GATE CE Counseling 2022 - 2023

GATE CE Counseling 2022 - 2023

ByMohit Uniyal  |  Updated on: Jul 29, 2022
Learn about the GATE COAP Counselling 2023 for CE (Civil Engineering). Know the Dates for the CE Counselling 2023. Know the details regarding M.Tech. Admission and Process involving the admission.

GATE Civil Engineering Counseling 2023 process will start soon after the result is declared on the official GATE website. Candidates are advised to apply for the counseling process as and when it starts.

Here we have also talked all about the GATE 2023 Counselling process, such as counseling Dates, features, and what documents are required to participate in the counseling process.

GATE Civil Engineering Counseling 2023

Candidates who clear the GATE CE Exam can apply for IITs by applying to COAP for M.Tech admission. For admissions in NITs, candidates should apply for CCMT for M.Tech admission. GATE 2022 counseling process will be conducted through COAP and CCMT. Candidates to apply separately for COAP & CCMT to get admission to the participating institutes. 

For admission to NITs, IIITs, and GFITs, CCMT counseling is conducted. COAP is conducted for admission to IITs. Based on GATE scores obtained by the candidates, the state and private universities can conduct their own counseling. Candidates will be allotted respective colleges based on their GATE scores using the GATE counseling process.

GATE 2023 Counselling Dates


Important Dates

Application for GATE 2023

30 August 2022

GATE 2023 Result Date

16 March 2023

Availability of GATE 2023 Score Card

21 March 2023

CCMT 2023

To be notified

COAP 2023

To be notified

GATE COAP Counselling Date 2023

The dates for the GATE 2023 are given below in the table. 



COAP round 1

To Be Notified

COAP 2021 round 2

To Be Notified

COAP round 3

To Be Notified

COAP 2021 round 4

To Be Notified

COAP round 5

To Be Notified

COAP 2021 additional rounds

To Be Notified

GATE Counselling 2023 Important Features

  • IIT Kanpur will be conducting the GATE 2023.
  • Candidates have to apply for COAP and CCMT counseling for admissions to IITs and NITs.
  • On the basis of GATE scores, COAP is conducted for admission to IITs.
  • Admissions to NITs, IIITs and GFITs is conducted by CCMT.
  • Many institutes conduct a written test or interview for shortlisting candidates.

GATE 2023 Counselling - M.Tech Admissions into IITs

  • If the candidate fills a separate application form, only then the MTech Admissions in IITs will be done.
  • Candidates have to for COAP Counselling for admissions in IITs.
  • Candidates are required to register on the individual institute’s website as well.

GATE Counselling 2023 - M.Tech Admissions into NITs, IIITs and GFITs

  • Counselling for MTech admissions in NITs, IIITs and GFITs by applying for CMT
  • There will be a total of three rounds
  • Steps of registration, making the payment of fee, doing choice locking followed by the document verification will be a part of the counselling process.
  • GATE scores/ranks, availability of seats and choices locked by the candidates will determine the final seat allotment in the GATE Counselling 2022 process.

GATE 2023 Counselling Process

GATE 2023 Counselling process will be done for the candidates who will obtain the qualifying marks in GATE. The candidates will have three options to select from as per their preference. 

  • Option 1 - Accept and Freeze: If a candidate wants to accept the allotted seat and does not want up-gradation in any subsequent rounds of seat allotment. 
  • Option 2 - Retain and Wait: This option is exercised when candidates wish to accept the allotted seat and want up-gradation in further rounds.
  • Option 3 - Reject and Wait: This option is for those who are not willing to accept any of the offers available. 

GATE Counselling Flowchart

The given flowchart will help you to understand the process of Counselling for GATE in a better way.



GATE 2023 Counselling - M.Tech Admissions into State and Private Universities

  • State and private universities will conduct a separate counselling process.
  • A separate written test and interview for the admission process may be conducted by many universities.
  • Based on the score obtained in the GATE Exam, many universities give admission.


Take a look at the colleges and universities taking GATE Scores:

  • Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering and Technology
  • Bharati Vidyapeeth, Pune
  • COEP (College of Engineering, Pune)
  • DIAT Pune
  • DTU (Delhi Technical University)
  • IISc Bangalore
  • IITM-K (Indian Institute of Technology and Management- Kerala)
  • Maharashtra M.Tech Admission
  • NSIT
  • PEC (Punjab Engineering College)
  • PTU
  • RGIPT (Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum and Technology)
  • RGUKT Hyderabad
  • Thapar University
  • University of Hyderabad

Documents Required During Counselling

  • Class 10th certificate and mark sheet
  • Class 12th certificate and mark sheet
  • Graduation mark sheet of all the semester
  • Caste certificate (if applicable)
  • EWS Certificate (if applicable)
  • GATE Admit Card
  • Valid Photo ID
  • GATE Scorecard
  • College leaving certificate issued by the college
  • Passport size photograph of the candidate.
Important GATE CE Links
GATE Civil Engineering 2022GATE Civil Paper Analysis 2022
GATE Civil Engineering Apply OnlineGATE CE Eligibility Criteria 2022
GATE Civil Answer Key 2022GATE CE Syllabus 2022 PDF
GATE Civil Study Plan
GATE Civil Books 2022
GATE Civil Question Papers
GATE Civil Cut Off 2021
GATE Civil Engineering Result 2022
GATE Civil Engineering Score Card 2022
GATE Civil Exam Pattern 2022GATE Civil Engineering Admit Card 2022

GATE CE Counselling FAQs

  • There is no common counselling process for GATE 2023; students have to apply separately for admissions in IITs and NITs/IIITs.

  • CCMT 2023 counselling will be conducted for admissions to NITs, IIITs and GFITs by applying online and paying the registration fee.

  • GATE result 2023 will be released on 16 March 2022.

  • You can only apply online.