GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure
 

 

 

Organizing Institute

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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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This certificate will also be present in the last portion of the PDF application form provided to you after you submit application online.2. 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. 10   .

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   . as this knowledge will be required at the time of application form submission and appearing for the examination. Candidates must familiarize with the paper code for the paper of their choice.2 GATE Papers GATE 2013 will be conducted in the following subjects (also referred to as “papers”).3.

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

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

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

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

   Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. signature. and supporting documents.ac. 4. 6.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. 7.3. Download Admit Card.in With this interface you can 1.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. Admit Card Ready for Download. Check the status of your application form: Received. Under Scrutiny. The application fee is non-refundable. marks and GATE score. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. Apply for the examination online 2. Upload photograph. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. Make application fee payment through netbanking.iitb. 3. 5. Rejected after Scrutiny failed.     16   . Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). 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. etc. View your answers.5.

Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. by providing a valid email address. GATE paper. 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  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. 8. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data.5. 4. 5. Next you will see an application form to be filled in.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. 2. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS).2 and 3. 9. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. Upon registration.2.5 MB See section 3. You must first register yourself. Keep the following information ready: 1. 8. where you have to carefully check for any errors. Before you make the payment. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). etc. You must click on the link and enter the password. 3.3) while filling the online form.4) 5.5. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. Once you submit the application with payment.1). DOB. Personal information 2. and resume filling in by logging in again.3.). PIN Code of College) 4. You will be required to change the password after the first login. 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. 10. Please see Section 3. 17   . “Logout”. asdf. “Save” partially filled form. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. 12345. 6. Good quality image of your signature (in . Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name.5. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself.5.

However.1. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. Color mode: 256 colors 3.5.1.1).5. File format: PDF or JPEG 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. of India.2. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. 3.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.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. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. 12.1.2. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.2.5. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. to qualify for the reduced fee.11. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. as the fee is exempted. as required by MHRD. 18   .5 MB. Resolution: 200 dpi 2.. Govt. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. a PD certificate has to be provided.

2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. Candidate Category Mode Online Netbanking Male General/OBC-NC Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Online Netbanking Male SC/ST/PD Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Female Application Fee Bank Charges Total to be Paid 1200 1200 1200 600 600 600 10 20 25 10 20 25 1210 1220 1225 610 620 625 No Application Fee. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form.5. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. of India.3. of India. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. You can also check the status in your bank. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. 6. 2.C). you will be redirected to a bank you choose. 5.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. as required by MHRD. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. 7. 4. From the GATE Online Application Interface.3. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment.5. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. Once you confirm. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. 2.3. 3. In such a case. Govt. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. Govt. 3.5. 3.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. 19   . In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. as required by MHRD.

In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. You do not need to have an account in that branch. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. If you had paid the application fee by challan. 2. Cut this address slip.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. 3. 2. 3. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. 2. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan.3.5. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form.4. 5. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. Do not pin. You must sign in the box provided 4. and sign the application in the box provided. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. 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. the following procedures need to be completed 3. 4. sign. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided.1 Before  Mailing   1. 3. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. Before mailing. 4. 4. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. where the application form needs to be mailed. Out of the printed pages. or attest the photograph 3. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment.5. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code).

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

Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. 3.         22   . Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. 2. 4. both eyes. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio.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. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo.5. and chin should be clearly visible. 7. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph.3. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240.5cm print 9. 8. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. cheeks. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head.5. 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. nose. only clear glasses are permitted. any cloth or any shadow. 1.5. 3.5 cm x 3. lip. 5.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. 6. If you normally wear spectacles. without any refund of the application fees. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. 11. Forehead.

2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.5. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .5.3.

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

The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300.3 Signature  Specifications   1. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. 2. 3.5. 4.5.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. 6. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. 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. 5.                 25   .

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

Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate.1.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. See further explanation below. however. The candidate is. 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. apart from the core subject of the paper. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. No. No. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. 4. 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. 27   .4 Examination Related Information 4.

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). CH. 4. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled).3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. MT. PH. 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.1. Section H – Chemistry 2.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1.2 Duration and Exam Type The GATE examination consists of a single paper of 3 hours duration that contains 65 questions carrying a maximum of 100 marks. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. EE. GA – General Aptitude 3. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. CE. 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. AR. BT.3. and they have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question using a black ink ball point pen. The examination for the papers with codes AE. 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. At the end of the three hour window. MA. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2.4. TF. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. GA – General Aptitude 3. CY. MN. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. IN. 28   . The question paper will consist of only objective questions. ME. GG. For all other papers (CS. and PI).1. AG. XE. 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). EC. 4.

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

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

passage and the like. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. where each question carries 2 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. each question will have four choices 31   . XE and XL These papers would contain 25 questions carrying one mark each (sub-total 25 marks) and 30 questions carrying two marks each (sub-total 60 marks). The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. For multiple choice type questions. 4. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. for the linked answer question pair. Each question under this group will carry two marks. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. 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. Out of these. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one.48. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. In the ONLINE papers. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. 4. Or these can be common data questions.0 (D) 12. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions.4. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.2 Question papers other than GG.0 (C) 10. In other words. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. Likewise. 4. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions.4. and carry a total of 15 marks. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. 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. However. GA questions are of multiple choice type.0 (B) 8. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question).

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

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

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

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

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

Correlation and regression analysis. bio-fuels. heat and wave equations.3 Agricultural  Engineering  (AG)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrices and Determinants. design and selection of machine elements – gears. engine systems – fuel.C. chains and sprockets and belts. mechanical.free link and restrained link operations. speed. Calculus: Limit. human engineering and safety in tractor design. functional requirements. intake and exhaust. Soil And Water Conservation Engineering Ideal and real fluids. inter-cultivation. Farm Machinery And Power Sources of power on the farm-human. surface and volume integrals. continuity and differentiability. Fourier series. solar and biomass. Poisson. Laplace transforms. power transmission systems – gear trains. Soil tillage. I. PDEs -Laplace.C. pulleys.Weisbach and Hazen-Williams equations. hydrostatic forces on plane and curved surface. laminar and turbulent flow in pipes. cost analysis of implements and tractors Thermodynamic principles of I. final drives and power take-off. Bernoulli’s theorem. chaff cutting. tractor tests and performance. Maxima and minima. Moody’s diagram. Test for convergence. Eigen values and eigen vectors. animal. 37   . harvesting. sowing. Gauss and Green’s theorems. spraying. torque. properties of fluids. integration of trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. Stokes. power efficiencies and measurement. three point hitches. engines. ignition. mode and standard deviation. traction theory. electrical. Tractors and power tillers – type. I. Higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients. application rate and losses. heat load and power losses. Systems of linear equations. electrical. normal and binomial distributions. principles of working. torque. efficiency. fuels and combustion. lubricants and their properties. selection. measurement of force. Probability and Statistics: Mean. animal and power operated equipment for tillage. forces acting on a tillage tool. flow in open channels. fuel consumption. displacement and acceleration on machine elements. mowing. Line. calculation of power. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. lubrication. operation. Sequences and series. flow through orifices and notches. Random variables. calculation of performance parameters -field capacity. Numerical Methods: Solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations. engine cycles. cooling. differential. maintenance and repair. continuity equation. engine components. Vector Calculus: Gradient. mechanical steering and hydraulic control systems used in tractors. planting. Divergence and Curl. overload safety devices used in farm machinery. hydrostatic pressure and its measurement. testing of agricultural machinery and equipment.C. engines. mechanics of animal traction. wind. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. fertilizer application.4.5.C. tractor clutches and brakes. selection. median. hitch systems and hitching of tillage implements. threshing and transport. Darcy. maintenance and repair of I. Partial Derivatives. Differential Equations: Linear and non-linear first order ODEs. mechanics of tractor chassis. construction and operation of manual.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. steady and unsteady flows. Concept of fluid rotation. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods.Taylor’s series. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. sequence and series. Lagrange method of multipliers. Binomial. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. control volume analysis for mass. inverse. Fourier Series. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. random variables. stream function and potential function. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. Cauchy.5. Stokes. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. Variation of parameters method. discrete and continuous distributions. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. double and triple integrals and their applications. Vector Calculus: Gradient. and normal distributions.5. continuity. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). Beta and Gamma functions. manometry. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. Newton’s interpolation formulae. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. 74   . tests for convergence. Poisson. Functions of two variables. system of linear equations. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. symmetric.5. Bayes Theorem. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. conditional probability. 4. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. Hermitian. Maxima and minima.21.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. Complex variable: Analytic functions. partial derivatives. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. concept of local and convective accelerations. line. divergence and curl.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices.eigenvalues and eigenvectors.Euler’s equations. total derivatives. surface and volume integrals. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems. momentum and energy. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion.21. rank.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. maxima and minima. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. directional derivatives. forces on submerged bodies. Line integral. continuity and differentiability. limit. Half range sine and cosine series. diagonalisation of matrices. power series. vorticity.Laplace equation. limit. correlation and linear regression. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. vector identities. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy.4. Calculus: Functions of single variable. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. Cauchy-Riemann equations. power series solutions. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). Application in solving potential problems. Mean value theorems.

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

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

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

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

4. heat of formation. Structure and function of biomolecules: Amino acids. Protein structure. first and second order kinetics. ionic radii. molecularity. reversible and irreversible processes. and work function.B. tautomerism. quantum mechanical model of hydrogen atom. Vitamins and Coenzymes. electronic and steric effects. P. Metabolic pathways and their regulation: glycolysis. thermodynamic aspects and their applications. Addition reactions. approaches for diatomic molecules. Lipids. periodic table and periodic properties. Metabolism of Nitrogen containing compounds: nitrogen fixation. folding and function: Myoglobin.22. catalysis and elementary enzyme reactions. Diels-Alder reaction. Third law of thermodynamics. aromatic electrophilic substitution. ionic equilibria in solution. Identification of functional groups by chemical tests Structure-Reactivity Correlations: Acids and bases. Kp and Kx) for homogeneous reactions. Kohlrausch law. optical and geometrical isomerism. E1 and E2 reactions. Chemical Equilibria: Colligative properties of solutions. halides and hydrides of alkali and alkaline earth metals. amino acids and nucleotides. Lysozyme. solubility product.Importance of water. lattice energy (Born-Haber Cycle). fluorescence and Mass spectrometry. Metabolism and bioenergetics. equilibrium constants (Kc.p. Hoffmann and Saytzeff rules. orientation effect as exemplified by various functional groups. pentose phosphate pathway.5. Thermodynamics: First law. UV-visible. concept of aromaticity. M. Carbohydrates. buffer and their applications in chemical analysis. 79   . common ion effect. hybridisation. s. SN2. B. pH. Enzyme kinetics including its regulation and inhibition. Cell structure and organelles. internal energy. Biochemical separation techniques and characterization: ion exchange. Generation and utilization of ATP. ionization energy.4. bond angle and bond energy.5.22.1 Section  H:  Chemistry  (Compulsory)   Atomic structure and periodicity: Planck’s quantum theory. size exclusion and affinity chromatography. geometry and magnetic properties. Second law. uncertainty principle.O. hydrolysis of salts. coordination complexes: valence bond and crystal field theory. emf. Clausius-Clapeyron equation. Reaction Kinetics: Rate constant. heat of reaction. free energy. oxidative phosphorylation. election affinity. order of reaction. and d Block Elements: Oxides. Nernst equation. Hemoglobin. Ionic solids. zero. Hess law. Photosynthesis: the Calvin cycle. Electrochemistry: Conductance.5. free energy change and equilibrium constant. color. van der Waals interactions. Markonikoff rule and Kharash effect. atomic size. galvanic cells. hydrogen bonding. Si. Kirchoff’s equation. entropy. Half Cell potentials. electrophoresis.22 Life  Sciences  (XL)   4. Ribonuclease A. and S.2 Section  I:  Biochemistry   Organization of life. conformers. enthalpy. wave particle duality. Al. N. Troutons rule. and V. Proteins and Nucleic acids. electronegativity. activation energy. structure parameters such as bond length. Gibbs-Helmholtz equation. resonance. TCA cycle. VSEPR theory and shape of molecules. gluconeogenesis. glycogen and fatty acid metabolism. Carboxypeptidase and Chymotrypsin. electronic configuration of atoms. dipole moment. Basis of Organic Reactions Mechanism: Elementary treatment of SN1. general characteristics of 3d elements. Structure and bonding: Ionic and covalent bonding.

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

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

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

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

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

1. how should I complete the application process? After filling in all the fields in the ONLINE application form. Please check your bank account after 48 hours. 2.3. 1. 4. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. As soon as possible. 10. 12. but GATE Application website says that the payment has not been received. 9. you have to start with the payment step again (choice of Online or Chalan). Any excess/unaccounted debits will be returned to you. My netbanking account has been debited (money taken out) more than once. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? to complete the application process. you can continue the process of printing the application form. If the payment was not received by GATE. If I want the Bank Challan option. 87   . My bank account has been debited (money taken out). first check the status of your payment on the GATE application website. 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. You will be charged only once. Page 2-3: Two copies (one for you one to be sent to GATE office) of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal. 2. If the payment was received by GATE. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy. Page 4: page for candidates who select “bank challan” way of payment (as against the net banking). One copy for the candidate and another to be sent to GATE office. and make the payment again. will be credited (put back) to your bank account within 48 hours. 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. choose Bank Challan option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. What do I do ? When you can get back online. What do I do? This happened because of some failure in internet transactions (including failure of internet connection at your end). 3. My power/internet connection failed during online payment. At the end of this process. Page 2-3: Two copies (one for you one to be sent to GATE office) of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip (of where you need to send the hard copy) to be pasted on an A4 sized envelope 2. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. The money that was debited (taken out) from your account the first time. This page will contain 3 copies of challan. you MUST initiate a fresh payment process on the GATE application website. 11. to complete payment. At the end of this process.

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

If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. blank papers. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. 2. 2012 with a fee of 400/. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. 3. For ONLINE examination. 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. 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. 8.6. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. 6. Will there be any arrangement at the test center for the safe keeping of my personal items such as my mobile phone? No such arrangements will be possible at the test center. however. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. 5.to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. 7. However. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. 89   . For ONLINE Examination. 1. For OFFLINE exam. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. 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. mobile phone. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. After submission of application. 4. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. The candidate is. and any such electronic gadgets. payable at Mumbai. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test.

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

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

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

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