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  

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

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

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

and XL. For numerical answer type questions. 4. AR. 2 3 4 5 6   . 2. A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score. 3. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. TF. 2. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. MT.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. 5.1 eligibility for GATE examination. Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. MA.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013. Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. CH. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. 6. each question will have four choices for the answer. Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. 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. 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). PH. AG. GG. as required by MHRD. 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. Pre-final year students: Pre-final year students are NOT eligible to write GATE 2013. Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. CE. candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE. if any. For details. 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. on or before 8 October 2012. of India. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. refer to Section 4. For multiple choice type questions. Govt. BT. MN. each question will have a number as the answer. CY. candidates should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. XE.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

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

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

4th year or Completed

2013

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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed

2013

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

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

2014

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

2015

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

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

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Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

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

3. as this knowledge will be required at the time of application form submission and appearing for the examination. GATE Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics *XE Paper Sections Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS GATE Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI CY TF EC EE GG Code A B C D E F G XE* XL** **XL Paper Sections Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code H I J K L M 11   .2 GATE Papers GATE 2013 will be conducted in the following subjects (also referred to as “papers”). Candidates must familiarize with the paper code for the paper of their choice.

PH. GG. MT. 12   . XE and XL 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs CS. MA.3  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR.3. OFFLINE Examination: A paper based examination where the candidate will mark the correct answer out of four options in an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble with a pen. CH. CY. and TF Examination Time 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs Examination Date Examination Type (Day) 20 January 2013 (Sunday) 10 February 2013 (Sunday) ONLINE AE. EE and IN 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs OFFLINE ONLINE Examination: A computer based test (CBT) where the candidate will use a computer mouse to choose a correct answer or enter a numerical answer via a virtual keypad. BT. MN. ME and PI EC. AG. CE.

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

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

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

1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office.in With this interface you can 1.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone.ac. marks and GATE score. Upload photograph. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). 6.iitb. 7. 3. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password.5. Check the status of your application form: Received. Download Admit Card. 5. etc. Make application fee payment through netbanking. Admit Card Ready for Download. Apply for the examination online 2. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. 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. and supporting documents. signature. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. 4. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. Under Scrutiny.3.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. View your answers.     16   . The application fee is non-refundable. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below.

Next you will see an application form to be filled in.1). ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). 6. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. You must first register yourself. asdf.5. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. 5. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. You must click on the link and enter the password. “Save” partially filled form.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7.2 and 3. 3.5 MB See section 3. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. Once you submit the application with payment. where you have to carefully check for any errors. by providing a valid email address. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. Keep the following information ready: 1. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. DOB. You will be required to change the password after the first login.). 10. and resume filling in by logging in again. “Logout”. Before you make the payment. 8. Please see Section 3.3) while filling the online form. 17   . 2. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. etc. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. 9. Upon registration.2.5. 12345. Good quality image of your signature (in . Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory).4) 5.5. 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. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). 4. PIN Code of College) 4. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data.5. 8. Personal information 2. GATE paper. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates).3.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents).

5. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Govt.. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3.1. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.5 MB. as required by MHRD. 18   . File format: PDF or JPEG 3. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. 3.2. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. However. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.5. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. to qualify for the reduced fee.2.2. Resolution: 200 dpi 2.1). 12.1. as the fee is exempted.5.1.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. a PD certificate has to be provided.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. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. of India.11. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. Color mode: 256 colors 3.

From the GATE Online Application Interface. 4. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. as required by MHRD. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface.5. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. 3. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. as required by MHRD. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password.5.3. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees.C). so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. You can also check the status in your bank. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account.3. 7. of India. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. Govt. 5.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. 3.5. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. 2. Once you confirm. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). 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. In such a case. Govt. 6. 19   . of India. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. 3. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. 2.3.

Do not pin. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. 2. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. 2. 3.3. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form.5. 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. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. 4. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. Cut this address slip. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. 2. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with.1 Before  Mailing   1. and sign the application in the box provided. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. 4. Out of the printed pages. 4. If you had paid the application fee by challan. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment.5. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. 5. You must sign in the box provided 4. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). the following procedures need to be completed 3. Before mailing. or attest the photograph 3. sign.4. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. 3.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. 3. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. where the application form needs to be mailed. You do not need to have an account in that branch.

Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). Do not fill address by hand. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. 4. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate.5. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. 3.4. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above.5. 8th October 2012. 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. 2012 or earlier) 6. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 8 October 2012. 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. 2.2 Mailing   1. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application.

3. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head.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. nose. 8. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240.5 cm x 3. 2.         22   . cheeks. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. lip. 7. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. 4. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. and chin should be clearly visible. 5. only clear glasses are permitted. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. 3. 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. without any refund of the application fees. 3. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. any cloth or any shadow. Forehead. 6. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.5.5. If you normally wear spectacles. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. both eyes. 11.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10.5. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. 1.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs.5cm print 9. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4.

2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .5.5.3.

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

Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted.3 Signature  Specifications   1. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 4. 6. 3. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150.                 25   . Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. 2. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3.5. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. 5.5.

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

1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. No. 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. No. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics XE PAPER SECTIONS Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS CY EC EE GG CODE A B C D E F G Sl. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. The candidate is. apart from the core subject of the paper. 4. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. however.1. 27   . Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. See further explanation below.4 Examination Related Information 4.

Section H – Chemistry 2.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. PH. TF. GA – General Aptitude 3. XE. For all other papers (CS. 28   . IN. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. AR. and PI). 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. 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).1. CE. At the end of the three hour window. The examination for the papers with codes AE. and they have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question using a black ink ball point pen.1. MN. GG.2 Duration and Exam Type The GATE examination consists of a single paper of 3 hours duration that contains 65 questions carrying a maximum of 100 marks. 4. MT. AG. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. EC. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. EE. CY.4. 4. CH. MA. 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. 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). BT. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled).3. Any two of XE sections B to G The choice of two out of the sections B to G can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. GA – General Aptitude 3.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. ME. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work.

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

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

4. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions.0 (B) 8. Likewise. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. each question will have four choices 31   . For multiple choice type questions. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. for the linked answer question pair. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. In other words. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. Each question under this group will carry two marks. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. Or these can be common data questions. Out of these. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5.2 Question papers other than GG.4. 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). 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). A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement.0 (D) 12.4. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. 4. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. passage and the like. where each question carries 2 marks. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question).0 (C) 10. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. In the ONLINE papers.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. and carry a total of 15 marks. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. 4. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. GA questions are of multiple choice type.48.Example Q. However. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer.

Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Part A is common for all candidates. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory. 4.4. Out of these. 32   . For numerical answer type questions. Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B. This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks). Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. 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). and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions.4. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. 4. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given. Out of the 2 mark questions. 1 pair is common data questions.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper. Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory. Out of the 2-mark questions. 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. and 1 pair is linked answer questions.3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section. 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). Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions). This section contains 15 multiplechoice questions carrying a total of 25 marks: 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 20 marks). Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions.for the answer. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks). Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Each section in Part B (Section 1 and Section 2) consists of 30 multiple-choice questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 60 marks and some of these may be numerical questions). 4.4.

Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans.” With what. placed in the thermometer under pressure. sentence completion. 2. As the mercury rises. For measuring temperature below –40oF. instructions. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. however. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. verbal analogies.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. 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.4. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF.4.3. (A) Q. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. word groups.1. numerical estimation. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. thermometers filled with alcohol are used.2. Verbal Ability: English grammar. the gas pressures are increased. These are. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. (B) Q. attempts to send the missile into space. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures.5. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. (B) Q.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

metamorphic facies. geometry and genesis of folds. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. volcanism and orogeny. schistosity and lineation. crystal chemistry. vertebrates. sedimentary facies. association of igneous. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. strain and material response.4. mineralogy and petrology. distribution of major. marine geology and ocean resources. methods of projection. glacier and ocean. geostatistics. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. Weathering. grade and basic types. Cosmic abundance. forms. size. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. superposed folding. shape. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. physical properties of the interior of the earth. isotope geochemistry. brittle and ductile deformation. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. forms and textures. soil formation. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction. primary and secondary structures. quantitative and applied geomorphology. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals.Geological time scale and geochronology. stratigraphic principles. metamorphism of pelitic. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. tectonites and their significance. Geomorphic processes and agents. Metamorphism. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. earthquakes. sedimentary processes and environments. isostasy. introductory well logging. role of fluids in metamorphism. controlling factors. Introduction to remote sensing. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. 55   . ore reserve estimation. mining methods. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. mineral and ground water. optical mineralogy.Physical basis and applications of gravity. unconformities. magmatic differentiation. Basic structural geology. basement cover relationship. basin analysis. electromagnetic.5. slope and drainage. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. minor and trace elements. magnetic. continents and continental processes. shear zone. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy.5.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. sampling. ores and metamorphism. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. Coal and petroleum geology. Igneous rocks – classification.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. 4.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4. continental drift. geochemical evolution of the earth. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. twinning. action of river. internal structure and composition of the earth. hydrothermal. cleavage. classification of minerals. electrical. Stress.12. wind. development and evolution of landforms. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. faults. Morphology. plate tectonics. meteorites. ore dressing and mineral economics. physical oceanography. microfossils and palaeoflora. Ground water geology. joints. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores).5. elements of seismology. geochemical cycles.1 Earth and Planetary system.12.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Third law of thermodynamics. 4. Nernst equation. s. Identification of functional groups by chemical tests Structure-Reactivity Correlations: Acids and bases.4. Thermodynamics: First law. general characteristics of 3d elements. E1 and E2 reactions. catalysis and elementary enzyme reactions. Basis of Organic Reactions Mechanism: Elementary treatment of SN1. 79   . periodic table and periodic properties. internal energy. heat of formation. geometry and magnetic properties. common ion effect. enthalpy. ionization energy. B. Ribonuclease A. Structure and function of biomolecules: Amino acids. Half Cell potentials.1 Section  H:  Chemistry  (Compulsory)   Atomic structure and periodicity: Planck’s quantum theory. dipole moment. and d Block Elements: Oxides. wave particle duality. heat of reaction.22 Life  Sciences  (XL)   4. Al. Kp and Kx) for homogeneous reactions. electronegativity.Importance of water. Markonikoff rule and Kharash effect. zero. structure parameters such as bond length. bond angle and bond energy. electronic configuration of atoms. oxidative phosphorylation. size exclusion and affinity chromatography. electronic and steric effects. van der Waals interactions. Protein structure. concept of aromaticity. Photosynthesis: the Calvin cycle.B. aromatic electrophilic substitution.5.2 Section  I:  Biochemistry   Organization of life. VSEPR theory and shape of molecules. and V. Chemical Equilibria: Colligative properties of solutions. ionic equilibria in solution. molecularity. Biochemical separation techniques and characterization: ion exchange. Vitamins and Coenzymes. Reaction Kinetics: Rate constant. ionic radii. Troutons rule. Gibbs-Helmholtz equation. P. gluconeogenesis. Hess law. hydrogen bonding. and work function. SN2. Lipids.22. thermodynamic aspects and their applications.5. galvanic cells. M. Enzyme kinetics including its regulation and inhibition. Metabolism of Nitrogen containing compounds: nitrogen fixation. Ionic solids. optical and geometrical isomerism. free energy change and equilibrium constant. Second law. orientation effect as exemplified by various functional groups.p. lattice energy (Born-Haber Cycle). electrophoresis. UV-visible. approaches for diatomic molecules. order of reaction. Diels-Alder reaction. hybridisation. coordination complexes: valence bond and crystal field theory. entropy. Lysozyme. election affinity. reversible and irreversible processes. Kirchoff’s equation. atomic size. Addition reactions. Generation and utilization of ATP. halides and hydrides of alkali and alkaline earth metals. first and second order kinetics. pentose phosphate pathway. Metabolic pathways and their regulation: glycolysis. equilibrium constants (Kc. color. Carbohydrates. free energy. N. Hemoglobin. Hoffmann and Saytzeff rules. activation energy.22. Kohlrausch law. Carboxypeptidase and Chymotrypsin. fluorescence and Mass spectrometry. Clausius-Clapeyron equation. Proteins and Nucleic acids. folding and function: Myoglobin. pH. glycogen and fatty acid metabolism. Structure and bonding: Ionic and covalent bonding. amino acids and nucleotides. hydrolysis of salts. TCA cycle.5. quantum mechanical model of hydrogen atom. buffer and their applications in chemical analysis. conformers. Si. tautomerism. Metabolism and bioenergetics. Cell structure and organelles. uncertainty principle. emf. and S. resonance.O. solubility product. Electrochemistry: Conductance.

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

Glyoxalate pathway. 81   .coli. Antifungal and antiviral drugs. Eukaryotic microbes: Yeasts. Bacterial genetic system: transformation. Effect of environmental factors on growth. Mathematical expression of exponential growth phase. Carbon. Role of microorganisms in transformation of organic matter and in the causation of diseases. DNA repair. Operon model. Soil microorganisms associated with vascular plants. Humoral and cell mediated immunity. Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic Cells: Structure and Function: Prokaryotic Cells: cell walls. Pentose-phosphate pathway. mode of action and resistance. Classification of infectious diseases. Glycolysis. Cell inclusions like endospores and gas vesicles. Retroviruses. Mechanism of microbial pathogenicity. Entner-Doudoroff pathway. Molecular approaches to microbial taxonomy.and electron-microscopy. Flagella and Pili. sulphur and nitrogen cycles. Principles of microbial nutrition. RNA viruses. Microbial Taxonomy and Diversity: Bacteria. Common regulatory mechanisms in synthesis of amino acids. plasmids. Photosynthesis. Fermentation. transduction.22. Synchronous growth. Golgi apparatus. Chemolithotrophy. bacteria. Antigens and antibodies. cell membranes. Calvin cycle. UV and chemical mutagens. Light-. Basic concept of microbial genomics. Ames test for mutagenesis. Eukaryotic cell organelles: Endoplasmic reticulum. Methods in Microbiology: Pure culture techniques. conjugation. Growth curve. Landmark discoveries relevant to the field of microbiology. Control of Micro-organisms: Effect of physical and chemical agents. Microbial Growth: Definition of growth.5.4. and pathogenic fungi. Chemotherapy/Antibiotics: General characteristics of antimicrobial drugs. Biosynthetic pathway for fatty acids synthesis.4 Section  K:  Microbiology   Historical Perspective: Discovery of microbial world. Antibiotics: Classification. Microbial Genetics: Types of mutation. Evaluation of effectiveness of antimicrobial agents. Continuous culture. Viruses and their classification. Measurement of growth and growth yields. Theory and practice of sterilization. Archea and their broad classification. The citric acid cycle. An overview of metabolism. RNA phages. mitochondria and chloroplasts. Emerging infectious diseases. Nonspecific defense of host. Microbial Diseases and Host Pathogen Interaction: Normal microbiota. recombination. Bacterial genome with special reference to E. Selection of mutants. Microbial Ecology: Microbial interactions. Human diseases caused by viruses. Phage λ and its life cycle. mechanisms of solute transport across membranes. Reservoirs of infection. Controversy over spontaneous generation. Aerobic and anaerobic respiration. Nosocomial infection. Capsules. phase contrast. Regulation of major metabolic pathways. Regulation of gene expression: repression and induction. Vaccines. Microbial Metabolism: Energetics: redox reactions and electron carriers. Enrichment culture techniques for isolation of microorganisms. molds and protozoa. transposons. Immune deficiency.

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

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

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Online Payment: Netbanking through the payment gateway.gate. you will be allotted a centre in the examination city of your first choice. After confirming the payment. My power/internet connection failed during application process. Your browser screen will re-directed to the bank you choose. 7. 6. 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.in/gate2013). you can indicate the category to which you belong to. Login with your Internet banking credentials and confirm the payment. How do I make the fee payment for GATE 2013 examination? You can make the payment during the ONLINE application process by choosing one of the following options: 1.1 Application Process 1.6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 6. one email address can be used for only one application form.ac. but I don’t see that option! You can only use internet banking (netbanking) facilities for online payment. What about the OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates? Do they have to enclose the category certificate too? NO. Can I use one email address to fill multiple application forms? NO. 2. 3. However. 1. your second choice will be considered. in the application. Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process. If I want the Online Payment (Netbanking) option.iitb. Only in cases where it becomes difficult to accommodate you in the examination city of your first choice. how should I complete the application process? After filling all the fields in the ONLINE application form. 2. you will be re-directed back to GATE application website. How do I apply ONLINE? Go to the link How to apply? On website (www. You need to produce the category certificate only to the admitting institute at the time of admission. 8. I want to pay online by my credit card. read the instructions and apply from the link provided in the main page. 5. You are asking only the SC/ST/PD candidates to enclose the category certificate. Challan Payment: Payment by cash at any branch of Canara Bank or State Bank of India. the data you entered up to that time has been stored online. 4. Why should I choose two examination cities? Generally. 86   . what do I do? If you have clicked on “Save” during application process. Credit cards will not be accepted. 2. choose Online Payment option and proceed for payment by following the instructions.

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

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

For ONLINE Examination. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. 3. however. The candidate is. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. 6. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. 89   . 8. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. 5.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. payable at Mumbai. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. After submission of application. 7. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. For ONLINE examination. 2012 with a fee of 400/. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. blank papers. 1. 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. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination.6. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. 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. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate.to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. However. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. For OFFLINE exam. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. and any such electronic gadgets. Will there be any arrangement at the test center for the safe keeping of my personal items such as my mobile phone? No such arrangements will be possible at the test center. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. 4. 2. 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.

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

1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST) • District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates.                     91   . which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission. 8.8 Appendix A 8. 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.

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

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