GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure
 

 

 

Organizing Institute

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

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

....................................................................................................................  84   5.................................................1   Application Process  .........................................2   PD  Category:  ......................2   Admit card  ..........................  85   6   Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)  ............3   GATE Score Card  ........................................  79   5   Post-Exam Related Information  .......................  84   5.........................................................................................  86   6.2   GATE 2013 Results   .......................................................................................................  91   8.......................................  84   5................................................4.....................................................................  92   3   ............................................................................................................................................................................................  88   6................................................  91   8......................................................................................................  89   7   Zonal  Contacts  .....................................................................................................................................................1   Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST)  .........................................................................................................  91   9   Appendix  B:  Qualifying  Disciplines  .............................22   Life  Sciences  (XL)  .........................................1   GATE Score  ...........................................................................5..................................................................................................................................................................................3   GATE 2013 Exam  .....................  90   8   Appendix A  ................  86   6....

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

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

Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. of India. Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. AR. 6. Soft copies of photograph and signature must be uploaded during online application (This is in addition to sending recent photograph of applicant with signed application). CH. CY. Pre-final year students: Pre-final year students are NOT eligible to write GATE 2013. PH. candidates should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. if any. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. Govt. TF. MA. 3.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013. Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. GG. XE. 2. For details. Numerical answer type questions in ONLINE papers: In the ONLINE papers. MN. 4. AG.1 eligibility for GATE examination. as required by MHRD. For multiple choice type questions. refer to Section 4. Each online paper will have 15 or more marks worth of questions requiring numerical answers where possible. 2 3 4 5 6   . each question will have four choices for the answer. 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. BT. 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. each question will have a number as the answer. 5. Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs. MT. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1. CE. and XL. 2. A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score. Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. For numerical answer type questions. on or before 8 October 2012.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

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

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

4th year or Completed

2013

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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed

2013

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

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

2014

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

2015

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

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

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Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

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

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

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

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

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

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

and supporting documents.3. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. Download Admit Card. Admit Card Ready for Download.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. 6. Upload photograph.ac. signature. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. The application fee is non-refundable. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. marks and GATE score. 7. Under Scrutiny. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. etc.     16   . 5.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. 3.in With this interface you can 1. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal).5. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. Apply for the examination online 2. Check the status of your application form: Received. Make application fee payment through netbanking. View your answers. 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.iitb. 4.

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. 9. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application.5. 2.4) 5. Once you submit the application with payment. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3.5 MB See section 3.). Please see Section 3. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. 12345. “Logout”. by providing a valid email address.3. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name.3) while filling the online form. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. 8. Upon registration. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. 5. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP).1). Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory).5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. asdf. 10.2 and 3. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. where you have to carefully check for any errors.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). DOB. You must click on the link and enter the password. 8. 6. etc. 3.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. “Save” partially filled form. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. You must first register yourself. Before you make the payment. 17   .2. 4. Personal information 2. and resume filling in by logging in again. Good quality image of your signature (in .5. GATE paper. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself.5. PIN Code of College) 4.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there.5. Keep the following information ready: 1. You will be required to change the password after the first login.

Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.1).1. a PD certificate has to be provided. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. Govt. as the fee is exempted. as required by MHRD.. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.1. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. 18   . to qualify for the reduced fee. Color mode: 256 colors 3. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.5.1. 3.5. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. Resolution: 200 dpi 2.5 MB. of India.2.2. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.11.5. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. 12.2. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.2 SC/ST/PD  Certificate   Only male applicants who claim to be in any of the category SC/ST/PD have to produce valid documentary evidence (details given in Section 8. However. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online.

please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be.5. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE.3.C). 3. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. 7. 3. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. as required by MHRD. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. 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. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. Govt. Candidate Category Mode Online Netbanking Male General/OBC-NC Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Online Netbanking Male SC/ST/PD Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Female Application Fee Bank Charges Total to be Paid 1200 1200 1200 600 600 600 10 20 25 10 20 25 1210 1220 1225 610 620 625 No Application Fee. 4. Govt. 5. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. You can also check the status in your bank. 6. From the GATE Online Application Interface.3. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. 19   . You have to print it out on an A4 paper. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. 2.3. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. Once you confirm.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. of India. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account.5. as required by MHRD.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1.5. 2. of India. In such a case. 3.

You must sign in the box provided 4. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. 2. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. sign. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office.5. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. If you had paid the application fee by challan.3. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Cut this address slip.1 Before  Mailing   1. the following procedures need to be completed 3. 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. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. 3.5. and sign the application in the box provided. where the application form needs to be mailed. 3. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. 4. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. 5. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. 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   . Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. 2. 4. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. 4. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. Do not pin. 2. Before mailing. or attest the photograph 3. You do not need to have an account in that branch. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. 3. Out of the printed pages. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent.4.

DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. 8th October 2012. 2.2 Mailing   1. 3. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. 8 October 2012. 21   . 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. 2012 or earlier) 6. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. 4. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. Do not fill address by hand. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above.5. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface.4.5.

3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. 3. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. 8. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. without any refund of the application fees.         22   .5 cm x 3.5. any cloth or any shadow. both eyes. For your own benefit it may be prudent not to intentionally change your facial features or hair style as in the photograph until the day of the exam. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. and chin should be clearly visible. 7. Forehead. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. lip. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. If you normally wear spectacles. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly.5.3. 4. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses.5cm print 9. 5. only clear glasses are permitted.5. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. 6. 3. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. 2. 11.5    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. cheeks. nose. 1.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs.

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   .5.5.3.

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

Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable.3 Signature  Specifications   1. 6.5. 5. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper.5. 2. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. 4. 3.                 25   .

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

1. 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences XL PAPER SECTIONS Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI TF XE* XL* CODE H I J K L M * XE (Engineering Sciences) and XL (Life Sciences) papers are of general nature and will comprise of the sections listed in the above table. apart from the core subject of the paper. The candidate is. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. 4.4 Examination Related Information 4. 27   . 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. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. See further explanation below.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. No. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. however. No.

4.1.2 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.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. CH. EC. Any two of XE sections B to G The choice of two out of the sections B to G can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions.4. CE. For all other papers (CS. and PI). IN.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. MA. GG. ME. 4. and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). Any two of XL sections I to M The choice of two out of the sections I to M can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. GA – General Aptitude 3. 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). AR. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. MN. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. The examination for the papers with codes AE. PH. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. At the end of the three hour window. CY. 28   . EE.1. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. AG. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. 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. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. Section H – Chemistry 2. BT.3. MT. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. TF. XE. GA – General Aptitude 3. 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).

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

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

two pairs of questions would be common data questions. 4. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5.4. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other.4. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). Each question under this group will carry two marks. For multiple choice type questions.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions.0 (B) 8. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. In other words. passage and the like.48. 4. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. GA questions are of multiple choice type.2 Question papers other than GG.Example Q.0 (D) 12. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. and carry a total of 15 marks.0 (C) 10. 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). the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. Or these can be common data questions. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. 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). There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. However. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. Likewise.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. for the linked answer question pair. each question will have four choices 31   . Out of these. 4.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. where each question carries 2 marks. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. In the ONLINE papers. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer.

Each of the other sections of the XL paper (Sections I through M) contains 20 multiple choice questions carrying a total of 30 marks: 10 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 10 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 20 marks). 4. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. Part A is common for all candidates.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks). 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. 4. 32   .3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section. Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). 4.4. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Out of these.for the answer. 1 pair is common data questions. and 1 pair is linked answer questions. This section contains 15 multiplechoice questions carrying a total of 25 marks: 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 20 marks). Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Out of the 2 mark questions. Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper. Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions). Each section in Part B (Section 1 and Section 2) consists of 30 multiple-choice questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 60 marks and some of these may be numerical questions). Each of the other sections of the XE paper (Sections B through G) contains 22 questions carrying a total of 35 marks: 9 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 9 marks) and 13 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 26 marks). Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. For numerical answer type questions. Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad.4. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks).4. Out of the 2-mark questions. each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory.

so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. These are. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. however. attempts to send the missile into space.4.4. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . numerical reasoning and data interpretation. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q.2. (A) Q. word groups. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. the gas pressures are increased. verbal analogies. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas.1. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. (B) Q. Verbal Ability: English grammar. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. besides mercury.3. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. placed in the thermometer under pressure. sentence completion. instructions. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. 2. numerical estimation.” With what. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. (B) Q. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. As the mercury rises. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. For measuring temperature below –40oF.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. 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.5. critical reasoning and verbal deduction.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

RNA viruses.and electron-microscopy. Regulation of gene expression: repression and induction. Controversy over spontaneous generation. mechanisms of solute transport across membranes. sulphur and nitrogen cycles. Microbial Taxonomy and Diversity: Bacteria. Molecular approaches to microbial taxonomy. Glyoxalate pathway. Classification of infectious diseases. plasmids. Biosynthetic pathway for fatty acids synthesis. Aerobic and anaerobic respiration. Viruses and their classification. 81   . cell membranes. Phage λ and its life cycle. Entner-Doudoroff pathway. Light-. Eukaryotic microbes: Yeasts. Methods in Microbiology: Pure culture techniques. Archea and their broad classification. transposons. Eukaryotic cell organelles: Endoplasmic reticulum. mitochondria and chloroplasts. Photosynthesis. Antibiotics: Classification. Microbial Ecology: Microbial interactions. Evaluation of effectiveness of antimicrobial agents. Chemotherapy/Antibiotics: General characteristics of antimicrobial drugs. Landmark discoveries relevant to the field of microbiology. Antifungal and antiviral drugs. bacteria. Antigens and antibodies. Basic concept of microbial genomics. Reservoirs of infection. Bacterial genetic system: transformation. Immune deficiency. Nosocomial infection. Humoral and cell mediated immunity. Regulation of major metabolic pathways. Role of microorganisms in transformation of organic matter and in the causation of diseases. Enrichment culture techniques for isolation of microorganisms. mode of action and resistance. Operon model. DNA repair. Mechanism of microbial pathogenicity. Theory and practice of sterilization. The citric acid cycle. transduction. Growth curve.22. Human diseases caused by viruses. UV and chemical mutagens. Fermentation. Control of Micro-organisms: Effect of physical and chemical agents. Microbial Diseases and Host Pathogen Interaction: Normal microbiota. Principles of microbial nutrition.4. Golgi apparatus. Emerging infectious diseases. Soil microorganisms associated with vascular plants. Mathematical expression of exponential growth phase. Bacterial genome with special reference to E. Measurement of growth and growth yields. Common regulatory mechanisms in synthesis of amino acids. Synchronous growth. phase contrast. conjugation. Microbial Metabolism: Energetics: redox reactions and electron carriers. Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic Cells: Structure and Function: Prokaryotic Cells: cell walls.5.4 Section  K:  Microbiology   Historical Perspective: Discovery of microbial world. Capsules. Continuous culture. Effect of environmental factors on growth. Carbon. Pentose-phosphate pathway. Microbial Growth: Definition of growth.coli. and pathogenic fungi. molds and protozoa. Selection of mutants. Retroviruses. Microbial Genetics: Types of mutation. Calvin cycle. An overview of metabolism. Vaccines. RNA phages. Chemolithotrophy. Ames test for mutagenesis. recombination. Glycolysis. Nonspecific defense of host. Cell inclusions like endospores and gas vesicles. Flagella and Pili.

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

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

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Can I use one email address to fill multiple application forms? NO. the data you entered up to that time has been stored online. choose Online Payment option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. read the instructions and apply from the link provided in the main page. Why should I choose two examination cities? Generally. 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.in/gate2013). one email address can be used for only one application form. 86   . your second choice will be considered. My power/internet connection failed during application process. However. After confirming the payment. What about the OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates? Do they have to enclose the category certificate too? NO. Challan Payment: Payment by cash at any branch of Canara Bank or State Bank of India. You are asking only the SC/ST/PD candidates to enclose the category certificate. 1. 8. 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. Online Payment: Netbanking through the payment gateway.iitb. in the application. 2. Credit cards will not be accepted. I want to pay online by my credit card. how should I complete the application process? After filling all the fields in the ONLINE application form.gate. what do I do? If you have clicked on “Save” during application process. you will be re-directed back to GATE application website. 2. 3. 4.1 Application Process 1.ac. 5. you can indicate the category to which you belong to. but I don’t see that option! You can only use internet banking (netbanking) facilities for online payment. Only in cases where it becomes difficult to accommodate you in the examination city of your first choice. 7. How do I apply ONLINE? Go to the link How to apply? On website (www. You need to produce the category certificate only to the admitting institute at the time of admission. you will be allotted a centre in the examination city of your first choice. Login with your Internet banking credentials and confirm the payment. If I want the Online Payment (Netbanking) option. 6.6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 6. Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process. Your browser screen will re-directed to the bank you choose.

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

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

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

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

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 GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates. Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted. 8.8 Appendix A 8.                     91   .2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate.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.

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

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