West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) had released WBJEE 2020 syllabus for all candidates appearing in the entrance exam. The syllabus mainly consists of three subjects, physics, chemistry, and mathematics of the 10+2 curriculum.
WBJEE Syllabus 2020
WBJEE 2020 Syllabus for Mathematics
 Algebra
 Trigonometry
 Coordinate geometry of two dimensions
 Coordinate geometry of three dimensions
 Calculus
WBJEE Exam 2020 Syllabus for Mathematics  
Topics  Sub Topics 
Algebra 

Trigonometry 

Coordinate geometry of two dimensions  Distance formula, section formula, area of a triangle, condition of collinearity of three points in a plane. Polar coordinates, the transformation from Cartesian to polar coordinates and vice versa. Parallel transformation of axes. 
Coordinate geometry of three dimensions 

Calculus 

WBJEE 2020 Syllabus for Physics:
 Physical World, Measurements, Units & dimensions
 Kinematics
 Laws of motion
 The motion of the center of mass, connected systems, Friction
 Gravitation
 Bulk properties of matter
 Viscosity
 Thermodynamics
 Kinetic theory of gases
 Oscillations & Waves
 Electrostatics
 Current Electricity
 Magnetic effect of current
 Magnetics
 Electromagnetic induction & alternating current
 Electromagnetic waves
 Optics I (Ray optics)
 Optics II (Wave Optics)
 Particle nature of light & waveparticle dualism
 Atomic Physics
 Nuclear Physics
 Solidstate Electronics
Physical World, Measurements, Units & dimensions  Physical World, Measurements, Units & dimensions Units & Dimensions of physical quantities, dimensional analysis & its applications, error in measurements, significant figures. 
Kinematics  Scalars & vectors, representation of vectors in 3D, dot & cross product & their applications, elementary differential & integral calculus, timevelocity & relevant graphs, equations of motion with uniform acceleration. 
Law of motion  Newton’s laws of motion, using algebra & calculus, inertial & noninertial frames, conservation of linear momentum with applications, elastic & inelastic collisions, impulse centripetal force, banking of roads, relative velocity, projectile motion & uniform circular motion Work, power, energy: Work, power, energy Work, workenergy theorem, power, energy, work done by constant & variable forces, PE & KE, conservation of mechanical energy, conservative and nonconservative forces, PE of a spring, 
The motion of the center of mass, connected systems, Friction  Centre of the mass of the twoparticle system, motion of the connected system, torque, the equilibrium of rigid bodies, moments of inertia of simple geometric bodies (2D) [without derivation] conservation of angular momentum, friction and laws of friction. 
Gravitation  Kepler’s laws, (only statement) universal law of gravitation, acceleration due to gravity (g), the variation of g, gravitational potential & PE, escape velocity, orbital velocity of satellites, geostationary orbits. 
Bulk properties of matter  Elasticity, Hooke’s law, Young’s modulus, bulk modulus, shear, rigidity modulus, Poisson’s ratio elastic potential energy. Fluid pressure: Pressure due to a fluid column, buoyancy, Pascal’s law, effect of gravity on fluid pressure. Surface tension: Surface energy, phenomena involving surface tension, the angle of contact, capillary rise, 
Viscosity  The coefficient of viscosity, streamline & turbulent motion, Reynold’s number, Stoke’s law, terminal velocity, Bernoulli’s theorem. Heat & Thermal Physics: Heat & temperature, thermal expansion of solids. liquids & gases, ideal gas laws, isothermal & adiabatic processes; anomalous expansion of water & its effects, sp. heat capacity, Cp, Cv, calorimetry; change of state, specific latent heat capacity. Heat transfer; conduction, thermal and thermometric conductivity, convection & radiation, Newton's law of cooling, Stefan's law 
Thermodynamics  Thermal equilibrium (Zeroth law of thermodynamics), heat, work & internal energy. 1st law of thermodynamics, isothermal & adiabatic processes, 2nd law of thermodynamics, reversible & irreversible processes. 
Kinetic theory of gases  The equation of state of a perfect gas, kinetic theory of gases, assumptions in Kinetic theory of gases, the concept of pressure. & temperature; RMS speed of gas molecules; degrees of freedom, the law of equipartition of energy (introductory ideas) & application to specific heats of gases; mean free path, Avogadro number. 
Optics II (Wave Optics)  Scattering of the light  blue color of the sky, elementary idea of Raman effect; wave optics: wavefront & Huygens' principle, reflection & refraction of plane wave at a plane surface using wavefronts. Proof of laws of reflection & refraction using Huygens' principle Interference, Young's doubleslit experiment & expression for fringe width, coherent sources, Fraunhofer diffraction due to a single slit, 
Atomic physics  Alphaparticle scattering except for Rutherford's nuclear atom model of atom; Bohr model of the hydrogen atom, energy levels in a hydrogen atom, hydrogen spectrum, continuous & characteristic Xrays. 
Nuclear Physics  Composition & size of the nucleus, atomic masses, isotopes, isobars; isotones, radioactivity  alpha, beta & gamma particles/ rays & their properties; radioactive decay law; massenergy relation, mass defect; binding energy per nucleon & its variation with mass number; nuclear fission & fusion. 
WBJEE Exam 2020 Syllabus for Physics  
Topics  Sub Topics 
WBJEE 2020 Syllabus for Chemistry:
 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, Liquid, Gaseous state
 Chemical Energetics and Chemical Dynamics
 Physical Chemistry of Solutions
 Ionic and Redox Equilibria
 Hydrogen
 Chemistry of NonMetallic Elements and their Compounds
 Chemistry of Metals
 Chemistry in Industry
 Polymers
 Surface and Environmental Chemistry
 Chemistry of Carbon Compounds
 Compounds
 Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
 Alcohols
 Aromatic Compounds
 Application Oriented chemistry
 Principles of Qualitative Analysis
WBJEE Exam 2020 Syllabus for chemistry  
Topics  Sub Topics 
Atoms, Molecules and Chemical Arithmetic  Dalton’s atomic theory; Gay Lussac’s law of gaseous volume; Avogadro’s Hypothesis and its applications. Atomic mass; Molecular mass; Equivalent weight; Valency; Gram atomic weight; Gram molecular weight; Gram equivalent weight and mole concept; Chemical formulae; Balanced chemical equations; Calculations (based on mole concept) involving common oxidationreduction, neutralization, and displacement reactions; Concentration in terms of mole fraction, molarity, molality, and normality. Percentage composition, empirical formula, and molecular formula; Numerical problems. 
Atomic Structure  The concept of Nuclear Atom – electron, proton and neutron (charge and mass), atomic number. Weatherford's model and its limitations; Extranuclear structure; Line spectra of the hydrogen atom. Quantization of energy (Planck’s equation E = hν); Bohr’s model of a hydrogen atom and its limitations, Sommerfeld’s modifications (elementary idea); The four quantum numbers, ground state electronic configurations of manyelectron atoms and monoatomic ions; The Aufbau Principle; Pauli’s Exclusion Principle and Hund’s Rule. Dual nature of matter and light, de Broglie's relationship, Uncertainty principle; The concept of atomic orbitals, shapes of s, p, and d orbitals (pictorial approach). 
Radioactivity and Nuclear Chemistry  Radioactivity α, β, γ rays, and their properties; Artificial transmutation; Rate of radioactive decay, decay constant, halflife and average age life period of radioelements; Units of radioactivity; Numerical problems. Stability of the atomic nucleus – effect of neutronproton (n/p) ratio on the modes of decay, group displacement law, radioisotopes and their uses (C, P, Co and I as examples) isobars and isotones (definition and examples), elementary idea of nuclear fission and fusion reactions. 
The Periodic Table and Chemical Families:  Modern periodic law (based on the atomic number); Modern periodic table based on electronic configurations, groups (Gr. 118) and periods. Types of elements – representative (sblock and p block), transition (dblock) elements and inner transition (fblock/lanthanides and actinides) and their general characteristics. Periodic trends in physical and chemical properties – atomic radii, valence, ionization energy, electron affinity, electronegativity, metallic character, acidic and basic characters of oxides and hydrides of the representative elements (up to Z = 36). A position of hydrogen and the noble gases in the periodic table; Diagonal relationships. 
Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure  Valence electrons, the Octet rule, electrovalent, covalent and coordinate covalent bonds with examples; Properties of electrovalent and covalent compounds. Limitations of Octet rule (examples); Fajans Rule. The directionality of covalent bonds, shapes of polyatomic molecules (examples); Concept of hybridization of atomic orbitals (qualitative pictorial approach): sp, sp2, sp3, and dsp2. Molecular orbital energy diagrams for homonuclear diatomic species – bond order and magnetic properties. Valence Shell Electron Pair Repulsion (VSEPR) concept (elementary idea) – shapes of molecules. The concept of resonance (elementary idea), resonance structures (examples). The elementary idea about electronegativity, bond polarity and dipole moment, inter and intramolecular hydrogen bonding and its effects on physical properties (mp, bp, and solubility); Hydrogen bridge bonds in diborane. 
Coordination Compounds  Introduction, Double salts, and complex salts, coordination compounds (examples only), Werner's theory, coordination number (examples of coordination number 4 and 6 only), color, magnetic properties and shapes, IUPAC nomenclature of mononuclear coordination compounds. 