GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure



Organizing Institute

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay  

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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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



Monday Tuesday Wednesday







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

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

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

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


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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier


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

4th year or Completed


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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed


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

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


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


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

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


Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

Certificate from Principal Candidates who have to submit a certificate from their Principal, as determined from the above table, have to obtain a signature from their principal on a certificate that will be printed on the application PDF file provided after completion of online application submission. Candidates with backlogs Candidates who have appeared in the final semester/year exam in 2012, but with a backlog (arrears/failed subjects) in any of the papers in their qualifying degree should submit 1. A copy of any one of the marks sheets of the final year, OR

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

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

3  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR. AG. MT. CE. CH.3. 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. 12   . and TF Examination Time 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs Examination Date Examination Type (Day) 20 January 2013 (Sunday) 10 February 2013 (Sunday) ONLINE AE. ME and PI EC. XE and XL 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs CS. OFFLINE Examination: A paper based examination where the candidate will mark the correct answer out of four options in an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble with a pen. MA. GG. BT. CY. PH. MN.

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

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

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

in With this interface you can 1.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. Under Scrutiny. Upload photograph. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). 7. View your answers. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny.iitb. The application fee is non-refundable. Admit Card Ready for Download. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. 4. signature.     16   . The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. Make application fee payment through netbanking.3. marks and GATE score. 6. 5.5. Apply for the examination online 2. Check the status of your application form: Received. Download Admit Card. 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. etc. 3.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. and supporting

2. asdf. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates).1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents).). 12345. 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.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. Upon registration. You will be required to change the password after the first login.3) while filling the online form. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. 4. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. You must click on the link and enter the password. Before you make the payment. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. 3. Please see Section 3. 9. 6. 10. by providing a valid email address. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application.5. Optional: You may upload pdf files of supporting documents conforming to the eligibility (except principal’s certificate) and category requirements given below in section Supporting Documents 7.1). Once you submit the application with payment.5 MB See section 3. 5. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. 17   . “Logout”.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. etc. “Save” partially filled form. 2. PIN Code of College) 4. 8.2 and 3. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. where you have to carefully check for any errors.5. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. Personal information 2.5. and resume filling in by logging in again.3. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. DOB. Next you will see an application form to be filled in.4) 5. GATE paper. 8.5. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. Good quality image of your signature (in . You must first register yourself. Keep the following information ready: 1.

if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. However. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.2.11. Govt.5. 18   . of India.2. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. to qualify for the reduced fee.5. 12. Color mode: 256 colors 3. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. 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) 3.1.1). You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. as the fee is exempted. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process.2 SC/ST/PD  Certificate   Only male applicants who claim to be in any of the category SC/ST/PD have to produce valid documentary evidence (details given in Section 8..1. 3. as required by MHRD.5.5 MB. a PD certificate has to be provided. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.1. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.2. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it.

3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. as required by MHRD. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. 5. as required by MHRD.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1.5.C). You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees.3. 3. 7. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. Candidate Category Mode Online Netbanking Male General/OBC-NC Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Online Netbanking Male SC/ST/PD Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Female Application Fee Bank Charges Total to be Paid 1200 1200 1200 600 600 600 10 20 25 10 20 25 1210 1220 1225 610 620 625 No Application Fee. 2. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). of India. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee.5. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days.3. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. You can also check the status in your bank. From the GATE Online Application Interface. 2. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface.3. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. Once you confirm.5. Govt. 6. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. In such a case. 19   . you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. 4. 3. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. Govt. of India. 3.

You do not need to have an account in that branch. where the application form needs to be mailed. 4. 2. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. 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. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). Out of the printed pages. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. 3.3. Before mailing. If you had paid the application fee by challan. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1.4. 3. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment.5. and sign the application in the box provided. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. 2. 4. sign. 5. or attest the photograph 3. the following procedures need to be completed 3. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office.5. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. Do not pin. You must sign in the box provided 4. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . 4. Cut this address slip. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment.1 Before  Mailing   1. 2. 3.

8 October 2012. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. GATE copy of Challan duly stamped by the bank after payment of fees (you need not submit challan in case of payment by net banking) 3. Do not fill address by hand. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. 21   . 2012 or earlier) 6. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday.4. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate.5. 8th October 2012. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. 4. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. 2. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5.2 Mailing   1. 3.5.

3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. 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. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. lip.5. nose.         22   . Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. both eyes. 7. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. any cloth or any shadow. If you normally wear spectacles. 5. 1. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0.5. and chin should be clearly visible. cheeks. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly.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. 8. 3. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. 6.5 cm x 3.3.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. 2. 3. 4. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. 11.5cm print 9.5. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. Forehead. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. only clear glasses are permitted. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. without any refund of the application fees.

2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.5.3. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .5.

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

Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. 5. 2. 3. 4.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300.5. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.                 25   . and get the image cropped by the studio itself.5. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable.3 Signature  Specifications   1. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. 6.

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

4. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. however. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. apart from the core subject of the paper. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. No. 27   . See further explanation below.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences XL PAPER SECTIONS Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI TF XE* XL* CODE H I J K L M * XE (Engineering Sciences) and XL (Life Sciences) papers are of general nature and will comprise of the sections listed in the above table.4 Examination Related Information 4.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. No.1. 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. The candidate is.

4. MN.4. GG. 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. EE. and PI). For all other papers (CS. 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). BT. 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.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. CY. GA – General Aptitude 3. EC. IN.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. GA – General Aptitude 3. MT. XE. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (B to G).1. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper.1. Section H – Chemistry 2. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. PH. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). TF. CH.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. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. 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. The examination for the papers with codes AE. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. 4. and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. 28   . The question paper will consist of only objective questions. AG. ME. At the end of the three hour window. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4.3. MA. AR.

the candidates will have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question. CE. The repressor has a binding affinity (Kd) of 10-8 M and 10-9 M with and without lactose respectively. (ii) Common data questions (which are also multiple choice questions). 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. for Questions 48 and 49 in Main Paper: Let X and Y be jointly distributed random variables such that the conditional distribution of Y. given X=x. First question of the pair: 29   . PH.3.1 Pattern  of  Question  Papers   The examination for the papers with codes AE. GG. MN. MA. of which one correct answer is to be marked. CH. for Questions 52 and 53 in Main Paper: An E. The remaining 85 % of the total marks is devoted to the syllabus of the paper (as indicated in the syllabus section). where two successive questions use the same set of input data. CY. EC. is uniform on the interval (x-1.49 The variance of the random variable Y is (A) 1/2 (B) 2/3 (C) 1 (D) 2 (iii) Linked answer questions (which are also multiple choice questions). for instance. MT. for instance.48 The mean of the random variable Y is (A) 1/2 (B) 1 (C) 3/2 (D) 2 Second question using common data: Q.4. Example Statement for Common Data Questions. For all other papers (CS. Suppose E(X)=1 and Var(X)=5/3. there will be a total of 65 questions carrying 100 marks. Example: Statement for Linked Answer Questions. out of which 10 questions carrying total of 15 marks are in General Aptitude (GA). First question using common data: Q. AG. In all the papers. TF. where the answer to the first question in the pair is required to answer its successor. AR.x+1). GATE 2013 would contain questions of four different types in various papers: (i) Multiple choice questions carrying 1 or 2 marks each. Each of the multiple choice objective questions in all papers and sections will contain four answers. EE. IN. in the medium. BT. ME & PI). coli cell of volume 10-12 cm3 contains 60 molecules of lac-repressor.3 Pattern  of  Question  Papers  and  Marking  Scheme   4.

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

Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. In other words. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. and carry a total of 15 marks.2 Question papers other than GG. 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). Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers.0 (B) 8. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions.4. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. GA questions are of multiple choice type. Or these can be common data questions. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. 4.0 (D) 12. Out of these. where each question carries 2 marks. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16.48.Example Q. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. 4. for the linked answer question pair. However. In the ONLINE papers. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. each question will have four choices 31   . The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. Each question under this group will carry two marks. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. For multiple choice type questions. 4. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. Likewise. passage and the like. 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). 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.0 (C) 10. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated.4. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem.

32   . Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks).4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical 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). Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. 4. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. This section contains 15 multiplechoice questions carrying a total of 25 marks: 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 20 marks). Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. For numerical answer type questions. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory.4. Out of the 2-mark questions.4. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks).for the answer. Each of the other sections of the XE paper (Sections B through G) contains 22 questions carrying a total of 35 marks: 9 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 9 marks) and 13 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 26 marks). 4.3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper. Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory. Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B. 1 pair is common data questions. Each of the other sections of the XL paper (Sections I through M) contains 20 multiple choice questions carrying a total of 30 marks: 10 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 10 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 20 marks). 4. Out of these.4. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. Out of the 2 mark questions. each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given. and 1 pair is linked answer questions. Part A is common for all candidates.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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


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

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

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

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

Summation. Hashing. systems of linear equations. Searching. Basics of code optimization. Probability: Conditional Probability. Connected components. Inter-process communication. Undecidability. File systems. Arrays. Boolean Algebra. Lattice. NP. Shortest paths. Total derivatives. Calculus: Limit. Functions. Numerical Methods: LU decomposition for systems of linear equations. Parameter passing. Binary search trees. Design and synthesis of combinational and sequential circuits. evaluation of definite & improper integrals. Functions. Scope. Context free languages and Push-down automata. Eigen values and Eigen vectors. Parsing. NP-complete. Asymptotic analysis (best. numerical solutions of nonlinear algebraic equations by Secant. Algorithms: Analysis. worst. Groups. upper and lower bounds. average cases) of time and space. Computer Science And Information Technology Digital Logic: Logic functions. Dynamic programming. Colouring. exponential. Median. Recursion. Counting. First Order Logic. normal. Random Variables. covering. Binding. Protection and security. Binary heaps. Set Theory & Algebra: Sets. Number representation and computer arithmetic (fixed and floating point). Continuity & differentiability. Minimization. Bisection and Newton-Raphson Methods. Relations. CPU scheduling. Poisson. Intermediate and target code generation. independent sets. Queues. 47   . uniform. Partial Orders. Instruction pipelining.4.8 Computer  Science  and  Information  Technology  (CS)   Engineering Mathematics Mathematical Logic: Propositional Logic. Compiler Design: Lexical analysis. Divide-and-conquer. maxima & minima.5. Mean. Partial derivatives. Syntax directed translation. Threads. I/O systems. Cut vertices & edges. Recursively enumerable sets and Turing machines. I/O interface (Interrupt and DMA mode). Theorems of integral calculus. Spanning trees. Worst and average case analysis. Distributions. Planarity. Operating System: Processes. Combinations. NP-hard. Stacks. Mean value Theorems. Memory interface. Notions of space and time complexity. Concurrency. Binomial. Sorting. generating functions. Synchronization. Deadlock. Theory of Computation: Regular languages and finite automata. matching. Combinatorics: Permutations. determinants. Numerical integration by trapezoidal and Simpson’s rules. Secondary storage. recurrence relations. Mode and Standard Deviation. ALU and datapath. Memory management and virtual memory. Runtime environments. Isomorphism. Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. Cache and main memory. Graph Theory: Connectivity. spanning trees. asymptotics. Design: Greedy approach. Trees. Tree and graph traversals. CPU control design. Asymptotic notation. Basic concepts of complexity classes – P. Computer Organization and Architecture: Machine instructions and addressing modes. Abstract data types. Programming and Data Structures: Programming in C. Linked Lists.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Evolution: Origin and history of life on earth. molecular basis of heredity. the reproductive system. courtship. metamorphosis. Bacillus. Food spoilage: Contributing factors. evolution of animal behaviour. Nutrition deficiency diseases. organization of genome.22. Campylobacter. habitats. Kinetics and inhibition. the food chain. cytoplasmic inheritance. Enzymes: Specificity. Fermented food: Buttermilk. sauerkraut and soya sauce. Clostridium and Aspergillus. serial dilution method for quantification. Polymerization and polymorphism. hormones and their actions. Microbial growth in food: Intrinsic and extrinsic factors. pectic substances and dietary fibre. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. alcoholic beverage. instinct. Eukaryotic gene organization and expression (Basic principles of signal transduction). Pigments: Carotenoids. Bacterial pathogens: Salmonella. Animal Anatomy and Physiology: Comparative physiology. Shigella. cellulose. the endocrine system. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology: Nucleic acids.5. cell division. phylogenetic relationships. esters. protozoan and helminthic parasites. natural selection.22. pheromones. Listeria. Cell Biology: Structure of cell. learning and memory. the immune response. Escherichia coli. stem cells. systematics and classification of animals. Animal Behaviour: Types of behaviours. linkage and mapping of genes. the nervous system. Coenzymes. adaptation. genetic basis of development. Kreb’s cycle. Spoilage bacteria. proteins. Microbial spoilage of milk and milk products. cellular and humoral immune response. regulation of gene expression. 82   . Genetics: Principles of inheritance.oligopolysaccharides including starch. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. distribution. sausage. vinegar. Foodborne disease: Toxins produced by Staphylococcus. tannins and myoglobin. Nutrition: Balanced diet. glycolysis. the excretory system. cellular differentiation. transcription and translation. circulatory system. speciation. replication. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. Parasitology and Immunology: Nature of parasite. yoghurt. PER. conservation biology. osmoregulation. meat and meat products. cheese. organogenesis. vitamins. communication. species diversity. Development Biology: Embryonic development. digestive system. lipids and carbohydrates. structure and detection of bacteria. Ecology: The ecosystem. enzyme catalysis. cell cycle. evolution of the immune system. theories of evolution. Rancidity of fats. the skeletal system. mutations. chromosomes and chromatin structure. anthocyanins. the respiratory system. social behaviour across the animal taxa. Food Microbiology: Characteristics of microorganisms: Morphology.5 Section  L:  Zoology   Animal world:Animal diversity. host-parasite relation. population dynamics. 4.6 Section  M:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. Food flavours: Terpenes. Growth and death kinetics. cellular organelles and their structure and function. Spores and vegetative cells.4. biogeochemical cycles. yeast and mold in food. Role of minerals in nutrition.5. mating and territoriality. chlorophylls. ketones and quinones. Antinutrients. zoogerography.

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

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

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

Photographs must not be attested application form or uploading. 16. you can only download the application form and cannot modify the data. At the end of the Application process a PDF file of the application is generated. Hence you need to be very careful while entering the data. do I have to send the hard copy as well? No.iitb. will I be able to change my application data? NO. 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.gate. Passport. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. College ID. Is the Admit card alone sufficient to gain entry to the exam? No. You have to affix your photograph. 88   . apart from the application. You may also save a partially filled application and login in again at a later point in time to complete and submit the application. How will I get access to it? You can login using Login id (email) and password you had set up and take a printout. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. After completing the ONLINE application process and generating a PDF file. 15. Signature. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? on website www. Date of Birth and Residential Address. 13. You must bring a valid photo ID card to the examination center. you do not have to provide hard copies of documents you have submitted online. Employee identification card. Do I have to send the printout of the application form? YES. 2. 18.2 Admit card 1. 17. This is REQUIRED in addition to the uploading of the image files. Bring the admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. signature and enclose other documents along with this print out and send to the concerned GATE office. After completing all the steps upto PDF application form generation in ONLINE application process. 6. I have attached the documents online.2. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. Should I attest the photograph for application form? to complete the application process. Voter ID. I have missed to take a print of my ONLINE application at the end of my application process. Candidates will not be permitted to take the test if original and valid photo identification is not presented. PAN Card. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. When will I receive my admit card? Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012.

mobile be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. 3. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. blank papers. 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. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity.6. 89   . candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. After submission of application. 5. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. candidates are allowed to leave the hall only after the Optical Response Sheet (ORS) from all the candidates in the examination hall have been collected and accounted for.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. 7. 2. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. The candidate is. payable at Mumbai. 6. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. and any such electronic gadgets. For OFFLINE exam. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. 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. Will there be any arrangement at the test center for the safe keeping of my personal items such as my mobile phone? No such arrangements will be possible at the test center. 1. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. For ONLINE Examination. However. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. 8. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. 4. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. For ONLINE examination. 2012 with a fee of 400/. however. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. 022-2576 7068 022-2572 3706 gateoffice[at] 90   . GATE Indian Institute of Technology 7 Madras. Mumbai 400 076 Chairman. Guwahati 781 039 Chairman.iisc. Applicants must note this zone number for contact GATE Indian Institute of Technology 6 Kharagpur.iitkgp. New Delhi 110 016 Chennai 600 036 Chairman.ernet.ernet. 0512-259 7412 0512-259 0932 gate[at]iitk. Applicants are assigned a zone at the time of application. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 8 Roorkee. which seek to will provide quicker and clearer information through it. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 2 Bombay. Kanpur 208 016 From this year candidates must use the GATE online applicant interface to contact Zonal GATE 044-2257 8200 044-2257 8204 gate[at] 0361-258 2751 0361-258 2755 gate[at]iitg. GATE 1 Indian Institute of Science Bengaluru 560 012 011-2659 1749 011-2658 1579 gateoffice[at] 03222-282091 03222-278243 gate[at]adm.ernet. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 5 Kanpur. Roorkee 247 667 080-2360 1227 gate[at]gate. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 3 Delhi. based on the first city of choice. Zone Contact Address Phone Number 080-2293 2392 FAX EMail Id Chairman. The following methods may be used only if someone is unable to reach the GATE office by the online grievance redressal. Hauz 01332-284531 01332-285707 gate[at]iitr. Kharagpur 721 302 Chairman. Each of the institutes administers a zone and caters to examination cities nearby to the institute. GATE Indian Institute of Technology 4 Guwahati.7 Zonal  Contacts   GATE is jointly administered and conducted by the Indian Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technology.

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

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

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