GITAM GAT 2017 Exam Pattern


GITAM GAT 2017 Exam PatternGITAM GAT 2017 Exam Pattern:  GITAM University conducts GITAM Admission Test (GITAM GAT) graduate level engineering courses every year. Admissions are through GITAM GAT entrance test which is to be held in computer based mode (CBT). The CBT mode entrance examination will start from April 16, 2017. It will be conducted until April 30, 2017. With the help of GITAM GAT exam pattern, the candidates can get an idea of the structure of the exam and can make a strategy to attempt the questions accordingly. Also, through GITAM GAT 2017 exam pattern, the candidates will be aware of marking scheme, number of questions, time limit. The question paper of GITAM GAT will consists of 100 multiple choice questions from three subjects – Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Only 02 hours will be allotted to complete the exam. Following the exam pattern of GITAM GAT 2017, four marks will be allotted for a correct answer and one mark will be deducted for an incorrect answer. Candidates can check more information about GITAM GAT 2017 exam pattern from the article below.


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 four 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 computer based 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 of GITAM GAT 2017 is given in the table below:

Sections Subjects Total no. of questions Total Marks
     A Mathematics/ Biology       40 160
     B Physics       30 120
     C Chemistry       30 120
  Total      100 400


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.