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  • 1.2 Administration
  • 2 What’s New in GATE 2013?
  • 2.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013
  • 2.2 Important Dates related to GATE 2013
  • 3 Pre Exam Related Information
  • 3.1 Eligibility for GATE
  • 3.3 Examination Schedule
  • 3.4 State-wise Exam Cities
  • 3.5 How to Apply
  • 3.5.1 GATE Online Applicant Interface
  • 3.5.2 Filling in Application Online
  • 3.5.3 Application Fee Payment Options
  • 3.5.4 Mailing Documents to GATE Office
  • 3.5.5 Photograph and Signature Requirements
  • 4 Examination Related Information
  • 4.1 Structure of GATE 2013
  • 4.1.1 General Aptitude Questions
  • 4.2 Duration and Exam Type
  • 4.3 Pattern of Question Papers and Marking Scheme
  • 4.3.1 Pattern of Question Papers
  • 4.4 Marking Scheme
  • 4.4.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions
  • 4.4.2 Question papers other than GG, XE and XL
  • 4.4.3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper
  • 4.4.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences)
  • 4.4.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences)
  • 4.5 GATE Syllabi
  • 4.5.1 General Aptitude (GA): Common to All Papers Engineering
  • 4.5.2 Aerospace Engineering (AE)
  • 4.5.3 Agricultural Engineering (AG)
  • 4.5.4 Architecture and Planning (AR)
  • 4.5.5 Biotechnology (BT)
  • 4.5.6 Civil Engineering (CE)
  • 4.5.7 Chemical Engineering (CH)
  • 4.5.8 Computer Science and Information Technology (CS)
  • 4.5.9 Chemistry (CY)
  • 4.5.10 Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC)
  • 4.5.11 Electrical Engineering (EE)
  • 4.5.12 Geology and Geophysics (GG)
  • 4.5.13 Instrumentation Engineering (IN)
  • 4.5.14 Mathematics (MA)
  • 4.5.15 Mechanical Engineering (ME)
  • 4.5.16 Mining Engineering (MN)
  • 4.5.17 Metallurgical Engineering (MT)
  • 4.5.18 Physics (PH)
  • 4.5.19 Production and Industrial Engineering (PI)
  • 4.5.20 Textile Engineering and Fibre Science (TF)
  • 4.5.21 Engineering Sciences (XE)
  • 4.5.22 Life Sciences (XL)
  • 5 Post-Exam Related Information
  • 5.2 GATE 2013 Results
  • 6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
  • 6.1 Application Process
  • 7 Zonal Contacts
  • 8.1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST)
  • 8.2 PD Category:
  • 9 Appendix B: Qualifying Disciplines

GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure



Organizing Institute

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay  

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  

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

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

Exam Centers etc. and is designated as the Organizing Institute for GATE 2013. Pattern.) sections. Organization of the Brochure The information in this brochure is mainly categorized into Pre-Exam (Eligibility.The GATE Committee.   5   . which comprises of representatives from the administering institutes. GATE is conducted through the constitution of eight zones. is the sole authority for regulating the examination and declaring the results. Model Question Papers etc.). Scoring.) & Post-Exam (Answers. Score Card etc. Bangalore Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Indian Institute of Technology Delhi Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Indian Institute of Technology Madras Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee The overall coordination and responsibility of conducting GATE 2013 lies with Indian Institute of Technology Bombay. Application submission. Examination (Syllabus. Results. The zones and the corresponding administrative institutes are: Zone-1: Zone-2: Zone-3: Zone-4: Zone-5: Zone-6: Zone-7: Zone-8: Indian Institute of Science.

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


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



Monday Tuesday Wednesday







 Please  see  Section  3.2  for  a  complete  list  of  GATE  papers  and  their  codes.    

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.


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


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

4th year or Completed


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


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)


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)


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)


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. Download Admit Card.3.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. Check the status of your application form: Received.     16   . Rejected after Scrutiny failed.5.in With this interface you can 1. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). 7. etc. 3. Upload photograph. 5.ac.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. 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. Apply for the examination online 2. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. View your answers. 4. and supporting documents.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. Under Scrutiny.iitb. The application fee is non-refundable. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. marks and GATE score. signature. Make application fee payment through netbanking. Admit Card Ready for Download. 6.

jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. “Save” partially filled form. 9.5. Once you submit the application with payment. 12345. GATE paper. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Upon registration. 3. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory).5. Optional: You may upload pdf files of supporting documents conforming to the eligibility (except principal’s certificate) and category requirements given below in section Supporting Documents 7. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. You must click on the link and enter the password. “Logout”. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. asdf. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3.1). 2. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates).3) while filling the online form. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. Keep the following information ready: 1. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. PIN Code of College) 4. Before you make the payment.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents).5 MB See section 3.2 and 3.5. DOB. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. 6. etc. by providing a valid email address. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. where you have to carefully check for any errors. You must first register yourself. 8. 10. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. 4. and resume filling in by logging in again. Personal information 2. Please see Section 3.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). You will be required to change the password after the first login.5.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1.). no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate.2. 5. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. 17   .4) 5. 8. Good quality image of your signature (in .3.

Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. a PD certificate has to be provided.11. as required by MHRD. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.1. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.1. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. 3. as the fee is exempted. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. of India. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”.5.2. However. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.2. to qualify for the reduced fee. Color mode: 256 colors 3. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. 12. 18   .2 SC/ST/PD  Certificate   Only male applicants who claim to be in any of the category SC/ST/PD have to produce valid documentary evidence (details given in Section 8. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. 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) 3.5 MB. Govt. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process.

19   . In such a case. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. Govt. 6. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees. 3. of India. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. 7. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. 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. as required by MHRD. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. You can also check the status in your bank. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. Govt. Once you confirm. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. From the GATE Online Application Interface. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. 3.5. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. as required by MHRD. of India. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. 2.5.C). 5. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. 4.3. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment.5.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1.3. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. 3.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates.3. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure).1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. 2.

4. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. 3. or attest the photograph 3. 2. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. 3.1 Before  Mailing   1.5. If you had paid the application fee by challan. and sign the application in the box provided. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. 4. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. Before mailing. 3. 2. You must sign in the box provided 4. 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. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. Out of the printed pages. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. 4. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system.5. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). 2. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . where the application form needs to be mailed. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. the following procedures need to be completed 3. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. Cut this address slip. Do not pin.3. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. You do not need to have an account in that branch. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip.4. sign. 5.

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

5 cm x 3. If you normally wear spectacles. lip. 7. both eyes.5.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. any cloth or any shadow. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot.         22   .3. cheeks. 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. 6. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. 3. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. only clear glasses are permitted.5. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. 4. 5. Forehead. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. without any refund of the application fees. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. 2. 1. and chin should be clearly visible. 11. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. 8.5    Photograph  and  Signature  Requirements   The GATE 2013 Online Applicant Interface requires that copies of your photograph and signature be uploaded as an electronic file at the time of submitting your application.5. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit.5cm print 9. nose. 3. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable.

3. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .5.5.2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.

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

3. 6. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.5. 4. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted.5. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio.                 25   . 5.3 Signature  Specifications   1. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. 2.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. and get the image cropped by the studio itself.

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

No. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below.4 Examination Related Information 4. The candidate is.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. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. however. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics XE PAPER SECTIONS Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS CY EC EE GG CODE A B C D E F G Sl. apart from the core subject of the paper. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. No. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree.1. 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences XL PAPER SECTIONS Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI TF XE* XL* CODE H I J K L M * XE (Engineering Sciences) and XL (Life Sciences) papers are of general nature and will comprise of the sections listed in the above table. 4. 27   . See further explanation below.

MA. 28   . CE. AR. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions.2 Duration and Exam Type The GATE examination consists of a single paper of 3 hours duration that contains 65 questions carrying a maximum of 100 marks.3.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. CY. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. The examination for the papers with codes AE. 4. For all other papers (CS. EC. BT. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. IN. XE. GA – General Aptitude 3. GA – General Aptitude 3. At the end of the three hour window. PH. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. 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. 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. TF. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). 4. MN.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). Section H – Chemistry 2. ME. and PI). 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. CH.1. MT.1. 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. EE. AG. 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). Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. GG.

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

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

If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. passage and the like. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem.4.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.Example Q. where each question carries 2 marks. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. For multiple choice type questions. GA questions are of multiple choice type. In the ONLINE papers. Each question under this group will carry two marks. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). Or these can be common data questions. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. 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). 4. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. Likewise.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly.4. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. and carry a total of 15 marks.2 Question papers other than GG. Out of these. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated.0 (D) 12. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. In other words. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair.0 (C) 10. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.48. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. 4.0 (B) 8. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. However. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. 4. for the linked answer question pair. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. 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). two pairs of questions would be common data questions.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. each question will have four choices 31   .

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.


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).


relationship and interrelationships. 43   . column bases. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Numerical Methods: Numerical solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations Integration by trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. Gradient. Vector identities. analysis of beam sections at transfer and service loads. Partial derivatives. Poisson. stress transformation. Maxima and minima. Simple bending theory. Initial and boundary value problems. influence lines for determinate and indeterminate structures. combined and direct bending stresses. analysis by displacement methods (slope deflection and moment distribution methods). beams and beam.columns. Taylor and Laurent series. Complex variables: Analytic functions. Directional derivatives. Concrete Structures: Concrete Technology. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. mode and standard deviation. displacements in statically determinate structures and analysis of statically indeterminate structures by force/ energy methods. median. compaction. buckling of column. unsymmetrical bending. Limit. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and sampling theorems. permeability &seepage. basics of mix design. Concrete designbasic working stress and limit state design concepts.6 Civil  Engineering  (CE)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra. Gauss and Green’s theorems. three-phase system. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. Line.properties of concrete. Connections. effective stress principle. Systems of linear equations.4.5. shear centre. Basic concepts of matrix methods of structural analysis. beam–column connections. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. Differential equations: First order equations (linear and nonlinear). Structural Engineering Mechanics: Bending moment and shear force in statically determinate beams. Basic elements of prestressed concrete. Calculus: Functions of single variable. flexural and shear stresses. Thin walled pressure vessels. cables and frames. principal stresses. Divergence and Curl. Steel Structures: Analysis and design of tension and compression members. compression and torsion by limit state methods. Laplace transforms. Solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations and Laplace equation. Surface and Volume integrals. shear. Structural Analysis: Analysis of statically determinate trusses. Mohr’s circle. analysis of ultimate load capacity and design of members subjected to flexure.Plastic analysis of beams and frames.Normal and Binomial distributions. plate girders and trusses. Simple stress and strain relationship: Stress and strain in two dimensions. continuity and differentiability. Total derivative. uniform torsion.simple and eccentric. Mean. consolidation. fundamental definitions. Eigen values and eigenvectors. Mean value theorems. shear strength. soil classification. Geotechnical Engineering Soil Mechanics:Origin of soils. Cauchy’s integral theorem. arches. Conditional probability. Random variables. Stokes. beams.

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

single and multi-step methods for differential equations. properties of mixtures: partial molar properties. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. Divergence and Curl. kinetics of homogeneous reactions. Vector identities. Stokes. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. recycle. packed and fluidized beds. centrifuge and cyclones. Mean. chemical reaction equilibria. absorption. Poisson. heat and mass transfer analogies. Solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations and Laplace equation. residence time distribution. Surface and Volume integrals. types of heat exchangers and evaporators and their design. Fluid Mechanics and Mechanical Operations: Fluid statics. 45   . Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids. stagewise and continuous contacting and stage efficiencies. Gradient. Calculus: Functions of single variable. leaching. Line. Complex variables:Analytic functions. dehumidification and adsorption. Mean value theorems. Limit. free and hindered settling. film. Partial derivatives. degree of freedom analysis. energy balance. non-isothermal reactors. molecular diffusion in fluids. shell balances. humidification. Systems of linear equations. mass transfer coefficients. flow through pipeline systems. mixing and agitation. dimensional analysis. drying. non-ideal reactors.4. First law application to close and open systems. Chemical Reaction Engineering: Theories of reaction rates. penetration and surface renewal theories. diffusion effects in catalysis. flow meters. HTU & NTU concepts design and operation of equipment for distillation. Second law and Entropy. single and multiple reactions in ideal reactors. Directional derivatives. continuity and differentiability. filtration. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and sampling theorems. thickening and classification. Gauss and Green’s theorems. Initial and boundary value problems. condensation and evaporation.5.7 Chemical  Engineering  (CH)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra. single parameter model. First and Second laws of thermodynamics. Macroscopic friction factors. size reduction and size separation. phase equilibria: predicting VLE of systems. convection and radiation. Bernoulli equation. kinetics of heterogeneous catalytic reactions. conveying of solids. Thermodynamic properties of pure substances: equation of state and departure function. fugacity. Chemical Engineering Process Calculations and Thermodynamics: Laws of conservation of mass and energy.Normal and Binomial distributions. Total derivative. Residue theorem. mode and standard deviation. Maxima and minima. Taylor and Laurent series. Differential equations: First order equations (linear and nonlinear). Conditional probability. elementary boundary layer theory. median. pumps and compressors. interpretation of kinetic data. momentum. Laplace transforms. bypass and purge calculations. Mass Transfer: Fick’s laws. steady and unsteady heat conduction. boiling. liquid-liquid extraction. Eigen values and eigenvectors. Random variables. Numerical Methods: Numerical solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations Integration by trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. heat transfer coefficients. use of tie components. Heat Transfer: Conduction. Cauchy’s integral theorem. excess properties and activity coefficients.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

84   . There is no provision for the issue of Additional GATE scorecard. From 2013. R & D laboratories. etc. 2013 at 10:00 hrs and will be available on the GATE Online Applicant Website. Details in this regard can be obtained from the Chairman. The GATE 2013 Committee with the NCB has the authority to decide the qualifying mark for each GATE paper. GATE 2013 results may be made available on payment basis to interested organizations (educational institutions. a GATE Scorecard will be issued to all the candidates of a paper whose marks are equal to or above the qualifying marks of SC/ST/PD candidates in that paper.5 Post-Exam Related Information 5. it is hereby made absolutely clear that the Courts and Tribunals in Mumbai and Mumbai alone shall have the exclusive jurisdiction to entertain and settle any such dispute or claim. 5. GATE. In case any claim or dispute arises in respect of GATE 2013. the GATE score will be computed by a new formula. the raw marks obtained by a candidate will be converted to a normalized GATE Score. After the declaration of the results. IIT Bombay. industries.1 GATE Score After the evaluation of the answers.2 GATE 2013 Results GATE 2013 results will be announced on March 15. GATE 2013 score is valid for TWO YEARS from the date of announcement of the results.) in India and abroad based on a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between IIT Bombay and the requesting organization.

There is no provision for issue of additional GATE scorecards. 85   . In case any claim or dispute arises in respect of GATE 2013.3 GATE Score Card Scorecard will be issued (mailed to the correspondence address given in the application) to all the candidates for a paper whose marks are equal to or above the qualifying marks of SC/ST/PD candidates in that paper. it is hereby made absolutely clear that the Courts and Tribunals in Mumbai and Mumbai alone shall have the exclusive jurisdiction to entertain and settle any such dispute or claim. The GATE 2013 Committee with the NCB’s approval has the authority to decide the qualifying score for each GATE paper.5.

Only in cases where it becomes difficult to accommodate you in the examination city of your first choice. If I want the Online Payment (Netbanking) option.1 Application Process 1. You are asking only the SC/ST/PD candidates to enclose the category certificate. Online Payment: Netbanking through the payment gateway. Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process. 7. 2.6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 6. Challan Payment: Payment by cash at any branch of Canara Bank or State Bank of India. However. 2. 5. My power/internet connection failed during application process. your second choice will be considered. Why should I choose two examination cities? Generally. You need to produce the category certificate only to the admitting institute at the time of admission. 2. 4. in the application. 1. 86   . Can I use one email address to fill multiple application forms? NO. What about the OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates? Do they have to enclose the category certificate too? NO. After confirming the payment. I want to pay online by my credit card. you will be re-directed back to GATE application website. Login with your Internet banking credentials and confirm the payment. how should I complete the application process? After filling all the fields in the ONLINE application form.ac. the data you entered up to that time has been stored online. How do I apply ONLINE? Go to the link How to apply? On website (www. what do I do? If you have clicked on “Save” during application process. 6. 8. How do I make the fee payment for GATE 2013 examination? You can make the payment during the ONLINE application process by choosing one of the following options: 1. Your browser screen will re-directed to the bank you choose.gate. one email address can be used for only one application form. Credit cards will not be accepted. 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. but I don’t see that option! You can only use internet banking (netbanking) facilities for online payment.iitb. choose Online Payment option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. read the instructions and apply from the link provided in the main page. you will be allotted a centre in the examination city of your first choice.in/gate2013). 3. you can indicate the category to which you belong to.

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

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

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

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

The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate. 8. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates.8 Appendix A 8.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category.                     91   .1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST) • District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner. which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission. 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.

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

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