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  

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

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

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

2. For numerical answer type questions. 2. Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. CE. For multiple choice type questions. MA. 5. 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. PH. AG. Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. TF. AR. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs. 6. A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score. 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). XE. For details. each question will have a number as the answer. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. 4. each question will have four choices for the answer. candidates should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. MT. 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. on or before 8 October 2012. as required by MHRD. Govt. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. GG. MN. refer to Section 4. 3. CH. if any. 2 3 4 5 6   . Pre-final year students: Pre-final year students are NOT eligible to write GATE 2013. and XL. Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. BT. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. of India. CY. Numerical answer type questions in ONLINE papers: In the ONLINE papers.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1.1 eligibility for GATE examination. Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. Each online paper will have 15 or more marks worth of questions requiring numerical answers where possible.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

3. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name.5. GATE paper.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents).4) 5. You must click on the link and enter the password. 6. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. “Logout”. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. Upon registration. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website.2 and 3. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. 10. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. Please see Section 3. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. 12345. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there.). You will be required to change the password after the first login. 8.5. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. where you have to carefully check for any errors. Once you submit the application with payment.5. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. etc. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6.2. 4. Before you make the payment.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. 3. and resume filling in by logging in again. by providing a valid email address. 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 7.5 MB See section 3. 5. 17   . DOB.5. 9. asdf. Personal information 2. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3.1). Keep the following information ready: 1. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself.3) while filling the online form. 2. PIN Code of College) 4. “Save” partially filled form. Good quality image of your signature (in . 8. You must first register yourself. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently.

2.1.5. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it.5 MB. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. to qualify for the reduced fee. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. a PD certificate has to be provided.. Govt.5.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. 12. as the fee is exempted. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.2. Color mode: 256 colors 3.2.11. 3.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.1). File format: PDF or JPEG 3. as required by MHRD. of India. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. However. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 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. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. 18   .1.1.5. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.

3. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. 3. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. as required by MHRD. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee.3. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. From the GATE Online Application Interface. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. of India.5. Govt. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. 3. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface.3. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. 6. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. 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. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. 19   . 5.C). 7. You can also check the status in your bank. 3. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure).1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1.5. 4. In such a case. Govt. 2. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. Once you confirm. of India. 2. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. 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. as required by MHRD. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE.5.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates.

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

Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. Do not fill address by hand. 3. 8th October 2012. 4.5. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned.5. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. 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. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 8 October 2012. 2012 or earlier) 6.2 Mailing   1. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable).4. 2. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. 21   . Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5.

Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. 6. 4. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio.         22   .5. 2. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head.5. 3. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240.5    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. any cloth or any shadow. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. For your own benefit it may be prudent not to intentionally change your facial features or hair style as in the photograph until the day of the exam.5 cm x 3. cheeks. and chin should be clearly visible. If you normally wear spectacles.5. 5. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. without any refund of the application fees. Forehead.3. 1. lip.5cm print 9. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. only clear glasses are permitted. 8. both eyes. 3. 11. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. 7. nose. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application.

Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.5.3.5.

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

4. 2. 3. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. 5. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted.                 25   . Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable.5. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio.3 Signature  Specifications   1.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. and get the image cropped by the studio itself.5. 6.

if original and valid photo identification is not presented. College ID. Candidates will NOT be permitted to take the test. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. 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. Passport. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. Voter ID. Employee identification card. Signature. 26   . Date of Birth and Residential Address.3.6 Admit  Card Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. PAN Card. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable.

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

EE. GG. ME. 28   . GA – General Aptitude 3.1. 4. XE. AR. 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). BT. 4. CE. Section H – Chemistry 2. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. 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. The examination for the papers with codes AE. The question paper will consist of only objective questions.3.2 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.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. AG. IN. PH. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. For all other papers (CS. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. 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). the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. MA. and PI). MT. EC. TF. 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. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). CH. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. At the end of the three hour window. 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. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. MN. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions.1.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1.4. 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. CY. GA – General Aptitude 3.

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

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

for the linked answer question pair. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem.2 Question papers other than GG. passage and the like. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. 4. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. For multiple choice type questions.0 (D) 12. and carry a total of 15 marks. 4. However. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. In other words. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. In the ONLINE papers. Or these can be common data questions. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. where each question carries 2 marks.48. Each question under this group will carry two marks. 4. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. Likewise. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. each question will have four choices 31   .4. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question).4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. 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).Example Q. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.0 (B) 8. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted.4. GA questions are of multiple choice type. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. Out of these. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only.0 (C) 10.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. 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).0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions.

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

attempts to send the missile into space.4. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. the gas pressures are increased.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. however. instructions. As the mercury rises. For measuring temperature below –40oF. (A) Q. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. numerical estimation. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. 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. besides mercury.1.” With what. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures.3. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several …….4. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. word groups. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. placed in the thermometer under pressure. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. (B) Q. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. verbal analogies. 2. (B) Q. Verbal Ability: English grammar.5. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany.2.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. sentence completion. These are. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas .

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Concept of fluid rotation. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. rank. symmetric.5. and normal distributions. Mean value theorems. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem.5. maxima and minima. Vector Calculus: Gradient. surface and volume integrals. random variables. 4.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof).Taylor’s series. limit.Euler’s equations.Laplace equation. Poisson. Binomial. power series.21.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. Fourier Series. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. manometry. Newton’s interpolation formulae. Cauchy-Riemann equations.4. continuity. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications.21. power series solutions. vector identities. Half range sine and cosine series. Lagrange method of multipliers. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. double and triple integrals and their applications. steady and unsteady flows. divergence and curl. discrete and continuous distributions. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. total derivatives. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). conditional probability. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. limit. control volume analysis for mass. Bayes Theorem. correlation and linear regression. Complex variable: Analytic functions. diagonalisation of matrices. momentum and energy. Hermitian. tests for convergence. concept of local and convective accelerations.5. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. line. directional derivatives. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). system of linear equations. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. Cauchy. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. vorticity. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. Functions of two variables. Variation of parameters method. Application in solving potential problems. 74   . Line integral. sequence and series. Beta and Gamma functions. Maxima and minima. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Calculus: Functions of single variable.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. Stokes. stream function and potential function. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. continuity and differentiability. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. partial derivatives. inverse. forces on submerged bodies.

semiconducting behavior. doping of semiconductors and surface hardening of metals. creep. Diffusion: Fick’s laws and application of diffusion in sintering. atomic absorption spectroscopy. Qualitative ideas of boundary layer and separation. Advanced Materials and Tools: Smart materials. Concept of amorphous. structure and properties. streamlined and bluff bodies. thermal conductivity. drag and lift forces. properties and applications. iron-iron carbide phase diagram. photoconductivity and superconductivity. processing and applications. impact strength. Mechanical Properties: stress-strain diagrams of metallic. importance of nondimensional numbers. processing and applications of traditional and advanced ceramics. solubility limit. Darcy-Weisbach relation. optoelectric. hot working of metals. pitot-static tube and orifice plate. kinematic and dynamic similarity. absorption and transmission of electromagnetic radiation in solids. modulus of elasticity. electrical conductivity – effect of temperature on conductility. ionic and covalent solids.Imperfections in crystalline solids and their role in influencing various properties. crystal systems.3 Section  C:  Materials  Science   Structure: Atomic structure and bonding in materials. thermal expansion of materials. Materials characterization techniques such as. unit cells and space lattices. binary phase diagrams. piezoelectric. biomaterials. tensile strength. packing geometry in metallic.Crystal growth techniques. Fully-developed pipe flow. phase rule. Composites: Properties and applications of various composites. Crystal structure of materials. properties and applications of ferrous and non-ferrous alloys. Polymers: Classification. plastic deformation. ductile and brittle fracture. miller indices of planes and directions. superalloys. yield strength. shape memory alloys. elongation. potential flow past a circular cylinder. properties. exhibiting ferroelectric. refraction. determination of structures of simple crystals by x-ray diffraction. toughness. transmission electron microscopy. 4.5. Dimensional analysis: Concept of geometric.Potential flow: elementary flow fields and principle of superposition. nanomaterials – synthesis. scanning tunneling microscopy. differential scanning calorimetry. recovery. Ceramics: Structure. lasers and optical fibers. semiconductors and insulators.21. scanning electron microscopy. intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors. viscoelasticity. polymerization. cold. intermediate phases. intermetallic compounds. 75   . Microstrcture. Basic ideas of flow measurement using venturimeter. friction factor. ceramic and polymeric materials. heat treatment of steels. Optical Properties: Reflection. dielectric properties. additives for polymer products. recrystallization and grain growth. atomic force microscopy. laminar and turbulent flows. Electronic Properties: Concept of energy band diagram for materials – conductors. fatigue. Thermal Properties: Heat capacity. single and polycrystalline structures and their effect on properties of materials. Metals and Alloys: Solid solutions. hardness.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates. 8.1 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. Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted. The 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.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.

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

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