Gate 2015 exam will be a Computer Based Test (CBT) Question Paper Structure, Marks distribution is common for CS, EE, ECE, ME, CSE, CH papers.
* There will be total 65 Questions and the total marks of GATE Exam 2015 are 100.
* The total duration of GATE Exam 2015 is 3 hours.
Marks division given Below
General Aptitude (GA): 10 questions of 15 Marks
Engineering Mathematics: 15 Marks
Technical Questions (subject of the paper): 70 Marks
GATE 2015 Exam will contain two different types of questions:
1. Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
2. Numerical Answer Questions
The questions in a paper may be designed to test the following abilities
Recall: Questions will be based on facts, principles, formulae or laws of the discipline of the paper. Candidates are expected to be able to obtain the answer either from his/her memory of the subject or at most from a one-line computation.
Comprehension: These questions will test the candidate's understanding of the basics of his/her field, by requiring him/her to draw simple conclusions from fundamental ideas.
Application: The candidate is expected to apply his/her knowledge either through computation or by logical reasoning.
Analysis and synthesis: In these questions, the candidate is presented with data, diagrams, images etc. that require analysis before a question can be answered. A synthesis question might require the candidate to compare two or more pieces of information.