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  

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

GATE offices will not entertain any enquiry about admission. the candidate must first secure admission to a programme in these Institutes. Some colleges/institutes specify GATE qualification as the mandatory requirement even for admission without MHRD scholarship/assistantship. 1. The admitting institution could however prescribe minimum passing percentage of marks in the interview. Government of India. Candidates are advised to seek details of admission procedures and availability of MHRD scholarship/assistantship from the concerned admitting institution. The score may also be used by Public sector units for employment screening purposes. the following procedure is to be adopted for admission to the postgraduate programmes (Master and Doctoral) with MHRD scholarship/assistantship. To avail the financial assistance (scholarship). direct Ph. The performance of the candidate in GATE will be considered for admission. The GATE score of a candidate reflects a relative performance level in a particular paper in the exam across several years. 1.1 Financial Assistance A valid GATE score is essential for obtaining a financial assistance during Masters programmes and direct Doctoral programmes in Engineering/Technology/Architecture. Similarly. The criteria for postgraduate admission with scholarship/assistantship are different for different admitting institutions. As per the directives of the MHRD. Qualification in GATE is also a minimum requirement to apply for various fellowships awarded by many Government organizations. candidates with Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Architecture may seek admission to relevant Doctoral programmes with scholarship/assistantship without appearing in the GATE examination. Department of Higher Education. The score is used for admissions to post-graduate engineering programmes (eg.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. reservation of seats under different categories is as per the policies and norms prevailing at the admitting institution and Government of India rules. by a procedure that could be different for each institute. If the candidate is to be selected through interview for postgraduate programmes. M. M.) in Indian higher education institutes with financial assistance provided by MHRD and other Government agencies. and Doctoral programs in relevant branches of Science in an Institution supported by the MHRD or other Government assistantships..Tech. The management of the postgraduate scholarship/assistantship is also the responsibility of the admitting institution.E. Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD). minimum 70% weightage is to be given to the performance in GATE.D. 4   .   1 Introduction   Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an all India examination that primarily tests a comprehensive understanding of various undergraduate subjects in Engineering and Technology. The remaining weightage (30% maximum) may be given to the candidate’s academic record or performance in interview. reservation of seats or award of scholarship/assistantship Nevertheless.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

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

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

4th year or Completed

2013

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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed

2013

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

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

2014

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

2015

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

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

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Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

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

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

PH. EE and IN 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs OFFLINE ONLINE Examination: A computer based test (CBT) where the candidate will use a computer mouse to choose a correct answer or enter a numerical answer via a virtual keypad. 12   . XE and XL 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs CS. MN. CE. MA. and TF Examination Time 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs Examination Date Examination Type (Day) 20 January 2013 (Sunday) 10 February 2013 (Sunday) ONLINE AE. MT. 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.3  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR.3. AG. GG. CH. ME and PI EC. BT. CY.

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

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

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

Make application fee payment through netbanking. 4. marks and GATE score.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone.5.3.ac.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. 5. etc. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. 3.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. The application fee is non-refundable. and supporting documents. signature.     16   . Under Scrutiny. 7. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny.iitb. Admit Card Ready for Download. 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. Upload photograph. 6. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal).in With this interface you can 1. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. View your answers. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. Download Admit Card. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. Check the status of your application form: Received. Apply for the examination online 2.

5. and resume filling in by logging in again.5. PIN Code of College) 4. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. “Save” partially filled form. 17   . High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. “Logout”. GATE paper. You must click on the link and enter the password. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website.1). etc. 2. Please see Section 3.2 and 3. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. You must first register yourself. Personal information 2. by providing a valid email address. 10. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP).).3. 8. 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. asdf. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. 9. Once you submit the application with payment. 6. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. Eligibility Degree Details (College address.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. 8. You will be required to change the password after the first login.4) 5. 12345.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. Upon registration.3) while filling the online form. 4.5. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). 5. Keep the following information ready: 1. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently.5. 3.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7.2. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory).5 MB See section 3. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. where you have to carefully check for any errors. Before you make the payment. Good quality image of your signature (in . Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). DOB.

2. However.5 MB. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. a PD certificate has to be provided.2. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. Govt. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.5. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.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 8.1.1.5. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. of India. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. 3.11. as the fee is exempted. to qualify for the reduced fee. as required by MHRD.1..1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. 12. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. Color mode: 256 colors 3.1).2. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. 18   .5. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.

you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13.3. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. Once you confirm. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees. You can also check the status in your bank. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. 3. 6. 3. as required by MHRD. From the GATE Online Application Interface. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. 2.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. 19   . Govt. of India. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. Govt. 4. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. 7. 2. 5.3. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). and you are not sure if you have made the payment. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. In such a case. of India.5.C). even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. 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. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. 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.5. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. 3. you will be redirected to a bank you choose.5.3. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. as required by MHRD.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1.

You must sign in the box provided 4. sign. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. Before mailing. 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. 3. 2. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. 5. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent.5.5. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. 3. and sign the application in the box provided. You do not need to have an account in that branch. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. Do not pin. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). 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. 4. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. Out of the printed pages.3. 4. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. Cut this address slip. 4.4. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. the following procedures need to be completed 3. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. 2. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. 2. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. where the application form needs to be mailed. If you had paid the application fee by challan. 3. or attest the photograph 3.1 Before  Mailing   1.

Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. 21   . 3.2 Mailing   1. 2012 or earlier) 6.4. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). 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. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. 4. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface.5. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. Do not fill address by hand. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate.5. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. 8 October 2012. 2. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. 8th October 2012.

both eyes. 6. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. 11. 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. lip.5 cm x 3. and chin should be clearly visible. without any refund of the application fees. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240.5    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. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012.5cm print 9.3.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. any cloth or any shadow. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. 5. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. cheeks. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio.         22   . 4.5. 1. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. only clear glasses are permitted. 7. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. If you normally wear spectacles. 2. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. Forehead. 3. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. nose. 3. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background.5. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. 8.5.

5. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .5.2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.3.

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

Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. 6. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. 5. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper.5.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. 2. 3. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. 4.                 25   .5.3 Signature  Specifications   1.

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

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

EC. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. EE. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). MN.4. IN. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. AR. BT.3. For all other papers (CS. 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. XE. GA – General Aptitude 3. CE. 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.1. and PI). GG. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4.2 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.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. GA – General Aptitude 3. MT. The examination for the papers with codes AE. and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. 28   . PH. At the end of the three hour window. CY. The question paper will consist of only objective questions.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL 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 (I to M). TF. 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). 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. Section H – Chemistry 2. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. MA. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. 4.1. 4. AG. CH. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. ME.

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

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

Out of these. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. 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). Each question under this group will carry two marks. In the ONLINE papers. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. 4. Or these can be common data questions. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. However. In other words. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question).0 (C) 10. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted.0 (D) 12.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. GA questions are of multiple choice type. passage and the like.0 (B) 8.2 Question papers other than GG. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.4. 4. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor.Example Q. where each question carries 2 marks. For multiple choice type questions. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. for the linked answer question pair. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. 4. each question will have four choices 31   . There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. The GA section includes 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 5 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 10 marks). The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement.4. Likewise. and carry a total of 15 marks.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers.48. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly.

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

attempts to send the missile into space. critical reasoning and verbal deduction.4. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany.” With what. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF.4. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . instructions. (B) Q. besides mercury. (A) Q. These are. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. For measuring temperature below –40oF.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. As the mercury rises. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. 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.1.2. placed in the thermometer under pressure. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. numerical estimation. (B) Q. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. however.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. 2. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. sentence completion. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. word groups.3. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide.5. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. the gas pressures are increased. verbal analogies. Verbal Ability: English grammar.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

12. isotope geochemistry. vertebrates. minor and trace elements. mineralogy and petrology. ores and metamorphism. earthquakes. meteorites. Coal and petroleum geology. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. Morphology. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. basement cover relationship.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction. joints. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. hydrothermal.5.4. soil formation. stratigraphic principles. sampling. Basic structural geology.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. Igneous rocks – classification. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. action of river. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. distribution of major. development and evolution of landforms. wind. superposed folding. Ground water geology. Metamorphism. Weathering. 4. Introduction to remote sensing. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. volcanism and orogeny. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. controlling factors. primary and secondary structures. unconformities. physical properties of the interior of the earth.Geological time scale and geochronology. mineral and ground water. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. glacier and ocean. elements of seismology. mining methods. 55   . continental drift. forms and textures. plate tectonics. basin analysis. schistosity and lineation. strain and material response. Cosmic abundance. marine geology and ocean resources. association of igneous. magnetic. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas.Physical basis and applications of gravity.12. role of fluids in metamorphism. classification of minerals. tectonites and their significance. physical oceanography. quantitative and applied geomorphology. magmatic differentiation. twinning. shape. faults. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. geometry and genesis of folds. metamorphism of pelitic. slope and drainage.1 Earth and Planetary system. sedimentary facies. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. ore reserve estimation. forms. crystal chemistry. sedimentary processes and environments. methods of projection. brittle and ductile deformation. Stress. geostatistics. grade and basic types. Geomorphic processes and agents. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. isostasy. geochemical cycles.5. microfossils and palaeoflora.5. continents and continental processes. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. size. internal structure and composition of the earth. introductory well logging. geochemical evolution of the earth. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. cleavage. optical mineralogy. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. electrical. electromagnetic. ore dressing and mineral economics. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. metamorphic facies. shear zone.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Conditional probability. shafts. stress-strain relationship and elastic constants. control-volume analysis of mass. bending and shear stresses. spur gears. bends etc. continuity and differentiability. Stokes. fluid acceleration. median.Normal and Binomial distributions. Maxima and minima. Complex variables: Analytic functions. thermal boundary 62   . rolling and sliding contact bearings. one dimensional heat conduction. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. manometry. brakes and clutches. Numerical Methods: Numerical solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations Integration by trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. head losses in pipes.5.15 Mechanical  Engineering  (ME)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra. riveted and welded joints. dimensionless parameters in free and forced convective heat transfer. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. unsteady heat conduction. Laplace transforms. momentum and energy. resonance. Differential equations: First order equations (linear and nonlinear). Limit. Vibrations: Free and forced vibration of single degree of freedom systems. resistance concept. virtual work. torsion of circular shafts. Gauss and Green’s theorems. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. including impulse and momentum (linear and angular) and energy formulations. strain energy methods. critical speeds of shafts. Gradient. Random variables.4. Calculus: Functions of single variable. trusses and frames. Surface and Volume integrals. buoyancy. impact. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and sampling theorems. mode and standard deviation. effect of damping. deflection of beams. Euler’s theory of columns. shear force and bending moment diagrams. Systems of linear equations. Mohr’s circle for plane stress and plane strain. fatigue strength and the S-N diagram. electrical analogy. Taylor and Laurent series. Total derivative. kinematics and dynamics of particles and of rigid bodies in plane motion. Solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations and Laplace equation. Theory of Machines: Displacement. fins. Fluid Mechanics And Thermal Sciences Fluid Mechanics: Fluid properties. boundary layer. principles of the design of machine elements such as bolted. differential equations of continuity and momentum. failure theories. flywheels. Poisson. flow through pipes. Bernoulli’s equation. Initial and boundary value problems. Heat-Transfer: Modes of heat transfer. Design: Design for static and dynamic loading. Strength of Materials: Stress and strain. viscous flow of incompressible fluids. Directional derivatives. elementary turbulent flow. Eigen values and eigen vectors. velocity and acceleration analysis of plane mechanisms. thin cylinders. Mean. various correlations for heat transfer in flow over flat plates and through pipes. dynamic analysis of slider-crank mechanism. Line. Applied Mechanics And Design Engineering Mechanics: Free body diagrams and equilibrium. Vector identities. Mean value theorems. fluid statics. Partial derivatives. Cauchy’s integral theorem. Divergence and Curl. thermal stresses. gear trains. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. vibration isolation.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Methods in Microbiology: Pure culture techniques. Chemotherapy/Antibiotics: General characteristics of antimicrobial drugs. transduction. UV and chemical mutagens. Regulation of major metabolic pathways. sulphur and nitrogen cycles. Fermentation. conjugation. Mechanism of microbial pathogenicity. Nonspecific defense of host. Molecular approaches to microbial taxonomy. Eukaryotic cell organelles: Endoplasmic reticulum. Measurement of growth and growth yields. Effect of environmental factors on growth. Growth curve. Common regulatory mechanisms in synthesis of amino acids. Enrichment culture techniques for isolation of microorganisms. Archea and their broad classification. Microbial Genetics: Types of mutation. plasmids. Golgi apparatus. Immune deficiency. DNA repair. and pathogenic fungi. Cell inclusions like endospores and gas vesicles. Vaccines. Evaluation of effectiveness of antimicrobial agents. Retroviruses. Phage λ and its life cycle. RNA viruses. molds and protozoa.and electron-microscopy. transposons. Capsules. Microbial Ecology: Microbial interactions. Operon model. Glycolysis. Antibiotics: Classification.4 Section  K:  Microbiology   Historical Perspective: Discovery of microbial world. Flagella and Pili. Viruses and their classification. Biosynthetic pathway for fatty acids synthesis. Eukaryotic microbes: Yeasts.4.22. Regulation of gene expression: repression and induction. Microbial Growth: Definition of growth. Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic Cells: Structure and Function: Prokaryotic Cells: cell walls. Glyoxalate pathway.5. Chemolithotrophy. cell membranes. Humoral and cell mediated immunity. Reservoirs of infection. bacteria. Microbial Metabolism: Energetics: redox reactions and electron carriers. Aerobic and anaerobic respiration. Mathematical expression of exponential growth phase. Pentose-phosphate pathway. mode of action and resistance. Calvin cycle. mechanisms of solute transport across membranes. Soil microorganisms associated with vascular plants. Controversy over spontaneous generation. Microbial Diseases and Host Pathogen Interaction: Normal microbiota. recombination. Control of Micro-organisms: Effect of physical and chemical agents. Antigens and antibodies. Synchronous growth. Nosocomial infection. 81   . Basic concept of microbial genomics. Antifungal and antiviral drugs. Human diseases caused by viruses. RNA phages. Light-. phase contrast.coli. An overview of metabolism. Theory and practice of sterilization. The citric acid cycle. Carbon. Ames test for mutagenesis. Principles of microbial nutrition. Microbial Taxonomy and Diversity: Bacteria. Bacterial genome with special reference to E. Bacterial genetic system: transformation. Continuous culture. Role of microorganisms in transformation of organic matter and in the causation of diseases. mitochondria and chloroplasts. Photosynthesis. Classification of infectious diseases. Emerging infectious diseases. Entner-Doudoroff pathway. Selection of mutants. Landmark discoveries relevant to the field of microbiology.

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

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

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

how should I complete the application process? After filling in all the fields in the ONLINE application form. 12. If the payment was not received by GATE. to complete payment. you MUST initiate a fresh payment process on the GATE application website. My bank account has been debited (money taken out). 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. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip (of where you need to send the hard copy) to be pasted on an A4 sized envelope 2. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy. 11. and make the payment again. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. 10. The money that was debited (taken out) from your account the first time. My power/internet connection failed during online payment. What do I do ? When you can get back online. My netbanking account has been debited (money taken out) more than once. Any excess/unaccounted debits will be returned to you. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? to complete the application process. 4. If I want the Bank Challan option. Please check your bank account after 48 hours. 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. 3. At the end of this process. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1.3. 2. 1. One copy for the candidate and another to be sent to GATE office. 9. 87   . Page 4: page for candidates who select “bank challan” way of payment (as against the net banking). 2. 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. 1. choose Bank Challan option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. You will be charged only once. first check the status of your payment on the GATE application website. 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. This page will contain 3 copies of challan. you have to start with the payment step again (choice of Online or Chalan). you can continue the process of printing the application form. As soon as possible. but GATE Application website says that the payment has not been received. What do I do? This happened because of some failure in internet transactions (including failure of internet connection at your end). If the payment was received by GATE. At the end of this process. will be credited (put back) to your bank account within 48 hours.

Bring the admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. I have missed to take a print of my ONLINE application at the end of my application process. This is REQUIRED in addition to the uploading of the image files. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. 2. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. PAN Card. Candidates will not be permitted to take the test if original and valid photo identification is not presented. you can only download the application form and cannot modify the data. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? on website www.ac. College ID. 6.in/gate2013 to complete the application process. Voter ID. Do I have to send the printout of the application form? YES. 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. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. 13. Passport. Should I attest the photograph for application form? NO. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. apart from the application. Employee identification card. 16. You have to affix your photograph. 18.2 Admit card 1. Is the Admit card alone sufficient to gain entry to the exam? No. I have attached the documents online. do I have to send the hard copy as well? No. Photographs must not be attested application form or uploading.iitb. When will I receive my admit card? Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012. will I be able to change my application data? NO.gate. signature and enclose other documents along with this print out and send to the concerned GATE office. Hence you need to be very careful while entering the data. 15. Date of Birth and Residential Address. You must bring a valid photo ID card to the examination center. After completing the ONLINE application process and generating a PDF file. After completing all the steps upto PDF application form generation in ONLINE application process. Signature. You may also save a partially filled application and login in again at a later point in time to complete and submit the application. 17. you do not have to provide hard copies of documents you have submitted online. 14. At the end of the Application process a PDF file of the application is generated. How will I get access to it? You can login using Login id (email) and password you had set up and take a printout. 88   .2.

2. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. 8. payable at Mumbai.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. After submission of application. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate.to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. 4. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. 5. 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. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. 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. and any such electronic gadgets. However. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. For ONLINE examination. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. For OFFLINE exam. blank papers. 1.6. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. 3. For ONLINE Examination. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. 2012 with a fee of 400/. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. however. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. 6. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. mobile phone. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. 7. 89   . The candidate is. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. 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. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. 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.

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

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

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

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