There are growing requests about asking a very common question, “I sent the application form by speed post but it say the application is not received at IITs or IISc, what do now?”

There could be several reasons and I will address them one after another.

Stay calm and check again. Before checking, please note that you need to check the status on IIT or IISc website, where you sent your application. For example, I sent my application form to IIT Delhi and if I check the status on IIT Bombay website, it will show that application is not received.

The websites checking GATE application status are

IISc Bangalore GATE Application Status
IIT Bombay GATE Application Status
IIT Delhi GATE Application Status
IIT Guwahati GATE Application Status
IIT Kanpur GATE Application Status
IIT Kharagpur GATE Application Status
IIT Madras GATE Application Status
IIT Roorkee GATE Application Status

As you all know our government workers are too late to update stuff, your application status may take few days to get updated. Stay patient during this time and collected the evidences of you sending application form.

Please collect the following documents before you contact GATE office.
1. Copy of challan
2. Bill of speed post sent ( you can visit speed post or courier office to check if you application is being delivered or not)
3. Acknowledgment from postal or courier department

The contact the GATE office you sent the application with the details of application, do add ID and user name. The GATE office contact details are as follows.

Zone Contact Address Phone Number FAX EMail Id
1 Indian Institute of Science Bangalore 080-2293 2392 080-2360 1227
2 Indian Institute of Technology Bombay 022-2576 7068 022-2572 3706
3 Indian Institute of Technology Delhi 011-2659 1749 011-2658 1579
4 Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati 0361-258 2751 0361-258 2755
5 Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur 0512-259 7412 0512-259 0932
6 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 03222-282091 03222-278243
7 Indian Institute of Technology Madras 044-2257 8200 044-2257 8204
8 Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee 01332-284531 01332-285707

If you have sent everything on time, I hope it should not be an issue for getting it updated in a day or two. At least when you call them it will be updated.

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