NEET Syllabus 2020

NEET Syllabus 2020 comprises of topics covered in class 11th and 12th Physics, Chemistry and Biology syllabus. NEET or National Eligibility cum Entrance Test is a national level medical entrance examination conducted by the NTA(National Testing Agency) for candidates aspiring for MBBS or BDS courses in private or government medical colleges in India. NTA will prepare NEET 2020 question paper based on the syllabus prescribed by MCI (Medical Council of India).

The syllabus is structured by MCI after considering the syllabus prescribed by various State boards as well as the syllabus prescribed by CBSE, NCERT, and COBSE in class 11 and 12 Physics, Chemistry and Biology to ensure the uniformity in the medical education across the country. Getting familiar with the syllabus can ensure a thorough preparation of each and every topic included in the NEET syllabus 2020.

NEET Syllabus 2020

Due to the vastness of syllabus and the level of competition, it is considered as one of the toughest competitive exams across the globe. Before starting your NEET preparations the students are advised to know each and every topic included in the syllabus. The purpose of NEET Syllabus is to help NEET 2020 aspirants know what content has to be prepared. Cracking NEET is not a tedious task if you plan your preparations wisely. Knowing the NEET syllabus will give you a clear understanding of marks allotment and the important concepts you need to focus on.

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NEET Syllabus 2020 – Physics

Class 11th Syllabus

Class 12th Syllabus

Physical world and measurement Electro statistics
Kinematics Current Electricity
Laws of Motion Magnetic effects of Current and Magnetism
Work, Energy, and Power Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents
Motion of systems of particles and rigid body Electromagnetic waves
Gravitation Optics
Properties of Bulk Matter Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
Thermodynamics Atoms and Nuclei
Behavior of Perfect Gas and Kinetic theory Electronic Devices
Oscillations and wave

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NEET Syllabus 2020 – Chemistry

Class 11th Syllabus Class 12th Syllabus
Some basic concepts of Chemistry Solid state
Structure of atom Solutions
Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties Electrochemistry
Chemical Bonding and Molecular structure Chemical Kinetics
States of Matter: Gases and liquids Surface Chemistry
Thermodynamics General principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
Equilibrium P Block elements
Redox reactions D and F block elements
Hydrogen Coordination compounds
s-Block elements (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals) Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
Some p-Block elements Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
Organic Chemistry – Some basic principles and techniques Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
Hydrocarbons Organic compounds containing Nitrogen
Environmental chemistry Biomolecules, Polymers and Chemistry in everyday life

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NEET Syllabus 2020 – Biology

Class 11th Syllabus Class 12th Syllabus
Diversity in the Living World Reproduction
Structural Organisation – Plants and Animals Genetics and Evolution
Cell Structure and Function Biology and Human welfare
Plant Physiology Biotechnology and its applications
Human physiology Ecology and environment

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NEET Syllabus Analysis:


Based on the previous year’s question paper analysis, the unit-wise marks distribution of important topics included in NEET Syllabus 2020 Physics Section are given below:

Class 11th Syllabus Weightage
Physical world and measurement 2%
Kinematics 3%
Laws of Motion 3%
Work, Energy, and Power 4%
Motion of systems of particles and rigid body 5%
Gravitation 2%
Properties of Bulk Matter 3%
Thermodynamics 9%
Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic theory 3%
Oscillations and wave 3%
Class 12th Syllabus Weightage
Electro statistics 9%
Current Electricity 8%
Magnetic effects of Current and Magnetism 5%
Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents 8%
Electromagnetic waves 5%
Optics 10%
Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation 6%
Atoms and Nuclei 3%
Electronic Devices 9%

physics syllabus analysis

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On the basis of last year’s question paper analysis, the units wise marks distribution of NEET Syllabus 2020 Chemistry Section (Organic, inorganic and physical chemistry) is given below:

Class 11th Syllabus Weightage
Basic Concepts of Chemistry 1%
Structure of Atom 2%
Classification of Elements & Periodicity in Properties 2%
Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure 5%
States of Matter: Gases and Liquids 2%
Thermodynamics 8%
Equilibrium 6%
Redox Reactions 3%
Hydrogen 3%
s-Block Elements 2%
Some p-Block Elements 2%
Organic Chemistry: Basic Principles & Techniques 4%
Hydrocarbons 3%
Environmental Chemistry 2%
Class 12th Syllabus Weightage*
Solid State 2%
Solutions 5%
Electrochemistry 2%
Chemical Kinetics 3%
Surface Chemistry 2%
Isolation of Elements 2%
p-Block Elements 5%
d- and f-Block Elements 4%
Coordination Compounds 9%
Haloalkanes and Haloarenes 3%
Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers 4%
Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids 4%
Organic Compounds containing Nitrogen 2%
Biomolecules 3%
Polymers 3%
Chemistry in Everyday Life 2%

NEET Chemistry syllabus analysis

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Given below is an analysis carried out for Biology based on previous trends of NEET biology

Class 11th Syllabus Weightage
Diversity of Living Organisms 14%
Structural Organisation in Plants & Animals 5%
Cell: Structure and Function 9%
Plant Physiology 6%
Human Physiology 20%


Class 12th Syllabus Weightage*
Reproduction 9%
Genetics and Evolution 18%
Biology and Human Welfare 9%
Biotechnology and its Applications 4%
Ecology and Environment 6%

NEET Biology syllabus analysis

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