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Subject wise weightage in GATE

Civil Weightage

GATE SUBJECTS GATE 2021 GATE 2020 GATE 2019 GATE 2018 GATE 2017 GATE 2016 GATE 2015 GATE 2014 GATE 2013
Engineering Mathematics* 13% 11.5% 10.5% 11.5% 12.5% 15% 13% 9% 8%
Irrigation & Hydrology 6% 5.5% 5.5% 5% 5.5% 4% 5% 2% 2%
Fluid Mechanics 6% 7.5% 9% 8.5% 7.5% 7% 5% 26% 7%
Environmental Engineering* 5% 11% 9% 10% 11% 10% 8% 10% 8%
Structural Analysis 2% 6% 4.5% 1.5% 6.5% 3% 4.5% 11% 7%
Geotechnical Engineering* 14% 14.5% 16% 14% 12.5% 15% 15% 12% 16%
Transportation Engineering* 11% 11% 9.5% 9.5% 8.5% 6% 7% 10% 14%
Geomatics Engineering 4% 14.5% 6% 4% 4.5% 5% 6% 5% 14%
R.C.C. 9% 5% 5% 7% 5% 5% 7% 5% 4%
Steel Structures 1% 2.5% 5% 4.5% 2% 3% 5.5% 4% 3%
General Aptitude* 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 15%
Construction Materials & Management 3% 0.5% 1% 0.5% 3% 5% New Subject
Engineering Mechanics 5% 1% 0.5% 3% 1% 3.5% New Subject
Solid Mechanics 6% 4% 3.5% 6% 5.5% 3.5% 7% 3% 3%

Computer Science Weightage

GATE SUBJECTS GATE 2021 GATE 2020 GATE 2019 GATE 2018 GATE 2017 GATE 2016
General Aptitude 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 15%
Engineering Mathematics 6% 5% 6% 7% 8% 10%
Discrete Mathematics 11% 10% 7% 12% 7% 4%
Digital Logic 5% 4% 9% 4% 5% 5%
Computer Organization and Architecture 6% 11% 3% 11% 9% 7%
Programming and Data Structures 8% 12% 12% 10% 14% 11%
Algorithms 12% 6% 7% 7% 6% 11%
Theory of Computation 8% 9% 7% 7% 9% 9%
Compiler Design 8% 4% 6% 6% 4% 4%
Operating System 5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Databases 8% 8% 8% 4% 6% 5%
Computer Networks 8% 6% 10% 7% 7% 9%

Electrical Engineering Weightage

GATE SUBJECTS GATE 2021 GATE 2020 GATE 2019 GATE 2018 GATE 2017 GATE 2016
Engineering Mathematics 12% 12% 14% 11% 12% 15%
Network Theory 11% 6% 11% 8% 9% 11%
Electromagnetic Theory 6% 6% 1% 2% 3.50% 4%
Digital Circuits 6% 3% 4% 7% 4% 4%
Analog Circuits 3% 8% 6% 7% 5% 2%
Control Systems 8% 10% 9% 8% 10.50% 8.50%
Signals & Systems 8% 10% 4% 10% 6.50% 5.50%
Electrical Machines 8% 10% 13% 8% 13% 12%
Power Systems 12% 10% 11% 10% 9.50% 9%
Power Electronics 9% 8% 10% 10% 8% 10%
Measurements 2% 2% 2% 4% 4% 4%
General Aptitude 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 15%

Mechanical Engineering Weightage

GATE SUBJECTS GATE 2021 GATE 2020 GATE 2019 GATE 2018 GATE 2017
General Aptitude 15 15 15 15 15
Engineering Mathematics 13 16 12 13 13
Applied Mechanics and Design
Engineering Mechanics 0 4 3 4 5
Mechanics of Materials/ Strength of Materials 9 5 9 9 9
Theory of Machines 8 6 7 7 8
Vibrations 6 2 3 1 3
Machine Design 3 4 3 2 5
Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences
Fluid Mechanics 4 9 7 8 5
Heat-Transfer 4 3 3 5 8
Thermodynamics 9 7 4 5 4
Applications 5 7 9 9 6
Materials, Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering
Engineering Materials 0 1 2 1 0
Casting, Forming and Joining Processes;
Machining and Machine Tool Operations;
Metrology and Inspection;
Production Planning and Control
16 16 14 15 14
Industrial Engineering;
Operations Research;
Computer Integrated Manufacturing
8 5 9 6 5

Electronics & Communications Engineering Weightage

GATE SUBJECTS GATE 2021 GATE 2020 GATE 2019 GATE 2018 GATE 2017
Analog Circuits 7% 10% 12% 10% 7%
Electronic Devices 6% 12% 14% 10%
Control Systems 5% 12% 11% 10% 7%
Digital Circuits 9% 9% 8% 12% 7%
Networks Theory 12% 6% 6% 9% 7%
Signal and Systems 10% 6% 8% 7% 7%
Communications 13% 11% 12% 10% 8%
EMTL 10% 9% 14% 13% 7%
Engineering Mathematics 13% 715% 715% 15% 12%
General Aptitude 15% 15% 15% 15% 17%
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