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  • 1.2 Administration
  • 2 What’s New in GATE 2013?
  • 2.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013
  • 2.2 Important Dates related to GATE 2013
  • 3 Pre Exam Related Information
  • 3.1 Eligibility for GATE
  • 3.3 Examination Schedule
  • 3.4 State-wise Exam Cities
  • 3.5 How to Apply
  • 3.5.1 GATE Online Applicant Interface
  • 3.5.2 Filling in Application Online
  • 3.5.3 Application Fee Payment Options
  • 3.5.4 Mailing Documents to GATE Office
  • 3.5.5 Photograph and Signature Requirements
  • 4 Examination Related Information
  • 4.1 Structure of GATE 2013
  • 4.1.1 General Aptitude Questions
  • 4.2 Duration and Exam Type
  • 4.3 Pattern of Question Papers and Marking Scheme
  • 4.3.1 Pattern of Question Papers
  • 4.4 Marking Scheme
  • 4.4.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions
  • 4.4.2 Question papers other than GG, XE and XL
  • 4.4.3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper
  • 4.4.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences)
  • 4.4.5 XL Paper (Life Sciences)
  • 4.5 GATE Syllabi
  • 4.5.1 General Aptitude (GA): Common to All Papers Engineering
  • 4.5.2 Aerospace Engineering (AE)
  • 4.5.3 Agricultural Engineering (AG)
  • 4.5.4 Architecture and Planning (AR)
  • 4.5.5 Biotechnology (BT)
  • 4.5.6 Civil Engineering (CE)
  • 4.5.7 Chemical Engineering (CH)
  • 4.5.8 Computer Science and Information Technology (CS)
  • 4.5.9 Chemistry (CY)
  • 4.5.10 Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC)
  • 4.5.11 Electrical Engineering (EE)
  • 4.5.12 Geology and Geophysics (GG)
  • 4.5.13 Instrumentation Engineering (IN)
  • 4.5.14 Mathematics (MA)
  • 4.5.15 Mechanical Engineering (ME)
  • 4.5.16 Mining Engineering (MN)
  • 4.5.17 Metallurgical Engineering (MT)
  • 4.5.18 Physics (PH)
  • 4.5.19 Production and Industrial Engineering (PI)
  • 4.5.20 Textile Engineering and Fibre Science (TF)
  • 4.5.21 Engineering Sciences (XE)
  • 4.5.22 Life Sciences (XL)
  • 5 Post-Exam Related Information
  • 5.2 GATE 2013 Results
  • 6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
  • 6.1 Application Process
  • 7 Zonal Contacts
  • 8.1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST)
  • 8.2 PD Category:
  • 9 Appendix B: Qualifying Disciplines

GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure



Organizing Institute

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay  

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

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

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

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

Examination (Syllabus.) sections. Score Card etc.The GATE Committee. GATE is conducted through the constitution of eight zones. which comprises of representatives from the administering institutes. The zones and the corresponding administrative institutes are: Zone-1: Zone-2: Zone-3: Zone-4: Zone-5: Zone-6: Zone-7: Zone-8: Indian Institute of Science. 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. 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. Application submission. Scoring.   5   .) & Post-Exam (Answers. Exam Centers etc. Results. Pattern.). Model Question Papers etc. and is designated as the Organizing Institute for GATE 2013.

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


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

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



Monday Tuesday Wednesday







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

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

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

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


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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier


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

4th year or Completed


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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed


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

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


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


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

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


Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

7. 5. etc. Make application fee payment through netbanking. Rejected after Scrutiny failed.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. Admit Card Ready for Download.     16   . Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. 6. marks and GATE score. signature. Apply for the examination online 2. 3. 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. View your answers.iitb. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. Download Admit Card. Check the status of your application form: Received. and supporting documents.ac.in With this interface you can 1. The application fee is non-refundable.3.5.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. 4. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. Under Scrutiny. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal).5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. Upload photograph. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny.

as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. asdf.4) 5. 17   . by providing a valid email address. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. Before you make the payment. 9.3. Next you will see an application form to be filled in.5.). 5. 8.3) while filling the online form. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. 2. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. You will be required to change the password after the first login. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. 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. Please see Section 3. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3.1).5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. etc. Once you submit the application with payment. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. Good quality image of your signature (in .2. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. 4. Upon registration. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). “Logout”. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. 6. GATE paper. You must first register yourself. 12345. PIN Code of College) 4. and resume filling in by logging in again. 10. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. 8.5 MB See section 3. You must click on the link and enter the password.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7.5. 3. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate.2 and 3. where you have to carefully check for any errors. Personal information 2. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. Keep the following information ready: 1. “Save” partially filled form. DOB.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3.5.5.

Resolution: 200 dpi 2. 3. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.5.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. Govt. of India. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. However. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.5.1. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. Color mode: 256 colors 3. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. as required by MHRD.5. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.2. 12. 18   . if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.2. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step..5 MB.1. as the fee is exempted.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. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process. a PD certificate has to be provided.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.1). Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. to qualify for the reduced fee.11.

You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees. 3. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. 6. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. You have to print it out on an A4 paper.3. 2. Govt. 19   . All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. 5. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. of India. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. 3.3. 3. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. 7. 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.5. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. You can also check the status in your bank.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. 2.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be.3. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. Govt. From the GATE Online Application Interface.5. as required by MHRD. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. 4. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. as required by MHRD. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure).5. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment.C). of India. Once you confirm. In such a case.

4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. 4. or attest the photograph 3. Before mailing. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. 4. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). and sign the application in the box provided. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. 3. You do not need to have an account in that branch. Do not pin. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. the following procedures need to be completed 3. 2.5. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent.5.1 Before  Mailing   1. sign. If you had paid the application fee by challan. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise.4. 5. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . You must sign in the box provided 4. 4. 2. 3. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. where the application form needs to be mailed. 3. Cut this address slip. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan.3. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. 2. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. Out of the printed pages. 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.

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

5 cm x 3.5cm print 9. lip. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. 1. only clear glasses are permitted. 6.5.5. 11. 8. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. 5. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. 7. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. nose. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. 4. Forehead. any cloth or any shadow.         22   .5    Photograph  and  Signature  Requirements   The GATE 2013 Online Applicant Interface requires that copies of your photograph and signature be uploaded as an electronic file at the time of submitting your application. 3. 2. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. without any refund of the application fees. 3. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. cheeks. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. both eyes. For your own benefit it may be prudent not to intentionally change your facial features or hair style as in the photograph until the day of the exam. and chin should be clearly visible. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10.3. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses.5. If you normally wear spectacles. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application.

Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .5.2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.3.5.

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

Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper.3 Signature  Specifications   1. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. 2. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable.                 25   . and get the image cropped by the studio itself.5. 6.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. 3. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. 5. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 4.5.

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

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

ME. 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. MN. MA. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). XE. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. 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). CH. Section H – Chemistry 2. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. 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. GG.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. TF. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. AR. 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). At the end of the three hour window. MT. Any two of XE sections B to G The choice of two out of the sections B to G can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. AG. and PI). 4.3.1. For all other papers (CS.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. GA – General Aptitude 3. 4. IN.4. and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. The examination for the papers with codes AE. GA – General Aptitude 3. 28   . Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. PH.1. CE.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. BT. EE. EC. CY.

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

(D) expressed only when glucose and lactose are present. 30   . The candidate is expected to be able to obtain the answer either from his/her memory of the subject or at most from a one-line computation.1 nM (B) 1 nM (C) 10 nM (D) 100 nM Second question of the pair: Q. Design of Questions The questions in a paper may be designed to test the following abilities: (i) Recall: These are based on facts.Q. formulae or laws of the discipline of the paper. where the answer is a number. (iv) Numerical answer questions. 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.53 Therefore the lac-operon is (A) repressed and can only be induced with lactose.52 The molar concentration of the repressor in the cell is (A) 0. principles. (C) not repressed. Example Q. 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. 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. Example Q. to be entered by the candidate.

There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. each question will have four choices 31   . Each question under this group will carry two marks. and carry a total of 15 marks. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted.0 (C) 10. However.48. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. 4. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. In other words. 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). GA questions are of multiple choice type. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.0 (B) 8.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.2 Question papers other than GG. passage and the like. Likewise. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. for the linked answer question pair. For multiple choice type questions. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16.0 (D) 12.Example Q. The GA section includes 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 5 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 10 marks). 4. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor.4. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above.4. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. 4. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. where each question carries 2 marks. Or these can be common data questions. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). Out of these. In the ONLINE papers.

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

4. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. however. For measuring temperature below –40oF. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. numerical estimation. (B) Q. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . word groups.1. 2. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. placed in the thermometer under pressure. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. verbal analogies. These are. (A) Q.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1.4. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: Medicine is to illness as law is to _________ (A) discipline (B) anarchy (C) treason (D) etiquette Ans. sentence completion. instructions. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. thermometers filled with alcohol are used.2. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. Verbal Ability: English grammar. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. besides mercury. attempts to send the missile into space. As the mercury rises.5 GATE  Syllabi   4.” With what.3. the gas pressures are increased. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. (B) Q.5. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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


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

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

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

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

ALU and datapath. Minimization. determinants. Cache and main memory. Spanning trees. Partial derivatives. worst. Undecidability. Design: Greedy approach. CPU scheduling. I/O interface (Interrupt and DMA mode). recurrence relations. Relations. Counting. Deadlock. evaluation of definite & improper integrals. File systems. Protection and security. Poisson. Trees. Asymptotic notation. Groups. Abstract data types. Recursion. Numerical integration by trapezoidal and Simpson’s rules. Programming and Data Structures: Programming in C. Summation. Tree and graph traversals. Design and synthesis of combinational and sequential circuits. Connected components. Lattice. Numerical Methods: LU decomposition for systems of linear equations. Notions of space and time complexity. Instruction pipelining. spanning trees. Synchronization. Partial Orders. Concurrency. Arrays. Combinatorics: Permutations. First Order Logic. Computer Science And Information Technology Digital Logic: Logic functions. Mean value Theorems. Sorting. Inter-process communication. independent sets. asymptotics. Eigen values and Eigen vectors. Graph Theory: Connectivity. CPU control design. Binomial. Memory interface. Dynamic programming. Probability: Conditional Probability. Functions. Intermediate and target code generation. Computer Organization and Architecture: Machine instructions and addressing modes. Theory of Computation: Regular languages and finite automata. 47   . Parsing.5.4. Cut vertices & edges. uniform. Number representation and computer arithmetic (fixed and floating point). Algorithms: Analysis. Basics of code optimization. Shortest paths. Functions. Mean. Binary heaps. Operating System: Processes. I/O systems. Asymptotic analysis (best. Total derivatives. Bisection and Newton-Raphson Methods. Syntax directed translation. Basic concepts of complexity classes – P. Worst and average case analysis. upper and lower bounds. Random Variables. Linked Lists. Secondary storage. covering. Runtime environments. NP. Searching. Calculus: Limit. Stacks. Divide-and-conquer. Set Theory & Algebra: Sets. Binding. Context free languages and Push-down automata. matching. normal. NP-hard. Queues. systems of linear equations. Combinations. Planarity. Threads. Parameter passing. Scope. Binary search trees. Compiler Design: Lexical analysis. numerical solutions of nonlinear algebraic equations by Secant. Recursively enumerable sets and Turing machines. average cases) of time and space. maxima & minima. Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. Theorems of integral calculus. Isomorphism. Continuity & differentiability. Boolean Algebra. Median. Memory management and virtual memory. generating functions. Hashing. Colouring. Mode and Standard Deviation. Distributions. exponential. NP-complete.8 Computer  Science  and  Information  Technology  (CS)   Engineering Mathematics Mathematical Logic: Propositional Logic.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

environmental and engineering applications. integral equations in potential theory. interpretation and applications. plate tectonics. gravity field of the earth. seismology and interior of the earth. depth estimates. resistivity measurement. electromagnetic profiling. tunnels and excavation sites. preparation and analysis of gravity maps. binning. Image processing concepts in processing of magnetic anomaly maps. raster and vector mode operation. air-photo interpretation. Eikonal equation and Ray theory. hydrophones. Bouguer and isostatic anomalies. refraction and CDP surveys. size and shape of earth. CDP stacking charts. Ill-posedness of inverse problems. velocity – depth models. Interpretation of processed magnetic anomaly data. depth rules. Geological applications including groundwater. optimum geophone grouping. interaction of energy with earth’s surface. 56   . magnitude and intensity. earth’s natural electromagnetic field. airborne and marine magnetic surveys. wavelength filtering. seismic noises and noise profile analysis. velocity. electrical conductivities of metals. magnetic anomalies-geometrical shaped bodies. Conduction of electricity through rocks. Green’s theorem. electrical and magnetic properties of the earth. upward and downward continuation. natural hazards.5. Scalar and vector potential fields. thermal IR and microwave regions. magnetic susceptibility of rocks and measurements. processing and interpretation. methods of measurement for different source-receiver configuration. Clairaut’s theorem. generation and propagation of elastic waves. Elastic properties of earth materials.12.3 Part  B  –  Section  2:    Geophysics   The earth as a planet. 4. magneto-tellurics. geomagnetic depth sounding principles. variation of density. various corrections in gravity data reduction – free air. principle of equivalent stratum. Land.C. atmospheric absorption. ground-water exploration. Seismic methods of prospecting. density estimates of rocks. elliptic polarization. Type-curves over multi-layered structures. paleomagnetism. Earth’s magnetic field – elements. Laplace. role of geology in the construction of engineering structures including dams. digital seismographs. cylindrical and spherical polar coordinates. well hydraulics and water quality. regional and residual gravity separation. time and frequency domain IP measurements. Maxwell and Helmholtz equations for solution of different types of boundary value problems in Cartesian. field measurement. Ground water geology – exploration. Basic concepts of forward and inverse problems of geophysics. upward and downward continuation. Basic principles of remote sensing – energy sources and radiation principles. multispectral remote sensing in visible. land and marine seismic sources.Engineering properties of rocks and soils. Basic concept of EM induction. geochronology. gravity anomalies and their interpretation – anomalies due to geometrical and irregular shaped bodies. coefficient of anisotropy. noise cancellation by shot and geophone arrays. interpretation and applications of IP. shipborne and bore-hole gravity surveys. 2D and 3D seismic data acquisition. earthquakes-causes and measurements. Induced polarization. Land. rock forming minerals and different rocks. seismotectonics and seismic hazards. digital processing of satellite images. preparation of magnetic maps. origin and units of measurement. reduction of layers. temperature. processing of data and interpretation. infrared. source characteristics. Reflection. non-metals. concepts of D. pressure. various electrode configurations for resistivity sounding and profiling. Image theory. magnetometers. mining and hydrocarbon exploration. Dar-Zarrouck parameters. airborne. interpretation of resistivity field data. equivalence and suppression. upper and lower atmospheric phenomena. self potential and its origin. corrections. geomagnetic field. geophones. rocks as construction materials. ‘G’ and ‘g’ units of measurement. absolute and relative gravity measurements. application of filter theory. methods of measurement. digital formats. Skin-depth. heat flow. GIS – basic concepts. components in EM measurements. focal mechanisms. recording instruments (DFS). calculation of mass. oceanic and continental lithosphere. tellurics. Origin of electromagnetic field. earthquake quantification. field layouts. different motions of the earth.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

rank. tests for convergence.21. Bayes Theorem. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. Binomial. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear).21. Cauchy. discrete and continuous distributions. line. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem.Laplace equation. 74   . concept of local and convective accelerations. correlation and linear regression. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. double and triple integrals and their applications. directional derivatives. Mean value theorems. maxima and minima. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. Application in solving potential problems. Variation of parameters method. Line integral. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. system of linear equations. vorticity. Fourier Series. control volume analysis for mass. stream function and potential function. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. continuity and differentiability. manometry. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. surface and volume integrals. Vector Calculus: Gradient.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. power series solutions. momentum and energy. Stokes. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. Concept of fluid rotation. limit. partial derivatives. Newton’s interpolation formulae. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). conditional probability.5. diagonalisation of matrices. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. Complex variable: Analytic functions. Hermitian. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. Poisson. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems. Functions of two variables. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. inverse.Euler’s equations. Half range sine and cosine series. Calculus: Functions of single variable. random variables. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. Lagrange method of multipliers.4.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. power series. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus.Taylor’s series. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. sequence and series. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. total derivatives. Cauchy-Riemann equations. Maxima and minima. vector identities. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. divergence and curl. steady and unsteady flows. limit. Beta and Gamma functions.5.5. symmetric. and normal distributions. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. forces on submerged bodies. 4. continuity. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties.

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

Thermodynamic cycles: Carnot vapor power cycle. steady and unsteady flow analysis. Zeroth law of thermodynamics. adiabatic and isothermal compressibilities. first law applied to systems and control volumes. availability and irreversibility. First Law of Thermodynamics: Energy.4 Section  D:  Solid  Mechanics   Equivalent force systems. force acting on a body in motion. law of conservation of momentum. equations of state. ideal and real gases. diamagnetism. P-V-T behaviour of simple compressible substances. different modes of work. shear and bending stresses. thermodynamic properties and equilibrium. thermodynamic system (closed and open or control volume). reversible and irreversible processes. ferrimagnetism. Ideal Rankine cycle. thermal strain. 4. Free vibration of single degree of freedom systems. law of conservation of energy.5. Air standard Otto cycle.5. path and process. torsion in circular shafts. Ideal Gas Mixtures:Dalton’s and Amagat’s laws. phase rule. liquid and vapor phases. thermodynamic temperature scale. calculations of properties. enthalpy. Clausius inequality and concept of entropy. thin cylinders. principal stresses and strains. compressibility chart. paramagnetism. deflection (for symmetric bending). air-water vapor mixtures and simple thermodynamic processes involving them. Joule-Thomson coefficient. thermodynamic property tables and charts. friction. prevention. Rankine Reheat cycle. time and speed. Clapeyron equation. simple relative motion of particles. free-body diagrams. Mohr’s circle. state diagram. shear and bending moment diagrams. equilibrium equations. energy methods (Castigliano’s Theorems). 4.21.Magnetic Properties: Origin of magnetism in metallic and ceramic materials. analysis of determinate trusses and frames. concept of temperature. generalized Hooke’s Law. Air standard Diesel cycle. laws of motion. Maxwell equations. state of a system. coefficient of volume expansion. Carnot theorems.5 Section  E:  Thermodynamics   Basic Concepts: Continuum. Thermodynamic Relations: T-ds relations. axial. force as function of position. Axial. magnetic hysterisis. ferromagnetism. Stresses and strains.21. Properties of Pure Substances: Thermodynamic properties of pure substances in solid. Second Law of Thermodynamics: Kelvin-Planck and Clausius statements. Vapor-compression refrigeration cycle. 76   . principle of increase of entropy. Air-standard Brayton cycle. Euler buckling. antiferro magnetism. Environmental Degradation: Corrosion and oxidation of materials. macroscopic approach. specific heats. heat. theories of failure.

PVC. viscosity average and Z-average molecular weights. Measurements of rheological parameters by capillary rotating. CSM.21. particulate. chlorophylls. Polymer Technology: Polymer compounding-need and significance. cellulose. thermodynamics. Silicone. different compounding ingredients for rubber and plastics. degree of polymerizations. Polymer Characterization: Solubility and swelling. thermoforming. different flow equations. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. environmental stress cracking resistance. abrasion. monomer reactivity ratios and its significance. blow molding. reaction injection molding. swelling. TGA). Epoxy. internal mixer. Polymer blends and composites: Difference between blends and composites. EPDM. PER. Nitrile. viscoelasticity-creep and stress relaxations.21. ABS. Pigments: Carotenoids. transfer molding. melting transition. alternating. PC. Fluoropolymers Thermosetting polymers: PF. pectic substances and dietary fibre. ODR and MDR. rubber-plastic and rubber-rubber blends. Polymer processing: Compression molding. their significance. kinetics. Conductivity-thermal and electrical. thermal (DSC. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. TPE. hardness. rubber curing in parallel plate viscometer. Unsaturated polyester. dependence of shear modulus on temperature. Nutrition: Balanced diet. impact. 77   . anthocyanins. compressive. emulsion. polymer alloys. glass transition. FRP. control of rheological characteristics through compounding. calendaring. copolymerization. surface resistivity. Role of minerals in nutrition. polymer crystallinity. crosslinking and vulcanization. CR. Coenzymes. PP. criteria for rubberiness. Antinutrients. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. concept of average molecular weight. microscopic (optical and electronic) techniques. different copolymers. tear. injection molding. power factor. long and short fibre reinforced composites.5.6 Section  F:  Polymer  Science  and  Engineering   Chemistry of high polymers: Monomers. Enzymes: Specificity. parallel plate. PSU. resilience.7 Section  G:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. electric resistance. vulcanization kinetics. solution. suspension. ageing resistance. esters. volume resistivity. XRD. ketones and quinones. PS. analysis of polymers using IR. molecular/segmental deformations at different zones and transitions.4. dielectric constant. Nutrition deficiency diseases. Synthesis and properties: Commodity and general purpose thermoplastics: PE. classification of polymers. endurance.oligopolysaccharides including starch. Polymer testing: Mechanical-static and dynamic tensile. SBR. BR. Kinetics and inhibition. Rancidity of fats. Alkyds. fatigue. Polymer rheology: Flow of Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids. functionality.5. MF. azeotropic copolymerization. Food flavours: Terpenes. UF. tannins and myoglobin. DMTA. 4. block and graft copolymers. rubber processing in two-roll mill. PPO. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. dissipation factor. their kinetics. techniques for copolymerizationbulk. Natural and synthetic rubbers: Recovery of NR hydrocarbon from latex. Engineering Plastics: Nylon. polymer eutectics. determination of number average. random. PU polymers. phase morphology. metallocene polymers and other newer techniques of polymerization. flexural. blend miscibility-miscible and immiscible blends. toughness. Acrylic. IIR. PBT. Polymerization and polymorphism. cone-plate rheometer. weight average. Polyesters. rotational molding. choice of polymers for blending. plastic-plastic. extrusion. pultrusion. mechanical models. polymerization methods: addition and condensation.

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

periodic table and periodic properties. common ion effect. resonance. ionic radii. Enzyme kinetics including its regulation and inhibition. hydrogen bonding.5. B.O. Chemical Equilibria: Colligative properties of solutions. solubility product. optical and geometrical isomerism. P. coordination complexes: valence bond and crystal field theory. Basis of Organic Reactions Mechanism: Elementary treatment of SN1. molecularity. Kp and Kx) for homogeneous reactions. TCA cycle. and work function.22. geometry and magnetic properties. Biochemical separation techniques and characterization: ion exchange. electronic configuration of atoms. oxidative phosphorylation. Si. Nernst equation. Markonikoff rule and Kharash effect. general characteristics of 3d elements. Reaction Kinetics: Rate constant. free energy. Structure and function of biomolecules: Amino acids. van der Waals interactions. Hoffmann and Saytzeff rules. concept of aromaticity. 4.22 Life  Sciences  (XL)   4. heat of reaction. pH. hydrolysis of salts. aromatic electrophilic substitution. atomic size. electrophoresis. orientation effect as exemplified by various functional groups.5. Metabolism and bioenergetics. enthalpy. entropy.4. pentose phosphate pathway. N. Gibbs-Helmholtz equation. Lysozyme. lattice energy (Born-Haber Cycle). structure parameters such as bond length. activation energy. Electrochemistry: Conductance. SN2. tautomerism. Ribonuclease A. buffer and their applications in chemical analysis. UV-visible. Clausius-Clapeyron equation. quantum mechanical model of hydrogen atom. equilibrium constants (Kc. free energy change and equilibrium constant. conformers. and S. Hemoglobin. first and second order kinetics.2 Section  I:  Biochemistry   Organization of life. wave particle duality. Kirchoff’s equation.1 Section  H:  Chemistry  (Compulsory)   Atomic structure and periodicity: Planck’s quantum theory. and d Block Elements: Oxides. Half Cell potentials. electronegativity. Hess law. heat of formation. emf. electronic and steric effects. halides and hydrides of alkali and alkaline earth metals. uncertainty principle. M. ionization energy.5.22. Proteins and Nucleic acids. dipole moment. Troutons rule. Structure and bonding: Ionic and covalent bonding. Carbohydrates. color. Ionic solids. Identification of functional groups by chemical tests Structure-Reactivity Correlations: Acids and bases. E1 and E2 reactions. Cell structure and organelles. order of reaction. zero. galvanic cells.p. glycogen and fatty acid metabolism. Generation and utilization of ATP. s. Kohlrausch law. Al. Thermodynamics: First law. amino acids and nucleotides. and V. Metabolism of Nitrogen containing compounds: nitrogen fixation. reversible and irreversible processes. Second law. gluconeogenesis.Importance of water. thermodynamic aspects and their applications. fluorescence and Mass spectrometry. Metabolic pathways and their regulation: glycolysis. approaches for diatomic molecules. size exclusion and affinity chromatography. Protein structure. VSEPR theory and shape of molecules. folding and function: Myoglobin. election affinity.B. ionic equilibria in solution. catalysis and elementary enzyme reactions. Addition reactions. Third law of thermodynamics. hybridisation. Carboxypeptidase and Chymotrypsin. Vitamins and Coenzymes. Photosynthesis: the Calvin cycle. internal energy. Diels-Alder reaction. bond angle and bond energy. 79   . Lipids.

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

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

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

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

5 Post-Exam Related Information 5.1 GATE Score After the evaluation of the answers. The GATE 2013 Committee with the NCB has the authority to decide the qualifying mark for each GATE paper. it is hereby made absolutely clear that the Courts and Tribunals in Mumbai and Mumbai alone shall have the exclusive jurisdiction to entertain and settle any such dispute or claim. the GATE score will be computed by a new formula. There is no provision for the issue of Additional GATE scorecard. GATE. a GATE Scorecard will be issued to all the candidates of a paper whose marks are equal to or above the qualifying marks of SC/ST/PD candidates in that paper. etc. 2013 at 10:00 hrs and will be available on the GATE Online Applicant Website. 5. R & D laboratories. GATE 2013 results may be made available on payment basis to interested organizations (educational institutions.2 GATE 2013 Results GATE 2013 results will be announced on March 15. industries. IIT Bombay. After the declaration of the results. Details in this regard can be obtained from the Chairman. 84   . the raw marks obtained by a candidate will be converted to a normalized GATE Score. In case any claim or dispute arises in respect of GATE 2013. From 2013.) in India and abroad based on a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between IIT Bombay and the requesting organization. GATE 2013 score is valid for TWO YEARS from the date of announcement of the results.

3 GATE Score Card Scorecard will be issued (mailed to the correspondence address given in the application) to all the candidates for a paper whose marks are equal to or above the qualifying marks of SC/ST/PD candidates in that paper. The GATE 2013 Committee with the NCB’s approval has the authority to decide the qualifying score for each GATE paper. In case any claim or dispute arises in respect of GATE 2013. 85   .5. it is hereby made absolutely clear that the Courts and Tribunals in Mumbai and Mumbai alone shall have the exclusive jurisdiction to entertain and settle any such dispute or claim. There is no provision for issue of additional GATE scorecards.

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

At the end of this process. 9. Page 2-3: Two copies (one for you one to be sent to GATE office) of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal. My power/internet connection failed during online payment. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? to complete the application process. Any excess/unaccounted debits will be returned to you. As soon as possible. What do I do? This happened because of some failure in internet transactions (including failure of internet connection at your end). you can continue the process of printing the application form. 2. 10. and make the payment again. but GATE Application website says that the payment has not been received. choose Bank Challan option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. 1. 1. 87   . 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. will be credited (put back) to your bank account within 48 hours. 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. Please check your bank account after 48 hours. 3.3. What do I do ? When you can get back online. At the end of this process. 2. You will be charged only once. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. Page 4: page for candidates who select “bank challan” way of payment (as against the net banking). Page 1: Instructions and Address slip (of where you need to send the hard copy) to be pasted on an A4 sized envelope 2. first check the status of your payment on the GATE application website. you MUST initiate a fresh payment process on the GATE application website. One copy for the candidate and another to be sent to GATE office. 4. 12. to complete payment. If I want the Bank Challan option. you have to start with the payment step again (choice of Online or Chalan). how should I complete the application process? After filling in all the fields in the ONLINE application form. 11. This page will contain 3 copies of challan. My netbanking account has been debited (money taken out) more than once. 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. The money that was debited (taken out) from your account the first time. If the payment was not received by GATE. If the payment was received by GATE. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. My bank account has been debited (money taken out).

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

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

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

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

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

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