KCET Syllabus 2020
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KCET Syllabus 2020 - Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) will release the syllabus of KCET 2020 along with the official notification. Candidates must be aware of KCET syllabus 2020 in order to prepare a better exam strategy for the entrance exam. Knowledge of KCET 2020 syllabus will help the candidates to study the right topics to ace the entrance exam. The authorities will release separate KCET 2020 syllabus for all the sections of the exam. With the help of this subject-wise syllabus of KCET 2020, candidates will be able to prepare a proper study plan along with dividing their available time for each section of the exam. KCET is an offline entrance exam conducted for admission in various engineering courses in Government/ University/ Private Aided/Private un-aided institutions in Karnataka State. Read the full article to know more about KCET Syllabus 2020.

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The application form of KCET 2020 will be released tentatively in the first week of February. Candidates will be able to apply online for KCET 2020.

KCET Syllabus 2020

The syllabus of KCET 2020 will be based on the first and second PUC syllabi prescribed by the Department of Pre-University Education of Karnataka State. Candidates can refer the following table to know about the subject-wise syllabus of KCET 2020.

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KCET Syllabus 2020 - Physics

First Year PUC Syllabus

Second Year PUC Syllabus

  • Physical World

  • Units and Measurements

  • Motion in a Straight Line

  • Motion in a Plane

  • Laws of Motion

  • Work, Energy & Power

  • Systems of Particles and Rotational Motion Gravitation

  • Mechanical Properties of Solids

  • Mechanical Properties of Fluids

  • Thermal Properties of Matter

  • Thermodynamics, Kinetic Theory

  • Oscillations

  • Waves

  • Electric Charges and Fields

  • Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance

  • Current Electricity

  • Moving Charges and Magnetism

  • Magnetism and Matter

  • Electromagnetic Induction

  • Alternating Current

  • Electromagnetic Waves

  • Ray Optics and Optical Instruments

  • Wave Optics

  • Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter

  • Atoms

  • Nuclei

  • Semiconductor Electronics

  • Communication Systems

KCET Syllabus 2020 - Chemistry

First Year PUC Syllabus

Second Year PUC Syllabus

  • Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry

  • Structure of Atom

  • Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties

  • Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure States of Matter Gases and Liquids Thermodynamics

  • Equilibrium

  • Redox reactions

  • Hydrogen

  • s – Block Elements

  • Some p – Block Elements

  • Organic Chemistry – Some basic principles & Techniques

  • Hydrocarbons

  • Environmental chemistry

  • Solid State

  • Solutions

  • Electrochemistry

  • Chemical Kinetics, Surface chemistry

  • General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements

  • p-Block Elements

  • d and f Block Elements

  • Coordination Compounds

  • Haloalkanes and Haloarenes

  • Alcohols

  • Phenols and Ethers

  • Aldehydes

  • Ketones and Carboxylic acids

  • Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen Biomolecules

  • Polymers

  • Chemistry in Everyday Life

KCET Syllabus 2020 - Mathematics

First Year PUC Syllabus

Second Year PUC Syllabus

  • Sets, Relations & Functions

  • Trigonometric Functions

  • Principle of Mathematical Induction

  • Complex numbers and Quadratic equations Linear Inequalities

  • Permutations and Combination

  • Binomial Theorem

  • Sequence & Series

  • Straight Lines

  • Conic Sections,

  • Introduction to 3D-Geometry

  • Limits & Derivatives

  • Mathematical Reasoning

  • Statistics

  • Probability

  • Relations & Functions,

  • Inverse Trigonometric functions

  • Matrices

  • Determinants

  • Continuity and Differentiability

  • Application of Derivatives

  • Integrals

  • Application of Integrals

  • Differential Equations

  • Vector Algebra

  • Three Dimensional Geometry

  • Linear Programming

  • Probability

KCET Exam Pattern 2020

Candidates are also advised to check the exam pattern of KCET 2020 in order to have an overview of the exam. Knowledge of KCET exam pattern 2020 will help candidates in knowing the number of questions, number of sections, type of questions, etc. of the entrance exam. KCET 2020 is a pen-paper based exam which will be conducted in two days and three sessions- Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. Each subject will have 60 multiple-choice questions and will be of 80 minutes. Candidates will be allotted 1 mark for each correct answer and there will be no negative marking.

All the information in this article is based on previous year’s notification and brochure. The latest information will be updated here as soon as it is available on the official website.

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_Abhishek_Vatsya Student Expert 20th Nov, 2019
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what is the the difference between KCET and JEE exam? can I get into medical through KCET exam?

Aditya kumar Student Expert 19th Nov, 2019
Hello there!
  • Karnataka Common Entrance Test which is popularly known as KCET is a state level  entrance exam which is conducted to provide admission in various Engineering, B. Pharm and Farm Science courses in Government/ University/ Private Aided/Private un-aided institutions in Karnataka State . For detailed information about kcet go through

No you cannot get into medical colleges through kcet, you need to clear neet exam to get into medical colleges as neet is the only gateway to all the medical colleges of India including all the aiims and Jipmer as well. For detailed information about neet go through https://medicine.careers360.com/articles/neet/amp

  • coming to jee exam , it is a national-level entrance  and actually  there are two exams namely  jee mains and then jee advance,in order to be eligible for appearing in jee advance, qualifying jee mains is mandatory. Jee mains is an entrance conducted for admissions into engineering colleges like NITS, state government engineering colleges and private engineering institutions while jee advance is for providing admission in IITS. For detailed information about jee mains go through https://engineering.careers360.com/exams/jee-main


What should be my ranking in KCET to join best colleges in Bsc agriculture and is it only PCB ranking? Please guide me about this course.

Shudhanshu Gupta Student Expert 19th Nov, 2019
Yes, for BSC in agriculture your physics ,chemistry and biology marks will count , bsc agriculture is a 4 year undergraduate professional course offered by various different universities and colleges in India,
If you want to know about your chances in the best colleges through k CET then I will suggest you to go with the below link where you will see previous year cut off list of k CET and top most colleges will be the best colleges.
Best of luck.

I am from Tamil Nadu can I attend kcet karnataka

Aditi Amrendra Student Expert 14th Nov, 2019

KCET is state level entrance exam.You need to have a domicile of karnataka to apply for KCET or you must have studied 7 years in Karnataka and know very basic Kannada.
But if you don't have any of this then you can appear in COMEDK to get admission to Karnataka colleges.

Click on the link to know more about eligibility.


I hope this helps.

Please any one can share the KCET cut off 2019 of SDM College of engineering and technology, Dharwad for Different Branch?

Siddhi Shenoy 13th Nov, 2019

Hi aspirant,

The Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara College of Engineering And Technology is situated in Dharwad and offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate and research courses in the fields of Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Computer and many more. It takes admissions on the basis of 10+2 result, KCET scores and COMEDK exam results.

You can check your predicated rank for this college using this link:


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