NEET Syllabus 2024: Subject wise Exam Syllabus | Biology Syllabus | Physics Syllabus | Chemistry Biology Syllabus

NEET Syllabus 2024: NEET Syllabus 2024 includes topics covered in Class 11 and 12 Physics, Biology and Chemistry syllabus. National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) is a medical entrance examination conducted nationwide by the NTA (National Testing Agency) for students aspiring to pursue medical courses across medical colleges in the country. NEET 2024 question paper is formed on the basis of the syllabus specified by the MCI (Medical Council of India).

NEET Syllabus

NEET Syllabus 2024

NEET Syllabus 2024 – Physics

Physics and measurement
Laws of Motion
Work, Energy, and Power
Rotational Motions
Properties of Solids and Liquids
Kinetic Theory of Gases
Oscillations and wave
Electro statistics
Current Electricity
Magnetic effects of Current and Magnetism
Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents
Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
Atoms and Nuclei
Electronic Devices
Experimental Skills

NEET Syllabus: Chapter-wise weightage for Physics

Name of the chapter The number of questions asked (Approx.) Weightage in percentile
Current electricity 2 8
Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter 2 6
Electromagnetic induction 1 4
Alternating current 1 4
Atoms 0-1 1.5
Electromagnetic waves 1 5
Electric Charges and Fields 1 4.5
Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance 1 4.5
Gravitation 0-1 2
Kinetic theory 1 3
Mechanical Properties of Fluids 0-1 2
Work, Energy, and Power 1 4
Mechanical Properties of Solids 0-1 2
Newton’s Laws of Motion 1 3
Magnetism and Matter 1 2.5
Motion in a Plane 0-1 1.5
Motion in a Straight Line 0-1 1.5
Moving Charges and Magnetism 1 2.5
Nuclei 0-1 1.5
Oscillations 0-1 1.5
Physical World, Units, and Measurements 0-1 2
Ray optics and optical instruments 1 5
Thermal Properties of Matter 0-1 2
Thermodynamics 2 9
Semiconductor Electronics: Materials, Devices, and Simple Circuits 2 6
System of Particles and Rotational Motion 1 5
Wave optics 1 5
Waves 0-1 1.5
Total 45 100

NEET Syllabus 2024 – Chemistry

Physical Chemistry
  1. Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry
  2. Atomic Structure
  3. Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
  4. Chemical Thermodynamics
  5. Solutions
  6. Equilibrium
  7. Redox reactions and Electrochemistry
  8. Chemical Kinetics
Inorganic Chemistry
  1. Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties
  2. P Block elements
  3. d and f block elements
  4. Coordination compounds
Organic Chemistry
  1. Purification and Characterisation of Organic Compounds
  2. Some basic principles of Organic Chemistry
  3. Hydrocarbons
  4. Organic compounds containing Halogens
  5. Organic compounds containing Oxygen
  6. Organic compounds containing Nitrogen
  7. Biomolecules
  8. Principles Related to Practical Chemistry

NEET Syllabus: Chapter-wise weightage for Chemistry

Name of the chapter Number of Questions asked (Approx.) Weightage in percentile
Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids 2 4
Bio-Molecules 1 3
Alcohols, Phenols, and Ethers 2 4
Chemical Kinetics 1 3
Chemical bonding 2 5
d-and f-block elements 2 4
Chemistry in everyday life 1 2
Coordination Chemistry 4 9
Haloalkanes and Haloarenes; Amines 1 3
Environmental Chemistry 1 2
Equilibrium 3 6
Electrochemistry 1 2
General Principles and Process of Isolation elements 1 2
Hydrocarbons 1 3
Hydrogen 1 3
N containing Organic Compounds 1 3
Organic chemistry some basic principles and techniques – 1 1 2
Organic chemistry some basic principles and techniques – 2 1 2
p-block elements(13 14) 2 3.5
p-block elements(15 16 17 18) 2 3.5
Periodic table 1 2
Polymers 1 3
Redox reactions 1 3
s-block elements 1 2
Solutions 2 5
States of Matter 1 2
Structure of Atom 1 2
Surface Chemistry 1 2
The Solid State 1 2
Thermodynamics 4 8
Total 45 100

NEET Syllabus 2024 – Biology

Diversity in the Living World
Structural organization – Plants and Animals
Cell Structure and Function
Plant Physiology
Human physiology
Genetics and Evolution
Biology and Human Welfare
Biotechnology and its applications
Ecology and environment

NEET Syllabus: Chapter-wise weightage for Biology

Name of the chapter The number of questions asked (Approx.) Weightage in percentile
Anatomy of Flowering Plants 0-1 2
Biological Classification 0-1 2
Biomolecules 1 4
Animal Kingdom 2 7
Biodiversity and Conservation 1 3
Body Fluids and Circulation 0-1 1
Biotechnology and its Applications 1 3
Biotechnology: Principles and Processes 1 3
Breathing and Exchange of Gases 0-1 2
Cell: The Unit of Life, Biomolecules 0-1 2
Chemical Coordination and Integration 1 4
Cell Cycle and Cell Division 0-1 2
Digestion and Absorption 1 3
Ecosystem 0-1 2
Evolution 0-1 2
Excretory Products and their Elimination 0-1 2
Environmental Issues 0-1 2
Human Health and Disease 1 3
Human Reproduction 1 3
Locomotion and Movement 0-1 2
Microbes in Human Welfare 0-1 2
Neural Control and Coordination 0-1 2
Mineral Nutrition 0-1 1
Molecular Basis of Inheritance 2 6
Morphology of Flowering Plants 1 5
Organisms and Populations 0-1 2
Photosynthesis in Higher Plants 0-1 2
Plant Growth and Development 0-1 1
Plant Kingdom 1 4
Principles and Inheritance and Variation 1 5
Reproduction in Organisms 0-1 1
Reproductive Health 0-1 2
Respiration in Plants 0-1 1
Strategies for Enhancement in Food Production 0-1 2
Structural Organisation in Animals 0-1 2
Sexual Reproduction in Flowering Plants 1 5
The Living World 0-1 2
Transport in Plants 0-1 1
Total 90 100

Reduced NEET Syllabus of2024: Section-wise Deleted Topics

The following are the Reduced Syllabus of NEET 2024 and candidates are advised to make a note of these topics that have been removed from the revised NEET Syllabus 2024.

Section                 Deleted Topics
Biology  Diversity in Living World – Three domains of life, Tools for study of Taxonomy – Museums, Zoos, Herbaria, Botanical gardens,

Angiosperms, Angiosperms classification up to class, characteristic features and examples.

Structural Organization in Animals and Plants – Morphology, anatomy and functions of different systems (digestive, circulatory, respiratory,

nervous and reproductive) of an insect (cockroach). (Brief account only).

Plant Physiology – Transport in plants: Movement of water, gases and nutrients; Cell to cell transport-Diffusion, facilitated diffusion, active transport;

Plant – water relations – Imbibition, water potential, osmosis, plasmolysis; Long distance transport of water – Absorption, apoplast, symplast,

transpiration pull, root pressure and guttation;

Transpiration-Opening and closing of stomata; Uptake and translocation of mineral nutrients-Transport of food, phloem transport,

Mass flow hypothesis; Diffusion of gases (brief mention)

Mineral nutrition: Essential minerals, macro and micronutrients and their role; Deficiency symptoms; Mineral toxicity;

Elementary idea of Hydroponics as a method to study mineral nutrition; Nitrogen metabolism-Nitrogen cycle, biological nitrogen fixation

Seed dormancy; Vernalisation; Photoperiodism

Human Physiology – Digestion and absorption; Alimentary canal and digestive glands; Role of digestive enzymes and gastrointestinal hormones;

Peristalsis, digestion, absorption and assimilation of proteins, carbohydrates and fats; Caloric value of proteins, carbohydrates and fats; Egestion;

Nutritional and digestive disorders – PEM, indigestion, constipation, vomiting, jaundice, diarrhea

Reflex action; Sense organs; Elementary structure and function of eye and ear.

Reproduction – Reproduction in organisms: Reproduction, a characteristic feature of all organisms for continuation of species;

Modes of reproduction – Asexual and sexual; Asexual reproduction;

Modes-Binary fission, sporulation, budding, gemmule, fragmentation; vegetative propagation in plants

Biology and Human Welfare – Tobacco abuse, Improvement in food production; Plant breeding, tissue culture, single cell protein,

Biofortification; Apiculture and Animal husbandry.

Ecology and Environment – Habitat and niche, Population and ecological adaptations, Nutrient cycling (carbon and phosphorous);

Ecological succession; Ecological Services-Carbon fixation, pollination, oxygen release

Environmental issues: Air pollution and its control; Water pollution and its control; Agrochemicals and their effects; Solid waste management;

Radioactive waste management; Greenhouse effect and global warning;

Ozone depletion; Deforestation; Any three case studies as success stories addressing environmental issues.

Chemistry Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry – General Introduction: Important and scope of chemistry

Atomic Structure – Atomic number, isotopes and isobars. Concept of shells and subshells, dual nature of light

Chemical Thermodynamics – Third law of thermodynamics- Brief introduction

Some p-Block Elements – Atomic number, isotopes and isobars, Concept of shells and subshells, dual nature of matter and light

Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen – Cyanides and Isocyanides- will be mentioned at relevant places

Environmental Chemistry – Environmental pollution: Air, water and soil pollution, chemical reactions in atmosphere,

smogs, major atmospheric pollutants; acid rain ozone and its reactions, effects of depletion of ozone layer,

greenhouse effect and global warming-pollution due to industrial wastes; green chemistry as an alternative tool for reducing pollution,

strategy for control of environmental pollution.

Polymers – Classification- Natural and synthetic, methods of polymerization (addition and condensation), copolymerization.

Some important polymers: natural and synthetic like polyesters, bakelite; rubber, Biodegradable and non-biodegradable polymers.

Chemistry in Everyday Life – Chemicals in medicines- analgesics, tranquillisers, antiseptics, disinfectants, antimicrobials, antifertility drugs, antibiotics, antacids, antihistamines.

Chemicals in food- preservatives, artificial sweetening agents, elementary ideas of antioxidants.

Chemicals in food- preservatives, artificial sweetening agents, elementary ideas of antioxidants.

Physics Physics and measurement– Scope and excitement; nature of physical laws; Physics, technology, and

society Need for measurement: Length, mass, and time measurements, accuracy and precision of measuring instruments.

Kinematics – Elementary concepts of differentiation and integration for describing motion, Scalar and vector quantities: Position and displacement vectors,

general vectors, general vectors and notation, equality of vectors, multiplication of vectors by a real number

Laws of Motion – Equilibrium of concurrent forces, lubrication

Rotational Motion – Momentum conservation, centre of mass of uniform rod

Gravitation – Geostationary satellites

Properties of Solids and Liquids – Shear, modulus of rigidity, poisson’s ratio; elastic energy, Reynold’s number,

Qualitative ideas of Black Body Radiation, Wein’s displacement law, and Green House effect, Cp, Cv, Newton’s law of cooling and Stefan’s law

Thermodynamics – Heat engines and refrigerators

Oscillations and Waves – Free, forced and damped oscillations (qualitative ideas only), Resonance, Doppler effect

Electrostatics – Free charges and bound charges inside a conductor, Van de Graaff generator

Current Electricity – The flow of electric charges in a metallic conductor, Carbon resistors,

color code for carbon resistors, Potentiometer-principle and applications to measure potential difference,

and for comparing emf of two cells; measurement of internal resistance of a cell.

Magnetic effects of current and magnetism – Concept of magnetic field, Oersted’s experiment, Cyclotron, Magnetic dipole moment of a revolving electron,

Earth’s magnetic field and magnetic elements, Permanent magnets.

Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current – LC oscillations (qualitative treatment only)

Optics – Reflection and refraction of plane wave at a plane surface using wavefronts, Scattering of light- blue colour of the sky

and reddish appearance of the sun at sunrise and sunset,

Optical instruments: Human eye, image formation and accommodation, correction of eye defects (myopia and hypermetropia) using lenses,

Microscopes and astronomical telescopes (reflecting and refracting) and their magnifying powers.

Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation – Davisson-Germer experiment (experimental details should be omitted; only conclusion should be explained)

Atoms and Nuclei – Isotopes, isobars; isotones, Radioactivity- alpha, beta and gamma particles/ rays and their properties decay law

Electronic Devices – Energy bands in solids (qualitative ideas only), conductors, insulators, Junction transistor,

transistor action, characteristics of a transistor; transistor as an amplifier (common emitter configuration) and oscillator, Transistor as a switch

NTA NEET UG 2024 Exam Pattern

The NTA NEET Exam is conducted in an offline mode (pen-paper mode) every year by the National Testing Agency. Students can take a look at the NTA NEET exam pattern before going to the syllabus. Here you will get an idea about the revised exam pattern of NEET 2024.

  1. As per the new exam pattern, there will be 2 sections in each subject consisting of 35 questions in Section A and 15 questions in Section B (out of which choose to attempt any 10 questions).
  2. There will be 200 Multiple Choice Questions in total (out of which 20 are optional). Each correct question carries 4 marks.
  3. NEET (UG) – 2024 is a Pen & Paper-based Test, to be answered on the specially designed machine gradable OMR sheet using Ball Point Pen
  4. There will be a negative marking of minus one (-1) mark for each incorrect answer.
  5. The total duration of the NEET 2024 Exam is 3 hours 20 minutes (200 minutes)
NEET UG 2024 Exam Pattern
SNo Subjects  Sections No. of Questions Marks  Duration of Exam
1 Physics Section A 35 140 3 hours 20 minutes (200 minutes)
Section B 15 40
2 Chemistry Section A 35 140
Section B 15 40
3 Botany Section A 35 140
Section B 15 40
4 Zoology Section A 35 140
Section B 15 40
Total 200 (20 optional) 720


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