# AIPMT Syllabus 2016

## AIPMT Syllabus:

As you all know, AIPMT is an All India Pre-medical or Pre-dental examination conducted nation- wide to select the meritorious students for the admission to the MBBS and BDS courses in top most Government and private medical colleges.

The syllabus of AIPMT is based on the concepts of the subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Biology) taught in class 11 and class 12 of CBSE board and other education boards of India. Let us check few of the important topics in the AIPMT latest syllabus. The below section contains the topics of syllabus covered under AIPMT. Important concepts under every unit are mentioned like hints.

Physics:

## Syllabus from Class XI:

• Kinematics:

Few of the important concepts which comes under this topics are:

• Scalar and Vector quantities, relative velocity, addition and subtraction of vectors, general vectors and notation, etc.,
• Resolution of a vector in plane-rectangular components.
• Motion in plane
• Frame of reference, motion in straight line, etc.,
• Laws of motion:

Few of the chapters under this are:

• Newton’s three Laws of Motion
• Static and Kinetic friction, rolling friction and lubrication
• Centripetal force
• Physical world of measurement:
• Nature of Physics laws
• Need for measurement, units for measurement
• Dimensions of physical quantities
• Gravitation:
• Kepler’s Laws of planetary motion
• Escape velocity, Geostationary satellites
• Motion of system of particles and rigid body:
• Centre of mass of two particle system
• Moment of a force, torque and angular momentum
• Equilibrium of rigid bodies.
• Thermodynamics:
• Thermal equilibrium and definition of temperature.
• Zeroth Law of Thermodynamics and Second Law of Thermodynamics.
• Properties of bulk matter:
• Stress strain relationship, Hooke’s law, Young’s modulus
• Viscosity, Stroke’s law, terminal velocity
• Surface energy and surface tension
• Heat, temperature and thermal expansion
• Stefan’s Law and Newton’s law of cooling
• Oscillations and waves:
• Periodic functions, frequency and displacement as a function of time.
• Longitudinal and transverse waves, wave motion and speed of wave motion
• Behavior of perfect gas and kinetic theory:
• Work done on compressing a gas, equation of a state of perfect gas
• Kinetic Theory of gases.

### Syllabus from Class XII:

• Current electricity:
• Flow of electric current in metallic conductor, electric current, drift velocity and mobility.
• Color code for the carbon resistors
• Kirchoff’s Law and simple application.
• Potentiometer principle
• Electrostatics:
• Coulomb’s law force
• Electric field due to point charge
• Statement of Gauss theorem
• Electric flux
• Magnetic effects of current and magnetism:
• Electromagnetic and factors affecting their strengths
• Concept of magnetic field
• Ampere’s law and its application
• Electromagnetic induction and alternating current:
• Faraday’s Law, induced emf and current
• Alternating currents, peak and rms value
• AC generator and Transformer
• Optics:
• Reflection of light, spherical mirrors, len’s markers formula
• Scattering of light-blue color of the sky
• Optical instruments-Human eye, image formation and accommodation
• Microscopes and astronomical telescopes.
• Dual nature of Matter and Radiation:
• Photoelectric effect, Hertz and Lenard’s observation
• Matter waves, wave nature of particles
• Atoms and Nuclei:
• Alpha particle scattering experiments
• Radioactivity
• Electronic devices:
• Need for displacement current
• Zener diode
• Junction transistor

Chemistry:

#### Syllabus covering class 11:

• Basic concepts of Chemistry:
• General instruction, Laws of chemical combination, Dalton’s atomic theory
• Atomic and molecular masses
• Alkali and Alkaline s-metals:
• Electronic configuration, occurrence, anomalous properties
• Preparation and properties of some important compounds
• Industrial use of lime and limestone, biological importance of Mg and ca.
• Hydrocarbons:
• Alkanes-isomerism, physical properties, chemical reaction
• Alkanes-structure of triple bond, physical properties, methods of preparation
• Aromatic hydrocarbons
• Structure of Atom:
• Atomic number, isotopes and isobars
• Heisenberg uncertainty principle
• Aufbau principle
• Classification of elements and periodicity in properties:
• Modern periodic law
• Ionization enthalpy
• Electron gain enthalpy
• Chemical bonding and molecular structure:
• Ionic bond, valence electron
• Resonance, geometry of molecules
• Hydrogen bond
• States of Matter: Gases and liquids:
• Three states of matter
• Liquid state-vapour pressure, Charle’s law, Boyle’s Law
• Equilibrium:
• Equilibrium in physical and chemical properties
• Degree of ionization
• Buffer solutions
• Henderson equation
• Thermodynamics:
• First law of thermodynamics, Hess’s Law of constant heat summarization
• Introduction of entropy as state function
• Hydrogen:
• Isotopes, preparation, Properties and uses of hydrogen
• Heavy water, Hydrogen peroxide
• Redox reactions:
• Concept of oxidation, oxidation and reduction
• Balancing redox reactions in terms of los and gain of electrons
• Environmental Chemstry:
• Environmental pollution
• Acid rain and its reactions
• Effects of deletion of ozone layer

#### Syllabus for class XII

• Solid state:
• Classification of solids, Electrical and magnetic properties and Bangs theory, etc.
• Electrochemistry:
• Redox reactions
• Galvanic cells
• Lead accumulator
• EMF of a cell
• Solutions:
• Types of solutions, freezing point, osmotic pressure
• Determination of molecular masses
• Surface chemistry:
• Adsorption
• Catalysis homogenous and heterogeneous
• General principles and processes of isolation of elements:
• Principles and methods of extraction
• P-Block elements
• Group 15, 16, 17 and 18 elements
• Coordination compounds
• Ligands, coordination number, colour, magnetic properties
• d and f Block elements:
• Lathonoids
• Actinoids
• Electronic configuration, characteristics of transition metals
• Haloalkanes and Haloreness
• Nature of C-X bond, physical and chemical properties
• Substitution reaction
• Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers:
• Methods of preparation, physical and chemical properties
• Organic compounds containing nitrogen:
• Amines
• Cyanides
• Diazonium salts
• Biomolecules:
• Carbohydrates
• Proteins
• Vitamins
• Nucleic acid
• Polymers:
• Methods of polymeriazation, Bakelite, rubber, Bio-degradable and Non-Biodegradable polysters.
• Chemistry in everyday life:
• Chemicals in medicine
• Chemicals in food
• Cleansing agents

Biology:

#### Syllabus under class XI:

• Structural organization in Animals and Plants:
• Morphology and modification, tissues, root, stem, leaf
• Animal tissues, anatomy and functions of different system
• Plant Physiology:
• Transport in plants, movement of water, gases and nutrients
• Mineral nutrition, essential minerals
• Photosynthesis, photochemical and biosynthetic phases
• Plant growth and development, seed germination
• Human Physiology:
• Digestion and absorption, alimentary canal and digestive glands
• Breathing and respiration
• Excretory products and elimination
• Locomotion and movement
• Cell structure and function:
• Plant cell, animal cell and cell envelope
• Ribosomes, plastids, micro bodies
• Chemical constituents of living cells
• Cell type, mitiosis
• Diversity in living world
• Five kingdom of classification
• Bio diversity, need for classification
• Salient features and classification of monera
• Viruses and viroids

##### Syllabus under Class XII:
• Genetics and evolution:
• Heridity and variation
• Molecular basis of inheritance
• Origin of life, Biological evolution
• Reproduction:
• Reproduction in organisms
• Sexual reproduction in flowering plants
• Human reproduction
• Reproductive health
• Biology and Human welfare:
• Health and disease
• Improvement in food production
• Microbes in human welfare
• Biotechnology and its applications:
• Principles and process of Biotechnology
• Application Biotechnology in health and agriculture
• Ecology and environment:
• Organisms and environment
• Ecosystems, patterns and biodiversity
• Environmental issues

Please note that, only few topics under every unit are mentioned here. For detailed syllabus of AIPMT, please visit the official website.