GATE 2019 Syllabus for Civil Engineering
Samiksha Jain, 10 Feb 2019, #GATE

GATE 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 from civil engineering can refer the syllabus for their preparation. The syllabus of civil engineering for GATE 2019 is listed on this page in detail. Along with 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 conducted GATE 2019 on February 2, 3, 9 and 10. The GATE civil engineering paper was held on February 12, in two sessions, session 7 between 09:30 to 12:30 and session 8 during 14:30 to 17:30. Candidates can check the civil engineering syllabus of GATE 2019 below in the article.
Latest: GATE 2019 examination examination is now over

Admissions Open Now
Manav Rachna International Institute of Research and Studies
Admissions 2018 Open at MRIIRS | Best education Brands'17
Apply
Manipal Academy of Higher Education
Admissions 2019 OPEN | MAHE #1 Private university in India QS world Ranking
Apply

GATE 2019 Syllabus for Civil Engineering

GATE College Predictor with PSU Chances

Know your 2019 admission chances in Colleges/PSUs with this Score

Use Now

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 a mandatory section which the candidates need to study and answer.  Mentioned below is the GATE 2019 Civil Engineering syllabus for candidates reference:

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

 

To download the detailed syllabus of GATE 2019 civil engineering- Click here.

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 the entrance exam had to be aware of GATE exam Pattern. Knowing the exam pattern helps to prepare for the subject more efficiently. GATE 2019 exam pattern of Civil Engineering. The GATE 2019 exam was 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 the case of MCQ, negative marking will be done if the question is answered incorrectly. For NAT and answered questions, no negative marking will be done.

Admissions Open Now

Manav Rachna International Ins..
Apply
Manav Rachna Admissions 2019
Apply
Dayananda Sagar University
Apply
GITAM GAT 2019
Apply
Manipal Academy of Higher Educ..
Apply
VITMEE
Apply
Banasthali Vidyapith, Banastha..
Apply
View All Application Forms

More like GATE

Questions related to GATE

Sir, I have got 80 marks in gate 2019 EE, Expected rank is around 680, Is there any chance to get calls from psus

1 Hour ago

Hello, Grant Medical Colleges (GMC) Mumbai and JJ Group of Hospitals admit candidates in MBBS course based on NEET Scores. The institute is amongst...

what are important chapters to prepare for gate of mechanical engineering branch?

2 Hours ago

Hi manohar,Please visit the link below to know the important chapters,topics and books for gate preparation.https://engineering.careers360.com/arti...

What is gate Don't you know me What's understand me

2 Hours ago

Hello, Let me help you to understand. The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering  (GATE) is an examination that primarily tests the comprehen...

What will I get in 52 score ee gate 2019 general

44 Minutes ago

Hello Shashank.See u r from one of the core branch in the engineering stream so it itself increases a lot no of competition between the applicants....

i got 21 marks in gate civil engeineering .i am in SC cast .can i get admission in any government college

3 Hours ago

HiYou will not get IITs or NITs, but you get into state run government colleges. For that select the state in which you are interested to pursue M....

Download the Careers360 App on your Android phone

Regular exam updates, QnA, Predictors, College Applications & E-books now on your Mobile

Careers360 App
150M+ Students
24,000+ Colleges
500+ Exams
1500+ E-books