Exam pattern and syllabus always come very handy in the preparation for the entrance examination. Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU), the official examination conducting body of Indraprastha University Common Entrance Exam (IPU CET) follows a definite exam pattern for the entrance examination to admission B Tech courses.

This article will contain the information about the exam pattern and syllabus for IPU CET 2018 exam. IPU CET exam is conducted for many different courses as GGSIPU and its affiliated Institute/Colleges offers admissions to undergraduate (UG) and post graduate (PG) programmes in the field of engineering, medical, dental and law. However, syllabus of entrance examination for admission to B Tech courses is provided in this article.

Important update of IPU CET 2018

GGSIPU has released the official notification regarding the courses offered, last date of application submission for different courses, exam dates and time and declaration of result of IPU CET 2018.

IPU CET Exam Pattern 2018

Exam pattern of IPU CET gives the candidate an idea about the mode of exam, duration, subjects, questions asked from each section, marking scheme. IPU CET will be conducted in pen and paper mode. All the questions will be in (MCQ) multiple choice question type.

Candidates can refer to the following table to get complete information about IPU CET 2018 B Tech exam pattern:-

S.No Particulars Details
1 IPU CET 2018 Exam April – May 2018
2 Mode of Exam Offline (pen-paper based) mode
3 Language English
4 Duration of Exam 3 hours for all the courses (2:30 hours for B.Tech in Biotechnology)
5 Type Of Question MCQ (multiple Choice Questions) type
6 Number of Questions All CETs will contain 150 questions (except B.Tech Biotechnology which will contain 200 questions)
7 Maximum Marks 600
8 Marking Scheme 4 marks for correct response
9 Negative Marking 1 will be deducted for each wrong response.

IPU CET Syllabus 2018

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU), the official authority will be responsible for preparing IPU CET 2018 B Tech syllabus. The candidates will be able to know which subjects and topics are likely to be included in the entrance examination through the syllabus of IPU CET 2018. Questions from the selected topics of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics will be included for candidates seeking admission to B-Tech programme.

For the course of Biotechnology, questions related to the subjects of Biology and Biotechnology is also included. IPU CET syllabus 2018 consists of topics from CBSE syllabus for 11th and 12th standard under the 10+2 scheme.

Apply here for the IPU CET 2018 Application Form.

Below given table provides the syllabus for IPU CET B Tech 2018







Lateral Entry to B.Tech(Diploma)

Applied Mechanics (25%)

Applied Mathematics ( 25%)

Computer Awareness and Physics / Chemistry Related Knowledge (25%)

Analytical and logical Reasoning (25%)



Lateral Entry to B.Tech (B.Sc Grads)

B.Sc level Mathematics (40%)

English (10+2) level (20%)

Analytical & Logical Reasoning (20%)

Scientific Aptitute (20%)



B.Tech (Bio-Tech)

Physics upto 12th level (20%)

Chemistry upto 12th level (20%)

Mathematics upto 12th level (20%)

4) Biology (Botany and Zoology) (Upto 12th level- 40%) or Biotechnology (upto 12th level – 40%)




Physics (33.33%)

Chemistry (33.33%)

Mathematics (33.33%)

So, Candidates who are going to take the IPU CET 2018 exam for admission into B Tech programme, they must go through the exam pattern and check the syllabus for the same. Exam pattern & syllabus for IPU CET 2018 helps the aspirants to prepare for the examination more effectively.


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