GATE 2020 Latest Update | Application Date Without Late Fee Extended
Good GATE Update for Students who could not apply for GATE 2020 as the GATE 2020 application date has been extended once again. Because of huge traffic on its portal, the last date of the application has been extended to September 28, 2019.
Without waiting until the last moment, students should register and do the payment process as soon as possible. Earlier, IIT Delhi, which conducts the GATE exam, had this year extended the date to apply for GATE without late fee. The last date for the GATE application was September 24.
The GATE update 2020 websites in an announcement said, “Because of heavy traffic load in the GATE application portal, the last date of application has been extended up to 28th September.” However, the last date to apply for GATE 2020 with a late fee is October 1, 2019.
As part of the late fee, the GATE 2020 application fee for SC/ST/PwD/Female candidates will go up from Rs 750 to Rs 1250 and for all other candidates, the application fee will also go up from Rs 1500 to Rs 2000.
In cases where students are making multiple payments, only the successful payment transaction will be considered for the GATE 2020 application. And for the failed payments, the amount will be refunded in the same account automatically.
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As per the notification, the GATE 2020 exam will be held on February 1, 2, 8, and 9, 2020. Having a 3-hour duration, the examination will be conducted in computer-based mode. There will be 65 questions carrying a maximum of 100 marks.
For GATE 2020 registration, verification through OTP is very crucial. If a delay happened to get the OTP, then candidates can make the payment with the verification of either email address. More details are found on app state.iitd.ac.in.