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OJEE Syllabus 2017
[ PHARMACY / Bachelor of Homoeopathic Medicine and Surgery ( BHMS ) / Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and SurgeryOdisha JEE Syllabus:
The Syllabi given hereunder for OJEE 2017 are only illustrative and not exhaustive. The syllabi are in line with courses of studies in Science stream for the Higher Secondary Examination 2017 of CHSE, ODISHA. Since OJEE is conducted with a view to preparing merit lists for admission the decision of the OJEE Committee as regards the scope of the syllabus is FINAL.
PHYSICS ( 60 Questions )
Measurements and Motion : Fundamental and derived physical quantities, Concept of Mass, Length and Time, Measurement of different quantities in SI Units. Errors in measurement, Combination of errors, Dimension of physical quantities, Dimension analysis of physical quantitiesConversion of physical quantities from one system of units to another. Concepts of vectors and scalars, Components of vectors, Unit vectors, Addition, Subtraction and Multiplication ( vector & scalar ) of vectors. Lami’s Theorem. Equations of linear motion for uniformly accelerated bodies ( by calculus method ). Newton’s laws of motion, Conservation of energy and momentum, Collision in one dimension, Work, Power, Energy, Sliding and Rolling friction. Circular Motion- radial and tangential acceleration, Centripetal force, Banking of tracks, Kepler’s laws of Planetary Motion ( Statements only ). Newton’s law of Gravitation. Earth satellites – Orbital and Escape velocities. Moment of Inertia-definition and expression of Moment of Inertia for rod, ring and circular disc ( about an axis passing through the centre and perpendicular to the plane of the body ). Angular momentum and Conservation of angular momentum, Projectile motion.
Heat & Thermodynamics : Concept of Temperature, Scales of Temperature ( Celsius, Fahrenheit, Kelvin ), Definition of mechanical equivalent of heat (J), Thermal energy, Heat Capacity, Specific heat of solids and liquids, Latent heat, Heat transfer-Thermal conductivity of solids, Steady state, Kirchhoff’s laws of heat radiation, Stefan’s law of heat radiation, Newton’s Law of cooling. Kinetic Theory of gases – Pressure of an ideal gas, Kinetic interpretation of temperature, Degrees of freedom, Law of equipartition of energy. First Law of Thermodynamics, Specific heats of a gaseous system, Relation between Cp and Cv, Work done during Isothermal and Adiabatic processes, Carnot’s conceptual heat engine and its efficiency, Second law of thermodynamics, Absolute Scale of Temperature.
Characteristics of Materials : Elastic and Plastic behaviors of solids, Elastic limit, Young’s modulus, Shear and Bulk modulus, Poission’s ratio.
Liquids : Surface Tension and Surface Energy, Excess pressure across a spherical liquid surface, Expression for capillary rise. Streamlined and turbulent flow, Bernoulli’s equation and its application, Viscosity- coefficient of viscosity, Stokes law.
Electricity & Magnetism : Electric field intensity and Potential at a point in an electric field, Relation between them, Capacitance – dielectric constant and its effect on capacitance. Series and parallel grouping of capacitances, Energy stored in a charged capacitor, Ohm’s law, Variation of resistance of metallic conductors with temperature, Kirchhoff’s laws and its application to a balanced Wheatstone bridge. Combination of Cells and resistors- series and parallel. Heating effect of electric current and Joule’s law, Electric power and electric energy. Magnetic Permeability and Susceptibility of materials, Properties of dia, para and ferro magnetic materials. Biot-Savart’s law – Magnetic Field due to a circular coil at its centre. Moving coil galvanometer ( dead beat only ). Force on a moving charge in a uniform magnetic field. Faraday’s laws of electromagnetic induction, Lenz’s law, emf induced in a rotating coil in a magnetic field. Alternating current- Self and Mutual induction, Phase relation between Voltage and Current in pure resistive, capacitive and inductive circuits. Principle of transformer, elementary idea on electromagnetic waves.
Wave motion : Simple harmonic motion, wave propagation, characteristics of wave motion, longitudinal and transverse waves, superposition of waves:- Stationary waves, Beats. Open and closed organ pipes, velocity of sound in air- effect of pressure, temperature and humidity on it. Doppler Effect, laws of transverse vibration of string ( Statement only ).
Optics : Reflection and refraction at curved surfaces. Spherical mirror and thin lens formula and refraction through prism. Total internal reflection, Dispersion, Huygens principle ( statement only ), Young’s double slit experiment.
Electronic Devices : Thermionic emission, Statement of Richardson’s equation and Child’s Law, Vacuum triode – construction and characteristics, relationship between valve constants, Descriptive idea of energy bands: – conductors, insulators and semi conductors, Intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors, p-type and n-type semiconductors. PN junction, PNP and NPN transistor, PN Junction as a rectifier.
Relativity and Nuclear Physics : Postulates of special theory of relativity, variation of mass with velocity ( Statement only ), mass energy equivalence relation ( Statement only ). Atomic nucleus, nuclear forces, nuclear mass, binding energy, mass defect, artificial radio activity, radio isotopes and their uses. Nuclear fission, energy released during nuclear fission, chain reaction, controlled chain reaction, nuclear fusion, energy generation in the Sun, radiation hazards.
CHEMISTRY ( 60 Questions ) General behaviour of matter :
Solid State : Characteristics, Classification, Solubility, Melting points, Crystal structure of simple ionic compounds. Radius ratio and coordination number : density calculation, lattice points and voids.
Liquid State : Characteristics, Boiling and Freezing points, Viscosity, Surface tension, Osmosis, Raoult’s law, Lowering of vapour pressure, Depression of freezing points, Elevation of boiling points, Anomalous molecular masses; Association and dissociation.
Solutions : Types of solutions, concentration and different ways of expressing concentration ( percentage, ppm, strength, normality, molarity, molality and formality ); Interrelations
Gaseous State : Gas laws, Kinetic model of gases, ideal gas equation, Van der waals’ equation, compressibility factor, Average, root mean square and most probable velocities.
Atoms and molecules : Symbols, Valency, Atomic mass, Molecular mass, Avogadro’s law, Mole concept, Determination of equivalent mass of zinc and copper, Atomic mass by Dulong Petit’s method and Molecular mass by Victor Mayor’s method. Stoichiometry and calculations based on stoichiometry.
Structure of atoms and molecules : Fundamentals particles and their properties, Rutherford and Bohr models of atom, Hydrogen spectrum, Energy levels, Shells and Sub-shells, s, p and d orbitals, Quantum numbers, Pauli’s exclusion principle, Aufbau-principle, Hund’s rule, Electronic configuration of atoms, Extra stability of half filled and filled subshells.
Chemical bonds : Ionic, Covalent, Coordinate and Hydrogen bond, Hybridisation- sp, sp2 , sp3 , dsp2 ,dsp3 , d2sp3 shapes of molecules, VSEPR theory, Molecular Orbital Theory of simple diatomic molecules.
Periodic classification : Periodic table and periodic laws, s, p, d and f block elements, Periodicity in properties such as atomic and ionic radii, ionization enthalpy, electron gain enthalpy, electronegativity and oxidation states.
Chemical energetics, equilibrium and kinetics :
Energetics: Internal energy, Enthalpy, Heats of reactions, Bond energy, Hess’s law, Idea on enthalpy, entropy and free energy, spontaneity and conditions of equilibrium.
Equilibria : Reversible reaction, Law of mass action, Equilibrium constant Kp, Kc, Kx and their relation. Its application to ammonia synthesis and dissociation of HI, Decomposition and thermal dissociation. Theory of acids and bases, Dissociation of weak acids and bases, Ostwald’s dilution law, Ionic product of water, Common ion effect, Solubility product and their applications, pH, Hydrolysis of salts, Buffer solutions.
Kinetics : Rate of reaction, Factors affecting the rate, Rate constant, Order and Molecularity of a reaction, Simple zero and First order reaction, Half life period, Arrehnious equation and Activation Energy, Collision theory ( qualitative idea only )
Types of chemical reaction : Neutralisation and oxidation – Reduction reaction, Equivalent mass, Oxidation number, Balancing chemical reactions, by Ion electron method, Reactions involving KMnO4, K2Cr2O7, Na2S2O3, oxalate etc.
Non-metals : Group study, Preparation, Properties and uses of elements of compounds of hydrogen ( ortho and para hydrogen, isotopes of hydrogen, D2O and H2O2 ). Allotropes of carbon, Nitrogen family (NH3 and HNO3). Oxygen and sulphur family ( O2, H2S, SO2, H2SO4 and its manufacturer by contact process ), Halogens, Hydrogen halides and Interhalogen compounds, Zero group elements ( properties & uses ).
Electrochemistry : Electrolysis, Electrical Conductivity ( Specific, Equivalent and molar ), Faraday’s laws, Kohlvauseh law, Galvanic cell, Cell reaction, Nernst equation, Standard electrode potential, Electro chemical series e.m.f. of simple cells. Fuel cells.
Nuclear chemistry : Radio activity, Rate of disintegration, Group displacement law, Half-life and average life period, Stability of nuclear ( N / P ratio ) Carbon dating, Nuclear Fission and Fusion. Induced radioactivity by protons, neutrons and alpha particles.
Metals and metallurgy : Occurrence of metal, Minerals and ores, flux, slag calcination, roasting, smelting ( by reduction of oxides ) and refining. General trends in the characteristics, principles of extraction of Na, Mg, Ca, Al, Cu and Fe and their oxides, hydroxides, chlorides, nitrates and sulfates.
Organic chemistry :
Introductory : Functional Groups and organic radicals, Nomenclature by IUPAC system ( substitutive method ) , Isomerism ( Structural and stereoisomenism – optical and geometrical ) EZ & RS nomenclature, Electron mobility – Inductive effect, Resonance, Electromeric effect and Hyperconjugation; their applications. Types of organic reactions – addition, substitution, elimination reactions. Idea of electrophiles and nuclephiles; Reaction intermediates – idea of carbocations, carbanion & free radicals; their stabilities.
Aliphatic compounds : Methods of preparation and properties of alkanes, alkenes, alkynes ( acidity of terminal alkynes ), haloalkanes, alcohols, aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids, acid derivatives ( acid chlorides, esters and amides ), nitroalkanes and amines.
Aromatic compounds : Aromaticity ( Huckel’s rule ), Aromatic hydrocarbon ( Preparation and reactions – Substitution, addition, ozonolysis ) Phenols ( Preparation and reactions ) : Aldehydes (Preparations and reactions ); Acids ( Preparation and reactions ). Amines ( Preparation and reactions ); Diazonium salts ( synthetic application ).
Biochemistry : Biological importance of organic compounds such as carbohydrates, amino acids, proteins, lipids and nucleic acids ( only by metabolic process ).
Chemistry in the service of mankind : General idea on fertilizers, pesticides, polymers ( nylon, terylene, neoprene, buna-S, PVC, Teflon & bakelite ). Medicine-analgesic, antipyretic, antibiotic and antiseptic ( structure and preparation not required ).
Environmental chemistry : Source, effect and control measures of air and water pollution.
MATHEMATICS ( 60 Questions )
Logic : Statement, Negation, Implication, Converse, Contraposititve, Conjuction, Disjunction, Truth Table. Different methods of proof, Principle of Mathematical induction.
Algebra of sets : Set operation, Union, Intersection, Difference, Symmetric difference, Complement, Venn diagram, Cartesian product of sets, Relation and functions, Equivalence relation, Kinds of functions and their domain and range, Composite function, Inverse of a function.
Number system : Real numbers ( algebraic and order properties, rational and irrational numbers ), Absolute value, Triangle inequality, AM ≥ GM, Inequalities ( simple cases ), Complex numbers, Algebra of complex numbers, Conjugate and square root of a complex number, Cube roots of unity, De Moivre’s theorem with simple application. Permutations and Combinations -simple applications, Binomial theorem for positive integral index, Identities involving binomial co-efficients.
Determinants and matrices : Determinants of third order, Minors and cofactors, Properties of determinants, Matrices upto third order, Types of matrices, algebra of matrix, adjoint and inverse of matrix, Application of determinants and matrices to the solution of linear equations ( in three unknowns ).
Trigonometry : Compound angles, Multiple and Submultiple angles, Solution of trigonometric equations, Properties of triangles, Inverse circular function, Sum and product of sine and cosine functions.
Co-ordinate geometry of two dimensions : Straight lines, Pairs of straight lines, Circles, Equations of tangents and normals to a circle, Equations of parabola, Ellipse and hyperbola in simple forms, their tangents and normals. Condition of tangency. Rectangular and Conjugate hyperbolas.
Coordinate geometry of three dimensions : Distance and Division formulae, Direction cosines and direction ratios, Projection, Angle between two planes, Angle between a line and a plane. Distance of a point from a line and a plane. Equation of a sphere – general equation, Equation of sphere when end points of diameter are given.
Quadratic polynomials : Roots of quadratic polynomial, Factorisation of quadratic polynomials, Maximum and minimum values of quadratic polynomials for all real values of the variable, sign of the quadratic polynomial for all real values of the variable, Solution of quadratic inequations.
Sequence and Series : Definition, Infinite geometric series, Arithmetico-geometric series, Exponential and Logarithmic series.
Vectors : Fundamentals, Dot and cross product of two vectors, Scalar triple product and vector triple product, Simple application of different products.
Differential calculus : Concept of limit, Continuity of functions, Derivative of standard Algebraic and Transcendental functions, Derivative of composite functions, functions in parametric form, Implicit differentiation, Successive differentiation ( simple cases ), Leibnitz theorem, Partial differentiation, Application of Euler’s theorem, Derivative as a rate measure, Increasing and decreasing functions, Maxima and Minima, Indeterminate forms, Geometrical application of derivatives such as finding tangents and normals to plane curves.
Integral calculus : Standard methods of integration ( substitution, by parts, by partial fraction, etc ), Integration of rational, irrational functions and trigonometric functions. Definite integrals and properties of definite integrals, Areas under plane curves.
Differential equations : Definition, order, degree of a differential equation, General and particular solution of a differential equation, Formation of a differential equation, Solution of a differential equations by method of separation of variables, Homogeneous differential equations of first order and first degree, Linear differential equations of the form dy / dx + p (x) y = q (x), Solutions of differential equations of the form d2 y / dx2 = f (x)
Probability and statistics: Average ( mean, median and mode ). Dispersion ( standard deviation and variance ), Definition of probability, Mutually exclusive events, Independent events, Compound events, Conditional probability, Addition theorem.
Number system : Decimal, binary, octal, hexadecimal numbers and their conversion.
BOTANY ( 30 Questions )
Diversity of plant life : Five kingdom system of classification with their merits and demerits. Structure, reproduction and economic importance of Bacteria and Viruses. Life history of representative members of different plant groups: Spirogyra, Saccharomyces, Funaria, Dryopteris, Cycas.
Morphology of angiosperms : Normal and Modified roots, stems and leaves, Inflorescence, Flower and its parts, Pollination, Fertilization, Fruits.
Taxonomy of flowering plants : Principles and units of classification ( species, genus, family ) Binomial nomenclature, Studies of important families: Malvaceae, Fabaceae, Asteraceae, Brassicaceae, Liliaceae.
Cell : Structure and function Cell Theory, Totipotency, Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic cell, Structure of typical plant cell: Cell Wall, Cell Membrane, Cell Organelles ( Plastids, mitochondria, endoplasmic reticulum, ribosomes, Golgibodies, Lysosomes, Peroxisomes ). Important compounds of cell: Structure and functions of water, aminoacids, proteins, carbohydrates and fats. Properties and chemical nature of enzymes. Mode of enzyme action.
Continuity of life : Cell division : Mitosis, Meiosis and their significance, Mendel’s laws of inheritance : Monohybrid and Dihybrid cross, Incomplete dominance, Multiple allelism.
Genetic material : Structure of nucleic acids. Evidences to establish ‘DNA as genetic material’ ( Griffith and Avery’s experiment ). Concept of gene, Transcription and translation in Prokaryotes. Regulation of gene expression – induction and repression.
Recombinant DNA and Tissue culture technique : Recombinant DNA techniques and its significance. Gene bank, Production of Transgenic plants with examples, Tissue culture technique.
Complexities of plant life : Meristematic and tissues, Internal structures of dicot and monocot stems, roots and Isobilateral and Dorsiventral leaves, Normal secondary growth in dicot stem.
Processes in plants : Diffusion, Osmosis, Plasmolysis, Imbibition, Absorption and transport of water and minerals, Transpiration and its significance, Life energy and ATP, Respiration and fermentation, Photosynthesis, Biological nitrogen fixation. Growth and development: Growth regulators – Physiological effects of Auxins, Gibberellin, Cytokinin, Ethylene and Abscissic acid. Elementary idea of photoperiodism and vernalisation. Plant movements ( with special reference to geotropism and phototropism ).
Ecology : Man and environment, Ecological adaptations ( Hydrophytes and Xerophytes ), plant succession ( Hydrosere, Xeresere ), Structure and function of Ecosystem.
Economic Botany : Economic importance of plants like Rice, Gram ( green gram ) Jute, Groundnut, Mango, Tulsi.
Common plant diseases : Symptoms and control measure of following plant diseases: Powdery mildew of peas, Bacterial blight of rice, Mosaic disease of Papaya.
ZOOLOGY ( 30 Questions )
Animal world : Definition, Scope and branches of Zoology. Charecteristics of living organisims ( elementary idea of metabolism, transfer of energy at molecular level, open and closed system, homeostasis, growth & reproduction, adaptation, survival and death ).
Classification : ( Artificial, Natural, Phylogenetic ) Two-Kingdoms & Five-Kingdoms – their merits and demerits. Species concept, binomial nomemclature, scientific names of some common animals: Fishes – Rohi, Bhakura, Mirikali, Kau. Amphibians – Frog, Toad. Reptiles – House Lizard, Garden Lizard, Crocodile, Turtle, Cobra, Krait. Birds – Fowl, Peacock, Pigeon, Crow. Mammals – Tiger, Elephant, Cat, Dog, Rabbit and Man.
Diversity of Animal life :
Introductory Concept :
- Concept of body plan, symmetry, coelom, germ layers, homeothermic and poikilothermic animals.
- Salient features of Non-chordate phyla with examples, General characters of chordates upto class levels with examples.
Animal Morphology : Morphology of Paramecium, Sycon, Hydra Planaria, Ascaris, Earthworm, Cockroach, Pila, Starfish, Amphioxus, Bony fish, Cartilaginous fish, Frog, Calotes, Pigeon & Rabbit.
Animal Histology : Types – Epithelial, Connective ( details about blood and lymph ), Muscular & Nervous – Organs and Organ Systems.
Animal Locomotion : Joints and Muscles in movement of man, mechanism of muscle contraction, Disorders – Arthritis and Osteoporosis.
Animal Physiology : Animal Nutrition – Intracellular and Intercellualar digestion, Digestive system of cockroach, Digestive system and process in human ( ingestion, digestion, absorption, assimilation and egestion ) role of hormones in digestion, malnutrition and under-nutrition.
Animal Respiration : Types of respiration ( cutaneous, tvacheal, branchial and pulmonary ), Structure and function of respiratory system in man: Respiratory organs, mechanism of pulmonary respiration, pulmonary exchange of gas, transport of gases. Common respiratory disorders – prevention and cure.
Animal Circulation : Open circulation, closed circulatory system in man, Structure of Heart, Cardiac Cycle, Arteries, Veins, Capillaries, Portal System, Coronary Circulation, Blood Pressure, Respiratory pigments, Blood groups ( A B O & Rh ), Blood Coagulation, Blood related disorder – Hypertension, Atherosclerosis & Arteriosclerosis, Pace maker.
Animal Excretion : Types of Excretion ( Ammonotelism, ureotelism and uricotelism ), Excretion in cockroach, Excretion in human – Structure and function of kidney, Role of liver in excretion: Ornithine Cycle. Disorders related to excretion – kidney failure, dialysis, kidney transplantation, Role of ADH.
Control and Co-ordination : Nervous system of cockroach, Nerveous system of human – central, peripherial & autonomic, transmission of nerve impulse, reflex action, sense organs ( Eye and Ear ).
Human Endocrine System : Endocrine glands ( Name, Location, Hormones and their functions ), hormones as messengers and regulators, feed back controls, hormonal disorders.
Genetics : Mendelism, linkage and crossing over, recombination, sex chromosomes, sex determination, sex linked inheritance, chromosomal aberrations ( structural ).
Animal Reproduction and Human Development : Types of reproduction – Asexual reproduction ( Binary fission, multiple fission, budding ), Sexual reproduction in human – male and female reproductive system, menstrual cycle.
Human development : Gametogenesis ( spermatogenesis, oogenesis ), fertilization, development upto 3 germ layers, fate of germ layers, extraembryonic membranes, structure and function of placenta.
Cellualr growth : Hormonal control of growth, Types of regeneration and mechanism ( in planaria ), ageing ( Senescene ).
Biology in Human welfare ( Elementary idea ) : Common problems of adolescence ( drugs, alcohols and tobacco ), social and moral implications, mental and addictive disorders, risk of indiscriminate use of drugs and antibiotics.
Biotechnology : Animal tissue culture, bio-war, biopiracy, cloning and transgenic animals. Elementary idea – organ transplantations, immunity and immune disorders, vaccines and vaccination ( recent advances ).
Modern techniques in diseases diagnosis : Basic methods of estimation of haemoglobin, sugar and urea in blood, ELISA and WIDAL tests. Basic principles of ECG, EEG, CT SCAN, MRI, Ultra Sound and Endoscopy, DNA Finger Printing.
Human Diseases : Types, Causes, diagnosis, prevention and treatments – AIDS, STD, Cancer and Diabetes.
Syllabus for Architecture (AR)
City planning : Evolution of cities; principles of city planning; types of cities & new towns; planning regulations and building byelaws; eco-city concept; sustainable development. Housing:Concept of housing; neighbourhood concept; site planning principles; housing typology; housing standards; housing infrastructure; housing policies, finance and management; housing programs in India; self help housing.
Landscape Design : Principles of landscape design and site planning; history of landscape styles; landscape elements and materials; plant characteristics & planting design; environmental considerations in landscape planning.
Computer Aided Design : Application of computers in architecture and planning; understanding elements of hardware and software; computer graphics; programming languages – C and Visual Basic and usage of packages such as AutoCAD, 3D-Studio, 3D Max.
Environmental Studies in Building Science : Components of Ecosystem; ecological principles concerning environment; climate responsive design; energy efficient building design; thermal comfort; solar architecture; principles of lighting and styles for illumination; basic principles of architectural acoustics; environment pollution, their control & abatement.
Visual and Urban Design : Principles of visual composition; proportion, scale, rhythm, symmetry, harmony, datum, balance, form, colour, texture; sense of place and space, division of space; barrier free design; focal point, vista, image ability, visual survey, figure-background relationship.
History of Architecture : Indian – Indus valley, Vedic, Buddhist, Indo-Aryan, Dravidian and Mughal periods; European – Egyptian, Greek, Roman, medieval and renaissance periods- construction and architectural styles; vernacular and traditional architecture.
Development of Contemporary Architecture : Architectural developments and impacts on society since industrial revolution; influence of modern art on architecture; works of national and international architects; art novuea, eclecticism, international styles, post modernism, deconstruction in architecture.
Building Services : Water supply, sewerage and drainage systems; sanitary fittings and fixtures; plumbing systems, principles of internal & external drainage systems, principles of electrification of buildings, intelligent buildings; elevators & escalators, their standards and uses; air-conditioning systems; fire fighting systems, building safety and security systems.
Building Construction and Management : Building construction techniques, methods and details; building systems and prefabrication of building elements; principles of modular coordination; estimation, specification, valuation, professional practice; project management techniques e.g., PERT, CPM etc;
Materials and Structural Systems : Behavioural characteristics of all types of building materials e.g. mud, timber, bamboo, brick, concrete, steel, glass, FRP, different polymers, composites; principles of strength of materials; design of structural elements in wood, steel and RCC; elastic and limit state design; complex structural systems; principles of pre-stressing; tall buildings; principles of disaster resistant structures.
Planning Theory : Regional planning; settlement system planning; history of human settlements; growth of cities & metropolises; principles of Ekistics; rural-urban migration; urban conservation; urban renewal; Five-year plan; structural and sectoral plan.
Techniques of Planning : Planning survey techniques; preparation of urban and regional structure plans, development plans, action plans; site planning principles and design; statistical methods of data.
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; 73 rd & 74th Constitutional amendments; valuation & taxation; revenue resources and fiscal management; public participation and role of NGO & CBO; Institutional networking & capacity building.
Syllabus for Chemical Engineering ( CHE )
Process Calculations and Thermodynamics : Laws of conservation of mass and energy; use of tie components; recycle, bypass and purge calculations; degree of freedom analysis. First and Second laws of thermodynamics. First law application to close and open systems. Second law and Entropy. Thermodynamic properties of pure substances: equation of state and departure function, properties of mixtures: partial molar properties, fugacity, excess properties and activity coefficients; phase equilibria: predicting VLE of systems; chemical reaction equilibria.
Fluid Mechanics and Mechanical Operations : Fluid statics, Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids, Bernoulli equation, Macroscopic friction factors, energy balance, dimensional analysis, shell balances, flow through pipeline systems, flow meters, pumps and compressors, packed and fluidized beds, elementary boundary layer theory, size reduction and size separation; free and hindered settling; centrifuge and cyclones; thickening and classification, filtration, mixing and agitation; conveying of solids.
Heat Transfer : Conduction, convection and radiation, heat transfer coefficients, steady and unsteady heat conduction, boiling, condensation and evaporation; types of heat exchangers and evaporators and their design.
Mass Transfer : Fick’s laws, molecular diffusion in fluids, mass transfer coefficients, film, penetration and surface renewal theories; momentum, heat and mass transfer analogies; stagewise and continuous contacting and stage efficiencies; HTU & NTU concepts design and operation of equipment for distillation, absorption, leaching, liquid-liquid extraction, drying, humidification, dehumidification and adsorption.
Chemical Reaction Engineering : Theories of reaction rates; kinetics of homogeneous reactions, interpretation of kinetic data, single and multiple reactions in ideal reactors, non-ideal reactors; residence time distribution, single parameter model; non-isothermal reactors; kinetics of heterogeneous catalytic reactions; diffusion effects in catalysis.
Instrumentation and Process Control : Measurement of process variables; sensors, transducers and their dynamics, transfer functions and dynamic responses of simple systems, process reaction curve, controller modes ( P, PI, and PID ); control valves; analysis of closed loop systems including stability, frequency response and controller tuning, cascade, feed forward control.
Plant Design and Economics : Process design and sizing of chemical engineering equipment such as compressors, heat exchangers, multistage contactors; principles of process economics and cost estimation including total annualized cost, cost indexes, rate of return, payback period, discounted cash flow, optimization in design.
Chemical Technology : Inorganic chemical industries; sulfuric acid, NaOH, fertilizers ( Ammonia, Urea, SSP and TSP ); natural products industries ( Pulp and Paper, Sugar, Oil, and Fats ); petroleum refining and petrochemicals; polymerization industries; polyethylene, polypropylene, PVC and polyester synthetic fibers. analysis; application of G.I.S and remote sensing techniques in urban and regional planning; decision making models.
Syllabus for Civil Engineering ( CE ) Structural Engineering
Mechanics : Bending moment and shear force in statically determinate beams. Simple stress and strain relationship: Stress and strain in two dimensions, principal stresses, stress transformation, Mohr’s circle. Simple bending theory, flexural and shear stresses, unsymmetrical bending, shear centre. Thin walled pressure vessels, uniform torsion, buckling of column, combined and direct bending stresses. Structural
Analysis : Analysis of statically determinate trusses, arches, beams, cables and frames, displacements in statically determinate structures and analysis of statically indeterminate structures by force / energy methods, analysis by displacement methods ( slope deflection and moment distribution methods ), influence lines for determinate and indeterminate structures. Basic concepts of matrix methods of structural analysis.
Concrete Structures : Concrete Technology- properties of concrete, basics of mix design. Concrete design- basic working stress and limit state design concepts, analysis of ultimate load capacity and design of members subjected to flexure, shear, compression and torsion by limit state methods. Basic elements of prestressed concrete, analysis of beam sections at transfer and service loads.
Steel Structures : Analysis and design of tension and compression members, beams and beam- columns, column bases. Connections- simple and eccentric, beam–column connections, plate girders and trusses. Plastic analysis of beams and frames.
Geotechni Cal Engi Neering
Soil Mechanics : Origin of soils, soil classification, three-phase system, fundamental definitions, relationship and interrelationships, permeability &seepage, effective stress principle, consolidation, compaction, shear strength.
Foundation Engineering : Sub-surface investigations- scope, drilling bore holes, sampling, penetration tests, plate load test. Earth pressure theories, effect of water table, layered soils. Stability of slopesinfinite slopes, finite slopes. Foundation types-foundation design requirements. Shallow foundations- bearing capacity, effect of shape, water table and other factors, stress distribution, settlement analysis in sands & clays. Deep foundations–pile types, dynamic & static formulae, load capacity of piles in sands & clays, negative skin friction.
Water Resources Engineering
Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics : Properties of fluids, principle of conservation of mass, momentum, energy and corresponding equations, potential flow, applications of momentum and Bernoulli’s equation, laminar and turbulent flow, flow in pipes, pipe networks. Concept of boundary layer and its growth. Uniform flow, critical flow and gradually varied flow in channels, specific energy concept, hydraulic jump. Forces on immersed bodies, flow measurements in channels, tanks and pipes. Dimensional analysis and hydraulic modeling. Kinematics of flow, velocity triangles and specific speed of pumps and turbines.
Hydrology : Hydrologic cycle, rainfall, evaporation, infiltration, stage discharge relationships, unit hydrographs, flood estimation, reservoir capacity, reservoir and channel routing. Well hydraulics. Irrigation: Duty, delta, estimation of evapo-transpiration. Crop water requirements. Design of: lined and unlined canals, waterways, head works, gravity dams and spillways. Design of weirs on permeable foundation. Types of irrigation system, irrigation methods. Water logging and drainage, sodic soils.
Water requirements : Quality standards, basic unit processes and operations for water treatment. Drinking water standards, water requirements, basic unit operations and unit processes for surface water treatment, distribution of water. Sewage and sewerage treatment, quantity and characteristics of wastewater. Primary, secondary and tertiary treatment of wastewater, sludge disposal, effluent discharge standards. Domestic wastewater treatment, quantity of characteristics of domestic wastewater, primary and secondary treatment Unit operations and unit processes of domestic wastewater, sludge disposal.
Air Pollution : Types of pollutants, their sources and impacts, air pollution meteorology, air pollution control, air quality standards and limits.
Municipal Solid Wastes : Characteristics, generation, collection and transportation of solid wastes, engineered systems for solid waste management ( reuse / recycle, energy recovery, treatment and disposal ). Noise
Pollution : Impacts of noise, permissible limits of noise pollution, measurement of noise and control of noise pollution.
Highway Planning : Geometric design of highways, testing and specifications of paving materials, design of flexible and rigid pavements.
Traffic Engineering : Traffic characteristics, theory of traffic flow, intersection design, traffic signs and signal design, highway capacity.
Syllabus for Computer Science / Information Technology ( CSE / IT )
Digital Logic : Logic functions, Minimization, Design and synthesis of combinational and sequential circuits; Number representation and computer arithmetic ( fixed and floating point ).
Computer Organization and Architecture : Machine instructions and addressing modes, ALU and datapath, CPU control design, Memory interface, I / O interface ( Interrupt and DMA mode ), Instruction pipelining, Cache and main memory, Secondary storage.
Programming and Data Structures : Programming in C; Functions, Recursion, Parameter passing, Scope, Binding; Abstract data types, Arrays, Stacks, Queues, Linked Lists, Trees, Binary search trees, Binary heaps.
Algorithms : Analysis, Asymptotic notation, Notions of space and time complexity, Worst and average case analysis; Design: Greedy approach, Dynamic programming, Divide-and-conquer; Tree and graph traversals, Connected components, Spanning trees, Shortest paths; Hashing, Sorting, Searching. Asymptotic analysis ( best, worst, average cases ) of time and space, upper and lower bounds, Basic concepts of complexity classes – P, NP, NP-hard, NP-complete.
Theory of Computation : Regular languages and finite automata, Context free languages and Push-down automata, Recursively enumerable sets and Turing machines, Undecidability.
Compiler Design : Lexical analysis, Parsing, Syntax directed translation, Runtime environments, Intermediate and target code generation, Basics of code optimization.
Operating System : Processes, Threads, Inter-process communication, Concurrency, Synchronization, Deadlock, CPU scheduling, Memory management and virtual memory, File systems, I / O systems, Protection and security.
Syllabus for Electrical Engineering ( EE )
Electric Circuits and Fields : Network graph, KCL, KVL, node and mesh analysis, transient response of dc and ac networks; sinusoidal steady-state analysis, resonance, basic filter concepts; ideal current and voltage sources, Thevenin’s, Norton’s and Superposition and Maximum Power Transfer theorems, two- port networks, three phase circuits; Gauss Theorem, electric field and potential due to point, line, plane and spherical charge distributions; Ampere’s and Biot-Savart’s laws; inductance; dielectrics; capacitance.
Signals and Systems : Representation of continuous and discrete-time signals; shifting and scaling operations; linear, time-invariant and causal systems; Fourier series representation of continuous periodic signals; sampling theorem; Fourier, Laplace and Z transforms.
Electrical Machines : Single phase transformer – equivalent circuit, phasor diagram, tests, regulation and efficiency; three phase transformers – connections, parallel operation; auto-transformer; energy conversion principles; DC machines – types, windings, generator characteristics, armature reaction and commutation, starting and speed control of motors; three phase induction motors – principles, types, performance characteristics, starting and speed control; single phase induction motors; synchronous machines – performance, regulation and parallel operation of generators, motor starting, characteristics and applications; servo and stepper motors.
Power Systems : Basic power generation concepts; transmission line models and performance; cable performance, insulation; corona and radio interference; distribution systems; per-unit quantities; bus impedance and admittance matrices; load flow; voltage control; power factor correction; economic operation; symmetrical components; fault analysis; principles of over-current, differential and distance protection; solid state relays and digital protection; circuit breakers; system stability concepts, swing curves and equal area criterion; HVDC transmission and FACTS concepts.
Control Systems : Principles of feedback; transfer function; block diagrams; steady-state errors; Routh and Niquist techniques; Bode plots; root loci; lag, lead and lead-lag compensation; state space model; state transition matrix, controllability and observability.
Electrical and Electronic Measurements : Bridges and potentiometers; PMMC, moving iron, dynamometer and induction type instruments; measurement of voltage, current, power, energy and power factor; instrument transformers; digital voltmeters and multimeters; phase, time and frequency measurement; Q-meters; oscilloscopes; potentiometric recorders; error analysis.
Analog and Digital Electronics : Characteristics of diodes, BJT, FET; amplifiers – biasing, equivalent circuit and frequency response; oscillators and feedback amplifiers; operational amplifiers – characteristics and applications; simple active filters; VCOs and timers; combinational and sequential logic circuits; multiplexer; Schmitt trigger; multi-vibrators; sample and hold circuits; A / D and D / A converters; 8-bit microprocessor basics, architecture, programming and interfacing.
Power Electronics and Drives : Semiconductor power diodes, transistors, thyristors, triacs, GTOs, MOSFETs and IGBTs – static characteristics and principles of operation; triggering circuits; phase control rectifiers; bridge converters – fully controlled and half controlled; principles of choppers and inverters; basic concepts of adjustable speed dc and ac drives.
Syllabus for Mechanical Engineering ( ME ) Applied Mechanics and Designa
Engineering Mechanics : Free body diagrams and equilibrium; trusses and frames; kinematics and dynamics of particles and of rigid bodies in plane motion, including impulse and momentum ( linear and angular ) and energy formulations; impact. Strength of Materials: Stress and strain, stress-strain relationship and elastic constants, Mohr’s circle for plane stress and plane strain, thin cylinders; shear force and bending moment diagrams; bending and shear stresses; deflection of beams; torsion of circular shafts; Euler’s theory of columns; strain energy methods; thermal stresses. Theory of Machines: Displacement, velocity and acceleration analysis of plane mechanisms; dynamic analysis of slider-crank mechanism; gear trains; flywheels. Vibrations: Free and forced vibration of single degree of freedom systems; effect of damping; vibration isolation; resonance, critical speeds of shafts. Design: Design for static and dynamic loading; failure theories; fatigue strength and the S-N diagram;principles of the design of machine elements such as bolted, riveted and welded joints, shafts, spur gears, rolling and sliding contact bearings, brakes and clutches.
Fluid Mechanics and Therm Al Sciences
Fluid Mechanics : Fluid properties; fluid statics, manometry, buoyancy; control-volume analysis of mass, momentum and energy; fluid acceleration; differential equations of continuity and momentum; Bernoulli’s equation; viscous flow of incompressible fluids; boundary layer; elementary turbulent flow; flow through pipes, head losses in pipes, bends etc.
Heat-Transfer : Modes of heat transfer; one dimensional heat conduction, resistance concept, electrical analogy, unsteady heat conduction, fins; dimensionless parameters in free and forced convective heat transfer, various correlations for heat transfer in flow over flat plates and through pipes; thermal boundary layer; effect of turbulence; radiative heat transfer, black and grey surfaces, shape factors, network analysis; heat exchanger performance, LMTD and NTU methods.
Thermodynamics : Zeroth, First and Second laws of thermodynamics; thermodynamic system and processes; Carnot cycle.irreversibility and availability; behaviour of ideal and real gases, properties of pure substances, calculation of work and heat in ideal processes; analysis of thermodynamic cycles related to energy conversion.
Applications : Power Engineering: Steam Tables, Rankine, Brayton cycles with regeneration and reheat.I.C. Engines: air-standard Otto, Diesel cycles. Refrigeration and air-conditioning: Vapour refrigeration cycle, heat pumps, gas refrigeration, Reverse Brayton cycle; moist air: psychrometric chart, basic psychrometric processes. Turbomachinery : Pelton-wheel, Francis and Kaplan turbines – impulse and reaction principles, velocity diagrams.
Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering
Engineering Materials : Structure and properties of engineering materials, heat treatment, stress-strain diagrams for engineering materials. Metal Casting: Design of patterns, moulds and cores; solidification and cooling; riser and gating design, design considerations.
Forming :Plastic deformation and yield criteria; fundamentals of hot and cold working processes; load estimation for bulk ( forging, rolling, extrusion, drawing ) and sheet ( shearing, deep drawing, bending ) metal forming processes; principles of powder metallurgy.
Joining : Physics of welding, brazing and soldering; adhesive bonding; design considerations in welding.
Machining and Machine Tool Operations: Mechanics of machining, single and multi-point cutting tools, tool geometry and materials, tool life and wear; economics of machining; principles of non-traditional machining processes; principles of work holding, principles of design of jigs and fixtures
Metrology and Inspection: Limits, fits and tolerances; linear and angular measurements; comparators; gauge design; interferometry; form and finish measurement; alignment and testing methods; tolerance analysis in manufacturing and assembly.
Computer Integrated Manufacturing : Basic concepts of CAD / CAM and their integration tools.
Production Planning and Control : Forecasting models, aggregate production planning, scheduling, materials requirement planning.
Inventory Control : Deterministic and probabilistic models; safety stock inventory control systems.
Operations Research : Linear programming, simplex and duplex method, transportation, assignment, network flow models, simple queuing models, PERT and CPM.
Syllabus for Metallurgical Engineering ( MTE )
Thermodynamics and Rate Processes : Laws of thermodynamics, activity, equilibrium constant, applications to metallurgical systems, solutions, phase equilibria, Ellingham and phase stability diagrams, thermodynamics of surfaces, interfaces and defects, adsorption and segregation; basic kinetic laws, order of reactions, rate constants and rate limiting steps; principles of electro chemistry- single electrode potential, electro-chemical cells and polarizations, aqueous corrosion and protection of metals, oxidation and high temperature corrosion – characterization and control; heat transfer – conduction, convection and heat transfer coefficient relations, radiation, mass transfer – diffusion and Fick’s laws, mass transfer coefficients; momentum transfer – concepts of viscosity, shell balances, Bernoulli’s equation, friction factors.
Extractive Metallurgy : Minerals of economic importance, comminution techniques, size classification, Flotation, gravity and other methods of mineral processing; agglomeration, pyro- hydro- and electrometallurgical processes; material and energy balances; principles and processes for the extraction of nonferrous metals – aluminium, copper, zinc, lead, magnesium, nickel, titanium and other rare metals; iron and steel making – principles, role structure and properties of slags, metallurgical coke, blast furnace, direct reduction processes, primary and secondary steel making, ladle metallurgy operations including deoxidation, desulphurization, sulphide shape control, inert gas rinsing and vacuum reactors; secondary refining processes including AOD, VAD, VOD, VAR and ESR; ingot and continuous casting; stainless steel making, furnaces and refractories.
Physical Metallurgy : Crystal structure and bonding characteristics of metals, alloys, ceramics and polymers, structure of surfaces and interfaces, nano-crystalline and amorphous structures; solid solutions; solidification; phase transformation and binary phase diagrams; principles of heat treatment of steels, cast iron and aluminum alloys; surface treatments; recovery, recrystallization and grain growth; industrially important ferrous and non-ferrous alloys; elements of X-ray and electron diffraction; principles of scanning and transmission electron microscopy; industrial ceramics, polymers and composites; electronic basis of thermal, optical, electrical and magnetic properties of materials; electronic and opto-electronic materials.
Mechanical Metallurgy : Elasticity, yield criteria and plasticity; defects in crystals; elements of dislocation theory – types of dislocations, slip and twinning, source and multiplication of dislocations, stress fields around dislocations, partial dislocations, dislocation interactions and reactions; strengthening mechanisms; tensile, fatigue and creep behaviour; super-plasticity; fracture – Griffith theory, basic concepts of linear elastic and elasto-plastic fracture mechanics, ductile to brittle transition, fracture toughness; failure analysis; mechanical testing – tension, compression, torsion, hardness, impact, creep, fatigue, fracture toughness and formability.
Manufacturing Processes : Metal casting – patterns and moulds including mould design involving feeding, gating and risering, melting, casting practices in sand casting, permanent mould casting, investment casting and shell moulding, casting defects and repair; hot, warm and cold working of metals, Metal forming – fundamentals of metal forming processes of rolling, forging, extrusion, wire drawing and sheet metal forming, defects in forming; Metal joining – soldering, brazing and welding, common welding processes of shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding, gas tungsten arc welding and submerged arc welding; welding metallurgy, problems associated with welding of steels and aluminium alloys, defects in welded joints; powder metallurgy; NDT using dye-penetrant, ultrasonic, radiography, eddy current, acoustic emission and magnetic particle methods.
Syllabus for Textile Engineering (TE)
Textile Fibres : Classification of textile fibres; Essential requirements of fibre forming polymers; Gross and fine structure of natural fibres like cotton, wool and silk. Introduction to important bastfibres; properties and uses of natural and man-made fibres; physical and chemical methods of fibre and blend identification and blend analysis. Molecular architecture, amorphous and crystalline phases, glass transition, plasticization, crystallization, melting, factors affecting Tg and Tm; Process of viscose and acetate preparation. Polymerization of nylon-6, nylon-66, poly ( ethylene terephthalate ), polyacrylonitrile and polypropylene; Melt Spinning processes, characteristic features of PET, polyamide and polypropylene spinning; wet and dry spinning of viscose and acrylic fibres; post spinning operations such as drawing, heat setting, tow- to-top conversion and different texturing methods. Methods of investigating fibre structure e.g., Density, X-ray diffraction, birefringence, optical and electron microscopy, I.R. absorption, thermal methods ( DSC, DMA / TMA, TGA ); structure and morphology ofman-made fibres, mechanical properties of fibres, moisture sorption in fibres; fibre structure and property correlation.
Yarn manufacture and yarn structure & properties : Principles of opening, cleaning and mixing / blending of fibrous materials, working principle of modern opening and cleaning equipments; the technology of carding, carding of cotton and synthetic fibres; Drafting operation, roller and apron drafting principle, causes of mass irregularity introduced by drafting; roller arrangements in drafting systems; principles of cotton combing, combing cycle, mechanism and function, combing efficiency, lap preparation; recent developments in comber; Roving production, mechanism of bobbin building, roving twist; Principle of ring spinning, forces acting on yarn and traveler; ring & traveler designs; mechanism of cop formation, causes of end breakages; working principle of ring doubler and two for one twister, single and folded yarn twist, properties of double yarns, production of core spun yarn, compact spinning, principle of non conventional methods of yarn production such as rotor spinning, air jet spinning, wrap spinning, twist less spinning and friction spinning. Yarn contraction, yarn diameter, specific volume & packing coefficient; twist strength relationship in spun yarns; fibre configuration and orientation in yarn; cause of fibre migration and its estimation, irregularity index, properties of ring, rotor and air-jet yarns.
Fabric manufacture and Fabric Structure : Principles of cheese and cone winding processes and machines; random and precision winding; package faults and their remedies; yarn clearers and tensioners; different systems of yarn splicing; features of modern cone winding machines; different types of warping creels; features of modern beam and sectional warping machines; different sizing systems, sizing of spun and filament yarns, modern sizing machines; principles of pirn winding processes and machines; primary and secondary motions of loom, effect of their settings and timings on fabric formation, fabric appearance and weaving performance; dobby and jacquard shedding; mechanics of weft insertion with shuttle; warp and weft stop motions, warp protection, weft replenishment; functional principles of weft insertion systems of shuttle-less weaving machines, principles of multiphase and circular looms.Principles of weft and warp knitting; basic weft and warp knitted structures. Classification, production and areas of application of nonwoven fabrics.Basic woven fabric constructions and their derivatives; crepe, cord, terry, gauze, leno and double cloth constructions. Peirce’s equations for fabric geometry; elastica model of plain woven fabrics; thickness, cover and maximum sett of woven fabrics.
Textile Testing : Sampling techniques, sample size and sampling errors. Measurement of fibre length, fineness, crimp, strength and reflectance; measurement of cotton fibre maturity and trash content; HVI and AFIS for fibre testing. Measurement of yarn count, twist and hairiness; tensile testing of fibres, yarns and fabrics; evenness testing of slivers, rovings and yarns; testing equipment for measurement test methods of fabric properties like thickness, compressibility, air permeability, drape, crease recovery, tear strength, bursting strength and abrasion resistance. FAST and Kawabata instruments and systems for objective fabric evaluation.Statistical data analysis of experimental results.Correlation analysis, significance tests and analysis of variance; frequency distributions and control charts.
Preparatory Processes : Chemistry and practice of preparatory processes for cotton, wool and silk. Mercerization of cotton.Preparatory processes for nylon, polyester and acrylic and polyester / cotton blends.
Dyeing : Classification of dyes. Dyeing of cotton, wool, silk, polyester, nylon and acrylic with appropriate dye classes. Dyeing polyester / cotton and polyester / wool blends. Batchwise and continuous dyeing machines. Dyeing of cotton knitted fabrics and machines used. Dye fibre interaction. Introduction to thermodynamics and kinetics of dyeing.Methods for determination of wash, light and rubbing fastness.Evaluation of fastness properties with the help of grey scale.
Printing : Styles of printing. Printing thickeners including synthetic thickeners. Printing auxiliaries. Printing of cotton with reactive dyes. Printing of wool, silk, nylon with acid and metal complex dyes. Printing of polyester with disperse dyes. Methods of dye fixation after printing. Resist and discharge printing of cotton, silk and polyester. Printing of polyester / cotton blends with disperse / reactive combination. Transfer printing of polyester. Developments in inkjet printing.
Syllabus for Electronics Engineering (ELE)
Network : Mesh and nodal Analysis, Network theorems: superposition, Thevenin and Norton’s maximum power transfer, Wye-Delta transformation. Steady state sinusoidal analysis using phasors. Linear constant coefficient differential equations; time domain analysis of simple RLC circuits, Solution of network equations using Laplace transform: frequency domain analysis of RLC circuits. 2-port network parameters: driving point and transfer functions. State equations for networks. Series and parallel resonance
Analog Electronics : Energy bands in silicon, intrinsic and extrinsic silicon. Carrier transport in silicon: diffusion current, drift current, mobility, and resistivity. Generation and recombination of carriers. p-n junction diode, Zener diode, tunnel diodeCharacteristics of diode, BJT, JFET and MOSFET. Diode circuits. Transistors at low and high frequencies, Amplifiers, single and multi-stage. Feedback amplifiers. Operational amplifiers, characteristics and circuit configurations. Precision rectifier. V – to – I and I – to – V converter. Op -Amp based active filters. Oscillators and signal generators.
Digital Electronics : Boolean algebra, minimization of Boolean functions; logic gates; digital IC families ( DTL, TTL, ECL, MOS, CMOS ). Combinatorial circuits: arithmetic circuits, code converters, multiplexers, decoders, Sequential circuits: latches and flip-flops, counters and shift-registers. Sample and hold circuits, ADCs, DACs. Semiconductor memories. Microprocessor ( 8085 ): architecture, programming, memory and I / O interfacing.
Signals, Systems and Communications : Periodic and aperiodic signals. continuous-time and discretetime Fourier series, continuous-time and discrete-time Fourier Transform, DFT and FFT, z-transform., transfer function, Impulse and frequency response of first- and second order systems. Convolution, correlation and characteristics of linear time invariant systems. Pulse transfer function. IIR and FIR filters. Amplitude and frequency modulation and demodulation. Sampling theorem, pulse code modulation. Frequency and time division multiplexing. Amplitude shift keying, frequency shift keying and pulse shift keying for digital modulation.
Control Systems : Open loop and closed loop ( feedback ) systems and stability analysis of these systems. Signal flow graphs and their use in determining transfer functions of systems; transient and steady state analysis of LTI control systems and frequency response. Tools and techniques for LTI control system analysis: root loci, Routh-Hurwitz criterion, Bode and Nyquist plots. Control system compensators: elements of lead and lag compensation, elements of Proportional-Integral-Derivative ( PID ) control. State variable representation and solution of state equation of LTI control systems.
Electromagnetics : Elements of vector calculus: divergence and curl; Gauss’ and Stokes’ theorems, Maxwell’s equations: differential and integral forms. Wave equation, Poynting vector. Plane waves: propagation through various media; reflection and refraction; phase and group velocity; skin depth.
Syllabus for Biotechnology ( BT )
Microbiology : Prokaryotic and eukaryotic cell structure; Microbial nutrition, growth; Microbial metabolism ( aerobic and anaerobic respiration, photosynthesis ); Nitrogen fixation; Chemical basis of mutations and mutagens; Microbial genetics ( plasmids, transformation, transduction, conjugation ); Viruses, Bacteria
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;
Molecular Biology and Genetics : Molecular structure of genes and chromosomes; DNA replication and control; Transcription and its control; Translational processes, Mendelian inheritance; Linkage, recombination and chromosome mapping; Chromosomal variation; 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, , antibiotics; 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; Batch, fed-batch and continuous processes; Mass transfer in bioreactors; Scale-up concepts; 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; Autotrophic and heterotrophic growth; Plant growth regulators and elicitors; Production of secondary metabolites by plant suspension cultures, 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, Hybridoma technology; Live stock improvement; Cloning in animals; Genetic engineering in animal cell culture;
Immunology : The origin of immunology; Inherent immunity; Humoral and cell mediated immunity; Antigen; B and T cells and Macrophages; Major histocompatibility complex (MHC); Antigen processing and presentation; Molecular basis of antibody diversity; Polyclonal and monoclonal antibody; Complement; Antigen-antibody reaction; Immune tolerance; Hyper sensitivity; Autoimmunity;
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, Sequence and structure databases; Sequence analysis ( biomolecular sequence file formats, scoring matrices, sequence alignment, phylogeny ); DNA microarrays ,Molecular modeling and simulations
Environmental Engineering ( Eve )
Atmospheric chemistry : Pollutants, contaminants, receptors, sink, pathways of pollutants. Major regions of atmosphere, particles, ions and radicals in atmosphere, Thermochemical and photochemical reaction in atmosphere, smog, NOx, SO, hydrocarbons, suspended particulate matter, chemistry of action of pollutant and effects. Water quality parameters, pH, conductance, dissolved oxygen, B.O.D and C.O.D of waste water.Sanitary significance of sulphate, phosphate, nitrate fluoride and cyanide and their effects.Soil chemistryInorganic and organic components of soil, nitrogen pathway in soil, Fertilizers.Toxic chemicals in the environment: pesticides, arsenic, cadmium, lead, mercury, carbonmonoxide, PAN, MIC, Radioactive wastes Microbial metabolism of heavy metals, pesticides etc. Ecology, Definition, Branches and Scope of ecology. Ecological adaptation & concept of limiting factor. Different types of ecosystem in India. Structural and functional attributes of an ecosystem. Biotic and Abiotic components, Food chain, Food web and energy flow. Ecological succession.Biogeochemical cycle. Concept of population & population attributes. Concept of carrying capacity and environmental resistance. Development and evolution of ecosystem. Population interaction. Qualitative and quantitative. Raw water collection and Treated water distribution System
Introduction and overview of urban and rural water supply system:- Sources selection, Population estimation, Design period, Domestic institution, commercial and industrial needs.Preliminary Hydraulic design of pressure conduits system ( Dead end method and loop network method. Waste water collection systems, Waste water disposal, Septic tank,Types of surface and underground drainage system, their merits and demerits. Types of sewerage- lateral, sub main , Main intercepting and outfall sewers.
Hydraulic design of gravity sewerage system – Sources, rate of domestic sullage and waste water flow, infiltration, ex-filtration, pick factor, pressure sewers.
Appurtenances – Manhole, Street inlet, Inverted siphon, House drainage connection, Sewer junction and transition. Waste water pumping – types of pumps.
Water sanitation:- Sanitary consideration for location and construction of walls. Water impurities and biological contamination of water, Water pollution and health, water purification, Drinking water Standards & their significance. . Surface Water Treatment System . Waste water treatment system. Characterisation of sludge, Air pollution and measurement of Air Pollution. Atmospheric dispersion of stack effluents, Noise pollution. Composition and Properties of Municipal Solid Waste. Generation, Collection rates, waste handling and separation, storage and processing at the source.
Biomedical waste management :- Sources, Hazadous associated with bio-medical wastes, Biosafety, Storage of biomedical wastes, disposal and processing. EIA under NEPA ( National Environmental Policy Act ), Methodologies screening and scooping criteria, Rapid and comprehensive EIA, Environmental health impact assessment. Environmental risk analysis.
Syllabus for Industrial Engineering ( IE )
Engineering Materials : Structure and properties of engineering materials and their applications; effect of strain, strain rate and temperature on mechanical properties of metals and alloys; heat treatment of metals and alloys, its influence on mechanical properties.
Applied Mechanics : Engineering mechanics – equivalent force systems, free body concepts, equations of equilibrium; strength of materials – stress, strain and their relationship, Mohr’s circle, deflection of beams, bending and shear stress, Euler’s theory of columns.
Theory of Machines and Design : Analysis of planar mechanisms, cams and followers; governers and fly wheels; design of elements – failure theories; design of bolted, riveted and welded joints; design of shafts, keys, spur gears, belt drives, brakes and clutches.
Thermal Engineering : Fluid mechanics – fluid statics, Bernoulli’s equation, flow through pipes, equations of continuity and momentum; thermodynamics – zeroth, first and second law of thermodynamics, thermodynamic system and processes, calculation of work and heat for systems and control volumes; air standard cycles; basics of internal combustion engines and steam turbines; heat transfer – fundamentals of conduction, convection and radiation, heat exchangers.
Machining and Machine Tool Operations : Basic machine tools; machining processes-turning, drilling, boring, milling, shaping, planing, gear cutting, thread production, broaching, grinding, lapping, honing, super finishing; mechanics of machining – geometry of cutting tools, chip formation, cutting forces and power requirements, Merchant’s analysis; selection of machining parameters; tool materials, tool wear and tool life, economics of machining, thermal aspects of machining, cutting fluids, machinability; principles and applications of nontraditional machining processes – USM, AJM, WJM, EDM and Wire cut EDM, LBM, EBM, PAM, CHM, ECM.
Tool Engineering : Jigs and fixtures – principles, applications, and design; press tools – configuration, design of die and punch; principles of forging die design.
Metrology and Inspection : Limits, fits, and tolerances, interchangeability, selective assembly; linear and angular measurements by mechanical and optical methods, comparators; design of limit gauges; interferometry; measurement of straightness, flatness, roundness, squareness and symmetry; surface finish measurement; inspection of screw threads and gears; alignment testing of machine tools.
Polymers and Composites : Introduction to polymers and composites; plastic processing – injection, compression and blow molding, extrusion, calendaring and thermoforming; molding of composites.
Manufacturing Analysis : Sources of errors in manufacturing; process capability; tolerance analysis in manufacturing and assembly; process planning; parameter selection and comparison of production alternatives; time and cost analysis; manufacturing technologies – strategies and selection.
Product Design and Development : Principles of good product design, tolerance design; quality and cost considerations;product life cycle; standardization, simplification, diversification, value engineering and analysis, concurrent engineering.
Engineering Economy and Costing : Elementary cost accounting and methods of depreciation; breakeven analysis, techniques for evaluation of capital investments, financial statements.
Work System Design : Taylor’s scientific management, Gilbreths’s contributions; productivity – concepts and measurements;methodstudy, micro-motion study, principles of motion economy; work measurement – stop watch time study, work sampling, standard data, PMTS; ergonomics; job evaluation, merit rating, incentive schemes, and wage administration; business process reengineering.
Facility Design : Facility location factors and evaluation of alternate locations; types of plant layout and their evaluation; computer aided layout design techniques; assembly line balancing; materials handling systems.
Production Planning and Inventory Control : Forecasting techniques – causal and time series models, moving average, exponential smoothing, trend and seasonality; aggregate production planning; master production scheduling; MRP and MRP – II; order control and flow control; routing, scheduling and priority dispatching; push and pull production systems, concept of JIT manufacturing system; logistics, distribution, and supply chain management; Inventory – functions, costs, classifications, deterministic and probabilistic inventory models, quantity discount; perpetual and periodic inventory control systems.
Operation Research : Linear programming – problem formulation, simplex method, duality and sensitivity analysis; transportation and assignment models; network flow models, constrained optimization and Lagrange multipliers; simple queuing models; dynamic programming; simulation – manufacturing applications; PERT and CPM, time-cost trade-off, resource leveling.
Quality Management : Quality – concept and costs, quality circles, quality assurance; statistical quality control, acceptance sampling, zero defects, six sigma; total quality management; ISO 9000; design of experiments – Taguchi method.
Reliability and Maintenance : Reliability, availability and maintainability; distribution of failure and repair times; determination of MTBF and MTTR, reliability models; system reliability determination; preventive maintenance and replacement, total productive maintenance – concept and applications.
Management Information System : Value of information; information storage and retrieval system – database and data structures; knowledge based systems.
Intellectual Property System : Definition ofintellectual property, importance of IPR; TRIPS and its implications, patent, copyright, industrial design and trademark.
Finishing : Mechanical finishing of cotton. Stiff. Soft, wrinkle resistant, water repellent, flame retardant and enzyme ( bio-polishing ) finishing of cotton.Milling, decatizing and shrink resistant finishing of wool.Antistat finishing of synthetic fibre fabrics. Heat setting of polyester.
Energy Conservation: Minimum application techniques.
Pollution : Environment pollution during chemical processing of textiles. Treatment of textile effluents.