SRM Joint Engineering Entrance Exam 2020 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

When preparing for the SRMJEEE 2020 exam, it is important for the candidates to be aware of the syllabus and pattern of the exam. Once you have the information about the SRMJEEE syllabus and exam pattern, you can plan your preparation for the exam in the best possible manner. The syllabus of SRMJEEE is primarily based on Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology. Below, you can find the syllabus for each of these subjects.

The SRM Institute of Science and Technology has released the 2020 syllabus for all the subjects at the official website. The institute has also introduced few changes in the exam pattern which are:

  • Inclusion of English and aptitude section.
  • Increase in the number of questions from 35 to 40 in Biology/ Mathematics.
  • Reduction in the marks for each question from 3 to 1 (in all subjects).

These changes will be effective from the 2020 exam onwards. The exam has been postponed due to the Coronavirus outbreak. The new exam dates are yet to be announced. Till then candidates can check the syllabus for all subjects including English and Aptitude section.

Part 1: Physics Syllabus for SRMJEEE Exam

  • UNIT 1: Units and Measurement, Mechanics
  • UNIT 2: Gravitation, Mechanics of Solids and Fluids
  • UNIT 3: Electrostatics
  • UNIT 4: Current Electricity
  • UNIT 5: Magnetism and Magnetic Effects of Current
  • UNIT 6: Electromagnetic Induction, Alternating Currents and Electromagnetic Waves
  • UNIT 7: Optics
  • UNIT 8: Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter & Atomic Physics
  • UNIT 9: Nuclear Physics
  • UNIT 10: Electronic Devices

Best books for Physics Preparation –

Books NameAuthors
Concepts of PhysicsH.C. Verma
Understanding Physics seriesD.C. Pandey
NCERT Physics (Part 1 and Part 2)NCERT


Part 2: Chemistry Syllabus for SRMJEEE Exam

  • UNIT 1: Solutions
  • UNIT 2: Electrochemistry
  • UNIT 3: Chemical Kinetics
  • UNIT 4: Surface Chemistry
  • UNIT 5: General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
  • UNIT 6: P-Block Elements
  • UNIT 7: D and F Block Elements
  • UNIT 8: Coordination Compounds
  • UNIT 9: Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
  • UNIT 10: Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
  • UNIT 11: Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
  • UNIT 12: Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
  • UNIT 13: Biomolecules
  • UNIT 14: Polymers
  • UNIT 15: Chemistry in Everyday Life

Best books for Chemistry Preparation-

Books NameAuthors
Physical ChemistryO.P. Tandon
Organic ChemistryO.P. Tandon


PART 3 – Mathematics Syllabus for SRMJEEE Exam

  • UNIT 1: Sets, Relations, and Functions
  • UNIT 2: Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations
  • UNIT 3: Matrices, Determinants, and their applications
  • UNIT 4: Combinatorics
  • UNIT 5: Algebra
  • UNIT 6: Differential Calculus and its applications
  • UNIT 7: Integral Calculus & Differential Equations of the first order
  • UNIT 8: Analytical Geometry
  • Unit 9: Vector Algebra
  • UNIT 10: Statistics and Probability
  • UNIT 11: Trigonometry

Best books for Mathematics Preparation-

Books NameAuthors
NCERT MathematicsNCERT
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive ExaminationsR.S. Aggarwal
Objective MathematicsR.D. Sharma


Part 4: Biology Syllabus for SRMJEEE Exam

  • Unit 1: Diversity in the Living World
  • Unit 2: Structural Organization in Animals and Plants
  • Unit 3: Cell Structure and Function
  • Unit 4: Plant Physiology
  • Unit 5: Human Physiology
  • Unit 6: Reproduction
  • Unit 7: Genetics and Evolution
  • Unit 8: Biology and Human Welfare
  • Unit 9: Biotechnology and its Applications
  • Unit 10: Ecology and Environment

Best books for Biology Preparation-

Books NameAuthors
Trueman’s Elementary Biology for class 12M.P. Tyagi, K.N. Bhatia
S.Chand’s Biology for class 12P.S. Verma and B.P. Pandey


Part 5: English Syllabus for SRMJEEE Exam

  • Reading Comprehension (Poems, Short Passages, Dialogues)

Best books for English Preparation

Reading comprehension by Disha Experts

Part 6: Aptitude Syllabus for SRMJEEE Exam

  • Number System
  • Statistics
  • Percentage
  • Profit and Loss
  • Quadratic Equation
  • Geometry
  • Arrangement
  • Direction Sense Test
  • Linear Equation
  • Trigonometry

Best books for Aptitude Preparation-

Books NameAuthors
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive ExaminationsR.S.Agrawal
Quantitative AptitudeDisha Experts


SRM Joint Engineering Entrance Exam Pattern

While the SRMJEEE 2020 syllabus will help you define the topics and chapters you need to prepare, having information about the exam pattern will help you plan your approach for taking the exam. Few changes have been announced in the exam pattern w.e.f 2020. The new exam pattern for SRMJEEE (UG) for B.Tech Programme and for Health Science UG Programmes is provided below:

LanguageThe question paper will be available in English language only.
Examination ModeOnline
Examination Duration2:30 Hours
Subjects CoveredPhysics, Chemistry, Mathematics or Biology, English, and Aptitude
Type of Questions AskedObjective Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Pattern of Questions Asked – Marking Scheme
SubjectNumber of QuestionsMarks per QuestionMarks
Part 1: Physics35135
Part 2: Chemistry35135
Part 3: Mathematics/ Biology40140
Part 4: English515
Part 5: Aptitude10110
Total Marks125
Negative MarkingThere is no negative marking applicable for this examination

The new exam dates for the SRMJEEE 2020 will be announced soon. Till then, candidates must keep practicing the previous years’ question papers and appear for mock tests.

Updated: April 29, 2020 — 6:14 am

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