The online correction facility in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2018 application form has started and candidates have time till October 28 to do the same. The engineering aspirants have to access the official website – gate.iitg.ac.in to follow the procedures. The GATE 2018 will be held by the Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati on February 3, February 4 and February 10, February 11, 2018.
In a note, IIT Guwahati has said, “Candidates who wish to change the gender, category, and PwD status in their GATE 2018 application, can do this by logging into GOAPS and clicking on button “Change Personal Data”.
To do these corrections, you will be re-directed to the payment page (if applicable). The aspirants can also verify their email address and mobile number.
The aspirant have to send a mail from the registered email ID to the respective zonal GATE office. It is only then their request for corrections will be entertained. Make sure to mention the enrollment ID as well as nature of corrections to be done along with the scanned copy of proof.
Application correction fee:
Applicant must pay Rs 750 in case of gender change from female to male/ transgender (not applicable for SC/ST and PwD candidates). They need to pay the same fees in case of category change from SC/ST to Gen/OBC. This is not applicable for female and PwD candidates.
Similarly, the applicant must pay Rs 750 in case of PwD status change from PwD to non-PwD (not applicable for female and SC/ST candidates).