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  

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

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

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

Since bubbles darkened by the black ink ballpoint pen cannot be erased. TF. AG. if any. Biometric information (Photograph and fingerprint) maybe captured on the day of the examination for randomly selected candidates. Bring the admit card to the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied / scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification. For numerical answer type questions. CH.2 What’s  New  in  GATE  2013?   1. MN. GG. Numerical answer type questions in ONLINE papers: In the ONLINE papers. 5. 15 subject papers will be conducted by an ONLINE computer based test: AE. 2. 4. For details. Please note that application forms are NOT available for sale anywhere. Each online paper will have 15 or more marks worth of questions requiring numerical answers where possible. BT. 2 3 4 5 6   . CE. MA. 6. Downloadable Admit Card: Admit cards are NOT sent by mail anymore. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple-choice type and questions of numerical answer type. Pre-final year students: Pre-final year students are NOT eligible to write GATE 2013. A new formula will be used for calculating the GATE score. as required by MHRD. 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. candidates should darken the bubbles in the OMR sheet very carefully. Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the zonal GATE websites of IISc and seven IITs. CY. MT. 2. Soft copies of photograph and signature must be uploaded during online application (This is in addition to sending recent photograph of applicant with signed application). each question will have four choices for the answer. Admit cards can only be downloaded from the zonal GATE websites from 5th December 2012 onwards. Govt.1 eligibility for GATE examination. on or before 8 October 2012. AR. PH. 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. refer to Section 4.1 Other Important points about GATE 2013 1 Application Process: For GATE 2013. All candidate related information and grievance redressal will be available in a single GATE Online Applicant Interface. of India. each question will have a number as the answer. For multiple choice type questions. XE. 3. and XL.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Passed in the year 2012 or earlier

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

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

4th year or Completed

2013

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

MSc./M.A./MCA equivalent

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

Final year or Completed

2013

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

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

2014

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

2015

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

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

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

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

AG. BT.3. CY. PH. MA. XE and XL 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs CS. EE and IN 09:00 hrs–12:00 hrs 14:00 hrs–17:00 hrs OFFLINE ONLINE Examination: A computer based test (CBT) where the candidate will use a computer mouse to choose a correct answer or enter a numerical answer via a virtual keypad. OFFLINE Examination: A paper based examination where the candidate will mark the correct answer out of four options in an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble with a pen. CE.3  Examination  Schedule   GATE Paper Codes AR. 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. CH. 12   . GG. MT. ME and PI EC. MN.

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

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

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

Apply for the examination online 2. marks and GATE score. Under Scrutiny. Details of the application fee and the steps in the application process are given below. View your answers.in With this interface you can 1.    Keep  this   information  safe  and  do  not  disclose  the  email  id  and  password  to  anyone.3. This interface can be accessed using url: http://gateapp. signature. 4. Admit Card Ready for Download. 7. Check the status of your application form: Received.5 How  to  Apply   All candidates have to apply ONLINE.ac. Contact the GATE office in case of any queries/problems (Grievance Redressal).iitb. etc. 3. Make application fee payment through netbanking. The  login  to  this  interface  is  through  your  chosen  email  address  and  a  password. and supporting documents.1 GATE  Online  Applicant  Interface   An online interface is provided for most of your interaction with the GATE office. Upload photograph. 5. 6. Download Admit Card.     16   . Category General/OBC-NC (Male Candidates) SC / ST / PD* (Male Candidates) Female Candidates * PD: Person with a Physical Disability Application Fee 1200/600/0 (Exempted) 3.5. Accepted after Successful Scrutiny. The application fee is non-refundable. Rejected after Scrutiny failed.

1). 8.2 Filling  in  Application  Online   1.5 MB See section 3.2 and 3.5. Optional: You may upload pdf files of supporting documents conforming to the eligibility (except principal’s certificate) and category requirements given below in section Supporting Documents 7. You must first register yourself. 5. 6.5. Eligibility Degree Details (College address. 3. 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. 10.). Personal information 2.5.4) 5. PIN Code of College) 4. no further changes to the application can be made by the candidate. 12345. Before you make the payment. 9.3) while filling the online form. and resume filling in by logging in again. as all communications to you from the GATE offices will be sent to this address (DO NOT USE ANYBODY ELSE’S EMAIL ADDRESS. You will have to select one of the payment options (details given in Section 3. Optional: Your Netbanking details to make the application fee payment (only for Male candidates). Once you submit the application with payment. 2. you will be shown a “Preview” of your application. Choice of GATE examination cities (See Section 3.1 for the Eligibility Criteria and documents). Optional: PDF files of supporting documents (Eligibility & Category Certificates) (max file size: per file 0. ONLY ONE PERSON CAN REGISTER WITH ONE EMAIL ADDRESS). etc.5  for  details  on  the  quality  of  the  photograph  and  signature) 6.jpeg format) conforming to requirements similar to photograph 7. an email will be sent with a link and an one time password (OTP). You must click on the link and enter the password. “Logout”. Upload the soft copies of photo and signature (mandatory). Choose this carefully to be the one you check frequently. 17   .5. DOB. Good quality image of your signature (in . GATE paper. Communication Address (Important: PIN Code) 3. asdf. Please see Section 3. by providing a valid email address. Keep the following information ready: 1. Fill in the necessary data in the online application form following instructions given there. The GATE Online Applicant Interface allows you to enter data. You will be required to change the password after the first login. 8. Next you will see an application form to be filled in.2. Choose a password that is not easily guessable (should not be like: your name. GATE Online Application Interface (website) can be accessed from the GATE website.3. 4. where you have to carefully check for any errors. Upon registration. “Save” partially filled form.

as required by MHRD. However. For scanning the documents please use the following setting 1. It will contain four pages as mentioned below 1.1 Eligibility  Documents   Eligibility criteria and necessary supporting documents can be found from the Eligibility table for GATE as given in Section 3. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy 2.1).5. Color mode: 256 colors 3.1.2.2 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. You have to download a PDF file from this link and print it. Resolution: 200 dpi 2.5. to qualify for the reduced fee. Candidates who have selected online payment option will follow the instructions given below for online net banking in payment section and complete payment process.2.1. Govt. File format: PDF or JPEG 3. 3.5 MB. 12. Sources of valid evidence are given in Appendix A. if any female applicant requests a scribe to assist writing the exam. 18   . This page will contain 3 copies of challan to be processed with bank 3. Page 2-3: Two copies of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal (if need be) 3. Please make sure that the max file size permitted to upload per file is 0. applicants need not provide any SC/ST certificate. of India. Page 4: Optional page for candidates who select “bank challan” mode of payment.1. as the fee is exempted.11.5. Those who have selected challan payment option will directly proceed to the next step.1 Supporting  Documents   Applicants have an option to upload supporting documents online. a PD certificate has to be provided. You will then see a link to “Print Application Form”.2. Candidates who claim to be in any of the above categories have to submit photocopies of valid documents along with the application for evidence..

3. You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password. 3. Govt. If you had chosen offline payment option while filling in the form. Once you confirm. The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you. 3. 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. and have to fill in a few more details such as date and signature. You may also switch to offline Challan payments if need be.1 Online  Net  banking  Payment  Details   1. candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. If you have some difficulty (due to internet connection or power failure).5. 2. then the money will be credited back to your account within three working days.3 Application  Fee  Payment  Options   Non-refundable application fee is charged only for male candidates. 2. and you are not sure if you have made the payment. From the GATE Online Application Interface. you will be redirected to a bank you choose. of India.C). so that your application is submitted to GATE office on time. you may initiate a fresh payment from the GATE Online Interface. 5.5.5. 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. as required by MHRD.3. In case the fee amount has been debited from your bank account but not reached GATE. You can also check the status in your bank. please login back to GATE Online Application Interface and check the status of the payment. 6. You have to print it out on an A4 paper. In such a case. you will be provided with a copy of the challan in triplicate (PDF file) with your details filled in (see 13. 7. you will be redirected back to the GATE Online Application Interface. 3. even without waiting for the money to be credited back to your account.3. and you have to confirm that the payment is for GATE 2013. Govt. 19   . as required by MHRD.2 Offline  Challan  Payment  Details   1. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees. 4. of India.

Before mailing. 5. Note that your payment will NOT be accepted if you go to bank earlier than 48 hrs as mentioned in 2 above. Bottom portion of the form contains the part that your college principal has to certify. or attest the photograph 3.5. 2. your application is liable to be rejected otherwise.1 Before  Mailing   1. Once you obtain principal’s signature and stamp this is ready to go in application packet to be sent. where the application form needs to be mailed. 2. Category certificate for claiming discounted application fee in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. In case principal’s certificate happens to be proof of your eligibility. This photograph and signature should EXACTLY match the one in the photograph file uploaded electronically to the GATE Online Interface. keep one copy of application form (page 2) for your reference and process the other copy as follows 1.5. You may take the challan to any Canara Bank or SBI and make application fees payment. If you had paid the application fee by challan. Make sure you are ready with the following CHECK LIST: 1. 2. 4. bank would have returned you stamped GATE copy of challan. You must sign in the box provided 4. which contains the address of the Zonal office (along with application bar code). the following procedures need to be completed 3. 3. 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.3. The bank teller will verify the details printed on the challan with the data available at the bank and then accept the payment. Out of the printed pages. Do not pin. The signed application form (with photograph affixed) with. Keep it ready to go in application packet to be sent. as mentioned in the printed address slip that comes along with the PDF file of the application form.4. Submit the whole page (without cutting it) to your College principal’s office. 4. 3. Paste a color photograph of yourself in the space provided. 3. Cut this address slip. You do not need to have an account in that branch. 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. You will also find half page of instruction and half page address slip. PD certificate if you require a scribe assistance 20   . Principal’s certificate if that is proof of your eligibility to appear in GATE 2013. Other eligibility documents to appear for GATE 2013 (degree certificate) in case pdf files of these are NOT uploaded to online interface. and sign the application in the box provided. sign. This is because it will take some time after application pdf generation online to reflect the data in respective bank’s system.

Do not fold the application form and DO NOT STAPLE or pin the documents. 2. Use A4 sized envelope and put application form along with other documents mentioned in the CHECK LIST above. Send the packet by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to the address mentioned.2 Mailing   1. (Note: Applications reaching respective offices later than 8th October 12 may not be considered even if they are post marked 8th October. 2012 or earlier) 6.5. 8th October 2012. you should post only the application form page (with principal’s certification if applicable). If you had uploaded the supporting documents online. Secure the address slip firmly to the envelope using good glue or with additional transparent sticky tape (cello-tape) 5. GATE copy of Challan duly stamped by the bank after payment of fees (you need not submit challan in case of payment by net banking) 3. There is no need to post the paper copies of other documents. Alternatively it can also be handed over personally to the respective Zonal GATE Office on or before Monday. 3. DO NOT use someone else’s address slip for your application. The application packet should REACH the respective GATE offices on or before Monday. Current status of your application will be updated after receipt and scrutinizing of your application by respective GATE offices. Do not fill address by hand.5. as the address slip provided contains a barcode necessary for processing your application. 8 October 2012. 21   .4. 4. Note that barcodes on these address slips are different for each candidate. This status can be checked anytime by logging onto your GATE Online Applicant Interface.

5cm print 9. 7. 3. cheeks. 6.5. Forehead.1 Photograph  Requirements   Please pay attention to upload good quality photographs. Ask your photo studio to provide the image in a JPEG format and also on a standard 4.3. Photograph must be taken in a White or a very light background.         22   . Minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 320 x 240. Photographs taken using a Mobile phone and other self-composed portraits are NOT acceptable. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head. 8. glare on glasses is not acceptable in your photo.3 Mega pixel) (Ask your studio to reduce it to this resolution if it is higher) 10. Face should occupy about 50% of the area in the photograph. lip. The GATE Score card will be printed with the photograph you submit. 3. only clear glasses are permitted.5. Glare can be avoided with a slight downward tilt of the glasses for the photo shoot. 5. The photograph must have been taken after 1 June 2012. 4. nose. Maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 640×480 (0. Poor quality of photographs submitted will lead to rejection of your GATE application. 11. If you normally wear spectacles.5 cm x 3. without any refund of the application fees. Uploading photographs or signatures that do not meet specifications can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 1.5    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.5. The photograph must be in color and must be taken in a professional studio. 2. any cloth or any shadow. You must not wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses. and chin should be clearly visible. both eyes. and with a full-face view looking into the camera directly. 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.

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

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

3.5. 6. The maximum pixel resolution for the image is 800 x 300.3 Signature  Specifications   1. Only JPEG image formats will be accepted. 5. 4.Dark/Tinted Spectacles or Sunglasses Poor Digital Resolution (100×75) 3. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable. and can result in disqualification of the application without any refund of the fee. 2.5. The minimum pixel resolution for the image is 400 x 150. Get the signature digitally photographed/image scanned by a professional photo studio. Please put your signature with black or dark blue ink on a white paper. and get the image cropped by the studio itself.                 25   .

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

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

the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time.3.2 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. At the end of the three hour window. ME. CY. BT. 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. AR. MA. AG. MN. and PI). TF. 28   . 4. PH. CH. 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. CE. 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. 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. 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). The examination for the papers with codes AE.1.1. The candidates are required to enter the answer for each question using a mouse (keyboards will be disabled). GA – General Aptitude 3. Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work. MT. 4. The pattern of question papers is discussed separately in detail in Section 4. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. For all other papers (CS. XE. the candidates will be given the questions printed on a paper. EC. EE.2 XE  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XE paper has to answer the following 1. GG. 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). Section A – Engineering Mathematics 2. GA – General Aptitude 3. Section H – Chemistry 2.3 XL  Paper   A candidate appearing in the XL paper has to answer the following 1. IN. The question paper will consist of only objective questions.

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

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

1 General Aptitude (GA) Questions In all papers. where each question carries 2 marks.48. 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer to the first question only. Common data based questions: Two questions are linked to a common data problem. The sequent depth ratio of a hydraulic jump in a rectangular channel is 16. combination of option codes type questions or match items type questions. in which two questions share the same data but can be solved independently of each other. passage and the like. Examples of each of this design is given in the types of questions above. However. each question will have four choices 31   . Each question in such ‘linked answer questions’ will carry two marks. and carry a total of 15 marks. In other words. (Answer of the previous question is not required to solve the next question). Out of these. GA questions are of multiple choice type. A problem statement is followed by two questions based on the problem statement.0 (D) 12.2 Question papers other than GG. for the linked answer question pair. 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. two pairs of questions would be common data questions. For multiple choice type questions.Example Q. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions. The questions based on the above four logics may be a mix of single stand alone statement/phrase /data type questions. The two questions are designed such that the solution to the second question depends upon the answer to the first one. The Froude number at the beginning of the jump is: (A) 5. where the answer to the first question of the pair is required in order to answer its successor. Each question is independent and its solution is obtainable from the above problem data or passage directly. If the first question in the linked pair is wrongly answered or is unattempted.0 (B) 8. Linked answer questions: These questions are of problem solving type.0 (C) 10. 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). 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. 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). 4. the question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice type and numerical answer type. Each question under this group will carry two marks. Or these can be common data questions. In the ONLINE papers. 4. the first answer is an intermediate step in working out the second answer. There is no negative marking for wrong answer to the second question of the linked answer question pair. then the answer to the second question in the pair will not be evaluated. 4. for 2 marks multiple-choice questions. Likewise.4.4 Marking  Scheme   For 1mark multiple-choice questions.4.0 (iv) Analysis and Synthesis: These can be linked answer questions. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer 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). two pairs of questions would be common data questions.4. Each of the other sections of the XL paper (Sections I through M) contains 20 multiple choice questions carrying a total of 30 marks: 10 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 10 marks) and 10 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 20 marks). 32   . 4. Each section in Part B (Section 1 and Section 2) consists of 30 multiple-choice questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 60 marks and some of these may be numerical questions).5 XL Paper (Life Sciences) In XL paper. Candidates will have to enter the answer using a virtual keypad. Out of these. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Some of the multiple choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. Engineering Mathematics section (Section A) is compulsory.4. 2 pairs are common data questions and 1 pair is linked answer questions. Part A is common for all candidates. and 1 pair is linked answer questions. Some of the multiple-choice questions may be replaced by numerical questions. 4. and 4 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 8 marks).3 GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section.for the answer. Candidates will have to attempt questions in Part A and either Section 1 or Section 2 in Part B. the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. and two pairs of questions would be linked answer questions. 1 pair is common data questions.4. Out of the 2-mark questions. 4. Chemistry section (Section H) is compulsory. Part B contains two sections: Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). For numerical answer type questions. Part A consists of 25 multiple-choice questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks & some of these may be numerical questions). This section contains 11 multiple-choice questions carrying a total of 15 marks: 7 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 7 marks). 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). each question will have a number as the answer and choices will not be given.4 XE Paper (Engineering Sciences) In XE paper. Out of the 2 mark questions.

would a thermometer be filled if it was designed to be used for measuring temperature of about 500oF? (A) Pyrometer Ans. (B) Q.1 General  Aptitude  (GA):  Common  to  All  Papers  Engineering   1. Sample Questions Verbal Ability Q. the spacecraft was finally launched successfully. numerical reasoning and data interpretation. 2.4. (B) Q. numerical estimation.4.3. Even after transportation fees and import taxes are added. usually nitrogen or carbon dioxide. attempts to send the missile into space. Verbal Ability: English grammar. placed in the thermometer under pressure. (A) abortive (B) difficult (C) experimental (D) preliminary Ans. sentence completion. For measuring temperature below –40oF. Numerical Ability: Numerical computation.1. the space above the mercury is filled with some inert gas.5.2. not satisfactory for use in high temperatures.5 GATE  Syllabi   4. word groups. 33   (B) Inert gas (C) Iron and brass (D) Gas . When a mercury thermometer is used for temperature above 500oF. critical reasoning and verbal deduction. (A) Q. verbal analogies. The cost of manufacturing tractors in Korea is twenty percent less than the cost of manufacturing tractors in Germany. the gas pressures are increased. so that it is possible to use these thermometers for temperatures as high as 1000oF. Choose the appropriate answer to complete the following sentence: After several …….” With what. 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. As the mercury rises. These are. instructions. however. it is still cheaper to import tractors from Korea to Germany than to produce tractors in Germany. Read the following paragraph: “The ordinary form of mercury thermometer is used for temperature ranging from –40oF to 500oF. besides mercury. thermometers filled with alcohol are used.

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

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

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

Farm Machinery And Power Sources of power on the farm-human. integration of trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. surface and volume integrals. animal and power operated equipment for tillage. maintenance and repair. flow in open channels. electrical. Differential Equations: Linear and non-linear first order ODEs. design and selection of machine elements – gears. selection.4.5. engines. normal and binomial distributions. Higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients. engines. measurement of force. speed. Correlation and regression analysis. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. human engineering and safety in tractor design. Divergence and Curl. engine components. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. Sequences and series. power efficiencies and measurement. laminar and turbulent flow in pipes. tractor tests and performance. testing of agricultural machinery and equipment.C. selection. bio-fuels. Tractors and power tillers – type. median. sowing. Calculus: Limit. Line. continuity and differentiability. three point hitches. engine systems – fuel. final drives and power take-off. threshing and transport. solar and biomass.Weisbach and Hazen-Williams equations. Laplace transforms. hitch systems and hitching of tillage implements. principles of working. electrical.C. heat load and power losses. chaff cutting. chains and sprockets and belts.free link and restrained link operations. overload safety devices used in farm machinery. I. Eigen values and eigen vectors. engine cycles. Random variables. heat and wave equations. calculation of performance parameters -field capacity. Partial Derivatives. I. construction and operation of manual. PDEs -Laplace. mechanics of animal traction. intake and exhaust. Fourier series. functional requirements. torque. inter-cultivation. wind. Stokes. properties of fluids. cooling. planting. continuity equation. spraying. mechanics of tractor chassis. 37   . displacement and acceleration on machine elements. cost analysis of implements and tractors Thermodynamic principles of I. Test for convergence. efficiency. lubricants and their properties. application rate and losses. torque. Maxima and minima. hydrostatic forces on plane and curved surface. Systems of linear equations. tractor clutches and brakes. Darcy. fuel consumption. forces acting on a tillage tool. fertilizer application. Vector Calculus: Gradient. hydrostatic pressure and its measurement. traction theory. flow through orifices and notches. harvesting. Poisson.3 Agricultural  Engineering  (AG)   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrices and Determinants.C. maintenance and repair of I. mechanical. animal. lubrication. fuels and combustion. Moody’s diagram. mowing.C. Soil And Water Conservation Engineering Ideal and real fluids. Gauss and Green’s theorems. Soil tillage. differential. mechanical steering and hydraulic control systems used in tractors. pulleys. Numerical Methods: Solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations. operation. mode and standard deviation. ignition. calculation of power. power transmission systems – gear trains. Bernoulli’s theorem. Probability and Statistics: Mean.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

stratigraphic principles. mantle melting models and derivation and primary magmas. microfossils and palaeoflora. association of igneous. prospecting and exploration of economic minerals. ore dressing and mineral economics. coal and petroleum resources ofIndia. phase diagrams and trace elements as monitors of magma evolutionary processes. size. Weathering. glacier and ocean. elements of seismology. processes on deep oceanic and near-shore regions. slope and drainage. Engineering properties of rocks and soils. Basic structural geology. unconformities. distribution of major.5. structure and petrology of sedimentary rocks. joints.5. ores and metamorphism. Cosmic abundance. controlling factors. action of river. ore reserve estimation. origin and distribution of mineral and fuel deposits inIndia. Coal and petroleum geology. sedimentary and metamorphic rocks with tectonic setting. earthquakes. basement cover relationship. faults.12 Geology  and  Geophysics  (GG)   Part A:    Common  To  Geology  And  Geophysics   4.Physical basis and applications of gravity. meteorites. primary and secondary structures. Morphology. forms and textures. geochemical evolution of the earth. superposed folding. classification and geological significance of important invertebrates. methods of projection. sampling. forms. Oremineralogy and optical properties of ore minerals. introductory well logging. quantitative and applied geomorphology. twinning. classification of minerals. magnetic. fluid inclusions as an ore genetic tool. Ground water geology. basin analysis.Geological and geographical distribution of ore. Introduction to remote sensing.Geological time scale and geochronology. geochemistry of waters including solution equilibria and water rock interaction. marine geology and ocean resources. strain and material response. electromagnetic. role of fluids in metamorphism.12. mining methods. cleavage. Igneous and metamorphic provinces of India. soil formation. magmatic differentiation. diagnostic physical and optical properties of rock forming minerals. sedimentary processes and environments. elements of geochemical thermodynamics. plate tectonics. Metamorphism. physical oceanography. shear zone.12.1 Earth and Planetary system. Stress. sedimentary facies. geomagnetism and paleomagnetism. volcanism and orogeny.2 Part  B  –  Section  1:    Geology   Crystalsymmetry. crystal chemistry. schistosity and lineation. wind. mineralogy and petrology. 55   . metamorphism of pelitic. mineral and ground water. vertebrates. metamorphic facies. continental drift. shape. atmosphere and greenhouse effect. 4. development and evolution of landforms. ore forming processes vis-à-vis ore-rock association (magmatic. hydrothermal. Geomorphic processes and agents. brittle and ductile deformation. isostasy. geostatistics. physical properties of the interior of the earth. minor and trace elements. seismic and radiometric prospecting for oil. grade and basic types. tectonites and their significance. optical mineralogy. electrical. Igneous rocks – classification. mafic and impure carbonate rocks. geochemical cycles. stratigraphic principles and Indian stratigraphy. major stratigraphic divisions ofIndia. internal structure and composition of the earth. isotope geochemistry. geometry and genesis of folds. metamorphic P-T-t paths and their tectonic significance.4. continents and continental processes.5. sedimentary and metamorphogenic ores).

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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but I don’t see that option! You can only use internet banking (netbanking) facilities for online payment. in the application. 2. If I want the Online Payment (Netbanking) option. Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process. 7. You are asking only the SC/ST/PD candidates to enclose the category certificate. You need to produce the category certificate only to the admitting institute at the time of admission. what do I do? If you have clicked on “Save” during application process. Can I use one email address to fill multiple application forms? NO. After confirming the payment. the data you entered up to that time has been stored online. Why should I choose two examination cities? Generally.1 Application Process 1. Login with your Internet banking credentials and confirm the payment. Credit cards will not be accepted. Only in cases where it becomes difficult to accommodate you in the examination city of your first choice. how should I complete the application process? After filling all the fields in the ONLINE application form. 5. you will be re-directed back to GATE application website. Challan Payment: Payment by cash at any branch of Canara Bank or State Bank of India. Online Payment: Netbanking through the payment gateway. However. Your browser screen will re-directed to the bank you choose. How do I make the fee payment for GATE 2013 examination? You can make the payment during the ONLINE application process by choosing one of the following options: 1.in/gate2013).6 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 6. your second choice will be considered. OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates do not have to enclose the category certificate since their application fee is same as that of the general category candidates. 2.iitb. you can indicate the category to which you belong to. 1. you will be allotted a centre in the examination city of your first choice. 4.ac. 86   . My power/internet connection failed during application process. 8. I want to pay online by my credit card. 6. read the instructions and apply from the link provided in the main page. one email address can be used for only one application form. What about the OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates? Do they have to enclose the category certificate too? NO. choose Online Payment option and proceed for payment by following the instructions.gate. How do I apply ONLINE? Go to the link How to apply? On website (www. 3. 2.

My netbanking account has been debited (money taken out) more than once. Page 4: page for candidates who select “bank challan” way of payment (as against the net banking). you can continue the process of printing the application form. will be credited (put back) to your bank account within 48 hours. If the payment was received by GATE. This page will contain 3 copies of challan. choose Bank Challan option and proceed for payment by following the instructions. Page 2-3: Two copies (one for you one to be sent to GATE office) of application form with bottom part showing certificate to be signed by principal. 2. What do I do ? When you can get back online. 1. 10. My bank account has been debited (money taken out). you have to start with the payment step again (choice of Online or Chalan). a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1. Any unaccounted or excess money that was received on behalf of GATE 2013 from this account will automatically be returned back (credited) to the same bank account. The money that was debited (taken out) from your account the first time. My power/internet connection failed during online payment. Any excess/unaccounted debits will be returned to you. 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. What do I do? This happened because of some failure in internet transactions (including failure of internet connection at your end). first check the status of your payment on the GATE application website. but GATE Application website says that the payment has not been received. a PDF file will be generated with the following pages: 1.3. 2. At the end of this process. If I want the Bank Challan option. 87   . 9. 12. 4. 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. At the end of this process. Please check your bank account after 48 hours. If the payment was not received by GATE. you MUST initiate a fresh payment process on the GATE application website. As soon as possible. 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. 3. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip where you need to send hard copy. Take a print out of the entire file and follow instructions in link How to apply? to complete the application process. 11. Page 1: Instructions and Address slip (of where you need to send the hard copy) to be pasted on an A4 sized envelope 2. One copy for the candidate and another to be sent to GATE office. and make the payment again. to complete payment.

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

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

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

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. 8.1 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.                     91   .2 PD  Category:   In order to avail concession under PD category. Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Presidency Magistrate Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tashildar Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the Candidate and/or her/his family normally resides Administrator/ Secretary to Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands) • • • • Certificate issued by any other official will not be accepted. The 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.8 Appendix A 8.

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