# G. B. PANT UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE & TECHNOLOGY – 2016

Admission for Master of Computer Application (M.C.A.) – 2016

Testdate: 04-06-2015 (Saturday)Timings:  03.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.

Eligibility:

BCA/B.Sc. with Mathematics from a recognized University/B.Sc. (Information Technology)/B.Sc. Computer Science.

No. of Seats: 24Test Centres: Pantnagar

SYLLABUS

MENTAL APTITUDE: (50 questions)
The questions in this section will cover logical reasoning and quantitative aptitude. Some of the questions will be on comprehension of a logical situation and questions based on the facts given in the passage.

MATHEMATICS: (90 questions)

Set Theory: Concepts of sets Union Intersection Cardinality Elementary counting theorem permutations and combinations.

Probability and Statistics: Basic concepts of probability theory, Averages, Dependent and independent events, frequency distributions, measures of central tendencies and dispersions.

Algebra: Fundamental operations in Algebra, Expansions, Factorization, simultaneous linear & quadratic equations, indices, logarithms, arithmetic, geometric and harmonic progressions, determinants and matrices.

Coordinate Geometry: Rectangular Cartesian coordinates, distance formulae, equation of lines, intersections of lines, pair of straight lines, equations of a circle, parabola, ellipse and hyperbola.

Calculus: Limit of functions, Continuous function, Differentiation of function, tangents and normal, simple examples of maxima and minima. Integration of functions by parts, by substitution and by partial fraction; Definite integrals, Applications of Definite Integrals to areas.

Vectors: Position vector, addition and subtraction of vectors, scalar and vector products and their applications to simple geometrical problems and mechanics.

Trigonometry: Simple identities, trigonometric equations, properties of triangles, solution of triangles, heights and distances, General solutions of trigonometric equations.

COMPUTER AWARENESS: (30 questions)

Computer Basics: Organization of a Computer, Central Processing Unit (CPU), Structure of instructions in CPU, input/output devices, computer memory, back-up devices.

Data Representation: Representation of characters, integers and fractions, binary and hexadecimal representations, Binary Arithmetic: Addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, simple arithmetic and two’s complement arithmetic, floating point representation of numbers, Boolean algebra, truth tables, Venn diagrams.

GENERAL ENGLISH: (30 questions)

Questions in this section will be designed to test the candidates’ general understanding of the English language. There will be questions on the following topics:

Comprehension, Vocabulary, Basic English Grammar (like usage of correct forms of verbs, prepositions and articles), Word power, Synonyms and Antonyms, Meanings of words and phrases, Technical writing.

Note: Questions from similar topics could also be included.

The question paper will contain 200 multiple-choice questions distributed as follows:

 1 Mental Aptitude 50 questions 2 Mathematics 90 questions 3 Computer Awareness 30 questions 4 General English 30 questions

Application Procedure

1. (i) Only ONLINE application from procedure is available. To submit application form candidates should log on to the website: www.gbpuat.ac.in
2. (ii) The candidates appearing in the qualifying examination can also apply provided that they must produce original mark-sheet of final year indicating class/division obtained at time of counselling failing which their candidature will not be considered for counselling.

Examination fee Details :

 Amount (Rs.) For General and OBC Rs. 1200.00 For SC/ST/PH Rs. 600.00

IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS FOR CANDIDATES :
1. The application form must be filled up in all respects. Incomplete application is liable to be rejected.

2. (i) Candidates claiming Rural weightage of Uttarakhand (Certificate No. 6)/Sports weightage (Certificate No. 8) or Agriculturalist weightage (Certificate No. 9) or NCC weightage certificate are required to submit self attested photocopy of relevant certificate along-with the application form.
(ii) Candidate should attach the required documents in support of his application. The document/certificate once submitted with the application shall not be returned. No document/certificate/information furnished after the closing date shall be entertained except certificate of Bonafide Residents of Uttarakhand, O.B.C. certificate and the marks-sheet of the qualifying examination.

3. If the candidate provides any wrong information in the application form, his/her application shall be summarily rejected. If any candidate secures admission in the University by providing wrong information his/her admission shall be cancelled on detection of the facts at the cost and risk of the candidate.

4. All admissions shall be provisional in the first instance and the Vice-Chancellor of the University reserves the right to cancel the admission granted to a candidate without assigning any reason.

5. If a candidate who is not eligible to appear in the entrance examination does so, he/she will not have any claim whatsoever for admission and the examination fee deposited by him/her shall not be returned.

6. Ph.D. candidates must mention the Code of the Ph.D. programme to which the admission is being sought in the prescribed column, failing which any programme could be allotted to him/her according to the eligibility and he/she will have no claim for changing the programme subsequently.

7. The candidates are advised in their own interest to submit their application forms well in time. The last date for submission of application form is 09.04.2016. The application delivered either by post or personally after 09.04.2016 shall not be entertained under any circumstances.

8. The candidate should fully ensure before despatching the application form that he/she fulfills the eligibility requirements for admission/appearing in the entrance examination. The fee once paid shall not be refunded in the event of rejection of the application. Only eligible candidates will be considered for admission.

9. Candidates are advised in their own interest, to send the printout of online application form and required documents under registered / speed post.

10. It may be carefully noted that the candidate who has been punished at any time in his/her earlier academic career for having taken part in the activities of indiscipline or use of unfair means in any of the examination shall not be eligible for admission. In case, he/she secures admission by concealing any of the facts on these points or through oversight or clerical error on the part of Coordinator Admission’s office, the admission is liable to be cancelled as and when it is detected.

11. The records of the Entrance Examination shall be preserved only for a period of six months.

12. In all matters relating to admission, decision of the Admissions Committee of the University shall be final.

13. A candidate found using unfair means in the Entrance Examination will invite cancellation of his/her result, non-refund of examination fee and punishment as may be deemed proper by the Admissions Committee of the University.

14. University has all the rights to change the centre of examination.

15. The candidate shall have to deposit the total amount of fee prescribed by the University before issuing the I.D. number.

16. The candidate shall have to complete the registration formalities within one week of the commencement of registration. Late reporting will not be accepted for admission in any circumstances.

17. In no circumstances candidate admitted in Ist year of various degree programmes will be permitted for registration after the appointed date of commencement of registration.

18. The second counselling shall be held after one week of the date of the first registration. Information pertaining to the second counselling will be uploaded at University website. Candidates are advised to see the website regularly.

19. The candidate admitted after the second counselling shall complete their registration formalities by the last date of the registration decided by the University.

20. The seats remained vacant in the first semester in Ph.D. programmes shall be filled in the II semester 2016-17.

21. There shall be verification of the fingerprints of the admitting candidates.
(i) The thumb impression of the left hand in application form.
(ii) At the time of Entrance Examination.
(iii) At the time of the counselling.

22. The candidates will not be allowed to carry question booklets alongwith them after the examination.

23. No question booklet and Answer key will be supplied to the candidates

After Completion of Online application send all documents to the following address:
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