Online Test Series Schedule for GATE 2017
Branch: Electrical Engineering

Test Name Description
Chapter-wise Tests Total: 20 tests Commence from 9th June 2016 onwards
Subject-wise Tests Total: 40 tests Commence from 8th August 2016 onwards
Full Length Mock GATE Total: 12 tests Commence from 20th November 2016 onwards

Chapter-wise Tests

(Each test carries 25 marks and 45 minutes duration.Test consists of 5 one mark questions and 10 two mark questions)

Note: First  letter in subject code refers to GATE exam

TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GEC-1 KCL, KVL, Node and Mesh analysis, Ideal current and voltage sources, Thevenin’s theorem, Norton’s theorem, Superposition theorem, Maximum power transfer theorem. Electrical Circuits
Test code: GEC
GEC-2 Network graph, Transient response of dc and ac networks, Sinusoidal steady‐state analysis, Resonance, Passive filters,Two‐port networks, Three phase circuits, Power and power factor in ac circuits.
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GEF-1 Coulomb’s Law, Electric Field Intensity, Electric Flux Density, Gauss’s Law, Divergence, Electric field and potential due to point, line, plane and spherical charge distributions, Effect of dielectric medium, Capacitance of simple configurations Electromagnetic Fields
Test code:GEF
GEF-2 Biot‐Savart’s law, Ampere’s law, Curl, Faraday’s law, Lorentz force, Inductance, Magnetomotive force, Reluctance, Magnetic circuits, Self and Mutual inductance of simple configurations.
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GSS-1 Representation of continuous and discrete‐time signals, Shifting and scaling operations, Linear Time Invariant and Causal systems Signals & Systems
Test code:GSS
GSS-2 Fourier series representation of continuous periodic signals, Sampling theorem, Applications of Fourier Transform, Laplace Transform and z-Transform.
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GMC-1 Single phase transformer: equivalent circuit, phasor diagram, open circuit and short circuit tests, regulation and efficiency; Three phase transformers: connections, parallel operation; Auto‐transformer, Three phase induction motors: principle of operation, types, performance, torque-speed characteristics, no-load and blocked rotor tests, equivalent circuit, starting and speed control; Operating principle of single phase induction motors. Electrical Machines
Test code:GMC
GMC-2 Electromechanical energy conversion principles, DC machines: separately excited, series and shunt, motoring and generating mode of operation and their characteristics, starting and speed control of dc motors. Synchronous machines: cylindrical and salient pole machines, performance, regulation and parallel operation of generators, starting of synchronous motor, characteristics; Types of losses and efficiency calculations of electric machines.
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GPS-1 Models and performance of transmission lines and cables, Series and shunt compensation, Voltage Control, Power factor correction, Electric field distribution and insulators, Distribution systems, Principles of over‐current, differential and distance protection; Circuit breakers Power Systems
Test code:GPS
GPS-2 Power generation concepts, ac and dc transmission concepts, Per‐unit quantities, Bus admittance matrix, Gauss-Seidel and Newton-Raphson load flow methods,  Frequency control,  Symmetrical components, Symmetrical and unsymmetrical fault analysis, System stability concepts, Equal area criterion
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GCS-1 Feedback principle, transfer function, Block diagrams and Signal flow graphs, Transient and Steady‐state analysis of linear time invariant systems, Routh-Hurwitz, Root loci and Stability analysis Control Systems
Test code:GCS
GCS-2 Mathematical modeling and representation of systems, and Nyquist criteria, Bode plots, Lag, Lead and Lead‐Lag compensators; P, PI and PID controllers; State space model, State transition matrix.
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GME-1 Bridges and Potentiometers, Measurement of voltage, current, power, energy and power factor; Instrument transformers, Error analysis. Measurements
Test code:GME
GME-2 Digital voltmeters and multimeters, Phase, Time and Frequency measurement; Oscilloscopes
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GAE-1 Characteristics of diodes, BJT, MOSFET; Simple diode circuits: clipping, clamping, rectifiers; Amplifiers: Biasing, Equivalent circuit and Frequency response, Analog Electronics
Test code:GAE
GAE-2 Oscillators and Feedback amplifiers; Operational amplifiers: Characteristics and applications; Simple active filters, VCOs and Timers
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GDE-1 Combinational and Sequential logic circuits, Multiplexer, Demultiplexer, Schmitt trigger Digital Electronics
Test code:GDE
GDE-2 Sample and hold circuits, A/D and D/A converters, 8085 Microprocessor: Architecture, Programming and Interfacing.
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GPE-1 Characteristics of semiconductor power devices: Diode, Thyristor, Triac, GTO, MOSFET, IGBT; Single and three phase configuration of uncontrolled rectifiers, Line commutated thyristor based converters, Issues of line current harmonics, Power factor, Distortion factor of ac to dc converters. Power Electronics
Test code:GPE
GPE-2 DC to DC conversion: Buck, Boost and Buck-Boost converters; Bidirectional ac to dc voltage source converters, Single phase and three phase inverters, Sinusoidal pulse width modulation.
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GEM-1 Linear Algebra: Matrix Algebra, Systems of linear equations,Eigen values, Eigenvectors.
Calculus: Mean value theorems, Theorems of integral calculus, Evaluation of definite and improper integrals, Partial Derivatives, Maxima and minima, Multiple integrals, Fourier series, Vector identities, Directional derivatives, Line integral, Surface integral, Volume integral, Stokes’s theorem, Gauss’s theorem, Green’s theorem.
Differential equations: First order equations (linear and nonlinear), Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients, Method of variation of parameters, Cauchy’s equation, Euler’s equation, Initial and boundary value problems, Partial Differential Equations, Method of separation of variables.
Engineering Mathematics
Test code:GEM
GEM-2 Complex Analysis: Analytic functions, Cauchy’s integral theorem, Cauchy’s integral formula, Taylor series, Laurent series, Residue theorem, Solution integrals.
Probability and Statistics: Sampling theorems, Conditional probability, Mean, Median, Mode, Standard Deviation, Random variables, Discrete and Continuous distributions, Poisson distribution, Normal distribution, Binomial distribution, Correlation analysis, Regression analysis.
Numerical Methods: Solutions of nonlinear algebraic equations, Single and Multi‐step methods for differential equations.
Transform Theory: Fourier Transform, Laplace Transform, Z‐Transform.
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GVA English grammar, sentence completion, verbal analogies, word groups, instructions, critical reasoning and verbal deduction General Aptitude
Test code:GGA
GNA Numerical computation, numerical estimation, numerical reasoning and data interpretation.

Chapter-wise Tests

(Each test carries 25 marks and 45 minutes duration.)

(Test consists of 5 one mark questions and 10 two mark questions)

Test No Test Codes Date of Available
EE-01 GEC – 1 09thJune 2016
EE-02 GEC – 2 12thJune 2016
EE-03 GEF – 1 15thJune 2016
EE-04 GEF – 2 18thJune 2016
EE-05 GSS – 1 21stJune 2016
EE-06 GSS – 2 24thJune 2016
EE -07 GMC – 1 27thJune 2016
EE-08 GMC – 2 30thJune 2016
EE-09 GPS – 1 3rdJuly 2016
EE-10 GPS – 2 6thJuly 2016
EE-11 GCS – 1 9thJuly 2016
EE-12 GCS – 2 12thJuly 2016
EE-13 GME – 1 15thJuly 2016
EE-14 GME – 2 18thJune 2016
EE-15 GAE-1, GDE-1 21stJuly 2016
EE-16 GAE-2, GDE-2 24thJune 2016
EE-17 GPE – 1 27thJuly 2016
EE-18 GPE – 2 30thJuly 2016
EE-19 GEM – 1 & GVA 02ndAug 2016
EE-20 GEM – 2 & GNA 05thAug 2016

Subject-wise Grand Tests- 1st Series

(Each test carries 50 marks and 90 minutes duration.Test consists of 10 one mark questions and 20 two mark questions)

Commences from 8th August, 2016 onwards, the detailed test schedule is as follows:

Test No Test Codes Date of Available
EE -21 GEC 08thAug 2016
EE -22 GEF 11thAug 2016
EE -23 GSS 14thAug 2016
EE -24 GMC 17thAug 2016
EE -25 GPS 20thAug 2016
EE -26 GCS 23rdAug 2016
EE -27 GME 26thAug 2016
EE -28 GAE 29thAug 2016
EE -29 GDE 1stSep 2016
EE -30 GPE 4thSep 2016
EE -31 GEM 7thSep 2016
EE -32 GGA 10thSep 2016

Subject-wise Grand Tests- 2nd Series

(Each test carries 50 marks and 90 minutes duration.Test consists of 10 one mark questions and 20 two mark questions)

Commences from 13th September, 2016 onwards, the detailed test schedule is as follows:

Test No Test Codes Date of Available
EE -33 GEC 13thSep 2016
EE -34 GEF 15thSep 2016
EE -35 GSS 17thSep 2016
EE -36 GMC 19thSep 2016
EE -37 GPS 21stSep 2016
EE -38 GCS 23rdSep 2016
EE -39 GME 25thSep 2016
EE -40 GAE 27thSep 2016
EE -41 GDE 29thSep 2016
EE -42 GPE 01stOct 2016
EE -43 GEM 03rdOct 2016
EE -44 GGA 05thoct 2016

Subject-wise Grand Tests – 3rd Series

(Each test carries 50 marks and 90 minutes duration.Test consists of 10 one mark questions and 20 two mark questions)

Commences from 8th October, 2016 onwards, the detailed test schedule is as follows:

Test No Test Codes Date (Available from)
EE-45 GEC, GEF 08thOct 2016
EE-46 GCS, GPS 11thOct 2016
EE-47 GSS, GPE 14thOct 2016
EE-48 GME, GAE 17thOct 2016
EE-49 GDE, GMC 20thOct 2016
EE-50 GEM, GGA 23rdOct 2016
Test No Test Codes Date (Available from)
EE-51 GEC, GPE 26thOct 2016
EE-52 GDE, GPS 28thOct 2016
EE-53 GSS, GCS 30thOct 2016
EE-54 GEF, GMC 01stNov 2016
EE-55 GME, GAE 03rdNov 2016
EE-56 GEM, GGA 05thNov 2016
Test No Test Codes Date (Available from)
EE-57 GEC, GEF, GCS, GSS 07thNov 2016
EE-58 GPS, GME, GDE 09thNov 2016
EE-59 GPE, GAE, GMC 11thNov 2016
EE-60 GEM, GGA 13thNov 2016

Electrical Engineering

Full Length Mock GATE (Tentative Schedule)

(Each test carries 100 marks and 3 hours duration As per GATE Pattern)

Test No Test Codes Date (Available from)
EE-61 Mock – 1 20thNov 2016
EE-62 Mock – 2 26thNov 2016
EE-63 Mock – 3 02ndDec 2016
EE-64 Mock – 4 08thDec 2016
EE-65 Mock – 5 14thDec 2016
EE-66 Mock – 6 20thDec 2016
EE-67 Mock – 7 25thDec 2016
EE-68 Mock – 8 31stDec 2016
EE-69 Mock – 9 05thJan 2017
EE-70 Mock – 10 10thJan 2017
EE-71 Mock –11 15thJan 2017
EE-72 Mock – 12 20thJan 2017

NOTE: The Dates of MOCK GATE Exams may Change according to the GATE – 2017 Exam schedule.