Even in the later stages of selection process, a candidate would be asked to produce original admit card so as to establish identity. Thus it is necessary to retain the admit card till the final selection is done. Condition of the Admit Card of GATE 2016 must be maintained in the best manner possible. Another purpose of the admit card is that it notifies of the exam date, time, and venue. It is suggested that the candidate reaches the exam hall at least half an hour before the time specified on the GATE Admit Card. Any candidate reaching late wouldn’t be allowed to take the test.
The process of downloading admission card is fairly simply. Candidates have to access GOAPS portal on the official website and login using their account details such as ID and password. On accessing the account, they would see a direct link to download the GATE Call Letter 2016. Once they press this link,GATE 2016 Hall Ticket portal would be downloaded in PDF format in the computer system. This PDF file can be printed on an A4 sized paper and brought to the exam hall. All the details on the GATE 2016 Admit Card would be in accordance to the information supplied in the application form.
Typically a candidate can see the following details – name, date of birth, category, photograph, signature, paper applied for, application number, roll number, password, exam date, exam time, exam venue, and some instructions for the exam. On downloading the GATE 2016 Exam Admit Card,all these details must be checked. If any mistake is found, GATE officials must be contacted immediately so that no problem is faced at the exam hall. Usually discrepancies are corrected with a little remark made by the GATE official Website and availability of corrected GATE 2016 Admit Card.
Note: Candidates are hereby warned that impersonation in the exam hall is a criminal offence. It must be carried by the person who is meant to carry it. An exam invigilator beholds all rights to cross-examine a candidate, if he is doubtful.