JEE Main Syllabus 2022

The full form of JEE Main is the Joint Entrance Exam Main. Earlier, JEE Main was known as All India Engineering Entrance Exam ( AIEEE). JEE Main is a national exam organized by the National Testing Agency in India. JEE Main is a Computer Based Test conducted for offering admission to  deserving students in B.Tech, B.Arch programs in the NITs and reputed institutions. Admission in these  institutes is done through JEE Main Rank. After the demand of students in 2021, the JEE Main Exam will be organized four times a year.JEE Advanced is  the eligibility criteria to get admission in the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). Students who can appear for JEE Main exam should have completed 12th with 75% with physics,chemistry and maths.


Highlights of JEE Main Exam

Particulars Details
Exam Mode Computer-based examination
Test Duration 3 hours
Language of Examination English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi, Malayalam, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.
Type of Questions Multiple choice questions (MCQs)
Number of Sections 3 Sections


Number of Questions Total: 75 Questions (25 questions each)
Total Marks 300 marks
Marking Method MCQs: Four marks will be awarded for each correct answer and there will be a negative marking of one mark on each wrong answer.


Questions with numerical value answers: Candidates will be given four marks for each correct answer and there will be no negative marking.

Questions with numerical value answers: Candidates will be given four marks for each correct answer and there will be no negative marking.

JEE Main Syllabus 2022

Section A – Physics Syllabus

● Physics and measurement
● Rotational motion
● Thermodynamics
● Kinematics
● Work, energy and power
● Properties of solids and liquids
● Gravitation
● Laws of motion
● Oscillations and waves
● Electronic devices
● Kinetic theory of gases
● Current electricity
● Communication systems
● Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents
● Magnetic effects of current and magnetism
● Optics
● Electromagnetic waves
● Atoms and nuclei
● Electrostatics
● Dual nature of matter and radiation

Section B – Chemistry Syllabus

● Some basic concepts in chemistry
● States of matter
● Atomic structure
● Chemical bonding and molecular structure
● Chemical thermodynamics
● Solutions
● Equilibrium
● Redox reactions and electrochemistry
● Chemical kinetics
● Surface chemistry

Organic Chemistry

● Purification and characterisation of organic compounds
● Hydrocarbons
● Chemistry in everyday life
● Principles related to practical chemistry
● Organic compounds containing halogens
● Organic compounds containing oxygen
● Organic compounds containing nitrogen
● Polymers
● Some basic principles of organic chemistry
● Biomolecules

JEE Mains Syllabus 2022 for Inorganic Chemistry

● Classification of elements and periodicity in properties
● Hydrogen
● Block elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals)
● P Block elements group 13 to group 18 elements
● d- and f – block elements
● Coordination compounds
● Environmental chemistry
● General principles and processes of isolation of metals

JEE Main Mathematics Syllabus 2022

● Complex numbers and quadratic equations
● Matrices and determinants
● Sets, relations and functions
● Mathematical induction
● Permutations and combinations
● Mathematical reasoning
● Limit, continuity and differentiability
● Integral calculus
● Three-dimensional geometry
● Differential equations
● Binomial theorem and its simple applications
● Sequence and Series
● Vector algebra
● Statistics and probability
● Trigonometry
● Coordinate geometry