UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2020 Exam Pattern and Syllabus

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    UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2020 is conducted in two stages that are preliminary and mains exam. The prelims exam is an MCQ type exam which is conducted in offline mode. The exam Comprises of one paper of 3 hours duration. Questions asked in the preliminary exam are based on the syllabus of class XI and XII as prescribed by CBSE and other state boards.

    UP Veterinary Entrance Exam Marking SchemeUP Veterinary Entrance Exam SyllabusUP Veterinary Entrance Exam Result

    The paper includes questions from Physics, Chemistry, Botany, and Zoology. Each subject comprises of 50 questions. Four marks are awarded for correct answer whereas one mark is deducted for the wrong one.

    UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2020 Exam Pattern Highlights

    Candidates who are willing to appear UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2020 in the coming future should make themselves aware of the exam pattern, mode of exam, marking scheme of the exam, and other such information related to the exam. For your reference and assistance, we have tabled that information below.

    Exam ModeOffline (Pen and Paper based) only
    Number of Papers1
    Number of Sections3 (Physics, Chemistry, Zoology and Botany)
    Question Paper TypeObjective type (200 questions)
    Total marks150 Marks (Paper 1- 100, Paper 2- 50)
    Exam Duration3 hours
    Language of question paperBoth English and Hindi

    UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2020 Marking Scheme

    Knowing about the marking scheme is a crucial bit of information that helps a candidate in planning his attempts in the question paper. The details regarding the marking scheme of UP veterinary 2020 exam are mentioned.

    • Each of the 200 questions carries equal mark that is four marks each.
    • Four marks are awarded for each right answer whereas one mark is deducted for a wrong one.

    The detailed marking scheme for each section is tabled below: -

    SubjectQuestions askedMarks

    UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2020 Syllabus

    The syllabus of the exam is by and large based on the syllabus of class XI and XII for Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology. Each subject cover 50 questions in the paper. Knowledge of syllabus is the first thing a candidate must acquire before starting preparations as; it is like a guiding compass that will guide you throughout your preparations.

    The detailed subject-wise syllabus for the exam is mentioned below.


    Physics is an important part of Preliminary Paper. The questions asked in Physics are both numerical and logical type. Physics comprises of 50 questions in the paper. The details regarding the units and topics of the syllabus from which questions are asked in the exam are tabled below.

    ElectrostaticsElectric Charges and Fields
    Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance
    Current ElectricityCurrent Electricity
    Magnetic Effect of Current and MagnetismMoving Charges and Magnetism
    Magnetism and Matter
    Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating CurrentElectromagnetic Induction
    Alternating Current
    Electromagnetic WavesElectromagnetic Waves
    OpticsRay Optics and Optical Instruments
    Wave Optics
    Dual Nature of MatterDual Nature of Radiation and Matter
    Atoms and NucleiAtoms
    Electronic DevicesSemiconductor Electronics
    Communication System-


    Chemistry is an integral part of the prelims paper. Chemistry along with Physics makes a complete of 100 questions that is 50 questions a piece. The detailed syllabus of Chemistry is tabled below.

    Solid stateSolid State
    Chemical KineticsChemical Kinetics
    Surface ChemistrySurface Chemistry
    Isolation of ElementsIsolation of Elements
    p-Block ElementsGroup 15 Elements
    Group 16 Elements
    Group 17 Elements
    Group 18 Elements
    D and F block elementsLanthanoids
    Coordination CompoundsCoordination Compounds
    Haloalkanes and HaloarenesHaloalkanes
    Uses and Environmental effects 
    Alcohols, Phenols, EthersAlcohols
    Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic acid Aldehydes and Ketones
    Carboxylic Acids
    Organic compounds containing NitrogenAmines
    Cyanides and Isocyanides
    Diazonium salts
    Nucleic Acids
    Chemistry in Everyday LifeChemicals in medicines
    Chemical in food
    Cleansing agents


    The syllabus of Biology is divided under two separate heads that are Botany and Zoology. The former deals with plant-related aspects whereas the latter deals with animal and human life. Based on the analysis and number of question asked in previous year exams from each topic under Biology we have tabled down the important topics from the syllabus.

    Zoology and Botany Important Topics
    Environmental ConservationMicrobes in Human Welfare
    Principle of Inheritance and VariationPhotosynthesis
    Morphology of Flowering PlantsChemical Coordination and Integration
    Cell: The Unit of LifeEvolution
    Animal KingdomExcretory Products and Their Elimination
    EcosystemsOrganism and Populations
    Molecular Basis of InheritanceStructural Organization in Animals
    Human Health and DiseasesCell Cycle in Animals
    Body Fluids and CirculationsBiotechnology and Its applications
    Neural Control and CoordinationStrategies of Enhancement in Food Production
    Biotechnology: Principles and ProcessDigestion and Absorption
    Anatomy of Flowering PlantsTransport in Plants
    Locomotion and MovementMineral Nutrition

    UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2020 Preparation Books

    Since the pattern and syllabus of UP veterinary exam 2020 are quite similar to the other entrance exam like NEET (Botany and Zoology part), JEE Main (Physics and Chemistry Part) etc. Candidates can follow the standard books prescribed for premier exams like NEET. The following subject-wise booklist would guide the candidates in this regard: -

    Preparation books for Physics are given below: -

    BookAuthorISBN No.
    NCERT part 1&2 class 12thNCERT8174506314 & 8174506713
    Concepts of Physics H.C. Verma Vol 1 & 2H.C. Verma8177091875 & 8177092324
    Understanding Physics seriesD.C. Pandey9350941732
    JEE Main Physics Previous Year PapersArihant935094801X

    Preparation books for Chemistry are given below: -

    BookAuthorISBN No.
    NCERT chemistry Part 1 and Part 2 for Class XIINCERT8174506489 & 8174507167
    Physical Chemistry by P.BahadurP.Bahadur9382314431
    Organic Chemistry by Arihant (Theory & Paper)O.P. Tandon9382314415
    JEE Main Chemistry Previous Year PapersArihant9350947994

    Preparation books for Biology are given below: -

    BooksISBN Number
    NCERT Biology Class XI and XII8174504966, B01WAREYW
    Trueman’s Elementary Biology for Class XI8187223596
    Objective NCERT- Biology9385966405
    Trueman’s Elementary Biology for Class XII818722360X
    Genetics by Strickberger9332555109
    GRB Bathla’s Publication for BiologyB01IHR4900
    Pradeep Publication’s for BiologyB01HIR4H6A

    UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2020 Exam Day Instructions

    Candidates are required to adhere to the important instructions provided on a separate page attached with the UP veterinary entrance exam 2020 Admit Card: -

    • Candidates must bring two passport size coloured photograph along with admit card and original photo ID proof.
    • No electronic device such as mobile, calculator or other wireless equipment is allowed in the exam premises.
    • They should bring their own stationery like a pen/pencil, eraser etc. for the exam.
    • Applicants are advised to reach the exam venue 35 to 40 minutes before the scheduled time for commencement of the exam.
    • They would not be allowed to leave the exam hall before the completion of the exam time (3 hours).
    • Parents and guardians are not allowed to enter the exam hall/venue.

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




    Manish deorari

    Is mathematic is important for veterinary exam

    01 Apr, 2020 10:39
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Manish, yes, as there would be 50 questions from Mathematics alone, it has considerable weightage in the exam. Thus, students must prepare it well.

    01 Apr, 2020 12:01
    Mukesh Kumar Tyagi

    In prospectus of UPPVT -2019, they have mentioned that the syllabus will be of Intermediate or equivalent exam. Means, only 12th class or 11th and 12th Both ?

    07 May, 2019 11:25
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Mukesh, the exam will consist of questions from class 11th as well as class 12th.

    07 May, 2019 11:50
    baber khan

    Chemistry and Physics of 11 class dont come in exam?

    19 Mar, 2019 11:15
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Baber, chemistry and physics of class 11th and 12th both will come in the exam.

    19 Mar, 2019 11:25
    Harikrishna baghel padam singh

    Which books are read for this exam ?

    24 Sep, 2018 12:00
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Harikrishna, You may please check the mentioned above for the Entrance exam tips.

    24 Sep, 2018 17:46
    Adnan khan

    How many questions asked in duvasu pvt mains exam.

    25 Jun, 2018 00:20
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Adnan, Number of question is 200  in duvasu pvt mains exam.

    25 Jun, 2018 10:35

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