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  

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

4.     16   . View your answers. Download Admit Card. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. marks and GATE score.iitb. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. Upload photograph. Admit Card Ready for Download. The application fee is non-refundable.5. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. signature.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. 5. This interface can be accessed using url: GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. etc. 6.3. and supporting documents.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. Apply for the examination online 2. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). Check the status of your application form: Received. 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) With this interface you can 1. Make application fee payment through netbanking. 7. Under Scrutiny. 3.

Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates).5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6.4) 5. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. 10. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. Keep the following information ready: 1.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. 6. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. DOB. 8. 3. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. Before you make the payment. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself.5. 2. PIN Code of College) 4. asdf. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate.3. GATE paper. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS).). 4.2 and 3.1).5. Please see Section 3. 17   . an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP).2. Good quality image of your signature (in . You must first register yourself. 12345. 9. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. You will be required to change the password after the first login. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). “Logout”.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). Personal information 2. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. by providing a valid email address. 8. where you have to carefully check for any errors.5.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. 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. Upon registration.5 MB See section 3. etc.3) while filling the online form. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. 5. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. and resume filling in by logging in again.5. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Once you submit the application with payment. “Save” partially filled form. You must click on the link and enter the password. Next you will see an application form to be filled in.

applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. as required by MHRD. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. 18   .1.1). Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. Color mode: 256 colors 3. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. 12. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. 3.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.2. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. of India.11.2. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. as the fee is exempted.5 MB. to qualify for the reduced fee. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it.1.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online.5.5. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. However.2. Govt.5.2 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. a PD certificate has to be provided..1.

3. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. You can also check the status in your bank.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. of India.3. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. Govt. as required by MHRD. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. 6. 7.3. 19   . you will be redirected to a bank you choose. 2.C). of India. 3. 2.5. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. Govt.3. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. 3.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1.5. Once you confirm. 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. 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. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. as required by MHRD. From the GATE Online Application Interface. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you.5. 5. In such a case. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. 4.

4. and sign the application in the box provided. 2.1 Before  Mailing   1. 5. where the application form needs to be mailed. 4. Out of the printed pages. 3. Do not pin. or attest the photograph 3. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. the following procedures need to be completed 3.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. 3. 2. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. Before mailing. 2. Keep it 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. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface.4. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. sign. 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. 4. If you had paid the application fee by challan. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. You must sign in the box provided 4.5. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. You do not need to have an account in that branch. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with.5. Cut this address slip. 3. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. 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. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1.3. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   .

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

5. 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. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. If you normally wear spectacles.5. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. 3. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012.5    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. lip. Forehead. any cloth or any shadow. nose.5cm print 9. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. cheeks.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs.5. and chin should be clearly visible. only clear glasses are permitted.         22   . 4.3. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. 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. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. without any refund of the application fees. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. 8. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4.5. both eyes. 11. 1.5 cm x 3. 2. 6. 3. 7.

2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.3. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .5.5.

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

Only JPEG image formats will be accepted.5. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300.3 Signature  Specifications   1. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.5. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. 3. 4.                 25   .Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. 6. 2. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. 5. 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. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. Employee identification card. if original and valid photo identification is not presented.3. Signature. 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. Passport. Date of Birth and Residential Address. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. 26   . College ID. Voter ID. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. PAN Card.

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

ME. 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. EC. For all other papers (CS. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). BT. TF. GG.3. At the end of the three hour window. CH. MN.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. IN. 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 (I to M).3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. MT. 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. Any two of XE sections B to G The choice of two out of the sections B to G can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (B to G). The question paper will consist of only objective questions. XE. The examination for the papers with codes AE. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. 4. GA – General Aptitude 3. AG. CE. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. PH. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. EE. 28   . 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. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work.1. CY. Section H – Chemistry 2. MA.1. and PI). GA – General Aptitude 3.4. and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen.

where two successive questions use the same set of input data. out of which 10 questions carrying total of 15 marks are in General Aptitude (GA). EC. (ii) Common data questions (which are also multiple choice questions). where the answer to the first question in the pair is required to answer its successor. for instance. coli cell of volume 10-12 cm3 contains 60 molecules of lac-repressor. The remaining 85 % of the total marks is devoted to the syllabus of the paper (as indicated in the syllabus section). of which one correct answer is to be marked. BT. 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. First question using common data: Q. EE. The repressor has a binding affinity (Kd) of 10-8 M and 10-9 M with and without lactose respectively. First question of the pair: 29   . for instance. MT.3. for Questions 48 and 49 in Main Paper: Let X and Y be jointly distributed random variables such that the conditional distribution of Y. GATE 2013 would contain questions of four different types in various papers: (i) Multiple choice questions carrying 1 or 2 marks each. ME & PI). For all other papers (CS. in the medium. AR. there will be a total of 65 questions carrying 100 marks. PH. IN. for Questions 52 and 53 in Main Paper: An E. CY. is uniform on the interval (x-1. GG. TF.3 Pattern  of  Question  Papers  and  Marking  Scheme   4.1 Pattern  of  Question  Papers   The examination for the papers with codes AE. AG. MA. Example Statement for Common Data Questions. CE. Suppose E(X)=1 and Var(X)=5/3. Each of the multiple choice objective questions in all papers and sections will contain four answers. Example: Statement for Linked Answer Questions.x+1). CH. MN. In all the papers.4. the candidates will have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question. given X=x.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).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.

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

Or these can be common data questions. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.Example Q. In the ONLINE papers. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. Out of these. and carry a total of 15 marks. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. 4. for the linked answer question pair. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. However.48.0 (C) 10. 4. each question will have four choices 31   . 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. GA questions are of multiple choice type. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. 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). For multiple choice type questions.4. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. In other words. 4. where each question carries 2 marks.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. XE and XL These papers would contain 25 questions carrying one mark each (sub-total 25 marks) and 30 questions carrying two marks each (sub-total 60 marks).0 (B) 8.2 Question papers other than GG. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. passage and the like. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question).0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other.0 (D) 12. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5.4. Each question under this group will carry two marks. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. Likewise. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions.

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

(A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans.2. numerical estimation.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. sentence completion. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several …….5. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. These are. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. attempts to send the missile into space. the gas pressures are increased. For measuring temperature below –40oF. word groups. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas.4. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. besides mercury. instructions. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. Verbal Ability: English grammar. placed in the thermometer under pressure.3.4.” With what. (A) Q. (B) Q. verbal analogies. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . thermometers filled with alcohol are used. 2.1. (B) Q. As the mercury rises. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. however. 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. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation.

In a survey. Ans. (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. (C) The costs of transporting a tractor from Korea to Germany is more than twenty percent of the cost of manufacturing the tractor in Korea. (D) Numerical Ability Q.5. 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.Which of the following assertions is best supported by the above information? (A) Labour costs in Korea are twenty percent below those in Germany. (A) 34   . 3/16 of the people surveyed told that they preferred to use public transport while commuting daily to office. (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.

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

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

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

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

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

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).


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

liquid and vapor phases. analysis of determinate trusses and frames. energy methods (Castigliano’s Theorems).4 Section  D:  Solid  Mechanics   Equivalent force systems. equations of state. coefficient of volume expansion. steady and unsteady flow analysis.21. Axial. thermal strain. Air standard Diesel cycle. P-V-T behaviour of simple compressible substances. Zeroth law of thermodynamics. principle of increase of entropy. Clapeyron equation. Vapor-compression refrigeration cycle. path and process. 4. generalized Hooke’s Law.5.21. concept of temperature.5. law of conservation of energy. calculations of properties. force as function of position. Ideal Gas Mixtures:Dalton’s and Amagat’s laws. torsion in circular shafts. deflection (for symmetric bending). paramagnetism. state of a system. law of conservation of momentum. equilibrium equations. enthalpy. Joule-Thomson coefficient. friction. diamagnetism. ideal and real gases. different modes of work. heat. compressibility chart. Carnot theorems. Euler buckling.5 Section  E:  Thermodynamics   Basic Concepts: Continuum. Air-standard Brayton cycle. magnetic hysterisis. 4. reversible and irreversible processes. Air standard Otto cycle. Second Law of Thermodynamics: Kelvin-Planck and Clausius statements. availability and irreversibility. First Law of Thermodynamics: Energy. thermodynamic system (closed and open or control volume). 76   . ferromagnetism. Thermodynamic cycles: Carnot vapor power cycle. thermodynamic property tables and charts. prevention. principal stresses and strains. Mohr’s circle. simple relative motion of particles. Properties of Pure Substances: Thermodynamic properties of pure substances in solid. Ideal Rankine cycle. adiabatic and isothermal compressibilities. Thermodynamic Relations: T-ds relations. air-water vapor mixtures and simple thermodynamic processes involving them. Clausius inequality and concept of entropy. thin cylinders. Maxwell equations. free-body diagrams. macroscopic approach. first law applied to systems and control volumes. laws of motion. antiferro magnetism. theories of failure. axial. Stresses and strains. state diagram. shear and bending moment diagrams. ferrimagnetism. specific heats. time and speed. Free vibration of single degree of freedom systems. thermodynamic temperature scale. force acting on a body in motion.Magnetic Properties: Origin of magnetism in metallic and ceramic materials. Environmental Degradation: Corrosion and oxidation of materials. shear and bending stresses. phase rule. thermodynamic properties and equilibrium. Rankine Reheat cycle.

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

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

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

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

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

Food flavours: Terpenes. proteins. distribution. speciation. conservation biology. Antinutrients. Enzymes: Specificity. PER. Animal Anatomy and Physiology: Comparative physiology. cellular organelles and their structure and function. alcoholic beverage.22. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. mating and territoriality. stem cells. adaptation. metamorphosis. cytoplasmic inheritance. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. Spores and vegetative cells. Cell Biology: Structure of cell. transcription and translation. chlorophylls.5.5. Role of minerals in nutrition. pheromones. Bacillus. habitats. glycolysis. population dynamics. chromosomes and chromatin structure. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology: Nucleic acids. genetic basis of development. species diversity. linkage and mapping of genes. Rancidity of fats. 82   . anthocyanins. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. molecular basis of heredity. Genetics: Principles of inheritance. cell division. Clostridium and Aspergillus. Food Microbiology: Characteristics of microorganisms: Morphology. the immune response. the food chain. Animal Behaviour: Types of behaviours. tannins and myoglobin. Polymerization and polymorphism. the excretory system. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. enzyme catalysis. Shigella. systematics and classification of animals. replication. evolution of animal behaviour. Escherichia coli. cellulose. courtship. learning and memory. protozoan and helminthic parasites. 4. instinct. the endocrine system.oligopolysaccharides including starch. meat and meat products. Foodborne disease: Toxins produced by Staphylococcus. cell cycle.4. communication.6 Section  M:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. Microbial spoilage of milk and milk products.5 Section  L:  Zoology   Animal world:Animal diversity. natural selection. sauerkraut and soya sauce. Eukaryotic gene organization and expression (Basic principles of signal transduction). Growth and death kinetics. the respiratory system. Campylobacter. osmoregulation. vitamins. Spoilage bacteria. Ecology: The ecosystem. Kinetics and inhibition. pectic substances and dietary fibre. the nervous system. vinegar. organization of genome. Parasitology and Immunology: Nature of parasite. Nutrition: Balanced diet. organogenesis. cellular differentiation. sausage. lipids and carbohydrates. regulation of gene expression. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. Evolution: Origin and history of life on earth. Coenzymes. Development Biology: Embryonic development. the skeletal system. Food spoilage: Contributing factors. Fermented food: Buttermilk. biogeochemical cycles. Kreb’s cycle. theories of evolution. Bacterial pathogens: Salmonella. cheese. host-parasite relation. hormones and their actions. Microbial growth in food: Intrinsic and extrinsic factors. serial dilution method for quantification. cellular and humoral immune response. Listeria. ketones and quinones. phylogenetic relationships. digestive system. Nutrition deficiency diseases.22. social behaviour across the animal taxa. evolution of the immune system. yoghurt. Pigments: Carotenoids. structure and detection of bacteria. the reproductive system. mutations. yeast and mold in food. circulatory system. esters. zoogerography.

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

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3.iitb. 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. you can indicate the category to which you belong to. You need to produce the category certificate only to the admitting institute at the time of admission. one email address can be used for only one application form. 1. You are asking only the SC/ST/PD candidates to enclose the category certificate. 7. 2. 86   . I want to pay online by my credit card. What about the OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates? Do they have to enclose the category certificate too? NO. 4. 8. in the application. 2. Login with your Internet banking credentials and confirm the payment. My power/internet connection failed during application you will be allotted a centre in the examination city of your first choice. choose Online Payment option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. how should I complete the application process? After filling all the fields in the ONLINE application form. 2. Credit cards will not be accepted. the data you entered up to that time has been stored online. Challan Payment: Payment by cash at any branch of Canara Bank or State Bank of India.6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 6.1 Application Process 1. your second choice will be considered. Can I use one email address to fill multiple application forms? NO. Your browser screen will re-directed to the bank you choose. Online Payment: Netbanking through the payment gateway. what do I do? If you have clicked on “Save” during application process. However. but I don’t see that option! You can only use internet banking (netbanking) facilities for online you will be re-directed back to GATE application website. Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process. 5. After confirming the payment. If I want the Online Payment (Netbanking) option. read the instructions and apply from the link provided in the main page. 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. 6. Only in cases where it becomes difficult to accommodate you in the examination city of your first choice. Why should I choose two examination cities? Generally. How do I apply ONLINE? Go to the link How to apply? On website (www.gate.

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

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

The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. 2. However. and any such electronic gadgets. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. For OFFLINE exam. 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. payable at Mumbai. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. blank papers. 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. 5. 7. 3. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. 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. 1. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. For ONLINE Examination. 89   . free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. 6. 4. For ONLINE examination. After submission of application. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1.6. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. The candidate is. For how many GATE papers can I apply? A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in the GATE INFORMATION BROCHURE or GATE website. 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. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. however. 8. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. 2012 with a fee of 400/. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. mobile phone. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree.

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

which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category. Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate.1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST) • District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute.8 Appendix A 8. 8.                     91   .

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

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