VTU ULRAT Syllabus 2023: Subject-wise Syllabus PDF

Rajalakshmi BK
Rajalakshmi BK

Updated on - Nov 23, 2023

The syllabus for VTU ULRAT 2023 was determined by the official authorities responsible for organizing the VTU ULRAT exam. 

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VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc

The syllabus for VTU ULRAT 2023 preparation for getting admission for Ph.D and M.Sc. courses were as given below. This syllabus was common to all streams of Engineering/ Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Computer Application/ Geology/ Nanotechnology.

The common questions for all courses are as given below.

  • Aptitude section
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Data Sufficiency & Data Interpretation
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Computer Awareness

Mathematics Section Syllabus

The topics and contents for the Mathematics section of the exam are as given below.

Syllabus for the Faculty of Engineering & General Science - Mathematics Section
Topics Contents
  • Definition
  • Rank of Matrix Systems of 'm' Linear Equations with 'n' Unknown
  • Eigen Value and Eigen Vectors of a Square Matrix.
Differential Calculus
  • Limits and Continuity
  • Differentiation and its Applications
  • Partial Derivatives (Basic)
Integral Calculus
  • Reduction Formulae
  • Definite Integrals
  • Properties and Multiple Integrals
Vector Algebra and Complex Numbers
  • Definitions
  • Vector Products
  • Properties
  • Amplitude & Modules of a Complex Number
  • De Moivere’s Theorem and Examples.
Applied Mathematics
  • Laplace Transforms (Elementary Transformation)
  • Fourier Series
  • Basics Definition and Examples
  • Half Range Fourier Series and Harmonic Analysis.
Numerical Analysis
  • Numerical Solutions of Algebraic and Transcendental Equations
  • Finite Differences
  • Interpolation for Equal and Unequal Intervals
  • Numerical Solutions of First Order Differential Equations
  • Numerical Integration
Statistics and Probability
  • Measures of Central Tendency and Dispersion Curve Fitting by Least Square Methods.
  • Correlation and Regression
  • Analysis Probability: Axioms, Conditional Probability
  • Probability Distribution-Binomial Poisson and Normal Distribution.

Discipline Oriented Section Syllabus

This section is for testing the existing knowledge of the candidate about his trade. The candidates will be asked domain specific questions. The topics and their contents from which the questions were asked for each discipline are as given below.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Civil Engineering Science

The topics and contents for Civil Engineering Science are as given below.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Civil Engineering Science
Topics Contents
Structural Analysis
Structural Systems
Methods of Joints and Sections and Truss Analysis
Strain Energy
Arches and Cables
Fluid Mechanics
Open Channel Flow
Water Hammer
Dimensional Analysis
Impact of Jets on Vanes
Centrifugal Pumps
Concrete Technology
Fresh Concrete and Hardened Concrete
Mix Design
Special Concretes
Non-destructive Testing of Concrete
Design of Concrete Structures
Principles of Limit State Design
Serviceability Limits
Effective Lengths
Design Loads
Anchorage of Bars
Lateral Stability of Beams
Index Properties of Soil
Classification of Soils
Soil Structures
Compaction of Soil
Consolidation of Soils
Shear Strength of Soil
Highway Planning and Alignment
Design Principles
Pavement Materials and Construction
Wind Analysis and Site Selection for Airports
Irrigation Engineering
Water Requirements of Crops
Canals, Diversion Works
Gravity and Earthen Dams Steel Structures
Steel Structural Fasteners
Tension – Compression – Flexure Members
Theory of Elasticity
Plane Stresses and Plane Strain
Principal Stresses and Principal Strains
Strain Displacement Relationship
Equilibrium and Boundary Condition
Generalized Hook’s Law

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Mechanical Engineering Science

The VTU ULRAT syllabus for Mechanical Engineering Science is as given below.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Mechanical Engineering Science
Topics Contents
Prime movers (I.C. Engine) Classification of I. C Engines
2 Stroke & 4 Stroke Petrol & Diesel Engines
Concept of Mechanical Efficiency BHP & IH
Laws of Ist & IInd Thermodynamics, Zeroth Law Applications.
Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning Properties – COP Unit of Refrigeration
Refrigeration Effect
Tonne Refrigeration
Manufacturing Process Part of a Lathe
Operation in a Lathe
Types of Drilling Machine
Operation a Drilling Machine
Types of Milling Machines
Operation on Milling Machines
Grinding Machines, Bonding Materials, Grinding Terminology
Type of Grinding Machine
Soldering, Brazing & Welding Classification & Types
Lubrication & Bearing Types.
Power Transmission & Mechatronics Belt Drives
Gear Drives
Introduction to Mechanics- Open Loop & Closed Loop
Control System Advantages & Disadvantages.
Heat Treatment of Metals Anreding
Normalizing Harding
Tempering, Carburizing, Cyaniding, Nitriding and Flame Hardening
Iron, Carbon Equilibrium Diagram.
Composite Materials – Types of Martin Materials
FRP & MMC Advantages & Applications.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Electrical Engineering Sciences

The syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering Sciences is as given below.

  • Fundamentals & AC Circuits Network Theorems.
  • Electrical Machines AC & DC, Transformers
  • Diode Circuits – Amplifiers, OP – Amp Applications.
  • Simplification of Boolean Expressions: Karnaugh Maps Combinational Logic Design.
  • Sequential Logic Circuits: Flip Flops & Counters, Shift Registers.
  • Time Response of Second Order Control Systems Nyquist Criteria – Bode Plots, Phase & Gain Margins.
  • Thyristors: Choppers & Inverters.
  • Field Theory: Electric & Magnetic Fields, Maxwell's Equations.
  • Microprocessors: Architecture, Operation, Programming and Interfacing.
  • Transducers

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Computer Science Engineering

The VTU ULRAT 2023 syllabus for Computer Science Engineering is as given below.

  • Discrete Mathematical Structures (Set Memory Fundamentals of Logic, Relations Functions)
  • Computer Organization
  • Data Structures using C (Stack, Recursion, Queues and Lists, Trees, Sorting, Searching)
  • Operating Systems
  • OOP with C++
  • DBMS
  • Analysis & Design of Algorithms
  • Object Oriented Analysis & Design
  • Software Engineering (Overview, Requirements of Engg, Software Design, Verification & Validation)

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Silk/ Textile Technology

Some of the important topics and contents which are part of the VTU ULRAT syllabus for Silk/ Textile Technology are as given below.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Silk/ Textile Technology
Topics Contents
Introduction to Monomers Polymers
History of Polymers
Classification of Polymers
Introduction to Various Fibre Forming Polymers
Application of Polymers
Study of Various Methods of Polymerization viz Addition
Chain, Co-ordination Polymerization.
Study of Various Types of Initiators.
Techniques of Polymerization.
Nature of Polymeric Fluids.
Flow of Polymeric Fluids
Theology of Polymers – Derivation of Various Laws to Flow of Polymeric Fluids.
Mechanical Behavior of Polymers- Tensile Behavior.
Time-dependent Behaviour and Temperature Dependent Mechanical Behaviour.
Thermal Analysis of Polymers – Glass Transition Temperature of Polymers.
Determination of Glass Transition Temperature.
Free Volume Concept.
Time-Temperature Superposition in Polymers.
Study of Thermal Characterization by DSC, DTA and TGA.
Introduction to Textiles
Brief introduction to Textile Materials.
Brief History on the Origin of Textiles.
Introduction to Textile Fibers, Basic Requirements of Textile Fibers.
Geographical Distribution, Cultivation & Grading of Cotton, Wool, Silk, & Jute Fibers.
Brief Study of Physical & Chemical Properties of Cotton, Wool, Silk & Blast Fibers.
India’s Position of Natural Fibers in Global Scenario.
Introduction to Regenerated Fibers
Chemistry and Physics of Viscose Rayon Production.
Production of Modified Viscose Rayon, Brief Outline on the Production of Acetate & Cuprammonium Rayon.
Manufacture of Tencel, ‘Modal’ and ‘lyocell’ Fibre.
Modern Developments in the Blowroom Machinery Evaluation of Blowroom Performance
Calculation Regarding Blowroom Line.
Need of Blending
Process Modification Required in Blowroom for Processing Various Blends like Polyester/ Cotton, Polyester/ Viscose
Silk and its Blends
Types of Blending Operation and Blending Procedure.
Various Quality Control Studies in Blow Room Like Alp Rejection Percentage
Cleaning Efficiency within and between Lap Variations.
Objects of Carding
Detailed Study of Working of Revolving Flat Card
Card Clothing
Setting of Different Parts and Effect of Changing the Setting on Sliver Quality
Methods of Grinding
Stripping Calculation of Production, Draft etc. in Carding
Developments in Modern Carding such as Developments in Preceding Zone, Speeds, Efficiency etc.
Developments in Post Carding Zone.
Modern Cards, their Applications – Tandem Card, Various Quality Control Studies in Carding.
Winding Objects and Principles of Winding
Classification of Winding Machine.
Derivation of Expression to Find Winding Speed and Surface Speed
Cone Angle, Coil Angle and Angle of Wind and their Importance.
Methods of Increasing Angle of Packages.
Controlling of Ballooning Tension, Types of Balloon Breakers.
Precision and Drum Winders.
Yarn Clearers, Types and Setting
Tensioning Devices
User Classimat and its Usefulness in Selecting Optimum Clearing.
Study of Automatic Winders viz. Auto Coner and Uniconer.
Winding Faults and Remedies.
Identification of Cones
Material Handing, Measurement Handling
Measurement of Package Density and their Efficiency.
Objects and Systems of Warping.
Different Types of Modern Creels.
Study of Modern, Friction Driven and Spindle Driven Beam Warping Machines.
Study of Different Types of Sectional Warping Machines and their Salient Features.
Special Warpers for Polyolefin Filament Yarns.
Special Requirements of Yarn Preparatory for Shuttleless Weaving Machine.
Production Calculation of all Machines.
Objects of Sizing.
Study of Ingredients Used for Size Preparation.
Size Formulation
Mixing Vessels Viz. Pressure Cookers, Injection Cookers, Homogenizers, Agitators and Storing Becks.
Techniques of Sizing, Sizing of Natural, Man-made Fibres and their Blends.
Size Pickup, Size Add-on, Salient Features of Modern Sizing Machines.
Creels Sow Box, Drying Principles – Multicylinder Drying, Hot Air Drying, Radiation Drying.
Concept of Single End Sizing.
Dry Splitting Comb, Drag Roll.
After Waxing, Cut Mark Motion, Beam Pressing, PIV and Friction Clutch.
Controls in Sow Box – Stretch and its Control, Moisture Measurement and Temperature Control.
Recent Trends in Sizing Viz. Foam Sizing Solvent Sizing.
Hot Melt Sizing, High-Pressure Squeezing, Migrating Behaviour of Warp Ends, Dead Loss, Hard Waste.
Production and Efficiency Calculations.
Sizing Defects and Remedies.
Post Sizing Operations
Drawing–in, Leasing, Knotting, Automatic Drawing in Machine
Chemicals and Auxiliaries used for Textile Wet Processing and their Functions
Introduction to Shearing and Cropping.
Objects of Shearing and Cropping.
Objects of Singeing, Methods of Singeing by Various Singeing Machines, Precautions to be taken During Singeing, Latest Developments in Singeing.
Objects of Desizing, Methods of Desizing, Continuous Desizing, Desizing of Cotton and other Blends. Latest Developments in Desizing.
Objects of Scouring, Mechanism of Scouring, Methods of Scouring, Scouring of Natural Cellulose Fabrics, Degumming of Silk, Scouring of Wool and Jute, Scouring of Synthetic, Modifications Required to Scour Knitted Fabrics, Latest Developments in Scouring.
Objects of Bleaching, Mechanism of Bleaching, Methods of Bleaching, Bleaching of Cellulose Fibres, Fibres, Bleaching of Natural Protein Fibres, Bleaching of Common Manufactured Fibres, Bleaching of Common Whitening, Optical Whitening Process for Common Fibres. Chemistry of Optical Whitening Agents. Objects of Mercerization, History and Developments of Mercerization, Physical and Chemical Changes in Cotton due to Mercerization, Various Factors Affecting Mercerization, Methods of Mercerization – Yarns and Fabrics, Machines Used for Mercerization, Slack Mercerization, Hot Mercerization, Faults in Mercerization and their Remedies, Test Methods for Mercerized Materials. Latest Developments in Mercerization.
Characterization of Solid State Structure of Textile Fibres using X-rays IRS, NMR, UVS, SEM, TEM & DGC. Various Two Phase Models for Studying Two Phase and One Phase Physical Structure Fibres. Description of the Physical Structure of Cotton, Wool, Silk, PET, Nylon and Acrylic Fibres.
Moisture Relations Concept of Moisture Equilibrium
Moisture Hysteresis
Moisture Regain Heat of Absorption
Swelling of Textile Fibres.
Effect of Moisture on Various Property of Fibres.
Mechanical Properties
Stress and Strain Behaviour, Factors Affecting Tensile Behaviour, Structure and Tensile Property Correlation, Elastic Recovery and Weaklink Effect.
Stress Relaxation, Creep, Factor Affecting Stress Relaxation, Dynamic Mechanical Properties and their Application.
Flexural and Tensional Properties, Frictional Properties, Amontons Laws of Friction, Deviation of These Laws in Fibre Friction, Bowden and Tabors Theory of Friction.
Optical Properties, Measurement of Birefringence, Luster. Importance of Optical Properties.
Electrical Properties Electrical Resistance, Static Electricity, Dielectric Properties.
Measurement of these Properties.
Thermal Properties
Thermal Conductivity, Specific Heat, Thermal Conductivity and Thermal Expansion. Introduction to Synthetic Fibres.
Production of Raw Materials for Synthetic Fibres
Study of Production of PET by DMT & TPA Routes.
Study of Production of Polyamides
Nylon-6 Effect of Various Parameters on Nylon-6 Production
Study of Semi-continuous & Integrated Continuous Process for Production of Nylon-6
Production of Nylon-66.
Introduction to High-performance Fibres Study of Production of Carbon, Boron, Silicon, Carbide, Alumina & Glass Fibres
Study of Production of Aromatic Polyamides viz. Nomex, Kevlar, Technova.
Concept of Liquid Crystal, Thermotropic & Leo Tropic Polymers & Fibres
Study of Production of LDPE, HDPE, by GEL Spinning Technique
Production and Properties of PBZT AND PBZO Fibres.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Chemical Engineering

The syllabus for Chemical Engineering for courses in doctoral and postgraduate level are as given below.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Chemical Engineering
Topics Contents
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 and their Applications
Equations of State and Thermodynamic Properties of Real Systems
Phase Equilibria
Fugacity, Excess Properties and Correlations of Activity Coefficients
Chemical Reaction Equilibria.
Momentum Transfer 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 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, Crystallization, 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
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, Dynamics of Simple Systems, Dynamics such as CSTRs
Transfer Functions and Responses of Simple Systems
Process Reaction Curve, Controller Modes (P, PI, and PID)
Control Valves
Analysis of Closed Loop Systems Including Stability, Frequency Response (including Bode plots) and Controller Tuning, Cascade, Feed Forward Control.
Plant Design and Economics
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.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Biotechnology

The VTU ULRAT syllabus for Ph.D and M.Sc. in Biotechnology is as follows.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Biotechnology
Topics Contents
Basics Of Unit Operations
Basics of Sedimentation, Setting, Filtration, Size Reduction, and Mixing.
Basic Modes of Heat Transfer, Uni-layer, Multi-layer, and Steady State Conduction.
Principles of Diffusion, Distillation, Drying, Evaporation, Extraction, Adsorption and Iron-exchange Operations.
Fundamental Of Momentum Transfer Euler Equation, Momentum Balance
Flow through Circular and Non-circular Sections
Hagen-Poiseulles Equations
Losses through Pipe and Fittings, Turbulent Flow, and Friction Factor.
Basic Biochemistry
Structure and Properties of Mono, Di, and Polysaccharides
Structure and Properties of Fatty Acids, Neutral Fats
Phospholipids, Glycolipids and Steroids
Structure and Properties of Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins.
Biologically Important Peptides.
Structure and Properties of Purines, Pyrimidines, Nucleosides, Nucleotides, Ribonucleic Acids, Nucleoprotein Complexes.
Fundamentals of Cell Structure And Function
Eukaryotic and Prokaryotic Cells
Plant and Animal Cells
Types of Cell Functions
Cell Division, Mitosis and Meiosis.
Formal Structure in the Cytoplasm, Nucleus, Mitochondria, Ribosome, Golgi Bodies, Lysosomes.
Endoplasmic Reticulum, Peroxisomes, Chloroplast and Vacuoles.
Cell to Cell Integration, Cell Locomotion (Ameoboid Flagella, Cillar).
Muscle and Nerve Cell.
Structure and Functioning of Endocrine Cells including the Neuro-Secretary Cell.
Basics Of Biophysical And Biochemical Techniques
Rayleigh Scattering
Viscometry, Crystallization
X-ray Crystallography
Neutron Diffraction,
NMR Spectroscopy
Electron Microscopy
STM, AFM, Luminescence
Fluorimeter, Falme, Photometry
Optical Activity, CD, UV, IR, Laser Raman and ESR, EPR.
Calorimetry, DSC, Spectrophotometry, Mass Spectrometry, LC-MS, MALDI-TOF, Chromatography, Electrophoresis.
Fundamentals Of Thermodynamics
System, Surrounding and Process
Closed and Open System
State and Properties
Intensive & Extensive Properties
State and Path Functions
Equilibrium State and Phase Rule
Zeroth Law of Thermodynamics
Heat Reservoir and Heat Engines
Reversible and Irreversible Processes.
General Statement of First Law of Therodynamics, First Law for Cyclic Process, Non-Flow Process, Flow Process, Heat Capacity.
Basic Genetics and Genetic Engineering
Nature of Genetic Material
DNA Replication
Mendelian Laws of Inheritance
Monohybrid and Dihybrid Inheritance
Law of Segregation and Independent Assortment
Gene Interactions, Supplementary Genes, Complementary Genes, Epistasis.
Identification of Genetic Material, Classical Experiments- Hershey & Chase, Avery McLeod etc.
Multiple Alleles and Groups Antigens.
Role of Genes within Cells, Genetic Code, Genetic Elements that Control Gene Expression
Methods of Creating Recombinant DNA Molecules
Vectors in Recombinant DNA Technology, Biology and Salient Features of Vectors, Types of Vectors-plasmids, Cosmids, Phages and Viruses.
Gene Transfer Techniques, Genetic Engineering of Plants and Animals, Structure and Functions of T-DNA in the Expression of Genes, Ti Plasmid-mediated Gene Transfer.
Introductory Bioinformatics Databases
Sequence Database
Structure Database
Medical Databases.
Sequence Alignment and Database Searches
Optional Alignment
Database Similarity Searching, FASTA, BLAST.
Aspects of Multiple Sequence Alignment.
Phylogenetic Analysis: Tree- Building Methods, Evaluating Trees and Data.
Predictive Methods for Detecting Functional Sites in the DNA.
Predictive Methods for Secondary Structure, Tertiary folds from Protein Sequences.
Plasmid Mapping and Primer Design.
Bioprocess Principles
Concept of Mole and Molecule, Composition of Mixtures of Solids, Liquids and Gases.
Composition of Mixtures and Solutions- Percentage by Weight, Mole and Volume
Normality, Morality, Molality, and ppm, pH and pK Buffer Calculations.
Outline of an Integrated Bioprocess and the Various (upstream and downstream) Unit Operations Involved in Bioprocesses
Generalized Process Flow Sheets.
Process Flow Sheet and Unit Operations in Chemical and Bioprocess Industries
General Material Balance Equation for Steady and Unsteady States.
Basic Concepts of Energy Balance.
Couples Reactions and Energy Rise Compounds
Reaction Stoichiometry
Criteria of Biochemical Reaction Equilibrium
Equilibrium Constant and Standard Free Energy Change
Effect of Temperature
Pressure on Equilibrium Constants and Other Factors Affecting Equilibrium Conversion, Liquid Phase Reactions, Heterogeneous Bioreaction Equilibria, Phase Rule for Reacting Systems.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Chemistry

The syllabus for VTU ULRAT Ph.D and M.Sc. in Chemistry are as follows.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Chemistry
Topics Contents
Periodic Properties Atomic Radii
Ionization Energy in Groups and Periods
Electron Affinity Chemical Bonding
Organic Chemistry
Classification and Nomenclature of Organic Compounds.
Electronic Effects and Reactive Intermediates
Principles of Purification of Organic Compounds
Aromatic Hydrocarbons
Elimination Reaction
Organo-metallic Compounds
Alcohols ,Phenols
Carboxyl Compounds
Carboxylic Acid
Hydroxy Acids
Diazonium Compounds.
Active Methyl Compounds
Amino Acids
Proteins, Oils and Fats
Waxes, Dyes, Terpenes.
Drugs, Hormones and Vitamins.
Inorganic Chemistry
Molecular Orbital Theory
General Characteristics of s- block and p- block Elements
Statistical Analysis of Results of Quantitative Measurements (Errors – Accuracy – Precession etc).
Nobel Gases
Non-aqueous Solvents
Ion Exchange
Gaseous Fuels.
Physical Chemistry Liquid Mixtures
Properties of Liquid Mixtures
Colligative Properties
Chemical Kinetics
Hydrolysis of Salts
Ionic Equilibria.
Distribution Law.
Nuclear Chemistry Fundamental Properties of Nucleons
Nuclear Stability
Binding Energy
Nuclear Models
Fission and Fusion
Nuclear Transmutation
Nuclear Reactors
Application of Nuclear Chemistry.
Thermodynamics Gas Laws
Thermodynamic Processes
State Function
Laws of Thermodynamics
Heat Engine
Free Energy
Phase Equilibria.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Physics

The VTU ULRAT 2023 syllabus for Physics for Ph.D and M.Sc. are as follows.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Physics
Topics Contents
Mechanics and Properties of Matter Frames of Reference
Rigid Body Dynamics
Moment of Inertia
Laws of Conservation.
Elasticity, Viscosity and Surface Tension.
Heat and Thermodynamics Kinetic Theory
Laws of Radiation
Liquification of Gases
Heat Engines and Refrigeration.
Thermal Conductivity.
Waves Acoustics  Progressive Waves
Doppler Effect
Acoustics of Buildings
Fourier Transforms
Optics Theories of Light
Optical Instruments
Resolving Power.
Laser - Production, Properties and Applications.
Electricity and Magnetism  Electrostatics
Galvanometers - Measuring Instruments
Alternating and Direct Current
Generation and Analysis – Thermoelectricity – Electromagnetism.
Atomic and Molecular Physics
Electron: Atomic Models , Atomic Spectra, Molecular Spectra and Related Measurements.
Zeeman Effect.
X- Rays - Crystallography.
Nuclear Physics Nucleus
Nuclear Models
Mass Spectrographs
Nuclear Detectors
Nuclear Reactions
Cosmic Ray
Mossbauer Effect
Magnetic Resonance - Applications
Elementary Particles.
Solid State Physics Relativity
Special and General Theories of Relativity
Statistical Physics
Specific Heats of Solids
Band Theory of Solids Classification of Solids
Electrical Conductivity in Solids
Dielectric and Magnetic Properties
Specific Heats of Solids
Semiconductors - Applications
Semiconductor Devices
Transistors, Amplifiers, Oscillators, Digital Electronics
Quantum Physics  Failure of Classical Physics
Wave Function
Schrodinger Wave Equations.
Eigen Values.
Recent Trends in Physics Liquid Crystals
Optical Fibers
Smart Materials

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Business Administration

The modules and contents for VTU ULRAT syllabus in Business Administration are as given below.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Business Administration
Modules Contents
Management Definition, Nature, Purpose and Functions.
Principles of Management.
Planning: Nature-type-steps
Organizing: Organization Structure
Span of Management
Centralization, Decentralization.
Staffing: Overview.
Directing and Controlling
Organization Behaviour Nature: Learning, Personality: Definition-Traits-Determinants.
Perception; Meaning, Factors Influencing Perception, and Decision making.
Marketing Management Meaning Importance
Marketing Management Process
Marketing Mix.
Human Resource Management Definition, Nature
Scope-Managerial and Operative Functions of HRM.
Objections of HRM.
Financial Management Definition, Scope, Functions, Objectives, Time Value of Money.
Latest Management Concepts in all the Above Modules.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Polymer Science and Technology

The syllabus for Ph.D and M.Sc. in Polymer Science and Technology is as given below.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Polymer Science and Technology
Topics Contents
Fundamentals of Polymer Science Definition to Polymer/ Macromolecules, Copolymer, Blends, Composites, Fibres, etc.
Classification of Polymers, Functionality of Monomers.
Explain the terms Crystallinity, Amorphous, Tacticity, Stereoregularity, Tg/Tm, Configuration/ Conformation.
Chemistry and Mechanism of Polymerization
Methods of Polymerization Bulk, Solution, Suspension, Emulsion, Solid Phase, Gas Phase Polymerizations
Molecular Weight and Size Concept of Molecular Weights
Number Average, Weight Average, Viscosity Average and Z Average Molecular Weight - Definitions and Mathematical Expression
Molecular Weight Distribution (MWD) & Its Importance and Polydispersity.
Polymer Properties Approach and the Concept of Chemical Structure of Polymers.
Polymer Testing/ Characterization Density, Bulk Density, UTM, Stress-strain Curves (Types)
Definition for Tensile Modulus, Impact Strength
Thermal Methods-DSC and TGA (Basics), the Melt Viscosity (MFI)
Chemistry, Properties and Uses of Some Polymers Types of Polyethylene (LDPE & HDPE), Nylons, PP, PS, PAN, PMMA, PET, PC, NR, SBR, Epoxies.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Architecture

The VTU ULRAT 2023 syllabus for Ph.D and M.Sc in Architecture is as given below.

VTU ULRAT 2023 Syllabus for Ph.D & M.Sc in Architecture
Topics Contents
City Planning Historical Development of City Planning
Principles of City Planning, New Towns, Survey Methods
Site Planning and Planning Regulations and Building By-Laws.
Housing Concept of Shelter
Housing Design and Policies
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 Color, Sense of Place and Space
The Division of Space, Focal Point Vista, Visual Survey.
History of Architecture: Indian - Indus Valley, Vedic, Buddhist, Indo-Aryan, Dravidian and Mughal Periods
European - Egyptian, Greek, Roman, Medieval, and Renaissance Periods.
Development of Contemporary Architecture Development and Impact on Society Since Industrial Revolution
Influence of Modern Art on Architecture
Works of National and International Architects
Post-Modernism in Architecture.
Planning Theory Planning Process
Comprehet1sivc Planning
Land Use and Density in Residential and Non-residential Areas
Central Place Theory
Rank-size Rule
Settlement Pattern
Land Utilization, and District Level Planning.
Techniques of Planning Application of Remote Sensing Techniques in Urban and Regional Planning
Planning Surveys, Methods of Preparation of Urban and Regional Development Plans.
Structure Plans, Strategy Plans etc. and Site Planning Principles and Design.
Introduction to Research Science and Common Sense.
Four Methods of Knowing, Science and its Functions.
Scientific Explanation and Theory, Scientific Research- a Definition.
Problems and Hypotheses, Problem Values and Definitions.
Generality and Specific Problems and Hypotheses.



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