GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure



Organizing Institute

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay  

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)  ...........................................................  91   8.1   Application Process  ............................................................................................  90   8   Appendix A  ...................................................................................................................3   GATE Score Card  ...............  84   5..............................2   GATE 2013 Results   ........................  84   5........................................................1   GATE Score  ........................................3   GATE 2013 Exam  .....................................................  92   3   ..5........................................................................................................................................................................  89   7   Zonal  Contacts  ......................................22   Life  Sciences  (XL)  .......  88   6..............................................................................................  79   5   Post-Exam Related Information  ...........................................................................................4.....................................................................................  86   6.........................................................................................................  91   9   Appendix  B:  Qualifying  Disciplines  .......................2   PD  Category:  ..................................2   Admit card  ................................................  91   8.............................................................................................  86   6....................................1   Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST)  ...........................  84   5.......................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

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

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

candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs. For details. Pre-final year students: Pre-final year students are NOT eligible to write GATE 2013. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. 6. MA. Numerical answer type questions in ONLINE papers: In the ONLINE papers. Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. TF.1 eligibility for GATE examination. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. MN. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. 2 3 4 5 6   . 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. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. GG. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE. 2. Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1. 3. refer to Section 4.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013. AR. BT. on or before 8 October 2012. candidates should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. XE. Each online paper will have 15 or more marks worth of questions requiring numerical answers where possible. A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score. 5. as required by MHRD. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. of India. MT. Govt. For numerical answer type questions. Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. PH. and XL. AG. CY. 2. each question will have a number as the answer. 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. For multiple choice type questions. CE. CH. 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). 4. each question will have four choices for the answer. if any.


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.    

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.


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


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

4th year or Completed


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


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)


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)


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)


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

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

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”). Candidates must familiarize with the paper code for the paper of their choice.3.

CE. GG.3. EE and IN 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs OFFLINE ONLINE Examination: A computer based test (CBT) where the candidate will use a computer mouse to choose a correct answer or enter a numerical answer via a virtual keypad. XE and XL 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs CS. and TF Examination Time 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs Examination Date Examination Type (Day) 20 January 2013 (Sunday) 10 February 2013 (Sunday) ONLINE AE.3  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR. 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. MA. AG. PH. ME and PI EC. MN. BT. 12   . MT. CH. CY.

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

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

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

7. etc. Category General/OBC-NC (Male Candidates) SC / ST / PD* (Male Candidates) Female Candidates * PD: Person with a Physical Disability Application Fee 1200/600/0 (Exempted) 3.5. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. 6. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. Make application fee payment through netbanking. Upload The application fee is non-refundable. Apply for the examination online 2.     16   . 4. and supporting documents.3. Download Admit Card. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. signature.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE With this interface you can 1. 5.iitb. marks and GATE score. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. 3. Admit Card Ready for Download. Check the status of your application form: Received.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). Under Scrutiny. View your answers.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone.

8.3. 2. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website.1). You must first register yourself. 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. Upon registration.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6.). where you have to carefully check for any errors. 3. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). PIN Code of College) 4. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS).jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). etc. You will be required to change the password after the first login. Please see Section 3. 12345.2 and 3. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. You must click on the link and enter the password. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. 4. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. “Save” partially filled form.5. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. GATE paper. “Logout”. 8. 5. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. Personal information 2.3) while filling the online form. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. 10.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1.5. 17   . Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. 6. Next you will see an application form to be filled in.2.5 MB See section 3.4) 5. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. DOB. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. Keep the following information ready: 1.5. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. 9.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). and resume filling in by logging in again. Before you make the payment.5. asdf. Once you submit the application with payment. Good quality image of your signature (in . by providing a valid email address.

Govt. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.5. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.1. as required by MHRD.2. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence..5. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. as the fee is exempted. However. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.5. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.1).1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.2. 12.11. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.2.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. a PD certificate has to be provided. 3.2 SC/ST/PD  Certificate   Only male applicants who claim to be in any of the category SC/ST/PD have to produce valid documentary evidence (details given in Section 8.1.5 MB. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. Resolution: 200 dpi 2.1. to qualify for the reduced fee. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. of India. 18   . Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. Color mode: 256 colors 3.

of India. 5. of India. Once you confirm. 3. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. as required by MHRD. From the GATE Online Application Interface.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees.3. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. You can also check the status in your bank. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. Govt. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. 6. Govt.5. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. 7. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. 3. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). 3. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. 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. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee.5.3. You have to print it out on an A4 paper.C).3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. 2.5. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. 19   . 4.3. 2. In such a case. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. 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. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. as required by MHRD.

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. 2.5. 3. 4.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. Before mailing. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. 3. or attest the photograph 3.3. You do not need to have an account in that branch. where the application form needs to be mailed. 4. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. You must sign in the box provided 4. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . and sign the application in the box provided. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. Do not pin. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. 5. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. Cut this address slip.1 Before  Mailing   1. 2. 2. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan.5. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. 4. Out of the printed pages. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. the following procedures need to be completed 3.4. sign. 3. If you had paid the application fee by challan. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent.

4. 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. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents.5. 21   . Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. 2012 or earlier) 6. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). 3. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. 2. Do not fill address by hand. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 8 October 2012. 8th October 2012. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. 4.2 Mailing   1. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices.

3.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. 3. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. Forehead. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. 4. 3. 11.5. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. 8. without any refund of the application fees. lip.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. 2.5 cm x 3.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. 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.5. nose. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. cheeks.5cm print 9. 5. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4.         22   . 7. If you normally wear spectacles. and chin should be clearly visible. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. both eyes. 1. 6. any cloth or any shadow.5. only clear glasses are permitted.

5.5.3. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .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   .

6. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. 5. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. 2. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable.                 25   . The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. 3.5. and get the image cropped by the studio itself.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. 4.3 Signature  Specifications   1.5. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.

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

keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. however. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. No. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics XE PAPER SECTIONS Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS CY EC EE GG CODE A B C D E F G Sl. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree.4 Examination Related Information 4.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). apart from the core subject of the paper. 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. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. 27   . 4. The candidate is. No. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately.1.

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

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

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

4. In the ONLINE papers. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions.2 Question papers other than GG. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16.0 (D) 12.4. Or these can be common data questions. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. Each question under this group will carry two marks. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers.48. 4.0 (C) 10. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. each question will have four choices 31   . where each question carries 2 marks. 4. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. However. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. 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). Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. Out of these. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. GA questions are of multiple choice type. passage and the like. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. Likewise. and carry a total of 15 marks. In other words. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. XE and XL These papers would contain 25 questions carrying one mark each (sub-total 25 marks) and 30 questions carrying two marks each (sub-total 60 marks). For multiple choice type questions. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. 4. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement.Example Q.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one.0 (B) 8. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. for the linked answer question pair. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question).

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

33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . critical reasoning and verbal deduction. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. instructions.3. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. (B) Q. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: Medicine is to illness as law is to _________ (A) discipline (B) anarchy (C) treason (D) etiquette Ans. These are. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany.5. Verbal Ability: English grammar. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several …….5 GATE  Syllabi   4.4. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation.1. word groups. As the mercury rises. placed in the thermometer under pressure. verbal analogies.4. attempts to send the missile into space. however. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. 2. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. (B) Q. sentence completion. the gas pressures are increased. numerical estimation.” With what. (A) Q. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. numerical reasoning and data interpretation.2. besides mercury. For measuring temperature below –40oF.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.


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).


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4. magnetic. electromagnetic. Introduction to remote sensing. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. introductory well logging. stratigraphic principles. forms. superposed folding. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. plate tectonics. marine geology and ocean resources. metamorphic facies. strain and material response. ore dressing and mineral economics. mining methods. development and evolution of landforms. shape. schistosity and lineation. role of fluids in metamorphism.4. primary and secondary structures. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. soil formation. Metamorphism. 4. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. Stress. controlling factors. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. Geomorphic processes and agents. microfossils and palaeoflora. distribution of major. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. Igneous rocks – classification. geochemical cycles. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. Weathering. brittle and ductile deformation. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. physical oceanography. vertebrates. ore reserve estimation. glacier and ocean. internal structure and composition of the earth. continental drift. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. continents and continental processes. Coal and petroleum geology. twinning. volcanism and orogeny.12.12. magmatic differentiation. optical mineralogy. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. hydrothermal.5. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. basement cover relationship. elements of geochemical thermodynamics.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry.5. faults. classification of minerals. basin analysis. 55   . sampling. isostasy. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. elements of seismology. action of river. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. electrical. unconformities. forms and textures.1 Earth and Planetary system. joints. sedimentary processes and environments.5. meteorites. mineral and ground water. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. slope and drainage. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. size. geostatistics. isotope geochemistry. cleavage.Physical basis and applications of gravity. mineralogy and petrology. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. shear zone. minor and trace elements. sedimentary facies.Geological time scale and geochronology. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction. methods of projection. crystal chemistry. earthquakes. association of igneous. metamorphism of pelitic. grade and basic types. geochemical evolution of the earth. physical properties of the interior of the earth. Morphology. Ground water geology. wind. geometry and genesis of folds. ores and metamorphism. quantitative and applied geomorphology. Basic structural geology.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. tectonites and their significance. Cosmic abundance.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

vascular system. Complement system. structure and functions. stomatal physiology. marker-assisted selection. genetic maps and molecular markers. molecular detection of pathogens. lipids. rubber. nucleic acid). dynamics. Genetics: Principles of Mendelian inheritance. pollution and global warming. molecular systematics. food chains and energy flow.5.22. gene mutation and repair. T and B cell activation. plant-microbe beneficial interactions. sporophytic and gametophytic self incompability. Concept of cellular totipotency. degradation. T cell receptor. pollination. drugs and narcotics. structure and function of biomolecules. pulses. recombination. Cells of the immune system: T. hybridization. cell division. Economic Botany: A general account of economically and medicinally important plants. 80   . triploidy. respiration. stress physiology. transport of minerals and solutes. Flowering: photoperiodism and vernalization. extrachromosomal inheritance. Antibody structure. Active and passive immunity. embryogenesis. organogenesis and somatic embryogenesis. Plant Breeding and Genetic Modification: Principles. artificial seed. signal transduction. hormones and DNA replication. somaclonal variation. timber. molecular mechanism of senencensce and aging. anatomy of root. vegetation types of the world. carbohydrates. linkage. transposons. secondary metabolism in plant cell culture. cryopreservation. cytoskeleton. lichen and bacteria. plastid transformation. molecular pharming. cell wall and membranes. clonal propagation. Biochemical regulation of gene expression. their ontogeny. fertilization. photosynthesis. transgenic plants and their application in agriculture. methods – selection. enzyme kinetics. somatic cell hybridization. chromosomal aberrations (numerical and structural).Biological membranes. phylogenetic – outline). conservation strategies. meristems. beverages. Morphogenesis & Development: Cell cycle. Plant Anatomy: Plant cell structure. Immunological techniques: Immunodiffusion. organelles. heterosis. photorespiration. Immune system. transcription and translation. organization. immunoelectrophoresis.3 Section  J:  Botany   Plant Systematics: Systems of classification (non-phylogenetic vs. Plant Pathology: Nature and classification of plant diseases. phytoremediation. B and macrophages. ecological succession. seed formation. sugar. secondary growth in plants and stellar organization. 4. speciation and extinction. bacteria and viruses. biochemical mechanisms involved in flowering. seed dormancy and germination. RIA and ELISA. regulation of gene expression. Economic importance of algae. genetic mapping. fungi. Physiology and Biochemistry: Plant water relations. stem and leaves. in vitro fertilization. dyes. plantibodies. oils. life cycle of an angiosperm. Recombinant DNA technology and applications: PCR. pigments. Signal transduction. prokaryotic and eukaryotic genome organization. mechanism of action and physiological effects of plant growth regulators. and their control measures. Major histocompatibilty complex. mechanism(s) of pathogenesis and resistance. site directed mutagenesis and DNA-microarray. Ecology and Environment: Ecosystems – types. plant groups. function and diversity. embryo culture. (proteins. plants yielding fibers.cereals. gums. N2 metabolism. Transport across membranes. diseases of important crops caused by fungi. gene transfer methods viz. haploidy. seed storage proteins. male sterility. biosynthesis. direct and vector-mediated. neurotransmitters.

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

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

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

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

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

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

to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. 3. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. 2. 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. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. 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. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. Will there be any arrangement at the test center for the safe keeping of my personal items such as my mobile phone? No such arrangements will be possible at the test center. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. 6. The candidate is. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. am I permitted to change my GATE Examination Paper and Examination City? Requests for change of GATE Examination paper after the submission of Application Form will not be considered. For OFFLINE exam. For ONLINE Examination. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. payable at Mumbai. 5. however. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. blank papers. 1. 7. However.6. 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. 89   . The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. mobile phone. 4. 2012 with a fee of 400/. and any such electronic gadgets. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. After submission of application. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. For ONLINE examination. 8. 022-2576 7068 022-2572 3706 gateoffice[at]iitb. Each of the institutes administers a zone and caters to examination cities nearby to the institute. Kanpur 208 016 0512-259 7412 0512-259 0932 gate[at]iitk. Kharagpur 721 302 044-2257 8200 044-2257 8204 gate[at]iitm.iisc. Powai. GATE 1 Indian Institute of Science Bengaluru 560 012 Chairman.ernet. The following methods may be used only if someone is unable to reach the GATE office by the online grievance redressal. based on the first city of choice.iitkgp. Hauz 011-2659 1749 011-2658 1579 gateoffice[at]admin. Applicants are assigned a zone at the time of application. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 2 Bombay. Chennai 600 036 Chairman.ernet. Roorkee 247 667 080-2360 1227 gate[at]gate. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 5 Kanpur. From this year candidates must use the GATE online applicant interface to contact Zonal GATE offices. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 4 Guwahati. Mumbai 400 076 New Delhi 110 016 Chairman.ernet. Zone Contact Address Phone Number 080-2293 2392 FAX EMail Id 03222-282091 03222-278243 gate[at]adm. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 6 01332-284531 01332-285707 gate[at]iitr.ernet. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 7 0361-258 2751 0361-258 2755 gate[at] 90   . Guwahati 781 039 Chairman.7 Zonal  Contacts   GATE is jointly administered and conducted by the Indian Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technology. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 3 Delhi. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 8 Roorkee. which seek to will provide quicker and clearer information through it. Applicants must note this zone number for contact purposes.

8. 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 GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute.                     91   . which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission.8 Appendix A 8.1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST) • District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate.

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

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