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  

...........  90   8   Appendix A  ...........................................................1   Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST)  .......................................2   Admit card  ..........................................................................................................................................  86   6.1   Application Process  ..........................2   PD  Category:  ................................................  88   6....................................................................  84   5...  91   8.................................................................................................................................................................................................................3   GATE Score Card  ................................................................................................  84   5..................................................................................................................................................................2   GATE 2013 Results   .......................................................................................1   GATE Score  ....................22   Life  Sciences  (XL)  ................................................................  92   3   .............3   GATE 2013 Exam  .................................................  84   5................................................................................  91   8..................................4...  79   5   Post-Exam Related Information  ....................................  89   7   Zonal  Contacts  ................  86   6...............................................................................  85   6   Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)  .....................................................................................5.....................................................................  91   9   Appendix  B:  Qualifying  Disciplines  ...........................................................................................................................................

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

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

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


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

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

3. GATE Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics *XE Paper Sections Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS GATE Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI CY TF EC EE GG Code A B C D E F G XE* XL** **XL Paper Sections Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code H I J K L M 11   . Candidates must familiarize with the paper code for the paper of their choice. 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”).

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

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

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

Jodhpur. Lucknow. Muzaffarnagar. Sikar. Kolkata 15   . Siliguri Online Kharagpur.Varanasi Bijnor. Durgapur. Kanpur. Chennai South. Udaipur Online —Sikkim Offline Gangtok Online Chennai. Cuttack. Chidambaram.Bikaner. Sangli.Vellore Online Agartala Tripura Offline Agartala Agra. Jalandhar. Gorakhpur. Greater Kolkata (South) West Bengal Asansol. Thanjavur. Ludhiana. Jalandhar. Greater Kolkata (North). Shegaon. Haridwar. Coimbatore. Jaipur. Jhansi. Roorkee. Jodhpur. Aligarh. Srinagar Asansol. Bareilly.Meerut. Jaipur. Allahabad. Allahabad. Rourkela.Patiala Punjab Offline Amritsar.Madurai. Lucknow. Kanpur.Vellore Tamil Nadu Chennai North. Berhampur. Offline IITM Nagercoil. Cuttack. Bathinda. Kota. Rourkela. Siliguri Offline Kharagpur. Roorkee Uttarakhand Offline Dehradun. Varanasi Online Ghaziabad. Solapur. Salem. Sambalpur Online Puducherry Puducherry Offline Puducherry Online Amritsar. Alwar. Tiruchirapalli. Bareilly. Wardha Zonal GATE Office IITG IITG IITKGP IITKGP IITM IITM IITR IITR IITD IITD IITG Online Bhubaneswar.Salem. Kota. IITK Sultanpur. Aligarh.Exam State Mode Online Imphal Manipur Offline Imphal City (Pimpri Chinchwad). Kalyani. Tiruchirapalli. Bathinda. Dindigul. Ghaziabad. Chidambaram. Tirunelveli. Satara. Thanjavur. Noida IITR IITR IITR IITG IITKGP IITG IITKGP Online Dehradun. Coimbatore. Chandigarh. Patiala Online Ajmer. IITM Tirunelveli. Thane. Bhubaneswar.Meerut. Chandigarh. Durgapur. Muzaffarnagar. Kalyani. Madurai. Udaipur Rajasthan Offline Ajmer. Noida Uttar Pradesh Offline Mathura IITR IITD IITG IITK IITG Agra. Sambalpur Orissa Offline Balasore. Bikaner. Haldwani. Haldwani. 3. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given With this interface you can 1. Upload photograph. 4. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. View your answers.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. Check the status of your application form: Received. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. Download Admit Card. Category General/OBC-NC (Male Candidates) SC / ST / PD* (Male Candidates) Female Candidates * PD: Person with a Physical Disability Application Fee 1200/600/0 (Exempted) 3. and supporting documents. Apply for the examination online 2. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. 7. 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. etc.3. The application fee is non-refundable. Make application fee payment through netbanking.5. Under Scrutiny. 6. 5. marks and GATE score.     16   . Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). signature. Admit Card Ready for Download.

Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). 8. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. Good quality image of your signature (in . GATE paper.3. Before you make the payment. 4. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there.2 and 3. where you have to carefully check for any errors. Personal information 2.4) 5. 17   . an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. You must click on the link and enter the password. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. 8. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3.). Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0.5. asdf. and resume filling in by logging in again. 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. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. by providing a valid email address.1). Eligibility Degree Details (College address. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. 6. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. 10.5 MB See section 3.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). You will be required to change the password after the first login. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. Please see Section 3.2. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. 9. Once you submit the application with payment. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). “Save” partially filled form. “Logout”. Keep the following information ready: 1.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. 12345. You must first register yourself.5.3) while filling the online form. PIN Code of College) 4. etc. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. 5. 2. Upon registration.5. DOB. 3.5. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory).

as the fee is exempted.5. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. to qualify for the reduced fee. 3. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.2.11. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. a PD certificate has to be provided. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.2.1. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”.5. of India. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. Color mode: 256 colors 3.5 MB. as required by MHRD. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. Govt. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.5. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.1). However.2.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. 18   . File format: PDF or JPEG 3.1. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3..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. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. 12.

3. You can also check the status in your bank. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form.3.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment.3. as required by MHRD.3. 5.5. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. 3. From the GATE Online Application Interface.C). 2. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account.5. of India.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. 7. Govt. 19   . you will be redirected to a bank you choose. Candidate Category Mode Online Netbanking Male General/OBC-NC Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Online Netbanking Male SC/ST/PD Canara Bank Challan SBI Challan Female Application Fee Bank Charges Total to be Paid 1200 1200 1200 600 600 600 10 20 25 10 20 25 1210 1220 1225 610 620 625 No Application Fee. 3. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. and you are not sure if you have made the payment.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. Once you confirm. of India. 6. In such a case. Govt.5. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. 2. 4. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). as required by MHRD.

3.3. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. 2. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. Cut this address slip. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility.5. 4. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. Before mailing. If you had paid the application fee by challan. sign. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. 5. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. 4. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . where the application form needs to be mailed. 2. 3. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. You do not need to have an account in that branch. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. You must sign in the box provided 4. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. and sign the application in the box provided. Do not pin. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. Out of the printed pages.4. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. 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. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. the following procedures need to be completed 3. 3.5.1 Before  Mailing   1. 4. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). 2. or attest the photograph 3.

There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. 8 October 2012. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 4. 8th October 2012. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). 3. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. 2. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online.5. Do not fill address by hand. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. 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. 2012 or earlier) 6.5. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate.2 Mailing   1. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday.4. 21   .

The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application.3.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. If you normally wear spectacles. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. nose. and chin should be clearly visible. only clear glasses are permitted. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. cheeks. 5. 6. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses.5. 3. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. any cloth or any shadow. both eyes. 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. 11.5. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. Forehead. 1.5    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. 3.         22   . Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. without any refund of the application fees. lip.5 cm x 3. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit.5. 7. 4. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10.5cm print 9. 8. 2. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240.

Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .5.5.2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.3.

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

5. and get the image cropped by the studio itself.                 25   . 3. 4.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. 5.3 Signature  Specifications   1.5. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. 6. 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. 2. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper.

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

1. 4. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. No.4 Examination Related Information 4. apart from the core subject of the paper. See further explanation below. 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. 27   . however.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). The candidate is. 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. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl.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. No. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan.

Any two of XL sections I to M The choice of two out of the sections I to M can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). 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). EC.3. GA – General Aptitude 3.4. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. For all other papers (CS. XE. 28   . ME. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (B to G). BT. The examination for the papers with codes AE.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. AR. At the end of the three hour window. 4.1.2 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. CH. Section H – Chemistry 2. 4. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. AG. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. GA – General Aptitude 3. MT. 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. PH. CY.1. 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. and PI). and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. TF. CE. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. MN. MA. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. IN. GG. EE.

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

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

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

two pairs of questions would be common data questions. 32   . Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B. each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper. Out of the 2-mark questions. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks).for the answer. Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions). Out of the 2 mark questions. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. This section contains 15 multiplechoice questions carrying a total of 25 marks: 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 20 marks).4. 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). 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. Each section in Part B (Section 1 and Section 2) consists of 30 multiple-choice questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 60 marks and some of these may be numerical questions). 4. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory. Out of these. For numerical answer type questions. 1 pair is common data questions. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory. This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks). Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. Part A is common for all candidates. 4. and 1 pair is linked answer questions. 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). 4.4. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B.3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section.

Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1.” With what. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. besides mercury.2. (B) Q. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures.5. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. As the mercury rises. These are. verbal analogies. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . placed in the thermometer under pressure. word groups. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. 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. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. attempts to send the missile into space. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. the gas pressures are increased. critical reasoning and verbal deduction.4. numerical estimation. Verbal Ability: English grammar. however. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. (A) Q. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. sentence completion.3. instructions. 2.1. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany.4. For measuring temperature below –40oF. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. (B) Q.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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).


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

magmatic differentiation. shear zone. optical mineralogy. mineral and ground water. isotope geochemistry. distribution of major. unconformities. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. quantitative and applied geomorphology. development and evolution of landforms. faults. Basic structural geology. electromagnetic. cleavage. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). association of igneous. sedimentary facies. joints. glacier and ocean. introductory well logging. primary and secondary structures. schistosity and lineation. sedimentary processes and environments. stratigraphic principles. marine geology and ocean resources. 55   . strain and material response. earthquakes. electrical. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. meteorites. geometry and genesis of folds.5. geochemical evolution of the earth. superposed folding. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy.5. physical properties of the interior of the earth. tectonites and their significance. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. vertebrates. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction. soil formation. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. basin analysis.12. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. basement cover relationship. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. Geomorphic processes and agents. ore reserve estimation. Ground water geology. controlling factors. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. plate tectonics. role of fluids in metamorphism. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. grade and basic types. geostatistics. 4.5. shape. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. Metamorphism. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. elements of seismology. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic. geochemical cycles. metamorphism of pelitic. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. ore dressing and mineral economics. Introduction to remote sensing. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. metamorphic facies.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. Stress. Cosmic abundance. hydrothermal. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. sampling. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. magnetic.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4.4. classification of minerals. continental drift. mineralogy and petrology. wind. crystal chemistry. methods of projection. ores and metamorphism. microfossils and palaeoflora.12. continents and continental processes. mining methods. internal structure and composition of the earth. slope and drainage.Physical basis and applications of gravity. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. volcanism and orogeny. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. forms. forms and textures. physical oceanography. isostasy.Geological time scale and geochronology.1 Earth and Planetary system. Igneous rocks – classification. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. brittle and ductile deformation. twinning. Morphology.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. size. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. Coal and petroleum geology. minor and trace elements. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas. action of river. Weathering.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

5.21. divergence and curl. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. total derivatives. sequence and series. Maxima and minima. steady and unsteady flows. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method.4. Application in solving potential problems. Binomial. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). forces on submerged bodies. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. surface and volume integrals. 74   . symmetric.5.5. power series. rank. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. double and triple integrals and their applications. Fourier Series. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. Poisson. stream function and potential function. random variables. Cauchy. Line integral. Functions of two variables. vector identities. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. Half range sine and cosine series. Concept of fluid rotation. control volume analysis for mass. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. and normal distributions. power series solutions. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. concept of local and convective accelerations. limit. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. partial derivatives. Calculus: Functions of single variable. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. Bayes Theorem. momentum and energy. Cauchy-Riemann equations. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. vorticity. Lagrange method of multipliers.21. correlation and linear regression. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. Vector Calculus: Gradient. Mean value theorems. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. Newton’s interpolation formulae. continuity and differentiability. Variation of parameters method. 4. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. line. directional derivatives. tests for convergence. Beta and Gamma functions. Hermitian. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. conditional probability. inverse. Stokes. limit.Euler’s equations. maxima and minima. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). diagonalisation of matrices.Laplace equation. continuity.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids.Taylor’s series. system of linear equations. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. Complex variable: Analytic functions. discrete and continuous distributions. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. manometry.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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