So you are wondering what is the minimum marks that could help you scrape through GATE Electrical Engineering (EE) Exam?
You want to know the portion of the syllabus that you should do which will help you score marks within the cutoff marks to get admission into the M.Tech. program in Electrical Engineering in India?
Then you are on the right page.
Let us start off by first taking a look at some numbers that we have obtained.
The Qualifying or Cutoff Marks to get admission into the M.Tech. program for Electrical Engineering in India, through GATE n 2017, for the various categories were:
Now let us have a look at the distribution of marks per topic, in GATE Electrical Engineering Exam, after taking an average of the weightage of marks per subject over a couple of years:[table id=1 /]
From these numbers you can surely gauge that the most important topics for GATE Electrical Engineering Exam are Electrical Machines, Analog & Digital Electronics and Electrical circuits and Fields. If a student manages to sole the questions from these topics correctly, then they can safely say that they will be able to get admission into the M.Tech. program of some institute in India in Electrical Engineering.
However, we do not recommend you to study only these topics and go, but we recommend you to give more importance to these topics as they will help you improve your GATE Score and hence a better rank.
Some topics on which questions are asked frequently in GATE Electrical Engineering are:
Questions that students generally find difficult come from the topics of:
And hence I would like to conclude here that if you have done the mentioned topics, and practised the frequently asked topics well, you will certainly clear the cutoff for GATE Electrical Engineering (EE).
Good luck for the exam!