# GATE 2020 Syllabus PDF Download | Gate 2020 Syllabus for All Branches

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## Gate 2020 Exam Syllabus

GATE Syllabus 2020 released by IIT Delhi. Moreover, All the Students who want to pursue Post Graduation after the Graduation are waiting for the GATE 2020. Also, The Online Registration will start from 3rd September 2019. Now, Students are searching for the Gate Syllabus. For the Comfort of Students, We are providing the GATE Syllabus 2020. In the GATE Exam Pattern, There are 3 sections included. They are General Aptitude, Engineering Mathematics and specific subject of the paper are covered in this exam. Moreover, General Aptitude is the compulsory section in the Exam Pattern. Also, We are providing the Gate 2020 Syllabus according to the branches. So, Students can easily download the syllabus. First, Students have a look below. ### Gate 2020 Syllabus for General Aptitude

1. Verbal Ability
• English Grammar
• Sentence Completion
• Verbal Analogies
• Word Groups
• Instructions
• Critical Reasoning
• Verbal Deduction
1. Numerical Ability – Actually, This section consists of questions testing the basic mathematical skills of candidates.
• Numerical Estimation, Reasoning, Computation
• Data Interpretation

### GATE Syllabus for Engineering Mathematics

In Fact, Engineering Mathematics holds a 15% weighage in GATE. This tests the candidate’s skills in mathematical methods and techniques. Also, The sub-topics of engineering mathematics for various papers are provided below:

Branch-Wise Topics included in Engineering Mathematics
Aerospace Engineering (AE) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations
Agricultural Engineering (AG) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations, Vector Calculus, Probability, and Statistics, Numerical Methods
Biotechnology (BT) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations, Probability, and Statistics, Numerical Methods
Civil Engineering (CE) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Ordinary Differential Equations (ODE), Partial Differential Equations (PDE), Probability and Statistics, Numerical Methods
Chemical Engineering (CH) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations, Probability and Statistics, Numerical Methods, Complex Variables
Computer Science and Information Technology (CS) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Probability, and Statistics, Discrete Mathematics
Electronics and Communication (EC) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations, Probability and Statistics, Numerical Methods, Vector Analysis, Complex Analysis
Electrical Engineering (EE) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations, Probability and Statistics, Numerical Methods, Complex Variables, Transform Theory
Instrumentation Engineering (IN) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations, Probability and Statistics, Numerical Methods, Analysis of Complex Variables
Mechanical Engineering (ME) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations, Probability and Statistics, Numerical Methods, Complex Variables
Metallurgical Engineering (MT) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations, Vector Calculus, Probability, and Statistics, Numerical Methods
Mining Engineering (MN) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations, Vector Calculus, Probability, and Statistics, Numerical Methods
Petroleum Engineering (PE) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations, Probability and Statistics, Numerical Methods, Complex Variables
Production and Industrial Engineering (PI) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations, Probability and Statistics, Numerical Methods, Complex Variables
Textile Engineering and Fiber Science (TF) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations, Probability and Statistics, Numerical Methods, Complex Variables
Engineering Sciences (XE) Linear Algebra, Calculus, Ordinary Differential Equations (ODE), Partial Differential Equations (PDE), Probability and Statistics, Numerical Methods, Vector Calculus, Complex Variables

### Gate 2020 Syllabus for Mechanical Engineering

Manufacturing Thermal Sciences
• Orthogonal Cutting
• Tool Life Equation Problems
• Casting Types and Design
• Resistance Welding
• Problems in Welding
• 1st and 2nd Law Problems
• Steam Turbines
• Laws of TD and Properties
• Problems of Diesel
• Otto
• Dual Cycle
• Detonation and Knocking
• Turbo Machinery
Fluid Mechanics Heat Transfer
• Velocity Potential
• Flow-through Pipes
• Boundary-Layer Theory
• Buoyancy
• Surface Tension
• Capillary
• Applications of Bernoulli equation
• Centrifugal pumps
• Specific speeds of the turbine and pumps
• Numbers in convection like Pr No, Gr No, Re No, etc.
• Problems on conduction
• Critical thickness
• Problems in Heat exchangers like NTU
Theory of Machines and Vibration
• Planetary gear train
• Gears LOC, POC
• Shafts Problems
• Governors & Fly Wheel
• Pairs & its applications
• Inversions of Single & double slider crank

### Syllabus for Computer Science Engineering (CSE)

Programming and Data Structures Algorithms
• Recursive Programs
• Trees and Graphs
• Trees
• Stacks
• Queues Trees
• Recursive Functions
• Pointers
• Algorithm Analysis
• Heap Trees
• Sorting and Graph Algorithm
• Searching and Sorting Algorithm
• Dynamic Programming Algorithm
• Divide and Conquer
• Greedy Algorithm
Operating Systems Digital Logic
• CPU Scheduling Algorithms
• Paging
• Semaphores
• Page Replacement Algorithm
• Disk Scheduling Algorithm
• Page Replacement
• Segmentation
• Combinational Circuits: Multiplexer, Decoder, and De-Multiplexer
• Combinational Circuits
• Minimization Circuits
• Sequential Circuits
• Minimization and Counters
• Number System
• Fixed and Floating-Point Registers
Computer Organization & Architecture Databases
• Pipelining
• Cache Organization
• Machine Cycles
• I/O Data Transfer
• Relational Algebra
• Relational Algebra
• Normalization
• SQL/ SQL Queries
• Tuple Calculus
• Transactions
• Serializability
Computer Network Theory of Computation
• Routing Algorithms
• TCP and UDP
• Application Protocols
• Ethernet
• Congestion Control
• Encryption and Decryption Algorithms
• DFA
• CFL and DCFL
• Regular Languages
• Regular Expressions
• Undecidability
• Closure Properties
• Formal Grammars
• CNF

### Syllabus for Civil Engineering (CE)

Structural Engineering Geotechnical Engineering
• Solid Mechanics
• Steel Structures
• Structural Analysis
• Soil Mechanics
• Foundation Engineering
Water Resources Engineering Environmental Engineering
• Hydrology
• Fluid Mechanics
• Hydraulics
• Irrigation
• Water and wastewater disposal
• Air Pollution
• Noise Pollution
• Municipal Solid Waste
Transportation Engineering Geomatics Engineering
• Transportation Infrastructure
• Highway Pavements
• Traffic Engineering
• Surveying
• Basics of Geographical Information System (GIS)
• Geographical Positioning System (GPS)

### Syllabus for Electrical Engineering (EE)

Electric Circuits

Electromagnetic Fields

• Network graph
• KCL, KVL, Node and Mesh analysis
• Thevenin’s theorem, Norton’s theorem
• Three-phase circuits
• Electric Field Intensity, Electric Flux Density, Gauss’s Law,
• Electric field & potential due to a point, line, plane & spherical charge distributions
• Biot-Savart’s law, Ampere’s law
• Self and Mutual inductance of simple configurations

Signals and Systems

Electrical Machines

• Representation of continuous and discrete-time signals.
• Linear Time-Invariant and Causal systems, Sampling theorem.
• Applications of Fourier Transform, Laplace Transform, and z-Transform
• Single-phase transformer,
• Three-phase transformers,
• Auto-transformer, DC machines, Three-phase induction motors, Operating principle of single-phase induction motors, Synchronous machines
• Types of losses and efficiency calculations of electric machines.

Power Systems

Control Systems

• Power generation concepts
• Electric field distribution and insulators
• Gauss-Seidel and Newton-Raphson load flow methods
• Voltage and Frequency control, Power factor correction
• Symmetrical components, Symmetrical and unsymmetrical fault analysis,
• Circuit breakers, System stability concepts
• Mathematical modeling and representation of systems
• Feedback principle, transfer function, Block diagrams, and Signal flow graphs
• Transient and Steady-state analysis of linear time-invariant systems
• Routh-Hurwitz and Nyquist criteria, Bode plots.
• P, PI and PID controllers; State space model, State transition matrix.

Electrical and Electronic Measurements

Analog and Digital Electronics

• Bridges and Potentiometers
• Measurement of voltage, current, power, energy and power factor
• Instrument transformers, Digital voltmeters, and multimeters
• Phase, Time and Frequency measurement; Oscilloscopes
• Characteristics of diodes, BJT, MOSFET
• Oscillators and Feedback amplifiers
• Operational amplifiers
• 8085Microprocessor

Power Electronics

• Characteristics of semiconductor power devices: Diode, Thyristor, Triac, GTO, MOSFET, IGBT;
• DC to DC conversion: Buck, Boost and Buck-Boost converters;
• Single and three-phase configurations of uncontrolled rectifiers, Line commutated thyristor-based converters, Bidirectional ac to dc voltage source converters,
• Issues of line current harmonics, Power factor, Distortion factor of ac to dc converters,
• Single-phase and three-phase inverters, Sinusoidal pulse width modulation.

### Syllabus for Statistics (ST)

 Calculus Linear Algebra Finite Countable & Uncountable sets Archimedean Mean value theorems Riemann Integration Finite-dimensional vector spaces Systems of Linear equations Minimal Polynomial Cayley Hamilton Skew-symmetric Probability Stochastic Processes Classical, relative frequency & axiomatic definitions of probability Bayes’ theorem Independent events Random variables & probability distributions Moments & moment generating functions Markov chains with finite & countable state space Classification of states Limiting behavior of n-step transition probabilities Stationery distribution Poisson & birth-and-death processes Inference Regression Analysis Unbiasedness Consistency Sufficiency Completeness Uniformly minimum variance unbiased estimation Simple & Multiple linear regression Polynomial regression Estimation Confidence intervals & testing for regression coefficients Partial & Multiple correlation coefficient Multivariate Analysis Design of Experiments Basic properties of multivariate normal distribution Multinomial distribution Wishart distribution Hotelling’s T2 & related tests Clustering One and two-way ANOVA CRD RBD LSD Factorial experiments

### Syllabus for Architecture and Planning (AR)

City Planning Housing
• Evolution of Cities
• Sustainable Development
• Eco City Concept
• Planning Regulations
• Housing Typology
• Finance and Management
• Housing Programs in India
• Housing Policies
• Site Planning Principles
Landscape Design Computer-Aided Design
• Landscape design and Material Used
• Methodology and Styles
• Environmental Concerns
• Application of Computers
• Graphics
• Languages (C, Visual Basic, AutoCAD, 3D-Studio)
Visual and Urban Design Development of Contemporary Architecture
• Knowledge of Design
• Material Used
• Styles Followed
• Images and Pattern
• Influence in Society
• Impact of New Development
• Post Modernism

Here, We are providing the Gate Syllabus 2020 for all the branches. So, Students can download the Syllabus according to the Branch-Wise. By clicking the below links, The Syllabus will be downloaded in the PDF Format. So, Students download here.

Aerospace Engineering (AE)

Agricultural Engineering (AG)

Architecture and Planning (AR)

Atmospheric and Ocean Sciences (XE-H)

Biochemistry (XL-Q)

Bio-Medical Engineering (BM)

Bio-Technology (BT)

Botany (XL-R)

Chemical Engineering (CH)

Chemistry (CY)

Chemistry (XL-P)

Civil Engineering (CE)

Computer Science and Information Technology (CS)

Ecology and Evolution (EY)

Electrical Engineering (EE)

Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC)

Engineering Mathematics (XE-A)

Fluid Mechanics (XE-B)

Food Technology (XE-G)

Geology and Geophysics (GG)

Instrumentation Engineering (IN)

Material Science (XE-C)

Mathematics (MA)

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

Metallurgical Engineering (MT)

Micro Biology (XL-S)

Mining Engineering (MN)

Petroleum Engineering (PE)

Physics (PH)

Polymer Science and Engineering (XE-F)

Production and Industrial Engineering (PI)

Solid Mechanics (XE-D)

Statistics (ST)

Textile Engineering and Fibre Science (TF)

Themodynamics (XE-E)

Food Technology (XL-U)

Zoology (XL-T)

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