GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure
 

 

 

Organizing Institute

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

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

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

4th year or Completed

2013

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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed

2013

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

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

2014

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

2015

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

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

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Certificate from Principal Candidates who have to submit a certificate from their Principal, as determined from the above table, have to obtain a signature from their principal on a certificate that will be printed on the application PDF file provided after completion of online application submission. Candidates with backlogs Candidates who have appeared in the final semester/year exam in 2012, but with a backlog (arrears/failed subjects) in any of the papers in their qualifying degree should submit 1. A copy of any one of the marks sheets of the final year, OR
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2. This certificate will also be present in the last portion of the PDF application form provided to you after you submit application online. A letter from the principal indicating that the student has a backlog from an earlier semester/year to be cleared. 10   . and therefore cannot produce a course completion certificate now.

GATE Paper Aerospace Engineering Agricultural Engineering Architecture and Planning Biotechnology Civil Engineering Chemical Engineering Computer Science and Information Technology Chemistry Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical Engineering Geology and Geophysics *XE Paper Sections Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) Fluid Mechanics Materials Science Solid Mechanics Thermodynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Food Technology Code AE AG AR BT CE CH CS GATE Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI CY TF EC EE GG Code A B C D E F G XE* XL** **XL Paper Sections Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code H I J K L M 11   .3. as this knowledge will be required at the time of application form submission and appearing for the examination. Candidates must familiarize with the paper code for the paper of their choice.2 GATE Papers GATE 2013 will be conducted in the following subjects (also referred to as “papers”).

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

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

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

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

Make application fee payment through netbanking. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. Rejected after Scrutiny failed.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office.ac.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal). Upload photograph. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. etc. Admit Card Ready for Download.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. The application fee is non-refundable. signature. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below.in With this interface you can 1. 6. Under Scrutiny. 7.3. View your answers. and supporting documents. Download Admit Card. Apply for the examination online 2.     16   . 4. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny.iitb. Check the status of your application form: Received. 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) 3.5. 3. marks and GATE score. 5.

1). You must click on the link and enter the password.5. GATE paper. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website.2 and 3.2. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. 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. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently.3. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. 5. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). by providing a valid email address. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). 4. 3. You must first register yourself.3) while filling the online form. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. Before you make the payment.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. 9. Please see Section 3.5. 6. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. Once you submit the application with payment. You will be required to change the password after the first login.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). 8. Upon registration. DOB. etc. Personal information 2. asdf. 12345. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). 10.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. 8. Keep the following information ready: 1. “Logout”. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. 2.5. and resume filling in by logging in again.5 MB See section 3. where you have to carefully check for any errors. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3.4) 5. “Save” partially filled form. Good quality image of your signature (in . Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3.). You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3.5. PIN Code of College) 4. 17   .

Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence.5.1). It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.5.. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online.2. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. 3.1.11. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3.5.1. of India. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. 18   . Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. a PD certificate has to be provided. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3.2 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 8.5 MB. as required by MHRD.1. to qualify for the reduced fee. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”.2.2. as the fee is exempted. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. Color mode: 256 colors 3. However. 12. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. Govt.

5. of India.3. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. 3. as required by MHRD. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. 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. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. From the GATE Online Application Interface. In such a case. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. 5.3.C). If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). 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. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. Once you confirm.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. Govt. 3. You can also check the status in your bank. 6. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. 2. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time.5. of India.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. 2. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. 19   . You have to print it out on an A4 paper. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. 3. 4.5. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. as required by MHRD. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. Govt.

4. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. 4. The bank will retain one copy and give you back the remaining copies: one of which you have to send along with the printed application form and the other is for your reference. Cut this address slip. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. where the application form needs to be mailed. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. 2. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). sign. You must sign in the box provided 4. or attest the photograph 3. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . 3.5. 3.3. 5.5. If you had paid the application fee by challan. You do not need to have an account in that branch. Before mailing. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. Out of the printed pages. 4. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. 2.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. and sign the application in the box provided. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. the following procedures need to be completed 3. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. 2. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013.4. 3. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. Do not pin.1 Before  Mailing   1.

you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). 2. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. 4. 8 October 2012. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface.5. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. GATE copy of Challan duly stamped by the bank after payment of fees (you need not submit challan in case of payment by net banking) 3. 21   . Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices.5. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. 3.4. Do not fill address by hand. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. 8th October 2012. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October.2 Mailing   1. 2012 or earlier) 6.

If you normally wear spectacles. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly.5. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. 2. both eyes. 7. Forehead. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses.5cm print 9. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. 11. 1.5. 8.3. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. cheeks.         22   . 4. any cloth or any shadow. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. lip. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. nose. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. 5. 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. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. 3. 6. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. without any refund of the application fees.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. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. and chin should be clearly visible.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. only clear glasses are permitted. 3.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application.5.5 cm x 3. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012.

3. 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.5.

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

The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.5. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. 2. 3. 6. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. 5.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3.3 Signature  Specifications   1. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. 4.5. and get the image cropped by the studio itself.                 25   . The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150.

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

The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. apart from the core subject of the paper.4 Examination Related Information 4. No. 27   .1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). 4. No. however. The candidate is. 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Paper Instrumentation Engineering Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering Physics Production and Industrial Engineering Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Engineering Sciences Life Sciences XL PAPER SECTIONS Chemistry (Compulsory) Biochemistry Botany Microbiology Zoology Food Technology Code IN MA ME MN MT PH PI TF XE* XL* CODE H I J K L M * XE (Engineering Sciences) and XL (Life Sciences) papers are of general nature and will comprise of the sections listed in the above table. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. See further explanation below. free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below.1. 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 candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). Only two optional sections can be answered at a time.3. 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). Any two of XL sections I to M The choice of two out of the sections I to M can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. 4. Section H – Chemistry 2.4.1. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. GA – General Aptitude 3. and PI). AR. EC. MT. The question paper will consist of only objective questions. GG. CH. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. CY. 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). EE. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. CE. MN. AG. PH. XE.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. TF.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. 28   . Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. For all other papers (CS. BT. At the end of the three hour window. ME. 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. 4.1. MA. IN. 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. The examination for the papers with codes AE. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. GA – General Aptitude 3. 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.

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

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

The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. where each question carries 2 marks. Out of these. 4. 4. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. In other words. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. In the ONLINE papers. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question).1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. Likewise.2 Question papers other than GG. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. two pairs of questions would be common data questions.Example Q. 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. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. for the linked answer question pair.4. Or these can be common data questions. passage and the like. 4. For multiple choice type questions. and carry a total of 15 marks. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. GA questions are of multiple choice type. Each question under this group will carry two marks. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only.0 (B) 8. However.4. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. 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).0 (D) 12. each question will have four choices 31   . A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. XE and XL These papers would contain 25 questions carrying one mark each (sub-total 25 marks) and 30 questions carrying two marks each (sub-total 60 marks).0 (C) 10.48.

Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. This section contains 15 multiplechoice questions carrying a total of 25 marks: 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 20 marks). and 1 pair is linked answer questions. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Out of the 2 mark questions.4. 1 pair is common data 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). Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B. each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given.3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section. Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. Part A is common for all candidates. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks). 32   . 4.4. Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). 4. This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks). Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory. Out of these. 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. Each section in Part B (Section 1 and Section 2) consists of 30 multiple-choice questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 60 marks and some of these may be numerical questions). 4. For numerical answer type questions.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. Each of the other sections of the XE paper (Sections B through G) contains 22 questions carrying a total of 35 marks: 9 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 9 marks) and 13 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 26 marks). Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions).5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper.for the answer. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Out of the 2-mark questions.

4.5. These are. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. attempts to send the missile into space. the gas pressures are increased. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. besides mercury. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. numerical estimation. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. (A) Q. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. word groups.1. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . (B) Q. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. verbal analogies. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. critical reasoning and verbal deduction.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. For measuring temperature below –40oF.3. (B) Q. 2. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. 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.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several …….2.4. however. As the mercury rises. placed in the thermometer under pressure. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. sentence completion. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. instructions.” With what. Verbal Ability: English grammar.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

velocity. Land. air-photo interpretation. Green’s theorem. pressure. raster and vector mode operation.Engineering properties of rocks and soils. origin and units of measurement. CDP stacking charts. Image theory. Type-curves over multi-layered structures. Conduction of electricity through rocks. various corrections in gravity data reduction – free air. different motions of the earth. Earth’s magnetic field – elements. multispectral remote sensing in visible. various electrode configurations for resistivity sounding and profiling. ‘G’ and ‘g’ units of measurement. 56   . digital formats. Interpretation of processed magnetic anomaly data. noise cancellation by shot and geophone arrays. Basic concepts of forward and inverse problems of geophysics. airborne and marine magnetic surveys. concepts of D. magneto-tellurics. earthquakes-causes and measurements. rock forming minerals and different rocks. Dar-Zarrouck parameters. resistivity measurement. upper and lower atmospheric phenomena. seismology and interior of the earth. time and frequency domain IP measurements. equivalence and suppression. atmospheric absorption. Elastic properties of earth materials. focal mechanisms. Laplace. seismotectonics and seismic hazards. Reflection. recording instruments (DFS).12. earthquake quantification. electrical conductivities of metals. oceanic and continental lithosphere. field measurement. size and shape of earth. hydrophones. depth rules. principle of equivalent stratum. reduction of layers. electrical and magnetic properties of the earth. preparation and analysis of gravity maps. regional and residual gravity separation. integral equations in potential theory. components in EM measurements. Basic concept of EM induction. methods of measurement for different source-receiver configuration. ground-water exploration. rocks as construction materials. tunnels and excavation sites.C. interaction of energy with earth’s surface. airborne. preparation of magnetic maps. generation and propagation of elastic waves. digital seismographs. 4.3 Part  B  –  Section  2:    Geophysics   The earth as a planet. shipborne and bore-hole gravity surveys. geomagnetic depth sounding principles. wavelength filtering. cylindrical and spherical polar coordinates. methods of measurement. thermal IR and microwave regions. GIS – basic concepts. Skin-depth. velocity – depth models. source characteristics. Geological applications including groundwater. plate tectonics. upward and downward continuation. processing of data and interpretation. natural hazards. Induced polarization. role of geology in the construction of engineering structures including dams. Origin of electromagnetic field.5. gravity field of the earth. environmental and engineering applications. optimum geophone grouping. binning. geochronology. Land. density estimates of rocks. Maxwell and Helmholtz equations for solution of different types of boundary value problems in Cartesian. Scalar and vector potential fields. self potential and its origin. interpretation and applications of IP. well hydraulics and water quality. calculation of mass. field layouts. Ground water geology – exploration. depth estimates. magnitude and intensity. refraction and CDP surveys. interpretation of resistivity field data. gravity anomalies and their interpretation – anomalies due to geometrical and irregular shaped bodies. Seismic methods of prospecting. paleomagnetism. geophones. magnetic anomalies-geometrical shaped bodies. upward and downward continuation. interpretation and applications. application of filter theory. land and marine seismic sources. tellurics. Eikonal equation and Ray theory. Clairaut’s theorem. mining and hydrocarbon exploration. infrared. heat flow. magnetometers. 2D and 3D seismic data acquisition. digital processing of satellite images. processing and interpretation. seismic noises and noise profile analysis. non-metals. Basic principles of remote sensing – energy sources and radiation principles. coefficient of anisotropy. earth’s natural electromagnetic field. geomagnetic field. electromagnetic profiling. magnetic susceptibility of rocks and measurements. elliptic polarization. corrections. temperature. Bouguer and isostatic anomalies. variation of density. Image processing concepts in processing of magnetic anomaly maps. absolute and relative gravity measurements. Ill-posedness of inverse problems.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Ideal Gas Mixtures:Dalton’s and Amagat’s laws. Thermodynamic Relations: T-ds relations. principle of increase of entropy. air-water vapor mixtures and simple thermodynamic processes involving them. ferromagnetism. deflection (for symmetric bending). phase rule. thermodynamic property tables and charts.21. P-V-T behaviour of simple compressible substances. Axial. Air standard Otto cycle. enthalpy. friction. Mohr’s circle. law of conservation of momentum. Clapeyron equation.5.5 Section  E:  Thermodynamics   Basic Concepts: Continuum.21. Air standard Diesel cycle. Euler buckling. torsion in circular shafts. Ideal Rankine cycle. Stresses and strains. time and speed. equilibrium equations. Air-standard Brayton cycle. analysis of determinate trusses and frames. different modes of work.4 Section  D:  Solid  Mechanics   Equivalent force systems. law of conservation of energy. coefficient of volume expansion. 4. availability and irreversibility. principal stresses and strains. shear and bending moment diagrams. force as function of position. Environmental Degradation: Corrosion and oxidation of materials. concept of temperature. ferrimagnetism. Free vibration of single degree of freedom systems. Zeroth law of thermodynamics. Clausius inequality and concept of entropy. first law applied to systems and control volumes. prevention. equations of state. path and process. magnetic hysterisis. heat. theories of failure. antiferro magnetism. calculations of properties. shear and bending stresses. Thermodynamic cycles: Carnot vapor power cycle. 76   . Vapor-compression refrigeration cycle. macroscopic approach. free-body diagrams. First Law of Thermodynamics: Energy. diamagnetism. Carnot theorems. compressibility chart. thermodynamic system (closed and open or control volume). thermodynamic properties and equilibrium. adiabatic and isothermal compressibilities. paramagnetism. Maxwell equations. Joule-Thomson coefficient. Second Law of Thermodynamics: Kelvin-Planck and Clausius statements. thermodynamic temperature scale. axial. thermal strain. energy methods (Castigliano’s Theorems). thin cylinders. generalized Hooke’s Law. steady and unsteady flow analysis. force acting on a body in motion. reversible and irreversible processes. liquid and vapor phases. state diagram. Rankine Reheat cycle. laws of motion. specific heats. state of a system. simple relative motion of particles.Magnetic Properties: Origin of magnetism in metallic and ceramic materials. 4.5. ideal and real gases. Properties of Pure Substances: Thermodynamic properties of pure substances in solid.

melting transition. rubber-plastic and rubber-rubber blends. Polyesters.5. MF. swelling. Food flavours: Terpenes. polymer alloys. PC. parallel plate. ketones and quinones. mechanical models. Polymer testing: Mechanical-static and dynamic tensile. extrusion. azeotropic copolymerization. resilience. rotational molding. glass transition. Coenzymes. ODR and MDR. solution. electric resistance. abrasion. rubber processing in two-roll mill. dissipation factor. Polymerization and polymorphism. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. degree of polymerizations. determination of number average. their significance. cellulose. PP. Natural and synthetic rubbers: Recovery of NR hydrocarbon from latex.5. rubber curing in parallel plate viscometer. crosslinking and vulcanization. copolymerization. different compounding ingredients for rubber and plastics. chlorophylls. analysis of polymers using IR. UF. molecular/segmental deformations at different zones and transitions. Polymer rheology: Flow of Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids. CSM. plastic-plastic. Acrylic. hardness. viscoelasticity-creep and stress relaxations. PER. tannins and myoglobin. phase morphology. SBR. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. their kinetics. compressive. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. blend miscibility-miscible and immiscible blends. XRD. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. Nutrition deficiency diseases. calendaring. random. dependence of shear modulus on temperature. CR. 4.21. Polymer processing: Compression molding. alternating. viscosity average and Z-average molecular weights. polymerization methods: addition and condensation. Pigments: Carotenoids. endurance. fatigue. flexural. volume resistivity. Fluoropolymers Thermosetting polymers: PF. techniques for copolymerizationbulk. Conductivity-thermal and electrical. anthocyanins. Polymer Characterization: Solubility and swelling. blow molding. PS. ABS. PSU. DMTA. monomer reactivity ratios and its significance. kinetics. long and short fibre reinforced composites. different copolymers. metallocene polymers and other newer techniques of polymerization. tear. thermoforming. surface resistivity. Polymer blends and composites: Difference between blends and composites. dielectric constant. vulcanization kinetics. suspension. Kinetics and inhibition. particulate.oligopolysaccharides including starch. 77   . weight average. polymer eutectics. IIR. BR. pectic substances and dietary fibre. concept of average molecular weight.7 Section  G:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. classification of polymers. Engineering Plastics: Nylon. microscopic (optical and electronic) techniques. thermodynamics. environmental stress cracking resistance. transfer molding. Measurements of rheological parameters by capillary rotating. cone-plate rheometer. thermal (DSC. emulsion. PPO.6 Section  F:  Polymer  Science  and  Engineering   Chemistry of high polymers: Monomers. FRP. Epoxy.21. reaction injection molding. Unsaturated polyester. pultrusion. PBT. power factor. block and graft copolymers. criteria for rubberiness. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. PVC. esters. injection molding. choice of polymers for blending. Role of minerals in nutrition. polymer crystallinity. Synthesis and properties: Commodity and general purpose thermoplastics: PE. PU polymers. TGA). internal mixer. control of rheological characteristics through compounding. Nutrition: Balanced diet. Nitrile. TPE.4. Antinutrients. ageing resistance. Enzymes: Specificity. impact. Rancidity of fats. toughness. Silicone. Polymer Technology: Polymer compounding-need and significance. functionality. different flow equations. EPDM. Alkyds.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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