UPCATET PCM Syllabus 2024 (Released)

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Updated On: April 12, 2024 05:17 pm IST | UPCATET

 UPCATET PCM Syllabus 2024 has been released. S.V.P University of Agriculture & Technology has released the syllabus. Candidates appearing for the UPCATET 2024 PCM group should be thorough with the syllabus. Candidates can check the detailed syllabus for UPCATET 2024 here.
UPCATET PCM Syllabus 2024

UPCATET 2024 PCM Syllabus 2024 has been released. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel University of Agriculture and Technology has released the syllabus for the Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics (PCM) section. Candidates will be assessed their proficiency in these fundamental subjects. Candidates must grasp the essentials needed to excel in these subjects. From core concepts to practical applications, we break down the syllabus to empower candidates with the knowledge and confidence necessary for success. Candidates appearing for the UPCATET 2024 PCM group should be thorough with the syllabus as every topic and subtopic is important. Mastering the PCM syllabus of  UPCATET 2024 will aid students to perform well in the examination and to obtain desired results. 

The official notification has been released. UPCATET 2024 application form has been released. The last date to fill the application form is May 07, 2024. 
UPCATET 2024 will be held in June 2024. UPCATET 2024 will be conducted on rotation by four agriculture universities of UP for admission in all the programmes of the four agriculture universities of Uttar Pradesh. Read the rest of the article to know more about UPCATET PCM Syllabus 2024.

Why Understand the UPCATET 2024 PCM Syllabus?

Before an aspirant navigates through the rest of the article they need to know that a thorough understanding of the UPCATET 2024 PCM Syllabus will help them ace the UPCATET 2024 exam. UPCATET 2024 Syllabus will help the appearing aspirants to make a well-laid-out study plan. Candidates need to have a stronghold on varied subjects for the UPCATET 2024 PCM group such as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, and General Awareness.

Also Read:UPCATET 2024: Important Dates

UPCATET 2024 PCM Syllabus

The specific topics for that are important for candidates who wish to appear in the UPACTET 2024 PCM group are mentioned below:

UPCATET 2024 Physics Syllabus

Introduction to Physics

The Universe: Stars, Sun, Asteroids: In a nutshell

The Solar System and Satellites

Resistance of a Conductor

Refraction of Light, Reflection of Light

Reflection of light from Spherical Mirrors

Refraction of light by Spherical Lenses

Refraction of light through a glass prism

The Human Eye and its defects

Thermal Expansion of Solids, Liquids and Gases

Mechanical Properties of Fluids

Sound: Doppler Effect and Echo

Magnetic effects of Electric Current, Waves

The Kinetic Theory of Matter

The Four Fundamental Forces, Atomic Theories

Special and General Theories of Relativity

Radioactivity, Nuclear Fission and Fusion, Motion and Mechanics

Heat and Work, Electromagnetism,

Electric Current

UPCATET 2024 Chemistry Syllabus

Atoms, Molecules and Chemical Arithmetic

Atomic Structure, Radioactivity and Nuclear Chemistry

The Periodic Table and Chemical Families

Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure

Coordination Compounds

Solid State

Liquid State

Gaseous State

UPCATET 2024 Mathematics Syllabus

Sets and Functions

Linear Programming


Mathematical Reasoning

Coordinate Geometry

Statistics & Probability



Vector Statics

Vectors and Three-Dimensional Geometry


UPCATET 2024 General Studies Syllabus

General Sciences

Our Environment

History of India

Indian Politics and Economy

History, Sports

Geography and the Culture

Information and Communication Technology

Independent India

UPCATET 2024 Exam Pattern at UG Level

As has already been mentioned in the article, the UPCATET 2024 exam pattern will vary depending on the course and program. Therefore, to guide the candidates we have mentioned the details regarding the exam pattern of undergraduate programs.

  • Total number of questions would be 200 and the duration of the exam would be 3 hours.
  • The examination paper would consist of four groups such as PCB (Physics, Chemistry, Biology), PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics), PAG (Agriculture) and PHS (Home Science).
  • Candidates who wish to appear in the PCB group can take admission in subjects such as Agriculture, Fisheries, Horticulture, Home Science, Forestry and Veterinary Science.
  • Candidates who wish to appear in PCM group can secure admission in Agriculture, Horticulture, Home Science and B. Tech programs.
  • Candidates who wish to appear in PAG Group can secure admission in Agriculture, Fisheries, Horticulture, Home Science, Forestry, and B. Tech in Agriculture Engineering and Biotechnology subjects.
  • Candidates who wish to appear in the PHS Group in UPCATET can secure admission in B.Sc. Home Science subject.
  • For each correct answer given by the candidate he/she will be awarded 3 marks and for every incorrect response 1 mark will be deducted.
  • No marks would be deducted for questions that are left un-attempted.
  • The UPCATET 2024 question paper will be available in two languages: English and Hindi.
Also Read:UPCATET 2024 Previous Year Questions

UPCATET 2024 Undergraduate Programs


Minimum Educational Eligibility

Exam Group

B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture

Intermediate in Agriculture Sciences /PCB/PCM/PCMB


B.Sc. (Hons) Horticulture

Intermediate in Agriculture Sciences /PCB/PCM/PCMB


B.Sc. (Hons) Forestry

Intermediate in Agriculture Sciences /PCB/PCM/PCMB


B.Sc. (Hons) Community Science (Only for Girls)

Intermediate in Art with Home Science as subject /PCB /PCM/ PCMB/Agriculture Sciences


B.Tech. (Biotechnology)

Intermediate in Agriculture Sciences / PCB/PCMB/PCM


B.Tech. (Agriculture Engineering)

Intermediate in Agriculture Sciences /PCM/PCMB


B.Tech. (Dairy Technology)

Intermediate in Agriculture Sciences/PCM/ PCB/PCMB


B.Tech. (Food Technology)

Intermediate in Agriculture Sciences /PCB/PCM/PCMB


UPCATET 2024 PCM: How to Prepare?

Some of the important pointers that the candidate should keep in mind while going through the UPCATET 2024 PCM Syllabus are listed below:

  • Candidates should note down the syllabus of the specific group they are interested to appear in.
  • Candidates should have an awareness about the UPCATET best books available to prepare for UPCATET 2024 PCM domain.
  • After getting familiarized with the syllabus the candidates should study the important topics of UPCATET 2024 PCM syllabus from the books available.
  • Adequate time and energy should be devoted in solving UPCATET previous year papers as well as UPCATET mock test to get an understanding of the type of questions as well as the difficulty level of the question paper.
Also Read:UPCATET 2024 Eligibility

UPCATET 2024 PCM Exam Pattern

The examination pattern that includes the number of questions and the marks involved in PCM is mentioned below:


Number of Questions

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General Studies



Total Questions



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Is there any negative marking in the UPCATET examination?

In UPCATET for every correct answer, the candidate will be awarded 3 marks, however for every wrong answer, 1 mark will be deducted.


What type of questions are asked in UPCATET 2023?

The entrance exam of UPCATET 2023 will consist of multiple choice questions (MCQs).


What is the best way to prepare for the UPCATET 2023 exam?

Candidates need to be thorough with various topics and subtopics of UPCATET 2023 Syllabus and should actively practice UPCATET previous year questions and mock tests.


How difficult is the UPCATET exam?

The UPCATET exam is not difficult, but it depends on your preparation. The candidates find the subject unchallenging. A thorough preparation in the right direction will undoubtedly lead you to your goal.

How do I prepare for the UPCATET exam?

Candidates must be well-versed and familiar with the syllabus and exam pattern. Select the areas that require improvement and plan your preparation accordingly. To ace this exam, applicants must maintain high speed and accuracy. Practicing previous years' question papers will help you understand the exam structure and level of difficulty. You must hone your strengths and improve on your weaknesses.

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