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  

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

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

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

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). 2. XE. 5. of India. MT.1 eligibility for GATE examination. 4.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013. if any. Govt. refer to Section 4. BT. Numerical answer type questions in ONLINE papers: In the ONLINE papers. Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. AG. each question will have a number as the answer. MA. 3. 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. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE. 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.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1. candidates should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. on or before 8 October 2012. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. For details. For numerical answer type questions. candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs. Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. 2. A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score. Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. For multiple choice type questions. as required by MHRD. TF. AR. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. CE. GG. Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. Each online paper will have 15 or more marks worth of questions requiring numerical answers where possible. 2 3 4 5 6   . PH. 6. each question will have four choices for the answer. CH. CY. and XL. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. Pre-final year students: Pre-final year students are NOT eligible to write GATE 2013. MN.

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

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

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

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

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

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

in With this interface you can 1. Apply for the examination online 2.iitb. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). 3. Check the status of your application form: Received.ac.5. and supporting documents. etc. Make application fee payment through netbanking. View your answers. marks and GATE score. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. Upload photograph. The application fee is non-refundable. Admit Card Ready for Download. Category General/OBC-NC (Male Candidates) SC / ST / PD* (Male Candidates) Female Candidates * PD: Person with a Physical Disability Application Fee 1200/600/0 (Exempted) 3. Under Scrutiny. 5. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. 4.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. Download Admit Card.     16   .3. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. 7. signature. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. 6.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone.

jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. 5. and resume filling in by logging in again. where you have to carefully check for any errors. You must click on the link and enter the password. You will be required to change the password after the first login. DOB. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. 2.1). Please see Section 3. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. 10. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name.5. Personal information 2. Good quality image of your signature (in .5. 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. Keep the following information ready: 1. GATE paper. Next you will see an application form to be filled in.4) 5. Once you submit the application with payment. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. 8. Upon registration. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). 3. 6.3. 4. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. 12345. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP).2. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). You must first register yourself. 17   .5. by providing a valid email address. Before you make the payment.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents).). as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. “Logout”.3) while filling the online form. PIN Code of College) 4. asdf. “Save” partially filled form. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently.2 and 3. 8. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. etc. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself.5 MB See section 3. 9.5. Eligibility Degree Details (College address.

12.5. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. as required by MHRD. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.5. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.2. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. 3. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. a PD certificate has to be provided. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.2.5 MB. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. to qualify for the reduced fee. of India. Govt.11. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.2. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. Resolution: 200 dpi 2.5. However. Color mode: 256 colors 3. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.1). if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.1. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3.2 SC/ST/PD  Certificate   Only male applicants who claim to be in any of the category SC/ST/PD have to produce valid documentary evidence (details given in Section 8. as the fee is exempted.1.1. 18   .

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. 2. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. Govt. 3.3. 3. 19   . as required by MHRD. of India. 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.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be.3. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. 3.C). Once you confirm.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. From the GATE Online Application Interface. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. of India. 4. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password.3. You can also check the status in your bank.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1.5. as required by MHRD. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. Govt. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days.5. 6. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. You have to print it out on an A4 paper.5. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. 2. 7. 5. In such a case.

Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. 5. where the application form needs to be mailed. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. 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. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. You do not need to have an account in that branch.5. If you had paid the application fee by challan. 3. 4.3. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. Before mailing. and sign the application in the box provided. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). or attest the photograph 3.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. You must sign in the box provided 4. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. 2. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. Do not pin. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface.5. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . 3. 2.1 Before  Mailing   1. 4. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. the following procedures need to be completed 3. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. 2. Out of the printed pages. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. 3. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. 4. sign. Cut this address slip.4.

4. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October.4. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). 2012 or earlier) 6. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday.2 Mailing   1.5. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. 8th October 2012. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. 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. Do not fill address by hand. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5.5. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. 3. 2. 8 October 2012. 21   . Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday.

Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. nose.3. If you normally wear spectacles. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. lip.5 cm x 3. any cloth or any shadow.5cm print 9. 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    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. Forehead. 2. 7.5. 11. and chin should be clearly visible.5. 5. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. 4.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. cheeks. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. 6. 3. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. without any refund of the application fees.5. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. 1. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. both eyes. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. 3. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. only clear glasses are permitted.         22   . 8. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.

Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .5.5.3.2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.

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

Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. 3. 2.3 Signature  Specifications   1. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. 5. 4.5.                 25   . Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. 6. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150.5.

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

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

the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. EE. For all other papers (CS. MA.1.4. CH. PH. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). and PI). the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. 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). GA – General Aptitude 3. GG. The examination for the papers with codes AE.1. 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. XE. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. CY. BT. AG.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. MN. TF. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. The question paper will consist of only objective questions.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. 4. GA – General Aptitude 3. Any two of XE sections B to G The choice of two out of the sections B to G can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions.3. 28   . MT. 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). IN. ME. 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. CE. 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.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. Section H – Chemistry 2. AR. EC. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. At the end of the three hour window. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. 4.

EC.1 Pattern  of  Question  Papers   The examination for the papers with codes AE. for Questions 52 and 53 in Main Paper: An E. GATE 2013 would contain questions of four different types in various papers: (i) Multiple choice questions carrying 1 or 2 marks each. The repressor has a binding affinity (Kd) of 10-8 M and 10-9 M with and without lactose respectively. the candidates will have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question. EE. First question of the pair: 29   .4.49 The variance of the random variable Y is (A) 1/2 (B) 2/3 (C) 1 (D) 2 (iii) Linked answer questions (which are also multiple choice questions). For all other papers (CS. MT. In all the papers.3.x+1). MN. where the answer to the first question in the pair is required to answer its successor. AR. for instance. MA. of which one correct answer is to be marked. CH. IN. is uniform on the interval (x-1. given X=x. out of which 10 questions carrying total of 15 marks are in General Aptitude (GA). in the medium.48 The mean of the random variable Y is (A) 1/2 (B) 1 (C) 3/2 (D) 2 Second question using common data: Q. XE and XL will be conducted ONLINE using computers where the candidates will be required to select the answer for each question using a mouse. First question using common data: Q. for instance. The remaining 85 % of the total marks is devoted to the syllabus of the paper (as indicated in the syllabus section). Example: Statement for Linked Answer Questions. (ii) Common data questions (which are also multiple choice questions). GG. BT. Example Statement for Common Data Questions. coli cell of volume 10-12 cm3 contains 60 molecules of lac-repressor. CY. AG. Suppose E(X)=1 and Var(X)=5/3. CE. for Questions 48 and 49 in Main Paper: Let X and Y be jointly distributed random variables such that the conditional distribution of Y.3 Pattern  of  Question  Papers  and  Marking  Scheme   4. where two successive questions use the same set of input data. TF. PH. there will be a total of 65 questions carrying 100 marks. Each of the multiple choice objective questions in all papers and sections will contain four answers. ME & PI).

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

There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. passage and the like. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. 4. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. In the ONLINE papers.2 Question papers other than GG. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. However. For multiple choice type questions. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.0 (D) 12. 4. 4. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement.48. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. and carry a total of 15 marks. Out of these. XE and XL These papers would contain 25 questions carrying one mark each (sub-total 25 marks) and 30 questions carrying two marks each (sub-total 60 marks).Example Q.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only.0 (B) 8.4. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. Likewise. In other words. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type.4. 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). combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. each question will have four choices 31   . GA questions are of multiple choice type. Or these can be common data questions. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. Each question under this group will carry two marks. for the linked answer question pair. where each question carries 2 marks.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions.0 (C) 10. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer.

For numerical answer type questions. 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). two pairs of questions would be common data questions. 4. This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks). Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). 1 pair is common data questions. Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions). 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. 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). Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B.4.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper.4. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks).4. Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. 32   . Out of the 2 mark questions. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. 4. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given. Out of these. 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. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory. Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory. and 1 pair is linked answer questions. Out of the 2-mark questions.for the answer. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. This section contains 15 multiplechoice questions carrying a total of 25 marks: 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 20 marks).3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section.

Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. however.” With what. For measuring temperature below –40oF.3. placed in the thermometer under pressure. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. 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. These are. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. verbal analogies. 2. the gas pressures are increased. besides mercury. (B) Q. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. Verbal Ability: English grammar. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. As the mercury rises.5. sentence completion. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. (B) Q. attempts to send the missile into space. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. (A) Q.1. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . thermometers filled with alcohol are used. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. word groups.4. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. numerical estimation.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1.4.2. instructions.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. joints. distribution of major. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. twinning. isotope geochemistry. vertebrates. ore reserve estimation. schistosity and lineation. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. methods of projection. controlling factors. wind. minor and trace elements. ores and metamorphism. size.4. shape. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. cleavage. internal structure and composition of the earth. mining methods.Physical basis and applications of gravity. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. volcanism and orogeny. grade and basic types. geochemical cycles. sampling.12. geometry and genesis of folds. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. metamorphic facies. sedimentary facies. forms. physical properties of the interior of the earth. Morphology. forms and textures. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction. soil formation. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. geostatistics. unconformities. tectonites and their significance. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. mineral and ground water. 55   . Basic structural geology. metamorphism of pelitic. superposed folding.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. marine geology and ocean resources. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals.5.5.1 Earth and Planetary system. faults. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. Cosmic abundance. Igneous rocks – classification. isostasy. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. role of fluids in metamorphism. quantitative and applied geomorphology. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. basin analysis. action of river. plate tectonics. microfossils and palaeoflora. development and evolution of landforms. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. Metamorphism. meteorites. elements of seismology. 4. geochemical evolution of the earth. magmatic differentiation. glacier and ocean. basement cover relationship. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. Geomorphic processes and agents. electrical. introductory well logging.5.12. stratigraphic principles. crystal chemistry. Weathering. Stress. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. mineralogy and petrology. ore dressing and mineral economics. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. strain and material response. Coal and petroleum geology. shear zone. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. continental drift. magnetic. association of igneous. brittle and ductile deformation. sedimentary processes and environments. optical mineralogy. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. earthquakes. slope and drainage. primary and secondary structures. continents and continental processes. hydrothermal. electromagnetic. physical oceanography. classification of minerals. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. Introduction to remote sensing.Geological time scale and geochronology. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. Ground water geology.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

the skeletal system. zoogerography.5. evolution of animal behaviour. 4.22. osmoregulation. regulation of gene expression. Development Biology: Embryonic development. Rancidity of fats. protozoan and helminthic parasites. yoghurt. adaptation. Pigments: Carotenoids. Antinutrients. Eukaryotic gene organization and expression (Basic principles of signal transduction). Escherichia coli. the immune response. cellular and humoral immune response. Microbial spoilage of milk and milk products. the endocrine system. Nutrition deficiency diseases. the excretory system. Coenzymes. cheese. communication. Kinetics and inhibition. cellulose. serial dilution method for quantification. chromosomes and chromatin structure. organization of genome. cellular differentiation. Parasitology and Immunology: Nature of parasite. lipids and carbohydrates. Growth and death kinetics. the food chain.oligopolysaccharides including starch. PER. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. Food flavours: Terpenes. Clostridium and Aspergillus. the reproductive system. Enzymes: Specificity. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology: Nucleic acids. mating and territoriality.22. cell cycle. Fermented food: Buttermilk. Evolution: Origin and history of life on earth. Spoilage bacteria. metamorphosis. 82   . conservation biology. stem cells. cell division. pectic substances and dietary fibre. natural selection. genetic basis of development.5 Section  L:  Zoology   Animal world:Animal diversity. alcoholic beverage. cytoplasmic inheritance. population dynamics. Cell Biology: Structure of cell. Polymerization and polymorphism. habitats. sausage.4. host-parasite relation. organogenesis. yeast and mold in food. Food Microbiology: Characteristics of microorganisms: Morphology. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. the respiratory system. biogeochemical cycles. Role of minerals in nutrition. Genetics: Principles of inheritance. linkage and mapping of genes. phylogenetic relationships. theories of evolution. Microbial growth in food: Intrinsic and extrinsic factors. instinct. vitamins. speciation. replication. distribution. evolution of the immune system. Campylobacter. Spores and vegetative cells. Animal Behaviour: Types of behaviours. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. systematics and classification of animals. molecular basis of heredity. Foodborne disease: Toxins produced by Staphylococcus. pheromones. enzyme catalysis. glycolysis. proteins. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. Kreb’s cycle. social behaviour across the animal taxa. ketones and quinones. transcription and translation. anthocyanins. structure and detection of bacteria. chlorophylls.5. learning and memory. vinegar. courtship. meat and meat products. Nutrition: Balanced diet. Bacterial pathogens: Salmonella. Shigella. Food spoilage: Contributing factors. cellular organelles and their structure and function. Animal Anatomy and Physiology: Comparative physiology. mutations. Listeria. the nervous system. species diversity. digestive system. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. Ecology: The ecosystem.6 Section  M:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. Bacillus. sauerkraut and soya sauce. hormones and their actions. tannins and myoglobin. circulatory system. esters.

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

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After confirming the payment. 6. what do I do? If you have clicked on “Save” during application process. I want to pay online by my credit card. 5. 1. 3.iitb. However. 7. your second choice will be considered. My power/internet connection failed during application process. 2. Why should I choose two examination cities? Generally.6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 6. but I don’t see that option! You can only use internet banking (netbanking) facilities for online payment. how should I complete the application process? After filling all the fields in the ONLINE application form. Can I use one email address to fill multiple application forms? NO. You are asking only the SC/ST/PD candidates to enclose the category certificate. 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. 2.gate. Login with your Internet banking credentials and confirm the payment. you will be allotted a centre in the examination city of your first choice. Your browser screen will re-directed to the bank you choose. How do I make the fee payment for GATE 2013 examination? You can make the payment during the ONLINE application process by choosing one of the following options: 1. Online Payment: Netbanking through the payment gateway. you will be re-directed back to GATE application website. one email address can be used for only one application form.in/gate2013). 8. 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. How do I apply ONLINE? Go to the link How to apply? On website (www. choose Online Payment option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. 4. you can indicate the category to which you belong to. Only in cases where it becomes difficult to accommodate you in the examination city of your first choice. 2. Credit cards will not be accepted. Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process.1 Application Process 1. If I want the Online Payment (Netbanking) option.ac. You need to produce the category certificate only to the admitting institute at the time of admission. the data you entered up to that time has been stored online. in the application. What about the OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates? Do they have to enclose the category certificate too? NO. 86   .

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

ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. I have attached the documents online. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. PAN Card. Date of Birth and Residential Address. Employee identification card. signature and enclose other documents along with this print out and send to the concerned GATE office. 17.2 Admit card 1. 13. Should I attest the photograph for application form? NO. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? on website www. College ID. 6. Passport. Bring the admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification.gate. How will I get access to it? You can login using Login id (email) and password you had set up and take a printout. After completing the ONLINE application process and generating a PDF file.2. Voter ID. you do not have to provide hard copies of documents you have submitted online. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. 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. This is REQUIRED in addition to the uploading of the image files. When will I receive my admit card? Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012. you can only download the application form and cannot modify the data. 88   . 18. Do I have to send the printout of the application form? YES. At the end of the Application process a PDF file of the application is generated. You may also save a partially filled application and login in again at a later point in time to complete and submit the application. Photographs must not be attested application form or uploading. 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.iitb.ac. 14. 15. 16. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. Signature. will I be able to change my application data? NO. do I have to send the hard copy as well? No. 2. You have to affix your photograph. apart from the application. Hence you need to be very careful while entering the data.in/gate2013 to complete the application process. I have missed to take a print of my ONLINE application at the end of my application process. Is the Admit card alone sufficient to gain entry to the exam? No. After completing all the steps upto PDF application form generation in ONLINE application process.

For ONLINE Examination. 1. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. 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. however. payable at Mumbai. 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.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. After submission of application. 8.to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. The candidate is. However. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. 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. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. 6. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. 7. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. For ONLINE examination. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. 4. and any such electronic gadgets. For how many GATE papers can I apply? A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in the GATE INFORMATION BROCHURE or GATE website. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. For OFFLINE exam. 89   . Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. blank papers.6. 2012 with a fee of 400/. mobile phone. 3. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. 5. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. 2. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes.

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

8.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category.                     91   . The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate. 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. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates.8 Appendix A 8. Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted.

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

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