GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure
 

 

 

Organizing Institute

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

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

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

4th year or Completed

2013

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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed

2013

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

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

2014

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

2015

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

View your answers. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below.     16   . Under Scrutiny. The application fee is non-refundable. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). Apply for the examination online 2. 4. and supporting documents.in With this interface you can 1. 7. 5. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. Category General/OBC-NC (Male Candidates) SC / ST / PD* (Male Candidates) Female Candidates * PD: Person with a Physical Disability Application Fee 1200/600/0 (Exempted) 3.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. Admit Card Ready for Download. etc. marks and GATE score. Check the status of your application form: Received.iitb. 6. Upload photograph.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. Download Admit Card. 3.3.5. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. signature.ac. Make application fee payment through netbanking.

DOB. 6. Good quality image of your signature (in . High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3.5. 2.3. You must first register yourself. Please see Section 3. Next you will see an application form to be filled in.). GATE paper. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. You must click on the link and enter the password. Once you submit the application with payment. 5. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). “Save” partially filled form. Keep the following information ready: 1. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates).5 MB See section 3. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6.4) 5.3) while filling the online form. 3. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. 12345. by providing a valid email address.1).5. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. “Logout”.5. 10. etc. 9.5. and resume filling in by logging in again. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. 8. 8. Upon registration. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP).jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. PIN Code of College) 4.2 and 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. asdf. 4. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. 17   . as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS.2. where you have to carefully check for any errors. You will be required to change the password after the first login. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). Before you make the payment.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents).2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. Personal information 2. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently.

5 MB. of India. as the fee is exempted. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. to qualify for the reduced fee. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.1. However.11. Resolution: 200 dpi 2.2.2. Color mode: 256 colors 3. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.5.1. a PD certificate has to be provided.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.5. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3.2. 3. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A.. 18   .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 8.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. as required by MHRD. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.1). 12.1. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. Govt.

you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. 7. 19   . 3. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you.5. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. 3.5. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee.3. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. Once you confirm. as required by MHRD. of India. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. 6. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account.C).2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. 5.3.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. 4. In such a case. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. of India. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. Govt. You can also check the status in your bank. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. Govt. 2. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. From the GATE Online Application Interface. 2. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. as required by MHRD. 3.3. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure).5. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. 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.

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. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. 5. If you had paid the application fee by challan. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. 4. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. where the application form needs to be mailed. 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. 3. sign.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. 2.4. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. 2. 2. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1.3. Do not pin. Cut this address slip. 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. the following procedures need to be completed 3. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . You must sign in the box provided 4. 4. 3.1 Before  Mailing   1. You do not need to have an account in that branch. or attest the photograph 3. Out of the printed pages.5. and sign the application in the box provided. Before mailing. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify.5.

you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. 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) 3.4. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. 2012 or earlier) 6. 3. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. 8th October 2012.5.5. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday.2 Mailing   1. 2. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. 21   . Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. 8 October 2012. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. Do not fill address by hand. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. 4.

8. 2. 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. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 5. only clear glasses are permitted. Forehead. without any refund of the application fees. 3. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo.5 cm x 3. and chin should be clearly visible. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses.5. 3. If you normally wear spectacles.5. any cloth or any shadow.3. nose. lip. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. 4. 11. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. both eyes.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.5cm print 9. 6. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. 1.         22   . The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. cheeks. 7.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240.5. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit.

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

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. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper.3 Signature  Specifications   1. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable.                 25   .Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3.5. 4. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. 6.5. 2. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. 5. 3.

if original and valid photo identification is not presented. Signature.3. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. College ID. 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. Candidates will NOT be permitted to take the test. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. PAN Card. Employee identification card. Date of Birth and Residential Address. Passport. 26   . or a notarized Affidavit with Photo.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. Voter ID.

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

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. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. GA – General Aptitude 3. and they have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question using a black ink ball point pen. AG. The examination for the papers with codes AE. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. 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).2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. GA – General Aptitude 3. and PI).3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. IN. 28   . Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. XE. EE. 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. 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. TF. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). CY. CH. MN. 4. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. EC.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. GG. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (B to G).1. ME. At the end of the three hour window. PH. CE. Section H – Chemistry 2. BT. MA. For all other papers (CS. AR.3.4. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time.1. 4.

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

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

(Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question).2 Question papers other than GG. GA questions are of multiple choice type.Example Q. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5.4. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. Out of these. 4. Or these can be common data questions. 4. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. for the linked answer question pair. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. 4. 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).0 (C) 10. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. Likewise. and carry a total of 15 marks.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. each question will have four choices 31   .0 (B) 8. 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).4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one.4.0 (D) 12. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. passage and the like. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated.48. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. In the ONLINE papers. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. For multiple choice type questions. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. However. Each question under this group will carry two marks. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. In other words. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. where each question carries 2 marks. two pairs of questions would be common data questions.

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

2. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: Medicine is to illness as law is to _________ (A) discipline (B) anarchy (C) treason (D) etiquette Ans. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. (A) Q. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas .4. sentence completion. word groups. besides mercury. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans.3. instructions. verbal analogies. As the mercury rises. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. (B) Q.” With what. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. (B) Q.4. placed in the thermometer under pressure. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. numerical estimation. 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. Verbal Ability: English grammar. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. These are. the gas pressures are increased. attempts to send the missile into space. 2. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. however. For measuring temperature below –40oF.5.1.

Which of the following assertions is best supported by the above information? (A) Labour costs in Korea are twenty percent below those in Germany. In a survey. 3/16 of the people surveyed told that they preferred to use public transport while commuting daily to office. (D) Numerical Ability Q. 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. Ans. (B) Importing tractors into Germany will eliminate twenty percent of the manufacturing jobs in Germany. (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.5. 5/8 of the people surveyed told that they preferred to use their own vehicles. (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. (A) 34   .

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Combinations. Minimization. Recursively enumerable sets and Turing machines. Graph Theory: Connectivity. Numerical integration by trapezoidal and Simpson’s rules. Searching. Tree and graph traversals. Total derivatives. I/O systems. Theorems of integral calculus. Theory of Computation: Regular languages and finite automata. Connected components. NP. Computer Organization and Architecture: Machine instructions and addressing modes. Memory interface. Trees. Distributions.5.4. Basics of code optimization. Hashing. Relations. Undecidability. Mode and Standard Deviation. Combinatorics: Permutations. Threads. Cache and main memory. Recursion. Deadlock. Partial derivatives. Isomorphism. NP-complete. Algorithms: Analysis. Functions. maxima & minima. Binding. Summation. covering. Basic concepts of complexity classes – P. Secondary storage. Planarity. Programming and Data Structures: Programming in C. Operating System: Processes. Divide-and-conquer. Dynamic programming. Lattice. Continuity & differentiability. worst. NP-hard.8 Computer  Science  and  Information  Technology  (CS)   Engineering Mathematics Mathematical Logic: Propositional Logic. Design and synthesis of combinational and sequential circuits. Runtime environments. ALU and datapath. Scope. CPU control design. Colouring. Cut vertices & edges. Spanning trees. Median. Shortest paths. determinants. CPU scheduling. Sorting. Syntax directed translation. Mean. Binary heaps. Asymptotic analysis (best. Computer Science And Information Technology Digital Logic: Logic functions. numerical solutions of nonlinear algebraic equations by Secant. First Order Logic. upper and lower bounds. Worst and average case analysis. uniform. Binary search trees. Arrays. Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. Functions. average cases) of time and space. Inter-process communication. Concurrency. 47   . Instruction pipelining. Abstract data types. Stacks. recurrence relations. generating functions. Queues. Protection and security. exponential. Probability: Conditional Probability. Parsing. Set Theory & Algebra: Sets. Linked Lists. Calculus: Limit. Counting. Eigen values and Eigen vectors. evaluation of definite & improper integrals. Intermediate and target code generation. Parameter passing. Boolean Algebra. Partial Orders. systems of linear equations. File systems. I/O interface (Interrupt and DMA mode). Poisson. spanning trees. independent sets. Number representation and computer arithmetic (fixed and floating point). matching. normal. Bisection and Newton-Raphson Methods. Synchronization. asymptotics. Groups. Context free languages and Push-down automata. Asymptotic notation. Mean value Theorems. Numerical Methods: LU decomposition for systems of linear equations. Notions of space and time complexity. Design: Greedy approach. Memory management and virtual memory. Random Variables. Binomial. Compiler Design: Lexical analysis.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Weathering. elements of seismology. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. sedimentary processes and environments.12. cleavage. controlling factors. ores and metamorphism. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. quantitative and applied geomorphology. stratigraphic principles. metamorphic facies. earthquakes. action of river.4. Cosmic abundance. mineralogy and petrology. microfossils and palaeoflora. shape. Morphology. role of fluids in metamorphism. classification of minerals. mining methods. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool.5. magmatic differentiation. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. internal structure and composition of the earth. 55   . volcanism and orogeny. size. geostatistics.Geological time scale and geochronology. hydrothermal. Stress.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. soil formation. sedimentary facies.12. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. shear zone. Coal and petroleum geology. plate tectonics. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. introductory well logging. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. forms. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4. geochemical cycles. isotope geochemistry. tectonites and their significance. continents and continental processes. association of igneous. unconformities. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. 4. forms and textures. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction. Introduction to remote sensing. marine geology and ocean resources. schistosity and lineation. physical properties of the interior of the earth.5.1 Earth and Planetary system. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. continental drift. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas. electromagnetic. mineral and ground water. physical oceanography. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic.5. twinning. methods of projection. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. optical mineralogy. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. Igneous rocks – classification. vertebrates. meteorites. sampling. Ground water geology. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. isostasy. basin analysis. magnetic. superposed folding. geometry and genesis of folds. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. Geomorphic processes and agents. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. grade and basic types. wind. Basic structural geology. development and evolution of landforms.Physical basis and applications of gravity. glacier and ocean. ore dressing and mineral economics. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. primary and secondary structures. strain and material response.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. faults. ore reserve estimation. metamorphism of pelitic. Metamorphism. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. basement cover relationship. minor and trace elements. electrical. distribution of major. slope and drainage. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. geochemical evolution of the earth. joints. crystal chemistry. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. brittle and ductile deformation.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

theories of failure. free-body diagrams. First Law of Thermodynamics: Energy. state of a system.21. compressibility chart. Second Law of Thermodynamics: Kelvin-Planck and Clausius statements. Thermodynamic Relations: T-ds relations. P-V-T behaviour of simple compressible substances. Mohr’s circle. liquid and vapor phases. time and speed. Air-standard Brayton cycle. laws of motion.5 Section  E:  Thermodynamics   Basic Concepts: Continuum. Euler buckling. Ideal Gas Mixtures:Dalton’s and Amagat’s laws. shear and bending moment diagrams. principal stresses and strains.5.4 Section  D:  Solid  Mechanics   Equivalent force systems. ideal and real gases.21. equations of state. Maxwell equations. Environmental Degradation: Corrosion and oxidation of materials. ferromagnetism. Joule-Thomson coefficient. steady and unsteady flow analysis. deflection (for symmetric bending). Air standard Diesel cycle. force acting on a body in motion.5. generalized Hooke’s Law. enthalpy. first law applied to systems and control volumes. simple relative motion of particles. 4. heat. Properties of Pure Substances: Thermodynamic properties of pure substances in solid. reversible and irreversible processes. Rankine Reheat cycle. Stresses and strains. air-water vapor mixtures and simple thermodynamic processes involving them. Zeroth law of thermodynamics. calculations of properties. 4. Air standard Otto cycle. thermodynamic temperature scale. law of conservation of energy. magnetic hysterisis. state diagram. Clapeyron equation. torsion in circular shafts. Carnot theorems. thin cylinders. law of conservation of momentum. Ideal Rankine cycle. paramagnetism. Clausius inequality and concept of entropy. principle of increase of entropy. analysis of determinate trusses and frames. concept of temperature. shear and bending stresses. force as function of position. equilibrium equations. path and process. friction. thermal strain. specific heats. thermodynamic properties and equilibrium. coefficient of volume expansion. antiferro magnetism. adiabatic and isothermal compressibilities. Vapor-compression refrigeration cycle. ferrimagnetism. diamagnetism. thermodynamic system (closed and open or control volume). prevention. 76   . availability and irreversibility. Thermodynamic cycles: Carnot vapor power cycle. Axial. different modes of work. macroscopic approach.Magnetic Properties: Origin of magnetism in metallic and ceramic materials. Free vibration of single degree of freedom systems. phase rule. thermodynamic property tables and charts. energy methods (Castigliano’s Theorems). axial.

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

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

Gibbs-Helmholtz equation. electronegativity. oxidative phosphorylation. coordination complexes: valence bond and crystal field theory. 4. Thermodynamics: First law. election affinity.5.5. optical and geometrical isomerism. and S. Generation and utilization of ATP. buffer and their applications in chemical analysis. free energy change and equilibrium constant. amino acids and nucleotides. heat of reaction. Photosynthesis: the Calvin cycle.O. size exclusion and affinity chromatography. Lysozyme. Kp and Kx) for homogeneous reactions. electronic and steric effects. thermodynamic aspects and their applications. Metabolic pathways and their regulation: glycolysis. molecularity. Basis of Organic Reactions Mechanism: Elementary treatment of SN1.2 Section  I:  Biochemistry   Organization of life. Protein structure. Enzyme kinetics including its regulation and inhibition. tautomerism. Kirchoff’s equation. Proteins and Nucleic acids. folding and function: Myoglobin. Carbohydrates. Electrochemistry: Conductance. order of reaction. heat of formation. Vitamins and Coenzymes.22 Life  Sciences  (XL)   4. Kohlrausch law. free energy. P.4.1 Section  H:  Chemistry  (Compulsory)   Atomic structure and periodicity: Planck’s quantum theory. Biochemical separation techniques and characterization: ion exchange.Importance of water. pentose phosphate pathway. Third law of thermodynamics. aromatic electrophilic substitution. Metabolism of Nitrogen containing compounds: nitrogen fixation. emf. electrophoresis. and d Block Elements: Oxides.5. dipole moment. and work function. Second law. Metabolism and bioenergetics. Diels-Alder reaction. Si. color. general characteristics of 3d elements. Structure and function of biomolecules: Amino acids. lattice energy (Born-Haber Cycle). glycogen and fatty acid metabolism. uncertainty principle.p. N. bond angle and bond energy. Hoffmann and Saytzeff rules. Structure and bonding: Ionic and covalent bonding. hybridisation. Chemical Equilibria: Colligative properties of solutions. reversible and irreversible processes. Reaction Kinetics: Rate constant.B. halides and hydrides of alkali and alkaline earth metals. ionic equilibria in solution. Hess law. pH. SN2. resonance. VSEPR theory and shape of molecules. zero. common ion effect. van der Waals interactions. E1 and E2 reactions. structure parameters such as bond length. s. M. Nernst equation. approaches for diatomic molecules. fluorescence and Mass spectrometry. catalysis and elementary enzyme reactions. wave particle duality. Half Cell potentials. Identification of functional groups by chemical tests Structure-Reactivity Correlations: Acids and bases. Ribonuclease A. periodic table and periodic properties. ionic radii. solubility product. hydrogen bonding. UV-visible.22. Al. concept of aromaticity. B. hydrolysis of salts. and V. Lipids. orientation effect as exemplified by various functional groups. Hemoglobin. geometry and magnetic properties. Cell structure and organelles. entropy. activation energy. equilibrium constants (Kc. internal energy. atomic size. Ionic solids. gluconeogenesis. Markonikoff rule and Kharash effect. conformers. 79   . TCA cycle. enthalpy. electronic configuration of atoms. first and second order kinetics. Carboxypeptidase and Chymotrypsin. Addition reactions. ionization energy. quantum mechanical model of hydrogen atom. Clausius-Clapeyron equation. galvanic cells.22. Troutons rule.

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

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

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

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

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you can indicate the category to which you belong to. OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates do not have to enclose the category certificate since their application fee is same as that of the general category candidates. However. but I don’t see that option! You can only use internet banking (netbanking) facilities for online payment.gate.iitb. Credit cards will not be accepted. 5. 2. Challan Payment: Payment by cash at any branch of Canara Bank or State Bank of India. what do I do? If you have clicked on “Save” during application process. the data you entered up to that time has been stored online. one email address can be used for only one application form. I want to pay online by my credit card. in the application. Why should I choose two examination cities? Generally. 2. 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. What about the OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates? Do they have to enclose the category certificate too? NO. My power/internet connection failed during application process. read the instructions and apply from the link provided in the main page.6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 6. Online Payment: Netbanking through the payment gateway. You need to produce the category certificate only to the admitting institute at the time of admission. You are asking only the SC/ST/PD candidates to enclose the category certificate. Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process.in/gate2013). 6.1 Application Process 1. Only in cases where it becomes difficult to accommodate you in the examination city of your first choice. 1. 2. 86   . If I want the Online Payment (Netbanking) option. After confirming the payment. Login with your Internet banking credentials and confirm the payment. 8. Your browser screen will re-directed to the bank you choose. your second choice will be considered.ac. 7. How do I apply ONLINE? Go to the link How to apply? On website (www. 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. you will be re-directed back to GATE application website. 4. 3. you will be allotted a centre in the examination city of your first choice. Can I use one email address to fill multiple application forms? NO.

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

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

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

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

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. 8. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates.                     91   . which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category.8 Appendix A 8. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute. 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.

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

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