GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure



Organizing Institute

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay  

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  

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

Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD). direct Ph. As per the directives of the MHRD.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. by a procedure that could be different for each institute. and Doctoral programs in relevant branches of Science in an Institution supported by the MHRD or other Government assistantships. Candidates are advised to seek details of admission procedures and availability of MHRD scholarship/assistantship from the concerned admitting institution. M. The score is used for admissions to post-graduate engineering programmes (eg. If the candidate is to be selected through interview for postgraduate programmes. Qualification in GATE is also a minimum requirement to apply for various fellowships awarded by many Government organizations. To avail the financial assistance (scholarship). 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. M.D. 1. Government of India. Department of Higher Education.E. 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. the following procedure is to be adopted for admission to the postgraduate programmes (Master and Doctoral) with MHRD scholarship/assistantship..) in Indian higher education institutes with financial assistance provided by MHRD and other Government agencies.Tech. The performance of the candidate in GATE will be considered for admission. Similarly.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. minimum 70% weightage is to be given to the performance in GATE. reservation of seats under different categories is as per the policies and norms prevailing at the admitting institution and Government of India rules.   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 GATE score of a candidate reflects a relative performance level in a particular paper in the exam across several years. The remaining weightage (30% maximum) may be given to the candidate’s academic record or performance in interview. GATE offices will not entertain any enquiry about admission. The management of the postgraduate scholarship/assistantship is also the responsibility of the admitting institution. 4   . 1. The admitting institution could however prescribe minimum passing percentage of marks in the interview. reservation of seats or award of scholarship/assistantship Nevertheless. The score may also be used by Public sector units for employment screening purposes. The criteria for postgraduate admission with scholarship/assistantship are different for different admitting institutions.

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

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


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



Monday Tuesday Wednesday







 Please  see  Section  3.2  for  a  complete  list  of  GATE  papers  and  their  codes.    

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.


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


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

4th year or Completed


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


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)


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)


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)


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

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

Candidates must familiarize with the paper code for the paper of their choice. as this knowledge will be required at the time of application form submission and appearing for the examination.3.2 GATE Papers GATE 2013 will be conducted in the following subjects (also referred to as “papers”). GATE Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics *XE Paper Sections Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS GATE Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI CY TF EC EE GG Code A B C D E F G XE* XL** **XL Paper Sections Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code H I J K L M 11   .

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

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

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

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

Apply for the examination online 2. 3. Check the status of your application form: Received.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. signature. The application fee is non-refundable. Make application fee payment through netbanking. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. Admit Card Ready for Download.5.3. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). 6. View your answers. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. 7. etc. 4. Upload photograph.     16   .ac. 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) With this interface you can 1. marks and GATE score.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE.iitb. Under Scrutiny. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. and supporting documents.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. Download Admit Card. 5.

where you have to carefully check for any errors.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7.2.5. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3.). Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). You will be required to change the password after the first login. by providing a valid email address.5.3) while filling the online form. “Save” partially filled form. and resume filling in by logging in again. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. “Logout”.2 and 3. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. 6. 5. You must click on the link and enter the password. GATE paper. 4. Once you submit the application with payment. DOB. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. Eligibility Degree Details (College address.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. 3. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3.4) 5. 8. 10. Personal information 2. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). 8. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. Before you make the payment. Please see Section 3.5 MB See section 3.3.1). Good quality image of your signature (in . The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. Upon registration. 17   . 9.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. Optional: You may upload pdf files of supporting documents conforming to the eligibility (except principal’s certificate) and category requirements given below in section Supporting Documents 7. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. asdf. You must first register yourself. Keep the following information ready: 1. 12345. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS.5. etc. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself.5. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). PIN Code of College) 4. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. 2. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents).

1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.2. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. Color mode: 256 colors 3.11. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.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 8.5. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. However.1. 3.1. as the fee is exempted. to qualify for the reduced fee. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. of India. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.2. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.5.5. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.1.2. 12. a PD certificate has to be provided. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. Govt. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A.1). This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. 18   . as required by MHRD. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”.5 MB. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step..

and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. Govt.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. 3. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees. as required by MHRD.5.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. of India.5. 3. 2. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. 6. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. Once you confirm. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. as required by MHRD. 7. 3. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface.C). and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature.3. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). 4. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. In such a case.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. Candidate Category Mode Online Netbanking Male General/OBC-NC Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Online Netbanking Male SC/ST/PD Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Female Application Fee Bank Charges Total to be Paid 1200 1200 1200 600 600 600 10 20 25 10 20 25 1210 1220 1225 610 620 625 No Application Fee. From the GATE Online Application Interface. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. You can also check the status in your bank.5. 19   . of India.3.3. 2. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. Govt. 5.

4.4.5. the following procedures need to be completed 3. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. sign. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. 5. 2. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code).4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office.3. Out of the printed pages. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. where the application form needs to be mailed. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. 2. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. 4. Cut this address slip. or attest the photograph 3. 3. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. and sign the application in the box provided. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. Do not pin. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. 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. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. You must sign in the box provided 4. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. 3. If you had paid the application fee by challan. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. 4.5. 3. Before mailing. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. You do not need to have an account in that branch. 2.1 Before  Mailing   1. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   .

2 Mailing   1. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday.5. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). 21   . Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. 8 October 2012. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 3. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. 8th October 2012. 2.4. Do not fill address by hand. 4.5. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. GATE copy of Challan duly stamped by the bank after payment of fees (you need not submit challan in case of payment by net banking) 3. 2012 or earlier) 6.

The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. 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. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. 3. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. 8. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. any cloth or any shadow.5. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 1. only clear glasses are permitted. without any refund of the application fees.5 cm x 3. 2. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. Forehead. 11. both eyes.         22   . Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. cheeks. lip. 3. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. 5. and chin should be clearly visible. 6. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head.5    Photograph  and  Signature  Requirements   The GATE 2013 Online Applicant Interface requires that copies of your photograph and signature be uploaded as an electronic file at the time of submitting your application. nose. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240.5. 4.3.5cm print 9. If you normally wear spectacles.5. 7.

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

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

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

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

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

Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. EE. The question paper will consist of only objective questions.1. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. 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. and PI). the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. GG. PH. CY. BT. MN. AR. CE.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. ME. EC. AG. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). 4. 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).3.2 Duration and Exam Type The GATE examination consists of a single paper of 3 hours duration that contains 65 questions carrying a maximum of 100 marks. The examination for the papers with codes AE. 28   . IN. 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. GA – General Aptitude 3.4. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. 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. MT. CH. For all other papers (CS. Section H – Chemistry 2. At the end of the three hour window. and they have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question using a black ink ball point pen.1. 4. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. GA – General Aptitude 3. 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). MA. TF. XE.

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

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

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

Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). Part A is common for all candidates. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions.4. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper. each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given. Out of these. Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. For numerical answer type questions. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. Out of the 2-mark questions. 32   . 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). 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).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). and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks). the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. Out of the 2 mark questions.4.3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section. 4. This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks).4. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. 1 pair is common data questions. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions). 4. 4. Each of the other sections of the XE paper (Sections B through G) contains 22 questions carrying a total of 35 marks: 9 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 9 marks) and 13 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 26 marks). and 1 pair is linked answer questions.

usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide.1. (A) Q. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: Medicine is to illness as law is to _________ (A) discipline (B) anarchy (C) treason (D) etiquette Ans.3. 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. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation.2. 2. instructions. attempts to send the missile into space. verbal analogies.” With what. word groups. For measuring temperature below –40oF. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF.4. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. Verbal Ability: English grammar. (B) Q. (B) Q.5. however. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. placed in the thermometer under pressure. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. As the mercury rises. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. numerical estimation.5 GATE  Syllabi   4.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. besides mercury. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. sentence completion. the gas pressures are increased. These are. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added.4. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas .

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.


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).


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Residue theorem. system stability concepts. three phase circuits.Laplace transform. power factor correction. Fourier. armature reaction and commutation. synchronous machines – performance. state transition matrix. regulation and efficiency. Stokes. Power Systems: Basic power generation concepts. characteristics and applications. Ampere’s and Biot-Savart’s laws. twoport networks. Directional derivatives. Laplace and Z transforms. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula. Calculus: Mean value theorems. Numerical Methods: Solutions of non-linear algebraic equations. controllability and observability. line. differential and distance protection. node and mesh analysis. circuit breakers. Z-transform. Thevenin’s. plane and spherical charge distributions. mode and standard deviation. corona and radio interference. 53   . shifting and scaling operations. parallel operation. single phase induction motors. root loci. Systems of linear equations. Electrical Engineering Electric Circuits and Fields: Network graph. Partial Differential Equations and variable separable method. regulation and parallel operation of generators. Gauss and Green’s theorems. Norton’s and Superposition and Maximum Power Transfer theorems. Control Systems: Principles of feedback. windings. transmission line models and performance. block diagrams. Conditional probability. phasor diagram. per-unit quantities.11 Electrical  Engineering  (EE)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix Algebra. Random variables. Routh and Niquist techniques. dielectrics. starting and speed control. transient response of dc and ac networks. auto-transformer. motor starting. insulation. Eigen values and eigen vectors. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. Bode plots. ideal current and voltage sources. starting and speed control of motors. lead and lead-lag compensation. Poisson. Multiple integrals. three phase transformers – connections. servo and stepper motors. Initial and boundary value problems. Surface and Volume integrals. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. distribution systems. symmetrical components. Maxima and minima. basic filter concepts. solid state relays and digital protection. time-invariant and causal systems. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. inductance. Partial Derivatives. Signals and Systems: Representation of continuous and discrete-time signals. electric field and potential due to point. Differential equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). capacitance. Correlation and regression analysis. Vector identities. Discrete and continuous distributions. Complex variables: Analytic functions. KCL. tests. Transform Theory: Fourier transform. fault analysis. types. swing curves and equal area criterion. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. voltage control. resonance. linear.Normal and Binomial distribution. Electrical Machines: Single phase transformer – equivalent circuit. HVDC transmission and FACTS concepts. cable performance. state space model. generator characteristics. lag. Probability and Statistics: Sampling theorems. DC machines – types. bus impedance and admittance matrices. solution integrals. Line. Theorems of integral calculus. transfer function.5.4. load flow. principles of over-current. KVL. sinusoidal steady-state analysis. Mean. energy conversion principles. three phase induction motors – principles. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. median. Fourier series representation of continuous periodic signals. economic operation. Fourier series. sampling theorem. steady-state errors. Gauss Theorem. performance characteristics. Method of variation of parameters.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

and S. Diels-Alder reaction. periodic table and periodic properties. molecularity. Proteins and Nucleic acids. Markonikoff rule and Kharash effect.B. geometry and magnetic properties. wave particle duality. galvanic cells.Importance of water. Biochemical separation techniques and characterization: ion exchange. electronegativity. Kohlrausch law. Nernst equation. uncertainty principle. coordination complexes: valence bond and crystal field theory. s. pH. entropy. structure parameters such as bond length. N. Addition reactions. free energy change and equilibrium constant. Hess law. halides and hydrides of alkali and alkaline earth metals. Ionic solids. Troutons rule. Kp and Kx) for homogeneous reactions. Lipids. color. Enzyme kinetics including its regulation and inhibition. folding and function: Myoglobin. UV-visible. gluconeogenesis.2 Section  I:  Biochemistry   Organization of life. approaches for diatomic molecules. Photosynthesis: the Calvin cycle. aromatic electrophilic substitution. SN2. pentose phosphate pathway. Clausius-Clapeyron equation. internal energy. Kirchoff’s equation. Ribonuclease A. 4. catalysis and elementary enzyme reactions. ionic equilibria in solution. Lysozyme. buffer and their applications in chemical analysis. Si. ionization energy. Electrochemistry: Conductance. electronic and steric effects. Carbohydrates. Al. Metabolism of Nitrogen containing compounds: nitrogen fixation. hybridisation. hydrolysis of salts. Generation and utilization of ATP. Hoffmann and Saytzeff rules.5.22 Life  Sciences  (XL)   4. free energy. solubility product. dipole moment. enthalpy. van der Waals interactions. equilibrium constants (Kc. Identification of functional groups by chemical tests Structure-Reactivity Correlations: Acids and bases. tautomerism. reversible and irreversible processes. Hemoglobin.4. hydrogen bonding. P. heat of formation. E1 and E2 reactions. heat of reaction. Structure and bonding: Ionic and covalent bonding. glycogen and fatty acid metabolism.22. M. thermodynamic aspects and their applications. order of reaction. electrophoresis. Third law of thermodynamics.O. ionic radii. TCA cycle. Reaction Kinetics: Rate constant. general characteristics of 3d elements. Vitamins and Coenzymes. B. size exclusion and affinity chromatography. Gibbs-Helmholtz equation. zero. Chemical Equilibria: Colligative properties of solutions. common ion effect. Carboxypeptidase and Chymotrypsin. conformers.22. amino acids and nucleotides. atomic size. election affinity. fluorescence and Mass spectrometry. and V. activation energy. orientation effect as exemplified by various functional groups. Cell structure and organelles. lattice energy (Born-Haber Cycle). Protein structure. quantum mechanical model of hydrogen atom. optical and geometrical isomerism. Basis of Organic Reactions Mechanism: Elementary treatment of SN1. 79   . Metabolism and bioenergetics. emf.5. electronic configuration of atoms. and work function. Metabolic pathways and their regulation: glycolysis. VSEPR theory and shape of molecules. Half Cell potentials. oxidative phosphorylation. resonance. and d Block Elements: Oxides. Structure and function of biomolecules: Amino acids. bond angle and bond energy. Thermodynamics: First law.1 Section  H:  Chemistry  (Compulsory)   Atomic structure and periodicity: Planck’s quantum theory.5.p. Second law. concept of aromaticity. first and second order kinetics.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates.1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST) • District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner. 8. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute. Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted.8 Appendix A 8.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category.                     91   . which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission.

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

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