JEE Main Syllabus 2020
- National Testing Agency has released the official JEE Main 2020 syllabus on September 2. NTA has also released the syllabus and sample questions for the newly added Planning section in Paper 2 of JEE Main. Candidates can access the syllabus of JEE Main 2020 from the article below in PDF to know important topics and plan their studies accordingly. Students can check out the JEE Main 2020 syllabus for Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics through this page. JEE Main 2020 Paper 2 will consist of Mathematics and General Aptitude along with drawing (B.Arch) and planning (B.Plan) sections. Candidates preparing for
can go through the subject wise important concepts and topics through the JEE Main syllabus 2020. With the help of syllabus students appearing for JEE Main can plan their studies and focus on topics that will require more time and concepts which can be mastered easily. Along with the syllabus of JEE Main, students can also check out the exam pattern and previous year question papers to get an idea about the difficulty level of exam, nature of questions asked and a lot more. Read the complete article to get detailed information about JEE Main syllabus 2020.
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JEE Main 2020
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The subject wise syllabus of JEE Main 2020 Paper 1 and Paper 2 is given below:
Complex numbers and quadratic equations
Matrices and determinants
Sets, relations and functions
Permutations and combinations
Limit, continuity and differentiability
Binomial theorem and its simple applications
Sequences and series
Statistics and probability
Physics and measurement
Work, energy and power
Properties of solids and liquids
Laws of motion
Oscillations and waves
Kinetic theory of gases
Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents
Magnetic effects of current and magnetism
Atoms and nuclei
Dual nature of matter and radiation
Some basic concepts in chemistry
States of matter
Chemical bonding and molecular structure
Redox reactions and electrochemistry
Purification and characterisation of organic compounds
Chemistry in everyday life
Principles related to practical chemistry
Organic compounds containing halogens
Organic compounds containing oxygen
Organic compounds containing nitrogen
Some basic principles of organic chemistry
Classification of elements and periodicity in properties
Block elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals)
P Block elements group 13 to group 18 elements
d- and f - block elements
General principles and processes of isolation of metals
Candidates can go through subject-wise JEE Main 2020 syllabus below:
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JEE Main Physics Syllabus
JEE Main Chemistry Syllabus
JEE Main Mathematics Syllabus
Awareness of persons, places, Buildings, Materials. Objects, Texture related to Architecture and build—environment. Visualising three-dimensional objects from two-dimensional drawings. Visualising. different sides of three-dimensional objects. Analytical Reasoning Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical and Verbal).
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 urbanscape (public space, market, festivals, street scenes, monuments, recreational spaces, ect.), landscape (river fronts, jungles, trees, plants, etc.) and rural life.
General Awareness regarding development issues, government programs/schemes etc., Comprehension, critical thinking and analytical skills, graphs, charts and map reading skills, simple statistics, CBSE class X Social Sciences topics.
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JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern
National Testing Agency will conduct JEE Main 2020 completely in online mode through Computer Based Test (CBT). The exam pattern of JEE Main 2020 is likely to be similar to the previous year edition of the entrance test. There will be two papers of JEE Main 2020 - Paper 1 for engineering aspirants and Paper 2 for students seeking admissions in architecture and planning courses.
Changes in JEE Main 2020 exam pattern
This year, the authorities have made new changes in the exam pattern of JEE Main 2020.
Given below is the paper-wise exam pattern of JEE Main 2020:
JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern - Paper 1
Mode of Examination
Computer-based test mode
Duration of exam
Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics
Number of questions
75 (20 + 5 numericals questions from each subject)
Type of Questions
Multiple Choice Questions having 4 options each with 1 correct option
Each correct response will be rewarded 4 marks; 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect response. Unattempted questions will not be marked.
Medium of paper
English or Hindi (Candidates from Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli can opt for Gujarati as well)
JEE Main Exam Pattern 2020 - Paper 2
Mode of exam
Mathematics and Aptitude test will be conducted in computer-based test mode, whereas Drawing test will be conducted in the pen-and-paper mode
Mathematics, General Aptitude, and Drawing skills
Total number of questions
77 for B.Arch Section (Mathematics 20 questions, Aptitude 50 and Drawing 2)
100 for B.Planning Section (Mathematics 20 questions, Aptitude 50 and Planning 25)
Nature of Questions
Maths and Aptitude will be Multiple Choice Questions while drawing section will have questions to test the drawing and sketching skills of the candidate
Every correct response will be awarded 4 marks; for each incorrect response 1 mark will be deducted. Marking will not be done for unattempted questions.
Total of 400 Marks
English or Hindi (Candidates from Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli can choose Gujarati as well)
Apart from going through the JEE Main syllabus 2020, candidate must also know what books are best for preparation of the national level entrance test. Looking at the diverse sylalbus of JEE Main 2020, students must have the right books to study that will assist you in their preparation. Given below is the list of recommended books for JEE Main 2020 preparation:
Problems in General Physics by I.E. Irodov
Elements of Dynamics by S.L.Loney
Concepts of Physics by H. C Verma Vol 1 and Vol 2
Advanced level Physics by Nelson and Parker
Fundamentals of Physics Resnick, Halliday, Walker
Arihant Physics by D. C. Pandey
Atkins' Physical Chemistry
Organic Chemistry by M.S. Chuahan
Inorganic Chemistry by J.D.Lee
Physical Chemistry by N Awasthi
Organic Chemistry by Paula Bruice Yurkanis
Inorganic Chemistry by O.P.Tandon
Higher Algebra by Hall Knight+ Bernard-child
Differential Calculus by Arihant
Class XI & XII by R.D. Sharma
Problems in Calculus of One Variable Algebra by I.A.Maron
Integral Calculus by Arihant
JEE Main Question Papers
Candidates preparing for
JEE Main 2020
can check the previous year’s question paper with solutions to get an idea of the exam. Students can attempt the JEE Main question papers to simulate the real exam and get a view of their preparations. Given below are previous year question papers of JEE Main:
JEE Main 2019 April Session
April 7, 2019 (Paper 2)
April 8, 2019 (Paper 1)
April 9, 2019 (Paper 1)
April 10, 2019 (Paper 1)
April 12, 2019 (Paper 1)
The syllabus of JEE Main 2020 will be similar to that of Class XII of CBSE. Mainly the topics and chapters might be the same for both of examination.
No. The syllabus of JEE Main 2019 Paper 1 and 2 is different.
Yes. Some questions from Class XI syllabus may also be present in the examination of JEE Main 2020.
There are few sections are not in JEE 2020 advance syllabus such as Environmental Chemistry, Semiconductor, Communication System, Mathematical Reasoning etc
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