JEE Main 2019 Syllabus is one of the crucial points is that the student should be familiarized with before preparing for JEE Main along with its exam pattern. Once these two are available, it becomes easier to prepare. JEE Main is a national level exam which is conducted by CBSE for the candidates who wish to get the admission in BE / B.Tech, B.Arch / B.Plan in NITs, IIITs, CFTIs, and several other institutions. JEE Main consists of questions from subjects, namely, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

One of the questions which students usually ask is If the syllabus for Class 12th and JEE Main is similar? Read below to get the answer to your query.

Yes, JEE Main Syllabus is usually similar to that of CBSE Class 12th Board or any board following NCERT books. The questions are vastly from NCERT. So, if the student is preparing for the board exam, it is advised to keep your concepts clear, it will further help you in various JEE Entrance Examination. Most of the engineering entrance examination covers the syllabus of Class 11th and 12th. The content of the JEE Main Syllabus may slightly differ from State Board but if you are well prepared for your board exams, cracking the JEE Mains 2019 wouldn’t be much difficult.

Twist in the tale for JEE Main Aspirants

As per the newspaper reports, the CBSE will no longer be conducting JEE Main 2019. CBSE conducts various entrance examination and board exams as well. With limited staff and the responsibility of lakh of students, the CBSE will be relieved from their responsibility of conducting the entrance examination. So, the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, cleared a proposal on Friday, November 10, 2017, for the creation of a National Testing Agency.

With the creation of NTA, various changes are expected. For example, the entrance exam may be conducted twice a year under NTA. This will be implemented considering the completion among students. With JEE being conducted twice a year, every candidate will be given equal opportunity.

Also, there are chances for the change in exam pattern and JEE Main Syllabus under NTA. There will be a lot new for JEE Main. How much beneficial will be the creation of NTA, can only be said once it comes into action.

Let’s once have a look at the tentative schedule for JEE Main 2019

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JEE Main Syllabus

JEE Main  Mathematics Syllabus

The candidates can check the JEE Main Syllabus for Maths from the table below.

Unit Topics

  1. Sets, Relations & Functions
  2. Complex Numbers & Quadratic Equation
  3. Matrices & Determinants
  4. Permutation & Combination
  5. Mathematical Induction
  6. Binomial Theorem
  7. Sequencers & Series
  8. Limit, Continuity & Differentiability
  9. Integral Calculus
  10. Differential Equations
  11. Coordinate Geometry
  12. Three Dimensional Geometry
  13. Vector Algebra
  14. Statistics & Probability
  15. Trigonometry
  16. Mathematical Reasoning

JEE Main 2019 Physics Syllabus

For this subject, there are two sections. The detailed JEE Main Syllabus can be checked below.

For Section-A: The syllabus is as follows:

Unit Topics

  1. Physics & Measurement
  2. Kinematics
  3. Laws of Motion
  4. Work, Energy & Power
  5. Rotational Motion
  6. Gravitation
  7. Properties 0f Solids and Liquids
  8. Thermodynamics
  9. Kinetic Theory of Gases
  10. Oscillations & Waves
  11. Electrostatics
  12. Current Electricity
  13. Magnetic Effects of Current & Magnetism
  14. Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
  15. Electromagnetic Waves
  16. Optics
  17. Dual Nature of Nature and Radiation
  18. Atoms and Nuclei
  19. Electronic Devices
  20. Communication System

For the Section-B: In Section-B the experimental skills will be checked.

JEE Main Chemistry Syllabus

For this subject, there are two sections. The detailed JEE Main 2019 Syllabus can be checked below.

For Section-A: The syllabus is as follows:

Unit Topics

  1. Basic Concepts of Chemistry
  2. States of Matter
  3. Atomic Structure
  4. Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structure
  5. Chemical Thermodynamics
  6. Solution
  7. Equilibrium
  8. Redox Reactions and Electrochemistry
  9. Chemical KInetics
  10. Surface Chemistry

For the Section- B: The syllabus is as follows:

Units Topics

  1. Classifications of Elements and Periodicity in Properties
  2. General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Metals
  3. Hydrogen
  4. Block Elements
  5. Block Elements (Other Groups)
  6. D- and -f Block Elements
  7. Coordination Compounds
  8. Environmental Chemistry

For the Section-C: The candidates can check the syllabus below:

Unit Topics

  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. Polymers
  8. Biomolecules
  9. Chemistry in Everyday Life
  10. Principles Related to Practical Chemistry.

Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main is a national level exam. Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) conducts it to fill UG engineering and architecture seats in NITs, IIITs, and CFTIs. The all India rank of JEE Main is also accepted by private and government colleges across the nation. Every year, more than 11 lakh candidates appear for the exam in the month of April.

JEE Main will consist of Paper 1 and 2. The Paper 1 will be held for B.Tech  and B.E admission, whereas, through Paper 2, candidates will be getting admission in B.Arch and B.Plan courses. There is a possibility that JEE  will be conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) and not CBSE. NTA is expected to amend the exam a little. No official statement has been made so far but reports suggest that JEE Main will be held twice a year and probably only in online mode. Candidates preparing for JEE Main  can check latest updates, eligibility criteria, syllabus, preparation tips and more details from this page.

Aadhar Card Mandatory for JEE Main : Keep Aadhar Card Ready if you don’t already have one.

Approval For National Testing Agency (NTA): NTA was approved by the Union cabinet in November 2017. It is likely to take over the majority of the examinations conducted by CBSE from 2019 in a phased manner. It will start its operations with JEE Main and NEET UG.

Exam Pattern for JEE Main

The exam pattern for JEE Main does not change much. So it is expected that the exam pattern for JEE Main shall be as follows:

Mode of Examination: The CBSE will conduct the exam for JEE Main in two modes, Offline (Pen and Paper Mode) and Online (Computer Based Test).

Duration of the exam: The exam duration in both Online and Offline exam will be of 03 hours.

Type of Questions: The questions in both the modes will consist of Objective Type of MCQ questions.

Medium of Question Papers: The candidates will be given a choice in the medium of the question papers. The medium of examination in all test centers will be in English and Hindi Medium, while for Centre Cities in Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli, the questions will be available in English, Hindi, and Gujarati. The candidates need to opt for the medium of question paper at the time of filling the application form.

Paper 1: For BE/B.Tech 

Subject Number of questions Max Marks

Physics 30 120

Chemistry 30 120

Mathematics 30 120

Paper 2: For B.Arch/B.Plan 

Subject Number of questions Max Marks

Aptitude test 50 200

Mathematics 30 120

Drawing test 2 70

Marking Scheme

For every correct answer, 04 marks will be given.

There shall be a negative marking of 01 marks for every incorrect answer.

No marks will be deducted or awarded in case if the quest is left unanswered.

How To Prepare for JEE Main  without coaching

As it is said self-help is the best help. Even the aspiring candidates who are taking coachings, need to do self-study to know where they truly stand in the preparation process.

To prepare for JEE Main 2019, many candidates rely on themselves rather than taking coachings. It is actually the matter of personal choice. Some students prefer devising their own strategy and also there are some who like to rely on expert guidance.

Here are few tips that will help you with JEE Main  Preparation without coaching.

Know about the Examination

You must know the examination in and out. JEE Main examination is conducted in both online and offline mode. Do your research, know about the cutoff marks, exam pattern, syllabus, weightage, study materials and then dive into the preparation. As per your research, you will be able to give directions to your preparations and prepare a JEE Main Resource of your own.