineering Eligibility Criteria 2022

The eligibility criteria for GATE ME 2021 have been relaxed, according to the GATE 2021 notification. As a result, you can expect the GATE ME Eligibility criteria for the GATE 2022 exam to be the same. The following are the GATE 2022 eligibility criteria.

1. An applicant studying in the 3rd or higher years of any UG degree is eligible to appear for GATE-2022 examination.

2. Also, Candidates who have completed any degree program in Engineering / Technology / Architecture / Science / Commerce / Arts are eligible to apply.

Criteria Eligibility

Nationality

  • There is no limitation on the nationality for the GATE 2022 examination.

Age Limit

There is no upper age limit to appear for the GATE ME 2022 examination.

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GATE Mechanical Engineering (ME) Registration 2022

In the second or third week of September 2021, the GATE Mechanical Engineering Online Application Form is expected to open. The exact online application deadline for GATE ME 2022 will be announced once the notification is officially released by IIT Kharagpur. The direct link to apply for GATE ME online will be updated here once the exam has been released.

GATE Exam Pattern 2022: Key Highlights

Particulars Details

Examination Mode

Computer Based Test (CBT)

Duration

3 Hours

Number of Subjects (Papers)

27

Sections

General Aptitude (GA) + Candidate’s Selected Subject

Type of Questions

  • 1. Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
  • 2. Multiple Select Questions (MSQ) and/or
  • 3. Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions

Questions test these abilities

  • 1. Recall
  • 2. Comprehension
  • 3. Application
  • 4. Analysis and Synthesis

Number of Questions

10 (GA) + 55 (subject) = 65 Questions

Distribution of Marks in all Papers EXCEPT papers AR, CY, EY, GG, MA, PH, XH and XL

General Aptitude: 15 Marks + Engineering Mathematics: 13 Marks + Subject Questions: 72 Marks = Total: 100 Marks

Distribution of Marks in papers AR, CY, EY, GG, MA, PH, XH and XL

General Aptitude: 15 Marks + Subject Questions: 85 Marks = Total: 100 Marks

Marking Scheme

All of the questions will be of 1 mark or 2 marks

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GATE Mechanical Engineering Syllabus 2022

It is very important to understand the entire GATE Mechanical Engineering 2022 Examination pattern in order to crack the GATE Mechanical Engineering exam.

To make your task easier, here is the detailed GATE Mechanical Engineering syllabus.

Section Topics
Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations, Complex Variables, Probability and Statistics, Numerical Methods,
Applied Mechanics and Design Engineering Mechanics, Mechanics of Materials, Theory of Machines, Vibrations, Machine Design
Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences Fluid Mechanics, Heat-Transfer, Thermodynamics, Applications,
Materials, Manufacturing and Industrial Engineerings Engineering Materials, Casting, Forming and Joining Processes, Machining and Machine Tool Operations, Metrology and Inspection, Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Production Planning and Control, Inventory Control, Operations Research

You can download GATE Mechanical Engineering syllabus PDF along with the weightage.

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Subject-Wise Weightage for GATE Mechanical 2022

GATE aspirants should also understand the GATE examination pattern along with GATE Exam Syllabus to understand the weighting of each topic subject-wise and to score better marks in the GATE Mechanical Exam.

With GATE Mechanical subject-wise Weightage Analysis, students can put proper effort into the topics that carry more marks and effectively prepare.

A thorough understanding of Mechanical Subject's subject weighting can help GATE candidates achieve a good rank in the GATE exam and qualify for Postgraduate Programs or secure jobs in PSU companies.

GATE SUBJECTS GATE 2013 GATE 2014 GATE 2015 GATE 2016 GATE 2017 GATE 2018 GATE 2019 GATE 2020 GATE 2021
Engineering Mathematics* 15% 13% 12% 15% 14.5% 13.5% 14% 13.5% 10%
Engineering Mechanics 3% 5% 6% 4.6% 3% 3.5% 4% 4% 3%
Mechanics Of Material* 5% 6% 8% 11.6% 9% 11% 9% 5.5% 6%
Machine Design 7% 2% 4% 2.6% 6.5% 4% 6% 6% 7%
Theory Of Machines & Vibrations* 8% 13% 9% 7.3% 8.5% 7.5% 9.5% 8% 8%
Fluid Mechanics 6% 9% 7% 8% 9.5% 9.5% 7% 7.5% 6%
Thermal Engineering* 10% 11% 12% 11.3% 10% 11% 9.5% 13% 12%
Heat Transfer 10% 6% 6% 7.3% 5.5% 3.5% 6.5% 4.5% 6%
Manufacturing Engineering* 15% 16% 16% 14.3% 14% 16.5% 15% 16.5% 17%
Industrial Engineering 6% 4% 5% 4.5% 4.5% 5% 4.5% 6.5% 7%
General Aptitude* 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 15%
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Best GATE Mechanical Engineering Books 2022

If you're aiming to crack the GATE exam, it's essential to prepare the best books to reach your goal easily. To improve your planning, we have prepared a list of the best GATE Mechanical Engineering books.

Topic Book Name Author

Thermal Science  

Engineering Thermodynamics 

P.K. Nag

Fluid Mechanics

Introduction to Fluid Mechanics & Fluid Machines 

S. K. Som

Theory of Machines & Vibration

Theory of Machines 

S S Rattan

Strength of Materials

Strength of Materials 

Dr. B.C. Punmia, Ashok Kumar Jain, Arun Kumar Jain

Manufacturing

Production Technology 

R.K. Jain

Heat Transfer

Fundamentals of Engineering Heat and Mass Transfer 

R.C. Sachdeva

Engineering Mechanics & Engineering Material

Materials Science And Engineering 

I P Singh

Engineering Mechanics 

S. Timoshenko, D.H. Young, J.V. Rao, Sukumar Pati

Machine Design

Design of Machine Elements 

V Bhandari

Industrial Engineering

Industrial Engineering and Management 

O. P. Khanna

Engineering Mathematics

Higher Engineering Mathematics 

B. S. Grewal

Aptitude

A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning (Edition: Revised)

R.S. Aggarwal

Quantitative Aptitude For Competitive Examinations 

R.S. Aggarwal

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GATE ME Previous Year Question Paper

We urge you to solve GATE ME Previous Year Question Paper in order to improve your preparations. GATE previous year's papers will not only help you understand the GATE exam pattern, but will also help you understand the difficulty level.

GATE Exam Question Paper PDF Answer Key PDF Solution PDF
GATE ME 2021 Set 1 GATE Mechanical 2021 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2021 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2021 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2021 Set 2 GATE Mechanical 2021 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2021 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2021 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2020 Set 1 GATE Mechanical 2020 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2020 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2020 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2020 Set 2 GATE Mechanical 20202021stion Paper GATE Mechanical 2020 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2020 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2019 Set 1 GATE Mechanical 2019 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2019 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2019 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2019 Set 2 GATE Mechanical 2019 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2019 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2019 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2018 Set 1 GATE Mechanical 2018 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2018 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2018 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2018 Set 2 GATE Mechanical 2018 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2018 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2018 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2017 Set 1 GATE Mechanical 2017 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2017 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2017 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2017 Set 2 GATE Mechanical 2017 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2017 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2017 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2016 Set 1 GATE Mechanical 2016 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2016 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2016 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2016 Set 2 GATE Mechanical 2016 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2016 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2016 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2016 Set 3 GATE Mechanical 2016 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2016 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2016 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2015 Set 1 GATE Mechanical 2015 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2015 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2015 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2015 Set 2 GATE Mechanical 2015 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2015 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2015 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2015 Set 3 GATE Mechanical 2015 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2015 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2015 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2014 Set 1 GATE Mechanical 2014 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2014 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2014 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2014 Set 2 GATE Mechanical 2014 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2014 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2014 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2014 Set 3 GATE Mechanical 2014 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2014 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2014 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2014 Set 4 GATE Mechanical 2014 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2014 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2014 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2013 GATE Mechanical 2013 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2013 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2013 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2012 GATE Mechanical 2012 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2012 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2012 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2011 GATE Mechanical 2011 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2011 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2011 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2010 GATE Mechanical 2010 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2010 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2010 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2009 GATE Mechanical 2009 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2009 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2009 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2008 GATE Mechanical 2008 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2008 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2008 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2007 GATE Mechanical 2007 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2007 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2007 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2006 GATE Mechanical 2006 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2006 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2006 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2005 GATE Mechanical 2005 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2005 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2005 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2004 GATE Mechanical 2004 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2004 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2004 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2003 GATE Mechanical 2003 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2003 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2003 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2002 GATE Mechanical 2002 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2002 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2002 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2001 GATE Mechanical 2001 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2001 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2001 Paper Solution
GATE ME 2000 GATE Mechanical 2000 Question Paper GATE Mechanical 2000 Answer Key GATE Mechanical 2000 Paper Solution
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GATE Previous Year Cut Off

GATE Cut off marks are the minimum marks a candidate needs to qualify for the GATE Exam. Applicants may check the official cut-off for GATE 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014.

Applicants can take a look at the GATE Previous Year Cut Off Marks.

GATE Mechanical Engineering Admit Card 2022

You will be able to download GATE ME (Mechanical Engineering) Admit Card starting a few days before the GATE online examination, and it will be available on the GATE official website or the GOAPS portal. At least 10 days before the exam date, the GATE ME 2022 admit card will be released. The link to download the GATE ME admit card will be updated here once it is available.

How to download GATE ME Admit Card 2022?

1. Visit the official website of IIT Kharagpur or the GOAPS portal.

2. Click on the 'GATE 2022 admit card' link.

3. Enter your login credentials.

4. Click on the log in button

5. The GATE 2022 ME Admit Card will be displayed on the screen. Download it and take its printout.

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GATE ME Result 2022

The official website of the participating institute, IIT Kharagpur, will post the GATE ME result 2022. GATE Result 2022 will be announced in March 2022, according to previous years' trends. This page will be updated with a direct link to the GATE ME final result. Between March 26th and May 31st, 2022 (tentative), qualified candidates' GATE 2022 Scorecards can be downloaded for free.


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