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  

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

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

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

For multiple choice type questions. CE. on or before 8 October 2012. CY. MT. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. 6. candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs. Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013. refer to Section 4. as required by MHRD. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. TF. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE. AR. 4. 2 3 4 5 6   . AG. 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. Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. Numerical answer type questions in ONLINE papers: In the ONLINE papers. Each online paper will have 15 or more marks worth of questions requiring numerical answers where possible. BT. if any. CH. 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. PH. MA. each question will have four choices for the answer. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. each question will have a number as the answer. XE.1 eligibility for GATE examination.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1. MN. 5. A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score. and XL. 2. For numerical answer type questions. 3. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. 2. Govt. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. GG. 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 should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. For details. of India. 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. 10   . and therefore cannot produce a course completion certificate now.2. A letter from the principal indicating that the student has a backlog from an earlier semester/year to be cleared.

3. 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. 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   .2 GATE Papers GATE 2013 will be conducted in the following subjects (also referred to as “papers”).

PH. CH. 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. GG. CE.3  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR. 12   . CY. 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. MA. ME and PI EC.3. AG. BT. MT. 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.

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

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

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

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

2. Personal information 2. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. asdf. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. Eligibility Degree Details (College address.4) 5. 10.5. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. Please see Section 3. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6.5. You will be required to change the password after the first login. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates).5. You must first register yourself. by providing a valid email address. PIN Code of College) 4. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name.). 17   . 12345.5. Optional: You may upload pdf files of supporting documents conforming to the eligibility (except principal’s certificate) and category requirements given below in section Supporting Documents 7. “Save” partially filled form.3. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3.2 and 3. etc. You must click on the link and enter the password. 5. 9. 8. 4.3) while filling the online form. Once you submit the application with payment. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). 6.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). Keep the following information ready: 1. 2. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. Before you make the payment. Upon registration. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. “Logout”.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. Good quality image of your signature (in . where you have to carefully check for any errors.1). 3. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. Next you will see an application form to be filled in.5 MB See section 3. and resume filling in by logging in again. DOB. 8. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). GATE paper.

For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. a PD certificate has to be provided. 3. as required by MHRD.1. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. 18   . Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.2. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A.11.. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3.1).2. to qualify for the reduced fee. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. as the fee is exempted. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. Govt. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. Color mode: 256 colors 3. of India.5 MB.5. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.5.1.1.5.2 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. However. 12. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.2.

3.3. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. 2.5. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. Once you confirm. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. 3. 4. Govt. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. In such a case. 6. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. as required by MHRD. Govt. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. 5. 2. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account.5. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment.C).3. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. You can also check the status in your bank. 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. From the GATE Online Application Interface. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. of India.3. as required by MHRD. 19   . If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). of India.5. 3. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. 7. 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.

Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. 4.3. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. and sign the application in the box provided. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface.5. If you had paid the application fee by challan. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. where the application form needs to be mailed. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. 3. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. 2. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. 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. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface.4. Do not pin. sign. 2. 5. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code).1 Before  Mailing   1. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. Before mailing. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. 4. Cut this address slip. 3. You must sign in the box provided 4. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with.5. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. 4. 2. the following procedures need to be completed 3. or attest the photograph 3. Out of the printed pages.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. You do not need to have an account in that branch. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. 3. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   .

8th October 2012. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. 2. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 2012 or earlier) 6. 21   . Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. 8 October 2012. 3. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. 4. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday.4.5. 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) 3.5. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. Do not fill address by hand. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above.2 Mailing   1.

11. and chin should be clearly visible.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10.5. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.5cm print 9. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. 3. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. 1. nose. without any refund of the application fees.3. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot.5 cm x 3. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. 7. 8. cheeks. only clear glasses are permitted. If you normally wear spectacles. 2.5    Photograph  and  Signature  Requirements   The GATE 2013 Online Applicant Interface requires that copies of your photograph and signature be uploaded as an electronic file at the time of submitting your application. any cloth or any shadow. Forehead. 5.5.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. lip. 4. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. both eyes. 6. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4.5.         22   . You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. 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.

Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .5.5.3.2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.

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

Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio.5. 3.5. 4. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. 5. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. 6. 2.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.                 25   . and get the image cropped by the studio itself. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper.3 Signature  Specifications   1. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable.

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

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. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). The candidate is. 27   . however. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below.1. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. 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. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. 4. No. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. No.4 Examination Related Information 4. See further explanation below. 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.

CY. PH.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1.4. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled).3. EE. 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.1. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. ME. AR. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. CE. At the end of the three hour window. 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. 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. 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). MA. IN. and PI). the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. AG. CH.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. EC. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. Section H – Chemistry 2. MT. MN. 4. For all other papers (CS. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. 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. 28   . GA – General Aptitude 3. GG. TF. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. BT. The examination for the papers with codes AE. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. 4. 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). Only two optional sections can be answered at a time.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. GA – General Aptitude 3.1. XE.

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

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

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

Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory. Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions).4. and 1 pair is linked answer questions. 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). 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). Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. 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). Out of the 2-mark questions.4.3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section. 4. 4. Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B. Out of the 2 mark questions. Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given. For numerical answer type questions. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. 32   . This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks).5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper. 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is 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). and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. 4.4. 1 pair is common data questions. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks). Out of these. Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions.for the answer. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Part A is common for all candidates.

2. numerical estimation. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. word groups. Verbal Ability: English grammar. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added.4. placed in the thermometer under pressure. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. As the mercury rises. sentence completion. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. however. For measuring temperature below –40oF. (A) Q.3. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . (B) Q. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide.4. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. the gas pressures are increased. numerical reasoning and data interpretation.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1.5. besides mercury. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF.2. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. These are.” With what. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. attempts to send the missile into space. instructions. 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. (B) Q. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q.1. verbal analogies.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

ores and metamorphism. geostatistics. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. joints.5. marine geology and ocean resources. basement cover relationship. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. ore reserve estimation. physical oceanography. Igneous rocks – classification.12. magmatic differentiation. forms and textures. action of river. geochemical evolution of the earth. basin analysis. glacier and ocean. classification of minerals. controlling factors. twinning. schistosity and lineation. sampling. crystal chemistry. continents and continental processes. size. Ground water geology. cleavage. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. isostasy. Metamorphism. grade and basic types. earthquakes. quantitative and applied geomorphology. 4. primary and secondary structures. volcanism and orogeny.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. strain and material response. minor and trace elements. physical properties of the interior of the earth. microfossils and palaeoflora.Geological time scale and geochronology. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. association of igneous. stratigraphic principles.Physical basis and applications of gravity. unconformities. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. shear zone. introductory well logging. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4.12. meteorites. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. role of fluids in metamorphism. wind. plate tectonics. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. Introduction to remote sensing. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. isotope geochemistry. soil formation. vertebrates. tectonites and their significance. geometry and genesis of folds. mineral and ground water. Morphology. ore dressing and mineral economics. 55   .1 Earth and Planetary system. metamorphism of pelitic. electrical.4. Coal and petroleum geology.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. Stress. distribution of major. internal structure and composition of the earth. sedimentary facies. development and evolution of landforms. mineralogy and petrology. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. continental drift. hydrothermal. forms. faults. optical mineralogy. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). methods of projection. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. Geomorphic processes and agents. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. sedimentary processes and environments. magnetic. superposed folding. slope and drainage. metamorphic facies. Weathering. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. Basic structural geology. brittle and ductile deformation. Cosmic abundance. shape. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. geochemical cycles. electromagnetic. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction.5. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas. elements of seismology. mining methods.5.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

8.                     91   .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. Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate.8 Appendix A 8. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute. which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category.

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

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