Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) Syllabus | Agricultural Engineering
Farm Machinery and Power: Sources of power on the farm-human, animal, mechanical, electrical, wind, solar and biomass; design and selection of machine elements – gears, pulleys, chains and sprockets and belts; overload safety devices used in farm machinery; measurement of force, torque, speed, displacement and acceleration on machine elements.
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) Syllabus | Instrumentation Engg.
Measurement Basics and Metrology: Static and dynamic characteristics of measurement systems. Standards and calibration. Error and uncertainty analysis, statistical analysis of data, and curve fitting. Linear and angular measurements; Measurement of straightness, flatness, roundness and roughness.
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) Syllabus | Chemical Engineering
Engineering Mathematics: Determinants and matrices, system of linear equations, eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Calculus – mean value theorems of integral calculus, partial, total and directional derivatives, maxima and minima. Sequences and series, convergence, Fourier series.
Vector calculus – gradient, divergence and curl, line, surface, and volume integrals, Green, Gauss and Stokes’ theorems.
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) Syllabus | Geology & Geophysics
Part-I
Earth and planetary system; size, shape, internal structure and composition of the earth; atmosphere and greenhouse effect; isostasy; elements of seismology; continents and continental processes; physical oceanography; palaeomagnetism, continental drift plate tectonics, geothermal energy.
Linear Algebra: Finite dimensional vector spaces; Linear transformations and their matrix representations, rank; systems of linear equations, eigen values and eigen vectors, minimal polynomial, Cayley-Hamilton Theroem, diagonalisation, Hermitian, Skew-Hermitian and unitary matrices; Finite dimensional inner product spaces, Gram-Schmidt orthonormalization process, self-adjoint operators.
1. A bag contains 10 blue marbles, 20 green marbles and 30 red marbles. A marble is drawn from the bag, its colour recorded and it is put back in the bag. This process is repeated 3 times. The probability that no two of the marbles drawn have the same colour is
(A) 36
(B) 6
(C) 4
(D) 3
2. If the trapezoidal method is used to evaluate the integral [x2dx, then the value obtained • 1 1 1
1. What does the following C-statement declare? mt ( * f) (mt * )
(a) A function that takes an integer pointer as argument and returns an
integer
(b) A function that takes an integer as argument and returns an integer pointer
(c) A pointer to a function that takes an integer pointer as argument and
returns an integer.
(d) A function that takes an integer pointer as argument and returns a function
pointer
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) Syllabus | Architecture & Planning
City planning : Historical development of cities; principles of city planning; new towns; survey methods, site planning, planning regulations and building bye-laws.
Housing : Concept of shelter; housing policies and design; community planning; role of government agencies; finance and management.
Following categories of candidates are eligible to appear in GATE:
Bachelor's degree holders in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/Pharmacy (4 years after 10+2) and those who are in the final or pre-final year of such programmes.