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AP PGECET 2013 Syllabus for Aerospace Engineering

Osmania University is one of the best Universities in Andhra Pradesh which takes PGCET – graduate and testing DIPLOMA giving entrance exam for admission to various programmes like BCJ, MCJ, BLISc, MLISc, MSW, M.Ed, mped, M.Com, M.Com ( IS ), MFC, M.Sc and more every year.

Check below details for Exam Syllabus of subject- Aerospace Engineering for PGECET 2013.

Linear Algebra : Matrix algebra, systems of linear equations, Eigen values and Eigen vectors.

Calculus : Functions of single variable, limit, continuity and differentiability, mean value theorems, evaluation of definite and improper integrals, partial derivatives, total derivative, maxima and minima, gradient, divergence and curl, vector identities, directional derivatives, line, surface and volume integrals. Theorems of Stokes, Gauss and Green.

Differential Calculus : First order linear and nonlinear equations; higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients, Cauchy and Euler equations, and initial and boundary value problems, Laplace transforms. Partial differential equations and separation of variables methods.

Numerical methods : Numerical solution of linear and nonlinear algebraic equations, integration by trapezoidal and Simpson rule, single and multi-step methods for differential equations.

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. Transportation

Engineering 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. Surveying: Importance of surveying, principles and classifications, mapping concepts, coordinate system, map projections, measurements of distance and directions, leveling, theodolite traversing, plane table surveying, errors and adjustments, curves.

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AP PGECET 2013 Syllabus for Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering :

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; stage wise 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.

Lant 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.

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PGECET 2013 Syllabus-Computer Science & IT

Computer Science and Information Technology

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 data-path, 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.

Databases : ER – model, Relational model ( relational algebra, tuple calculus) , Database design ( integrity
constraints, normal forms ), Query languages ( SQL ), File structures ( sequential files, indexing, B and B+ trees ), Transactions and concurrency control.

Information Systems and Software Engineering : information gathering, requirement and feasibility analysis, data flow diagrams, process specifications, input / output design, process life cycle, planning and managing the project, design, coding, testing, implementation, maintenance.

Computer Networks : ISO / OSI stack, LAN technologies ( Ethernet, Token ring ), Flow and error control techniques, Routing algorithms, Congestion control, TCP/UDP and sockets, IP ( v4 ), Application layer protocols ( icmp, dns, smtp, pop, ftp, http ); Basic concepts of hubs, switches, gateways, and routers. Network security basic concepts of public key and private key cryptography, digital signature, firewalls.

Web Technologies : HTML, XML, basic concepts of client-server computing.

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PGECET 2013 Syllabus for Architecture & Planning

The APSCHE ( Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education ) is responsible to conduct all the above mentioned examinations, where as Osmania University will be responsible for PGECET Admissions to various programmes or PG in Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Pharmacy and Planning programmes in Andhra Pradesh.

Check below the detailed note of Syllabus for Architecture and Planning ( AR ) of AP PGECET 2013 Examination.

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; neighborhood 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, color, 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 : Behavioral 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 sect oral 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 analysis; application of G.I.S and remote sensing techniques in urban and regional planning; decision making models.

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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PGECET 2013 Entrance Exam Pattern and Test Centres

The APSCHE ( Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education ) is responsible to conduct all the PGECET 2013 exmaination, where as Osmania University will be responsible for PGECET Admissions to various programmes or PG in Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Pharmacy and Planning programmes in Andhra Pradesh.

OU is the detailed pattern of PGECET 2013 Examination :

  • In PGECET examinations each paper consists of maximum of 120 minutes and 120 marks.
  • PGECET question papers will be given in objective type.
  • The candidates need to mark the correct answer by darkening the appropriate bubble on an OMR sheet with HP Pencil only.
  • OMR answer sheets will be given to the candidates with the question booklet.

PGECET will be conducted under the three categories given below

Category 1 : Conventional Courses

The Conventional courses include subjects like- Architecture and Planning, Aerospace Engineering, Bio Technology, Bio Medical Engineering, Civil engineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Information Technology, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering,Instrumentation Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgy, Pharmacy.

Category 2 : Specialized Courses

The Specialized Courses include Environmental Management, Geo Engineering and Geo Informatics, Nano Technology.

Category 3 : Inter Disciplinary Courses

The Inter Disciplinary Courses has No separate examination test will be conducted for this category
It is based on relative ranking (Percentile score0 of eligible PGECET test papers.

Exam Centres are as following :

Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test ( PGECET ) is conducted in three zones across the state. The zones and corresponding examination centers(tentative) where the Test will be held are :

Zone1 : Hyderabad

  • JNTU College of Engineering, Kukatpally, Hyderabad
  • University College of Engineering ( A ), Osmania University, Hyderabad – 500007
  • Other centers at Hyderabad and / or other zones to be identified at later dates.

Zone2 : Visakhapatnam

  • Andhra University College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam

Zone3 : Tirupati

  • Sri Venkateswara University College o f Engineering, Tirupati

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OU PGECET 2013 – Osmania University Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test

Osmania University holds PGECET 2013 on 22nd May

Osmania University is one of the best Universities in Andhra Pradesh. Every year the university takes PGCET – graduate and testing DIPLOMA giving entrance exam for admission to various programmes like BCJ, MCJ, BLISc, MLISc, MSW, M.Ed, mped, M.Com, M.Com ( IS ), MFC, M.Sc and more.

The APSCHE ( Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education ) is responsible to conduct all the above mentioned exmainations, where as Osmania University will be responsible for PGECET Admissions to various programmes or PG in Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Pharmacy and Planning programmes in Andhra Pradesh.

AP PGECET, Common Entrance exams Schedule for the academic year 2013 – 14 for all courses has been prepared by the Higher Education Council. The Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education has announced the PGECET 2013 Schedule dates.

OU PGECET 2013 Eligibility Criteria :

1. The candidate should of Indian Nationality.
2. The Candidate should belong to the state of Andhra Pradesh.
3. The Candidate should satisfy the local / non – local status requirements as laid down in the regulations of admission.
4. Candidate should obtain at least 50% marks ( 45% in case of candidate belongs to reserved category ) in the qualifying examination.

OU PGECET 2013 Application From Details :

  • AP PGECET Online Application 2013 from 4th March, 2013.
  • The AP PGECET 2013 Online Submission from 15th April, 2013 to 06th May, 2013 with the Registration fee of ₹ 500/- ( ₹ 250/- in case of SC / ST ) , the Fee Payment available with Direct Debit of Net Banking, Debit Cards and any E – seeva , Meeseva Center in Andhra Pradesh State .
  • The PGECET Online application 2013 Available to Registration final Date with the Late fee Charges of ₹ 500/- to ₹ 2000/- , the Registration Late fee will paid also at E – Seva, Mee Seva Centers and also through payment gateways ( Credit / debit cards ).
  • PGECET 2013 Online Application Without late fee from 15th April, 2013
  • With a late fee of ₹ 500 from 29th April, 2013.
  • With a late fee of ₹ 2000 from 06th May, 2013.

OU PGECET 2013 Important Dates :

  • PGECET 2013 Exam Date : 22nd May, 2013
  • PGECET 2013 Ranks will be announced on : 05th June, 2013
  • Candidates will get the Seat allotment order from the Last week of July 2013
  • PGECET Web Counseling Notification before July 2013 for with Counseling dates
  • AP PGECET 2013 Results with Rank Cards on 5th June 2013

OU PGECET 2013 Admission Process Scheduled as following :

  • First phase schedule starts from 16th June 2013 to 28th June 2013.
  • Second phase schedule start from 13th July 2013 to 17th July 2013
  • Last date for spot Admission is 30th July 2013

Classes commences from 01st August 2013 onwards.


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