GATE CSE Counseling 2023: COAP & CCMT Counseling for NITs AND IITs.

GATE CSE Counseling 2023: COAP & CCMT Counseling for NITs AND IITs.

ByAnand Pandey  |  Updated on: Aug 12, 2022
GATE CSE Counseling 2023 will begin after the declaration of the GATE Scorecard. Know about GATE CSE 2023 counseling eligibility, schedule, and process for CCMT and COAP. Also check GATE CSE counseling 2023 important dates.
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GATE CSE counseling 2023 will be conducted for postgraduate admissions to the Indian Institutes of Technology, National Institutes of Technology, and other National /State Engineering colleges in India. COAP (Common Offer Acceptance Portal) 2023 will be conducted for Students who qualify for the GATE 2023 exam and appear in the counseling for IITs M.Tech admission. In addition, CCMT (Centralized Counselling for MTech / MArch/ MPlan) conducts centralized counseling for NIT M.Tech admission.

The candidate who wants to appear for GATE CSE counseling 2023 has to separately apply for COAP and CCMT counseling to get admission to the participating institutes. The various aspects of GATE CSE counseling 2023, like the application process, fees, institute locking, and admission-taking process, can be checked through the complete page below.

GATE CSE Counseling 2023

GATE CSE Counseling 2023 will begin after the declaration of the GATE CSE Scorecard. Candidates with a valid GATE CSE Scorecard of the last three years, i.e., 2022, 2021, and 2020 will be able to apply for GATE CSE Counseling 2023. Further, the private universities conduct their admission procedure for admission through GATE for M. Tech courses. The GATE Computer Science Counselling is done through two methods for taking admissions into M.Tech programs in IITs. NITs, GFTI, and other institutions. 

  1. GATE couselling through COAP: Through the GATE COAP counseling, candidates can apply for the M. Tech course in the participating IITs and IISC Bangalore. 
  2. GATE counseling through CCMT: Through GATE CCMT Counseling, candidates can apply for M. Tech courses offered by the NITs, IIITs, and CFTIs.

GATE CSE Counselling Dates

The counseling dates for GATE 2023 CSE will be updated here for admission through COAP and CCMT. The various dates for GATE CSE counseling 2023 for NITS counseling (CCMT) and IITs counseling (COAP) are shared below. 

Events

Exam Dates

GATE CSE 2023 Exam Date

5,6,12,13 February 2022

GATE CSE 2023 Result Declaration

16th March 2022

GATE CCMT 2023

To be announced

GATE COAP 2023

To be announced

GATE 2023 Counselling Date through COAP

Round

Dates

Round 1

To be Announced

Round 2

To be Announced

Round 3

 To be Announced

Round 4

To be Announced

Round 5

 To be Announced

COAP 2023 additional rounds

To be Announced

GATE CCMT 2023 Counselling Dates

GATE CCMT Counselling Events

Dates

Release of CCMT notification 2023

To be Announced

Online CCMT registration

To be Announced

Resolution of issues related to fee payment

To be Announced

CCMT 2023 choice filling and locking

To be Announced

Automatic locking of saved choices

To be Announced

CCMT Round 1

Seat allotment

To be Announced

Payment of seat acceptance fee and reporting

To be Announced

Verification of documents

To be Announced

Online seat withdrawal and online willingness to change

To be Announced

CCMT 2023 Round 2

CCMT Seat allotment result

To be Announced

Payment of seat acceptance fee & reporting

To be Announced

Online document verification

To be Announced

Online seat withdrawal and online willingness to change

To be Announced

CCMT 2023 Round 3

CCMT Seat allotment result

To be Announced

Payment of seat acceptance fee & reporting

To be Announced

Document Verification

To be Announced

Online admission (PI Reporting)

To be Announced

Online seat withdrawal from the admitted institute

To be Announced

GATE CSE Counseling 2023 - Through COAP & CCMT

As already discussed, the GATE CSE Counseling is done through Common Offer Acceptance Portal (COAP) and Centralized Counselling for M. Tech, M. Arch, M. Planning (CCMT). Let us now explain to you the admission process through COAP and CCMT.

GATE CSE Counseling Through COAP

Candidates with a valid GATE Score can take admitted for M.Tech courses in the participating IITs and IISC Bangalore. All the participating IITs upload the admission offer for the M.Tech course as per the GATE Score. The selection of candidates depends upon the availability of seats.

Candidates aspiring for admission to IISC Bangalore must apply through the GATE COAP portal. The process for admission into IISC Bangalore comprises an interview with a weightage of 30% and a GATE Score with a weightage of 70%. 

GATE CSE Counseling Through CCMT

GATE CCMT Counselling is done for all the NITs and GFTIs in the country for M. Tech, M. Arch, and M. Planning courses for the candidates who hold GATE Scorecards. Different dates are announced for the CCMT Counselling on the CCMT portal.

How to Apply for GATE CSE Counseling?

The GATE CSE Counseling 2023 involves the following stages for filling up the GATE COAP and CCMT forms. Candidates registered on COAP and CCMT portals must also register separately on the Institutes' websites. In addition, institutes will ask for the COAP and CCMT enrollment numbers to be filled separately in the forms.

Step 1: Online Registration on CCMT/COAP portal

Step 2: Online Filling and Locking of Choices

Step 3: Verification of Documents

Step 4: Seat Allotment

Step 5: Reporting to the Allotted Institute

Counseling Procedure for GATE CSE Seats

Various rounds of counseling are conducted if seats are left vacant in Institutes whose decision is taken by the Institute that is in charge of conducting GATE counseling for that particular year. GATE CSE Counseling 2023 follows the following three procedures for accepting and rejecting the choice given to a candidate. The c

  • Accept and Freeze: Accepting and Freezing means that you have accepted the allotted seat and do not want up-gradation.
  • Retain and Wait: Selection of this option means that you have accepted the given seat but want up-gradation. 
  • Reject and Wait: This means that a candidate does not want to accept any of the offers available. 

FAQs about GATE CSE Counseling 2023

  • Admission into IITs for pursuing M. Tech is done through the Common Offer Acceptance Portal (COAP) online. 

  • In order to take admission to IISC Bangalore, the candidate will have to apply for a seat through the COAP. On the basis of the marks and rank of the candidate, IISC Bangalore will conduct an interview with a weightage being 30%. 

  • If you do not get selected through COAP, then you can apply for admission for M. Tech through Centralized Counselling for M. Tech, M. Arch, M. Planning or CCMT. 

  • You will be able to take admission in NITs, IIEST Shibpur, and some IIITs and GFTIs by applying through CCMT portal.

  • Candidates can get admission to IITs through GATE CSE counseling 2023 'COAP' - Common Offer Acceptance Portal, conducted yearly by 27 IITs and IISC in rotation. IITs also conduct Interviews for certain branches, which will be conducted at IITs.

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