NEET Course Syllabus

An Overview of NEET Exam Syllabus

The exam syllabus for NEET is taken from the topics at the Class XI and XII levels of CBSE. One can also find the exam syllabus and every other information related to the exam at the official website of NEET.

The NEET 2018 syllabus was as follows:


Class XI level Class XII level
Properties of Bulk Matter, Atoms and Nuclei,
Laws of Motion, Current Electricity,
Kinematics, Work, Energy and Power, Electromagnetic Waves,
Motion System of Particles and Rigid Body, Magnetic Effects - Current and Magnetism,
Gravitation, Electrostatics,
Oscillations and Waves, Optics,
Thermodynamics, Dual Nature - Matter & Radiation,
Behaviour of the Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory Electronic Devices,
- Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents


Class XI level Class XII level
Basic Concepts - Chemistry, Electrochemistry,
Redox Reactions, Solid State,
Structure of Atom, Surface Chemistry,
Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure, Solutions,
Thermodynamics, Chemical Kinetics,
States of Matter: Gases & Liquids, Coordination Compounds,
Hydrocarbons, p-Block Elements, d and f Block Elements,
Equilibrium, Haloalkanes and Haloarenes,
Hydrogen, Biomolecules,
s-Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline Earth Metals), Polymers,
Organic Chemistry-Some Basic Principles and Techniques, Alcohols, Phenols, and Ethers,
Environmental Chemistry, Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen,
Some p-Block Elements Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids,
Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties, Chemistry in Everyday Life
- General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements,


Class XI level Class XII level
Structural Organisation in Animals and Plants, Ecology and Environment,
Diversity in Living World, Reproduction, Genetics, and Evolution,
Human physiology, Biology and Human Welfare,
Cell Structure and Function, Biotechnology and Its Applications
Plant Physiology -

NEET Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for NEET consists a total of 180 multiple choice questions from Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. These should be answered by marking responses in OMR paper. The candidates get an additional four marks for every correct answer and -1 for every wrong answer. The breakup of questions from each subject is as follows -

Physics - 45 questions Chemistry - 45 questions Biology - 90 questions

There are no subjective questions in NEET and the exam is conducted in English, Hindi and other vernacular languages of the country.