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  

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

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

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

5. AG. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. Numerical answer type questions in ONLINE papers: In the ONLINE papers. CY. Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. each question will have four choices for the answer. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE. 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). GG. Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. Each online paper will have 15 or more marks worth of questions requiring numerical answers where possible. each question will have a number as the answer. PH. CH. MN. BT. TF. of India. and XL. 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. Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. 3. 4.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013. 2. Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. if any.1 eligibility for GATE examination. MT. on or before 8 October 2012. For numerical answer type questions. 6. CE. refer to Section 4. Pre-final year students: Pre-final year students are NOT eligible to write GATE 2013. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. as required by MHRD. 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. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs. Govt. AR. For details. candidates should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. XE. A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score. 2. 2 3 4 5 6   . MA. For multiple choice type questions. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased.

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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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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. This certificate will also be present in the last portion of the PDF application form provided to you after you submit application online.

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

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

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

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

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

and supporting documents.iitb. Check the status of your application form: Received.     16   . etc. Admit Card Ready for Download. Apply for the examination online 2. View your answers. 3. 5. 4. Download Admit Card. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). 7.5. Upload photograph. Make application fee payment through netbanking. Under Scrutiny. marks and GATE score.in With this interface you can 1.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. signature.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone.3. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. The application fee is non-refundable. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp.ac. 6. 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.

5 MB See section 3. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there.3) while filling the online form. Please see Section 3. 6.3. You will be required to change the password after the first login. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. Once you submit the application with payment. 3. 12345. 8. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website.2. etc. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). Next you will see an application form to be filled in.2 and 3. GATE paper. You must first register yourself. Upon registration. 2. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. “Logout”. DOB. where you have to carefully check for any errors.5.4) 5.5.1). Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. 5. 17   . 9. 10. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. PIN Code of College) 4. You must click on the link and enter the password. Personal information 2. 8. “Save” partially filled form. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). asdf. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents).5. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. Keep the following information ready: 1.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Before you make the payment. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. and resume filling in by logging in again. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. by providing a valid email address.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6.5. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. Good quality image of your signature (in . an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS).). you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. 4. 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.

Resolution: 200 dpi 2. However. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. as the fee is exempted.2 SC/ST/PD  Certificate   Only male applicants who claim to be in any of the category SC/ST/PD have to produce valid documentary evidence (details given in Section 8.2.11.5 MB. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.1. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.5. of India. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. as required by MHRD. 12. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.1. 18   .. a PD certificate has to be provided. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. Color mode: 256 colors 3.2. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. Govt. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.2. 3.5. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.5. to qualify for the reduced fee.1. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.1).

Once you confirm. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure).3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. 3. 7. You can also check the status in your bank. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. From the GATE Online Application Interface. as required by MHRD. 4. of India.3. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. In such a case. 6.5. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. 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. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. 2. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. 2.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. of India. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. 5. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee.5. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time.5. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. as required by MHRD. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. You have to print it out on an A4 paper.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. 3. 3. 19   . Candidate Category Mode Online Netbanking Male General/OBC-NC Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Online Netbanking Male SC/ST/PD Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Female Application Fee Bank Charges Total to be Paid 1200 1200 1200 600 600 600 10 20 25 10 20 25 1210 1220 1225 610 620 625 No Application Fee.3. Govt.3. Govt.C).

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. 4. 2. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent.5.3. 3. Out of the printed pages. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. the following procedures need to be completed 3. or attest the photograph 3. Do not pin. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. where the application form needs to be mailed. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. You must sign in the box provided 4. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. 3.4. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. 2. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. 4. Before mailing. 5.5. You do not need to have an account in that branch. sign. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. 2. The bank will retain one copy and give you back the remaining copies: one of which you have to send along with the printed application form and the other is for your reference.1 Before  Mailing   1. and sign the application in the box provided. 4. If you had paid the application fee by challan. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). Cut this address slip.

8 October 2012.5. 8th October 2012. 4.4. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. 3.5. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. 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. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. 2. 2012 or earlier) 6. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. Do not fill address by hand. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents.2 Mailing   1. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned.

The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. 3.         22   .5. 2. and chin should be clearly visible. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012.3. any cloth or any shadow. If you normally wear spectacles. 8. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. 7.5. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. only clear glasses are permitted. 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.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.5 cm x 3. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. without any refund of the application fees. both eyes. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. 4.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. 11. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. 3. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. 5.5cm print 9. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. Forehead. cheeks.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. lip. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio.5. nose. 1. 6.

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

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

Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. 5.5. 6. 4. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper.                 25   .5. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. 3. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. 2.3 Signature  Specifications   1. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted.

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

No. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. however. apart from the core subject of the paper. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. The candidate is. 27   . No. 4.1 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. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics XE PAPER SECTIONS Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS CY EC EE GG CODE A B C D E F G Sl. See further explanation below. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences XL PAPER SECTIONS Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI TF XE* XL* CODE H I J K L M * XE (Engineering Sciences) and XL (Life Sciences) papers are of general nature and will comprise of the sections listed in the above table.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission.1.4 Examination Related Information 4.

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. The examination for the papers with codes AE. 4. AR. XE. GA – General Aptitude 3. CH. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. 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). GA – General Aptitude 3.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. 4. CE. and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. 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. PH. and they have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question using a black ink ball point pen. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. 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). EE. AG. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. EC. GG. MA. 28   . The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). and PI). MT. Section H – Chemistry 2.1. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time.3.4. BT. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. MN.1.2 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. IN. At the end of the three hour window. ME. For all other papers (CS. CY. TF.

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

53 Therefore the lac-operon is (A) repressed and can only be induced with lactose. 30   . to be entered by the candidate.52 The molar concentration of the repressor in the cell is (A) 0. Example Q. (D) expressed only when glucose and lactose are present. 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. Design of Questions The questions in a paper may be designed to test the following abilities: (i) Recall: These are based on facts.1 nM (B) 1 nM (C) 10 nM (D) 100 nM Second question of the pair: Q. Example Q. by requiring him/her to draw simple conclusions from fundamental ideas. (C) not repressed. formulae or laws of the discipline of the paper. principles. (B) repressed and cannot be induced with lactose.Q. A DC motor requires a starter in order to (A) develop a starting torque (B) compensate for auxiliary field ampere turns (C) limit armature current at starting (D) provide regenerative braking (iii) Application: In these questions. (iv) Numerical answer questions. 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.

The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16.4. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks.48. In the ONLINE papers. each question will have four choices 31   .0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. The GA section includes 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 5 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 10 marks). Out of these. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. 4. Likewise. XE and XL These papers would contain 25 questions carrying one mark each (sub-total 25 marks) and 30 questions carrying two marks each (sub-total 60 marks). For multiple choice type questions. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor.0 (B) 8. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. 4. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. Or these can be common data questions. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. In other words.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. for the linked answer question pair. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. Each question under this group will carry two marks.Example Q. GA questions are of multiple choice type. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. However.4. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). passage and the like.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. 4.0 (D) 12. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. where each question carries 2 marks.2 Question papers other than GG. and carry a total of 15 marks.0 (C) 10. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.

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

4. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide.” With what. (B) Q. attempts to send the missile into space.3. numerical estimation. instructions. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . however. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. 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. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. the gas pressures are increased.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. besides mercury. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. word groups. As the mercury rises. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. (B) Q.1. (A) Q. verbal analogies. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. These are. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several …….1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. 2.5.2. For measuring temperature below –40oF. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. placed in the thermometer under pressure.4. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. Verbal Ability: English grammar. sentence completion.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

classification of minerals. minor and trace elements. internal structure and composition of the earth. development and evolution of landforms. 55   . ores and metamorphism.12. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. controlling factors. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. tectonites and their significance. mineralogy and petrology. joints. distribution of major. introductory well logging. geometry and genesis of folds.Physical basis and applications of gravity. continental drift. Coal and petroleum geology. Cosmic abundance. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. brittle and ductile deformation.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4. vertebrates.Geological time scale and geochronology.12. isostasy. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. soil formation. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). metamorphic facies. faults. cleavage. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. isotope geochemistry. marine geology and ocean resources. Igneous rocks – classification. 4. mining methods. grade and basic types. geochemical cycles. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. Weathering. basement cover relationship. Introduction to remote sensing. basin analysis. stratigraphic principles. plate tectonics. geochemical evolution of the earth. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. optical mineralogy. forms and textures. Geomorphic processes and agents. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. continents and continental processes. role of fluids in metamorphism. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. magnetic. hydrothermal. ore dressing and mineral economics. magmatic differentiation. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic. primary and secondary structures. glacier and ocean. microfossils and palaeoflora. wind. shape. physical properties of the interior of the earth. Ground water geology. volcanism and orogeny. geostatistics. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. slope and drainage. earthquakes. action of river. Basic structural geology. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. methods of projection. quantitative and applied geomorphology. size.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. electrical. twinning. sedimentary facies. schistosity and lineation. superposed folding. strain and material response. meteorites. forms.1 Earth and Planetary system. mineral and ground water. elements of seismology. sedimentary processes and environments. Stress. shear zone.5.5. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. crystal chemistry. ore reserve estimation.5. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. association of igneous. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas.4. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. electromagnetic. Morphology. Metamorphism.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. metamorphism of pelitic. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. unconformities. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. physical oceanography. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction. sampling.

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

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

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

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

Newton-Raphson method. Weierstrass approximation theorem. bounded linear operators. Stokes and Gauss. conditional probability. self-adjoint operators. residue theorem and applications for evaluating real integrals. joint and conditional distributions. Linear transformations and their matrix representations. Algebra:Normal subgroups and homomorphism theorems. expectation. multiple integrals. Lebesgue integral. Group actions. Hilbert spaces. numerical differentiation. Mechanics: Virtual work. matrix eigenvalue problems: power method. Runge-Kutta methods. systems of linear equations. Finite dimensional inner product spaces. Hamiltonian equations. least square polynomial approximation. numerical solution of ordinary differential equations: initial value problems: Taylor series methods. Skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. principle of uniform boundedness. Hahn-Banach extension theorem. Taylor and Laurent’s series. completeness. Testing of 60   . metric spaces. open mapping and closed graph theorems. solutions of Laplace. compactness. Weak and strong law of large numbers. Legendre and Bessel functions and their orthogonality. moments. rank. Bayes theorem. Newton interpolations. Sylow’s theorems and their applications. numerical integration: Trapezoidal and Simpson rules. countability and separation axioms. Gauss Legendrequadrature. conditional expectation. theorems of Green.14 Mathematics  (MA)   Linear Algebra: Finite dimensional vector spaces. orthonormal bases. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order ordinary differential equations. connectedness. existence and uniqueness theorems. Probability and Statistics: Probability space. secant method. automorphisms. maxima. standard probability distributions and their properties. power series. Cayley-Hamilton Theroem. uniform convergence. method of undetermined parameters. Urysohn’s Lemma. Riemann integration. surface and volume integrals. Real Analysis: Sequences and series of functions. Lagrange’s equations for holonomic systems. functions of several variables. Fields. second order linear equations in two variables and their classification. minima. minimal polynomial. method of characteristics. Cauchy. Gram-Schmidt orthonormalization process. measurable functions. Fourier series and Fourier transform and Laplace transform methods of solutions for the above equations. complex integration: Cauchy’s integral theorem and formula. independence. Prime ideals and maximal ideals in commutative rings. Principle ideal domains and unique factorization domains. iterative methods (Jacobi and Gauss-Seidel). linear second order ordinary differential equations with variable coefficients. method of Laplace transforms for solving ordinary differential equations. Random variables. conformal mappings. finite fields. Fourier series. linear ordinary differential equations of higher order with constant coefficients. fixed point iteration. Liouville’s theorem. Lagrange. Dirichlet and Neumann problems. Numerical Analysis: Numerical solution of algebraic and transcendental equations: bisection. compactness. numerical solution of systems of linear equations: direct methods (Gauss elimination. maximum modulus principle. Complex Analysis: Analytic functions. Euler’s method. interpolation: error of polynomial interpolation. maximum likelihood estimators. Functional Analysis:Banach spaces. series solutions. line. Partial Differential Equations: Linear and quasilinear first order partial differential equations. Topology: Basic concepts of topology. central limit theorem. dominated convergence theorem. Lebesgue measure. Hermitian. wave and diffusion equations in two variables. Sampling distributions.5.4. diagonalisation. product topology. LU decomposition). eigen values and eigen vectors. UMVU estimators. systems of linear first order ordinary differential equations. Riesz representation theorem. Fatou’s lemma. Euclidean domains. bilinear transformations.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

manometry. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices.21.Taylor’s series.5. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). 4. 74   . Lagrange method of multipliers.4. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. discrete and continuous distributions. Mean value theorems. limit. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems. Stokes. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. momentum and energy. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. Half range sine and cosine series. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. random variables. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. Binomial. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. Complex variable: Analytic functions. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. Cauchy. Line integral.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. concept of local and convective accelerations. surface and volume integrals. Cauchy-Riemann equations. Maxima and minima. Functions of two variables. maxima and minima. Beta and Gamma functions. steady and unsteady flows. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. Application in solving potential problems. Poisson. power series. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. vector identities. directional derivatives.Laplace equation. Newton’s interpolation formulae. inverse. Hermitian. Calculus: Functions of single variable. stream function and potential function. limit.21.5.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4.Euler’s equations. vorticity. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). double and triple integrals and their applications. conditional probability. Variation of parameters method. control volume analysis for mass. sequence and series. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. symmetric. correlation and linear regression. Bayes Theorem. tests for convergence. continuity. forces on submerged bodies. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. Vector Calculus: Gradient.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. partial derivatives. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. total derivatives. rank. continuity and differentiability. divergence and curl. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. power series solutions. Concept of fluid rotation. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. and normal distributions. line. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). Fourier Series. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. diagonalisation of matrices. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods.5. system of linear equations.

doping of semiconductors and surface hardening of metals. polymerization. cold. elongation. laminar and turbulent flows. fatigue. Thermal Properties: Heat capacity. unit cells and space lattices. Basic ideas of flow measurement using venturimeter.Crystal growth techniques. hot working of metals. Diffusion: Fick’s laws and application of diffusion in sintering. properties and applications. Dimensional analysis: Concept of geometric. photoconductivity and superconductivity. Metals and Alloys: Solid solutions. absorption and transmission of electromagnetic radiation in solids. friction factor. intermediate phases. exhibiting ferroelectric. miller indices of planes and directions. potential flow past a circular cylinder. ionic and covalent solids. scanning tunneling microscopy. ceramic and polymeric materials. yield strength. crystal systems. piezoelectric. recovery. Optical Properties: Reflection. Polymers: Classification. packing geometry in metallic. semiconducting behavior. lasers and optical fibers. tensile strength. dielectric properties. thermal expansion of materials.Imperfections in crystalline solids and their role in influencing various properties. determination of structures of simple crystals by x-ray diffraction. processing and applications of traditional and advanced ceramics. properties. properties and applications of ferrous and non-ferrous alloys. solubility limit. Mechanical Properties: stress-strain diagrams of metallic. phase rule.Potential flow: elementary flow fields and principle of superposition. atomic absorption spectroscopy. toughness. nanomaterials – synthesis. Electronic Properties: Concept of energy band diagram for materials – conductors. thermal conductivity. drag and lift forces. modulus of elasticity. streamlined and bluff bodies. differential scanning calorimetry. heat treatment of steels.21. processing and applications. hardness. Advanced Materials and Tools: Smart materials. Qualitative ideas of boundary layer and separation. optoelectric. refraction. superalloys. biomaterials. Crystal structure of materials. Concept of amorphous. structure and properties. Composites: Properties and applications of various composites. importance of nondimensional numbers. viscoelasticity. additives for polymer products. creep. intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors. Fully-developed pipe flow. scanning electron microscopy. Microstrcture. electrical conductivity – effect of temperature on conductility. pitot-static tube and orifice plate. impact strength. plastic deformation. kinematic and dynamic similarity. Materials characterization techniques such as. ductile and brittle fracture. Darcy-Weisbach relation. semiconductors and insulators. single and polycrystalline structures and their effect on properties of materials. binary phase diagrams. atomic force microscopy. 4.3 Section  C:  Materials  Science   Structure: Atomic structure and bonding in materials. shape memory alloys. recrystallization and grain growth. Ceramics: Structure. transmission electron microscopy. iron-iron carbide phase diagram. intermetallic compounds. 75   .5.

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

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

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

concept of aromaticity. Markonikoff rule and Kharash effect.5. Enzyme kinetics including its regulation and inhibition. common ion effect. oxidative phosphorylation. Ribonuclease A.5. Second law. Electrochemistry: Conductance. P. heat of reaction. van der Waals interactions. 79   . Hess law. Lipids. molecularity. solubility product. VSEPR theory and shape of molecules. B. Structure and function of biomolecules: Amino acids. enthalpy. Thermodynamics: First law. dipole moment.O. thermodynamic aspects and their applications. uncertainty principle. internal energy. Chemical Equilibria: Colligative properties of solutions. Nernst equation. size exclusion and affinity chromatography. structure parameters such as bond length.B. catalysis and elementary enzyme reactions. aromatic electrophilic substitution. folding and function: Myoglobin. Troutons rule. orientation effect as exemplified by various functional groups. bond angle and bond energy. fluorescence and Mass spectrometry. Hoffmann and Saytzeff rules.22. order of reaction. electronic configuration of atoms. M. TCA cycle. Kirchoff’s equation. and V. Clausius-Clapeyron equation. hydrolysis of salts.4. 4.1 Section  H:  Chemistry  (Compulsory)   Atomic structure and periodicity: Planck’s quantum theory. Kohlrausch law. Generation and utilization of ATP. Addition reactions. Si. hydrogen bonding. coordination complexes: valence bond and crystal field theory. ionic radii. s. emf.22 Life  Sciences  (XL)   4. Vitamins and Coenzymes.22. gluconeogenesis. electronegativity. Al. ionization energy. free energy. Reaction Kinetics: Rate constant. Carbohydrates. E1 and E2 reactions. Proteins and Nucleic acids. hybridisation.5. buffer and their applications in chemical analysis. SN2. Biochemical separation techniques and characterization: ion exchange. general characteristics of 3d elements. ionic equilibria in solution. and d Block Elements: Oxides. Metabolism of Nitrogen containing compounds: nitrogen fixation. pH. Basis of Organic Reactions Mechanism: Elementary treatment of SN1. Gibbs-Helmholtz equation. Hemoglobin. Identification of functional groups by chemical tests Structure-Reactivity Correlations: Acids and bases. UV-visible. first and second order kinetics. Photosynthesis: the Calvin cycle. Metabolic pathways and their regulation: glycolysis. election affinity. halides and hydrides of alkali and alkaline earth metals. tautomerism. activation energy. pentose phosphate pathway. color. Carboxypeptidase and Chymotrypsin. geometry and magnetic properties. resonance. Half Cell potentials.Importance of water. quantum mechanical model of hydrogen atom. Diels-Alder reaction. lattice energy (Born-Haber Cycle). periodic table and periodic properties. reversible and irreversible processes. free energy change and equilibrium constant. heat of formation. N. atomic size. conformers. and work function. equilibrium constants (Kc. Structure and bonding: Ionic and covalent bonding. galvanic cells. entropy.2 Section  I:  Biochemistry   Organization of life. optical and geometrical isomerism. and S. glycogen and fatty acid metabolism. Ionic solids. Third law of thermodynamics. wave particle duality. zero. Kp and Kx) for homogeneous reactions. approaches for diatomic molecules. Protein structure. electronic and steric effects. Cell structure and organelles. Lysozyme. amino acids and nucleotides. electrophoresis. Metabolism and bioenergetics.p.

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

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

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

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

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

My bank account has been debited (money taken out). Any excess/unaccounted debits will be returned to you. What do I do ? When you can get back online. 12. you have to start with the payment step again (choice of Online or Chalan). a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. 2. 3. My power/internet connection failed during online payment. What do I do? This happened because of some failure in internet transactions (including failure of internet connection at your end). You will be charged only once. If the payment was not received by GATE. If the payment was received by GATE. 87   . to complete payment. 1. My netbanking account has been debited (money taken out) more than once. 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. 4. At the end of this process. 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. This page will contain 3 copies of challan. If I want the Bank Challan option. 2. 11.3. Please check your bank account after 48 hours. but GATE Application website says that the payment has not been received. you can continue the process of printing the application form. choose Bank Challan option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. Page 4: page for candidates who select “bank challan” way of payment (as against the net banking). how should I complete the application process? After filling in all the fields in the ONLINE application form. 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. you MUST initiate a fresh payment process on the GATE application website. At the end of this process. 9. 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. first check the status of your payment on the GATE application website. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? to complete the application process. 10. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy. As soon as possible. 1. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip (of where you need to send the hard copy) to be pasted on an A4 sized envelope 2. 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. The money that was debited (taken out) from your account the first time. and make the payment again.

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

Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. 4. For ONLINE examination. 6. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. mobile phone. After submission of application. 8. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. 7. 5. 2012 with a fee of 400/. however. For OFFLINE exam. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. 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. 1. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. blank papers. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. For ONLINE Examination. 89   . 2. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree.to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. payable at Mumbai. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. 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. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. The candidate is. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. However.6. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. 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. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. 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. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. and any such electronic gadgets. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. 3.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1.

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

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. which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates. Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted.8 Appendix A 8. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category. 8.                     91   .

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

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