Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is a national level entrance test which is able to be conducted by Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur for admission to M.Tech courses offered by government and private institutes. IIT Kharagpur has released the details of the GATE 2021 exam centers.
As per the notification, there were all eight zonal exam centers for GATE 2021. Last year, there were 206 examination cities allocated by the authorities. But now, the total number of exam cities is reduced to 199 because the exam authorities have reduced some exam cities and also added some cities.
The candidates ought to select their preferred exam centers while filling the GATE 2021 form in on-line mode. Candidates will able to choose 2 zones from the eight zones. The details of test cities and exact location of GATE test centers are such that on the admit card which is able to be issued by exam authorities within the first week of January. The registered candidates ought to plan their travel plans to reach the assigned exam center at the required date and time. Read below to understand more details regarding GATE exam centers 2021 and important dates.
GATE 2021 Exam Centres:
The examination centers are the location specified by IIT, kharagpur where the GATE 2021 examination is conducted in Computer-based mode.
The GATE 2021 examination centres are assigned in India and abroad.
Students are suggested to select examination centers wisely while filling the application form of GATE 2021. They should check the distance of the exam centres before choosing it.
GATE Exam Centres:
|Zone No.||Zonal Gate Office||Examination Cities|
Bengaluru – 560 012
|Hyderabad, Kalaburagi (Gulbarga), Kannur, Kasaragod, Kolar, Kozhikode, Kurnool, Malappuram, Ananthapuramu, Angamaly, Bagalkot, Ballari (Bellary), Belagavi (Belgaum), Bengaluru, Bidar, Davanagere, Hassan, Hubballi (Hubli), Mangaluru, Manipal, Mysuru (Mysore), Palakkad, Payyanur, Port Blair, Shivamogga (Shimoga), Thrissur, Tumakuru, Vatakara|
Powai, Mumbai – 400 076
|Bhavnagar, Bhuj, Gandhinagar, Goa, Jalgaon, Kankavli, Kolhapur, Mehsana, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Pune, Rajkot, Ahmedabad, Ahmednagar, Amravati, Anand, Aurangabad, Baramati, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara, Solapur, Surat, Thane, Vadodara|
Hauz Khas, New Delhi – 110 016
|Gurugram, Hisar, Indore, Jaipur, Jammu, Jodhpur, Karnal, Kota, Mathura, New Delhi, Ajmer, Alwar, Bahadurgarh-Rohtak, Bikaner, Faridabad, Greater NOIDA, Palwal, Samba, Sikar, Udaipur, Ujjain|
Guwahati – 781 039
|Guwahati, Imphal, Itanagar, Jorhat, Kalyani, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Shillong, Agartala, Asansol-Durgapur, Burdwan, Dhanbad, Dibrugarh, Gangtok, Silchar, Siliguri, Tezpur|
Kanpur – 208 016
|Jabalpur, Kanpur, Lucknow, Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bareilly, Bhopal, Gorakhpur, Gwalior, Varanasi|
Kharagpur – 721 302
|Kakinada (Surampalem), Kharagpur, Kolkata, Raipur, Rajamahendravaram (Rajahmundry), Ranchi, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Tadepalligudem, Balasore, Berhampur (Odisha), Bhilai, Bhimavaram, Bhubaneswar, Bilaspur (CG), Cuttack, Eluru, Hooghly, Jamshedpur, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram|
Chennai – 600 036
|Gudur, Guntur, Idukki, Kadapa, Kanjirapally, Kanyakumari-Nagercoil, Karimnagar, Karur, Khammam, Kollam, Kothamangalam, Thiruvannamalai, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli, Tirupati, Tuticorin, Vellore, Villupuram, Virudhunagar, Kottayam, Madurai, Muvattupuzha, Nalgonda, Namakkal, Nedumangad, Alappuzha, Aluva, Attingal, Bapatla, Chengannur, Chennai, Chittoor, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Dindigul, Ernakulam, Erode-Thiruchengode, Nellore, Ongole, Pala, Puducherry (Pondicherry), Punalur, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruvananthapuram, Warangal|
Roorkee – 247 667
|Haldwani, Hamirpur (HP), Jalandhar, Khanna, Kurukshetra, Ludhiana, Meerut, Mohali, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, NOIDA, Panipat, Pathankot, Ambala, Amritsar, Baddi (HP), Bathinda, Bhimtal, Dehradun, Ghaziabad, Patiala, Roorkee, Sangrur, Shimla-Solan, Sonepat, Una, Yamunanagar.|
GATE 2021 International Exam Centres:
|Colombo (Sri Lanka)|
|Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)|
ALSO READ: GATE ADMIT CARD 2021.
GATE Exam Centres 2021 Important Points:
The candidate is provided with the opportunity to choose the exam centers when he or she is filling the application form.
One will check the nearest possible exam centre and select the same.
However, one exam center out of the preferred 3 is assigned by the GATE exam authorities.