IIT Madras and NPTEL to Offer Free GATE 2023 Coaching, Read Details

New Delhi, 16 August 2022 – The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-M) and the National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) have launched an online platform to offer free GATE 2023 coaching to candidates aspiring to crack the exam. 

The GATE coaching portal available on NPTEL is a one-stop solution to offer free coaching to students, deliver video lessons, provide practice/mock tests, and give online support to more than 9 lakh students who will be appearing for the GATE exam next year.

This article will acquaint the students about the free GATE coaching portal, how they can access it, and what it consists of.

Free GATE 2023 Coaching – Overview

Free Coaching Offered For Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)
Launched By Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Madras) in collaboration with the National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL)
Who is Eligible? All students who will be appearing for the GATE 2023 exam 
Aim of the Coaching  To enable free and active learning for GATE aspirants
Website Link gate.nptel.ac.in

Free GATE 2023 Coaching – Details

  • NPTEL has launched the portal in collaboration with IIT-M to guide and help GATE aspirants. The portal will prepare candidates for the GATE 2023 exam and create a level playing field by providing equal educational opportunities to students.
  • Initially, a large number of students sent daily queries to the government regarding the preparation for the exam. 
  • After receiving several queries from all over India, NPTEL decided to create a free GATE 2023 coaching portal that will assist learners in preparing for the exam.
  • The idea to create a comprehensive one-stop platform for exam preparation then popped up, which would cover everything from concepts to tricks for cracking GATE 2023. 
  • NPTEL and IIT-M created the portal to aid students around the country. 
  • Then, NPTEL also added live mentoring sessions to the portal, which enabled active learning for GATE aspirants.
  • Therefore, GATE 2023 aspirants will now be able to prepare for the exam without resorting to expensive coaching. 
  • As the portal is free-to-use, it is estimated that it will accelerate positive social impact and create equal opportunities to all students from underserved and economically disadvantaged backgrounds.

How to Access the Free GATE 2023 Coaching Portal?

Candidates interested in getting free GATE 2023 coaching can access the portal by visiting gate.nptel.ac.in.

On the top of the homepage, aspiring students will find links to different coaching modules, which include:

  • Live Mentoring Sessions
  • GATE Syllabus Mapping
  • Video Solutions 
  • GATE Practice Tests
  • And More 

To know about GATE 2023 eligibility criteria

About GATE 2023 Exam

The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur will conduct the GATE 2023 exam in February 2023. The registration portal for the exam will be opened on 30th August 2022. The application deadline for GATE 2023 is 30th September 2022 (with no late fee). Candidates with late fees will be able to  apply by 7th October 2023.

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When will the GATE 2023 exam be held?

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2023 exam will be conducted on 4th, 5th, 11th and 12th February 2023 in online mode. The exam will be held in the computer-based test (CBT) mode for 29 papers in two sessions (forenoon and afternoon).

Where can I know more about the free GATE 2023 coaching portal?

To know more about the free GATE coaching portal or in case of any doubts, please send your queries to gatesupport@nptel.iitm.ac.in.

What is the eligibility criteria for GATE 2023?

A candidate who is currently studying in the 3rd or higher years of any undergraduate degree program OR has already completed any government-approved degree program in Engineering / Technology / Architecture / Science / Commerce / Arts is eligible to appear for the GATE 2023 exam.

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