What are the options after the GATE exam? Multiple options for you!
ADMISSION IN IISC/IITS & NITS: You can get admission in M. Tech/MS in IISc / IITs / NITs and other Universities depending upon your score
ENTRY TO PSU: Many public sector undertakings such as IOCL, NTPC, GAIL, POWERGRID, BHEL, ONGC, MECL, NALCO, CONCOR, BPCL, HPCL, DDA, MECON, BEL, DVC, DDA, BARC, NHPC, COAL INDIA, etc., (there are PSUs totaling 217 in number) are using the GATE score for selecting candidates for their organization.
STIPEND : Students who qualify in GATE are entitled to a stipend of Rs 8,000 - 12000 per month during their M.Tech course.
REMUNERATION : Better remuneration is being offered for students of M.Tech/M.E as compared to those pursuing B.Tech /B.E. A good GATE rank assures a good job.
BETTER SALARY PACKAGE : After joining M.Tech. at IITs and IISc, one can look at a salary package ranging from Rs 7 lakh to 30 lakh per annum, depending upon specialization and performance.
RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP OPTION : Clearing GATE is also an eligibility clause for the award of Junior Research Fellowship in CSIR Laboratories.
INTEREST IN R&D : M.Tech degree is mandatory for those wishing to apply for research positions in R&D centers.
STUDY IN FOREIGN UNIVERSITIES :The GATE score is valid for three years and those who qualify this test are eligible for doing Master's degree at NUS, (National University of Singapore), Singapore.
BETTER PLACEMENT OPTIONS : A GATE score definitely gives one an edge when it comes to joining reputed companies as well as off-campus recruitments.
SECOND CHANCE : For those who couldn't pursue their B.Tech in IIT, it provides another opportunity to study in the prestigious IITs.
LEADER ALWAYS : Above all, it certainly gives you a huge technical edge over others in all your interviews and career planning.