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  

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

1. To avail the financial assistance (scholarship). Some colleges/institutes specify GATE qualification as the mandatory requirement even for admission without MHRD scholarship/assistantship. 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.Tech. reservation of seats or award of scholarship/assistantship Nevertheless. The score is used for admissions to post-graduate engineering programmes (eg. M. minimum 70% weightage is to be given to the performance in GATE. The criteria for postgraduate admission with scholarship/assistantship are different for different admitting institutions. The admitting institution could however prescribe minimum passing percentage of marks in the interview.) in Indian higher education institutes with financial assistance provided by MHRD and other Government agencies.. reservation of seats under different categories is as per the policies and norms prevailing at the admitting institution and Government of India rules.D. The score may also be used by Public sector units for employment screening purposes. GATE offices will not entertain any enquiry about admission. The performance of the candidate in GATE will be considered for admission. direct Ph. If the candidate is to be selected through interview for postgraduate programmes. As per the directives of the MHRD. 4   . 1. the following procedure is to be adopted for admission to the postgraduate programmes (Master and Doctoral) with MHRD scholarship/assistantship. and Doctoral programs in relevant branches of Science in an Institution supported by the MHRD or other Government assistantships. Department of Higher Education. Government of India. The remaining weightage (30% maximum) may be given to the candidate’s academic record or performance in interview. Similarly.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. M. Qualification in GATE is also a minimum requirement to apply for various fellowships awarded by many Government organizations.E. Ministry of Human Resource Development (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. by a procedure that could be different for each institute. Candidates are advised to seek details of admission procedures and availability of MHRD scholarship/assistantship from the concerned admitting institution. 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 candidate must first secure admission to a programme in these Institutes.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.

Exam Centers etc.) & Post-Exam (Answers. Application submission. Scoring. Model Question Papers etc. which comprises of representatives from the administering institutes. 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.). GATE is conducted through the constitution of eight zones. Results. 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. Score Card etc. Examination (Syllabus.) sections.   5   . and is designated as the Organizing Institute for GATE 2013. Pattern. is the sole authority for regulating the examination and declaring the results. Organization of the Brochure The information in this brochure is mainly categorized into Pre-Exam (Eligibility.

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

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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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2. A letter from the principal indicating that the student has a backlog from an earlier semester/year to be cleared. This certificate will also be present in the last portion of the PDF application form provided to you after you submit application online. 10   . and therefore cannot produce a course completion certificate now.

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. Candidates must familiarize with the paper code for the paper of their choice.3.2 GATE Papers GATE 2013 will be conducted in the following subjects (also referred to as “papers”).

12   . MT. BT. ME and PI EC. GG. CE. CH.3. PH. 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.3  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR. 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. MN. 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. AG. CY. XE and XL 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs CS. MA.

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

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

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

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

5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS.2. GATE paper. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. Eligibility Degree Details (College address.5. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). 3. You must click on the link and enter the password.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents).2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. “Save” partially filled form.2 and 3. PIN Code of College) 4. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3.5. Before you make the payment. and resume filling in by logging in again. Please see Section 3. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. 5. 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. 9. “Logout”. Once you submit the application with payment. Good quality image of your signature (in . Upon registration. 17   . 10.5. where you have to carefully check for any errors.3. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. You must first register yourself. asdf. 4. etc. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. 8. Keep the following information ready: 1. 12345. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there.5 MB See section 3.5. Personal information 2. 8. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3.4) 5.1).3) while filling the online form.). an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. by providing a valid email address. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. You will be required to change the password after the first login. 2. DOB. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. 6.

However. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. Color mode: 256 colors 3.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.5. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. Govt. as the fee is exempted. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.2. of India. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.5. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.2. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.11. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.5 MB.2. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.1). This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3.2 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. a PD certificate has to be provided. 12.1. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A.1..5. as required by MHRD. 18   .1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. 3. to qualify for the reduced fee.1.

3. You have to print it out on an A4 paper.3. 3. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). 4. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee.5. From the GATE Online Application Interface. 3. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. In such a case.C). 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. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. of India. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. 7. 5. as required by MHRD.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. 3. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. Once you confirm. 6. 19   . you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE.5. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. 2.3.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1.5. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. 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. as required by MHRD. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. Govt. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. Govt. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. You can also check the status in your bank. 2. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. of India.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1.

where the application form needs to be mailed. 4. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. 5. sign. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise.5. Out of the printed pages. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . 2. Do not pin.4. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. or attest the photograph 3. 4. 3. the following procedures need to be completed 3. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. You must sign in the box provided 4.5. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. If you had paid the application fee by challan. Before mailing. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. 3. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. 2. 2. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). 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. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. 4. and sign the application in the box provided. You do not need to have an account in that branch. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent.3. Cut this address slip.1 Before  Mailing   1. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. 3. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system.

5. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. 21   . 4. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. 3. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents.5.4. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. Do not fill address by hand. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application.2 Mailing   1. 2. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. 8 October 2012. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. 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. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. 2012 or earlier) 6. 8th October 2012.

Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4.5    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. any cloth or any shadow. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. 11. Forehead. 4. 3. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. 3. and chin should be clearly visible. only clear glasses are permitted. both eyes. If you normally wear spectacles. 5. 1.5 cm x 3. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. cheeks. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.5.         22   . The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. lip. 6. 7. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs.5. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio.5cm print 9. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. 2. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012.5. without any refund of the application fees. nose.3. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. 8. 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. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background.

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

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

2. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted.3 Signature  Specifications   1. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300.5. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150.5. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. 3. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. 5.                 25   . 4. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. 6.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3.

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

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. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. No. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. apart from the core subject of the paper. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. 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.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). 27   . The candidate is. however. 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. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree.1. 4. See further explanation below.

3. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time.4. For all other papers (CS. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. EC. MN. AR. 4. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. 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. GA – General Aptitude 3. 28   . GA – General Aptitude 3. MA. EE. and PI). the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. MT. BT. 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. XE.1. AG. At the end of the three hour window. GG. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. The examination for the papers with codes AE. Section H – Chemistry 2. CY. CE. 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). 4. ME. 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. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled).2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. 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. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. 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). TF. CH. PH.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. The question paper will consist of only objective questions.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. IN.1.

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

(C) not repressed.52 The molar concentration of the repressor in the cell is (A) 0.53 Therefore the lac-operon is (A) repressed and can only be induced with lactose. 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. (D) expressed only when glucose and lactose are present. Example Q. formulae or laws of the discipline of the paper. (B) repressed and cannot be induced with lactose. (iv) Numerical answer questions.1 nM (B) 1 nM (C) 10 nM (D) 100 nM Second question of the pair: Q. Example Q. 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. Design of Questions The questions in a paper may be designed to test the following abilities: (i) Recall: These are based on facts. to be entered by the candidate. principles. 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. 30   . the candidate is expected to apply his/her knowledge either through computation or by logical reasoning.Q. by requiring him/her to draw simple conclusions from fundamental ideas. where the answer is a number.

Out of these. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted.2 Question papers other than GG.0 (C) 10. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. 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). Likewise. However. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question).0 (B) 8. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. passage and the like. For multiple choice type questions. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. each question will have four choices 31   . In the ONLINE papers. In other words. and carry a total of 15 marks.4. 4. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement.0 (D) 12. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. Each question under this group will carry two marks. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. 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). 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. Or these can be common data questions.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. GA questions are of multiple choice type. for the linked answer question pair. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. 4.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions.4. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions.48.Example Q. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. where each question carries 2 marks.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. 4.

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

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

How many people preferred to use public transport? (A) 75 (B) 100 (C) 125 (D) 133 Ans. Ans. 5/8 of the people surveyed told that they preferred to use their own vehicles. (A) 34   . 3/16 of the people surveyed told that they preferred to use public transport while commuting daily to office.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. (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. (D) Numerical Ability Q. (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.5. The remaining 75respondents said that they had no clear preference. (B) Importing tractors into Germany will eliminate twenty percent of the manufacturing jobs in Germany.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. ore dressing and mineral economics. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions.1 Earth and Planetary system. stratigraphic principles. forms.5. physical oceanography. volcanism and orogeny. twinning. Weathering. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. plate tectonics. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. basin analysis. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. distribution of major. brittle and ductile deformation. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. schistosity and lineation. ores and metamorphism. slope and drainage. classification of minerals. Geomorphic processes and agents. Introduction to remote sensing.12. introductory well logging. primary and secondary structures. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. Cosmic abundance.Physical basis and applications of gravity. continental drift. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. hydrothermal. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. magmatic differentiation. continents and continental processes. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). faults. Metamorphism. action of river.12. strain and material response. cleavage. glacier and ocean. role of fluids in metamorphism. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction. mining methods. superposed folding. methods of projection. ore reserve estimation. grade and basic types. physical properties of the interior of the earth. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. 4. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. metamorphic facies. tectonites and their significance. optical mineralogy. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. marine geology and ocean resources. elements of seismology. mineralogy and petrology.4. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. metamorphism of pelitic. meteorites.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4.5. vertebrates. forms and textures. basement cover relationship. Basic structural geology. sedimentary facies. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. crystal chemistry. geometry and genesis of folds.Geological time scale and geochronology. electrical. unconformities. isostasy. Igneous rocks – classification. controlling factors. size. Ground water geology. shape. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. mineral and ground water. development and evolution of landforms. shear zone. 55   . association of igneous. Morphology. elements of geochemical thermodynamics.5. soil formation. microfossils and palaeoflora. magnetic. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. internal structure and composition of the earth. quantitative and applied geomorphology. geostatistics. isotope geochemistry. joints. Coal and petroleum geology. minor and trace elements. geochemical cycles. earthquakes. sampling. geochemical evolution of the earth. wind. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. electromagnetic. sedimentary processes and environments. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. Stress.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

relativistic kinematics. nuclear binding energy. basic digital logic circuits. amplifier and oscillator circuits. particle in a box. mass-energy equivalence. electric dipole transitions and selection rules. central forces. lasers. Raman effect. baryons. semiconductor devices. refraction. Alpha decay. LS and jj coupling. radiation from a moving charge. Schrodinger equation.and many-electron atoms. rigid body dynamics. Classical Mechanics: Conservation laws. mechanics of system of particles. free electron theory. Beta-decay. Electromagnetic Theory: Solution of electrostatic and magnetostatic problems includingboundary value problems. 68   . nuclear models. partition function. moment of inertia tensor. critical point. bonding in solids. interference. photons. matrices. first and second order phase transitions. linear vectors and operators in Hilbert space. Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics: Laws of thermodynamics. Electric and magnetic moments. Poynting theorem.nuclear reactions. noninertial frames and pseudo forces. optical. Poynting vector.5. equation of motion. band theory of solids. special theory of relativity – Lorentz transformations. mesons and leptons. Maxwell’s equations. conservation laws. Nuclear and Particle Physics: Nuclear radii and charge distributions. elementary ideas about tensors. elementary scattering theory. two and three dimensional potential problems. Faraday’s law. collisions and scattering in laboratory and centre of mass frames. Zeeman and Stark effects. operational amplifier. Field Effect Transistors. diffraction methods for structure determination. Fourier analysis. elementary particles. Franck-Condon principle. Bose-Einstein condensation. metals. angular momentum and spin.4.18 Physics  (PH)   Mathematical Physics: Linear vector space. semiconductors and insulators. periodic motion. Quantum Mechanics: Physical basis of quantum mechanics. A/D and D/A conversion. electronic transition in diatomic molecules. degenerate Fermi gas. elastic properties of solids. Lagrange’s and Hamilton’s formalisms. variational principle. nuclear force and two nucleon problem.Rutherford scattering. calculation of thermodynamic quantities. Bipolar Junction Transistors.dielectrics andconductors. vector calculus. elements of complex analysis. classical and quantum statistics. black body radiation and Planck’s distribution law. time independent perturbation theory. one. Kepler problem and planetary motion. harmonic oscillator. active filters and oscillators. liquid drop model – semi-empirical mass formula. defects in crystals. normal modes. hyperfine structure. Solid State Physics: Elements of crystallography. elements of superconductivity. X-ray spectra. nuclear shell model. rectifier circuits. quark model. negative feedback circuits. Biot-Savart’s and Ampere’s laws. small oscillations. probability ensembles. registers. cyclic coordinates.particle accelerators and detectors. Electromagnetic waves and their reflection. diffraction and polarization. dielectric and magnetic properties of solids. lattice vibrations and thermal properties of solids. Electronics: Network analysis. hydrogen atom. linear differential equations. macrostates and microstates. counters. Laplace transforms. Fermi gas model of nucleus. Coulomb and Lorentz gauges. fission and fusion. addition of angular momenta. sequential circuits. transport properties. phase space. uncertainty principle. scalar and vector potentials. NMR and ESR. electromagnetic transitions in nuclei. flip-flops. Poisson bracket. regulated power supplies. free energy. rotational and vibrational spectra of diatomic molecules. Atomic and Molecular Physics: Spectra of one. energy and momentum of electromagnetic waves.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

5 Section  E:  Thermodynamics   Basic Concepts: Continuum. Vapor-compression refrigeration cycle. state of a system. deflection (for symmetric bending). free-body diagrams. path and process. Ideal Rankine cycle. Air-standard Brayton cycle. Environmental Degradation: Corrosion and oxidation of materials. First Law of Thermodynamics: Energy. concept of temperature. Clapeyron equation. shear and bending moment diagrams.5. different modes of work. equilibrium equations. Clausius inequality and concept of entropy. Joule-Thomson coefficient. time and speed. compressibility chart. reversible and irreversible processes. thermodynamic property tables and charts. enthalpy. Air standard Diesel cycle. law of conservation of energy. phase rule. paramagnetism.4 Section  D:  Solid  Mechanics   Equivalent force systems. Thermodynamic Relations: T-ds relations. adiabatic and isothermal compressibilities. shear and bending stresses. Second Law of Thermodynamics: Kelvin-Planck and Clausius statements. Ideal Gas Mixtures:Dalton’s and Amagat’s laws. Air standard Otto cycle. force acting on a body in motion.21.21. Properties of Pure Substances: Thermodynamic properties of pure substances in solid. thermodynamic temperature scale. Zeroth law of thermodynamics. first law applied to systems and control volumes. laws of motion. Axial. prevention. force as function of position. ferromagnetism. Stresses and strains. Thermodynamic cycles: Carnot vapor power cycle. thermal strain. law of conservation of momentum. specific heats. thermodynamic properties and equilibrium. ferrimagnetism.5. availability and irreversibility. friction. energy methods (Castigliano’s Theorems). thermodynamic system (closed and open or control volume). ideal and real gases. air-water vapor mixtures and simple thermodynamic processes involving them. macroscopic approach. equations of state.Magnetic Properties: Origin of magnetism in metallic and ceramic materials. Carnot theorems. torsion in circular shafts. heat. Maxwell equations. antiferro magnetism. coefficient of volume expansion. principal stresses and strains. Rankine Reheat cycle. theories of failure. calculations of properties. thin cylinders. diamagnetism. magnetic hysterisis. Free vibration of single degree of freedom systems. 4. steady and unsteady flow analysis. state diagram. analysis of determinate trusses and frames. Euler buckling. Mohr’s circle. 4. simple relative motion of particles. liquid and vapor phases. axial. principle of increase of entropy. generalized Hooke’s Law. 76   . P-V-T behaviour of simple compressible substances.

4.5. polymer alloys. their kinetics. TPE. DMTA. vulcanization kinetics. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. Enzymes: Specificity. MF. calendaring.21. Polymer testing: Mechanical-static and dynamic tensile. molecular/segmental deformations at different zones and transitions. ABS. IIR. concept of average molecular weight. PS. viscoelasticity-creep and stress relaxations. transfer molding. abrasion. block and graft copolymers. polymer eutectics. monomer reactivity ratios and its significance. different compounding ingredients for rubber and plastics. Polymer blends and composites: Difference between blends and composites. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. Nutrition: Balanced diet. FRP. PSU. phase morphology. endurance. ODR and MDR. classification of polymers. cellulose. tannins and myoglobin. PC. hardness. EPDM. crosslinking and vulcanization. CSM. dependence of shear modulus on temperature. rotational molding. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. PP. injection molding. suspension. Kinetics and inhibition. glass transition. PVC. azeotropic copolymerization. PBT. PU polymers. thermoforming. XRD. PER. CR.7 Section  G:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. degree of polymerizations. Polymer processing: Compression molding. electric resistance. microscopic (optical and electronic) techniques. dissipation factor. internal mixer. anthocyanins. metallocene polymers and other newer techniques of polymerization. determination of number average.6 Section  F:  Polymer  Science  and  Engineering   Chemistry of high polymers: Monomers. tear. toughness. polymerization methods: addition and condensation. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning.21. kinetics. thermal (DSC. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. melting transition. analysis of polymers using IR. blow molding. SBR. control of rheological characteristics through compounding. Polyesters. particulate. Epoxy.oligopolysaccharides including starch. esters.4.5. rubber curing in parallel plate viscometer. Polymer rheology: Flow of Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids. swelling. fatigue. TGA). Acrylic. Rancidity of fats. functionality. pultrusion. Unsaturated polyester. UF. rubber processing in two-roll mill. cone-plate rheometer. their significance. resilience. Alkyds. copolymerization. BR. blend miscibility-miscible and immiscible blends. compressive. flexural. power factor. Pigments: Carotenoids. pectic substances and dietary fibre. surface resistivity. extrusion. volume resistivity. random. mechanical models. Food flavours: Terpenes. impact. thermodynamics. Fluoropolymers Thermosetting polymers: PF. techniques for copolymerizationbulk. Synthesis and properties: Commodity and general purpose thermoplastics: PE. different flow equations. Nitrile. Polymer Technology: Polymer compounding-need and significance. Coenzymes. Nutrition deficiency diseases. emulsion. viscosity average and Z-average molecular weights. environmental stress cracking resistance. reaction injection molding. dielectric constant. Engineering Plastics: Nylon. chlorophylls. choice of polymers for blending. polymer crystallinity. Polymerization and polymorphism. plastic-plastic. alternating. parallel plate. different copolymers. weight average. ketones and quinones. Polymer Characterization: Solubility and swelling. Conductivity-thermal and electrical. Silicone. PPO. Antinutrients. criteria for rubberiness. Role of minerals in nutrition. solution. long and short fibre reinforced composites. ageing resistance. Natural and synthetic rubbers: Recovery of NR hydrocarbon from latex. 77   . rubber-plastic and rubber-rubber blends. Measurements of rheological parameters by capillary rotating.

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

electronic configuration of atoms. 4. general characteristics of 3d elements. Hoffmann and Saytzeff rules. Al. conformers. election affinity. Second law. Thermodynamics: First law. solubility product. approaches for diatomic molecules. Nernst equation.O. coordination complexes: valence bond and crystal field theory. enthalpy.Importance of water. VSEPR theory and shape of molecules. oxidative phosphorylation. 79   .22. Biochemical separation techniques and characterization: ion exchange. aromatic electrophilic substitution. color. and work function. Proteins and Nucleic acids. Lipids.p. heat of reaction. tautomerism. orientation effect as exemplified by various functional groups. wave particle duality.B.1 Section  H:  Chemistry  (Compulsory)   Atomic structure and periodicity: Planck’s quantum theory. Kirchoff’s equation. Addition reactions. free energy. N. Structure and function of biomolecules: Amino acids. UV-visible. and S.5.22. B. ionic radii. fluorescence and Mass spectrometry.4. Troutons rule. P. hybridisation. optical and geometrical isomerism. Generation and utilization of ATP. and V. folding and function: Myoglobin. Enzyme kinetics including its regulation and inhibition. Diels-Alder reaction. lattice energy (Born-Haber Cycle). Metabolic pathways and their regulation: glycolysis. Reaction Kinetics: Rate constant. Cell structure and organelles. Lysozyme. uncertainty principle. entropy. atomic size. Chemical Equilibria: Colligative properties of solutions.2 Section  I:  Biochemistry   Organization of life. s. Half Cell potentials. pH.5. heat of formation. gluconeogenesis. structure parameters such as bond length. resonance. thermodynamic aspects and their applications. Protein structure. Carbohydrates. electronic and steric effects. pentose phosphate pathway. bond angle and bond energy. SN2. free energy change and equilibrium constant. molecularity. common ion effect. Ribonuclease A. and d Block Elements: Oxides. glycogen and fatty acid metabolism. hydrogen bonding. Hemoglobin. Metabolism and bioenergetics. zero. quantum mechanical model of hydrogen atom. equilibrium constants (Kc. activation energy. ionization energy. Si. first and second order kinetics. Identification of functional groups by chemical tests Structure-Reactivity Correlations: Acids and bases. Basis of Organic Reactions Mechanism: Elementary treatment of SN1. electrophoresis. periodic table and periodic properties. geometry and magnetic properties. M. size exclusion and affinity chromatography. emf. dipole moment. galvanic cells.5. Markonikoff rule and Kharash effect. Photosynthesis: the Calvin cycle. order of reaction. Electrochemistry: Conductance. concept of aromaticity.22 Life  Sciences  (XL)   4. Third law of thermodynamics. TCA cycle. Ionic solids. Clausius-Clapeyron equation. buffer and their applications in chemical analysis. Metabolism of Nitrogen containing compounds: nitrogen fixation. catalysis and elementary enzyme reactions. hydrolysis of salts. Gibbs-Helmholtz equation. ionic equilibria in solution. Kohlrausch law. E1 and E2 reactions. Hess law. Structure and bonding: Ionic and covalent bonding. Vitamins and Coenzymes. electronegativity. amino acids and nucleotides. Carboxypeptidase and Chymotrypsin. reversible and irreversible processes. halides and hydrides of alkali and alkaline earth metals. internal energy. van der Waals interactions. Kp and Kx) for homogeneous reactions.

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

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

tannins and myoglobin. Eukaryotic gene organization and expression (Basic principles of signal transduction). speciation. pectic substances and dietary fibre. cellular differentiation. vitamins. enzyme catalysis. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. yoghurt. stem cells. organization of genome. learning and memory. Development Biology: Embryonic development.22.5 Section  L:  Zoology   Animal world:Animal diversity. sauerkraut and soya sauce. the respiratory system. cellular organelles and their structure and function. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology: Nucleic acids. social behaviour across the animal taxa. Ecology: The ecosystem. genetic basis of development. biogeochemical cycles.oligopolysaccharides including starch.5. systematics and classification of animals. ketones and quinones. Escherichia coli. the excretory system. replication. transcription and translation. zoogerography. 4. Animal Anatomy and Physiology: Comparative physiology. the skeletal system. mutations. Bacillus. Nutrition deficiency diseases. cell cycle. conservation biology. Food spoilage: Contributing factors. Antinutrients. Nutrition: Balanced diet. circulatory system. esters. communication. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. Foodborne disease: Toxins produced by Staphylococcus. the reproductive system. Role of minerals in nutrition. Coenzymes. 82   . Listeria. cellulose. vinegar. Fermented food: Buttermilk. metamorphosis. proteins. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. cytoplasmic inheritance. Evolution: Origin and history of life on earth. population dynamics. the food chain. Animal Behaviour: Types of behaviours. Shigella. Food flavours: Terpenes. Kreb’s cycle. glycolysis. natural selection. chlorophylls. osmoregulation. Microbial growth in food: Intrinsic and extrinsic factors. protozoan and helminthic parasites. serial dilution method for quantification. Spores and vegetative cells. anthocyanins. yeast and mold in food.5. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. pheromones. Rancidity of fats. species diversity. the endocrine system. instinct. theories of evolution. Food Microbiology: Characteristics of microorganisms: Morphology. cheese. meat and meat products. hormones and their actions. regulation of gene expression. PER. Genetics: Principles of inheritance. lipids and carbohydrates. structure and detection of bacteria. chromosomes and chromatin structure. phylogenetic relationships. evolution of animal behaviour.4. digestive system. alcoholic beverage. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. distribution.22. habitats. cell division. adaptation.6 Section  M:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. the immune response. mating and territoriality. Clostridium and Aspergillus. Microbial spoilage of milk and milk products. molecular basis of heredity. courtship. Campylobacter. linkage and mapping of genes. Spoilage bacteria. Polymerization and polymorphism. Parasitology and Immunology: Nature of parasite. Kinetics and inhibition. evolution of the immune system. organogenesis. Growth and death kinetics. sausage. cellular and humoral immune response. Cell Biology: Structure of cell. Bacterial pathogens: Salmonella. Pigments: Carotenoids. Enzymes: Specificity. the nervous system. host-parasite relation.

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

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

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

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

clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. 7. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. 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 hall only after the Optical Response Sheet (ORS) from all the candidates in the examination hall have been collected and accounted for. mobile phone. however. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. After submission of application. 3. 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. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. For ONLINE Examination.6. 2. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. 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. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. 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. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. and any such electronic gadgets. 89   . For ONLINE examination. However. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. 4. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. For OFFLINE exam. 6.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. 2012 with a fee of 400/.to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. blank papers. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. The candidate is. 8. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. 5. 1. payable at Mumbai. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue.

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

8 Appendix A 8.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category.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. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute. which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission.                     91   . 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. 8.

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

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