# GATE Engineering Sciences Syllabus 2021 and Exam Pattern

GATE Engineering Sciences Syllabus: You must aware of the latest syllabus and marking scheme to prepare for any exam. To prepare for the GATE Engineering Sciences exam, you should know the latest ECE Syllabus and marking scheme.

In the latest GATE Syllabus for Engineering Sciences, you will find the important chapters and concepts to be covered in all subjects.

Here we are providing you the complete guide on GATE Engineering Sciences Syllabus 2020 and Marking Scheme.

## GATE Engineering Sciences Syllabus 2020

You can start your exam preparation by creating a solid study plan and score a better mark in the exam with the latest Engineering Sciences Syllabus. Based on the score in GATE Engineering Sciences, you can shape your career in the proper way.

You must have Engineering Sciences books & study materials, Previous years questions paper along with the latest Engineering Sciences Syllabus to enhance your semester exam preparation.

Engineering sciences XE section comprises the following subjects/codes:

• XE-A – Engineering Mathematics
• XE-B – Fluid mechanics
• XE-C – Material Science
• XE-D – Solid mechanics
• XE-E – Thermodynamics
• XE-F – Polymer Science and Engineering
• XE-G – Food technology
• XE-H – Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences

### GATE 2021 XE-A Engineering Mathematics Syllabus (Compulsory)

Engineering Mathematics is a branch of applied mathematics concerning mathematical methods and techniques that are typically used in engineering and industry.

GATE 2021 XE-A Engineering Mathematics Syllabus covers,

• Linear Algebra
• Calculus
• Vector Calculus
• Complex variables
• Ordinary Differential Equations
• Partial Differential Equations
• Probability and Statistics
• Numerical Methods

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### GATE 2021 XE-B Fluid Mechanics Syllabus

Fluid Mechanics is a branch of physics concerned with the mechanics of fluids and the forces on them.

GATE 2021 XE-B Fluid Mechanics Syllabus covers,

• Flow and Fluid Properties
• Kinematics
• Integral analysis
• Differential Analysis
• Inviscid flows
• Dimensional analysis
• Internal flows
• Prandtl boundary layer equations

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### GATE 2021 XE-C Materials Science Syllabus

The interdisciplinary field of materials science, also commonly termed materials science and engineering, involves the discovery and design of new materials, with an emphasis on solids.

GATE 2021 XE-C Materials Science Syllabus covers,

• Structure
• Diffusion
• Metals and Alloys
• Ceramics
• Polymers
• Composites
• Advanced Materials and Tools
• Mechanical Properties
• Thermal Properties
• Electronic Properties
• Optical Properties
• Magnetic Properties

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### GATE 2021 XE-D Solid Mechanics Syllabus

Solid mechanics is the branch of continuum mechanics that studies the behavior of solid materials, especially their motion and deformation under the action of forces, temperature changes, phase changes, and other external or internal agents.

GATE 2021 XE-D Solid Mechanics Syllabus covers,

 Topics Sub Topics Solid Mechanics Equivalent force systems; free-body diagrams; equilibrium equations; analysis of determinate trusses and frames; friction; simple relative motion of particles; force as a function of position, time and speed; force acting on a body in motion; laws of motion; law of conservation of energy; law of conservation of momentum. Stresses and strains; principal stresses and strains; Mohr’s circle; generalized Hooke’s Law; thermal strain; theories of failure. Axial, shear and bending moment diagrams; axial, shear and bending stresses; deflection (for symmetric bending); torsion in circular shafts; thin cylinders; energy methods (Castigliano’s Theorems); Euler buckling. Free vibration of single degree of freedom systems.

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### GATE 2021 XE-E Thermodynamics Syllabus

Thermodynamics is a branch of physics concerned with heat and temperature and their relation to energy and work.

GATE 2021 XE-E Thermodynamics Syllabus covers,

• Basic Concepts
• First Law of Thermodynamics
• Second Law of Thermodynamics
• Properties of Pure Substances
• Thermodynamic Relations
• Thermodynamic cycles
• Ideal Gas Mixtures

### GATE 2021 XE-F Polymer Science and Engineering Syllabus

Polymer science or macromolecular science is a subfield of materials science concerned with polymers, primarily synthetic polymers such as plastics and elastomers

GATE 2021 XE-F Polymer Science and Engineering Syllabus covers,

• Chemistry of high polymers
• Polymer Characterization
• Synthesis and properties
• Polymer blends and composites
• Polymer Technology
• Polymer rheology
• Polymer processing
• Polymer testing

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### GATE 2021 XE-G Food Technology Syllabus

Food technology is a branch of food science that deals with the production processes that make foods.

GATE 2021 XE-G Food Technology Syllabus covers,

• Food Chemistry and Nutrition
• Food Microbiology
• Food Products Technology
• Food Engineering

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### GATE 2021 XE-H Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences Syllabus

The study of atmospheric and oceanic sciences includes all aspects of the atmosphere and physical oceanography, their mutual interaction, and their interaction with space and the rest of the earth system.

GATE 2021 XE-H Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences Syllabus covers,

• Atmospheric Science
• Ocean Sciences

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## GATE Engineering Sciences Engineering Exam Pattern 2021

Check the Latest GATE Engineering Sciences Engineering exam pattern and understand the type of questions and marking.

Section  Distribution of Marks Total Marks Types of questions
General Aptitude 5 questions of 1-mark each
5 questions of 2-marks each
15 marks MCQs
Section A – Engineering Mathematics (compulsory) 7 questions of 1-mark each
4 questions of 2-marks each
15 marks MCQs and NATs
Sections B to H (Any two) 9 questions of 1-mark each
13 questions of 2-marks each
35 marks MCQs and NATs

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