Complete NEET 2021 Syllabus for Biology, Physics and Chemistry

Last Modified: 09 Jun 2024

The National Testing Agency (NTA) is administering the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) once a year (May) from 2019 onwards. Candidates willing to appear for the NEET exam can submit the online application form for NEET by visiting the official website. In the meantime, ensure that you have got the complete NEET 2021 syllabus and be well-versed in it. The NEET syllabus 2021 mainly comprises three subjects – Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

NEET 2021 Syllabus Structure

For admission to undergraduate medical and dental courses in all private and public colleges, NEET score is mandatory. If you are eyeing for the NEET exam 2021, you should start the preparation right away. Here’s a quick look at the syllabus structure of NEET.


National Eligibility cum Entrance Test

Syllabus Prepared by

Medical Council of India (MCI)


90 Questions from NEET 2021 Syllabus


45 Questions from NEET 2021 Syllabus


45 Questions from NEET 2021 Syllabus

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NEET 2021 Physics Syllabus

The most difficult subjects amongst the three, Physics indeed demands more attention than anything else. Topics like Work Energy Power, Alternating Current and Laws of Motion need to be well-read and understood. These chapters need to be practised as much as possible.

Class XI

Class XII

Physical world and measurement


Notion of Potential Energy

Electric Charges & their Conservation

Nature of Physical Laws

Electric Dipole


Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism

Speed, Velocity

Carbon Resistors

Work, Energy and Power

Kirchhoff’s Laws & Simple Applications

Laws of Motion

Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents

Static & Kinetic Friction

AC Generator & Transformer

Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body

Concept of Magnetic Field


Permanent Magnets

Kepler’s law of Planetary Motion

Current Electricity

The Universal Law of Gravitation

Electromagnetic Waves Electromagnetic Spectrum


Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation

Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory


Properties of Bulk Matter

Optical Instruments

Bulk Modulus

Wave Optics

Critical Velocity

Atoms and Nuclei


Electronic Devices

Work & Internal Energy


Oscillations and Waves


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NEET 2021 Chemistry Syllabus

Chapters like f-block, p-block, s-block and d-block grab the attention of the question paper designers. It means you need to be thorough in these chapters. Also, Organic Chemistry deserves special attention. Let’s take a look at other important chapters below -

Class XI

Class XII

Basic Concepts of Chemistry

Solid State

Structure of Atom

Band Theory of Metals

Laws of Chemical Combination


Atomic Number

Elevation of Boiling Point

Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure


Isotopes & Isobars

Chemical Kinetics

Ionic Bond

Surface Chemistry

States of Matter: Gases and Liquids

General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements

Covalent Bond



p-Block Elements


d and f Block Elements

Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties

Haloalkanes and Haloarenes



Physical & Chemical Properties of Primary Alcohol


Phenols and Ethers

Equilibrium in Physical & Chemical Process

Coordination Compounds

Redox Reactions


Organic Chemistry-Some Basic Principles and Techniques

Ketones and Carboxylic Acids

Physical & Chemical Properties of Water

Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen


Amines, Cyanides & Isocyanides

s-Block Element (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals)


Environmental Chemistry


Some p-Block Elements

Chemistry in Everyday Life


Cleansing Agents – Soaps & Detergents

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NEET 2021 Biology Syllabus -

Consists of two subjects (Botany and Zoology), Biology has a vast portion of the syllabus. Candidates get 90 questions from this subject, and it is said that Biology is the scoring paper. Take a broad look here –

Class XI

Class XII

Three Domains of Life


Cell Structure and Function

Reproduction in Organisms

Plant Cell & Animal Cell

Genetics and Evolution

Cell Theory

Biology and Human Welfare


Biology and Human Welfare

Structural Organisation in Animals and Plants

Heredity & Variations

Morphology & Modifications

Principle & Process of Biotechnology

Transport in Plants

Biotechnology and Its Applications

Plant Physiology

Ecology and Environment


Organism & Environment

Human physiology

Biodiversity and its Conversation

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NEET 2021 Exam Pattern:

If you are not keeping track of the news lately, let us tell you that the Ministry of Human Resource Development has made it clear that the NEET-UG 2021 exam will not be held two times in a year, and the mode of the exam will be offline, i.e. pen and paper-based. All the students looking to pursue medical and dental programmes must check with the below-mentioned table to know the NEET 2021 exam pattern.

NEET 2021 Particulars


Mode of Exam

Pen and Paper (Offline)

Number of Shifts

One Shift

Type of Questions


Number of Questions


Exam Duration

180 Minutes


Physics (45 Questions), Biology (90 Questions) Chemistry (45 Questions)

Marking Scheme

4 marks per questions

Negative Marking

1 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer

Exam Date

To be announced

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To prepare very well for the NEET exam, candidates need to go through the syllabus very well. Check your eligibility for the NEET 2021 exam before filling up the application form.

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