CUCET Syllabus 2018

CUCET SyllabusCUCET Syllabus 2018 - The conducting body of CUCET 2018 has released the syllabus of CUCET 2018.  As per the CUCET 2018 Syllabus the question paper is divided into sets according to the programme i.e. UG or PG. Some of the question papers are divided into sections from which a student can choose to answer any three of the sections given. Each set of the question paper is allotted according to a particular course. There are two sets of UG question papers and around 15 PG questions papers. CUCET is conducted in Pen and Paper mode wherein all the questions would be multiple choice. Candidates must go through the syllabus of the subject of their choice while preparing for the exam. A list of the CUCET syllabus 2018 is given below along with the subject code, university code and the question paper set. Candidates can check the Syllabus of CUCET 2018 to know the different topics they need to prepare.


CUCET Syllabus 2018 for UG will be divided into two parts.

Part A

The questions will be asked from English, Numerical Aptitude/Data Interpretation, Analytical Skills, Reasoning, General Aptitude and General Knowledge.

Part B

Part B of the question paper is divided into four sections.

Section I- (Physics)

Section II- (Chemistry)

Section III- (Maths)

Section IV- (Biology)


The candidates must answer section one and two. They can select between section III and Section IV. Candidates must make sure that they answer any one of the two sections and if they answer both the sections a best of three will be taken i.e. Section I and Section II and Section III or Section IV.

 Topics included in each section are as follows:


Section I (CUCET 2018 Syllabus for PHYSICS)

Measurement, Motion in one dimension, Laws of Motion, Motion in two dimensions, Work, Power and Energy, Linear Momentum & collisions, Rotation of a rigid body about a fixed axis, Gravitation, Oscillatory motion, Mechanics of solids and fluids, Heat and thermodynamics, Wave, Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Magnetic Effect of Current, Electromagnetic induction, Ray Optics and optical instruments, Wave Optics, Modern Physics, etc.

Section II (CUCET Syllabus 2018 for CHEMISTRY)

Atomic Structure, Chemical Bonding, Redox Reactions, Equilibrium and Kinetics, Acid - Base Concepts, Electrochemistry, Catalysis, Colloids, Colligative Properties of Solution, Periodic Table, Preparation and Properties of the following, Thermochemistry, General Organic Chemistry, Reaction intermediates, Isomerism, Polymers, Carbohydrates, Preparation and Properties of the Followings, Solid State, Petroleum, etc

Section III (CUCET 2018 Syllabus for MATHEMATICS)

Algebra, Probability, Trigonometry, Co-ordinate Geometry, Calculus, Vectors, Dynamics, Statics, etc.

Section IV (CUCET Syllabus 2018 for BIOLOGY)

CUCET 2018 Syllabus for Zoology

Origin of Life, Organic Evolution, Mechanism of Organic Evolution, Human Genetics and Eugenics, Applied Biology, Mammalian Anatomy (Eg. Rabbit), Animal Physiology, Comparison between Periplanata and Blatta, Detailed studies of followings: Protozoa, Porifera, Coelenterata, Aschelminthes, Annelida, Arthropoda, etc.

CUCET Syllabus 2018 for Botany

Plant Cell, Protoplasm, Ecology, Ecosystem, Genetics, Seeds in angiospermic plants, Fruits, Cell differentiation Plant Tissue, Anatomy of Root, stem and leaf, Important phylums, Soil, Photosynthesis, etc

To know more about the syllabus of CUCET 2018 for UG and PG programmes refer to the table given below.


CUCET 2018 Syllabus for Under Graduate


CUCET Syllabus 2018 for Post Graduate


CUCET 2018 will be conducted on April 28 & 29, 2018. The application procedure for CUCET 2018 will continue until April 2, 2018. The CUCET 2018 admit card will be available online from April 23, 2018. Candidates can refer to the list of programmes for CUCET 2018, offered by the different participating universities of CUCET 2018 and opt for the course of their choice.

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