GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure
 

 

 

Organizing Institute

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay  
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1 Table of Contents
1   Introduction  ..........................................................................................................................................  4   1.1   Financial Assistance  .......................................................................................................................  4   1.2   Administration   ................................................................................................................................  4   2   What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?  ...................................................................................................................  6   2.1   Other Important points about GATE 2013  .....................................................................................  6   2.2   Important  Dates  related  to  GATE  2013  ..........................................................................................  7   3   Pre  Exam  Related  Information  ..............................................................................................................  8   3.1   Eligibility for GATE  ......................................................................................................................  9   3.2   GATE Papers   ................................................................................................................................  11   3.3   Examination  Schedule  ..................................................................................................................  12   3.4   State-­‐wise  Exam  Cities  .................................................................................................................  13   3.5   How  to  Apply  ................................................................................................................................  16   3.5.1   GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface  ...........................................................................................  16   3.5.2   Filling  in  Application  Online  ...................................................................................................  17   3.5.3   Application  Fee  Payment  Options  .........................................................................................  19   3.5.4   Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office  .......................................................................................  20   3.5.5   Photograph  and  Signature  Requirements  .............................................................................  22   3.6   Admit  Card   ....................................................................................................................................  26   4   Examination Related Information  .......................................................................................................  27   4.1   Structure of GATE 2013  ..............................................................................................................  27   4.1.1   General  Aptitude  Questions  ..................................................................................................  27   4.1.2   XE  Paper  ................................................................................................................................  28   4.1.3   XL  Paper  .................................................................................................................................  28   4.2   Duration and Exam Type   ..............................................................................................................  28   4.3   Pattern  of  Question  Papers  and  Marking  Scheme  .......................................................................  29   4.3.1   Pattern  of  Question  Papers  ...................................................................................................  29  

4.4   Marking  Scheme  ...........................................................................................................................  31   4.4.1   General Aptitude (GA) Questions  .........................................................................................  31   4.4.2   Question papers other than GG, XE and XL  .........................................................................  31   4.4.3   GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper   ....................................................................................  32   4.4.4   XE Paper (Engineering Sciences)   ..........................................................................................  32   4.4.5   XL Paper (Life Sciences)  ......................................................................................................  32   4.5   GATE  Syllabi  ..................................................................................................................................  33   4.5.1   General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering  .................................................  33   4.5.2   Aerospace  Engineering  (AE)  ..................................................................................................  35   4.5.3   Agricultural  Engineering  (AG)  ................................................................................................  37   4.5.4   Architecture  and  Planning  (AR)  .............................................................................................  39   4.5.5   Biotechnology  (BT)  ................................................................................................................  41   4.5.6   Civil  Engineering  (CE)  .............................................................................................................  43   4.5.7   Chemical  Engineering  (CH)  ....................................................................................................  45   4.5.8   Computer  Science  and  Information  Technology  (CS)  ............................................................  47   4.5.9   Chemistry  (CY)  .......................................................................................................................  49   4.5.10   Electronics  and  Communication  Engineering  (EC)  ..............................................................  51   4.5.11   Electrical  Engineering  (EE)  ...................................................................................................  53   4.5.12   Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)  .............................................................................................  55   4.5.13   Instrumentation  Engineering  (IN)   ........................................................................................  58   4.5.14   Mathematics  (MA)  ..............................................................................................................  60   4.5.15   Mechanical  Engineering  (ME)   ..............................................................................................  62   4.5.16   Mining  Engineering  (MN)  ....................................................................................................  64   4.5.17   Metallurgical  Engineering  (MT)  ...........................................................................................  66   4.5.18   Physics  (PH)  .........................................................................................................................  68   4.5.19   Production  and  Industrial  Engineering  (PI)   ..........................................................................  69   4.5.20   Textile  Engineering  and  Fibre  Science  (TF)  ..........................................................................  72   4.5.21   Engineering  Sciences  (XE)  ....................................................................................................  74   2  

...........................................  89   7   Zonal  Contacts  ................................  79   5   Post-Exam Related Information  ..........................................................  90   8   Appendix A  ..........................................5.................................................................................  85   6   Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)  ..........................................................................................................................................................................2   PD  Category:  .........................................................1   Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST)  ...............................................................4.........................................................................................................................1   GATE Score  .............................................................................  84   5..........................  91   8.....  84   5....................................................................  86   6.................................................  86   6.........................................................3   GATE Score Card  ......2   Admit card  ..............................................  91   8..............................................................................................................................................................................................................................  91   9   Appendix  B:  Qualifying  Disciplines  ................................................22   Life  Sciences  (XL)  ....  88   6................  92   3   .....................................................................1   Application Process  ................................................................2   GATE 2013 Results   ...............................................................................3   GATE 2013 Exam  .....................................................................................  84   5..............................................

1 Financial Assistance A valid GATE score is essential for obtaining a financial assistance during Masters programmes and direct Doctoral programmes in Engineering/Technology/Architecture. 1. M. minimum 70% weightage is to be given to the performance in GATE.. GATE offices will not entertain any enquiry about admission.E. direct Ph. the following procedure is to be adopted for admission to the postgraduate programmes (Master and Doctoral) with MHRD scholarship/assistantship. Similarly. reservation of seats under different categories is as per the policies and norms prevailing at the admitting institution and Government of India rules. 4   . Government of India.D. by a procedure that could be different for each institute. The score may also be used by Public sector units for employment screening purposes. To avail the financial assistance (scholarship). Department of Higher Education. candidates with Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Architecture may seek admission to relevant Doctoral programmes with scholarship/assistantship without appearing in the GATE examination. The admitting institution could however prescribe minimum passing percentage of marks in the interview. As per the directives of the MHRD.   1 Introduction   Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an all India examination that primarily tests a comprehensive understanding of various undergraduate subjects in Engineering and Technology. If the candidate is to be selected through interview for postgraduate programmes. M. and Doctoral programs in relevant branches of Science in an Institution supported by the MHRD or other Government assistantships.) in Indian higher education institutes with financial assistance provided by MHRD and other Government agencies. Candidates are advised to seek details of admission procedures and availability of MHRD scholarship/assistantship from the concerned admitting institution.2 Administration     GATE is administered and conducted jointly by the Indian Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technology on behalf of the National Coordination Board (NCB) – GATE. Qualification in GATE is also a minimum requirement to apply for various fellowships awarded by many Government organizations. The management of the postgraduate scholarship/assistantship is also the responsibility of the admitting institution. The GATE score of a candidate reflects a relative performance level in a particular paper in the exam across several years. the candidate must first secure admission to a programme in these Institutes. The remaining weightage (30% maximum) may be given to the candidate’s academic record or performance in interview. reservation of seats or award of scholarship/assistantship Nevertheless. Some colleges/institutes specify GATE qualification as the mandatory requirement even for admission without MHRD scholarship/assistantship. The performance of the candidate in GATE will be considered for admission. 1. The criteria for postgraduate admission with scholarship/assistantship are different for different admitting institutions. Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD).Tech. The score is used for admissions to post-graduate engineering programmes (eg.

Application submission. and is designated as the Organizing Institute for GATE 2013.) & Post-Exam (Answers. Examination (Syllabus.) sections. Organization of the Brochure The information in this brochure is mainly categorized into Pre-Exam (Eligibility. Model Question Papers etc. GATE is conducted through the constitution of eight zones. is the sole authority for regulating the examination and declaring the results. which comprises of representatives from the administering institutes. Score Card etc. Bangalore Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Indian Institute of Technology Delhi Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Indian Institute of Technology Madras Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee The overall coordination and responsibility of conducting GATE 2013 lies with Indian Institute of Technology Bombay. Scoring. The zones and the corresponding administrative institutes are: Zone-1: Zone-2: Zone-3: Zone-4: Zone-5: Zone-6: Zone-7: Zone-8: Indian Institute of Science.The GATE Committee. Exam Centers etc.   5   .). Results. Pattern.

2 3 4 5 6   . PH. Each online paper will have 15 or more marks worth of questions requiring numerical answers where possible. 5. 2. GG. XE. as required by MHRD. candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1. Numerical answer type questions in ONLINE papers: In the ONLINE papers. CE. Use of black ink ballpoint pen for Offline exams: Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the OMR sheet. 6. TF. 4. CH. 3. each question will have a number as the answer. A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013. Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. CY. For details. MA. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. refer to Section 4. Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. on or before 8 October 2012. and XL. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. For numerical answer type questions. MN. BT. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE. The application process is complete only when a print out of the filled ONLINE application with the candidate’s signature and a good quality photo affixed in the appropriate place is received by the respective GATE office along with necessary documents. MT. Govt. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. AG. Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. candidates should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. each question will have four choices for the answer. Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. if any. For multiple choice type questions. Soft copies of photograph and signature must be uploaded during online application (This is in addition to sending recent photograph of applicant with signed application). AR. Pre-final year students: Pre-final year students are NOT eligible to write GATE 2013.1 eligibility for GATE examination. of India. 2.

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Important  Dates  related  to  GATE  2013  
1 September 2012 (00:00 Hrs) 30 September 2012 (23:00 Hrs) 8 October 2012 20 November 2012 5 December, 2012 20 January 2013 (09:00 Hrs to 12:00 Hrs) 20 January 2013 (14:00 Hrs to 17:00 Hrs) 10 February 2013 (09:00 Hrs to 12:00 Hrs) 10 February 2013 (14:00 Hrs to 17:00 Hrs) 15 March 2013 (10:00 Hrs)

GATE Online Applicant Interface (website) Opens Last date for Submission of Online Application (website closure) Last date for the receipt of printed version of ONLINE Application at the respective zonal GATE Office Last date for request of change of city Availability of admit card on Online Application Interface GATE 2013 Online Examination for Papers: AR, CE, GG, MA, MT, PH and TF* GATE 2013 Online Examination Papers: AE, AG, BT, CH, CY, MN, XE and XL* GATE 2013 Offline Examination Papers: CS, ME and PI* GATE 2013 Offline Examination Papers: EC, EE and IN* Announcement of results on Online Applicant Interface

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 Please  see  Section  3.2  for  a  complete  list  of  GATE  papers  and  their  codes.    
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3 Pre  Exam  Related  Information  
Note to the Candidates: Before you start the application process, you must:
1. Ensure you are eligible for GATE 2013 (See Section 3.1) 2. Determine the GATE paper you wish to appear for (You can appear in only one paper for GATE 2013). 3. Choose at least two cities from the table of Cities given this Brochure that are convenient for you to write the exam. (See Section 3.4)

In addition, please note that:
1. The Application for appearing in GATE 2013 must be made online only.

2. Your choice of exam paper will determine the examination type (online/offline), date, and choice of available cities.

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3.1 Eligibility for GATE
Only the following categories of candidates are eligible to appear for GATE 2013. Necessary supporting documents must be submitted ONLINE or by post during the submission of the application form for the exam. Please read this carefully and make sure that your year of qualification is not later that what is specified below.
Qualifying Degree (Short) Qualifying Degree/Examination (Descriptive) Year of Description of Eligible qualification Copies of Certificates to be Candidates cannot be later submitted than Expected to complete in 2013 or later

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

B.E./B.Tech/B.Arch

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Architecture (4 years after 10+2/Post B.Sc./PostDiploma)

4th year or Completed

2013

Degree Certificate / Certificate Provisional Certificate from / Course Completion Principal Certificate Degree Certificate / Provisional Certificate Certificate / Course Completion from Certificate (pertaining Principal to Masters degree) Degree Certificate / Certificate Provisional Certificate from / Course Completion Principal Certificate Degree Certificate / Certificate Provisional Certificate from / Course Completion Principal Certificate Professional Certificate/ Provisional Certificate/ Course Completion/ Membership Certificate issued by the Society or Institute

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

Master’s degree in any branch of Science / Mathematics / Statistics / Computer Applications or equivalent

Final year or Completed

2013

Int. M.E./M.Tech or DD (after 10+2 or Diploma)

Integrated Master’s degree programs or 4th/5th Year or Dual Degree programs in Engineering / Completed Technology (Five year programme)

2014

Post-BSc Integrated Master’s degree Int. M.E/M.Tech (Post 2nd/3rd/4th year or programs in Engineering / Technology BSc) Completed (Four year programme)

2015

Professional Society Examinations (equivalent to B.E/B.Tech/B.Arch)

B.E/B.Tech equivalent examinations, of Professional Societies, recognized by Completed section A or MHRD/UPSC/AICTE (e.g. AMIE by equivalent of such Institution of Engineers-India, AMICE professional courses by the Institute of Civil EngineersIndia)

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Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

Certificate from Principal Candidates who have to submit a certificate from their Principal, as determined from the above table, have to obtain a signature from their principal on a certificate that will be printed on the application PDF file provided after completion of online application submission. Candidates with backlogs Candidates who have appeared in the final semester/year exam in 2012, but with a backlog (arrears/failed subjects) in any of the papers in their qualifying degree should submit 1. A copy of any one of the marks sheets of the final year, OR
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and therefore cannot produce a course completion certificate now. A letter from the principal indicating that the student has a backlog from an earlier semester/year to be cleared. 10   . This certificate will also be present in the last portion of the PDF application form provided to you after you submit application online.2.

3. Candidates must familiarize with the paper code for the paper of their choice.2 GATE Papers GATE 2013 will be conducted in the following subjects (also referred to as “papers”). GATE Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics *XE Paper Sections Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS GATE Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI CY TF EC EE GG Code A B C D E F G XE* XL** **XL Paper Sections Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code H I J K L M 11   . as this knowledge will be required at the time of application form submission and appearing for the examination.

CE. and TF Examination Time 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs Examination Date Examination Type (Day) 20 January 2013 (Sunday) 10 February 2013 (Sunday) ONLINE AE. ME and PI EC. EE and IN 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs OFFLINE ONLINE Examination: A computer based test (CBT) where the candidate will use a computer mouse to choose a correct answer or enter a numerical answer via a virtual keypad. XE and XL 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs CS. AG. MA.3  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR. 12   .3. CH. GG. PH. MT. CY. BT. OFFLINE Examination: A paper based examination where the candidate will mark the correct answer out of four options in an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble with a pen. MN.

Karimnagar.Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh Bapatla. Hyderabad. Warangal Online —Offline Itanagar Online Guwahati. Silchar. Kakinada. Tenali. Kurnool. and check for a city in the state of your choice.1 Exam State Mode City Ananthapur.  we  will  allot  a  center  that  is  geographically   closest  to  the  city  of  your  choice. Rajkot.Visakhapatnam Bapatla. This Zonal office will be your point of contact for any enquiries regarding your exam center. Surat. Vijayawada. Delhi West Online —Goa Gujarat Offline Goa Online Ahmedabad. Tezpur Online Patna IITG IITG IITG IITG IITG IITKGP IITKGP IITD IITD IITB IITB Bihar Offline Bhagalpur. Jorhat.  please  note  that  centers  may  be  added  or  removed  at   the  discretion  of  the  GATE  committee.Vijayawada. Srikakulam. Warangal Ananthapur. IITM Manchiryal.     13   . Tezpur Offline Guwahati. Please consult the table below. Mahabubnagar. IITKGP Offline Tadepalligudem. Nellore. Ongole. Delhi North. Gudur. Kurnool.Patna Online Bilaspur. Tirupati. Tirupati.Raipur Online Delhi Delhi Offline Delhi Central. Kadapa. Secunderabad Zonal GATE Office IISc IITKGP IITM IISc Online Kakinada.Raipur Chattisgarh Offline Bilaspur. Hyderabad. Guntur.    In  case  a  center  in  the  city  of  your  choice  is  not  available. Secunderabad Arunachal Pradesh Assam Bhimavaram. Machilipatnam. Delhi South. Rajahmundry. Also seen in the table is the Zonal Administration Institute Office (Either of the IITs or IISc). Guntur.4 State-­‐wise  Exam  Cities   The centers for online exam papers are different from the centers for offline exam papers.3. Eluru. Kadapa. Nalgonda. Delhi East. Khammam. Jorhat. First determine if the paper of your choice is to be conducted online or offline. Nellore. Vadodara                                                                                                                         1  While  we  will  make  every  effort  to  allocate  you  to  a  center  in  the  city  of  your  choice. Kothagudem. Silchar. Chittoor.

Jalgaon. Loni. Mangalore. Jabalpur Indore. Nanded. Pune 14   . Mysore. Pune (City). Lonavala. Kollam. Palakkad. Ujjain Ahmednagar. Akola. Hubli.Ranchi Online Karnataka Offline Belgaum.Exam State Mode City Zonal GATE Office IITB IITD IITR IITD IITR IITR IITR IITR IITR IITG IITKGP IITG IITKGP IISc IITB IISc IITB IISc IITM IISc IITM IITD IITK IITD IITK Offline Ahmedabad.Ranchi Jharkhand Dhanbad Offline Jamshedpur. Indore. Nagpur.Kozhikode. Latur. Surat. Mumbai (Central Line). Surathkal Gulbarga Kanjirappally. Mumbai (Central Line). Kurukshetra. Davangere.Mysore. Kolhapur. Solapur. Kurukshetra. Yamunanagar Himachal Pradesh Jammu & Kashmir Online Hamirpur. Jalgaon. Shimla Offline Hamirpur. Kanjirappally. Manipal. Kannur. Mangalore. Pandharpur. Sangli. Nanded. Kottayam. Mumbai (Western IITB Line). Davengere. Kothamangalam. Thiruvananthapuram Kerala Offline Alappuzha (Aleppy). Pune (City). Thane Maharashtra Ahmednagar. Nashik. Bhusawal. Vadodara Faridabad. Kottayam. Mahesana. Online Mumbai (Western Line). Rajkot. Offline Kolhapur. Amravati. Kollam. Thiruvananthapuram. Belgaum. Gurgaon Offline Hisar. Chengannur. Amravati. Thrissur Ernakulam. Ujjain Online Madhya Pradesh Offline Bhopal. Nagpur. Kozhikode. Rohtak Haryana Faridabad. Gwalior. Palakkad.Gwalior. Hassan.Jabalpur. Navi Mumbai. Gurgaon Online Hisar. Aurangabad. MP) Bhopal. Rohtak. Surathkal Gulbarga Bagalkot. Hassan. Manipal. Bengaluru. Navi Mumbai. Aurangabad. Nashik. Gondia. Thrissur Online Ernakulam. Saugar (Sagar. Bengaluru. Shimla Online Jammu Offline Jammu Dhanbad Online Jamshedpur. Hubli. IITB Pune (Pimpri Chinchwad). Kannur.

Greater Kolkata (South) West Bengal Asansol. Varanasi Online Ghaziabad.Vellore Online Agartala Tripura Offline Agartala Agra. Bathinda. Lucknow. Rourkela. Jalandhar. Kanpur. Bareilly. Allahabad. Kalyani. Jodhpur.Bikaner. Muzaffarnagar. Satara. Coimbatore. Jaipur. Jhansi. Sangli. Ludhiana. Offline IITM Nagercoil. Lucknow. Bikaner. Cuttack.Madurai. Kanpur. Jodhpur. Tirunelveli. Kota. Rourkela. Madurai. Kalyani. Muzaffarnagar.Meerut. Kolkata 15   . Chidambaram. Noida IITR IITR IITR IITG IITKGP IITG IITKGP Online Dehradun. Shegaon. Salem. IITM Tirunelveli. Haldwani. Chandigarh.Vellore Tamil Nadu Chennai North. Sambalpur Online Puducherry Puducherry Offline Puducherry Online Amritsar. Aligarh. Siliguri Offline Kharagpur. Thanjavur. Cuttack. Thanjavur.Salem. Jaipur. Haridwar. Wardha Zonal GATE Office IITG IITG IITKGP IITKGP IITM IITM IITR IITR IITD IITD IITG Online Bhubaneswar. Tiruchirapalli. Greater Kolkata (North). Siliguri Online Kharagpur. Bathinda. Sambalpur Orissa Offline Balasore. Coimbatore. Chidambaram. Chandigarh. Aligarh.Varanasi Bijnor. Solapur. Roorkee. Bareilly. Sikar. Udaipur Online —Sikkim Offline Gangtok Online Chennai. Durgapur. Ghaziabad. Allahabad. Jalandhar. Tiruchirapalli. Patiala Online Ajmer.Exam State Mode Online Imphal Manipur Offline Imphal City (Pimpri Chinchwad). Gorakhpur. Alwar. Berhampur. Chennai South. Thane. Durgapur. Dindigul.Patiala Punjab Offline Amritsar. Bhubaneswar. Srinagar Asansol.Meerut. IITK Sultanpur. Haldwani. Kota. Roorkee Uttarakhand Offline Dehradun. Udaipur Rajasthan Offline Ajmer. Noida Uttar Pradesh Offline Mathura IITR IITD IITG IITK IITG Agra.

and supporting documents.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. View your answers.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. 4. 7. 6. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). Admit Card Ready for Download. Under Scrutiny.iitb.ac. marks and GATE score. Download Admit Card. etc. Rejected after Scrutiny failed.3. Apply for the examination online 2. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. 3.in With this interface you can 1. Upload photograph. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. Make application fee payment through netbanking. Check the status of your application form: Received.5. signature. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. Category General/OBC-NC (Male Candidates) SC / ST / PD* (Male Candidates) Female Candidates * PD: Person with a Physical Disability Application Fee 1200/600/0 (Exempted) 3.     16   .5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. 5. The application fee is non-refundable.

GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. You must first register yourself. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory).2. Good quality image of your signature (in . asdf.3) while filling the online form.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. Eligibility Degree Details (College address.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. 12345. 6. 2. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there.5. 8. 8. and resume filling in by logging in again. “Logout”. Before you make the payment. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. You will be required to change the password after the first login.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name.5 MB See section 3. Upon registration.4) 5. Once you submit the application with payment. 4. You must click on the link and enter the password.5. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3.5.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. Please see Section 3. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. 9. 17   . 3. 10. Personal information 2. where you have to carefully check for any errors. etc. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). Optional: You may upload pdf files of supporting documents conforming to the eligibility (except principal’s certificate) and category requirements given below in section Supporting Documents 7.3.2 and 3. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. 5.). Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. Keep the following information ready: 1. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. PIN Code of College) 4. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself.1). by providing a valid email address. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). GATE paper. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. DOB. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. “Save” partially filled form.5.

of India. as required by MHRD.11. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. Color mode: 256 colors 3.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. as the fee is exempted. to qualify for the reduced fee. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.5 MB.5.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online.1. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.2 SC/ST/PD  Certificate   Only male applicants who claim to be in any of the category SC/ST/PD have to produce valid documentary evidence (details given in Section 8. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. However. 18   .5. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.5. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. Govt..1.2.1). Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. a PD certificate has to be provided. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. 3.1. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.2. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. 12. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it.2.

C).5. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees. 6. Candidate Category Mode Online Netbanking Male General/OBC-NC Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Online Netbanking Male SC/ST/PD Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Female Application Fee Bank Charges Total to be Paid 1200 1200 1200 600 600 600 10 20 25 10 20 25 1210 1220 1225 610 620 625 No Application Fee. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. as required by MHRD.3. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. 19   . All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. 3. Govt. as required by MHRD. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). 2. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. From the GATE Online Application Interface. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013.3. 2. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. 4. 7.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. You can also check the status in your bank.5.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. Once you confirm. of India.3. In such a case. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. 3. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. 3. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface.5. 5. Govt.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. of India.

4. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. 3. If you had paid the application fee by challan. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. You do not need to have an account in that branch. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. or attest the photograph 3. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify.3. 3. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. and sign the application in the box provided.4. 4.5. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. 3.5. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. Do not pin. 2. The bank will retain one copy and give you back the remaining copies: one of which you have to send along with the printed application form and the other is for your reference. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. the following procedures need to be completed 3. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. 2. where the application form needs to be mailed. sign.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. 5.1 Before  Mailing   1. Before mailing. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. 4. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. You must sign in the box provided 4. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. 2. Out of the printed pages. Cut this address slip. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided.

Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 3. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. 21   . DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October.5. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above.4.5. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. 8 October 2012. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. Do not fill address by hand.2 Mailing   1. 2012 or earlier) 6. GATE copy of Challan duly stamped by the bank after payment of fees (you need not submit challan in case of payment by net banking) 3. 4. 8th October 2012. 2.

5 cm x 3.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. Forehead. 11. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240.3.5    Photograph  and  Signature  Requirements   The GATE 2013 Online Applicant Interface requires that copies of your photograph and signature be uploaded as an electronic file at the time of submitting your application. cheeks. and chin should be clearly visible. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. For your own benefit it may be prudent not to intentionally change your facial features or hair style as in the photograph until the day of the exam. any cloth or any shadow. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. lip.5. 8. 3. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. both eyes. 3. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012.         22   .5cm print 9. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. nose.5. 4. 7. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. 1. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. only clear glasses are permitted.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs.5. 2. If you normally wear spectacles. without any refund of the application fees. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. 5. 6. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo.

5.2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.5. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .3.

Cloth Covering facial features Shadow on face Improper flash or Improper Lighting Too much glare on spectacles 24   .

3.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. 5. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. 6. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted.5.3 Signature  Specifications   1.5. 4.                 25   . 2. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300.

if original and valid photo identification is not presented. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. PAN Card.6 Admit  Card Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. Date of Birth and Residential Address.3. 26   . Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. Signature. College ID. Passport. Candidates will NOT be permitted to take the test. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. Voter ID. Employee identification card. Bring the downloaded admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics XE PAPER SECTIONS Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS CY EC EE GG CODE A B C D E F G Sl. 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences XL PAPER SECTIONS Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI TF XE* XL* CODE H I J K L M * XE (Engineering Sciences) and XL (Life Sciences) papers are of general nature and will comprise of the sections listed in the above table.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. 4. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. 27   .1. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. The candidate is. apart from the core subject of the paper. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. however. No. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. No.4 Examination Related Information 4.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. See further explanation below.

3. XE. CE. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. MA.4. and they have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question using a black ink ball point pen. CY. Any two of XE sections B to G The choice of two out of the sections B to G can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. CH.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. GG. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. MT. ME.1. At the end of the three hour window. Section H – Chemistry 2. GA – General Aptitude 3.2 Duration and Exam Type The GATE examination consists of a single paper of 3 hours duration that contains 65 questions carrying a maximum of 100 marks. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (I to M). Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. IN. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. EC. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. The examination for the papers with codes AE.1. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. and PI). 4. For all other papers (CS. 28   .3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. BT. TF. 4. AR. Any two of XL sections I to M The choice of two out of the sections I to M can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. AG. EE. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (B to G). MN. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. PH. GA – General Aptitude 3.

GATE 2013 would contain questions of four different types in various papers: (i) Multiple choice questions carrying 1 or 2 marks each. CY. XE and XL will be conducted ONLINE using computers where the candidates will be required to select the answer for each question using a mouse.x+1). Suppose E(X)=1 and Var(X)=5/3. The remaining 85 % of the total marks is devoted to the syllabus of the paper (as indicated in the syllabus section). Example Statement for Common Data Questions. there will be a total of 65 questions carrying 100 marks.49 The variance of the random variable Y is (A) 1/2 (B) 2/3 (C) 1 (D) 2 (iii) Linked answer questions (which are also multiple choice questions). for Questions 52 and 53 in Main Paper: An E. EE.1 Pattern  of  Question  Papers   The examination for the papers with codes AE. coli cell of volume 10-12 cm3 contains 60 molecules of lac-repressor. In all the papers. PH. (ii) Common data questions (which are also multiple choice questions). is uniform on the interval (x-1. First question using common data: Q. out of which 10 questions carrying total of 15 marks are in General Aptitude (GA). IN. Each of the multiple choice objective questions in all papers and sections will contain four answers. The repressor has a binding affinity (Kd) of 10-8 M and 10-9 M with and without lactose respectively. where the answer to the first question in the pair is required to answer its successor. ME & PI). First question of the pair: 29   . BT. For all other papers (CS. given X=x.3. the candidates will have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question. CH. CE.48 The mean of the random variable Y is (A) 1/2 (B) 1 (C) 3/2 (D) 2 Second question using common data: Q.3 Pattern  of  Question  Papers  and  Marking  Scheme   4. AR. for Questions 48 and 49 in Main Paper: Let X and Y be jointly distributed random variables such that the conditional distribution of Y. MT. AG. MA. for instance. GG. of which one correct answer is to be marked. in the medium. EC. TF. for instance. MN.4. where two successive questions use the same set of input data. Example: Statement for Linked Answer Questions.

The candidate is expected to be able to obtain the answer either from his/her memory of the subject or at most from a one-line computation. formulae or laws of the discipline of the paper. (D) expressed only when glucose and lactose are present. principles. (C) not repressed.1 nM (B) 1 nM (C) 10 nM (D) 100 nM Second question of the pair: Q. by requiring him/her to draw simple conclusions from fundamental ideas. (B) repressed and cannot be induced with lactose. to be entered by the candidate. (iv) Numerical answer questions. During machining maximum heat is produced (A) (B) (C) (D) in flank face in rake face in shear zone due to friction between chip and tool (ii) Comprehension: These questions will test the candidate’s understanding of the basics of his/her field. Example Q. where the answer is a number.52 The molar concentration of the repressor in the cell is (A) 0.Q. Design of Questions The questions in a paper may be designed to test the following abilities: (i) Recall: These are based on facts. A DC motor requires a starter in order to (A) develop a starting torque (B) compensate for auxiliary field ampere turns (C) limit armature current at starting (D) provide regenerative braking (iii) Application: In these questions. the candidate is expected to apply his/her knowledge either through computation or by logical reasoning.53 Therefore the lac-operon is (A) repressed and can only be induced with lactose. Example Q. 30   .

XE and XL These papers would contain 25 questions carrying one mark each (sub-total 25 marks) and 30 questions carrying two marks each (sub-total 60 marks). for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. and carry a total of 15 marks. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated.2 Question papers other than GG. Out of these. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other.0 (C) 10. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. GA questions are of multiple choice type.Example Q. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). In the ONLINE papers. each question will have four choices 31   . However. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.4.0 (D) 12. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. The GA section includes 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 5 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 10 marks). Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. Or these can be common data questions. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. for the linked answer question pair. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks.4.48.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. 4. In other words. Each question under this group will carry two marks.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. where each question carries 2 marks. 4. two pairs of questions would be common data questions.0 (B) 8. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. For multiple choice type questions. 4. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. passage and the like. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. Likewise. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem.

Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory. Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B. Out of these. Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory.for the answer. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B.4. Each of the other sections of the XE paper (Sections B through G) contains 22 questions carrying a total of 35 marks: 9 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 9 marks) and 13 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 26 marks). and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks). Each section in Part B (Section 1 and Section 2) consists of 30 multiple-choice questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 60 marks and some of these may be numerical questions). each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions.3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section. 1 pair is common data questions. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions.4. and 1 pair is linked answer questions. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. 4. Part A is common for all candidates. For numerical answer type questions. Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions). This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks). 4.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. 4. Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics).4. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Out of the 2 mark questions. Out of the 2-mark questions. 32   .5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper. This section contains 15 multiplechoice questions carrying a total of 25 marks: 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 20 marks). Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Each of the other sections of the XL paper (Sections I through M) contains 20 multiple choice questions carrying a total of 30 marks: 10 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 10 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 20 marks).

4. As the mercury rises. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. (A) Q. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. 2. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. (B) Q. placed in the thermometer under pressure. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added.4. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several …….3. besides mercury. For measuring temperature below –40oF. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures.” With what. however. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. (B) Q. numerical estimation. These are. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: Medicine is to illness as law is to _________ (A) discipline (B) anarchy (C) treason (D) etiquette Ans. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. Verbal Ability: English grammar. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. the gas pressures are increased.5. word groups. instructions. attempts to send the missile into space. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. sentence completion.1. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. verbal analogies. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans.2.

Which of the following assertions is best supported by the above information? (A) Labour costs in Korea are twenty percent below those in Germany. In a survey. (A) 34   . 3/16 of the people surveyed told that they preferred to use public transport while commuting daily to office. Ans.5. 5/8 of the people surveyed told that they preferred to use their own vehicles. How many people preferred to use public transport? (A) 75 (B) 100 (C) 125 (D) 133 Ans. (B) Importing tractors into Germany will eliminate twenty percent of the manufacturing jobs in Germany. (C) The costs of transporting a tractor from Korea to Germany is more than twenty percent of the cost of manufacturing the tractor in Korea. The remaining 75respondents said that they had no clear preference. (D) The import taxes on a tractor imported from Korea to Germany is less than twenty percent of the cost of manufacturing the tractor in Germany. (D) Numerical Ability Q.

longitudinal modes. directional derivatives. inplane and out-of-plane. vector identities. inviscid flow in a c-d nozzle.5. qualitative treatment of low aspect ratio wings.Airplane (fixed wing aircraft) configuration and various parts. steady climb & descent. Cauchy and Euler equations. cruise. turning flight. roll. lift generation. hinge moments. Equations of motion. determination of trajectory and orbital period in simple cases. maxima and minima. initial and boundary value problems. pitch & yaw controls. oblique shock. transition. horizontal tail position and size. Static stability: Angle of attack. critical and drag divergence Mach number. cruise climb. directional stability. boundary layer on a flat plate. Turn-bank indicator. Aerodynamics Basic Fluid Mechanics: Incompressible irrotational flow.2 Aerospace  Engineering  (AE)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra. tail & cross winds. V-n diagram. subsonic and supersonic airfoils.4. Airplane performance: Pressure altitude. higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients. Differential Equations: First order linear and nonlinear equations. dihedral stability. aerodynamic forces and moments. Orbit transfer. sweep & position. evaluation of definite and improper integrals. vertical tail position and size. Laplace transforms. high lift devices. line. Classification of aircraft. normal shock. Gauss and Green. Elements of rocket motor performance. singularities and superposition. endurance or loiter. gradient. Winds: head. structure of a turbulent boundary layer.-absolute and service ceiling. Drag polar. isentropic flow. Wing dihedral. introduction to turbulence. integration by trapezoidal and Simpson rule. Kutta Joukowski theorem. total derivative. Calculus: Functions of single variable. flow in nozzles and diffusers. Primary flight instruments: Altimeter. wing theory. divergence and curl. flow in diffusers. Prandtl-Meyer flow. Theorems of Stokes. continuity and differentiability. systems of linear equations. take off and landing. viscous flows. decoupling of longitudinal and lat-directional dynamics. indicated air speeds. Space Dynamics Central force motion. equivalent. induced drag. standard atmosphere. Viscous Flows: Flow separation. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. compressibility effects on lift and drag. stability & control derivatives. wave drag. lateraldirectional modes. load factor. Numerical methods: Numerical solution of linear and nonlinear algebraic equations. partial derivatives. VSI. surface and volume integrals. sideslip. Flight Mechanics Atmosphere: Properties. Partial differential equations and separation of variables methods. ASI. longitudinal stick fixed & free stability. calibrated. aerodynamic characteristics. eigen values and eigen vectors. Dynamic stability: Euler angles. stick forces. limit. Airfoils and wings: Classification of airfoils. Compressible Flows: Dynamics and Thermodynamics of I-D flow. 35   . mean value theorems. thin airfoil theory. Helmholtz and Kelvin theorem.

Structures Stress and Strain: Equations of equilibrium. Loads on aircraft. Airy’s stress function. Flexural shear flow in thin-walled sections. 36   . Aerothermodynamics of non-rotating propulsion components: Intakes. constitutive law. strain-displacement relationship. plane stress and strain. compatibility equations. Structural Dynamics: Free and forced vibration of discrete systems. Damping and resonance. bending and flexural shear.Wind Tunnel Testing: Measurement and visualisation techniques. torsion. Failure theories. thrust and thrust augmentation. Buckling. centrifugal pumps and compressors. Thermodynamics of ramjets and scramjets. Dynamics of continuous systems. Propulsion Thermodynamics of Aircraft Gas Turbine engines. Turbomachinery: Axial compressors and turbines. Flight Vehicle Structures: Characteristics of aircraft structures and materials. combustor and nozzle. Elements of rocket propulsion.

Poisson. design and selection of machine elements – gears. mode and standard deviation. Soil And Water Conservation Engineering Ideal and real fluids. hydrostatic forces on plane and curved surface. calculation of performance parameters -field capacity. planting. I. functional requirements. normal and binomial distributions. bio-fuels. hitch systems and hitching of tillage implements. pulleys. Sequences and series. Laplace transforms. animal and power operated equipment for tillage. engine components. continuity and differentiability. laminar and turbulent flow in pipes. testing of agricultural machinery and equipment. differential. traction theory. speed. Moody’s diagram. Line. selection. surface and volume integrals. heat load and power losses. animal. final drives and power take-off. operation.C. maintenance and repair of I. flow through orifices and notches. power transmission systems – gear trains. cooling.5. Darcy. maintenance and repair. torque. application rate and losses. power efficiencies and measurement. chaff cutting.C.C. Differential Equations: Linear and non-linear first order ODEs. Systems of linear equations. spraying. ignition. 37   . Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. efficiency. tractor tests and performance.Weisbach and Hazen-Williams equations. fuels and combustion. Stokes. wind.C. integration of trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. displacement and acceleration on machine elements.4. principles of working. flow in open channels. Soil tillage. mechanical steering and hydraulic control systems used in tractors. Farm Machinery And Power Sources of power on the farm-human. Calculus: Limit. human engineering and safety in tractor design. threshing and transport. intake and exhaust. continuity equation. overload safety devices used in farm machinery. properties of fluids. sowing. Test for convergence. mowing. Bernoulli’s theorem. three point hitches. Random variables. inter-cultivation. calculation of power. forces acting on a tillage tool. lubrication. fuel consumption. mechanics of animal traction. heat and wave equations. mechanical. Gauss and Green’s theorems. engine systems – fuel. Eigen values and eigen vectors. Vector Calculus: Gradient. measurement of force. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. solar and biomass. mechanics of tractor chassis. harvesting. hydrostatic pressure and its measurement. construction and operation of manual. Higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients. PDEs -Laplace. Divergence and Curl. I. Numerical Methods: Solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations. chains and sprockets and belts. Tractors and power tillers – type.free link and restrained link operations. Probability and Statistics: Mean. selection. engines. engine cycles. electrical. torque. median.3 Agricultural  Engineering  (AG)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrices and Determinants. cost analysis of implements and tractors Thermodynamic principles of I. tractor clutches and brakes. Partial Derivatives. fertilizer application. engines. lubricants and their properties. electrical. Correlation and regression analysis. Fourier series. Maxima and minima.

watershed management. analysis of precipitation data. Measurement of distance and area. soil erosion types. water activity. psychrometry – properties of air-vapour mixture. Processing of seeds. Perishable food storage. gully control structures. shear strength. measurement of soil moisture. index properties of soils. cleaning and grading. irrigation scheduling. concentration and drying of liquid foods – evaporators. godowns. well hydraulics. methods of traversing. diffusive and convective mass transfer. wind and water erosion. earthen dams. Agricultural Processing And Food Engineering Steady state heat transfer in conduction. Drainage coefficient. water requirement of crops. Material and energy balances in food processing systems. transient heat transfer in simple geometry. design and layout of surface and sub-surface drainage systems. stability of slopes. refrigeration and cold storage basics and applications. drum and spray dryers. Soil-water-plant relationship. fluidization of granular solids-pneumatic. bins and grain silos. By-product utilization from processing industries. leaching requirement and salinity control. evaluation of aquifer properties. irrigation water and infiltration. drying and milling of cereals. flood routing. Mechanics of soil erosion. Effectiveness of grain cleaners. chain surveying. sprinkler and drip methods of irrigation. contouring. spices. farm ponds. types of levelling. measurement of angles and bearings. working principles of heat exchangers. design of irrigation channels. terraces and bunds. fundamental definitions and relationships. drop inlet and chute spillways. permeability and seepage analysis. tray. surface. fruits and vegetables. runoff. stream flow measurement. pump characteristics. liquids and gases. pulses and oilseeds. Hydrothermal treatment. kinetics of microbial death – pasteurization and sterilization of liquid foods. 38   . soil loss estimation. sorption and desorption isotherms. instruments for surveying and levelling. abstraction from precipitation. Classification of pumps. hydrograph analysis. factors affecting erosion. Controlled and modified atmosphere storage. Mohr’s circle of stress. vegetative waterways. Mechanics and energy requirement in size reduction of granular solids. active and passive earth pressures. condensation and boiling heat transfer. centrifugal separation of solids. groundwater recharge. pump selection and installation. Hydrological cycle. bucket. unit hydrograph theory and application. consumptive use and evapotranspiration. irrigation efficiencies. Groundwater occurrence confined and unconfined aquifers. screw and belt conveying. convection and radiation. drop. planning. particle size analysis for comminuted solids. biological and engineering measures to control erosion. computation of earth work. water harvesting structures. preservation of food by cooling and freezing. hydrological reservoir and channel routing. design and evaluation of irrigation methods. meteorological parameters and their measurement. size separation by screening. simultaneous heat and mass transfer in agricultural processing operations. irrigation and drainage water quality.Engineering properties of soils. plane table surveying.

site planning principles. sanitary fittings and fixtures. colour. finance and management. air-conditioning systems. history of landscape styles. FRP. form. principles of Ekistics. post modernism. structural and sectoral plan. Techniques of Planning: Planning survey techniques. concrete. urban renewal. self help housing. planning regulations and building byelaws. history of human settlements. neighbourhood concept. Visual and Urban Design: Principles of visual composition. development plans.4 Architecture  and  Planning  (AR)   City planning: Evolution of cities. brick. estimation. timber. housing typology. understanding elements of hardware and software. Indo-Aryan. harmony. principles of strength of materials. basic principles of architectural acoustics. composites. principles of internal & external drainage systems. eco-city concept. vista. Dravidian and Mughal periods. principles of electrification of buildings. application of G. elastic and limit state design. specification. bamboo. housing infrastructure. building safety and security systems. eclecticism. proportion. European – Egyptian.construction and architectural styles. housing policies. action plans. design of structural elements in wood. CPM etc. statistical methods of data analysis. barrier free design. Greek. tall buildings. climate responsive design. Buddhist. urban conservation. Planning Theory: Regional planning. energy efficient building design. principles of city planning. Vedic. ecological principles concerning environment. Five-year plan. 3D Max. Environmental Studies in Building Science:Components of Ecosystem. intelligent buildings. thermal comfort. Building Services: Water supply.I. principles of modular coordination. sustainable development. site planning principles and design. landscape elements and materials. different polymers. works of national and international architects. complex structural systems. sewerage and drainage systems. division of space. texture. Materials and Structural Systems: Behavioural characteristics of all types of building materials e. 39   . housing programs in India.g.4. growth of cities & metropolises. principles of pre-stressing. housing standards. programming languages – C and Visual Basic and usage of packages such as AutoCAD. settlement system planning. mud. international styles.5. Landscape Design: Principles of landscape design and site planning. methods and details. plant characteristics & planting design. professional practice. vernacular and traditional architecture.g. their control & abatement. Computer Aided Design:Application of computers in architecture and planning. art novuea. sense of place and space.S and remote sensing techniques in urban and regional planning. History of Architecture: Indian – Indus valley. computer graphics. Building Construction and Management: Building construction techniques. rhythm. 3D-Studio. environment pollution. deconstruction in architecture. project management techniques e. visual survey. figure-background relationship. glass. PERT.. steel. principles of lighting and styles for illumination. building systems and prefabrication of building elements. plumbing systems. decision making models. elevators & escalators. their standards and uses. scale. types of cities & new towns. solar architecture. principles of disaster resistant structures. rural-urban migration. focal point. fire fighting systems. Development of Contemporary Architecture: Architectural developments and impacts on society since industrial revolution. environmental considerations in landscape planning. symmetry. balance. steel and RCC. medieval and renaissance periods. preparation of urban and regional structure plans. image ability. influence of modern art on architecture. Housing: Concept of housing. valuation. datum. Roman.

Traffic and Transportation Planning: Principles of traffic engineering and transportation planning; traffic survey methods; design of roads, intersections, grade separators and parking areas; hierarchy of roads and levels of services; traffic and transport management in urban areas, intelligent transportation system; mass transportation planning; para-transits and other modes of transportation, pedestrian & slow moving traffic planning. Infrastructure, Services and Amenities: Principles of water supply and sanitation systems; water treatment; solid waste disposal systems; waste treatment, recycle & reuse; urban rainwater harvesting; power supply and communication systems — network, design & guidelines; demography related standards at various levels of the settlements for health, education, recreation, religious & public-semi public facilities. Development Administration and Management: Planning laws; development control and zoning regulations; laws relating to land acquisition; development enforcements, urban land ceiling; land management techniques; planning and municipal administration; disaster mitigation management; 73rd& 74th Constitutional amendments; valuation & taxation; revenue resources and fiscal management; public participation and role of NGO & CBO; Institutional networking & capacity building.

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4.5.5 Biotechnology  (BT)  
Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrices and determinants, Systems of linear equations, Eigen values and Eigen vectors. Calculus: Limit, continuity and differentiability, Partial derivatives, Maxima and minima, Sequences and series, Test for convergence, Fourier Series. Differential Equations: Linear and nonlinear first order ODEs, higher order ODEs with constant coefficients, Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations, Laplace transforms, PDE- Laplace, heat and wave equations. Probability and Statistics: Mean, median, mode and standard deviation, Random variables, Poisson, normal and binomial distributions, Correlation and regression analysis. Numerical Methods: Solution of linear and nonlinear algebraic equations, Integration of trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule, Single and multistep methods for differential equations. Biotechnology Microbiology: Prokaryotic and eukaryotic cell structure; Microbial nutrition, growth and control; Microbial metabolism (aerobic and anaerobic respiration, photosynthesis); Nitrogen fixation; Chemical basis of mutations and mutagens; Microbial genetics (plasmids, transformation, transduction, conjugation); Microbial diversity and characteristic features; Viruses. Biochemistry: Biomolecules and their conformation; Weak inter-molecular interactions in biomacromolecules; Chemical and functional nature of enzymes; Kinetics of single substrate and bisubstrate enzyme catalyzed reactions; Bioenergetics; Metabolism (Glycolysis, TCA and Oxidative phosphorylation); Membrane transport and pumps; Cell cycle and cell growth control; Cell signaling and signal transduction. Molecular Biology and Genetics: Molecular structure of genes and chromosomes; DNA replication and control; Transcription and its control; Translational processes; Regulatory controls in prokaryotes and eukaryotes; Mendelian inheritance; Gene interaction; Complementation; Linkage, recombination and chromosome mapping; Extrachromosomal inheritance; Chromosomal variation; Population genetics; Transposable elements, Molecular basis of genetic diseases and applications. Process Biotechnology: Bioprocess technology for the production of cell biomass and primary/secondary metabolites, such as baker’s yeast, ethanol, citric acid, amino acids, exo-polysacharides, antibiotics and pigments etc.; Microbial production, purification and bioprocess application(s) of industrial enzymes; Production and purification of recombinant proteins on a large scale; Chromatographic and membrane based bioseparation methods; Immobilization of enzymes and cells and their application for bioconversion processes. Aerobic and anaerobic biological processes for stabilization of solid / liquid wastes; Bioremediation. Bioprocess Engineering: Kinetics of microbial growth, substrate utilization and product formation; Simple structured models; Sterilization of air and media; Batch, fed-batch and continuous processes; Aeration and agitation; Mass transfer in bioreactors; Rheology of fermentation fluids; Scale-up concepts; Design of fermentation media; Various types of microbial and enzyme reactors; Instrumentation in bioreactors. Plant and Animal Biotechnology: Special features and organization of plant cells; Totipotency; Regeneration of plants; Plant products of industrial importance; Biochemistry of major metabolic pathways and products; Autotrophic and heterotrophic growth; Plant growth regulators and elicitors; Cell suspension culture development: methodology, kinetics of growth and production formation, nutrient 41  

optimization; Production of secondary metabolites by plant suspension cultures; Hairy root cultures and their cultivation. Techniques in raising transgencies. Characteristics of animal cells: Metabolism, regulation and nutritional requirements for mass cultivation of animal cell cultures; Kinetics of cell growth and product formation and effect of shear force; Product and substrate transport; Micro & macro-carrier culture; Hybridoma technology; Live stock improvement; Cloning in animals; Genetic engineering in animal cell culture; Animal cell preservation. Immunology: The origin of immunology; Inherent immunity; Humoral and cell mediated immunity; Primary and secondary lymphoid organ; Antigen; B and T cells and Macrophages; Major histocompatibility complex (MHC); Antigen processing and presentation; Synthesis of antibody and secretion; Molecular basis of antibody diversity; Polyclonal and monoclonal antibody; Complement; Antigen-antibody reaction; Regulation of immune response; Immune tolerance; Hyper sensitivity; Autoimmunity; Graft versus host reaction. Recombinant DNA Technology: Restriction and modification enzymes; Vectors: plasmid, bacteriophage and other viral vectors, cosmids, Ti plasmid, yeast artificial chromosome; cDNA and genomic DNA library; Gene isolation; Gene cloning; Expression of cloned gene; Transposons and gene targeting; DNA labeling; DNA sequencing; Polymerase chain reactions; DNA fingerprinting; Southern and northern blotting; In-situ hybridization; RAPD; RFLP; Site-directed mutagenesis; Gene transfer technologies; Gene therapy. Bioinformatics: Major bioinformatics resources (NCBI, EBI, ExPASy); Sequence and structure databases; Sequence analysis (biomolecular sequence file formats, scoring matrices, sequence alignment, phylogeny); Genomics and Proteomics (Large scale genome sequencing strategies; Comparative genomics; Understanding DNA microarrays and protein arrays); Molecular modeling and simulations (basic concepts including concept of force fields).

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compaction. buckling of column. effective stress principle. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. plate girders and trusses. Mean.properties of concrete. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. shear strength.Plastic analysis of beams and frames.5. flexural and shear stresses. mode and standard deviation. principal stresses. Taylor and Laurent series. arches.6 Civil  Engineering  (CE)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra. Vector identities. Directional derivatives.simple and eccentric. Initial and boundary value problems. Solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations and Laplace equation. fundamental definitions. combined and direct bending stresses. Mohr’s circle. beams and beam. Numerical Methods: Numerical solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations Integration by trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. Steel Structures: Analysis and design of tension and compression members. Simple bending theory. permeability &seepage. Cauchy’s integral theorem. consolidation. Random variables. Concrete designbasic working stress and limit state design concepts. shear. soil classification. cables and frames. Limit. displacements in statically determinate structures and analysis of statically indeterminate structures by force/ energy methods. Partial derivatives. Systems of linear equations. Structural Engineering Mechanics: Bending moment and shear force in statically determinate beams. Laplace transforms. Thin walled pressure vessels. Basic concepts of matrix methods of structural analysis. Maxima and minima. analysis of ultimate load capacity and design of members subjected to flexure. basics of mix design. Stokes. compression and torsion by limit state methods. influence lines for determinate and indeterminate structures. uniform torsion. Surface and Volume integrals. Basic elements of prestressed concrete. Total derivative. Differential equations: First order equations (linear and nonlinear). Concrete Structures: Concrete Technology. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and sampling theorems. Connections. shear centre. median. column bases.Normal and Binomial distributions. Divergence and Curl. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. stress transformation. Calculus: Functions of single variable. Simple stress and strain relationship: Stress and strain in two dimensions. 43   . Conditional probability. Line. Gauss and Green’s theorems. Gradient. Eigen values and eigenvectors. beam–column connections. Mean value theorems. analysis of beam sections at transfer and service loads. Geotechnical Engineering Soil Mechanics:Origin of soils. beams. three-phase system. unsymmetrical bending. relationship and interrelationships. continuity and differentiability.columns.4. Complex variables: Analytic functions. analysis by displacement methods (slope deflection and moment distribution methods). single and multi-step methods for differential equations. Poisson. Structural Analysis: Analysis of statically determinate trusses.

distribution of water. engineered systems for solid waste management (reuse/ recycle. measurements of distance and directions. Primary. Crop water requirements. Water Resources Engineering Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics: Properties of fluids. basic unit processes and operations for water treatment. design of flexible and rigid pavements. theodolite traversing. quantity and characteristics of wastewater. Shallow foundations-bearing capacity. Well hydraulics. effluent discharge standards. stage discharge relationships.scope. irrigation methods. velocity triangles and specific speed of pumps and turbines. hydraulic jump. Foundation types-foundation design requirements. map projections.Foundation Engineering:Sub-surface investigations. intersection design. theory of traffic flow. water table and other factors. Earth pressure theories. testing and specifications of paving materials. Dimensional analysis and hydraulic modeling. Noise Pollution: Impacts of noise. laminar and turbulent flow. Environmental Engineering Water requirements: Quality standards. reservoir and channel routing. Concept of boundary layer and its growth. water requirements. critical flow and gradually varied flow in channels. waterways. effect of shape. estimation of evapo-transpiration. Sewage and sewerage treatment. load capacity of piles in sands &clays. momentum. sodic soils. sludge disposal. flow measurements in channels. settlement analysisinsands & clays. measurement of noise and control of noise pollution. generation. their sources and impacts. errors and adjustments. sludge disposal. potential flow. Uniform flow. rainfall. drilling bore holes. specific energy concept. finite slopes. Deep foundations–pile types. Design of weirs on permeable foundation. energy and corresponding equations. head works. curves. energy recovery. tanks and pipes. infiltration. Kinematics of flow. plate load test. Hydrology: Hydrologic cycle. Design of: lined and unlined canals. negative skin friction. quantity of characteristics of domestic wastewater. delta. layered soils. primary and secondary treatment Unit operations and unit processes of domestic wastewater. 44   . treatment and disposal). pipe networks. principles and classifications. unit hydrographs. flood estimation. Forces on immersed bodies. basic unit operations and unit processes for surface water treatment. Surveying Importance of surveying. plane table surveying. traffic signs and signal design. Traffic Engineering: Traffic characteristics. applications of momentum and Bernoulli’s equation. air pollution control. Air Pollution: Types of pollutants. effect of water table. penetration tests. highway capacity. gravity dams and spillways. Water logging and drainage. Irrigation: Duty. Types of irrigation system. stress distribution. flow in pipes. air pollution meteorology. Stability of slopes-infinite slopes. collection and transportation of solid wastes. evaporation. dynamic &static formulae. permissible limits of noise pollution. Domestic wastewater treatment. Municipal Solid Wastes: Characteristics. Drinking water standards. Transportation Engineering Highway Planning: Geometric design of highways. air quality standards and limits. sampling. principle of conservation of mass. leveling. coordinate system. secondary and tertiary treatment of wastewater. reservoir capacity. mapping concepts.

kinetics of homogeneous reactions. diffusion effects in catalysis. Gradient. Thermodynamic properties of pure substances: equation of state and departure function. packed and fluidized beds. centrifuge and cyclones. properties of mixtures: partial molar properties. flow through pipeline systems. Stokes. filtration. Macroscopic friction factors. drying. flow meters. non-ideal reactors. First and Second laws of thermodynamics. 45   . continuity and differentiability. shell balances. steady and unsteady heat conduction. Taylor and Laurent series. Gauss and Green’s theorems. heat and mass transfer analogies. Eigen values and eigenvectors. dehumidification and adsorption.5. Partial derivatives. Second law and Entropy. size reduction and size separation. non-isothermal reactors. excess properties and activity coefficients. mass transfer coefficients. Vector identities. Chemical Engineering Process Calculations and Thermodynamics: Laws of conservation of mass and energy. free and hindered settling. convection and radiation. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. Maxima and minima. Systems of linear equations. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Surface and Volume integrals. phase equilibria: predicting VLE of systems. Fluid Mechanics and Mechanical Operations: Fluid statics. Mass Transfer: Fick’s laws. dimensional analysis. Cauchy’s integral theorem. Chemical Reaction Engineering: Theories of reaction rates. energy balance. First law application to close and open systems. residence time distribution. boiling. Residue theorem. molecular diffusion in fluids. HTU & NTU concepts design and operation of equipment for distillation. Limit. Mean. Initial and boundary value problems. single parameter model. Complex variables:Analytic functions. thickening and classification. elementary boundary layer theory. liquid-liquid extraction. Random variables. Heat Transfer: Conduction. Directional derivatives. heat transfer coefficients. kinetics of heterogeneous catalytic reactions. Line. leaching. fugacity. Conditional probability. Poisson. condensation and evaporation. stagewise and continuous contacting and stage efficiencies. degree of freedom analysis. interpretation of kinetic data. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. Numerical Methods: Numerical solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations Integration by trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. Mean value theorems. pumps and compressors. humidification. Differential equations: First order equations (linear and nonlinear). Calculus: Functions of single variable. single and multiple reactions in ideal reactors.7 Chemical  Engineering  (CH)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra. Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids. conveying of solids. mode and standard deviation. bypass and purge calculations. Bernoulli equation. film. Solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations and Laplace equation. penetration and surface renewal theories. absorption. use of tie components. Total derivative. types of heat exchangers and evaporators and their design.4. median. mixing and agitation. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and sampling theorems.Normal and Binomial distributions. momentum. recycle. Divergence and Curl. Laplace transforms. chemical reaction equilibria.

PVC and polyester synthetic fibers. controller modes (P. Urea. optimization in design. natural products industries (Pulp and Paper. Oil.Instrumentation and Process Control: Measurement of process variables. feed forward control. NaOH. 46   . Plant Design and Economics: Process design and sizing of chemical engineering equipment such as compressors. polymerization industries. heat exchangers. payback period. transducers and their dynamics. Sugar. fertilizers (Ammonia. discounted cash flow. SSP and TSP). Chemical Technology: Inorganic chemical industries. control valves. polypropylene. and PID). petroleum refining and petrochemicals. cascade. multistage contactors. polyethylene. frequency response and controller tuning. rate of return. analysis of closed loop systems including stability. cost indexes. sensors. process reaction curve. sulfuric acid. transfer functions and dynamic responses of simple systems. principles of process economics and cost estimation including total annualized cost. PI. and Fats).

Threads. normal. File systems. Asymptotic analysis (best. Recursion. Combinations. Distributions. Numerical integration by trapezoidal and Simpson’s rules. Algorithms: Analysis. Relations. matching. Asymptotic notation. Counting. Spanning trees. 47   . upper and lower bounds. Continuity & differentiability. NP. Syntax directed translation. Cache and main memory. Context free languages and Push-down automata. independent sets. Theorems of integral calculus. numerical solutions of nonlinear algebraic equations by Secant. CPU scheduling. Deadlock. evaluation of definite & improper integrals. Linked Lists. Poisson. Binary heaps. Combinatorics: Permutations. worst. Instruction pipelining. Programming and Data Structures: Programming in C. systems of linear equations. I/O systems. Calculus: Limit. Cut vertices & edges. Inter-process communication. Arrays. Partial derivatives. Mean value Theorems. Shortest paths. exponential. determinants. Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. uniform. Lattice.5. Computer Science And Information Technology Digital Logic: Logic functions. Binomial. NP-complete. Eigen values and Eigen vectors. Intermediate and target code generation. Secondary storage. Partial Orders. Undecidability. Minimization. Basic concepts of complexity classes – P. ALU and datapath. Probability: Conditional Probability. asymptotics. Memory interface. CPU control design. Bisection and Newton-Raphson Methods. Synchronization. Memory management and virtual memory. Searching. spanning trees.8 Computer  Science  and  Information  Technology  (CS)   Engineering Mathematics Mathematical Logic: Propositional Logic. covering. Abstract data types. Compiler Design: Lexical analysis. Random Variables. Isomorphism. Recursively enumerable sets and Turing machines. Number representation and computer arithmetic (fixed and floating point). Scope. Functions. Median. Stacks. Operating System: Processes. generating functions. Set Theory & Algebra: Sets. Numerical Methods: LU decomposition for systems of linear equations. I/O interface (Interrupt and DMA mode). Protection and security. Mean. Graph Theory: Connectivity. maxima & minima. Sorting. Planarity. Parameter passing. Mode and Standard Deviation.4. Parsing. Functions. Queues. Theory of Computation: Regular languages and finite automata. Trees. Design and synthesis of combinational and sequential circuits. Binary search trees. Dynamic programming. Runtime environments. average cases) of time and space. First Order Logic. recurrence relations. Total derivatives. Hashing. Connected components. Worst and average case analysis. Groups. Concurrency. Tree and graph traversals. Binding. Divide-and-conquer. Computer Organization and Architecture: Machine instructions and addressing modes. Boolean Algebra. NP-hard. Basics of code optimization. Design: Greedy approach. Notions of space and time complexity. Summation. Colouring.

requirement and feasibility analysis. maintenance. dns. ftp. process life cycle. B and B+ trees). Information Systems and Software Engineering: information gathering. basic concepts of client-server computing. Basic concepts of hubs. Network security – basic concepts of public key and private key cryptography. Web technologies: HTML. smtp.Databases: ER-model. and routers. indexing. implementation. firewalls. input/output design. gateways. Query languages (SQL). planning and managing the project. coding. Congestion control. http). data flow diagrams. File structures (sequential files. testing. LAN technologies (Ethernet. Relational model (relational algebra. Routing algorithms. Database design (integrity constraints. Computer Networks: ISO/OSI stack. normal forms). Transactions and concurrency control. XML. digital signature. process specifications. Application layer protocols (icmp. design. IP(v4). 48   . Flow and error control techniques. switches. TCP/UDP and sockets. pop. tuple calculus). Token ring).

and three component systems. Allotropes of carbon: graphite. Debye-Hückel theory. Se & Te) and halogens. energy. spinels. chromatography including GC and HPLC and electro-analytical methods (Coulometry. and ESR spectroscopy Equilibrium: Kinetic theory of gases. Enantiotopic and diastereotopic atoms. Transition Elements: General characteristics of d and f block elements. Bioinorganic chemistry of Na. Synthesis and reactivity of inorganic polymers of Si and P. Cu andMo. thermodynamics of electrochemical cells. rotational. fugacity. borazines and phosphazenes. partial molar quantities. AX2. oxides and oxoacids of pnictogens (N. chemical equilibrium. colligative properties. Different structures of AX. two. Conformational analysis of acyclic and cyclic compounds. crystal defects. Configurational and conformational effects on reactivity and selectivity/specificity. theories of metal.ligand bonding (CFT and LFT). second law of thermodynamics and entropy. K. free energy.visible spectrophotometry. C60. vibrational. and ion selective electrodes). NMR. applications to a particle in a box.metal bonds and metal atom clusters. Structure and Bonding (VBT) of B. metal carbenes. miller planes. steady state approximation. Instrumental methods of analysis: Atomic absorption and emission spectroscopy including ICP-AES. Geometrical isomerism. standard electrode potentials: applications – corrosion and energy conversion. Inorganic Chemistry Main group elements: General characteristics. valence bond and molecular orbital theories. silicates. pseudo halogens and interhalogen compounds. alkenes and arenes. UV. kinetics of photochemical reactions and free radical polymerization.soft acid base concept. Kinetics: Rates of chemical reactions. vibrational. point groups. crystal packing. band theory. and fugacity coefficient. chalcogens (S. coordination chemistry: structure and isomerism. activity coefficient. harmonic oscillator. mechanisms of substitution and electron transfer reactions of coordination complexes. cyclic voltammetry. homogeneous catalysis. Mossbauer spectroscopy (Fe and Sn). mass. and parallel reactions. alkyls.9 Chemistry  (CY)   Physical Chemistry Structure: Quantum theory: principles and techniques.5. Al. Hydrides. Specification of configuration in compounds having one or more stereogeniccentres. First law of thermodynamics. silicones. and work. 49   . ABX3 compounds. Zn. ideal and non-ideal solutions. adsorption isotherms and heterogeneous catalysis. metal. electronic. Cl compounds. transition metal complexes with bonds to hydrogen. and electronic). symmetry. xenon compounds. ionic crystals.Shapes of molecules and hard. theories of reaction rates – collision and transition state theory. P. Co. Solids: Crystal systems and lattices. structure and reactions of simple and industrially important compounds: boranes. elementary. NMR. Ca. Mg. phase transformation: phase rule and phase diagrams – one. Fe. Si. Organic Chemistry Stereochemistry: Chirality of organic molecules with or without chiral centres. carboranes. ESR spectroscopy. metals and semiconductors. Bragg’s Law. diamond. Metal carbonyls. consecutive. S. polarography – amperometry. rigid rotor and hydrogen atom. metallocenes. groups and faces. temperature dependence of chemical reactions. response of chemical equilibrium to temperature and pressure. relaxation kinetics. stability. P). lanthanides and actinides. Stereoselective and stereospecific synthesis. third law and absolute entropy. heat. use of organometallic compounds as catalysts in organic synthesis. activity. approximate techniques: variation and perturbation. allotropes. Electronic spectra and magnetic properties of transition metal complexes. N. Hückel approximation.4. molecular partition function (translational. rotational. boron nitride.

thiophene. Heterocyclic compounds: Structure. mechanisms and selectivity involving the following. carboxylic acids and their derivatives. Orbital correlation. structural features of proteins. NMR and Mass spectrometry in the determination of structures of organic molecules. free radicals. Spectroscopy: Principles and applications of UV-visible. and alkaloids.Reaction mechanism: Methods of determining reaction mechanisms. terpenoids. carbonyl compounds. Pericyclic reactions: Electrocyclic. Elimination reactions. Organic synthesis: Synthesis. reactivity umpolung. Concepts in multistep synthesis. halides. B and Si in organic synthesis. physicochemical properties of amino acids. nucleic acids. Biomolecules: Structure. nitro compounds and amines. cycloaddition and sigmatropic reactions. properties and reactions of furan.methane rearrangement. FMO and PMO treatments. alkynes. Barton reaction. arynes. ketones. Photochemistry of alkenes.alkenes. indole and their derivatives. aldehydes. carbenes. protection and deprotection of functional groups. synthetic equivalents.retrosynthetic analysis. Photochemistry: Basic principles.and di-saccharides. synthons. reactions. alcohols. disconnections. Reactive intermediates. 50   . chemical synthesis of peptides. IR. nitrenes. properties and reactions of mono. Di-π. pyrrole. phenols. pyridine. preparation. Use of compounds of Mg. Cu. selectivity. steroids. carbanions. carotenoids.carbocations. Li. Molecular rearrangements involving electron deficient atoms. Photooxidation and photoreduction. Nucleophilic and electrophilic substitutions and additions to multiple bonds. and arenes. arenes.

Fourier series. ADCs. rectifier. MOSFET. Basics of LASERs. digital IC families (DTL. Random variables. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. PROMs and PLAs. oxidation. Steady state sinusoidal analysis using phasors. DFT and FFT. State equations for networks. Wye-Delta transformation. Filters. differential and operational. photolithography. criterion for oscillation. Gauss and Green’s theorems. CMOS). Microprocessor(8085): architecture. Semiconductor memories. feedback. p-tub and twin-tub CMOS process. time domain analysis of simple RLC circuits.Function generators and wave-shaping circuits. Partial Derivatives. Device technology: integrated circuits fabrication process. continuous-time and discrete-time Fourier series. Signals and Systems: Definitions and properties ofLaplace transform. 555 Timers. Eigen values and eigen vectors. JFET. Network theorems: superposition. Frequency response of amplifiers. Electronic Devices: Energy bands in silicon. MOS capacitor.Laplace transform.Normal and Binomial distribution. minimization of Boolean functions. 2-port network parameters: driving point and transfer functions. p-I-n and avalanche photo diode. and power. median. clamping. intrinsic and extrinsic silicon. single-transistor and op-amp configurations. continuous-time and discrete-time Fourier Transform. MOSFETs and analog CMOS. Digital circuits: Boolean algebra. ECL. single and multi-step methods for differential equations.4. DACs. Combinatorial circuits: arithmetic circuits. clipping.p-n junction diode. Correlation and regression analysis. Sinusoidal oscillators. 51   . Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. Simple diode circuits. Residue theorem. Thevenin and Norton’s maximum power transfer. Stokes. mobility. Probability and Statistics: Sampling theorems. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula. MOS. tunnel diode. Poisson. diffusion. solution integrals. memory and I/O interfacing. programming. Initial and boundary value problems. n-tub. Sample and hold circuits. Electronics And Communication Engineering Networks: Network graphs: matrices associated with graphs. Mean. Theorems of integral calculus. Z-transform. fundamental cut set and fundamental circuit matrices. logic gates. Zener diode. ion implantation. code converters. mode and standard deviation. Discrete and continuous distributions. BJTs. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals.10 Electronics  and  Communication  Engineering  (EC)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix Algebra. Systems of linear equations.Simple op-amp circuits. Surface and Volume integrals. BJT. Power supplies. Solution of network equations usingLaplace transform: frequency domain analysis of RLC circuits. z-transform. LED.5. multiplexers. Vector identities. decoders. Partial Differential Equations and variable separable method. Method of variation of parameters. Numerical Methods: Solutions of non-linear algebraic equations. Generation and recombination of carriers. Sequential circuits: latches and flip-flops.Biasing and bias stability of transistor and FET amplifiers. Amplifiers: single-and multi-stage. Directional derivatives. Differential equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). TTL. Maxima and minima. Transform Theory: Fourier transform. Multiple integrals. Solution methods: nodal and mesh analysis. Complex variables: Analytic functions. Linear constant coefficient differential equations. counters and shiftregisters. drift current. Carrier transport in silicon: diffusion current. Calculus: Mean value theorems. incidence. Line. Analog Circuits: Small Signal Equivalent circuits of diodes. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. and resistivity. Conditional probability.

Fundamentals of information theory and channel capacity theorem. Bode and Nyquist plots. elements of Proportional-Integral-Derivative (PID) control. cut-off frequencies. Waveguides: modes in rectangular waveguides. Plane waves: propagation through various media. State variable representation and solution of state equation of LTI control systems. causality. elements of hardware. transient and steady state analysis of LTI control systems and frequency response. boundary conditions. superheterodyne receivers. impedance transformation. reflection and refraction. pulse excitation. signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) calculations for amplitude modulation (AM) and frequency modulation (FM) for low noise conditions. bandwidth consideration and probability of error calculations for these schemes. Linear Time-Invariant (LTI) Systems: definitions and properties. random variables. frequency response. Control system compensators: elements of lead and lag compensation. parallel and cascade structure. differential pulse code modulation (DPCM). Basics of TDMA. probability density function. dispersion relations. impulse response. Transmission lines: characteristic impedance. 52   . Signal transmission through LTI systems. Wave equation. skin depth. Control Systems: Basic control system components. group delay. Open loop and closed loop (feedback) systems and stability analysis of these systems. Analog communication systems: amplitude and angle modulation and demodulation systems. stability. FSK). autocorrelation. Basics of Antennas: Dipole antennas. realizations of analog communication systems. phase and frequency shift keying schemes (ASK. spectral analysis of these operations.Sampling theorem. Electromagnetics: Elements of vector calculus: divergence and curl. digital modulation schemes: amplitude. power spectral density. radiation pattern. Basics of propagation in dielectric waveguide and optical fibers. phase and group velocity. block diagrammatic description. Communications: Random signals and noise: probability. phase delay. FDMA and CDMA and GSM. Tools and techniques for LTI control system analysis: root loci. Routh-Hurwitz criterion. Smith chart. impedance matching. Poynting vector. matched filter receivers. convolution. reduction of block diagrams. Digital communication systems: pulse code modulation (PCM). S parameters. antenna gain. PSK. Signal flow graphs and their use in determining transfer functions of systems. Maxwell’s equations: differential and integral forms. Gauss’ and Stokes’ theorems. poles and zeros.

Method of variation of parameters. sampling theorem. Mean. electric field and potential due to point. Discrete and continuous distributions. Maxima and minima. line. phasor diagram. ideal current and voltage sources. Gauss and Green’s theorems. differential and distance protection. Routh and Niquist techniques. Thevenin’s. lag. tests. solution integrals. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. sinusoidal steady-state analysis. Electrical Engineering Electric Circuits and Fields: Network graph. Signals and Systems: Representation of continuous and discrete-time signals. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. Multiple integrals. block diagrams. Gauss Theorem. Conditional probability. generator characteristics. bus impedance and admittance matrices. Differential equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). voltage control. Line. Residue theorem. 53   . Probability and Statistics: Sampling theorems.5.Normal and Binomial distribution. median. shifting and scaling operations. state space model. principles of over-current. economic operation. auto-transformer. Vector identities. distribution systems. single phase induction motors. energy conversion principles. Directional derivatives. Electrical Machines: Single phase transformer – equivalent circuit. HVDC transmission and FACTS concepts. windings. motor starting. starting and speed control. Eigen values and eigen vectors. lead and lead-lag compensation. starting and speed control of motors. Fourier series representation of continuous periodic signals. inductance. Fourier. Partial Derivatives. per-unit quantities. Complex variables: Analytic functions. parallel operation. controllability and observability. plane and spherical charge distributions. Fourier series. transmission line models and performance. Initial and boundary value problems. Random variables. power factor correction.11 Electrical  Engineering  (EE)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix Algebra. synchronous machines – performance. mode and standard deviation. characteristics and applications. Stokes. transient response of dc and ac networks. Norton’s and Superposition and Maximum Power Transfer theorems. Power Systems: Basic power generation concepts. fault analysis. solid state relays and digital protection. Partial Differential Equations and variable separable method. time-invariant and causal systems. swing curves and equal area criterion. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. Control Systems: Principles of feedback. circuit breakers. capacitance. transfer function. three phase induction motors – principles. corona and radio interference. symmetrical components. Transform Theory: Fourier transform. Correlation and regression analysis. KCL. linear. regulation and efficiency. armature reaction and commutation.Laplace transform. Theorems of integral calculus. root loci. Poisson.4. Surface and Volume integrals. Ampere’s and Biot-Savart’s laws. load flow. Laplace and Z transforms. cable performance. KVL. Systems of linear equations. state transition matrix. three phase transformers – connections. performance characteristics. basic filter concepts. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. types. twoport networks. regulation and parallel operation of generators. Numerical Methods: Solutions of non-linear algebraic equations. servo and stepper motors. Calculus: Mean value theorems. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula. Bode plots. insulation. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. Z-transform. dielectrics. three phase circuits. system stability concepts. steady-state errors. DC machines – types. node and mesh analysis. resonance.

time and frequency measurement. potentiometric recorders. moving iron.Electrical and Electronic Measurements: Bridges and potentiometers. A/D and D/A converters. BJT. VCOs and timers. energy and power factor. programming and interfacing. error analysis. digital voltmeters and multimeters. sample and hold circuits. PMMC. bridge converters – fully controlled and half controlled. Analog and Digital Electronics: Characteristics of diodes. FET. equivalent circuit and frequency response. combinational and sequential logic circuits. multi-vibrators. oscilloscopes. simple active filters. phase. thyristors. principles of choppers and inverters. MOSFETs and IGBTs – static characteristics and principles of operation. current. transistors. triggering circuits. basis concepts of adjustable speed dc and ac drives. phase control rectifiers. oscillators and feedback amplifiers. measurement of voltage. Q-meters. architecture. GTOs. Schmitt trigger. amplifiers – biasing. 8-bit microprocessor basics. triacs. dynamometer and induction type instruments. instrument transformers. operational amplifiers – characteristics and applications. multiplexer. 54   . Power Electronics and Drives: Semiconductor power diodes. power.

ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic. classification of minerals. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. mineralogy and petrology. faults.5. 4. soil formation. twinning. glacier and ocean. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. introductory well logging.5. physical oceanography. electromagnetic. basin analysis. mineral and ground water.5. forms and textures. Stress. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. minor and trace elements. action of river. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas. electrical. internal structure and composition of the earth. magmatic differentiation. superposed folding. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. Geomorphic processes and agents. geostatistics. plate tectonics. earthquakes. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). Basic structural geology. role of fluids in metamorphism. cleavage. shape. Igneous rocks – classification. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. metamorphism of pelitic. size. vertebrates.4. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction. wind. elements of seismology. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. physical properties of the interior of the earth. isotope geochemistry. forms. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. joints. association of igneous. meteorites. mining methods. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. methods of projection. geometry and genesis of folds. continental drift. sedimentary processes and environments.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. marine geology and ocean resources.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4. distribution of major. Weathering. sampling. microfossils and palaeoflora. brittle and ductile deformation.12. slope and drainage.1 Earth and Planetary system. volcanism and orogeny. basement cover relationship. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. isostasy. unconformities. Morphology. primary and secondary structures. grade and basic types. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. Cosmic abundance.Physical basis and applications of gravity. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. ore reserve estimation. strain and material response.Geological time scale and geochronology. hydrothermal. Ground water geology. geochemical evolution of the earth. ore dressing and mineral economics. shear zone. Metamorphism. geochemical cycles. tectonites and their significance. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. continents and continental processes. magnetic. Coal and petroleum geology. crystal chemistry. ores and metamorphism. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. 55   . metamorphic facies. stratigraphic principles. sedimentary facies. schistosity and lineation.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. development and evolution of landforms.12. optical mineralogy. Introduction to remote sensing. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. controlling factors. quantitative and applied geomorphology.

airborne and marine magnetic surveys. coefficient of anisotropy. different motions of the earth. generation and propagation of elastic waves. Earth’s magnetic field – elements. Land. upward and downward continuation. self potential and its origin. wavelength filtering. digital formats. air-photo interpretation. natural hazards. absolute and relative gravity measurements. ‘G’ and ‘g’ units of measurement. equivalence and suppression. ground-water exploration. atmospheric absorption. geochronology. seismology and interior of the earth. magnetometers. corrections. interpretation and applications of IP. noise cancellation by shot and geophone arrays. reduction of layers. magnetic susceptibility of rocks and measurements. mining and hydrocarbon exploration. Basic principles of remote sensing – energy sources and radiation principles. integral equations in potential theory. rocks as construction materials. Scalar and vector potential fields. airborne. magneto-tellurics. methods of measurement for different source-receiver configuration. principle of equivalent stratum.3 Part  B  –  Section  2:    Geophysics   The earth as a planet. tellurics.Engineering properties of rocks and soils. 56   . various electrode configurations for resistivity sounding and profiling. size and shape of earth. thermal IR and microwave regions. Image theory. recording instruments (DFS). temperature. Maxwell and Helmholtz equations for solution of different types of boundary value problems in Cartesian. Eikonal equation and Ray theory. concepts of D. electromagnetic profiling. geomagnetic field. Basic concepts of forward and inverse problems of geophysics. gravity field of the earth. processing of data and interpretation. seismotectonics and seismic hazards. variation of density. magnetic anomalies-geometrical shaped bodies. regional and residual gravity separation. source characteristics. elliptic polarization. preparation of magnetic maps. Elastic properties of earth materials. geomagnetic depth sounding principles. Seismic methods of prospecting. earthquake quantification.5. non-metals. tunnels and excavation sites. Origin of electromagnetic field. Clairaut’s theorem. earthquakes-causes and measurements. digital processing of satellite images. well hydraulics and water quality. interaction of energy with earth’s surface. Bouguer and isostatic anomalies. Basic concept of EM induction. infrared. time and frequency domain IP measurements. oceanic and continental lithosphere. field measurement. focal mechanisms. methods of measurement. pressure. 2D and 3D seismic data acquisition. velocity – depth models. binning. resistivity measurement. Interpretation of processed magnetic anomaly data. land and marine seismic sources. interpretation of resistivity field data. Ill-posedness of inverse problems. heat flow. earth’s natural electromagnetic field.12. Ground water geology – exploration. electrical conductivities of metals. Image processing concepts in processing of magnetic anomaly maps. origin and units of measurement. components in EM measurements. GIS – basic concepts. upward and downward continuation. magnitude and intensity. geophones. field layouts. depth rules. Geological applications including groundwater. rock forming minerals and different rocks. various corrections in gravity data reduction – free air. Dar-Zarrouck parameters. Conduction of electricity through rocks. depth estimates. electrical and magnetic properties of the earth. Green’s theorem. seismic noises and noise profile analysis. preparation and analysis of gravity maps. 4. CDP stacking charts. density estimates of rocks. processing and interpretation. Induced polarization. role of geology in the construction of engineering structures including dams. raster and vector mode operation. plate tectonics. refraction and CDP surveys. multispectral remote sensing in visible. upper and lower atmospheric phenomena.C. application of filter theory. Laplace. Reflection. cylindrical and spherical polar coordinates. Type-curves over multi-layered structures. Land. paleomagnetism. calculation of mass. digital seismographs. gravity anomalies and their interpretation – anomalies due to geometrical and irregular shaped bodies. shipborne and bore-hole gravity surveys. hydrophones. interpretation and applications. velocity. environmental and engineering applications. Skin-depth. optimum geophone grouping.

semiconductor devices. periodic waveform. non-uniqueness and stability of solutions. Reservoir geophysics. mineral and oil exploration. high resolution seismics. seismic deconvolution and migration methods. simulated annealing. genetic algorithms and artificial neural network. AVO. Radioactive methods of prospecting and assaying of minerals (radioactive and non radioactive) deposits.filtering. well hydraulics and application of geophysical methods for groundwater study. application of bore hole geophysics in ground water. induction. Fourier and Hilbert transform. Digital seismic data processing. poles and zeros. resistivity. Geophysical signal processing. Quantitative evaluation of formations from well logs. SP. quasi-linear and non-linear methods including Tikhonov’s regularization method. half-life. attribute analysis. Nyquist frequency. Geophysical inverse problems. sampling theorem. dip meter. principles of digital filters. delta function. Z-transform and wavelet transform. application of radiometric for exploration and radioactive waste disposal. radioactive equilibrium. deconvolution. static and dynamic corrections. cement bond logging. bright and dim spots. auto correlation. seismic stratigraphy. cross correlation. Principles and techniques of geophysical well-logging. density. convolution. G M counter. Backus-Gilbert method. caliper. aliasing. scintillation detector. neutron. gamma ray. 57   . VSP. micro-logs. sonic. Fourier series. nuclear magnetic. power spectrum. windows. decay constant. temperature. dip-moveout.

Measurements of voltage. Differential equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). Sampling theorem. velocity and acceleration (translational and rotational).Basics of number system. Laplace transform. minimization of Boolean functions.C current probes. vibration and shock. mesh and nodal Analysis. Systems of linear equations.4. IC families. flip-flops. One-port and two-port Network Functions. Schmitt trigger. Measurement of pressure. power. Mechanical Measurement and Industrial Instrumentation: Resistive. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Fourier series. measurement of R. V-to-I and I-to-V converter. timers and mono-stable multivibrator. impulse and frequency response.and second order systems. Directional derivatives. Discrete time system. Theorems of integral calculus. Pulse transfer function. Conditional probability. Initial and boundary value problems. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. S/H circuit. Impulse response. Feedback amplifiers. Calculus: Mean value theorems. Capacitive. memory and input-output interfacing. Instrumentation amplifier. Amplitude shift keying. correlation and characteristics of linear time invariant systems. Correlation and regression analysis. Transducers. Precision rectifier. Maxima and minima. Method of variation of parameters. Operational amplifiers. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula. Electrical and Electronic Measurements: Bridges and potentiometers. Digital Electronics: Combinational logic circuits. Comparators. Analog Electronics: Characteristics of diode. A. Measurement of pH.13 Instrumentation  Engineering  (IN)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix Algebra. conductivity. Frequency and time division multiplexing. Signals. MOS and CMOS. Arithmetic circuits. Partial Differential Equations and variable separable method. Eigen values and eigen vectors. torque. counters. Normal and Binomial distribution. characteristics and circuit configurations. Mean. Oscillators and signal generators. Transistors at low and high frequencies. Microcontrollers. current. Microprocessor applications. power factor and energy. Static and dynamic characteristics of Measurement Systems. Residue theorem. Discrete and continuous distributions. JFET and MOSFET. Probability and Statistics: Sampling theorems. Multiple integrals. frequency shift keying and pulse shift keying for digital modulation. Poisson. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. Line.L and C. Measurement of displacement. Inductive and piezoelectric transducers and their signal conditioning. Numerical Methods: Solutions of non-linear algebraic equations. TTL. Diode circuits. Transform Theory: Fourier transform. Z-transform. Gauss and Green’s theorems. single and multi-stage. temperature and liquid level. Error and uncertainty analysis. Multiplexer. Amplifiers. Instrumentation Engineering Basics of Circuits and Measurement Systems: Kirchoff’s laws. pulse code modulation. median. Amplitude and frequency modulation and demodulation. transfer function and frequency response of first. shift registers. solution integrals. Complex variables: Analytic functions. force. Circuit theorems.C & D.5. BJT. Random variables. flow. Statistical analysis of data and curve fitting. Surface and Volume integrals. Analog-toDigital and Digital-to-Analog converters. Convolution. Systems and Communications: Periodic and aperiodic signals. Stokes. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. Partial Derivatives. Sequential circuits. IIR and FIR filters. viscosity and humidity. Op-Amp based active filters. Vector identities. Extension 58   . single and multi-step methods for differential equations. mode and standard deviation.

ECG and EMG. State space representation of systems. phase and frequency measurements. Time delay systems. 59   . visible and IR spectrometry. Routh and Nyquist criteria. EEG. P. Synchro pair. Digital voltmeter and multi-meter. photo-resistor and their characteristics. Shielding and grounding. Optical and Biomedical Instrumentation: Mass spectrometry. Signal flow graphs. root loci. Ultrasonic transducers and Ultrasonography. servo and step motors. LED. Phase and gain margin. Clinical measurements. Serial and parallel communication. Fuzzy controllers. P-I-D. laser. steady-state-errors. Biomedical instruments. Photo-diode. hydraulic and pneumatic system components. Q-meter and waveform analyzer. Time. cascade. UV. Bode plot. Interferometers. Analytical. Cathode ray oscilloscope. Basics of fiber optics. P-I. X-ray and nuclear radiation measurements. Mechanical. Principles of Computer Assisted Tomography. On-off. Transient Response. Control Systems and Process Control: Feedback principles. applications in metrology. feed forward and derivative controller. Optical sources and detectors.of instrument ranges.

iterative methods (Jacobi and Gauss-Seidel). Fields. conditional probability.4. residue theorem and applications for evaluating real integrals. multiple integrals. maxima. Stokes and Gauss. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order ordinary differential equations. conditional expectation. numerical integration: Trapezoidal and Simpson rules. Hilbert spaces. eigen values and eigen vectors. LU decomposition). Weak and strong law of large numbers. Fourier series and Fourier transform and Laplace transform methods of solutions for the above equations. numerical solution of ordinary differential equations: initial value problems: Taylor series methods. Functional Analysis:Banach spaces. matrix eigenvalue problems: power method. connectedness. Real Analysis: Sequences and series of functions. Lagrange. independence. open mapping and closed graph theorems. method of Laplace transforms for solving ordinary differential equations. Hamiltonian equations. Group actions. wave and diffusion equations in two variables. Finite dimensional inner product spaces. least square polynomial approximation. surface and volume integrals. Skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. linear ordinary differential equations of higher order with constant coefficients. Algebra:Normal subgroups and homomorphism theorems. Hermitian. Probability and Statistics: Probability space. finite fields. Riemann integration. product topology. self-adjoint operators. conformal mappings. secant method. Cayley-Hamilton Theroem. power series. Runge-Kutta methods. principle of uniform boundedness. Euler’s method. theorems of Green.14 Mathematics  (MA)   Linear Algebra: Finite dimensional vector spaces. uniform convergence. Newton interpolations. bounded linear operators. method of undetermined parameters. countability and separation axioms. metric spaces. Prime ideals and maximal ideals in commutative rings. standard probability distributions and their properties. Testing of 60   . Legendre and Bessel functions and their orthogonality. Gram-Schmidt orthonormalization process. method of characteristics. minimal polynomial. second order linear equations in two variables and their classification. rank. line. Dirichlet and Neumann problems. Hahn-Banach extension theorem. Lagrange’s equations for holonomic systems. expectation. Principle ideal domains and unique factorization domains. Euclidean domains. linear second order ordinary differential equations with variable coefficients. completeness. numerical differentiation. automorphisms. Lebesgue measure. Linear transformations and their matrix representations. maximum likelihood estimators. dominated convergence theorem. Riesz representation theorem. joint and conditional distributions. Complex Analysis: Analytic functions. central limit theorem. Sylow’s theorems and their applications. orthonormal bases. moments. Gauss Legendrequadrature. interpolation: error of polynomial interpolation. numerical solution of systems of linear equations: direct methods (Gauss elimination. measurable functions. Cauchy. Taylor and Laurent’s series. maximum modulus principle. Mechanics: Virtual work. Fourier series. Newton-Raphson method. systems of linear first order ordinary differential equations. functions of several variables. Random variables. Numerical Analysis: Numerical solution of algebraic and transcendental equations: bisection. UMVU estimators.5. solutions of Laplace. fixed point iteration. bilinear transformations. Topology: Basic concepts of topology. systems of linear equations. Fatou’s lemma. series solutions. Liouville’s theorem. diagonalisation. Partial Differential Equations: Linear and quasilinear first order partial differential equations. compactness. existence and uniqueness theorems. Weierstrass approximation theorem. complex integration: Cauchy’s integral theorem and formula. Bayes theorem. Sampling distributions. compactness. Urysohn’s Lemma. Lebesgue integral. minima.

sufficient conditions for extremum. graphical method. big-M and two phase methods. Linear regression. Interval estimation. infeasible and unbounded LPP’s. t. dual simplex method and its application in post optimality analysis. linear integral equations of Fredholm and Volterra type. alternate optima. Hungarian method for solving assignment problems.hypotheses. convex sets and their properties. u -u method for solving transportation problems. Dual problem and duality theorems. Calculus of Variation and Integral Equations: Variation problems with fixed boundaries. Balanced and unbalanced transportation problems. basic feasible solution. simplex method. Linear programming: Linear programming problem and its formulation. standard parametric tests based on normal. 61   . F – distributions. X2 . their iterative solutions.

fins. stress-strain relationship and elastic constants. Differential equations: First order equations (linear and nonlinear). shafts. momentum and energy. effect of damping. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. Bernoulli’s equation. trusses and frames. viscous flow of incompressible fluids. head losses in pipes. bends etc.4. fluid statics. Divergence and Curl. thermal boundary 62   . Maxima and minima. rolling and sliding contact bearings. median.15 Mechanical  Engineering  (ME)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra. thin cylinders. thermal stresses. Limit. Gradient. fluid acceleration. buoyancy. Cauchy’s integral theorem. Design: Design for static and dynamic loading. Mohr’s circle for plane stress and plane strain. Partial derivatives. velocity and acceleration analysis of plane mechanisms. Taylor and Laurent series. Vibrations: Free and forced vibration of single degree of freedom systems. Poisson. gear trains. electrical analogy. Solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations and Laplace equation. bending and shear stresses. kinematics and dynamics of particles and of rigid bodies in plane motion. one dimensional heat conduction. Surface and Volume integrals. Calculus: Functions of single variable. critical speeds of shafts. Euler’s theory of columns. Line. Numerical Methods: Numerical solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations Integration by trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. Mean. Eigen values and eigen vectors. flow through pipes. Total derivative. vibration isolation. Complex variables: Analytic functions. continuity and differentiability. resonance. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Vector identities. Directional derivatives. brakes and clutches. manometry. mode and standard deviation. spur gears. Theory of Machines: Displacement. failure theories. differential equations of continuity and momentum. dynamic analysis of slider-crank mechanism. boundary layer. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. impact. resistance concept. various correlations for heat transfer in flow over flat plates and through pipes. riveted and welded joints. torsion of circular shafts.Normal and Binomial distributions. shear force and bending moment diagrams. Strength of Materials: Stress and strain. Fluid Mechanics And Thermal Sciences Fluid Mechanics: Fluid properties. deflection of beams. strain energy methods. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. virtual work. Laplace transforms. Applied Mechanics And Design Engineering Mechanics: Free body diagrams and equilibrium. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and sampling theorems. Mean value theorems. fatigue strength and the S-N diagram.5. Heat-Transfer: Modes of heat transfer. Systems of linear equations. Random variables. dimensionless parameters in free and forced convective heat transfer. elementary turbulent flow. control-volume analysis of mass. Initial and boundary value problems. Stokes. flywheels. including impulse and momentum (linear and angular) and energy formulations. principles of the design of machine elements such as bolted. Gauss and Green’s theorems. Conditional probability. unsteady heat conduction.

basic psychrometric processes. Forming: Plastic deformation and yield criteria. gauge design. form and finish measurement. Engines: air-standard Otto. comparators. tool life and wear.irreversibility and availability. Francis and Kaplan turbines — impulse and reaction principles. Applications:Power Engineering: Steam Tables. linear and angular measurements. principles of design of jigs and fixtures Metrology and Inspection: Limits. safety stock inventory control systems. tool geometry and materials.C. transportation. effect of turbulence. Computer Integrated Manufacturing: Basic concepts of CAD/CAM and their integration tools. Brayton cycles with regeneration and reheat. materials requirement planning. single and multi-point cutting tools. Joining: Physics of welding. 63   . fundamentals of hot and cold working processes. alignment and testing methods. riser and gating design. velocity diagrams. network analysis. First and Second laws of thermodynamics. thermodynamic system and processes. principles of work holding. calculation of work and heat in ideal processes. Metal Casting: Design of patterns. bending) metal forming processes. Production Planning and Control: Forecasting models. Thermodynamics:Zeroth. Inventory Control: Deterministic and probabilistic models. scheduling. moulds and cores. economics of machining. Turbomachinery:Pelton-wheel. PERT and CPM. drawing) and sheet (shearing. Refrigeration and air-conditioning: Vapour refrigeration cycle. assignment. Manufacturing And Industrial Engineering Engineering Materials: Structure and properties of engineering materials. I. LMTD and NTU methods. moist air: psychrometric chart. Carnot cycle. analysis of thermodynamic cycles related to energy conversion. black and grey surfaces. brazing and soldering. rolling. simple queuing models. behaviour of ideal and real gases. gas refrigeration. Diesel cycles. heat pumps. simplex and duplex method. principles of powder metallurgy. solidification and cooling. fits and tolerances. shape factors. design considerations in welding.layer. deep drawing. Machining and Machine Tool Operations: Mechanics of machining. properties of pure substances. design considerations. load estimation for bulk (forging. heat treatment. principles of nontraditional machining processes. Rankine. aggregate production planning. radiative heat transfer. extrusion. heat exchanger performance. interferometry. network flow models. stress-strain diagrams for engineering materials. Reverse Brayton cycle. adhesive bonding. tolerance analysis in manufacturing and assembly. Operations Research: Linear programming.

contouring. Geomechanics and Ground Control: Methods of access to deposits. Explosives. hoisting systems. Stress distribution around mine openings. supported and caved stoping methods. Underground coal mining: bord and pillar systems. theodolite. Free body diagrams. triangulation. surface and volume integrals. Friction forces. transportation and mechanization. Safety in mines. dispersion. PDEs –Laplace. quality standards. Generation and transmission of mechanical. stope mechanization. Stokes. Rescue apparatus and practices. Vector Calculus: Gradient. natural and mechanical ventilation. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. Underground metal mining : open. mine filling. Two dimensional frames and trusses. ore handling systems. Numerical Methods: Solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations. Higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients. tacheometry. Underground Hazards and Surface Environment: Underground atmosphere. dust and inundation. mine lighting. Poisson. Line. air cooling. heat and wave equations. Laplace transforms. water and soil pollution : causes. Gauss and Green’s theorems. 64   . Equations of equilibrium. explosions. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. mode and standard deviation. thick seam mining methods. errors and adjustments. Subsurface hazards from fires. Ventilation. loading. Mining Engineering Mechanics: Equivalent force systems. Rock mass classification. Surveying. Probability and Statistics: Mean.4. Diferential Equations: Linear and non-linear first order ODEs. accident analysis.16 Mining  Engineering  (MN)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrices and Determinants. Test for convergence. Maxima and minima. gases. noise. Heat load sources and thermal environment. occupational health and risk. Correlation and regression analysis. instrumentation and stress measurement techniques. Eigen values and Eigen vectors. distribution. room and pillar mining. correlation. continuity and differentiability. reclamation and control. Rock bursts and coal bumps. Particle kinematics and dynamics. pumps. Calculus: Limit. Underground drivages. Air. face and development machinery. development. Fourier series. Theories of rock failure. Systems of linear equations. Mine Planning and Systems Engineering: Fundamentals of engineering surveying. Random variables. hydraulic and pneumatic power. Geo-technical properties of rocks. blasting devices and practices. Auxiliary ventilation. Levels and leveling. Drilling methods and machines.5. conveyors. Mechanics of air flow. Ventilation planning. Ground vibrations. Mining Methods and Machinery: Surface mining: layout. Subsidence. Materials handling: haulages. Ground control. integration of trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. Sequences and series. continuous surface mining systems. Mine Development. Slope stability. Design of supports in roadways and workings. median. Mine fans and their usage. longwall mining. Divergence and Curl. normal and binomial distributions. Partial Derivatives.

reserve estimation techniques. Concepts of reliability.Underground surveying. network analysis. basics of simulation. open pit design. cash flow concepts and mine valuation. total station and GPS fundamentals. Principles of planning: Sampling methods and practices. Field astronomy. EDM. Linear programming. transportation and assignment problems. Curves. 65   . GIS fundamentals. reliability of series and parallel systems. basics of geostatistics and quality control. Photogrammetry. optimization of facility location. queueing. Work-study.

zinc. Bernoulli’s equation. ingot and continuous casting. Ellingham and phase stability diagrams. polymers and composites. mass transfer coefficients. furnaces and refractories. Test for convergence. continuity and differentiability. sulphide shape control. Numerical Methods: Solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations. Divergence and Curl. surface and volume integrals. surface treatments. VAD. cast iron and aluminum alloys. gravity and other methods of mineral processing. desulphurization. elements of X-ray and electron diffraction. Vector Calculus: Gradient. stainless steel making. radiation. structure of surfaces and interfaces. Higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients. recovery. heat and wave equations. electronic basis of thermal. principles and processes for the extraction of nonferrous metals – aluminium. PDEs –Laplace. Partial Derivatives. recrystallization and grain growth.and electrometallurgical processes. titanium and other rare metals. ceramics and polymers. secondary refining processes including AOD. direct reduction processes. order of reactions. applications to metallurgical systems. mode and standard deviation. industrially important ferrous and non-ferrous alloys.5. VOD. copper. electrical and magnetic properties of materials. Probability and Statistics: Mean. optical. Laplace transforms. aqueous corrosion and protection of metals. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. shell balances. oxidation and high temperature corrosion – characterization and control. blast furnace. ladle metallurgy operations including deoxidation. Poisson. Flotation. principles of electro chemistry. rate constants and rate limiting steps. comminution techniques. principles of scanning and transmission electron microscopy. Stokes. convection and heat transfer coefficient relations.17 Metallurgical  Engineering  (MT)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrices and Determinants. lead. Correlation and regression analysis. VAR and ESR. size classification. agglomeration. role structure and properties of slags. magnesium. Random variables. equilibrium constant. Extractive Metallurgy: Minerals of economic importance. activity. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. interfaces and defects. solidification. integration of trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. electro-chemical cells and polarizations. solutions. Eigen values and Eigen vectors. Calculus: Limit. principles of heat treatment of steels. normal and binomial distributions. Line. solid solutions. Maxima and minima.single electrode potential. primary and secondary steel making. Metallurgical Engineering Thermodynamics and Rate Processes: Laws of thermodynamics. industrial ceramics. phase equilibria. thermodynamics of surfaces. adsorption and segregation. Sequences and series. momentum transfer – concepts of viscosity. Diferential Equations: Linear and non-linear first order ODEs. mass transfer – diffusion and Fick’s laws. metallurgical coke. alloys. inert gas rinsing and vacuum reactors. heat transfer – conduction. friction factors. nickel. Systems of linear equations.4. 66   . Gauss and Green’s theorems. median. Fourier series. electronic and opto-electronic materials. iron and steel making – principles.hydro. pyro. basic kinetic laws. nano-crystalline and amorphous structures. material and energy balances. Physical Metallurgy: Crystal structure and bonding characteristics of metals. phase transformation and binary phase diagrams.

fatigue and creep behaviour. defects in crystals. problems associated with welding of steels and aluminium alloys. NDT using dye-penetrant. dislocation interactions and reactions. elements of dislocation theory – types of dislocations. strengthening mechanisms. source and multiplication of dislocations. fracture toughness. yield criteria and plasticity. fracture – Griffith theory. gas tungsten arc welding and submerged arc welding.Mechanical Metallurgy: Elasticity. super-plasticity. acoustic emission and magnetic particle methods. brazing and welding. investment casting and shell moulding. ultrasonic. permanent mould casting. defects in forming. 67   . fracture toughness and formability. gas metal arc welding. melting. radiography. extrusion. basic concepts of linear elastic and elasto-plastic fracture mechanics. ductile to brittle transition. defects in welded joints. tensile. Metal forming – fundamentals of metal forming processes of rolling. welding metallurgy. Metal joining – soldering. casting defects and repair. eddy current. slip and twinning. forging. gating and risering. mechanical testing – tension. warm and cold working of metals. wire drawing and sheet metal forming. torsion. stress fields around dislocations. Manufacturing Processes: Metal casting – patterns and moulds including mould design involving feeding. hardness. creep. fatigue. partial dislocations. impact. casting practices in sand casting. failure analysis. compression. common welding processes of shielded metal arc welding. hot. powder metallurgy.

18 Physics  (PH)   Mathematical Physics: Linear vector space. periodic motion. elements of superconductivity. conservation laws. rotational and vibrational spectra of diatomic molecules. variational principle. bonding in solids. nuclear models. regulated power supplies. critical point. elastic properties of solids. refraction.dielectrics andconductors. 68   . elementary particles. addition of angular momenta. rigid body dynamics. quark model. free electron theory. rectifier circuits. black body radiation and Planck’s distribution law. calculation of thermodynamic quantities. Schrodinger equation. dielectric and magnetic properties of solids. phase space. diffraction methods for structure determination. Electronics: Network analysis. operational amplifier. Maxwell’s equations. Beta-decay. partition function. semiconductors and insulators. Raman effect. cyclic coordinates.5. scalar and vector potentials.Rutherford scattering. mechanics of system of particles. Poynting vector. Nuclear and Particle Physics: Nuclear radii and charge distributions. special theory of relativity – Lorentz transformations. radiation from a moving charge. diffraction and polarization.4. Kepler problem and planetary motion. harmonic oscillator. Alpha decay. free energy. transport properties. hydrogen atom. amplifier and oscillator circuits. Coulomb and Lorentz gauges. degenerate Fermi gas. elementary scattering theory. defects in crystals. Poynting theorem. Solid State Physics: Elements of crystallography. Bipolar Junction Transistors. band theory of solids. sequential circuits. electric dipole transitions and selection rules. normal modes. Zeeman and Stark effects. angular momentum and spin. A/D and D/A conversion. relativistic kinematics. energy and momentum of electromagnetic waves. hyperfine structure. linear vectors and operators in Hilbert space. fission and fusion. mass-energy equivalence. matrices. Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics: Laws of thermodynamics. nuclear force and two nucleon problem. two and three dimensional potential problems. registers. Electric and magnetic moments. Atomic and Molecular Physics: Spectra of one. Electromagnetic Theory: Solution of electrostatic and magnetostatic problems includingboundary value problems. Electromagnetic waves and their reflection. Poisson bracket. Biot-Savart’s and Ampere’s laws. collisions and scattering in laboratory and centre of mass frames. optical. baryons. semiconductor devices. counters. moment of inertia tensor. vector calculus. mesons and leptons. Field Effect Transistors. interference. flip-flops. uncertainty principle. Fourier analysis. lasers. nuclear shell model. basic digital logic circuits. one. elementary ideas about tensors. macrostates and microstates. photons. Franck-Condon principle. Bose-Einstein condensation. Fermi gas model of nucleus. particle in a box. Quantum Mechanics: Physical basis of quantum mechanics. Faraday’s law. electronic transition in diatomic molecules. linear differential equations. liquid drop model – semi-empirical mass formula. lattice vibrations and thermal properties of solids. NMR and ESR. Lagrange’s and Hamilton’s formalisms. active filters and oscillators. first and second order phase transitions. Classical Mechanics: Conservation laws. classical and quantum statistics. noninertial frames and pseudo forces. negative feedback circuits. metals. time independent perturbation theory. equation of motion.nuclear reactions. Laplace transforms. probability ensembles. X-ray spectra.and many-electron atoms. electromagnetic transitions in nuclei. nuclear binding energy. central forces.particle accelerators and detectors. small oscillations. elements of complex analysis. LS and jj coupling.

design of elements – failure theories. strength of materials – stress.Normal and Binomial distributions. Partial derivatives. Surface and Volume integrals. Taylor and Laurent series. making. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Gradient. Numerical Methods: Numerical solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations Integration by trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. extrusion. sheet 69   . first and second law of thermodynamics. effect of strain. casting inspection. Theory of Machines and Design: Analysis of planar mechanisms. moulds and cores – materials. allowances. heat transfer – fundamentals of conduction. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. median. patterns – types and materials. Production Engineering Metal Casting: Casting processes – types and applications. Total derivative. design of casting. Thermal Engineering: Fluid mechanics – fluid statics. heat exchangers. belt drives. Initial and boundary value problems. Calculus: Functions of single variable. calculation of work and heat for systems and control volumes. Conditional probability. Metal Forming: Stress-strain relations in elastic and plastic deformation. Mohr’s circle. Stokes. gating and risering. steels and nonferrous metals and alloys.19 Production  and  Industrial  Engineering  (PI)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra. Directional derivatives. free body concepts. heat treatment of metals and alloys. equations of equilibrium. defects and remedies. basics of internal combustion engines and steam turbines. Limit. Complex variables: Analytic functions. design of shafts. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and sampling theorems. Mean value theorems. Mean. design of bolted. cams and followers. rolling. convection and radiation. and testing. continuity and differentiability. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. Bernoulli’s equation.4. Vector identities. Euler’s theory of columns. governers and fly wheels. Divergence and Curl. Poisson. spur gears. keys. Cauchy’s integral theorem. Line. Solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations and Laplace equation. strain rate and temperature on mechanical properties of metals and alloys. thermodynamics – zeroth. mode and standard deviation. solidification. brakes and clutches. thermodynamic system and processes. its influence on mechanical properties. casting techniques of cast iron. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. riveted and welded joints. air standard cycles. Random variables. bending and shear stress. Laplace transforms. flow through pipes. Differential equations: First order equations (linear and nonlinear). equations of continuity and momentum. General Engineering Engineering Materials: Structure and properties of engineering materials and their applications. deformation mechanisms. strain and their relationship. deflection of beams. Systems of linear equations.5. Applied Mechanics: Engineering mechanics – equivalent force systems. Maxima and minima. wire and tube drawing. hot and cold working – forging. Gauss and Green’s theorems. concept of flow stress. Eigen values and eigen vectors.

time and cost analysis. ECM. design of die and punch. extrusion. coining and embossing. productivity – concepts and measurements. Polymers and Composites: Introduction to polymers and composites. Gilbreths’s contributions. PAM. master 70   . resistance. Powder Metallurgy: Production of metal powders. FMS. parameter selection and comparison of production alternatives. economics of machining. value engineering and analysis. lapping. thread production. chip formation. micro-motion study. deep drawing. computer aided layout design techniques. DNC.other joining processes – soldering. tolerance analysis in manufacturing and assembly. flatness. Merchant’s analysis. defects and remedies. compaction and sintering. and wage administration. gear cutting. introduction to advanced welding processes – ultrasonic. ergonomics. measurement of straightness. and explosive welding. work sampling. aggregate production planning. trend and seasonality. business process reengineering. principles of forging die design. AJM. electroslag. work measurement – stop watch time study. piercing. design of limit gauges. materials handling systems. planing. cutting fluids. NC.CAM. linear and angular measurements by mechanical and optical methods. applications. diversification. mechanics of machining – geometry of cutting tools. WJM. tolerance design.metal working processes such as blanking. and CIM. super finishing. honing. tool wear and tool life. thermal cutting. machining processes-turning. process planning. and design. plasma arc. Metal Joining Processes: Welding processes – manual metal arc. interchangeability. Production Planning and Inventory Control: Forecasting techniques – causal and time series models. machinability. principles and applications of nontraditional machining processes – USM. calendaring and thermoforming. cellular manufacturing. submerged arc. breakeven analysis. EDM and Wire cut EDM. comparators. selection of machining parameters. methodstudy. compression and blow molding. thermal aspects of machining. inspection of welded joints. techniques for evaluation of capital investments. molding of composites. electron beam. shaping. friction. metal working defects. Computer Integrated Manufacturing: Basic concepts of CAD. LBM. Tool Engineering: Jigs and fixtures – principles. CAPP. Engineering Economy and Costing: Elementary cost accounting and methods of depreciation. forging. cutting forces and power requirements. braze welding. types of plant layout and their evaluation. inspection of screw threads and gears. milling. thermit. financial statements. and tolerances. MIG. analysis of rolling. interferometry. CHM. selective assembly. moving average. Machining and Machine Tool Operations: Basic machine tools. EBM. exponential smoothing. principles of motion economy. fits. alignment testing of machine tools. plastic processing – injection. Industrial Engineering Product Design and Development: Principles of good product design. drilling. broaching. Facility Design: Facility location factors and evaluation of alternate locations. boring. standardization. job evaluation. manufacturing technologies – strategies and selection. TIG. bending. forge. squareness and symmetry. grinding. surface finish measurement. concurrent engineering. simplification. brazing. tool materials. extrusion and wire /rod drawing. roundness. standard data. Manufacturing Analysis: Sources of errors in manufacturing. quality and cost considerations. process capability. laser beam. product life cycle. merit rating. PMTS. Metrology and Inspection: Limits. incentive schemes. Work System Design: Taylor’s scientific management. assembly line balancing. press tools – configuration. Robotics. CNC.

routing. MRP and MRP-II. determination of MTBF and MTTR. distribution of failure and repair times. total productive maintenance – concept and applications. quality assurance. quality circles. costs. system reliability determination. duality and sensitivity analysis. perpetual and periodic inventory control systems. patent. Reliability and Maintenance: Reliability. constrained optimization and Lagrange multipliers. importance of IPR. TRIPS and its implications. 71   . acceptance sampling. knowledge based systems. time-cost trade-off. distribution. resource leveling. concept of JIT manufacturing system. reliability models. design of experiments – Taguchi method. information storage and retrieval system – database and data structures. push and pull production systems. statistical quality control. availability and maintainability. simplex method. Inventory – functions. Operation Research: Linear programming – problem formulation. Quality Management: Quality – concept and costs. logistics. total quality management. scheduling and priority dispatching. quantity discount.production scheduling. Intellectual Property System: Definition of intellectual property. and supply chain management. PERT and CPM. zero defects. six sigma. preventive maintenance and replacement. simulation – manufacturing applications. ISO 9000. order control and flow control. deterministic and probabilistic inventory models. dynamic programming. Management Information System: Value of information. transportation and assignment models. copyright. industrial design and trademark. classifications. network flow models. simple queuing models.

Test for convergence. principles of cotton combing. roving twist. wet and dry spinning of viscose and acrylic fibres. Stokes. Vector Calculus: Gradient. Higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients. Gauss and Green’s theorems. Fourier series. causes of end breakages. moisture sorption in fibres.4. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. properties and uses of natural and man-made fibres.R. Polymerization of nylon6. recent developments in comber. polyamide and polypropylene spinning. single and folded yarn twist. air jet spinning. Probability and Statistics: Mean. Maxima and minima. Calculus: Limit. Laplace transforms. working principle of ring doubler and two for one twister. Line. lap preparation. normal and binomial distributions. roller and apron drafting principle. Divergence and Curl. tow-to-top conversion and different texturing methods. characteristic features of PET. production of core spun yarn. 72   . the technology of carding. Numerical Methods: Solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations. Principle of ring spinning. physical and chemical methods of fibre and blend identification and blend analysis. ring & traveler designs. integration of trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. X-ray diffraction. Process of viscose and acetate preparation. Poisson. TGA). post spinning operations such as drawing. birefringence. causes of mass irregularity introduced by drafting. fibre structure and property correlation. median. carding of cotton and synthetic fibres. Drafting operation. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. Melt Spinning processes. nylon-66. properties of double yarns. Methods of investigating fibre structure e. wool and silk. Roving production. cleaning and mixing/blending of fibrous materials. polyacrylonitrile and polypropylene.g. crystallization. Systems of linear equations. forces acting on yarn and traveler. surface and volume integrals. glass transition. absorption.5. working principle of modern opening and cleaning equipments. heat setting.. Gross and fine structure of natural fibres like cotton. mechanism of bobbin building. melting. Random variables. mechanical properties of fibres. PDEs –Laplace. twist less spinning and friction spinning. poly (ethylene terephthalate). continuity and differentiability. Correlation and regression analysis. optical and electron microscopy. Density. Yarn manufacture and yarn structure & properties: Principles of opening. principle of non conventional methods of yarn production such as rotor spinning. roller arrangements in drafting systems. wrap spinning. combing efficiency. Essential requirements of fibre forming polymers. mode and standard deviation. Introduction to important bastfibres. compact spinning. Textile Engineering And Fibre Science Textile Fibres: Classification of textile fibres. I. Sequences and series. structure and morphology ofman-made fibres.20 Textile  Engineering  and  Fibre  Science  (TF)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrices and Determinants. mechanism of cop formation. combing cycle. factors affecting Tg and Tm. thermal methods (DSC. Partial Derivatives. DMA/TMA. Diferential Equations: Linear and non-linear first order ODEs. amorphous and crystalline phases. Molecular architecture. plasticization. Eigen values and eigen vectors. mechanism and function. heat and wave equations.

Statistical data analysis of experimental results. features of modern cone winding machines. dobby and jacquard shedding. polyester. Printing of polyester with disperse dyes. rotor and air-jet yarns. testing equipment for measurement test methods of fabric properties like thickness. twist strength relationship in spun yarns. silk. Fabric manufacture and Fabric Structure: Principles of cheese and cone winding processes and machines. Textile Testing: Sampling techniques. wool. Preparatory processes for nylon. Pollution: Environment pollution during chemical processing of textiles. different systems of yarn splicing. Stiff. random and precision winding. cover and maximum sett of woven fabrics. Batchwise and continuous dyeing machines. sample size and sampling errors. Introduction to thermodynamics and kinetics of dyeing. features of modern beam and sectional warping machines. Resist and discharge printing of cotton. principles of pirn winding processes and machines. crease recovery. sizing of spun and filament yarns. drape. cord. Dyeing of cotton. Basic woven fabric constructions and their derivatives. Dye fibre interaction.Yarn contraction. Printing: Styles of printing. package faults and their remedies. primary and secondary motions of loom. Soft. evenness testing of slivers. different types of warping creels. tear strength. Methods of dye fixation after printing. significance tests and analysis of variance. yarn clearers and tensioners. Developments in inkjet printing. basic weft and warp knitted structures. modern sizing machines. Dyeing: Classification of dyes. yarns and fabrics. Energy Conservation: Minimum application techniques. Finishing: Mechanical finishing of cotton. bursting strength and abrasion resistance. tensile testing of fibres. HVI and AFIS for fibre testing. Antistat finishing of synthetic fibre fabrics. Printing of polyester/cotton blends with disperse/reactive combination. Dyeing of cotton knitted fabrics and machines used. compressibility. crepe. Methods for determination of wash. twist and hairiness. frequency distributions and control charts. air permeability. Printing auxiliaries. Principles of weft and warp knitting. terry. rovings and yarns. wrinkle resistant. strength and reflectance. silk and polyester. Dyeing polyester/cotton and polyester/wool blends. wool and silk. cause of fibre migration and its estimation. Classification. Measurement of fibre length. fineness. fabric appearance and weaving performance. Evaluation of fastness properties with the help of grey scale. Mercerization of cotton. 73   . Printing of cotton with reactive dyes. fibre configuration and orientation in yarn. Heat setting of polyester. Peirce’s equations for fabric geometry. silk. irregularity index. warp and weft stop motions. specific volume & packing coefficient. Transfer printing of polyester. water repellent. flame retardant and enzyme (bio-polishing) finishing of cotton. thickness. warp protection. crimp. Milling. FAST and Kawabata instruments and systems for objective fabric evaluation. Treatment of textile effluents. gauze. Correlation analysis. decatizing and shrink resistant finishing of wool. weft replenishment. Measurement of yarn count. polyester and acrylic and polyester/cotton blends. yarn diameter. leno and double cloth constructions. elastica model of plain woven fabrics. properties of ring. Printing of wool. Printing thickeners including synthetic thickeners. mechanics of weft insertion with shuttle. different sizing systems. nylon and acrylic with appropriate dye classes. functional principles of weft insertion systems of shuttle-less weaving machines. effect of their settings and timings on fabric formation. production and areas of application of nonwoven fabrics. light and rubbing fastness. measurement of cotton fibre maturity and trash content. principles of multiphase and circular looms. nylon with acid and metal complex dyes. Preparatory Processes: Chemistry and practice of preparatory processes for cotton.

Lagrange method of multipliers. conditional probability.21. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. limit. Hermitian. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. Line integral. steady and unsteady flows. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. 74   . total derivatives. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. Beta and Gamma functions.5. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. system of linear equations. continuity. power series. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. partial derivatives.Laplace equation. forces on submerged bodies. tests for convergence. Complex variable: Analytic functions. random variables. Maxima and minima. concept of local and convective accelerations. Mean value theorems. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. divergence and curl. Functions of two variables. vorticity. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. Fourier Series. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. control volume analysis for mass. Half range sine and cosine series. Bayes Theorem. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. double and triple integrals and their applications. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation).21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. symmetric. continuity and differentiability. Variation of parameters method.5. limit. line. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. momentum and energy. Vector Calculus: Gradient.4. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. correlation and linear regression. diagonalisation of matrices. Application in solving potential problems.5. rank. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. maxima and minima. discrete and continuous distributions.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. stream function and potential function. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. manometry. surface and volume integrals. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. Cauchy. Newton’s interpolation formulae. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. Cauchy-Riemann equations.Taylor’s series. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. 4. Stokes. sequence and series. power series solutions. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. and normal distributions. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear).21. Concept of fluid rotation. Poisson. Calculus: Functions of single variable. inverse. directional derivatives.Euler’s equations. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. Binomial. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). vector identities.

refraction. Mechanical Properties: stress-strain diagrams of metallic. streamlined and bluff bodies. Composites: Properties and applications of various composites. solubility limit. piezoelectric. lasers and optical fibers. absorption and transmission of electromagnetic radiation in solids. creep. intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors. single and polycrystalline structures and their effect on properties of materials. Qualitative ideas of boundary layer and separation. yield strength. photoconductivity and superconductivity. intermediate phases. atomic force microscopy. Polymers: Classification. scanning tunneling microscopy. miller indices of planes and directions. iron-iron carbide phase diagram. semiconductors and insulators.3 Section  C:  Materials  Science   Structure: Atomic structure and bonding in materials. properties. elongation. transmission electron microscopy. hardness.21. exhibiting ferroelectric. Electronic Properties: Concept of energy band diagram for materials – conductors. drag and lift forces. scanning electron microscopy. binary phase diagrams. 75   . processing and applications of traditional and advanced ceramics. differential scanning calorimetry.Imperfections in crystalline solids and their role in influencing various properties. importance of nondimensional numbers. intermetallic compounds. electrical conductivity – effect of temperature on conductility. recovery.Crystal growth techniques. modulus of elasticity.Potential flow: elementary flow fields and principle of superposition. Metals and Alloys: Solid solutions. recrystallization and grain growth. nanomaterials – synthesis. Advanced Materials and Tools: Smart materials. phase rule. Concept of amorphous. dielectric properties. ionic and covalent solids. kinematic and dynamic similarity. ceramic and polymeric materials. optoelectric. structure and properties. additives for polymer products. cold. Optical Properties: Reflection. Microstrcture. superalloys. 4. atomic absorption spectroscopy. Materials characterization techniques such as. Dimensional analysis: Concept of geometric. Thermal Properties: Heat capacity. Diffusion: Fick’s laws and application of diffusion in sintering. laminar and turbulent flows. heat treatment of steels. processing and applications. unit cells and space lattices. thermal conductivity. pitot-static tube and orifice plate. semiconducting behavior. Crystal structure of materials. shape memory alloys. friction factor. tensile strength. toughness. packing geometry in metallic. Fully-developed pipe flow. thermal expansion of materials. hot working of metals. properties and applications of ferrous and non-ferrous alloys. ductile and brittle fracture. Ceramics: Structure.5. crystal systems. viscoelasticity. fatigue. properties and applications. Basic ideas of flow measurement using venturimeter. doping of semiconductors and surface hardening of metals. plastic deformation. determination of structures of simple crystals by x-ray diffraction. Darcy-Weisbach relation. impact strength. biomaterials. potential flow past a circular cylinder. polymerization.

thermal strain. force acting on a body in motion. Ideal Rankine cycle. Properties of Pure Substances: Thermodynamic properties of pure substances in solid. heat. ideal and real gases. time and speed. Air standard Diesel cycle. paramagnetism. equilibrium equations. concept of temperature. ferrimagnetism. thermodynamic properties and equilibrium. Second Law of Thermodynamics: Kelvin-Planck and Clausius statements. Ideal Gas Mixtures:Dalton’s and Amagat’s laws. Air standard Otto cycle. path and process. enthalpy. coefficient of volume expansion. thermodynamic temperature scale. thin cylinders. macroscopic approach. principal stresses and strains. Clausius inequality and concept of entropy. Maxwell equations. generalized Hooke’s Law. Vapor-compression refrigeration cycle. different modes of work. simple relative motion of particles. Free vibration of single degree of freedom systems. Carnot theorems. energy methods (Castigliano’s Theorems). force as function of position. Zeroth law of thermodynamics. free-body diagrams. steady and unsteady flow analysis. phase rule. laws of motion. Environmental Degradation: Corrosion and oxidation of materials. air-water vapor mixtures and simple thermodynamic processes involving them. first law applied to systems and control volumes. reversible and irreversible processes. 4.5. axial. specific heats. state diagram.21. Stresses and strains. availability and irreversibility. ferromagnetism. magnetic hysterisis. Thermodynamic Relations: T-ds relations. prevention. law of conservation of energy. Joule-Thomson coefficient.5 Section  E:  Thermodynamics   Basic Concepts: Continuum. Air-standard Brayton cycle. equations of state. compressibility chart. Axial. adiabatic and isothermal compressibilities. Mohr’s circle. principle of increase of entropy. diamagnetism. theories of failure.4 Section  D:  Solid  Mechanics   Equivalent force systems.5. law of conservation of momentum. shear and bending moment diagrams.Magnetic Properties: Origin of magnetism in metallic and ceramic materials. P-V-T behaviour of simple compressible substances. 4. thermodynamic system (closed and open or control volume). torsion in circular shafts. liquid and vapor phases. First Law of Thermodynamics: Energy. Thermodynamic cycles: Carnot vapor power cycle. state of a system.21. thermodynamic property tables and charts. antiferro magnetism. Rankine Reheat cycle. Euler buckling. friction. 76   . deflection (for symmetric bending). shear and bending stresses. analysis of determinate trusses and frames. calculations of properties. Clapeyron equation.

extrusion. rubber curing in parallel plate viscometer. PER. Coenzymes. thermoforming. different flow equations. XRD. analysis of polymers using IR. Engineering Plastics: Nylon. copolymerization. ODR and MDR. choice of polymers for blending. injection molding. Fluoropolymers Thermosetting polymers: PF. different compounding ingredients for rubber and plastics. Acrylic. PP. emulsion. crosslinking and vulcanization. classification of polymers. Polymer rheology: Flow of Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids. PVC. Nutrition: Balanced diet. blend miscibility-miscible and immiscible blends. Polymer Technology: Polymer compounding-need and significance. Natural and synthetic rubbers: Recovery of NR hydrocarbon from latex.4. FRP. PPO. anthocyanins. Pigments: Carotenoids. glass transition. TGA). Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. metallocene polymers and other newer techniques of polymerization. PC. mechanical models. long and short fibre reinforced composites. rubber-plastic and rubber-rubber blends. melting transition. pultrusion. volume resistivity. flexural. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. hardness. abrasion. calendaring. ageing resistance. degree of polymerizations.7 Section  G:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. swelling. viscoelasticity-creep and stress relaxations. kinetics. Alkyds. Polymerization and polymorphism. PU polymers. 4. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins.5. Polymer Characterization: Solubility and swelling. fatigue. Conductivity-thermal and electrical. PSU. solution. Polyesters. azeotropic copolymerization. weight average. microscopic (optical and electronic) techniques. BR. Role of minerals in nutrition. compressive. Enzymes: Specificity. viscosity average and Z-average molecular weights. rotational molding. tannins and myoglobin.oligopolysaccharides including starch. alternating. Polymer blends and composites: Difference between blends and composites. PS. Food flavours: Terpenes. Nitrile. parallel plate. 77   . Polymer processing: Compression molding. cellulose. thermal (DSC.6 Section  F:  Polymer  Science  and  Engineering   Chemistry of high polymers: Monomers. UF. polymerization methods: addition and condensation. surface resistivity. resilience. their kinetics. tear. dissipation factor. IIR. concept of average molecular weight. pectic substances and dietary fibre. endurance. MF. particulate. polymer alloys.5. techniques for copolymerizationbulk. toughness. power factor. plastic-plastic. control of rheological characteristics through compounding. molecular/segmental deformations at different zones and transitions. Kinetics and inhibition. blow molding. polymer eutectics. different copolymers. chlorophylls.21. dependence of shear modulus on temperature. rubber processing in two-roll mill. dielectric constant. block and graft copolymers. Synthesis and properties: Commodity and general purpose thermoplastics: PE. Unsaturated polyester. impact. CSM. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. Antinutrients. Nutrition deficiency diseases. functionality. cone-plate rheometer. esters. random. DMTA. CR. PBT. determination of number average. criteria for rubberiness. vulcanization kinetics. polymer crystallinity. Silicone. environmental stress cracking resistance. TPE. ketones and quinones. ABS. suspension. electric resistance.21. EPDM. Epoxy. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. Measurements of rheological parameters by capillary rotating. internal mixer. Rancidity of fats. their significance. transfer molding. Polymer testing: Mechanical-static and dynamic tensile. SBR. monomer reactivity ratios and its significance. reaction injection molding. phase morphology. thermodynamics.

ghee. production of bread. Unsteady state heat transfer in simple geometry. Production of jam. evaporation of liquid foods. Mass transfer: Molecular diffusion and Fick’s Law. agitation of liquid. dehydration. chilling. post mortem changes. Listeria. Humidification and dehumidification operations. Animal products processing: Drying and canning of fish. boiling and condensation. Permeability of films and laminates. biscuits. settling. radiation. coffee. freezing and crystallization. NTU. Foodborne disease: Toxins produced by Staphylococcus. Heat transfer: Heat transfer by conduction. centrifugation. pectin from fruit waste. and maize. wheat. vegetables and plantation products processing: Extraction.effectiveness relationship of cocurrent and counter current double pipe heat exchanger. alcoholic beverage. hot air drying of solids. Mechanical operations: Energy requirement and rate of operations involved in size reduction of solids. Food spoilage: Contributing factors. Grain products processing: Milling of rice. CA and MA storage. Milk and milk products processing: Pasteurized and sterilized milk. convection. icecream. extruded products and breakfast cereals. Campylobacter. sieving. Shigella. egg powder. filtration. marmalade. high pressure homogenization. addition of preservatives and food additives. Steady state mass transfer. cream. tenderization and freezing of meat. hurdle technology. cleaning in place and food laws. Thermal operations: Energy requirement and rate of operations involved in process time evaluation in batch and continuous sterilization. serial dilution method for quantification.Food Microbiology: Characteristics of microorganisms: Morphology. meat and meat products. Mass transfer operations: Properties of air-water vapor mixture. structure and detection of bacteria. fermentation. Microbial growth in food: Intrinsic and extrinsic factors. Food packaging. Pumps and compressors. Characteristics of non-Newtonian fluids – generalized viscosity coefficient and Reynolds number. Growth and death kinetics. Spoilage bacteria. control of water activity. sauerkraut and soya sauce. solid-solid mixing. clarification concentration and packaging of fruit juice. freezing.. cheese and milk powder. sausage. parboiling of paddy. and single screw extrusion. squash. flow through porous bed. tea. Fruits. Flow of compressible fluid. butter. Escherichia coli. Convective mass transfer. refining and hydrogenation of oil. jelly. spray and freeze-drying. Solvent extraction. vinegar. Spores and vegetative cells. Fermented food: Buttermilk. Microbial spoilage of milk and milk products. candies. yoghurt. chocolate and essential oils from spices. Clostridium and Aspergillus. Food Engineering: Mass and energy balance. Food Products Technology: Processing principles: Canning. Bacillus. Flow measurement. yeast and mold in food. cheese. Momentum transfer: Flow rate and pressure drop relationships for Newtonian fluids flowing through pipe. Bacterial pathogens: Salmonella. and pickles. 78   .

ionization energy. Carbohydrates. bond angle and bond energy. common ion effect. Structure and function of biomolecules: Amino acids. s. general characteristics of 3d elements. thermodynamic aspects and their applications. free energy. Chemical Equilibria: Colligative properties of solutions. fluorescence and Mass spectrometry. P. emf. Structure and bonding: Ionic and covalent bonding. concept of aromaticity. E1 and E2 reactions. Lysozyme. tautomerism. and d Block Elements: Oxides. Hess law. order of reaction. Reaction Kinetics: Rate constant. periodic table and periodic properties. hybridisation. Identification of functional groups by chemical tests Structure-Reactivity Correlations: Acids and bases. Second law. Cell structure and organelles. quantum mechanical model of hydrogen atom. Diels-Alder reaction. catalysis and elementary enzyme reactions. Ionic solids. amino acids and nucleotides. Carboxypeptidase and Chymotrypsin. Hoffmann and Saytzeff rules. reversible and irreversible processes. orientation effect as exemplified by various functional groups. Vitamins and Coenzymes. electronic configuration of atoms. Si. heat of reaction. N. Al. halides and hydrides of alkali and alkaline earth metals. Ribonuclease A. Thermodynamics: First law. Metabolism and bioenergetics. zero. solubility product. Gibbs-Helmholtz equation. free energy change and equilibrium constant. SN2. and work function. color. atomic size. Clausius-Clapeyron equation.4. buffer and their applications in chemical analysis. resonance. enthalpy. Metabolism of Nitrogen containing compounds: nitrogen fixation.2 Section  I:  Biochemistry   Organization of life.5. Third law of thermodynamics. Basis of Organic Reactions Mechanism: Elementary treatment of SN1. aromatic electrophilic substitution. ionic equilibria in solution. Addition reactions. geometry and magnetic properties. hydrolysis of salts. galvanic cells.22 Life  Sciences  (XL)   4. Generation and utilization of ATP. and S. Nernst equation. Kp and Kx) for homogeneous reactions. pH. size exclusion and affinity chromatography. 4. entropy. VSEPR theory and shape of molecules.22. molecularity. Markonikoff rule and Kharash effect. coordination complexes: valence bond and crystal field theory. Electrochemistry: Conductance. ionic radii. Kohlrausch law. Kirchoff’s equation. and V. pentose phosphate pathway. electrophoresis. equilibrium constants (Kc. first and second order kinetics. Biochemical separation techniques and characterization: ion exchange.p. heat of formation. Lipids. electronic and steric effects. Metabolic pathways and their regulation: glycolysis. hydrogen bonding. electronegativity. Protein structure. 79   .O. oxidative phosphorylation. Proteins and Nucleic acids. gluconeogenesis. TCA cycle. B. Photosynthesis: the Calvin cycle. lattice energy (Born-Haber Cycle). approaches for diatomic molecules.5. optical and geometrical isomerism. van der Waals interactions. uncertainty principle. Hemoglobin. conformers.1 Section  H:  Chemistry  (Compulsory)   Atomic structure and periodicity: Planck’s quantum theory.22. Enzyme kinetics including its regulation and inhibition. M. glycogen and fatty acid metabolism.B. wave particle duality. internal energy. folding and function: Myoglobin. UV-visible.5. activation energy. dipole moment. Troutons rule. structure parameters such as bond length. Half Cell potentials. election affinity.Importance of water.

molecular systematics. hybridization. pollution and global warming. mechanism of action and physiological effects of plant growth regulators. rubber.cereals. Plant Breeding and Genetic Modification: Principles. cell division. (proteins. transcription and translation. embryo culture. bacteria and viruses. artificial seed. ecological succession. transport of minerals and solutes.22. embryogenesis. site directed mutagenesis and DNA-microarray. Concept of cellular totipotency. cryopreservation. male sterility. pulses. Biochemical regulation of gene expression. Economic importance of algae. gums. clonal propagation. in vitro fertilization. plants yielding fibers. dyes. Cells of the immune system: T. seed formation. fertilization. mechanism(s) of pathogenesis and resistance. timber. lipids. RIA and ELISA. seed storage proteins. Signal transduction.5. somatic cell hybridization. structure and function of biomolecules. respiration. secondary metabolism in plant cell culture. stem and leaves. meristems. genetic mapping. Morphogenesis & Development: Cell cycle. structure and functions. cytoskeleton. Major histocompatibilty complex. enzyme kinetics. photosynthesis. carbohydrates. life cycle of an angiosperm. drugs and narcotics. chromosomal aberrations (numerical and structural). biosynthesis. T cell receptor. neurotransmitters. sporophytic and gametophytic self incompability. B and macrophages. Plant Anatomy: Plant cell structure. phylogenetic – outline). Plant Pathology: Nature and classification of plant diseases. lichen and bacteria. and their control measures. phytoremediation. heterosis. stomatal physiology. Immunological techniques: Immunodiffusion. direct and vector-mediated. organization. nucleic acid). function and diversity. 4. Economic Botany: A general account of economically and medicinally important plants. Recombinant DNA technology and applications: PCR. Genetics: Principles of Mendelian inheritance. methods – selection. transposons. N2 metabolism. prokaryotic and eukaryotic genome organization. Immune system. Physiology and Biochemistry: Plant water relations. Antibody structure. plantibodies. Complement system. pigments. signal transduction. oils. sugar. plant-microbe beneficial interactions. their ontogeny. speciation and extinction. Flowering: photoperiodism and vernalization. gene transfer methods viz. organelles. molecular mechanism of senencensce and aging. Active and passive immunity. somaclonal variation. extrachromosomal inheritance. plastid transformation. diseases of important crops caused by fungi. 80   .Biological membranes. stress physiology. cell wall and membranes. Ecology and Environment: Ecosystems – types. molecular detection of pathogens. linkage. gene mutation and repair. vegetation types of the world. regulation of gene expression. vascular system. transgenic plants and their application in agriculture.3 Section  J:  Botany   Plant Systematics: Systems of classification (non-phylogenetic vs. plant groups. molecular pharming. recombination. degradation. seed dormancy and germination. Transport across membranes. beverages. T and B cell activation. photorespiration. immunoelectrophoresis. biochemical mechanisms involved in flowering. marker-assisted selection. genetic maps and molecular markers. haploidy. conservation strategies. triploidy. organogenesis and somatic embryogenesis. dynamics. food chains and energy flow. secondary growth in plants and stellar organization. fungi. pollination. hormones and DNA replication. anatomy of root.

transposons. sulphur and nitrogen cycles. RNA phages. An overview of metabolism. Vaccines. Chemolithotrophy. Cell inclusions like endospores and gas vesicles.5. Retroviruses.and electron-microscopy. Humoral and cell mediated immunity. mitochondria and chloroplasts. Glyoxalate pathway. Landmark discoveries relevant to the field of microbiology. Antibiotics: Classification. Continuous culture. Mechanism of microbial pathogenicity. Ames test for mutagenesis. plasmids. bacteria. Evaluation of effectiveness of antimicrobial agents. molds and protozoa. Controversy over spontaneous generation. Archea and their broad classification. RNA viruses. transduction. mode of action and resistance. Microbial Growth: Definition of growth. Flagella and Pili. Control of Micro-organisms: Effect of physical and chemical agents. Effect of environmental factors on growth. UV and chemical mutagens. The citric acid cycle. Microbial Diseases and Host Pathogen Interaction: Normal microbiota. Capsules. Human diseases caused by viruses. Viruses and their classification. Light-. recombination. Soil microorganisms associated with vascular plants. Principles of microbial nutrition. Bacterial genome with special reference to E. Nonspecific defense of host. phase contrast. Immune deficiency. 81   .4. Measurement of growth and growth yields. and pathogenic fungi. Regulation of gene expression: repression and induction. Reservoirs of infection. Chemotherapy/Antibiotics: General characteristics of antimicrobial drugs. Phage λ and its life cycle. Synchronous growth. Carbon. Eukaryotic cell organelles: Endoplasmic reticulum. Operon model. Fermentation. Golgi apparatus. Microbial Metabolism: Energetics: redox reactions and electron carriers. Microbial Genetics: Types of mutation. Nosocomial infection. Biosynthetic pathway for fatty acids synthesis. Microbial Ecology: Microbial interactions. DNA repair. Glycolysis. Calvin cycle.22. Basic concept of microbial genomics. Pentose-phosphate pathway. Methods in Microbiology: Pure culture techniques. Entner-Doudoroff pathway. Antifungal and antiviral drugs. Regulation of major metabolic pathways. Growth curve. Selection of mutants. Antigens and antibodies. mechanisms of solute transport across membranes. Enrichment culture techniques for isolation of microorganisms. Photosynthesis. Role of microorganisms in transformation of organic matter and in the causation of diseases. Bacterial genetic system: transformation. Classification of infectious diseases. Common regulatory mechanisms in synthesis of amino acids. Mathematical expression of exponential growth phase. Aerobic and anaerobic respiration. Theory and practice of sterilization. Microbial Taxonomy and Diversity: Bacteria. Emerging infectious diseases. conjugation. Molecular approaches to microbial taxonomy. Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic Cells: Structure and Function: Prokaryotic Cells: cell walls. Eukaryotic microbes: Yeasts.coli.4 Section  K:  Microbiology   Historical Perspective: Discovery of microbial world. cell membranes.

5. Animal Behaviour: Types of behaviours. cell cycle. Food flavours: Terpenes. Ecology: The ecosystem.22. Kinetics and inhibition.4. anthocyanins. cellulose. Growth and death kinetics. instinct. the nervous system. the skeletal system. Nutrition deficiency diseases. Antinutrients. Animal Anatomy and Physiology: Comparative physiology. courtship. structure and detection of bacteria. Escherichia coli. Role of minerals in nutrition. serial dilution method for quantification. Eukaryotic gene organization and expression (Basic principles of signal transduction). Food Microbiology: Characteristics of microorganisms: Morphology. systematics and classification of animals. 4. Rancidity of fats. Coenzymes. cytoplasmic inheritance. Nutrition: Balanced diet. ketones and quinones. adaptation.22. osmoregulation. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology: Nucleic acids. cheese. theories of evolution. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. hormones and their actions.6 Section  M:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. evolution of the immune system. the respiratory system. the excretory system. Clostridium and Aspergillus. mutations. phylogenetic relationships. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. cellular and humoral immune response. cellular organelles and their structure and function. chlorophylls. natural selection. tannins and myoglobin. Evolution: Origin and history of life on earth. lipids and carbohydrates. Bacterial pathogens: Salmonella. Enzymes: Specificity. Shigella. the endocrine system. speciation. Cell Biology: Structure of cell. pectic substances and dietary fibre. host-parasite relation. circulatory system. digestive system. Microbial growth in food: Intrinsic and extrinsic factors. mating and territoriality. evolution of animal behaviour. yeast and mold in food. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. meat and meat products. linkage and mapping of genes. Microbial spoilage of milk and milk products. Development Biology: Embryonic development. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. Parasitology and Immunology: Nature of parasite. Fermented food: Buttermilk. distribution. PER. the immune response. chromosomes and chromatin structure. enzyme catalysis. organization of genome. regulation of gene expression. sauerkraut and soya sauce. the food chain. population dynamics. Bacillus. conservation biology. Spores and vegetative cells. communication. genetic basis of development. cellular differentiation. Polymerization and polymorphism. transcription and translation. zoogerography.5 Section  L:  Zoology   Animal world:Animal diversity. vinegar. alcoholic beverage. Campylobacter. proteins. Pigments: Carotenoids. molecular basis of heredity. Foodborne disease: Toxins produced by Staphylococcus. habitats. species diversity. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. protozoan and helminthic parasites. Kreb’s cycle. esters.5. Listeria. sausage. learning and memory. metamorphosis. stem cells. the reproductive system. yoghurt. Food spoilage: Contributing factors. Genetics: Principles of inheritance. 82   . replication. glycolysis. pheromones. vitamins.oligopolysaccharides including starch. Spoilage bacteria. organogenesis. social behaviour across the animal taxa. biogeochemical cycles. cell division.

pectin from fruit waste. Grain products processing: Milling of rice. Mechanical operations: Energy requirement and rate of operations involved in size reduction of solids. tea. 83   . freezing and crystallization. cream. centrifugation.Food Products Technology: Processing principles: Canning. refining and hydrogenation of oil. freezing. Thermal operations: Energy requirement and rate of operations involved in process time evaluation in batch and continuous sterilization. candies. extruded products and breakfast cereals. addition of preservatives and food additives. Steady state mass transfer. ghee. Mass transfer operations: Properties of air-water vapor mixture. convection. Flow of compressible fluid. CA and MA storage. cheese and milk powder. Mass transfer: Molecular diffusion and Fick’s Law. Momentum transfer: Flow rate and pressure drop relationships for Newtonian fluids flowing through pipe. Heat transfer: Heat transfer by conduction. production of bread. clarification concentration and packaging of fruit juice. evaporation of liquid foods. jelly. settling. hot air drying of solids. and maize. Food packaging. Animal products processing: Drying and canning of fish. hurdle technology. Milk and milk products processing: Pasteurized and sterilized milk. tenderization and freezing of meat. chilling. wheat. Fruits.effectiveness relationship of cocurrent and counter current double pipe heat exchanger. NTU. chocolate and essential oils from spices. and single screw extrusion. Food Engineering: Mass and energy balance. Convective mass transfer. radiation. vegetables and plantation products processing: Extraction. sieving. Unsteady state heat transfer in simple geometry. filtration. agitation of liquid. high pressure homogenization. Characteristics of non-Newtonian fluids – generalized viscosity coefficient and Reynolds number. dehydration. solid-solid mixing. biscuits. Production of jam. Flow measurement.. post mortem changes. control of water activity. squash. coffee. boiling and condensation. marmalade. Pumps and compressors. spray and freeze-drying. parboiling of paddy. Humidification and dehumidification operations. and pickles. Solvent extraction. flow through porous bed. egg powder. cleaning in place and food laws. Permeability of films and laminates. butter. fermentation. icecream.

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You are asking only the SC/ST/PD candidates to enclose the category certificate. OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates do not have to enclose the category certificate since their application fee is same as that of the general category candidates.1 Application Process 1. However. the data you entered up to that time has been stored online. What about the OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates? Do they have to enclose the category certificate too? NO. Your browser screen will re-directed to the bank you choose. Online Payment: Netbanking through the payment gateway. read the instructions and apply from the link provided in the main page.iitb.ac. Credit cards will not be accepted. choose Online Payment option and proceed for payment by following the instructions.6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 6. you will be allotted a centre in the examination city of your first choice.in/gate2013). If I want the Online Payment (Netbanking) option. 7. 3. you will be re-directed back to GATE application website. you can indicate the category to which you belong to. Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process. My power/internet connection failed during application process. Only in cases where it becomes difficult to accommodate you in the examination city of your first choice. Why should I choose two examination cities? Generally. 5. 1. You need to produce the category certificate only to the admitting institute at the time of admission. 2. in the application. After confirming the payment. one email address can be used for only one application form. I want to pay online by my credit card. how should I complete the application process? After filling all the fields in the ONLINE application form. How do I apply ONLINE? Go to the link How to apply? On website (www. 2. Challan Payment: Payment by cash at any branch of Canara Bank or State Bank of India.gate. 86   . 4. 6. Login with your Internet banking credentials and confirm the payment. 2. Can I use one email address to fill multiple application forms? NO. your second choice will be considered. 8. what do I do? If you have clicked on “Save” during application process. but I don’t see that option! You can only use internet banking (netbanking) facilities for online payment. How do I make the fee payment for GATE 2013 examination? You can make the payment during the ONLINE application process by choosing one of the following options: 1.

Any unaccounted or excess money that was received on behalf of GATE 2013 from this account will automatically be returned back (credited) to the same bank account. first check the status of your payment on the GATE application website. 87   . you MUST initiate a fresh payment process on the GATE application website. At the end of this process. 10. 11. you have to start with the payment step again (choice of Online or Chalan). Page 1: Instructions and Address slip (of where you need to send the hard copy) to be pasted on an A4 sized envelope 2. If the payment was received by GATE. You will be charged only once. My bank account has been debited (money taken out). Any excess/unaccounted debits will be returned to you. If I want the Bank Challan option. One copy for the candidate and another to be sent to GATE office. you can continue the process of printing the application form. How do I get the money back ? This can happen if your bank account was used more than once or you pressed refresh or back/forward button of your internet browser. 3. If the payment was not received by GATE. to complete payment. This page will contain 3 copies of challan. 1. 12. At the end of this process. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy. Page 2-3: Two copies (one for you one to be sent to GATE office) of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal. will be credited (put back) to your bank account within 48 hours. Page 2-3: Two copies (one for you one to be sent to GATE office) of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal. My power/internet connection failed during online payment. 2. Please check your bank account after 48 hours. but GATE Application website says that the payment has not been received. 4. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. What do I do ? When you can get back online. 2. What do I do? This happened because of some failure in internet transactions (including failure of internet connection at your end). Page 4: page for candidates who select “bank challan” way of payment (as against the net banking). 9. My netbanking account has been debited (money taken out) more than once. choose Bank Challan option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. and make the payment again. 1. The money that was debited (taken out) from your account the first time. how should I complete the application process? After filling in all the fields in the ONLINE application form. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? to complete the application process. As soon as possible.3.

you do not have to provide hard copies of documents you have submitted online. How will I get access to it? You can login using Login id (email) and password you had set up and take a printout. 6.iitb. I have attached the documents online. You have to affix your photograph.2 Admit card 1. will I be able to change my application data? NO. After completing the ONLINE application process and generating a PDF file. Photographs must not be attested application form or uploading. Is the Admit card alone sufficient to gain entry to the exam? No. Do I have to send the printout of the application form? YES. After completing all the steps upto PDF application form generation in ONLINE application process. you can only download the application form and cannot modify the data. When and how will I know the status of my application? You can check the status of your application by logging in at the applicant website. 16. Candidates will not be permitted to take the test if original and valid photo identification is not presented.2. 13. Employee identification card. When will I receive my admit card? Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012. This is REQUIRED in addition to the uploading of the image files. 15. do I have to send the hard copy as well? No. Signature. Date of Birth and Residential Address. I have missed to take a print of my ONLINE application at the end of my application process. Voter ID. You may also save a partially filled application and login in again at a later point in time to complete and submit the application. Passport. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. Hence you need to be very careful while entering the data. apart from the application. 17. You must bring a valid photo ID card to the examination center. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. 14. 2. 88   . Should I attest the photograph for application form? NO. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. College ID. Bring the admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification.gate. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license.in/gate2013 to complete the application process. signature and enclose other documents along with this print out and send to the concerned GATE office.ac. At the end of the Application process a PDF file of the application is generated. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? on website www. 18. PAN Card.

89   .6. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue.to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. 6. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. Will there be any arrangement at the test center for the safe keeping of my personal items such as my mobile phone? No such arrangements will be possible at the test center. 7. For how many GATE papers can I apply? A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in the GATE INFORMATION BROCHURE or GATE website. blank papers. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. 2. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. 8. 4. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. However. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. however. payable at Mumbai. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. mobile phone. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. For ONLINE examination. candidates are allowed to leave the hall only after the Optical Response Sheet (ORS) from all the candidates in the examination hall have been collected and accounted for. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. For ONLINE Examination. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. 5. 1. After submission of application. and any such electronic gadgets. 2012 with a fee of 400/. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. am I permitted to change my GATE Examination Paper and Examination City? Requests for change of GATE Examination paper after the submission of Application Form will not be considered.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. The candidate is. 3. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. For OFFLINE exam. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully.

Applicants are assigned a zone at the time of application.iitkgp.in 022-2576 7068 022-2572 3706 gateoffice[at]iitb. From this year candidates must use the GATE online applicant interface to contact Zonal GATE offices.in 01332-284531 01332-285707 gate[at]iitr. Each of the institutes administers a zone and caters to examination cities nearby to the institute. Mumbai 400 076 Chairman. GATE 1 Indian Institute of Science Bengaluru 560 012 Chairman.in 0361-258 2751 0361-258 2755 gate[at]iitg.iisc. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 7 Madras.ernet. Zone Contact Address Phone Number 080-2293 2392 FAX EMail Id Chairman. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 5 Kanpur. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 3 Delhi.ac. Hauz Khas. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 8 Roorkee. New Delhi 110 016 Chairman.ernet. The following methods may be used only if someone is unable to reach the GATE office by the online grievance redressal. Kanpur 208 016 Chairman.in 90   .in 03222-282091 03222-278243 gate[at]adm.ernet. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 4 Guwahati. Powai. Chennai 600 036 Chairman. based on the first city of choice.in 0512-259 7412 0512-259 0932 gate[at]iitk.ernet. Kharagpur 721 302 Chairman.in 011-2659 1749 011-2658 1579 gateoffice[at]admin.7 Zonal  Contacts   GATE is jointly administered and conducted by the Indian Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technology. which seek to will provide quicker and clearer information through it. Roorkee 247 667 080-2360 1227 gate[at]gate. Applicants must note this zone number for contact purposes.ac. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 6 Kharagpur.in 044-2257 8200 044-2257 8204 gate[at]iitm.ernet.ac.iitd. Guwahati 781 039 Chairman. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 2 Bombay.

which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission. Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate.                     91   . The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute.1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST) • District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner.8 Appendix A 8. 8.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates.

/Telecommunication Engg./Computer Science & Engg. Aerospace Engg. Petroleum Engg. Radio Physics Mechatronics Radio Physics & Electronics Medical Instrumentation Statistics Metallurgical Engg/ Industrial Metallurgy Textile Chemistry Mineral Engg. Mathematics/Applied Mathematics Industrial Management Microbiology Information Science/Information Technology Nano Science & Technology Instrumentation/ Electronics/Control Nuclear Physics Instrumentation & Process Control Operations Research Manufacturing Engg. Engg. Life Sciences (Botany) Environmental Engg./Technology. Materials Science Industrial Engg. Applied Mechanics Architecture Automobile Engg. Life Sciences (Zoology) Food Technology/Food Processing Engg./Electronics Engg./Power Engineering Electro-Chemical Engg. Chemical Technology Civil/Civil & Environmental/Structural Engg. Biomedical Engg. Agricultural Engg. Electronics & Comm./ Electrical and Electronics Engg. Pharmaceutical Sciences/Pharmacy Material Science and Engineering Physics Mechanical Engg./Mineral Dressing All other disciplines in Sciences Mining Engg.. Oil Technology Paint Technology Petro-Chemical Engg. 92   . Renewable Energy Rubber Technology Textile Engineering & Fibre Science All other disciplines in Engg.9 Appendix  B:  Qualifying  Disciplines   These are some of the common qualifying disciplines for the eligibility degree Discipline: Engineering/Technology Aeronautical Engg./Technology Planning Plastic Technology Polymer Technology/Science Production & Industrial Engg. Computer Engg./Technology Control and Instrumentation Electrical Engg. Biotechnology Ceramic & Glass Technology Chemical Engg./ Construction Engg. Biochemical Engg. Mining & Machinery Naval Architecture/Marine Engg./Technology Discipline: Sciences Agricultural Science Applied Electronics Applied Physics Biochemistry Bio-Sciences Chemistry Computer Applications Earth Sciences Electronics Engineering Physics Geology/ Geophysics Industrial Chemistry Life Science/Veterinary/Animal Science Life Sciences Energy Engg./Comm.