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AP EAMCET Syllabus 2018 - Important Topics with weightage

Updated On - April 13th 2018 by KRITIKA GUPTA

AP EAMCET Syllabus 2018 –  AP EAMCET Committee specifies the syllabus of AP EAMCET each year. As of now, no changes have been introduced in the syllabus. The examination is scheduled from April 22 – 26 in online mode.The examination is conducted for E and AM streams, having similar pattern but different syllabus. The questions will be of Higher Secondary Level (10+2).

Read on to know about AP EAMCET weightage for MPC/ BIPC, important topics along with the full syllabus for the examination.

Listed below are quick facts related to AP EAMCET Syllabus:

  • AP EAMCET Engineering paper will consist questions from Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics
  • AP EAMCET Agriculture paper will consist questions from Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, and Physics
  • The syllabus is applicable to students of both the current and previous batches of Intermediate course who wish to appear for AP EAMCET 2018

AP EAMCET Syllabus 2018 – Mathematics

Engineering aspirants will have Mathematics section in the qualifying examination. However, candidates appearing for agriculture paper have to appear for Biology section. There are 80 questions in mathematics section with maximum questions from Probability. Mentioned below are the major topics:

TS EAMCET 2018 Syllabus, TS EAMCET Mathematics Syllabus, TS EAMCET Math Syllabus
ChapterWeightage (Approx.)
Differential calculus3% questions
Integral calculus3% questions
Calculus6% questions

Books Recommended for Mathematics Section

TS EAMECT Mathematics Books
Book NameAuthor/Publisher
EAMCET Mathematics (Andhra Pradesh & Telangana)Arihant Experts
Problems Plus In IIT MathematicsA. Das Gupta
Handbook of Mathematics - A Multipurpose Quick Revision ResourceArihant Experts
35 Years Chapterwise Solved Papers 2013Amit M. Agarwal

AP EAMCET Syllabus 2018 – 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.

AP EAMCET Important Topics, AP EAMCET weightage
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

TS EAMCET Books for Physics
Book NameAuthor/Publisher
EAMCET Physics (Andhra Pradesh & Telangana)Arihant Experts
Key Notes Terms, Notes, FormulaArihant Experts
Concepts of Physics (Volume - 1)HC Verma
Concepts of Physics (Volume - 2)HC Verma

AP EAMCET Sample Papers, AP EAMCET Model Paper

AP EAMCET Syllabus 2018 – 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. 

AP EAMCET Chemistry Important Topics, AP EAMCET 2018 weightage

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

TS EAMCET Chemistry Books
Book NameAuthor/Publisher
EAMCET Chemistry (Andhra Pradesh & Telangana)Arihant Experts
EAMCET Chemistry Chapterwise 23 Years Solutions & 5 Mock Tests 3rd EditionArihant Experts
Organic Chemistry 7th EditionRobert Thornton Morrison, Robert Neilson Boyd, Saibal Kanti Bhattacharjee
Fundamentals of Inorganic ChemistryAnanya Ganguly

AP EAMCET Syllabus 2018 – Botany

Botany is another 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. 

AP EAMCET Biology Important 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 Syllabus 2018 – 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: 

AP EAMCET Zoology Important Topics, AP EAMCET Zoology Weightage
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

Book NameAuthor/Publisher
EAMCET Crash Course BiologyAnnapurna Experts
Modern Abc Of Biology Class-XII (Set Of 2 Parts)A. Das Gupta, B.B. Arora, A.K. Sabharwal
Complete Biology for NEET and Other Medical Entrance ExaminationsKumar Bhatia
ACE Biology for NEET Medical Entrance ExamsNarang R C

About AP EAMCET Exam Pattern

As per the official notification of AP EAMCET, no changes have been notified in the exam pattern of AP EAMCET. The highlights of TS EAMCET Pattern are given below:

AP EAMCET Exam Pattern, AP EAMCET Paper Pattern
  • Mode of Exam – Computer Based Test i.e. individual desktop is allocated with an installed software for the exam.
  • Duration of exam – Maximum time to complete the exam is 3 hours i.e. 180 minutes. 
  • Maximum Questions –  Each paper i.e. Engineering exam and Agriculture exam will consist 160 questions.
  • Type of questions – There will be objective type i.e. multiple choice questions in the exam.
  • Language of Paper – The paper is set in English and Telugu or English and Urdu medium.
  • Marking scheme – Each question carries 1 mark. There is no negative marking for an incorrect/ unattempted response.
  • Level of Questions – The questions in both the papers are of 10+2 level.

Check detailedAP EAMCET Exam Pattern

AP EAMCET Syllabus 2018 – 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 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 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 2018?

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

Ques. Who defines the syllabus for AP EAMCET 2018?

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 2018 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 2018?


  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 2018 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 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 2018?

Ques. Is negative marking applicable in AP EAMCET 2018?

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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