GATE 2017 Paper Analysis for EE by The Gate Academy

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GATE 2017 Paper Analysis for EE by The Gate Academy

GATE 2017 Paper Analysis for EE by The Gate AcademyGATE 2017 Paper Analysis for EE by The Gate Academy - The GATE 2017 EE Exam for the first session (forenoon) concluded at 12 noon on February 11, 2017. Most students and aspirants will be looking for an expert analysis that allows them to have an idea of what the difficulty levels of the paper was like, topics that were touched upon in the GATE EE question paper and the overall comparison with previous years. GATE 2017 paper analysis for EE provided by The GATE Academy is given on this page. Candidates can check the percentage of questions asked from each topic, the weightage given to the topics and more. GATE 2017 EE paper was conducted in two sessions on February 11, 2017 on account of the large number of applicants for the discipline. Check the GATE paper analysis 2017 for EE by The GATE Academy in below.

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All aspirants can download the official GATE Answer Key 2017 on February 27 after IIT Roorkee announces the same. In case of any objections, they can challenge the same from March 3 to 6, 2017.

 

GATE 2017 Paper Analysis for EE Session 1 by The Gate Academy:

 

Most of the questions were concept based and direct in nature. Weightage given to Power Electronics, Electrical Machines and Power systems was more. General Aptitude was medium in comparison. Tough Topics were Engineering Mathematics, Signals & Systems, Control Systems, Power Electronics and Power systems.

 

Details of EE Topics asked Percentage wise for Session 1

S.No

Topics

% wise weightage

1

General Aptitude

15%

2

Engineering Mathematics

10%

3

Network Theory

8%

4

Signals & Systems

6%

5

Control Systems

8%

6

Analog Circuits

8%

7

Digital Circuits

7%

8

Measurement

4%

9

Power Electronics

10%

10

Electromagnetic Theory

2%

11

Electrical Machines

12%

12

Power Systems

10%

Detailed GATE 2017 Paper Analysis for EE (Session 1)

Subject Topics

No. Of Questions

Topics – Questions were asked from

Difficulty Level

Total Marks

Engineering

Mathematics

1 marks- 2

2 marks- 4

Newton Raphson, Probability, Calculus,

Matrix, differentially equation, Laplace

transform,

Tough

10

Network Theory

1 marks- 2

2 marks- 3

Transient Analysis, Steady State Analysis, Two Port Networks, Basics of networks

Medium

8

Signals & Systems

1 marks -2

2 marks- 2

Sampling, Filter, System analysis, Linear Time Invariant(LTI) Systems

Tough

6

Control Systems

1 marks -4

2 marks- 2

Basics of Control System , Nyquist plot, Root locus, Bode-plot, Stability & Routh Hurwitz Criterion

Tough

8

Analog Circuits

1 marks- 4

2 marks- 2

FET amplifier, BJT Amplifier, Op-amp, Diode Circuits-Analysis and Application, Transistors

Easy

8

Digital Circuits

1 marks- 1

2 marks- 3

Logic Gates, Counters, Excitation machine, Kmap, Boolean Algebra

Easy

7

Measurement

1 marks- 2

2 marks- 1

Power Factor Measurement, Energy Meter

Medium

4

Power Electronics

1 marks- 2

2 marks- 4

Basics of Power Semiconductor Devices, Input power factor, Chopper, Convertor, Inverters

Tough

10

Electromagnetic

Theory

1 marks- 2

2 marks- 3

Electromagnetic Field

Medium

2

Electrical Machines

1 marks- 2

2 marks- 5

DC Machine, Transformer Losses, Induction Machine, Synchronous Machine, Special Machines

Easy

12

Power Systems

1 marks- 2

2 marks- 4

Transmission Line, Economics of Power Generation, Fault analysis, Power Factor

Tough

10

General Aptitude

1 marks- 5

2 marks- 5

Distance time, Probability, Permutation and Combination

Medium

15

Total

65

100


Since the GATE 2017 Result will be available on March 27, 2017. Candidates can predict their GATE scores using the GATE 2017 Score Predictor. Candidates can check the GATE 2017 Cutoff marks to know the minimum GATE scores required for the admission to the IITs and the NITs.

 

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