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  • Last Modified 16-01-2023

JKCET Syllabus 2023: Check Subject-Wise Syllabus


JKCET Syllabus 2023: The Jammu and Kashmir Common Entrance Test 2023 will be scheduled in May every year. The application form for the exam will likely be available from March to April 2023 on the official website. Candidates have a lot of time to prepare for the upcoming exam, but they must have complete knowledge of the JKCET syllabus.

The exam is conducted annually for the UT students of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh. The JKCET is the most important exam and is the gateway for admission into top engineering colleges in Jammu and Kashmir. The candidates can find all the important information related to the JKCET topics in this article. Read on to know the complete details.

JKCET Syllabus 2023: Overview

Before getting into the details of the JKCET syllabus, let us first have an overview of the exam. Check the table below for more details.

Mode of ExamOnline
Number of Papers1
Number of SubjectsThree (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)
Question Paper TypeMultiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Negative Marking0.25
Number of Questions180 Questions (60 questions in each section)
Basis of QuestionsQuestions are based on understanding, application, and knowledge of subjects in 10+2

Let us now go through the detailed JKCET syllabus for each of the three subjects.

JKCET Syllabus for Physics

JKCET Syllabus for Physics comprises 20 units as listed below:

Chapter NumberChapter Name
1Physical World and Measurement
3Laws of Motion
4Work, Energy and Power
5Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body
7Properties of Bulk Matter
9Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory
10Oscillations and Waves
12Current Electricity
13Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
14Electromagnetic Induction and Alternate Currents
15Electromagnetic Waves
17Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
18Atoms and Nuclei
19Electronic Devices
20Communication System

JKCET Syllabus for Chemistry

JKCET Syllabus for Chemistry consists of 20 units:

Chapter NumberChapter Name
1Chemical Arithmetic & Atomic Structure
2Chemical Equilibrium
3Chemical Kinetics
5Chemical Thermodynamics
6Redox Reactions and Electrochemistry
7Solid State & State of Matter
8Surface Chemistry
9Periodic Properties
10Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
11Chemistry of Representative Elements
12Transition Elements including Lanthanoids
13Co-ordination Chemistry
14Nomenclature and Basic concepts in Organic Chemistry
16Organic Chemistry based on Functional Group I
17Organic Chemistry based on Function Group II
18Organic Chemistry based on Function Group III
19Molecules of Life

JKCET Syllabus for Mathematics

The mathematics section comprises 10 units. This section has quite a lot of topics under each unit.

Chapter NumberChapter Name
1Sets, Relations, and Functions
2Complex Number, Linear Inequation, Linear Programming
3Sequence and Series, Permutation and Combination & Binomial Theorem
4Trigonometric and Inverse Trigonometry Functions
5Matrices and Determinants
6Limit, Continuity, and Differentiation
7Integration and Differential Equations
8Straight Lines and Conic Sections
9Statistics and Probability
10Vectors and Three-Dimensional Geometry

JKCET Exam Pattern 2023

Now you know the detailed JKCET syllabus. Go through the JKCET exam pattern as well. Candidates are advised to understand the exam pattern and mark distribution. It helps to understand the marking scheme and improve time management. The total duration of the exam is 3 hours.

SubjectsNo.of Questions/ Maximum Marks
Physics60/ 60
Chemistry60/ 60
Mathematics60/ 60
Total180/ 180

FAQs on JKCET Syllabus 2023

Read some of the most frequently asked questions about JKCET Syllabus 2023 below:

Q: Who is responsible for conducting the JKCET 2023?

Ans: The J&K Board of Professional Entrance Examination will administer JKCET in 2023.

Q: How many questions will be asked in JKCET 2023?

Ans: A total of 180 questions will be asked in JKCET 2023.

Q: When will JKBOPEE conduct JKCET 2023?

Ans: JKBOPEE will conduct the JKCET 2023 tentatively in May, and the exact dates will be announced on the official website.

Q: How many questions will be asked from each section in JKCET 2023?

Ans: 60 questions in Physics, Chemistry and Maths will be asked in JKCET 2023.

Q: Is there a negative marking in JKCET 2023?

Ans: There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer in JKCET 2023.

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