Online Test Series Schedule for GATE 2017
Branch: Mechanical Engineering

Test Name Description
Chapter-wise Tests Total: 22 tests Commence from 10th June 2016 onwards
Subject-wise Grand Tests Total: 38 tests Commence from 15th August 2016 onwards
Full Length Mock GATE Total: 12 tests Commence from 23rd November 2016 onwards

Chapter-wise Tests

(Each test carries 25 marks and 45 minutes duration.Test consists of 5 one mark questions and 10 two mark questions)

Note: First letter in subject code refers to GATE exam

TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GMC-1 Free-body diagrams and equilibrium; trusses and frames;
virtual work; kinematics and dynamics of particles and of rigid bodies in plane motion; impulse and momentum (linear and angular) and energy formulations, collisions.
Engineering Mechanics
Test code: GMC
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GSM-1 Simple stresses, Thermal Stresses, complex stresses and
strains, SFD& BMD, Deflections & Slopes, Strain gauges & rosettes, Testing of hardness and impact strength
Strength of Materials
Test code: GSM
GSM-2 Theory of Simple Bending, Centroids , Moment of Inertia,
Shear Stress distribution in beams & Torsion,
Thin cylinder & Strain Energy, , Columns & struts
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GTM-1 Analysis of planar mechanisms,
Dynamic analysis of slider-crank mechanism,
Fly wheels, Vibrations
Theory of Machines &
vibrations
Test code: GTM
GTM-2 Gears & Gear Trains, Cams, Governors, Balancing of reciprocating and rotating masses, Gyroscope.
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GMD-1 Design for Static Loading, Failure Theories & Variable
Loading, Riveted, Bolted & Welded Joints
Machine Design
Test code: GMD
GMD-2 Shafts, Sliding and Rolling Contact Bearings,
Clutches and Brakes Gears & springs.
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GFM-1 Properties of Fluids, Fluid Statics,
(Manometry, Buoyancy ,Forces on submerged bodies Fluid Kinematics)
(Control volume analysis of mass & fluid acceleration Fluid Dynamics)
(Control volume analysis of momentum & energy,differential equations of continuity and momentum,
Bernoulli’s equation)
Fluid Mechanics
Test code:GFM
GFM-2 Laminar Flow, Turbulent Flow &
Boundary Layer, Flow through pipes, Head losses in pipes, bends etc.
Dimensional analysis.
GFM-3 Hydraulic Machines:
(Turbomachinery,Pelton-wheel, Francis and Kaplan turbines-impulse and reaction principles, velocity diagrams.)
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GHT-1 Conduction, Fins & Convection Heat Transfer
Test code:GHT
GHT-2 THC, Radiation & Heat Exchangers
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GTH-1 Basic Concepts, Zeroth Law, Work & Heat, First Law of Thermodynamics Thermodynamics
Test code:GTH
GHT-2 Second Law of Thermodynamics,Entropy & Availability, Properties of Pure Substances
GHT-3 Air and gas compressors; vapour and gas power cycles, concepts of regeneration and reheat. I.C. Engines: Air-standard Otto, Diesel and dual cycles. Refrigeration and air-conditioning: Vapour and gas refrigeration and heat pump cycles; properties of moist air, psychrometric chart, basic psychrometric processes.
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GPI-1 Metal Casting, Welding
Metal Forming & Sheet Metal Operations
Production
Test code:GPI
GPI-2 Metal Cutting, Machining, Jigs & Fixtures
GPI-3 Metrology and Inspection
CNC M/C, NTM,
CIM & Engineering Materials
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GIM- 1 Inventory Control , Production Planning & Control,
Scheduling & Sequencing, Line balancing, Forecasting,
Materials Requirement Planning.
Industrial Management &
Operational Research

Test code:GIM
GIM- 2 PERT & CPM, Linear Programming, Simplex
Transportation & Assignment,
Simple Queuing models, Network flow Models
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GEM- 1 Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra, systems of linear equations, eigenvalues and eigenvectors.
Calculus: Functions of single variable, limit, continuity and differentiability, mean value theorems, indeterminate forms; evaluation of definite and improper integrals; double and triple integrals; partial derivatives, total derivative, Taylor series (in one and two variables), maxima and minima, Fourier series;
gradient, divergence and curl, vector identities, directional derivatives, line, surface and volume integrals, applications of Gauss, Stokes and Green’s theorems.
Differential equations: First order equations (linear and nonlinear); higher order linear differential equations with
constant coefficients; Euler-Cauchy equation; initial and boundary value problems; Laplace transforms; solutions of heat, wave and Laplace’s equations.
Engineering Mathematics

Test code:GEM
GEM- 2 Complex variables: Analytic functions; Cauchy-Riemann equations; Cauchy’s integral theorem and integral formula;
Taylor and Laurent series.
Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability, sampling theorems, conditional probability; mean, median, mode and standard deviation; random variables, binomial, Poisson and normal distributions.
Numerical Methods: Numerical solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations; integration by trapezoidal and Simpson’s rules; single and multi-step methods for differential equations.
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GVA English grammar, sentence completion, verbal analogies, word groups, instructions, critical reasoning and verbal deduction General Aptitude

Test code:GGA
GNA Numerical computation, numerical estimation, numerical reasoning and data interpretation.

Chapter-wise Tests

(Each test carries 25 marks and 45 minutes duration.)

(Test consists of 5 one mark questions and 10 two mark questions)

Test No Test codes Date of Available
ME-01 GMC – 1 10thJune 2016
ME-02 GSM – 1 13thJune 2016
ME-03 GSM – 2 16thJune 2016
ME-04 GFM – 1 19thJune 2016
ME-05 GFM – 2 22ndJune 2016
ME-06 GFM – 3 25thJune 2016
ME-07 GTH – 1 28thJune 2016
ME-08 GTH – 2 01stJuly 2016
ME-09 GTH – 3 04thJuly 2016
ME-10 GMD – 1 07thJuly 2016
ME-11 GMD – 2 10thJuly 2016
ME-12 GHT – 1 13thJuly 2016
ME-13 GHT – 2 16thJuly 2016
ME-14 GTM – 1 19stJuly 2016
ME-15 GTM – 2 22ndJuly 2016
ME-16 GPI – 1 25thJuly 2016
ME-17 GPI – 2 28thJuly 2016
ME-18 GPI – 3 31stJuly 2016
ME-19 GEM – 1 & GVA 02ndAug 2016
ME-20 GEM – 2 & GNA 05thAug 2016
ME-21 GIM – 1 09thAug 2016
ME-22 GIM – 2 12thAug 2016

Subject-wise Grand Tests- 1st Series

(Each test carries 50 marks and 90 minutes duration.Test consists of 10 one mark questions and 20 two mark questions)

Commences from 15th August, 2016 onwards, the detailed test schedule is as follows:

Test No Test Codes Date of Available
ME-23 GMC 15thAug 2016
ME-24 GSM 18thAug 2016
ME-25 GTH 21stAug 2016
ME-26 GFM 24thAug 2016
ME-27 GHT 27thAug 2016
ME-28 GTM 30thAug 2016
ME-29 GMD 02ndSep 2016
ME-30 GPI 05thSep 2016
ME-31 GEM 07thSep 2016
ME-32 GGA 10thSep 2016
ME-33 GIM 14thSep 2016

Subject-wise Grand Tests- 2nd Series

(Each test carries 50 marks and 90 minutes duration.Test consists of 10 one mark questions and 20 two mark questions)

Commences from 16th September, 2016 onwards, the detailed test schedule is as follows:

Test No Test Codes Date of Available
ME-34 GMC 16thSep 2016
ME-35 GSM 18thSep 2016
ME-36 GTH 20thSep 2016
ME-37 GFM 22ndSep 2016
ME-38 GHT 24thSep 2016
ME-39 GTM 26thSep 2016
ME-40 GMD 28thSep 2016
ME-41 GPI 30thSep 2016
ME-42 GIM 02ndOct 2016
ME-43 GEM 03rdOct 2016
ME-44 GGA 05thOct 2016

Subject-wise Grand Tests – 3rd Series

(Each test carries 50 marks and 90 minutes duration.Test consists of 10 one mark questions and 20 two mark questions)

Commences from 9th October, 2016 onwards, the detailed test schedule is as follows:

Test No Test Codes Date of Available
ME-45 GSM ,GMC 09thOct 2016
ME-46 GFM ,GHT 12thOct 2016
ME-47 GTH 15thOct 2016
ME-48 GMD ,GTM 18thOct 2016
ME-49 GPI ,GIM 21stOct 2016
ME-50 GEM ,GGA 23rdOct 2016
Test No Test Codes Date of Available
ME-51 GSM ,GMD 27thOct 2016
ME-52 GTM ,GMC 29thOct 2016
ME-53 GTH 31stOct 2016
ME-54 GHT, GFM 02ndNov 2016
ME-55 GPI ,GIM 04thNov 2016
ME-56 GEM , GGA 05thNov 2016
Test No Test Codes Date of Available
ME-57 GTH ,GFM ,GHT 08thNov 2016
ME-58 GSM ,GMC, GMD 10thNov 2016
ME-59 GTM ,GPI ,GIM 12thNov 2016
ME-60 GEM ,GGA 13thNov 2016

Mechanical Engineering

Full Length Mock GATE (Tentative Schedule)

(Each test carries 100 marks and 3 hours duration As per GATE Pattern)

Test No Test Codes Date of Available
ME -61 Mock – 1 23rdNov 2016
ME -62 Mock – 2 29thNov 2016
ME -63 Mock – 3 05thDec 2016
ME-64 Mock – 4 11thDec 2016
ME -65 Mock – 5 17thDec 2016
ME -66 Mock – 6 23rdDec 2016
ME-67 Mock – 7 28thDec 2016
ME-68 Mock – 8 03rdJan 2017
ME-69 Mock – 9 08thJan 2017
ME-70 Mock – 10 13thJan 2017
ME-71 Mock – 11 18thJan 2017
ME-72 Mock – 12 23thJan 2017

NOTE: The Dates of MOCK GATE Exams may Change according to the GATE – 2017 Exam schedule.