GITAM University Admission Test (GAT) PGT Entrance Exam is conducted for admissions to technological programs offered by the university, at postgraduate level.


GAT PGT stands for GITAM University Admission Testfor post graduate technological programs. As the name suggests, the test is conducted for admission to post graduate technical programs (M. Tech in various disciplines and MCA). The candidates, who desire to seek admission in the programs offered by the university, should be familiar with the basic use of computer as the test is conducted through on-line mode. The aspirants possessing 50% marks in the qualifying examination are eligible. Established in 1980, GITAM University holds the status of a Deemed University, under the UGC act 1956. The university imparts education in the field of Technology, Pharmacy, Science and Management, through its various institutions.


The entrance test is conducted for the following courses:

Biotechnology       The candidate should have studied B.Tech. in Biotechnology/ Chemical Engineering or B.Pharm or equivalent or M.Sc. in Chemistry, with knowledge of basic Biology and Mathematics.   CAD / CAM/ …

Examination Pattern

GAT PGT entrance test paper consists of three sections-
Part I - comprises of 40 questions from Numerical Data Analysis.
Part II- comprises of 30 questions fromReasoning & Intelligence.
Part III- comprises of 30 questions fromVerbal Ability.
The entrance test is of 2 hours of duration. In total it contains 100 objective questions with multiple choices. Each question is of 3 marks. Negative marking of 1 mark is there for every wrong answer.


The section of numerical data analysis will test the quantitative ability of the candidate. The syllabus includes Arithmetic, Elementary Algebra, Geometry, Inequalities, Graphic (data Interpretation) Sets, Relations and Functions etc. The section of verbal ability will test the skills of English. The syllabus includes the study of sentence completion, analogy, reading comprehension, antonyms, etc.

Contact Address

Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM University)
Gandhi Nagar, Rushikonda
Visakhapatnam - 530 045
Andhra Pradesh
Phone: +91-0891 284044, 2790101, 2790202, 2790404, 2790505
Fax: +91-2790399, 279003

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