GATE 2017 Analysis for EE by Gate Academy – GATE 2017 has been conducted online on February 11, 2017, for Electrical Engineering (EE) paper. The exam was held in two Sessions 5 & 6. The first session was from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm (forenoon) and 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm (afternoon). Gate Academy has provided the Analysis of GATE EE paper. Students looking for an analysis of the paper will be able to know the question paper pattern, important topics from each section, the difficulty level and more. The candidates will be selected on the basis of the GATE scores accepted in the IITs, NITs, CFTIs and at various PSUs. Given below is the complete Analysis by Gate Academy of GATE 2017.
GATE 2017 Analysis for EE paper
 Questions asked in this paper was concept based and direct.
 General Aptitude was medium in comparison, unlike last year.
 The tough topics were engineering mathematics, signals and systems, power electronics, power Systems.
 The weightage were given to topics like power electronics, electrical machines and power systems.
Below is the Analysis of GATE 2017 for Electrical Engineering (EE) paper by Gate Academy. The weightage from each topic is also given in the table.
S.No.  Topics of GATE 2017 EE paper  Weightage from each topic 
1.  General Aptitude  15% 
2.  Network Theory  8% 
3.  Signals & Systems  6% 
4.  Engineering Mathematics  10.00% 
5.  Control Systems  8% 
6.  Analog Circuits  8% 
7.  Digital Circuits  7% 
8.  Electrical Machines  12% 
9.  Power Systems  10% 
10.  Measurement  4% 
11.  Power Electronics  10% 
12.  Electromagnetic Theory  2% 
Detailed Analysis for EE paper (Session I)
Topics  No.of questions & marks per question  Important Topics  Difficulty Level  Total marks  
EngineeringMathematics  2 Qs – 1 mark each 4 Qs – 2 marks each 

Tough  10  
Network Theory  2 Qs – 1 mark each3 Qs – 2 marks each 

Medium  8  
Signals & Systems  2 Qs – 1 mark each2 Qs – 2 marks each 

Tough  6  
Control Systems  4 Qs – 1 mark each2 Qs – 2 marks each 

Tough  8  
Analog Circuits  4 Qs – 1 mark each 2 Qs – 2 marks each 

Easy  8  
Digital Circuits  1 Q – 1 mark3 Qs – 2 marks each 

Easy  7  
Measurement  2 Qs – 1 mark each1 Q – 2 marks each 

Medium  4  
Power Electronics  2 Qs – 1 mark each 4 Qs – 2 marks each 

Tough  10  
ElectromagneticTheory  2 Qs – 1 mark each3 Qs – 2 marks each 

Medium  2  
Electrical Machines  2 Qs – 1 mark each5 Qs – 2 marks each 

Easy  12  
Power Systems  2 Qs – 1 mark each 4 Qs – 2 marks each 

Tough  10  
General Aptitude  5 Qs – 1 mark each5 Qs – 2 marks each 

Medium  15  
Total 
65 
100 
IIT Roorkee will publish the GATE 2017 Answer Key on February 27, 2017. Candidates can download the answer keys and match them to estimate their GATE Scores. However, aspirants can challenge the same from March 03 to 06, 2017.
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