GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure
 

 

 

Organizing Institute

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

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

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

4th year or Completed

2013

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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed

2013

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

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

2014

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

2015

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

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

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Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

Certificate from Principal Candidates who have to submit a certificate from their Principal, as determined from the above table, have to obtain a signature from their principal on a certificate that will be printed on the application PDF file provided after completion of online application submission. Candidates with backlogs Candidates who have appeared in the final semester/year exam in 2012, but with a backlog (arrears/failed subjects) in any of the papers in their qualifying degree should submit 1. A copy of any one of the marks sheets of the final year, OR
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2. A letter from the principal indicating that the student has a backlog from an earlier semester/year to be cleared. and therefore cannot produce a course completion certificate now. 10   . 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   .3. Candidates must familiarize with the paper code for the paper of their choice.2 GATE Papers GATE 2013 will be conducted in the following subjects (also referred to as “papers”).

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

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

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

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

3. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny.5. View your answers. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. marks and GATE score. 7. Apply for the examination online 2. and supporting documents.ac. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. 4. Admit Card Ready for Download. The application fee is non-refundable. 6.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. Download Admit Card.iitb. signature. Upload photograph. Make application fee payment through netbanking. Check the status of your application form: Received. 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. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). 5. Under Scrutiny. 3.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone.     16   .in With this interface you can 1. etc.

4. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). 10. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data.5. GATE paper. 17   .2. 6. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. and resume filling in by logging in again. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. You must first register yourself. Personal information 2.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents).4) 5.5. 3. You will be required to change the password after the first login. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. 9. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). Upon registration.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6.5 MB See section 3. 5. by providing a valid email address. “Save” partially filled form. 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. 8. 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). DOB.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. 2. 12345.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7.5.5.3) while filling the online form. etc. PIN Code of College) 4. Good quality image of your signature (in .2 and 3. Please see Section 3. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. “Logout”.1). Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. You must click on the link and enter the password.). Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3.3. Before you make the payment. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. where you have to carefully check for any errors. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Once you submit the application with payment. 8. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. asdf. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. Keep the following information ready: 1.

as the fee is exempted.2.5 MB. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.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. 12.11.5. Resolution: 200 dpi 2.2. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3.1.5. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. Govt. 18   .2. to qualify for the reduced fee. Color mode: 256 colors 3. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.1.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. a PD certificate has to be provided. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.5.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. of India. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it.1). if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. as required by MHRD.. 3. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. However. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.1.

and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. From the GATE Online Application Interface.3. Govt. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. of India. 6. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. You have to print it out on an A4 paper.5. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. 4. and you are not sure if you have made the payment.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. You can also check the status in your bank. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. 2. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. Govt. 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. as required by MHRD. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. you will be redirected to a bank you choose.5. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time.3. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. 3.C). as required by MHRD. Once you confirm. In such a case. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. 7.3. 19   . 3.5.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. 3. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. 2.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. 5. of India. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password.

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

you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable).2 Mailing   1. 8 October 2012. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned.5. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 2. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. Do not fill address by hand. 3. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. 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. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. 21   . 4. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. 8th October 2012. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. 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) 3.5.4. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday.

2.3. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly.5. 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. 1.5cm print 9. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit.5 cm x 3. 11. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. Forehead. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. 4. nose. any cloth or any shadow.5. 7. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. both eyes. only clear glasses are permitted. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo.         22   . Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. lip. If you normally wear spectacles. 8. and chin should be clearly visible. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. 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. without any refund of the application fees.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. 3. cheeks.5.5    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. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. 5. 3. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. 6. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head.

3. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .5.5.2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.

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

Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300.5. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.3 Signature  Specifications   1.5. 2. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. 5. 3. 6. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. 4.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3.                 25   . Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio.

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

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

4. MA. MT. PH. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. 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. IN. CE. The question paper will consist of only objective questions.3. 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. 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. XE. and PI). GG. 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. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). MN. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. Section H – Chemistry 2. CY. 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). EC. 28   .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 examination for the papers with codes AE. AR. At the end of the three hour window. ME. CH. BT. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. TF. For all other papers (CS. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. AG.1.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. 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). GA – General Aptitude 3.1. 4. EE. GA – General Aptitude 3.

coli cell of volume 10-12 cm3 contains 60 molecules of lac-repressor. given X=x. in the medium. AG. MA. for Questions 52 and 53 in Main Paper: An E. IN. CE. for Questions 48 and 49 in Main Paper: Let X and Y be jointly distributed random variables such that the conditional distribution of Y. MT. for instance. the candidates will have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question. In all the papers. Example: Statement for Linked Answer Questions. Example Statement for Common Data Questions. BT. PH. (ii) Common data questions (which are also multiple choice questions). The remaining 85 % of the total marks is devoted to the syllabus of the paper (as indicated in the syllabus section). EE.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. where the answer to the first question in the pair is required to answer its successor. For all other papers (CS. MN. of which one correct answer is to be marked. The repressor has a binding affinity (Kd) of 10-8 M and 10-9 M with and without lactose respectively. AR. where two successive questions use the same set of input data. there will be a total of 65 questions carrying 100 marks. First question of the pair: 29   .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). is uniform on the interval (x-1. Each of the multiple choice objective questions in all papers and sections will contain four answers. out of which 10 questions carrying total of 15 marks are in General Aptitude (GA). GG. EC. TF. for instance. Suppose E(X)=1 and Var(X)=5/3. First question using common data: Q.x+1). ME & PI). 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.4.3 Pattern  of  Question  Papers  and  Marking  Scheme   4.1 Pattern  of  Question  Papers   The examination for the papers with codes AE. CY. CH. GATE 2013 would contain questions of four different types in various papers: (i) Multiple choice questions carrying 1 or 2 marks each.3.

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

However. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5.0 (C) 10. GA questions are of multiple choice type. Likewise. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. 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. 4.Example Q. 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.4.0 (B) 8. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. where each question carries 2 marks. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. and carry a total of 15 marks. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. two pairs of questions would be common data questions.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. Or these can be common data questions. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. each question will have four choices 31   . Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. Each question under this group will carry two marks. In the ONLINE papers. for the linked answer question pair. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. In other words.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions.2 Question papers other than GG. Out of these.4. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. 4. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. passage and the like. 4. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair.0 (D) 12. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.48.

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

(A) Q. word groups. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. 2.3. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several …….” With what.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. verbal analogies.4. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. (B) Q. however.2. These are. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. numerical estimation. 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.5. (B) Q. sentence completion. As the mercury rises. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. besides mercury.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1.1. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. Verbal Ability: English grammar. instructions. the gas pressures are increased. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans.4. attempts to send the missile into space. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. placed in the thermometer under pressure. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. For measuring temperature below –40oF. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas .

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

adiabatic and isothermal compressibilities. theories of failure. ideal and real gases. diamagnetism.5.4 Section  D:  Solid  Mechanics   Equivalent force systems. Euler buckling. Rankine Reheat cycle. thermodynamic system (closed and open or control volume). torsion in circular shafts. First Law of Thermodynamics: Energy.21. 4. phase rule. simple relative motion of particles. Zeroth law of thermodynamics. prevention. thermodynamic property tables and charts. Thermodynamic cycles: Carnot vapor power cycle. path and process. reversible and irreversible processes. laws of motion. free-body diagrams. 4. Joule-Thomson coefficient. Air standard Otto cycle. Thermodynamic Relations: T-ds relations. axial. time and speed. Mohr’s circle. paramagnetism. coefficient of volume expansion. law of conservation of momentum. Ideal Rankine cycle. principle of increase of entropy. Air-standard Brayton cycle. Carnot theorems. law of conservation of energy.21. antiferro magnetism. generalized Hooke’s Law. thin cylinders. concept of temperature. heat. Air standard Diesel cycle. force acting on a body in motion. thermodynamic temperature scale. Clapeyron equation. specific heats.5 Section  E:  Thermodynamics   Basic Concepts: Continuum. different modes of work. steady and unsteady flow analysis. Ideal Gas Mixtures:Dalton’s and Amagat’s laws. enthalpy. Stresses and strains. P-V-T behaviour of simple compressible substances. Free vibration of single degree of freedom systems. thermodynamic properties and equilibrium. compressibility chart. equations of state. principal stresses and strains. macroscopic approach. 76   . Properties of Pure Substances: Thermodynamic properties of pure substances in solid. Axial.Magnetic Properties: Origin of magnetism in metallic and ceramic materials. Clausius inequality and concept of entropy. Maxwell equations. calculations of properties. state of a system. Vapor-compression refrigeration cycle. equilibrium equations. liquid and vapor phases. first law applied to systems and control volumes.5. shear and bending stresses. thermal strain. force as function of position. Environmental Degradation: Corrosion and oxidation of materials. energy methods (Castigliano’s Theorems). availability and irreversibility. shear and bending moment diagrams. analysis of determinate trusses and frames. magnetic hysterisis. state diagram. Second Law of Thermodynamics: Kelvin-Planck and Clausius statements. ferrimagnetism. ferromagnetism. air-water vapor mixtures and simple thermodynamic processes involving them. deflection (for symmetric bending). friction.

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

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

Second law. optical and geometrical isomerism. coordination complexes: valence bond and crystal field theory. internal energy.B. reversible and irreversible processes. Enzyme kinetics including its regulation and inhibition.Importance of water. Gibbs-Helmholtz equation. ionic radii. Biochemical separation techniques and characterization: ion exchange. order of reaction. Chemical Equilibria: Colligative properties of solutions. oxidative phosphorylation.22 Life  Sciences  (XL)   4. free energy change and equilibrium constant. Structure and function of biomolecules: Amino acids. Si. catalysis and elementary enzyme reactions. Metabolism and bioenergetics. periodic table and periodic properties. activation energy. Kirchoff’s equation. electrophoresis. SN2. Proteins and Nucleic acids. lattice energy (Born-Haber Cycle). molecularity. bond angle and bond energy. zero. Hemoglobin. Ionic solids. election affinity. electronic configuration of atoms. Basis of Organic Reactions Mechanism: Elementary treatment of SN1.O.22. and S. Lysozyme. dipole moment. ionic equilibria in solution. amino acids and nucleotides. Al. emf. resonance. E1 and E2 reactions. Diels-Alder reaction. galvanic cells. glycogen and fatty acid metabolism. ionization energy. Protein structure. Clausius-Clapeyron equation. Metabolic pathways and their regulation: glycolysis.5. 79   . heat of reaction. entropy. hydrolysis of salts. hybridisation. P. conformers. VSEPR theory and shape of molecules. electronic and steric effects. size exclusion and affinity chromatography. Reaction Kinetics: Rate constant. tautomerism. approaches for diatomic molecules. Ribonuclease A. Carbohydrates. s. heat of formation. pentose phosphate pathway. solubility product. and V. general characteristics of 3d elements. Nernst equation. orientation effect as exemplified by various functional groups. first and second order kinetics. equilibrium constants (Kc. aromatic electrophilic substitution. 4. free energy. enthalpy. UV-visible. halides and hydrides of alkali and alkaline earth metals. pH. gluconeogenesis. and work function. Generation and utilization of ATP. Vitamins and Coenzymes. hydrogen bonding. atomic size. B. structure parameters such as bond length. Thermodynamics: First law. Lipids.1 Section  H:  Chemistry  (Compulsory)   Atomic structure and periodicity: Planck’s quantum theory. Cell structure and organelles. thermodynamic aspects and their applications. Carboxypeptidase and Chymotrypsin. Identification of functional groups by chemical tests Structure-Reactivity Correlations: Acids and bases. common ion effect. Metabolism of Nitrogen containing compounds: nitrogen fixation. concept of aromaticity. Structure and bonding: Ionic and covalent bonding. Third law of thermodynamics. folding and function: Myoglobin. Kp and Kx) for homogeneous reactions. M.22. TCA cycle.5.4. and d Block Elements: Oxides. Electrochemistry: Conductance. Addition reactions. uncertainty principle.5. Kohlrausch law. fluorescence and Mass spectrometry.2 Section  I:  Biochemistry   Organization of life. buffer and their applications in chemical analysis. Hess law. geometry and magnetic properties. quantum mechanical model of hydrogen atom. van der Waals interactions. Half Cell potentials.p. Markonikoff rule and Kharash effect. wave particle duality. Hoffmann and Saytzeff rules. color. electronegativity. Photosynthesis: the Calvin cycle. Troutons rule. N.

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

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

replication.22. sausage. Bacillus. Animal Behaviour: Types of behaviours. Enzymes: Specificity. molecular basis of heredity. cheese.4. adaptation.5.5. Growth and death kinetics. Rancidity of fats. Animal Anatomy and Physiology: Comparative physiology. phylogenetic relationships. Microbial spoilage of milk and milk products. Genetics: Principles of inheritance. Food spoilage: Contributing factors. the food chain. sauerkraut and soya sauce. serial dilution method for quantification. Role of minerals in nutrition. zoogerography. host-parasite relation. chromosomes and chromatin structure. social behaviour across the animal taxa. distribution. the nervous system.22. esters. organogenesis. 82   . 4. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. pheromones. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. digestive system. evolution of animal behaviour. Food flavours: Terpenes. Listeria. Bacterial pathogens: Salmonella. cell division. Kinetics and inhibition. Food Microbiology: Characteristics of microorganisms: Morphology. Shigella. instinct. courtship. natural selection. glycolysis. vitamins. communication. the excretory system. biogeochemical cycles. cellular and humoral immune response. the skeletal system. lipids and carbohydrates. Parasitology and Immunology: Nature of parasite. vinegar. Evolution: Origin and history of life on earth. Nutrition: Balanced diet. the immune response. Escherichia coli. cell cycle. hormones and their actions. Campylobacter. anthocyanins. Cell Biology: Structure of cell. protozoan and helminthic parasites. circulatory system. alcoholic beverage. systematics and classification of animals. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology: Nucleic acids. theories of evolution. cellular differentiation. proteins. tannins and myoglobin. Pigments: Carotenoids. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. Coenzymes. metamorphosis. Development Biology: Embryonic development. evolution of the immune system. Fermented food: Buttermilk. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. stem cells. structure and detection of bacteria. ketones and quinones. cellulose. mutations. regulation of gene expression. linkage and mapping of genes. Antinutrients. Foodborne disease: Toxins produced by Staphylococcus. cellular organelles and their structure and function. cytoplasmic inheritance. conservation biology. Clostridium and Aspergillus. species diversity.oligopolysaccharides including starch. pectic substances and dietary fibre. Spores and vegetative cells.6 Section  M:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. the endocrine system. genetic basis of development. meat and meat products. PER. Polymerization and polymorphism. osmoregulation. Spoilage bacteria. yeast and mold in food. learning and memory. yoghurt. Microbial growth in food: Intrinsic and extrinsic factors. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food.5 Section  L:  Zoology   Animal world:Animal diversity. enzyme catalysis. Kreb’s cycle. organization of genome. chlorophylls. Nutrition deficiency diseases. habitats. the respiratory system. speciation. mating and territoriality. Eukaryotic gene organization and expression (Basic principles of signal transduction). transcription and translation. the reproductive system. population dynamics. Ecology: The ecosystem.

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

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Challan Payment: Payment by cash at any branch of Canara Bank or State Bank of India. I want to pay online by my credit card. What about the OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates? Do they have to enclose the category certificate too? NO. Why should I choose two examination cities? Generally. your second choice will be considered. My power/internet connection failed during application process. Can I use one email address to fill multiple application forms? NO. 5. Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process. 2. 8.iitb.6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 6. how should I complete the application process? After filling all the fields in the ONLINE application form. what do I do? If you have clicked on “Save” during application process. you will be allotted a centre in the examination city of your first choice. Online Payment: Netbanking through the payment gateway. Only in cases where it becomes difficult to accommodate you in the examination city of your first choice. However. Login with your Internet banking credentials and confirm the payment. 3. After confirming the payment. You need to produce the category certificate only to the admitting institute at the time of admission. but I don’t see that option! You can only use internet banking (netbanking) facilities for online payment. in the application. you can indicate the category to which you belong to.in/gate2013).ac. 2.1 Application Process 1. If I want the Online Payment (Netbanking) option. 4. How do I apply ONLINE? Go to the link How to apply? On website (www. Your browser screen will re-directed to the bank you choose. 7. 6. 86   .gate. Credit cards will not be accepted. the data you entered up to that time has been stored online. 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 will be re-directed back to GATE application website. read the instructions and apply from the link provided in the main page. 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. choose Online Payment option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. 2. one email address can be used for only one application form. 1. You are asking only the SC/ST/PD candidates to enclose the category certificate.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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