Gate 2018 Admit Card
Last Updated: 3rd March, 2017
GATE 2018 admit card would be available through the online process only. Candidates can download their admit card from the GOAPS website tentatively from 5th January 2018. The candidate has to bring a printed copy of the admit card to the test center along with the original identification card whose number has been given in the application (Passport, PAN Card, Voter ID, Aadhaar UID, Valid College ID, Employee identification card or Driving License).
Candidates need to download and print admit cards from gate website and NO printed copy of admit cards shall be sent by post to the candidates.
For International candidates, ONLY a valid Passport/ Government issued ID/College ID/ Employee ID shall be accepted as the recognized identification. The only permitted photo identifications are; Passport, PAN Card, Voter ID, Aadhaar UID, Valid College ID, Employee identification card or Driving License.
NO candidate shall be allowed to enter the examination hall (however, the Center gate shall be closed 25 minutes after start of the examination) after 30 minutes of the start of the examination.
FAQ regarding GATE 2018 Admit Card
1. When will I receive my GATE 2018 admit card?
Admit Card can ONLY be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th January 2017. Admit Cards will NOT be sent by post or as email attachment.
2. Is GATE 2018 Admit card alone sufficient to gain entry to the exam?
NO. The Admit Card has to be brought to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied/scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification, whose details have been entered while filling the application. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license, Passport, PAN Card, Voter ID, Aadhaar UID, valid College ID, Employee Identification Card or driving License. Candidates will not be permitted to take the exam if the original and valid photo identification is not presented.