GATE Cutoff 2022 - Check Subject-wise Cutoff and Previous Year Cut Off

GATE Cutoff 2022 - Check Subject-wise Cutoff and Previous Year Cut Off

Exam: GATE

GATE Cutoff 2022 - IIT Kharagpur will release the GATE 2022 cutoff for all 29 subject papers along with GATE result. The minimum marks required by the candidates to qualify for the GATE 2022 exam is the cutoff. It must be noted that the GATE 2022 cutoff is different for all 29 subject papers.

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Also, the GATE cutoff 2022 will vary as per the category of the candidates. Candidates who will score more marks than the GATE 2022 cutoff are eligible for admission in the M.Tech courses offered by the participating institutes of the exam. However, candidates have to qualify the GATE 2022 admission cutoff of various institutes in order to get admission to them.

GATE Cutoff 2022

The authorities will release the cutoff of GATE 2022 after the conclusion of the exam. As the GATE 2022 cutoff has not been released yet, it will be updated here in this article as soon as it is released by the authorities. It must be noted two types of cutoffs will be released for GATE 2022 are qualifying and admission cutoff. Candidates can understand the difference between qualifying and admission GATE cutoff 2022 below.

GATE Qualifying Cutoff Vs GATE Admission Cutoff: Students appearing in GATE 2022 must know the difference between the GATE qualifying cutoff and GATE admission cutoff.

GATE Qualifying Cutoff: GATE qualifying cutoff or GATE cutoff is the minimum marks required by the candidates to qualify for the exam. GATE cutoff 2022 will be different for all the 27 subjects for which the exam will be conducted. GATE 2022 cutoff will also vary as per the different categories of candidates. GATE qualifying cutoff is released by the conducting institute along with the declaration of result.

GATE Admission Cutoff: GATE admission cutoff is the minimum marks required by the candidates to get admission in the participating institutes. GATE admission cutoff 2022 is released by the institute at the time of admission in which admission is desired.

GATE Qualifying Cutoff vs Admission Cutoff

Particulars

GATE Qualifying Cutoff

GATE Admission Cutoff

Published by

It is published by the organizing IIT. The qualifying GATE 2022 cutoff will be published by IIT Bombay.

GATE admission cutoff is published by the institutes individually.

Parameters for deciding cutoff

  • Performance of the candidate GATE exam.

  • Category of the candidates

  • Previous cutoff trends

  • Number of applications received for admission

  • Availability of seats

  • Category of the candidates

Whether Used for admission

No

Yes

Whether subject-specific

Yes

Yes

GATE 2022 Cutoff - Important Dates

EventsDates
Availability of GATE 2022 Application formAugust 30, 2021
GATE 2021 Exam DatesFebruary 5, 6, 12, and 13, 2022
Answer key release dateTo be notified
GATE 2022 result dateMarch 17, 2022
Release of GATE Cutoff 2022To be notified
GATE 2022 ScorecardMarch 21 to May 31, 2022

Previous Year GATE Cutoff Trends (2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015)

Here, we have compiled the GATE cutoff for 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, and 2015. Candidates can refer to the following tables to know the GATE cutoff trends in the previous years. It will help them to understand how the GATE cutoff has changed over the years and what can be the probable cutoff for 2022.

GATE 2021 Cut off

GATE Paper CodeHighest ScoreHighest Marks (outof 100)

Cut-off Marks (outof 100)

AE10008426.3
AG100061.3325
AR100079.6740.9
BM10006425
BT100075.3330
CE*100095.5629.2
CH100089.6735.1
CS*100087.8126.1
CY99691.3336.2
EC10008225
EE97485.3330.3
ES9668839.6
EY10007835.7
GG (Geology)94572.6738.9
GG (Geophysics)100068.6744.8
IN9337936
MA100068.3329
ME*97993.2233
MN100077.6731
MT92387.6748.5
PE94788.6751.4
PH100069.6732.8
PI93983.6735.7
ST100051.6725
TF94579.6741.8
XE100090.3337
XH-C1(Economics)100062.6729.4
XH-C2 (English)98677.6741.7
XH-C3(Linguistics)100065.6735.3
XH-C4(Philosophy)10007137.9
XH-C5(Psychology)100077.3348.5
XH-C6(Sociology)10006634.3
XL98374.3336

GATE 2021 Qualifying Cutoff

GATE Paper 2021GATE Qualifying Marks
GeneralOBC-NCL/ EWSSC/ST/PwD
Geology and Geophysics44.840.329.8
Civil Engineering29.226.222.0
Biotechnology302720
Mechanical Engineering3329.722
Textile Engineering and Fibre Science41.837.627.8
Chemistry36.232.524.1
Mathematics2926.119.3
Electrical Engineering30.327.220.2
Computer Science26.123.417.4
Electronics and Communication2522.516.6
Humanities and Social Sciences37.934.125.2

Instrumentation Engineering

36.032.024.0

GATE Qualifying Cutoff 2020 (Official)

Paper Name

Paper Code

Qualifying Marks

General

OBC (NCL)

SC/ST/PwD

Life Sciences

XL

31.7

28.5

21.1

Civil Engineering

CE

32.9

29.6

21.9

Electrical Engineering

EE

33.4

30.0

22.2

Computer Science and Information Technology

CS

28.5

25.6

19.0

Mechanical Engineering

ME

34.0

30.6

22.6

Petroleum Engineering

PE

39.8

35.8

26.5

Electronics and Communication Engineering

EC

28.8

25.9

19.2

Chemical Engineering

CH

35.7

32.1

23.8

Chemistry

CY

26.7

24.0

17.8

Biotechnology

BT

30.7

27.6

20.4

Engineering Sciences Minor

XE

26.0

23.4

17.3

Textile Engineering and Fibre Science

TF

37.1

33.3

24.7

Aerospace Engineering

AE

27.2

24.4

18.1

Agricultural Engineering

AG

26.3

23.6

17.5

Architecture and Planning

AR

34.8

31.3

23.2

Ecology and Evolution

EY

42.2

37.9

28.1

Geology

GG

38.4

34.5

25.6

Geophysics

GG

51.9

46.7

34.6

Instrumentation Engineering

IN

34.6

31.1

23.0

Mathematics

MA

25

22.5

16.7

Mining Engineering

MN

32.7

29.4

21.8

Metallurgical Engineering

MT

49.2

44.2

32.8

Physics

PH

37.2

33.4

24.8

Production and Industrial Engineering

PI

36.6

32.9

24.4

Statistics

ST

25

22.5

16.6

Biomedical Engineering

BM

25.0

22.5

16.6

GATE Cutoff Analysis (2021 vs 2020)

If we see the GATE cutoffs for 2021 and 2020; the cutoffs for most of the subjects were decreased from the previous year. For example, GATE cutoff for CSE was 28.5 in 2020 while it decreased to 26.1 in 2021.

GATE Cutoff Analysis (2020 vs 2019)

The analysis given below depicts the changes in the qualifying GATE Cutoff 2020 vs 2019. While the official result statistics have announced that only 18.8% of candidates have qualified in the exam. There have been many surprises in the GATE cutoffs with many showing a drastic lowering and some showing an increase. Only Mathematics has shown no changes in the GATE cutoff. Check the table below for details.

GATE Qualifying Cutoff (Papers that have Lowered Cutoffs)

Paper Name

Paper Code

Qualifying Marks

General

OBC (NCL)

SC/ST/PwD

Electrical Engineering

EE

33.4

30.0

22.2

Computer Science and Information Technology

CS

28.5

25.6

19.0

Mechanical Engineering (Minor changes)

ME

34.0

30.6

22.6

Petroleum Engineering

PE

39.8

35.8

26.5

Chemistry

CY

26.7

24.0

17.8

Biotechnology

BT

30.7

27.6

20.4

Engineering Sciences Minor

XE

26.0

23.4

17.3

Textile Engineering and Fibre Science

TF

37.1

33.3

24.7

Aerospace Engineering

AE

27.2

24.4

18.1

Agricultural Engineering

AG

26.3

23.6

17.5

Architecture and Planning

AR

34.8

31.3

23.2

Geology

GG

38.4

34.5

25.6

Geophysics

GG

51.9

46.7

34.6

Metallurgical Engineering

MT

49.2

44.2

32.8

Statistics

ST

25

22.5

16.6

Biomedical Engineering

BM

25.0

22.5

16.6

Papers that have increased GATE Qualifying Cutoffs 2020

Paper Name

Paper Code

Qualifying Marks

General

OBC (NCL)

SC/ST/PwD

Civil Engineering

CE

32.9

29.6

21.9

Electronics and Communication Engineering

EC

28.8

25.9

19.2

Chemical Engineering

CH

35.7

32.1

23.8

Ecology and Evolution

EY

42.2

37.9

28.1

Instrumentation Engineering

IN

34.6

31.1

23.0

Mining Engineering

MN

32.7

29.4

21.8

Physics

PH

37.2

33.4

24.8

Production and Industrial Engineering

PI

36.6

32.9

24.4

GATE Cutoff 2019(Official)

Paper Name

Paper Code

Qualifying Marks

General

OBC (NCL)

SC/ST/PwD

Life Sciences

XL

36.7

33

24.5

Civil Engineering

CE

28.2

25.4

18.8

Electrical Engineering

EE

39.6

35.6

26.4

Computer Science and Information Technology

CS

29.5

26.6

19.7

Mechanical Engineering

ME

34.1

30.7

22.7

Petroleum Engineering

PE

49.9

44.9

33.3

Electronics and Communication Engineering

EC

26.7

24

17.8

Chemical Engineering

CH

34.8

31.3

23.2

Chemistry

CY

32

28.8

21.3

Biotechnology

BT

35.9

32.3

23.9

Engineering Sciences

XE

26.7

24

17.8

Textile Engineering and Fibre Science

TF

40.1

36.1

26.7

Aerospace Engineering

AE

33.5

30.2

22.3

Agricultural Engineering

AG

28.3

25.5

18.9

Architecture and Planning

AR

41

36.9

27.3

Ecology and Evolution

EY

37.1

33.4

24.7

Geology and Geophysics

GG

44.5

40.1

29.7

Instrumentation Engineering

IN

31.9

28.7

21.3

Mathematics

MA

25

22.5

16.7

Mining Engineering

MN

31.5

28.4

21

Metallurgical Engineering

MT

53.5

48.1

35.7

Physics

PH

25.2

22.7

16.8

Production and Industrial Engineering

PI

32.2

29

21.5

Statistics

ST

32.5

29.2

21.7

GATE Cutoff 2018 (Official)

Paper Name

Paper Code

Qualifying Marks

General

OBC (NCL)

SC/ST/PwD

Aerospace Engineering

AE

34.4

30.9

22.9

Agricultural Engineering

AG

25

22.5

16.6

Architecture and Planning

AR

43.9

39.5

29.2

Biotechnology

BT

27.9

25.1

18.5

Civil Engineering

CE

26.9

24.2

17.9

Chemical Engineering

CH

37.8

34

25.1

Computer Science and Information Technology

CS

25

22.5

16.6

Chemistry

CY

25.4

22.8

16.9

Electronics and Communication Engineering

EC

25

22.5

16.6

Electrical Engineering

EE

29.1

26.1

19.4

Ecology and Evolution

EY

49.3

44.3

32.8

Geology and Geophysics

GG

32.4

29.1

21.5

Instrumentation Engineering

IN

37.1

33.3

24.7

Mathematics

MA

29.4

26.4

19.5

Mechanical Engineering

ME

34.7

31.2

23.1

Mining Engineering

MN

45

40.5

30

Metallurgical Engineering

MT

40.3

36.2

26.8

Petroleum Engineering

PE

39.8

35.8

26.5

Physics

PH

29

26.1

19.3

Production and Industrial Engineering

PI

32

28.8

21.3

Textile Engineering and Fibre Science

TF

32.2

28.9

21.4

Engineering Sciences

XE

31.5

28.3

21

Life Sciences

XL

29.9

26.9

19.9

GATE 2017 Qualifying Cutoff (Official)

Branch

General

OBC

SC/ST/PH

Electronics and Communication (EC)

25.00

22.50

16.60

Civil Engineering (CE)

28.70

25.8

19.10

Electrical Engineering (EE)

25.20

25.20

16.70

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

32.87

29

21

Computer Science & Information Technology (CS)

25

22.50

16.60

Instrumentation Engineering (IN)

34.60

31.10

23.00

Chemical Engineering (CH)

44.30

39.80

29.50

Biotechnology (BT)

38.90

35.00

25.90

GATE Qualifying Cutoff 2016/ 2015 (Official)

2016

2015

Branch

General

OBC

SC/ST/PH

General

OBC

SC/ST/PH

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

29.6

26.6

19.7

32.73

29.46

21.82

Civil Engineering (CE)

25

22.5

16.6

25

22.5

16.67

Electrical Engineering (EE)

25.1

22.5

16.7

25

22.5

16.67

Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC)

25

22.5

16.6

25

22.5

16.67

Computer Science and Information Technology (CS)

25

22.5

16.6

25

22.5

16.67

Instrumentation Engineering (IN)

31.6

28.4

21

25.45

22.9

16.96

Production and Industrial Engineering (PI)

26.4

23.7

17.5

26.82

24.14

17.88

Previous Year GATE Cutoff for IITs

Here, we have provided the previous year GATE cutoff for various IITs in the country. Candidates can check the GATE Cutoff for Top IITs from the table given below:

GATE Cut off for IIT Bombay

Discipline

M.Tech Programme

GATE Paper

Gen

OBC-NC

SC/ST

Computer Science

Computer Science and Engineering

CS

750

675

500

Mechanical Engineering

Thermal & Fluids Engineering

ME

-

-

400

Design Engineering

600

540

Manufacturing Engineering

-

-

Electrical Engineering

Communication Engineering

EE,CS,EC

510

459

340

Control & Computing

EE,CS,EC,IN

Power Electronics & Power Systems

EE,EC,IN

Microelectronics

EE,PH,CS,EC,IN

Electronics

EE,EC,IN,CS

Civil engineering

Transportation Systems Engineering

CE

550

495

367

Geotechnical Engineering

550

495

367

Water Resources Engineering

500

450

333

Structural Engineering

600

540

400

Ocean Engineering

500

450

333

GATE Cut off for IIT Delhi

Discipline

M.Tech Programme

Course Code

GATE Paper/ Other

Gen

OBC

SC

ST

PwD

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Design

MEM

ME

725

650

500

300

300

Industrial Engineering

MEE

ME

725

650

500

300

300

Production Engineering

MEP

ME

725

650

500

300

300

Thermal Engineering

MET

ME

725

650

500

300

300

Computer Science

Computer Technology

EET

IT/CS/EC/ Other

745

672

500

425

400

Computer Sc. & Engg

MCS

Direct Admission

900

900

900

900

900

Interview Shortlisting

790

710

-

-

-

Shortlisting

60.0/6.75

820

735

550

550

550

Interview Shortlisting

55/6.25

-

-

600

600

600

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

CHE

Direct Admission

650

615

525

440

525

Interview Shortlisting

540

450

375

300

375

Civil Engineering

Construction Engg. & Mgmt

CET

CE

770

700

600

320

320

AR

780

650

425

339

300

Structural Engineering

CES

CE

820

780

635

495

495

Water Resources Engg.

CEW

CE

675

650

475

454

400

AG

650

650

475

454

400

Transportation Engg.

CEP

CE

709

624

500

315

400

AR

600

550

500

450

300

ME

730

752

539

500

350

Electrical Engineering

Communications Engg.

EEE

EE/EC/IN

770

720

540

440

440

Power Electronics, Electrical Machines & Drives

EEP

EE

770

700

610

590

590

Others

850

850

800

800

800

Power Systems

EES

EE

750

640

555

475

380

Others

950

900

850

850

850

GATE Cutoff for IIT Kanpur

Discipline

M.Tech Programmes

Gen

OBC

SC

ST

PwD

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical

833

791

663

482

-

Computer Sc. & Engg.

Computer Science

721

349

480

480

480

Electrical Engg.

Microelectronics, VLSI & Display Technology

853

796

632

556

-

Power & Control

769

706

560

452

-

Signal Processing

811

754

562

487

-

Communication &

-

-

-

-

-

Networks

-

-

-

-

-

RF,Microwaves &

769

714

521

374

_

Photonics

-

-

-

-

-

Control & Automation

799

739

565

512

-

Civil Engg.

Hydraulics & Water Resources

608

553

488

277

-

Structural Engineering

561

542

380

280

-

Geo-Informatics

570

535

407

298

-

Transportation

700

640

520

365

-

Geo-Technical

620

590

415

335

-

GATE Cutoff for IIT Kharagpur

Discipline

Course

Opening Scores

Closing scores

GEN

OBC

SC

ST

PwD

GEN

OBC

SC

ST

PwD

Civil Engineering

CE1

751

696

574

435

446

677

605

511

348

333

CE2

788

718

622

490

541

710

-

526

-

-

CE3

755

707

585

453

-

685

611

518

360

-

CE4

795

725

659

591

-

707

669

-

386

-

CE5

847

759

655

547

758

740

751

585

-

410

Chemical Engineering

CH

597

509

475

331

405

518

448

361

204

-

Electronics & Communication engineering

EC2

867

820

659

628

773

-

-

-

-

-

EC3

796

745

581

483

-

737

652

487

355

-

EC4

827

773

624

522

604

746

702

503

416

-

EC5

817

761

597

525

546

742

682

491

-

-

Electrical Engineering

EE1

858

784

727

648

664

-

-

-

412

479

EE2

832

769

679

586

595

802

741

532

446

438

EE3

832

772

648

629

-

790

730

547

-

-

EE4

824

739

533

487

-

-

687

-

-

-

Mechanical engineering

ME1

844

788

654

523

532

780

727

564

455

-

ME2

854

794

679

566

588

792

734

-

-

-

ME3

859

820

676

516

581

795

731

574

446

-

GATE Cutoff for IIT Guwahati

Discipline

M.Tech Programmes

GATE Paper

GATE Score out of 1000

GEN

OBC - NC

SC

ST

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

Machine Design

ME

753

715

525

298

Fluids and Thermal Engineering

713

623

510

289

Computer Assisted Manufacturing

ME or PI

546

401

-

340

Computational Mechanics

ME / AE

503

-

379

-

Aerodynamics and Propulsion

625

503

427

-

Computer Science Engineering (CSE)

Computer Science and Engineering

CS

768

654

520

448

Theoretical Computer Science

CS/ MA

563

-

-

342

Electronics and

Electrical

Engineering (EEE)

VLSI

EC/EE

728

638

515

338

Signal Processing

672

582

438

295

Communication Engineering

662

559

461

522

Power and Control

EE/IN

726

629

489

-

RF and Photonics

EC/EE

617

565

-

292

Civil

Engineering

Structural

Engineering

CE

685

624

518

391

Geotechnical Engineering

CE

671

581

488

435

Transportation Systems Engineering

CE

670

578

486

382

GATE Cutoff for IIT Roorkee

Discipline

For Main GATE Disciplines

GEN

OBC

SC

ST

PD

Chemical Engineering

40.16

36.54

27.31

29.72

30.52

Civil Engineering

43.64

39.54

29.46

29.83

30.22

Electrical Engineering

58

52.23

39.02

40.26

-

Electronics & Comm. Engg.

28.99

26.21

19.59

23.1

20.46

Computer Science & Engg.

57.23

51.62

38.51

39.3

422

Mechanical & Industrial Engg

65.13

58.86

43.83

43.83

44.71

GATE Cut off for IITs

Institute

GATE Cut off 2017/2016

GATE Cut off 2015

IIT Hyderabad

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IIT Indore

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IIT BHU

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IIT Jodhpur

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IIT Mandi

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IIT Gandhinagar

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IISc Bangalore

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IIT (ISM) Dhanbad

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N/A

GATE Cut off for NITs

Previous year GATE cutoff for top NITs have been provided here. Candidates can refer to the following table to check the GATE Cutoff for top NITs.

NIT

GATE Cutoff

National Institute of Technology, Warangal

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National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli

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National Institute of Technology Karnataka

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National Institute of Technology, Calicut

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National Institute of Technology, Delhi

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National Institute of Technology, Durgapur

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National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur

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Dr. B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar

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Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur

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National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra

NA

National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur

NA

National Institute of Technology, Agartala

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Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad

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Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal

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Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur

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National Institute of Technology, Raipur

NA

National Institute of Technology, Patna

NA

National Institute of Technology, Rourkela

NA

National Institute of Technology, Silchar

NA

S V National Institute of Technology, Surat

NA

National Institute of Technology, Srinagar

NA

ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Gwalior

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PDPM Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur

NA

Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering & Technology, Longowal

NA

National Institute of Foundry and Forge Technology, Ranchi

NA

National Institute of Technology, Arunachal Pradesh

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Indian Institute of Information Technology Allahabad

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Central University of Rajasthan

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National Institute of Technology Goa

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National Institute of Technology Puducherry

NA

National Institute of Technology Nagaland

NA

National Institute of Technology Meghalaya

NA

School of Planning and Architecture Vijayawada

NA

National Institute of Technology Manipur

NA

National Institute of Technology Sikkim

NA

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology Shibpur

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Indian Institute of Information Technology Srirangam

NA

Institute of Technology, Guru Ghasidas Vishwadidyalaya

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Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing Kancheepuram

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