HPCET 2022 Syllabus- B.Tech, B. Pharma, BCA, MCA etc.

HPCET 2022 Syllabus – HPTU provides the (HPCET) 2022 syllabus, as well as the entrance examination information brochure on their official website himtu.ac.in. It is available in pdf format for a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs. Candidates seeking admission to HPTU and its affiliated colleges must pass the HPCET 2022 exam , and they must be familiar with the syllabus. Candidates will gain an understanding of the main concepts and chapters from which questions are framed in the HPCET examination by familiarizing themselves with the syllabus.

HPCET 2022 Syllabus

Only the state of Himachal Pradesh conducts the Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Exam. The exam takes place in two shifts. After the completion of all processes following the HPCET 2022 examination, the selected candidates will be sent a selection letter.

Overview of HPCET 2022 Syllabus

Name of the ExamHPCET (Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test)
Conducting ByHimachal Pradesh Technical University
Exam ModeOffline (Pen and Paper Based)
Type of QuestionsObjective Type Questions
Marking scheme for B. Tech. / B. Pharmacy / B. Pharmacy (Ayurveda) / M. Tech. / M. Pharmacy / MBA / MBA (T&HM) / MCAFor Correct Answer (+2)
For Incorrect Answer (-0.5)
Marking scheme for BBA/BCA/BHMCT/B.Sc. HMCT/M.Sc. Physics/ M.Sc. Environment Science For Correct Answer (+1)
For Incorrect Answer (-0.25)

HPCET 2022 Syllabus for B.Tech / B.Pharm / B.Pharm (Ayurveda)


  • Sets, Relations and Functions
  • Matrices and Determinants
  • Integral calculus
  • Complex numbers and quadratic equations
  • Permutations and combinations
  • Mathematical Indication
  • Differential Equations
  • Co-ordinate Geometry
  • Sequence and series
  • Limit, continuity and differentiability
  • Vector algebra
  • Statistics and probability


  • Units and measurement
  • Kinematics
  • Laws of motion
  • Work, energy and power
  • Rotational motion
  • Gravitation
  • Properties of solids and liquids
  • Thermodynamics
  • Kinetic theory of gases
  • Oscillations and waves
  • Electrostatics
  • Current electricity
  • Magnetic effects of current and magnetism
  • Optics
  • Communication systems
  • Electronic devices
  • Electromagnetic devices
  • Atoms & Nuclei
  • Dual nature of matter and radiation


 Part A – Physical ChemistryPart B – Inorganic ChemistryPart C – Organic chemistry
Some basic concepts in ChemistryClassification of elements and periodicity in propertiesPurification and characterization or organic compounds
States of matterGeneral principles and processes of isolation of metalsOrganic compounds containing oxygen
Atomic structureHydrogenOrganic compounds containing Halogens
Chemical bonding and molecular structureBlock elements (Alkali and Alkaline Earth Metals)Some basic principles of organic chemistry
Chemical thermodynamicsd and f block elementsOrganic compounds containing nitrogen
Redox reactions and electrochemistryp block elementsPolymers
SolutionsCo-ordination compoundsBiomolecules
Chemical KinematicsHydrocarbonsChemistry in everyday life
EquilibriumEnvironmental chemistryPrinciples related to practical chemistry
Surface Chemistry


  • Diversity in living world
  • Structural organisation in plants and animals
  • Cell structure and function
  • Plant physiology
  • Human physiology
  • Reproduction
  • Genetics and evolution
  • Biology & human welfare
  • Biotechnology & its applications
  • Ecology & environment

HPCET 2022 Syllabus for BBA

Quantitative Aptitude and Numerical Ability:

  • Number Series
  • Number system
  • Profit and Loss
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Plane geometry
  • Clocks and Calendars
  • Data Interpretation
  • Data Sufficiency

Logical Ability & Reasoning:

  • Alphabet Test
  • Classification
  • Series
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Blood Relations
  • Logical Order of Words

English Language:

  • Rearrangement
  • Sentence Completion
  • Spelling Test
  • One Word Substitution
  • Synonyms and Antonyms

GK and Corporate Awareness:

  • History
  • Geography
  • Indian Polity
  • Indian Economy
  • Public Sector Undertakings
  • Company Profiles of Top Global Companies

HPCET 2022 Syllabus for BCA

English Language & Comprehension:

  • Rearrangement
  • Sentence Completion
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Spelling Test
  • One Word Substitution
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Reading Comprehension

Logical Ability & Reasoning:

  • Alphabet Test
  • Word Formation
  • Coding – Decoding
  • Analogy Test
  • Classification
  • Series Test
  • Sitting Arrangement
  • Number, Ranking and Time Sequence Test
  • Direction Sense Test
  • Blood Relations
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Analytical Reasoning
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Eligibility Test
  • Statement and it’s Products
  • Assertion and Reason
  • Syllogism
  • Venn-Diagram
  • Cube and Dice
  • Figure Analogy
  • Image Test
  • Counting of Figures and Completion of Figures
  • Paper Folding and Paper Cutting
  • Embedded Figures and Formation of Figures
  • Grouping of Identical Figures


  • Sets, Relations and Functions
  • Complex Number and Quadratic Equations
  • Sequence and Series
  • Matrices and Determinants
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Binomial Theorem and Probability
  • Trigonometric Ratios and Equations
  • Properties of Triangles and Inverse Trigonometric Functions
  • Cartesian System and Lines
  • Circle
  • Conic Section
  • Limits, Continuity and Differentiability
  • Differential Coefficient and Its Application
  • Definite, Indefinite Integration and Its Applications
  • Vector Algebra and Three Dimensional 5 Pace
  • Statistics

Computer Awareness:

  • Computer Fundamentals and PC Applications
  • Operating Systems
  • Computer hardware parts and controls
  • Basic terminology, Basic internet knowledge and protocols
  • Database Management System and Number System
  • History  of  Computer
  • Network  basics  (LAN  & WAN)
  • Computer abbreviation
  • Security Tools, Virus and Hacking
  • Software names and usages and Computer Shortcuts

HPCET 2022 Syllabus for BHMCT/B.Sc. (HM& CT)

General English:

  • Comprehension  of  passage
  • Verbal  Reasoning
  • Syllogisms
  • Antonyms
  • Fill  in  the  Blanks
  • Jumbled paragraphs  with  4  or  5  sentences
  • Sentence  Correction and Sentence  completion
  • Idioms
  • one – word substitution
  • Different usage of same word

General Knowledge:

  • Current  National  and  International  Affairs
  • Business,  Punch  line  of  companies
  • Top  officials  of  big companies
  • Major  corporate  events
  • Trade  and  Commerce
  • Famous  award  and  prizes  Science
  • Scientific  Inventions,  Social  Science and Geography
  • International  organizations  History
  • Social  issues
  • Culture, Entertainment, Politics
  • Sports, Finance, Automobiles
  • Travel and Tourism


  • Critical  reasoning
  • Visual  reasoning
  • Assumption–Premise–Conclusion
  • Assertion  and  reasons
  • Statements  and  assumptions
  • Identifying  valid  inferences, Strong  arguments  and  Weak arguments
  • Statements and Conclusions
  • Cause and Effect
  • Identifying Probably true, Probably false, definitely true, definitely false kind of statement
  • Linear arrangements, Matrix arrangements
  • Puzzles,  Syllogisms,  Functions
  • Family  tree – identifying  relationship  among  group  of  people
  • Symbol Based problems
  • Coding and decoding
  • Sequencing, identifying next number in series

Data  Interpretation:

  • Graphs: Column  graphs,  Bar  Graphs,  Line  charts,  Pie  Chart,  Graphs  representing Area,  Venn diagram

HPCET 2022 Syllabus for M.Tech

General Aptitude

(a) Verbal Ability:

  • English grammar
  • Sentence completion
  • Verbal analogies
  • Word groups
  • Instructions, critical reasoning, and verbal deduction

(b) Numerical Ability:

  • Numerical computation
  • Numerical estimation
  • Numerical reasoning and data interpretation

HPCET 2022 Syllabus for M.Pharmacy

  • General Aptitude
  • Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmaceutical chemistry
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacognosy
  • Biochemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Pharmaceutical jurisprudence

HPCET 2022 Syllabus for MBA

Verbal Ability:

  • Grammar
  • Synonyms and antonyms
  • Analogies
  • Reading comprehension
  • Summary questions

Quantitative Ability:

  • Numbers
  • Geometry
  • Percentages
  • Profit and loss
  • Time-speed-distance
  • Clocks
  • Simple and compound interest
  • Vectors

Data  Interpretation:

  • Graphs and charts
  • Reasoning

Business Awareness

  • Business knowledge about the process
  • Companies, and latest news

HPCET 2022 Syllabus for MCA

Verbal Ability:

  • Grammar
  • Synonyms and antonyms
  • Analogies
  • Reading comprehension
  • Summary questions

Quantitative Ability:

  • Numbers
  • Geometry
  • Percentages
  • Profit and loss
  • Time-speed-distance
  • Clocks
  • Simple and compound interest
  • Vectors

Data  Interpretation:

  • Graphs and charts
  • Reasoning

Computer Awareness:

  • Basic programming knowledge
  • Computer systems

HPCET 2022 Syllabus for M. Sc. Physics

  • Mathematical methods
  • Classical mechanics
  • General properties of matter
  • Optics
  • Electricity and magnetism
  • Modern Physics
  • Nuclear and Particle Physics
  • Atomic and Molecular, Kinetic Theory of Gases and Thermodynamics
  • Solid State Physics and Electronics

HPCET 2022 Syllabus for M.Sc. Environmental

  • Law of Motion
  • Microbes-diversity
  • Element and periodicity and Modern theories on the origin of the Earth

HPCET 2022 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for HPCET 2022 is as follows :

For B.Tech / B.Pharm / B.Pharm (Ayurveda)-

  • Mode of Exam : offline mode i.e. pen-paper based
  • Duration of Exam : 3 hours
  • Language : English
  • Type of Questions : Objective Type

For B.Tech / B.Pharm / B.Pharm (Ayurveda) / M.Tech / M.Pharmacy / MBA / MBA (T & HM) / MCA –

  • Mode of Exam : offline mode i.e. pen-paper based
  • Language : English
  • Type of Questions : Objective Type
  • For correct answer : (+2)
  • For incorrect answer : (-0.5)

For BBA / BCA / BHMCT / B.Sc. HMCT / M.Sc. Physics / M.Sc. Environment science –

  • Mode of Exam : offline mode i.e. pen-paper based
  • Language : English
  • Type of Questions : Objective Type
  • For correct answer : (+1)
  • For incorrect answer : (-0.25)

For B.Tech / B.Pharm / B.Pharm (Ayurveda)

SectionsSubjectsNo. of questionMarks
CMathematics / Biology50100


SectionsSubjectsNo. of questionMarks
AQuantitative Ability & Numerical Ability2525
BLogical Ability & Reasoning2525
DGeneral Knowledge & Business Awareness2525


SectionsSubjectsNo. of questionMarks
BLogical Ability & Reasoning2525
CComputer Awareness2525

For BHMCT / B.Sc (HM & CT)

SectionsSubjectsNo. of questionMarks
AGeneral English2525
BGeneral Knowledge2525
DData Interpretation2525

For M.Tech

SectionsSubjectsNo. of questionMarks
AAptitude Test1530
BCivil Engg / Electrical Engg. / Electronics & Comm
Engg / Computer Science & Engg / Mechanical Engg
CEngineering Mathematics2550

For M.Pharmacy

SectionsSubjectsNo. of questionMarks
AAptitude Test1530
BPharmaceutical Sciences60120
CBiochemistry, Microbiology, Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence2550

For MCA / MBA (T & HM)

SectionsSubjectsNo. of questionMarks
AVerbal Ability2550
BQuantitative Ability2550
CData Interpretation & Reasoning2550
DGK & Computer Awareness2550

For M.Sc Physics

SectionsSubjectsNo. of questionMarks
AMathematical methods, Classical Mechanics,
General properties of matter
BOptics, Electricity, and Magnetism2525
CModern Physics, Nuclear and Particle Physics2525
DAtomic & Molecular, Kinetic Theory of Gases and Thermodynamics,
Solid State Physics and Electronics

For M.Sc. Environmental Science

SectionsSubjectsNo. of questionMarks
ALaw of motion2525
BMicrobes – Diversity2525
CElement and Periodicity2525
DModern Theories on the Origin of the Earth2525

The candidates can refer the books given below to prepare for HPCET 2022-

Guide for BBA/BBS/BBM 2022Arihant Publication
Self Study Guide B. Pharma Entrance Exam 2022Arihant Publication
10 Last Years Solved Papers – Science (PCM): CBSE Class 12 for 2021 ExaminationOswal publication
Study Guide BCA 2022Arihant Publication
Solved Papers For MCA Entrances (Old edition) Arihant Publication
M.Sc. PhysicsUnique and Prabhat publications

HPCET 2022 Preparation Tips

  • Candidates must know the full syllabus of HPCET 2022 and prepare for the exam according to that.
  • With the syllabus, candidates can collect the right study material. 
  • Candidates must cover all the topics and understand each concept.
  • Candidates must solve a lot of sample papers. It helps a lot.
  • Candidates must cover all the topics and understand each concept.
  • Some common topics are asked in the exam every other year. Solve previous years question papers of HPCET and it will help you become aware of such topics.
  • Before solving any question, give it a thorough reading.
  • Try to solve as many mock tests as you can.

HPCET 2022 Syllabus – FAQs

Q- How much marks need to Cleared HPCET test In general category?

A- 60% marks is required to clear the HPCET test in general category

Q- What if I secure more than the overall HP TET cut off?

A- If you score more than the overall cut off then you will qualify to the next round i.e. the interview round.

Q- Who is the conducting authority of HPCET?

A- Himachal Pradesh Technical University

Q- In what mode is HPCET 2022 held?

A- The exam is usually held in the offline mode only.

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