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  

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

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

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

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

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

3. 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   . Candidates must familiarize with the paper code for the paper of their choice. as this knowledge will be required at the time of application form submission and appearing for the examination.2 GATE Papers GATE 2013 will be conducted in the following subjects (also referred to as “papers”).

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

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

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

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

This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. 6. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. Admit Card Ready for Download. View your answers. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. marks and GATE score. The application fee is non-refundable. Apply for the examination online 2. 4.3. etc. and supporting documents.iitb. Under Scrutiny. Download Admit Card. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal).ac. 5. signature. Upload photograph. 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) 3.5. 3. 7. Check the status of your application form: Received. Make application fee payment through netbanking.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE.in With this interface you can 1. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny.     16   .

no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently.). You will be required to change the password after the first login. You must click on the link and enter the password. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. Next you will see an application form to be filled in.3. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates).5. asdf. Keep the following information ready: 1. 10. 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 7.5 MB See section 3. Upon registration. 17   . Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. and resume filling in by logging in again.3) while filling the online form. 2. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website.4) 5.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). “Save” partially filled form. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. 3. etc. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. where you have to carefully check for any errors. 6. You must first register yourself. Please see Section 3. 5.5.5. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7.2 and 3. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. PIN Code of College) 4. GATE paper. 8. “Logout”. Good quality image of your signature (in . 9.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. DOB. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. Personal information 2. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. 8. Once you submit the application with payment. 4. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application.1). Before you make the payment.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1.2. 12345. by providing a valid email address. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3.5. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS.

It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. as required by MHRD.2. a PD certificate has to be provided. Color mode: 256 colors 3. to qualify for the reduced fee. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. as the fee is exempted. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. However. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. 3.1. 12.1). Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. 18   . You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it.5 MB. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A.5. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.5.11. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.2.. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.1.2. Govt. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.1.5. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. of India.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. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.

5.5.3. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. 2. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. 7. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. 3. 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. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. 5. 3. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you.3. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. of India. of India. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). 3. 19   . You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. From the GATE Online Application Interface. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013.3. as required by MHRD.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. You can also check the status in your bank. 6. Once you confirm. 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.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. 4. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. as required by MHRD. Govt.5. 2. In such a case. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. Govt. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature.C).

3.1 Before  Mailing   1. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system.5. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. 4. where the application form needs to be mailed. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. and sign the application in the box provided. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. 4. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment.5. 5. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. 3. 2. 2. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. the following procedures need to be completed 3. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. Out of the printed pages. If you had paid the application fee by challan. 3. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. 4.4. Cut this address slip. You do not need to have an account in that branch. 3. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. Do not pin. 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. Before mailing. sign. You must sign in the box provided 4. or attest the photograph 3. 2.

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. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. 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. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application.4. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 2012 or earlier) 6. 8th October 2012. 2. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). Do not fill address by hand. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. 3. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. 21   . 8 October 2012. 4.2 Mailing   1.5.5. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate.

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

Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .3.5.2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.5.

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

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

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

27   .1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below.1. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl.4 Examination Related Information 4. however. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. apart from the core subject of the paper. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. 4. No. 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences XL PAPER SECTIONS Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI TF XE* XL* CODE H I J K L M * XE (Engineering Sciences) and XL (Life Sciences) papers are of general nature and will comprise of the sections listed in the above table. 1 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. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. See further explanation below. No. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). The candidate is.

EE. GG. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. IN. 28   . 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). CY.1. 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.4. For all other papers (CS.3. EC. CE. AR. XE. 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. BT. GA – General Aptitude 3. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. 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. AG.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. 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. At the end of the three hour window. TF. The examination for the papers with codes AE. 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). CH. and PI). PH. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. MN. Section H – Chemistry 2.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). 4. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. ME.1. 4. 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 pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. GA – General Aptitude 3. MT. MA.

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

Example Q.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. to be entered by the candidate. (iv) Numerical answer questions. where the answer is a number. 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.Q. 30   . the candidate is expected to apply his/her knowledge either through computation or by logical reasoning. Example Q. formulae or laws of the discipline of the paper. 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.52 The molar concentration of the repressor in the cell is (A) 0. principles. by requiring him/her to draw simple conclusions from fundamental ideas. (D) expressed only when glucose and lactose are present. (B) repressed and cannot be induced with lactose. (C) not repressed.1 nM (B) 1 nM (C) 10 nM (D) 100 nM Second question of the pair: Q.

4. Out of these. For multiple choice type questions.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. Or these can be common data questions. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. 4. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. 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). However. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16.0 (C) 10. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. and carry a total of 15 marks. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. for the linked answer question pair.0 (B) 8. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. Each question under this group will carry two marks. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted.Example Q. In the ONLINE papers.4. 4. each question will have four choices 31   .0 (D) 12. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. Likewise. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. GA questions are of multiple choice type. where each question carries 2 marks.4. In other words. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.48.2 Question papers other than GG. 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). passage and the like. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair.

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

1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. placed in the thermometer under pressure. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several …….2.” With what. sentence completion.5.4. besides mercury.1. (B) Q. For measuring temperature below –40oF.3. Verbal Ability: English grammar. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. verbal analogies. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . (B) Q. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. 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. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. These are. instructions. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. however. the gas pressures are increased. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. (A) Q. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. As the mercury rises.4. word groups. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. 2. attempts to send the missile into space.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. numerical estimation.

How many people preferred to use public transport? (A) 75 (B) 100 (C) 125 (D) 133 Ans. 5/8 of the people surveyed told that they preferred to use their own vehicles.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. 3/16 of the people surveyed told that they preferred to use public transport while commuting daily to office. Ans. (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.5. (D) Numerical Ability Q. 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. (A) 34   . (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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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