GATE Final Answer Key 2018 Released

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GATE Final Answer Key 2018 / Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2018 Exam Answer Key 2018 Released

IIT Guwahati is all set to release the final official answer key of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering, GATE 2018, on March 14, 2018.

The Final Answer Keys for GATE 2018 would be available on the official website –

The provisional GATE answer key was released on February 15, 2018. After that candidates had submitted their challenges from February 21 to 23, 2018. Based on those challenges, IIT Guwahati is publishing the final answer key on Wednesday. Now, the results, which would be declared on March 17, 2018, would be calculated on the basis of this new final answer key. The results would be made available to the candidates from March 20, 2018 onwards.

Click here for GATE 2018 previous year question papers and online test practice

GATE 2018 Question Papers and Answer Keys

GATE 2018 Question Papers and Answer Keys
Aerospace Engineering (AE) Question Paper Answer Key
Agricultural Engineering (AG) Question Paper Answer Key
Architecture and Planning (AR) Question Paper Answer Key
Biotechnology (BT) Question Paper Answer Key
Civil Engineering (CE) Question Paper (CE01)

Question Paper (CE02)

Answer Key (CE01)

Answer Key (CE02)

Chemical Engineering (CH) Question Paper Answer Key
Computer Science and Information Technology (CS) Question Paper Answer Key
Chemistry (CY) Question Paper Answer Key
Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC) Question Paper Answer Key
Electrical Engineering (EE) Question Paper Answer Key
Ecology and Evolution (EY) Question Paper Answer Key
Geology and Geophysics (GG) Question Paper Answer Key
Instrumentation Engineering (IN) Question Paper Answer Key
Mathematics (MA) Question Paper Answer Key
Mechanical Engineering (ME) Question Paper (ME01)

Question Paper (ME02)

Answer Key (ME01)

Answer Key (ME02)

Mining Engineering (MN) Question Paper Answer Key
Metallurgical Engineering (MT) Question Paper Answer Key
Petroleum Engineering (PE) Question Paper Answer Key
Physics (PH) Question Paper Answer Key
Production and Industrial Engineering (PI) Question Paper Answer Key
Textile Engineering and Fibre Science (TF) Question Paper Answer Key
Engineering Sciences (XE) Paper Sections Life Sciences (XL) Paper Sections
Engineering Mathematics (XE-A) Question Paper (Includes GA) Answer Key (All Sections) Chemistry (XL-P) Question Paper (Includes GA) Answer Key (All Sections)
Fluid Mechanics (XE-B) Question Paper Biochemistry (XL-Q) Question Paper
Materials Science (XE-C) Question Paper Botany (XL-R) Question Paper
Solid Mechanics (XE-D) Question Paper Microbiology (XL-S) Question Paper
Thermodynamics (XE-E) Question Paper Zoology (XL-T) Question Paper
Polymer Science and Engineering (XE-F) Question Paper Food Technology (XL-U) Question Paper
Food Technology (XE-G) Question Paper
Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (XE-H) Question Paper

Click here to view official GATE Answer key 2018

GATE 2018: Important dates

  • Conduct of exam: February 3,4,10 and 11
  • Unofficial answer keys: February 3, 2018
  • Official answer keys by IITG: February 15, 2018
  • Challenge of answer key with payment: February 21 to 23, 2018
  • Release of final answer key: March 14, 2018
  • Declaration of result: March 17, 2018
  • Scorecard available for download: March 20, 2018

Steps to download GATE answer keys

  1. Click on the link given here –
  2. GATE 2018 candidate login page will open
  3. Enter your enrolment ID and password
  4. There you can see Gate 2018 answer key in candidate dashboard

IIT Guwahati had earlier released the candidate’s response sheet for all the candidates who appeared in the examination. The answer key and question paper has been released for all the 23 subjects for which the exam was conducted.

GATE Result / SCORE CARD 2018

The result will be published online and the candidates will be able to check their result by entering their Enrollment ID / Email ID and Password. The GATE scorecard will provide the details of the performance level of the candidate in a particular subject. The GATE 2018 score is valid for three years from the date of announcement of the results.

The scorecard for GATE 2018 will be available for download by online mode only. No candidate will receive it by any other mode. The candidates can download their score card between March 20 to May 31, 2018, from the GOAPS portal. However, to obtain the soft copy of the GATE score card after the last date, you must pay an amount of Rs. 500 for obtaining it before December 31, 2018.

GATE 2018 Cut off

To qualify GATE 2018, the candidates need to obtain marks equal to or more than the cut off marks. The cut off marks for GATE 2018 is not yet announced by IIT Guwahati, however, it is usually between 21 to 40. So for this year as well the candidates can expect the same.

Last year the cut off for CE, ME, stream in General category was 28.70, 25.8 for OBC and 19.10 for SC/ST/PH. For ME stream the cut off for General was 32.87, for OBC it was 29 and 21 for SC/ST/PH. In EE stream the cut off was 25.20 for General category, 25.20 in OBC and 16.70 in SC/ST/PH. For EC and CS stream, the cut off in General, OBC, and SC/ST/PH category was 25.00, 22.50 and 16.60.

For IN stream, 34.60 in Gen, 31.10 in OBC, 23.00 in SC/ST/PH. For CH stream, the cut off in Gen category was 44.30, 39.80 in OBC, and 29.50 in SC/ST/PH. Last but not the least, in BT stream, the cut off was 38.90 in Gen, 35.00 for OBC, and 25.90 for SC/ST/PH.

GATE exam is important in not just that it is an eligibility exam for admission to M.Tech. programmes but also because GATE scores are accepted by several PSUs for recruitment of graduate trainees/management trainees.

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