# Civil Engineering GATE 2022 :Most Important Subject & Weightage of Important Topics to Get 65+ mark

By Sachin Singh|Updated : January 10th, 2022

GATE is the most prestigious exam to achieve your dream of securing a PSU job or higher studies in IIT/ NIT so it is very important for you to know the important GATE Civil Engineering topics where the questions have been asked regularly in the previous GATE papers in order to prepare for GATE 2022 exam

There are seven sections in the GATE Civil Engineering Syllabus: Engineering Mathematics, Structural Engineering, Geomatics Engineering, Water Resource Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Transportation Engineering, and Geotechnical Engineering.Based on the analysis of previous GATE papers, very important topics with detailed analysis is listed below

## GATE 2022:Most Important Topics and  subjects

Based on the past trends of GATE papers, we have listed the most important topics from the technical subjects of Civil Engineering and guarantee that at least 80% of the questions in the upcoming GATE examination will be from these topics only.

S. No.SubjectImportant Topics
1.

#### Structural Engineering

SFD & BMD
Deflection of Beams
Kinematic & Static Indeterminacy
Combined Stress
Moment Distribution Method
2.

#### Geotechnical Engineering

Soil Index Properties
The behaviour of Sand & Clay
Bearing Capacity of Shallow Foundation
Seepage Analysis
Effect of Water Table on Soil
3.

#### Water Resources Engineering

Hydrographs
Fluid Kinetics
Fluid Properties
Water Requirement for Crops
Turbulent Flow
Boundary Analysis
Open Channel Flow
4.

#### Environmental Engineering

Noise Pollution
Sedimentation Tank
Biochemical Oxygen Demand
Mixing of Pollutants from two streams
Trickling Filter
Hardness of Water
Activated Sludge Process
5.

#### Transportation Engineering

Sigh distances
Cross-Sectional Elements
Types of Pavements and their Characteristics
Highway Capacity
Marshell Mix Design
Traffic Control Devices
6.

#### Geomatics Engineering

Levelling
Traversing
Tacheometer
Error Measurement
7.

#### Engineering Mathematics

Calculus
Linear Algebra
Differential Equations
Probability and Statistics
Eigen Values
Newton’s and Lagrange Polynomials

## GATE Civil Engineering Syllabus 2022: Weightage of Important Topics

Candidates are advised to go through the detailed GATE 2022 Exam Pattern before starting the preparation for the exam.

Name of the SubjectApproximate % of Marks in the Paper
General Aptitude15%
Engineering Mathematics11%
Irrigation2%
Geotech12%
Environment5%
Transportation11%
Hydrology6%
Structural Analysis2%
Fluid Mechanics6%
Surveying4%
RCC8%
SOM4%
Steel Structure1%
Building Material & Construction Management3%
Strength & Materials5%
Engineering Mechanics5%

This overall analysis will help the students to categorize the subjects according to their importance. Don’t take lightly any subjects as weightage is varying over the days.

## GATE CE 2022: Some interesting FAQ's

1. What is the exam date for GATE CE 2022?

Ans: GATE CS 2022 exam will be conducted in February 2022.

2. What is a good rank in GATE CE?

Ans: If you will score 65+ in the GATE CE exam then it can help you get a good rank as well as secure a job in  Top PSU

3. How do you get 65+ marks in GATE 2022?

Ans: Read the above article briefly and focus on each topic according to your study plan.

4. Which PSU recruit candidates from the CE branch through GATE 2022?

Ans: GATE 2022 CE open a large number of PSU opportunities in  OICL, BARC, ONGC, DRDO, POSOCO, HPCL to recruit candidates from the civil engineering branch on the basis of GATE Scores.

5. What will be the level of the GATE CE Exam 2022?

Ans: The GATE CE 2022 Exam Analyses will be made here by BYJU'S Exam Prep experts. The detailed exam analysis for the GATE civil engineering Exam will be made here once the exam has been conducted. Thus always follow BYJU'S Exam Prep for regular updates.

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Harshit GuptaAug 22, 2017

Steel is not important for gate??

Md Azhar PashaJan 2, 2018

Thanx a lot

Vikram VickyAug 6, 2018

Engineering mathematics    syllabus have been changed

Subhayu GoswamiAug 10, 2018

Steel design isn't important?

Kanha AroraSep 13, 2019

Sir, Tacheometry is there in the syallabus from Geomatics ? Or it is removed ?

Kanha AroraSep 13, 2019

@Sachin Singh Tacheometry is there in syallabus or not in geomatics. Pls respond sir.

Swetha ChennupatiSep 16, 2019

Sir how to crack gate exam with best score please give the suggestion

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Thank you

raviOct 7, 2019

Sir can u  provide important topic for ese 2020

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