GATE 2022 Syllabus for Civil Engineering, Download PDF

GATE 2022 Syllabus for Civil Engineering, Download PDF

BySachin Singh  |  Updated on: May 18, 2021GATE 2022 application process with late fees has been deactivated. GATE Civil Engineering 2022 is an examination for all civil engineering graduates and others for admission to MTech, ME, and PhD admissions to IITs, NITs, and IIITs. Check GATE CE exam dates 2022, new subjects, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, preparation material and more.
GATE 2022 application process with late fees has been deactivated. GATE Civil Engineering 2022 is an examination for all civil engineering graduates and others for admission to MTech, ME, and PhD admissions to IITs, NITs, and IIITs. Check GATE CE exam dates 2022, new subjects, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, preparation material and more.
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GATE CE (Civil) Syllabus 2022

GATE CE Syllabus is given here in detail for the candidates who are willing to apply for the GATE 2022 exam in the Civil Engineering (CE) discipline. GATE CE 2022 exam is being organized by IIT Kharagpur, hence, the syllabus for GATE Civil exam shall be released by IIT Kharagpur in the notification. However, you will not get to see any new changes in the GATE CE Syllabus 2022. We have provided to you the GATE CE Syllabus for your convenience to study for the exam well ahead of the GATE Exam Date. Having prior knowledge of the GATE 2022 Syllabus for CE will boost your preparation for the exam as you will know the topics that you have to study for the exam. 

GATE CE Syllabus comprises of two compulsory sections, General Aptitude and Engineering Mathematics.  You can also check the GATE CE Exam Pattern and books for your preparation for GATE CE 2022 Examination. Further, you can also download GATE CE Syllabus PDF that is given in the subsequent paragraphs.

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GATE 2022 Syllabus for Civil Engineering (CE)

The list of chapters that you have to study to qualify GATE 2022 exam is given below. The sub-topics for the same have been mentioned in the GATE 2022 CE Syllabus PDF. You can download GATE CE Syllabus PDF from the link provided below. 

GATE CE General Aptitude Syllabus

The GATE CE General Aptitude syllabus is common to all the candidates belonging to different engineering disciplines and is compulsory for every student. 

Subjects

Topics of GATE CE Syllabus 2022

GATE CE Syllabus for General Aptitude 

Verbal Ability 

  • English Grammar

  • Sentence Completion

  • Verbal Analogies

  • Word Groups Instructions

  • Critical Reasoning And Verbal Deduction, etc.

Numerical 

  • Numerical Computation

  • Numerical Estimation

  • Numerical Reasoning And Data Interpretation, etc.

Section 1: GATE CE Syllabus for Engineering Mathematics

The section-wise syllabus for GATE CE engineering mathematics is given below.

  • Linear Algebra

  • Calculus

  • Ordinary Differential Equation (ODE)

  • Partial Differential Equation (PDE)

  • Probability and Statistics

  • Numerical Methods

Section 2: GATE Syllabus for CE Structural Engineering

  • Solid Mechanics

  • Construction Materials and Management

  • Engineering Mechanics

  • Structural Analysis

  • Steel Structures

  • Concrete Structures

Section 3: GATE CE Syllabus for Geotechnical Engineering

  • Foundation Engineering

  • Soil Mechanics

Section 4: GATE Syllabus for CE Water Resources Engineering

  • Hydrology

  • Hydraulics

  • Fluid Mechanics

  • Irrigation

Section 5: GATE Syllabus for CE Environmental Engineering

  • Air pollution

  • Municipal Solid Wastes

  • Water and Waste Water Quality and Treatment

Section 6: GATE Syllabus for CE Transportation Engineering

  • Traffic Engineering

  • Transportation Infrastructure

  • Highway Pavements

Section 7: GATE CE Syllabus for Geomatics Engineering

  • Principles of surveying
  • Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

Download GATE Civil Engineering Syllabus 2022 PDF Here

GATE Exam Pattern 2022 for Civil Engineering

The GATE CE Exam Pattern 2022 is given below. 

Particulars          

Details

GATE Exam Duration 

Three hours

Mode of examination    

Computer-based test

Question type  

  • Objective Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) , and
  • Numerical Answer Type (NAT)

Number of questions    

65

Total marks       

100

Sections              

  • General Aptitude
  • Mathematics
  • Subject-specific questions

Marking Scheme             

  • One mark MCQs: 1/3 mark will be deducted for incorrect response
  • Two mark MCQs: 2/3 mark will be deducted for incorrect response
  • NAT: No negative marking

Detailed GATE CE Exam Pattern 2022

GATE Civil Syllabus Weightage

Know the GATE CE subject wise weightage of the previous years. You will also know the GATE Civil weightage of 2021 exam. 

GATE 2021 Civil Engineering Weightage of Sections 

TopicWeightage (Marks)
Numerical Ability8
Verbal Ability7
Engineering Mathematics 10
Engineering Mechanics1
Construction Materials & Management6
Steel Structure5
Soil Mechanics 15
Fluid Mechanics & Hydraulics8
Hydrology & Irrigation5
Water & Waste Water10
Transportation Engineering11
Geomatics Engineering5

GATE CE General Aptitude (GA) Weighatge: Common syllabus for all GATE papers

Section

Topics

Paper 2020 (Weightage)

Paper 2019 (Weightage)

Paper 2018 (Weightage)

Paper 2017 (Weightage)

      

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Numerical Ability

Numerical computation

8

8

8

8

11

13

10

9

Numerical estimation

Numerical Reasoning and data interpretation

Verbal Ability

English Grammar

7

7

7

7

4

2

5

6

Verbal Analogies

Vocabulary

Total

15

15

15

15

15

15

15

15

GATE Civil Engineering Mathematics Weightage 

Subject

Topics

 

Paper 2020 (Weightage)

Paper 2019 (Weightage)

Paper 2018 (Weightage)

Paper 2017 (Weightage)

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Engineering Mathematics

Linear Algebra

10

12

10

12

2

4

4

3

Calculus

3

4

2

4

Ordinary Differential Equation (ODE)

4

1

4

2

Partial Differential Equation (PDE)

Probability and Statistics

-

3

3

2

Numerical Methods

-

1

2

-

Total

9

13

GATE Civil Structural Engineering Weightage

Section

Subjects

Paper 2020 (Weightage)

 

Paper 2019 (Weightage)

Paper 2018 (Weightage)

Paper 2017 (Weightage)

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Structural Engineering

Engineering Mechanics

1

0

1

0

2

2

2

-

Solid Mechanics

   

6

3

6

9

Structural Analysis

6

3

6

3

4

5

7

3

Construction Materials and Management

 

2

1

2

6

Concrete Structures

    

6

6

3

3

Steel Structures

5

4

5

4

4

6

2

2

Total

127  

24

23

GATE Civil Geotechnical Engineering Weightage

Section

Topics

Paper 2020 (Weightage)

 

Paper 2019 (Weightage)

Paper 2018 (Weightage)

Paper 2017 (Weightage)

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Geotechnical Engineering

Soil Mechanics

15

14

15

14

9

12

12

9

Foundation Engineering

   

5

3

3

4

Total 

15141514

14

15

GATE Civil Water Resources Engineering Weightage

Section

Subjects

Paper 2020 (Weightage)

 

Paper 2019 (Weightage)

Paper 2018 (Weightage)

Paper 2017 (Weightage)

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Water Resources Engineering

Fluid Mechanics & Hydraulics

8

7

8

7

10

7

8

5

Hydrology

3

4

3

2

 

13

4

1

 

12

5

3

3

7

Irrigation

2

1

0

2

2

2

Total

13

12

15

12

GATE Civil Transportation Engineering Weightage

Subject

Paper 2020 (Weightage)

 

Paper 2019 (Weightage)

Paper 2018 (Weightage)

Paper 2017 (Weightage)

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2

Set 1

Set 2 

Transportation Engineering

11

11

11

11

9

9

7

9

GATE 2022 CE Important Books

In this, we have provided you with a list of the important books for GATE CE 2022 Exam as per the subject. 

Topic

Book Name

Author

Strength of Materials

Strength of Materials (Edition 2)

U.C Jindal

Structural Analysis

Basic Structural Analysis (Edition 3)

C.S.Reddy

R.C.C. Design

R.C.C. Designs (Reinforced Concrete Structures) (Edition 3)

B.C.Punmia, Ashok Kumar Jain, Arun Jain

Design Of Steel Structures

Design Of Steel Structures (Edition 3)

S.K Duggal

Environmental Engineering

Water Supply Engineering(Environmental Engineering Vol.1) (Edition 28)

S.K Duggal

Soil Mechanics & Foundation Engineering

Basics and Applied Soil mechanics (Edition 2)

Gopal Ranjan, A.S.R.Rao

Fluid Mechanics & Fluid Machines

Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics (Edition 14)

Dr. P.N.Modi, Dr S.M Seth

Highway Engineering

Highway Engineering

S.K.Khanna, C.E.G.Justo

Surveying

Surveying (vol. 1,2,3)

B.C.Punia, Askok jain, Arun Jain

Engineering Hydrology

Engineering Hydrology (Edition 4)

K Subramanya

Irrigation Engineering

Irrigation Engineering and Hydraulic Structures (Edition 1)

S.K Garg

Engineering Mathematics

Higher Engineering Mathematics (Edition 43)

B.S. Grewal

Aptitude

Quantitative Aptitude For Competitive Examinations (Edition 7)

R.S. Aggarwal

 

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

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Civil Engineering from NIT Calicut. Community Manager for ESE, GATE, SSC JE & other exams.
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  • GATE 2022 exam will be organised by IIT Kharagpur.

  • GATE Civil Syllabus will have three parts, General Aptitude , Engineering Mathematics, and Civil Engineering paper.

  • GATE CE Engineering Mathematics will have the following subjects:

    • Linear Algebra

    • Calculus

    • Ordinary Differential Equation (ODE)

    • Partial Differential Equation (PDE)

    • Probability and Statistics

    • Numerical Methods

    You can download GATE CE Syllabus PDF here

  • GATE CE 2022 paper will have both MCQ and conventional papers. 

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