Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an
all India examination administered and conducted jointly by the Indian
Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technology on behalf
of the National Coordination Board - GATE, Department of Higher
Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of
Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM)
The National Solar Mission is a major initiative of the Government of India and State Governments to promote ecologically sustainable growth while addressing India's energy security challenge. It will also constitute a major contribution by India to the global effort to meet the challenges of climate change.
It was launched in India's National Action Plan on Climate Change on June 30, 2008, by Prime Minister of India, Dr. Manmohan Singh.