GATE 2019 Syllabus for Civil Engineering

GATE Syllabus for Civil EngineeringGATE 2019 Syllabus for Civil Engineering - IIT Madras has released GATE syllabus 2019 for civil engineering for all eligible aspirants. Candidates appearing for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering can refer civil engineering syllabus for GATE 2019 for its preparation. The syllabus of civil engineering for GATE 2019 is listed on this page in detail. Along the syllabus, candidates can also check the books which they can refer to prepare for GATE in a better way. The GATE 2019 syllabus for civil engineering listed here carries the topics and sub-topics that need to be studied to score good marks in the entrance exam. Candidates must be aware that two sections- Engineering Mathematics and General Aptitude are mandatory for the civil engineering paper of GATE 2019. IIT Madras will be conducting GATE 2019 on February 2&3 and 9&10. Candidates who are willing to appear for the entrance exam can check the civil engineering syllabus of GATE 2019 below in the article.

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GATE 2019 Syllabus for Civil Engineering

 

The GATE syllabus for Civil Engineering is divided into seven sections and each section consists of certain sub-topics. Apart from this General Aptitude and Engineering Mathematics are mandatory section which the candidates need to study and answer.  Mentioned below is the GATE 2019 Civil Engineering syllabus for candidates reference:

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Civil Engineering Syllabus for GATE 2019

S. No

Subjects

Topics

1

General Aptitude (Mandatory)

Verbal Ability Syllabus

  • English Grammar

  • Sentence Completion

  • Verbal Analogies

  • Word Groups Instructions

  • Critical Reasoning And Verbal Deduction, etc.

Numerical Ability

  • Numerical Computation

  • Numerical Estimation

  • Numerical Reasoning And Data Interpretation, etc.

2

Engineering Mathematics (Mandatory)

  • Linear Algebra

  • Calculus

  • Ordinary Differential Equation (ODE)

  • Partial Differential Equation (PDE)

  • Probability and Statistics

  • Numerical Methods.

3

Structural Engineering

  • Solid Mechanics

  • Construction Materials and Management

  • Engineering Mechanics

  • Structural Analysis

  • Steel Structures

  • Concrete Structures

4

Environmental engineering

  • Air pollution

  • Noise Pollution

  • Municipal Solid Wastes

  • Water and Waste Water

5

Transportation Engineering

  • Traffic Engineering

  • Transportation Infrastructure

  • Highway Pavements

6

Geo-technical Engineering

  • Foundation Engineering

  • Soil Mechanics

7

Water Resources Engineering

  • Hydrology

  • Hydraulics

  • Fluid Mechanics

  • Irrigation

8

Geomatics Engineering

 

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Mentioned below is the list of books that candidates can refer to prepare for GATE 2019 exam for Civil Engineering.

 

Books to Refer for GATE 2019 Syllabus for Civil Engineering

S.No

Name of the Book

Author

1.

Prestressed Concrete

Krishna Raju

2.

Railway Engineering

Subhash And Satyapal

3.

RCC Design

Krishna Raju, PC Verghese

4.

Reinforced Concrete

Ashok K Jain

5.

Soil Mechanics

Gopal Ranjan & Rao, Venkat Ramaiha,S. K. Garg, B.C. Punamia, V N S Murthy

6.

Steel Design

Kazimi Zindal to improve concepts; for numerals L.S. Negi  and for other topics - S.K. Duggal

7.

Strength of Materials/Mechanics of Structure

Gare & Timoshenko, E. Popove, L. Singer,

B.C. Punamia, Rammamrutham

8.

Theory of Structure

CK Wang, S. Rammamrutham, L.S. Negi & Jangit

9.

Irrigation Engineering

S K Garg

10

Structural Analysis

R.C. Hibbeler

11.

Hydrology

K. Subramanya

12.

Water Resources

S K Garg

13.

Transportation

Justo Khanna

GATE 2019 Exam Pattern

Candidates while preparing entrance exam must be aware of GATE exam Pattern. Knowing exam pattern helps to prepare for the subject more efficiently. GATE 2019 exam pattern of Civil Engineering. The GATE 2019 exam will be conducted in online mode. According to the exam pattern of GATE 2019, the question paper will have multiple choice questions (MCQ) along with the Numerical Answer Type (NAT). In case of MCQ, negative marking will be done if question is answered incorrectly. For NAT and answered questions, no negative marking will be done.

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