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

As per the directives of the MHRD. by a procedure that could be different for each institute. The management of the postgraduate scholarship/assistantship is also the responsibility of the admitting institution. M. reservation of seats under different categories is as per the policies and norms prevailing at the admitting institution and Government of India rules. M. direct Ph. The criteria for postgraduate admission with scholarship/assistantship are different for different admitting institutions.Tech.. Qualification in GATE is also a minimum requirement to apply for various fellowships awarded by many Government organizations. 4   . The remaining weightage (30% maximum) may be given to the candidate’s academic record or performance in interview. The performance of the candidate in GATE will be considered for admission. Some colleges/institutes specify GATE qualification as the mandatory requirement even for admission without MHRD scholarship/assistantship.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. Government of India. The admitting institution could however prescribe minimum passing percentage of marks in the interview. The score is used for admissions to post-graduate engineering programmes (eg.   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. Similarly.D. GATE offices will not entertain any enquiry about admission. 1.E. 1.2 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. If the candidate is to be selected through interview for postgraduate programmes.) in Indian higher education institutes with financial assistance provided by MHRD and other Government agencies. the candidate must first secure admission to a programme in these Institutes. reservation of seats or award of scholarship/assistantship Nevertheless. and Doctoral programs in relevant branches of Science in an Institution supported by the MHRD or other Government assistantships. To avail the financial assistance (scholarship). The GATE score of a candidate reflects a relative performance level in a particular paper in the exam across several years. The score may also be used by Public sector units for employment screening purposes. Candidates are advised to seek details of admission procedures and availability of MHRD scholarship/assistantship from the concerned admitting institution. 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. minimum 70% weightage is to be given to the performance in GATE. Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD). Department of Higher Education.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Upload photograph.ac. The application fee is non-refundable. etc.     16   . Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. Make application fee payment through netbanking. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). Category General/OBC-NC (Male Candidates) SC / ST / PD* (Male Candidates) Female Candidates * PD: Person with a Physical Disability Application Fee 1200/600/0 (Exempted) 3. signature.iitb. marks and GATE score. 3.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. and supporting documents.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone.5. View your answers. Apply for the examination online 2. Download Admit Card. Rejected after Scrutiny failed.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. Check the status of your application form: Received. 5. 4.in With this interface you can 1. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. 7.3. Admit Card Ready for Download. 6. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. Under Scrutiny.

Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. Upon registration. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website.3.2 and 3. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). Keep the following information ready: 1. and resume filling in by logging in again. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. 8. You will be required to change the password after the first login. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. 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. 9.2. GATE paper. Before you make the payment. 5.).5. 17   . “Logout”.5. Once you submit the application with payment. “Save” partially filled form. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. etc. 8.4) 5. 2. 10. PIN Code of College) 4.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. 12345. You must click on the link and enter the password. asdf.1). Personal information 2. by providing a valid email address. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. 3. You must first register yourself. 4. where you have to carefully check for any errors.5.5 MB See section 3. 6. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates).3) while filling the online form. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). DOB. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP).2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1.5. Please see Section 3. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Good quality image of your signature (in .

1. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. 18   . Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. as the fee is exempted.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. 3.5 MB. However. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.2.5.1.5. Govt.1).1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. 12.11. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. to qualify for the reduced fee. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. of India. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. a PD certificate has to be provided. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. Resolution: 200 dpi 2.2.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online.2.. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. Color mode: 256 colors 3.5. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”.1. as required by MHRD. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A.

2. 5. Govt.5. 4. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. 19   .C).3. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. of India. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. as required by MHRD.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. 3. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees.3. 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. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface.5.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. Govt. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be.3. 2. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. 3. as required by MHRD. 6. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). of India. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. Once you confirm. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. 7.5. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. In such a case. You can also check the status in your bank. 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. From the GATE Online Application Interface. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. 3. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days.

1 Before  Mailing   1. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. Before mailing.3. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . 4. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. Do not pin. 3. You must sign in the box provided 4. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. If you had paid the application fee by challan. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. 3. 5. and sign the application in the box provided. The bank will retain one copy and give you back the remaining copies: one of which you have to send along with the printed application form and the other is for your reference.5. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. or attest the photograph 3.5.4. the following procedures need to be completed 3. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. sign. Cut this address slip. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. 3. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. 2. Out of the printed pages. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. 4. 2. where the application form needs to be mailed. 2.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. You do not need to have an account in that branch. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). 4.

DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application.5. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. 3. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. 21   . 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. 2012 or earlier) 6. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned.5. 8 October 2012. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable).2 Mailing   1. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. 2. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. 4.4. 8th October 2012. 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.

Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4.3. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. For your own benefit it may be prudent not to intentionally change your facial features or hair style as in the photograph until the day of the exam. 1. 5.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. 2. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. 8.5    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. 7. nose. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. both eyes. and chin should be clearly visible. 11. without any refund of the application fees. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. 3. cheeks. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. Forehead.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. lip. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. 3.5 cm x 3. only clear glasses are permitted.5. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo.5. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0.5. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head.         22   . 4.5cm print 9. any cloth or any shadow. 6. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. If you normally wear spectacles.

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

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

6. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. 5. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. 2.                 25   . and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150.3 Signature  Specifications   1. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. 4. 3.5. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable.5. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted.

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

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

The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. PH. and they have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question using a black ink ball point pen. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. 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. CH. IN. 4. 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). MA. 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).4. 4. Section H – Chemistry 2. AR. 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. The examination for the papers with codes AE. ME. For all other papers (CS.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. and PI). CY. BT. GA – General Aptitude 3. 28   . Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work.3.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. 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. EE. At the end of the three hour window. EC. CE. GA – General Aptitude 3.2 Duration and Exam Type The GATE examination consists of a single paper of 3 hours duration that contains 65 questions carrying a maximum of 100 marks.1. MT. GG. AG.1. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. XE. TF.

1 Pattern  of  Question  Papers   The examination for the papers with codes AE. coli cell of volume 10-12 cm3 contains 60 molecules of lac-repressor. where two successive questions use the same set of input data. For all other papers (CS. for Questions 48 and 49 in Main Paper: Let X and Y be jointly distributed random variables such that the conditional distribution of Y. ME & PI). PH. where the answer to the first question in the pair is required to answer its successor. for Questions 52 and 53 in Main Paper: An E. given X=x. (ii) Common data questions (which are also multiple choice questions). TF. there will be a total of 65 questions carrying 100 marks. GATE 2013 would contain questions of four different types in various papers: (i) Multiple choice questions carrying 1 or 2 marks each. the candidates will have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question. EE.4. CE. of which one correct answer is to be marked. IN. Each of the multiple choice objective questions in all papers and sections will contain four answers. 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.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. Example Statement for Common Data Questions. In all the papers. Example: Statement for Linked Answer Questions. out of which 10 questions carrying total of 15 marks are in General Aptitude (GA). EC. MN. MA.3. Suppose E(X)=1 and Var(X)=5/3.3 Pattern  of  Question  Papers  and  Marking  Scheme   4. CY. The repressor has a binding affinity (Kd) of 10-8 M and 10-9 M with and without lactose respectively. BT. MT.x+1). GG. First question of the pair: 29   . AR.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). The remaining 85 % of the total marks is devoted to the syllabus of the paper (as indicated in the syllabus section). for instance. for instance. is uniform on the interval (x-1. First question using common data: Q. in the medium. CH. AG.

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

In the ONLINE papers. each question will have four choices 31   . The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. where each question carries 2 marks. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only.48.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair.4. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type.Example Q. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. In other words. 4. passage and the like.0 (B) 8. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. Or these can be common data questions. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. Likewise. 4. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated.0 (D) 12. 4. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. GA questions are of multiple choice type. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. However. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. 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). and carry a total of 15 marks.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions.0 (C) 10. Out of these. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor.2 Question papers other than GG.4.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. Each question under this group will carry two marks. 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). For multiple choice type questions. for the linked answer question pair.

Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B. 4.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. This section contains 15 multiplechoice questions carrying a total of 25 marks: 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 20 marks). Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions). two pairs of questions would be common data questions. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions.for the answer. each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given. 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). 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). Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks). Out of the 2-mark questions. Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). 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). 32   . Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. Out of the 2 mark questions. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. 1 pair is common data questions. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory.4. and 1 pair is linked answer questions. 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. 4. Out of these. For numerical answer type questions. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks).3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper.4. 4. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. Part A is common for all candidates.4.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

concept of local and convective accelerations. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. momentum and energy. 74   . total derivatives. Mean value theorems. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. double and triple integrals and their applications. system of linear equations. tests for convergence. rank.5. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. manometry. Cauchy. limit. vorticity. Hermitian. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. diagonalisation of matrices. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition.21.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. Complex variable: Analytic functions. Stokes. Lagrange method of multipliers. power series solutions. forces on submerged bodies.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. partial derivatives.5. Line integral. continuity. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. Bayes Theorem. surface and volume integrals. Cauchy-Riemann equations. Variation of parameters method. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. Binomial. steady and unsteady flows. vector identities.4. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. divergence and curl. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. power series. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. maxima and minima. limit. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. Poisson. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. discrete and continuous distributions.5.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. and normal distributions. directional derivatives. Fourier Series. line. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. control volume analysis for mass. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). random variables. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion.Laplace equation. continuity and differentiability. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. Beta and Gamma functions. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature.Euler’s equations. Newton’s interpolation formulae. sequence and series. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems. Calculus: Functions of single variable. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). symmetric. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. 4. stream function and potential function. correlation and linear regression. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. Functions of two variables. Application in solving potential problems. inverse.21. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series.Taylor’s series. Maxima and minima. Half range sine and cosine series. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. Vector Calculus: Gradient. conditional probability. Concept of fluid rotation. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule.

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

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

thermoforming. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. ageing resistance. thermal (DSC. emulsion. ODR and MDR. BR. functionality. esters. PS. resilience. volume resistivity. compressive. blow molding. abrasion. UF. ABS. polymer eutectics. monomer reactivity ratios and its significance. alternating. Fluoropolymers Thermosetting polymers: PF. MF. TPE. Food flavours: Terpenes. analysis of polymers using IR. classification of polymers. Polyesters. Nutrition: Balanced diet. Enzymes: Specificity. melting transition. flexural. surface resistivity. Nitrile. pultrusion. Polymer Characterization: Solubility and swelling. criteria for rubberiness. polymerization methods: addition and condensation. Polymer processing: Compression molding. plastic-plastic. phase morphology. injection molding. Measurements of rheological parameters by capillary rotating. electric resistance. SBR. Conductivity-thermal and electrical. Pigments: Carotenoids. choice of polymers for blending. vulcanization kinetics. dielectric constant. Epoxy. metallocene polymers and other newer techniques of polymerization. parallel plate. hardness. internal mixer. extrusion. their significance. rubber processing in two-roll mill. Polymer rheology: Flow of Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids. Natural and synthetic rubbers: Recovery of NR hydrocarbon from latex. DMTA. dependence of shear modulus on temperature. blend miscibility-miscible and immiscible blends. 4. power factor. suspension. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. glass transition.21. viscosity average and Z-average molecular weights.5. 77   . swelling. weight average. Antinutrients. different flow equations. dissipation factor. determination of number average.6 Section  F:  Polymer  Science  and  Engineering   Chemistry of high polymers: Monomers. Role of minerals in nutrition. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. Rancidity of fats. environmental stress cracking resistance. PBT. Polymer Technology: Polymer compounding-need and significance. PSU.7 Section  G:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. IIR. copolymerization. CSM. viscoelasticity-creep and stress relaxations. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. CR. XRD. different copolymers. cone-plate rheometer. particulate. PP. calendaring.5. cellulose. transfer molding. Polymer testing: Mechanical-static and dynamic tensile. control of rheological characteristics through compounding.21.4. Alkyds. their kinetics. thermodynamics. crosslinking and vulcanization. FRP. Kinetics and inhibition. solution. anthocyanins. PPO. long and short fibre reinforced composites. TGA). molecular/segmental deformations at different zones and transitions. polymer alloys. concept of average molecular weight. toughness. rubber-plastic and rubber-rubber blends. ketones and quinones. microscopic (optical and electronic) techniques. endurance. rubber curing in parallel plate viscometer. PC. degree of polymerizations. kinetics. pectic substances and dietary fibre. rotational molding. techniques for copolymerizationbulk. different compounding ingredients for rubber and plastics. impact. Unsaturated polyester. PU polymers. Coenzymes. Acrylic. random. polymer crystallinity. PER. fatigue. Polymer blends and composites: Difference between blends and composites.oligopolysaccharides including starch. EPDM. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. Synthesis and properties: Commodity and general purpose thermoplastics: PE. Nutrition deficiency diseases. tannins and myoglobin. mechanical models. Engineering Plastics: Nylon. tear. block and graft copolymers. Polymerization and polymorphism. reaction injection molding. chlorophylls. Silicone. azeotropic copolymerization. PVC.

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

VSEPR theory and shape of molecules. UV-visible. dipole moment. Metabolic pathways and their regulation: glycolysis. Basis of Organic Reactions Mechanism: Elementary treatment of SN1. halides and hydrides of alkali and alkaline earth metals. geometry and magnetic properties. electronic and steric effects. atomic size. order of reaction. Markonikoff rule and Kharash effect. solubility product. electronegativity. equilibrium constants (Kc. Carbohydrates.5. thermodynamic aspects and their applications. Structure and bonding: Ionic and covalent bonding. pH. Hemoglobin. catalysis and elementary enzyme reactions. coordination complexes: valence bond and crystal field theory. Metabolism of Nitrogen containing compounds: nitrogen fixation. Lipids. Biochemical separation techniques and characterization: ion exchange. electronic configuration of atoms. uncertainty principle. Structure and function of biomolecules: Amino acids.O. quantum mechanical model of hydrogen atom. SN2. hybridisation. zero. N. Reaction Kinetics: Rate constant. Troutons rule. orientation effect as exemplified by various functional groups. and V. Ionic solids. Hess law.2 Section  I:  Biochemistry   Organization of life. and d Block Elements: Oxides.Importance of water. fluorescence and Mass spectrometry. Second law. Gibbs-Helmholtz equation.1 Section  H:  Chemistry  (Compulsory)   Atomic structure and periodicity: Planck’s quantum theory. Carboxypeptidase and Chymotrypsin.B. ionic radii. Vitamins and Coenzymes. Electrochemistry: Conductance. Thermodynamics: First law. approaches for diatomic molecules. Al. electrophoresis. oxidative phosphorylation. activation energy. Photosynthesis: the Calvin cycle. periodic table and periodic properties. Chemical Equilibria: Colligative properties of solutions. hydrolysis of salts. Enzyme kinetics including its regulation and inhibition. internal energy.5.p. Addition reactions. Kohlrausch law. hydrogen bonding. galvanic cells. and work function. aromatic electrophilic substitution. 4. Identification of functional groups by chemical tests Structure-Reactivity Correlations: Acids and bases. B. Ribonuclease A. buffer and their applications in chemical analysis. Generation and utilization of ATP. ionization energy. tautomerism. ionic equilibria in solution. resonance. Kp and Kx) for homogeneous reactions. Protein structure. s. Hoffmann and Saytzeff rules. common ion effect. lattice energy (Born-Haber Cycle). election affinity. and S. bond angle and bond energy. emf. Lysozyme.22 Life  Sciences  (XL)   4. gluconeogenesis. Si. reversible and irreversible processes.22.4. Proteins and Nucleic acids. Third law of thermodynamics. heat of reaction. M. conformers. glycogen and fatty acid metabolism. Metabolism and bioenergetics. concept of aromaticity. wave particle duality. heat of formation. E1 and E2 reactions. Nernst equation. free energy change and equilibrium constant. van der Waals interactions. Clausius-Clapeyron equation. TCA cycle. first and second order kinetics. structure parameters such as bond length. Diels-Alder reaction. entropy. general characteristics of 3d elements. pentose phosphate pathway. 79   . Kirchoff’s equation. amino acids and nucleotides. optical and geometrical isomerism. Cell structure and organelles. size exclusion and affinity chromatography. folding and function: Myoglobin. P. molecularity. color.22. Half Cell potentials. enthalpy. free energy.5.

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

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

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

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

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

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

After completing the ONLINE application process and generating a PDF file. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? on website www. Voter ID. apart from the application. you can only download the application form and cannot modify the data. 15. 17. Passport. Do I have to send the printout of the application form? YES. Bring the admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. Candidates will not be permitted to take the test if original and valid photo identification is not presented.iitb. This is REQUIRED in addition to the uploading of the image files. Date of Birth and Residential Address. do I have to send the hard copy as well? No. You must bring a valid photo ID card to the examination center. Signature. 2.ac. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. You have to affix your photograph. 16.2.in/gate2013 to complete the application process. Should I attest the photograph for application form? NO. 88   . 14. At the end of the Application process a PDF file of the application is generated. PAN Card. 13. College ID. 6. 18. Employee identification card. I have missed to take a print of my ONLINE application at the end of my application process. will I be able to change my application data? NO.gate.2 Admit card 1. Is the Admit card alone sufficient to gain entry to the exam? No. After completing all the steps upto PDF application form generation in ONLINE application process. Photographs must not be attested application form or uploading. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. 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. How will I get access to it? You can login using Login id (email) and password you had set up and take a printout. When will I receive my admit card? Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012. signature and enclose other documents along with this print out and send to the concerned GATE office. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. I have attached the documents online. Hence you need to be very careful while entering the data. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. you do not have to provide hard copies of documents you have submitted online. You may also save a partially filled application and login in again at a later point in time to complete and submit the application.

4. 89   . You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. 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. mobile phone. 1. For ONLINE examination. 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. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination.to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. For ONLINE Examination. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. 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. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. 2012 with a fee of 400/. 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. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. After submission of application. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. 3. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. 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. payable at Mumbai. 2. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. 7. 6.6. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. 8. However. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. blank papers. For OFFLINE exam. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. and any such electronic gadgets. however. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. The candidate is. 5.

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

                    91   . The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates. Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute. 8.1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST) • District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner.8 Appendix A 8. which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission.

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

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