GATE CSE Exam Pattern 2022,  Sectional timing, Marking Scheme

GATE CSE Exam Pattern 2022, Sectional timing, Marking Scheme

ByAnand Pandey  |  Updated on: May 14, 2021IIT Kharagpur will conduct the GATE Computer Science 2022 exam on 5, 6, 12 & !3 Feb 2022. GATE CS 2022 is an examination for all computer science graduates for admission to MTech, ME, and PhD admissions to IITs, NITs, and IIITs. Go through the GATE CSE exam dates 2022, registration, fee, new subjects, eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern, preparation material and more.
IIT Kharagpur will conduct the GATE Computer Science 2022 exam on 5, 6, 12 & !3 Feb 2022. GATE CS 2022 is an examination for all computer science graduates for admission to MTech, ME, and PhD admissions to IITs, NITs, and IIITs. Go through the GATE CSE exam dates 2022, registration, fee, new subjects, eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern, preparation material and more.
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GATE CSE Exam Pattern 2022

All candidates who are preparing for the GATE CSE exam must know the exam pattern to gain a good understanding of the pattern. The knowledge of detailed GATE CSE exam patterns is vital and important before preparing for the exam. The exam has 2 sections of 65 questions. The total mark of the exam is 100. Candidates will get three hours to complete the whole exam. There is no sectional timing in the GATE CSE exam.

The exam is conducted in online mode only. Candidates have to complete the whole exam in three hours. Interested candidates can check the exam pattern, marking scheme, and sectional timing of the GATE CSE exam.

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GATE CSE Exam Pattern 2022 Highlights

Check the main highlights of the CSE 2022 exam pattern.

Body

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

Exam Name

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineer (GATE)

Exam Level

National

Exam Mode

Online

Time Duration

3 hours.

Type of questions

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking

Yes

Detailed GATE CSE Exam Pattern 2022

The GATE exam is conducted in online mode only. The pattern remains the same over the year. Check the exam pattern.

Event

Description

Mode

Computer Based Exam(CBT)

Duration

3 hours

Sections

Two (General Aptitude & Computer Science)

Total number of Questions

65 (10 general aptitude + 55 Engineering Maths & Core subject)

Total Marks

100

Types of questions

  • Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
  • Multiple Select Questions (MSQ)
  • Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions

Marking Scheme

There are questions with 1 and 2 marks

Negative Marking

  • ⅓ marks for 1 mark questions
  • ⅔ marks for 2 marks questions
  • No negative marking for Numerical answer type questions

The Gate CSE Exam Pattern Details

There are two sections in the GATE CSE exam. The General Aptitude has 10 questions and Core subject & Engineering Mathematics has 55 questions. The total mark of the exam is 100. The detailed exam pattern of the GATE CSE is given in the table below. 

Section

Number of Questions

Marks

General Aptitude

10

15

Engineering Mathematics

55

13

Core Subject

72

Total

65

100

 

GATE Marking Scheme 2022

The exam has a mixed number of 1 and 2 marks questions. There is a negative marking of ⅓ marks of that question. There will be 0 marks for unattempted questions.

Category

Marking

Correct answer

+1/+2

Incorrect answer

⅓ / ⅔ 

No response

0

GATE CSE Exam Important Points

  • The Objective Type Multiple Choice Questions will be online mode.
  • The number of questions is 65 of 100 marks.
  • The time duration of the exam is 3 hours.
  • There is a negative marking for wrong answers.

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  • There are 65 questions of 100 marks in the GATE CSE exam.

  • Candidates will get 3 hours to complete the exam.

  • Yes, there is a negative marking of ⅓ and ⅔ marks in the GATE exam.

  • The GATE CSE exam is conducted in online mode.

  • No, there is no sectional timing in the GATE exam.

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