JEE Main Syllabus 2018 for Paper 1 & 2, Exam Pattern

JEE Main Syllabus 2018JEE Main Syllabus 2018 comprises of physics, chemistry, mathematics & architecure related subjects. The JEE Main 2018 exam is organized by the CBSE for engineering & architecture admissions in IITs, IIITs and NITs. JEE Main is a national level examination which is organized by the CBSE Board. Before preparing for exams, students should gather all the details regarding syllabus for better preparations. Through this article, candidates can check the officially prescribed JEE Main 2018 Syllabus.

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JEE Main Syllabus 2018

Before appearing for this exam candidate must have a complete information about the JEE Main syllabus. The JEE Main syllabus for paper 1 consist of total three subjects that are Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. The JEE Main syllabus for different subjects is mentioned below:

JEE Main Subject Wise Syllabus (Paper 1)

Candidates can check the JEE Main syllabus subject wise which comprises of syllabus of Physics, Chemistry and mathematics. Candidates must prepare for each subject in order to score well in the examination. Candidates may use NCERT books in order to prepare for JEE Main 2018. Here we have mentioned some important topics of syllabus from each subject:

Mathematics Syllabus:

Sets, Relations & Functions, Matrices & Determinants, Permutations & Combinations, Complex Numbers & Quadratic Equations, Binomial Theorem, Mathematical Induction, Limit, Sequences & Series, Differential Equations, Integral Calculus, Continuity & Differentiability, Three Dimensional Geometry, Co-ordinate Geometry, Statistics & Probability, Vector Algebra, Mathematical Reasoning and Trigonometry.

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Physics Syllabus:

Laws of Motion, Kinematics, Work, Energy & Power, Gravitation, Rotational Motion, Physics & Measurement, Properties of Solids & Liquids, Thermodynamics, Electrostatics, Oscillations & Waves, Kinetic Theory of Gases, Magnetic Effects of Current & Magnetism, Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating Currents, Current Electricity, Optics, Electromagnetic Waves, Dual Nature of Matter & Radiation, Electronic Devices, Atoms & Nuclei, Communication Systems, etc.

Chemistry Syllabus:

Physical Chemistry: Some Basic concepts in Chemistry, States of Matter, Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structure, Atomic Structure, Solutions, Redox Reactions & Electrochemistry, Equilibrium, Chemical Thermodynamics, Chemical Kinetics, Surface Chemistry, etc.

Inorganic Chemistry: General Principles & Process of Isolation of Metals, Hydrogen, p – Block Elements, s – Block Element, Co-ordination Compounds, d – and f – Block Elements, Classification of Elements & Periodicity in Properties, Environmental Chemistry, etc.

Organic Chemistry: Some Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry, Organic Compounds Containing Halogens, Purification & Characterisation of Organic Compounds, Hydrocarbons, Polymers, Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen, Organic Compounds Containing Oxygen, Bio Molecules, Principles Related to Practical Chemistry, Chemistry in Everyday Life, etc.

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JEE Main B.Arch Syllabus (Paper 2)

Below we have given the syllabus for B.Arch examination:

Mathematics Syllabus:

Sets, Relations and Functions , Quadratic Equations, Matrices and Determinants, Complex Numbers, Mathematical Induction, Sequences and Series , Limits, Continuity and Differentiability,, Applications of Binomial Theorem, Permutations and Combinations, Integral Calculus, Differential Equation, Vector Algebra, Co-ordinate Geometry, Three Dimensional Geometry, Trigonometry, Probability, Statistics, and Mathematical Reasoning.

Aptitude Test Syllabus:


Awareness of places, persons, Texture and objects related to Architecture and building environment, buildings and materials, Visualising 3D objects from 2D drawings, Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical and Verbal), Visualising different sides of 3D objects, Analytical Reasoning.


Three dimensional – perception: Understanding and appreciation of scale and proportion of objects, contrast and harmony. Drawing and designing of geometrical or abstract shapes and patterns in pencil, colour texture, building forms and elements, Transformation of forms both 2 D and 3 D union, subtraction, rotation, development of surface & volumes, Generation of Plan, Creating 2D and 3D compositions using given shapes and forms, Elevations and 3 D views of objects, Sketching of scenes & activities from memory of urban scapes (public space, festivals, market, street scenes, recreational spaces, monuments, etc.), landscape (gardens, trees, river fronts, jungles, plants etc.) and rural life.

The candidates who wish to pursue B.Arch in the two IITs, namely, IIT Roorkee or IIT Kharagpur, have to appear for AAT (Aptitude Awareness Test).

AAT Syllabus:

Freehand Drawing: Simple drawing showing the entire object in its right proportion and form, surface texture, and details of its components in suitable scale, relative location, Ordinary domestic or everyday life utilizable objects like equipment, furniture, etc.

Geometrical Drawing: Activities in geometrical drawing containing lines, triangles, angles, quadrilaterals, circles , polygons, elevation (side or front views) of simple solid objects like cones, prisms,  splayed surface holders, cylinders, cubes, Study of plan (aerial view), etc.

Three-dimensional Perception: Perception and appreciation of 3D forms with building elements, Visualization through constituting objects in memory, volume colour and orientation,.

Imagination and Aesthetic Sensitivity: Composition activity with given elements, Creativity test through uncommon innovative check with recognizable objects, Context mapping, Logic of colour grouping.

Architectural Awareness: General awareness and interest of famous architectural creations – within the country and outside, places and celebrities (architects, designers etc.).

JEE Main Exam Pattern

JEE Main Pattern comprises of questions from Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry. In JEE Main paper 1 questions will be asked from chemistry, physics and mathematics and paper 2 comprises of three parts that are aptitude test, drawing test and mathematics. Paper 1 will consist of total 90 objective type questions and total 30 questions will be asked from each subject. Paper 2 comprises of 30 questions from mathematics, 50 questions for aptitude test and 2 questions for drawing test.

Marking & Questions for Paper I (B.Tech)


Marking & Questions for Paper II (B.Arch)

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  1. Jyoti Gautam says:

    Please upload the detailed syllabus like …in Quadratic equation
    Does it invoves Harmonic Mean or not…..etc
    In each subject…

  2. Archana Gopan says:

    Sir ,
    For JEE -Advance , is that compulsory to qualify Part 1& 2 of JEE Main ?

  3. Manash Pratim Das says:

    How much marks should I get in jee mains 2nd paper to get admission in iit

  4. Aditya says:

    Is syllabus of jee mains and advance changes year by year

  5. teja bandaru says:

    i p e weightage is there or not for jee main

  6. Divya says:

    Is that true that the weightage of syllabus is for jee mains 2018?

  7. Your Name... says:

    Is it necessary to known about the basic concepts of jee syllabus b4 exam

  8. faizanahmad says:

    Sir,. give me chapter wise weightage for jee mains syllabus

  9. sumit Maurya says:

    Sir I got 68% marks in up board intermediate so what am I eligible for to do entrance for iit jee

  10. mahadev says:

    can you please tell me jee mains weightage

  11. Rishabh Rustagi says:

    The B.arch is best for future or not??
    becoz I want to do B.arch from delhi. but I think can’t got marks more than 60% but my barch entrance exam is going good on the behlf of it can I get admission in b.arch in IP University ?
    & plz suggest me the best collage for b.arch in *IP University*. Please help me..!!

  12. Katakam Devaharsha Siva Sai says:

    Will there be any negative marking in the JEE online exam?

  13. Rasmita Hembram says:

    Sir please give me syllabus questions paper -1

  14. Sreenu says:

    Sir,What is the percentage of each chapterin all subjets and also important chapters in all subjets

  15. shagufta khatoon says:

    To apply jee main exam students must need to be 12th passed?

  16. shagufta khatoon says:

    Is the date of submission of jee main passed?

  17. shagufta khatoon says:

    what is the exam date of jee main?

  18. abhishek kumar says:

    How much score in jee main paper 2 is enough to get a top nit

  19. Ansari Abdullah says:

    Thanks. I have got lots of information by it.

  20. Shrushti Bhosale says:

    I am applying for the entrance of btech only.
    Then do I have to give the paper 2???

  21. shwetank gupta says:

    Same 3 year paper

  22. saurabh sonvane says:

    How much marks need to apply the engineering government Autonomous college for obc category???? Please give me by email. ~ Maharashtra state

  23. saurabh sonvane says:

    I want jee main practice papers with solutions……

  24. piyush says:

    Sir / mam i am now studying in class 9 … what will i do for get good rank in IIT jee
    Please reply me and help me

  25. Veerpal Gurjar Payla says:

    How much percentage need to qualify the examination ?

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