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# 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
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4
1.1
Financial Assistance
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4
1.2
Administration
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2
What’s
New
in
GATE
2013?
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2.1
Other Important points about GATE 2013
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2.2
Important
Dates
related
to
GATE
2013
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Pre
Exam
Related
Information
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3.1
Eligibility for GATE
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3.2
GATE Papers
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3.3
Examination
Schedule
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3.4
State-‐wise
Exam
Cities
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3.5
How
to
Apply
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3.5.1
GATE
Online
Applicant
Interface
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3.5.2
Filling
in
Application
Online
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3.5.3
Application
Fee
Payment
Options
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3.5.4
Mailing
Documents
to
GATE
Office
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3.5.5
Photograph
and
Signature
Requirements
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3.6
Admit
Card
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Examination Related Information
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4.1
Structure of GATE 2013
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4.1.1
General
Aptitude
Questions
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4.1.2
XE
Paper
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4.1.3
XL
Paper
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4.2
Duration and Exam Type
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4.3
Pattern
of
Question
Papers
and
Marking
Scheme
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4.3.1
Pattern
of
Question
Papers
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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

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

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

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

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

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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

Saturday

Sunday

Monday Tuesday Wednesday

Sunday

Sunday

Sunday

Sunday

Friday

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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:
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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
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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)

NA

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

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

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

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

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

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

3. 7. 5. 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. Download Admit Card.iitb. signature. 6. Check the status of your application form: Received. and supporting documents. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). Keep this information safe and do not disclose the email id and password to anyone. 16 . This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. View your answers. Apply for the examination online 2. Upload photograph. Under Scrutiny. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. Make application fee payment through netbanking.ac.5. marks and GATE score. The application fee is non-refundable. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below.5 How to Apply All candidates have to apply ONLINE. 4. etc. The login to this interface is through your chosen email address and a password. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny.in With this interface you can 1.3.1 GATE Online Applicant Interface An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. Admit Card Ready for Download.

5. 5. 6. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. GATE paper. 4. Please see Section 3. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. DOB. 8. and resume filling in by logging in again. asdf. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). 8. “Logout”.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). Before you make the payment. Once you submit the application with payment. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3.3. where you have to carefully check for any errors. Keep the following information ready: 1. 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. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. Personal information 2.5 MB See section 3. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see Section 3. You must click on the link and enter the password. 17 . 12345. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. Good quality image of your signature (in . Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates).). You must first register yourself. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS.4) 5.2.2 and 3. 2.5. Upon registration. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. 10.2 Filling in Application Online 1. You will be required to change the password after the first login. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). 3. PIN Code of College) 4.5 for details on the quality of the photograph and signature) 6. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. by providing a valid email address. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. 9.1).jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7.3) while filling the online form. etc. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data.5.5. “Save” partially filled form. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently.

Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.2.5.. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.11. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.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. of India. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.1 Supporting Documents Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.2.5. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.1. a PD certificate has to be provided.1. as the fee is exempted.1 Eligibility Documents Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.1. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.1).5. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. Govt. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. 18 . 3. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. 12.2. as required by MHRD. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. However.5 MB. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. to qualify for the reduced fee. Color mode: 256 colors 3.

You have to print it out on an A4 paper. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. 3. 3. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. 3. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. 2. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. 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. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. Govt. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. of India. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees.3. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. From the GATE Online Application Interface. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be.1 Online Net banking Payment Details 1. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). Govt. Once you confirm. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. 2. 19 . All charges given below are in Indian Rupees.5. In such a case. as required by MHRD. 4. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. You can also check the status in your bank. 5.C).3. of India. as required by MHRD. 6. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. 7.2 Offline Challan Payment Details 1.5.3 Application Fee Payment Options Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates.3.5.

The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. where the application form needs to be mailed.5. 2. Do not pin. 2. Before mailing. 4. 3. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. 3.4. 2. 4. If you had paid the application fee by challan. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20 . The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. You do not need to have an account in that branch. 5. You must sign in the box provided 4.4 Mailing Documents to GATE Office The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. Cut this address slip. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. 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. 3. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise.3. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. The bank will retain one copy and give you back the remaining copies: one of which you have to send along with the printed application form and the other is for your reference. and sign the application in the box provided. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. Out of the printed pages. the following procedures need to be completed 3.1 Before Mailing 1. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. sign. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. or attest the photograph 3. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify.5. 4. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1.

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

8.5cm print 9. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. and chin should be clearly visible.5. 11.5 cm x 3. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. Forehead. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. 6.3. 22 . The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. lip. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. 7. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. cheeks. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. 3. only clear glasses are permitted. 2. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. If you normally wear spectacles. nose. 5.5 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. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. 3. 1. 4.1 Photograph Requirements Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.5. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. For your own benefit it may be prudent not to intentionally change your facial features or hair style as in the photograph until the day of the exam.5. both eyes. any cloth or any shadow. without any refund of the application fees. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0.

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

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

Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. 5.5.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3.3 Signature Specifications 1. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150.5. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. 2. 25 . The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. 6. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. 3. 4. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.

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

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

2 XE Paper A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. PH. GA – General Aptitude 3. ME. GG.1. EE. For all other papers (CS. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. CY. Any two of XL sections I to M The choice of two out of the sections I to M can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. 4. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). MT. The examination for the papers with codes AE. At the end of the three hour window.3 XL Paper A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1.4. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. 28 .1. Section H – Chemistry 2. 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. 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). the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. GA – General Aptitude 3. TF. 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. 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). Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. AR. MN. 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. AG. IN. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. BT.2 Duration and Exam Type The GATE examination consists of a single paper of 3 hours duration that contains 65 questions carrying a maximum of 100 marks. 4. and PI).3. CE. MA. XE. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. EC. CH.

For all other papers (CS. CE. of which one correct answer is to be marked. MN.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. First question of the pair: 29 . Example: Statement for Linked Answer Questions. MT.1 Pattern of Question Papers The examination for the papers with codes AE. AG. Example Statement for Common Data Questions. ME & PI). GG. GATE 2013 would contain questions of four different types in various papers: (i) Multiple choice questions carrying 1 or 2 marks each. TF.4. PH. where two successive questions use the same set of input data. Suppose E(X)=1 and Var(X)=5/3. CH. 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. for instance. The remaining 85 % of the total marks is devoted to the syllabus of the paper (as indicated in the syllabus section). there will be a total of 65 questions carrying 100 marks. (ii) Common data questions (which are also multiple choice questions).3.3 Pattern of Question Papers and Marking Scheme 4. First question using common data: Q. EC. is uniform on the interval (x-1. out of which 10 questions carrying total of 15 marks are in General Aptitude (GA). the candidates will have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question. for instance. BT. Each of the multiple choice objective questions in all papers and sections will contain four answers. where the answer to the first question in the pair is required to answer its successor. coli cell of volume 10-12 cm3 contains 60 molecules of lac-repressor. EE. given X=x. in the medium. MA. CY.x+1). AR. for Questions 48 and 49 in Main Paper: Let X and Y be jointly distributed random variables such that the conditional distribution of Y.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). IN. The repressor has a binding affinity (Kd) of 10-8 M and 10-9 M with and without lactose respectively. for Questions 52 and 53 in Main Paper: An E. In all the papers.

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

4. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one.4 Marking Scheme For 1mark multiple-choice questions. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.2 Question papers other than GG. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. for the linked answer question pair.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. The GA section includes 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 5 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 10 marks).0 (D) 12. GA questions are of multiple choice type. However. 4. and carry a total of 15 marks. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. Out of these. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions.0 (C) 10. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem.0 (B) 8. Or these can be common data questions. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. XE and XL These papers would contain 25 questions carrying one mark each (sub-total 25 marks) and 30 questions carrying two marks each (sub-total 60 marks). The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. In the ONLINE papers. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly.48.4. 4. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. In other words. Each question under this group will carry two marks. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. For multiple choice type questions. each question will have four choices 31 . Likewise. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16.Example Q. passage and the like. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. 4. where each question carries 2 marks. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

CSM. Polymer Characterization: Solubility and swelling. functionality. 4. different flow equations. melting transition. Engineering Plastics: Nylon. UF. ABS. swelling. rubber processing in two-roll mill. rotational molding.oligopolysaccharides including starch. copolymerization. Silicone. rubber-plastic and rubber-rubber blends. Acrylic. glass transition. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. Epoxy. block and graft copolymers. Coenzymes. ketones and quinones. control of rheological characteristics through compounding. azeotropic copolymerization. EPDM. abrasion. different compounding ingredients for rubber and plastics. transfer molding. long and short fibre reinforced composites. rubber curing in parallel plate viscometer. DMTA. compressive. Rancidity of fats. SBR. solution. surface resistivity. tannins and myoglobin.5. anthocyanins. PER. PVC. polymer crystallinity. Polymer testing: Mechanical-static and dynamic tensile. extrusion.6 Section F: Polymer Science and Engineering Chemistry of high polymers: Monomers. injection molding. Fluoropolymers Thermosetting polymers: PF. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. power factor. impact. different copolymers. resilience. PS. Conductivity-thermal and electrical. MF. crosslinking and vulcanization. thermoforming. TGA). ageing resistance. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. chlorophylls. alternating. thermodynamics. Role of minerals in nutrition. esters. degree of polymerizations. classification of polymers. hardness. Nutrition: Balanced diet. FRP. Unsaturated polyester. internal mixer. analysis of polymers using IR. metallocene polymers and other newer techniques of polymerization. thermal (DSC.7 Section G: Food Technology Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. dissipation factor. fatigue. suspension. Kinetics and inhibition.5. particulate. PP. PBT. Polymer Technology: Polymer compounding-need and significance. Alkyds. Pigments: Carotenoids. blow molding. tear. PU polymers. Nutrition deficiency diseases. ODR and MDR. plastic-plastic. cone-plate rheometer. Antinutrients. phase morphology. TPE. emulsion. weight average. mechanical models. PSU. viscoelasticity-creep and stress relaxations. their significance. Synthesis and properties: Commodity and general purpose thermoplastics: PE. Polymer processing: Compression molding.21. kinetics. parallel plate. techniques for copolymerizationbulk. polymerization methods: addition and condensation. Polymerization and polymorphism. polymer alloys. volume resistivity. BR. random. flexural. their kinetics. determination of number average. XRD. polymer eutectics. electric resistance. endurance. monomer reactivity ratios and its significance. criteria for rubberiness. concept of average molecular weight. Enzymes: Specificity. pultrusion. Food flavours: Terpenes. vulcanization kinetics. PC. cellulose. reaction injection molding. microscopic (optical and electronic) techniques. CR. molecular/segmental deformations at different zones and transitions. pectic substances and dietary fibre. dependence of shear modulus on temperature.4.21. Polymer blends and composites: Difference between blends and composites. calendaring. blend miscibility-miscible and immiscible blends. Natural and synthetic rubbers: Recovery of NR hydrocarbon from latex. viscosity average and Z-average molecular weights. Polymer rheology: Flow of Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids. 77 . choice of polymers for blending. PPO. toughness. Polyesters. Nitrile. dielectric constant. Measurements of rheological parameters by capillary rotating. IIR. environmental stress cracking resistance.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Please check your bank account after 48 hours. 2. how should I complete the application process? After filling in all the fields in the ONLINE application form. 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. 87 . What do I do? This happened because of some failure in internet transactions (including failure of internet connection at your end). Page 4: page for candidates who select “bank challan” way of payment (as against the net banking). My bank account has been debited (money taken out). My power/internet connection failed during online payment. At the end of this process. 3. you have to start with the payment step again (choice of Online or Chalan). you can continue the process of printing the application form. first check the status of your payment on the GATE application website. If I want the Bank Challan option. You will be charged only once. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. to complete payment. 12. My netbanking account has been debited (money taken out) more than once. If the payment was received by GATE. 1. If the payment was not received by GATE. 1. will be credited (put back) to your bank account within 48 hours. Any excess/unaccounted debits will be returned to you. What do I do ? When you can get back online. As soon as possible. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? to complete the application process. At the end of this process. 9. 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. but GATE Application website says that the payment has not been received. 4.3. you MUST initiate a fresh payment process on the GATE application website. 10. and make the payment again. The money that was debited (taken out) from your account the first time. This page will contain 3 copies of challan. 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. 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. 11. choose Bank Challan option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip (of where you need to send the hard copy) to be pasted on an A4 sized envelope 2. 2. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. One copy for the candidate and another to be sent to GATE office.

I have missed to take a print of my ONLINE application at the end of my application process. do I have to send the hard copy as well? No. Hence you need to be very careful while entering the data. I have attached the documents online. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. After completing all the steps upto PDF application form generation in ONLINE application process. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? on website www. You must bring a valid photo ID card to the examination center. Is the Admit card alone sufficient to gain entry to the exam? No. 18. At the end of the Application process a PDF file of the application is generated. This is REQUIRED in addition to the uploading of the image files. When will I receive my admit card? Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012. 13. 17. Signature. Passport. 6.gate. signature and enclose other documents along with this print out and send to the concerned GATE office. Do I have to send the printout of the application form? YES. 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.iitb. PAN Card. Photographs must not be attested application form or uploading. apart from the application. 16. will I be able to change my application data? NO. you can only download the application form and cannot modify the data. How will I get access to it? You can login using Login id (email) and password you had set up and take a printout. You may also save a partially filled application and login in again at a later point in time to complete and submit the application. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable.ac. you do not have to provide hard copies of documents you have submitted online. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license.in/gate2013 to complete the application process. 2. You have to affix your photograph. 88 . Employee identification card. Should I attest the photograph for application form? NO. After completing the ONLINE application process and generating a PDF file. 14.2 Admit card 1.2. Bring the admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. Candidates will not be permitted to take the test if original and valid photo identification is not presented. Date of Birth and Residential Address. College ID. Voter ID. 15.

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

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

91 .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. 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. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute. which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate. 8.2 PD Category: In order to avail concession under PD category.

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