GATE CS Paper Analysis 2022: Review, Difficulty Level, Attempts

GATE CS Paper Analysis 2022: Review, Difficulty Level, Attempts

ByAnand Pandey  |  Updated on: Feb 5, 2022
GATE Computer Science Exam Analysis 2022 has been released. Know all about good attempts, difficulty level, topic-wise weightage and many more. Check all the details regarding the GATE CSE 2022 exam analysis
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GATE CS Paper Analysis 2022: Check the GATE Computer Science Exam Analysis 2022. The GATE Computer Science was conducted on 5 February 2022 in the afternoon shift. The exam took place from 9-12 PM. We have provided the complete GATE CSE exam analysis 2022 to the candidates. Know all about the subject-wise weightage, difficult sections, good attempts and many more in exam analysis for GATE CSE 2022. The experienced faculty carried out the detailed GATE 2022 Computer Science exam analysis here. 

GATE CSE Paper Analysis 2022

GATE CSE Paper Analysis 5th February 2022: GATE Computer Science 2022 exam has been successfully conducted by IIT Kharagpur on 5th February 2022 in the Forenoon session (9:00 AM-12:00 PM). As the GATE exam avails the opportunity to pursue higher studies in IIT's/NIT's for Computer Science engineers, we are expecting a large no of candidates appearing for the exam.

For your convenience, we have stated the GATE CSE 2022 Exam analysis below. Also, check our Youtube GATE CSE exam Analysis 2022 

GATE CSE Exam Analysis 2022

GATE CSE Expected Cutoff 2022

GATE CSE Answer  Key 2022

GATE CSE Question Paper 2022

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Highlights of GATE CSE Paper 2022: Forenoon Shift

  • There were 15 MSQ (Multiple Select Questions), 16 NAT (Numerical Answer Type), and 24 MCQ ( Multiple choice type) questions asked on the paper.
  • The difficulty level of the GATE CS 2022 paper was Moderate to Tough.
  • Computer Networks carried the highest marks weightage in the examination.
  • Engineering Mathematics carried 6 marks and Discreet Mathematics carried 9 marks.
  • General aptitude was not easy this time.
  • The Quantitative Aptitude questions were Moderate.
  • There were more theoretical and conceptual questions asked in the paper this time.
  • More weightage was given to MSQ's this year by IIT Khargpur.

GATE CS Exam Analysis 5th February 2022: Weightage Analysis 

The subject-wise weightage analysis of the GATE CS forenoon shift is shared below in the post. Candidates can get an idea of 2 marks and 1 marks questions asked from each subject - 

Subjects

Questions

Total Marks

1 Mark

2 Marks

Algorithms

 3

Data Structures and Programming

 9

Computer Organization

 2

Digital Logic

 1

 5

Computer Network

 3

 11

Theory of Computation

 2

10

Databases

 3

 2

Compiler Design

 2

 5

Operating Systems

 2

 2

Discrete Mathematics

 3

Engineering Mathematics

 2

 2

6

General Aptitude

 5

 5

 15

Total

 30

35 

100 

Pie Chart of Subject wise analysis - 

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GATE CS Previous Year Paper Analysis & Weightage: Session 1

Highlights of GATE 2021 CSE Paper: Shift 1

  • The difficulty level of the GATE CS paper was Easy to moderate
  • Algorithms & Discrete Mathematics carried the highest marks weightage.
  • Engineering Maths and General aptitude was quite easy
  • 9 to 12 MSQ Questions were there in the Paper
  • 50% direct concept based numerical.
  • 14 to 16 NAT type questions were there in the Paper
  • 20% of conceptual questions
  • 15% of theoretical questions were asked.
Subjects
Questions
Total Marks
1 Mark2 Marks
Algorithms4412
Data Structures238
Computer Organization226
Digital Logic125
Computer Network238
Theory of Computation238
Databases238
Compiler Design238
Operating Systems315
Discrete Mathematics3411
Engineering Mathematics226
General Aptitude5515
Total3035100

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GATE CS Previous Year Paper Analysis & Weightage: Session 2

  • The difficulty level of the GATE CS paper 2 was Moderate to Difficult.
  • Engineering Maths and General aptitude was easy.
  • 8 MSQ Questions were there in the Paper
  • 18 NAT type questions were there in the Paper
Subjects
Questions
Total Questions
MCQMSQNAT
Algorithms3003
Data Structures2013
Computer Organization1135
Digital Logic2024
Computer Network3126
Theory of Computation4217
Databases3126
Compiler Design2114
Operating Systems2125
Discrete Mathematics4026
Engineering Mathematics3126
General Aptitude100010
Total3981865

 Comparison with Last Years GATE CS Questions Asked 

Candidates can also know about the weightage of different subjects and compare the data with this previous year's question paper to get the complete idea of the maximum questions are asked from which subjects in recent years. 

S.No.

Subject Name

2022

2021

2020

Set-1

Set-2

1

Algorithm

13

9

8

2

Data Structures & Programming

 9

8

9

10

3

Theory of Computation

10 

8

11

9

4

Compiler Design

 5

7

8

4

5

Databases

 7

8

8

8

6

Computer Networks

 11

12

7

6

7

Computer Organization

 8

5

8

11

8

Discrete Mathematics

 9

6

6

10

9

Engg. Mathematics

 6

6

7

5

10

Digital Logic

 5

6

5

6

11

Operating Systems

 6

6

7

8

12

General Aptitude

15 

15

15

15

 

Total

 100

100

100

100

Questions Asked in GATE CSE Paper 2022 Forenoon Shift

We have collected questions shared by our candidates who have appeared in GATE 2022 CS exam in the forenoon shift which are as follows - 

1. Data Base Question - NAT 

QUESTION - R  (A B C D E) 

AB → C

BC  → D

C  → E 

Find the number of super keys?

2. Computer Organization & Architecture - memory based 

QUESTION - Which of the following give the maximum throughput for transferring data from hard disk to main memory

(A) - DMA (Correct)

(B) - Interrupt driven I/O

(C) - Programmed I/O

(D) - Palling based I/O

3. Discreet Mathematics - NAT 

QUESTION -10 vertices, what is the max no of edges in the disconnected graph?

4. Algorithms - NAT - 2 Marks

The only operation allowed is only enqueue and Dequeue. The number of enqueue operations in Q1 needed so that get the reverie of 1, 2, 3, 4 in the final state is : 

5.- Discrete Mathematics - Memory based

QUESTION -Consider a Peterson Graph

Which of the following is true?

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(A) The Chromatic number is .......

(B) The number of independent let in the graph is three

(C) The graph is isomorphic 

(D) It contains a Hamiltonian path

GATE CS Exam Analysis 2022: Good Attempts

Candidates can check the number of good attempts for the GATE CSE 2022 exam. This will boost the confidence of GATE CS aspirants until the official GATE response sheet is published by IIT Kharagpur. The good attempts for apirant to excel in exam and come out with flying course should be 44-50 questions. 

GATE CSE 2022 Expected Cut-Off

The expected cut-off for the GATE CS 2022 Exam this year will be around 28-30 marks because the paper was Moderate to tough this year this cut off may go a bit higher.

GATE CS Exam Analysis FAQs

  • GATE CS paper analysis will cover the good attempts, difficulty level, memory-based questions from the exam.

  • The GATE CS exam analysis will be shared with the difficulty level, good attempts & pattern asked. The detailed exam analysis for GATE computer Science Ecam will be made here once the exam has been conducted. 

  • GATE CS 2022 exam will be conducted on 5 February 2022.

  • Scoring 80+ in GATE CSE exam can help you get a good rank.

  • OICL, BARC, ONGC, DRDO, POSOCO, HPCL recruit candidates from the Computer Science branch on the basis of GATE Scores. 

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