GITAM GAT 2017 Exam Pattern


GITAM GAT 2017 Exam PatternGITAM GAT 2017 Exam Pattern:  GITAM University conducts various graduate level engineering courses every year. Admissions are through GITAM GAT entrance test which is online. This online exam will start tentatively from 3rd week of April and it will last till 2nd week of May. The Exam Pattern of GITAM GAT 2017 will help the candidates to get the knowledge about the question papers of the entrance exam to perform better in the exam. Candidates appearing for GITAM GAT 2017 have to complete the online admission test in maximum duration of 2 hours. It mainly comprises of three sections which are Mathematics / Biology, Physics and Chemistry. Given below is the complete information about GITAM GAT 2017 Exam Pattern to help the candidates to get the idea about the marking scheme, question pattern in the question paper.

Important Information related GITAM GAT 2017 Exam Pattern:

Below are some of the important points that the students should note before attempting the questions:

  • The GAT 2017 exam is a computer based online test.
  • The duration will be of maximum of two hours.
  • There will be a total 100 multiple choice questions.
  • There will be three sections mainly Mathematics/Biology, Physics, Chemistry.
  • There will be total of four options for each particular question out of which one will be correct.
    For the correct answer three marks will be awarded.
  • But there is negative marking of one mark so students are advised to carefully check before attempting the questions. The unanswered questions will receive nil marks.
  • The candidate must pass the cut off GITAM GAT 2017 online exam to be qualified for the Admission.
  • On completion of the online test, the computer will display the result in terms of number of total correct answers and wrong answers and the net score.

Below is a table regarding GITAM GAT 2017 Exam Pattern:

The Exam Pattern for GITAM GAT 2017 is given in the table below:

Sections Subjects Total no. of questions Total Marks
     A Mathematics/ Biology       40      120
     B Physics       30        90
     C Chemistry       30        90
  Total      100       300


Preparation Tips for GITAM GAT 2017:

  • Once the Exam Pattern for GITAM GAT 2017 is known, candidates are advised to check up the GITAM GAT 2017 Syllabus. This will be enabling them to know the topics they are supposed to study for the entrance test.
  • In addition practise with the GITAM GAT 2017 Mock Test is beneficial as it gives a practical idea about how the test will be so they can be better prepared.

Note: This article is based on last year Information Brochure; the article will be updated as soon as the official Brochure for GITAM GAT 2017 is released.