**(For both Objective and Conventional Type Papers)**

**Civil Engineering:**
Building Materials : Physical and Chemical properties,
Classification, Standard Tests,

Uses and manufacture/quarrying of materials e.g. building stones, silicate based materials, Cement (Portland), Asbestos products, Timber and Wood based Products, Laminates, bituminous materials, Paints, Varnishes.

Uses and manufacture/quarrying of materials e.g. building stones, silicate based materials, Cement (Portland), Asbestos products, Timber and Wood based Products, Laminates, bituminous materials, Paints, Varnishes.

Estimating, Costing and Valuation : Estimate,
Glossary of technical terms, Analysis of

rates, Methods and unit of measurement, Items of work - Earthwork, Brick work (Modular & Traditional bricks), RCC work, Shuttering, Timber work, Painting, Flooring, Plastering. Boundary wall, Brick building, Water Tank, Septic tank, Bar bending schedule. Centre line method, Mid-section formula, Trapezodial formula, Simpson's rule. Cost estimate of Septic tank, flexible pavements, Tube well, isolated and combined footings, Steel Truss, Piles and pile-caps. Valuation - Value and cost, scrap value, salvage value, assessed value, sinking fund, depreciation and obsolescence, methods of valuation.

rates, Methods and unit of measurement, Items of work - Earthwork, Brick work (Modular & Traditional bricks), RCC work, Shuttering, Timber work, Painting, Flooring, Plastering. Boundary wall, Brick building, Water Tank, Septic tank, Bar bending schedule. Centre line method, Mid-section formula, Trapezodial formula, Simpson's rule. Cost estimate of Septic tank, flexible pavements, Tube well, isolated and combined footings, Steel Truss, Piles and pile-caps. Valuation - Value and cost, scrap value, salvage value, assessed value, sinking fund, depreciation and obsolescence, methods of valuation.

Surveying: Principles of surveying, measurement of
distance, chain surveying, working of prismatic
compass, compass traversing, bearings, local attraction, plane table surveying, theodolite
traversing, adjustment of theodolite, Levelling, Definition of terms used in levelling, contouring,
curvature and refraction corrections, temporary and permanent adjustments of dumpy
level, methods of contouring, uses of contour map, tachometric survey, curve
setting, earth work calculation, advanced surveying equipment.

Soil Mechanics: Origin
of soil, phase diagram, Definitions- void ratio, porosity, degree of saturation,
water content, specific gravity of soil grains, unit weights, density index and interrelationship
of different parameters, Grain size distribution curves and their uses. Index properties
of soils, Atterberg's limits, ISI soil classification and plasticity chart.
Permeability of soil,
coefficient of permeability, determination of coefficient of permeability,
Unconfined and confined
aquifers, effective stress, quick sand, consolidation of soils,
Principles of consolidation,
degree of consolidation, pre-consolidation pressure, normally consolidated soil,
e-log p curve, computation of ultimate settlement. Shear strength of soils,
direct shear test,
Vane shear test, Triaxial test. Soil compaction,
Laboratory compaction test, Maximum dry
density and optimum moisture content, earth pressure theories, active and
passive earth pressures,
Bearing capacity of soils, plate load test, standard penetration test.

Hydraulics: Fluid properties, hydrostatics,
measurements of flow, Bernoulli's theorem and its
application, flow through pipes, flow in open channels, weirs, flumes,
spillways, pumps and
turbines.

Irrigation Engineering : Definition, Necessity, Benefits, III
effects of irrigation, types and methods
of irrigation. Hydrology - Measurement of rainfall, run off coefficient, rain
gauge, losses from precipitation - evaporation, infiltration, etc. Water
requirement of crops, duty, delta
and base period, Kharif and Rabi Crops, Command area, Time factor, Crop ratio, Overlap
allowance, Irrigation efficiencies. Different type of canals, types of canal
irrigation, loss of water in canals. Canal lining - types and advantages. Shallow
and deep to wells, yield
from a well. Weir and barrage, Failure of weirs and permeable
foundation, Slit and Scour,
Kennedy's theory of critical velocity. Lacey's theory of uniform flow.
Definition of flood, causes and effects, methods of
flood control, water logging, preventive measures. Land
reclamation, Characteristics of affecting fertility of soils, purposes,
methods, description of
land and reclamation processes. Major irrigation projects in India.

Transportation Engineering : Highway
Engineering - cross sectional elements, geometric design,
types of pavements, pavement materials - aggregates and bitumen, different
tests, Design of flexible and rigid pavements - Water Bound Macadam (WBM) and
Wet Mix Macadam (WMM), Gravel Road, Bituminous construction, Rigid
pavement joint, pavement maintenance,
Highway drainage. Railway Engineering - Components of permanent way - sleepers,
ballast, fixtures and fastening, track geometry, points and crossings, track
junction, stations and yards. Traffic Engineering - Different
traffic survey, speed-flow-density and their
interrelationships, intersections and interchanges, traffic signals, traffic
operation, traffic signs
and markings, road safety.

Environmental Engineering: Quality
of water, source of water supply, purification of water, distribution
of water, need of sanitation, sewerage systems, circular sewer, oval sewer, sewer
appurtenances, sewage treatments. Surface water drainage. Solid waste management
- types, effects, engineered management system. Air pollution -
pollutants, causes,
effects, control. Noise pollution - causes, health effects, control.

**Structural Engineering**

Theory of structures: Elasticity constants, types of beams -
determinate and

indeterminate, bending moment and shear force diagrams of simply supported, cantilever and over hanging beams. Moment of area and moment of inertia for rectangular & circular sections, bending moment and shear stress for tee, channel and compound sections, chimneys, dams and retaining walls, eccentric loads, slope deflection of simply supported and cantilever beams, critical load and columns, Torsion of circular section.

indeterminate, bending moment and shear force diagrams of simply supported, cantilever and over hanging beams. Moment of area and moment of inertia for rectangular & circular sections, bending moment and shear stress for tee, channel and compound sections, chimneys, dams and retaining walls, eccentric loads, slope deflection of simply supported and cantilever beams, critical load and columns, Torsion of circular section.

Concrete Technology: Properties, Advantages and uses of
concrete, cement aggregates, importance
of water quality, water cement ratio, workability, mix design, storage,
batching, mixing, placement, compaction, finishing and curing of concrete,
quality control of concrete, hot
weather and cold weather concreting, repair and maintenance of concrete structures.

RCC Design: RCC beams-flexural strength, shear
strength, bond strength, design of singly reinforced
and doubly reinforced beams, cantilever beams. T-beams, lintels. One way and two
way slabs, isolated footings. Reinforced brick works, columns,
staircases, retaining walls,
water tanks (RCC design questions may be based on both Limit State and Working Stress
methods).

Steel Design: Steel design and construction of steel
columns, beams roof trusses plate girders.

**Electrical Engineering**

Basic concepts : Concepts of resistance, inductance,
capacitance, and various factors

affecting them. Concepts of current, voltage, power, energy and their
units.

Circuit law : Kirchhoff's law, Simple Circuit solution
using network theorems.

Magnetic Circuit : Concepts
of flux, mmf, reluctance, Different kinds of magnetic materials, Magnetic
calculations for conductors of different configuration e.g. straight, circular, solenoidal,
etc. Electromagnetic induction, self and mutual induction.

AC Fundamentals : Instantaneous,
peak, R.M.S. and average values of alternating waves, Representation
of sinusoidal wave form, simple series and parallel AC Circuits consisting of R.L.
and C, Resonance, Tank Circuit. Poly Phase system - star and delta connection, 3 phase
power, DC and sinusoidal response of R-Land R-C circuit.

Measurement and measuring instruments : Measurement
of power (1 phase and 3

phase, both active and re-active) and energy, 2 wattmeter method of 3 phase power

measurement. Measurement of frequency and phase angle. Ammeter and Voltmeter (both moving coil and moving iron type), Extension of range, Wattmeter, Multimeters, Megger, Energy meter AC Bridges. Use of CRO, Signal Generator, CT, PT and their uses. Earth Fault detection.

phase, both active and re-active) and energy, 2 wattmeter method of 3 phase power

measurement. Measurement of frequency and phase angle. Ammeter and Voltmeter (both moving coil and moving iron type), Extension of range, Wattmeter, Multimeters, Megger, Energy meter AC Bridges. Use of CRO, Signal Generator, CT, PT and their uses. Earth Fault detection.

Electrical Machines : (a) D.C. Machine - Construction, Basic
Principles of D.C. motors and generators,
their characteristics, speed control and starting of D.C. Motors. Method of braking
motor, Losses and efficiency of D.C. Machines. (b) 1 phase
and 3 phase transformers
- Construction, Principles of operation, equivalent circuit, voltage
regulation, O.C. and S.C. Tests, Losses and efficiency. Effect of voltage,
frequency and wave form on losses.
Parallel operation of 1 phase / 3 phase transformers.
Auto transformers. (c) 3 phase induction
motors, rotating magnetic field, principle of operation, equivalent circuit,
torque- speed characteristics, starting and speed control of 3 phase induction
motors. Methods of braking,
effect of voltage and frequency variation on torque speed
characteristics.

Fractional Kilowatt Motors and Single Phase Induction Motors : Characteristics
and

applications.

applications.

Synchronous Machines - Generation of 3-phase e.m.f. armature
reaction, voltage

regulation, parallel operation of two alternators, synchronizing, control of active and reactive power. Starting and applications of synchronous motors.

regulation, parallel operation of two alternators, synchronizing, control of active and reactive power. Starting and applications of synchronous motors.

Generation, Transmission and Distribution - Different
types of power stations, Load

factor, diversity factor, demand factor, cost of generation, inter-connection of power stations. Power factor improvement, various types of tariffs, types of faults, short circuit current for symmetrical faults. Switchgears - rating of circuit breakers, Principles of arc extinction by oil and air, H.R.C. Fuses, Protection against earth leakage / over current, etc. Buchholtz relay, Merz-Price system of protection of generators & transformers, protection of feeders and bus bars. Lightning arresters, various transmission and distribution system, comparison of conductor materials, efficiency of different system. Cable - Different type of cables, cable rating and derating factor.

factor, diversity factor, demand factor, cost of generation, inter-connection of power stations. Power factor improvement, various types of tariffs, types of faults, short circuit current for symmetrical faults. Switchgears - rating of circuit breakers, Principles of arc extinction by oil and air, H.R.C. Fuses, Protection against earth leakage / over current, etc. Buchholtz relay, Merz-Price system of protection of generators & transformers, protection of feeders and bus bars. Lightning arresters, various transmission and distribution system, comparison of conductor materials, efficiency of different system. Cable - Different type of cables, cable rating and derating factor.

Estimation and costing : Estimation of lighting scheme, electric
installation of machines and
relevant IE rules. Earthing practices and IE Rules.

Utilization of Electrical Energy : Illumination,
Electric heating, Electric welding,

Electroplating, Electric drives and motors.

Electroplating, Electric drives and motors.

Basic Electronics : Working of various electronic devices
e.g. P N Junction diodes,

Transistors (NPN and PNP type), BJT and JFET. Simple circuits using these devices.

Transistors (NPN and PNP type), BJT and JFET. Simple circuits using these devices.

**Mechanical Engineering**

__Theory of Machines and Machine Design__

Concept of simple machine, Four bar linkage and link motion, Flywheels
and fluctuation of energy,
Power transmission by belts - V-belts and Flat belts, Clutches - Plate and
Conical clutch, Gears - Type of gears, gear profile and gear ratio calculation,
Governors – Principles and
classification, Riveted joint, Cams, Bearings, Friction in collars and pivots.

**Thermal Engineering**

Properties of Pure Substances : p-v
& P-T diagrams of pure substance like H2O,

Introduction of steam table with respect to steam generation process; definition of saturation, wet & superheated status. Definition of dryness fraction of steam, degree of superheat of steam. h-s chart of steam (Mollier's Chart).

Introduction of steam table with respect to steam generation process; definition of saturation, wet & superheated status. Definition of dryness fraction of steam, degree of superheat of steam. h-s chart of steam (Mollier's Chart).

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Thermodynamics for cyclic process, Non Flow Energy Equation, Flow Energy & Definition of Enthalpy, Conditions for Steady State Steady Flow; Steady State Steady Flow Energy Equation.

^{st}Law of Thermodynamics : Definition of stored energy & internal energy, 1^{st}Law ofThermodynamics for cyclic process, Non Flow Energy Equation, Flow Energy & Definition of Enthalpy, Conditions for Steady State Steady Flow; Steady State Steady Flow Energy Equation.

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^{nd}Law of Thermodynamics : Definition of Sink, Source Reservoir of Heat, Heat Engine, Heat Pump & Refrigerator; Thermal Efficiency of Heat Engines & co-efficient of performance of Refrigerators, Kelvin - Planck & Clausius Statements of 2^{nd}Law of Thermodynamics, Absolute or Thermodynamic Scale of temperature, Clausius Integral, Entropy, Entropy change calculation for ideal gas processes. Carnot Cycle & Carnot Efficiency, PMM-2; definition & its impossibility.
Air standard Cycles for IC engines : Otto
cycle; plot on P-V, T-S Planes; Thermal

Efficiency, Diesel Cycle; Plot on P-V, T-S planes; Thermal efficiency.

Efficiency, Diesel Cycle; Plot on P-V, T-S planes; Thermal efficiency.

IC Engine Performance, IC Engine Combustion, IC Engine Cooling &
Lubrication.

Rankine cycle of steam : Simple Rankine cycle plot on P-V, T-S, h-s planes, Rankine cycle efficiency with & without pump work.

Rankine cycle of steam : Simple Rankine cycle plot on P-V, T-S, h-s planes, Rankine cycle efficiency with & without pump work.

Boilers; Classification; Specification; Fittings & Accessories : Fire
Tube & Water Tube

Boilers.

Boilers.

Air Compressors & their cycles; Refrigeration cycles; Principle of
a Refrigeration

Plant; Nozzles & Steam Turbines

Plant; Nozzles & Steam Turbines

**Fluid Mechanics & Machinery**

Properties & Classification of Fluids : ideal
& real fluids, Newton's law of viscosity,

Newtonian and Non-Newtonian fluids, compressible and incompressible fluids.

Newtonian and Non-Newtonian fluids, compressible and incompressible fluids.

Fluid Statics : Pressure at a point.

Measurement of Fluid Pressure : Manometers,
U-tube, Inclined tube.

Fluid Kinematics : Stream line, laminar & turbulent
flow, external & internal flow,

continuity equation.

continuity equation.

Dynamics of ideal fluids : Bernoulli's
equation, Total head; Velocity head; Pressure head; Application
of Bernoulli's equitation.

Measurement of Flow rate Basic Principles : Venturimeter,
Pilot tube, Orifice meter.

Hydraulic Turbines: Classifications, Principles.

Centrifugal Pumps : Classifications, Principles, Performance.

**Production Engineering**

Classification of Steels : mild
steal & alloy steel, Heat treatment of steel, Welding – Arc Welding,
Gas Welding, Resistance Welding, Special Welding Techniques i.e. TIG, MIG, etc. (Brazing
& Soldering), Welding Defects & Testing; NDT, Foundry &
Casting - methods, defects,
different casting processes, Forging, Extrusion, etc, Metal cutting principles,
cutting tools, Basic Principles of machining with (i) Lathe (ii) Milling (iii)
Drilling (iv) Shaping (v) Grinding,
Machines, tools & manufacturing processes.

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