# General Aptitude Syllabus for Gate 2022

Exam: GATE

GATE General Aptitude (GA) Syllabus 2022 - IIT Kharagpur will release the GATE 2022 syllabus for General Aptitude. The authorities shall release the GATE General Aptitude syllabus 2022 along with the official brochure. GATE GA syllabus 2022 is common for all papers, candidates should opt for the GATE paper carefully based on the subject combination during the qualifying degree.

• 12 Nov 2021:

GATE 2022 Admit Card To Be Released in January!

• 29 Sep 2021:

GATE registration 2022 extended till Septemer 30. Apply Now

• 01 Aug 2021:

Stay up-to date with GATE News

Candidates will find the General Aptitude topics and aspects to be covered in GATE 2022 syllabus. As per the GATE exam pattern 2022, the section of General aptitude is common for all papers of GATE 2022. Knowing the GATE 2022 GA syllabus is important for all candidates appearing for the upcoming GATE exam. For GATE General Aptitude syllabus 2022, check the article below.

## GATE Syllabus 2022 for General Aptitude

 GATE Topics Sub-Topic Verbal Aptitude Basic English grammar Tenses Articles Adjectives Prepositions Conjunctions Verb-noun agreement and other parts of speech Basic vocabulary Words Idioms Phrases in context Reading and comprehension Narrative sequencing Quantitative Aptitude Data interpretation Data graphs (bar graphs, pie charts, and other graphs representing data) 2- and 3-dimensional plots Maps Tables Numerical computation and estimation Ratios Percentages Powers Exponents and logarithms Permutations and combinations Series Mensuration and geometry Elementary statistics Probability Analytical Aptitude Logic: deduction and induction Analogy Numerical relations and reasoning Spatial Aptitude Transformation of shapes Translation Rotation Scaling Mirroring Assembling Grouping Paper folding Cutting Patterns in 2 and 3 dimensions

## GATE 2022 Exam Pattern

IIT Kharagpur shall announce the applicable exam pattern for GATE upcoming session. The authorities may introduce some changes in the GATE exam pattern 2022. It reflects the mode of exam, number of questions, marking scheme, etc. Candidates may have a look at the table below for detailed information.

### GATE Exam Pattern

 Particulars Details Exam Duration 3 hours (180 minutes) Number of Questions 65 Total Marks 100 Questions Type Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)Multiple Select Questions and /or Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions Number of sections 3 sections except for AR, CY, GG, EY, XL, PH and MA papers :General Aptitude, Engineering Mathematics (for XL papers it is Chemistry) and Subject – Specific section General Aptitude Section Will consist of a compulsory General Aptitude (GA) section constituting of 10 questions. 5 of the questions among 10 will carry 1 mark and the rest 5 will carry 2 marks each. Total marks - 15. Marking Scheme MCQs - 1 mark for each correct answer; 1/3 mark will be deducted every wrong answer.MCQs - 2 marks for each correct answer; 2/3 mark will be deducted for every incorrect response. There is no negative marking for Numerical Answer Type (NAT) questions