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Corrections in Defective GATE 2017 Application

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There are some candidates who have done some minor mistakes while filling GATE 2017 online application form like category related mistake, Gender related mistake, Some forgot to select PWD as Yes & Some want to change their exam city due to any reason such candidates now change these four mistakes as written below. 

Defects which can be corrected as follows :
(1) Gender Change
(2) Category Change for all Candidates
(3) Status Change for PWD
(4) City Change (Starts from 15 November, 2016 to 22 November, 2016)

The extra amount to be paid for each change (from SC/ST to General/OBC is Rs.750/-, Female to Male/Others is Rs. 750/-, PwD to Non-PwD is Rs. 750/-, City Change is Rs.400/-) has to be paid online only (NO challan facility). Change in GATE paper is NOT permitted.

The applicant login and related changes to be edited and payment option shall be through the link :


Non-PwD candidates with dyslexia/writer’s cramp requiring one-hour extra GATE 2017 examination time may please send their request by email to gateiitr.2017@gmail.com. The mail MUST be accompanied with details of name of candidate, enrollment ID and a latest certificate from a Government Hospital Doctor (on a letterhead with signature, Date and Seal of the Doctor issuing the certificate) mentioning the disorder of the candidate with full name.The mail subject should be Dyslexia/Writer’s cramp. The mail MUST be sent before 6.00 PM of 5th December 2017.

Change of category from General/OBC to SC/ST MUST send a mail to gateiitr.2017@gmail.com during 14th November 2016 (11.30 AM) to 20th November 2016 (6.00 PM) mentioning Name, Enrollment ID, Category Change with proper documents in attachment. There shall be NO refund of fees for this change. The subject of the mail should be Gen/OBC to SC/ST.

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