The PUMEET syllabus is divided into four sections: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and General Engineering. Panjab University (PU) has published the PUMEET 2024 syllabus. If you are preparing for the Panjab University Migration Engineering Entrance Test (PUMEET), you can download the syllabus PDF from the PU website.

The PUMEET syllabus covers the subjects and topics that you will be tested on in the entrance exam. By completing the syllabus and other aspects of PUMEET preparation, you can aim to get a good score and rank in the exam.

PUMEET Syllabus

SYLLABUS FOR PUMEET – 2023

MATHEMATICS – 30 Questions

Infinite Series:
Infinite series and convergence, alternating series, power series and convergence. Taylor’sand
Maclaurin’s Series.
Multivariable Functions:
Limit, Continuity and Partial Derivatives; Euler’s Theorem for Homogeneous functions;Differentiability, Linearization and Differentials; Chain rule; Extreme values and SaddlePoints; Lagrange multipliers;
Taylor’s Formula.
Vectors:
Gradient, Divergence, Curl, Statement of Green’s, Gauss and Stoke’s Theorem and theirsimple
applications.
Integral Calculus:
Area between plane curves; Volumes of solids of revolution; Lengths of plane curves;Areas of surfaces of revolution. Double integrals in rectangular and Polar form, Tripleintegrals in Rectangular, Cylindrical and Spherical coordinates, Substitutions in MultipleIntegrals.
Ordinary Differential Equations:
First order exact differential equations, Integrating factor, Orthogonal trajectories, Secondand Higher
order Linear Differential Equations with constant coefficients, DifferentialOperators, Methods of
Variation of Parameters and UndeterminePUMEETd Coefficients, EulerCauchy Equation, Wronskian.
Fourier Series:
Euler’s Formulae, Dirichlet’s Conditions for Expansion, Change of interval, Odd and EvenFunctions, Expansion of Odd and Even Periodic Functions.
Partial Differential Equations (Pde’s):
Formation and classification of partial differential equations, first order linear equations,standard forms of non linear equations
Engineering Applications of Pde’s:
Method of separation of variables , Solution of partial differential equations of engineeringinterest by the method of separation of variables.
Laplace Transforms:
Definition, Transforms of Elementary functions, Properties of Transforms, InverseTransforms,
Transforms of Derivatives, Unit Step Function, Dirac’s Delta Function & UnitImpulse function. Periodic Functions, Application of Transform to the solution of ordinaryDifferential equations

PHYSICS – 20 Questions

Oscillations
Review of SHM, differential equation of a damped oscillator and different kinds of damping, methods of describing damping of an oscillator, differential equation of forced oscillator – its displacement, velocity and impedance, behaviour of displacement and velocity with driver’s frequency, Power, bandwidth, Quality factor and amplification of forced oscillator, resonance in forced oscillators.

Optics
Interference: Fresnel’s biprism, Newton’s rings, Michelson interferometer. Diffraction pattern of plane transmission grating, dispersive power & resolving power of a grating. Polarization: Methods of polarization, analysis of polarized light.

Lasers: LASER generation, Helium-Neon, Ruby and semiconductor lasers.

Special Theory Of Relativity
Inertial and non-inertial frames of reference, Galilean transformation, Michelson Morley Experiment, postulates of special theory of relativity, Lorentz transformation, Simultaneity, Length contraction, Time dilation, Doppler effect, Addition of velocities, variation of mass with velocity, mass-energy relation.

Quantum Physics
Quantum theory of light, X-rays production, spectrum & diffraction (Bragg’s law), photoelectric effect, Compton effect, uncertainty principle and applications, time-dependent and time-independent
Schrodinger equations and its interpretation, normalization, expectation values, Schrodinger’s equation applied to a particle in a box (infinite potential well)

Physics Of Materials
Chemical bonding forces and energies, Primary and Secondary bonds, Space Lattices, Symmetries in
a cubic lattice, Crystal Structures (cubic and hexagonal cells), Assignment of coordinates, directions
and planes in crystals, Linear, Planar and Space densities in crystals, X-ray diffraction and Bragg’s law, Crystal Defects.

CHEMISTRY 20 Questions

Chemical Bonding
Molecular orbital and valence bond theories of bond formation, application of molecular orbital theory to the formation of homonuclear and heteronuclear diatomic molecules.

Crystal Structure
Crystal Structures (cubic and hexagonal cells), close packed morphology (Hexagonal and cubic close packing), single and polycrystalline structures, interstitial spaces (trigonal, tetrahedral and octahedral voids), structure of ceramics (NaCl, Zinc blende, silica and silicates, diamond crystal, graphite.

Coordination Chemistry
Introduction, crystal field theory, splitting of octahedral, tetrahedral and square planner complexes,
crystal field stabilization energies of octahedral and tetrahedral complexes and its applications.
Environmental Chemistry Classification of pollutants, the greenhouse effect, toxic heavy metals, organic compounds as environmental pollutants, ozone layer depletion.

Corrosion
Types of corrosion, dry and wet corrosion and their mechanisms, types of electrochemical
corrosion(galvanic, pitting, waterline, differential aeration, soil, microbiological, inter-granular, stress corrosion), factors influencing corrosion, prevention of corrosion.

Thermodynamics
State functions, work, heat, internal energy, enthalpy, heat capacity. Zeroth law of thermodynamics, first law of thermodynamics, reversible-irreversible, isothermaladiabatic expansion & compression of an ideal gas, carnot cycle and efficiency of reversible engines, enthalpy change and it’s measurement, second and third law of thermodynamics, concept of entropy, Gibb’s and Helmholtz equations. Simple numericals for calculating w, q, ∆E, ∆H and entropy.

Solution Chemistry
Liquid and liquid mixtures, vapour pressures, saturation, vapourliquid equilibrium calculations using
Raoult’s law, colligative properties.

Polymers
General introduction, classification of polymers, mechanism of addition and condensation polymerization, properties and uses of polyester, polyamide, epoxy, phenolformaldehyde and silicon
resins.

GENERAL ENGINEERING 20 Questions

ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING (10 Questions)
DC Circuits and Single Phase A.C. Fundamentals
General introduction to Electrical Engineering, Kirchoff’sLaws ,Mesh and Node analysis, Superposition theorem , Thevenin Theorem, Norton Theorem, Maximum power transfer Theorem. Generation of alternating voltages and currents, Equations for AC quantities, cycle, time period, frequency, amplitude, calculation of R.M.S values, Average values for different waveforms,
solution and phasor diagram of single phase AC circuit with sinusoidal source of excitation, series and parallel combination of R-L-C circuits.

Three Phase AC Fundamentals
Disadvantages of single phase system, star and delta connection in three phase circuits, relation
between line and phasor quantities, power in three phase system, solution of three phase balanced
circuits, power and power factor measurement by two wattmeter method.

Electrical Machines
Basic principle and construction of transformers, E.M.F equation, approximate equivalent circuit, phasor diagram, losses, efficiency and condition for maximum efficiency, open circuit and short circuit test on single phase transformers. Operating principle and construction of three phase induction motors, Operating principle and construction of DC Machines, types of DC Machine & E.M.F equations

Semiconductor Diodes and Transistors
General introduction to Electronics. Concept of stiff Voltage and Current Source. PN Junction,
Depletion layer, Barrier Potential, Forward and Reverse Bias, Breakdown voltage, V-I characteristics, Half wave and full wave rectifiers, Zener diode. Introduction to junction transistors, Transistor amplifying action, CB, CE, CC-configuration characteristics.

Digital Electronics
Binary and Hexadecimal number system, conversion of numbers from one system to other, OR,
Relations: Commutative, Associative and Distributive Laws. Concept of flip-flops, RS,JK flip flops, shift register

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (5 Questions)

Mechanics Force
Resolution of a force, composition of forces, moment of force, properties of couple. Equilibrium of
bodies, kinematics and kinetics of a particle, Newton’s laws of motions, types of motions, D’Alembert’s Principle, centroid, centre of gravity, Momentum and Impulse, conservation of energy, conservation of linear momentum, collision of elastic bodies, co-efficient of restitution, Friction, laws of friction, angle of friction, angle of repose, Mechanical vibrations, free vibration, forced vibrations, Simple Harmonic Motion (SHM), amplitude, frequency and time period in SHM.

Mechanics Of Materials
Mechanical properties of materials, stress, types of stress, strain, types of strain, Poisson’s ratio, Hook’s law, strain energy, elastic limit, elastic constants (E, G and K), stress-strain curve.

Manufacturing Technology
Different parts of a lathe, operations performed on lathe: centring, turning, knurling chamfering etc.
CNC machining, Fitting operations: sawing, chipping, fitting, grinding, marking, reaming, tapping, drilling & external threading, safety precautions in welding, types of welding, types of welding joints.

Engineering Drawing
Various type of lines used in engineering drawing, principles of 1st angle, 2nd angle, 3rd angle and 4th angle Projections, orthographic projection of points, lines, planes and solids, developments of surfaces, Isometric projection.

CHEMICAL ENGINEERING (5 Questions)

Introduction to Engineering Calculations:
Units and dimensions, conversion of units, systems of units, dimensional homogeneity and
dimensionless quantities, Conversions involving process variables like pressure, temperature,
density/specific gravity, mass, volume, flow rate and chemical composition. Chemical equations and
stoichiometry.

Systematic analysis of chemical processes:
Unit operations and unit processes, material and energy balances, thermodynamics, chemical reaction engineering, Introduction to material balances without chemical reactions. Limiting and excess reactants.Recycle, Bypass and Purge calculations.

Gas laws and humidity calculations
P-V-T relations for gas and gas mixtures, calculations using ideal gas law, Use of compressibility charts and equations of state (Van der Waals’) to predict real gas properties from experimental data. Vapour pressure calculations, Clausius Clapeyron equation, saturation vapour pressure, vapour-liquid equilibrium calculations using Raoult’s law and Henry’s law, relative humidity, partial saturation and humidity.

COMMUNICATION SKILLS 10 Questions

Writing Skills
Basics of Grammar – Word Order, Sentence Construction, Placing of Subject and Verbs, Parts of Speech – Nouns, Pronouns, Adjectives, Verbs ,Use of Tenses, Articles, Active-Passive

Non-Verbal Communication, Body Language
Components of Non-Verbal Communication and Body Language

Communication in organizations
Informal and formal communication, Communication Networks

Here is a summary of the PUMEET 2024 syllabus:

• Mathematics: Algebra, Calculus, Probability and Statistics, Linear Algebra, Differential Equations
• Physics: Mechanics, Electromagnetism, Thermodynamics, Optics, Modern Physics
• Chemistry: Basic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry
• General Engineering: Engineering Mechanics, Engineering Mathematics, Engineering Drawing, Technical Communication

Tips for preparing for the PUMEET 2024 syllabus:

• Start early and give yourself enough time to cover all the topics.
• Make a study schedule and stick to it.
• Use a variety of resources, such as textbooks, online courses, and practice tests.
• Focus on understanding the concepts, not just memorizing facts.
• Practice answering questions in a timed environment.

• Join a coaching institute or study group to get help from experts and learn from other candidates.
• Solve previous year question papers and mock tests to get familiar with the exam pattern and difficulty level of the questions.
• Take breaks during your studies to avoid burnout.
• Stay calm and focused on the day of the exam.

PUMEET

Panjab University Migration Engineering Entrance Test (PUMEET) is an important examination conducted by Panjab University for students seeking admission to the engineering programs offered by the university.

PUMEET serves as a gateway for students to secure admission in various engineering courses at Panjab University. You can get admission in 2nd year of BE, BTech courses in Dr. SSB University Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology, University Institute of Engineering & Technology, University Institute of Engineering & Technology, Chandigarh College of Engineering & Technology through this exam.