GATE 2020

GATE - CutOff

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2020

Form Date: 14 Sep - 30 Sep 2020

Computer Based Test

Form Date: 14 Sep - 30 Sep 2020

GATE 2020 Cut off Marks (Released): Check Branch-wise cut off score

Updated On - July 12 2020 by Latika Kalra

GATE 2020 cutoff has been released by IIT Delhi with the result on 13 March 2020. The GATE cutoff 2020 for all the papers individually is declared in online mode. Gate cutoff is the minimum mark that a candidate needs to qualify for the exam. The cutoff of GATE 2020 varies from course to course and is different for each category. All of the GATE 2020 papers have different cutoff and it will also be different for all the categories. 

GATE Qualifying Cutoff Vs GATE Admission Cutoff

Students who would be appearing in GATE 2020 should have a clear idea about the difference between GATE qualifying cutoff and GATE admission cutoff.

 GATE Qualifying CutoffGATE Admission Cutoff
DefinitionThis is the minimum score that a candidate has to score to clear the exam, which is different for all 25 courses for which GATE exam is conducted. It also changes as per the categories of candidates.This is the minimum marks required by a candidate to get admission in an institute.
Declared ByIt is declared by the exam conducting institute with result declaration.It is declared by the institute at the admission time.
Parameters deciding CutoffCandidates Performance, Candidates category, Previous Years Cut OffTotal Number of Seats, Applications received, Candidates category

GATE 2020 Cutoff

Table given below shows the officially announced GATE 2020 Cut Off entrance exam:
GATE 2020 Cutoff
S. No.
Paper Name
Paper Code
Qualifying Marks
General
OBC (NCL)
SC/ST/PwD

1

Life Sciences

XL

31.7

28.5

21.1

2

Civil Engineering

CE

32.9

29.6

21.9

3

Electrical Engineering

EE

33.4

30.0

22.2

4

Computer Science and Information Technology

CS

28.5

25.6

19.0

5

Mechanical Engineering

ME

34.0

30.6

22.6

6

Petroleum Engineering

PE

39.8

35.8

26.5

7

Electronics and Communication Engineering

EC

28.8

25.9

19.2

8

Chemical Engineering

CH

35.7

32.1

23.8

9

Chemistry

CY

26.7

24.0

17.8

10

Biotechnology

BT

30.7

27.6

20.4

11

Engineering Sciences Minor

XE

26.0

23.4

17.3

12

Textile Engineering and Fibre Science

TF

37.1

33.3

24.7

13

Aerospace Engineering

AE

27.2

24.4

18.1

14

Agricultural Engineering

AG

26.3

23.6

17.5

15

Architecture and Planning

AR

34.8

31.3

23.2

16

Ecology and Evolution

EY

42.2

37.9

28.1

17


 

Geology

GG

38.4

34.5

25.6

Geophysics

GG

51.9

46.7

34.6

18

Instrumentation Engineering

IN

34.6

31.1

23.0

19

Mathematics

MA

25

22.5

16.7

20

Mining Engineering

MN

32.7

29.4

21.8

21

Metallurgical Engineering

MT

49.2

44.2

32.8

22

Physics

PH

37.2

33.4

24.8

23

Production and Industrial Engineering

PI

36.6

32.9

24.4

24

Statistics

ST

25

22.5

16.6

25

Biomedical Engineering

BM

25.0

22.5

16.6

Previous Year GATE Cutoff Trends (2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015)

The cutoff of the previous year's GATE examinations is given below. Candidate can refer to the following tables to know more about Previous years GATE 2020 cutoff:

GATE 2019 Official Cutoff 

S. No.
Paper Name
Paper Code
Qualifying Marks
General
OBC (NCL)
SC/ST/PwD

1

Life Sciences

XL

36.7

33

24.5

2

Civil Engineering

CE

28.2

25.4

18.8

3

Electrical Engineering

EE

39.6

35.6

26.4

4

Computer Science and Information Technology

CS

29.5

26.6

19.7

5

Mechanical Engineering

ME

34.1

30.7

22.7

6

Petroleum Engineering

PE

49.9

44.9

33.3

7

Electronics and Communication Engineering

EC

26.7

24

17.8

8

Chemical Engineering

CH

34.8

31.3

23.2

9

Chemistry

CY

32

28.8

21.3

10

Biotechnology

BT

35.9

32.3

23.9

11

Engineering Sciences

XE

26.7

24

17.8

12

Textile Engineering and Fibre Science

TF

40.1

36.1

26.7

13

Aerospace Engineering

AE

33.5

30.2

22.3

14

Agricultural Engineering

AG

28.3

25.5

18.9

15

Architecture and Planning

AR

41

36.9

27.3

16

Ecology and Evolution

EY

37.1

33.4

24.7

17

Geology and Geophysics

GG

44.5

40.1

29.7

18

Instrumentation Engineering

IN

31.9

28.7

21.3

19

Mathematics

MA

25

22.5

16.7

20

Mining Engineering

MN

31.5

28.4

21

21

Metallurgical Engineering

MT

53.5

48.1

35.7

22

Physics

PH

25.2

22.7

16.8

23

Production and Industrial Engineering

PI

32.2

29

21.5

24

Statistics

ST

32.5

29.2

21.7

GATE 2018 Official Cutoff 

S. No
Paper Name
Paper Code
Qualifying Marks
General
OBC (NCL)
SC/ST/PwD

1

Aerospace Engineering

AE

34.4

30.9

22.9

2

Agricultural Engineering

AG

25

22.5

16.6

3

Architecture and Planning

AR

43.9

39.5

29.2

4

Biotechnology

BT

27.9

25.1

18.5

5

Civil Engineering

CE

26.9

24.2

17.9

6

Chemical Engineering

CH

37.8

34

25.1

7

Computer Science and Information Technology

CS

25

22.5

16.6

8

Chemistry

CY

25.4

22.8

16.9

9

Electronics and Communication Engineering

EC

25

22.5

16.6

10

Electrical Engineering

EE

29.1

26.1

19.4

11

Ecology and Evolution

EY

49.3

44.3

32.8

12

Geology and Geophysics

GG

32.4

29.1

21.5

13

Instrumentation Engineering

IN

37.1

33.3

24.7

14

Mathematics

MA

29.4

26.4

19.5

15

Mechanical Engineering

ME

34.7

31.2

23.1

16

Mining Engineering

MN

45

40.5

30

17

Metallurgical Engineering

MT

40.3

36.2

26.8

18

Petroleum Engineering

PE

39.8

35.8

26.5

19

Physics

PH

29

26.1

19.3

20

Production and Industrial Engineering

PI

32

28.8

21.3

21

Textile Engineering and Fibre Science

TF

32.2

28.9

21.4

22

Engineering Sciences

XE

31.5

28.3

21

23

Life Sciences

XL

29.9

26.9

19.9

GATE 2017 Official Cutoff 

S.No
Branch
General
OBC
SC/ST/PH

1

Electronics and Communication (EC)

25.00

22.50

16.60

2

Civil Engineering (CE)

28.70

25.8

19.10

3

Electrical Engineering (EE)

25.20

25.20

16.70

4

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

32.87

29

21

5

 

Computer Science & Information Technology (CS)

25

22.50

16.60

6

Instrumentation Engineering (IN)

34.60

31.10

23.00

7

Chemical Engineering (CH)

44.30

39.80

29.50

8

Biotechnology (BT)

38.90

35.00

25.90

GATE official Cutoff 2016/ 2015

 
 
 
2016

2015
S.No
Branch
General
OBC
SC/ST/PH
General
OBC
SC/ST/PH

1

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

29.6

26.6

19.7

32.73

29.46

21.82

2

Civil Engineering (CE)

25

22.5

16.6

25

22.5

16.67

3

Electrical Engineering (EE)

25.1

22.5

16.7

25

22.5

16.67

4

Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC)

25

22.5

16.6

25

22.5

16.67

5

Computer Science and Information Technology (CS)

25

22.5

16.6

25

 

22.5

16.67

6

Instrumentation Engineering (IN)

31.6

28.4

21

25.45

22.9

16.96

7

Production and Industrial Engineering (PI)

26.4

23.7

17.5

26.82

24.14

17.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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