JEE Advanced Syllabus 2018


JEE Advanced Syllabus 2018JEE Advanced Syllabus 2018The syllabus of JEE Advanced comprises the units and topics from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics that candidates need to study for the entrance examination. JEE Advanced syllabus is based on class 11 and 12 syllabi. JEE Advanced syllabus 2018 is important as questions in the exam will be asked from the prescribed syllabus. JEE Advanced will be conducted in the computer-based test (CBT) mode by IIT Kanpur on May 20, 2018. Students have to attempt two compulsory papers- paper 1 and paper 2. The syllabus of JEE Advanced prescribed for both the papers is same. Candidates seeking admission in the 23 IITs must have an understanding of the topics prescribed for each subject to prepare for JEE Advanced. Candidates can download JEE Advanced syllabus 2018 below on this page. Along with it, candidates can also check the exam pattern and the list of reference books for a more effective preparation.


JEE Advanced Syllabus 2018

JEE Advanced syllabus is crucial for candidates who want to appear in the entrance examination. Both the papers of JEE Advanced 2018 will have questions from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. The syllabus of JEE Advanced will help candidates to know about the topics that they need to study for the examination.

JEE Advanced Syllabus 2018 – Physics

In JEE Advanced 2017, questions from Physics in paper 2 was trickier as compared to paper 1. Majority of the questions were asked from Electrodynamics, Heat & Dynamics, Mechanics, Modern Physics, Optics etc. The units included in JEE Advanced syllabus for Physics is given below:

JEE Advanced Physics Syllabus

S.No. Units
1. General
2. Mechanics
3. Thermal Physics
4. Electricity and magnetism
5. Optics
6. Modern Physics

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JEE Advanced Syllabus 2018 – Chemistry

As per students who appeared in JEE Advanced 2017 and experts, Chemistry was the toughest in both the papers. The questions were tricky and overall the Chemistry section was conceptual. The syllabus defined for Chemistry includes the following units:

JEE Advanced Chemistry Syllabus

S.No. Units
1. Physical chemistry
2. Inorganic Chemistry
3. Organic Chemistry

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JEE Advanced Syllabus 2018 – Mathematics

The Mathematics section in both paper 1 and paper 2 of JEE Advanced 2017 was easy to moderate. In paper 1 questions were asked mainly from Algebra and Coordinate, while Paper 2 had questions from topics like Vector, 3D, Integral Calculus etc.

JEE Advanced Mathematics Syllabus

S.No. Units
1. Algebra
2. Trigonometry
3. Analytical Geometry
4. Differential Calculus
5. Integral Calculus
6. Vectors

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JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2018

The exam pattern of JEE Advanced in terms of question and marks distribution, marking scheme, type of questions etc. changes every year. Also, for the very first time, JEE Advanced will be a computer-based test and it will be administered by IIT Kanpur. Candidates can check JEE Advanced exam pattern below and accordingly prepare for the examination.

Previous year’s JEE Advanced Exam Pattern

Particular Details
Exam Mode Computer-based test
Duration 3 hours (each paper)
Language medium English and Hindi
Total number of questions 54 (in each paper)
Marking scheme 183 (in each paper)

Books to prepare for JEE Advanced 2018

After going through the syllabus of JEE Advanced, candidates can go through reference books. There are many books on Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics available that students can refer, to strengthen their understanding of topics. Candidates can check some of the best reference books recommended by experts for each subject from the table given below:

JEE Advanced 2018 reference books- Physics

Name of book Author’s Name
Problems in General Physics I.E. Irodov
Concepts of Physics H.C. Verma
Arihant Physics D.C. Pandey
Fundamentals of Physics Resnick, Halliday, Walker
Advanced Level Physics Nelson and Parker
Elements of Dynamics S.L. Loney
University Physics Sears and Zemansky

JEE Advanced 2018 reference books –

Name of Book Author’s Name
Organic Chemistry Morrison & Boyd
IIT Chemistry O.P Agarwal
General Chemistry Ebbing
Physical Chemistry P.W. Atkins
Numerical Chemistry R.C. Mukherjee
Concise Inorganic Chemistry J. D. Lee
Reaction mechanism in organic Chemistry Parmar and Chawla
Numerical Chemistry P. Bahadur

JEE Advanced 2018 reference books- Mathematics

Name of book Author’s Name
Mathematics R.S. Aggarwal
Calculus and analytic geometry Thomas and Finney
Problems in calculus of one variable I.A. Maron
Algebra made easy K.P. Basu
New Pattern Mathematics for IIT JEE M.L. Khanna
A problem book in Mathematical analysis G.N. Berman
New Pattern IIT JEE Mathematics Dr. SK Goyal

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