Highlights

Cut-Off scores

  • The cut-off scores of GATE 2019 were released in three categories –
    a) Minimum qualifying marks for each stream
    b) The institute-wise cut-off score for admission
    c) The cut-off for PSUs
  • The cut-off for each subject paper will be announced separately.
  • There is no common counselling for GATE qualifiers. All participating institutes will consider GATE 2019 scores for admission.

Steps to check GATE 2019 cut-off scores

• Candidates must log in to the official website and download the link available to check the cut-off score.
• The next step is to enter the roll number and password.
• After logging in, the candidate’s cut-off list will be displayed on the screen.
• The cut-off scores are ready for download and candidates can take a printout of the same.

Criteria for cut-offs

• The difficulty levels of exams
• The number of candidates who appeared for the exam
• The total number of available seats

GATE Qualifying Cut-offs 2019

Stream Paper Code Qualifying Marks
    General OBC (NCL) SC/ST/PwD
Aerospace Engineering AE 33.5 30.2 22.3
Architecture and Planning AR 41 36.9 27.3
Agricultural Engineering AG 28.3 25.5 18.9
Biotechnology BT 35.9 32.3 23.9
Computer Science & Information
Technology
CS 29.5 26.6 19.7
Civil Engineering CE 28.2 25.4 18.8
Chemistry CY 32 28.8 21.3
Chemical Engineering CH 34.8 31.3 23.2
Electrical Engineering EE 39.6 35.6 26.4
Electronics and Communication
Engineering
EC 26.7 24 17.8
Geology and Geophysics GG 44.5 40.1 29.7
Ecology and Evolution EY 37.1 33.4 24.7
Instrumentation Engineering IN 31.9 28.7 21.3
Mathematics MA 25 22.5 16.7
Mining Engineering MN 31.5 28.4 21
Petroleum Engineering PE 49.9 44.9 33.3
Mechanical Engineering ME 34.1 30.7 22.7
Physics PH 25.2 22.7 16.8
Metallurgical Engineering MT 53.5 48.1 35.7
Production and Industrial Engineering PI 32.2 29 21.5
Textile Engineering and Fibre Science TF 40.1 36.1 26.7
Statistics ST 32.5 29.2 21.7
Life Sciences XL-P, Q, R, S, T, U 36.7 33 24.5
Engineering Sciences XE-A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H 26.7 24 17.8

GATE 2018 Cut-Offs

Stream Paper Code Qualifying Marks
    General OBC (NCL) SC/ST/ PwD
Aerospace Engineering AE 34.4 30.9 22.9
Agricultural Engineering AG 25 22.5 16.6
Architecture and Planning AR 43.9 39.5 29.2
Biotechnology BT 27.9 25.1 18.5
Civil Engineering CE 26.9 24.2 17.9
Chemical Engineering CH 37.8 34 25.1
Computer Science and Information Technology CS 25 22.5 16.6
Chemistry CY 25.4 22.8 16.9
Electronics and Communication Engineering EC 25 22.5 16.6
Electrical Engineering EE 29.1 26.1 19.4
Ecology and Evolution EY 49.3 44.3 32.8
Geology and Geophysics GG 32.4 29.1 21.5
Instrumentation Engineering IN 37.1 33.3 24.7
Mathematics MA 29.4 26.4 19.5
Mechanical Engineering ME 34.7 31.2 23.1
Mining Engineering MN 45 40.5 30
Metallurgical Engineering MT 40.3 36.2 26.8
Petroleum Engineering PE 39.8 35.8 26.5
Physics PH 29 26.1 19.3
Production and Industrial Engineering PI 32 28.8 21.3
Textile Engineering and Fibre Science TF 32.2 28.9 21.4
Engineering Sciences XE 31.5 28.3 21
Life Sciences XL 29.9 26.9 19.9

Companies who signed MoUs with GATE

Companies use GATE scores as screening tool for recruiting engineers at the entry level. Below are some of them:

  • Oil and Natural Gas Corporation
  • Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd
  • Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd
  • Indian Oil Corporation Ltd
  • National Hydroelectric Power Corporation Ltd
  • Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd
  • Mazagon Dock Ltd
  • Gujarat State Electricity Corporation Ltd
  • Oil and Natural Gas Corporation
  • Central Electronics Ltd
  • Coal India Ltd
  • National Thermal Power Corporation Ltd
  • Punjab State Power Corporation Ltd
  • THDC Ltd
  • Odisha Power Generation Corporation
  • Ircon International Ltd
  • Bharat Broadband Network Limited
  • Bank Note Paper Mill India Pvt. Ltd
  • National Highways Authority of India
  • Airport Authority of India
  • Delhi Metro Rail Corporation
  • Bihar State Power Holding Company Limited