GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure
 

 

 

Organizing Institute

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

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

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

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

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

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. and XL. on or before 8 October 2012. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE. 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. BT. Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. CY. Numerical answer type questions in ONLINE papers: In the ONLINE papers. XE. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. 2. For numerical answer type questions. Pre-final year students: Pre-final year students are NOT eligible to write GATE 2013.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1. candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs. AR. For details. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. MN. 6. MT. TF. AG. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score. MA. 4. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. PH.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013. 2. as required by MHRD. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. Govt. For multiple choice type questions. refer to Section 4. Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. each question will have four choices for the answer. CE. CH. Each online paper will have 15 or more marks worth of questions requiring numerical answers where possible.1 eligibility for GATE examination. Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. Soft copies of photograph and signature must be uploaded during online application (This is in addition to sending recent photograph of applicant with signed application). of India. candidates should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. if any. 3. 5. 2 3 4 5 6   . Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. each question will have a number as the answer. GG.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

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

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

4th year or Completed

2013

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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed

2013

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

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

2014

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

2015

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

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

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Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

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

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

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

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

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

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

1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office.5. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp.3. The application fee is non-refundable. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). marks and GATE score.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE.in With this interface you can 1. 7. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. Make application fee payment through netbanking. Apply for the examination online 2. etc.iitb. Download Admit Card.ac. Admit Card Ready for Download. 6. signature. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. 4. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. 3.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. Upload photograph. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below.     16   . Under Scrutiny. Check the status of your application form: Received. View your answers. 5. and supporting documents. Category General/OBC-NC (Male Candidates) SC / ST / PD* (Male Candidates) Female Candidates * PD: Person with a Physical Disability Application Fee 1200/600/0 (Exempted) 3.

Keep the following information ready: 1.5. asdf. 6. Please see Section 3. Before you make the payment. Once you submit the application with payment. Good quality image of your signature (in . High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. 4. 17   . where you have to carefully check for any errors. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory).2 and 3. and resume filling in by logging in again. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. 10.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP).). 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. GATE paper. DOB.5. 9.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. 8. You must first register yourself. 2.1).3) while filling the online form. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. “Save” partially filled form.5. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself.2. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). PIN Code of College) 4. 8. “Logout”. etc.3. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. Personal information 2.5. 3.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). Upon registration. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. by providing a valid email address. You must click on the link and enter the password. 12345. You will be required to change the password after the first login.5 MB See section 3. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3.4) 5. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate.

Resolution: 200 dpi 2. 18   . Govt. a PD certificate has to be provided.2. of India. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.5. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.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. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. as the fee is exempted. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. 12. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.1).5 MB.1. However.1. to qualify for the reduced fee. Color mode: 256 colors 3. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. 3. as required by MHRD. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.5.11.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.2. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.1. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.5.2. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.

5. as required by MHRD.3. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be.5. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface.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. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. Once you confirm. 3. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. 2. 3.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. 4. of India.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. You can also check the status in your bank.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. as required by MHRD.5. 3. 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. 7.3. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13.3. Govt. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. Govt. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. In such a case. 19   . All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. 2. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. From the GATE Online Application Interface. 6. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface.5. of India. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature.

Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. You do not need to have an account in that branch. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. 3. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code).4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. 4. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. or attest the photograph 3. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. 2. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface.4. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. the following procedures need to be completed 3. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. 4. 2.3. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. 3. 3. Cut this address slip.5. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . sign. and sign the application in the box provided.1 Before  Mailing   1. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. You must sign in the box provided 4. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. If you had paid the application fee by challan. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. where the application form needs to be mailed. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. 2. Out of the printed pages. Before mailing. The bank will retain one copy and give you back the remaining copies: one of which you have to send along with the printed application form and the other is for your reference. 4. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. 5.5. Do not pin.

Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. 2012 or earlier) 6. 4. 3. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable).5. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. 21   . There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. Do not fill address by hand. 2.5. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. 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. 8th October 2012. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents.2 Mailing   1. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. 8 October 2012. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface.4. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. 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.

Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio.5 cm x 3. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs.5. 5. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. Forehead. cheeks. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 4. without any refund of the application fees. 3. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. 7.5. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. 3. both eyes.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. 8.5    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. 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. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly.         22   . Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. 2. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. only clear glasses are permitted. nose. 6. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head.5. and chin should be clearly visible. lip. 11.5cm print 9. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application.3. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. any cloth or any shadow. If you normally wear spectacles. 1.

5. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .3.2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.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.                 25   . and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. 6. and get the image cropped by the studio itself.3 Signature  Specifications   1.5. 2. 5. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3.5. 3. 4. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300.

ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. Candidates will NOT be permitted to take the test. Signature. Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. if original and valid photo identification is not presented. PAN Card. 26   .3.6 Admit  Card Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. Employee identification card. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. Passport. Date of Birth and Residential Address. Voter ID. Bring the downloaded admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. College ID.

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

the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. EC. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. MA. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled).3. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4.2 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. At the end of the three hour window. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. MT. GG. CE. and they have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question using a black ink ball point pen. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. and PI). Section H – Chemistry 2.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1.1. 4. CH. 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). EE. AR. 4. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. 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. BT. MN.4. The examination for the papers with codes AE. 28   . 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. GA – General Aptitude 3.1. TF. CY. PH. AG. For all other papers (CS. ME. 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). GA – General Aptitude 3. IN. 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. XE. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2.

(ii) Common data questions (which are also multiple choice questions). coli cell of volume 10-12 cm3 contains 60 molecules of lac-repressor. for instance. of which one correct answer is to be marked. In all the papers. EE. AR. The remaining 85 % of the total marks is devoted to the syllabus of the paper (as indicated in the syllabus section). PH. For all other papers (CS. IN. The repressor has a binding affinity (Kd) of 10-8 M and 10-9 M with and without lactose respectively. BT. EC. out of which 10 questions carrying total of 15 marks are in General Aptitude (GA). given X=x. where two successive questions use the same set of input data.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). Each of the multiple choice objective questions in all papers and sections will contain four answers. GATE 2013 would contain questions of four different types in various papers: (i) Multiple choice questions carrying 1 or 2 marks each.1 Pattern  of  Question  Papers   The examination for the papers with codes AE. TF. there will be a total of 65 questions carrying 100 marks. MT. ME & PI). First question of the pair: 29   . AG.4. CE. for instance. for Questions 52 and 53 in Main Paper: An E.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.3 Pattern  of  Question  Papers  and  Marking  Scheme   4.x+1). Example: Statement for Linked Answer Questions. is uniform on the interval (x-1. CY. Example Statement for Common Data Questions. GG. for Questions 48 and 49 in Main Paper: Let X and Y be jointly distributed random variables such that the conditional distribution of Y. Suppose E(X)=1 and Var(X)=5/3.3. MN. CH. the candidates will have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question. in the medium. MA. where the answer to the first question in the pair is required to answer its successor. First question using common data: Q. 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.

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

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

32   . 4. For numerical answer type questions. two pairs of questions would be common data questions.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Part A is common for all candidates. Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. 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).4.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper. 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory. This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks). Out of the 2 mark questions. Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions).4. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks). 1 pair is common data questions. 4. Out of these. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. and 1 pair is linked answer questions. Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. This section contains 15 multiplechoice questions carrying a total of 25 marks: 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 20 marks).3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section. Out of the 2-mark questions. 4. Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B.for the answer.4. Each of the other sections of the XL paper (Sections I through M) contains 20 multiple choice questions carrying a total of 30 marks: 10 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 10 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 20 marks). Each section in Part B (Section 1 and Section 2) consists of 30 multiple-choice questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 60 marks and some of these may be numerical questions). Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given.

1. thermometers filled with alcohol are used.5. sentence completion.4. the gas pressures are increased. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas.3. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added.2. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q.” With what. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. For measuring temperature below –40oF. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. 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. besides mercury. however. As the mercury rises. (B) Q. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. (B) Q. These are. placed in the thermometer under pressure. word groups.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. (A) Q. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. numerical estimation. attempts to send the missile into space. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. instructions. 2.4.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. Verbal Ability: English grammar. verbal analogies. numerical reasoning and data interpretation.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

solubility product. 4. hydrogen bonding. Clausius-Clapeyron equation. atomic size. zero. heat of formation. catalysis and elementary enzyme reactions. hydrolysis of salts.O. pH. reversible and irreversible processes. Nernst equation. structure parameters such as bond length. size exclusion and affinity chromatography. coordination complexes: valence bond and crystal field theory. Si. Protein structure. Markonikoff rule and Kharash effect. van der Waals interactions. electronic configuration of atoms. Troutons rule. hybridisation. Vitamins and Coenzymes. halides and hydrides of alkali and alkaline earth metals.B. and S. conformers.22 Life  Sciences  (XL)   4. Diels-Alder reaction. Ionic solids. Kohlrausch law. electronegativity. order of reaction. dipole moment. N. emf. VSEPR theory and shape of molecules. bond angle and bond energy. optical and geometrical isomerism. heat of reaction. molecularity. buffer and their applications in chemical analysis. TCA cycle.5. Thermodynamics: First law. Kirchoff’s equation. Carbohydrates. Proteins and Nucleic acids. free energy. ionic equilibria in solution. Half Cell potentials. Identification of functional groups by chemical tests Structure-Reactivity Correlations: Acids and bases.5. uncertainty principle. enthalpy.4. lattice energy (Born-Haber Cycle). Lysozyme. Ribonuclease A. periodic table and periodic properties. color. internal energy. Lipids. M. amino acids and nucleotides. Gibbs-Helmholtz equation. Structure and bonding: Ionic and covalent bonding. s. aromatic electrophilic substitution. Metabolism of Nitrogen containing compounds: nitrogen fixation. Hemoglobin. Chemical Equilibria: Colligative properties of solutions. oxidative phosphorylation. Hoffmann and Saytzeff rules. Al.5.22. SN2. activation energy. B. Second law.22. first and second order kinetics. and V. Reaction Kinetics: Rate constant. E1 and E2 reactions. Metabolic pathways and their regulation: glycolysis. orientation effect as exemplified by various functional groups. Structure and function of biomolecules: Amino acids. Electrochemistry: Conductance. galvanic cells. election affinity. wave particle duality. Addition reactions. UV-visible. Generation and utilization of ATP.Importance of water. electrophoresis. general characteristics of 3d elements.2 Section  I:  Biochemistry   Organization of life. Carboxypeptidase and Chymotrypsin. P. gluconeogenesis. free energy change and equilibrium constant. equilibrium constants (Kc. Third law of thermodynamics. Hess law. Photosynthesis: the Calvin cycle. Kp and Kx) for homogeneous reactions.p. approaches for diatomic molecules. ionization energy. Basis of Organic Reactions Mechanism: Elementary treatment of SN1. concept of aromaticity. thermodynamic aspects and their applications. glycogen and fatty acid metabolism. Cell structure and organelles. tautomerism. pentose phosphate pathway. entropy. Enzyme kinetics including its regulation and inhibition. quantum mechanical model of hydrogen atom. common ion effect. and work function. electronic and steric effects. ionic radii.1 Section  H:  Chemistry  (Compulsory)   Atomic structure and periodicity: Planck’s quantum theory. geometry and magnetic properties. Metabolism and bioenergetics. folding and function: Myoglobin. resonance. 79   . fluorescence and Mass spectrometry. Biochemical separation techniques and characterization: ion exchange. and d Block Elements: Oxides.

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

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

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

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

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Login with your Internet banking credentials and confirm the payment. Online Payment: Netbanking through the payment gateway. Your browser screen will re-directed to the bank you choose. 8. you will be allotted a centre in the examination city of your first choice. Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process. read the instructions and apply from the link provided in the main page.6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 6. How do I apply ONLINE? Go to the link How to apply? On website (www. 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. in the application. Can I use one email address to fill multiple application forms? NO. 2. Credit cards will not be accepted. 7. 2.1 Application Process 1. but I don’t see that option! You can only use internet banking (netbanking) facilities for online payment. 86   .in/gate2013). My power/internet connection failed during application process. choose Online Payment option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. Only in cases where it becomes difficult to accommodate you in the examination city of your first choice. your second choice will be considered. What about the OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates? Do they have to enclose the category certificate too? NO.iitb. 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. 4. 6. how should I complete the application process? After filling all the fields in the ONLINE application form. Challan Payment: Payment by cash at any branch of Canara Bank or State Bank of India. You need to produce the category certificate only to the admitting institute at the time of admission. 1. 3. Why should I choose two examination cities? Generally. what do I do? If you have clicked on “Save” during application process. I want to pay online by my credit card. you can indicate the category to which you belong to.gate. the data you entered up to that time has been stored online. However. 5.ac. you will be re-directed back to GATE application website. After confirming the payment. one email address can be used for only one application form. You are asking only the SC/ST/PD candidates to enclose the category certificate. If I want the Online Payment (Netbanking) option. 2.

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

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

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

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

8 Appendix A 8.                     91   .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. which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission. Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates. 8.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category.

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

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