GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure
 

 

 

Organizing Institute

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay  
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1 Table of Contents
1   Introduction  ..........................................................................................................................................  4   1.1   Financial Assistance  .......................................................................................................................  4   1.2   Administration   ................................................................................................................................  4   2   What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?  ...................................................................................................................  6   2.1   Other Important points about GATE 2013  .....................................................................................  6   2.2   Important  Dates  related  to  GATE  2013  ..........................................................................................  7   3   Pre  Exam  Related  Information  ..............................................................................................................  8   3.1   Eligibility for GATE  ......................................................................................................................  9   3.2   GATE Papers   ................................................................................................................................  11   3.3   Examination  Schedule  ..................................................................................................................  12   3.4   State-­‐wise  Exam  Cities  .................................................................................................................  13   3.5   How  to  Apply  ................................................................................................................................  16   3.5.1   GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface  ...........................................................................................  16   3.5.2   Filling  in  Application  Online  ...................................................................................................  17   3.5.3   Application  Fee  Payment  Options  .........................................................................................  19   3.5.4   Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office  .......................................................................................  20   3.5.5   Photograph  and  Signature  Requirements  .............................................................................  22   3.6   Admit  Card   ....................................................................................................................................  26   4   Examination Related Information  .......................................................................................................  27   4.1   Structure of GATE 2013  ..............................................................................................................  27   4.1.1   General  Aptitude  Questions  ..................................................................................................  27   4.1.2   XE  Paper  ................................................................................................................................  28   4.1.3   XL  Paper  .................................................................................................................................  28   4.2   Duration and Exam Type   ..............................................................................................................  28   4.3   Pattern  of  Question  Papers  and  Marking  Scheme  .......................................................................  29   4.3.1   Pattern  of  Question  Papers  ...................................................................................................  29  

4.4   Marking  Scheme  ...........................................................................................................................  31   4.4.1   General Aptitude (GA) Questions  .........................................................................................  31   4.4.2   Question papers other than GG, XE and XL  .........................................................................  31   4.4.3   GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper   ....................................................................................  32   4.4.4   XE Paper (Engineering Sciences)   ..........................................................................................  32   4.4.5   XL Paper (Life Sciences)  ......................................................................................................  32   4.5   GATE  Syllabi  ..................................................................................................................................  33   4.5.1   General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering  .................................................  33   4.5.2   Aerospace  Engineering  (AE)  ..................................................................................................  35   4.5.3   Agricultural  Engineering  (AG)  ................................................................................................  37   4.5.4   Architecture  and  Planning  (AR)  .............................................................................................  39   4.5.5   Biotechnology  (BT)  ................................................................................................................  41   4.5.6   Civil  Engineering  (CE)  .............................................................................................................  43   4.5.7   Chemical  Engineering  (CH)  ....................................................................................................  45   4.5.8   Computer  Science  and  Information  Technology  (CS)  ............................................................  47   4.5.9   Chemistry  (CY)  .......................................................................................................................  49   4.5.10   Electronics  and  Communication  Engineering  (EC)  ..............................................................  51   4.5.11   Electrical  Engineering  (EE)  ...................................................................................................  53   4.5.12   Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)  .............................................................................................  55   4.5.13   Instrumentation  Engineering  (IN)   ........................................................................................  58   4.5.14   Mathematics  (MA)  ..............................................................................................................  60   4.5.15   Mechanical  Engineering  (ME)   ..............................................................................................  62   4.5.16   Mining  Engineering  (MN)  ....................................................................................................  64   4.5.17   Metallurgical  Engineering  (MT)  ...........................................................................................  66   4.5.18   Physics  (PH)  .........................................................................................................................  68   4.5.19   Production  and  Industrial  Engineering  (PI)   ..........................................................................  69   4.5.20   Textile  Engineering  and  Fibre  Science  (TF)  ..........................................................................  72   4.5.21   Engineering  Sciences  (XE)  ....................................................................................................  74   2  

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

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

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

4th year or Completed

2013

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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed

2013

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

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

2014

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

2015

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

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

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Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

).2.1).5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. Please see Section 3. 2.5. You will be required to change the password after the first login. PIN Code of College) 4. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data.2 and 3. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. asdf. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. and resume filling in by logging in again. Eligibility Degree Details (College address.5. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. Once you submit the application with payment. 10.5. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. Good quality image of your signature (in . so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. “Save” partially filled form. Upon registration. 12345. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. Keep the following information ready: 1.3. DOB. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. GATE paper. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there.5 MB See section 3. Personal information 2. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. 5. 17   . Before you make the payment. 4. 3. 6. You must click on the link and enter the password. You must first register yourself. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. 9. 8.5. 8. by providing a valid email address.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents).4) 5. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). Next you will see an application form to be filled in. “Logout”. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). where you have to carefully check for any errors. 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. etc.3) while filling the online form.

1).11. However. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.2. as required by MHRD. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.2.5 MB. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. as the fee is exempted.1.. 3. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. to qualify for the reduced fee.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. a PD certificate has to be provided.1.5. Color mode: 256 colors 3. Resolution: 200 dpi 2.5. of India. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”.5.1. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. Govt. 18   .2 SC/ST/PD  Certificate   Only male applicants who claim to be in any of the category SC/ST/PD have to produce valid documentary evidence (details given in Section 8.2. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. 12. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.

7.5. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you.3.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. 2. Govt. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. 3.3. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013.C). candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. 3.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. Once you confirm. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. 19   . even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account.3.5. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. 3. 2. You can also check the status in your bank. In such a case. 4. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. of India. as required by MHRD. as required by MHRD. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. 5. 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. 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. Govt. 6. From the GATE Online Application Interface. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface.5. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. of India. and you are not sure if you have made the payment.

2. and sign the application in the box provided. If you had paid the application fee by challan. 3. Cut this address slip.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). Before mailing. 4. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. 5. 2. 4. where the application form needs to be mailed. 3. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. or attest the photograph 3.4. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. 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. Out of the printed pages. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise.5.1 Before  Mailing   1. sign. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. 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. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. Do not pin. 4. 3.3. You do not need to have an account in that branch. the following procedures need to be completed 3. 2. You must sign in the box provided 4. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify.5. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013.

5. Do not fill address by hand. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents.4. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. 8th October 2012. GATE copy of Challan duly stamped by the bank after payment of fees (you need not submit challan in case of payment by net banking) 3. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5.5. 2012 or earlier) 6. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 8 October 2012. 2. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. 21   . Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices.2 Mailing   1. 3. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. 4. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above.

5. Forehead. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. 4. 5. any cloth or any shadow. 3. cheeks.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10.5. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. both eyes.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. If you normally wear spectacles. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. 2. 11.3. For your own benefit it may be prudent not to intentionally change your facial features or hair style as in the photograph until the day of the exam.5. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. nose. only clear glasses are permitted.5cm print 9. without any refund of the application fees.         22   . 1. lip. 8.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot.5 cm x 3. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. 7. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. and chin should be clearly visible. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. 3. 6. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable.

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

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

Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. 6. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. 5.5. 4. 3.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3.3 Signature  Specifications   1. and get the image cropped by the studio itself.                 25   . 2.5.

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

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

TF. XE. 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).1. IN. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. For all other papers (CS. AG. CH. At the end of the three hour window. BT. GA – General Aptitude 3. MT. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4.2 Duration and Exam Type The GATE examination consists of a single paper of 3 hours duration that contains 65 questions carrying a maximum of 100 marks. The examination for the papers with codes AE. MN. AR. PH. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. and PI). 4. Any two of XE sections B to G The choice of two out of the sections B to G can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. ME.1. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. EE.3. 28   . 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. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. MA. GG. and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. GA – General Aptitude 3.4. Section H – Chemistry 2. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. EC. CE.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. CY. 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). 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. 4. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time.

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

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

the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. for the linked answer question pair. each question will have four choices 31   .0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. Or these can be common data questions. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions.0 (B) 8. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. For multiple choice type questions. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated.Example Q. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly.4. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. However. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. In other words. In the ONLINE papers. passage and the like. 4. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions.0 (D) 12. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. Each question under this group will carry two marks. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. GA questions are of multiple choice type.4.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. Out of these. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). and carry a total of 15 marks. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. where each question carries 2 marks. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. 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). two pairs of questions would be common data questions.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. 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). Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. Likewise. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem.48. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted.0 (C) 10.2 Question papers other than GG. 4. 4.

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

would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. For measuring temperature below –40oF. attempts to send the missile into space. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany.” With what. however.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. word groups. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . 2. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. verbal analogies.5. (A) Q. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany.3.4. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. 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. the gas pressures are increased. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. (B) Q.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. These are. instructions.1. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. numerical estimation. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. As the mercury rises. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. (B) Q.2.4. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. Verbal Ability: English grammar. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. placed in the thermometer under pressure. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. besides mercury. sentence completion.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Traffic and Transportation Planning: Principles of traffic engineering and transportation planning; traffic survey methods; design of roads, intersections, grade separators and parking areas; hierarchy of roads and levels of services; traffic and transport management in urban areas, intelligent transportation system; mass transportation planning; para-transits and other modes of transportation, pedestrian & slow moving traffic planning. Infrastructure, Services and Amenities: Principles of water supply and sanitation systems; water treatment; solid waste disposal systems; waste treatment, recycle & reuse; urban rainwater harvesting; power supply and communication systems — network, design & guidelines; demography related standards at various levels of the settlements for health, education, recreation, religious & public-semi public facilities. Development Administration and Management: Planning laws; development control and zoning regulations; laws relating to land acquisition; development enforcements, urban land ceiling; land management techniques; planning and municipal administration; disaster mitigation management; 73rd& 74th Constitutional amendments; valuation & taxation; revenue resources and fiscal management; public participation and role of NGO & CBO; Institutional networking & capacity building.

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4.5.5 Biotechnology  (BT)  
Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrices and determinants, Systems of linear equations, Eigen values and Eigen vectors. Calculus: Limit, continuity and differentiability, Partial derivatives, Maxima and minima, Sequences and series, Test for convergence, Fourier Series. Differential Equations: Linear and nonlinear first order ODEs, higher order ODEs with constant coefficients, Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations, Laplace transforms, PDE- Laplace, heat and wave equations. Probability and Statistics: Mean, median, mode and standard deviation, Random variables, Poisson, normal and binomial distributions, Correlation and regression analysis. Numerical Methods: Solution of linear and nonlinear algebraic equations, Integration of trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule, Single and multistep methods for differential equations. Biotechnology Microbiology: Prokaryotic and eukaryotic cell structure; Microbial nutrition, growth and control; Microbial metabolism (aerobic and anaerobic respiration, photosynthesis); Nitrogen fixation; Chemical basis of mutations and mutagens; Microbial genetics (plasmids, transformation, transduction, conjugation); Microbial diversity and characteristic features; Viruses. Biochemistry: Biomolecules and their conformation; Weak inter-molecular interactions in biomacromolecules; Chemical and functional nature of enzymes; Kinetics of single substrate and bisubstrate enzyme catalyzed reactions; Bioenergetics; Metabolism (Glycolysis, TCA and Oxidative phosphorylation); Membrane transport and pumps; Cell cycle and cell growth control; Cell signaling and signal transduction. Molecular Biology and Genetics: Molecular structure of genes and chromosomes; DNA replication and control; Transcription and its control; Translational processes; Regulatory controls in prokaryotes and eukaryotes; Mendelian inheritance; Gene interaction; Complementation; Linkage, recombination and chromosome mapping; Extrachromosomal inheritance; Chromosomal variation; Population genetics; Transposable elements, Molecular basis of genetic diseases and applications. Process Biotechnology: Bioprocess technology for the production of cell biomass and primary/secondary metabolites, such as baker’s yeast, ethanol, citric acid, amino acids, exo-polysacharides, antibiotics and pigments etc.; Microbial production, purification and bioprocess application(s) of industrial enzymes; Production and purification of recombinant proteins on a large scale; Chromatographic and membrane based bioseparation methods; Immobilization of enzymes and cells and their application for bioconversion processes. Aerobic and anaerobic biological processes for stabilization of solid / liquid wastes; Bioremediation. Bioprocess Engineering: Kinetics of microbial growth, substrate utilization and product formation; Simple structured models; Sterilization of air and media; Batch, fed-batch and continuous processes; Aeration and agitation; Mass transfer in bioreactors; Rheology of fermentation fluids; Scale-up concepts; Design of fermentation media; Various types of microbial and enzyme reactors; Instrumentation in bioreactors. Plant and Animal Biotechnology: Special features and organization of plant cells; Totipotency; Regeneration of plants; Plant products of industrial importance; Biochemistry of major metabolic pathways and products; Autotrophic and heterotrophic growth; Plant growth regulators and elicitors; Cell suspension culture development: methodology, kinetics of growth and production formation, nutrient 41  

optimization; Production of secondary metabolites by plant suspension cultures; Hairy root cultures and their cultivation. Techniques in raising transgencies. Characteristics of animal cells: Metabolism, regulation and nutritional requirements for mass cultivation of animal cell cultures; Kinetics of cell growth and product formation and effect of shear force; Product and substrate transport; Micro & macro-carrier culture; Hybridoma technology; Live stock improvement; Cloning in animals; Genetic engineering in animal cell culture; Animal cell preservation. Immunology: The origin of immunology; Inherent immunity; Humoral and cell mediated immunity; Primary and secondary lymphoid organ; Antigen; B and T cells and Macrophages; Major histocompatibility complex (MHC); Antigen processing and presentation; Synthesis of antibody and secretion; Molecular basis of antibody diversity; Polyclonal and monoclonal antibody; Complement; Antigen-antibody reaction; Regulation of immune response; Immune tolerance; Hyper sensitivity; Autoimmunity; Graft versus host reaction. Recombinant DNA Technology: Restriction and modification enzymes; Vectors: plasmid, bacteriophage and other viral vectors, cosmids, Ti plasmid, yeast artificial chromosome; cDNA and genomic DNA library; Gene isolation; Gene cloning; Expression of cloned gene; Transposons and gene targeting; DNA labeling; DNA sequencing; Polymerase chain reactions; DNA fingerprinting; Southern and northern blotting; In-situ hybridization; RAPD; RFLP; Site-directed mutagenesis; Gene transfer technologies; Gene therapy. Bioinformatics: Major bioinformatics resources (NCBI, EBI, ExPASy); Sequence and structure databases; Sequence analysis (biomolecular sequence file formats, scoring matrices, sequence alignment, phylogeny); Genomics and Proteomics (Large scale genome sequencing strategies; Comparative genomics; Understanding DNA microarrays and protein arrays); Molecular modeling and simulations (basic concepts including concept of force fields).

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

volcanism and orogeny. Weathering. continents and continental processes. internal structure and composition of the earth. minor and trace elements. geochemical cycles. grade and basic types. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. vertebrates. metamorphic facies. slope and drainage. soil formation. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas. basin analysis. geochemical evolution of the earth. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. faults. sedimentary processes and environments. continental drift. meteorites. magmatic differentiation. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. marine geology and ocean resources. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. 55   . physical oceanography.5. twinning. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. plate tectonics. electrical. physical properties of the interior of the earth. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction. forms. glacier and ocean. Geomorphic processes and agents. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. Coal and petroleum geology. brittle and ductile deformation. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. Igneous rocks – classification. shape. classification of minerals. quantitative and applied geomorphology.Physical basis and applications of gravity. earthquakes. Introduction to remote sensing. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. Stress.12. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). basement cover relationship. 4. controlling factors.Geological time scale and geochronology. geometry and genesis of folds. Metamorphism. crystal chemistry. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. isotope geochemistry. role of fluids in metamorphism. wind. elements of seismology. joints. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. Cosmic abundance.5.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4. distribution of major. sedimentary facies. electromagnetic. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. introductory well logging. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. cleavage. tectonites and their significance.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. schistosity and lineation. isostasy. methods of projection.4. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. geostatistics. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. unconformities. microfossils and palaeoflora. forms and textures. development and evolution of landforms. strain and material response. mineral and ground water.5. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. ore dressing and mineral economics.1 Earth and Planetary system. ores and metamorphism. optical mineralogy. stratigraphic principles. Ground water geology. shear zone.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. superposed folding. ore reserve estimation. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. size. sampling.12. action of river. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. association of igneous. Basic structural geology. primary and secondary structures. metamorphism of pelitic. hydrothermal. Morphology. magnetic. mining methods. mineralogy and petrology. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

surface and volume integrals. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. partial derivatives. conditional probability. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. Fourier Series. Beta and Gamma functions. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. Bayes Theorem. concept of local and convective accelerations.21. vorticity. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. divergence and curl. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. Hermitian. and normal distributions. line. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients.21. Stokes. Variation of parameters method. correlation and linear regression.Euler’s equations. tests for convergence. Newton’s interpolation formulae. power series. random variables. Half range sine and cosine series. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. Cauchy-Riemann equations. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. manometry. Mean value theorems. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. rank. Functions of two variables. directional derivatives. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. Cauchy.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). system of linear equations. continuity. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. vector identities. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus.5. limit. symmetric. momentum and energy. Line integral. Concept of fluid rotation. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. Vector Calculus: Gradient.4. inverse. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Application in solving potential problems. sequence and series. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). steady and unsteady flows.5. Poisson. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. double and triple integrals and their applications. Lagrange method of multipliers. total derivatives. limit. power series solutions.Laplace equation. Maxima and minima. diagonalisation of matrices. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. maxima and minima. discrete and continuous distributions.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. stream function and potential function. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. Binomial. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. continuity and differentiability.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. control volume analysis for mass. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems. Complex variable: Analytic functions.Taylor’s series. Calculus: Functions of single variable. forces on submerged bodies. 4.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. 74   .5. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series.

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

Euler buckling. thermodynamic property tables and charts. shear and bending moment diagrams. compressibility chart. path and process. state of a system. Ideal Gas Mixtures:Dalton’s and Amagat’s laws. heat. equilibrium equations. Free vibration of single degree of freedom systems. Properties of Pure Substances: Thermodynamic properties of pure substances in solid. First Law of Thermodynamics: Energy. Environmental Degradation: Corrosion and oxidation of materials. principal stresses and strains.Magnetic Properties: Origin of magnetism in metallic and ceramic materials. first law applied to systems and control volumes.5 Section  E:  Thermodynamics   Basic Concepts: Continuum. Air standard Diesel cycle. Rankine Reheat cycle. deflection (for symmetric bending).21. state diagram. analysis of determinate trusses and frames. Clausius inequality and concept of entropy. 4. thin cylinders. law of conservation of momentum. force acting on a body in motion. paramagnetism. shear and bending stresses.4 Section  D:  Solid  Mechanics   Equivalent force systems. different modes of work. force as function of position. macroscopic approach. P-V-T behaviour of simple compressible substances. 4. laws of motion. thermodynamic system (closed and open or control volume). coefficient of volume expansion. thermodynamic properties and equilibrium. steady and unsteady flow analysis. theories of failure. time and speed. Maxwell equations. Second Law of Thermodynamics: Kelvin-Planck and Clausius statements. generalized Hooke’s Law. Axial. Stresses and strains. Joule-Thomson coefficient. law of conservation of energy. antiferro magnetism. ideal and real gases. thermal strain. Zeroth law of thermodynamics. torsion in circular shafts. axial. simple relative motion of particles. Thermodynamic cycles: Carnot vapor power cycle. free-body diagrams. liquid and vapor phases. enthalpy. principle of increase of entropy. magnetic hysterisis. friction. thermodynamic temperature scale. Air standard Otto cycle. diamagnetism. energy methods (Castigliano’s Theorems). Air-standard Brayton cycle. Ideal Rankine cycle. prevention. specific heats. reversible and irreversible processes. Clapeyron equation. air-water vapor mixtures and simple thermodynamic processes involving them. availability and irreversibility. ferromagnetism. Vapor-compression refrigeration cycle. phase rule. calculations of properties.5.5. concept of temperature.21. ferrimagnetism. Thermodynamic Relations: T-ds relations. equations of state. Carnot theorems. adiabatic and isothermal compressibilities. 76   . Mohr’s circle.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute.8 Appendix A 8. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category.                     91   . which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission.1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST) • District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner. 8. 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.

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

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