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

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

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

by a procedure that could be different for each institute. The GATE score of a candidate reflects a relative performance level in a particular paper in the exam across several years. reservation of seats or award of scholarship/assistantship Nevertheless. The performance of the candidate in GATE will be considered for admission. the candidate must first secure admission to a programme in these Institutes. direct Ph. candidates with Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Architecture may seek admission to relevant Doctoral programmes with scholarship/assistantship without appearing in the GATE examination. the following procedure is to be adopted for admission to the postgraduate programmes (Master and Doctoral) with MHRD scholarship/assistantship. Qualification in GATE is also a minimum requirement to apply for various fellowships awarded by many Government organizations. 1.2 Administration     GATE is administered and conducted jointly by the Indian Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technology on behalf of the National Coordination Board (NCB) – GATE. The score is used for admissions to post-graduate engineering programmes (eg. To avail the financial assistance (scholarship). Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD). minimum 70% weightage is to be given to the performance in GATE. Department of Higher Education. reservation of seats under different categories is as per the policies and norms prevailing at the admitting institution and Government of India rules. and Doctoral programs in relevant branches of Science in an Institution supported by the MHRD or other Government assistantships.. Similarly. GATE offices will not entertain any enquiry about admission. The management of the postgraduate scholarship/assistantship is also the responsibility of the admitting institution.E. The admitting institution could however prescribe minimum passing percentage of marks in the interview. Some colleges/institutes specify GATE qualification as the mandatory requirement even for admission without MHRD scholarship/assistantship. The criteria for postgraduate admission with scholarship/assistantship are different for different admitting institutions. As per the directives of the MHRD. Candidates are advised to seek details of admission procedures and availability of MHRD scholarship/assistantship from the concerned admitting institution. M. 1.1 Financial Assistance A valid GATE score is essential for obtaining a financial assistance during Masters programmes and direct Doctoral programmes in Engineering/Technology/Architecture. The score may also be used by Public sector units for employment screening purposes. Government of India. If the candidate is to be selected through interview for postgraduate programmes.   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. M.) in Indian higher education institutes with financial assistance provided by MHRD and other Government agencies.D. 4   .Tech. The remaining weightage (30% maximum) may be given to the candidate’s academic record or performance in interview.

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

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

2.2

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

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

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Sunday

Monday Tuesday Wednesday

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Sunday

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Friday

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

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

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

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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

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

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

4th year or Completed

2013

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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed

2013

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

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

2014

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

2015

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

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

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Copy of Marksheet for Section “A”

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

5. 10. asdf.4) 5. 8. Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently.).5. Once you submit the application with payment. 8. You must click on the link and enter the password.3) while filling the online form. etc. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP).5. DOB.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements (see  Section   3. so as to ensure that the data you provide is not accessible to any person other than yourself. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. Good quality image of your signature (in . 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. 6.3. 9. and resume filling in by logging in again. 4. Upon registration. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application.2. Next you will see an application form to be filled in. Before you make the payment. 5.1). You will be required to change the password after the first login. You must first register yourself. by providing a valid email address. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7.5. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. 17   . Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. where you have to carefully check for any errors.2 and 3. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). PIN Code of College) 4. 2. “Save” partially filled form. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). Eligibility Degree Details (College address. 12345. 3. GATE paper. “Logout”. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3.5 MB See section 3. Personal information 2. Keep the following information ready: 1. Please see Section 3.

of India..1.2. to qualify for the reduced fee. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. 3.1. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1. as the fee is exempted. Resolution: 200 dpi 2.2. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.5.5. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. Color mode: 256 colors 3. However. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. 12. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1.11. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence. 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. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate.5 MB. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”. as required by MHRD.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 8.1. File format: PDF or JPEG 3.1). Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. Govt. a PD certificate has to be provided. 18   .2.

and you are not sure if you have made the payment. 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. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013.5. You have to wait for at least 48 hours after generation of application pdf online and only then take filled challan to the bank for payment of fees.3. From the GATE Online Application Interface.3. 6.5. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be. of India. 3. so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. as required by MHRD. 4. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. 3.3.5. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. You can also check the status in your bank. of India. as required by MHRD. 2.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. 19   . then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days. 2. Govt. 5. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. Once you confirm.C).2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. Govt. 3. In such a case. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. 7. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure). you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you.

3. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. The bank will retain one copy and give you back the remaining copies: one of which you have to send along with the printed application form and the other is for your reference. 2. If you had paid the application fee by challan. or attest the photograph 3. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. Before mailing. Out of the printed pages. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. 2. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. You do not need to have an account in that branch. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. 3. 4.4. 5. and sign the application in the box provided. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. sign.1 Before  Mailing   1.3. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above.5. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form. 4. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. Do not pin. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise.5. You must sign in the box provided 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. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. 3. Cut this address slip. 2. the following procedures need to be completed 3. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. 4. where the application form needs to be mailed. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system.

This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices.4. 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. Do not fill address by hand. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. 8th October 2012. 21   . 4.2 Mailing   1. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. 2. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. 8 October 2012. 3. 2012 or earlier) 6. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above.5. Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable).

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. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4.5. 11. Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application.5. 7. If you normally wear spectacles. 3. only clear glasses are permitted.3. 5. and chin should be clearly visible. 4. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio.         22   . any cloth or any shadow. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. lip. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. 1.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo. 8. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. without any refund of the application fees. Forehead.5cm print 9. both eyes.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. 2.5 cm x 3. 6. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. 3. nose. 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. cheeks. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph.5.

Distorted face Blue Background Facial Area is less than 50% of total Not looking straight into Camera 23   .2 Sample  Photographs   Not Acceptable Photograph Reason for Rejection Acceptable Mobile phone.3.5.5.

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

5. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300.                 25   .3 Signature  Specifications   1. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. 6. and get the image cropped by the studio itself. 2. 4. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150.5. 3.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3.5. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable.

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

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

AG. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. 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).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. MT. Any two of XL sections I to M The choice of two out of the sections I to M can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. IN. 4. EC. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. 28   . MA. Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2.4. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. Any two of XE sections B to G The choice of two out of the sections B to G can be made at the time of appearing for the exam after viewing the questions. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. The question paper will consist of only objective questions.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. CY. A candidate wishing to change from one optional to another optional section during the exam must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (B to G). ME. and PI). MN. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled).1. the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. EE. GA – General Aptitude 3. TF.3. XE. AR. and XL will be carried out as ONLINE computer based test where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. 4. PH. GA – General Aptitude 3. At the end of the three hour window. The examination for the papers with codes AE. 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.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. CE. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. Section H – Chemistry 2. BT. GG.1. For all other papers (CS. CH.

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

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

The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5.4.Example Q.4.0 (B) 8. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. 4. passage and the like. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one.0 (D) 12. In other words. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. 4. The GA section includes 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 5 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 10 marks). each question will have four choices 31   . Each question under this group will carry two marks. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). and carry a total of 15 marks. In the ONLINE papers. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted. However. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated.48.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. Or these can be common data questions. Out of these.2 Question papers other than GG. for the linked answer question pair. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. GA questions are of multiple choice type. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type. 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). There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. 4. where each question carries 2 marks. 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 to the first question only. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. Likewise.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions.0 (C) 10. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions.

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

thermometers filled with alcohol are used. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. verbal analogies. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. instructions. critical reasoning and verbal deduction.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several ……. 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. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. word groups. attempts to send the missile into space. sentence completion. Verbal Ability: English grammar. placed in the thermometer under pressure. These are.1. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany.” With what. For measuring temperature below –40oF. however. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added.5. numerical estimation. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. besides mercury. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. 2.3. (B) Q.4.2. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas. When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. As the mercury rises. (A) Q.4. (B) Q. the gas pressures are increased. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas .

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

metamorphism of pelitic.5.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4. electrical. twinning. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. elements of seismology. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance. earthquakes.4. grade and basic types. shape. schistosity and lineation. Morphology. marine geology and ocean resources. 4. continents and continental processes. Introduction to remote sensing. optical mineralogy. geochemical evolution of the earth. crystal chemistry. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. isotope geochemistry.5. sampling. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. ore reserve estimation. ores and metamorphism. geometry and genesis of folds. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction. wind. development and evolution of landforms. Ground water geology. internal structure and composition of the earth. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores). magmatic differentiation. mineralogy and petrology. methods of projection.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. ore dressing and mineral economics. role of fluids in metamorphism. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. geostatistics. forms and textures. controlling factors.Physical basis and applications of gravity. sedimentary facies. continental drift.12. unconformities. mining methods. slope and drainage. Metamorphism. minor and trace elements. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. basement cover relationship. electromagnetic.12. forms. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. metamorphic facies. Basic structural geology. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. physical properties of the interior of the earth. distribution of major. glacier and ocean. Coal and petroleum geology. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. Igneous rocks – classification. quantitative and applied geomorphology. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. shear zone. 55   . classification of minerals. mineral and ground water. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. stratigraphic principles. cleavage. basin analysis. soil formation. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. tectonites and their significance. faults. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic. action of river. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India.5. association of igneous. primary and secondary structures. Weathering. magnetic. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. hydrothermal. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. meteorites. Stress. introductory well logging. plate tectonics. volcanism and orogeny. Geomorphic processes and agents. Cosmic abundance. superposed folding. joints. physical oceanography. geochemical cycles.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. microfossils and palaeoflora. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas. size. brittle and ductile deformation.Geological time scale and geochronology. isostasy. strain and material response. vertebrates. sedimentary processes and environments.1 Earth and Planetary system.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Gauss and Green’s theorems (without proofs) applications. forces on submerged bodies. numerical solutions of first order differential equation by Euler’s method and 4th order Runge-Kutta method. Functions of two variables. and normal distributions. line. Concept of fluid rotation. Stokes. solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations. rank. Cayley-Hamilton Theorem. Numerical Methods: Solution of a system of linear equations by L-U decomposition. Lagrange method of multipliers. correlation and linear regression. momentum and energy.21 Engineering  Sciences  (XE)   4. Complex variable: Analytic functions. Hermitian. skewsymmetric and orthogonal matrices. Gauss-Jordan and Gauss-Seidel Methods. concept of local and convective accelerations. limit. Legendre polynomials and Bessel’s functions of the first kind and their properties. maxima and minima.5. symmetric. continuity and differentiability.Euler’s equations. Poisson. inverse. Differential equations of mass and momentum (Euler equation). discrete and continuous distributions. partial derivatives. surface and volume integrals. Taylor’s and Laurent’ series. Maxima and minima. divergence and curl.5.21. vector identities. Ordinary Differential Equations: First order equation (linear and nonlinear).4. Line integral. system of linear equations. 74   . numerical integration by trapezoidal rule. Newton’s interpolation formulae. Bayes Theorem. 4. Second order linear differential equations with variable coefficients. Variation of parameters method. Fourier Series. steady and unsteady flows.1  Section  A:  Engineering  Mathematics  (Compulsory)   Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices.21. Beta and Gamma functions. tests for convergence. conditional probability. Residue theorem (without proof) and its applications. Mean value theorems. Indeterminate forms and L’Hospital rule. Hydrostatics: Buoyancy. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. Simpson’s rule and Gaussian quadrature. power series.5. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and simple theorems. vorticity. Cauchy-Riemann equations. Solution of a polynomial and a transcendental equation by Newton-Raphson method. total derivatives. Eulerian and Lagrangian description of fluid motion. Cauchy. double and triple integrals and their applications. manometry. Application in solving potential problems. directional derivatives. control volume analysis for mass. Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula (without proof). higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Bernoulli’s equation and its applications. sequence and series. stream function and potential function.2 Section  B:  Fluid  Mechanics   Fluid Properties: Relation between stress and strain rate for Newtonian fluids. skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices. Calculus: Functions of single variable. Half range sine and cosine series. Binomial. Vector Calculus: Gradient. continuity.Laplace equation. Partial Differential Equations: Separation of variables method. Euler’s theorem for homogeneous functions. limit.Taylor’s series. Fundamental and mean value-theorems of integral calculus. power series solutions. random variables. diagonalisation of matrices.eigenvalues and eigenvectors.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Evaluation of effectiveness of antimicrobial agents. mode of action and resistance. Soil microorganisms associated with vascular plants. Continuous culture. Measurement of growth and growth yields. molds and protozoa. Regulation of gene expression: repression and induction. UV and chemical mutagens. Growth curve. Vaccines. Retroviruses. Microbial Genetics: Types of mutation. Viruses and their classification. Common regulatory mechanisms in synthesis of amino acids. Flagella and Pili. Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic Cells: Structure and Function: Prokaryotic Cells: cell walls. Entner-Doudoroff pathway. Enrichment culture techniques for isolation of microorganisms. mechanisms of solute transport across membranes.5.4. Classification of infectious diseases. plasmids. Controversy over spontaneous generation.22. Microbial Diseases and Host Pathogen Interaction: Normal microbiota. Pentose-phosphate pathway. Microbial Growth: Definition of growth.4 Section  K:  Microbiology   Historical Perspective: Discovery of microbial world. Effect of environmental factors on growth. transposons. recombination. conjugation. Archea and their broad classification. Cell inclusions like endospores and gas vesicles. Biosynthetic pathway for fatty acids synthesis. Control of Micro-organisms: Effect of physical and chemical agents. mitochondria and chloroplasts. Aerobic and anaerobic respiration. Molecular approaches to microbial taxonomy. The citric acid cycle. Chemolithotrophy. Light-. Photosynthesis. phase contrast. Phage λ and its life cycle. Nonspecific defense of host. An overview of metabolism. RNA viruses. Eukaryotic microbes: Yeasts. Eukaryotic cell organelles: Endoplasmic reticulum. Immune deficiency. Methods in Microbiology: Pure culture techniques. and pathogenic fungi. Microbial Metabolism: Energetics: redox reactions and electron carriers. DNA repair. Antifungal and antiviral drugs. Ames test for mutagenesis. Capsules. Selection of mutants. Bacterial genetic system: transformation. cell membranes. Basic concept of microbial genomics. Principles of microbial nutrition. Bacterial genome with special reference to E. Microbial Taxonomy and Diversity: Bacteria. Humoral and cell mediated immunity. Human diseases caused by viruses. 81   . Microbial Ecology: Microbial interactions. sulphur and nitrogen cycles. Nosocomial infection. Carbon. bacteria. Glycolysis. Regulation of major metabolic pathways.coli. Landmark discoveries relevant to the field of microbiology. Mechanism of microbial pathogenicity. Chemotherapy/Antibiotics: General characteristics of antimicrobial drugs. Fermentation. Antigens and antibodies. Theory and practice of sterilization. Operon model. Antibiotics: Classification. Emerging infectious diseases. transduction. Role of microorganisms in transformation of organic matter and in the causation of diseases. Calvin cycle. Synchronous growth.and electron-microscopy. Glyoxalate pathway. Reservoirs of infection. Mathematical expression of exponential growth phase. Golgi apparatus. RNA phages.

Polymerization and polymorphism. glycolysis. yeast and mold in food. Role of minerals in nutrition. communication. osmoregulation. Kreb’s cycle. conservation biology. adaptation. protozoan and helminthic parasites. the immune response. host-parasite relation. species diversity. molecular basis of heredity. natural selection. regulation of gene expression. anthocyanins. systematics and classification of animals. Food Microbiology: Characteristics of microorganisms: Morphology. Development Biology: Embryonic development. vitamins. Spoilage bacteria. yoghurt. lipids and carbohydrates. the excretory system. Eukaryotic gene organization and expression (Basic principles of signal transduction). Clostridium and Aspergillus. cheese. replication. Escherichia coli. sausage.22. Nutrition deficiency diseases. stem cells. Food spoilage: Contributing factors. Shigella. Coenzymes. Animal Behaviour: Types of behaviours. learning and memory. courtship. Lipids: Classification and structure of lipids.22.5. pectic substances and dietary fibre. Proteins: Classification and structure of proteins in food. the reproductive system. speciation. the skeletal system. chlorophylls. instinct. cellular organelles and their structure and function. Listeria. population dynamics. zoogerography. cellular and humoral immune response. Animal Anatomy and Physiology: Comparative physiology. Kinetics and inhibition. the respiratory system. Spores and vegetative cells. PER. cytoplasmic inheritance. Evolution: Origin and history of life on earth. proteins. 82   . Antinutrients. Pigments: Carotenoids. evolution of animal behaviour. structure and detection of bacteria. Foodborne disease: Toxins produced by Staphylococcus. ketones and quinones. vinegar. theories of evolution. cellulose. organogenesis. phylogenetic relationships.5. Bacillus.5 Section  L:  Zoology   Animal world:Animal diversity. Essential amino acids and fatty acids. meat and meat products. Genetics: Principles of inheritance. Food flavours: Terpenes. Microbial spoilage of milk and milk products. circulatory system. Rancidity of fats. the nervous system. distribution. social behaviour across the animal taxa. transcription and translation. biogeochemical cycles. 4. Campylobacter. Ecology: The ecosystem. organization of genome. cellular differentiation. evolution of the immune system. Enzymes: Specificity. Growth and death kinetics.oligopolysaccharides including starch. alcoholic beverage. sauerkraut and soya sauce. the food chain. tannins and myoglobin. cell cycle. Nutrition: Balanced diet. enzyme catalysis. digestive system.6 Section  M:  Food  Technology   Food Chemistry and Nutrition: Carbohydrates: Structure and functional properties of mono. Cell Biology: Structure of cell. habitats. Enzymatic and non-enzymatic browning. genetic basis of development. Microbial growth in food: Intrinsic and extrinsic factors. hormones and their actions. esters. linkage and mapping of genes. the endocrine system. chromosomes and chromatin structure. Bacterial pathogens: Salmonella. Fermented food: Buttermilk. mating and territoriality. Parasitology and Immunology: Nature of parasite. cell division.4. Water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. serial dilution method for quantification. pheromones. metamorphosis. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology: Nucleic acids. mutations.

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

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

85   .5. There is no provision for issue of additional GATE scorecards. 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. In case any claim or dispute arises in respect of GATE 2013. 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.

1. 2. 7. but I don’t see that option! You can only use internet banking (netbanking) facilities for online payment. the data you entered up to that time has been stored online. you will be allotted a centre in the examination city of your first choice. Challan Payment: Payment by cash at any branch of Canara Bank or State Bank of India. how should I complete the application process? After filling all the fields in the ONLINE application form. Online Payment: Netbanking through the payment gateway. 5. one email address can be used for only one application form. You are asking only the SC/ST/PD candidates to enclose the category certificate. My power/internet connection failed during application process. in the application. 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. 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. How do I apply ONLINE? Go to the link How to apply? On website (www. 86   . Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process. 2.iitb.gate. If I want the Online Payment (Netbanking) option. 8. Why should I choose two examination cities? Generally. what do I do? If you have clicked on “Save” during application process.1 Application Process 1. 2.6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 6. your second choice will be considered. you will be re-directed back to GATE application website. you can indicate the category to which you belong to.ac. After confirming the payment. Your browser screen will re-directed to the bank you choose. However. Login with your Internet banking credentials and confirm the payment. read the instructions and apply from the link provided in the main page. Credit cards will not be accepted. You need to produce the category certificate only to the admitting institute at the time of admission. 4. Only in cases where it becomes difficult to accommodate you in the examination city of your first choice. 3. 6. choose Online Payment option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. What about the OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates? Do they have to enclose the category certificate too? NO. I want to pay online by my credit card. Can I use one email address to fill multiple application forms? NO.in/gate2013).

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

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

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

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

2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category. The GATE committee will not be responsible for any incorrect declaration of the PD status of candidates. The onus of verifying PD certificate lies with the admitting institute.                     91   . Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted.1 Authorities Empowered to Issue certificates (SC/ST) • District Magistrate/ Additional District Magistrate/ Collector/ Deputy Collector/ Deputy Commissioner/ Additional Deputy Commissioner/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate/ Taluk Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/ Extra Assistant Commissioner.8 Appendix A 8. 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.

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

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