Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur is all set to open the correction window today, October 26, 2021, for the Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineering (GATE) 2022 examination. This facility is meant for making changes or rectification in the already submitted application form. So, candidates who have successfully registered for the exam can make changes in their form, but only in specific categories. This is an important opportunity for all those with defective or incorrect applications. but, they only have time up to November 01, 2021, to access this facility.
GATE 2022 registration process began on September 02, 2021, on the official website gate.iitkgp.ac.in. Candidates could register and apply for the entrance exam latest by October 07, 2021. Thereafter, IIT Kharagpur authorities scrutinised all applications for accuracy of data provided based on various aspects. These include documents uploaded to support the data, clarity of photograph and signature, etc.
In case any defect is found in the application form, candidates will be notified via SMS on their registered mobile number or email on their registered mail ID. So, before the correction facility opens, candidates must search for any intimation about their application. As soon as they receive an intimation, candidates must access their application form and make the required changes.
With the correction facility opening-up today, candidates will be able to correct all these inaccuracies. However, this facility is open only up to November 01, 2021. giving candidates merely 5 days to make these rectifications.
IIT Kharagpur will also be providing extra time for candidates to change their category, paper and examination city. To avail this facility, they must pay certain fee charges. So, it is advisable to only use this facility if it is unavoidable and absolutely required. The last date to make changes in these three categories is November 12, 2021. Beyond this deadline, no other facility will be provided to make changes in the application. So, an important advice to all aspirants out there – use this facility wisely!
GATE 2022 examination is all set to be conducted on February 05, 06, 12 and 13, 2021, through the computer-based format. Admit cards for the same will be issued on January 03, 2021. Only those candidates whose applications have been accepted (after making the necessary changes) will receive their exam hall tickets. They will be made available on the official portal of GATE 2022. Hence, all candidates must keep an eye out fo the admit card link on the release date.