Syllabus

Irrigation Engineering: Duty, delta, estimation of evapo-transpiration. Crop water requirements. Design of lined and unlined canals, waterways, head works, gravity dams and spillways. Design of weirs on permeable foundation. Types of irrigation system, irrigation methods. Water logging and drainage, sodic soils.

Analysis of Previous GATE Papers

Exam Year 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14
1 Mark Questions 3 1 3 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
2 Mark Questions 1 1 3 1 1 3 1 2 0 0 1 1
Total Marks 5 3 9 2 4 8 3 4 0 0 2 2