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  

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

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

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

candidates should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. 2. TF. CY. MN. For multiple choice type questions. For numerical answer type questions. 2. as required by MHRD. Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. Numerical answer type questions in ONLINE papers: In the ONLINE papers. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. and XL. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. of India. MA. 6. candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs. XE. CE. BT. 5. 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). 4.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE. PH. AR. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. Pre-final year students: Pre-final year students are NOT eligible to write GATE 2013. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. 2 3 4 5 6   . Each online paper will have 15 or more marks worth of questions requiring numerical answers where possible. CH. each question will have a number as the answer. 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. 3. refer to Section 4. if any. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. 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. AG. Govt.1 eligibility for GATE examination.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1. For details. each question will have four choices for the answer. Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. on or before 8 October 2012. A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score. MT.

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

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

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

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

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

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

   Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. Check the status of your application form: Received.ac. View your answers. Download Admit Card. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). 6. Upload photograph. 4.3.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. marks and GATE score. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. 5. etc. signature. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. 7. Under Scrutiny. Admit Card Ready for Download. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny.iitb. Make application fee payment through netbanking.5. and supporting documents. 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.in With this interface you can 1. The application fee is non-refundable.     16   . 3. Apply for the examination online 2. Rejected after Scrutiny failed.

Once you submit the application with payment. etc. 9. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. 4. where you have to carefully check for any errors. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS.3) while filling the online form. 8. Good quality image of your signature (in .jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. and resume filling in by logging in again. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. Before you make the payment. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory).5. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. You must first register yourself.). 5. Please see Section 3.2. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP).2 and 3.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. 10. 6. 3.5. 2. 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 7.1).4) 5.3. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application.5. PIN Code of College) 4. You will be required to change the password after the first login. Eligibility Degree Details (College address.5. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. GATE paper. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. “Save” partially filled form.5 MB See section 3. “Logout”. Upon registration. 17   . 8. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). by providing a valid email address.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). Keep the following information ready: 1. Personal information 2. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. DOB. 12345. You must click on the link and enter the password. asdf.

Color mode: 256 colors 3.2 SC/ST/PD  Certificate   Only male applicants who claim to be in any of the category SC/ST/PD have to produce valid documentary evidence (details given in Section 8. a PD certificate has to be provided. Govt.1. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. 18   . as the fee is exempted.. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it.1. 3. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.2.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. of India.1).1. to qualify for the reduced fee. However. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.2.11.5.5.5 MB. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. 12.2. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. as required by MHRD. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A.5.

5. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. 7. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. 19   . You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. Govt.3. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature.5. 3. From the GATE Online Application Interface. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013.3. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee.3. 3. of India. 6.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. Once you confirm. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be.5. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. Candidate Category Mode Online Netbanking Male General/OBC-NC Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Online Netbanking Male SC/ST/PD Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Female Application Fee Bank Charges Total to be Paid 1200 1200 1200 600 600 600 10 20 25 10 20 25 1210 1220 1225 610 620 625 No Application Fee. as required by MHRD. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure).5. of India. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. 3. 2. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. 2. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. 4. You can also check the status in your bank. In such a case. as required by MHRD. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. Govt.C).

or attest the photograph 3. You must sign in the box provided 4. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. 3. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. 5.3. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. 4. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent.5. sign. 4.4. 4. 3. Do not pin. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. Cut this address slip. Before mailing. You do not need to have an account in that branch. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. Out of the printed pages. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. 3.5. 2. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment.1 Before  Mailing   1. and sign the application in the box provided.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. the following procedures need to be completed 3. If you had paid the application fee by challan. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. 2. where the application form needs to be mailed. 2. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. 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. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface.

Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. 2. Do not fill address by hand. 21   . 4.5. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 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) 3.5. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. 3.4. 8 October 2012. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday.2 Mailing   1. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. 2012 or earlier) 6. 8th October 2012. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application.

3. 8. 7. 2. 11. 5.5    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. cheeks. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. only clear glasses are permitted.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10.         22   .5.5. 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. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. 3. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background.5cm print 9.5.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. lip. 6. any cloth or any shadow. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. nose. without any refund of the application fees. and chin should be clearly visible. Forehead. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. If you normally wear spectacles. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0.5 cm x 3. 1. both eyes.3. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. 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. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit.

Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .5.3.5.2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.

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

3.5. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. 5. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. 4. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. 6.                 25   . 2. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio.3 Signature  Specifications   1.5. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.

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

Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills).1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately.1. No. No. 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. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. 27   . The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. however. See further explanation below. 4. The candidate is. apart from the core subject of the paper.4 Examination Related Information 4. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics XE PAPER SECTIONS Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS CY EC EE GG CODE A B C D E F G Sl. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan.

and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. TF. 4. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (I to M). For all other papers (CS. 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 pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. ME. EE. MN. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. MT. 28   . Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. and PI). EC. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. Any two of XE sections B to G The choice of two out of the sections B to G can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. CY. Section H – Chemistry 2. PH. At the end of the three hour window. The examination for the papers with codes AE.1. CE. and they have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question using a black ink ball point pen. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. AG. 4. MA. BT. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). XE.1. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1.4. GA – General Aptitude 3. AR.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. GA – General Aptitude 3. IN. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (B to G). CH.3. GG. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work.

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

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

and carry a total of 15 marks. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). For multiple choice type questions.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.48. Likewise. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. 4. In the ONLINE papers. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions.0 (D) 12. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type.0 (C) 10. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. In other words. for the linked answer question pair. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions.0 (B) 8. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.Example Q. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. passage and the like. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. The GA section includes 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 5 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 10 marks). Or these can be common data questions. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. Out of these. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. XE and XL These papers would contain 25 questions carrying one mark each (sub-total 25 marks) and 30 questions carrying two marks each (sub-total 60 marks). 4. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. GA questions are of multiple choice type.4. 4. where each question carries 2 marks. However. Each question under this group will carry two marks. each question will have four choices 31   .2 Question papers other than GG. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other.4.

Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad.for the answer. For numerical answer type questions. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. This section contains 15 multiplechoice questions carrying a total of 25 marks: 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 20 marks).4. Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks). the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. Part A is common for all candidates. and 1 pair is linked answer questions.3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. 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). 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. 32   . 4. 4. Out of these.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper. Out of the 2-mark questions. 1 pair is common data questions.4. Out of the 2 mark questions. 4. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. Each section in Part B (Section 1 and Section 2) consists of 30 multiple-choice questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 60 marks and some of these may be numerical questions).4. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory. Each of the other sections of the XL paper (Sections I through M) contains 20 multiple choice questions carrying a total of 30 marks: 10 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 10 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 20 marks). This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks). Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions). Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B. Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory.

5 GATE  Syllabi   4. verbal analogies. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF.” With what. Verbal Ability: English grammar. These are. placed in the thermometer under pressure. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . the gas pressures are increased. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. As the mercury rises. (A) Q. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation.4.1.5. attempts to send the missile into space.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. numerical estimation.3.4. however.2. For measuring temperature below –40oF. instructions. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. (B) Q. 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. sentence completion. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. (B) Q. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. word groups. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. besides mercury. 2.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

nanomaterials – synthesis. drag and lift forces. electrical conductivity – effect of temperature on conductility. Polymers: Classification. Dimensional analysis: Concept of geometric. exhibiting ferroelectric.21.3 Section  C:  Materials  Science   Structure: Atomic structure and bonding in materials. superalloys. cold. piezoelectric.Potential flow: elementary flow fields and principle of superposition. Electronic Properties: Concept of energy band diagram for materials – conductors. yield strength. Basic ideas of flow measurement using venturimeter. intermetallic compounds. Qualitative ideas of boundary layer and separation. semiconductors and insulators. importance of nondimensional numbers. viscoelasticity. plastic deformation. solubility limit. intermediate phases. Diffusion: Fick’s laws and application of diffusion in sintering. properties and applications of ferrous and non-ferrous alloys. ductile and brittle fracture. properties and applications. phase rule. Darcy-Weisbach relation. creep.Crystal growth techniques. Concept of amorphous. Mechanical Properties: stress-strain diagrams of metallic. potential flow past a circular cylinder. tensile strength. scanning tunneling microscopy. 4. laminar and turbulent flows. determination of structures of simple crystals by x-ray diffraction. biomaterials. Ceramics: Structure. properties. Metals and Alloys: Solid solutions. Advanced Materials and Tools: Smart materials. lasers and optical fibers. 75   . refraction. unit cells and space lattices. recrystallization and grain growth. toughness. single and polycrystalline structures and their effect on properties of materials. scanning electron microscopy. Materials characterization techniques such as. doping of semiconductors and surface hardening of metals. processing and applications of traditional and advanced ceramics. binary phase diagrams. crystal systems. hot working of metals. photoconductivity and superconductivity. processing and applications. elongation. Crystal structure of materials. iron-iron carbide phase diagram. recovery. kinematic and dynamic similarity. impact strength. Composites: Properties and applications of various composites.5. atomic absorption spectroscopy. ceramic and polymeric materials. streamlined and bluff bodies. dielectric properties. intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors.Imperfections in crystalline solids and their role in influencing various properties. atomic force microscopy. hardness. heat treatment of steels. Optical Properties: Reflection. differential scanning calorimetry. optoelectric. Fully-developed pipe flow. ionic and covalent solids. friction factor. absorption and transmission of electromagnetic radiation in solids. transmission electron microscopy. pitot-static tube and orifice plate. Microstrcture. thermal conductivity. miller indices of planes and directions. additives for polymer products. modulus of elasticity. fatigue. Thermal Properties: Heat capacity. structure and properties. polymerization. packing geometry in metallic. shape memory alloys. thermal expansion of materials. semiconducting behavior.

Euler buckling. calculations of properties. Carnot theorems. principal stresses and strains. Air standard Otto cycle. thermal strain. Stresses and strains. Joule-Thomson coefficient. ideal and real gases. shear and bending stresses. Vapor-compression refrigeration cycle.5.5 Section  E:  Thermodynamics   Basic Concepts: Continuum. equilibrium equations. availability and irreversibility. ferrimagnetism. magnetic hysterisis.21. Ideal Gas Mixtures:Dalton’s and Amagat’s laws.Magnetic Properties: Origin of magnetism in metallic and ceramic materials. compressibility chart. phase rule. Clausius inequality and concept of entropy. First Law of Thermodynamics: Energy. liquid and vapor phases. generalized Hooke’s Law. thermodynamic properties and equilibrium. Second Law of Thermodynamics: Kelvin-Planck and Clausius statements. Maxwell equations. 4. energy methods (Castigliano’s Theorems). 4. Zeroth law of thermodynamics.5. thermodynamic property tables and charts.21. coefficient of volume expansion. Clapeyron equation. reversible and irreversible processes. simple relative motion of particles. Thermodynamic cycles: Carnot vapor power cycle. principle of increase of entropy. force acting on a body in motion. theories of failure. thermodynamic system (closed and open or control volume). Ideal Rankine cycle. axial. concept of temperature. shear and bending moment diagrams. free-body diagrams. equations of state. Air standard Diesel cycle. paramagnetism.4 Section  D:  Solid  Mechanics   Equivalent force systems. thin cylinders. torsion in circular shafts. prevention. heat. Environmental Degradation: Corrosion and oxidation of materials. law of conservation of energy. Axial. 76   . Mohr’s circle. Thermodynamic Relations: T-ds relations. thermodynamic temperature scale. Free vibration of single degree of freedom systems. state diagram. path and process. diamagnetism. Properties of Pure Substances: Thermodynamic properties of pure substances in solid. steady and unsteady flow analysis. friction. analysis of determinate trusses and frames. enthalpy. time and speed. specific heats. deflection (for symmetric bending). law of conservation of momentum. Air-standard Brayton cycle. air-water vapor mixtures and simple thermodynamic processes involving them. different modes of work. macroscopic approach. antiferro magnetism. force as function of position. adiabatic and isothermal compressibilities. Rankine Reheat cycle. state of a system. ferromagnetism. P-V-T behaviour of simple compressible substances. laws of motion. first law applied to systems and control volumes.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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. 6.iitb. 2. This is REQUIRED in addition to the uploading of the image files. You may also save a partially filled application and login in again at a later point in time to complete and submit the application. Hence you need to be very careful while entering the data.2.2 Admit card 1. You must bring a valid photo ID card to the examination center. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? on website www. Do I have to send the printout of the application form? YES. 13. Is the Admit card alone sufficient to gain entry to the exam? No. 15. will I be able to change my application data? NO. I have attached the documents online. At the end of the Application process a PDF file of the application is generated. 18. Candidates will not be permitted to take the test if original and valid photo identification is not presented. How will I get access to it? You can login using Login id (email) and password you had set up and take a printout. apart from the application. 88   .in/gate2013 to complete the application process. Bring the admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification.gate. signature and enclose other documents along with this print out and send to the concerned GATE office. Voter ID. You have to affix your photograph. Employee identification card. 17. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. I have missed to take a print of my ONLINE application at the end of my application process. When will I receive my admit card? Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. Date of Birth and Residential Address. you can only download the application form and cannot modify the data. PAN Card. Passport.ac. After completing the ONLINE application process and generating a PDF file. Photographs must not be attested application form or uploading. After completing all the steps upto PDF application form generation in ONLINE application process. you do not have to provide hard copies of documents you have submitted online. do I have to send the hard copy as well? No. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. 14. 16. Signature. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. College ID. Should I attest the photograph for application form? NO.

however. and any such electronic gadgets. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity.to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. 4. 1. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. candidates are allowed to leave the hall only after the Optical Response Sheet (ORS) from all the candidates in the examination hall have been collected and accounted for. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. For ONLINE examination. However.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. 7. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. 89   . 2012 with a fee of 400/. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. 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. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. For ONLINE Examination. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. mobile phone. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. The candidate is. 6. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. After submission of application. blank papers. 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. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. payable at Mumbai. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. For OFFLINE exam. am I permitted to change my GATE Examination Paper and Examination City? Requests for change of GATE Examination paper after the submission of Application Form will not be considered. 8. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. 5.6. 2. 3. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue.

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

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

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