JEE Advanced Syllabus 2018

Dec. 6, 2017 Plabita

JEE Advanced Syllabus 2018JEE Advanced Syllabus 2018 - The syllabus of JEE Advanced 2018 has been released by IIT Kanpur. JEE Advanced syllabus 2018 consist topics from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics that aspirants have to study. The syllabus of JEE Advanced is based on the class XI and XII curriculum. Candidates preparing for JEE Advanced scheduled to be held on May 20 must know the syllabus prescribed for the entrance examination. Questions in the entrance examination will be asked from JEE Advanced 2018 syllabus. Therefore, aspirants must cover all the topics prescribed in JEE Advanced 2018 syllabus for each subject. JEE Advanced 2018 is a computer-based test with two papers- paper 1 and paper 2. Both the papers are compulsory and each paper will be of 3 hours. Only the top 2, 24000 JEE Main qualifiers will be shortlisted for JEE Advanced 2018. Students who wish to take admission in the 23 IITs must go through JEE Advanced syllabus and prepare accordingly. The subject wise list of JEE Advanced Syllabus 2018 along with names of important books for each subject are given below on this page.


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

The syllabus of JEE Advanced for Physics includes six units. Under each unit, there are multiple topics that candidates have to study. 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 covered in JEE Advanced Physics syllabus below in the table:

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 questions 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 - Chemistry

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

Colleges accepting JEE Advanced

Manipal Institute of Technology
Manipal Institute of Technology
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Mody University
Mody University
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