GATE EC Weightage Analysis for Electromagnetics

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: September 25th, 2023

GATE (The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) 2021 Exam is a gateway for qualifying candidates to secure admission for postgraduate programs in centrally funded Indian institutions. This year IIT Guwahati is organising institute for GATE Exam.

GATE is a highly competitive entrance exam where lakhs of candidates appear for the examination to crack the exam and hence it requires good tips for GATE preparation.

Here we are providing the detailed GATE EC weightage analysis for Electromagnetics. GATE EC Exam conducted in various sessions. The following weightage analysis helps you to understand the importance of the subject in the GATE Exam.

Electromagnetics Analysis 

  • GATE Electronics and Communication Engineering 2020
  • GATE Electronics and Communication Engineering 2019
    • Paper- 1 Analysis: 8 Marks       
  •  GATE Electronics and Communication Engineering 2018 
    • Paper- 1 Analysis: 8 Marks                       
  • GATE Electronics and Communication Engineering 2017
    • Paper-1 Analysis: 7 Marks
    • Paper-2 Analysis: 8 Marks
  • GATE Electronics and Communication Engineering 2016
    • Paper-1 Analysis: 12 Marks
    • Paper-2 Analysis: 12 Marks
    • Paper-3 Analysis: 6 Marks
  • GATE Electronics and Communication Engineering 2015
    • Paper-1 Analysis: 10 Marks
    • Paper-2 Analysis: 8 Marks
    • Paper-3 Analysis: 10 Marks

Important Topics

  • Topics covered in 2020: Infinitesimally small dipole, Volume integral, Magnetic field, S-parameter, Vector Analysis, Transmission lines
  • Topics covered in 2018:  Smith chart, Transmission Lines, Waveguide,  VSWR, Plane waves, fibre optics.
  • Topics covered in 2017: Electrostatics; Waveguides; Polarization; Optical Fibres; Radars.
  • Topics covered in 2016: Optical Fibers; Electrostatics; Lorentz Force Uniform Plane Waves; Transmission Lines,
  • Topics covered in 2015: Electromagnetic Waves, Guided Waves, Electronics & Magnetic Field, Antennas, Transmission Lines.

We hope this analysis will be useful to prepare Electromagnetics. You can analyse frequently asked topics in GATE from the given analysis to crack the GATE 2021 Exam.

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