CBSE Class 12 Syllabus 2022-23 - Free PDF - Revised
CBSE class 12 syllabus for the session 2022-23 is released. Students can get it from the myCBSEguide App or Student Dashboard. We have uploaded the latest CBSE syllabus for class 12 Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, Accountancy, Business Studies, History, Geography and other subjects. This syllabus is also available on CBSE's official website.
CBSE Class 12 Syllabus
Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi releases a curriculum document at the beginning of the academic session every year. This curriculum booklet comprises a detailed syllabus for all the subjects.
CBSE class 12 syllabus for the session 2022-23 is also available for free download on CBSE's official website cbseacademic.gov.in. Students can download the same from the myCBSEguide website and mobile app.
CBSE Class 12 Syllabus (All Subjects)
What's New in Class 12 Syllabus 2022-23?
The first thing is that the syllabus is reduced and many chapters have been deleted this year. Secondly, CBSE has decided to conduct only annual exams and there will be no more term exams.
More Weightage to Objective Questions
CBSE will ask more multiple-choice questions (MCQ) this year. We have noticed that there are up to 50% MCQs in language subjects. If the same pattern is followed in other core subjects, students will get an ample number of MCQs in their exams this year.
Case Study Questions
This year too, CBSE will ask case study questions in class 12 board exams. CBSE class 12 syllabus emphasized questions based on real-life situations. CBSE class 12 syllabus 2022-23 will have more questions on case studies.
CBSE Class 12 Physics Syllabus
CBSE class 12 Physics syllabus for the session 2022-23 has some chapter-level changes. CBSE has deleted some topics and a few chapters are deleted. Students must go through the new revised and reduced syllabus of class 12 Physics to understand the changes.
|Chapter Name||No. of Periods||Marks|
|Chapter–1: Electric Charges and Fields|
|Chapter–2: Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance|
|Chapter–3: Current Electricity|
|Unit-III||Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism||25||17|
|Chapter–4: Moving Charges and Magnetism|
|Chapter–5: Magnetism and Matter|
|Unit-IV||Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents||24|
|Chapter–6: Electromagnetic Induction|
|Chapter–7: Alternating Current|
|Chapter–8: Electromagnetic Waves|
|Chapter–9: Ray Optics and Optical Instruments|
|Chapter–10: Wave Optics|
|Unit-VII||Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter||08||12|
|Chapter–11: Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter|
|Unit-VIII||Atoms and Nuclei||15|
|Chapter–14: Semiconductor Electronics: Materials, Devices and Simple Circuits|
The theory consists of 70 marks and 30 marks for practicals. Topics of practical are given here. Please go to the download links.
CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Syllabus
The biggest change CBSE made in the class 12 Chemistry syllabus is that the total number of chapters is reduced to 10 from 16. It means students will study only 10 chapters in the session 2022-23 in class 12 Chemistry.
|S.No.||Title||No. of Periods||Marks|
|4.||d - and f - Block Elements||18||7|
|6.||Haloalkanes and Haloarenes||15||6|
|7.||Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers||14||6|
|8.||Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids||15||8|
CBSE Class 12 Biology Syllabus
CBSE Class 12 Biology syllabus for session 2022-23 has only 5 units and 13 chapters. CBSE has deleted some chapters. For example, chapter-1 and chapter-9 are completely deleted from the class 12 Biology syllabus.
|VII||Genetics and Evolution||20|
|VIII||Biology and Human Welfare||12|
|IX||Biotechnology and its Applications||12|
|X||Ecology and Environment||10|
CBSE Class 12 Mathematics Syllabus
Class 12 Maths syllabus for the session 2022-23 is available on the myCBSEguide App for free download. Students can download it as a PDF file from CBSE's official website too.
This year CBSE has deleted many exercises from many chapters. We recommend students check the syllabus properly and follow the latest updates by CBSE on the class 12 Maths syllabus.
|No.||Units||No. of Periods||Marks|
|I.||Relations and Functions||30||08|
|IV.||Vectors and Three-Dimensional Geometry||30||14|
CBSE Class 12 Accountancy Syllabus
The whole syllabus of CBSE class 12 Accountancy is divided into 3 parts, Part A- Accounting for partnership firms and companies, Part B-Financial statements analysis, and Part C- Project work. the theory contains 80 marks while project work is 20 marks. All details are provided on the myCBSEguide App regarding the updated syllabus of Accountancy for class 12.
|Part A||Accounting for Partnership Firms and Companies|
|Unit 1. Accounting for Partnership Firms||105||36|
|Unit 2. Accounting for Companies||45||24|
|Part B||Financial Statement Analysis|
|Unit 3. Analysis of Financial Statements||30||12|
|Unit 4. Cash Flow Statement||20||8|
|Part C||Project Work||20||20|
|Project work will include:|
|Project File: 4 Marks|
|Written Test: 12 Marks (One Hour)|
|Viva Voce: 4 Marks|
|Part B||Computerized Accounting|
|Unit 4. Computerized Accounting||50||20|
|Part C||Practical Work||20||20|
|Practical work will include:|
|Practical File 4 Marks|
|Practical Examination 12 Marks (One Hour)|
|Viva Voce 4 Marks|
CBSE Syllabus Class 12 Economics
CBSE Class 11 Economics syllabus has 2 parts: Indian Economy and Introductory Macroeconomics. Each part has 5 units which carry 80 marks in total. The syllabus of Economics is also having some changes. Some topics are now deleted.
|Part A||Introductory Macroeconomics|
|Unit 1||National Income and Related Aggregates||10||30|
|Unit 2||Money and Banking||06||15|
|Unit 3||Determination of Income and Employment||12||30|
|Unit 4||Government Budget and the Economy||06||17|
|Unit 5||Balance of Payments||06||18|
|Part B||Indian Economic Development|
|Unit 6||Development Experience (1947-90) and Economic Reforms since 1991||12||28|
|Unit 7||Current Challenges facing Indian Economy||20||50|
|Unit 8||Development Experience of India – A Comparison with Neighbours||08||12|
|Theory Paper (40+40 = 80 Marks)||40||200|
|Part C||Project Work||20||20|
CBSE Syllabus Class 12 Business studies
The syllabus of class 12 Business studies has been divided into 3 major parts.
Part A is the Principle and function of management. Part B is Business finance and marketing. Part C deals with project work for 20 marks. Business, Finance, Management, Marketing and Planning are the major topics of Business studies. Students must acknowledge this subject for overall advancement.
|Unit A||Principles and Functions of Management|
|1||Nature and Significance of Management||12||16|
|2||Principles of Management||14|
|Part B||Business Finance and Marketing|
|Part C||Project Work (One)||30||20|
CBSE Syllabus Class 12 English Core
CBSE class 12 English Core has three sections. Section A - Reading comprehension contains questions from Very short answer type, factual passages, discursive passages, and literary passages. Section B - Writing skills short type, long answer type, letter type and very long answer type question. Section C - Literature and extended reading texts contain questions from textbooks.
Reference books are:
Flamingo: English Reader published by NCERT, New Delhi
Vistas: supplementary reader published by NCERT, New Delhi
CBSE Syllabus Class 12 Hindi Core
The language subjects are important and sometimes high scoring as well. Syllabus structure with marking system and reference books are given below:
- Part A: Apathit Bodh
- Part B: Karyalayi Hindi aur Rachnatmak lekhan
- Part C: Pathyapustak
CBSE has deleted some chapters from class 12 Hindi Core syllabus 2022-23. The grammar and writing part is also reduced this year.
CBSE Syllabus Class 12 History
CBSE History syllabus for the session 2022-23 is reduced this year. CBSE has deleted some chapters and some topics from the chapters.
|Themes In Indian History Part-I||25|
|Theme 1 Bricks, Beads and Bones||15|
|Theme 2 Kings, Farmers and Towns||15|
|Theme 3 Kinship, Caste and Class||15|
|Theme 4 Thinkers, Beliefs and Buildings||14|
|Themes In Indian History Part-II||25|
|Theme 5 Through the Eyes of Travellers||15|
|Theme 6 Bhakti –Sufi Traditions||15|
|Theme 7 An Imperial Capital: Vijayanagar||15|
|Theme 8 – Peasants, Zamindars and the State||15|
|Themes In Indian History Part-III||25|
|Theme 10 Colonialism and The Countryside||15|
|Theme 11 Rebels and the Raj||15|
|Theme 13 Mahatma Gandhi and the Nationalist Movement||15|
|Theme 15 Framing the Constitution||15|
|Including Map Work of The Related Themes||15||5|
CBSE Syllabus Class 12 Political Science
Class 12 Political Science syllabus for March 2023 exam has two books Contemporary World Politics and Politics in India since Independence. CBSE will ask a total of 80 mark questions from these two books. The other 20 marks are for project work.
|1||The End of Bipolarity||18|
|2||New Centers of Power||12|
|3||Contemporary South Asia|
|4||United Nations and its Organizations||10|
|5||Security in Contemporary World||10|
|6||Environment and Natural Resources|
Part B: Politics in India since Independence
|1||Challenges of Nation-Building||08|
|3||India's Foreign Policy||08|
|4||Parties and the Party Systems in India||12|
|5||Social and New Social Movements in India||12|
|7||Indian Politics: Trends and Developments|
CBSE Syllabus class-12 Geography
Knowledge of Geography work as a catalyst in any arena of study. With the inclusion of project and map work, this subject is playing a big role in imparting a sense of geographical activity and things surrounding us. A full-fledged syllabus data is uploaded in this column.
The whole syllabus is summarized in 3 parts. Notable details are given herewith marks analysis.
- Part A -Fundamentals of human geography. It has 5 units with map works.
- Part B- India: People and economy. It has 5 units with map work.
- Part C- Practical work
|Part||Units||No. of Periods||Marks|
|A||Fundamentals of Human Geography||90||35 Marks|
|Unit 1: Human Geography||07||30|
|Unit 2: People||20|
|Unit 3: Human Activities||32|
|Unit 4: Transport, Communication and Trade||26|
|B||India: People and Economy||90||35 Marks|
|Unit 6: People||15||30|
|Unit 7: Human Settlements||10|
|Unit 8: Resources and Development||30|
|Unit 9: Transport, Communication and International Trade||15|
|Unit 10: Geographical Perspective on selected issues and problems||15|
|C||Practical Work in Geography Part II||40||30 Marks|
|Unit 1: Processing of Data and Thematic Mapping||25||15|
|Unit 2: Spatial Information Technology||15||10|
|Practical Record Book and Viva Voce||5|
CBSE Syllabus Class 12 Sociology
To understand the social aspects and their impact on society, this subject is introduced by CBSE. Cultural diversity, Social inequality, Globalization and Social change are the main topics that are to be learned thoroughly.
The syllabus of sociology for class 12 has 2 books.
- Indian Society
- Change and development in Indian society:
- Practical exam and Viva-voce
|Units||No. of periods||Marks|
|1 Introducing Indian Society||0||Non-evaluate|
|2 The Demographic Structure of Indian Society||10||10|
|3 Social Institutions: Continuity and Change||12||10|
|5 Patterns of Social Inequality and Exclusion||18||10|
|6 The Challenges of Cultural Diversity||22||10|
|7 Suggestions for Project Work||10||Non-evaluative|
|B||Social Change and Development in Indian|
|8 Structural Change||8||5|
|9 Cultural Change||12||5|
|11 Change and Development in Rural Society||10||10|
|12 Change and Development in Industrial Society||12||10|
|15 Social Movements||18||10|
CBSE Syllabus Class 12 Home Science
The course structure is divided into 6 units for 70 marks and 30 marks are kept for practicals.
Some of the important topics of the latest syllabus are Human development, Nutrition during life span, Money management and consumer education, Community development and Career after-home science education. This subject is included to impart knowledge of nutrition, Money management, and community development during the life span.
|No.||Units||Marks||No. of Periods|
|1||Work, Livelihood and Career||05||10|
|2||Nutrition, Food Science and Technology||23||33|
|3||Human Development and Family Studies||10||24|
|4||Fabric and Apparel||17||28|
|6||Communication and Extension||05||07|
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