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  

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

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

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

MT. 2 3 4 5 6   . Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. AG.1 eligibility for GATE examination. CH. A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score. if any.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1. For numerical answer type questions. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. 2.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013. CE. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE. candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs. For details. and XL. PH. as required by MHRD. 3. 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). Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. Each online paper will have 15 or more marks worth of questions requiring numerical answers where possible. candidates should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. 2. For multiple choice type questions. Numerical answer type questions in ONLINE papers: In the ONLINE papers. refer to Section 4. GG. each question will have a number as the answer. MA. BT. AR. Pre-final year students: Pre-final year students are NOT eligible to write GATE 2013. CY. 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. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. 4. MN. 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. on or before 8 October 2012. TF. 5. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. XE. 6. Govt. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. each question will have four choices for the answer.

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

as this knowledge will be required at the time of application form submission and appearing for the examination.3.2 GATE Papers GATE 2013 will be conducted in the following subjects (also referred to as “papers”). Candidates must familiarize with the paper code for the paper of their choice. 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   .

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

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

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

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

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

Once you submit the application with payment. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS).).4) 5.5. etc. GATE paper. 6. and resume filling in by logging in again. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. asdf. Keep the following information ready: 1.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). 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. You will be required to change the password after the first login. 12345.2 and 3. where you have to carefully check for any errors. by providing a valid email address. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. “Save” partially filled form. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. You must first register yourself. Before you make the payment. 3. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6.3. 4.1). Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). Please see Section 3.5.5.5.3) while filling the online form. 9. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. “Logout”. Good quality image of your signature (in . Personal information 2. 8.5 MB See section 3. 17   .2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. 8. You must click on the link and enter the password. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). PIN Code of College) 4. 2. 10. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. 5. DOB. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate.2. Upon registration.

Resolution: 200 dpi 2.5.1. a PD certificate has to be provided. However. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”.2.2 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. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process.2. as required by MHRD. of India. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. 3. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.1). if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.1. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A.5 MB. Color mode: 256 colors 3. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. as the fee is exempted.11. 12.2.5. to qualify for the reduced fee.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. 18   ..5. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.1. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. Govt.

and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. of India.C). you will be redirected to a bank you choose. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. 3. as required by MHRD. In such a case. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface.3. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE.5. 19   . 7.5. Once you confirm. 3. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees. 2. 3. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. From the GATE Online Application Interface.5. Govt. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. You can also check the status in your bank. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. 6.3. 4.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. as required by MHRD. of India. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. 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. 2.3. 5. Govt.

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

you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. 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. 8 October 2012. 2.4. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. 21   . 4.5.2 Mailing   1. Do not fill address by hand. 8th October 2012.5. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. 3. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. 2012 or earlier) 6. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online.

5cm print 9.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. 7. 3. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. Forehead. 11. 4. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. 3. 1. nose. 2.5 cm x 3. cheeks. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. both eyes. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0.5    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. without any refund of the application fees.5. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 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. If you normally wear spectacles. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head.         22   . any cloth or any shadow. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. and chin should be clearly visible. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4.3. 6.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. 8. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. lip. only clear glasses are permitted.5. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo.5. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. 5.

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

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

Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 5. 2.5. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper.                 25   .Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. 6. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. 3.5. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. 4.3 Signature  Specifications   1.

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

Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. The candidate is.4 Examination Related Information 4.1. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. No. however. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. apart from the core subject of the paper. 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences XL PAPER SECTIONS Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI TF XE* XL* CODE H I J K L M * XE (Engineering Sciences) and XL (Life Sciences) papers are of general nature and will comprise of the sections listed in the above table.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). 27   . 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. See further explanation below. No. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. 4.

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

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

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

2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. each question will have four choices 31   . Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). two pairs of questions would be common data questions. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. and carry a total of 15 marks. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. Out of these. for the linked answer question pair. 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).2 Question papers other than GG. Or these can be common data questions. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.0 (B) 8. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. passage and the like. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. 4. In the ONLINE papers.Example Q.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. For multiple choice type questions. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.0 (D) 12.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers.4.0 (C) 10. However.48.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. In other words. Likewise. 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). 4. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. GA questions are of multiple choice type. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. where each question carries 2 marks. 4. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. Each question under this group will carry two marks.4. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one.

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

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

(B) Importing tractors into Germany will eliminate twenty percent of the manufacturing jobs in Germany. (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. Ans. (A) 34   . (D) Numerical Ability Q. (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. In a survey. 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. 5/8 of the people surveyed told that they preferred to use their own vehicles. 3/16 of the people surveyed told that they preferred to use public transport while commuting daily to office.Which of the following assertions is best supported by the above information? (A) Labour costs in Korea are twenty percent below those in Germany.5.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. Binomial. Line integral. 4.Euler’s equations. Fourier Series.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. power series solutions. random variables. limit. Lagrange method of multipliers. forces on submerged bodies. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. double and triple integrals and their applications. steady and unsteady flows. Mean value theorems. partial derivatives. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. Hermitian. Variation of parameters method. vorticity. and normal distributions. stream function and potential function. Poisson.21. Application in solving potential problems. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. Functions of two variables. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. Bayes Theorem. discrete and continuous distributions. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. sequence and series. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems.5. vector identities. power series. continuity. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. rank.5.Taylor’s series. Stokes. continuity and differentiability. divergence and curl. Concept of fluid rotation.5. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. Cauchy-Riemann equations. Vector Calculus: Gradient. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. Cauchy.21. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. inverse. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule.Laplace equation. momentum and energy. manometry. diagonalisation of matrices. concept of local and convective accelerations. Maxima and minima.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4.4. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. tests for convergence. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. conditional probability. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. correlation and linear regression. Newton’s interpolation formulae. maxima and minima. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. Half range sine and cosine series. line. Beta and Gamma functions. 74   . numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. limit. control volume analysis for mass. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. surface and volume integrals. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). Complex variable: Analytic functions. Calculus: Functions of single variable. symmetric. system of linear equations. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). directional derivatives. total derivatives.

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

ferromagnetism. paramagnetism. coefficient of volume expansion. Air standard Otto cycle. reversible and irreversible processes. torsion in circular shafts. simple relative motion of particles. steady and unsteady flow analysis. availability and irreversibility. macroscopic approach. diamagnetism. Properties of Pure Substances: Thermodynamic properties of pure substances in solid. Carnot theorems. thermodynamic property tables and charts. Axial. Ideal Rankine cycle.5. Air standard Diesel cycle. compressibility chart. Zeroth law of thermodynamics. deflection (for symmetric bending). Environmental Degradation: Corrosion and oxidation of materials. first law applied to systems and control volumes. prevention. Maxwell equations. ferrimagnetism. thermal strain. theories of failure. ideal and real gases. 76   . state diagram. liquid and vapor phases. different modes of work. magnetic hysterisis.21. Joule-Thomson coefficient. adiabatic and isothermal compressibilities. principle of increase of entropy. P-V-T behaviour of simple compressible substances.Magnetic Properties: Origin of magnetism in metallic and ceramic materials. thermodynamic temperature scale. Thermodynamic cycles: Carnot vapor power cycle. free-body diagrams. shear and bending moment diagrams. Clausius inequality and concept of entropy. Stresses and strains. Rankine Reheat cycle. state of a system. First Law of Thermodynamics: Energy. law of conservation of momentum. concept of temperature. Free vibration of single degree of freedom systems.5 Section  E:  Thermodynamics   Basic Concepts: Continuum. thermodynamic properties and equilibrium. thin cylinders.5. Mohr’s circle. shear and bending stresses. Vapor-compression refrigeration cycle. air-water vapor mixtures and simple thermodynamic processes involving them. principal stresses and strains.4 Section  D:  Solid  Mechanics   Equivalent force systems. Euler buckling. friction. specific heats. antiferro magnetism. energy methods (Castigliano’s Theorems). Thermodynamic Relations: T-ds relations. Second Law of Thermodynamics: Kelvin-Planck and Clausius statements. 4. calculations of properties. force as function of position. equations of state. analysis of determinate trusses and frames. Air-standard Brayton cycle. heat. thermodynamic system (closed and open or control volume). force acting on a body in motion. enthalpy. path and process. Clapeyron equation. generalized Hooke’s Law. equilibrium equations. Ideal Gas Mixtures:Dalton’s and Amagat’s laws. laws of motion. law of conservation of energy. 4.21. phase rule. axial. time and speed.

their kinetics. kinetics. determination of number average. mechanical models. chlorophylls. block and graft copolymers. classification of polymers. volume resistivity. analysis of polymers using IR. UF. extrusion. Polymer Technology: Polymer compounding-need and significance. Polyesters. PPO. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. degree of polymerizations. metallocene polymers and other newer techniques of polymerization. CR. emulsion. Polymer rheology: Flow of Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids. transfer molding. ketones and quinones. SBR. flexural. impact. functionality. Polymerization and polymorphism. toughness. ABS. dependence of shear modulus on temperature. ageing resistance. monomer reactivity ratios and its significance. concept of average molecular weight. PVC. Kinetics and inhibition. thermodynamics. microscopic (optical and electronic) techniques. vulcanization kinetics. Synthesis and properties: Commodity and general purpose thermoplastics: PE. PS. hardness. random. Polymer testing: Mechanical-static and dynamic tensile. Measurements of rheological parameters by capillary rotating. injection molding. Polymer blends and composites: Difference between blends and composites. different flow equations. Enzymes: Specificity. power factor. criteria for rubberiness. compressive.21. ODR and MDR.oligopolysaccharides including starch. dissipation factor. 4.7 Section  G:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. electric resistance.5. Nitrile. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. fatigue. tear. PBT. PER. weight average. abrasion. pectic substances and dietary fibre. TGA). techniques for copolymerizationbulk. surface resistivity. different copolymers. parallel plate. their significance. particulate. phase morphology. control of rheological characteristics through compounding. crosslinking and vulcanization. rubber processing in two-roll mill.21. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. Role of minerals in nutrition. alternating. reaction injection molding. plastic-plastic. polymer alloys. internal mixer. Natural and synthetic rubbers: Recovery of NR hydrocarbon from latex. PP. rubber-plastic and rubber-rubber blends. different compounding ingredients for rubber and plastics.4. PC. anthocyanins. endurance. polymerization methods: addition and condensation. IIR. Nutrition deficiency diseases. rotational molding. Nutrition: Balanced diet. Pigments: Carotenoids.5. resilience. EPDM. Polymer processing: Compression molding. cone-plate rheometer. Alkyds. 77   . melting transition. dielectric constant. esters. DMTA. pultrusion. Rancidity of fats. Conductivity-thermal and electrical. polymer crystallinity. choice of polymers for blending. Unsaturated polyester. Silicone. molecular/segmental deformations at different zones and transitions. Polymer Characterization: Solubility and swelling. tannins and myoglobin. long and short fibre reinforced composites. solution. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. Antinutrients. glass transition. polymer eutectics. FRP. TPE. PSU. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. BR. blow molding. Food flavours: Terpenes. azeotropic copolymerization. thermal (DSC. calendaring. swelling. Fluoropolymers Thermosetting polymers: PF. rubber curing in parallel plate viscometer. Engineering Plastics: Nylon. environmental stress cracking resistance. CSM. PU polymers. Acrylic. Coenzymes. suspension. MF. thermoforming. copolymerization. XRD. blend miscibility-miscible and immiscible blends. Epoxy. viscoelasticity-creep and stress relaxations.6 Section  F:  Polymer  Science  and  Engineering   Chemistry of high polymers: Monomers. viscosity average and Z-average molecular weights. cellulose.

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

activation energy. Basis of Organic Reactions Mechanism: Elementary treatment of SN1. molecularity. ionization energy. Si. buffer and their applications in chemical analysis. TCA cycle. aromatic electrophilic substitution. and work function. Half Cell potentials.B. pH. galvanic cells. and S. Third law of thermodynamics.4. 4. internal energy. electronic and steric effects. election affinity. entropy. Clausius-Clapeyron equation. amino acids and nucleotides. Metabolism of Nitrogen containing compounds: nitrogen fixation. Ionic solids. Generation and utilization of ATP. Proteins and Nucleic acids. Carboxypeptidase and Chymotrypsin. Nernst equation.O. and V. catalysis and elementary enzyme reactions. Vitamins and Coenzymes.p. Reaction Kinetics: Rate constant. Carbohydrates. thermodynamic aspects and their applications. Hoffmann and Saytzeff rules. P. optical and geometrical isomerism.22. Hess law. Structure and bonding: Ionic and covalent bonding. Thermodynamics: First law. hydrogen bonding.22.2 Section  I:  Biochemistry   Organization of life. M.22 Life  Sciences  (XL)   4. common ion effect. Kp and Kx) for homogeneous reactions. emf. Metabolic pathways and their regulation: glycolysis. size exclusion and affinity chromatography. 79   .5. conformers. Metabolism and bioenergetics.5. dipole moment. Troutons rule. atomic size. Gibbs-Helmholtz equation. resonance. free energy. color. B. pentose phosphate pathway. Lipids. fluorescence and Mass spectrometry. Second law. Photosynthesis: the Calvin cycle. coordination complexes: valence bond and crystal field theory. ionic equilibria in solution. N. tautomerism. electronegativity. Markonikoff rule and Kharash effect. enthalpy. Identification of functional groups by chemical tests Structure-Reactivity Correlations: Acids and bases. orientation effect as exemplified by various functional groups. VSEPR theory and shape of molecules.1 Section  H:  Chemistry  (Compulsory)   Atomic structure and periodicity: Planck’s quantum theory. approaches for diatomic molecules. van der Waals interactions. electronic configuration of atoms. solubility product. general characteristics of 3d elements. hybridisation. Electrochemistry: Conductance. bond angle and bond energy. and d Block Elements: Oxides. heat of reaction. Lysozyme. Al. Protein structure. reversible and irreversible processes. electrophoresis. Enzyme kinetics including its regulation and inhibition. concept of aromaticity. hydrolysis of salts. Structure and function of biomolecules: Amino acids. glycogen and fatty acid metabolism. Cell structure and organelles. uncertainty principle. Kirchoff’s equation. s. gluconeogenesis. halides and hydrides of alkali and alkaline earth metals. Biochemical separation techniques and characterization: ion exchange. heat of formation. free energy change and equilibrium constant. folding and function: Myoglobin. quantum mechanical model of hydrogen atom. E1 and E2 reactions. Diels-Alder reaction. ionic radii. zero. equilibrium constants (Kc. first and second order kinetics. order of reaction.Importance of water. UV-visible. Addition reactions. structure parameters such as bond length. Hemoglobin. lattice energy (Born-Haber Cycle). SN2. Chemical Equilibria: Colligative properties of solutions. wave particle duality. geometry and magnetic properties.5. Ribonuclease A. oxidative phosphorylation. periodic table and periodic properties. Kohlrausch law.

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

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

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

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

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the data you entered up to that time has been stored online. 2. Login with your Internet banking credentials and confirm the payment.gate. 3. choose Online Payment option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. Online Payment: Netbanking through the payment gateway. However. what do I do? If you have clicked on “Save” during application process. 7. You are asking only the SC/ST/PD candidates to enclose the category certificate. you will be allotted a centre in the examination city of your first choice. My power/internet connection failed during application process. you will be re-directed back to GATE application website.6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 6. Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process. Your browser screen will re-directed to the bank you choose. your second choice will be considered. 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. You need to produce the category certificate only to the admitting institute at the time of admission. 8.1 Application Process 1. read the instructions and apply from the link provided in the main page.iitb. How do I apply ONLINE? Go to the link How to apply? On website (www. I want to pay online by my credit card. Challan Payment: Payment by cash at any branch of Canara Bank or State Bank of India. 2. but I don’t see that option! You can only use internet banking (netbanking) facilities for online payment. 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. Credit cards will not be accepted. 86   . you can indicate the category to which you belong to.ac. 6. 1. in the application. If I want the Online Payment (Netbanking) option. 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. one email address can be used for only one application form. After confirming the payment. 5. Only in cases where it becomes difficult to accommodate you in the examination city of your first choice. 2. how should I complete the application process? After filling all the fields in the ONLINE application form.in/gate2013). 4. Can I use one email address to fill multiple application forms? NO.

1. choose Bank Challan option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. 10. What do I do? This happened because of some failure in internet transactions (including failure of internet connection at your end). you have to start with the payment step again (choice of Online or Chalan). will be credited (put back) to your bank account within 48 hours. Any unaccounted or excess money that was received on behalf of GATE 2013 from this account will automatically be returned back (credited) to the same bank account. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy. 87   . 2. but GATE Application website says that the payment has not been received. you MUST initiate a fresh payment process on the GATE application website. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? to complete the application process. This page will contain 3 copies of challan. You will be charged only once. Any excess/unaccounted debits will be returned to you. 2. What do I do ? When you can get back online. 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. As soon as possible. 4.3. 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. 9. how should I complete the application process? After filling in all the fields in the ONLINE application form. you can continue the process of printing the application form. 12. At the end of this process. 11. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. One copy for the candidate and another to be sent to GATE office. My netbanking account has been debited (money taken out) more than once. 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 1: Instructions and Address slip (of where you need to send the hard copy) to be pasted on an A4 sized envelope 2. The money that was debited (taken out) from your account the first time. If the payment was received by GATE. At the end of this process. Page 4: page for candidates who select “bank challan” way of payment (as against the net banking). If I want the Bank Challan option. 1. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. to complete payment. 3. Please check your bank account after 48 hours. My bank account has been debited (money taken out). My power/internet connection failed during online payment. first check the status of your payment on the GATE application website. and make the payment again.

College ID. will I be able to change my application data? NO. After completing all the steps upto PDF application form generation in ONLINE application process. Is the Admit card alone sufficient to gain entry to the exam? No. Do I have to send the printout of the application form? YES.ac. 18. 2. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? on website www. you can only download the application form and cannot modify the data. This is REQUIRED in addition to the uploading of the image files. 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. Bring the admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. do I have to send the hard copy as well? No. 17.2 Admit card 1. 15. Photographs must not be attested application form or uploading. Voter ID.iitb. When will I receive my admit card? Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012. 13. Passport. PAN Card.in/gate2013 to complete the application process. I have attached the documents online. Hence you need to be very careful while entering the data. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. 16. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. 14. You must bring a valid photo ID card to the examination center. Signature. How will I get access to it? You can login using Login id (email) and password you had set up and take a printout. apart from the application.2. I have missed to take a print of my ONLINE application at the end of my application process. 88   . Candidates will not be permitted to take the test if original and valid photo identification is not presented. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. After completing the ONLINE application process and generating a PDF file. 6. signature and enclose other documents along with this print out and send to the concerned GATE office. At the end of the Application process a PDF file of the application is generated. You have to affix your photograph. Employee identification card. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable.gate. Date of Birth and Residential Address. You may also save a partially filled application and login in again at a later point in time to complete and submit the application. Should I attest the photograph for application form? NO. you do not have to provide hard copies of documents you have submitted online.

1. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. 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. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. 2. The candidate is. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. mobile phone. and any such electronic gadgets. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. blank papers. however. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. 2012 with a fee of 400/. 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. 7. 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. 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. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. payable at Mumbai. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. After submission of application. 6. For how many GATE papers can I apply? A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in the GATE INFORMATION BROCHURE or GATE website. For ONLINE examination. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. 8. 89   .6. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. For OFFLINE exam. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. 4. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. 3. 5. However.to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. For ONLINE Examination. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary.

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

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.8 Appendix A 8.1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST) • District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute. 8.                     91   . Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate.

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

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