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  

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

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

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

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

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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.2. This certificate will also be present in the last portion of the PDF application form provided to you after you submit application online. 10   . A letter from the principal indicating that the student has a backlog from an earlier semester/year to be cleared.

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

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

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

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

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

3. The application fee is non-refundable. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). Download Admit Card. and supporting documents.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. Upload photograph.iitb. Check the status of your application form: Received.     16   . 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. 4.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. signature. 5. marks and GATE score. 7.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. Make application fee payment through netbanking. Admit Card Ready for Download. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. Under Scrutiny.3. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. etc.in With this interface you can 1. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp.ac. 6. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. View your answers. Apply for the examination online 2.5. Rejected after Scrutiny failed.

GATE paper. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. by providing a valid email address. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently.1). Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). 9. etc. Please see Section 3.5. You must click on the link and enter the password.5. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. 8.3) while filling the online form. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. “Logout”. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. 5. You must first register yourself. 8. Personal information 2.5. 17   .3. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. Once you submit the application with payment. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). 10. DOB. 12345. Good quality image of your signature (in .5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. Upon registration. 4.2. and resume filling in by logging in again. 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. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there.4) 5. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. Next you will see an application form to be filled in.). You will be required to change the password after the first login. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. 2. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. Before you make the payment.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. PIN Code of College) 4.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). asdf. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1.5. where you have to carefully check for any errors. 3. Keep the following information ready: 1. 6.2 and 3. “Save” partially filled form.5 MB See section 3.

5. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Govt.1.5. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. 18   . applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. 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 required by MHRD. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. 12. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.2 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. a PD certificate has to be provided. of India.5 MB. as the fee is exempted.5. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. to qualify for the reduced fee..2.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. Color mode: 256 colors 3.2. However. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.1.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.11.2. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.1. 3. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”.1).

4. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). of India. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. 3. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. You can also check the status in your bank.3. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. Govt. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. 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. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1.5. 2. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. 3. 2. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. 6.3. Govt. 5. 7.5. as required by MHRD. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time.C). 3. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. You have to print it out on an A4 paper.3. 19   . All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees. From the GATE Online Application Interface. In such a case. Once you confirm. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface.5. of India. as required by MHRD.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1.

Do not pin. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. If you had paid the application fee by challan. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. 3. You do not need to have an account in that branch. the following procedures need to be completed 3.5. Before mailing. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. 3. You must sign in the box provided 4.3. 4. 2.5. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. 4. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. or attest the photograph 3. sign. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. 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.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. Cut this address slip. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . 3. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. 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. Out of the printed pages. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. 5. and sign the application in the box provided. where the application form needs to be mailed. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1.4. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system.1 Before  Mailing   1.

2. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). 4. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. 8th October 2012. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. Do not fill address by hand. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. GATE copy of Challan duly stamped by the bank after payment of fees (you need not submit challan in case of payment by net banking) 3. 3. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday.5.2 Mailing   1.4. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. 21   . If you had uploaded the supporting documents online.5. 8 October 2012. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 2012 or earlier) 6. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices.

7. without any refund of the application fees. 6. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot.5 cm x 3.3. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit.         22   .5. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. cheeks.5. 8. 5. 3. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. Forehead. If you normally wear spectacles. 3. For your own benefit it may be prudent not to intentionally change your facial features or hair style as in the photograph until the day of the exam. 1. 11.5cm print 9. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. nose. 4. only clear glasses are permitted. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo.5. 2. lip. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. both eyes. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. and chin should be clearly visible. any cloth or any shadow. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10.5    Photograph  and  Signature  Requirements   The GATE 2013 Online Applicant Interface requires that copies of your photograph and signature be uploaded as an electronic file at the time of submitting your application.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs.

5.3.5. 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.

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

3. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. 6. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. 4. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable.                 25   . and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 5. and get the image cropped by the studio itself.5.3 Signature  Specifications   1. 2. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150.5. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper.

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

Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. however.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. 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. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree.1.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). No. The candidate is. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. 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. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. No.4 Examination Related Information 4. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. apart from the core subject of the paper. 4. 27   .

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. CE.4. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. CH. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. AR. MA. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). MN. PH. CY. GA – General Aptitude 3.1.1.2 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). EC. 4. TF. IN. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. MT. 4. EE. GG. 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.3. AG. BT. For all other papers (CS. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. XE. GA – General Aptitude 3. The examination for the papers with codes AE.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. 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. At the end of the three hour window. and PI). 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). 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. 28   .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. Section H – Chemistry 2. ME.

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

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

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

2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. Part A is common for all candidates. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. 32   . Out of these. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. 4. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. Out of the 2-mark questions. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks). Out of the 2 mark questions.3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks). Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions.for the answer. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. 4. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory. and 1 pair is linked answer questions. 4. Each of the other sections of the XE paper (Sections B through G) contains 22 questions carrying a total of 35 marks: 9 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 9 marks) and 13 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 26 marks). Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. This section contains 15 multiplechoice questions carrying a total of 25 marks: 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 20 marks). Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). 1 pair is common data questions.4. each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given. Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B. For numerical answer type questions.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper.4. Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory. Each section in Part B (Section 1 and Section 2) consists of 30 multiple-choice questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 60 marks and some of these may be numerical questions).4. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Each of the other sections of the XL paper (Sections I through M) contains 20 multiple choice questions carrying a total of 30 marks: 10 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 10 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 20 marks). Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions).

so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. critical reasoning and verbal deduction.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. 2. verbal analogies.4. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. (B) Q. 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.2. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . numerical reasoning and data interpretation. Verbal Ability: English grammar.” With what. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. placed in the thermometer under pressure. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. besides mercury. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. instructions. however.5. For measuring temperature below –40oF. attempts to send the missile into space. the gas pressures are increased. These are. (A) Q.1. sentence completion. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several …….1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1.3.4. numerical estimation. As the mercury rises. (B) Q. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. word groups. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures.

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

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

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

Darcy.Weisbach and Hazen-Williams equations.4.5. hitch systems and hitching of tillage implements. measurement of force.C. maintenance and repair. mechanical steering and hydraulic control systems used in tractors. Line. design and selection of machine elements – gears. fuels and combustion. Numerical Methods: Solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations. integration of trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. intake and exhaust. Stokes. PDEs -Laplace. heat load and power losses. I. operation. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. surface and volume integrals. principles of working. Higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients. cooling. engine components. mowing. mechanics of animal traction. animal. pulleys. continuity and differentiability. testing of agricultural machinery and equipment. tractor tests and performance. power transmission systems – gear trains. final drives and power take-off. overload safety devices used in farm machinery. Farm Machinery And Power Sources of power on the farm-human. Tractors and power tillers – type. Divergence and Curl. Test for convergence. Moody’s diagram. I. spraying. Soil And Water Conservation Engineering Ideal and real fluids. chaff cutting. Partial Derivatives. displacement and acceleration on machine elements. Bernoulli’s theorem. inter-cultivation. mechanics of tractor chassis. flow through orifices and notches. Correlation and regression analysis. Differential Equations: Linear and non-linear first order ODEs. animal and power operated equipment for tillage. Calculus: Limit. torque. selection. ignition. sowing.C. heat and wave equations. Random variables. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. normal and binomial distributions. Sequences and series.free link and restrained link operations. harvesting. lubrication. properties of fluids. continuity equation. forces acting on a tillage tool. flow in open channels. tractor clutches and brakes. planting. threshing and transport. 37   . maintenance and repair of I. Probability and Statistics: Mean. cost analysis of implements and tractors Thermodynamic principles of I.3 Agricultural  Engineering  (AG)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrices and Determinants. electrical. laminar and turbulent flow in pipes. Gauss and Green’s theorems. electrical. power efficiencies and measurement. efficiency. bio-fuels. wind. mechanical. Fourier series. chains and sprockets and belts.C. median. selection. fuel consumption. fertilizer application. lubricants and their properties. Vector Calculus: Gradient. Eigen values and eigen vectors. Maxima and minima. hydrostatic forces on plane and curved surface. construction and operation of manual. solar and biomass. differential. three point hitches. engines. mode and standard deviation. hydrostatic pressure and its measurement. torque. functional requirements. Poisson. engine systems – fuel. engines. Laplace transforms. speed. engine cycles. human engineering and safety in tractor design. Systems of linear equations. application rate and losses. calculation of performance parameters -field capacity. calculation of power.C. Soil tillage. traction theory.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

random variables. steady and unsteady flows. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). limit. power series solutions. Calculus: Functions of single variable. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. Half range sine and cosine series. Mean value theorems. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. vorticity. tests for convergence. power series. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. concept of local and convective accelerations. Poisson. diagonalisation of matrices. Cauchy-Riemann equations. momentum and energy. manometry. line. Hermitian. continuity and differentiability. system of linear equations. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. Bayes Theorem. continuity.5. 74   . Concept of fluid rotation. surface and volume integrals. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. Maxima and minima.21.Euler’s equations. control volume analysis for mass. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. Newton’s interpolation formulae. Fourier Series.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. symmetric. Stokes. discrete and continuous distributions. total derivatives. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. correlation and linear regression. Lagrange method of multipliers.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. Beta and Gamma functions. Functions of two variables. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. Vector Calculus: Gradient. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. and normal distributions. maxima and minima.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature.5. double and triple integrals and their applications. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. vector identities. limit. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. Line integral. sequence and series. conditional probability.4. divergence and curl. Application in solving potential problems.Taylor’s series. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. Variation of parameters method. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). 4. stream function and potential function. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices.5.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. forces on submerged bodies. directional derivatives.Laplace equation. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). rank. Cauchy. partial derivatives.21. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. Binomial. inverse. Complex variable: Analytic functions. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

How will I get access to it? You can login using Login id (email) and password you had set up and take a printout. Is the Admit card alone sufficient to gain entry to the exam? No. PAN Card. You have to affix your photograph. At the end of the Application process a PDF file of the application is generated. apart from the application. 15.gate. 13. After completing all the steps upto PDF application form generation in ONLINE application process. College ID. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. Bring the admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. Do I have to send the printout of the application form? YES. 16. Signature. 88   . Should I attest the photograph for application form? NO. You must bring a valid photo ID card to the examination center. will I be able to change my application data? NO.ac.2 Admit card 1. 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. Candidates will not be permitted to take the test if original and valid photo identification is not presented. I have missed to take a print of my ONLINE application at the end of my application process. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? on website www. When will I receive my admit card? Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012.2.iitb. Passport.in/gate2013 to complete the application process. Photographs must not be attested application form or uploading. Voter ID. 2. You may also save a partially filled application and login in again at a later point in time to complete and submit the application. do I have to send the hard copy as well? No. Employee identification card. I have attached the documents online. 6. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. After completing the ONLINE application process and generating a PDF file. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. Hence you need to be very careful while entering the data. 14. signature and enclose other documents along with this print out and send to the concerned GATE office. This is REQUIRED in addition to the uploading of the image files. 18. you do not have to provide hard copies of documents you have submitted online. Date of Birth and Residential Address. 17. you can only download the application form and cannot modify the data.

3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. For ONLINE Examination. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. 6. and any such electronic gadgets. For ONLINE examination. 5. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. 7.6. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. 3. 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. blank papers. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. 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.to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. however. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. 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. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. Will there be any arrangement at the test center for the safe keeping of my personal items such as my mobile phone? No such arrangements will be possible at the test center. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. For OFFLINE exam. However. 2. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. 8. mobile phone. 89   . The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. payable at Mumbai. 1. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. 4. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. The candidate is. After submission of application. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. 2012 with a fee of 400/. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue.

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

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

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

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