Syllabus for VITEEE 2016 published

Syllabus for VITEEE 2016 published

The syllabus for the upcoming Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE) has been published by the Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT). The syllabus has been published for VITEEE 2016 on the official website www.vit.ac.in

The candidates can check the syllabus mentioned below:

BIOLOGY

Taxonomy
Need  for  classification;  three  domains  of  life.  Linnaean,  Whittaker,  Bentham  and  Hooker systems of classification. Salient features of non-chordates up to phyla levels and chordates up to class levels
Cell and Molecular Biology
Cell  theory.  Prokaryotic cell and it’s  ultra structure. Eukaryotic  cell-cell  wall,  cell  membrane, cytoskeleton,   nucleus,   chloroplast,   mitochondria,   endoplasmic   reticulum,   Golgi   bodies, ribosomes,  lysosomes,  vacuoles  and  centrosomes. Cell cycle  and division-amitosis,  mitosis and meiosis. Search for genetic material; structure of DNA and RNA; replication, transcription, genetic code, translation, splicing, gene expression and regulation (lac operon) and DNA repair

Reproduction
Asexual   reproduction-binary   fission,   sporulation,   budding,   gemmule   formation   and fragmentation. Vegetative  propagation in  plants, sexual  reproduction  in  flowering  plants and structure  of  flowers.  Pollination,  fertilization,  development  of  seeds  and  fruits, seed  dispersal, apomixis,  parthenocarpy and  poly-embryony.  Human reproductive  system. Gametogenesis, menstrual  cycle,  fertilization,  implantation,  embryo  development upto  blastocyst  formation, pregnancy, parturition and lactation. Assisted reproductive technologies.

Genetics and evolution Chromosomes-structure   and   types,   linkage   and   crossing   over,   recombination   of chromosomes,  mutation  and chromosomal  aberrations. Mendelian  inheritance,  chromosomal theory  of  inheritance,  deviation  from Mendelian  ratio  (incomplete  dominance,  co-dominance, multiple  allelism,  pleiotrophy), sex linked  inheritance  and  sex determination  in  humans. Darwinism, neo  Darwinism,  Hardy  and  Weinberg’s  principle  and  factors  affecting  the equilibrium: selection, mutation, migration and random genetic drift.
Human health and diseases

Visit http://www.vit.ac.in/ to check the entire syllabus.

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