SCOPE OF GATE EXAMINATION
Recruitment in PSU'S . Many Public Sector Undertaking like NTPC/ONGC/NHPC/IOCL/GAIL/PGCIL/CONCOR /BHEL/BEL/MECON/DDA/BPCL/HPCL/HECL etc. have indicated their interest in GATE qualified candidates.
Research Institutes GATE qualified candidates in the Engineering discipline are also eligible for the award of Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) & Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) in CSIR Laboratories. JRF & SRF are stipend bases fellowships. The stipend amount generally lies between Rs 15000/- to Rs 20000/- for CSIR laboratories.
Stipend in BARC . Reputed Institutes like BARC also considering or Specify GATE SCORE CARD mandatory for their various courses offered by institute. It is also stipend based course with average stipend of Rs 15000/- to Rs 20000/- for GATE qualified students. Some courses named as self supporting courses also asked for valid GATE Score Card in BARC.
Scholarships in ME/M.Tech . To enhance/promote the master education in India the Scholarship/ Assistance ship is likely to be Rs 11,800/- per month is paid from MHRD to GATE qualified student. It is financial assistance for candidates so that they can easily afford their needs during their course and thesis work.
Library Funds . The candidates who get admission in various universities (approved by UGC or AICET) will be eligible for library funds to accommodate their needs of Books/Notes/CDs during their masters in technology/engineering. The allowances of Rs 5000/- per year will be paid to every eligible candidate.
Master in Technology/Engineering . It is an opportunity for students to earn Masters in Technology degree in their area of interest subjects, for those students who they have missed their train of IIT's, IIIT's and NIT's in their JEE Advance or JEE or AlEE exam.
Placement Drive . During placement drive more and better technical companies (like: Google, CISCo, TATA, Skoda, Maruti, LG electronics, Simens, Samsung etc) are coming for campus placement in reputed universities like IIT's, IIIT's, NIT's, Vellore, PEC, DCE, Thapar etc. Companies being offered higher salaries packages to master in engineering students as compared to bachelor in engineering students.
Teaching Jobs . ME/M. Tech Degree also provides opportunity for those who wishing to apply for faculty in top educational universities (like: Indus University, Sharda university, Amity University, Lovely university, Arni University etc.). All these companies coming for placements in top rate colleges and universities. These top educational universities are offering Astt. Professor designation to their candidates with highly paid packages of 5-7 lacs per annum.
200% Assured Job Placements . Now days companies are more inclined towards ME/M.tech students during placements. More jobs in R&D departments generally offered to GATE qualified candidates as compared to BE/B. Tech students. It is an opportunity for a student to get technical profile jobs in their dream companies. The top rated universities offer highly paid packages to the GATE qualified students too. It is an opportunity for candidate to get 200% placement during their academic years.