GATE Photo and Signature Resizer, Converter and Compressor

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Easily resize and compress your GATE photo and signature to meet official requirements with our free GATE Photo and Signature Resizer tool! Simply select the type of document you need and upload your image – we'll do the rest, converting your photo and signature to JPG/JPEG format with dimensions of 640 x 480 pixels for your photo and 110 x 140 pixels for your signature. Compress your photo size to between 20KB-200KB and signature size to between 5KB-200KB for worry-free submission to GATE. Image Height and Width Validator
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GATE Photo and Signature Resizer, Converter and Compressor

GATE Photo and Signature Resizer, Converter, and Compressor is an image editing tool, where you can resize your photo to 480x640px and signature to 140x110px, compress photo size between 20-200KB and signature size between 5-200KB, and also can convert your photo and signature both in jpg or jpeg format in online for Free.

GATE (The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Photo and Signature Size, Dimensions and format 2023

GATE (The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Photo and Signature Size, Dimensions and format 2023
GATE Document Name File Size Dimensions File Type File Extension
GATE Passport size Photo (4.5cm × 3.5cm) 20KB–200KB 4.5cm × 3.5cm 240x320px to 480×640pixels JPG, or JPEG *.jpg, or *.jpeg
GATE Signature (2cm x 7cm) 5KB–200KB 2cm x 7cm 80×280px to 160×560pixels JPG, or JPEG *.jpg, or *.jpeg

GATE Photo Size, Dimensions, Format 2023

  1. GATE Photo Dimension: passport size (3.5 cm Width × 4.5 cm Height)
  2. GATE Photo Maximum dimensions are 480×640pixels and minimum dimensions are 240x320px.
  3. GATE Photo File size MUST be a minimum of 20 KB and a maximum of 200 KB.
  4. GATE Photo format: JPEG / JPG format

GATE Signature Size, Dimensions, Format 2023

  1. GATE Signature maximum dimensions are 160×560pixels and minimum dimensions are 80×280px.
  2. GATE Signature File size, minimum 5 KB to maximum 200 KB.
  3. GATE Signature format: JPEG / JPG format

GATE Photograph and Signature Requirements

The GATE 2023 application requires that the candidate’s photograph and signature have to be uploaded electronically. Uploading a photograph and signature that does not meet the specifications may eventually result in the disqualification of the application without any refund of the application fee.

GATE Photograph Requirements and Guidelines:

Please upload only good quality (not blurred) photographs as per the following guidelines. The GATE 2023 admit card and scorecard will contain the photograph that you have submitted.

  • The photograph has to match your appearance on the day of the examination.
  • A passport size (3.5 cm Width × 4.5 cm Height) photograph of the face of the candidate is required for the application form.
  • The face of the candidate must cover 60% - 70% of the above-mentioned size of the photograph.
  • The photograph must be recent, in COLOUR with WHITE background. Photographs taken using a mobile phone and other self-composed portraits may result in the rejection of the application.
  • The face in the photo MUST NOT be covered with any foreign objects (except spectacles with power). Sunglasses, Caps, Hats, Coloured glasses, etc. are NOT allowed.
  • Both ears MUST be visible in the photo.
  • The photo MUST contain ONLY the candidate’s face. NO objects/persons in the background are allowed.
  • Upload the image of your photo in JPEG / JPG format of size with aspect ratio, minimum aspect ratio = 0.66; maximum aspect ratio = 0.89. After cropping to the mentioned size, the face must cover 60-70% of the image.
  • The maximum size for the photo can be 480x640 pixels and the minimum pixel resolution 240x320. File size MUST be a minimum of 20 kB and a maximum of 200 kB.
  • The photograph MUST have a full-face view looking into the camera directly.
  • The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head, any cloth, or any shadow. Forehead, eyes, nose, ears, and chin should be clearly visible.
  • If the candidate normally wears spectacles, a photograph with glare on glasses is NOT acceptable in the photo. While the candidate may wear spectacles while capturing the photo, if the glare cannot be avoided, then the spectacles MUST be removed.
  • Photographs which do not adhere to the above criteria could lead to rejection of your GATE application, WITHOUT any refund of the application fee.
  • The Table shows the samples of acceptable good-quality photographs and poor-quality unacceptable photographs.
  • Instruction for clicking/editing the photo image are given in Figure below
    • Face should cover A2, A3, B2, B3, C2 and C3 grids.
    • Background should be plain and white colored.
    • Eyes and face should be towards camera
    • GATE_2023_brochure_V2A_page-0031

GATE Signature Specifications and Guidelines:

  • Upload the image of your clear signature in JPEG / JPG format of size with aspect ratio, height: width = 1.0: A, where the value of A can be between 3.25 to 3.75. After cropping to the mentioned size, the area of the signature must cover 70-80% of the image.
  • The signature of the candidate must be in black or dark blue color ink only.
  • File size MUST be within 5 kB (minimum) to 200 kB (maximum).
  • The signature by any other person or any other color (other than black and blue) will NOT be accepted.
  • Get the digital image of the rectangular box (with your signature inside) scanned by using a professional scanner. Crop it to the border of the box. Table 4.9 shows sample signatures that are acceptable and unacceptable.
  • To avoid a signature with a dark background, do not take photographs with the mobile phone.
  • Only JPEG / JPG image formats will be accepted.
  • The maximum image size for the signature can be 160×560 pixels.
  • The minimum image size for the signature should be 80×280 in pixels.
  • The signature must be signed only by the applicant, and not by any other person.
  • At the time of examination, If the applicant’s signature does NOT match the signature on the Admit Card, the applicant could be disqualified.

GATE Photo Sample

GATE Photo Sample 2022 - 2023

GATE Signature Sample

GATE Signature Sample 2022-2023

Important dates related to GATE 2023 

Activity Day Date
Online Application Process Opens ( ) Tuesday 30th August 2023
Closing Date of REGULAR online registration/ application process Friday 30th September 2023
Closing Date of EXTENDED online registration/ application process Friday 7th October 2023
Modifications in GATE 2023 Application Friday to Friday 4th to 11th November 2023
Availability of GATE Admit cards for download Tuesday 03rd January 2023
GATE 2023 Examinations Saturday & Sunday 04th, 05 th and 11th, 12th Febuary 2023
Candidate's response available in Application portal Wednesday 15th Febuary 2023
Answer keys available on Application portal Tuesday 21st Febuary 2023
Submission of challenges by candidates on Answer Keys Wednesday to Saturday 22nd to 25th Febuary 2023
Announcement of Results for GATE 2023 Thursday 16th March 2023
Availability of Score Card for download by candidates Tuesday 21st March 2023

GATE 2023 Information Brochure - version - 2, Release Date: 22nd Aug, 2023


What are the Photo dimensions of GATE 2023?

GATE 2023 Photo dimensions are 3.5 x 4.5 cm, minimum photo dimensions are 240x320px and maximum photo dimensions are 480x640px.

What are the Signature dimensions of GATE 2023?

GATE 2023 minimum Signature dimensions are 80×280px and maximum Signature dimensions are 160×560px.

What is the Photo size of GATE 2023?

The size of the GATE 2023 Photo is 20-200KB.

What is the Signature size of GATE 2023?

The size of the GATE 2023 Signature is 5-200KB.

What are the Photo and Signature formats of GATE 2023?

GATE 2023 Photo and Signature formats are JPEG and JPG.

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