AP EAMCET 2020 Syllabus - Important Topics with weightage

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    AP EAMCET 2020 Syllabus will be released by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada. It will consist of questions from 10+2 class syllabi prepared by The Board of Intermediate Education of Andhra Pradesh. The exam is conducted for the candidates seeking admission in Engineering and Agriculture streams, having a similar pattern but different syllabus. Candidates can download the syllabus of AP EAMCET 2020 from its official website and start preparing for the examination. It will help candidates to know the subject wise topics from where the questions will be asked in the exam. Check  AP EAMCET Exam Pattern

    • AP EAMCET Engineering paper will consist of questions from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics whereas AP EAMCET Agriculture paper will consist of questions from Botany, Zoology, Chemistry and Physics.
    • Aspirants are advised to prepare Mathematics section throughly as it contains 80 questions in which calculus topic consist 6% weightage among all other topics. Maximum questions will be asked from Probability.
    • Candidates who have applied for the examination are advised to prepare each and every topic included in the exam syllabus of AP EAMCET 2020 as question can be put forward from any topic. Effective preparation for each topic is required.

    Before appearing in the exam, candidates are advised to check eligibility for AP EAMCET and must be well aware of the syllabus and exam pattern. To know about AP EAMCET weightage for MPC/ BIPC, important topics along with the full syllabus for the examination, read the article.

    AP EAMCET 2020 Exam Pattern

    AP EAMCET 2020 Exam Pattern

    As per the official notification of AP EAMCET, no changes have been notified in the exam pattern. Candidates who will be appearing for the exam can et an idea of the type and number of questions, duration of exam, marking scheme, and other relative information.

    AP EAMCET paper will consist of Objective type i.e. multiple-choice questions in which individual desktop will be allocated with installed software for the exam. The entrance examination will be conducted in Online mode only. Each paper i.e. Engineering exam and Agriculture exam will consist of 160 questions that have to be attempted in a duration of 3 hours (180 minutes). The paper is set in English and Telugu or Englishand Urdu language. According to the preference, candidates can opt for any of the languages in which they wish to appear for the exam. Each question carries 1 mark. There is no Negative marking for an incorrect/ unattempted response. The questions asked in both of the exams will be of 10+2 level.

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    AP EAXCET Mathematics Syllabus

    AP EAMCET Syllabus - Mathematics

    Engineering aspirants appearing for AP EAMCET 2020 will have to attempt Mathematics section in the paper. There are 80 questions in the section with maximum questions from Probability.

    Topics that are included in this section are: Algebra, Trigonometry, Vector Algebra, Measures of Dispension & Probability, Coordinate Geometry, and Calculus.

    Mentioned below are the major topics:

    ChapterWeightage (Approx.)
    Differential calculus3% questions
    Integral calculus3% questions
    Calculus6% questions

    Books Recommended for Mathematics Section

    AP EAMECT Recommended Books

    Book Name and DescriptionAuthor/Publisher
    EAMCET Mathematics (Andhra Pradesh & Telangana) (The book is extensively divided into 31 chapters that covers the entire syllabus of mathematics for AP EAMCET, along with Previous year question papers and Mock Tests.)Arihant Experts
    Problems Plus In IIT Mathematics (The book is mainly designed for IIT-JEE aspirants and helps in clearing vital Mathematical concepts.)A. Das Gupta
    Handbook of Mathematics - A Multipurpose Quick Revision Resource (The book serves as a base for mathematics. Divided into 40 chapters, the book deals with each and every concept in great detail.)Arihant Experts
    35 Years Chapterwise Solved Papers 2020 (Includes 35 previous year papers from 1979-2013.)Amit M. Agarwal

    AP EAMCET Physics Syllabus

    AP EAMCET Syllabus 2020 – Physics

    Physics subject is common to both the papers i.e. Engineering and Agricultural stream.In both the papers, a total of 40 questions will be asked. Each question will carry 1 mark. There is no provision of negative marking.

    Topics that are included in this section are: Physical World, Units and Measurements, Motion in a Straight Line, Motion in a Plane, Laws of Motion, Work, Energy and Power, System of Particles and Rotational Motion, Oscillations, Gravitation, Mechanical Properties of Solids, Mechanical Properties of Fluids, Thermal Properties of Matter, Thermodynamics, Kinetic Theory, Waves, Ray Optics and Optical Instruments, Wave Optics, Electric Charges and Fields, Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance, Current Electricity, Moving Charges and Magnetism, Magnetism and Matter, Electromagnetic Induction, Alternating Current, Electromagnetic Waves, Dual nature of Radiation and Matter, Atoms, Nuclei, Semiconductor Electronics, and Communication Systems.

    Mentioned below are the major topics:

    ChapterWeightage (Approx)
    Physical World1% questions
    Units and Measurements2% questions
    Motion in a straight line3% questions
    Motion in a Plane5% questions
    Laws of Motion5% questions
    Work, Energy and Power6% questions
    System of Particles and Rotational Motion6% questions
    Oscillations4% questions
    Gravitation4% questions
    Mechanical Properties of Solids2% questions
    Mechanical Properties of Fluids3% questions
    Thermal Properties of Matter3% questions
    Thermodynamics9% questions
    Waves4% questions
    Kinetic Theory2% questions
    Ray Optics and Optical Instruments3% questions
    Waves Optics3% questions
    Electric Charges and Fields3% questions
    Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance4% questions
    Current Electricity4% questions
    Moving Charges and Magnetism5% questions
    Magnetism and Matter2% questions
    Electromagnetic Induction3% questions
    Alternating Current3% questions
    Electromagnetic Waves2% questions
    Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter3% questions
    Atoms2% questions
    Nuclei3% questions
    Semiconductor Electronics3% questions
    Communication Systems3% questions

    Books Recommended for Physics Section

    AP EAMECT Recommended Books

    Book Name and DescriptionAuthor/Publisher
    EAMCET Physics (Andhra Pradesh & Telangana) (The book is divided into 22 chapters to ensure effective understanding of the concepts. Wherever required, solutions have been explained with tables and diagrams to help students comprehend questions.)Arihant Experts
    Key Notes Terms, Notes, Formula (It is a compact, portable book exclusively designed by Arihant experts to clearly define concepts of Physics. It serves best as a revision book.)Arihant Experts
    Concepts of Physics (Volume - 1) (It is a book whose main aim is to guide students in various aspects of physics to make them able to answer any type of questions in an exam.)HC Verma
    Concepts of Physics (Volume - 2) (One of the highly recommended books for students and professionals alike to understand basic principles of Physics.)HC Verma

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    AP EAMCET Chemistry Syllabus

    AP EAMCET Syllabus 2020 - Chemistry

    Questions from Chemistry subject will be asked in both the exams i.e. Engineering and Agriculture. Chemistry section has 40 questions with maximum questions from Physical and Organic Chemistry.

    Mentioned below are the major topics:

    Physical Chemistry

    TopicsWeightage (Approx)
    Mole concept1% question
    Atomic structure and chemical bonding8% questions
    Measurements in chemistry1% questions
    Thermodynamics4% questions
    Gaseous and liquid states4% questions
    Surface chemistry1% questions
    Solid state3% questions
    Solutions7% questions
    Chemical kinetics3% questions

    Inorganic Chemistry

    TopicsWeightage (Approx)
    Hydrocarbon4% questions
    s- Block Elements (Alkali and alkaline earth elements)2% questions
    Classification of elements and periodicity in properties5% questions
    p- Block Elements: Group 14, 15 and 17, d-Block elements, Group 13, Group 18 and Group 179% questions
    Metals and metallurgy2% questions
    f- Block elements2% questions
    Coordination compounds1% questions

    Organic Chemistry

    TopicsWeightage (Approx)
    Basic concepts1% questions
    Aromatic compounds1% question
    Haloarenes2% questions
    Haloalkanes (Alkyl halides)2% questions
    Alcohols2% questions
    Ethers1% question
    Phenols1% question
    Aldehydes and Ketones2% questions
    Carbohydrate2% questions
    Carboxylic acids3% questions
    Amines1% question
    Polymers3% questions
    Amino acids and proteins1% question

    Books Recommended for Chemistry Stream

    AP EAMECT Recommended Books

    Book Name and DescriptionAuthor/Publisher
    EAMCET Chemistry (Andhra Pradesh & Telangana) (The book is divided into 22 chapters covering each aspect of Chemistry along with last Eight Years’ Solved Papers.)Arihant Experts
    EAMCET Chemistry Chapterwise 23 Years Solutions & 5 Mock Tests 3rd Edition (The books is specifically designed for AP EAMCET aspirants. The book includes 22 chapters with Previous year papers from 2009-2013).Arihant Experts
    Organic Chemistry 7th Edition (It covers concepts of Chemistry in great detail and is reader engaging with good visual conceptualization.)Robert Thornton Morrison, Robert Neilson Boyd, Saibal Kanti Bhattacharjee
    Fundamentals of Inorganic Chemistry (The book serves as a foundation to understand principles of Inorganic Chemistry.)Ananya Ganguly

    AP EAMCET Botany Syllabus

    AP EAMCET Syllabus 2020 – Botany

    Botany is a section from which questions will be asked in agriculture exam. From this section, a total of 40 questions will be asked. Each question will carry 1 mark with no provision of negative marking.

    Mentioned below are the major topics:

    ChapterWeightage (Approx)
    Diversity in the Living World: The Living World4% questions
    Morphology of Flowering Plants5% question
    Reproduction in Plants11% questions
    Plant Systematics1% questions
    Cell- The Unit of Life2% question
    Internal Organisation of Plants2% questions
    Plant Ecology2% questions
    Plant Physiology1% question
    Microbiology1% question
    Genetics: Principles of Inheritance and Variation1% question
    Molecular Biology: Molecular Basis of Inheritance7% questions
    Biotechnology and its Application6% questions
    Plants, Microbes and Human Welfare5% questions

    AP EAMCET Zoology Syllabus

    AP EAMCET Syllabus 2020 - Zoology

    Zoology is a part of Biology section only. There will be a total of 40 questions from it. The maximum questions are expected from Invertebrate Phyla Topic.

    Mentioned below table indicates the chapters and weightage allotted to them:

    ChapterWeightage (Approx)
    Body Fluids and Circulation5% questions
    Human Reproductive System4% question
    Study of Periplaneta Americana (Cockroach)3% questions
    Zoology – Diversity of Living World3% questions
    Digestion and Absorption3% questions
    Breathing and Respiration

    3% questions

    Muscular and Skeletal System3% questions
    Organic Evolution

    3% questions

    Immune System2% questions
    Locomotion and Reproduction in Protozoa2% questions
    Excretory Products & their Elimination2% questions
    Reproductive Health, Genetics & Applied Biology2% questions

    Books Recommended for Biology Stream

    AP EAMECT Recommended Books

    Book Name and DescriptionAuthor/Publisher
    EAMCET Crash Course BiologyAnnapurna Experts
    Modern Abc Of Biology Class-XII (Set Of 2 Parts) (The handbook comes in a set of 2 volumes that entirely covers all aspects that are a part of NCERT syllabus.)A. Das Gupta, B.B. Arora, A.K. Sabharwal
    Complete Biology for NEET and Other Medical Entrance Examinations (It is a comprehensive book for students appearing for medical entrance examinations. The latest edition is based on the revised syllabus and pattern for NEET.)Kumar Bhatia
    ACE Biology for NEET Medical Entrance Exams (A scientifically developed book, it follows the chapter plan as per NCERT books of class 11 and 12.)Narang R C

    AP EAMCET Syllabus FAQs

    AP EAMCET Syllabus FAQs

    Ques. Can you tell me important topics to study for Mathematics section?

    Ans. Probability, Algebra, Trigonometry, Analytical Geometry and Vectors are the important units for the Mathematics section.

    Ques. I have applied for Engineering stream through AP EAMCET. Can you tell me the CBSE syllabus of which class I can refer?

    Ans. AP EAMCET question paper will be framed from class 11 and 12 science stream syllabi. There will be 3 sections namely Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics consisting of 40 questions from each section.

    Ques. I have applied for AP EAMCET Agriculture Exam. Can I appear for it in pen paper-based format?

    Ans. Yes, for Agriculture stream candidates have the option to appear both in offline and online mode.

    Ques. What is the syllabus of Agriculture stream for AP EAMCET 2020?

    Ans. Agriculture stream syllabus comprises of Botany, Zoology, Physics and Chemistry of class 11 and 12.

    Ques. Who defines the syllabus for AP EAMCET 2020?

    Ans. JNTU, Kakinada releases the official syllabus for AP EAMCET on the official website. It comprises of science syllabus of intermediate level.

    Ques. Can I appear for AP EAMCET 2020 in Urdu language?

    Ans. Yes, candidates who have studied Urdu till intermediate and want to appear for the exam in the same can choose Urdu. However, All the Urdu aspirants have to take the exam at Kurnool as the test center.

    Ques. I am bit confused about how to take paper in computer-based format? Can you help me?

    Ans. To help candidates in getting familiar with exam pattern, the conducting authority will release mock test in the month of March on the official website. You can login their and attempt the questions.

    Ques. Can you please tell me the weightage given to different subjects in the Engineering paper?

    Ans. The Engineering question paper comprises of 80 questions from Mathematics section, 40 questions each from Physics and Chemistry section. For every correct answer candidates are awarded 1 mark and no mark is deducted for a wrong attempt.

    Ques. I am appearing for both Agriculture and Engineering stream. What is the exam duration?

    Ans. For both Engineering and Agriculture paper, exam duration is 3 hours. Candidates who will opt for both the streams, paper will be conducted on the same day.

    Ques. What are the important books for preparing Mathematics section in AP EAMCET 2020?


    1. EAMCET Mathematics (Andhra Pradesh & Telangana) by Arihant Experts
    2. Problems Plus in IIT Mathematics by A. Das Gupta
    3. Handbook of Mathematics - A Multipurpose Quick Revision Resource by Arihant Experts
    4. 35 Years Chapter Wise Solved Papers 2013by Amit M. Agarwal

    Ques. Can you tell me some important books for Botany?

    Ans. Candidate have to attempt 40 questions from Botany section. Apart from studying the course book they can take help of following reference books:

    1. EAMCET Crash Course Biology by Annapurna Experts
    2. Modern ABC Of Biology Class-XII (Set Of 2 Parts) by A. Das Gupta, B.B. Arora, A.K. Sabharwal
    3. Complete Biology for NEET and Other Medical Entrance Examinations by Kumar Bhatia
    4. ACE Biology for NEET Medical Entrance Exams by Narang R C

    Ques. Can you tell me some important topics to study in Chemistry section for AP EAMCET?

    Ans. Atomic Structure, Surface Chemistry, Hydrocarbons, P and D block elements.

    Ques. Will there be any descriptive paper in AP EAMCET?

    Ans. No, AP EAMCET 2020 will be an objective test of 3 hours duration comprising 120 questions.

    Ques. How many questions will be asked in Mathematics section for Agriculture stream paper?

    Ans. There will be 80 questions from Mathematics sections. These questions will be framed from class 11 and 12 Mathematics syllabi.

    Ques. Can you suggest some important books for Physics Preparation?


    1. EAMCET Physics (Andhra Pradesh & Telangana) by Arihant Experts
    2. Key Notes Terms, Notes, Formulae by Arihant Experts
    3. Concepts of Physics (Volume - 1) by HC Verma
    4. Concepts of Physics (Volume - 2) by HC Verma

    Ques. Is it mandatory to attempt all the sections i.e. Do I have to prepare for all sections asked in the exam?

    Ans. Yes, Candidates have to attempt all the sections asked in the exam. In the Engineering stream there will be 3 sections Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics while in Agriculture stream candidates have to prepare 4 subjects namely Botany, Zoology, Chemistry and Physics.

    Ques. Can you tell me some online resources to prepare for AP EAMCET 2020?

    Ans. Candidates can take help of following online resources to prepare for AP EAMCET 2020 exam: -

    • https://www.wifistudy.com/eamcet-exam-preparation.html
    • https://www.tcyonline.com/tests/eamcet-physics
    • http://www.etoosindia.com/
    • https://www.simplylearnt.com/
    • https://www.physicsgalaxy.com/

    Ques. Is negative marking applicable in AP EAMCET 2020?

    Ans. Negative marking is not there in the exam. Also, for every correct answer candidate will be awarded 1 mark.

    *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College


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    Kankipati mounika

    Is icaar application date extend

    30 Mar, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Mounika, application procedure has been extended till April 5, 2020 (tentatively).

    30 Mar, 2020 01:10

    I discontinue degree after first semester iam studying intermediate bipc now I am eligible for emcet Or not?

    22 Nov, 2019 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Vasu, yes, you are eligible as per your qualification if you have scored at least 45% in intermediate. However, you can check other Eligibility Criteria for the exam from here.

    22 Nov, 2019 10:31

    ipe percentage is there are not for emcet 2019

    24 Oct, 2018 00:20
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Pranitha, You may please clarify what information do you want exactly?

    24 Oct, 2018 11:58
    Ravi Sankar patnaik

    Can u plz suggest important chapters regarding botany zoology and physics

    16 Oct, 2018 00:20
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Ravi, As you can check mentioned above you will get the detail about the Important chapter.

    16 Oct, 2018 12:35

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