NEET 2021 Subject and Chapter Wise Weightage, Important Topics - Physics, Chemistry, Biology

Diksha Nautiyal
Diksha NautiyalPublished On: December 11, 2020 | NEET UG

Now that the exam date is approaching, you must be aware of the subject-wise weightage of NEET 2021 so that you know which topics need more preparation and are well aware of the important topics.

NEET 2021 Chapter Wise Weightage

The National Eligibility cum Entrance Exam (NEET) is the only national-level medical examination in India for admission to MBBS and BDS courses India. The examination is conducted by NTA every year in offline mode.  The NEET 2021 dateis expected to be released soon by the NTA. With the NEET 2021 exam less than 6 months away, this is the time when students should Know all about NEET 2021 Subject Wise and Chapter Wise Weightage to score 600+ in the entrance exam!

The first step to prepare for the exam is to understand the syllabus and pattern of the exam. You must be aware of the subject-wise weightage of NEET 2021 so that you know which topics need more preparation and are well aware of the important topics. It does not only help the preparation go smoothly but also helps in time management while writing the exam.

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NEET Exam Pattern 2021

Chapter Wise Weightage for NEET 2021- Chemistry Section

Chapter Wise Weightage for NEET 2021 - Biology Section

Chapter Wise Weightage for NEET 2021 - Physics Section

NEET Exam Pattern 2021

Before we dive into understanding the subject-wise weightage of the NEET 2021 syllabus, you must make sure that you are well aware of the exam pattern. For that, have a look at the table below.

Exam Name

National Eligibility cum Entrance Exam

Short Name

NEET

Exam Mode

Offline

Number of Sections

3

Section Names

Physics

Chemistry

Biology

Exam Frequency

Once a Year

Total Number of Questions

180

Total Marks

720

Marks Per Correct Response

4

Marks Per Incorrect Response

-1

Question Paper Language

Available in Hindi, English, Tamil, Bengali, Marathi, Assamese, Kannada, and Urdu

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NEET 2021 Subject Wise Weightage

It is very important for students to know the weightage of each chapter in every subject of the examination. This helps them know which chapters should be their priority while preparing for the exam. NEET question paper is divided into three sections or subjects:

  • Biology

  • Chemistry

  • Physics

We have given below the syllabus of NEET 2021 along with weightage of each chapter included in every subject to help you prepare better for the exam.

Chapter Wise Weightage for NEET 2021 - Chemistry Section

The topics from both Class 12 and 11 for NEET 2021 Chemistry syllabus can be divided into Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, and Inorganic Chemistry. Have a look at the table to know the weightage percentage of each of the chapters.

Topics

Avg. Number of Questions Asked in Exam

Weightage Percentage

Organic Chemistry (34%)

General Organic Chemistry

2

5%

Hydrocarbons

2

4%

Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids

2

3%

Haloalkane

1

2%

Alkyl Halide, Alcohol & Ether

2

4%

Polymer

1

2%

Aromatic Compounds

3

6%

Carbonyl Compounds

2

4%

Biomolecules

2

4%

Organic Compounds containing nitrogen

2

3%

Environmental chemistry

1

2%

Chemistry in Everyday Life

2

3%

Practical Organic Chemistry

1

2%

IUPAC & Isomerism

2

4%

Inorganic Chemistry (34%)

Periodic Table & Periodicity in Properties

2

4%

Chemical Bonding

4

9%

s-block

1

3%

p-block

3

7%

Hydrogen

1

2%

Qualitative Analysis

1

2%

Metallurgy

1

2%

d-block & f-block Elements

2

4%

Coordination Compounds

3

6%

Physical Chemistry (32%)

Thermodynamics and Thermochemistry

1

3%

Mole Concept

2

5%

Gaseous State

1

3%

Redox Reactions

1

2%

Ionic Equilibrium

2

4%

Chemical Equilibrium

1

3%

Atomic Structure & Nuclear Chemistry

1

3%

Surface Chemistry

1

2%

Solution & Colligative Properties

2

4%

Solid State

1

3%

Electrochemistry

1

3%

Chemical Kinetics

2

4%

Chapter Wise Weightage for NEET 2021- Biology Section

Students often take the Biology section of the NEET exam lightly, which should not be done. It is important to prepare for each section equally to leave no scope for mistakes. Now this section is divided into two parts: Botany and Zoology. Check out the chapter-wise weightage for this section below.

Topics

Avg. Number of Questions Asked in Exam

Weightage Percentage

Zoology

Human Health & Diseases

3

9%

Animal husbandry

1

3%

Origin & Evolution

3

10%

Human Reproduction & Reproductive Health

5

18%

Human Physiology

13

45%

Structural Organisation in animals

1

2%

Animal Tissue

1

3%

Animal Diversity

3

10%

Botany

Ecology

10

16%

Biology in Human Welfare

1

2%

Genetics & Biotechnology

15

24%

Plant Reproduction

5

9%

Plant Physiology

8

13%

Bio-molecule

2

3%

Cell Biology & Cell Division

6

10%

Plant Morphology

4

7%

Plant Anatomy

2

4%

Plant Diversity

7

12%

Chapter Wise Weightage for NEET 2021 - Physics Section

Some of the major topics included in the NEET 2021 Physics syllabus are Optics, Electricity, Thermodynamics, Mechanics, etc. Check out the full topic-wise weightage for the Physics section of the exam.

Topics

Avg. Number of Questions Asked in Exam

Weightage Percentage

Wave optics

2

4%

Ray Optics & Optical Instrument

3

5%

Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter

2

4%

Atoms & Nuclei

2

5%

Semiconductor Electronics

3

6%

Electromagnetic Induction

1

2%

Current Electricity

3

6%

Alternating Current

1

3%

Electrostatics

1

3%

Electrostatic Potential & Capacitance

1

2%

Electromagnetic Wave

1

1%

Electric Charge & Field

1

2%

Thermodynamics

3

7%

Magnetic Effect of Current & Magnetism

3

6%

Thermal Properties of Matter

1

2%

Properties of Bulk Matter

1

3%

Kinetic Theory of Gases

1

2%

Work, Energy, and power

2

4%

Waves

2

4%

Rotational motion

1

1%

Units and Measurement

1

2%

Oscillations

1

3%

System of Particle & Rigid Body

3

7%

Centre of Mass

1

1%

Kinematics

1

2%

Gravitation

2

3%

Laws of Motion

3

7%

Mechanics of Solids & Fluids

2

3%

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