KCET 2022 Syllabus - Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Mathematics

Last Modified: 09 May 2024

Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) has released the KCET 2022 syllabus for all subjects viz. Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. Certain topics have been deleted from the KCEt syllabus. Thus, candidates must check out the updated syllabus and prepare for the exam accordingly. The KCET 2022 exam is scheduled to be held on 16th, 17th and 18th June 2022. And, students still have three months' time for exam preparation. Since the exam topics are based on the PUC syllabus and candidates are familiar with the same, they can prepare well in three months' time also. Here is the updated syllabus for KCET 202e exam.

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KCET 2022 Syllabus

As per KEA, the KCET syllabus is decided by the Department of Pre – University Education of Karnataka State. The syllabus is based on the first and second year PUC topics. Check out the latest syllabus below:

For Engineering Admission, there will be 3 subjects namely, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. And, for Pharmacy Admission, there will be 3 subjects namely Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. The syllabus for all four subjects is as under.

KCET 2022 Physics Syllabus

First Year PUC Topics

Second Year PUC Topics

Physical World

Electric Charges and Fields

Units and Measurements

Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance

Motion in a Straight Line

Current Electricity

Motion in a Plane

Moving Charges and Magnetism

Laws of Motion

Magnetism and Matter

Work Energy & Power

Electromagnetic Induction

Systems of Particles and Rotational Motion Gravitation

Alternating Current

Mechanical Properties of Solids

Electromagnetic Waves

Mechanical Properties of Fluids

Ray Optics and Optical Instruments

Thermodynamics, Kinetic Theory

Wave Optics

Thermal Properties of Matter

Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter






Semiconductor Electronics


Communication Systems

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KCET 2022 Chemistry Syllabus

First Year PUC Topics

Second Year PUC Topics

Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry

Solid State

Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties


Structure of Atom


Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure

Chemical Kinetics, Surface Chemistry

States of Matter - Gases and Liquids

p-block Elements


d and f block elements

Redox Reactions

Coordination Compounds


Haloalkanes and Haloarenes



S-block elements

Phenols and Ethers

Some p-block elements



Ketones and Carboxylic Acids

Organic Chemistry - some basic principles & techniques

Organics Compounds containing Nitrogen Biomolecules

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KCET 2022 Mathematics Syllabus

First Year PUC Topics

Second Year PUC Topics

Sets, Relations & Functions

Relations & Functions

Trigonometric Functions

Inverse Trigonometric Functions

Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations


Linear Inequalities


Permutations and Combination

Application of Derivatives

Straight Lines

Continuity and Differentiability

Sequence & Series


Introduction to 3D-Geometry

Application of Integrals


Vector Algebra


Differential Equations

Principles of Mathematical Induction

Linear Programming

Limits and Derivatives

Three Dimensional Geometry



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KCET 2022 Biology Syllabus

First Year PUC Topics

Second Year PUC Topics

The Living World


Biological Classification

Genetics and Evolution

Plant Kingdom

Biology in Human Welfare

Animal Kingdom


Morphology of Flowering Plants


Anatomy of Flowering Plants


Structural Organisation in Animals


Cell - the unit of life


Cell cycle and Cell division




Transport in Plants


Mineral Nutrition


Photosynthesis in Higher Plants


Respiration in Plants


Plant - Growth and Development


Digestion and Absorption


Breathing and Exchange of Gases


Body Fluids and Circulation


Excretory Products and their Elimination


Locomotion and Movement


Neural Control and Coordination


Chemical Coordination and integration


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Candidates are advised to download the latest KCET 2022 syllabus from the official website.