GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure
 

 

 

Organizing Institute

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

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

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

4th year or Completed

2013

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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed

2013

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

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

2014

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

2015

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

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

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Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

Certificate from Principal Candidates who have to submit a certificate from their Principal, as determined from the above table, have to obtain a signature from their principal on a certificate that will be printed on the application PDF file provided after completion of online application submission. Candidates with backlogs Candidates who have appeared in the final semester/year exam in 2012, but with a backlog (arrears/failed subjects) in any of the papers in their qualifying degree should submit 1. A copy of any one of the marks sheets of the final year, OR
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10   .2. and therefore cannot produce a course completion certificate now. This certificate will also be present in the last portion of the PDF application form provided to you after you submit application online. A letter from the principal indicating that the student has a backlog from an earlier semester/year to be cleared.

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   . Candidates must familiarize with the paper code for the paper of their choice.2 GATE Papers GATE 2013 will be conducted in the following subjects (also referred to as “papers”).3. as this knowledge will be required at the time of application form submission and appearing for the examination.

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

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

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

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

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

so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. 2. Once you submit the application with payment. 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. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. You must click on the link and enter the password. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. 12345.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. Upon registration.3) while filling the online form.5. You must first register yourself. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. “Save” partially filled form.). 6. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory).4) 5. Personal information 2. 8. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. DOB. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. where you have to carefully check for any errors. Please see Section 3.5.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). 8. asdf. and resume filling in by logging in again. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). You will be required to change the password after the first login.2. 4. etc.5. 5. “Logout”. GATE paper. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. by providing a valid email address.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. PIN Code of College) 4.5 MB See section 3. 17   . no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data.2 and 3. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3.3. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. 9.5. Keep the following information ready: 1. 3.1). Before you make the payment. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. Good quality image of your signature (in . 10.

However. a PD certificate has to be provided. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.5.1. to qualify for the reduced fee. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”.5.2. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.1. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.5 MB.1). Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. 3.. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.2. as required by MHRD. Govt.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. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. as the fee is exempted.11. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.1. 12. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A.2. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.5.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. Color mode: 256 colors 3. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. 18   . of India.

If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). you will be redirected to a bank you choose. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. 19   . You can also check the status in your bank.5.5.C). 3. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013.5. 2. Once you confirm. 7.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. Govt.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. In such a case. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. 4. 3. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. 3.3. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees.3. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. 6. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. of India. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. as required by MHRD. 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. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. 5. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. as required by MHRD. Govt. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time.3. From the GATE Online Application Interface. 2. 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. of India.

Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. or attest the photograph 3. 3. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. 2. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface.5. 4. 4. and sign the application in the box provided.1 Before  Mailing   1.5.3. If you had paid the application fee by challan. the following procedures need to be completed 3. You must sign in the box provided 4. 2. 2. 3. sign. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). where the application form needs to be mailed. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. Out of the printed pages. Cut this address slip. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. 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. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. 3. Do not pin. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. 4. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. 5. Before mailing.4. You do not need to have an account in that branch. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above.

8th October 2012. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. 3. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents.5. 2. Do not fill address by hand. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October.5. 4. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5.4. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above.2 Mailing   1. 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. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. 2012 or earlier) 6. 8 October 2012. 21   .

Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. lip. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 4. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application.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. 1. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012.3. 6.         22   . Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable.5 cm x 3. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240.5. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. If you normally wear spectacles. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. 8. Forehead. 11. and chin should be clearly visible. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. 5. only clear glasses are permitted. nose.5.5cm print 9. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. 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. cheeks. 2. 3. 3. both eyes. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. 7.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10.5. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. without any refund of the application fees. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. any cloth or any shadow.

5.5. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.3.

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

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

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

The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree.1. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics XE PAPER SECTIONS Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS CY EC EE GG CODE A B C D E F G Sl. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. The candidate is. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences XL PAPER SECTIONS Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI TF XE* XL* CODE H I J K L M * XE (Engineering Sciences) and XL (Life Sciences) papers are of general nature and will comprise of the sections listed in the above table. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. See further explanation below. No. 4. apart from the core subject of the paper. however. 27   .1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. No.4 Examination Related Information 4. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan.

4. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. At the end of the three hour window. MT. and PI). Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. AR.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. TF. EE. Section H – Chemistry 2. ME.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. and they have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question using a black ink ball point pen.1. BT. GG. XE. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. AG. CE. EC. 4. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. 4. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work.3. 28   . The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. PH. CY. Any two of XE sections B to G The choice of two out of the sections B to G can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. 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). For all other papers (CS. MN. 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). GA – General Aptitude 3. Any two of XL sections I to M The choice of two out of the sections I to M can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions.1. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). CH. MA. GA – General Aptitude 3.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. The examination for the papers with codes AE. 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.

AG.x+1). GATE 2013 would contain questions of four different types in various papers: (i) Multiple choice questions carrying 1 or 2 marks each. MN. for Questions 52 and 53 in Main Paper: An E. there will be a total of 65 questions carrying 100 marks. Example Statement for Common Data Questions. the candidates will have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question. Example: Statement for Linked Answer Questions. out of which 10 questions carrying total of 15 marks are in General Aptitude (GA). GG. In all the papers. of which one correct answer is to be marked. MA. ME & PI). given X=x. PH. Each of the multiple choice objective questions in all papers and sections will contain four answers. is uniform on the interval (x-1. for Questions 48 and 49 in Main Paper: Let X and Y be jointly distributed random variables such that the conditional distribution of Y.4. BT. Suppose E(X)=1 and Var(X)=5/3. IN. The remaining 85 % of the total marks is devoted to the syllabus of the paper (as indicated in the syllabus section). First question of the pair: 29   . where two successive questions use the same set of input data. where the answer to the first question in the pair is required to answer its successor.3 Pattern  of  Question  Papers  and  Marking  Scheme   4. (ii) Common data questions (which are also multiple choice questions). MT.3.49 The variance of the random variable Y is (A) 1/2 (B) 2/3 (C) 1 (D) 2 (iii) Linked answer questions (which are also multiple choice questions). EE. TF. The repressor has a binding affinity (Kd) of 10-8 M and 10-9 M with and without lactose respectively. in the medium. for instance. For all other papers (CS. 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. First question using common data: Q. coli cell of volume 10-12 cm3 contains 60 molecules of lac-repressor. CY. CE.1 Pattern  of  Question  Papers   The examination for the papers with codes AE. CH. EC.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. AR. for instance.

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

then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. for the linked answer question pair.4.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers.48. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. passage and the like. In the ONLINE papers. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one.2 Question papers other than GG. In other words. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. where each question carries 2 marks. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. 4. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor.0 (B) 8. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. Likewise. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). Each question under this group will carry two marks. For multiple choice type questions. and carry a total of 15 marks. XE and XL These papers would contain 25 questions carrying one mark each (sub-total 25 marks) and 30 questions carrying two marks each (sub-total 60 marks). 4.0 (D) 12.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. each question will have four choices 31   . the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.4. 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). If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. Out of these. However. GA questions are of multiple choice type. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. 4.0 (C) 10. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type.Example Q. Or these can be common data questions. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions.

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

verbal analogies. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. attempts to send the missile into space. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. 2. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. besides mercury. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. (B) Q. 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. sentence completion. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. word groups. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. instructions.3.4. however. As the mercury rises.” With what. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF.1. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: Medicine is to illness as law is to _________ (A) discipline (B) anarchy (C) treason (D) etiquette Ans.5 GATE  Syllabi   4.2. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas.4. (B) Q. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. (A) Q. numerical estimation. the gas pressures are increased. These are.5. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. Verbal Ability: English grammar. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . For measuring temperature below –40oF. placed in the thermometer under pressure.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

conditional probability. Functions of two variables. Line integral.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. sequence and series. Variation of parameters method. continuity. stream function and potential function. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion.Euler’s equations.5. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients.4. vector identities. partial derivatives. Fourier Series. momentum and energy.5. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. inverse. surface and volume integrals. discrete and continuous distributions. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. Maxima and minima. power series. power series solutions.5. Stokes.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. Bayes Theorem. manometry. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. Poisson. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. Half range sine and cosine series. Application in solving potential problems. Mean value theorems. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. Newton’s interpolation formulae. tests for convergence. system of linear equations. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. rank. steady and unsteady flows.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. limit. continuity and differentiability. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems. correlation and linear regression. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. total derivatives. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature.21. line. control volume analysis for mass. Lagrange method of multipliers. limit. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. diagonalisation of matrices. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. Beta and Gamma functions. random variables. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals.Taylor’s series. divergence and curl. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. directional derivatives. forces on submerged bodies.21. Calculus: Functions of single variable. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). Hermitian. symmetric. double and triple integrals and their applications. 4. vorticity. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. Cauchy.Laplace equation. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. maxima and minima. and normal distributions. Concept of fluid rotation. Cauchy-Riemann equations. concept of local and convective accelerations. Vector Calculus: Gradient. Complex variable: Analytic functions. 74   . Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. Binomial.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

At the end of this process. but GATE Application website says that the payment has not been received. Page 4: page for candidates who select “bank challan” way of payment (as against the net banking). a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. you MUST initiate a fresh payment process on the GATE application website. to complete payment. What do I do? This happened because of some failure in internet transactions (including failure of internet connection at your end). Page 2-3: Two copies (one for you one to be sent to GATE office) of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal. My bank account has been debited (money taken out). One copy for the candidate and another to be sent to GATE office. 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. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy. 11. 12. 4. how should I complete the application process? After filling in all the fields in the ONLINE application form. and make the payment again. 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. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? to complete the application process. You will be charged only once. As soon as possible. If the payment was not received by GATE. 1. you can continue the process of printing the application form. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip (of where you need to send the hard copy) to be pasted on an A4 sized envelope 2. At the end of this process. 87   . first check the status of your payment on the GATE application website. 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. you have to start with the payment step again (choice of Online or Chalan). My netbanking account has been debited (money taken out) more than once. My power/internet connection failed during online payment. Please check your bank account after 48 hours. choose Bank Challan option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. 2. 10. The money that was debited (taken out) from your account the first time. If the payment was received by GATE. What do I do ? When you can get back online. 1. 3. 2. will be credited (put back) to your bank account within 48 hours. 9.3. This page will contain 3 copies of challan. Any excess/unaccounted debits will be returned to you.

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

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

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

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

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

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