GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure
 

 

 

Organizing Institute

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

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

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

4th year or Completed

2013

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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed

2013

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

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

2014

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

2015

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

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

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Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

Certificate from Principal Candidates who have to submit a certificate from their Principal, as determined from the above table, have to obtain a signature from their principal on a certificate that will be printed on the application PDF file provided after completion of online application submission. Candidates with backlogs Candidates who have appeared in the final semester/year exam in 2012, but with a backlog (arrears/failed subjects) in any of the papers in their qualifying degree should submit 1. A copy of any one of the marks sheets of the final year, OR
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2. A letter from the principal indicating that the student has a backlog from an earlier semester/year to be cleared. 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. 10   .

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

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

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

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

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

Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. Apply for the examination online 2. 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. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. 3. and supporting documents. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. Admit Card Ready for Download. marks and GATE score.     16   . Make application fee payment through netbanking. Download Admit Card.ac. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. 4. signature. 5. View your answers.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. Under Scrutiny. 6. Rejected after Scrutiny failed.5.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. Upload photograph. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). 7.3. The application fee is non-refundable.in With this interface you can 1.iitb. etc. Check the status of your application form: Received.

Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). 3. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. Good quality image of your signature (in . Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. 9. Next you will see an application form to be filled in.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.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. 5. Eligibility Degree Details (College address.1). Upon registration. by providing a valid email address. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3.5 MB See section 3.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). and resume filling in by logging in again. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. Once you submit the application with payment. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). etc. DOB. Please see Section 3. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). 10.4) 5. 17   . GATE paper. “Logout”. You must click on the link and enter the password.3) while filling the online form. Before you make the payment. asdf. You must first register yourself.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. 2.5. 4. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website.2. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). PIN Code of College) 4. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name.5.5. Optional: You may upload pdf files of supporting documents conforming to the eligibility (except principal’s certificate) and category requirements given below in section Supporting Documents 7.). “Save” partially filled form. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. Keep the following information ready: 1. You will be required to change the password after the first login. 12345. where you have to carefully check for any errors.5. Personal information 2. 6.3. 8. 8.2 and 3. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application.

18   . as required by MHRD. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0.5.1. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.5 MB.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.5. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.11.1). if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.2.1.2 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. 3.2. a PD certificate has to be provided.2. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. of India. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. Govt. However. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. to qualify for the reduced fee. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. 12. as the fee is exempted.5.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online.. 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. Color mode: 256 colors 3.

and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. as required by MHRD. 19   . 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. 2. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. 4. Govt.5. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. 3. 2. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface.3. 3. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment.5.5. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. 5. 6. In such a case. as required by MHRD. 7. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. Govt. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. Once you confirm. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure).3.3. You can also check the status in your bank.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. From the GATE Online Application Interface. of India. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. of India. 3.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. 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.C).

The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. Do not pin. 2. the following procedures need to be completed 3. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. If you had paid the application fee by challan.5.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. Cut this address slip.3. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. 3. sign. 3.5. or attest the photograph 3. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. 4. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. 4. 5. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. You must sign in the box provided 4. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. 4. where the application form needs to be mailed. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. You do not need to have an account in that branch.4. 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. 2. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013.1 Before  Mailing   1. Out of the printed pages. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. and sign the application in the box provided. Before mailing. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. 3. 2.

4. 2. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate.5. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. 8th October 2012.5. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. 8 October 2012. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. 3. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. 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. 21   . 2012 or earlier) 6. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. 4. Do not fill address by hand. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online.2 Mailing   1.

and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. nose. 3. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. without any refund of the application fees.5. 1. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4.5.         22   . Forehead.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10.5cm print 9. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. 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.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. 4. both eyes. 11. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. any cloth or any shadow. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. If you normally wear spectacles.3. 7. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. 8. 6. 2.5 cm x 3. cheeks. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot.5. 5. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. lip. only clear glasses are permitted. 3. and chin should be clearly visible.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. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses.

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

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

4. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300.                 25   . Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 6. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted.5.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. 2. 5. 3. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150.5. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio.3 Signature  Specifications   1.

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

apart from the core subject of the paper. 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. however. See further explanation below.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. 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.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills).1. No. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below.4 Examination Related Information 4. 27   . No. 4. The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. The candidate is.

1. The examination for the papers with codes AE. 28   . the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. At the end of the three hour window. CY.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. PH. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. and PI). CH. XE. GA – General Aptitude 3. EC. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). Section H – Chemistry 2. ME. EE. MN. AG. 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.3. 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. AR. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. MT. 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. Any two of XE sections B to G The choice of two out of the sections B to G can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. For all other papers (CS.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. CE.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. GG. MA. 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).4. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. GA – General Aptitude 3. BT. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (B to G). IN. 4. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. 4.1. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. TF.

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

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

two pairs of questions would be common data questions.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer.Example Q. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly.0 (D) 12. each question will have four choices 31   . There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. Likewise. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. Out of these. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. The GA section includes 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 5 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 10 marks). for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. where each question carries 2 marks. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. However. In the ONLINE papers.4. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. and carry a total of 15 marks. for the linked answer question pair. In other words. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. 4. 4. For multiple choice type questions. GA questions are of multiple choice type. 4. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type.48. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair.0 (B) 8. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions.4.2 Question papers other than GG. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. XE and XL These papers would contain 25 questions carrying one mark each (sub-total 25 marks) and 30 questions carrying two marks each (sub-total 60 marks).0 (C) 10. Or these can be common data questions. Each question under this group will carry two marks. passage and the like.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question).

the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory. 1 pair is common data questions. Out of the 2-mark questions. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks). and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks).4. Out of the 2 mark questions. 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). Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. and 1 pair is linked answer questions. Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions). 32   . 4. Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. Each of the other sections of the XL paper (Sections I through M) contains 20 multiple choice questions carrying a total of 30 marks: 10 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 10 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 20 marks).4.3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section.for the answer. Each section in Part B (Section 1 and Section 2) consists of 30 multiple-choice questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 60 marks and some of these may be numerical questions). each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given. Out of these. Part A is common for all candidates.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper. Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B. 4. Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory. 4.4. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. This section contains 15 multiplechoice questions carrying a total of 25 marks: 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 20 marks). 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. For numerical answer type questions.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions.

When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. sentence completion. placed in the thermometer under pressure. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. For measuring temperature below –40oF. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. attempts to send the missile into space. (B) Q. numerical estimation. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF.” With what. (B) Q. These are. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. Verbal Ability: English grammar.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. As the mercury rises.1. besides mercury. instructions. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. (A) Q. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany.4. the gas pressures are increased. 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. 2. word groups. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully.5.2. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. verbal analogies.4. however. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas .1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1.3.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Routh and Niquist techniques. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. insulation.Normal and Binomial distribution. Theorems of integral calculus. Partial Derivatives. Control Systems: Principles of feedback. principles of over-current. Electrical Machines: Single phase transformer – equivalent circuit. Signals and Systems: Representation of continuous and discrete-time signals. energy conversion principles. Maxima and minima. per-unit quantities. Laplace and Z transforms. dielectrics. node and mesh analysis. symmetrical components. transmission line models and performance. starting and speed control. Fourier. KCL. Mean. resonance. Method of variation of parameters. Poisson. three phase circuits. Thevenin’s. time-invariant and causal systems. economic operation. Probability and Statistics: Sampling theorems. solid state relays and digital protection. single phase induction motors. load flow. Calculus: Mean value theorems. Surface and Volume integrals. Differential equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). Multiple integrals. Gauss and Green’s theorems.4.5. types. bus impedance and admittance matrices. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. Directional derivatives. three phase transformers – connections. tests. Stokes. Discrete and continuous distributions. linear. line. regulation and parallel operation of generators. system stability concepts. performance characteristics. swing curves and equal area criterion. lead and lead-lag compensation. voltage control. windings. block diagrams. shifting and scaling operations. Norton’s and Superposition and Maximum Power Transfer theorems. state space model. fault analysis. Initial and boundary value problems. Transform Theory: Fourier transform. Partial Differential Equations and variable separable method.Laplace transform. Conditional probability. servo and stepper motors. auto-transformer. cable performance. circuit breakers. Residue theorem. characteristics and applications. Fourier series representation of continuous periodic signals. Line. inductance. Systems of linear equations. Fourier series. DC machines – types. Correlation and regression analysis. electric field and potential due to point. Power Systems: Basic power generation concepts. plane and spherical charge distributions. sinusoidal steady-state analysis. basic filter concepts. regulation and efficiency. Ampere’s and Biot-Savart’s laws. steady-state errors. transfer function. solution integrals. 53   . controllability and observability. corona and radio interference. KVL. parallel operation. Electrical Engineering Electric Circuits and Fields: Network graph.11 Electrical  Engineering  (EE)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix Algebra. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula. transient response of dc and ac networks. Z-transform. Bode plots. ideal current and voltage sources. Gauss Theorem. capacitance. HVDC transmission and FACTS concepts. distribution systems. generator characteristics. synchronous machines – performance. twoport networks. sampling theorem. Eigen values and eigen vectors. three phase induction motors – principles. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. Complex variables: Analytic functions. power factor correction. starting and speed control of motors. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. mode and standard deviation. state transition matrix. differential and distance protection. Vector identities. lag. armature reaction and commutation. median. motor starting. Numerical Methods: Solutions of non-linear algebraic equations. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. Random variables. phasor diagram. root loci.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Taylor’s and Laurent’ series.5. conditional probability. limit. power series. partial derivatives. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. Concept of fluid rotation. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. Variation of parameters method. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. inverse. control volume analysis for mass. maxima and minima. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. Half range sine and cosine series. line. Cauchy-Riemann equations. symmetric. Lagrange method of multipliers. Cauchy. 4. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. Application in solving potential problems. forces on submerged bodies. divergence and curl. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. Line integral. vorticity.Euler’s equations.21. Fourier Series. Hermitian.Taylor’s series. Stokes. diagonalisation of matrices. Calculus: Functions of single variable. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. double and triple integrals and their applications. rank. concept of local and convective accelerations. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals.5. continuity.4. vector identities. continuity and differentiability. system of linear equations. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. Vector Calculus: Gradient. manometry. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods.21.5. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. Binomial.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. power series solutions. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. steady and unsteady flows. sequence and series.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. 74   . Mean value theorems. total derivatives. Poisson. Maxima and minima. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear). Functions of two variables. Beta and Gamma functions. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule.eigenvalues and eigenvectors.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. Bayes Theorem. correlation and linear regression. surface and volume integrals. directional derivatives. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. momentum and energy. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. stream function and potential function. and normal distributions. random variables. limit. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). tests for convergence. discrete and continuous distributions.Laplace equation. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. Newton’s interpolation formulae. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. Complex variable: Analytic functions. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems.

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

theories of failure. deflection (for symmetric bending). state diagram. force acting on a body in motion. Environmental Degradation: Corrosion and oxidation of materials. Air-standard Brayton cycle. Maxwell equations. ferromagnetism. specific heats. equilibrium equations. enthalpy. ideal and real gases. first law applied to systems and control volumes. free-body diagrams. P-V-T behaviour of simple compressible substances. 4. adiabatic and isothermal compressibilities. phase rule. state of a system. 76   . thermodynamic system (closed and open or control volume). calculations of properties. torsion in circular shafts. Carnot theorems. Air standard Diesel cycle. diamagnetism. antiferro magnetism. energy methods (Castigliano’s Theorems). Air standard Otto cycle. axial. Clapeyron equation. concept of temperature. magnetic hysterisis.21. Axial. Euler buckling. Thermodynamic cycles: Carnot vapor power cycle. Stresses and strains. paramagnetism. Rankine Reheat cycle. shear and bending stresses. principal stresses and strains. time and speed.Magnetic Properties: Origin of magnetism in metallic and ceramic materials. thermodynamic temperature scale. thermodynamic properties and equilibrium.21.5.4 Section  D:  Solid  Mechanics   Equivalent force systems. Zeroth law of thermodynamics. different modes of work. steady and unsteady flow analysis. analysis of determinate trusses and frames. principle of increase of entropy. macroscopic approach. laws of motion. law of conservation of momentum. law of conservation of energy. Second Law of Thermodynamics: Kelvin-Planck and Clausius statements. coefficient of volume expansion. thermodynamic property tables and charts. Mohr’s circle. path and process. thermal strain. 4. ferrimagnetism. air-water vapor mixtures and simple thermodynamic processes involving them. shear and bending moment diagrams. Ideal Rankine cycle. force as function of position.5. Ideal Gas Mixtures:Dalton’s and Amagat’s laws. Clausius inequality and concept of entropy.5 Section  E:  Thermodynamics   Basic Concepts: Continuum. liquid and vapor phases. thin cylinders. generalized Hooke’s Law. First Law of Thermodynamics: Energy. equations of state. Vapor-compression refrigeration cycle. reversible and irreversible processes. availability and irreversibility. compressibility chart. Free vibration of single degree of freedom systems. Thermodynamic Relations: T-ds relations. Properties of Pure Substances: Thermodynamic properties of pure substances in solid. simple relative motion of particles. Joule-Thomson coefficient. heat. prevention. friction.

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

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

dipole moment. Half Cell potentials. Ribonuclease A. Photosynthesis: the Calvin cycle. Clausius-Clapeyron equation. lattice energy (Born-Haber Cycle). coordination complexes: valence bond and crystal field theory. catalysis and elementary enzyme reactions.Importance of water. Lipids.5. activation energy. Basis of Organic Reactions Mechanism: Elementary treatment of SN1. galvanic cells. 79   . Identification of functional groups by chemical tests Structure-Reactivity Correlations: Acids and bases. Structure and bonding: Ionic and covalent bonding. Thermodynamics: First law. uncertainty principle. Generation and utilization of ATP. and work function. zero. VSEPR theory and shape of molecules. first and second order kinetics. Metabolism and bioenergetics. and V. wave particle duality. Cell structure and organelles. geometry and magnetic properties. Proteins and Nucleic acids. bond angle and bond energy. structure parameters such as bond length.O. Electrochemistry: Conductance. Enzyme kinetics including its regulation and inhibition. heat of reaction. Second law. electronic configuration of atoms. electronic and steric effects.5. Reaction Kinetics: Rate constant. electrophoresis. Hess law. Hemoglobin.5. and S. pentose phosphate pathway. Al. Third law of thermodynamics. Protein structure. color. periodic table and periodic properties. halides and hydrides of alkali and alkaline earth metals. Metabolism of Nitrogen containing compounds: nitrogen fixation. oxidative phosphorylation. ionic equilibria in solution. Lysozyme. Markonikoff rule and Kharash effect. aromatic electrophilic substitution. free energy change and equilibrium constant. B. hydrolysis of salts. 4. order of reaction. M.p. Troutons rule. quantum mechanical model of hydrogen atom. atomic size. general characteristics of 3d elements. free energy. s. conformers.22. N. Addition reactions. hybridisation. Hoffmann and Saytzeff rules. and d Block Elements: Oxides. tautomerism. Kohlrausch law. enthalpy. entropy. optical and geometrical isomerism. solubility product. glycogen and fatty acid metabolism. concept of aromaticity. gluconeogenesis. electronegativity. heat of formation. Gibbs-Helmholtz equation. thermodynamic aspects and their applications. Kp and Kx) for homogeneous reactions. amino acids and nucleotides. SN2. hydrogen bonding. P. Kirchoff’s equation.2 Section  I:  Biochemistry   Organization of life.B. pH. Carboxypeptidase and Chymotrypsin. ionic radii. emf. Vitamins and Coenzymes. Diels-Alder reaction. buffer and their applications in chemical analysis. election affinity.1 Section  H:  Chemistry  (Compulsory)   Atomic structure and periodicity: Planck’s quantum theory. orientation effect as exemplified by various functional groups. size exclusion and affinity chromatography. resonance. Ionic solids. Chemical Equilibria: Colligative properties of solutions. common ion effect. Metabolic pathways and their regulation: glycolysis. reversible and irreversible processes. Carbohydrates. equilibrium constants (Kc. Biochemical separation techniques and characterization: ion exchange. van der Waals interactions. UV-visible. molecularity. fluorescence and Mass spectrometry. Nernst equation. Si. ionization energy. Structure and function of biomolecules: Amino acids. E1 and E2 reactions. TCA cycle.4.22 Life  Sciences  (XL)   4.22. approaches for diatomic molecules. folding and function: Myoglobin. internal energy.

seed storage proteins. secondary growth in plants and stellar organization. biochemical mechanisms involved in flowering. vascular system. seed formation. Concept of cellular totipotency. sporophytic and gametophytic self incompability. artificial seed. gums. T cell receptor. Immunological techniques: Immunodiffusion. secondary metabolism in plant cell culture. conservation strategies. rubber. plastid transformation. site directed mutagenesis and DNA-microarray. RIA and ELISA. their ontogeny. plant-microbe beneficial interactions. gene mutation and repair. transcription and translation. lichen and bacteria. prokaryotic and eukaryotic genome organization. ecological succession. triploidy. stem and leaves. Signal transduction. extrachromosomal inheritance. timber. nucleic acid). cell division. methods – selection. T and B cell activation. transposons. fungi. Economic Botany: A general account of economically and medicinally important plants. drugs and narcotics. plantibodies. mechanism of action and physiological effects of plant growth regulators. Recombinant DNA technology and applications: PCR. respiration. and their control measures. Antibody structure. Economic importance of algae. chromosomal aberrations (numerical and structural). Genetics: Principles of Mendelian inheritance. food chains and energy flow. Flowering: photoperiodism and vernalization.3 Section  J:  Botany   Plant Systematics: Systems of classification (non-phylogenetic vs. mechanism(s) of pathogenesis and resistance. Major histocompatibilty complex. pigments. pulses. cytoskeleton. genetic maps and molecular markers. gene transfer methods viz. 4.22. cell wall and membranes. heterosis. dynamics. signal transduction. N2 metabolism. (proteins. sugar. marker-assisted selection. dyes. phylogenetic – outline). hybridization. somaclonal variation. organelles. enzyme kinetics. vegetation types of the world. genetic mapping. Ecology and Environment: Ecosystems – types. bacteria and viruses. Cells of the immune system: T. life cycle of an angiosperm. transgenic plants and their application in agriculture. meristems. speciation and extinction. molecular detection of pathogens. lipids. photorespiration. Morphogenesis & Development: Cell cycle. regulation of gene expression. oils. structure and functions. molecular mechanism of senencensce and aging. transport of minerals and solutes. pollination. organogenesis and somatic embryogenesis. stomatal physiology. stress physiology. phytoremediation. linkage. immunoelectrophoresis. carbohydrates. anatomy of root. clonal propagation. neurotransmitters. organization. pollution and global warming.5. embryogenesis. Immune system. Plant Breeding and Genetic Modification: Principles. biosynthesis. direct and vector-mediated. Complement system. Plant Anatomy: Plant cell structure. in vitro fertilization. seed dormancy and germination. Physiology and Biochemistry: Plant water relations. Transport across membranes. hormones and DNA replication. fertilization. beverages. 80   . plant groups. diseases of important crops caused by fungi. Plant Pathology: Nature and classification of plant diseases. structure and function of biomolecules. embryo culture. Biochemical regulation of gene expression. degradation. molecular systematics. somatic cell hybridization. function and diversity. recombination. Active and passive immunity. haploidy.Biological membranes. plants yielding fibers. photosynthesis. male sterility. cryopreservation. molecular pharming.cereals. B and macrophages.

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

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

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

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

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

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

You are permitted to use a scientific calculator without data connectivity. The candidate is.to be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of “Chairman GATE 2013″. candidates should darken the bubbles in the answer sheet very carefully. 6. however. However. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. and any such electronic gadgets. 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. blank papers. clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue. For ONLINE Examination. 2012 with a fee of 400/. 7. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. The use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet has been discontinued. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet as no additional paper will be provided during the test. the question paper itself contains some blank sheets on which you can do the rough work. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. For OFFLINE exam. Candidates will NOT be allowed to leave the examination hall for any reason during the test. Can I use a calculator during the exam? Yes. For ONLINE examination. 8.6. After submission of application. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate.3 GATE 2013 Exam 1. What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the examination venue? Electronic diary. you will have to keep it at the test center at your own risk. 4. 2. candidates are allowed to leave the lab only after the closure of the test at the scheduled end of examination in a session. mobile phone. 1. 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. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission 2. requests for change of examination city will be accepted till November 20. Please send this DD to the Zonal office where you sent the application form. Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the test? For OFFLINE Examination. Is the use of pencils to darken the bubbles in the answer sheet permitted? NO. If you bring any item that is not permissible inside the examination venue. Am I allowed to leave the examination hall during the test? NO. For how many GATE papers can I apply? A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in the GATE INFORMATION BROCHURE or GATE website. Will there be any arrangement at the test center for the safe keeping of my personal items such as my mobile phone? No such arrangements will be possible at the test center. payable at Mumbai. Candidates should use only black ink ballpoint pen for darkening of the bubbles in the answer sheet. Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. a notepad provided to the candidate can be used to do the rough work. 5. 3. 89   .

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

The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates.                     91   . the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate.1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST) • District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner.8 Appendix A 8. which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute. 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.

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

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