GATE 2017 Answer Key

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)

GATE 2017 Answer Key

GATE 2017 Answer KeyGATE 2017 Answer Key: IIT Roorkee has released the final GATE Answer Key 2017 on March 16 after considering all the objections by candidates uploaded from March 3 to 6. Any amount to be refunded on account of successful challenges or failed transactions will be done after April 10, 2017. Earlier it had released the provisional GATE answer key 2017 on February 26. The official Question Papers were available from February 20, for all the discipines. Candidates can click on the given links below in the table to download the official GATE answer key 2017. The GATE 2017 response sheet for all candidates were made available by the institute on February 14. To check the response sheet, candidates need to log in and download the same. GATE 2017 answer key had been released by various leading coaching institutes like Made Easy, GateForum, The Gate Academy, etc. Candidates can now download the GATE answer key 2017 along with the question papers and solutions from the table given below on this page. GATE 2017 exam was condcuted on February 4, 5, 11 and 12, 2017. GATE 2017 answer key list the correct answers to questions asked in the GATE exam so candidates may use it to cross check the same with their answers. Candidates can predict their scores with the help of GATE answer key 2017.

Latest: GATE Result 2017 and Score Card has been declared.

GATE Pathfinder
Know your chances for Colleges & PSUs through GATE
  • Find top ranked colleges where you can seek admission.
  • Find best branch for each of the colleges.
  • Find your job chances in various PSUs.
  • Know the status of Application Dates for PSUs.


Candidates could contest the official GATE 2017 answer key from March 3 (10:00 hours) to 6, 2017 (10:00 hours) through GOAPS. Candidates must cross check the given answers with the official answer key of GATE 2017  announced by IIT Roorkee after considering all the objections that were sent by candidates with proof and payment of Rs 500 per question .

 

Important Dates related to GATE Answer Key 2017

Events

Dates

GATE 2017

February 4, 5, 11 and 12, 2017

GATE 2017 Response Sheet

February 14, 2017

GATE Official Question Paper

February 20, 2017

GATE Official Answer Key

February 26, 2017

Dates to Challenge the Official Answer Key

March 3 to 6, 2017

GATE Final Answer Key

March 16, 2017

GATE 2017 Result

March 26, 2017

Candidates can download GATE 2017 answer keys and question papers from the table given below: 

 

Download the official GATE 2017 Question Paper and Answer Key

S.No

GATE Paper

GATE Question Paper

GATE Final Answer Key

GATE Provisional Answer Key

1

Aerospace Engineering

Click here

Click here

Click here

2

Agricultural Engineering

Click here

Click here

Click here

3

Architecture and Planning

Click here

Click here

Click here

4

Biotechnology

Click here

Click here

Click here

5

Civil Engineering

Click here (Session 1)

Click here (Session 1)

Click here (Session 1)

 

Click here (Session 2)

Click here (Session 2)

Click here (Session 2)

6

Chemical Engineering

Click here

Click here

Click here

7

Computer Sc. and Information Technology

Click here (Session 1)

Click here (Session 1)

Click here (Session 1)

 

Click here (Session 2)

Click here (Session 2)

Click here (Session 2)

8

Chemistry

Click here

Click here

Click here

9

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Click here (Session 1)

Click here (Session 1)

Click here (Session 1)

 

Click here (Session 2)

Click here (Session 2)

Click here (Session 2)

10

Electrical Engineering

Click here (Session 1)

Click here (Session 1)

Click here (Session 1)

 

Click here (Session 2)

Click here (Session 2)

Click here (Session 2)

11

Ecology and Evolution

Click here

Click here

Click here

12

Geology and Geophysics

Click here

Click here

Click here

13

Instrumentation Engineering

Click here

Click here

Click here

14

Mathematics

Click here

Click here

Click here

15

Mechanical Engineering

Click here (Session 1)

Click here (Session 1)

Click here (Session 1)

 

Click here (Session 2)

Click here (Session 2)

Click here (Session 2)

16

Mining Engineering

Click here

Click here

Click here

17

Metallurgical Engineering

Click here

Click here

Click here

18

Petroleum Engineering

Click here

Click here

Click here

19

Physics

Click here

Click here

Click here

20

Production and Industrial Engineering

Click here

Click here

Click here

21

Textile Engineering and Fibre Science

Click here

Click here

Click here

22

XE- Engineering Sciences

Click here

Click here

Click here

23

XL- Engineering Life Sciences

Click here

Click here

Click here

 

Candidates can download the GATE answer key and question paper 2017 released by coaching institutes from given table below:

 

GATE 2017 Answer Keys with Question Papers - Date and Session-wise

Date

Test Time

Session

Test Paper Code

Made Easy

GateForum

The GATE Academy

Engineers Academy

February 4, 2017

9:00 am to 12 noon

1

ME

Click here

NA

Click here

Click here

February 4, 2017

2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

2

ME

Click here

NA

Click here

Click here

February 5, 2017

9:00 am to 12 noon

3

EC

Click here 

Click here

Click here

Click here

February 5, 2017

2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

4

EC

Click here 

NA

Click here

Click here

February 11, 2017

9:00 am to 12:00 noon

5

CS

Click here for Part 1

and 

Click here for Part 2

NA

Click here

NA

EE

Click here

Click here

NA

Click here

February 11, 2017

2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

6

CS

Click here for Part 1

and 

Click here for Part 2

Click here

NA

NA

EE

Click here

NA

NA

Click here

February 12, 2017

9:00 am to 12:00 noon

7

CE

Click here

NA

Click here

NA

CH

NA

Click here

NA

NA

February 12, 2017

2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

8

CE

Click here

Click here

Click here

Click here

IN

Click here

NA

Click here

NA

 

How to Check the GATE Response Sheet 2017?

  • Candidates must log in through GOAPS by entering their Enrolment ID and password.

  • They must click on the "View Response" button.

  • The pdf with their details and response to each question asked in the GATE paper

To Check GATE 2017 Response Sheet - Click here

 

Check how the GATE 2017 Response Sheet looks like through the pdf below:

 

 

 

How to Check official GATE Answer Key 2017

  • The official GATE 2017 answer key that announced by IIT Roorkee on February 26 is made available on this page for candidates to download the same .

  • Candidates will have to check the discipline and then download the relevant answer key from the table given above.

  • The PDF file will open in a new browser and candidates can use the download button or the save button to download and save the file.

  • The Corresponding question paper will also be put up here so candidates can use the same to match their answers and compare with the official answer key of GATE 2017. 

How to Challenge the official GATE 2017 Answer Key:

  • Candidates must log in to GOAPs, use the module given to contest the Answer Key for GATE 2017 from March 3 (10 am) onwardstill 10 am of March 6, 2017

  • Candidates will have to agree to the declaration that they understand the guidelines for the contest of the GATE Answer Key.

  • They must click on the "Contets Answer Key" button to be able to pay and mail their objections

  • Candidates will have to pay Rs 500 online for every question to be challenged through the online payment portal facilitated in GOAPS for this reason.

  • Candidates who have appeared for GATE 2017 from outside India, the fee will be US$ 10.

  • To challenge, candidates must quote the proper question number as given in the question paper pdf file.

  • Candidates must attach their justification on why they are challenging the question.

  • Candidates can also view the submitted challenges/contest by clicking on the "View Submitted Contest" button.

  • Every successful challenge will be refunded the amount paid.

  • The decision of the GATE 2017 committee will be final and binding. 

GATE 2017 Marking Scheme

  • While checking the answer key of GATE 2017, it is important to keep count of how many marks will be awarded to each correct answer and how much will be lost on account of negative marking.

  • The marks will be awarded as per the type of question - 1 marks ones will get 1 mark for each correct answer and 2 marks one will get 2 marks.

  • However the negative marking will be 1/3 for each wrong answer (1 marks ones) and 2/3 marks for each 2 marks question answered wrongly.

  • The numerical questions dont have any negative marking.

Benefits of the GATE 2017 Answer Key

  • The GATE answer key 2017 list out the correct answers to the questions asked in the question paper.

  • Candidates can use the same to check and compare their answers so they know how many they have written wrong and how many right.

  • They can calculate the probable marks after comparision with the official answer key of GATE 2017 and estimate their GATE ranks with the help of the given cutoffs.

  • They can check the details of the IIT M.Tech admissions and cutoffs for the same, Cutoff for PSU Recruitment through GATE 2017 if they have applied for any PSU. 

Check here for GATE 2017 Analysis

 

GATE Answer Key and Question Paper (Previous year)

S.No

Paper

Question Paper & Answer Key

1

Aerospace Engineering

Click here

2

Agricultural Engineering

Click here

3

Architecture and Planning

Click here

4

Biotechnology

Click here

5

Civil Engineering

Click here

Click here

6

Chemical Engineering

Click here

7

Computer Sc. and Information Technology

Click here

Click here

8

Chemistry

Click here

9

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Click here

Click here

Click here

10

Electrical Engineering

Click here

Click here

11

Ecology and Evolution

Click here

12

Geology and Geophysics

Click here

13

Instrumentation Engineering

Click here

14

Mathematics

Click here

15

 

Mechanical Engineering

Click here

Click here

Click here

16

Mining Engineering

Click here

17

Metallurgical Engineering

Click here

18

Petroleum Engineering

Click here

19

Physics

Click here

20

Production and Industrial Engineering

Click here

21

Textile Engineering and Fibre Science

Click here

22

XE- Engineering Sciences

Click here

23

XL- Engineering Life Sciences

Click here

 

GATE Cutoff

 

Knowing just the GATE answer key and calculating the probable scores is not enough. Candidates must use the GATE cutoffs to determine whether they stand a chance to avail admissions at the IITs or NITs. Candidates applying to the PSUs must also check if their probable scores will be adequate to get them an interview call. That is the litmus test after determining the probable scores using the given GATE 2017 Answer Key. Given below are the GATE cutoffs for the top 5 IITs and Top 5 branches. Candidates can also use the given link to check the detailed GATE scores for each the leading PSUs. This will give them an idea of what to expect and plan their future steps.

 

GATE Cutoff for Top 5 IITs

GATE Cutoffs for Top 5 Branches

GATE FAQs

 

To Check the GATE Cutoffs for all leading PSUs for each category and discipline - Click here

 

Stay tuned towww.engineering.careers360.comfor more news and information on GATE 2017.

Post Comment
About Author
Prabha Dhavala

Related Articles

`

Free Sample Papers

Previous Next
  • GATE 2017 Question Papers with Answer Keys for EC from Coaching Centres
    GATE 2017 Question Papers with Answer Keys for EC from Coaching Centres
    Category : GATE
    (2)
    1355+
  • GATE 2017 Question Papers with Answer Keys for ME from Coaching Centres
    GATE 2017 Question Papers with Answer Keys for ME from Coaching Centres
    Category : GATE
    (3)
    1439+
  • GATE 2016 Question Paper & Answer Key for Life Sciences
    GATE 2016 Question Paper & Answer Key for Life Sciences
    Category : GATE
    106+
  • GATE 2016 Question Paper & Answer Key for Engineering Sciences
    GATE 2016 Question Paper & Answer Key for Engineering Sciences
    Category : GATE
  • GATE 2016 Question Paper & Answer Key for Textile Engineering and Fibre Science
    GATE 2016 Question Paper & Answer Key for Textile Engineering and Fibre Science
    Category : GATE
  • GATE 2016 Question Paper & Answer Key for Production and Industrial Engineering
    GATE 2016 Question Paper & Answer Key for Production and Industrial Engineering
    Category : GATE
    173+