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  

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

GATE offices will not entertain any enquiry about admission. The score is used for admissions to post-graduate engineering programmes (eg. reservation of seats or award of scholarship/assistantship Nevertheless.D. To avail the financial assistance (scholarship). reservation of seats under different categories is as per the policies and norms prevailing at the admitting institution and Government of India rules. Qualification in GATE is also a minimum requirement to apply for various fellowships awarded by many Government organizations. The criteria for postgraduate admission with scholarship/assistantship are different for different admitting institutions. 4   . The performance of the candidate in GATE will be considered for admission. M. The management of the postgraduate scholarship/assistantship is also the responsibility of the admitting institution. Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD).E. minimum 70% weightage is to be given to the performance in GATE. and Doctoral programs in relevant branches of Science in an Institution supported by the MHRD or other Government assistantships.   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. Department of Higher Education. Similarly.) in Indian higher education institutes with financial assistance provided by MHRD and other Government agencies.1 Financial Assistance A valid GATE score is essential for obtaining a financial assistance during Masters programmes and direct Doctoral programmes in Engineering/Technology/Architecture. the candidate must first secure admission to a programme in these Institutes. The admitting institution could however prescribe minimum passing percentage of marks in the interview. by a procedure that could be different for each institute. Candidates are advised to seek details of admission procedures and availability of MHRD scholarship/assistantship from the concerned admitting institution. direct Ph. 1. Some colleges/institutes specify GATE qualification as the mandatory requirement even for admission without MHRD scholarship/assistantship.Tech. M.2 Administration     GATE is administered and conducted jointly by the Indian Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technology on behalf of the National Coordination Board (NCB) – GATE. candidates with Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Architecture may seek admission to relevant Doctoral programmes with scholarship/assistantship without appearing in the GATE examination. The remaining weightage (30% maximum) may be given to the candidate’s academic record or performance in interview. 1. As per the directives of the MHRD. If the candidate is to be selected through interview for postgraduate programmes. The score may also be used by Public sector units for employment screening purposes.. the following procedure is to be adopted for admission to the postgraduate programmes (Master and Doctoral) with MHRD scholarship/assistantship. Government of India.

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

MT. on or before 8 October 2012. AR. Govt.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1. candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. 2 3 4 5 6   . Each online paper will have 15 or more marks worth of questions requiring numerical answers where possible. MA. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. 2. For details. 6.1 eligibility for GATE examination. Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. of India. A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score. For multiple choice type questions.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013. refer to Section 4. each question will have four choices for the answer. Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. GG. MN. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. 5. as required by MHRD. TF. For numerical answer type questions. The application process is complete only when a print out of the filled ONLINE application with the candidate’s signature and a good quality photo affixed in the appropriate place is received by the respective GATE office along with necessary documents. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. each question will have a number as the answer. CY. Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. 4. CH. 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). CE. if any. candidates should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. XE. BT. Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. and XL. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE. AG. 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. Numerical answer type questions in ONLINE papers: In the ONLINE papers. PH. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. 2. 3. Pre-final year students: Pre-final year students are NOT eligible to write GATE 2013.


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

etc. 7. Check the status of your application form: GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office.iitb. Category General/OBC-NC (Male Candidates) SC / ST / PD* (Male Candidates) Female Candidates * PD: Person with a Physical Disability Application Fee 1200/600/0 (Exempted) 3.5. Admit Card Ready for Download. 5. 3. View your answers. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. The application fee is non-refundable. and supporting With this interface you can 1.     16   . Under Scrutiny. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. marks and GATE score. 6. signature. Upload photograph. Make application fee payment through netbanking. Apply for the examination online 2. Download Admit Card. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny.3. 4. Rejected after Scrutiny failed.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal).

Please see Section 3. GATE paper. 3. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. Good quality image of your signature (in .2. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. PIN Code of College) 4. You must first register yourself.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application.1). 2. asdf. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0.5 MB See section 3. 4. 8. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3.4) 5.5. 12345. Upon registration. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. You will be required to change the password after the first login. 9. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. Personal information 2.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate.). “Save” partially filled form. “Logout”.3) while filling the online form.2 and 3. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. where you have to carefully check for any errors. You must click on the link and enter the password.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there.5. DOB. Once you submit the application with payment. Keep the following information ready: 1. 17   . 6. 5.5. 8. and resume filling in by logging in again. by providing a valid email address.5. 10. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7.3. Before you make the payment. etc. 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.

Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.5. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”.2.. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. Govt.2. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3.1). File format: PDF or JPEG 3.2 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. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. a PD certificate has to be provided.5. of India. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.5 MB.5. Resolution: 200 dpi 2.2. However. as required by MHRD. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.1. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. 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. as the fee is exempted. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. Color mode: 256 colors 3. 3.1. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.11. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. to qualify for the reduced fee. 12. 18   .

2. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. Candidate Category Mode Online Netbanking Male General/OBC-NC Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Online Netbanking Male SC/ST/PD Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Female Application Fee Bank Charges Total to be Paid 1200 1200 1200 600 600 600 10 20 25 10 20 25 1210 1220 1225 610 620 625 No Application Fee.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. 7. You can also check the status in your bank.3. In such a case. 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. of India. as required by MHRD. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure).1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. Govt.3.3. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. 5.5. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form.C). From the GATE Online Application Interface. 3. 2. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. 6. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. 19   . 4. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. 3. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. Once you confirm. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. 3. Govt. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. as required by MHRD. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account.5. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1.5. of India.

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

2012 or earlier) 6.4. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 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. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. 21   . 4. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. 8 October 2012. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. 3. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. 8th October 2012. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices.5.2 Mailing   1.5. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). 2. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. Do not fill address by hand.

6. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. 3. 5. 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. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. any cloth or any shadow. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. 7. 3. without any refund of the application fees. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4.5.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. Forehead. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses.         22   . 8.3. 1. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. lip. only clear glasses are permitted.5. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. and chin should be clearly visible.5. 4. 2.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. 11. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. If you normally wear spectacles.5cm print 9. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. cheeks. both eyes. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.5    Photograph  and  Signature  Requirements   The GATE 2013 Online Applicant Interface requires that copies of your photograph and signature be uploaded as an electronic file at the time of submitting your application. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head.5 cm x 3. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. nose.

2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.5.3.5. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .

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

3.5. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio.3 Signature  Specifications   1. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 4.5. 5. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper.                 25   . 6. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. 2. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted.

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

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

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

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

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

The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. In the ONLINE papers. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. However. In other words.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks.0 (C) 10. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. GA questions are of multiple choice type. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. For multiple choice type questions.0 (D) 12.Example Q. and carry a total of 15 marks.2 Question papers other than GG. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. 4. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. Or these can be common data questions. The GA section includes 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 5 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 10 marks).4. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. 4. passage and the like.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. 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). combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. 4. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. where each question carries 2 marks. each question will have four choices 31   . Likewise. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. Each question under this group will carry two marks. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question).48. for the linked answer question pair. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. Out of these.0 (B) 8.4.

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

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

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

divergence and curl. Dynamic stability: Euler angles. thin airfoil theory. Airplane performance: Pressure altitude. Partial differential equations and separation of variables methods. transition. subsonic and supersonic airfoils. load factor. Cauchy and Euler equations. Calculus: Functions of single variable. vector identities. gradient. stick forces. line. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. induced drag. limit. Classification of aircraft. integration by trapezoidal and Simpson rule. Wing dihedral. cruise. Drag polar. tail & cross winds. take off and landing. initial and boundary value problems. Laplace transforms. Equations of motion. sweep & position. turning flight. Flight Mechanics Atmosphere: Properties. dihedral stability. directional stability. partial derivatives. Numerical methods: Numerical solution of linear and nonlinear algebraic equations. aerodynamic forces and moments. roll. Kutta Joukowski theorem. Viscous Flows: Flow separation.Airplane (fixed wing aircraft) configuration and various parts. Prandtl-Meyer flow. Turn-bank indicator. isentropic flow.-absolute and service ceiling. determination of trajectory and orbital period in simple cases. Winds: head. ASI. maxima and minima. flow in nozzles and diffusers. standard atmosphere. Space Dynamics Central force motion. mean value theorems. boundary layer on a flat plate. VSI. V-n diagram. continuity and differentiability. total derivative. directional derivatives. Elements of rocket motor performance. steady climb & descent. longitudinal modes. hinge moments.5.2 Aerospace  Engineering  (AE)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra. vertical tail position and size. endurance or loiter. higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients. Gauss and Green. sideslip. Helmholtz and Kelvin theorem. 35   . compressibility effects on lift and drag. flow in diffusers. lift generation. normal shock.4. eigen values and eigen vectors. lateraldirectional modes. inviscid flow in a c-d nozzle. equivalent. pitch & yaw controls. structure of a turbulent boundary layer. stability & control derivatives. critical and drag divergence Mach number. horizontal tail position and size. wave drag. calibrated. Aerodynamics Basic Fluid Mechanics: Incompressible irrotational flow. qualitative treatment of low aspect ratio wings. viscous flows. Compressible Flows: Dynamics and Thermodynamics of I-D flow. Static stability: Angle of attack. high lift devices. longitudinal stick fixed & free stability. Theorems of Stokes. singularities and superposition. Airfoils and wings: Classification of airfoils. wing theory. oblique shock. inplane and out-of-plane. surface and volume integrals. cruise climb. Orbit transfer. Differential Equations: First order linear and nonlinear equations. Primary flight instruments: Altimeter. systems of linear equations. decoupling of longitudinal and lat-directional dynamics. evaluation of definite and improper integrals. introduction to turbulence. aerodynamic characteristics. indicated air speeds.

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

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

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

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

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).


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

supported and caved stoping methods. Eigen values and Eigen vectors. blasting devices and practices. water and soil pollution : causes. mode and standard deviation. Gauss and Green’s theorems. occupational health and risk. Theories of rock failure. Subsurface hazards from fires. reclamation and control. face and development machinery. Stokes. surface and volume integrals. Two dimensional frames and trusses. Sequences and series. Rock bursts and coal bumps. Poisson. Diferential Equations: Linear and non-linear first order ODEs. tacheometry. Divergence and Curl. Slope stability. Ground control. Equations of equilibrium. dispersion. Generation and transmission of mechanical. Ground vibrations. Geomechanics and Ground Control: Methods of access to deposits. Test for convergence. Particle kinematics and dynamics. heat and wave equations. Geo-technical properties of rocks. development. Surveying. Design of supports in roadways and workings. quality standards. Calculus: Limit. Free body diagrams. Mine Development. Underground metal mining : open. Rescue apparatus and practices. transportation and mechanization. triangulation. Subsidence. room and pillar mining. conveyors.4.16 Mining  Engineering  (MN)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrices and Determinants. dust and inundation. Mine fans and their usage. Random variables. contouring. Heat load sources and thermal environment.5. Stress distribution around mine openings. Underground drivages. distribution. Air. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. Safety in mines. Ventilation planning. gases. Friction forces. Line. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. Underground coal mining: bord and pillar systems. normal and binomial distributions. Auxiliary ventilation. Mechanics of air flow. accident analysis. Levels and leveling. Mining Engineering Mechanics: Equivalent force systems. Materials handling: haulages. correlation. pumps. instrumentation and stress measurement techniques. natural and mechanical ventilation. mine lighting. Rock mass classification. Mining Methods and Machinery: Surface mining: layout. continuity and differentiability. Ventilation. Partial Derivatives. hydraulic and pneumatic power. Fourier series. Laplace transforms. continuous surface mining systems. hoisting systems. median. PDEs –Laplace. Correlation and regression analysis. errors and adjustments. thick seam mining methods. Numerical Methods: Solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations. theodolite. Underground Hazards and Surface Environment: Underground atmosphere. Drilling methods and machines. Explosives. Probability and Statistics: Mean. 64   . explosions. loading. longwall mining. Mine Planning and Systems Engineering: Fundamentals of engineering surveying. noise. Systems of linear equations. Vector Calculus: Gradient. mine filling. air cooling. ore handling systems. stope mechanization. Higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients. Maxima and minima. integration of trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

symmetric. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method.21.5. Application in solving potential problems.4. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems. tests for convergence. conditional probability. Lagrange method of multipliers. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. random variables. steady and unsteady flows. Functions of two variables.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. partial derivatives. Hermitian. power series solutions.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. momentum and energy. Calculus: Functions of single variable. Half range sine and cosine series. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. Mean value theorems. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. line. Beta and Gamma functions. maxima and minima. Concept of fluid rotation. Bayes Theorem. total derivatives. 74   . system of linear equations. manometry. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. rank. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. Line integral. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). surface and volume integrals. vorticity. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. Vector Calculus: Gradient. Binomial. control volume analysis for mass. limit. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. Complex variable: Analytic functions. Maxima and minima. Poisson. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. double and triple integrals and their applications.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices.21.Taylor’s series. divergence and curl. continuity. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. and normal distributions. 4. discrete and continuous distributions. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. Cauchy-Riemann equations. diagonalisation of matrices. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Stokes. concept of local and convective accelerations. limit. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). forces on submerged bodies. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications.5. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods.Laplace equation. inverse.5. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. directional derivatives. stream function and potential function. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). power series.Euler’s equations. Variation of parameters method. Fourier Series.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. continuity and differentiability. sequence and series. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. Cauchy. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. Newton’s interpolation formulae. correlation and linear regression. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. vector identities.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Is the Admit card alone sufficient to gain entry to the exam? No. Employee identification card. Voter ID. Passport. 18. Should I attest the photograph for application form? NO. PAN Card. Photographs must not be attested application form or uploading. 14.2. This is REQUIRED in addition to the uploading of the image files. I have missed to take a print of my ONLINE application at the end of my application process. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? on website www. you can only download the application form and cannot modify the data.2 Admit card 1. 6. How will I get access to it? You can login using Login id (email) and password you had set up and take a printout. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. You must bring a valid photo ID card to the examination center. After completing the ONLINE application process and generating a PDF file. apart from the application. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo.gate. 16. When will I receive my admit card? Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012. After completing all the steps upto PDF application form generation in ONLINE application process. Do I have to send the printout of the application form? YES. Date of Birth and Residential to complete the application process. Hence you need to be very careful while entering the data. do I have to send the hard copy as well? No. Bring the admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. 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. College ID. You have to affix your photograph.iitb. I have attached the documents online. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. Signature. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. Candidates will not be permitted to take the test if original and valid photo identification is not presented. At the end of the Application process a PDF file of the application is generated. you do not have to provide hard copies of documents you have submitted online. will I be able to change my application data? NO. 15. signature and enclose other documents along with this print out and send to the concerned GATE office. 13. 2. 88   . You may also save a partially filled application and login in again at a later point in time to complete and submit the application.

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

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

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

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