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What is the Syllabus for JEE Main Exam 2018?

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JEE Mains Syllabus 2018

JEE Main Syllabus 2018 gives details of the topics and chapters covered for section-wise weight-age of JEE Main 2018 paper., the aspiring candidates will have a clear understanding of what to study and what to avoid. 

The syllabus of JEE Main 2018 contains topics from Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry for Paper 1 and topics from Mathematics, Aptitude and Drawing for Paper II.


  • Physics and measurement
  • Kinematics
  • Laws of motion
  • Work, energy and power
  • Rotational motion
  • Gravitation
  • Properties of solids and liquids
  • Thermodynamics
  • Kinetic theory of gases
  • Oscillations and waves
  • Electrostatics
  • Current electricity
  • Magnetic effects of current and magnetism
  • Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents
  • Electromagnetic waves
  • Optics
  • Dual nature of matter and radiation
  • Atoms and nuclei
  • Electronic devices
  • Communication systems


Section A - physical chemistry

  • Some basic concepts in chemistry
  • States of matter
  • Atomic structure
  • Chemical bonding and molecular structure
  • Chemical thermodynamics
  • Solutions
  • Equilibrium
  • Redox reactions and electrochemistry
  • Chemical kinetics
  • Surface chemistry

Section B - Inorganic Chemistry

  • Classification of elements and periodicity in properties
  • General principles and processes of isolation of metals
  • Hydrogen
  • Block elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals)
  • Block elements group 13 to group 18 elements
  • D - and f - block elements
  • Co-ordination compounds
  • Environmental chemistry

Section C - Organic Chemistry

  • Purification and characterisation of organic compounds
  • Some basic principles of organic chemistry
  • Hydrocarbons
  • Organic compounds containing halogens
  • Organic compounds containing oxygen
  • Organic compounds containing nitrogen
  • Polymers
  • Biomolecules
  • Chemistry in everyday life
  • Principles related to practical chemistry


  • Sets, relations and functions
  • Complex numbers and quadratic equations
  • Matrices and determinants
  • Permutations and combinations
  • Mathematical induction
  • Binomial theorem and its simple applications
  • Sequences and series
  • LBW, continuity and differentiability
  • Integral calculus
  • Differential equations
  • Co-ordinate geometry
  • Three-dimensional geometry
  • Vector algebra
  • Statistics and probability
  • Trigonometry
  • Mathematical Reasoning

JEE Main 2018 Syllabus for Paper II (Aptitude Test B. Arch and B. Planning)

Part – I

Awareness of persons, places, Buildings, Materials.) Objects, Texture related to Architecture and building environment. Visualising three-dimensional objects from two-dimensional drawings. Visualising. different sides of three-dimensional objects. Analytical Reasoning Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical and Verbal).

Part - II

Three dimensional - perception: Understanding and appreciation of scale and proportion of objects, building forms and elements, colour texture, harmony and contrast. Design and drawing of geometrical or abstract shapes and patterns in pencil. Transformation of forms both 2 D and 3 D union, subtraction, rotation, development of surfaces and volumes, Generation of Plan, elevations and 3 D views of objects. Creating two dimensional and three dimensional compositions using given shapes and forms.

Sketching of scenes and activities from memory of urban scape (public space, market, festivals, street scenes, monuments, recreational spaces etc.), landscape (river fronts, jungles. gardens, trees, plants etc.) and rural life.

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JEE Main 2018 syllabus make available information about topics and chapters that will appear in JEE Main paper-1 and paper-2 examination. Both the papers are for different sequences, so, the syllabus is also different for both the paper.

JEE Main 2018 syllabus for paper-1 covers significant chapters from physics, Chemistry and Mathematics that were learnt in 11th and 12th standard of CBSE, ICSE and other boards.

Jee Main 2018 Syllabus Paper-2 syllabus covering of Mathematics, aptitude test and drawing.

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The detailed syllabus of JEE mains exam is for both paper 1 and paper 2. Those who want admissions for B.Tech have to be appeared in paper 1 and for B.Arch. in paper 2. Check the syllabus according to your course in which you want to appear.

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