JEE Advanced Syllabus 2023 (Revised): Learn what’s new in JEE Advanced Physics, Chemistry & Maths Syllabus

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JEE Advanced 2023 entrance exam for various IITs is scheduled for 4 June 2023. JEE Advanced syllabus 2023 is revised this year, and candidates must follow the IIT JEE Advanced syllabus for their entrance exam. The important topics for JEE Advanced will come from the JEE Advanced Syllabus, which is available on the official website of JEE Advanced. Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics are the Subjects in JEE Advanced that will come in the competitive exam. Candidates are already preparing many JEE Advanced 2023 books that are based on the Jee Advanced syllabus chapter-wise. Candidates must not skip important topics for JEE Advanced. Based on the JEE Advanced cut-offs, candidates will get admission to JEE Advanced Colleges of their choice. If you are preparing for the JEE Advanced exam, then do follow the JEE Advanced Syllabus chapter-wise for Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as mentioned below:

JEE Advanced Physics Syllabus 2023 (Revised)

General Physics

General Units and dimensions, dimensional analysis
Least Count, significant figures
Methods of measurement and error analysis for physical quantities pertaining to the following experiments: experiments based on using Vernier calipers and screw gauge (micrometer), Determination of g using simple pendulum, Young’s modulus-elasticity of the material Surface tension of water by capillary rise and effect of detergents.
Specific heat of a liquid using calorimeter, focal length of a concave mirror and a convex lens using u-v method
Speed of sound using resonance column
Verification of Ohm’s law using voltmeter and ammeter, and specific resistance of the material of a wire using meter bridge and post office box


Kinematics in one and two dimensions (Cartesian coordinates only), projectiles 
Uniform circular motion
Relative Velocity 
Newton’s laws of motion 
Inertial and uniformly accelerated frames of reference 
Static and dynamic friction
Kinetic and potential energy
Work and power
Conservation of linear momentum and mechanical energy 
Systems of particles
Centre of mass and its motion
Elastic and inelastic collisions
Rigid body, moment of inertia, parallel and perpendicular axes theorems, moment of inertia of uniform bodies with simple geometrical shapes
Angular momentum
Conservation of angular momentum
Dynamics of rigid bodies with fixed axis of rotation
Rolling without slipping of rings, cylinders, and spheres
Equilibrium of rigid bodies
Collision of point masses with rigid bodies
Forced and damped oscillation (in one dimension), resonance
Linear and angular simple harmonic motions
Hooke’s law, Young’s modulus
Law of gravitation 
Gravitational potential and field 
Acceleration due to gravity 
Kepler’s law, Geostationary orbits, Motion of planets and satellites in circular orbits
Escape velocity
Pressure in a fluid 
Pascal’s law
Surface energy and surface tension, angle of contact, drops, bubbles and capillary rise
Viscosity (Poiseuille’s equation excluded), Modulus of rigidity and bulk modulus in mechanics
Stoke’s law
Terminal velocity, Streamline flow, equation of continuity, Bernoulli’s theorem and its application
Wave motion (plane waves only), longitudinal and transverse waves, superposition of waves
Progressive and stationary waves
Vibration of strings and air columns
Speed of sound in gases
Doppler effect (in sound)

Thermal Physics 

Thermal expansion of solids, liquids, and gases
Calorimetry, latent heat
Heat conduction in one dimension
Elementary concepts of convection and radiation
Newton’s law of cooling
Ideal gas laws
Specific heats (Cv and Cp for monoatomic and diatomic gases)
Isothermal and adiabatic processes
Carnot engine and its efficiency 
Blackbody radiation
Absorptive and emissive powers 
Kirchhoff’s law
Wien’s displacement law
Stefan’s law

Electricity and Magnetism

Coulomb’s law
Electric field and potential 
Electric potential energy of a system of point charges and of electrical dipoles in a uniform electrostatic field lines 
Flux of electric field 
Gauss’s law and its application in simple cases, such as, to find field due to infinitely long straight wire, uniformly charged infinite plane sheet and uniformly charged thin spherical shell
Parallel plate capacitor with and without dielectrics 
Capacitors in series and parallel 
Energy stored in a capacitor 
Electric Current 
Ohm’s law
Series and parallel arrangements of resistances and cells
Kirchhoff’s laws and simple applications
Heating effect of current 
Biot-Savart’s law and Ampere’s law
Magnetic field near a current-carrying straight wire, along the axis of a circular coil and inside a long straight solenoid
Force on a moving charge and on a current-carrying wire in a uniform magnetic field 
Magnetic moment of a current loop; Effect of a uniform magnetic field on a current loop; Moving coil galvanometer, voltmeter, ammeter and their conversions
Electromagnetic induction: Faraday’s law, Lenz’s law; Self and mutual inductance; RC, LR, LC, and LCR (in series) circuits with d.c. and a.c. sources

Electromagnetic Waves

Electromagnetic waves and their characteristics
Electromagnetic spectrum (radio waves, microwaves, infrared, visible, ultraviolet, x-rays, gamma rays) including elementary facts about their uses


Rectilinear propagation of light
Reflection and refraction at plane and spherical surfaces
Total internal reflection
Deviation and dispersion of light by a prism
Thin lenses
Combinations of mirrors and thin lenses
Wave nature of light
Huygen’s principle, interference limited to Young’s double slit experiment 
Diffraction due to a single slit
Polarization of light, plane polarized light
Brewster’s law, polaroids

Modern Physics

Atmoic nucleus, a, b, y radiations
Law of radioactive decay
Decay constant
Half-life and mean life
Binding energy and its calculation
Fission and fusion processes
Energy calculations in these processes
Photoelectric effect 
Bohr’s theory of hydrogen-like atoms
Characteristics and continuous X-rays, Moseley’s law
De Brogile wavelength of matter waves

JEE Advanced Chemistry Syllabus 2023 (Revised)

General Topics

Concept of atoms and molecules
Dalton’s atomic theory
Mole Concept
Chemical formulae
Balanced chemical equations
Calculations (based on mole concept and stoichiometry) involving common oxidation-reduction, neutralisation, and displacement reactions
Concentration in terms of mole fraction, molarity, molality, and normality

States of Matter: Gases and Liquids

Gas laws and ideal gas equations, absolute scale of temperature
Deviation from ideality, van der Waals equation
Kinetic theory of gases, average, root mean square and most probable velocities and their relation with temperature
Law of partial pressures
Diffusion of gases
Intermolecular interactions: types, distance dependence, and their effect on properties
Liquids: Vapour pressure, surface tension, viscosity

Atomic Structure 

Bohr Model, Spectrum of hydrogen atom
Wave-particle duality, de Brogile hypothesis
Uncertainty principle
Qualitative quantum mechanical picture of hydrogen atom
Energies, quantum numbers, wave function and probability density (plots only), shapes of s, p and d orbitals
Aufbau principle
Pauli’s exclusion principle and Hund’s rule

Chemical Thermodynamics 

Intensive and extensive properties, state functions, First law of thermodynamics
Internal energy, work (pressure-volume only) and heat
Enthalpy, heat capacity, standard state, Hess’s law
Enthalpy of reaction, fusion and vapourization, and lattice enthalpy
Second law of thermodynamics
Gibbs energy
Criteria of equilibrium and spontaneity 

Chemical and Ionic Equilibrium 

Law of mass action
Significance of DG and DGQ in chemical equilibrium
Equilibrium constant (Kp and Kc) and reaction quotient, Le Chatelier’s principle (effect of concentration, temperature, and pressure)
Solubility product and its applications, common ion effect, pH and buffer solutions
Acids and bases (Bronsted and Lewis concepts)
Hydrolysis of salts 


Electrochemical cells and cell reactions
Standard electrode potentials 
Electrochemical work, Nernst equation
Electrochemical series, emf of galvanic cells
Faradays’s laws of electrolysis
Electrolytic conductance, specific, equivalent, and molar conductivity, Kohlrausch’s law
Batteries: Primary and Secondary, fuel cells

Chemical Kinetics 

Rated of chemical reactions
Order and molecularity of reactions
Rate law, rate constant, half-life
Differential and integrated rate of expressions for zero and first order reactions
Temperature dependence of rate constant (Arrhenius equation and activation energy)
Homogeneous and heterogenous, activity and selectivity of solid catalyst, enzyme catalysis and its mechanism

Solid State

Classification of solids, crystalline state, seven crystal systems (cell parameters a, b, c, a, b, Y), close packed structure of solids (cubic and hexagonal), packing in fcc, bcc and hcp lattices
Nearest neighbours, ionic radii and radius ratio, point defects


Henry’s law
Raoult’s law
Ideal Solutions
Colligative properties: lowering of vapour pressure, elevation of boiling point, depression of freezing point, and osmotic pressure
Van’t Hoff factor

Surface Chemistry

Elementary concepts of adsorption: Physisorption and Chemisorption
Freundlich adsorption isotherm
Colloids: types, methods of preparation and general properties
Elementary ideas of emulsions, surfactants and micelles (only definition and examples)

Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties

Modern periodic law and the present form of periodic table
Electronic configuration of elements
Periodic trends in atomic radius, ionic radius, ionization enthalpy, electron gain enthalpy, valence, oxidation states, electronegativity, and chemical reactivity 


Position of hydrogen in periodic table, occurrence, isotopes, preparation, properties and uses of hydrogen
Hydrides-ionic, covalent and interstitial
Physical and chemical properties of water, heavy water
Hydrogen peroxide-preparation, reactions, use, and structure 
Hydrogen as fuel 

s-Block Elements

Alkali and alkaline earth metals-reactivity towards air, water, dihydrogen, halogens, acids; their reducing nature including solutions in liquid ammonia; uses of these elements; general characteristics of their oxides, hydroxides, halides, salts of oxoacids 
Anomalous behaviour of lithium and beryllium; preparation, properties, and uses of compounds of sodium (sodium carbonate, sodium chloride, sodium hydroxide, sodium hydrogen carbonate) and calcium (calcium oxide, calcium hydroxide, calcium carbonate, calcium sulphate)

p-Block Elements

Oxidation state and trends in chemical reactivity of elements of groups 13-17
Anomalous properties of boron, carbon, nitrogen, oxygen, and fluorine with respect to other elements in their respective groups
Group 13: Reactivity towards acids, alkalis, and halogens; preparation, properties, and uses of borax, orthoboric acid, diborane, boron trifluoride, aluminium chloride, and alums
Uses of boron and aluminium 
Group 14: Reactivity towards water and halogen; allotropes of carbon and uses of carbon; preparation, properties, and uses of carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, silicon dioxide, silicones, silicates, zeolites
Group 15: Reactivity towards hydrogen, oxygen, and halogen; allotropes of phosphorous trichloride, phosphorus pentachloride; oxides of nitrogen and oxoacids of phosphorus
Group 16: Reactivity towards hydrogen, oxygen, and halogen; simple oxides; allotropes of sulfur; preparation/manufacture, properties, and uses of dioxygen, ozone, sulfur dioxide, sulfuric acid; oxoacids of sulfur
Group 17: Reactivity towards hydrogen, oxygen, and metals; preparation/manufacture, properties, and uses of chlorine, hydrogen chloride and interhalogen compounds, oxoacids of halogens, bleaching powder
Group 18: Chemical properties and uses; compounds of xenon with fluorine and oxygen

d-Block Elements

Oxidation states and their stability; standard electrode potential; interstitial compound; alloys; catalytic properties; applications; preparation, structure, and reactions of oxoanions of chromium and manganese

f-Block Elements

Lanthanoid and actinoid contractions; oxidation states; general characteristics 

Coordination Compounds

Werner’s theory
Nomenclature, cis-trans and ionization isomerism, hybridization and geometries (linera, tetrahedral, square planar and octahedral) of mononuclear coordination compounds
Bonding [VBT and CFT (octahedral and tetrahedral fields)] 
Magnetic properties (spin-only) and colour of 3d-series coordination compounds
Ligands and spectrochemical series
Importance and applications
Metal carbonyls

Isolation of Metals

Metal ores and their concentration; extraction of crude metal from concentrated ores: thermodynamic (iron, copper, zinc) and electrochemical (aluminium) principles of metallurgy; cyanide process (silver and gold); refining 

Principles of Qualitative Analysis

Groups I to V (only Ag+, Hg+, Cu2+, Pb2+, Fe3+, Cr3+, Al3+, Ca2+, Ba2+, Zn2+, Mn2+, and Mg2+); Nirate, halides (excluding fluoride), carbonate and bicarbonate, sulphate and sulphide

Environmental Chemistry

Atmospheric pollution; water pollution, soil pollution, industrial water; strategies to control environmental pollution; green chemistry

Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry

Hybridisation of carbon; s and p-bonds; shapes of simple organic molecules; aromaticity; Structural and geometrical isomerism; Stereoisomers and stereochemical relationship (enantiomers, diastereomers, meso) of compounds containing only up to two asymmetric centres (R, S and E, Z configuration excluded)
Determination of empirical and molecular formulae of simple compounds by combustion method only
IUPAC nomenclature of organic molecules (hydrocarbons, including simple cyclic hydrocarbons and their mono-functional and bi-functional derivatives only)
Hydrogen bonding effects
Inductive, Resonance, and Hyperconjugative effects
Acidity and basicity of organic compounds
Reactive intermediates produced during homolytic and heterolytic bond cleavage
Formation structure and stability of carbocations, carbanions and free radicals


Homologous series; Physical properties (melting points, boiling points, and density) and effect of branching on them
Conformations of ethane and butane (Newman projections only)
Preparation from alkyl halides and aliphatic carboxylic acids
Reactions: combustion, halogenation (including allylic and benzylic halogenation) and oxidation

Alkenes and Alkynes

Physical properties (boiling points, density and dipole moments)
Preparation by elimination reactions
Acid catalysed hydration (excluding the stereochemistry of addition and elimination)
Metal acetylides
Reaction of alkenes with KMnO4 and ozone
Reduction of alkenes and alkynes
Electrophilic addition reactions of alkenes with X2, HX, HOX, (X=halogen)
Effect of peroxide on addition reactions; cyclic polymerization reaction of alkynes 


Structure; Electrophilic substitution reactions: halogenation, nitration, sulphonation, Friedel-Crafts alkylation and acylation
Effect of directing groups (monosubstituted benzene) in these reactions


Physical properties; preparation, electrophilic substitution reactions of phenol (halogenation, nitration, sulphonation)
Reimer-Tiemann reaction, Kolbe reaction
Aspirin synthesis
Oxidation and reduction reactions of phenol

Alkyl Halides

Rearrangement reactions of alkyl carbocation
Grignard reactions
Nucleophilic substitution reactions and their stereochemical aspects


Physical properties; Reactions: esterification, dehydration (formation of alkenes and ethers)
Reactions with: sodium, phosphorus halides, ZnCl2/concentrated HCl, thionyl chloride 
Conversion of alcohols into aldehydes, ketones and carboxylic acids


Preparation by Williamson’s synthesis; C-O bond cleavage reactions

Aldehydes and Ketones

Preparation of: aldehydes and ketones from acid chlorides and nitriles; aldehydes from esters
Benzaldehyde from toluene and benzene; Reactions: oxidation, reduction, oxime and hydrazine formation
Aldol condensation, Cannizzaro reaction
Haloform reaction
Nucleophilic addition reaction with RMgX, NaHSO3, HCN, alcohol, amine

Carboxylic Acids

Physical properties; preparation: from nitriles, Grignard reagents, hydrolysis of esters and amides
Preparation of benzoic acid from alkylbenzenes; reactions: reduction, halogenation, formation of esters, acid chlorides and amides


Preparation from nitro compounds, nitriles and amides
Reactions: Hoffmann bromamide degradation, Gabriel phthalimide synthesis; Reaction with nitrous acid, Azo coupling reaction of diazonium salts of aromatic amines
Sandmeyer and related reactions of diazonium salts; Carbylamine reaction, Hinsberg test, Alkylation and acylation reactions


Reactions: Fitting, Wurtz-Fitting; Nucleophilic aromatic substitution in haloarenes and substituted haloarenes (excluding benzyne mechanism and cine substitution)


Carbohydrates: Classification; Mono- and di-saccharides (glucose and sucrose)
Oxidation; Reduction; Glycoside formation and hydrolysis of disaccharides (sucrose, maltose, lactose); Anomers
Proteins: Amino Acids; Peptide linkage; Structure of peptides (primary and secondary); Types of proteins (fibrous and globular)
Nucleic acids: Chemical composition and structure of DNA and RNA


Types of polymerization (addition, condensation); Homo and copolymers; Natural rubber; cellulose; Nylon; Teflon; Bakelite; PVC; Bio-degradable polymers; Applications of polymers

Chemistry in Everyday Life

Drug-target interaction; Therapeutic action, and examples (excluding structures), of antacids, antihistamines, tranquilizers, analgesic, antimicrobials, and antifertility drugs; Artificial sweeteners (names only); Soaps, detergents, and cleansing action

Practical Organic Chemistry

Detection of elements (N, S, halogens); Detection and identification of the following functional groups: hydroxyl (alcoholic and phenolic), carbonyl (aldehyde and ketone), carboxyl, amino and nitro

JEE Advanced Mathematics Syllabus 2023 (Revised)

Sets, Relations and Functions

Sets and their representations, different kinds of sets (empty, finite and infinite), algebra of sets, intersection, complement, difference and symmetric difference of sets and their algebraic properties, De-Morgan’s laws on union, intersection, difference (for finite number of sets) and practical problems based on them
Cartesian product of finite sets, ordered pair, relations, domain, and codomain of relations, equivalence relation
Function as a special case of relation, functions as mappings, domain, codomain, range of functions, invertible functions, even and odd functions, into, onto and one-to-one functions, special functions (polynomial, trigonometric, exponential, logarithmic, power, absolute value, greatest integer etc), sum, difference, product and composition of functions


Algebra of complex numbers, addition, multiplication, conjugation, polar representation, properties of modulus and principal argument, triangle inequality, cube roots of unity, geometric interpretations
Statement of fundamental theorem of algebra, Quadratic equations with real coefficients, relations between roots and coefficients, formation of quadratic equations with given roots, symmetric functions of roots
Arithmetic and geometric progression, arithmetic and geometric means, sums of finite arithmetic and geometric progressions, infinite geometric series, sum of the first n natural numbers, sums of squares and cubes of the first n natural numbers
Logarithms and their properties, permutations and combinations, binomial theorem for a positive integral index, properties of binomial coefficients


Matrices as a rectangular array of real numbers, equality of matrices, addition, multiplication by a scalar and product of matrices, transpose of a matrix, elementary row and column transformations, determinant of a square matrix of order up to three, adjoint of a matrix, inverse of a square matrix of order up to three, properties of these matrix operations, diagonal, symmetric and skew-symmetric matrices and their properties, solutions of simultaneous linear equations in two or three variables

Probability and Statistics 

Random experiment, sample space, different types of events (impossible, simple, compound), addition and multiplication rules of probability, conditional probability, independence of events, total probability, Bayes Theorem, computation of probability of events using permutations and combinations
Measure of central tendency and dispersion, mean, median, mode, mean deviation, standard deviation and variance of grouped and ungrouped data, analysis of the frequency distribution with same mean but different variance, random variable, mean and variance of the random variable 


Trigonometric functions, their periodicity and graphs, addition and subtraction formulae, formulae involving multiple and sub-multiple angles, general solution of trigonometric equations
Inverse trigonometric functions (principal value only) and their elementary properties 

Analytical Geometry

Two dimensions: Cartesian coordinates, distance between two points, section formulae shift of originEquation of a straight line in various forms, angle between two lines, distance of a point from a line; Lines through the point of intersection of two given lines, equation of the bisector of the angle between two lines, concurrency of lines; Centroid, orthocentre, incentre and circumcentre of a triangle Equation of a circle in various forms, equations of tangent, normal and chord. Parametric equations of a circle, intersection of a circle with a straight line or a circle, equation of a circle through the points of intersection of two circles and those of a circle and a straight lineEquations of a parabola, ellipse and hyperbola in standard form, their foci, directrices and eccentricity, parametric equations of tangent and normalLocus problems
Three dimensions:  Distance between two points, direction cosines and direction ratios, equation of a straight line in space, slew lines, shortest distance between two lines, equation of a plane, distance of a point from a plane, angle between two lines, angle between two planes, angle between a line and the plane, coplanar lines 

Differential Calculus

Limit of a function at a real number, continuity of a function, limit and continuity of the sum, difference, product and quotient of two functions, L’ Hospital rule of evaluation of limits of functions
Continuity of composite functions, intermediate value property of continuous functions
Derivative of a function, derivative of the sum, difference, product and quotient of two functions, chain rule, derivatives of polynomial, rational, trigonometric, inverse trigonometric, exponential and logarithmic functions
Tangents and normal, increasing and decreasing functions, derivatives of order two, maximum and minimum values of a function, Rolle’s theorem, derivatives up to order two of implicit functions, geometric interpretation of derivatives

Integral Calculus

Integration as the inverse process of differentiation, indefinite integrals of standard functions, definite integrals as the limit of sums, definite integral and their properties, fundamental th eorem of integral calculus  
Integration by parts, integration by the methods of substitution and partial fractions, application of definite integrals to the determination of areas bounded by simple curves. Formation of ordinary differential equations, solution of homogenous differential equations of first order and first degree, separation of variables method, linear first order differential equations


Addition of vectors, scalar multiplication, dot and cross products, scalar and vector triple products, and their geometrical interpretations

How to Prepare for JEE Advanced Syllabus 2023

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One of the toughest competitive exams in India, JEE Advanced 2023 is not that difficult to crack if you are prepared well. You can refer to JEE Advanced books 2023 by Oswal Publishers and some last minute JEE Advance Preparation tips


The JEE Advanced exam will be conducted soon. IIT JEE Advanced syllabus covers Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics topics. This year the JEE Advanced Syllabus is revised, and hence JEE Advanced weightage of the JEE Advanced 2022 must not be compared. The revised JEE Advanced Weightage will be updated soon. Those preparing for the JEE Advanced exam can refer to the last minutes for entrance exams here. 

FAQs on JEE Advanced Syllabus 2023

Q1. What is the syllabus of JEE Advanced?

The JEE Advanced syllabus covers topics under Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. The JEE Advanced syllabus is based on the NCERT class 12 syllabus, but the topics are at an advanced level. JEE Advanced entrance exam is therefore considered one of the toughest entrance exams

Q2. What are the changes in JEE Advanced syllabus 2023?

This year the JEE Advanced Syllabus has been revised. The revised syllabus for JEE Advanced has been mentioned in the article and can also be downloaded from the official website. 

Q3. Is Mathematics Syllabus for JEE Advanced 2023 tough?

JEE Advanced Syllabus covers the topics at an advanced level. Students preparing for the JEE Advanced entrance exam must work hard to cover the detailed JEE Advanced syllabus. The exam level is tough, but there is no looking back if you prepare well. 

 Q4. Which institute is conducting the JEE Advanced Exam 2023?

IIT Guwahati is conducting the JEE Advanced exam based on the JEE Advanced Syllabus this year. 

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