UPSEE Syllabus 2021: Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University conducts UPSEE which releases the syllabus for the UPSEE exam. Candidates can check UPSEE 2021 exam syllabus is available online at the official site of the UPSEE. Candidates can download the syllabus below. The syllabus is available for all the courses. There are mainly three subjects which are taken into account i.e Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics for engineering courses. UPTU entrance exam syllabus 2021 pdf will help the students to be aware of the topics for the exam.

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UPTU Syllabus 2021

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UPSEE Physics Measurement Syllabus

MeasurementDimensional analysis and error estimation, dimensional compatibility and significant figures.
Motion in one dimensionAverage velocity, instantaneous velocity, one-dimensional motion with constant accelerations, freely falling bodies.
Laws of MotionForce and inertia, Newton’s laws of motion, and their significance.
Motion in two dimensionsProjectile motion, uniform circular motion, tangential and radial acceleration in curve-linear motion, relative motion and relative acceleration
Work, Power, and EnergyWork done by constant and variable forces, kinetic and potential energy, power, Conservative and non-conservative forces, conservation of energy, gravitational energy, work-energy theorem, potential energy stored in the spring.
Linear Momentum & collisionsLinear momentum & impulse, conservation of linear momentum for the two-particle system, collisions, the collision in one dimension, the collision in two dimensions, rocket propulsion
Rotation of a rigid body about a fixed axisAngular velocity and angular acceleration, rotational kinematics, rotational motion with constant angular acceleration relationship between angular and linear quantities, rotational energy, moment of inertia for a ring, rod, spherical shell, sphere and plane lamina, torque and angular acceleration, work and energy in rotational motion, rolling motion of a solid sphere and cylinder
GravitationGravitational field, Kepler’s laws and motion of planets, planetary and satellite motion, the geostationary satellite
Oscillatory motionHarmonic motion, oscillatory motion of a mass attached to a spring, kinetic & potential energy, Time Period of a simple pendulum, comparing simple and harmonic motion with uniform circular motion, forced oscillations, damped oscillations, and resonance
Mechanics of solids and fluidsStates of matter young’s modulus, bulk modulus, shear modulus of rigidity, variations of pressure with depth, Buoyant forces and Archimedes principle, Pascal’s law, Bernoulli’s theorem and its application, surface energy, surface tension, angle of contact, capillary rise, coefficient of viscosity, viscous force, terminal velocity, Stoke’s law, streamline motion, Reynold’s numbers
Heat and thermodynamicsThe first law of thermodynamics, the specific heat of an ideal gas at constant volume and constant pressure, the relation between them, thermodynamics process (reversible, irreversible, isothermal, adiabatic), the second law of thermodynamics, the concept of entropy and concept of absolute scale, the efficiency of a Carnot engine, thermal conductivity, Newton’s law of cooling, black body radiation, Wien’s displacement law, Stefan’s law
WaveWave motion, phase, amplitude, and velocity of the wave, Newton’s formula for longitudinal waves, propagation of sound waves in air, the effect of temperature and pressure on the velocity of sound, Laplace’s correction, Principle of superposition, formation of standing waves, standing waves in strings and pipes, beats, Doppler’s effect
ElectrostaticsCoulomb’s law, electric field and potential due to point charge, dipole and its field along the axis and perpendicular to the axis, electric flux, Gauss’s theorem and its applications to find the field due to infinite sheet of charge, and inside the hollow conducting sphere, capacitance, parallel plate capacitor 31 with air and dielectric medium between the Plates, series and parallel combination of capacitors, energy of a capacitor, displacement currents
Current ElectricityConcept of free and bound electrons drift velocity and mobility, electric current, Ohm’s law, resistivity, conductivity, temperature dependency of resistance, resistance in series and parallel combination, Kirchhoff’s law and their application to a network of resistances, the principle of a potentiometer, the effect of temperature on resistance and its application
Magnetic Effect of CurrentMagnetic field due to current, Biot-Savart’s law, magnetic field due to the solenoid, the motion of charge in a magnetic field, the force on a current-carrying conductor and torque on a current loop in a magnetic field, magnetic flux, forces between two parallel current-carrying conductors, moving coil galvanometer and its conversion into ammeter and voltmeter
Magnetism in MatterThe magnetization of substance due to orbital and spin motions of electrons, the magnetic moment of atoms, diamagnetism, paramagnetism, ferromagnetism, earth’s magnetic field and its components and their measurement
Electromagnetic inductionInduced e.m.f., Faraday’s laws, Lenz’s law, electromagnetic induction, self, and mutual induction, B-H curve, hysteresis loss and its importance, eddy currents
Ray Optics and optical instrumentsSources of light, luminous intensity, luminous flux, illuminance, photometry, wave nature of light, Huygen’s theory for propagation of light and rectilinear propagation of light, reflection of light , total internal reflection, reflection and refraction at spherical surfaces, focal length of a combination of lenses, spherical and chromatic aberration and their removal, refraction and dispersion of light due to a prism, simple and compound microscope, reflecting and refracting telescope, magnifying power and resolving power
Wave OpticsCoherent and incoherent sources of light, interference, young’s double-slit experiment diffraction due to a single slit, linearly polarized light, Polaroid
Modern PhysicsPhoto-electric equation, matter waves, quantization, Planck’s hypothesis, Bohr’s model of the hydrogen atom and its spectra, ionization potential, Rydberg constant, solar spectrum and Fraunhofer lines, fluorescence and phosphorescence, X-Rays and their productions, characteristic and continuous spectra. Nuclear Instability, radioactive decay laws, Emission of a, b, g rays, Mass – defect, Mass Energy equivalence, Nuclear Fission Nuclear Reactors, Nuclear Fusion. Classification of conductors, Insulators, and semiconductors on the basis of energy bands in solids, PN junction, PN Diode, junction Transistors, Transistor as an amplifier and Oscillator. Principles of Logic Gates ( AND, OR and NOT ) Analog Vs Digital communication, Difference between Radio and television, Signal propagation, Principle of LASER and MASER, Population Inversion, Spontaneous and stimulated Emission.

UPSEE Chemistry Syllabus

Atomic StructureBohr’s concept. Quantum numbers, Electronic configuration, molecular orbital theory for homonuclear molecules, Pauli’s exclusion principle
Chemical BondingElectrovalency, co-valency, hybridization involving s, p and d orbitals hydrogen bonding
Redox ReactionsOxidation number, oxidizing and reducing agents, balancing of equations
Chemical Equilibrium and KineticsThe equilibrium constant (for gaseous system only) Le Chatelier’s principle, ionic equilibrium, Ostwald’s dilution law, hydrolysis, pH and buffer solution, solubility product, common ion effect, rate constant and first-order reaction
Acid-Base ConceptsBronsted Lowry & Lewis. Electrochemistry: Electrode potential and electrochemical series. Catalysis: Types and applications
ColloidsTypes and preparation, Brownian movement, Tyndall effect, coagulation, and peptization
Colligative Properties of SolutionLowering of vapor pressure, Osmotic pressure, depression of freezing point, the elevation of boiling point, determination of molecular weight
Periodic TableClassification of elements on the basis of electronic configuration, properties of s,p and d block elements, ionization potential, electronegativity & electron affinity
Preparation and Properties of the followingHydrogen peroxide. copper sulfate, silver nitrate, plaster of Paris, borax, Mohr’s salt, alums, white and red lead, microcosmic salt and bleaching powder, sodium thiosulfate.
ThermochemistryExothermic & endothermic reactions Heat of reaction, Heat of combustion & formation, neutralization, Hess’s law
General Organic ChemistryThe shape of organic compounds, Inductive effect, mesomeric effect, electrophiles & nucleophiles, Reaction intermediates: carbonium ion, carbanions & free radical, Types of organic reactions, Cannizzaro Friedel Craft, Perkin, Aldol condensation
IsomerismStructural, Geometrical & Optical
IUPACNomenclature of simple organic compounds
PolymersAddition & condensation polymers
Preparation and Properties Of the FollowingsHydrocarbons, monohydric alcohols, aldehydes, ketones, monocarboxylic acids, primary amines, benzene, nitrobenzene, aniline, phenol, benzaldehyde, benzoic acid, Grignard Reagent.
Solid StateStructure of simple ionic compounds, Crystal imperfections (point defects only), Born-Haber cycle
PetroleumImportant industrial fractions, cracking, octane number, anti knocking compounds

Syllabus Of UPSEE Mathematics & Aesthetic Sensitivity

AlgebraSets relations & functions, De-Morgan’s Law, Mapping Inverse relations, Equivalence relations, Peano’s axioms, Definition of rationals and integers through equivalence relation, Indices and surds, Solutions of simultaneous and quadratic equations, A.P., G.P. and H.P., Special sums i.e. ?n2 and ?n3 (n?N ), Partial fraction, Binomial theorem for any index, exponential series, Logarithm and Logarithmic series. Determinants and their use in solving simultaneous linear equations, Matrices, Algebra of matrices, Inverse of a matrix, Use of the matrix for solving equations
ProbabilityDefinition, Dependent, and independent events, Numerical problem on addition and multiplication, the theorem of probability.
TrigonometryIdentities, Trigonometric equations, properties of triangles, solution of triangles, heights and distances, Inverse function, Complex numbers and their properties, Cube roots of unity, De-Moivre’s theorem.
Coordinate GeometryPair of straight lines, Circles, General equation of second degree, parabola, ellipse, and hyperbola, tracing of conics
CalculusLimits & continuity of functions, Differentiation of function, tangents & normal, Simple examples of Maxima & Minima, Indeterminate forms, Integration of function by parts, by substitution and by partial fraction, definite integral, application to volumes and surfaces of frustums of the sphere, cone, and cylinder. Differential equations of the first order and of first degree
VectorsAlgebra of vectors, scalar, and vector products of two and three vectors and their applications
DynamicsVelocity, the composition of velocity, relative velocity, acceleration, the composition of accelerations, Motion under gravity, Projectiles, Laws of motion, Principles of conservation of momentum and energy, the direct impact of smooth bodies
StaticsComposition of coplanar, concurrent and parallel forces moments and couples resultant of the set of coplanar forces and condition of equilibrium, determination of centroid in simple cases, Problems involving friction

Paper-II Syllabus (Physics, Chemistry, and Biology)


Measurement, Motion in one-dimension, laws of motion, motion in two-dimensions, work power and energy, linear momentum, and collisions, rotation of a rigid body about a fixed axis, gravitation, oscillatory motion, mechanics of solids, and fluids, heat and thermodynamics, waves, electrostatics, current electricity, magnetic effect of current, magnetism in the matter, electromagnetic induction, ray optics, and optical instruments, wave optics, and Modern Physics.

ChemistryAtomic structure, Chemical Bonding, Redox reactions, chemical equilibrium, and kinetics, acid-base concepts, catalysis, colloids, colligative properties of the solution, the periodic table, thermo-chemistry, general organic chemistry, isomerism, polymers, solid-state, petroleum, preparation and properties of hydrocarbons, benzoic acid, benzene etc.
Biology (Zoology)Origin of life, organic evolution, mechanism of organic evolution, human genetics and eugenics, applied biology, mammalian anatomy, animal physiology, detailed study of protozoa, Annelida, Arthropoda, etc.
Biology (Botany)Plant cell, protoplasm, ecology, ecosystem, genetics, seeds in angiosperms plants, fruits, cell differentiation plant tissue, the anatomy of root, stem, and leaf, Important phyla, and photosynthesis.

Aptitude Test for Architecture and Design (Paper-III)

SubjectsTopics/ Chapters
MathematicsAlgebra, Probability, Trigonometry, Co-ordinate Geometry, Calculus, Vectors, Dynamics, and Statics.
Aesthetic sensitivityVisualising 3-D objects from 2-D objects, Visualising different sides and surfaces of 3-D objects, Analytical reasoning, Mental ability, Imaginative comprehension and expression, Architectural awareness, Identifying commonly used materials and objects based on their textural qualities.
Drawing aptitudeAbility to sketch a given subject proportionately and rendering the same in a visual manner, sense of perspective drawing, understanding the scale and sense of proportion, creating visual harmony using colours in a given composition, Combining and composing given three-dimensional elements to form a building or structural form, Creating interesting two-dimensional elements from a building or any structural form.

BHMCT/BFADBFA/MBA Integrated Aptitude Test (Paper-IV)

SubjectsTopics/ Chapters
Reasoning and Logical DeductionGeometrical designs, and Identification, Selection of related letters, words, figures, Identification of odd thing, completion of numerical series based on pattern, and logic, fill in the blanks, syllogisms.
Numerical Ability and Scientific AptitudeArithmetical questions/Quantitative aptitude, fraction, percentages, ratio and proportion, data and table analysis, graph and bar diagram, pie chart analysis, physics, and chemistry general questions, health and nutrition.
General Knowledge

Current affairs / Events (Political, Social, Cultural & Economics), Historical events, Geography including Tourist Places/Spots, Current affairs relating to Business & Trade, countries, and currencies, latest who’s who?, Sports and games.

English languageword meanings, antonyms, and synonyms, the meaning of phrases and idioms, fill in the blanks, complete / Improvement of the sentences with the correct use of Pronouns, Verbs, Adverbs & Adjectives, Reading comprehension’s followed by questions

Aptitude Test for Lateral Engineering, B.Sc Graduates, and 2nd year MCA (Paper-V)

SubjectsTopics/ Chapters
Mathematics (Part-I)Algebra, Probability, Trigonometry, Co-ordinate Geometry, Calculus, Vectors, Dynamics, and Statics.
Computer Concepts (Part-II)computer basics, data representation, data structures, computer architecture, computer language, and operating system basics.

Aptitude Test for MBA/MCA (Paper-VII)

SubjectsTopics/ Chapters
English Langauge

Grammar, vocabulary, uncommon words, sentence completion, synonyms, antonyms, the relationship between words & phrases and comprehension of passages.

Numerical/Quantitative aptitude

The numerical calculation, arithmetic, simple algebra, geometry and trigonometry, Interpretation of graphs, charts and tables.

Thinking and Decision making

Creative thinking, unfamiliar relationships, verbal reasoning, finding patterns trends and Assessment of figures & diagrams.

General Awareness

Knowledge of current affairs and other issues related to trade, industry, economy, sports, culture and science.

Diploma Holders in Pharmacy Aptitude Test (Paper-VII)

  • Pharmaceutics-I
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry -I
  • Pharmacognosy
  • Biochemistry and Clinical Pathology
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Health education and community pharmacy
  • Pharmaceutics-II
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry -II
  • Harmacology and Toxicology,
  • Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence
  • The drug store and business management
  • Hospital and clinical pharmacy

UPSEE Syllabus For Lateral Entry (Paper-VIII)

Engineering Mechanics, Engineering Graphics, Basic Electrical Engg., Basic Electronics Engg., Elements of computer science, Elementary Biology, Basic Workshop Practice and Physics/Chemistry/Maths of Diploma standard

UPSEE Exam Pattern 2021

Candidates once familiar with the syllabus of UPSEE 2021, must also know the exam pattern of UPSEE. It helps the candidates to know about the weightage of the topics and the subjects and thus helpful for the preparation.

SubjectsNo. Of QuestionsTotal Marks

For Lateral Entry Exam Pattern

                UPSEE Exam Pattern for Paper 5 [BTech 2nd Year (Lateral Entry)]
Total100 (questions)400 (marks)

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