NEET Syllabus 2020
Prabha Dhavala, 04 Sep 2019, #NEET
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NEET Syllabus 2020 – The detailed NEET 2020 syllabus will be released by NTA along with the information brochure on December 2, 2019. Medical aspirants have to be conversant with the syllabus of NEET 2020 if they wish to crack the exam successfully. Preparation therefore must start with a good idea of the NEET syllabus 2020 for Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Zoology and Botany) which is on par with class 11 and 12 syllabi for the same. It is to be understood that NEET question papers will be on the basis of the MCI notified common syllabus of NEET available at mciindia.org and implemented in the year 2013. Aspirants can check the detailed NEET 2020 syllabus in this article along with the best books to refer as well as other important factors like exam pattern and sample papers.

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NEET Syllabus 2020 given in this article is segregated as per class 11 and class 12 for each subject for the ease of students referring to the topics. Secondly, the best books recommended by experts are also given alongside the NEET syllabus for each subject. Finally, at the end, the exam pattern of NEET is also mentioned along with sample papers for practice purposes. NEET 2020 is going to be held by NTA on May 3.

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NEET Syllabus 2020 - Subject-wise

NEET 2020 Physics syllabus – With a total of 45 questions and 180 marks at stake, it is imperative that candidates must know the syllabus thoroughly and prepare with that extra edge so as to score the much needed marks in the exam. The topics as per NEET Physics syllabus 2020 is give below along with the best books for reference.

NEET 2020 Syllabus for Physics

NEET 2020 - Best Books for Physics

Book Name

Author

Concepts of Physics, part 1 and 2

H C Verma

Fundamentals of Physics

Halliday, Resnick and Walker

Objective Physics for medical entrance examination (volumes 1 and 2)

D C Pandey

NCERT Exemplar Class 11 and 12

NA

Physics MCQ

D Mukherjee

Chemistry syllabus for NEET 2020 – Chemistry section will have a total of 45 questions for 180 marks. Since many students find Chemistry to be easy to study, the topics from both class 11 and 12 have been listed along with the best books for reference while preparing.

NEET Syllabus 2020 for Chemistry

Best Books for NEET Chemistry

Name of the book

Author

Physical Chemistry

O P Tandon

Oxford’s Organic Chemistry

Jonathan Clayden, Nick Greeves,

Concise Inorganic Chemistry

J D Lee

MTG’s Objective NCERT at your fingertips

MTG Editorial Board

Modern’s ABC of Chemistry of Classes 11 and 12 (volumes 1 and 2)

S.P. Jauhar


Biology syllabus for NEET 2020 – Biology in NEET comprises Botany and Zoology with 45 questions for 180 marks each. This makes the total number of questions 90 and marks at stake are 360. Smart work is the need of the hour along with dedication and diligence. The topics that should be studied are given below followed by the best books to be referred to cement the concepts.

NEET Syllabus 2020 for Biology

Best Books for NEET Biology

Book

Author

Objective Biology (volumes 1 & 2)

GR Bathla

Biology Classes 11 and 12 (Volume 1 & 2)

Pradeep Publications

Objective Biology (Volume 1, 2, and 3 along with Practice Papers)

Dinesh Publications

A Class Book for Botany

A C Dutta

Objective Biology (volumes 1 and 2)

Trueman Publications

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*The syllabus given here pertains to NEET 2019. The updated syllabus will be given here once NTA releases the same. However, changes in NEET syllabus is not expected anytime soon. So candidates can go ahead with referring to the NEET 2019 one.

NEET 2020 Exam Pattern

The questions asked in NEET will be based the given NEET 2020 syllabus. While studying, it is wise to prepare on the lines of the actual exam paper. This is where an understanding of the exam pattern of NEET 2020 will add value to the preparation efforts. A look at NEET paper pattern shows that the exam is of three hours, in pen and paper based mode with 180 questions for 720 marks. There is negative marking of one mark for every wrong answer and candidates have the option of choosing from 11 languages based on the location of their exam city to answer the question paper in.

The other tool that helps ace the exam is practice and more practice. This can be achieved with the help of NEET sample papers. After every topic completed from the NEET 2020 syllabus, candidates should ideally test themselves in the same.

NEET 2020 Subject-wise question distribution


Preparation Tips using NEET 2020 Syllabus

6 Months NEET Preparation Tips

  1. Segregate the syllabus of NEET 2020 into easy, difficult and to be learnt topics for each subject.

  2. Learn the easy one along with one difficult topic

  3. Allocate time to learn the new topics as this means learning everything anew.

  4. Once a topic to completed, test yourself with the help of questions given at the end of the chapter.

  5. Answer questions from the topic from past year question papers too.

  6. Analyze your effort and revise if you have not done well.

  7. Move on to the next topic only once you are good with the ones completed so far.

2 Months Preparation Tips of NEET:

  1. By this time the entire NEET 2020 syllabus must have been completed.

  2. Kick start with intense revision. Revise topics alternating with difficulty levels.

  3. Make short notes where you need refreshing or prodding so you can use them at the last minute for revision.

  4. Sit for regular tests to understand where you stand in terms of your preparation.

  5. Move to the next topic if you have done well in the first one else better and strengthen the first one before moving to the next one.

  6. Lastly keep your motivation levels high and don’t compare with anyone.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NEET Syllabus 2020

Question: How is the distribution of questions in Biology section?

Answer:

Biology is divided into Zoology and Botany and there are 45 questions from each of these.  

Question: Is there a change in syllabus of NEET for the year 2020?

Answer:

No, as of now there is no announcement by the authorities about change in syllabus for the exam in 2020. Any change will be notified.

Question: Are there chances of wrong question being asked in NEET 2020?

Answer:

There have been instances where wrong questions have been asked in the examination. In such case the authorities provide full marks in those particular questions irrespective of responses recorded.

Question: Do I need to study from both 11 and 12 standard books?

Answer:

Yes, it is imperative for candidates to prepare well from both class 11 & 12 books and syllabus of PCB.

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Aman Raj Student Expert 21st Nov, 2019

Hello Rohit

Class 10th boards marks is not required for the admission.

Neet Application Form only ask your board roll number of class 10th . But Class 12th marks matters. You should get above 75% in class 12th so that no difficulty happens in admission.

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Aman Raj Student Expert 21st Nov, 2019

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niharika cherry 21st Nov, 2019
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  • Marksheet and Certificate of both class 10 and class 12.
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Hey,

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