Syllabus for JEE-Mains 2014

Subject-wise SYLLABUS:

1. Physics:

  1. Physics and Measurement
  2. Kinematics
  3. Laws of Motion;
  4. Work, Energy and Power
  5. Rotational Motion; Gravitation
  6. Properties of Solids and Liquids
  7. Thermodynamics
  8. Kinetic Theory of Gases
  9. Oscillations and Waves
  10. Electrostatics; Current Electricity
  11. Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
  12. Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
  13. Electromagnetic Waves
  14. Optics
  15. Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
  16. Atoms and Nuclei
  17. Electronic Devices and Communication Systems


Section A – Physical Chemistry: Some Basic Concepts in Chemistry; States of Matter; Atomic Structure; Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure; Chemical Thermodynamics; Solutions; Equilibrium; Redox Reactions and Electrochemistry; Chemical Kinetics and Surface Chemistry

Section B – Inorganic Chemistry:
Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties; General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Metals; Hydrogen; S-Block Elements; P-Block Elements; D and F Block Elements; Coordination Compounds and Environmental Chemistry.

Section C – Organic Chemistry:
Purification and Characterization of Organic Compounds; Some Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry; Hydrocarbons; Organic Compounds Containing Halogens; Organic Compounds Containing Oxygen; Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen; Polymers; Biomolecules; Chemistry in Everyday Life and Principles Related to Practical Chemistry



  1. Sets
  2. Relations and Functions;
  3. Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations
  4. Matrices and Determinants
  5. Permutations and Combinations
  6. Mathematical Induction
  7. Binomial Theorem and its Simple Applications
  8. Sequences and Series
  9. Limit, Continuity and Differentiability
  10. Integral Calculus
  11. Differential Equations
  12. Co-ordinate Geometry
  13.  Three Dimensional Geometry
  14. Vector Algebra
  15. Statistics and Probability
  16. Trigonometry and Mathematical Reasoning.


4. Aptitude Test:

Awareness (of persons, places, building, materials), Objects, Texture related to Architecture and build-environment. Visualizing 3 dimensional objects from 2 dimensional drawings. Visualizing different sides of 3 dimensional objects. Analytical reasoning and mental ability (visual, numerical and verbal).

5. Drawing Test:

3 dimensional perception: Understanding and appreciation of scale and proportion of objects, building forms and elements, color texture, harmony and contrast. Design and drawing of geometrical or abstract shapes and patterns in pencil. Transformation of forms both 2D and 3D union, subtraction, rotation, development of surfaces and volumes, generation of plan, elevations and 3D views of objects. Creating 2 dimensional and 3 dimensional compositions using given shapes and forms. Sketching of scenes and activities from memory of urbanscape (public space, market, festivals, street scenes, monuments, recreational spaces etc), landscape (river fronts, jungles, gardens, trees, plants etc) and rural life.





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