IIT-JEE Main Syllabus 2018 With Weightage.

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The first important point to keep in mind when preparing for JEE Main is JEE Main Syllabus. Along with the syllabus, if the weightage is known, that works like the icing on the cake. When you know how much and what needs to be paid attention to, you score more and have better probabilities of scoring well. With a grasp of the syllabus, you gain the power of doing more in the smartest way possible.

JEE Main being one of the toughest entrances to crack, students make their preparation a step ahead always. If you are one of them and want to get the input right in the first go, have a look at the recent announcement of the JEE Main Syllabus 2018. The subjects are Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Let us know what the updated weightage looks like.

Syllabus with weightage of Physics:

Units and Dimensions2%
Measurement of Errors2%
Vector Kinematics1%
Newton’s Law of Motion4%
Friction, Work and Energy5%
Current Electricity7%
Wave Optics5%
Ray Optics6%
Centre of Mass, Momentum and Collision5%
Rotational Dynamics4%
Simple Harmonic Motion5%
Fluid Mechanics2.5%
Wave Motion and String Waves5%
Heat and Thermodynamics6%
Nuclear Physics5%
Modern Physics5%
Circular Motion1%
Properties of Matter2%
Sound Waves Electro-magnetic Induction3%
Alternating Current1%
Semiconductors and Electronic Devices5%

Syllabus with weightage of Chemistry:

General Organic Chemistry9%
Alcohol Phenol Ether7%
Redox Reactions6%
Chemical Bonding5%
Coordination Compound5%
P-Block elements5%
S-block elements5%
Aldehyde ketone5%
Solid State5%
Chemical Thermodynamics5%
Ionic Equilibrium3%
Chemical Equilibrium3%
Surface Chemistry3%
Atomic Structure2%
Gaseous State2%
Transition Elements2%
Nuclear Chemistry2%
Chemical Kinetics2%
Mole Concepts2%
Amines and Diazonium Salts2%
Alkanes, Alkenes and Alkynes2%

Syllabus with weightage of Mathematics:

Inverse Trigonometric Functions2%
Circles and Families of Circles6%
Sequence and Series5%
Application of Derivatives4%
Limit and Continuity3%
Matrices and determinants4%
Straight Lines and Pair of Straight Lines2%
3-D Geometry5%
Probability and Statistics7%
Vector Algebra5%
Complex Numbers5%
Quadratic Equations5%
Sets, Relations and Functions4%
Permutation and Combination2%
Probability Binomial Theorem1%
Locus Hyperbola2%
Fundamentals of Mathematics Solution of Triangle1%

Apart from the weightage, you should be ready to answer questions based on the questions in the previous years. You will get an idea on how to face the upcoming entrance. JEE Main Course is important to be practiced and sorted before you move on to prepare for JEE Advanced. Depending on how you perform in JEE Main, you will know your caliber and potential.


Although the course is vast, a strict routine followed can help you in getting the best result on the final day. Most of the toppers have followed the similar pattern in scoring well in the Main. The syllabus is almost the same; however, keeping a tab on the latest JEE Main Syllabus 2018 will give you an edge over the other students who are competing for the similar competition.

With the weightage, you can also follow certain tips in order to crack the JEE Main.

These tips along with a proper organisation of the JEE course will add to giving you the result you have been craving for.

This article was originally written by  Aditya Singhal, who is the co-founder of AskIITians  

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