# GATE CSE Weightage Analysis for Programming & Data Structures

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: September 25th, 2023

Here we are providing the detailed GATE CSE weightage analysis for Programming & Data Structures. GATE CSE Exam conducted in various sessions. The following weightage analysis can help you to understand the importance of the subject by knowing the topics asked in previous year GATE Exam.

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Here we are providing the detailed GATE CSE weightage analysis for Programming & Data Structures. GATE CSE Exam conducted in various sessions. The following weightage analysis can help you to understand the importance of the subject by knowing the topics asked in previous year GATE Exam.

## Programming & Data Structures Weightage Analysis

• GATE Computer Science Engineering 2021
• Paper Analysis: 9 Marks
• GATE Computer Science Engineering 2020
• Paper Analysis: 12 Marks
• GATE Computer Science Engineering 2019
• Paper Analysis: 14 Marks
• GATE Computer Science Engineering 2018
• Paper Analysis: 9 Marks
• GATE Computer Science Engineering 2017
• Paper-1(Set-1) Analysis: 11 Marks
• Paper-2(Set-2) Analysis: 14 Marks
• GATE Computer Science Engineering 2016
• Paper-1 Analysis: 12 Marks
• Paper-2 Analysis: 11 Marks
• GATE Computer Science Engineering 2015
• Paper-1 Analysis: 7 Marks
• Paper-2 Analysis: 11 Marks
• Paper-3 Analysis: 18 Marks

Important Topics

• Topics covered in 2020: MST, Binary heap,C- programming, Balanced Binary Search Tree, Post order traversal, Arrays and Pointers
• Topics covered in 2019: C Programming, Recursion, Trees, Heaps.
• Topics covered in 2018: C Programming, Queues, Linked List, Depth First Traversal, String Functions
• Topics covered in 2017: Programs, Linked list, Queue, Trees, Functions using static variables and pointers, Linked list, structure.
• Topics covered in 2016: Algorithm Analysis; Stacks and Queues; Height Balanced Trees; Queues; Heaps.,Quick Sort, C Programming.
• Topics covered in 2015: Stack And Queues, Trees, Height Balanced Tree(AVL Tree, BTree), C Programming, Data Structure, Hashing.

We hope this analysis will be useful to prepare Programming & Data Structures. You can analyse frequently asked topics in GATE from the given analysis to crack the GATE Exam.