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International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad Post Graduate Entrance Examination [IIITH PGEE] 2019

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About IIITH PGEE 2017 Exam:

International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad holds entrance examination for candidates seeking admission to the postgraduate and Ph.D programs. The examination consists of two papers and the candidate needs to fulfill the eligibility criteria to appear for the same. The IIITH PGEE 2017 is also the entrance test for other PG Diploma and Ph.D programs at IIIT Hyderabad. Candidates who qualify in the IIITH PGEE 2017 will have to undergo an interview to avail admission.

The institute is one of the most prestigious institutes in India and provides various specialization options to the candidates. The national level entrance examination is conducted in April and is followed by a counseling session. The IIITH PGEE 2017 examination will consist of two papers and the candidate will have to clear both the papers to be eligible for admission.

Mode of Exam     Online
Mode of Application     Online

Date of Examination 12 April 2019
Time of Examination 9:00 AM
Examination Fees Rs.2000
  • Candidates who are eligible for M.Tech programs as mentioned above are eligible.
  • *For Spatial Informatics and Exact Humanities:
  • Candidates must have passed a master’s degree in Social Sciences or Humanities and are eligible to apply only for these Ph.D programs
Starting date of registration 10 February 2019
Last date of registration 28 March 2019

Syllabus for IIITH PGEE 2017 Exam:

The syllabus for the IIITH PGEE 2017 examination is based on the graduation subjects and involves questions related to the paper of specialization.

Paper I (General Aptitude):

This is objective type question paper and will emphasize on basic aptitude, logical reasoning, basic questions on computers and mathematics.

Note: A minimum cut-off score in this paper is compulsory for evaluation of candidate's subject paper (Paper II).

Paper II:

Mathematics Subjective

Computer Science Objective

Electronics and Communications Engineering (Objective and Subjective)

Structural Engineering (Subjective)

Computational Natural Sciences and Bioinformatics Objective

Computational Linguistics

The detailed syllabus is as follows:


Finite Dimensional Linear Vector Space

Linear Independence, Span, Basis, Orthonormal Set, Gram-Schmidt Orthogo- nalization Process, Inner Product, Dual Space, Eigen Space, Rank of a Matrix, Cayley-Hamiltonian Theorem, Similar Matrices, Linear Operator, Hermitian, 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 Di?erentiable Functions, Rolle’s Theorem, Mean Value Theorem and Taylor Se- ries, Reimann Integration

Probability Theory

Conditional Probability, Bayes Theorem, Random variable, PDF and CDF, Mo- ment Generating Function, Theoretical Distribution (Binomial, Poisson, Nor- mal, 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 Di?erential Equation

 The Equation of First-order and First Degree, Second-order Linear Equation with Constant coe?cients.


Linear Programming Problem.

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.

Electronics and Communications Engineering:

  • (Selection for,the interview for the streams (i) VLSI & Embedded Systems and (ii) Signal Processing and Communication will be based on the score in this paper and the score in the general aptitude test. This subject examination paper is divided into two parts: Part A (Electronics) and Part B (Signal Processing and Communication))

Selection for the interview will be based on the combined score in the two parts:

Part A - Electronics:

Networks:  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.

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

Structural Engineering:

Bending moments and shear forces in beams, stress and strain relations, principal stresses, Mohrs 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.

In addition to this, some questions from engineering mathematics like 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 for CCNSB Subject Paper:

Computational Natural Sciences and Bioinformatics

Selection for the interview for the streams (i) Bioinformatics and (ii) Computational Natural Sciences will be based on the score in this paper and the score in the general aptitude test. This examination paper comprises of three sections: Physics, Chemistry, Biology & Bioinformatics, (physics and chemistry only for Post-B.Sc. programs) and students, depending on their background are expected to attempt any one Section as a major and another section as a minor part. The questions will be multiple-choice.


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
  • Biology: General Biology, Biochemistry, and Physiology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology.
  • Bioinformatics: Sequence Analysis, Sequence Alignments, Phylogeny, Gene Prediction, Structural Biology.

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.
Mode of application
Application Process for IIITH PGEE 2017 Exam:

  • The filing of IIITH PGEE 2017 form begins from 2 Feb 2017, you can log in to the official website: www.iiit.ac.in. The IIITH PGEE 2017 Pre-registration process must first be completed by aspirants to receive the official link and identification code for logging in.Once registered successfully, candidates will receive the official link. Using this link and the identification code , candidates must log in and  fill the Main registration form
  • The process of IIITH PGEE 2017 online application will last from 2 Feb 2017 to 31st March 2017.
  • The registration process involves two processes- Pre-Registration and Main Registration. Similarly, there will be two forms for the same.
  •  Pre-Registration of the applicant.
  • Visit the official website and fill in your personal, academic and communication details.
  • You will have a login ID and a password you can use for the main registration.
  • Proceed to the main registration of applicant and provide details about education.
  • Choose a center for IIITH PGEE 2017 examination.
  • Check the information you entered once again and then click the Final Submit button.
  • Payment of the fees through Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Online Payment or Demand Draft
  • The application fee is Rs. 2000/

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  • Date                Event
  • 10 Feb, 2019 - 28 Mar, 2019 (Tentative)     Application - IIIT Hyderabad PGEE Application Form 2019 |     Mode: Online
  • 12 Apr, 2019 (Tentative)    Admit Card - IIIT Hyderabad PGEE Admit Card | Mode: Online
International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad Post Graduate Entrance Examination [IIITH PGEE] 2019 scores International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad Post Graduate Entrance Examination [IIITH PGEE] 2019
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