### Periyar Maniammai University Entrance Test (PMUET)-M.Tech - Electronics and Communication Engineering Exam Pattern

#### Exam Pattern

The **PMU Entrance test (PMUET) for M.Tech - Electronics and Communication Engineering **consists of a Single paper of **3 Hours** duration.

- The exam contains
**85 Questions**carrying a maximum of**100 marks.** - The test comprises of three sections, namely:
**Section A**- General Aptitude (Verbal and Numerical) – 20 questions of 1 mark each.**Section B**- Basic Sciences (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Computing) – 30 question of 1 mark each.**Section C**- stream specific question – 20 questions of 1 mark each and 15 questions of 2 mark each.

**Note : Section A & B are common for all the streams.**

**Marking System - **

- Each correct answer is awarded marks assigned to the respective questions as detailed in clause above.
- There will be no negative marks for the incorrect answer.

### Syllabus Summary

No. Of Subject | 14 |
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No. Of Unit | 51 |

No. Of Chapter | 276 |

- Sample and Hold Circuits
- ADCs and DACs

- Latches and flip-flops
- Finite State Machines

- Boolean Algebra
- Boolean Identities and Karnaugh map

- ROM
- SRAM
- DRAM

- Architecture
- Programming
- I/O Interfacing

- Critical Reasoning

- Number series
- Letter Series
- Series Missing Numbers
- Odd one out
- Blood Relation
- Calender
- Clock
- Cubes
- Matrix
- Coding Decoding
- Direction and Distance test
- Ranking Tests
- Sitting Arrangement
- Linear Arrangements
- Matrix Arrangements
- Mathematical Puzzles
- Venn Diagram

- Logical Sequence of Words
- Analogies
- Verbal Classification (Odd one out)
- Syllogism
- Logical Deduction (based on syllogism)
- Course of Action
- Causes and Effects
- Strong & Weak Arguments
- Statements Assumptions
- Statements and Conclusions
- Statements & Inferences

- Basic Control System Components
- Block Diagram Representation
- Frequency Response
- Routh-Hurwitz and Nyquist stability criteria
- Lag, lead and lag-lead compensation

- Fourier series and Fourier transform representations
- Sampling Theorem and Applications
- Discrete-time Signals
- LTI systems

- Nodal and Mesh Analysis
- Network Theorems
- Wye-Delta Transformation
- Steady State Sinusoidal Analysis
- Time Domain Analysis
- Solution of Network Equations
- Frequency Domain Analysis
- Linear 2-Port Network Parameters
- State Equations for Networks

- PCM, DPCM, Digital Modulation Scheme
- SNR and BER for Digital Modulation
- Hamming Codes
- Timing and frequency Synchronization
- Basics of TDMA, FDMA and CDMA

- Amplitude Modulation and Demodulation
- Spectra of AM and FM
- Circuits for Analog Communications

- Entropy, Mutual Information
- Channel Capacity Theorem

- Autocorrelation and Power Spectral Density
- Properties of White Noise
- Filtering of Random Signals

- Energy bands in Intrinsic and Extrinsic Silicon

- Generation and Recombination of Carriers
- Poisson and Continuity Equations
- P-N junction, Zener Diode
- Integrated Circuit Fabrication Process

- Biasing, Bias Stability
- Frequency Response
- BJT and MOSFET

- Clipping, Clamping
- Rectifiers

- Simple op-amp circuits
- Sinusoidal oscillators
- Function generators
- Voltage reference circuits
- Power supplies

- Small Signal Equivalent Circuits

- Antenna Types
- Antenna Arrays
- Basics of Radar
- Light Propagation In Optical Fibers

- Differential and Integral Forms
- Wave Equation
- Poynting vector

- Reflection and Refraction
- Propagation through Various Media
- Transmission Line

- Modes
- Boundary Conditions
- Dispersion Relations

- Programming Languages
- Data Structure
- Logic Design and Circuits
- Computer Architecture
- Operating Systems
- Database Systems
- Computer Networks
- Design and Analysis of Algorithm
- Software Engineering
- Object Oriented Analysis and Design

- Reading Comprehension

- Sentence Jumble

- Nouns
- Pronouns
- Adjective
- Adverbs
- Verbs
- Prepositions
- Articles
- Tense
- Subject Verb Agreement
- Modifiers
- Parallelism
- Sentence Improvement

- Synoymns
- Antonym
- Analogy
- Sentence completion
- Cloze Test
- Homophones
- Confusables
- Idioms and Pharses
- Migratory Words
- Word Usage
- Phrasal Verbs

- Limits, continuity and differentiability
- Partial Derivatives
- Maxima and Minima
- Sequences and Series
- Tests for Convergence
- Fourier Series
- Taylor series

- Linear and non-linear first order Ordinary Differential Equations (ODE)
- Higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients
- Cauchy’s And Euler’s Equations
- Laplace transforms
- Partial Differential Equations - Laplace, heat and wave equations

- Matrices and determinants
- Systems of Linear Equations
- Eigen values and eigen vectors.

- Gradient
- Divergence and Curl
- line
- Surface and Volume Integrals
- Stokes, Gauss and Green’s theorems

- Mean, median, mode and standard deviation
- Random Variables
- Poisson, Normal And Binomial Distributions
- Correlation And Regression Analysis
- Tests of significance, analysis of variance (ANOVA)

- Solutions Of Linear And Non-Linear Algebraic Equations
- Numerical integration - trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule
- Numerical solutions of ODE

- Data interpretations
- Data Sufficiency

- Percentage
- Profit, Loss and Discount
- Time, Speed and Distance
- Circular Track & Upstream-downstream
- Relative speed
- Simple Intrest
- Compound interest
- Averages
- Ratio and proportion
- Alligation and Mixture
- Time and Work
- Pipes and Cisterns
- Age

- BODMAS/Simplification
- Number System
- LCM and HCF
- Linear Equation
- Quadratic equations
- Permutation and Combination
- Probability
- Arithmatic and Geometric Prograssion
- Indices
- Logarithm
- Set Theory & Venn Diagram
- Geometry and Mensuration
- Angles, lines
- Properties of Triangles
- Properties of Quadrilaterals
- Properties of Circles
- Area and Volume of 2D and 3D figures
- Height and Distance

- Purification – Crystallization
- Quantitative Analysis
- Qualitative analysis

- Introduction to energy
- Conventional sources
- Numerical problems
- Liquid fuels
- Petroleum cracking
- Knocking
- Bio energy-bio fuels

- Electrolytic Conduction
- Redox Reactions

- Metallic corrosion
- Types of corrosion
- Stress corrosion
- Factors affecting the rate of corrosion
- Corrosion control
- Corrosion inhibitors
- Cathodic Protection-sacrificial anode method

- Mechanism of battery operation
- Classification of batteries
- Classical batteries
- Modern batteries
- Fuel Cells
- Types of fuel cells
- Description and working of H2-O2 and MeOH-O2 fuel cells

- Hydrogen as a fuel
- Physical and Chemical Properties of water
- Hydrogen in periodic table

- Description of rotation velocity
- Rotational motion
- Moment of inertia
- Torque and angular momentum
- Conservation of angular momentum
- Rolling motion

- Dual Nature Of Radiation
- Hertz And Lenard’s Observations
- Photoelectric Effect
- Einstein’s Photoelectric Equation
- Particle Nature Of Light
- Matter Waves-Wave Nature Of Particle
- De Broglie Relation
- Davisson-Germer Experiment

- Energy bands in solids
- Semiconductor diode
- Junction transistor
- Logic gates

- Laws Of Reflection And Refraction
- Lenses and mirrors
- Optical instruments
- Interference
- Interference in thin films
- Diffraction due to a single slit
- Polarization
- Electromagnetic waves

- Coherence
- Population inversion
- Basic principle and operation of a laser
- Einstein A and B coefficients
- type of lasers

- Pressure, density and Archimedes’ principle
- Elasticity
- Viscosity and Surface Tension
- Bernoulli’s theorem

**Duration :**180 Minutes

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