Karnataka PGCET 2019 Syllabus
Karnataka PGCET 2019 examination will be conducted for admission into 10 streams given below:
Each stream will have a separate syllabus for the examination in order to test the candidate's strength in the field which he has taken an undergraduate course.

Civil Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Computer Science and Engineering

Environmental Engineering

Textile Technology

Electrical Sciences

Mechanical Science

Architecture

Polymer Science and Technology

Mathematics and Computer Science
Karnataka PGCET 2019 syllabus for Civil Engineering
Hering:

Physical properties of soils, Water in soils, Stress in soils

Consolidation and settlement

Shear strength of soils Shallow foundations

Site investigation

Stability of slopes, Earth pressure
Water Supply and Sanitary Engineering:

The quantity of Waterwater demand

Population forecast, Sources of Water

A quality of water, Types of pipes

Types of pumps, Water treatment units — sedimentation, aeration, flocculation, filtration, Screening, Pipe joints, Conveyance of Water, Quantity of Sewage, Characteristics of Sewage, pH, BOD, COD, DO and others, Sewers, Sewer Appurtenances,
 Biological treatment elements of Civil Engineering & Strength of Materials:

Force and its types, Concept of equilibrium, Building stones, Bricks. Cement and its properties. Timber and its properties

Columns and Struts, Stress and Mohr’s circle, Types of Beams, Bending moments and Shear force

Bending stress and Shear stress, Cylinders Torsion

Building Engineering Science:

Safe bearing capacity

Foundation

Types of Foundation

Footings and types

Reinforced Cement concrete, Mortars, Woods

Types of roofs

Cement and its types

Bricks Lintels

Chap and Masonry

Staircase
Surveying:

Chain surveying, Errors in surveying

Compass surveying, Omitted measurements

Plain table surveying, Leveling. Trigonometric surveying, Tachometric Surveying

Contouring, Curves

Calculation of is and volume
Fluid Mechanics:

Different types of fluids and units

Pressure

buoyant force

Different types of flows

Bernoulli’s theorem

Discharge Measurements

Orifice, the most economical section of the channel

Reynold’s and Fraud’s number

Similarities

Pressure measuring devices
Structures:

Beams — Single, double

Flanged beams Slabs — Oneway, twoway and flat slabs Stairs Columns and column footings (isolated and combined footings)

Raft foundationSteelstructures: Analysis and design of tension and compression members, beams, and beam column, column bases, connections — simple and eccentric, beams — column connections

Plate girders and trusses, plastic analysis of beams and frames
Geotechnical Engine
 Sewage treatment unitsscreening, Grit chamber

Skimming tanks. Detritus tank, Trickling filter, Contact beds Septic tank, Imhoff tank. ASP. Sewage disposal units

Transportation Engineering:

Highway Geometric Design: Highway crosssection elements. Sight distance, Design of Horizontal alignment Design of Vertical alignment

Traffic Engineering: Traffic characteristics, Traffic operation. Pavement materials, Design and evaluation, Rail Gage

Train Resistance, Power of Locomotive, Rails

Sleepers, Curvature of Track, Tunnelling of soft soil

Transition curve

Harbour and Dock
Hydrology:

Hydrologic cycle rainfall, unit hydrograph flood estimation

Reservoir design

Well and hydraulics.
Irrigation:

Duty, Delta

Crop water requirements design of lined and unlined canal

Head work, gravity dams and ogee spillways

Irrigation method
Karnataka PGCET Syllabus for Chemical Engineering:
Process Calculations:

Units and Standards

material and energy balance

humidity and saturation and combustion
Fluid Mechanics:

Fluid Statics

incompressible flow through conduits

flow meters

flow past immersed bodies

transportation of fluids.
Mechanical Operations:

Size analysis

reduction and separation

filtration

agitation and material handling
Thermodynamics:

The first and Second law of thermodynamics

PVT relations

thermodynamic relations

phase equilibria and reaction equilibria
Heat Transfer:

Conduction

Convection

heat exchangers

Steady and unsteady state heat transfer and radiation.
Mass Transfer:

Diffusion

convective mass transfer

gasliquid contactors

distillation

absorption

adsorption

leaching

drying evaporation
Reaction Kinetics:

Theories of reaction rates

kinetics of homogeneous reactions

interpretation of kinetic data

single and multiple reactions in ideal reactors, nonideal reactors

residence time

nonisothermal reactors

kinetics of heterogeneous catalytic reactions

diffusion effects in catalysis
Process Control:

Measurement of process variables

sensors, transducers and their dynamics, dynamics of simple systems, dynamics such as CSTRs, transfer functions and responses of simple systems, process reaction curve, controller modes (P, PI, and RID)

control valves

analysis of closed loop systems including stability, frequency response (including Bode plots) and controller tuning, cascade,
feedforward control
Pollution Control Engineering:

Waste Water Treatment

Air pollution treatment

Solid Waste Treatment

Noise Control
Process Industries:

Water, Industrial Gases: CO_{2}, H_{2}, O_{2}, N_{2}, Water Gas, and shift Gas, Sulfur: SO2, SO3, Acids: Sulfuric, Hydrochloric, and Phosphoric Acids

Fertilizers: Ammonia, Urea, Ammonium Chloride, Ammonium Nitrate, Ammonium Phosphate, Ammonium Sulfate, DAP, Concept of Sustained and Solubilised Fertilizer and Formulation, Potash Fertilizers, BioFertilizers

Coal tar distillation and Chemicals from coal

Oils, Fats, and Waxes, Soaps, and Pulp and Paper, Sugar and Starch Industries, Fermentation Industries, Petroleum Industries — Constituents of crude petroleum, refining and processing, polymers and Rubber
Karnataka PGCET Syllabus for Computer Science and Engineering:
Engineering Mathematics:
Mathematical Logic:

Propositional Logic,

First Order Logic.
Probability:

Conditional Probability, Mean, Median, Mode and Standard Deviation, Random Variables;

Distribution

uniform, normal, exponential, Poisson, Binomial

Set Theory & Algebra: Sets

Relations, Functions

Groups

Partial Orders

Lattice

Boolean algebra.
Combinatorics:

Permutations

Combinations

Counting

Summation

generating functions

recurrence relations

asymptotic
Data Structures and Algorithms:

The notion of abstract data types, Stack, Queue, List, Set, String, Tree, Binary search tree, Heap, Graph

Tree and graph traversals, connected components, Spanning trees, shortest paths

Flashing, Sorting, Searching

Design techniques (Greedy, Dynamic Programming, Divide and conquer)

Asymptotic analysis (best, worst, average case) of time and space, Upper and Lower bounds on the complexity of specific problems, NPcompleteness
Logic Design and Computer Organization:

Logic functions, Minimization, Design and synthesis of Combinational and Sequential circuits

Number representation and Computer Arithmetic (fixed and floating point)

Machine instructions and addressing modes, ALU and Datapath, hardwired and microprogrammed control, memory interface, I/O interface (Interrupt and DMA mode), a Serial communication interface, Instruction pipelining, Cache main and secondary storage
Formal Languages and Automata Theory:

Regular languages and finite automata, Context free languages and Pushdown automata

Recursively enumerable sets and Turing machines, Undecidability
System software:

Lexical analysis, Parsing, Syntax directed translation, Runtime environment

Code generation, linking (static and dynamic)
Operating Systems:

Classical concepts (concurrency, synchronization, deadlock), Processes, threads and Interprocess communication, CPU scheduling, Memory management, File systems, I/O systems, Protection, and security.
Databases:

Relational model (ERmodel, relational algebra, tuple calculus), Database design (integrity constraints, normal forms)

Query languages (SQL)

File structures (sequential files, indexing, 134± trees), Transactions and concurrency control
Computer networks:

ISO / OSI stack Data encoding and transmission

data link control, sliding window protocols

LAN architecture

LAN systems

Ethernet

Token ring

routing protocols

Packet switching

Network devices – switches, gateways, TCP / UDP, application layer protocols and systems (HTTP, SMTP, DNS, FTP), network security.
Web technologies:

Three tier webbased architectures;

JSP, ASP, J2EE, NEET systems;

HTML, XML
Karnataka PGCET Syllabus for Environmental Engineering:
Environmental Chemistry, Biology, and Ecology:
Chemistry:

Basic concepts of physical chemistry — Osmosis, Dialysis, Adsorption

Pollution Parameters — pH, COD, BOD, DO, TOC, Nitrogen, Fluoride, Sanitary Significance of Sulphate, Nitrates, and Phosphates.
Microbiology:

Plant kingdom, Animal kingdom

Morphology and Growth of Bacteria

Air, Water and Soil, Microbiology, Virology

Microbial Metabolism of Pesticides and Heavy Metals.
Ecology:

Ecosystem concepts, Food Chain and Food Web

Energy Flow in Ecosystem — Lotic and Lentic Systems, Eutrophication of Lakes

Population Growth Forms, Carrying Capacity, Quantitative Ecology, Concept of Ecosystem

Environmental Fluid Mechanics And Water Resources Engineering: Fluid properties and classifications, Newton’s Law of Viscosity, Fluid Pressure and its measurements; Hydrostatics, Kinematics of Fluids, Bernoulli’s equation, Momentum equation

Flow through Pipes — Darcy’s equation, Friction factors, Pipes in Series, Parallel and equivalent pipe, minor losses

Flow measurements — Orifices, Mouthpieces, Notches, and Weirs

Flow in Open Channels — Uniform Flow, most economical sections, specific energy, critical flow, hydraulic jump

Water Hammer in pipes, the impact of Jet on Vanes, Turbines — types

Pumps — Types, working and problems

Quantitative and Qualitative Hydrologic Cycle, Precipitation and Runoff Estimation

Unit Hydrographs, Stream Flow Analysis — time series, return period, mass diagrams for computing storage capacity, stream flow measurement

Groundwater — Definitions, type of Aquifers

Well Hydraulics — Steady state, the Basic equation of groundwater flow

Open and Tube wells — type

Yield estimation, drilling maintenance of borewells

Artificial recharge, water conservation and Reuse, Soilconservation, Economic aspects of water resource planning
Water Supply and Treatment:

Drinking and Industrial Water Quality Standards

Water Quantity based on various demands

Types of intakes, raising main economics, Pumps in series and parallel

Hazen William Equations, Types of reservoirs, Preventive maintenance, regional water supply system

Physicochemical and Bacteriological characterization of water — surface and subsurface

Aeration, coagulation and Flocculation, Sedimentation, Filtration – slow rapid and pressure

FIardness and colour removal

Disinfection process — Mode, rate and factors

Corrosion and corrosion control

Operation and Maintenance of water treatment system
Wastewater and Treatment:

The quantity of Domestic Wastewater, characteristic wastewater, Disposal of Sullage water in rural areas

Classification of Wastewater Treatment Techniques — Unit operations and process; Screening, Grit Chamber, primary, sedimentation

Biological units: Suspended and fixed growth system, Aerobic and Anaerobic systems, activated sludge process, Trickling filters, RBC, Biofilter, Secondary sedimentation tank, Stabilization ponds — aerobic, facultative and Anaerobic Lagoons, Septic tanks, digesters, sludge drying beds

Industrial Wastewater Survey

Vat nation in Quantity and Quality of Industrial wastewater

Guidelines for the discharge of Industrial Effluent on land into Municipal Sewers and Natural water

Joint treatment, volume reduction, strength reduction, equalization neutralization and proportioning

Estimation of process kinetic parameters

Origin, characteristics and treatment of cane sugar industry, dairy, distilleries and pharmaceuticals

Wastewater reuse and waste recovery from different industries.
Solid and Hazardous Wastes Management:

Sources, Composition and properties of Municipal Solid Wastes, Solid Waste Generation, storage and processing at the source

Landfill — Classifications, types, control of gases and leachates, preliminary design of landfills

Separation, Transformation and recycling — size reduction, density separation

Thermal processing — combustion, pyrolysis, gasification, energy recovery

Composting — Aerobic and Anaerobic digestion and energy production; Incineration — Types, processes, heat recovery, incineration products

Definition, sources and classification of Hazardous waste

Characterization of Hazardous Waste — Ignitability, Corrosivity, Reactivity, Toxicity, Quantification, Waste Minimization

Toxicology — Toxic effects, Carcinogens, Ecotoxicology, Toxicology Assessment

Physicochemical and Biological treatment — Air stripping, Soil vapour extraction, carbon absorption, steam stripping, stabilization and solidification

Slurry phase and solid phase treatment

Thermal methods — combustion, liquid injection; Land disposal and site remediation, monitoring of disposal sites.
Atmospheric Pollution and Control:

Atmospheric structure and composition, Air pollution episodes

Sources and classification of air pollutants — Natural and anthropogenic, primary and secondary pollutants

Properties of major air pollutants along with sources and sinks — particulate and gases, photochemical air pollutants, air pollution due to automobiles

Air pollution effects on human health and welfare, vegetation, animals, materials and structure/ monuments, visibility problem, acid rain, greenhouse effect, Ozone depletion and heat island effect

Measurement of air pollutants — Measurement of gaseous and particulate pollutants, sample train, air pollution indices and index

Air pollution Dipterology — scales, factors like heat, solar radiation, temperature, lapse rate, wind, humidity, precipitation, mixing height, pressure atmospheric stability conditions, wind velocity by profile, windrose diagram

Atmospheric dispersion of stack effects — Plume rise, effective stack height, plume rise formulations, Gaussian dispersion coefficients, ground level concentration

Air pollution control equipment — setting chambers, inertial separators, cyclones, fabric filters, scrubbers, ESP

Control of gaseous pollutants — adsorption, absorption, combustion and condensation
Transport Processes and Water Quality Assessment:

Process Dynamics — Transport and Reaction Process, Material Balance, Kinetic Approach to Equilibrium

Mechanics of Mass Transport — Diffusive Mass Transport and convective Mass Transport in Molecular and Turbulent Flow Regimes

Chemical Thermodynamics — Free Energy, Entropy Formation, Effects of Ionic Strength on the value of the equilibrium constant

Simultaneous reactions

Factors affecting equilibrium concentration and their temperature effects

Process Kinetics — First order reaction, parallel, reversible and enzyme reaction

Gas Absorption and Adsorption, Particle treatment, Ion exchange and electrodialysis

Groundwater Quality — Basic Differential Equation, 1D and 2D approaches

Ultimate Disposal of wastewater in water bodies and on land

Wastewater disposal in rivers — effects of Oxygen demanding outfit I, pipe and diffuser outfall

Wastewater disposal in Lakes — Steady state ‘DO’ analysis for completely mixed and stratified lake, nutrient loading

Wastewater disposal in estuaries —characteristics of Estuarine flow regime

Wastewater disposal on land — application rate, leaching factor, SAR, Microbial effects on soils

Subsurface WaterQuality Assessment Impacts of a point source, discharge and leachate from landfill sites.
Environmental Impact Assessment:

Introduction — Rapid and comprehensive EIA, Need of EIA studies

Baseline data

Hierarchy in EIA, Statutory requirements of ETA

Advantages and Limitation of EIA, Stepbystep Procedure for conducting EIA

Objective and Scope of EIA

Environmental attributes, Public participation in EIA, Environmental, and Disaster Management Plans; Project Activities — Attribute, Activity relationships, Matrices and BEES

Impact Quantifications — Hazardous Waste Dumpsites, Sanitary Landfilling

EIA of Infrastructural Projects — Highways, Airports, Water supply and Sanitation, Wastewater treatment; ETA of Construction projects — Effects and Mitigation

EIA of Water Shed Development Programme (Reservoirs, Dams, Irrigation and Agricultural Activity)

ETA of Power projects — Hydro, Thermal and Nuclear

EIA of Industrial Developmental Process.
Karnataka PGCET Syllabus for Textile Technology:
Textile Fibres:

Classification of PolymersApplication of PolymerStudy of Various methods of polymerization —Study of various types of initiators —Techniques of polymerization — the Physical structure of polymersPolymer reactionsThermal analysis of polymers

Study of different structures of textile fibres using various techniquesStudy of different properties of various textiles fibres i.e., moisture relations, mechanical properties optical properties, electrical properties and thermal properties

History on the origin of textiles  Study of different textiles fibresBasic requirements of textile fibres Geographic distributionCultivation and grading of cotton, wool, silk and jute fibres —Physical and chemical properties of important natural fibres

The sequence of operations in the conversion of important natural fibres into fabric

Study of different manmade fibre spinning — Fundamentals of fluid flow in manmade fibre spinningHigh speed melt spinningFormation of fibre structure during various methods of manmade spinningProduction of microdenier and special shaped fibres

Production and Properties of various regenerated fibresProduction of various raw materials for different synthetic fibres —Properties of different synthetic fibresEffect of various parameters on various synthetic fibresStudy of semicontinuous and integrated continuous process for the production of Nylons; Study of different highperformance fibres

Study of spin finish —heat setting and drawing of fibres

Study of different methods of texturing and various parameters affecting texturising —Test methods of textured yarns

Study of different yarn count systems conversion from one system to another system.
Yarn Manufacture:
Ginning and Baling:
Blow room:

Objects and methods of mixing —Opening and cleaning Blow room machinery cleaning efficiency —Lap regularity —Modern developments —Auto mixer and calculations pertaining to blow room

Carding: Objects —Working —Speeds and Setting —Grinding and stripping —Silver quality —Modern developments in cardingCalculations related to carding —Fibre hooks at
card— Opening lines required for processing of various blends, Drawing

Objects and Principles —Roller drafting systems —Modern developments — Calculations pertaining to draw frame

Combing: Hook formation in carding —Study of preparatory machines
— Combing processSetting —Modern —Combers —Calculations pertaining to comber
 SpeedFrame :
Objects —working and drafting systems —Twist insertion —Mechanism of winding —Lift of bobbinBobbin building mechanism —Speeds and production calculationsModern speed frames

Ring Frame: ObjectsWorking and ring frame mechanismsYarns tension during spinning a yarn and package faults —modern developments calculations pertaining
touringframe

Doubling: Objects — Dry doubling and wet doubling — Fancy yarns — Hosiery and seeing threads – Properties and
end uses 
Open End Spinning: Principles of Break spinning — Comparison
offeringand OE yarns – Recent developments in OE spinning — Different types of rotors and opening rollers

Modern Yarn Production Methods: Twistless spinning — Selftwist spinning — Wrap spinning — Friction spinning and airjet spinning — Comparison of the above methods for their principles and yarn properties — end used and technoeconomic feasibility — Siro, core, and cover spinning methods
Fabric Manufacture Winding:

Objects — Derivation of speeds — coil angles — Cone angle — Study of
modern wondersProduction Calculations Warping: Objects — Study of modern warping machines — Production calculations

Sizing: Study of ingredients — Properties — Modern size cooking equipment — Modern sizing machine — Production calculations

Looms: Study of
Plaintappetloom — Automatic looms — Dropbox looms — Dobby and jacquard loom — Production calculations.
Unconventional Weaving Machine:

Study of Gripper

Rapier

Air jet

water jet machines
Non Wovens:

Classification

Web productions techniques

Properties of Binders
 Geometry of Nonwoven structures Identification and testing of Nonwovens

Study of thermal, spun bonding and spun lacing

Knitting: Well Basic stitches Jersey

Rid

Purl

Interlock

Warp Basic Stitches

Pillar

Atlas

Tricot

Study of circular knitting machines

Advantages of positive feed

Study of warp knitting machines

Tricot and Raschel.
Chemical Processing Of Textiles Preprocess:

Preparatory processes to wet processing

An overview of wet processing – Sequences of wet processing — Resizing — Methods of resizing — Sizing — Methods of sizing — }latching — Souring — Bleaching — Mercerizing

Methods of purifying fibre yarn and Fabric made from other natural fibre like silk, wool, jute etc.

Methods of deciding — Scouring and Bleaching of regenerated cellulose fibre

Dyeing: Coloration — Theories of coloration / dyeing — Factors that affect Dyeing Mechanism of dyeing — Mechanism used for dyeing — Classification of dyes — Dyeing of Natural fibres using direct, reactive, acid, metal complex, vat, sulphur, Ingrain dyes and other popular dyes using different methods — After treatments and testing o dyed materials — Yarn package dyeing — Dyeing of knitted fabrics — Dyeing of garments

Printing: Design development for printing — Sources of inspection — the designer's tools and workspace — Different techniques for design generation and reproduction — Transfer of designs on wooden blocks, Screen and Stencil — Scope of printing — Methods and principles of printing — Machinery used for Textile printing — Passage of material through printing machines
Finishing:

Objects of finishing

Various methods of finishing

Cotton, Silk, Wool, worsted fabric

Chemicals formulation of different finishes

Machiners used for finishing

Speciality chemicals used for finishing

Finishing, of Garments.
Textile Testing Fibres:

Regain — Length — Fineness — Maturity — Strength — their determination — HVI and AFIS. Yarn: Yarn count — Twist — Strength — Hairiness — Uniformity — and their determination

Fabrics: Fabric weight — Thickness — Cover — Tear — Abrasion — Drape — Crease — Colour

fastness — their determination

Fabric Handle — KESF and FAST
Silk Technology Cocoons:

Sorting of cocoons, cocoon testing, storage of cocoons, stifling of cocoons, Drying of cocoons cooking of cocoons

Methods employed — Characteristics of cocoons

Reeling: Methods of Silk Reeling — Charkha — Cottage basins — Filatures — Semi —automatic Automatic types

Raw Silk testing — Packing of raw silk — Utilization of byproducts
Silk Throwing:

Manufacture of yarns for use in ordinary, chiffon, crepe, georgette fabrics — Number of plies and different twist levels used

Developments in Silk Throwing Industry
Weaving Industry:

Warp and Weft preparation — Machinery employed in smallscale and organized sections

Silk Weaving — Handloom and Power bow Weaving — Special features of silk looms — modifications required on power loom to weave silk fabrics
Spun Silk Industry:

Raw materials for Spun Silk Yarn Production

Production of Spun yarn and their properties
Processing Industry:

Degumming and drying of silk yarns

Dyeing, Printing, and Finishing of silk fabrics.
Fabric Structure:

Study of plain — Twill — Stain — Crepe — Mockleno and Towelling structures

Backed cloths — Extra wrap and Extra Well cloths — Double cloth Terry weaves – Velvet — Velveteens — Gauge and Leno — Damask Brocade cloths.
Fashion Design and Garment Technology:

Terms and Definitions used in Fashion and Garment Industries — Theart and Techniques of Body measurements and standard sizes and measurements prevalent in Garment industries

Principles and Practices of Patternmaking — Grading — Computer Aided pattern making and Grading — Cutting room operation — Laying — Cutting — Numbering — Bundling — Sewing operation — Classes of seams and stitches — Sewing threads — Defects is sewing

Garment Finishing section — Buttoning — Labelling — Care labelling — Checking — Pressing — Folding — packing and packing standards

Quality control in garment Industry — Garments washing — dyeing and finishing

Brand culture and Apparel brand names. Sourcing and Merchandising — Apparel Engineering and Production Control
Karnataka PGCET Syllabus for Electrical Sciences:
Engineering Mathematics:

Linear Algebra: Matrices and Determinants, Systems of linear equations, Eigen values and Eigen Vectors

Calculus: Limit, Continuity, and Differentiability; Partial Derivatives; Maxima and Minima; Sequences and Series; Test for convergence; Fourier series.

Vector Calculus: Gradient; Divergence and Curl; Line; Surface and Volume integrals; Stokes. Gauss and Green's theorems.

Differential Equations: Linear and nonlinear first order ODEs; Higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients, Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations; Laplace transforms; PDEs — Laplace. heat and wave equations

Probability and Statistics: Mean, median, mode and standard deviation; Random variables; Poisson, normal and binomial distributions: Correlation and regression analysis

Numerical Methods: Solutions of linear and nonlinear algebraic equations; Integration of trapezoidal and Simpson ‘s rule: single and multistep methods for differential equations.
Electric Circuits & Fields:

Network Topology: Graph of Network, the concept of links, tie set schedule, cutset schedule

Circuit Concepts: Source transformation, circuit analysis using loop current and node voltage methods, stardelta conversion, dual networks and concept of controlled sources. Network theorems, Resonant circuits, locus diagrams, Coupled circuits, polyphase circuits. Laplace transformations and applications, Nonsinusoidal waveforms, initial conditions.

Network Functions: Network functions of one and twoport networks, driving point & transfer functions, concepts of poles and zeroes. Twoport Network: Y and ZParameters and h —Parameters of two port networks. PR functions & Hurwitz Polynomial, Gauss’s theorem, electric field intensity and plane charges, the capacitance of parallel plates and coaxial cylinders. Ampere’s and BlotSavart’s laws, the inductance of long and short solenoids.
Analog & Digital Electronics:

Analog Electronics: Transistor biasing and bias stability, Class A, Class B & Class C Amplifiers, small signal hparameter equivalent circuit Expression for current gain, voltage gain, input impedance. RC coupled amplifier, frequency response, half power frequencies, bandwidth, factors influencing the bandwidth RC Coupled emitter follower amplifier, current gain, voltage gain. input & output impedance, applications FETRC coupled Amplifier

Power Amplifiers: Class A, Class B, pushpull and Class C power amplifiers. max power output Driving power requirements

Feedback amplifiers & oscillators: Concept of positive & negative feedback advantages of negative feedback. Voltage & current feedback, the effect of the same on performance characteristics. The condition for oscillation, Wein bridge oscillator, the expression for frequency of oscillation, Crystal oscillators, voltage regulator, operational amplifiers, comparator, ZCD, precision rectifier. I to V & V to I converters, instrumentation amplifiers, square wave, triangular wave & sawtooth wave generator.

Wave shaping circuits: Clipping, Clamping, integrator & differentiator circuits.

Digital Electronics: Digital signals, Boolean constants, and variables, Basic logic operations, AND. OR, NOR gates and realization or truth tables, Boolean expressions, simplification

Number Systems & codes: Decimal, binary, octal, hexadecimal, binary coded decimal; octal, hex numbers. Excess 3 and Gray codes, binary arithmetic. Karnaugh map method of obtaining logic expressions, maxterm, minterm realization of logic functions using basic gates & also using NAND & NOR gates. Half adder, Full Adder

FlipFlops: RS flipflop, Clocked RS, DFT, JK, MasterSlave JKFF, Edgetriggered flipflops Sequential Logic: Registers, Shill registers, asynchronous counters, synchronous counters sequential circuits. AID and D/A converters, Multiplexers, Demultiplexers.

Semiconductor memories: RAM, ROM, PROM, EPROM, and EEPROMS
Control Systems:

Basic control system concepts, transfer function, Block Diagram reduction, signal flow graph, DC & AC servomotors & their TF; analogous systems FV, FI analogies, Timedomain and frequency domain analysis.

Stability: Absolute and relative stability, RH criterion. Polar plots, phase crossover & gain crossover frequencies. Bode plots, phase plot and gain plot, determination of gain and phase margin Nyquist stability criterion: Principle of mapping of the Nyquist path, gain margin, phase margin. Nyquist stability criterion. Root Locus.

State space technique, state variables state model of linear systems, the solution of state equation, state transition matrix.
Microprocessors:

8085architecture, Instruction set, Addressing modes, Timing Diagram.

Programming: Main and subroutine programs. Conditional call and return, counter and delay subroutines

Interrupts: Vector interrupts, interrupts routines, Restart instructions.

Memory & 110 Interfacing: Memory map and I/O map methods & interfacing devices, 8255 (PPI), 8253(PIT), 8259(PIC). Architecture and Instructions of 8bit
Karnataka PGCET Syllabus for Mechanical Engineering:
Engineering Mathematics:

Linear Algebra: Matrices, System of Linear Equations Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors; Calculus: Taylor’s Series, Partial Derivatives, Iota Derivatives, Definite Integrals

Differential Equations: Linear Ordinary Differential Equations, First Order NonLineal Ordinary Differential Equations, Initial and Boundary: Value Problems, Laplace Transformation, Partial Differential Equations

Numerical Methods: System of Linear Equations, Jacobi, GaussSiedel and Clout’s methods, Rung( Kutta and Newton – Raphson methods

Probability and Statistics: Gaussian and Weibull distribution and properties, Method of Least Squares, Regression Analysis, Analysis of Variance.
Engineering Materials:

Structure and properties of engineering materials

Heat treatment

composite materials and their applications
Engineering Mechanics:

Free body concepts

Equations of Equilibrium

Centroids and Moment of inertia.
Strength Of Materials:

Stress and Strains

Elastic Constants

Principal Stresses

Maximum Shear Stress

Shear Force and Bending Moment diagrams

Stresses in Beams

Deflection of Beams

Torsion

Columns

Struts
Fluid Mechanics:

Fluid properties

Fluid statics

Manometry

Buoyancy

Conservation laws

Euler’s equation

Bernoulli’s equation

Viscous flow of incompressible fluids

Laminar and Turbulent
flows

Flow through pipes

Dimensional analysis
Thermodynamics:

Laws of thermodynamics

internal energy

enthalpy and entropy

Thermodynamic processes

Heat and work

Irreversibility and availability

Perfect gas

Properties of pure substances

Air standard and fuelair cycles

IC engines and Gas turbines

centrifugal and axial flow compressors

Basic concepts of Jet propulsion
Theory Of Machines:

Analysis of planar mechanisms, Dynamic analysis of Slider Crank mechanism Cams and followers. Kinematics of Gears, Governors, and flywheels, Balancing of reciprocating and rotating masses

Free and Forced vibrations of single degree freedom systems. Effect of damping, Transmissibility, Vibration Isolation, the Critical speed of shafts
Design Of Machine Elements:

Material and manufacturing considerations, Design of Shafts, keys, couplings, bolted, riveted and welded joints

Dynamic loads, Design of power screws, helical springs, Spur gears, clutches and brakes, Hydrodynamic lubrication, Journal bearings and antifriction bearings.
Production Engineering:
 Metal casting processes, Melting and Pouring of cast iron, Ferrous and nonferrous metals and alloys, casting defects, Inspection of castings Hot and Cold working of metals

Metal joining processes

Solderingbrazing and welding, modern welding processes

Metal cutting tools – machine tool operations. Nontraditional machining processes
Industrial Engineering And Management:

Introduction to workstudy and method study

Principles of organization, types of organization types of ownership, functions of personnel management, functions of sales management

Materials management inventory control, value analysis scheduling & production control, PERT and CPM.
Karnataka PGCET Syllabus for Architecture:
City Planning:

Historical development of city planning

principals of city planning new towns

The survey method

site planning and planning regulations and building byelaws
Housing:

Concept of shelter

housing design and policies

the role of government agencies

finance and management

Landscape Design: Principles of landscape design, landscape elements, materials, planning design
Visual and Urban design:

Principles of visual composition

Proportion scale

Rhythm

Symmetry

Asymmetry

Harmony

the balance of form and colour sense of place and space

the division of space

focal point vista

visual survey.
History of Architecture:

Indian — Indus valley, Vedic, Buddhist, IndoAryan, Dravidian and Mughal periods

European — Egyptian, Greek, Roman, Medieval, and Renaissance
Development of Contemporary Architecture:

Development and impact on society since the industrial revolution

the influence of modern art on architecture works of national and international architects

postmodernism in architecture.
Planning Theory:

Planning process

comprehensive planning

land use and density in a residential and nonresidential area

central place theory

ranksize rule settlement pattern

land utilization

district level planning.
Techniques of planning:

Application of remote sensing techniques in urban and regional planning surveys

methods of preparation of urban and regional development plans

structure plans

strategy plans etc and site planning principles and design
Karnataka PGCET Syllabus for Polymer Science and Technology:
Fluid mechanics and statics:

Types of fluids – shear stress and velocity gradient relation, Newtonian and nonNewtonian fluids, laminar and turbulent flow. Flow in boundary layers.

Reynolds number, Bernoulli equations, Variation of pressure with height – hydrostatic equilibrium, Barometric equation, Measurement of fluid pressure — monometers
Chemical process calculations:

The concept of mole, Mole fraction, Compositions of mixtures of solids, liquids, and gasses. Ideal gas law calculations.

General material balance equation for steady state.
Chemical engineering thermodynamics:
 Basic concepts– System, Surrounding and processes, Closed and Open systems

State and Properties, Intensive and Extensive Properties, State and Path functions

General statement of the first law of thermodynamics

The first law for cyclic process

The PVT behaviour of pure fluids

equations of state and ideal gas law

Processes involving ideal gas law

Constant volume

constant pressure

constant temperature

VanderWaals equation
Heat and mass transfer:

Modes of heat transfer
 unilateral multiplayer condition

forced and natural convection

Introduction to molecular diffusion

In gasses and liquids

theories of mass transfer

principles

types of distillations
Polymer science:

Classification of polymers

Definition of polymerization

Chain polymerization (free radical, ionic and coordination polymerizations)

Step (condensation) polymerization, copolymerization Methods of Polymerization (bulk.solution, Suspension, Emulsion.)
Polymerization kinetics:

Definition of reaction rate, order

Molecularity

different theories of reaction rate

Activation energy

kinetic expressions for simple first order & second order chemical reactions, kinetics of linear stepreaction polymerization

kinetics of addition polymerization initiated by free radical initiator: the steadystate assumption
Processing Technology:

Extrusion

Injection moulding

Blow moulding Compression moulding

Rotational moulding, thermoforming, Calendering
Polymer manufacturing:

Industrial production methods of HDPE, LDPE, PP, PS, PVC, PMMA, Nylon 6 and Nylon 66
Karnataka PGCET Syllabus for Mathematics and Computer Science:
Mathematics:

Analytical Geometry of 2D — Lines, Curves, Analytical Geometry of 3d — Lines, Planes and
Cones 
Differential Calculus — Derivatives of any order, Derivatives of functions, curves, Polar coordinates, Partial differentiation

Integral Calculus — Integrals of standard functions, Reduction formulae, Applications,

Differential equations — Up to second order homogeneous equations, Solutions using Laplace transforms

Probability — Events, Sample space, Basic Theorems, conditional probability, Independence,

Statistics — Frequency tables, Histograms, Measures of averages and dispersion

Combinatorial analysis — Permutations & Combinations, Linear and NonLinear equations — Solution, Application

Set theory — Basic concepts, Operations on sets, Venn diagrams, De Morgan’s law, Power sets

Relations — Composite, Equivalence, Recurrence

Number system — Binary, Ternary and others

Logic — Operators, Truth tables, Tautologies

Algebraic structures Groups, Rings

Sequences and Series Convergence
Computer Science:

Fundamentals of Computers

Office Automation

Basics of Internet

‘C’ Computer LanguageBasic Data types, Fundamentals of C programming, Control structures, Bitwise operators, Storage classes, Functions, Arrays, Pointers.