The Joint Entrance Exam, JEE is one of the most applied competitive exams in India. Fresh pass-outs of Class 12 and other eligible candidates apply for JEE to secure their future in one of the top engineering colleges in India.

The JEE syllabus requires the candidates to have a stronghold on subjects like Maths, Physics, and Chemistry. In this article, Edureify brings to all the detailed syllabus of Physics for JEE Mains 2022. Read on to know the important dates related to JEE Mains 2022 and the chapter-wise syllabus of Physics.

Important Dates

Events Particulars
JEE Main 2022 Application Date 1st March- 18th April 2022
JEE Main 2022 Registration Date 5th April-25th April 2022
Application Correction 6th April- 8th April
Intimation of exam city to candidates To be Notified
Release of Admit Card 2nd Week of June
JEE Main 2022 Exam Date June 20-29 2022
Display of Answer Key To be Notified
Declaration of Result To be Notified


Physics Important Chapters of JEE Mains 2022

Before giving the detailed syllabus of the important chapters of Physics, here are the units and the number of questions asked from each unit-

Unit Name No. of expected questions
Modern Physics 4-5
Ray optics 1-2
Wave optics 1-2
Thermal physics 3-4

Following is the list of Chapters of Physics along with the number of questions asked and the weightage for JEE Mains 2022.

Chapters Total Questions Weightage
Electrostatics 1 3.3%
Capacitors 1 3.3%
Simple Harmonic Motion 1 3.3%
Sound Waves 1 3.3%
Elasticity 1 3.3%
Error in Measurement 1 3.3%
Circular Motion 1 3.3%
Electromagnetic Waves 1 3.3%
Semiconductors 1 3.3%
Communication System 1 3.3%
Magnetic Effect of Current and Magnetism 2 6.6%
Alternating Current 2 6.6%
Kinetic theory of gas and Thermodynamics 2 6.6%
Kinematics 2 6.6%
Work, Energy, and Power 2 6.6%
Laws of Motion 2 6.6%
Centre of Mass 2 6.6%
Rotational Dynamics 2 6.6%
Wave Optics 2 6.6%
Current Electricity 3 9.9%
Modern Physics 3 9.9%


Finally, here are the groups of Chapters according to their priority-

Group 1-

  Unit and Dimension

  Error and Measurement


  Photoelectric Effect


  Wave optics



Group 2-

  Current Electricity

  Rotational Motion


  Magnetic effect of current




  EM Waves


  Laws of Motion


  Ray Optics

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Group 3-

  Motions in 2d

  COM and Collision

  Thermal Properties of Matter


  Motion in 1d

  Waves and Sounds

  Communication systems

Group 4-

  Mechanical properties of solids

  Magnetic properties of matters


  Work, Energy, and Power


Here were the important chapters of Physics, their unit-wise weightage, and the number of questions asked from each unit. Edureify has made sure that JEE aspirants can get hold of all the important chapter-wise study materials from one site. We have a particular section for JEE preparation and Physics study materials for aspirants and students to practice mock tests, quizzes, flashcards, and get all the study materials.

The JEE Mains 2022 exam is fast approaching and we hope students can get prepared well with Edureify. For more information regarding JEE, Advanced dates, and syllabus regarding the same read our article JEE Advanced Dates Revised: Read Complete Information


Some FAQs regarding Physics for JEE Mains 2022-

1. What are the main units of Physics from where questions are asked in JEE Mains exam?

The main units of Physics for JEE Mains 2022 exam are-

o   Modern Physics

o   Ray Optics

o   Wave Optics

o   Thermal Physics

2. Which chapters of Physics can be considered the top priorities for JEE Mains?

  Unit and Dimension

  Error and Measurement


  Photoelectric Effect


  Wave optics



3. When is the JEE Mains 2022 Exam?

The JEE Mains Exam date is from 20th -29th June 2022.

4. Who is the conducting body of JEE Mains exam?

National Test Agency, NTA is the conducting body of the JEE exam.

5. Where can I get all the study materials for Physics for JEE Mains exam?

Edureify! Edureify has all the important study materials and practice sections,

particularly for Physics and IIT-JEE that will enable aspirants to have a strong preparation for the JEE exam.

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