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UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2021 Exam Pattern and Syllabus

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UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2021 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.

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.

Exam Pattern Highlights

UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2021 Exam Pattern Highlights

Candidates who are willing to appear UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2021 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 Mode Offline (Pen and Paper based) only
Number of Papers 1
Number of Sections 3 (Physics, Chemistry, Zoology and Botany)
Question Paper Type Objective type (200 questions)
Total marks 150 Marks (Paper 1- 100, Paper 2- 50)
Exam Duration 3 hours
Language of question paper Both English and Hindi
Marking Scheme

UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2021 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 2021 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: -

Subject Questions asked Marks
Physics 50 50
Chemistry 50 50
Mathematics 50 50
Botany 50 50
Zoology 50 50
Syllabus 2021

UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2021 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.

Units Sub-topics/Chapters
Electrostatics Electric Charges and Fields
Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance
Current Electricity Current Electricity
Magnetic Effect of Current and Magnetism Moving Charges and Magnetism
Magnetism and Matter
Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current Electromagnetic Induction
Alternating Current
Electromagnetic Waves Electromagnetic Waves
Optics Ray Optics and Optical Instruments
Wave Optics
Dual Nature of Matter Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter
Atoms and Nuclei Atoms
Electronic Devices Semiconductor 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.

Units Sub-topics/Chapters
Solid state Solid State
Solutions Solutions
Electrochemistry Electrochemistry
Chemical Kinetics Chemical Kinetics
Surface Chemistry Surface Chemistry
Isolation of Elements Isolation of Elements
p-Block Elements Group 15 Elements
Group 16 Elements
Group 17 Elements
Group 18 Elements
D and F block elements Lanthanoids
Coordination Compounds Coordination Compounds
Haloalkanes and Haloarenes Haloalkanes
Uses and Environmental effects 
Alcohols, Phenols, Ethers Alcohols
Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic acid  Aldehydes and Ketones
Carboxylic Acids
Organic compounds containing Nitrogen Amines
Cyanides and Isocyanides
Diazonium salts
Polymer Polymers
Biomolecules Proteins
Nucleic Acids
Chemistry in Everyday Life Chemicals 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 Conservation Microbes in Human Welfare
Principle of Inheritance and Variation Photosynthesis
Morphology of Flowering Plants Chemical Coordination and Integration
Cell: The Unit of Life Evolution
Animal Kingdom Excretory Products and Their Elimination
Reproduction Biomolecules
Ecosystems Organism and Populations
Molecular Basis of Inheritance Structural Organization in Animals
Human Health and Diseases Cell Cycle in Animals
Body Fluids and Circulations Biotechnology and Its applications
Neural Control and Coordination Strategies of Enhancement in Food Production
Biotechnology: Principles and Process Digestion and Absorption
Anatomy of Flowering Plants Transport in Plants
Locomotion and Movement Mineral Nutrition
Preparation Books

UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2021 Preparation Books

Since the pattern and syllabus of UP veterinary exam 2021 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: -

Book Author ISBN No.
NCERT part 1&2 class 12th NCERT 8174506314 & 8174506713
Concepts of Physics H.C. Verma Vol 1 & 2 H.C. Verma 8177091875 & 8177092324
Understanding Physics series D.C. Pandey 9350941732
JEE Main Physics Previous Year Papers Arihant 935094801X

Preparation books for Chemistry are given below: -

Book Author ISBN No.
NCERT chemistry Part 1 and Part 2 for Class XII NCERT 8174506489 & 8174507167
Physical Chemistry by P.Bahadur P.Bahadur 9382314431
Organic Chemistry by Arihant (Theory & Paper) O.P. Tandon 9382314415
JEE Main Chemistry Previous Year Papers Arihant 9350947994

Preparation books for Biology are given below: -

Books ISBN Number
NCERT Biology Class XI and XII 8174504966, B01WAREYW
Trueman’s Elementary Biology for Class XI 8187223596
Objective NCERT- Biology 9385966405
Trueman’s Elementary Biology for Class XII 818722360X
Genetics by Strickberger 9332555109
GRB Bathla’s Publication for Biology B01IHR4900
Pradeep Publication’s for Biology B01HIR4H6A

UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2021 Exam Day Instructions

Candidates are required to adhere to the important instructions provided on a separate page attached with the UP veterinary entrance exam 2021 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.


sakshi patel
Which type of question can be asked from maths subject?
diya suresh

For UP Veterinary entrance test, questions will be only be asked from sections of Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology and there will not be questions from Maths section.  There will be 200 objective type questions only with total 150 marks. The question paper medium will be both English and Hindi. To get more details visit UP Veterinary entrance exam 2021.

dharshini rajendran
Is it mandatory to present the mark sheet of the intermediate examination at the time of UP Veterinary Entrance Exam 2021 Counselling?
devnath tiwary

Dear Dharshini Rajendran

Greetings from Collegedunia. Yes, you have to submit a 10+2 passed copy of the marksheet for the UP Veterinary Science Entrance Examination 2021 counselling process if you are wishing to take admission for B.V.Sc. and A.H. courses in U.P. colleges. For more details, kindly go through this link – UP Vereinary Science Eligibility Criteria

manish deorari
Is mathematic is important for veterinary exam
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.
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 ?
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Mukesh, the exam will consist of questions from class 11th as well as class 12th.
baber khan
Chemistry and Physics of 11 class dont come in exam?
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Baber, chemistry and physics of class 11th and 12th both will come in the exam.
harikrishna baghel padam singh
Which books are read for this exam ?
akansha expert
Hi Harikrishna, You may please check the mentioned above for the Entrance exam tips.
adnan khan
How many questions asked in duvasu pvt mains exam.
akansha expert

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