GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure



Organizing Institute

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay  

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

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

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

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

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

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


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



Monday Tuesday Wednesday







 Please  see  Section  3.2  for  a  complete  list  of  GATE  papers  and  their  codes.    

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

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

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


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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier


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

4th year or Completed


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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed


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

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


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


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

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


Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

Certificate from Principal Candidates who have to submit a certificate from their Principal, as determined from the above table, have to obtain a signature from their principal on a certificate that will be printed on the application PDF file provided after completion of online application submission. Candidates with backlogs Candidates who have appeared in the final semester/year exam in 2012, but with a backlog (arrears/failed subjects) in any of the papers in their qualifying degree should submit 1. A copy of any one of the marks sheets of the final year, OR

10   . 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.2.

3. GATE Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics *XE Paper Sections Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS GATE Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI CY TF EC EE GG Code A B C D E F G XE* XL** **XL Paper Sections Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code H I J K L M 11   .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. as this knowledge will be required at the time of application form submission and appearing for the examination.

AG. 12   . CE. ME and PI EC. 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. MN. MA. MT. BT.3  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR. GG.3. CY. XE and XL 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs CS. and TF Examination Time 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs Examination Date Examination Type (Day) 20 January 2013 (Sunday) 10 February 2013 (Sunday) ONLINE AE. 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. CH. PH.

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

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

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

and supporting documents. marks and GATE score. 6.     16   .iitb.5. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. 4.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. Apply for the examination online 2. Under Scrutiny. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. 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. signature. This interface can be accessed using url: With this interface you can 1. 5. Download Admit Card. Make application fee payment through netbanking.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. Check the status of your application form: Received. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. Upload photograph. Admit Card Ready for Download. View your answers.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. The application fee is non-refundable. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal).3. 3. etc.

ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). Keep the following information ready: 1. “Save” partially filled form.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents).4) 5. Please see Section 3. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. 6. Once you submit the application with payment. 9. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. 10.2. 3. where you have to carefully check for any errors. PIN Code of College) 4. etc. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3.5. Before you make the payment.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3.5. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS.1). an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. asdf. DOB.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. 8.5. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data.5. You must first register yourself. You will be required to change the password after the first login. 12345.3) while filling the online form. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. 17   . GATE paper.2 and 3.5 MB See section 3.). 5. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). 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. 2. by providing a valid email address. You must click on the link and enter the password. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. and resume filling in by logging in again. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Personal information 2. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. Good quality image of your signature (in . 8. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates).3. “Logout”. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. 4. Upon registration. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website.

5. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. 18   . as required by MHRD.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 8.2. of India. Govt. Color mode: 256 colors 3.5. However. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. a PD certificate has to be provided.1.1). Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.5 MB. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.5.1. 12.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. 3.11. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.2. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.2.. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. as the fee is exempted. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. to qualify for the reduced fee.1.

Candidate Category Mode Online Netbanking Male General/OBC-NC Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Online Netbanking Male SC/ST/PD Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Female Application Fee Bank Charges Total to be Paid 1200 1200 1200 600 600 600 10 20 25 10 20 25 1210 1220 1225 610 620 625 No Application Fee. 3.3.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. 2. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment.5.3. 3. Once you confirm. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days.5. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. of India. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. Govt. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time.3. 2. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. You can also check the status in your bank. From the GATE Online Application Interface. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE.5. Govt. 5. of India. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. 3. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. 19   . as required by MHRD. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. as required by MHRD. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. 7. 4. 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. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. 6. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface.C). and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. In such a case. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password.

You must sign in the box provided 4. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent.4. 3. If you had paid the application fee by challan. 4. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. You do not need to have an account in that branch. 2.1 Before  Mailing   1. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. 4. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. 4. 2.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. 3. and sign the application in the box provided. sign. where the application form needs to be mailed. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013.5. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. the following procedures need to be completed 3.5. 2. 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. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. 3. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. Out of the printed pages. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with.3. Before mailing. Do not pin. Cut this address slip. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. 5. or attest the photograph 3. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface.

8 October 2012. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents.4. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. GATE copy of Challan duly stamped by the bank after payment of fees (you need not submit challan in case of payment by net banking) 3. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). 21   . 3. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. 2012 or earlier) 6. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. 2.5. 4. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday.5. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface.2 Mailing   1. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. Do not fill address by hand. 8th October 2012.

without any refund of the application fees.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. only clear glasses are permitted.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. both eyes.5. 7. Forehead. 4. 5. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. nose.5. 11. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. cheeks. and chin should be clearly visible.3. 3. 8. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. 6.         22   .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. 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. 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. lip.5 cm x 3.5cm print 9.5. 3. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. 1. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. any cloth or any shadow. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. If you normally wear spectacles. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. 2. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240.

5.2 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   .3.

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

Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. 6. 5. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.5. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. 2. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. 4.5. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. 3.                 25   . and get the image cropped by the studio itself.3 Signature  Specifications   1.

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

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

4. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (I to M). PH. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. For all other papers (CS. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. XE. ME. GA – General Aptitude 3.1. BT. CE. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). EE.1. Section H – Chemistry 2. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. AG. MN. 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.3. 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. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. 28   . MT. and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. IN. GA – General Aptitude 3.2 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. 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 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.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. AR.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. 4. MA. EC. GG. and PI). At the end of the three hour window. TF. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. The examination for the papers with codes AE. CH. 4. CY. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time.

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

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

Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. GA questions are of multiple choice type. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other.48. passage and the like. In the ONLINE papers. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. Likewise. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. Or these can be common data questions.2 Question papers other than GG. The GA section includes 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 5 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 10 marks). Out of these. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. 4. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions.4.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. each question will have four choices 31   .4. 4. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. and carry a total of 15 marks.0 (D) 12. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. In other words. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. For multiple choice type questions. Each question under this group will carry two marks.0 (C) 10. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted.Example Q. for the linked answer question pair. 4. However. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. 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). then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. where each question carries 2 marks.0 (B) 8. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks.

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

Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. 2. Verbal Ability: English grammar. numerical reasoning and data interpretation.4.” With what. attempts to send the missile into space. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. instructions. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. placed in the thermometer under pressure. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: Medicine is to illness as law is to _________ (A) discipline (B) anarchy (C) treason (D) etiquette Ans. These are. the gas pressures are increased. however.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. verbal analogies. critical reasoning and verbal deduction.1.4. numerical estimation.3. (A) Q. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. sentence completion. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas .2. besides mercury. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. For measuring temperature below –40oF. thermometers filled with alcohol are used.5. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. As the mercury rises. (B) Q. (B) Q. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. word groups. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide.5 GATE  Syllabi   4.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

metamorphic facies. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. wind. isostasy.12.5. controlling factors. internal structure and composition of the earth. elements of seismology. Basic structural geology. mineral and ground water. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. forms and textures. geostatistics. crystal chemistry. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. Cosmic abundance. plate tectonics. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). schistosity and lineation. basin analysis. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. minor and trace elements. classification of minerals. geochemical evolution of the earth. 4. mineralogy and petrology.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4. isotope geochemistry. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas. role of fluids in metamorphism. magnetic. electromagnetic. hydrothermal.Geological time scale and geochronology. glacier and ocean. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. strain and material response. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic. distribution of major. electrical. Introduction to remote sensing. optical mineralogy. ores and metamorphism. Stress. magmatic differentiation. slope and drainage. ore reserve estimation. metamorphism of pelitic. Coal and petroleum geology. continents and continental processes. Morphology. superposed folding. methods of projection. shear zone. earthquakes. basement cover relationship. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates.5. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. sampling. 55   . stratigraphic principles. geometry and genesis of folds. mining methods. Geomorphic processes and agents.1 Earth and Planetary system. action of river. cleavage. ore dressing and mineral economics. size. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. development and evolution of landforms. vertebrates. faults. soil formation. physical properties of the interior of the earth. Metamorphism. physical oceanography. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India.5. tectonites and their significance. twinning. shape. microfossils and palaeoflora. geochemical cycles. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. unconformities. meteorites. sedimentary facies. association of igneous.4. brittle and ductile deformation.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. marine geology and ocean resources. volcanism and orogeny. Weathering. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes.12. continental drift. joints.Physical basis and applications of gravity. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. grade and basic types. Ground water geology. sedimentary processes and environments. introductory well logging. forms. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. primary and secondary structures. Igneous rocks – classification. quantitative and applied geomorphology. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

NMR and ESR. Franck-Condon principle. flip-flops. Atomic and Molecular Physics: Spectra of one. Electric and magnetic moments. operational amplifier. elementary scattering theory. rotational and vibrational spectra of diatomic molecules. Bipolar Junction Transistors. counters. electric dipole transitions and selection rules. linear differential equations. semiconductor devices. time independent perturbation theory. particle in a box. classical and quantum statistics. metals. Quantum Mechanics: Physical basis of quantum mechanics. Classical Mechanics: Conservation laws. semiconductors and insulators. diffraction and polarization. Electronics: Network analysis. small oscillations. relativistic kinematics.Rutherford scattering. Lagrange’s and Hamilton’s formalisms. Laplace transforms. lasers. A/D and D/A conversion. nuclear shell model.and many-electron atoms. free electron theory. nuclear force and two nucleon problem. elementary particles. calculation of thermodynamic quantities.18 Physics  (PH)   Mathematical Physics: Linear vector space. elements of superconductivity. linear vectors and operators in Hilbert space. diffraction methods for structure determination. Raman effect. refraction. X-ray spectra. scalar and vector potentials. Bose-Einstein condensation. radiation from a moving charge. cyclic coordinates. Coulomb and Lorentz gauges. Beta-decay. fission and fusion. nuclear binding energy. Poisson bracket. rectifier circuits. harmonic oscillator. black body radiation and Planck’s distribution law. interference. Fermi gas model of nucleus. Alpha decay. Poynting theorem. 68   . optical. normal modes. Fourier analysis. uncertainty principle. Poynting vector. mass-energy equivalence. registers. central forces. Maxwell’s equations. basic digital logic circuits. matrices. transport properties. degenerate Fermi gas. free energy. amplifier and oscillator circuits. collisions and scattering in laboratory and centre of mass frames. Faraday’s law. first and second order phase transitions. one. elements of complex analysis. hydrogen atom.nuclear reactions. sequential circuits. mesons and leptons. defects in crystals. Biot-Savart’s and Ampere’s laws. LS and jj coupling. mechanics of system of particles. rigid body dynamics. elastic properties of solids. phase space.dielectrics andconductors. photons. macrostates and microstates. noninertial frames and pseudo forces. probability ensembles. variational principle. Field Effect Transistors. equation of motion. vector calculus. conservation laws. Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics: Laws of thermodynamics. dielectric and magnetic properties of solids. band theory of solids. angular momentum and spin. Electromagnetic waves and their reflection. addition of angular momenta. Solid State Physics: Elements of crystallography.4.5. Electromagnetic Theory: Solution of electrostatic and magnetostatic problems includingboundary value problems. negative feedback circuits. Nuclear and Particle Physics: Nuclear radii and charge distributions. two and three dimensional potential problems. quark model. Kepler problem and planetary motion. energy and momentum of electromagnetic waves. moment of inertia tensor. periodic motion. Zeeman and Stark effects. bonding in solids. special theory of relativity – Lorentz transformations. elementary ideas about tensors.particle accelerators and detectors. baryons. critical point. electronic transition in diatomic molecules. Schrodinger equation. lattice vibrations and thermal properties of solids. regulated power supplies. nuclear models. liquid drop model – semi-empirical mass formula. hyperfine structure. active filters and oscillators. partition function. electromagnetic transitions in nuclei.

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

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

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

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

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

symmetric. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. limit. Functions of two variables. Vector Calculus: Gradient. Binomial. Variation of parameters method. steady and unsteady flows. correlation and linear regression. random variables. sequence and series. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. power series. vector identities. concept of local and convective accelerations. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). inverse. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. stream function and potential function. total derivatives. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. surface and volume integrals. diagonalisation of matrices. Stokes.Euler’s equations. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. Bayes Theorem. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method.5. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. divergence and curl. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear).1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices.21. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications.21. line. and normal distributions. vorticity. rank. power series solutions. 4.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. partial derivatives. momentum and energy. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. Line integral. continuity. Complex variable: Analytic functions. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. Application in solving potential problems. continuity and differentiability. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. discrete and continuous distributions. manometry. conditional probability. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy.Laplace equation. Calculus: Functions of single variable. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. 74   . Newton’s interpolation formulae. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule.Taylor’s series. limit. double and triple integrals and their applications. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. Fourier Series. system of linear equations. Concept of fluid rotation. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. tests for convergence. control volume analysis for mass.5. Cauchy-Riemann equations. Maxima and minima. forces on submerged bodies. Poisson. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. maxima and minima. Mean value theorems. Lagrange method of multipliers. Cauchy.4. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). Half range sine and cosine series. Beta and Gamma functions. directional derivatives. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems. Hermitian. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids.5.

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

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

rubber curing in parallel plate viscometer. blend miscibility-miscible and immiscible blends. ABS. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. Pigments: Carotenoids. abrasion. Polymer rheology: Flow of Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids. different compounding ingredients for rubber and plastics. Alkyds. Role of minerals in nutrition. pultrusion. different flow equations. classification of polymers. functionality. PVC. blow molding. PP. flexural. kinetics. their kinetics. PPO. concept of average molecular weight. criteria for rubberiness. IIR. volume resistivity. glass transition. Polymer blends and composites: Difference between blends and composites.5. crosslinking and vulcanization. different copolymers. extrusion. vulcanization kinetics. Kinetics and inhibition. random. plastic-plastic.5. polymerization methods: addition and condensation. calendaring. alternating. DMTA. Enzymes: Specificity. compressive. cone-plate rheometer. Measurements of rheological parameters by capillary rotating. thermal (DSC. Natural and synthetic rubbers: Recovery of NR hydrocarbon from latex.7 Section  G:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. emulsion. CSM. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. monomer reactivity ratios and its significance. Unsaturated polyester. TGA).6 Section  F:  Polymer  Science  and  Engineering   Chemistry of high polymers: Monomers. swelling. electric resistance. power factor.oligopolysaccharides including starch. Nutrition deficiency diseases. viscosity average and Z-average molecular weights. Conductivity-thermal and electrical. dependence of shear modulus on temperature. internal mixer. melting transition. determination of number average. ketones and quinones. copolymerization. MF. chlorophylls. Epoxy.21. Food flavours: Terpenes. impact. dissipation factor. Polyesters. pectic substances and dietary fibre. PS. FRP. esters.4.21. Polymerization and polymorphism. control of rheological characteristics through compounding. TPE. hardness. transfer molding. Polymer testing: Mechanical-static and dynamic tensile. ageing resistance. resilience. Rancidity of fats. Polymer Characterization: Solubility and swelling. polymer eutectics. Fluoropolymers Thermosetting polymers: PF. mechanical models. Coenzymes. polymer crystallinity. injection molding. Nitrile. techniques for copolymerizationbulk. environmental stress cracking resistance. metallocene polymers and other newer techniques of polymerization. endurance. BR. Polymer processing: Compression molding. rubber processing in two-roll mill. 77   . tear. their significance. viscoelasticity-creep and stress relaxations. PC. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. XRD. PU polymers. PBT. rubber-plastic and rubber-rubber blends. surface resistivity. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. polymer alloys. weight average. Nutrition: Balanced diet. azeotropic copolymerization. SBR. cellulose. degree of polymerizations. 4. solution. anthocyanins. Antinutrients. fatigue. reaction injection molding. Silicone. ODR and MDR. microscopic (optical and electronic) techniques. EPDM. suspension. phase morphology. PSU. Acrylic. toughness. long and short fibre reinforced composites. dielectric constant. Synthesis and properties: Commodity and general purpose thermoplastics: PE. parallel plate. rotational molding. analysis of polymers using IR. Engineering Plastics: Nylon. block and graft copolymers. particulate. Polymer Technology: Polymer compounding-need and significance. choice of polymers for blending. UF. thermodynamics. tannins and myoglobin. molecular/segmental deformations at different zones and transitions. CR. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. PER. thermoforming.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. 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. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. mobile phone. blank papers. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. however. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. and any such electronic gadgets. 4.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. 2012 with a fee of 400/. am I permitted to change my GATE Examination Paper and Examination City? Requests for change of GATE Examination paper after the submission of Application Form will not be considered. For OFFLINE exam. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. 2. 89   . The candidate is. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. 8. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. 7. For ONLINE Examination. However. After submission of be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. payable at Mumbai. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. 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. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. 6. 5. 3. For ONLINE examination. 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.6. 1. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. 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.

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

The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates. 8.                     91   . The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category. Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted.1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST) • District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate. which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission.8 Appendix A 8.

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

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