GATE 2023 Exam Dates

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering is conducted for evaluating the undergraduate students on the basis of their understanding of subjects in engineering and science. The purpose of this evaluation is admission into Masters program as well as recruitment by some Public Sector Companies. In this article; interested candidates can find information about GATE exam dates, highlights and paper codes. GATE is conducted for 29 different papers.

GATE 2023 Exam dates

IIT Kanpur is conducting GATE 2023 exams on February 4, 5, 11 and 12, 2023. The dates for the examination were notified by IIT Kanpur on 27th July 2022. The application form for GATE 2023 shall be released by IIT Kanpur on 30th August 2022. In the table given below, other important dates for GATE 2023 have been mentioned – 



Releasing the notification for GATE 2023

27th July 2022

Application for releasing for GATE 2023

30th August 2022

Last Date for application form of GATE 2023

30th September 2022

Application form last date along with fees for late submission

7th October 2022

Application form correction

4th November 2022 to 11th November 2022

Admit card release date

3rd January 2023

Examination date

4th, 5th, 11th, 12th February 2023

Response sheet release date

15th February 2023

Release date for answer key

21st February 2023

Answer key challenge window date

22nd February 2021 to 25th February 2023

Result date

16th March 2023

Release date for scorecard

21st March 2023

GATE 2023 Highlight

The GATE 2023 highlights have been presented in the following table

The exam conducting authority

IIT Kanpur

Number of times a candidate appear for the GATE


Age limit

No particular age limit for sitting for the GATE exams

Frequency of GATE exam

GATE exams are held once in a year.

Date for applying for the 2023 GATE exam

Without late fees students can apply for the GATE exam on august 30, 2022

Negative marking 


Mode of examination

Computer based test

GATE Paper Codes

Paper Name Paper Code Paper Name Paper Code Paper Name Paper Code
Life Science XL Chemistry CY Mining Engineering ME
Ecology and Evolution EY Textile Engineering and Fibre Science TF Aerospace Engineering  AE
Environmental Science and Engineering ES Electronics and Communication Engineering EC Mechanical Engineering ME
Instrumentation Engineering IN Production and Industrial Engineering  PI Architecture and Planning AR
Geophysics and Geology GG Civil Engineering CH Metallurgical Engineering  MT
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering NM Physics PH Biotechnology BT
Humanities and Social Sciences XH Chemical Engineering CE Biomedical Engineering  BM
Geomatics Engineering GE Statistics  ST Petroleum Engineering PH
Electrical Engineering EE Mathematics MA Production and Industrial Engineering PI
Engineering Sciences XE Agricultural Engineering  AG

Frequently Asked Questions

When will the GATE 2023 carried out?

Answer: The GATE 2023 will be carried out on the dates of 4th...Read full

How many times is the Gate Exam carried out each year?

Answer: The GATE exams are carried out only once in a year.