GATE 2018 Cut Off have been announced. The cut off of GATE 2018, or the qualifying marks, have been disclosed by IIT on March 16, 2018. Today, the GATE 2018 Result was announced and with it, we now know the cut off score. Also referred to as the qualifying mark, GATE cut off is the minimum marks that you must have in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering in order to qualify it. If you qualify GATE, then you get its score card and only then you can either take admission somewhere or look for a PSU recruitment on its basis. Get here GATE 2018 Cut Off for all papers. Cutoff of GATE 2018 is now available. Scroll down below to check it!

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GATE 2018 Cut Off

Along with results, comes cut offs. So now that GATE 2018 result has been announced (which you should check if you have not done already), cut offs have been revealed. Here they are.

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Paper Gen OBC SC / ST / PH
AG 25 22.5 16.6
EC 25 22.5 16.6
CE 26.9 24.2 17.9
CH 37.8 34 25.1
CS 25 22.5 16.6
IN 37 33.3 24.7
ME 34.7 31.2 23.1
PI 32 28.8 21.3

Full forms: AG (Agricultural Engineering). EC (Electronics and Communication Engineering). CE (Civil Engineering). CH (Chemical Engineering). CS (Computer Science Engineering). IN (Instrumentation Engineering). ME (Mechanical Engineering). PI (Production Engineering).

Cutoffs for other papers are being updated one by one.

Please help us update GATE 2018 Cut Off data!

Dear candidate

If you have appeared in GATE 2018 then you can check your result now (check here). When you check result, you will see the cut off score. Please share the cut off scores so that this data can be updated so that one million candidates can be benefitted.

You can either take a screenshot of your result with the cut off, and email to [email protected], or you can share cut offs in comments section.


GATE 2018 cut off data for following papers are required:

Ecology and Evolution (EY). Petroleum Engineering (PE). Engineering Sciences (XE). Life Sciences (XL). Aerospace Engineering (AE). Mathematics (MA). Architecture (AR). Biotechnology (BT). Chemistry (CY). Geology and Geophysics (GG). Metallurgical Engineering (MT). Physics (PH). Textile Engineering and Fibre Science (TF).

Difference in GATE 2018 Cut Off and Past Year Cut Offs

It is surprising to see that there hardly any difference in this year’s and last year’s cut off.

Cut offs of EC and CS papers have remained intact. However in others, there have been some changes.

Whereas last year CE cut off was 28.7, 25.8, 19.1 (general, OBC, SC/ST/PH), this year it has gone down. This year they are 26.9, 24.2, 17.9.

Whereas last year IN cut off was 34.6, 31.1, 23, this year it has gone up. This year they are 37, 33.3, 24.7.

Whereas last year ME cut off was 32.87, 29, 21, this year it has gone up. This year they are 34.7, 31.2, 23.1.


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