GATE ECE Application Form 2022: Registration (2nd September), Fee, Form Correction & Know How to Apply Online

GATE ECE Application Form 2022: Registration (2nd September), Fee, Form Correction & Know How to Apply Online

ByVineet Vijay  |  Updated on: Oct 11, 2021GATE EC 2022 Application process with late fees has been deactivated! GATE 2022 Notification has been released by IIT Kharagpur. Download GATE ECE notification pdf. Registration for GATE begins on 2nd September. Know GATE ECE exam dates 2022, registration, syllabus, books, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, preparation material and more.
GATE EC 2022 Application process with late fees has been deactivated! GATE 2022 Notification has been released by IIT Kharagpur. Download GATE ECE notification pdf. Registration for GATE begins on 2nd September. Know GATE ECE exam dates 2022, registration, syllabus, books, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, preparation material and more.
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GATE EC Application Form 2022

IIT Kharagpur is going to commence the display of defective application form for GATE 2022 on the official website, from October 26, 2021. The last dates to edit and rectify the details of the GATE 2022 till November 01, 2021. Along with this, the last date to change the category, exam city, and exam paper is November 12, 2021. GATE ECE apply online with late fee has been deactivated. Candidates could apply for GATE 2022 with late fee latest by 7th October 2021. The GATE ECE Application Forms 2022 had been released online on 2nd September 2021 (revised) on the GOAPS portal. Candidates interested to appear for GATE EC 2022 first have to carefully fill and submit the application form. The details filled in the form will be taken forward throughout the process. So candidates are advised to fill in the details carefully and make the final submission. The dates for the GATE EC online applications will end soon (with late fine) You can make corrections in GATE online form such as exam city, paper, etc till 12th November 2021 by paying an additional fee. 

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The direct link to apply for GATE 2022 will be provided to you here below. 

Apply for GATE ECE 2022 Direct Link with late fee

Check out other important information for GATE 2022 that is needed to be known by you such as the application process, application fee, important dates below.


GATE ECE Apply Online 2022 Date

Candidates can have a look at the GATE EC Application dates so that they do not miss any important event in the GATE EC Application Process. 


Dates (Tentative)

Official website live/Notification released

31st July 2021

Availability of application form

2nd September 2021

Closing of submission of application form (without late fine)

28th September 2021

Closing of GATE 2022 application form with late fine

7th October 2021

Request to change of examination city

12th November 2021

GATE 2022 Highlights

Candidates can see the GATE 2022 Highlights in the table given below:

Exam Name

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE 2022)

Exam Level

All India Based

Conducting Authority

7 IITs & IISc, Bangalore on Rational Basis

Mode of Exam

Online (Computer Based Test)

Questions Types

Objectives (MCQs) & Numeric Types

Number of Questions


Maximum Marks


Time Duration

3 Hrs

Total Papers


Maximum Papers One Can Appear

2 Papers

GATE EC Registration 2022

GATE EC Registration 2022 will be the first step that has to be followed by the candidates to finish the GATE EC 2022 Application process. The registration for GATE EC 2022 will be done online only on the official website of GOAPS. Candidates have to click on the new registration link and register themselves by entering all the details. A unique registration ID and password will be generated.

GOAPS Password:

  • The GOAPS password should not be guessed easily.
  • Do not use your name, date of birth or any information which can be easily accessed.
  • Create a password that has numbers, alphabets and special characters.

GOAPS Enrolment ID:

  • Candidates will receive an email that contains the GOAPS Enrolment ID after the successful registration.
  • This Enrolment ID is necessary to log in and will be used throughout the process as well as for filling the online application form for GATE 2022.

How to apply for the GATE EC 2022?

  • Open the GOAPS website
  • Select the new registration option and fill in all the required details
  • Then open the GATE EC 2022 Application form and fill it carefully
  • Upload all the required documents
  • Review the entire GATE EC Application Form
  • Make the GATE EC 2022 Application Fee
  • Make the final submission and take the print of your GATE EC application form 2022.

Documents Required to fill the GATE EC 2022 Application form

  • A scanned copy of the photograph and signature of the candidate.
  • Photo ID such as Aadhaar Card/Passport/Driving License/PAN Card/Voter ID/College ID/Employee Identification Card
  • A Passport/ Govt. Issued ID/College ID/Employee ID will be valid ID proofs for foreign applicants
  • Degree Certificate/Provisional Certificate/Course Completion Certificate.
  • Copy of Mark Sheet of the 5th /6th /7th semester.
  • Final year students must submit Provisional Certificate Letter as per format issued by the Home of Institute/Dean/Registrar/Head of Dept.
  • Candidates in the final year of AMIE have to submit their mark sheet for Section A of AMIE in case of professional equivalent qualifications.
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable) as per given format.
  • Disability or PwD Certificate (if applicable)
  • Candidates pursuing a higher degree or masters have to submit the qualifying degree certificate.
  • Candidates with backlogs have to upload a copy of the mark sheet of the final year issued by the institute where they are studying.
  • Net banking/credit card/debit card details for payment of the fee.

Information of Scanned Documents for GATE Application Form

Before uploading the scanned documents, candidates have to follow the given specifications strictly else the document will not be accepted.





Dimension: 3.5 cm x 4.5 cm

Maximum Resolution: 480 x 640 pixels

Minimum Resolution: 240 x 320 pixels



Maximum Resolution: 160 x 560 pixels

Minimum Resolution: 80 x 280 pixels



GATE EC 2022 Application Fee

The application fee of GATE EC 2022 varies category-wise. The following table lists the GATE 2022 application fee for different categories.

For exam cities in India


Application Fee (INR) 

The fee during the extended period (INR )

Female candidates



SC / ST / PwD





Rs 2000

For exam cities in foreign countries


Application Fee (USD) 

The fee during the extended period (USD)

In Addis Ababa, Colombo, Dhaka, Kathmandu



In Dubai, Singapore



GATE EC 2022 Application Form Correction

While filling the GATE EC 2022 Application Form if any candidate makes a mistake then they can have an option to correct it. However, the correction can be done only on some of the information. The details are given below:


Information that can be corrected once submitted

Information that cannot be corrected once submitted

  • Communication Address
  • Date of Birth
  • Academic Details
  • Category
  • Gender
  • Exam centre
  • E-mail Id 
  • Phone Number
  • GATE Paper option

GATE EC 2022 Application Form Status

GATE Authorities will be thoroughly checking all the information provided in the GATE EC Application Form 2022. Candidates will be scrutinized based on the details provided by the candidates in their forms. Any discrepancy found by the authorities will hamper your application process and candidates will be notified about it via SMS or mail on the registered email address. Candidates should keep checking their GATE EC 2022 Application Status by logging in to their GOAPS account.

Important GATE ECE Links


GATE ECE Notification 2022

GATE ECE Eligibility Criteria

GATE ECE Application Form 2022

GATE ECE Exam Pattern 2022

GATE ECE Syllabus 2022

Best books for GATE ECE 2022

GATE ECE Preparation Tips 2022

GATE ECE Question Papers

GATE ECE Answer Key

GATE Electronics Cut Off

GATE EC Study Plan 2022

GATE ECE Online Coaching

GATE ECE Test Series

GATE ECE Selection Process 2022

GATE Electronics & Communication Result 2022

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  • Yes, candidates in the final year who have their results awaited can apply provided that they present their qualification degree at the time of admission.

  • No, one email address can be used to fill only one GATE EC application form.

  • The GATE EC Application form will be released on 2nd September 2021.


  • Yes, foreign students can apply for the GATE EC 2022 Exam.


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