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GATE Electrical Engineering (EE) Weightage of Marks

Published on Aug 14 2012 // Marks Weightage

Weightage of Marks in GATE (Subject-wise)

Examination Type:

GATE Examination consists of a single paper of 3 Hours duration, which contains 65 Questions carrying a maximum of 100 Marks. The Question paper will consist of only multiple choice objective questions

GATE – EE (Electrical Engineering)

Subject

1 MarkQuestions 2 MarkQuestions TotalMarks
Engineering Mathematics 0 – 4 5 – 8 10 – 17
Electric Circuits 1 – 4 6 – 7 14 – 16
Electromagnetic Fields 0 – 2 0 – 4

2 – 9

Signals & Systems 0 – 3 0 – 7 0 – 16
Electrical Machines 3 – 6 8 – 12 19 – 27
Power Systems 3 – 6 8 – 11 19 – 27
Control Systems 1 – 3 3 – 7 7 – 17
Electrical & Electronic Measurements 1 – 3 1 – 8 3 – 19
Analog & Digital Electronics 1 – 5 4 – 10 12 – 25
Power Electronics & Drives 2 – 4 5 – 8 14 – 18

Note: Analysis is made on the basis of previous TEN GATE Papers (2003 – 2012)

PaperCode Patterns of Question papers Negative Marks for wrong Answer
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CS, EC, EE, IN, CE, ME

Q.1 to Q.25: Will carry one mark each (sub- total 25 marks). 1/  mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.

3

Q.26 to Q.55: Will carry two marks each(sub-total 60 marks) 2/3  mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.
Q.48 through Q.51 (2 pairs) will be commondata questions. Each question will carry two marks 2/  mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.

3

Question   pairs   (Q.52,   Q.53)   and   (Q.54, Q.55) will be linked answer questions.The  answer  to  the  second  question  of  the last two pairs will depend on the answer to the first question of the pair.

If  the  first  question  in  the  linked  pair  is wrongly answered or is un-attempted, then the  answer  to  the  second  question  in  the

pair will not be evaluated. Each question will carry two marks

There   will  be  negative   marks   only  for   wrong answer  to  the  first question  of  the  linked  answer question pair i.e. for Q.52 and Q.54, 2/3  mark will be  deducted  for  each  wrong  answer.  There  is no negative marking for Q.53 and Q.55.
Q.56 to Q.60 : From General Aptitude (GA) will carry one mark each (sub-total 5 marks). 1/  mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.

3

Q.61 to Q.65 : From GA will carry two marks each (sub-total 10 marks) 2/3  mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.
All  the  papers  bearing  the  codes  CS,  EC,  EE,  IN,  CE,  ME  will  contain  few  questions  onEngineering Mathematics carrying 15 marks.

Note: GATE 2013 score is valid for 2 YEARS from the date of announcement of the GATE 2013 results.

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