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NEET Chapter Wise Weightage 2023: Know Important Topics


NEET Weightage: Candidates preparing for NEET must know the weightage of chapters in NEET 2023. Based on NEET chapter-wise weightage, candidates can prepare an excellent NEET 2023 preparation strategy to crack the exam. The important NEET chapters provided in this article will also help the candidates prepare their NEET Study Plan.

Candidates should strive to revise the most important topics for NEET on a regular basis. A good strategy involves determining which chapters are important and which need to be focused on. This article will help candidates find the NEET chapter-wise weightage for respective Physics, Chemistry, and Biology/ Biotechnology topics.

Latest Update on NEET 2022:
July 29, 2022: 
NEET 2022 Answer Key will be released soon on the official website.
July 18, 2022: 
Candidates can check the NEET 2022 question paper solution in PDF provided by Embibe.
July 12, 2022
NTA released NEET 2022 Admit card.

NEET Weightage 2023: Overview

Through the NEET exam 2023, candidates can enter various medical and dental colleges across India. Admissions will be given across 82,926 MBBS, 26,949 BDS, and 52,720 AYUSH seats. It will be done based on 541 MBBS colleges, including 278 government and 263 private colleges. So, before getting with the NEET chapter wise weightage, let us have a brief overview of the NEET exam:

Name of the Entrance ExamNational Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET)
Exam Conducting AuthorityNational Testing Agency (NTA)
Type of ExamNational Level Exam
Purpose of the ExamAdmissions in Medical, Dental, and Ayush Courses
Frequency of Exam ConductionOnce in a year
Category of the ExamUndergraduate
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Mode of Fee PaymentOnline
Mode of ExamOffline (Pen and Paper Mode)
Exam Duration3 hours 20 minutes
Maximum Marks720
Number of Questions180
Type of QuestionsMultiple-Choice Questions
Exam SyllabusPhysics, Chemistry, and Biology of class 11th & 12th
Official Websitentaneet.nic.in

NEET Physics Chapter Wise Marks Distribution 2023

The most important chapters for NEET Physics include Laws of Motion, System of Particle and Rigid Body, Thermodynamics, Magnetic Effect of Current & Magnetism, Current Electricity, etc. Subject matter experts here at Embibe suggest that all candidates must spend considerable time on these chapters.

Therefore, the reference materials and NCERT books become crucial, and numericals should be solved to get better marks. In the following section, candidates will find the NEET Physics chapter-wise weightage as per the NEET Physics Syllabus 2023.

The following table will help candidates under the NEET Physics chapter-wise weightage:

Physics Chapters And TopicsAverage Number of QuestionsNEET weightage of the chapter and topic (In percentage)
Centre of Mass (Chapter – System of Particles and Rotational Motion)11%
Kinematics (Chapters – Motion in a straight line, Motion in a Plane)12%
Laws of Motion37%
Mechanical Properties of Solids & Fluids23%
Rotational motion (Chapter – System of Particles and Rotational Motion)11%
Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body37%
Units and Measurement12%
Work, Energy and Power24%
Kinetic Theory 12%
Properties of Bulk Matter13%
Thermal Properties of Matter12%
Magnetic Effects of Current & Magnetism36%
Electric Charges & Fields12%
Electromagnetic Waves11%
Electrostatic Potential & Capacitance12%
Alternating Currents13%
Current Electricity36%
Electromagnetic Induction12%
Semiconductor Electronics: Materials, Devices and Simple Circuits36%
Atoms & Nuclei25%
Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter24%
Ray Optics & Optical Instrument35%
Wave optics24%

NEET 2023 Important Chapters for Physics

The following table will help candidates find important Physics topics:

Class XIClass XII
Physical World and MeasurementElectrostatics
KinematicsCurrent Electricity
Laws of MotionMagnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
Work, Energy and PowerElectromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
Motion of System of Particles and Rigid BodyElectromagnetic Waves
Properties of Bulk MatterDual Nature of Matter and Radiation
ThermodynamicsAtoms and Nuclei
Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic TheoryElectronic Devices
Oscillations and Waves

NEET Chemistry Chapter Wise Marks Distribution 2023

The Chemistry section of the NEET question paper consists of 45 questions. Three subsections of Chemistry are physical, inorganic and organic chemistry. Candidates can refer to the following table to have an understanding of the important chapters for NEET Chemistry section.

Chemistry Chapters Average Number of QuestionsNEET Chapter Wise Weightage
Inorganic Chemistry-I22%
Chemical Bonding49%
Periodic Table & Periodicity in Properties24%
Inorganic Chemistry-II12%
Coordination Compounds36%
d-block & f-block Elements24%
Qualitative Analysis12%
Organic Chemistry-I8%
General Organic Chemistry25%
Organic Chemistry-II26%
Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids23%
Alkyl Halide, Alcohol & Ether24%
Aromatic Compounds36%
Carbonyl Compounds24%
Organic Compounds containing nitrogen23%
Chemistry in Everyday Life23%
Environmental chemistry12%
IUPAC & Isomerism24%
Practical Organic Chemistry12%
Physical Chemistry-I17%
Atomic Structure & Nuclear Chemistry13%
Chemical Equilibrium13%
Ionic Equilibrium24%
Redox Reactions12%
Gaseous State13%
Mole Concept25%
Thermodynamics and Thermochemistry13%
Physical Chemistry-II15%
Chemical Kinetics24%
Solid State13%
Solution & Colligative Properties24%
Surface Chemistry12%

NEET 2023 Important Chapters for Chemistry

The following list will dictate the important chapters for NEET Chemistry section. The syllabus curation is done based on the NEET syllabus 2023 released through the official brochure. Candidates can refer to the table below.

Class XIClass XII
Some Basic Concepts of ChemistrySolid-state
Structure of AtomSolutions
Classification of Elements and Periodicity in PropertiesElectrochemistry
Chemical Bonding and Molecular StructureChemical Kinetics
States of Matter: Gases and LiquidsSurface Chemistry
ThermodynamicsGeneral Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
Equilibriump-Block elements
Redox Reactionsd and f Block Elements
HydrogenCoordination Compounds
s-Block ElementsHaloalkanes and Haloarenes
p-Block ElementsAlcohols, Phenols and Ethers
Organic Chemistry: Some Basic Principles and TechniquesAldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
HydrocarbonsOrganic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
Environmental ChemistryBiomolecules
Chemistry in Everyday Life

NEET Biology Chapter Wise Marks Distribution 2023

Biology/Biotechnology consists of the maximal weightage in the entire question paper. The biology section consists of a total of 90 questions, divided into 45 questions for Botany and Zoology. The table in the section below will help candidates understand the NEET Biology chapter-wise weightage.

NEET 2023 Chapter Wise Marks Distribution for Biology

The following table will help candidates to understand the NEET Biology chapter-wise weightage.

Biology Chapters and topicsAverage no. of Questions from the chapterWeightage of the chapter and topic (In percentage)
Plant Diversity712%
Plant Anatomy24%
Morphology of Flowering Plants47%
Cell Structure & Function610%
Plant Physiology813%
Plant Reproduction59%
Genetics and Evolution1524%
Ecology and Environment1016%
Total 100%
Animal Kingdom310%
Structural Organisation in Animals25%
Human Physiology1345%
Human Reproduction & Reproductive Health518%
Origin & Evolution310%
Animal husbandry13%
Biology and Human Welfare12%
Human Health & Diseases39%

NEET 2023 Important Chapters for Biology

The NEET syllabus for biology is essential for all NEET aspirants since this subject has the most prominence in the paper. The NEET syllabus for 2023 is given below, based on the core syllabus released by NTA in the official brochure. Candidates can find the table below for important chapters for NEET Biology section.

Class XIClass XII
Diversity in Living WorldReproduction
Structural Organisation in Animals and PlantGenetics and Evolution
Cell Structure and FunctionBiology and Human Welfare
Plant PhysiologyBiotechnology and its Applications
Human PhysiologyEcology and Environment

NEET Syllabus 2023: Best Books 

Candidates can crack the NEET exam by selecting some of the best study materials for preparation and regularly giving mock tests. At Embibe, candidates can get all the NCERT book solutions and exam questions for! 

As aspirants now know about NEET chapter-wise weightage and important chapters for NEET. Here is a list of some of the best books candidates can go through to get good scores in their NEET exam 2023. The NEET books given over here are recommended by our subject-matter experts here at Embibe, and the previous years’ toppers also choose these over.

The following table will help candidates find the best books for NEET 2023 examination.

Best NEET Books for PhysicsBest NEET Books for BiologyBest NEET Books for Chemistry
40 Days Physics for NEET by S B TripathiObjective Biology (Vol 1, 2 & 3), Dinesh PublicationsModern’s ABC of Chemistry (Part 1 & 2)
NCERT Physics by Anil Aggarwal40 Days Biology for NEET by S Chakravarty40 Days Chemistry for NEET by Sudhanshu Thakur
Concepts of Competition Physics for CBSE PMT by AgarwalMedical Entrances Biology (Vol 1, 2 & 3) by Mamta R Solanki & Lalita Ghotik (Target Publications)Objective Chemistry (Volume I, II & III)
Fundamentals of Physics by Halliday, Resnick, and WalkerExploring Biology (Vol 1 & 2) by Sanjay Sharma & Sudhakar Banerjee (Arihant Publications)Organic Chemistry by Himanshu Pandey (GRB Publication)
Concepts of Physics by H C Verma Physical Chemistry by OP Tandon (G R Bathla Publications)

FAQs on NEET Chapter Wise Marks Distribution 2023

Here are some frequently asked questions on NEET chapter-wise weightage 2023:

Q1. What is the best book for Physics for the NEET 2023 exam?

Ans. Candidates must refer to the NCERT Physics book for the NEET exam 2023. Also, they can go for DC Pandey’s Physics book for more theoretical concepts and numericals coverage.

Q2. Is NCERT Botany enough to appear for NEET 2023 exam?

Ans. The NCERT book for Botany is enough for NEET 2023. However, candidates can study some of the other reference books like Pradeep Guide on Biology or Trueman’s Biology Vol I and II to get better scores.

Q3. How to score 650+ in NEET 2023?

Ans. To score 650 above, candidates need to answer 165 correct answers with no errors.

Q4. Is NEET biology tough?

Ans. Biology is one of the scoring subjects in the NEET examination 2023. Chapter-wise mock tests and previous year sample papers can help candidates get better marks in their NEET exams.

Q5. Do I need to read the Gravitation chapter in Physics for NEET 2023?

Ans. The gravitation chapter generally goes with a 3% weightage in the NEET examination as per NEET Physics chapter-wise weightage trends. To score well, candidates must prepare for Gravitation numericals since numerical-based questions can come from the chapter.

Q6. Are NCERT books enough for the NEET examination?

Ans. NCERT books are good for qualifying for NEET 2023, but candidates must practice and solve some of the other reference books to score well.

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