Karnataka CET 2019

KCET 2019 Syllabus

KCET 2029 syllabus will be based on 1st and 2nd Pre-university Course (PUC) syllabus. The candidates aiming for medical and farm science degree should learn using Physics, Chemistry and Biology syllabus given below. For engineering, the candidates must learn Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics syllabus. Following is the syllabus for each subject for both 1st and 2nd year:

Mathematics 1st Year PUC Syllabus:

Topics Weight-age
Introduction to 3D Geometry 7
Mathematical Reasoning 6
Statistics 7
The principle of Mathematical Induction 5
Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations 9
Linear Inequalities 7
Permutation and Combination 9
Binomial Theorem 8
Sets 8

Mathematics PUC 2nd Year Syllabus:

Topics Weight-age
Inverse Trigonometric Functions 8
Matrices 9
Application of Integrals 8
Linear Programming 7

Physics 1st Year Syllabus:

Topics Weight-age
Physical World 2
Units and Measurement 3
Motion in a Straight Line 7
Gravitation 8
Mechanical Properties of Solids 4
Mechanical Properties of Fluids 4
thermodynamics 7
Kinetic Theory 4
Oscillations 7

Physics PUC 2nd Year:

Topics Weight-age
Magnetism and Matter 7
Electromagnetic Induction 6
Alternating Current 7
Electromagnetic waves 2
Atoms 5
Nuclei 6
Communication Systems 3

Chemistry: PUC 1st year:

Topics Weight-age
Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry 8
Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties 8
Thermodynamics 4
Redox reactions 4
Hydrogen 3
s – Block Elements 6
Some p-Block Elements 7
Environmental chemistry 2

Biology PUC 1st Year:

Topics Weight-age
Body Fluids and Circulation 4
Excretory Products and their Elimination


Locomotion and Movement 4
Neural Control and Co-ordination 5
Photosynthesis in Higher Plants 5
Respiration in Plants 5
Plant Growth and Development 5
Digestion and Absorption 3
Morphology of Flowering Plants 4
Anatomy and Flowering Plants 4
Biomolecules 5
Cell Cycle and Cell Division 5
Living World 3
Biological Classification 2
Plant Kingdom 5
Breathing and Exchange of Gases 3

Biology PUC 2nd Year:

Topics Weight-age
Microbes in Human Welfare 6
Biotech: Principles and process 6
Biotech application 5
Organism and population 6
Ecosystem 6
Biodiversity and Conservation 4
Environmental Issues 6
Reproduction in Organisms 5
Human Reproduction 7
Reproductive Health 5
Evolution 5

Here are some of the books mentioned to prepare for KCET 2019 exam:

Books Authors
Textbooks of 11 and 12 standards for Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics NCERT
Karnataka CET Engineering Entrance 16 Year’s Solved Question Papers Arihant Publications
Karnataka CET Explorer Engineering MTG Editorial Board
Pradeep’s Fundamental Physics for 11 and 12th class K.L.Gomber and K.L. Gogia
Modern Abc of Chemistry Part 1 and 2 S.P. Jauhar