GATE 2017 Cutoff: The candidates who have appeared in GATE 2017 can check the minimum GATE cutoff 2017 from the article below. The cutoff of GATE 2017 will be the minimum scores required to be made available by IIT Roorkee. The result and score card of GATE 2017 has been declared on March 26. To get admission to M.Tech courses offered in IITs, NITs, GFTIs and get enlisted by various PSUs candidates need to score more than or equal to GATE 2017 cutoff. The cutoff of GATE has also been released by various private institutes after the completion of the exam. Applicants can check the expected as well as the previous year GATE cutoff from the table below. The official GATE 2017 cutoff will be different one institute to the other. IITs and PSUs will determine GATE 2017 Cutoff individually for admission and recruitment purpose. However, NITs and CFTIs GATE Cutoff will be announced for the CCMT seat allotment. Check more details on GATE 2017 Cutoff from the following article.
GATE 2017 Cutoff
Below in this table is the category wise GATE 2017 cutoff:
OBC –NCL category
Types of GATE Cutoff
The Cutoff of GATE can be categories in the following categories:
- GATE Cutoff as Qualifying Marks
- GATE Cutoff for Admission
- GATE Cutoff for Recruitment
All of these categories have been explained below:
GATE Cutoff as Qualifying Marks – This will be the basic Cutoff of GATE By IIT Roorkee. It will be used to delimit candidates to be termed as qualifiers.
In the previous years, for the most popular streams, the GATE Cutoff has been as below:
GATE Cutoff for Admission – Qualifying GATE 2017 will not ensure admission in IITs, NITs, and CFTIs. Each institute will determine its own cutoff for the admission. The admission in IITs will be done on the basis of cutoff determined by individual IIT. However, NITs and CFTIs will grant admission through Centralized Counselling for M.Tech/M.Arch/M.Plan (CCMT). The cutoff for each institute is mentioned in the Previous Year GATE Cutoff section below.
GATE Cutoff for Recruitment – Just like the institute, the PSUs will also determine individual cutoff. The PSU Recruitment through GATE cutoff can be checked below. However, candidates should note that some PSU will consider the raw score of the candidates, whereas, some will determine the GATE 2017 Cutoff as per the normalised score.
Previous Year GATE Cutoff
Every year, GATE is conducted by an IIT or IISc. Each conducting body considered the factors above and determines the cutoff for the exam. Though the GATE Cutoff usually varies, but never changes excessively. Hence, candidates should check it to draw an idea about it. Candidates may check the GATE Previous Year Cutoff for admission, as well as recruitment from below.
GATE Cutoff 2016
To start with, let’s start with the latest previous year cutoff for the year 2016.
|Paper||Number of Candidates||Max Marks (out of 100)||Min. Marks (out of 100)||Average marks||Standard Deviation|
|Aerospace Engineering (AE)||648||82.00||19.67||39.42||11.85|
|Agriculture Engineering (AE)||165||45.33||16.67||27.97||6.68|
|Architecture and Planning (AR)||1240||75.67||26.00||43.37||8.32|
|Civil Engineering (CE)||18013||87.86||16.79||33.91||11.39|
|Chemical Engineering (CH)||3317||83.00||22.00||39.59||9.55|
|Computer Science and Information Technology (CS)||15207||85.95||16.71||33.59||10.8|
|Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC)||25339||86.27||16.73||31.17||9.24|
|Electrical Engineering (EE)||21396||88.39||16.74||34.09||11.17|
|Ecology and Evolution (EY)||139||89.00||30.67||55.03||13.01|
|Geology and Geophysics (GG)||1166||81.00||22.00||39.71||9.98|
|Instrumentation Engineering (IN)||2566||84.67||21.00||40.58||11.11|
|Mechanical Engineering (ME)||32670||94.66||19.67||41.65||13.04|
|Mining Engineering (MN)||559||66.33||22.00||37.21||9.18|
|Metallurgical Engineering (MT)||961||73.00||28.00||45.55||8.93|
|Petroleum Engineering (PE)||474||83.00||26.67||48.56||10.72|
|Production and Industrial Engineering (PI)||582||78.67||17.67||33.92||10.49|
|Textile Engineering and Fiber Science (TF)||306||59.67||17.67||31.19||7.76|
|Engineering Sciences (XE)||566||78.33||18.00||33.54||8.95|
|Life Sciences (XL)||2098||58.00||17.33||30.15||6.4|
GATE Cutoff for Popular Courses
Check GATE Cutoff for ME, EE, CSE, ECE and more from below.
GATE Cutoff for IITs Admission
The cutoff determined by IIT is as mentioned below:
|S.No.||Name of the IIT||GATE Cutoff 2016||GATE 2017 Cutoff|
|1.||IIT Bombay||Click here||Click Here|
|2.||IIT Delhi||Click here||Click Here|
|3.||IISc Bangalore||Click here||Click Here|
|4.||IIT Kanpur||Click here||Click Here|
|5.||IIT Kharagpur||Click here||Click Here|
|6.||IIT Madras||Click here||Click Here|
|7.||IIT Guwahati||Click here||Click Here|
|8.||IIT Roorkee||Click here||Click Here|
|9.||IIT Hyderabad||Click here||Click Here|
|10.||IIT Mandi||Click here||Click Here|
|11.||IIT BHU||Click here||Click Here|
|12.||IIT Patna||Click here||Click Here|
|13.||IIT Gandhinagar||Click here||Click Here|
|14.||IIT Jodhpur||Click here||Click Here|
|15.||IIT Indore||Click here||Click Here|
GATE Cutoff for CCMT Admission
The table below states the previous year CCMT Cutoff for Round 1, 2, 3 and Spot Round.
|S.No.||CCMT Round||CCMT Cutoff|
|1||Round 1||Check Here|
|2||Round 2||Check Here|
|3||Round 3||Check Here|
|4||Round NSR||Check Here|
There are more than 30 PSUs which has announced recruitment through GATE 2017. Candidates may check details about it, along with the cutoff from the table below.
|PSU||Post||GATE Cutoff for PSU Recruitment|
|NLC||Graduate Executive Trainee||
Click Here to Check PSU Cutoff for Recruitment through GATE
|HAL||Management and Design Trainee|
|Indian Oil||Engineers/ Officers|
|BSNL||Junior Telecom Officer (JTO)|
|OIL India||Executive Trainees|
|PSPCL||Assistance Engineer on Training|
|Tata Power||Graduate Engineer Trainee|
|Cabinet Secretariat||Senior Research/Field office|
|Haryana Power Utilities||Assistant Engineers|
|ONCG Ltd||AEE/Chemist/Geologist/Materials/Management Officer/ Programming Officer/ Transport Officer|
More Previous Year Cutoff or GATE
To gain more clarity, candidates may check more previous year cutoff from the table below.
|GATE Paper||Total Candidates||General||OBC||SC/ST/PWD|
|GATE Cutoff for Year 2013|
|GATE Cutoff for Year 2012|
|GATE Cutoff for Year 2011|
|GATE Cutoff for Year 2010|
Factors Determining the GATE Cutoff 2017
The qualifying marks for GATE 2017, on the basis of which candidates will be delimited, will be decided after considering the factors below:
- The total number of applicants
- Number of candidates who appeared for the exam
- The level of difficulty in the exam
- GATE Cutoff for the previous years
All of these factors will effect cutoff differently. The increase in the number of applicants will force the GATE 2017 Cutoff to be higher, whereas, the higher the level of difficulty in the exam, the lower the cutoff will be.
GATE 2017 Qualifying Percentage
The qualifying percentage in GATE is low. On an average, it is around 17%. The candidates can check previous year qualifying trends of GATE from below.
|Year||Total Number of Candidates||Candidates Appeared||Candidates Qualified||Qualified Percentage|
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