GCET Syllabus 2020: GCET is the Goa Common Entrance Exam Test which is held for the selection of the students in various courses of Engineering in the colleges of Goa.  In order to appear for the GCET 2020 exam, the candidates must be aware of the GCET syllabus pdf. The syllabus gives an idea about the subjects and topics. Questions are asked from the syllabus provided to the candidates. Candidates get an idea about the topics covered in the entrance exam through the syllabus. Having a syllabus and well-acquainted means that there is a high level of chance to crack the exam. GCET Syllabus consists of subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and others for the other courses. Read the article to get to know more about the syllabus.

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GCET 2020 Syllabus

As per the subjects, the list of the topics for the GCET Exam is given below. Look carefully the topics and the subjects and prepare accordingly.

GCET 2020 Chemistry syllabus

  • Solid State
  • Solutions
  • Electrochemistry
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Surface Chemistry
  • General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
  • p-Block Elements
  • d and f – Block elements
  • Coordination Compounds
  • Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
  • Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
  • Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
  • Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
  • Biomolecules
  • Polymers
  • Chemistry in Everyday Life

GCET Physics Syllabus

  • Electrostatics
  • Current Electricity
  • Magnetic Effect of Current and Magnetism
  • Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Optics
  • Atoms and Nuclei
  • Electronic Devices
  • Communication Systems

GCET Mathematics

  • Relations and Functions
  • Algebra
  • Calculus
  • Vector and 3D Geometry
  • Linear Programming
  • Probability

Check the complete  syllabus as per the subjects

Books For Preparing GCET Exam

Once candidates familiar with the topics related to the subjects then they worry about which books to study. This is one of the major concerns of the students on how to gain marks and have a better understanding of the subjects and topics. Here are some of the books suggested by the conducting body itself.

Books For Physics

Book NamePublications
Physics Part I


Published by Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education ( Textbook for class XII)
Physics Part II

Chemistry Books

Book NamePublications
Chemistry Part I


Published by Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education ( Textbook for class XII)
Chemistry Part II

GCET Mathematics Books

Book NamePublications
 Mathematics Part I


Published by Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education ( Textbook for class XII)
Mathematics  Part II

Thus candidates have to prepare from the books issued by the GOA board for the Class 12th. Hence the syllabus and the books provide a great opportunity for the students to work hard and get themselves cleared GCET exam with high marks.

Note: Download GCET Syllabus for 2020 exam.

GCET EXam Pattern 2020

While preparing for the exam candidates must be aware of the exam pattern which helps the students to understand the weightage of the subjects. So the GCET exam will have the 3 sections as per the subjects in which a total of 225 questions will be asked. 2 hrs is the time duration given to the candidates in order to finish the exam. So here is the GCET exam pattern.


So each correct answer will fetch +1 marks to the candidates. There is no negative marking for the wrong answer. But try to solve the questions which you think you can solve. There is a limited time for the exam, hence don’t waste too much time on one questions. This is because if you take more time in solving one question then within the allotted time you won’t be able to complete the paper.


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