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  

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

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

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

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

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

as this knowledge will be required at the time of application form submission and appearing for the examination.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.

ME and PI EC. 12   . CY. CE. MN. 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.3. 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. MT. PH. CH. AG. MA.3  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR. 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. BT. GG. XE and XL 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs CS.

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

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

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

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

High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory).5. GATE paper. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS).). Eligibility Degree Details (College address. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. 10. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. 17   . Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates).5. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. 9. “Logout”. Good quality image of your signature (in . where you have to carefully check for any errors.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. by providing a valid email address. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Personal information 2. 2. Once you submit the application with payment.4) 5.2. Upon registration.5. Before you make the payment. 5. You will be required to change the password after the first login. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. 8. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. etc. and resume filling in by logging in again. 4.2 and 3.5.5 MB See section 3. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. 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. You must click on the link and enter the password.3) while filling the online form. 12345.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). 6. 3. PIN Code of College) 4. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). 8. You must first register yourself.1). Keep the following information ready: 1. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. DOB. Please see Section 3. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data.3. asdf. “Save” partially filled form.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. Next you will see an application form to be filled in.

However. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.1.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. 18   . Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. to qualify for the reduced fee. Color mode: 256 colors 3. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”.1). For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.2 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 8.11. 3.2. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it.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. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. a PD certificate has to be provided. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. Govt.2. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.2.5.1. of India. 12. as the fee is exempted. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3.1. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.5. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.5 MB. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.. as required by MHRD.

6. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. From the GATE Online Application Interface. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. 2. of India. 4. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. as required by MHRD. 19   . and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. 5.5. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees.5. You can also check the status in your bank. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure).C). Govt. 2. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. of India.3.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. 3. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. as required by MHRD.3. 3. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. 3. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. 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. 7.5. In such a case. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. Once you confirm. Govt. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13.3.

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

Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents.4.5.5. Do not fill address by hand. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. 8th October 2012. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. 2. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above.2 Mailing   1. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. 21   . you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). 8 October 2012. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. 3. 2012 or earlier) 6. GATE copy of Challan duly stamped by the bank after payment of fees (you need not submit challan in case of payment by net banking) 3. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 4. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices.

2.3.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. 1. 11. If you normally wear spectacles. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. cheeks. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. lip.5 cm x 3.         22   . Forehead. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. 5. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. 3. 6. only clear glasses are permitted. 7. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. nose.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. both eyes. 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. 4.5. any cloth or any shadow.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.5. and chin should be clearly visible.5cm print 9. 8. 3.5. without any refund of the application fees. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph.

Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .5.3.2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.5.

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

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

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

keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics XE PAPER SECTIONS Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS CY EC EE GG CODE A B C D E F G Sl. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. 4. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. No. apart from the core subject of the paper. See further explanation below. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan.1. 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences XL PAPER SECTIONS Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI TF XE* XL* CODE H I J K L M * XE (Engineering Sciences) and XL (Life Sciences) papers are of general nature and will comprise of the sections listed in the above table.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills).4 Examination Related Information 4. No. 27   . The candidate is.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. however.

4. MN. For all other papers (CS. BT. IN. At the end of the three hour window.1. 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. EE. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. EC. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2.2 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.1. 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. 4.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. GG. CH. 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). and PI). TF. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (B to G). MA. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). AG. The examination for the papers with codes AE. XE. CE.3. ME. GA – General Aptitude 3. 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. 4. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. 28   . AR. PH. MT. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. GA – General Aptitude 3. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. Section H – Chemistry 2. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. CY. 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.

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

(D) expressed only when glucose and lactose are present. 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. principles. (iv) Numerical answer questions.52 The molar concentration of the repressor in the cell is (A) 0.1 nM (B) 1 nM (C) 10 nM (D) 100 nM Second question of the pair: Q. (C) not repressed. Example Q. During machining maximum heat is produced (A) (B) (C) (D) in flank face in rake face in shear zone due to friction between chip and tool (ii) Comprehension: These questions will test the candidate’s understanding of the basics of his/her field. Example Q. A DC motor requires a starter in order to (A) develop a starting torque (B) compensate for auxiliary field ampere turns (C) limit armature current at starting (D) provide regenerative braking (iii) Application: In these questions.Q.53 Therefore the lac-operon is (A) repressed and can only be induced with lactose. (B) repressed and cannot be induced with lactose. 30   . where the answer is a number. Design of Questions The questions in a paper may be designed to test the following abilities: (i) Recall: These are based on facts. by requiring him/her to draw simple conclusions from fundamental ideas. formulae or laws of the discipline of the paper. the candidate is expected to apply his/her knowledge either through computation or by logical reasoning. to be entered by the candidate.

the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one.2 Question papers other than GG. 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. GA questions are of multiple choice type. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. For multiple choice type questions. Out of these. each question will have four choices 31   . the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type.Example Q. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. 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). 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. and carry a total of 15 marks. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. Likewise.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. The GA section includes 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 5 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 10 marks).0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions.4. Each question under this group will carry two marks.48. In other words.0 (C) 10. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. passage and the like. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.0 (D) 12. for the linked answer question pair. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. 4. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. 4. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions.4. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. However. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. where each question carries 2 marks. Or these can be common data questions. In the ONLINE papers. 4.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question).0 (B) 8.

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

would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. (B) Q. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF.4. As the mercury rises. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. placed in the thermometer under pressure.1. (B) Q. For measuring temperature below –40oF.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. sentence completion. word groups. 2. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide.” With what. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. numerical estimation. attempts to send the missile into space. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. however. verbal analogies. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation.5. These are.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q.2.4. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. the gas pressures are increased. (A) Q.3. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. besides mercury. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. 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. Verbal Ability: English grammar. instructions.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Binomial. stream function and potential function. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. system of linear equations. divergence and curl. inverse. Stokes. vorticity. Line integral. continuity and differentiability.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. double and triple integrals and their applications. partial derivatives. power series. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. correlation and linear regression.21. manometry. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. concept of local and convective accelerations. symmetric.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. Application in solving potential problems. Fourier Series. diagonalisation of matrices. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. Newton’s interpolation formulae. continuity. control volume analysis for mass. Complex variable: Analytic functions. tests for convergence. rank. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). surface and volume integrals. limit. and normal distributions.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. Lagrange method of multipliers. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method.Euler’s equations. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). steady and unsteady flows. 74   . Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. random variables. forces on submerged bodies. Mean value theorems. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. 4.5. Vector Calculus: Gradient.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. Half range sine and cosine series. Calculus: Functions of single variable. Functions of two variables. total derivatives. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. maxima and minima.21. momentum and energy. Hermitian.5. Cauchy. Cauchy-Riemann equations. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method.4. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). Maxima and minima. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems. Beta and Gamma functions. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. Poisson. limit.5. line.Laplace equation. vector identities.Taylor’s series. Concept of fluid rotation. discrete and continuous distributions. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. conditional probability. sequence and series. Bayes Theorem. directional derivatives. Variation of parameters method. power series solutions.

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

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

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

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

Addition reactions. TCA cycle. coordination complexes: valence bond and crystal field theory. Lipids.2 Section  I:  Biochemistry   Organization of life. Biochemical separation techniques and characterization: ion exchange. free energy.5. galvanic cells.Importance of water. Thermodynamics: First law. bond angle and bond energy. Protein structure. wave particle duality. lattice energy (Born-Haber Cycle). electronic configuration of atoms. aromatic electrophilic substitution. Hemoglobin. Kohlrausch law. orientation effect as exemplified by various functional groups. conformers. atomic size. enthalpy. approaches for diatomic molecules. Generation and utilization of ATP. halides and hydrides of alkali and alkaline earth metals. SN2. emf. structure parameters such as bond length. glycogen and fatty acid metabolism. Ribonuclease A. B. ionization energy. first and second order kinetics. amino acids and nucleotides. quantum mechanical model of hydrogen atom. periodic table and periodic properties. hybridisation. gluconeogenesis. fluorescence and Mass spectrometry. Cell structure and organelles. dipole moment. Second law. order of reaction. van der Waals interactions. UV-visible.1 Section  H:  Chemistry  (Compulsory)   Atomic structure and periodicity: Planck’s quantum theory. Al. ionic equilibria in solution. Enzyme kinetics including its regulation and inhibition. Metabolism and bioenergetics. and V. Si.5. geometry and magnetic properties. Carbohydrates. and work function. activation energy. resonance. Electrochemistry: Conductance. Gibbs-Helmholtz equation.22. tautomerism. Diels-Alder reaction. Photosynthesis: the Calvin cycle. equilibrium constants (Kc. buffer and their applications in chemical analysis. Kirchoff’s equation. optical and geometrical isomerism. ionic radii.4.5.22 Life  Sciences  (XL)   4. color. hydrolysis of salts. hydrogen bonding. Hoffmann and Saytzeff rules. Markonikoff rule and Kharash effect. folding and function: Myoglobin. Proteins and Nucleic acids. 4. internal energy. Clausius-Clapeyron equation. size exclusion and affinity chromatography. Lysozyme. Identification of functional groups by chemical tests Structure-Reactivity Correlations: Acids and bases. entropy. and S. electronic and steric effects. VSEPR theory and shape of molecules. Nernst equation. Chemical Equilibria: Colligative properties of solutions. and d Block Elements: Oxides. Kp and Kx) for homogeneous reactions. heat of formation. free energy change and equilibrium constant. Metabolic pathways and their regulation: glycolysis. catalysis and elementary enzyme reactions. electronegativity. pH. common ion effect. reversible and irreversible processes. Half Cell potentials.p. Vitamins and Coenzymes. E1 and E2 reactions. P. 79   . Reaction Kinetics: Rate constant.B. electrophoresis. Third law of thermodynamics. heat of reaction. thermodynamic aspects and their applications. Ionic solids. N. Structure and function of biomolecules: Amino acids. general characteristics of 3d elements. molecularity. Troutons rule. Hess law. concept of aromaticity. s. Metabolism of Nitrogen containing compounds: nitrogen fixation. pentose phosphate pathway. Carboxypeptidase and Chymotrypsin. Structure and bonding: Ionic and covalent bonding.O. oxidative phosphorylation. solubility product.22. uncertainty principle. election affinity. zero. Basis of Organic Reactions Mechanism: Elementary treatment of SN1. M.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. 5. mobile phone. 7. 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. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. For ONLINE examination. and any such electronic gadgets. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. 8. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. 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. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. For OFFLINE exam. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. 2012 with a fee of 400/. 2. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. payable at Mumbai. After submission of application. 4. The candidate is. For how many GATE papers can I apply? A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in the GATE INFORMATION BROCHURE or GATE website. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. however. However. 1. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. blank papers.6. 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.to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. 6.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. For ONLINE Examination. 3. 89   .

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

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.                     91   . the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute. Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted. 8.8 Appendix A 8.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category. which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates.

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