JEE Advanced Syllabus 2021: As per the JEE Advanced Syllabus 2021, there will be 2 papers with 3 sections each (Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics). The exam authorities have previously declared the exam pattern & syllabus for JEE Advanced 2021 and we have detailed the complete exam pattern, marking scheme & syllabus. JEE Advanced 2021 will be conducted by IIT Kharagpur and if there is any change in pattern notified, we will be updating it here too.
JEE Advanced Syllabus 2021
The candidate who qualifies JEE Main Exam is eligible to appear for JEE Advanced Exam. However, the subjects are common in both exams but the level of questions is totally different and there are some additional topics in JEE Advanced Syllabus. Prepare for the JEE Advanced 2021 Exam which has been scheduled for 03rd October 2021 as per the JEE Advanced Syllabus 2021 and crack the exam in your first attempt.
JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2021
For JEE Advanced 2021, the aspirants have to appear for PaperI & PaperII and the exam will be conducted in an online mode. Have a look at the glance of JEE Advanced Exam Pattern from the below table.
JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2021  
Particulars  Details 
Language  English and Hindi 
Examination Mode  Computer Based Test (CBT) 
Duration of Exam  3 hours 
Papers in JEE Advanced 2021  Paper I & Paper II 
Sections  3 sections in each paper 
Subjects 

Nature of Questions 

Marking Scheme  Detailed below 
JEE Advanced Syllabus 2021
In the below section, we have covered detailed topics for each subject of JEE Advanced 2021 Exam. The applicants who are preparing for the upcoming JEE Advanced Exam 2021 must go through the JEE Advanced syllabus for their preparations. Bookmark this page and learn all the topics pointwise.
JEE Advanced Syllabus: Physics
The topics of Physics: General Physics, Mechanics, Thermal Physics, Electricity and magnetism, Optics, and Modern physics.
JEE Advanced Physics Syllabus  
Topics  Subtopics 
General Physics  Units and dimensions, dimensional analysis Least count, significant figures Methods of measurement and error analysis for physical quantities pertaining to the following experiments:

Mechanics  Kinematics in one and two dimensions (Cartesian coordinates only), projectiles; Uniform circular motion; Relative velocity. Newton’s laws of motion; Inertial and uniformly accelerated frames of reference; Staticand dynamic friction; Kinetic and potential energy; Work and power; Conservation of linear momentum and mechanical energy. Systems of particles; Centre of mass and its motion; Impulse; Elastic and inelastic collisions. Law of gravitation; Gravitational potential and field; Acceleration due to gravity; Motion of planets and satellites in circular orbits; Escape velocity. Rigid body, moment of inertia, parallel and perpendicular axes theorems, moment of the inertia of uniform bodies with simple geometrical shapes; Angular momentum; Torque; Conservation of angular momentum; Dynamics of rigid bodies with fixed axis of rotation; Rolling without slipping of rings, cylinders and spheres; Equilibrium of rigid bodies; Collision of point masses with rigid bodies Linear and angular simple harmonic motions. Hooke’s law, Young’s modulus Pressure in a fluid; Pascal’s law; Buoyancy; Surface energy and surface tension, capillary rise; Viscosity (Poiseuille’s equation excluded), Stoke’s law; Terminal velocity, Streamline flow, equation of continuity, Bernoulli’s theorem and its applications. Wave motion (plane waves only), longitudinal and transverse waves, superposition of waves; Progressive and stationary waves; Vibration of strings and air columns; Resonance; Beats; Speed of sound in gases; Doppler effect (in sound) 
Thermal Physics  Thermal expansion of solids, liquids and gases; Calorimetry, latent heat; Heat conduction in one dimension; Elementary concepts of convection and radiation Newton’s law of cooling; Ideal gas laws; Specific heats (Cv and Cp for monoatomic and diatomic gases); Isothermal and adiabatic processes, bulk modulus of gases; Equivalence of heat and work; First law of thermodynamics and its applications (only for ideal gases); Blackbody radiation: absorptive and emissive powers; Kirchhoff’s law; Wien’s displacement law, Stefan’s law. 
Electricity and magnetism  Coulomb’s law; Electric field and potential; Electrical potential energy of a system of point charges and of electrical dipoles in a uniform electrostatic field; Electric field lines; Flux of electric field; Gauss’s law and its application in simple cases, such as, to find field due to infinitely long straight wire, uniformly charged infinite plane sheet and uniformly charged thin spherical shell. Capacitance; Parallel plate capacitor with and without dielectrics; Capacitors in series and parallel; Energy stored in a capacitor. Electric current; Ohm’s law; Series and parallel arrangements of resistances and cells; Kirchhoff’s laws and simple applications; Heating effect of current. Biot–Savart’s law and Ampere’s law; Magnetic field near a currentcarrying straight wire, along the axis of a circular coil and inside a long straight solenoid; Force on a moving charge and on a currentcarrying wire in a uniform magnetic field. The magnetic moment of a current loop; Effect of a uniform magnetic field on a current loop; Moving coil galvanometer, voltmeter, ammeter and their conversions. Electromagnetic induction: Faraday’s law, Lenz’s law; Self and mutual inductance; RC, LR and LC circuits with d.c. and a.c. sources 
Optics  Rectilinear propagation of light; Reflection and refraction at plane and spherical surfaces; Total internal reflection; Deviation and dispersion of light by a prism; Thin lenses; Combinations of mirrors and thin lenses; Magnification. Wave nature of light: Huygen’s principle, interference limited to Young’s doubleslit experiment. 
Modern Physics  Atomic nucleus; α, β and γ radiations; Law of radioactive decay; Decay constant; Halflife and mean life; Binding energy and its calculation; Fission and fusion processes; Energy calculation in these processes. Photoelectric effect; Bohr’s theory of hydrogenlike atoms; Characteristic and continuous Xrays, Moseley’s law, de Broglie wavelength of matter waves 
JEE Advanced Syllabus: Chemistry
Physical Chemistry: The topics covered in this section are from Gaseous and liquid states, Atomic structure and chemical bonding, Energetics, Chemical equilibrium, Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Solid State, Solutions, Surface Chemistry, Nuclear Chemistry, General topics.
Inorganic chemistry: Isolation/preparation and properties of the following nonmetals, Preparation and properties of the following compounds, Transition elements (3d series), Ores and minerals, Preparation and properties of the following compounds, Extractive metallurgy, Principles of qualitative analysis.
Organic chemistry: Concepts, Preparation, properties and reactions of alkanes, Preparation, properties and reactions of alkenes and alkynes, Reactions of benzene, Phenols, Carbohydrates, Amino acids and peptides, Properties and uses of some important polymers, Practical organic chemistry
JEE Advanced Syllabus: Mathematics
The topics covered in Maths subject for JEE Advanced 2021 are Algebra, Matrices, Probability, Trigonometry, Analytical geometry, Differential calculus, Integral calculus, Vectors.
JEE Advanced Maths Syllabus  
Topics  SubTopics 
Algebra  Algebra of complex numbers, addition, multiplication, conjugation, polar representation, properties of modulus and principal argument, triangle inequality, cube roots of unity, geometric interpretations Quadratic equations with real coefficients, relations between roots and coefficients, formation of quadratic equations with given roots, symmetric functions of roots. Arithmetic, geometric and harmonic progressions, arithmetic, geometric and harmonic means, sums of finite arithmetic and geometric progressions, infinite geometric series, sums of squares and cubes of the first n natural numbers Logarithms and their properties Permutations and combinations, binomial theorem for a positive integral index, properties of binomial coefficients. 
Matrices  Matrices as a rectangular array of real numbers, equality of matrices, addition, multiplication by a scalar and product of matrices, transpose of a matrix, determinant of a square matrix of order up to three Inverse of a square matrix of order up to three, properties of these matrix operations, diagonal, symmetric and skewsymmetric matrices and their properties, solutions of simultaneous linear equations in two or three variables 
Probability  Addition and multiplication rules of probability, conditional probability Bayes Theorem, independence of events, computation of probability of events using permutations and combinations 
Trigonometry  Trigonometric functions, their periodicity and graphs, addition and subtraction formulae, formulae involving multiple and submultiple angles, general solution of trigonometric equations. Relations between sides and angles of a triangle, sine rule, cosine rule, halfangle formula and the area of a triangle, inverse trigonometric functions (principal value only). 
Analytical Geometry  Two dimensions: Cartesian coordinates, distance between two points, section formulae, shift of origin. Equation of a straight line in various forms, angle between two lines, distance of a point from a line Lines through the point of intersection of two given lines, equation of the bisector of the angle between two lines, concurrency of lines; Centroid, orthocentre, incentre and circumcentre of a triangle. Equation of a circle in various forms, equations of tangent, normal and chord. Parametric equations of a circle, intersection of a circle with a straight line or a circle, equation of a circle through the points of intersection of two circles and those of a circle and a straight line. Equations of a parabola, ellipse and hyperbola in standard form, their foci, directrices and eccentricity, parametric equations, equations of tangent and normal. Locus problems Three dimensions: Direction cosines and direction ratios, equation of a straight line in space, equation of a plane, distance of a point from a plane 
Differential Calculus  Real valued functions of a real variable, into, onto and onetoone functions, sum, difference, product and quotient of two functions, composite functions, absolute value, polynomial, rational, trigonometric, exponential and logarithmic functions. Limit and continuity of a function, limit and continuity of the sum, difference, product and quotient of two functions, L’Hospital rule of evaluation of limits of functions. Even and odd functions, the inverse of a function, continuity of composite functions, the intermediate value property of continuous functions. Derivative of a function, a derivative of the sum, difference, product and quotient of two functions, chain rule, derivatives of polynomial, rational, trigonometric, inverse trigonometric, exponential and logarithmic functions. Derivatives of implicit functions, derivatives up to order two, geometrical interpretation of the derivative, tangents and normals, increasing and decreasing functions, maximum and minimum values of a function, Rolle’s theorem and Lagrange’s mean value theorem 
Integral Calculus  Integration as the inverse process of differentiation, indefinite integrals of standard functions, definite integrals and their properties, fundamental theorem of integral calculus. Integration by parts, integration by the methods of substitution and partial fractions, application of definite integrals to the determination of areas involving simple curves. Formation of ordinary differential equations, solution of homogeneous differential equations, separation of variables method, linear first order differential equations. 
Vectors  Addition of vectors, scalar multiplication, dot and cross products Scalar triple products and their geometrical interpretations 
JEE Advanced 2021: Marking Scheme
Check the Marking Scheme for JEE Advanced PaperI and JEE Advanced PaperII and strategise your preparation as per the scheme. Knowing the marking scheme beforehand would be a great help to know how to study for JEE Advanced 2021.
Marking Scheme for PaperI  
Pattern  Section 1  Section 2  Section 3 
Question Type  1 or more correct options  Single correct option  The single option is correct 
No. of Questions  7  5  6 
Max. Marks  +4  +3  +3 
Partial Marks (if the only correct answer is marked and no incorrect answer)  +1  Nil  Nil 
Negative Marking  2  Nil  1 
Total Marks  28  15  18 
Marking Scheme for PaperII  
Pattern  Section 1  Section 2  Section 3 
Question Type  1 or more correct options  Single correct option  The single option is correct 
No. of Questions  7  7  4 
Max. Marks  +4  +3  +3 
Partial Marks (if the only correct answer is marked and no incorrect answer)  +1  Nil  Nil 
Negative Marking  2  1  Nil 
Total Marks  28  21  12 
JEE Advanced Syllabus PDF
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