IIITH PGEE Syllabus 2017

IIITH Postgraduate Entrance Examination (IIITH PGEE)

IIITH PGEE Syllabus 2017

IIITH PGEE Syllabus 2017IIITH PGEE Syllabus 2017 for all disciplines will be released by IIIT Hyderabad for candidates who will be appearing in the entrance exam in April. They can know topics that have to be studied from IIITH PGEE 2017 Syllabus. The detailed IIITH PGEE Syllabus for all specializations for admissions to M.Tech programmes offered by the International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad can be checked on this page. General Aptitude section is mandatory along with the chosen subject paper out of six disciplines offered by the Institute.

IIITH PGEE 2017 will be conducted on April 30. Candidates can check the subject-wise IIITH 2017 syllabus from the article on this page:


IIITH PGEE Syllabus 2017 for Mathematics



Finite Dimensional Linear Vector Space

Linear Independence, Span, Basis, Orthonormal Set, Gram-Schmidt Orthogonalization Process, Inner Product, Dual Space, Eigen Space, Rank of a Matrix, Cayley-Hamiltonian Theorem, Similar Matrices, Linear Operator, Hermetian, Unitary and Normal Matrices, Spectral Decomposition

Group, Ring and Field

Basic Concepts of Groups, Cyclic Group, Cosets, Elementary Concepts of Rings and Fields

Real Analysis

Concepts of sets of Real numbers, Sequence of Real Numbers, Continuous and Differentiable Functions, Rolle’s Theorem, Mean Value Theorem and Taylor Series, Reimann Integration

Probability Theory

Conditional Probability, Bayes Theorem, Random variable, PDF and CDF, Moment Generating Function, Theoretical Distribution (Binomial, Poisson, Normal, Uniform and Hyper geometric)

Complex Analysis

Analytic functions, Integration, Cauchy’s Integral Theorem, Cauchy’s Integral formula, Taylor and Laurent Series, Residue, Contour Integration

Ordinary Differential Equation

Equation of First order and First Degree, Second order Linear Equation with Constant coefficients


Linear Programming Problem

 IIITH PGEE Syllabus for Computer Science:

  • Fundamental Programming Concepts

  • Control Flow

  • Functions

  • Recursion

  • Basic Data Structures (arrays, lists, stacks, and queues)

  • Basic algorithms (sorting and searching)

  • Boolean Algebra

  • Digital Building Blocks (AND/OR/NAND/XOR Gates)

  • Karnaugh's Maps

  • Computer Organisation

  • Number Systems

  • Capability to write programs in C or C++ is expected

  • Relational Databases (Functional dependencies, SQL)

  • Computer Networks

IIITH PGEE Syllabus 2017 for Electronics and Communications Engineering:


There will be equal number of questions in Part A (Electronics) and Part B (Signal Processing and Communication). Both the parts have to be attempted as shortlisting will be on the basis of combined score.


Part A – Electronics




Nodal and mesh analysis, Wye-Delta transformation, steady state sinusoidal analysis, time and frequency domain analysis of RLC circuits, Laplace transformations, 2-port networks, Transfer functions

Electronic Devices

Theory and Characteristics of Diodes such as Junction and Zener etc, Transistors such as BJT, JFET, and MOSFET etc, Photodiodes

Analog Circuits

Small signal models and applications of diodes, BJTs, MOSFETs, Biasing of transistors, Types of Amplifiers, Op-amp circuits, Filters, Oscillators, Function generators and wave-shaping circuits

Digital circuits

Boolean algebra, logic gates, Logic families, combinational, arithmetic, memory and sequential circuits, ADC, Microprocessors and Microcontrollers

Control Systems

Components of control systems, Open and closed loop control systems, stability analysis, Routh-Hurwitz Criteria, Signal flow graphs, transient and steady state analysis of LTI control systems including frequency response, Root loci, Bode and Nyquist plots, lead and lag compensation, PID control

Part B - Signal Processing and Communications



Signals and Systems

Classification of signals, LTI system analysis, System properties, Fourier Series, Fourier Transform, discrete time Fourier series , Laplace Transform, Z-transform, System transfer function, Fourier analysis of LTI systems, Sampling theorem

Probability theory and random processes

random variables, probability distribution function, probability density function, conditional probability, Bayes theorem, central limit theorem, functions of random variables, random processes, stationary random processes, auto-correlation and cross-correlation functions, power spectrum

Communication Theory

Analog and Digital Modulation and demodulation, Superheterodyne Receivers, Quantization, Line Coding, Matched filters, Receiver structures in the presence of AWGN, Probability of error

Digital Signal Processing

Discrete Fourier transform, FFT, Z-transform, Z-domain analysis of LTI systems, Circular convolution, Design of digital IIR and FIR filters


Basics of Electromagnetics, Vector calculus, Maxwell’s equations, Wave equation, Transmission lines, matching networks, S-parameters, Basics of waveguides, optical fibers, and Antennas

IIITH PGEE Syllabus 2017 for Structural Engineering

  • Bending moments and shear forces in beams

  • Stress and strain relations

  • Principal stresses

  • Mohr’s circle

  • Simple bending theory

  • Flexural and shear stresses

  • Torsion

  • Analysis of trusses and frames

  • Analysis of indeterminate structures by force/displacement methods

  • Matrix methods of structural analysis

  • Working and limit state design concepts

  • Design of compression members

  • Beam, slab, footing, staircases, basic concepts of prestressed concrete

  • Riveted and welded joints

  • Steel beam column connections

  • Plate girders and design of base plate

Engineering Mathematics: Determinants, matrices, limit, continuity and differentiability, mean value theorems, integral calculus, partial derivatives, maxima and minima, ordinary differential equations and applications, initial and boundary value problems, Laplace and Fourier transforms, test for convergence, sequences and series


IIITH PGEE 2017 Syllabus for Computational Natural Sciences and Bioinformatics




Mechanics and General Properties of Matter, Electricity and Magnetism, Kinetic theory and Thermodynamics, Modern Physics, Solid State Physics, Devices and Electronics


Physical Chemistry: Atomic Structure, Theory of Gases, Chemical Thermodynamics, Chemical and Phase Equilibria, Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics

Organic Chemistry: Basic Concepts in Organic Chemistry and Stereochemistry, Aromaticity and Huckel's rule, Heterocyclic Chemistry, Qualitative Organic Analysis

Inorganic Chemistry: Periodic Table, Chemical Bonding and Shapes of Compounds, Main Group Elements (s and p blocks), Transition Metals (d block), Analytical Chemistry

Biology & Bioinformatics Section


General Biology, Biochemistry and Physiology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology


Sequence Analysis, Sequence Alignments, Phylogeny, Gene Prediction, Structural Biology

IIITH PGEE Syllabus for Computational Linguistics

  • Morphology- Words and how they are formed. What is morphology ? Basic building blocks in morphology- morphemes

  • Word formation - function based. Other word formation processes - affixation, suffixation, etc. Morphotactics - constraints on affixation, Morpho-phonology, Computational morphology - FSA, paradigms, etc.

  • Word-Classes and part of speech tagging

  • Lexicography, Syntax, Syntactic structure, Dependency structure, Grammar formalisms

  • Semantics, Lexical semantics, Sentential semantics

  • Students should be able to analyse natural language texts in terms of morphology and basic grammatical structures.

Reference Books for Computational Linguistics


1. Natural Language Processing - A Paninian Perspective by Akshar Bharathi, Vineet Chaitanya, Rajeev Sangal

2. Linguistics - An intro to Language and Communication by Adrian Akmajian, Richard Demers, Ann Farmer and Robert Harnish

3. Linguistics - An intro to Linguistic Theory by Victoria Fromkin

4. Linguistics - An introduction by Andrew Radford, Martin Atkinson, David Britian, Harald Clahsen and Andrew Spencer


Candidates can also check below Test Pattern of IIITH PGEE 2017-


IIITH PGEE 2017 Exam Pattern

  • Test takers will be given three hours to answer the questions.

  • IIITH PGEE 2017 will comprise two papers – General Aptitude Paper and Subject Paper each (one and a half hours each)

  • No marks will be deducted for wrong answers in IIITH PGEE 2017.

  • Paper I: General Aptitude Paper

  • This is a mandatory paper that will comprise objective type questions. Candidates will be given a total of one and half hours to complete it.

  • This paper will test candidates on basic aptitude, logical reasoning, computer knowledge and Mathematics.

Note: Candidates will have to secure more than the prescribed cutoff in this paper for their evaluation in paper II (subject paper).  


Paper II: Subject Paper

This paper will be held for six disciplines (specified below). Questions will be objective/subjective, and candidates will be given one and half hours to complete it.


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