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

GATE 2013

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Information Brochure



Organizing Institute

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay  

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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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



Monday Tuesday Wednesday







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

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

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

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


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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier


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

4th year or Completed


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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed


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

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


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


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

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


Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

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

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

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

MA. BT. MN. PH. EE and IN 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs OFFLINE ONLINE Examination: A computer based test (CBT) where the candidate will use a computer mouse to choose a correct answer or enter a numerical answer via a virtual keypad. XE and XL 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs CS. 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. CE. CH. MT. and TF Examination Time 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs Examination Date Examination Type (Day) 20 January 2013 (Sunday) 10 February 2013 (Sunday) ONLINE AE.3. 12   . GG.3  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR. ME and PI EC. CY. AG.

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

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

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

Apply for the examination online 2. View your answers.5. Upload photograph. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. Under Scrutiny. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. Make application fee payment through netbanking. 4. Download Admit Card. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal).    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. Rejected after Scrutiny failed. Check the status of your application form: Received. 6. Admit Card Ready for Download. signature. 7.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office.ac. The application fee is non-refundable.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE. 5. marks and GATE score. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password.3.iitb. etc. 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.     16   .in With this interface you can 1. 3. and supporting documents.

The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data.5 MB See section 3.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). 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. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Upon registration. 2. Please see Section 3.). Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). “Logout”. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. Before you make the payment. DOB. 5. “Save” partially filled form.1). Keep the following information ready: 1. PIN Code of College) 4. and resume filling in by logging in again.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. GATE paper.5. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. You must click on the link and enter the password. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3. High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. 10.5.3) while filling the online form. You will be required to change the password after the first login. asdf. Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. etc. 6.2. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. Good quality image of your signature (in . Once you submit the application with payment. Personal information 2. 8.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7.5. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. 4. 12345. by providing a valid email address. 17   .4) 5. where you have to carefully check for any errors. 9. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). You must first register yourself.3. 3. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently.2 and 3. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. 8.5.

Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process.5. Govt.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.2.1). 18   . as required by MHRD. 3. However. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.5.1. as the fee is exempted. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3.1 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.5.2. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3..11.2 SC/ST/PD  Certificate   Only male applicants who claim to be in any of the category SC/ST/PD have to produce valid documentary evidence (details given in Section 8. of India. 12.1. Resolution: 200 dpi 2. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. to qualify for the reduced fee.1. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2. a PD certificate has to be provided. Color mode: 256 colors 3.5 MB.

even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password.3. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface.5. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. 3. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. 2. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. 5. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. You can also check the status in your bank.3. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature.5. 7. From the GATE Online Application Interface. 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. of India. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. as required by MHRD. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. Govt. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees.5. 3. Govt.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. 6. Once you confirm. 4.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. as required by MHRD. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be.3. In such a case. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). of India.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. 19   . 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. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. 3. 2. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13.C).

5.3. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . 2. You do not need to have an account in that branch. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. 3. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. If you had paid the application fee by challan. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system. 4.4. or attest the photograph 3. where the application form needs to be mailed.1 Before  Mailing   1. 4. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. 2. 5. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. 3. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. 4.4 Mailing  Documents  to  GATE  Office   The printed application form along with the documents must be mailed by speed post to the Zonal office. Cut this address slip. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. Out of the printed pages. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. You must sign in the box provided 4. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. 3. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. Do not pin.5. sign. 2. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. and sign the application in the box provided. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. Before mailing. the following procedures need to be completed 3. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). The bank will retain one copy and give you back the remaining copies: one of which you have to send along with the printed application form and the other is for your reference.

DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. 8 October 2012. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. 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) 3.5. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. 3.2 Mailing   1. 2012 or earlier) 6. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5.5. 21   . This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. 4. 8th October 2012. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. Do not fill address by hand.4. 2.

The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012.5    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. 2. 7. lip. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. 11. and chin should be clearly visible.5. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. only clear glasses are permitted. nose. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 8. 3. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0.5. cheeks. Forehead. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. 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. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. 3. 6. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. without any refund of the application fees.5 cm x 3.5cm print 9. 1. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4. 4.3.5. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. any cloth or any shadow. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. both eyes. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. 5. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application.         22   .3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. If you normally wear spectacles.

2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.5.3.5. Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .

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

5. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio.                 25   .5. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3.5.3 Signature  Specifications   1. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. 2. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. 4. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. 3. 6. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300.

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

The syllabus for each of the papers is given separately. 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. apart from the core subject of the paper. keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. 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. No.4 Examination Related Information 4.1 Structure of GATE 2013 A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 21 papers listed in Table given below. Table: List of GATE papers and corresponding codes Sl. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. 4. Making a choice of the appropriate paper during GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. No. The candidate is.1.1 General  Aptitude  Questions   All the papers will contain few questions that test the General Aptitude (Language and Analytical Skills). free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan. 27   . however. See further explanation below.

GA – General Aptitude 3. Section H – Chemistry 2.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. 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.3. CY. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). and PI). PH. 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. TF. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (B to G). IN.4. 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). 28   . and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. The examination for the papers with codes AE. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. 4. CE.1. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions.1. MT. CH. GA – General Aptitude 3. At the end of the three hour window. The question paper will consist of only objective questions.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. AG. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. 4. For all other papers (CS. and they have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question using a black ink ball point pen. AR. ME. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. GG. MA. 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. EE. BT. EC. MN.

MA. for instance.4. First question using common data: Q. 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. The remaining 85 % of the total marks is devoted to the syllabus of the paper (as indicated in the syllabus section). MT.x+1). EE. BT.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. for instance. CE. EC. CH. PH. where the answer to the first question in the pair is required to answer its successor. is uniform on the interval (x-1.3. TF. The repressor has a binding affinity (Kd) of 10-8 M and 10-9 M with and without lactose respectively. GG. For all other papers (CS.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. where two successive questions use the same set of input data. MN. for Questions 52 and 53 in Main Paper: An E. Example Statement for Common Data Questions. AG. for Questions 48 and 49 in Main Paper: Let X and Y be jointly distributed random variables such that the conditional distribution of Y. in the medium.3 Pattern  of  Question  Papers  and  Marking  Scheme   4. given X=x. IN. Each of the multiple choice objective questions in all papers and sections will contain four answers. AR. of which one correct answer is to be marked. CY. the candidates will have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question. Suppose E(X)=1 and Var(X)=5/3. (ii) Common data questions (which are also multiple choice questions). First question of the pair: 29   . ME & PI). out of which 10 questions carrying total of 15 marks are in General Aptitude (GA).1 Pattern  of  Question  Papers   The examination for the papers with codes AE. coli cell of volume 10-12 cm3 contains 60 molecules of lac-repressor. GATE 2013 would contain questions of four different types in various papers: (i) Multiple choice questions carrying 1 or 2 marks each. Example: Statement for Linked Answer Questions. In all the papers.

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

4. In the ONLINE papers. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5.4.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions.2 Question papers other than GG. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. GA questions are of multiple choice type. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. Each question under this group will carry two marks.Example Q. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). 4. In other words. each question will have four choices 31   .0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. for the linked answer question pair. 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). and carry a total of 15 marks. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.0 (C) 10. For multiple choice 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). The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. Likewise. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. 4. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. passage and the like.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. However. Out of these. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement.0 (B) 8.0 (D) 12. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. Or these can be common data questions. where each question carries 2 marks.48.4.

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

Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF.2. 2. besides mercury. sentence completion. thermometers filled with alcohol are used. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . (A) Q. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. These are. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. verbal analogies. For measuring temperature below –40oF. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. attempts to send the missile into space.4. 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.” With what. Verbal Ability: English grammar. the gas pressures are increased. numerical estimation. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF.1. placed in the thermometer under pressure. As the mercury rises. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF.3. word groups. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. instructions. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. (B) Q. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. (B) Q. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. however.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1.4.5.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

equations of equilibrium. allowances. patterns – types and materials. making. deflection of beams. Euler’s theory of columns. Initial and boundary value problems. rolling. defects and remedies. brakes and clutches. Gradient. Production Engineering Metal Casting: Casting processes – types and applications. governers and fly wheels. design of shafts. Directional derivatives. continuity and differentiability. median. Random variables. design of bolted. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and sampling theorems. Conditional probability. Gauss and Green’s theorems. Line. casting inspection. strain rate and temperature on mechanical properties of metals and alloys. Vector identities. wire and tube drawing. Partial derivatives. thermodynamic system and processes. riveted and welded joints. Thermal Engineering: Fluid mechanics – fluid statics. and testing. cams and followers. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. Laplace transforms. equations of continuity and momentum. Mohr’s circle. Total derivative. Systems of linear equations. design of casting. extrusion.5. steels and nonferrous metals and alloys. spur gears. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. effect of strain. Taylor and Laurent series. flow through pipes. convection and radiation. Poisson. Limit. Solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations and Laplace equation. first and second law of thermodynamics. Eigen values and eigen vectors. heat transfer – fundamentals of conduction. mode and standard deviation. Metal Forming: Stress-strain relations in elastic and plastic deformation. heat exchangers. sheet 69   . strength of materials – stress. moulds and cores – materials. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations.Normal and Binomial distributions. Bernoulli’s equation. Mean value theorems. Cauchy’s integral theorem. strain and their relationship. Surface and Volume integrals. Mean. General Engineering Engineering Materials: Structure and properties of engineering materials and their applications. its influence on mechanical properties. design of elements – failure theories. gating and risering. casting techniques of cast iron. basics of internal combustion engines and steam turbines.4.19 Production  and  Industrial  Engineering  (PI)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra. solidification. Stokes. keys. deformation mechanisms. belt drives. bending and shear stress. Differential equations: First order equations (linear and nonlinear). calculation of work and heat for systems and control volumes. Divergence and Curl. concept of flow stress. Calculus: Functions of single variable. Numerical Methods: Numerical solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations Integration by trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. heat treatment of metals and alloys. Applied Mechanics: Engineering mechanics – equivalent force systems. Maxima and minima. Complex variables: Analytic functions. air standard cycles. free body concepts. thermodynamics – zeroth. Theory of Machines and Design: Analysis of planar mechanisms. hot and cold working – forging.

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

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

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

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

symmetric. limit. sequence and series. tests for convergence. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems.Laplace equation. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. rank. double and triple integrals and their applications. Lagrange method of multipliers. control volume analysis for mass. Application in solving potential problems. Cauchy. Cauchy-Riemann equations. system of linear equations. power series solutions. concept of local and convective accelerations. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications.5. correlation and linear regression. 4. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. forces on submerged bodies. limit.5. Beta and Gamma functions. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear).21. surface and volume integrals. steady and unsteady flows. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. discrete and continuous distributions. Fourier Series.4. random variables. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. inverse. Bayes Theorem. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. power series. line. numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. Hermitian. total derivatives. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. Complex variable: Analytic functions. continuity and differentiability. 74   . Maxima and minima.21.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. momentum and energy. Concept of fluid rotation. diagonalisation of matrices.Taylor’s series.5. stream function and potential function. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. continuity. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). vector identities. Stokes.eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Poisson. partial derivatives. Variation of parameters method. and normal distributions. conditional probability. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). Binomial. Calculus: Functions of single variable. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices. Line integral. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. directional derivatives. divergence and curl. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. Vector Calculus: Gradient.Euler’s equations. Newton’s interpolation formulae. Mean value theorems. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. maxima and minima. Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. Functions of two variables.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. manometry. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. vorticity. Half range sine and cosine series. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method.

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

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

esters. thermoforming. polymer eutectics. monomer reactivity ratios and its significance. analysis of polymers using IR.4. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. chlorophylls. emulsion. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. CR. copolymerization. Alkyds. functionality. melting transition. pultrusion. TPE. viscosity average and Z-average molecular weights. injection molding. tear. extrusion. Polyesters. Polymer processing: Compression molding. swelling. Unsaturated polyester. Polymer testing: Mechanical-static and dynamic tensile. Engineering Plastics: Nylon. polymerization methods: addition and condensation. reaction injection molding. BR. molecular/segmental deformations at different zones and transitions. cellulose. electric resistance. phase morphology. 77   . rubber-plastic and rubber-rubber blends. cone-plate rheometer. Kinetics and inhibition. rubber processing in two-roll mill. Natural and synthetic rubbers: Recovery of NR hydrocarbon from latex. solution. alternating. flexural. IIR. volume resistivity. resilience. XRD. Role of minerals in nutrition. plastic-plastic. Polymer blends and composites: Difference between blends and composites.7 Section  G:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. PVC. CSM. thermal (DSC. blend miscibility-miscible and immiscible blends. tannins and myoglobin. Measurements of rheological parameters by capillary rotating. rotational molding. toughness. TGA). different flow equations.5. Nutrition deficiency diseases. Pigments: Carotenoids. UF. Epoxy. dissipation factor. PS. calendaring. ageing resistance. Conductivity-thermal and electrical. classification of polymers. determination of number average. DMTA. hardness.6 Section  F:  Polymer  Science  and  Engineering   Chemistry of high polymers: Monomers. Silicone. pectic substances and dietary fibre. Polymerization and polymorphism. suspension. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. Fluoropolymers Thermosetting polymers: PF. Rancidity of fats. anthocyanins. crosslinking and vulcanization. PPO.5. random. PSU. block and graft copolymers. endurance. control of rheological characteristics through compounding. Acrylic. particulate. polymer crystallinity. PC. kinetics. PBT. thermodynamics. azeotropic copolymerization. Polymer Characterization: Solubility and swelling. different copolymers. compressive. FRP. impact. choice of polymers for blending. transfer molding. parallel plate. environmental stress cracking resistance. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. PER. dependence of shear modulus on temperature.21.21. ABS. Food flavours: Terpenes. Antinutrients. blow molding. ketones and quinones. rubber curing in parallel plate viscometer. dielectric constant. surface resistivity. abrasion. SBR. mechanical models. their significance. power factor. MF. microscopic (optical and electronic) techniques. vulcanization kinetics. Nutrition: Balanced diet. techniques for copolymerizationbulk. Synthesis and properties: Commodity and general purpose thermoplastics: PE. Nitrile. concept of average molecular weight. internal mixer. their kinetics. EPDM. ODR and MDR. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids. viscoelasticity-creep and stress relaxations. degree of polymerizations. Enzymes: Specificity. glass transition. metallocene polymers and other newer techniques of polymerization. fatigue. Polymer rheology: Flow of Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids. long and short fibre reinforced composites. PU polymers. criteria for rubberiness. Polymer Technology: Polymer compounding-need and significance. PP.oligopolysaccharides including starch. Coenzymes. weight average. different compounding ingredients for rubber and plastics. polymer alloys. 4.

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

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

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

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

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

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

IIT Bombay. 84   . Details in this regard can be obtained from the Chairman. industries. 5. There is no provision for the issue of Additional GATE scorecard. GATE 2013 results may be made available on payment basis to interested organizations (educational institutions. the GATE score will be computed by a new formula. 2013 at 10:00 hrs and will be available on the GATE Online Applicant Website.5 Post-Exam Related Information 5. The GATE 2013 Committee with the NCB has the authority to decide the qualifying mark for each GATE paper. it is hereby made absolutely clear that the Courts and Tribunals in Mumbai and Mumbai alone shall have the exclusive jurisdiction to entertain and settle any such dispute or claim. GATE. From 2013. the raw marks obtained by a candidate will be converted to a normalized GATE Score. After the declaration of the results.2 GATE 2013 Results GATE 2013 results will be announced on March 15. In case any claim or dispute arises in respect of GATE 2013.) in India and abroad based on a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between IIT Bombay and the requesting organization. GATE 2013 score is valid for TWO YEARS from the date of announcement of the results.1 GATE Score After the evaluation of the answers. etc. R & D laboratories. a GATE Scorecard will be issued to all the candidates of a paper whose marks are equal to or above the qualifying marks of SC/ST/PD candidates in that paper.

There is no provision for issue of additional GATE scorecards. In case any claim or dispute arises in respect of GATE 2013.5. it is hereby made absolutely clear that the Courts and Tribunals in Mumbai and Mumbai alone shall have the exclusive jurisdiction to entertain and settle any such dispute or claim. The GATE 2013 Committee with the NCB’s approval has the authority to decide the qualifying score for each GATE paper.3 GATE Score Card Scorecard will be issued (mailed to the correspondence address given in the application) to all the candidates for a paper whose marks are equal to or above the qualifying marks of SC/ST/PD candidates in that paper. 85   .

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

first check the status of your payment on the GATE application website. 2.3. At the end of this process. will be credited (put back) to your bank account within 48 hours. As soon as possible. and make the payment again. 87   . Page 2-3: Two copies (one for you one to be sent to GATE office) of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal. If the payment was received by GATE. 9. how should I complete the application process? After filling in all the fields in the ONLINE application form. but GATE Application website says that the payment has not been received. This page will contain 3 copies of challan. My netbanking account has been debited (money taken out) more than once. Page 2-3: Two copies (one for you one to be sent to GATE office) of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal. My power/internet connection failed during online payment. to complete payment. 12. 4. 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. 11. 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. 2. 3. One copy for the candidate and another to be sent to GATE office. you MUST initiate a fresh payment process on the GATE application website. If the payment was not received by GATE. The money that was debited (taken out) from your account the first time. you can continue the process of printing the application form. 1. 1. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? to complete the application process. What do I do? This happened because of some failure in internet transactions (including failure of internet connection at your end). Please check your bank account after 48 hours. you have to start with the payment step again (choice of Online or Chalan). a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. You will be charged only once. My bank account has been debited (money taken out). At the end of this process. Page 4: page for candidates who select “bank challan” way of payment (as against the net banking). Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy. Any excess/unaccounted debits will be returned to you. If I want the Bank Challan option. choose Bank Challan option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip (of where you need to send the hard copy) to be pasted on an A4 sized envelope 2. What do I do ? When you can get back online. 10.

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

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

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

The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute.1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST) • District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner.2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category. 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. the candidates should attach a recently obtained proper PD certificate. which shall be required to be submitted to the admitting institution at the time of admission. 8.8 Appendix A 8. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates.                     91   .

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

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