GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure



Organizing Institute

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay  

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

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

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

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

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

each question will have four choices for the answer. 5. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. refer to Section 4. 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.1 eligibility for GATE examination. Govt. CY. BT. PH. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. 2. GG. Soft copies of photograph and signature must be uploaded during online application (This is in addition to sending recent photograph of applicant with signed application). A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score. MA. 2 3 4 5 6   . Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. TF. each question will have a number as the answer. CH. on or before 8 October 2012.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013. XE. Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. MT. Pre-final year students: Pre-final year students are NOT eligible to write GATE 2013. MN. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. Numerical answer type questions in ONLINE papers: In the ONLINE papers. 2. AR. and XL. if any. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. candidates should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. For details.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1. candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE. as required by MHRD. CE. For multiple choice type questions. AG. For numerical answer type questions. 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. 4. of India. 6. 3. Each online paper will have 15 or more marks worth of questions requiring numerical answers where possible.


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

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



Monday Tuesday Wednesday







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

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

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

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


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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier


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

4th year or Completed


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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed


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

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


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


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

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


Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

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

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

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

3. 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. BT. AG. PH. MA. GG. MT. MN. ME and PI EC. CY. EE and IN 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs OFFLINE ONLINE Examination: A computer based test (CBT) where the candidate will use a computer mouse to choose a correct answer or enter a numerical answer via a virtual keypad. CE. 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. CH.3  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR. XE and XL 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs CS. 12   .

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

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

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

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

Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). 4. Good quality image of your signature (in . so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS).).5. 17   . 9. Once you submit the application with payment. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. and resume filling in by logging in again. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS.2. Keep the following information ready: 1. asdf. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3.5 MB See section 3.2 and 3. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. 12345.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. Before you make the payment. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. You must click on the link and enter the password. Please see Section 3. 8. where you have to carefully check for any errors. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there.3. Next you will see an application form to be filled in.4) 5. PIN Code of College) 4. DOB. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents).3) while filling the online form.5. etc. 10. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. 3. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. 5.5. “Logout”.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. You will be required to change the password after the first login. You must first register yourself.1). Personal information 2.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3.5. by providing a valid email address. GATE paper. 6. Upon registration. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. 8. 2. “Save” partially filled form. 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.

Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process.5.1. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. 3. 18   .1). For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.1. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.5.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. 12. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. Govt. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.2. as the fee is exempted. as required by MHRD. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it.5. a PD certificate has to be provided.1.2 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. of India. Color mode: 256 colors 3. to qualify for the reduced fee. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. However.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.2. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.11. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3.5 MB. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate..2. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”.

If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). 3. 5. In such a case. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. 3. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. You can also check the status in your bank.5.5. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. as required by MHRD. Once you confirm. From the GATE Online Application Interface.3. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. of India. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you.C). 2. Govt. Govt.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. 3. 7.3. of India.5.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. 2. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. 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. 4. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees.3. 19   .3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. as required by MHRD. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. 6.

2. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise.5. 2. 4. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office.1 Before  Mailing   1. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. 3. Cut this address slip. If you had paid the application fee by challan. 5. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. 4. sign. You must sign in the box provided 4. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. or attest the photograph 3. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. and sign the application in the box provided. 2. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. the following procedures need to be completed 3. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). 3.3. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with.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. You do not need to have an account in that branch. 4. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided.5.4. Before mailing. where the application form needs to be mailed. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. 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. Do not pin. Out of the printed pages. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface.

you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October.4. 8 October 2012.5.5. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. 21   . There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. 4. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. Do not fill address by hand. 2. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. 8th October 2012. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. 2012 or earlier) 6. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. 3. 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) 3.2 Mailing   1.

3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. 3. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. 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. 2. 5. 6.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head.5. 7.5 cm x 3. without any refund of the application fees.5.3. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. lip. any cloth or any shadow. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. 4. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background.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. 1. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. only clear glasses are permitted. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. Forehead. 8. and chin should be clearly visible.5cm print 9. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph.5. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. cheeks.         22   . If you normally wear spectacles. both eyes. 3. nose. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 11. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .

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

5. 3. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. 5.3 Signature  Specifications   1. 2. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. 4. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable.5.                 25   . 6.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3.

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

Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below.4 Examination Related Information 4. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. 4. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). however. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. The candidate is. apart from the core subject of the paper. No. No. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics XE PAPER SECTIONS Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS CY EC EE GG CODE A B C D E F G Sl. 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences XL PAPER SECTIONS Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI TF XE* XL* CODE H I J K L M * XE (Engineering Sciences) and XL (Life Sciences) papers are of general nature and will comprise of the sections listed in the above table. See further explanation below.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. 27   .1.

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. GA – General Aptitude 3.1. AG. 28   . AR. MA. XE. EC.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. IN. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. CE. At the end of the three hour window. ME. PH. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. MT. 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 (B to G). the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. MN.4.2 Duration and Exam Type The GATE examination consists of a single paper of 3 hours duration that contains 65 questions carrying a maximum of 100 marks. 4. and PI). For all other papers (CS. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). CY. 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. Section H – Chemistry 2. EE. 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. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. The examination for the papers with codes AE. GG.1. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. TF. CH. GA – General Aptitude 3.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1.3. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (I to M).

coli cell of volume 10-12 cm3 contains 60 molecules of lac-repressor. The repressor has a binding affinity (Kd) of 10-8 M and 10-9 M with and without lactose respectively.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). MT. GATE 2013 would contain questions of four different types in various papers: (i) Multiple choice questions carrying 1 or 2 marks each. where two successive questions use the same set of input data. The remaining 85 % of the total marks is devoted to the syllabus of the paper (as indicated in the syllabus section). the candidates will have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question. 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. CY. 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. EC.3 Pattern  of  Question  Papers  and  Marking  Scheme   4. BT. MN. AR. in the medium. (ii) Common data questions (which are also multiple choice questions). is uniform on the interval (x-1.1 Pattern  of  Question  Papers   The examination for the papers with codes AE.x+1). of which one correct answer is to be marked.4. Suppose E(X)=1 and Var(X)=5/3. CE. there will be a total of 65 questions carrying 100 marks. IN. CH. for Questions 48 and 49 in Main Paper: Let X and Y be jointly distributed random variables such that the conditional distribution of Y. GG.3. First question of the pair: 29   . In all the papers. First question using common data: Q. MA. Example Statement for Common Data Questions. out of which 10 questions carrying total of 15 marks are in General Aptitude (GA). Example: Statement for Linked Answer Questions. for Questions 52 and 53 in Main Paper: An E. AG. given X=x. for instance. PH. for instance. EE. For all other papers (CS. Each of the multiple choice objective questions in all papers and sections will contain four answers. TF. ME & PI).

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

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

Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). Out of these. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. two pairs of questions would be common data questions.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. 4. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. and 1 pair is linked answer questions.for the answer. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory. 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 XE paper (Sections B through G) contains 22 questions carrying a total of 35 marks: 9 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 9 marks) and 13 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 26 marks).4. 32   . each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks). For numerical answer type questions. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions.4. Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory.4. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. 1 pair is common data questions. 4. 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. Out of the 2 mark 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). Each of the other sections of the XL paper (Sections I through M) contains 20 multiple choice questions carrying a total of 30 marks: 10 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 10 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 20 marks). 4. Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions). Part A is common for all candidates. Out of the 2-mark questions.3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks). Each section in Part B (Section 1 and Section 2) consists of 30 multiple-choice questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 60 marks and some of these may be numerical questions). Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

glacier and ocean. physical properties of the interior of the earth. joints.12.12. Morphology. Igneous rocks – classification. faults. hydrothermal. primary and secondary structures. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. grade and basic types. soil formation. vertebrates. shape. marine geology and ocean resources. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. electromagnetic. Cosmic abundance. magmatic differentiation. geostatistics. minor and trace elements. schistosity and lineation. distribution of major. Weathering. forms. geochemical evolution of the earth. volcanism and orogeny. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. elements of seismology. unconformities.Physical basis and applications of gravity. sedimentary processes and environments. electrical. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals.5. Coal and petroleum geology.5. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. introductory well logging. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. 4. isostasy. association of igneous.1 Earth and Planetary system. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. methods of projection. size. 55   . continents and continental processes. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. development and evolution of landforms. role of fluids in metamorphism. magnetic.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). isotope geochemistry. Stress. earthquakes. meteorites. quantitative and applied geomorphology. strain and material response. Basic structural geology. shear zone.5. wind. slope and drainage. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. sedimentary facies. geometry and genesis of folds. action of river. twinning.Geological time scale and geochronology. tectonites and their significance. physical oceanography. basement cover relationship. sampling. Introduction to remote sensing. plate tectonics. microfossils and palaeoflora.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4. ores and metamorphism.4. superposed folding. ore dressing and mineral economics. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. classification of minerals. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. crystal chemistry. internal structure and composition of the earth. mineral and ground water. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. cleavage. stratigraphic principles. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. basin analysis. mining methods. brittle and ductile deformation. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. optical mineralogy. Ground water geology. controlling factors. metamorphism of pelitic. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction. geochemical cycles. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. Metamorphism. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. mineralogy and petrology. metamorphic facies. ore reserve estimation. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. continental drift. Geomorphic processes and agents. forms and textures. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

mass transfer – diffusion and Fick’s laws. Diferential Equations: Linear and non-linear first order ODEs. Probability and Statistics: Mean. electro-chemical cells and polarizations. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. secondary refining processes including AOD. 66   . phase transformation and binary phase diagrams. role structure and properties of slags. elements of X-ray and electron diffraction. agglomeration. titanium and other rare metals. size classification. principles of electro chemistry. zinc. Line. applications to metallurgical systems. material and energy balances. basic kinetic laws. Gauss and Green’s theorems. Calculus: Limit. copper. mode and standard deviation. alloys. direct reduction processes. Flotation. Fourier series. radiation. interfaces and defects. structure of surfaces and interfaces. polymers and composites. Partial Derivatives. metallurgical coke. shell balances. Systems of linear equations. activity. lead. surface and volume integrals. stainless steel making.5. cast iron and aluminum alloys. solidification. comminution techniques. Ellingham and phase stability diagrams. primary and secondary steel making. recrystallization and grain growth. magnesium. Stokes. gravity and other methods of mineral processing. VOD. blast furnace. Correlation and regression analysis. rate constants and rate limiting steps. VAR and ESR. principles of heat treatment of steels. integration of trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. Maxima and minima. iron and steel making – principles. thermodynamics of surfaces. pyro. equilibrium constant. ladle metallurgy operations including deoxidation. adsorption and segregation. Laplace transforms. Divergence and Curl. nickel. solutions. Numerical Methods: Solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations. momentum transfer – concepts of viscosity. industrial ceramics. continuity and differentiability. median. electronic and opto-electronic materials. phase equilibria. ingot and continuous casting. nano-crystalline and amorphous structures. friction factors. industrially important ferrous and non-ferrous alloys. Sequences and series. heat and wave equations. Poisson. order of reactions. Physical Metallurgy: Crystal structure and bonding characteristics of metals. recovery. Eigen values and Eigen vectors. Extractive Metallurgy: Minerals of economic importance. furnaces and refractories. Random variables.4.17 Metallurgical  Engineering  (MT)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrices and Determinants. electrical and magnetic properties of materials. principles and processes for the extraction of nonferrous metals – aluminium. Metallurgical Engineering Thermodynamics and Rate Processes: Laws of thermodynamics. principles of scanning and transmission electron microscopy. ceramics and polymers. Higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients. oxidation and high temperature corrosion – characterization and control. heat transfer – conduction. aqueous corrosion and protection of metals. PDEs –Laplace. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. Bernoulli’s equation. surface treatments.and electrometallurgical processes. Test for convergence.hydro. VAD. sulphide shape control. electronic basis of thermal. mass transfer coefficients. convection and heat transfer coefficient relations. Vector Calculus: Gradient. solid solutions.single electrode potential. optical. inert gas rinsing and vacuum reactors. normal and binomial distributions. desulphurization.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems.5. inverse. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. manometry. 74   . tests for convergence.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. 4. power series solutions. total derivatives. concept of local and convective accelerations. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. Functions of two variables. Stokes. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. steady and unsteady flows. Application in solving potential problems. Lagrange method of multipliers. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Beta and Gamma functions. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. limit. Half range sine and cosine series. vorticity. partial derivatives.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. stream function and potential function.Euler’s equations. line. Bayes Theorem.5. symmetric. Cauchy. maxima and minima. random variables. continuity and differentiability. Concept of fluid rotation. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). correlation and linear regression. momentum and energy. and normal distributions. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. diagonalisation of matrices. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. conditional probability. Complex variable: Analytic functions. directional derivatives. double and triple integrals and their applications. Mean value theorems. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals.Laplace equation.21. system of linear equations. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. surface and volume integrals. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. rank. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. discrete and continuous distributions. Newton’s interpolation formulae. Hermitian. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. limit.4.21. Variation of parameters method.Taylor’s series. Line integral. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. Poisson. Calculus: Functions of single variable. vector identities. control volume analysis for mass. divergence and curl. continuity. Fourier Series. sequence and series. Maxima and minima. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. Cauchy-Riemann equations.5. Vector Calculus: Gradient. forces on submerged bodies. power series. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. Binomial. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition.

ionic and covalent solids. iron-iron carbide phase diagram.3 Section  C:  Materials  Science   Structure: Atomic structure and bonding in materials.5. friction factor. Electronic Properties: Concept of energy band diagram for materials – conductors. doping of semiconductors and surface hardening of metals. Darcy-Weisbach relation. Materials characterization techniques such as. creep. heat treatment of steels. thermal conductivity. plastic deformation. miller indices of planes and directions. Basic ideas of flow measurement using venturimeter. potential flow past a circular cylinder. intermediate phases. additives for polymer products. phase rule. Thermal Properties: Heat capacity. thermal expansion of materials. modulus of elasticity. intermetallic compounds.Potential flow: elementary flow fields and principle of superposition. refraction. atomic absorption spectroscopy. ductile and brittle fracture. properties. lasers and optical fibers. photoconductivity and superconductivity. shape memory alloys. binary phase diagrams. Diffusion: Fick’s laws and application of diffusion in sintering. transmission electron microscopy. differential scanning calorimetry. Fully-developed pipe flow. 75   . 4.21. semiconductors and insulators. hardness. scanning electron microscopy. tensile strength. Polymers: Classification. ceramic and polymeric materials. Advanced Materials and Tools: Smart materials. intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors. laminar and turbulent flows. recrystallization and grain growth. Composites: Properties and applications of various composites. electrical conductivity – effect of temperature on conductility. Qualitative ideas of boundary layer and separation. recovery. absorption and transmission of electromagnetic radiation in solids. fatigue. drag and lift forces. superalloys. exhibiting ferroelectric. Mechanical Properties: stress-strain diagrams of metallic. atomic force microscopy. impact strength. optoelectric. Microstrcture. hot working of metals. packing geometry in metallic. Optical Properties: Reflection. piezoelectric. Concept of amorphous. processing and applications of traditional and advanced ceramics. semiconducting behavior. yield strength. Crystal structure of materials. structure and properties. properties and applications. properties and applications of ferrous and non-ferrous alloys. dielectric properties. nanomaterials – synthesis. solubility limit. single and polycrystalline structures and their effect on properties of materials. polymerization. viscoelasticity. unit cells and space lattices. processing and applications. streamlined and bluff bodies. importance of nondimensional numbers. cold. Dimensional analysis: Concept of geometric. determination of structures of simple crystals by x-ray diffraction. crystal systems. kinematic and dynamic similarity. pitot-static tube and orifice plate. Ceramics: Structure. biomaterials. Metals and Alloys: Solid solutions.Imperfections in crystalline solids and their role in influencing various properties.Crystal growth techniques. scanning tunneling microscopy. toughness. elongation.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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However. If I want the Online Payment (Netbanking) option. 8. Your browser screen will re-directed to the bank you choose. Challan Payment: Payment by cash at any branch of Canara Bank or State Bank of India. you can indicate the category to which you belong to. 86   .gate. After confirming the payment. how should I complete the application process? After filling all the fields in the ONLINE application form. Login with your Internet banking credentials and confirm the payment. what do I do? If you have clicked on “Save” during application process. 3. You need to produce the category certificate only to the admitting institute at the time of admission. I want to pay online by my credit card. read the instructions and apply from the link provided in the main page. the data you entered up to that time has been stored online. Can I use one email address to fill multiple application forms? NO. 2. 6. but I don’t see that option! You can only use internet banking (netbanking) facilities for online payment. you will be allotted a centre in the examination city of your first choice. 1. 4. Why should I choose two examination cities? Generally.iitb.1 Application Process 1. 7. What about the OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates? Do they have to enclose the category certificate too? NO. Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process. 2. in the application. Online Payment: Netbanking through the payment My power/internet connection failed during application process. Only in cases where it becomes difficult to accommodate you in the examination city of your first choice. 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. Credit cards will not be accepted. 2. 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: 1.6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 6. You are asking only the SC/ST/PD candidates to enclose the category certificate. 5. How do I apply ONLINE? Go to the link How to apply? On website (www. you will be re-directed back to GATE application website. 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

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

gate. At the end of the Application process a PDF file of the application is generated. do I have to send the hard copy as well? No. Hence you need to be very careful while entering the data. You may also save a partially filled application and login in again at a later point in time to complete and submit the to complete the application process. I have attached the documents online. After completing all the steps upto PDF application form generation in ONLINE application process. I have missed to take a print of my ONLINE application at the end of my application process. 13. Sending Admit cards by post has been discontinued. Candidates will not be permitted to take the test if original and valid photo identification is not presented. Should I attest the photograph for application form? NO. signature and enclose other documents along with this print out and send to the concerned GATE office. You have to affix your photograph. This is REQUIRED in addition to the uploading of the image files. Voter ID. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license. Passport.iitb. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? on website www. you can only download the application form and cannot modify the data. Date of Birth and Residential Address. Is the Admit card alone sufficient to gain entry to the exam? No. Bring the admit card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. PAN Photocopies of the original identification document are not acceptable. When will I receive my admit card? Admit card can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012. Employee identification card. How will I get access to it? You can login using Login id (email) and password you had set up and take a printout. 18.2 Admit card 1. 17. or a notarized Affidavit with Photo. 14. 6. 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. College ID. 88   . You must bring a valid photo ID card to the examination center.2. 15. 16. Signature. After completing the ONLINE application process and generating a PDF file. you do not have to provide hard copies of documents you have submitted online. apart from the application. 2. will I be able to change my application data? NO. Do I have to send the printout of the application form? YES. Photographs must not be attested application form or uploading.

keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. however. and any such electronic gadgets. However. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. blank papers. 7. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. 89   . After submission of application. You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. 2012 with a fee of 400/. 4. payable at Mumbai. be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. The candidate is. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. 2. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. For OFFLINE exam. mobile phone. 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. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. For ONLINE examination. For ONLINE Examination. 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. 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. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue.6. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. 6. 5.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. 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. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. Will there be any arrangement at the test center for the safe keeping of my personal items such as my mobile phone? No such arrangements will be possible at the test center. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. 3. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. 1.

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

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

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

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