GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure
 

 

 

Organizing Institute

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

3. GATE Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics *XE Paper Sections Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS GATE Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI CY TF EC EE GG Code A B C D E F G XE* XL** **XL Paper Sections Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code H I J K L M 11   . as this knowledge will be required at the time of application form submission and appearing for the examination. 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  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR. AG. 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. GG. XE and XL 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs CS. OFFLINE Examination: A paper based examination where the candidate will mark the correct answer out of four options in an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble with a pen. MN. CH. CY. BT. 12   . and TF Examination Time 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs Examination Date Examination Type (Day) 20 January 2013 (Sunday) 10 February 2013 (Sunday) ONLINE AE.3. ME and PI EC. MA. CE. MT. PH.

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

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

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

View your answers.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. Apply for the examination online 2. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. Upload photograph.ac. 5. marks and GATE score.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. Under Scrutiny. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. 4. Make application fee payment through netbanking. and supporting documents. The application fee is non-refundable. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. 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.iitb. 7. Admit Card Ready for Download. Download Admit Card. 6.     16   . 3.3. Check the status of your application form: Received. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal).5. etc. signature.in With this interface you can 1.

by providing a valid email address. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP).5.3) while filling the online form. Upon registration. 3.5 MB See section 3. 9.4) 5. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). 6. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. 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. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. 5.3. asdf. GATE paper. 8. 12345.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1.5. and resume filling in by logging in again. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. You will be required to change the password after the first login. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. 8. PIN Code of College) 4.5.2. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. etc. 17   . you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. 2. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. 10. Personal information 2. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). DOB. You must click on the link and enter the password. where you have to carefully check for any errors. Good quality image of your signature (in . Please see Section 3.5. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates).1). Keep the following information ready: 1. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there.).5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. 4. You must first register yourself.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). “Save” partially filled form. Before you make the payment. “Logout”. Once you submit the application with payment.2 and 3.

This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.1). 18   .2. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. However. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.5.1 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 3.5 MB.5.1. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. Govt. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. as required by MHRD. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. a PD certificate has to be provided.1. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. as the fee is exempted. Color mode: 256 colors 3.5. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.2.2 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. 12.2.. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. of India. 3. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online.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.11. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. to qualify for the reduced fee.

candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. From the GATE Online Application Interface.5.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. Govt. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. 6. 7. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account.3. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface.C). of India. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. 3. 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. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. Once you confirm. In such a case. of India. You can also check the status in your bank.3. 4. 2.5. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. 2.5. Govt. as required by MHRD.3. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. 5. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. 19   . and you are not sure if you have made the payment. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. 3. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. as required by MHRD. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. 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.

Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. 2. 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. or attest the photograph 3. 5. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form.5. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . 3. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. If you had paid the application fee by challan. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. 2. 4. Before mailing. 4.5. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. Out of the printed pages. and sign the application in the box provided. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. where the application form needs to be mailed.1 Before  Mailing   1. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. sign.4.3. Cut this address slip. 2. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. 3. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. Do not pin. You do not need to have an account in that branch. 4. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. 3. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. You must sign in the box provided 4. the following procedures need to be completed 3. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment.

8 October 2012. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday.5. 4. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. 3. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. Do not fill address by hand. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface.5.4.2 Mailing   1. 2. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. 2012 or earlier) 6. GATE copy of Challan duly stamped by the bank after payment of fees (you need not submit challan in case of payment by net banking) 3. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. 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). If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. 21   . 8th October 2012. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned.

1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. any cloth or any shadow. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly.5. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo.5. 7. 3. 5.5. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. both eyes.5    Photograph  and  Signature  Requirements   The GATE 2013 Online Applicant Interface requires that copies of your photograph and signature be uploaded as an electronic file at the time of submitting your application. lip. nose.5 cm x 3. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. 11. 4. cheeks. For your own benefit it may be prudent not to intentionally change your facial features or hair style as in the photograph until the day of the exam. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot.3.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. 1. 8. and chin should be clearly visible. 2. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head.         22   . Forehead.5cm print 9. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. only clear glasses are permitted. without any refund of the application fees. 6. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. If you normally wear spectacles. 3. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240.

5.3. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .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   .

5. 5.                 25   . The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. 2. 4. 6. and get the image cropped by the studio itself.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 3. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150.3 Signature  Specifications   1. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted.5. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper.

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

apart from the core subject of the paper. No. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl.1. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics XE PAPER SECTIONS Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS CY EC EE GG CODE A B C D E F G Sl. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. See further explanation below.4 Examination Related Information 4.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). 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 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. The candidate is. 27   . No. 4. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. however. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below.

Section H – Chemistry 2. At the end of the three hour window. ME. EC. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. IN. GG. CE. For all other papers (CS. CY.3.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. EE.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. 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. 28   .4. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. CH. MT.1. 4. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). Any two of XE sections B to G The choice of two out of the sections B to G can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. 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. AG. BT. 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). MA. TF. 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. 4. and PI). the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. XE. AR. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. The examination for the papers with codes AE. MN.1. PH. GA – General Aptitude 3. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (B to G). Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. GA – General Aptitude 3. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1.

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

(iv) Numerical answer questions. formulae or laws of the discipline of the paper.Q. A DC motor requires a starter in order to (A) develop a starting torque (B) compensate for auxiliary field ampere turns (C) limit armature current at starting (D) provide regenerative braking (iii) Application: In these questions.53 Therefore the lac-operon is (A) repressed and can only be induced with lactose. 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. principles. Design of Questions The questions in a paper may be designed to test the following abilities: (i) Recall: These are based on facts. (D) expressed only when glucose and lactose are present. 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. by requiring him/her to draw simple conclusions from fundamental ideas. (B) repressed and cannot be induced with lactose.1 nM (B) 1 nM (C) 10 nM (D) 100 nM Second question of the pair: Q. (C) not repressed. the candidate is expected to apply his/her knowledge either through computation or by logical reasoning.52 The molar concentration of the repressor in the cell is (A) 0. Example Q. Example Q. 30   . where the answer is a number. to be entered by the candidate.

The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. 4.Example Q. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. 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). In the ONLINE papers.48. However. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. Out of these.4.0 (D) 12.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. For multiple choice type questions. passage and the like. each question will have four choices 31   . There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions.0 (B) 8. Each question under this group will carry two marks. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. where each question carries 2 marks. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question).1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. GA questions are of multiple choice type. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer.0 (C) 10. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. 4. for the linked answer question pair. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. Or these can be common data questions. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. and carry a total of 15 marks. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. In other words.2 Question papers other than GG. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only.4. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. 4. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. 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).0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. Likewise. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated.

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

not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. numerical estimation. instructions. 2.3. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. sentence completion. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. placed in the thermometer under pressure. (B) Q. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added.4. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q.2.” With what. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. Verbal Ability: English grammar. (B) Q. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. For measuring temperature below –40oF. besides mercury. however. word groups.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. numerical reasoning and data interpretation.4. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. 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. 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 . the gas pressures are increased. As the mercury rises. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation.5. (A) Q. attempts to send the missile into space. verbal analogies. These are. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas.1.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

optical mineralogy. meteorites. physical oceanography. physical properties of the interior of the earth. Basic structural geology. hydrothermal. Metamorphism. Morphology. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. magnetic. forms. wind.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. geochemical cycles. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. stratigraphic principles. geostatistics. Stress. brittle and ductile deformation.5. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. distribution of major. vertebrates. mining methods. geochemical evolution of the earth. superposed folding. shear zone. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. Weathering. tectonites and their significance.Geological time scale and geochronology. association of igneous. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. Geomorphic processes and agents. development and evolution of landforms.5. role of fluids in metamorphism. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas. microfossils and palaeoflora. primary and secondary structures. metamorphism of pelitic. earthquakes. slope and drainage. action of river.4.5. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. ore dressing and mineral economics. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. unconformities. crystal chemistry.1 Earth and Planetary system. basement cover relationship. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. basin analysis. mineralogy and petrology. 55   . ore reserve estimation. sedimentary processes and environments. methods of projection. cleavage. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia.12. continental drift. glacier and ocean. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). ores and metamorphism. 4. Coal and petroleum geology. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. isostasy. magmatic differentiation. isotope geochemistry. sedimentary facies. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. Ground water geology. twinning. classification of minerals.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4. marine geology and ocean resources. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil.Physical basis and applications of gravity. plate tectonics. electromagnetic. metamorphic facies. Introduction to remote sensing. forms and textures. introductory well logging. electrical. schistosity and lineation. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. sampling. controlling factors. grade and basic types. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. quantitative and applied geomorphology. mineral and ground water. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. joints. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. shape. minor and trace elements. continents and continental processes. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. elements of seismology. volcanism and orogeny. geometry and genesis of folds. Igneous rocks – classification. Cosmic abundance. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. faults. soil formation. internal structure and composition of the earth.12. size. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. strain and material response.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

eigenvalues and eigenvectors.5. Variation of parameters method.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. steady and unsteady flows. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. tests for convergence.5. symmetric.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. divergence and curl. Vector Calculus: Gradient. Maxima and minima. Binomial. manometry. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. system of linear equations. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). Mean value theorems. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. correlation and linear regression. stream function and potential function. rank. Poisson. Beta and Gamma functions. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems. diagonalisation of matrices. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule.21.Taylor’s series. surface and volume integrals. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. sequence and series. limit. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. continuity. Cauchy-Riemann equations. Stokes. line. Complex variable: Analytic functions. double and triple integrals and their applications. Calculus: Functions of single variable.5.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. Line integral. discrete and continuous distributions. 4. random variables. and normal distributions. Half range sine and cosine series. Application in solving potential problems. Bayes Theorem. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. Cauchy. Fourier Series. continuity and differentiability. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. control volume analysis for mass. Concept of fluid rotation. conditional probability. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. vector identities. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. power series solutions. vorticity.Laplace equation. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. Lagrange method of multipliers. limit.4. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion.21. forces on submerged bodies. power series. 74   . total derivatives. inverse. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. momentum and energy. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. Newton’s interpolation formulae. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods.Euler’s equations. concept of local and convective accelerations. partial derivatives. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). Hermitian. directional derivatives. Functions of two variables. maxima and minima.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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gate. you will be re-directed back to GATE application website. My power/internet connection failed during application process. read the instructions and apply from the link provided in the main page. 6. what do I do? If you have clicked on “Save” during application process.ac.in/gate2013).1 Application Process 1. 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. 86   . how should I complete the application process? After filling all the fields in the ONLINE application form. Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process. 7. I want to pay online by my credit card. 1. How do I make the fee payment for GATE 2013 examination? You can make the payment during the ONLINE application process by choosing one of the following options: 1. You need to produce the category certificate only to the admitting institute at the time of admission. 2. Why should I choose two examination cities? Generally. You are asking only the SC/ST/PD candidates to enclose the category certificate. If I want the Online Payment (Netbanking) option. Login with your Internet banking credentials and confirm the payment. 4. 8. 2. Credit cards will not be accepted. What about the OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates? Do they have to enclose the category certificate too? NO. How do I apply ONLINE? Go to the link How to apply? On website (www. After confirming the payment. in the application. your second choice will be considered. choose Online Payment option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. one email address can be used for only one application form. 5. but I don’t see that option! You can only use internet banking (netbanking) facilities for online payment. Online Payment: Netbanking through the payment gateway. However. the data you entered up to that time has been stored online. 2. 3. Your browser screen will re-directed to the bank you choose. Only in cases where it becomes difficult to accommodate you in the examination city of your first choice. you can indicate the category to which you belong to. Can I use one email address to fill multiple application forms? NO. you will be allotted a centre in the examination city of your first choice.iitb.6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 6. Challan Payment: Payment by cash at any branch of Canara Bank or State Bank of India.

1. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. you can continue the process of printing the application form. This page will contain 3 copies of challan. 10. 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. If the payment was received by GATE. but GATE Application website says that the payment has not been received. 2. 9. Page 2-3: Two copies (one for you one to be sent to GATE office) of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal. 12. you have to start with the payment step again (choice of Online or Chalan). will be credited (put back) to your bank account within 48 hours. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. If I want the Bank Challan option. 1. My power/internet connection failed during online payment. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy. 87   . At the end of this process. If the payment was not received by GATE.3. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? to complete the application process. As soon as possible. My netbanking account has been debited (money taken out) more than once. choose Bank Challan option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. Please check your bank account after 48 hours. and make the payment again. My bank account has been debited (money taken out). You will be charged only once. you MUST initiate a fresh payment process on the GATE application website. 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. to complete payment. At the end of this process. Any unaccounted or excess money that was received on behalf of GATE 2013 from this account will automatically be returned back (credited) to the same bank account. 4. Any excess/unaccounted debits will be returned to you. One copy for the candidate and another to be sent to GATE office. first check the status of your payment on the GATE application website. Page 4: page for candidates who select “bank challan” way of payment (as against the net banking). What do I do ? When you can get back online. The money that was debited (taken out) from your account the first time. What do I do? This happened because of some failure in internet transactions (including failure of internet connection at your end). how should I complete the application process? After filling in all the fields in the ONLINE application form. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip (of where you need to send the hard copy) to be pasted on an A4 sized envelope 2. 2. 3. 11.

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

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

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

the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate.                     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.8 Appendix A 8. 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. 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.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category. 8.

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

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