**KCET Syllabus 2021:** Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) prescribes the syllabus of **KCET** exam every year. It is advised that the candidates study and prepare for the exam keeping the KCET syllabus prescribed by the authorities in their minds. This will help them strategize effectively, perform better and increase the chances of their selection. We have provided the KCET syllabus separately for Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics right here in this article.

Having a strong command over the KCET 2021 syllabus is very important in order to crack the examination with flying colours. Candidates should have a detailed understanding of all the topics in the syllabus. The KCET question paper for engineering consists of a total number of 180 questions with 60 questions from each of the three sections – Physics, Chemistry, and Maths. To know about the KCET syllabus 2021 in detail along with the exam pattern, applicants can have a look at the article jotted below.

## KCET Syllabus 2021

Before we get into the details of KCET Syllabus 2021, let’s take a quick overview of the exam:

Name of the Exam | Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET 2021) |

Conducting Body | Karnataka Examination Authority |

Category of Exam | Under-graduate |

Examination Level | State-Level |

Examination Mode | Offline (Pen Paper Mode) |

Language | English and Kannada |

Type of Questions | Multiple choice questions (MCQs) |

Time Duration | 1 Hour 20 minutes (Exam I, II) |

Mode of Application | Online |

Exam Purpose | For B.Tech admissions into the participating institutes of the Karnataka state |

Official Wesbite | cetonline.karnataka.gov.in/kea/ |

Let us now look into the detailed KCET 2021 syllabus for Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as released by KEA.

### KCET Syllabus for Physics

Here is the KCET Physics syllabus:

### KCET Syllabus for Chemistry

Below we have provided KCET Chemistry syllabus:

### KCET Syllabus for Mathematics

The KCET Maths syllabus is tabulated below:

I and II Year PUC KCET Syllabus |

Integral Calculus:1. Area Under Curves2. Definite Integration3. Differential Equation4. Indefinite Integration |

Algebra:1. Quadratic Equations2. Sequences and Series 3. Binomial Theorem 4. Permutation and Combination 5. Complex Numbers 6. Matrices and Determinants 7. Probability 8. Mathematical Induction 9. Set Theory and Relations |

Coordinate Geometry:1. Circle2. Ellipse 3. Hyperbola 4. Parabola 5. Point and Straight Line 6. Vector 7. Three Dimensional Geometrical System |

Differential Calculus:1. Continuity and Differentiability2. Differential Coefficient 3. Application of Derivatives 4. Functions 5. Limits |

Trigonometry:1. Properties of Triangles2. Trigonometrical Ratios, Functions and Identities 3. Inverse Trigonometric Functions 4. Trigonometrical Equations and Inequations 5. Heights and Distances |

Statistics and Mathematical Reasoning:1. Statistics2. Mathematical Reasoning |

### KCET 2021 Exam Pattern

Candidates must have a clear understanding of the **KCET exam pattern**. The KCET consists of questions from Physics, Chemistry, and Maths. The number of questions, maximum marks and time duration for each of the three subjects is tabulated below.

Subjects |
| Time Duration |

Mathematics | 60 / 60 | 80 minutes |

Physics | 60 / 60 | 80 minutes |

Chemistry | 60 / 60 | 80 minutes |

Total | 180 / 180 | 240 minutes or 4 hours |

There is also the Kannada Language Test for candidates from Horanadu and Gadinadu Kannadiga. The Kannada Language Test has 60 questions.

### Books For KCET Preparation

The best books for KCET preparation are as under:

- NCERT for Class 11 and 12
- 16 Years Solved Papers Karnataka CET Engineering Entrance 2021 by Arihant Publications
- Karnataka CET Explorer – Engineering by MTG Publications
- Objective Biology – Chapter-wise MCQ for AIPMT/ AIIMS/ KCET 2nd Edition
- Objective Chemistry – Chapter-wise MCQ for JEE Main/ BITSAT/ AIPMT/ AIIMS/ KCET 2nd Edition
- Objective Physics – Chapter-wise MCQ for JEE Main/ BITSAT/ AIPMT/ AIIMS/ KCET 2nd Edition

### Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) On KCET Syllabus 2021

Check the FAQs that students generally look for regarding Karnataka CET syllabus:

**Q1: Is NCERT enough for KCET?**

**Ans:** Yes, since the syllabus of KCET is the same as that given in NCERT books, solving the questions based on these topics will be sufficient.

**Q2: Is there any negative marking in KCET 2021?**

**Ans:** No, there is no negative marking in the exam.

**Q3: How many subjects are there in the KCET syllabus for Engineering?**

**Ans:** There are three main subjects i.e. Physics, Chemistry and Maths.

**Q4: How can I prepare for KCET 2021?**

**Ans:** To prepare for KCET 2021, you must first know the syllabus of the exam. The next things should be getting familiar with the exam pattern and covering all the chapters. Once you have completed, you must take mock tests to improve your score.

Now that you know everything about the KCET Syllabus 2021, we hope that this article proves to be helpful for you. If you have any queries, feel free to ask us in the comments section below and we will get back to you at the earliest.

*Embibe wishes you good luck for KCET 2021!*

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