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GATE syllabus for MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

by ASHOK chakravarthy DADDALA

Engineering Mathematics

  1. Linear Algebra: Algebra of matrices, system of linear equations, eigen values and eigen vectors.
  2. Calculus: Taylor series, fourier series, partial derivatives, total derivatives, definite and improper integrals, mmultiple integrals.
  3. Vector Calculus: Gradient, divergence and curl, line and surface integrals, Green, Gauss, and Stokes theorem.
  4. Differential Equations: Linear ODE's, First order non-linear ODE's, initial and boundary value problems, Laplace Transform, PDE's-laplace, wave and diffusion equations.
  5. Numerical methods: Solution of system of linear equations, interpolation, numerical integration, newton-raphson method, runge-kutta method.
  6. Probability and statics: Gaussian, Weibul distribution and their properties, method of least squares , regrassion analysis, analysis of variance.

APPLIED MECHANICS AND DESIGN

  1. Engineering Mechanics: Equivalent force systems, free-body concepts, equations of equilibrium, trusses and frames, virtual work and minimum potential energy. Kinematics and dynamics of particles and rigid bodies, impulse and momentum , energy methods, central force motion.
  2. Strength of Materials: Stress and strainm, Elastic constants, stress-strain relationship, Mohr's circle, deflection of beams, bending and shear stress, shear force and bending moment diagrams, torsion of circular shafts, thin thick cylinders, Eulers theory of columns, strain energy methods, thermal stress.
  3. Theory of machines: Analysis of plane mechanisms, dynamic analysis of slider-crank mechanism, planer cams and followers, grear tooth profiles, kinematics and design of gears, governors and flywheels, balancing of reciprocating and rotating masses.
  4. Vibrations: Free and forced vibrations of single degree freedom systems, effect of damping, vibration isolation, resonance, critical speed shafts.
  5. Design of Machine Elements: Desing for statics and dynamic loading, fatigue strength, failure theories, design of bolted, riveted and welded joints, design of shafts and keys, design of spur gears, brakes and clutches, rolling and sliding contact bearings , belt, ropes and chain drives.

THERMAL SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

  1. Fluid Mechanics: Fluid properties, fluid statics, manumetry, buoyancy, control-volume analysis of mass, momentum and energy, fluid acceleration, differential equation of contunuity and momentum. Bernouli's equation. Viscous flow of incompressible fluids; boudary layer, flow through pipes, head losses in pipes, bends etc.
  2. Turbo machines: Velocity triangles Euler's equation, specific speed, Pelton wheel, centrifugal pump, Francis and Kaplan turbines.
  3. Heat-Transfer: Modes of heat transfer, one dimentional heat conduction, resistance concept, electrical analogy, unsteady heat conduction, fins, dimensionless parameters in free and forced convective heat layer, effect of turbulence, radiative heat transfer, black and grey sufaces shape factors, networ analysis, heat exchanger performance, LMTD and NTU methods.
  4. Thermodynamics: Zeroth, fact and second laws of thermodynamics, themodynamic system and processes, irreversibility and availability, behaviour of ideal and real gases, properties of pure substances, calculation of work and heat in ideal processes. Analysis of thermodynamics cycles related to energy conversion. Carnot, Rankine, Otto, Diesel, Brayton and Vapour compression cycle.
  5. Steam engineering: Steam generators, Steam engines, steam turbines-impulse and reaction, velocity diagrams, compounding, reheat factor.
  6. I.C. Engines: Requirements and suitability of fuels in IC engines, fuel ratings, fuel- air mixture requirements, normal combustion in SI and CI engines, engine performance calculations, componenets of gas turbine.
  7. Reciprocating Air Compressor: Isothermal, adiabatic and polytropic compression, staging the compression process, intercooling and aftercooling, minimum work requirement, volumentric efficiency. Centrifugal and aial flow compressors.
  8. Refrigeration and air-conditioning: Refrigerant compressros, expansion devices, condensers and evaporators, properties of moist air, psychrometric chart, basic psychrometric processes.

MANUFACTURING AND INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING

  1. Engineering meterials: Structure and properties of engineering materials and their applications, heat treatment.
  2. Metal casting: Casting processes- pattern making, moulds and cores, solidification, design of casting, casting defects.
  3. Metal working: Stress-strain diagrams for ductile and brittle material, plastic deformation, machanisms, fundamentals of hot and cold working processes-forging, extrusion, wire drawing, hseet metal working, punching, blanking, bending, deep drawing, coining and spinning.
  4. Machining Processes and Machine Tool Operation: Mechanics of metal cutting, single and multipoint cutting tools, geometry and machining aspects, tool life, machinability, economics of machining, non- traditional machining processes.
  5. Metrology and Inspection: Limits, fits and tolerances, linear and angular measurements, comparators, gauge design interferometry,form and finish measurement, measurement of screw threads, alignment and testing methods.
  6. Tool Engineering: Principles of work holding, design of jigs and fixtures, design of press working tools.
  7. Manufacturing Analysis: Part-print analysis, tolerance analysis in manufactureing and assembly, time and cost analysis.
  8. Computer Integrated Manufacturing: Basic concepts of CAD, CAM , Group technology.
  9. Work Study: Method study, work measurement time study, work sampling, job evaluation, merit rating.
  10. Production planning and control: Forecating models, aggregate production planning, master scheduling, materials requierments planning.
  11. Inventory control: Deterministic and probabilistic models, safety stock inventory control systems.
  12. Operations Research: Linear programming, simplex and duplex method, transportation, assignment, network flow models, simple queuing models, PERT and CPM.

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    manshu8
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    manshu8Sat, 03 May 2014 01:20:05 -0000

    Sir;
    I'm a 3rd yr ME student,Sir kindly send me GATE MECH.Syllabus & Reffered books name with writer & also Procedure of GATE. My Email id is krishna8957344924@gmail.com
    Thank You sir

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    gullu5050
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    gullu5050Fri, 11 Apr 2014 09:26:38 -0000

    sir,please send gate syllabus on my email and how more score done also refer book

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    SekhupurSat, 05 Oct 2013 20:16:18 -0000

    Sir;
    I'm a 3rd yr ME student,Sir kindly send me GATE MECH.Syllabus & Reffered books name with writer & also Procedure of GATE. My Email id is palsurinder331@gmail.com
    Thank You Sir

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    osjSat, 14 Sep 2013 03:14:18 -0000

    is there any change in pattern of gate exam?

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    miss_rosh
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    miss_roshWed, 07 Aug 2013 07:40:22 -0000

    Mechanical students appearing gate exam must go through the detail syllabus properly..to get the syllabus and other details visit Gate Mechanical syllabus details

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    ppaleiSun, 04 Aug 2013 14:18:26 -0000

    Hello sir,
    I am a student of Betch M.E in 7th sem,so I want prepare GATE exam.plz send me syllabus of GATE exam & best books for preparation …

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    knowldgFri, 02 Aug 2013 07:56:54 -0000

    Hi..
    please sir kindly send me the syllabus copy of the gate exam

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    firenaren
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    firenarenSun, 28 Jul 2013 09:08:38 -0000

    Sorry for asking this question .what is gate exam? Which books are want to study? When the exams will be..?

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    gyan srivastava
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    gyan srivastavaSat, 27 Jul 2013 16:09:27 -0000

    Hello Sir
    plz send me more ideas for preparation to GATE my branch Mechanical engineering and my e.mail id gyansrivastava91@gmail.com

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    bharat nayak
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    bharat nayakSat, 27 Jul 2013 15:39:35 -0000

    Hi..
    please sir kindly send me the syllabus copy of the gate exam

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    kritikaverma Sat, 27 Jul 2013 10:32:54 -0000

    thnx for the post, this article is really useful for GATE mechanical engineering preparation. i was looking for such articles as i am currently preparing for GATE 2014 through http://www.wiziq.com/course/9577-crack-gate-mechanical-engineering-with-full-syllabus-preparation . thank you . :)

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    kritikaverma Sat, 27 Jul 2013 10:30:53 -0000

    thnx for the post, this article is really useful for GATE mechanical engineering preparation. i was looking for such articles as i am currently preparing for GATE 2014 through http://www.wiziq.com/course/9577-crack-gate-mechanical-engineering-with-full-syllabus-preparation . thank you . :)

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    yahoThu, 25 Jul 2013 13:10:19 -0000

    why not marine engineering included in the list of subjects

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    ispoppinSun, 07 Jul 2013 07:59:51 -0000

    sir/madam..am a 3rd sem M.E student(mechanical),kindly suggest some ideas to prepare for gate..syllabus ,books etc

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    uec ujjain
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    uec ujjainFri, 21 Jun 2013 03:06:48 -0000

    please send me gate paper 2013 for mechanical engineerin

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    Vamshi krishna007
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    Vamshi krishna007Sun, 02 Jun 2013 04:12:42 -0000

    How to prepare gate exam please give the guidance

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    cravindraTue, 02 Apr 2013 17:38:44 -0000

    sir i am studying in 4 sem mech. engg. please send the information about the book used as referance with writter name.

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    marudhupandiWed, 24 Jul 2013 02:47:05 -0000

    you follow the GK PUBLICATION.it has so many previous question papers with soled and also having exercise to solve for an each topic . i tnin that surely help you

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    tulsi_purohit
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    tulsi_purohitWed, 20 Mar 2013 16:18:20 -0000

    sir, what is the qualification marks of GATE exame approximately !

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    c obulesuTue, 19 Mar 2013 11:59:23 -0000

    very nice curricullam for gate so it imprise to me

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    isha31Sun, 17 Mar 2013 10:56:33 -0000

    is this syllabus for GATE for ME. i could see no topics of electrical and electronics here. though every semester, we get a subject of electri. my branch is MPAE.
    so, do i need to study those topics just to clear my btech and not for GATE?

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    akshay anandWed, 13 Mar 2013 18:03:49 -0000

    sir,
    i am studying at b.tech 3rd year in mechanical branch
    i am prepare for gatr & IES
    so,
    plese send me referebce books name with writter & syllabus

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    gatematerial1234Sat, 09 Mar 2013 13:24:56 -0000

    i am selling materials of BRILLIANT TUTORIALS AND GATEFORUM.excellent quality photostat/xerox at a reasonable cost.anyone interested mail me at
    gatematerial1234@gmail.com

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    captain coolFri, 08 Mar 2013 17:43:44 -0000

    I am a final year mechanical engg student. wt wil b d gate cut off mark
    s..?

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    sudhanshu_bhusanSun, 03 Feb 2013 06:50:54 -0000
    sir,

    i m student of yr ME. sir kindly
    send me the syllabus and all the
    important details and materials for the
    preparation for gate exam.
    .Thankyou sir

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    naveenrobinFri, 01 Feb 2013 11:24:10 -0000

    pls send the gate syllabus for my above email id sir.

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    ashadeepaThu, 31 Jan 2013 05:43:05 -0000

    Sir;
    I m a 4th yr ME student. sir kindly send me the syllabus and all the important details for the preparation for gate.my email id is ashadeepa.padhi6@gmail.com.Thankyou sir

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    mohan jangidFri, 25 Jan 2013 19:38:00 -0000

    sir, can you send me syallbus for mech in gate exam

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    harish-bvnTue, 08 Jan 2013 13:30:21 -0000

    hello sir,
    iam doing 2nd b-tech mechanical…could i know when i can write competitive exams like gate,toefl etc….???

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    papai848Wed, 19 Dec 2012 14:31:51 -0000

    sir,
    i would like to know which topic do come the most……..

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    case98Mon, 17 Dec 2012 14:15:34 -0000

    wtf,,,,in syllabus…lots…of spealing….mistake………….

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