GATE Participating Colleges | GATE 2019


GATE 2019 would be conducted by IIT Madras to recruit candidates in M.Tech courses in various IITs as well as other premier institutes across the country. But, which are the GATE Participating Colleges?  How can you apply to a college accepting GATE Score. In this article, we are going to take a look at the answers to the questions.

GATE Participating Colleges and PSUs  – An Overview

As you might know, you can apply to M.Tech Programmes as well as various Central Government PSUs.  The list of GATE Participating Colleges and the PSUs change from time to time. Overall, the following types of institutes recruit on the basis of GATE Scores.

  • IITs and ISMs
  • Other Engineering Institutes
  • PSUs

Now, we are going to look at the GATE Participating Colleges as well as the PSUs that accept GATE Score.

GATE Participating Colleges – IITs and ISMs

The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and the Indian School of Mines (ISM) are the most sought-after group of colleges that recruit through GATE exam results. The following colleges would recruit through the GATE 2019 result.

  • IIT Madras
  • IIT Bombay
  • IIT Kharagpur
  • IIT Guwahati
  • IIT Kanpur
  • IIT Roorkee
  • IIT Hyderabad
  • IIT Indore
  • IIT Jodhpur
  • IIT Mandi
  • IIT Gandhinagar
  • IISc Bangalore
  • IIT (ISM) Dhanbad

GATE Participating Colleges – Other Engineering Institutes

Apart from the IITs and the ISMs, there are a lot of other engineering institutes that accept GATE Score. The principl among them are the National Institutes of Technology or NITs. The following list gives the details of the college accepting GATE Score

  • National Institute of Technology, Agartala
  • Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad
  • Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal
  • National Institute of Technology, Calicut
  • National Institute of Technology, Durgapur
  • National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur
  • Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur
  • Dr. B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar
  • National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur
  • National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra
  • Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur
  • National Institute of Technology, Patna
  • National Institute of Technology, Raipur
  • National Institute of Technology, Rourkela
  • National Institute of Technology, Silchar
  • National Institute of Technology, Srinagar
  • S V National Institute of Technology, Surat
  • National Institute of Technology Karnataka
  • National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli
  • National Institute of Technology, Warangal
  • National Institute of Technology, Delhi
  • ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Gwalior
  • PDPM Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur
  • Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering & Technology, Longowal
  • National Institute of Foundry and Forge Technology, Ranchi
  • National Institute of Technology, Arunachal Pradesh
  • Indian Institute of Information Technology Allahabad
  • Central University of Rajasthan
  • National Institute of Technology Goa
  • National Institute of Technology Meghalaya
  • National Institute of Technology Nagaland
  • National Institute of Technology Puducherry
  • School of Planning and Architecture Vijayawada
  • National Institute of Technology Manipur
  • National Institute of Technology Sikkim
  • Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology Shibpur
  • Indian Institute of Information Technology Srirangam
  • Institute of Technology, Guru Ghasidas Vishwa Vidyalaya

GATE Participating PSUs

As we have said before, apart from getting admitted into the M.Tech Programmes of some of the premier engineering institutes of the country, the GATE score is also used by certain PSUs of the Central Government to recruit engineering graduates as officers in their organization. The following list gives the details of all the PSUs that would recruit through GATE 2019.

  • Vizag Steel
  • BSNL (special recruitment for SC/ST/OBC)
  • DDA
  • MDL
  • ONGC Ltd
  • Power Grid
  • NTPC Limited
  • IOCL
  • GAIL
  • HPCL
  • DRDO
  • AAI
  • NBCC
  • RVNL
  • MECL
  • RCFL
  • NFL
  • EIL
  • THDC
  • BPCL
  • NLC India Ltd
  • CEL
  • SAIL
  • BHEL
  • ECIL
  • HAL
  • BEML
  • OIL India
  • BBNL
  • Tata Power
  • Cabinet Secretariat, Govt. of India
  • Haryana Power Utilities
  • Midhani
  • NHAI
  • DMRC
  • IPR
  • NHPC
  • Mumbai Railway Vikas Corporation Ltd (MRVC Ltd)
  • Coal India Ltd
  • BNPM
  • EdCIL India
  • KRCL
  • OPGC Ltd
  • OMPL
  • MRPL
  • NTC

How Do the PSUs Recruit through GATE Exam?

Different PSUs have different methodologies for recruiting candidates through GATE. Some might only consider your score, while some others might consider your GPA in graduation or certain other things for recruiting.  When it comes to the recruitment process, some might only consider the GATE score, whereas some others might have exams of their own. In most cases, you would have to sit for a personal interview to get recruited into the PSUs. You should check the eligibility and the recruitment process of the individual PSU at their respective websites.

How do I Fill in My Preference for the GATE Participating Colleges?

Well, as a candidate, you can fill in your preference when you are filling in your GATE Application Form. You would be allowed to fill in only a limited number of choices.

What is the Cut Off for Getting Admitted/Recruited?

Different colleges and PSUs have different cutoffs for admitting/recruiting candidates. To get the details of the GATE Cutoff, click on the link below:

GATE Cutoff 2019

These were the details of the GATE Participating Colleges. We hope that this article was of help to you. To get more information about GATE 2019, click on the button below:

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