GATE 2023 Exam Section Wise preparation hacks by Experts

GATE 2023 Exam Tips

Students who are going to appear in the GATE National level entrance exam 2023 then can check some tricks and hacks for preparation.


Over 9 lacs students are going to have appeared in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering entrance exam 2023 for M.Tech admissions or PSU jobs all over the country. Most of the applicants lack section wise preparation hacks to clear the GATE exam with top ranks. In this case, they will have less possibility of clearing their entrance exam because of a high degree of completion. GATE exam 2023 will be conducted in the month of February, and the brochure has been released on the website by IIT Kanpur.


Section wise preparation hacks and tricks can help to appear applicants to get the most critical score in the forthcoming GATE Exam 2023. Below is the list of essential section tips which can help you to prepare for the GATE exam.


Sections of the Exam and their Weightage:

There are two main sections in the GATE exam: General Aptitude and the applicant’s selected branch or core subject. There will be 65 questions in the question paper where 10 questions from General Aptitude.

As per the GATE Exam 2023 latest exam pattern AG, AE, BM, CE, BT, CS, EC, CH, IN, ME, EE, MN, PE, PI, MT, TF, XE, and ST papers, the weightage of marks will be divided into three sections.

  • Engineering Mathematics will carry around 13% of marks i.e. 13 marks
  • The General Aptitude section will carry 15% of the total marks i.e. 15 marks
  • The remaining 72% of total marks will be based on the paper’s subject i.e. 72 marks

Section B, Which is based on the applicant’s selected branch or core subject will contain the questions from the subject in the form of Multiple Choice Questions and Numerical Answer type questions.

It is a computer-based exam which will be conducted for 29 streams in various exam centers all over the country. The exam duration will be three hours

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Preparation Hacks for the General Aptitude:

In the GATE exam 2023 there are four major sections. All the questions in this section are designed to test different aspects of the applicant’s knowledge apart from the course related knowledge.

  • Analytical Aptitude
  • Verbal Aptitude
  • Numeral Aptitude
  • Spatial Aptitude

On the basis of popularity as well as standard, the General Aptitude books are recommended which helps students to easily understand and cover all the required topics for the GATE exam 2023.

  • Quantitative aptitude by Dr. R.S. Aggarwal
  • Verbal and Non-verbal reasoning by Dr. R.S. Aggarwal
  • English grammar and composition by Wren & Martin

Exam Attempting Strategy:

For a better understanding of the GATE Exam 2023, it is advised that, Solve the previous year’s question papers from each stream for all streams as this section is standard in all the streams.

There are many experts available who also teach the writing strategy of the English alphabet as well as its serial numbers before to start attempting the paper from the Aptitude section. With the help of writing this alphabet, you can help to save time while giving the exam.

Also, it is advised that Read a daily newspaper for at least 15 minutes as this can improve your vocabulary and English skills also. So that, applicants can easily solve their all English language questions.

Preparation Hacks For Ace Branch (Core Engineering) Section:

Applicants who score good marks in the GATE 2023 then can enter top colleges such as ITs, IISc, NITs, etc., for PG programs and they also can get jobs in a reputed organization. There are 55 questions from the Core Engineering Subjects with 85 Marks, and the types of questions asked are.

  • MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions)
  • NAT (Numerical Answer Type)
  • MCQs (Multiple Select Questions)

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