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  

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

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

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

4th year or Completed

2013

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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed

2013

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

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

2014

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

2015

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

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

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Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

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

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

XE and XL 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs CS. 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. ME and PI EC. MT. MN. CH.3  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR. BT. 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. MA. CE. and TF Examination Time 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs Examination Date Examination Type (Day) 20 January 2013 (Sunday) 10 February 2013 (Sunday) ONLINE AE. CY. PH. 12   . AG.3. GG.

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

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

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

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

“Logout”. where you have to carefully check for any errors. GATE paper.1). Before you make the payment. Please see Section 3. 3. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory).jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7.5. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. You must first register yourself. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). 12345.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1.5. 10. Personal information 2.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6.2.5. Optional: You may upload pdf files of supporting documents conforming to the eligibility (except principal’s certificate) and category requirements given below in section Supporting Documents 7. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. 8. and resume filling in by logging in again. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there.3.5. 2. 6. Keep the following information ready: 1. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. Good quality image of your signature (in . Next you will see an application form to be filled in. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. Once you submit the application with payment. PIN Code of College) 4. 8.5 MB See section 3.4) 5. asdf.2 and 3.). GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. etc. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. 17   . as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. DOB.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). 5. You will be required to change the password after the first login. Upon registration. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. 9. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. You must click on the link and enter the password. by providing a valid email address. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). 4. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3.3) while filling the online form. “Save” partially filled form.

as required by MHRD.1.5. to qualify for the reduced fee. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.11. 18   . applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.2. of India. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. However. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.2 SC/ST/PD  Certificate   Only male applicants who claim to be in any of the category SC/ST/PD have to produce valid documentary evidence (details given in Section 8. 3.2. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. Govt. as the fee is exempted. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. a PD certificate has to be provided.5 MB. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. Color mode: 256 colors 3. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam..1.2. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3.5. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. 12.1.5.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online.1).

5. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. Govt. 5. 2. Govt. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. of India. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. You have to print it out on an A4 paper.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. Once you confirm. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013.3. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. From the GATE Online Application Interface. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. as required by MHRD. 7. of India. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be.5. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. 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. 4.C). then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. You can also check the status in your bank. 19   . as required by MHRD. 6. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. 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. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure).3. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. 3.5. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee.3. 2. In such a case.

You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip.4.1 Before  Mailing   1. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. and sign the application in the box provided. where the application form needs to be mailed. 4. 3. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. sign. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. Before mailing.5. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. 4. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. The bank will retain one copy and give you back the remaining copies: one of which you have to send along with the printed application form and the other is for your reference. You must sign in the box provided 4. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. 5. 2. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . You do not need to have an account in that branch.5. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. the following procedures need to be completed 3. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. Out of the printed pages. or attest the photograph 3. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. Do not pin. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. Cut this address slip. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. 2. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. 3. 3.3. If you had paid the application fee by challan. 4. 2.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office.

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

5cm print 9. only clear glasses are permitted. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. If you normally wear spectacles. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. 6. without any refund of the application fees. 5. and chin should be clearly visible.5. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. 1.5. both eyes.         22   .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 cm x 3. 3. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. nose. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. 2.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. 4. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 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. Forehead. any cloth or any shadow. 3. 11. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. lip. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. 7. 8.3. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. cheeks.5.

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

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

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

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

1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. however. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. apart from the core subject of the paper. 27   . 4. No. The candidate is. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. See further explanation below. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan.4 Examination Related Information 4. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics XE PAPER SECTIONS Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS CY EC EE GG CODE A B C D E F G Sl. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. 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. No.1.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills).

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

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

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

There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. GA questions are of multiple choice type. Or these can be common data questions. 4. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.4.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers.0 (C) 10. In other words. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. Each question under this group will carry two marks.48. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. 4. passage and the like.0 (B) 8. In the ONLINE papers.2 Question papers other than GG. and carry a total of 15 marks. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. each question will have four choices 31   . For multiple choice type questions. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement.Example Q.0 (D) 12. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. However. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). 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). Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. where each question carries 2 marks. for the linked answer question pair. 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). 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. 4. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. Out of these.4. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. Likewise.

Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. Out of the 2 mark questions. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. Out of these. 4. two pairs of questions would be common data questions.4.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper. 4. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. and 1 pair is linked answer questions. each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given. 1 pair is common data questions. For numerical answer type questions. Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions.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).4.3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section. Each section in Part B (Section 1 and Section 2) consists of 30 multiple-choice questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 60 marks and some of these may be numerical questions). 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks). Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B. 32   . Part A is common for all candidates. 4. This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks).for the answer. 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). Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. This section contains 15 multiplechoice questions carrying a total of 25 marks: 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 20 marks). Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions). Out of the 2-mark questions. Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics).

numerical estimation. word groups. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. For measuring temperature below –40oF. (A) Q. besides mercury.” With what. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide.4. Verbal Ability: English grammar. verbal analogies. 2. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. the gas pressures are increased. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. attempts to send the missile into space. instructions.3. These are. sentence completion. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. (B) Q. placed in the thermometer under pressure. however. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: Medicine is to illness as law is to _________ (A) discipline (B) anarchy (C) treason (D) etiquette Ans. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. numerical reasoning and data interpretation.1.4. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures.2. (B) Q. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. As the mercury rises.5.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

schistosity and lineation. electrical. shape. brittle and ductile deformation.12. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. twinning. Basic structural geology. magnetic. Ground water geology. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. stratigraphic principles. physical properties of the interior of the earth. mining methods. 55   . forms and textures. glacier and ocean. hydrothermal. Introduction to remote sensing. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. faults. sedimentary processes and environments. role of fluids in metamorphism. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. Coal and petroleum geology. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. development and evolution of landforms. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. controlling factors. slope and drainage. association of igneous. sedimentary facies. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). basin analysis. mineralogy and petrology. Geomorphic processes and agents. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. ore dressing and mineral economics. cleavage. sampling. distribution of major. introductory well logging.Physical basis and applications of gravity. electromagnetic. continental drift. continents and continental processes. 4. marine geology and ocean resources. classification of minerals. size. minor and trace elements. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. primary and secondary structures. Morphology. mineral and ground water. isostasy. Stress.4.5. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. tectonites and their significance. earthquakes. internal structure and composition of the earth. microfossils and palaeoflora. Cosmic abundance. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. superposed folding. wind. basement cover relationship. soil formation. joints. quantitative and applied geomorphology. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. unconformities. optical mineralogy. action of river. ore reserve estimation.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic. physical oceanography. meteorites. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction.Geological time scale and geochronology. grade and basic types.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. magmatic differentiation. elements of seismology. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. plate tectonics. geochemical cycles. Weathering. methods of projection. vertebrates. geometry and genesis of folds.5. volcanism and orogeny. crystal chemistry. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. Metamorphism. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia.1 Earth and Planetary system. metamorphism of pelitic. metamorphic facies.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. geostatistics. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism.5. shear zone. geochemical evolution of the earth. Igneous rocks – classification.12. forms. isotope geochemistry. strain and material response. ores and metamorphism.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

generalized Hooke’s Law. Axial. Clapeyron equation. availability and irreversibility. Vapor-compression refrigeration cycle. torsion in circular shafts. thermal strain. time and speed. principle of increase of entropy.5 Section  E:  Thermodynamics   Basic Concepts: Continuum. diamagnetism. specific heats. enthalpy. antiferro magnetism. friction. force as function of position. energy methods (Castigliano’s Theorems). analysis of determinate trusses and frames. phase rule. Rankine Reheat cycle. Thermodynamic cycles: Carnot vapor power cycle. Joule-Thomson coefficient. different modes of work. reversible and irreversible processes.Magnetic Properties: Origin of magnetism in metallic and ceramic materials. steady and unsteady flow analysis. first law applied to systems and control volumes. law of conservation of momentum. paramagnetism. Second Law of Thermodynamics: Kelvin-Planck and Clausius statements. Thermodynamic Relations: T-ds relations. Maxwell equations. thermodynamic temperature scale. P-V-T behaviour of simple compressible substances. law of conservation of energy. thermodynamic properties and equilibrium. ferromagnetism. state diagram. Carnot theorems. simple relative motion of particles. Zeroth law of thermodynamics. free-body diagrams. liquid and vapor phases. coefficient of volume expansion. Air standard Diesel cycle. ideal and real gases. thermodynamic system (closed and open or control volume). equilibrium equations. calculations of properties. air-water vapor mixtures and simple thermodynamic processes involving them. macroscopic approach. Mohr’s circle. adiabatic and isothermal compressibilities. 4. concept of temperature. Environmental Degradation: Corrosion and oxidation of materials.21. Clausius inequality and concept of entropy. thin cylinders. Properties of Pure Substances: Thermodynamic properties of pure substances in solid. axial. Euler buckling. prevention. force acting on a body in motion. laws of motion. principal stresses and strains. 76   . deflection (for symmetric bending). compressibility chart. equations of state. Air standard Otto cycle. shear and bending stresses. thermodynamic property tables and charts. Ideal Gas Mixtures:Dalton’s and Amagat’s laws. Stresses and strains. Free vibration of single degree of freedom systems. path and process. 4. theories of failure. Air-standard Brayton cycle.21.5. ferrimagnetism. heat. magnetic hysterisis. First Law of Thermodynamics: Energy.4 Section  D:  Solid  Mechanics   Equivalent force systems. shear and bending moment diagrams. state of a system. Ideal Rankine cycle.5.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

13. you can only download the application form and cannot modify the data. will I be able to change my application data? NO. Should I attest the photograph for application form? NO. Signature. Candidates will not be permitted to take the test if original and valid photo identification is not presented. College ID. You must bring a valid photo ID card to the examination center. Photographs must not be attested application form or uploading. 17. I have attached the documents online. Passport. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. 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. Hence you need to be very careful while entering the data. Voter ID. apart from the application.iitb. do I have to send the hard copy as well? No. PAN Card. Date of Birth and Residential Address.2 Admit card 1. This is REQUIRED in addition to the uploading of the image files. Do I have to send the printout of the application form? YES. At the end of the Application process a PDF file of the application is generated. 18. 16.in/gate2013 to complete the application process. How will I get access to it? You can login using Login id (email) and password you had set up and take a printout. Bring the admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. you do not have to provide hard copies of documents you have submitted online. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. Employee identification card. signature and enclose other documents along with this print out and send to the concerned GATE office.ac.gate. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. 15. After completing the ONLINE application process and generating a PDF file. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? on website www. 14.2. 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. 6. When will I receive my admit card? Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012. After completing all the steps upto PDF application form generation in ONLINE application process. You have to affix your photograph. 88   . ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. I have missed to take a print of my ONLINE application at the end of my application process. Is the Admit card alone sufficient to gain entry to the exam? No.

3.to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. 2012 with a fee of 400/. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. however. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. blank papers. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. However. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. 1. payable at Mumbai. and any such electronic gadgets. For how many GATE papers can I apply? A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in the GATE INFORMATION BROCHURE or GATE website. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. For OFFLINE exam. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. 6. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. mobile phone. 89   . The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. 7.6. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. For ONLINE Examination. For ONLINE examination.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. 8. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. 2. 5. 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. 4. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. 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. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. The candidate is. 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. After submission of application. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO.

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

8. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates.1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST) • District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner.8 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 candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute.                     91   . 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.

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

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