Online Test Series Schedule for GATE 2017
Branch: Production Engineering

Test Name Description
Chapter-wise Tests Total: 16 tests Commence from 10th June 2016 onwards
Subject-wise Tests Total: 32 tests Commence from 15th August 2016 onwards
Full Length Mock GATE Total: 6 tests Commence from 24th 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 Engineering mechanics – equivalent force systems, free body concepts, equations of equilibrium; trusses; Engineering Mechanics

Test code:GMC
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GSM- 1 Stress, strain and their relationship;
Mohr’s circle(stress), SFD & BMD, deflection of beams,
interference/shrink fit joints;
Strength of Materials

Test code:GSM
GSM- 2 Bending and shear stress, Euler’s theory of columns
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GTM- 1 Analysis of planar mechanisms, cams and followers;
governors and fly wheels
Theory of Machines &
vibrations

Test code:GTM
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GMD- 1 Failure theories, design of bolted, riveted and welded joints;
design of shafts, keys, spur gears, belt drives, brakes and clutches;
pressure vessels.
Machine Design

Test code:GMD
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GFM- 1 Fluid mechanics – fluid statics, Bernoulli’s equation,
flow through pipes, equations of continuity and momentum,
capillary action, contact angle and wetting
Fluid Mechanics

Test code:GFM
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GHT- 1 Heat transfer – basic applications of conduction, convection and radiation. Heat Transfer

Test code:GHT
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GTH- 1 Thermodynamics – zeroth, first and second law of thermodynamics, thermodynamic system and processes, calculation of work and heat for systems and control volumes; air standard cycles Thermodynamics

Test code:GTH
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 (Powder Processing, Polymers & Composites)
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GIM- 1 Inventory Control , Production Planning & Control, Scheduling &
Line balancing, Forecasting, Materials Requirement Planning
Industrial Management
Operational Research

Test code:GIM
GIM- 2 PERT & CPM, Linear Programming, Simplex method,
Transportation & Assignment, Simple Queuing models, Network flow Models
GIM- 3 Quality management, Reliability and maintenance, Product design and development,
work system design, facility design, Engineering Economy and Costing
TEST Code Topic/Chapter Subject & Code
GEM- 1 Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra, systems of linear equations, eigen values 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 differentialequations 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
PI-01 GMC– 1 22ndJune 2016
PI-02 GSM– 1 23rdJune 2016
PI-03 GSM – 2 24thJune 2016
PI-04 GFM – 1 25thJune 2016
PI-05 GTH – 1 28thJune 2016
PI-06 GMD – 1 07thJuly 2016
PI-07 GHT – 1 13stJuly 2016
PI-08 GTM – 1 19thJuly 2016
PI-09 GPI – 1 25thJuly 2016
PI-10 GPI – 2 28thJuly 2016
PI-11 GPI – 3 31stJuly 2016
PI-12 GEM-1 & GVA 02thAug 2016
PI-13 GEM-2 & GNA 05thAug 2016
PI-14 GIM – 1 09thAug 2016
PI-15 GIM – 2 12ndAug 2016
PI-16 GIM – 3 15thAug 2016

Subject-wise Grand Tests- 1 st 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
PI-17 GMC, GSM 18thAug 2016
PI-18 GTH 21stAug 2016
PI-19 GFM & GHT 27thAug 2016
PI-20 GTM & GMD 02ndSep 2016
PI-21 GPI 05thSep 2016
PI-22 GEM 07thSep 2016
PI-23 GGA 10thSep 2016
PI-24 GIM 14thSep 2016

Subject-wise Grand Tests- 2 nd Series

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

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

Test No Test Codes Date of Available
PI-25 GMC, GSM 18thSep 2016
PI-26 GTH 20stSep 2016
PI-27 GFM & GHT 24thSepg 2016
PI-28 GTM & GMD 28thSep 2016
PI-29 GPI 30thSep 2016
PI-30 GIM 02ndOct 2016
PI-31 GEM 03rdOct 2016
PI-32 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 9 th October, 2016 onwards, the detailed test schedule is as follows:

Test No Test Codes Date (Available from)
PI-33 GSM, GMC 09thOct 2016
PI-34 GFM, GHT, GTH 12thOct 2016
PI-35 GMD, GTM 15thOct 2016
PI-36 GIM 18thOct 2016
PI-37 GPI 21stOct 2016
PI-38 GEM, GGA 23rdOct 2016
Test No Test Codes Date (Available from)
PI-39 GSM, GMD 27thOct 2016
PI-40 GTM, GMC 29thOct 2016
PI-41 GTH, GHT, GFM 31thOct 2016
PI-42 GIM 02ndNov 2016
PI-43 GPI 04thNov 2016
PI-44 GEM, GGA 05thNov 2016
Test No Test Codes Date (Available from)
PI-45 GTH, GFM, GHT 08thNov 2016
PI-46 GSM, GMC, GMD, GTM 10thNov 2016
PI-47 GPI, GIM 12thNov 2016
PI-48 GEM, GGA 13thNov 2016

Production 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 (Available from)
PI-49 Mock – 1 24thNov 2016
PI-50 Mock – 2 06thDec 2016
PI-51 Mock – 3 18thDec 2016
PI-52 Mock – 4 29thDec 2016
PI-53 Mock – 5 09thJan 2017
PI-54 Mock – 6 19thJan 2017

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