JNU Syllabus 2018 Post Graduate, Phd Syllabus JNU

SIONThe JNU was properly known as Jawaharlal Nehru University and it stands the JNU Entrance Examination for candidates; those are interested to get admission in this university. It is the popular university of India in which many of the students may participate to complete their various courses. This entrance examination is held once in a year.

In the different streams, the different programs are provided by the university for candidates. Those are aspiring to get admission; they can apply through online mode as per the given procedure of admission. It is offering the high level of education for candidates.

Through this article, the candidates will get detailed information of Jawaharlal Nehru University in which includes JNU Syllabus, Courses etc. for candidates.

JNU Syllabus


The Jawaharlal Nehru University Syllabus is provided below for candidates and those candidates will pick the syllabus, it will be helpful to better preparation of the exam. There are the various syllabuses of various courses.

Section I- Technology/Engineering Stream

 

Part A – (Basic Engineering and Technology Pharmacology)


 

Basic Engineering and Technology


 

Basic concepts/principles in mechanical engineering, electrical and electronics engineering:

 

  • Chemical Engineering


 

Computer applications in chemical engineering- chemical process industries instrumentation methods of chemical analysis- thermodynamics- stoichiometry- fluid dynamics- mechanical operations- heat and mass transfer operations- chemical kinetics/reaction engineering- process instrumentation dynamics and control- process equipment design.

 

  • Principles of Biochemical Engineering


 

Enzyme catalysis (Michaelis Menton Kinetics) and reactor design. Material & energy balances of fermentation processes. Kinetics of microbial growth and product formation (Monad Modelle-decking-Piret model). Nature of fermentation processes. Transport phenomena in biochemical reactors- Mass transfer in immobilized enzyme systems and Oxygen transfer in submerged fermentation process, examples of primary metabolites, secondary metabolites, and enzymes.

 

Pharmacology


 

  • Physiology, Pharmacology & Biochemistry


 

Basic physiology and biochemistry pertaining to all the systems in the body. Classification, mode of action, pharmacological effects, side effects, toxicity and posology of drugs acting on the CNS, ANS, CVS, gastrointestinal system, endocrine system. Principles of chemotherapy, chemotherapeutic agents, anticancer drugs, vitamins, and minerals.

 

  • Industrial Pharmacy


 

Pharmaceutical processing – mixing, milling, drying, powder compression, clarification, filtration, Rheology, sterilization, sterility testing, disinfection, Pharmaceutical dosage forms: Formulation, manufacture, and evaluation of solid, semisolid, liquid, aerosols and parentals. Chemistry of natural products, SAR and Chemistry of analgesics, anticancer, CVS drugs, drugs acting on the CNS, GIT, chemotherapeutic agents, vitamins, hormones.classification, identification, extraction, and isolation of active principles of commonly used medicinal plants.

 

Part B – (Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics)


 

Mathematics


 

Calculus – Differential Equation- Complex numbers- Complex integration- Power series- Three Dimensional Geometry-Algebra.

 

Physics


 

  • Mechanics


 

Kinematics- Newton’s laws – work and mechanical energy- dynamics of rotary motion- fundamentals of the special theory of relativity- gravitation- motion in non-inertial frames.

 

  • Thermodynamics


 

Ideal gases- 1st law of thermodynamics- Kinetic theory of gases- 2nd law of thermodynamics -real gases.

 

  • Electricity and Magnetism


 

Electrostatics- Coulomb’s law- electric field potential- capacitance- dielectrics in an electric field- energy of an electric field- direct current- magnetic field of direct current- – eletromagnetic induction.

 

  • Waves and Optics


 

Free harmonic oscillators- elastic waves- electromagnetic waves- interference, diffraction, scattering and polarization of light- thermal radiation.

 

  • Modern Physics


 

The structure of matter and basic solid state physics – elementary nuclear physics- elementary quantum mechanics-  structure of the atom.

 

Chemistry


 

  • Inorganic Chemistry


 

Electronic structure of atoms, periodic table, and periodic properties. General characteristics, structure, and reactions of non-transition elements and transition elements. Coordination compounds, structure, crystal field and ligand field theories, spectral and magnetic properties.

 

  • Organic Chemistry


 

Synthesis, reactions and mechanisms of alkenes, alkynes, arenes, alcohols, phenols, aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids and their derivatives, halides, nitro compounds and amines. Structure and properties of biomolecules, carbohydrates, amino acids, and proteins.

 

  • Physical Chemistry


 

Chemical equilibrium, first law, thermochemistry, second law and entropy, free energy, properties of dilute solutions, chemical kinetics, rates of reactions and factors affecting rates of reactions. Spectroscopy, principles of UV- visible and IR spectroscopy.

 

Part C – (Fundamentals of Life Sciences and Informatics)


 

  • Life Sciences


 

Organization of unicellular organisms, invertebrates, and vertebrates. Ultrastructure of plant and animal cells. Nucleic acids, protein synthesis, Mendelian genetics. Morphology of angiosperms. Biotechnology, Physiology.

 

  • Information Technology

 

Introduction to www.Networking: Basics-modem-hub-switch-commands to transfer file remote login. Elements of languages used on the Internet JAVA- Perl. Elements of databases- Relational databases.

 

Section II – Science Stream


Part A – Life Sciences


 

  • Biochemistry


 

Cell structure and function; protein synthesis; genetic code; DNA & RNA; carbohydrate, protein, and lipid metabolism, clinical biochemistry; In born error of metabolism; hormones and their function.

 

  • Molecular biology & recombinant DNA technology


 

Properties of nucleic acids, chromosomes, DNA replication, damage and repair, gene manipulation, cloning vectors, gene libraries, screening of libraries, gene cloning, applications of recombinant DNA technology, PCR, RFLP, Western, Northern and Southern blotting.

 

  • Immunology


 

Cells of the immune system, lymphoid tissues, complement, antibodies, hybridoma technology, applications of monoclonal antibodies, antigen recognition, processing and presentation, cell mediated immunity, cytokines, hypersensitivity, vaccine technology, autoimmunity, transplantation, immune responses to various infections, Immunotechnology.

 

Part B – (Physics and Chemistry)


 

Physics


 

  • Mechanics


 

Kinematics- Newton’s laws- work and mechanical energy- dynamics of rotary motion- fundamentals of special theory of relativity- gravitation- motion in non-inertial frames.

 

  • Thermodynamics


 

Ideal gases – 1st law of thermodynamics- Kinetic theory of gases- 2nd law of thermodynamics real gases.

 

  • Electricity and Magnetism


 

Electrostatics- Coulomb’s law- electric field potential- capacitance- dielectrics in an electric field the energy of an electric field- direct current- magnetic field of direct current- electromagnetic induction.

 

  • Waves and Optics


 

Free harmonic oscillators- elastic waves- Electromagnetic waves- interference, diffraction, scattering and polarization of light- thermal radiation.

 

  • Modern Physics


 

The structure of matter and basic solid state physics- elementary nuclear physics- elementary quantum mechanics- structure of an atom.

 

Chemistry:


 

  • Inorganic Chemistry


 

Electronic structure of atoms, periodic table, and periodic properties. General characteristics, structure, and reactions of known- transition elements and transition elements. Coordination compounds, structure, crystal field and ligand field theories, spectral and magnetic properties.

 

  • Organic Chemistry


 

Synthesis, reactions and mechanisms of alkenes, alkynes, arenes, alcohols, phenols, aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids and their derivatives, halides, nitro compounds and amines. Structure and properties of biomolecules, carbohydrates, amino acids, and proteins.

 

  • Physical Chemistry


 

Chemical equilibrium, first law, thermochemistry, second law and entropy, free energy, properties of dilute solutions. Chemical kinetics, rates of reactions and factors affecting rates of reactions. Spectroscopy, principles of UV-visible and IR spectroscopy.

 

Part C- (Mathematics, Computer and Information Sciences)


 

  • Mathematics


 

Vectors- Trignometry- Differentiation & Integration- Matrices

 

  • Information Sciences


 

Introduction to www. Networking: Basics-modem-hub-switch-commands to transfer files remote login. Elements of languages used on the Internet JAVA- Perl. Elements of databases- Relational database.

 

  • Computer Application


 

Basics of computers-hardware-components of a computer. Operating systems- windows Linux- simple commands. Elementary Boolean arithmetic- subtraction- addition- multiplication. Applications- word processing- spread sheets. Elementary basic programming commands and syntax.

 

 

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