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  

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

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

2 3 4 5 6   . 2. A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score. of India. AG. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. MA.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013.1 eligibility for GATE examination. and XL. each question will have four choices for the answer. For multiple choice type questions. Numerical answer type questions in ONLINE papers: In the ONLINE papers. XE. 4.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1. Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. as required by MHRD. refer to Section 4. BT. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. For details. AR. 3. 2. candidates should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. GG. 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). MN. Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. Govt. each question will have a number as the answer. 6. 5. if any. Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. CY. 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. For numerical answer type questions. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE. 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. CH. on or before 8 October 2012. Each online paper will have 15 or more marks worth of questions requiring numerical answers where possible. TF. Pre-final year students: Pre-final year students are NOT eligible to write GATE 2013. PH. CE.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

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

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

4th year or Completed

2013

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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed

2013

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

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

2014

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

2015

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

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

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Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

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

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

12   . OFFLINE Examination: A paper based examination where the candidate will mark the correct answer out of four options in an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble with a pen. CE.3  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR. 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. GG. EE and IN 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs OFFLINE ONLINE Examination: A computer based test (CBT) where the candidate will use a computer mouse to choose a correct answer or enter a numerical answer via a virtual keypad. PH.3. MN. MT. CY. BT. XE and XL 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs CS. CH. ME and PI EC. AG. MA.

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

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

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

Apply for the examination online 2. 4.3.     16   . View your answers. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. 7.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. 5. etc. Rejected after Scrutiny failed.in With this interface you can 1. 3. marks and GATE score. Upload photograph.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. signature. 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) 3.5. Make application fee payment through netbanking. Download Admit Card. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. 6. The application fee is non-refundable. Check the status of your application form: Received. and supporting documents. Under Scrutiny.iitb. Admit Card Ready for Download.ac. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny.

2. 6. 5.5.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. 12345.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. 4. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS).jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. 3. asdf.5. 8. 9. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. GATE paper.2 and 3.). PIN Code of College) 4. etc.1). Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0.5. Before you make the payment. 8. “Logout”. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. “Save” partially filled form. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. DOB.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently.5. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. Good quality image of your signature (in . where you have to carefully check for any errors. 2. Personal information 2. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). Keep the following information ready: 1. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. and resume filling in by logging in again. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. You must click on the link and enter the password. You will be required to change the password after the first login.3) while filling the online form. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. 10. Once you submit the application with payment. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Optional: You may upload pdf files of supporting documents conforming to the eligibility (except principal’s certificate) and category requirements given below in section Supporting Documents 7. You must first register yourself.4) 5. Please see Section 3. by providing a valid email address.3. 17   . Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). Eligibility Degree Details (College address. Upon registration.5 MB See section 3. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory).

However.5. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.11.5.1). as the fee is exempted. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.1. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. Color mode: 256 colors 3.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.2. to qualify for the reduced fee.1. Govt. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.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. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.2. 3. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.5 MB.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. of India. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. 18   .5. a PD certificate has to be provided. 12. File format: PDF or JPEG 3..2. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. as required by MHRD. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process.

19   .1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. 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.C). as required by MHRD. Once you confirm. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. 3. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. You can also check the status in your bank. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. 4. From the GATE Online Application Interface. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. 3. 7. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. 5. as required by MHRD. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be.5. 2. 3. 6.5. 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. 2. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. Govt.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. of India.5. In such a case. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account.3. Govt. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013.3. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. of India. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment.3.

PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. 4. 2. You must sign in the box provided 4.1 Before  Mailing   1. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. Do not pin.3. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. 5. 3. If you had paid the application fee by challan. You do not need to have an account in that branch. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. where the application form needs to be mailed. the following procedures need to be completed 3.4. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. 2. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. sign.5. 4. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. Before mailing. 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. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. and sign the application in the box provided. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. 3. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. 4. Cut this address slip. 3. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. 2. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). Out of the printed pages.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. or attest the photograph 3.5.

2. 2012 or earlier) 6. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. 8th October 2012. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. 21   . as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. 4. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. 8 October 2012.2 Mailing   1.4. GATE copy of Challan duly stamped by the bank after payment of fees (you need not submit challan in case of payment by net banking) 3. Do not fill address by hand. 3. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above.5.5. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents.

cheeks. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. 4. 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. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. and chin should be clearly visible. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. 3.5    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. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit.5cm print 9.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10.3. both eyes. without any refund of the application fees. lip. If you normally wear spectacles. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph.5. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. any cloth or any shadow. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. 1. 3.5.5 cm x 3.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. 7. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. 11. 2.5. 5. 6. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. nose. 8. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. only clear glasses are permitted.         22   . Forehead.

2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.3.5. 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   .

2. 5. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. 4.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. 3. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. and get the image cropped by the studio itself.5.3 Signature  Specifications   1.                 25   . The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150.5. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. 6.

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. Employee identification card. Voter ID. Candidates will NOT be permitted to take the test. Signature. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. Date of Birth and Residential Address.3. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. Passport. PAN Card. 26   . if original and valid photo identification is not presented. Bring the downloaded admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. College ID.

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

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. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. The examination for the papers with codes AE. and PI). 4. and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. For all other papers (CS. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. GG. 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. EE. 28   . EC. GA – General Aptitude 3.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. TF. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. ME. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. IN. MN. Section H – Chemistry 2. AG. PH. XE. 4. MA. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. 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 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. 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.4. CH. AR. At the end of the three hour window. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). CY.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1.3.1. 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). BT. GA – General Aptitude 3. MT. CE.1.

AR. for Questions 48 and 49 in Main Paper: Let X and Y be jointly distributed random variables such that the conditional distribution of Y. for instance. CH.1 Pattern  of  Question  Papers   The examination for the papers with codes AE. First question of the pair: 29   . the candidates will have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question.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. is uniform on the interval (x-1. Each of the multiple choice objective questions in all papers and sections will contain four answers. ME & PI). First question using common data: Q. where the answer to the first question in the pair is required to answer its successor. In all the papers.x+1). GG. (ii) Common data questions (which are also multiple choice questions). out of which 10 questions carrying total of 15 marks are in General Aptitude (GA). PH. BT. Suppose E(X)=1 and Var(X)=5/3. given X=x. For all other papers (CS.3. coli cell of volume 10-12 cm3 contains 60 molecules of lac-repressor. AG. IN. The remaining 85 % of the total marks is devoted to the syllabus of the paper (as indicated in the syllabus section). EC. 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. EE. The repressor has a binding affinity (Kd) of 10-8 M and 10-9 M with and without lactose respectively.4. for instance. there will be a total of 65 questions carrying 100 marks. MA. for Questions 52 and 53 in Main Paper: An E. TF. MN. in the medium. where two successive questions use the same set of input data. CE. of which one correct answer is to be marked. Example Statement for Common Data Questions.3 Pattern  of  Question  Papers  and  Marking  Scheme   4.49 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). Example: Statement for Linked Answer Questions. MT. CY. GATE 2013 would contain questions of four different types in various papers: (i) Multiple choice questions carrying 1 or 2 marks each.

by requiring him/her to draw simple conclusions from fundamental ideas. (B) repressed and cannot be induced with lactose. 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. Design of Questions The questions in a paper may be designed to test the following abilities: (i) Recall: These are based on facts. (D) expressed only when glucose and lactose are present. Example Q. A DC motor requires a starter in order to (A) develop a starting torque (B) compensate for auxiliary field ampere turns (C) limit armature current at starting (D) provide regenerative braking (iii) Application: In these questions. (iv) Numerical answer questions.1 nM (B) 1 nM (C) 10 nM (D) 100 nM Second question of the pair: Q. 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.Q. formulae or laws of the discipline of the paper. to be entered by the candidate. 30   . where the answer is a number. (C) not repressed. principles. Example Q. the candidate is expected to apply his/her knowledge either through computation or by logical reasoning.52 The molar concentration of the repressor in the cell is (A) 0.53 Therefore the lac-operon is (A) repressed and can only be induced with lactose.

combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. For multiple choice type questions. 4. each question will have four choices 31   . (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. In the ONLINE papers. where each question carries 2 marks. and carry a total of 15 marks. However.4.0 (C) 10. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. Each question under this group will carry two marks. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. 4. for the linked answer question pair.Example Q.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.0 (D) 12. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.2 Question papers other than GG.0 (B) 8. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. passage and the like.48. Out of these. The GA section includes 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 5 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 10 marks). 4. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. Or these can be common data questions. XE and XL These papers would contain 25 questions carrying one mark each (sub-total 25 marks) and 30 questions carrying two marks each (sub-total 60 marks). A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. Likewise. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. GA questions are of multiple choice type.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. In other words.4. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated.

Out of these. Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B. 4. Out of the 2-mark questions. Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks). 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions.4.4. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given. Part A is common for all candidates. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B.for the answer. 4. 32   .5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. This section contains 15 multiplechoice questions carrying a total of 25 marks: 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 20 marks).3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section. and 1 pair is linked answer questions. 1 pair is common data questions. Each of the other sections of the XL paper (Sections I through M) contains 20 multiple choice questions carrying a total of 30 marks: 10 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 10 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 20 marks). 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). For numerical answer type questions. 4.4. Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory. Each of the other sections of the XE paper (Sections B through G) contains 22 questions carrying a total of 35 marks: 9 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 9 marks) and 13 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 26 marks). Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions). Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory. Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. 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.

(A) Q. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. however. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation.” With what. 2.4. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. attempts to send the missile into space. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. For measuring temperature below –40oF. Verbal Ability: English grammar. numerical estimation. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. placed in the thermometer under pressure.3. numerical reasoning and data interpretation.4. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. word groups. As the mercury rises. sentence completion. verbal analogies. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . (B) Q. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. besides mercury. 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.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. (B) Q. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas.2. the gas pressures are increased.1. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. These are. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. instructions.5.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. discrete and continuous distributions. random variables. manometry. Fourier Series.5. 74   . and normal distributions. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. Hermitian. power series.21.5. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). concept of local and convective accelerations.21. 4. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule.Laplace equation. Maxima and minima. Complex variable: Analytic functions. control volume analysis for mass. Functions of two variables. rank. Vector Calculus: Gradient. directional derivatives. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. Stokes. surface and volume integrals. Poisson. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. stream function and potential function.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. forces on submerged bodies. Cauchy-Riemann equations.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. conditional probability. line. maxima and minima. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems.5. correlation and linear regression. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). Lagrange method of multipliers. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. power series solutions. Cauchy. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. limit. Calculus: Functions of single variable. Half range sine and cosine series. inverse. continuity and differentiability. divergence and curl. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. Binomial. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. diagonalisation of matrices. Newton’s interpolation formulae. continuity. Concept of fluid rotation. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. vector identities. Bayes Theorem. steady and unsteady flows. partial derivatives. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Line integral.Euler’s equations. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. Variation of parameters method. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. Mean value theorems. total derivatives. tests for convergence. Application in solving potential problems. Beta and Gamma functions. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). momentum and energy. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. limit. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. double and triple integrals and their applications.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. system of linear equations.4. symmetric.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. sequence and series.Taylor’s series. vorticity.

Ceramics: Structure. ductile and brittle fracture. importance of nondimensional numbers. Fully-developed pipe flow. viscoelasticity. modulus of elasticity. recrystallization and grain growth. drag and lift forces. ceramic and polymeric materials.Imperfections in crystalline solids and their role in influencing various properties. properties and applications of ferrous and non-ferrous alloys. plastic deformation. Composites: Properties and applications of various composites. heat treatment of steels. nanomaterials – synthesis. fatigue. toughness. Diffusion: Fick’s laws and application of diffusion in sintering. atomic force microscopy. phase rule. semiconductors and insulators. Crystal structure of materials.21. piezoelectric. Polymers: Classification. differential scanning calorimetry. intermetallic compounds. hot working of metals. elongation. polymerization.Potential flow: elementary flow fields and principle of superposition. miller indices of planes and directions. intermediate phases. 4.3 Section  C:  Materials  Science   Structure: Atomic structure and bonding in materials. tensile strength. friction factor. Microstrcture. Darcy-Weisbach relation. Mechanical Properties: stress-strain diagrams of metallic. pitot-static tube and orifice plate. determination of structures of simple crystals by x-ray diffraction. properties. single and polycrystalline structures and their effect on properties of materials. thermal expansion of materials. potential flow past a circular cylinder. Thermal Properties: Heat capacity. Dimensional analysis: Concept of geometric. recovery. Basic ideas of flow measurement using venturimeter. lasers and optical fibers. iron-iron carbide phase diagram. optoelectric. processing and applications. additives for polymer products. processing and applications of traditional and advanced ceramics. hardness.5. Electronic Properties: Concept of energy band diagram for materials – conductors. impact strength. streamlined and bluff bodies. 75   . atomic absorption spectroscopy. creep. Materials characterization techniques such as. Qualitative ideas of boundary layer and separation. photoconductivity and superconductivity. crystal systems. intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors. laminar and turbulent flows. ionic and covalent solids. doping of semiconductors and surface hardening of metals. Concept of amorphous. properties and applications. Optical Properties: Reflection. transmission electron microscopy. packing geometry in metallic. binary phase diagrams. Advanced Materials and Tools: Smart materials. superalloys. structure and properties. scanning tunneling microscopy. cold. scanning electron microscopy. electrical conductivity – effect of temperature on conductility. semiconducting behavior. yield strength. solubility limit. kinematic and dynamic similarity. shape memory alloys. unit cells and space lattices.Crystal growth techniques. dielectric properties. Metals and Alloys: Solid solutions. thermal conductivity. absorption and transmission of electromagnetic radiation in solids. refraction. biomaterials. exhibiting ferroelectric.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Growth and death kinetics. phylogenetic relationships. ketones and quinones. structure and detection of bacteria. PER.22.5.oligopolysaccharides including starch. Kreb’s cycle. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. molecular basis of heredity. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology: Nucleic acids. yoghurt. population dynamics. genetic basis of development. zoogerography. Eukaryotic gene organization and expression (Basic principles of signal transduction). Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. the respiratory system. cellular and humoral immune response. 82   . transcription and translation. speciation. enzyme catalysis. serial dilution method for quantification. Spoilage bacteria. lipids and carbohydrates. chromosomes and chromatin structure. Development Biology: Embryonic development. vinegar. Fermented food: Buttermilk.5 Section  L:  Zoology   Animal world:Animal diversity. stem cells. pheromones. meat and meat products. Genetics: Principles of inheritance. Clostridium and Aspergillus. Animal Anatomy and Physiology: Comparative physiology. sauerkraut and soya sauce. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. Kinetics and inhibition. proteins. Polymerization and polymorphism. the endocrine system. digestive system. Evolution: Origin and history of life on earth. natural selection. communication. regulation of gene expression.5. Coenzymes. Pigments: Carotenoids. hormones and their actions. the nervous system. the excretory system. Animal Behaviour: Types of behaviours. cellular differentiation. the skeletal system. mating and territoriality. Microbial spoilage of milk and milk products. Foodborne disease: Toxins produced by Staphylococcus. tannins and myoglobin. social behaviour across the animal taxa. Enzymes: Specificity. Food flavours: Terpenes. circulatory system. conservation biology. theories of evolution. yeast and mold in food.4. glycolysis. distribution. instinct. cellular organelles and their structure and function. Parasitology and Immunology: Nature of parasite. Ecology: The ecosystem. esters. Nutrition deficiency diseases. Shigella. Food spoilage: Contributing factors. Microbial growth in food: Intrinsic and extrinsic factors. linkage and mapping of genes. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. replication. mutations. Antinutrients. learning and memory. the reproductive system.6 Section  M:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. cytoplasmic inheritance. courtship. Escherichia coli. Bacterial pathogens: Salmonella. protozoan and helminthic parasites. Food Microbiology: Characteristics of microorganisms: Morphology. evolution of the immune system. metamorphosis. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. Role of minerals in nutrition. sausage.22. Spores and vegetative cells. the immune response. cell cycle. adaptation. cellulose. 4. evolution of animal behaviour. alcoholic beverage. systematics and classification of animals. chlorophylls. host-parasite relation. Campylobacter. cell division. Listeria. anthocyanins. Cell Biology: Structure of cell. the food chain. habitats. Nutrition: Balanced diet. cheese. pectic substances and dietary fibre. vitamins. organization of genome. species diversity. biogeochemical cycles. Bacillus. Rancidity of fats. osmoregulation. organogenesis.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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