UPCET 2021 Syllabus – NTA has released the UPCET syllabus 2021. Candidates can check and download the UPCET 2021 syllabus PDF here. Direct link to download the pdf is given below. Uttar Pradesh Combined Entrance Test (UPCET 2021) is the state-level exam for admission into B.Pharm, B.Des, BHMCT, BBA, MCA, M.Sc, Lateral Entry B.Tech etc. The syllabus for each course varies. Candidates must check it as on the basis of it, the question paper is prepared.

## UPCET 2021 Syllabus

#### UPCET 2021 Syllabus for BHMCT, BFA, B.Voc, BFAD, MBA (Integrated) / BBA / MBA

Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude

• Arithmetic questions upto 10th class
• Profit and Loss and Interest Calculations
• Calculation of Fraction, Percentages, Square root etc
• Health & Nutrition
• Data / Table Analysis, Graph and Bard Diagram and Pie Chart Analysis
• Questions related to common use of Science

Reasoning and Logical Deduction

• Geometrical Designs and Identification
• Selection of related letters / words / numbers / figures
• Identification of odd thing / item out from a group
• Completion of numerical series based on pattern / logic
• Fill in the blanks based on the series based on numerical pattern and logic of the series
• Syllogisms, Identification of logic and selection of correct answers based on the logic

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

• Current Affairs / Events (Social, Political, Cultural & Economics)
• Historical Events
• Latest Whos’ Who?
• Sports & Games
• Geography including Tourist Places / Spots
• Countries & Currencies

English Language

• Word Meanings
• Fill in the Blanks
• Antonyms and Synonyms
• Meaning of Phrases and Idioms
• Reading Comprehension followed by questions
• Complete / Improvement of the sentences with correct uses of Pronouns, Verbs, Adverbs and Adjectives

In BBA, apart from the above topics, the questions are asked from

Qualitative and Quantitative Aptitude

• Number System
• Profit & Loss
• Percentage & Average
• Work & Time
• HCF & LCM
• Time-Speed Distance
• Ration & Proportion
• Algebra and Geometry
• Coding & Decoding
• Multidimensional Arrangements
• Visual Reasoning
• Course of Action
• Critical Reasoning
• Statement Conclusions
• Pie Chart
• Syllogisms
• Puzzles

English

• Sentence Completion
• Grammar
• Vocabulary
• Uncommon words
• Realtion between words and phrases
• Jumbled Paragraphs
• Sentence Correction
• Idioms & Analogies
• Synonyms and Antonyms
• Same word and Different Usage
• Comprehension of passages
• One-word Substitution

#### UPCET 2021 Syllabus for B.Des

Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude

• Arithmetic questions upto 10th class
• Profit and Loss and Interest Calculations
• Calculation of Fraction, Percentages, Square root etc
• Health & Nutrition
• Data / Table Analysis, Graph and Bard Diagram and Pie Chart Analysis
• Questions related to common use of Science (Physics & Chemistry)

Reasoning and Logical Deduction

• Geometrical Designs and Identification
• Selection of related letters / words / numbers / figures
• Identification of odd thing / item out from a group
• Completion of numerical series based on pattern / logic
• Fill in the blanks based on the series based on numerical pattern and logic of the series
• Syllogisms, Identification of logic and selection of correct answers based on the logic

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

• Current Affairs / Events (Social, Political, Cultural & Economics)
• Historical Events
• Latest Whos’ Who?
• Sports & Games
• Geography including Tourist Places / Spots
• Countries & Currencies

English Language

• Word Meanings
• Fill in the Blanks
• Grammar
• Vocabulary
• Comprehension of Passages
• Relationship between Phrases and Words
• Uncommon Words
• Antonyms and Synonyms
• Meaning of Phrases and Idioms
• Reading Comprehension followed by questions
• Complete / Improvement of the sentences with correct uses of Pronouns, Verbs, Adverbs and Adjectives

Design Aptitude: Observation and Visualization Ability

• Pictorial and diagrammatic questions
• Understanding of transformation / manipulation of 2D shapes and 3D shapes and their spatial relationships
• Knowledge of practical and everyday mechanical and scientific concepts
• Ability to detect concealed properties in ordinary things, people, situations and events and thinking critically about them
• Applying attention to certain details, analysing, reasoning, classifying, inferring, and predicting
• Ability to discern subtle differences in visual properties and aesthetic outcomes

#### UPCET 2021 Syllabus for B.Tech (Lateral Entry for B.Sc Graduates)

Mathematics

• Algebra
• Probability
• Trigonometry
• Co-ordinate Geometry
• Calculus
• Vectors
• Dynamics
• Statics

Part 2: Computer Concepts

• Computer Basics: Organization of a computer, CPU, Structure of instructions in CPU, Input / Output devices, Computer Memory, Memory Organization
• Data Representation: Representation of Characters, Integers, Binary and Hexadecimal Representation, Binary Arithmetic – Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division, Signed Arithmetic and Two’s Complement Arithmetic. Floating Point Representation of Numbers, Normalized Floating Point Representation, Boolean Algebra, Truth Tables, Venn Diagrams
• Data Structures: Arrays, Lists, Stacks, Queues
• Computer Architecture: Block Structure of Computers, Communications between Processors and I/O devices, Interrupts
• Computer Language: Assembly and High-Level Language, Computer Programming in C
• Operating System Basics

#### UPCET 2021 Syllabus for MCA

Numerical Aptitude

• Arithmetic questions upto 10th class
• Profit and Loss and Interest Calculations
• Questions related to common use of Science
• Data / Table Analysis, Graph and Bard Diagram and Pie Chart Analysis
• Health & Nutrition
• Calculation of Fraction, Percentages, Square root etc

Reasoning and Logical Deduction

• Geometrical Designs and Identification
• Fill in the blanks based on the series based on numerical pattern and logic of the series
• Syllogisms, Identification of logic and selection of correct answers based on the logic
• Completion of numerical series based on pattern / logic
• Identification of odd thing / item out from a group
• Selection of related letters / words / numbers / figures

Mathematics

• Set Theory
• Algebra
• Co-ordinate Geometry
• Calculus
• Vectors
• Trigonometry

Computer Awareness

• Computer Basics: Organization of a computer, CPU, Structure of instructions in CPU, Input / Output devices, Computer Memory, Back-up devices
• Data Representation: Representation of Characters, Integers, Binary and Hexadecimal Representation, Binary Arithmetic – Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division, Signed Arithmetic and Two’s Complement Arithmetic. Floating Point Representation of Numbers, Normalized Floating Point Representation, Boolean Algebra, Truth Tables, Venn Diagrams

### UPCET 2021 Syllabus for MCA (Integrated)

Numerical Aptitude

• Health & Nutrition
• Profit and Loss and Interest Calculations
• Data / Table Analysis, Graph and Bard Diagram and Pie Chart Analysis
• Questions related to common use of Science
• Arithmetic questions upto 10th class
• Calculation of Fraction, Percentages, Square root etc

Reasoning and Logical Deduction

• Geometrical Designs and Identification
• Selection of related letters / words / numbers / figures
• Identification of odd thing / item out from a group
• Fill in the blanks based on the series based on numerical pattern and logic of the series
• Syllogisms, Identification of logic and selection of correct answers based on the logic
• Completion of numerical series based on pattern / logic

Mathematics

• Set Theory
• Co-ordinate Geometry
• Vectors
• Algebra
• Calculus
• Trigonometry
• Statistics (10+2) syllabus of NCERT
• Account (10+2 syllabus of NCERT

#### UPCET 2021 Syllabus for B.Pharm

Physics

• Measurement
• Motion in One Dimension
• Laws of Motion
• Motion in Two Dimension
• Work, Energy and Power
• Linear Momentum & Collisions
• Rotation of a Rigid Body about a Fixed Axis
• Gravitation
• Oscillatory Motion
• Mechanics of Solids and Fluids
• Heat and Thermodynamics
• Wave
• Electrostatics
• Current Electricity
• Magnetic Effect of Current
• Magnetism in Matter
• Electromagnetic Induction
• Ray Optics and Optical Instruments
• Wave Optics
• Modern Physics

Chemistry

• Atomic Structure
• Chemical Bonding
• Redox Reactions
• Chemical Equilibrium and Kinetics
• Acid-Base Concepts
• Electrochemistry
• Colloids
• Colligative Properties of Solution
• Periodic Table
• Preparation and Properties of the following: Hydrogen peroxide, copper sulphate, silver nitrate, plaster of paris, borax, Mohr’s salt, alums, white and red lead, microcosmic salt and bleaching powder, sodium thiosulphate
• Thermo-chemistry
• General Organic Chemistry
• Isomerism
• IUPAC
• Polymers
• Carbohydrates
• Preparation and Properties of the following: Hydrocarbons, monohydric alcohols, aldehydes, ketons, monocarboxylic acids, primary amines, benzene, nitrobenezene, phenol, aniline, benzaldehyde, benzoic acid, Grignard Reagent
• Solid State
• Petroleum

Mathematics

• Algebra
• Probability
• Trigonometry
• Co-ordinate Geometry
• Calculus
• Vectors
• Dynamics
• Statics

Biology

Zoology

• Origin of Life
• Organic Evolution
• Mechanism of Organic Evolution
• Human Genetics and Eugenics
• Applied Biology
• Mammalian Anatomy
• Animal Physiology
• Detailed study of Prozoa, Amoeba, Porifera, Annelida, Arthropoda etc
• Comparison between Periplaneta and Blatta

Botany

• Plant Cell
• Protoplasm
• Ecology
• Ecosystem
• Gentics
• Seeds in Angiospermic Plants
• Fruits
• Cell Differentiation Plant Tissue
• Anatomy of Root, Stem and Leaf
• Important Phylums

#### UPCET 2021 Syllabus for B.Pharm (Lateral Entry)

• Pharmaceutic – 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
• Drug Store and Business Management
• Hospital and Clinical Pharmacy

### UPCET 2021 Syllabus B.Tech (Lateral Entry for Diploma Holders in Engineering)

• Engineering Mechanics
• Engineering Graphics
• Basic Electrical Engineering
• Basic Electronics Engineering
• Elements of Computer Science
• Elementary Biology
• Basic Workshop Practice
• Physics / Chemistry / Maths of Diploma standard

### UPCET 2021 Syllabus for M.Sc (Maths / Physics / Chemistry)

M.Sc Physics

• Mathematical Methods
• Mechanics and General Properties of Matter
• Oscillations, Waves and Optics
• Electricity and Magnetism
• Kinetic Theory
• Thermodynamics
• Modern Physics
• Solid State Physics, Devices and Electronics
• Atomic Physics and Laser

M.Sc Mathematics

• Sequences and Series of Real Numbers
• Mathematical Programming
• Numerical Analysis
• Integral Calculus
• Differential Equations
• Vector Calculus
• Group Theory
• Real Analysis

M.Sc Chemistry

• Reactions and Reagents
• Carbohydrates
• Alicyclic Compounds, Aromatic Compounds, Fats and Oils
• Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins
• Nucleic Acids
• Heterocyclic compounds and Natural Products
• Polymer
• Nucleophilic Substitution
• Elimination Reactions
• Theories of Aromaticity
• Addition to Carbon – Carbon Multiple bonds
• Photochemistry
• Gaseous State
• Reaction Equilbria
• Solutions and Colligative Properties
• Electrochemistry
• Ionic Equilibrium
• Surface Chemistry
• Thermodynamics
• Chemical Bonding
• Shape & Intermolecular Reactions
• Solid State
• Nuclear Chemistry
• Electronic Spectra and Magnetism
• Theories of Coordination Compounds
• Rotational Spectra
• Vibrational Spectra
• Periodic Table of Elements
• Separation Techniques

#### UPCET 2021 Syllabus M.Tech

• As per core subject opted (Civil / Mechanical / Electrical / Electronic and Communications / Computer Science and Engineering / IT)

## UPCET 2021 Exam Pattern

UPCET is a computer-based test. Check more details about UPCET 2021 exam pattern given below.

• Duration: The duration of the exam is 2 hours, but the candidates opting for B.Pharm have to complete the test in 3 hours
• Type of questions: The question paper comprises multiple-choice questions
• Medium of question paper: The question papers of UG courses and MBA (Integrated), MCA (Integrated) courses will be bi-lingual i.e. English and Hindi both. Whereas, the question paper for PG courses shall be available in English only
• Marking Scheme: Each question carries 04 marks. There is no negative marking for incorrect answers

Course-wise distribution of questions

For BHMCT, BFA, BFAD, B.Voc, BBA, MBA (Integrated)

B.Des

B.Pharm

MCA

MCA (Integrated)

B.Tech (Lateral Entry for Diploma Holders)

B.Tech (Lateral Entry for B.Sc Graduates)

B.Pharm (Lateral Entry)

MBA

M.Sc (Maths / Physics / Chemistry)

M.Tech

### Recommended Books for UPCET 2021

The candidates appearing for UPCET 2021 can refer the books given below for their preparation.

### How to Prepare for UPCET 2021?

Check the preparation tips given below for UPCET 2021.

Make a study plan: First of all, make time table according to the syllabus that has to be covered. Give proper time for each subject.

Make notes: While preparing, make short notes according to the subjects. Mention brief and important points in these notes.

Practice previous year question papers: Solve previous year UPSEE question papers to know the type of questions that are asked in the exam, difficulty level of questions, weightage of topics etc. Also, set a timer while solving the question paper to know in how time, the question paper is completed.

Stay Healthy: While preparing for the exam, do not neglect the health. Eat balanced diet, sleep wll and do some physical exercise to stay concentrated and active.

UPCET was earlier with the name UPSEE. It was held in the pen-paper mode. From this year onwards, it is known by the name UPCET and will be conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA). It will be conducted in online mode. UPCET offers admission into various courses at UG, PG, Lateral Entry level.

The exam is conducted for admission into professional courses offered by Govt/ Govt aided institutions and private aided institutions affiliated to AKTU, MMTU, and HBTU. The scores of UPCET will be valid for the current academic session only.

## FAQs on UPCET 2021 Syllabus

Ques. Is there any negative marking in UPCET 2021?

Ans. No, there is no negative marking in UPCET 2021.

Ques. Is the syllabus for UPCET officially released?

Ans. Yes, NTA releases UPCET syllabus at upcet.nta.nic.in.

Ques. What is the syllabus of BHMCT, BFA, BFAD, B.Voc, BBA, MBA (Integrated) programmes?

Ans. For these courses, the questions in the exam are asked from the subjects Numerical Reasoning and Analytical Aptitude, Reasoning and Logical Deduction, GK and Current Affairs and English language.

Ques. How to prepare for UPCET 2021?

Ans. To prepare for UPCET 2021, check the syllabus for your respective-course and make a list of the topics and chapters from which questions will be framed. Then, make a proper time table and follow it. Once the syllabus is complete, solve previous year question papers to know what type of questions came in the exam earlier.