Indian Institute of Technology Bombay: GATE Office


Documents to be uploaded


First, please check if you are eligible.  You must have one of the documents to prove you are eligible:


Qualifying Year is 2014
or Before

Qualifying Year is 2015,
before July 2015

Qualifying Year is 2016
or Later

Degree Certificate / Provisional Certificate / Course Completion Certificate

Any pre-final year marksheet or
Principal Certificate for CEED 2015

Not Eligible

  Candidates with G.D. Arts qualification should have 1 year post qualification experience.

Category Proof

A valid category proof is required to establish your birth category.  This is required to qualify for a reduced fee, where applicable. Please do not provide your birth certificate as proof. Only the following are acceptable.

Authorities empowered to issue OBC-NC/SC/ST Certificates :

1.      District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner.

2.      Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate

3.      Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar

4.      Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides

5.      Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands)

Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted. Click here for Sample certificate format of the ceretificate to be submitted by SC/ST candidates.

OBC-NC (Non-Creamy Layer) Note

1.      OBC applicants not having a valid NC (“non-creamy layer”) certificate will be considered along with General category.

2.      The OBC-NC certificate must have the current year’s validity.  Since this changes from time to time, certificates obtained for any previous years will not be accepted as valid.  The certificate must be dated in the current calendar year.

3.      OBC Applicants who are not in the NC category at the time of application, but come under the NC category at a later date, may submit a certificate no later than 20th November 2014.

Click here for Sample certificate format to be submitted by OBC(NCL) candidates.

PwD Category:

In order to avail concession under PD category, the candidates should ensure themselves that they have attached recently obtained proper PD certificate, which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute. The CEED committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of applicant’s PD status. Click here for Sample certificate format to be submitted by PwD candidates.

Note: The documents submitted after dead lines (as mentioned above) will not be considered.:




Last updated: 15th January 2015