PUCAT Syllabus 2020- Download the PDF

By | March 23, 2020

There is no set syllabus for PUCAT 2020. The questions will be asked from the three topics, which are Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, and English. For the undergraduate courses, the difficulty level of the exam will be moderate, and the questions will be based on the syllabus of class XI and XII. Similarly, for postgraduate courses, the subjects taught in the Bachelor’s degree, and Master’s degree respectively will be tested. 

PUCAT Syllabus 2020

The candidates who wish to ace the PUCAT 2020 must be aware of the syllabus. Knowing the syllabus allows them to prepare for the test accordingly and know how much time should they dedicate to each section. Knowing the paper pattern beforehand also allows the students to strategize accordingly and avoid any wastage of time.

The PUCAT 2020 paper syllabus mainly comprises of four major subjects namely, Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, and General English. The subject-wise PUCAT syllabus is as given below:


  • Atomic and Nuclear Physics
  • Basic Digital Electronics
  • Electricity and Semiconductor Electronics
  • Electromagnetic theory
  • Mechanics
  • Optics
  • Quantum Mechanics
  • Statistical Mechanics and Solid State Physics
  • Thermal Physics
  • Waves and Oscillations


  • Asymptotes, Curvature
  • Cones
  • Cylinders
  • Divergence and Curl
  • Functions
  • Improper integrals
  • Lagrange’s solution
  • Maclaurin’s and Taylor’s series
  • Planes using vector technique
  • Real Numbers
  • Relations
  • Riemann integrals and their properties
  • Sets
  • Spheres
  • Stokes and related problems
  • Straight lines
  • Theorems of Gauss
  • Uniform continuity
  • Vector Differentiation
  • Vector Integration


  • Alcohols
  • Aldehydes and Ketones
  • Alkanes, alkenes and alkynes
  • Alkyl halides
  • Arenes and Aromaticity
  • Atomic Structure and Quantum Mechanics
  • Carboxylic Acids
  • Chemical Bonding
  • Chemical Equilibrium
  • Chemical Kinetics and Catalysis
  • Chemistry of Lanthanide and Actinides
  • Chemistry of Noble Gasses
  • Coordination Compounds
  • d-Block Elements
  • Electrochemistry
  • Gaseous States
  • Hetrocyclic Compounds
  • Ionic Solid
  • Kohlrausch’s Law
  • p-Block Elements
  • Periodic Properties
  • Phenols
  • s-Block Elements
  • Solutions
  • Spectroscopy
  • Stereochemistry
  • Thermochemistry
  • Thermodynamics

General English

  • Antonyms
  • Basic English Grammar
  • Comprehension
  • Meaning of Words
  • Phrases
  • Synonyms
  • Technical Writing
  • Understanding of English Language
  • Vocabulary
  • Word Power

We have curated a list of books that you can refer to prepare for the PUCAT 2020. These books entirely cover the PUCAT Syllabus 2020.

Subject Book name Author
Logical reasoning A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning R. S. Aggarwal
Logical reasoning Analytical reasoning M.K. Pandey
English language Objective English for Competitive Examination  Hari Mohon Prasad
English language Objective English Saurabh Jain
Data interpretation Interpreting Qualitative Data: Methods for Analyzing Talk, Text and Interaction David Silverman
Data interpretation Interpreting Quantitative Data with IBM SPSS Statistics Rachad Antonius
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