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SYLLABUS FOR TTA DIRECT RECRUITMENT EXAM The standard part in General ability test will be such as may

be expected of an engineering diploma holder. The standard of the paper will approximately be that of Diploma level of an Indian Polytechnic. There shall be a single multiple choice objective type paper of three hours duration as per details give below :Part Marks Part- I General Ability Test 20 Part- II Basic Engineering 90 Part- III Specialization 90 Note: The candidate is required to obtain minimum qualifying marks in each of these parts. Part-I:-General Ability Test : 20 Marks: The Candidate’s comprehension and understanding of General English shall be tested through simple exercises such as provision of antonyms and synonyms, fill in the blanks and multiple-choice exercises etc. this shall also include questions on current events, general knowledge and such matters of everyday observation and experience as may be expected of Diploma holder. Part -II: Basic Engineering: 90 Marks : 1. Applied Mathematics: Co-ordinate Geometry; Vector Algebras, Matrix ad Determinant; Differential calculus; Integral calculus, Differential equation of second order; Fourier series; Laplace Transformer; Complex Number; Partial Differentiion. 2. Applied Physics: Measurement- Units and Dimensions; Waves, Afcoustics, Ultrasonics; Light; :azer and its Applications; Atomic Structure and Enerty Levels. 3. Basic Electricity: Electrostatics, coulomb’s law, Electric field, Gauss’s theorem, concept of potential difference; concept of capacitance and capacitors; Ohm’s law, power and energy, Kirchoff’s voltage, current laws and their applications in simple DC circuits; Basic Magnetism; Electro Magnetism;

Thevenin’s theorem Norton’s theorem and their applications. Multiplexers and De-Multiplexers. rectifiers. relation between phase & tine voltage. construction and principles of working of various types of electrical measuring instruments. Block diagram of I. Codes and Parity. battery charges. circuit breaker. Shift Register. Time base circuits. Display Devices and Associated Circuits. Decoders.C. Transistor Biassing & Stabilisation of operating pointl. Operational Amplifier. batteries. Bipolar Trnaistor & their circuits. switchgear. protection devices & schemes. number system(binary and hexadecimal). counters. Star Delta connections. switches and connectors. Cells and Batteries. generator protection. A/D nad D/A converters. Mosfet circuit applications. Semi Conductor Diode. starters. servo and stepper motors. Feedback in Amplifier. various types of relays. Semi conductor Physics. magnetic materials. Voltage and Current Sources. turned voltage Amplifiers. Inverters. contactor control circuits.3 phase vs single phase supply. Single stage transistor amplifier field effect transistor. semi conductor. relays. Digital Technique: Applications and advantages of digital systems. Sinusoidal Oscillators. Latches and Flip Flops. electrical properties. Concept of alternating voltage & current. all types of motor and generator AC & DC transformers. Regulated Power supply 5. power factor and their measurements. Thyristors and UJT. Part -III Specialization: 90 Marks Electrical :. Active and passive components. Multivibrator circuits. Multistage Transistor Amplifier. Logic Gates. transformer .Electromagnetic induction. timer (such as 555) and its working. Insulator etc. Opto Electronics Devices and their applications. Memories. Conventional representation of electric and electronic circuit elements. wave shapping and switching circuits. 4. Logic simplifications. Transistor Audio Power Amplifiers. substation. Electronic Devices and Circuits: Classification of materials into conductor. protective relaying. Arithmetic circuits.

protection. Types of AC mill-voltmeters-Amplifier rectifier and rectifier amplifier Block diagram explanation of a basic CRO and a triggerd sweep oscilloscope. Principles of voltage. UART: USART: Modems. Communication:. concept of reflection and standing waves on a transmission line. feeder & lightening protection. Filters and Transmission Lines:. pulse modulation. Microwave Components. phase controlled rectifiers. power control devices 8 circuits. ICW. characteristic impedance of line. Protocols and their functions. feeder & bus bar protection.accuracy precision.Principles and operator of various types of AM. power electronics application in control of drivers refrigeration 8 air conditioning. Digital Modulation Techniques-ASK. local area Network. choppers. Introduction of Basic block diagram of digital and data communication systems. pressure measuring devices. PAM. PPM. lightening arrestor. dual converters. FSK. force & torque measuring devices. Bandwidth consideration of a transmission fine. Transmission Lines and their applications. earthing. Network. Transmission line equation. Microwave communications Systems. Principle of impedance matching. Microwave Engineering: Microwave Devices. Transducers. brief idea of ISDN interfaces. sensitivity resolution range. principles and applications of PCM. Characteristics / working of data transmission circuits. PWM: Multiplexing. FM and PM modulators / demodulator.Modulation and demodulation.TDM.Features of carrier telephone system. Carrier Telephony. current and resistance measurements. voltage stabilizer 8 regulators. cycloconverters. Microwave antennas. flow measuring devices power control devices & circuits. coding error detection and correction techniques. inverters. .Two points network. Filters. Instruments and Measurements:.Specifications of Instruments. Errors in measurement and loading effect. Attenuators. measurement of displacement a strain. Waveguides.Block diagram 7 working principles of microwave communications link. PSK.

programming exercises in assembly language. data communication principles. single feedback configuration. types and working principles of modems. I/O system Organization. typical examples. distortion factor meter. Brief idea of M/s assembly languages. Number systems. Relative stability. async data transfer interrupt driven data transfer. Instruction set and simple assembly level programming. Time lag. Block diagram of control system. Control unit design. signal generator. Data transfer techniquessync data transfer. Personal computers and their typical uses. Transfer functions of simple control components. types of computers. DMA serial output data.front panel controls. folder. Impedance Bridges and Q-Meters. familiarization with DOS and windows-concept of file. Memory organization. Microprocessor. concept of interrupt. serial input data. machines & Mnemonic codes. PASCAL. Polar plot. signal analyzer and logic analyzer. Self regulating and non self regulating control systems.Basic elements of control system. USE OF BASIS DATA STRUCTURES Fundamentals of computer architecture. directory. spectrum analyzer. Routh Hurwitz criterion. functions of data link layer and . phase margin and gain margin. open and closed loop system concepts of feedback. Data Communication.Typical organization of a microcomputer system & functions of its various block. hysteresis lineartty concepts. Computers:. Control system:. Stability Analysier: Characteristic equation Routh’s table Nyquist Critereon. Network principles. Programming Elements of a high level programming language. gain margin and phase margin. OSI model. Microprocessormicroprocessor architecture. Architecture of a Microprocessor. Memories and I/o interfacing. Principles of working and specifications of logic probes. c. Root Locus technique. Microprocessor based system design. Instructions format and Addressing mo0de. Processor design. Time response of systems. Bode Plot.Computer and its working.concept of Instruction set.

relational model. networking layer. DBMS based on relational model. communications protocols-X-25. TCP/IP Database Management System-basic concepts. . entity relationship model.