AP Inter 2nd Year Syllabus 2023-24 – Check AP Intermediate Syllabus for All Subjects.


AP Inter 2nd Year Syllabus 2023-24:  Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh. Publishes the AP Intermediate Syllabus 2024 on the official website, bieap.apcfss.in. The syllabus for AP 2nd year, for Arts, Commerce, and Science streams. Outlines important topics, exam patterns, and marks distribution for all subjects.

AP Intermediate Syllabus 2024 – Languages

English is one of the most scoring subjects in AP intermediate exams. Students must go through the detailed syllabus of English below.


English: Part I
Prose1.Respond Instead of Reacting by Azim Premji2. How to Live to be 200 by Stephen Leacock3.Albert Einstein at School by Patrick Pringle4. Eight Cousins or One Brother? By D.Balasubramanian5. Spoon-Feeding by W.R.Inge6. Mother’s Day: One-Act play by J.B.Priestley
Poetry1. Equipment by Edgar Albert Guest2. The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein3. Human Family by Maya Angelou4. Bull in the City by Sri Sri (Translated by Velcheru Narayana Rao)5. Harvest Hymn by John Betjeman
Non-Detailed Text1. Animal Farm (an abridged version) by George Orwell
Study skills and communication skills1. Conversation Practice2. Vocabulary3. Reading Comprehension4. Interpretation of Non-Verbal Information5. The Language of Advertisements6. Letter Writing7. Note Making8. Word Stress9. Describing a Process10. Completing a Form11.Curriculum Vitae
English: Part II
Prose1. Playing the English Gentleman – M.K. Gandhi2. The Bet – Anton Chekov3. The Mad Tea Party – Lewis Carrol4. On Smiles – A.G. Gardiner5. The Prize Poem Sir P. G. Wodehouse6. Sale – Anita Desai7. Riders to the Sea – J.M. Synge
Poetry1. Ulysses – Alfred Lord Tennyson2. The Second Coming – W.B. Yeats3. The Unknown Citizen – W.H. Auden4. To the Indians who Died in South Africa -T.S. Eliot5. The Night of the Scorpion – Nissim Ezekiel6. Rakhi – Vikram Seth7. Telephone Conversation – Wole Soyinka
Non-Detailed TextJulius Caesar – Shakespeare Orient Longman Edition

AP Intermediate Board 2024 Syllabus for Mathematics

Mathematics II A
ChaptersImportant Topics
01. Complex Numbers1.1 Complex number as and ordered pair of real numbers Fundamental operations 1.2 Representation of complex number in the form a+ib 1.3 Modules and Amplitude of a complex number- Illustrations 1.4 Geometrical and Polar representation of complex number in Argand plane-Argand diagram
02. De Moivre’s Theorem2.1 De Moivre’s Theorem- Integral and Rational Indices 2.2 nth roots of unity-Geographical Interpretations- Illustrations
03. Quadratic Expressions3.1 Quadratic Expressions, Equations in one Variable 3.2 Sign of quadratic expressions-Change in signs and Maximum and Minimum 3.3 Quadratic Inequations
04. Theory of Equations4.1 Relation between the roots and the coefficients in an Equation 4.2 Solving an equation when two or more of its roots are connected by certain relations 4.3 Equations with real coefficients – occurrence of complex roots in conjugate pairs and its consequences 4.4 Transformation of equations – Reciprocal equations
05. Permutations and Combinations5.1 Fundamental Principles of Counting – Linear and Circular permutations 5.2 Permutations of n dissimilar things taken r at a time 5.3 Permutations when repetitions are allowed 5.4 Circular Permutations 5.5 Permutations with Constant repetitions 5.6 Combinations- Definitions and Certain Theorems
06. Binomial Theorem6.1 Binomial Theorem for positive integral index 6.2 Binomial Theorem for Rational Index 6.3 Approximations using Binomial Theorem
07. Partial fractions7.0 Rational Fractions 7.1 Partial Fractions of f(x)/g(x), when g(x) contains non-repeated linear factors 7.2 Partial Fractions of f(x)/g(x), when g(x) contains repeated and I or non-repeated linear factors 7.3 Partial Fractions of f(x)/g(x), when g(x) contains irreducible factors
08. Measures of Dispersion8.1 Range 8.2 Mean Deviation 8.3 Variance and Standard Deviation of ungrouped /grouped data 8.4 Coefficient of Variation and analysis of frequency distributions with equal means but different variances
09. Probability9.1 Random Experiments and Events 9.2 Classical definition of probability, Axiomatic approach and addition theorem of probability 9.3 Independent and Dependent events, Conditional Probability, Multiplication Theorem1 and Baye’s Theorem
10. Random Variables and Probability Distributions10.1 Random Variables 10.2 Theoretical discrete distributions Binomial and Poisson distributions

Important Topics Mathematics II B

Mathematics II B
ChaptersImportant Topics
01. Circle1.1 Equation of a circle, standard form, centre and radius 1.2 Position of a point in the plane of a circle Definition of a tangent 1.3 Position of a straight line in the plane of a circle condition for a line to be tangent 1.4 Chord of contact and polar 1.5 Relative Positions of two circles
02.System of Circles2.1 Angle between two intersecting circles 2.2 Radical axis of two circles
03. Parabola3.1 Conic Sections 3.2 Equation of tangent and normal at a point on the Parabola
04. Ellipse4.1 Equation of ellipse in standard form, Parametric equations 4.2 Equation of tangent and normal at a point on the ellipse
05. Hyperbola5.1 Equation of hyperbola in standard form Parametric equations 5.2 Equation of Tangent and Normal at a point on the hyperbola
06. Integration6.1 Integration as the inverse process of differentiation, standard forms and properties of integrals 6.2 Method of substitution-Integration of algebraic, exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric and inverse trigonometric functions-Integration by parts 6.2(A) Integration by the method of substitution-Integration of algebraic and trigonometric functions 6.2(B) Integration by parts-Integration of exponential, logarithmic and inverse trigonometric functions 6.3 Integration- Partial fractions method 6.4 Reduction formulae
07. Definite Integrals7.1 Define Integral as the limit of sum 7.2 Interpretation of definite integral as an area 7.3 The Fundamental Theorem of Integral Calculus 7.4 Properties 7.5 Reduction Formulae 7.6 Applications of definite integral to areas
08. Differential equations8.1 Formation of differential equations-Degree and order of an ordinary differential Equation 8.2 Solving Differential Equations 8.2 (a) Variables separable method 8.2(b) Homogenous Differential Equation 8.2(c) Non-Homogeneous Different Equations 8.2(d) Linear Differential Equations

AP Inter 2nd Year Syllabus 2024 for Physics

ChaptersImportant Topics
Chapter 1 – WAVESIntroduction, Transverse and longitudinal waves, Displacement relation in a progressive wave, The speed of a travelling wave, The Principle of superposition of waves, Reflection of waves, Beats, Doppler effect
Chapter 2 – RAY OPTICS AND OPTICAL INSTRUMENTSIntroduction, Reflection of Light by Spherical Mirrors, Refraction, Total Internal Reflection, Refraction at Spherical Surfaces and by Lenses, Refraction through a Prism, Dispersion by a Prism, Some Natural Phenomena due to Sunlight, Optical Instrumets
Chapter 3 – WAVE OPTICSIntroduction, Huygens Principle, Refraction and reflection of plane waves using Huygens Principle, Coherent and Incoherent Addition of Waves, Interference of Light Waves and Young’s Experiment, Diffraction, Polarisation
Chapter 4 – ELECTRIC CHARGES AND FIELDSElectric Charges, Conductors and Insulators, Charging by Induction, Basic Properties of Electric Charge, Coulomb’s Law, Forces between Multiple Charges, Dipole in a Uniform External Field, Continuous Charge Distribution, Gauss’s Law, Application of Gauss’s Law, etc.
Chapter 5 – ELECTROSTATIC POTENTIAL AND CAPACITANCEElectrostatic Potential, Potential due to a Point Charge, Potential due to an Electric Dipole, Potential due to a System of Charges, Equipotential Surfaces, Potential Energy of a System of Charges, The Parallel Plate Capacitor, Effect of Dielectric on Capacitance, Combination of Capacitors, Energy Stored in a Capacitor, Van de Graaff Generator, etc. Potential Energy in an External Field, etc.
Chapter 6 – CURRENT ELECTRICITYElectric Current, Electric Currents in Conductor, Ohm’s law, Temperature Dependence of Resistivity, Electrical Energy, Power Combination of Resistors – Series and Parallel Cells, emf, Internal Resistance, Cells in Series and in Parallel, Kirchhoff’s Laws, Wheatstone Bridge, Meter Bridge, Potentiometer, etc.
Chapter 7 – MOVING CHARGES AND MAGNETISMMagnetic Force, Motion in a Magnetic Field, Motion in Combined Electric and Magnetic Fields, Magnetic Field due to a Current, Element, Biot-Savart Law, Magnetic Field on the Axis of a Circular Current Loop, Torque on Current Loop, Magnetic Dipole, The Moving Coil Galvanometer, etc.
Chapter 8 – MAGNETISM AND MATTERThe Bar Magnet, Magnetism and Gauss’s Law, The Earth’s Magnetism, Magnetisation and Magnetic Intensity, Magnetic Properties of Materials, Permanent Magnets and Electromagnets, etc.
Chapter 9 – ELECTROMAGNETIC INDUCTIONThe Experiments of Faraday and Henry, Magnetic Flux, Faraday’s, Law of Induction, Lenz’s Law and Conservation of Energy, Inductance, AC Generator, etc.
Chapter 10 – ALTERNATING CURRENTAC Voltage Applied to a Resistor, Representation of AC Current and Voltage by Rotating Vectors – Phasors, AC Voltage Applied to an Inductor, AC Voltage Applied to a Capacitor, AC Voltage Applied to a Series LCR Circuit, Power in AC Circuit: The Power Factor, LC Oscillations, Transformers, etc.
Chapter 11 – ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVESDisplacement Current, Electromagnetic Waves, Electromagnetic Spectrum, etc.
Chapter 12 – DUAL NATURE OF RADIATION AND MATTERElectron Emission, Photoelectric Effect, Experimental Study of Photoelectric Effect, Photoelectric Effect and Wave Theory of Light, Einstein’s Photoelectric Equation: Energy Quantum ofRadiation, Particle Nature of Light: The Photon Wave Nature of Matter, Davisson and Germer Experiment, etc.
Chapter 13 – ATOMSAlpha-particle Scattering and Rutherford’s Nuclear Modelof Atom, Atomic Spectra, Bohr Model of the Hydrogen Atom, The Line Spectra of the Hydrogen Atom, DE Broglie’s Explanation of Bohr’s Second Postulate of Quantisation, etc.
Chapter 14 – NUCLEIAtomic Masses and Composition of Nucleus, Size of the Nucleus, Mass-Energy and Nuclear Binding Energy, Nuclear Force, Radioactivity, Nuclear Energy, etc.
Chapter 15 – SEMICONDUCTOR ELECTRONICS: MATERIALS, DEVICES AND SIMPLE CIRCUITSClassification of Metals, Conductors and Semiconductors, Intrinsic Semiconductor, Application of Junction Diode as a Rectifier, Special Purpose p-n Junction Diodes, Junction Transistor, Digital Electronics and Logic Gates, Integrated Circuits, etc.
Chapter 16 – COMMUNICATION SYSTEMSElements of a Communication System, Basic Terminology Used in Electronic Communication System, Bandwidth of signals, Bandwidth of Transmission Medium, Propagation of Electromagnetic Waves, Modulation and its Necessity, Amplitude Modulation, etc.

AP Inter 2nd Year Syllabus 2024 for Chemistry

ChaptersImportant Topics
Chapter 1: SOLID STATEGeneral characteristics of solid-state, Amorphous andcrystalline solids, Classification of crystalline solids based ondifferent binding forces (molecular, ionic, metallic and covalentsolids), Imperfections in solids-types of pointdefects-stoichiometric and non-stoichiometric defects,Electrical properties-conduction of electricity in metals, etc.
Chapter 2: SOLUTIONSTypes of solutions, Expressing concentration of solutions mass percentage, volume percentage, mass by volume percentage, parts per million, Abnormal molar masses-van’t Hoff factor, etc.
Chapter 3: ELECTROCHEMISTRY AND CHEMICAL KINETICSELECTROCHEMISTRYElectrochemical cells, Galvanic cells: measurement ofelectrode potentials, Nernst equation-equilibrium constant fromNernst equation- electrochemical cell and Gibbs energy of the cellreaction, Corrosion of metals-Hydrogen economy, etc.
Chapter 4: SURFACE CHEMISTRYAdsorption and absorption, mechanism of adsorption-types of adsorption characteristics of physisorption – adsorption from solution phase applications of adsorption, Emulsions, etc.
Chapter 5: GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF METALLURGYThe occurrence of metals, magnetic separation, froth floatation, leaching,Extraction of crude metal from concentrated ore-conversion tooxide, Uses of aluminium, copper, zinc and iron, etc.
Chapter 6: p-BLOCK ELEMENTSGROUP-15 ELEMENTSOccurrence- electronic configuration, atomic and ionic radii,ionisation energy, electronegativity, physical and chemicalproperties, Phosphorus halides, etc.GROUP-16 ELEMENTSOccurrence- electronic configuration, atomic and ionic radii,ionisation enthalpy, electron gain enthalpy,electronegativity, physical and chemical properties,Dioxygen-preparation, etc.GROUP-17 ELEMENTSOccurrence, electronic configuration, atomic and ionic radii,ionisation enthalpy, electron gain enthalpy, electronegativity, physical and chemical properties, etc.GROUP-18 ELEMENTSOccurrence, electronic configuration, ionisationenthalpy, atomic radii electron gain enthalpy, Xenon-oxygen, compounds XeO3 and XeOF4 – their formation and structures, etc.
Chapter 7: d AND f BLOCK ELEMENTS & COORDINATION COMPOUNDS d AND f BLOCK ELEMENTSActinides-electronic configuration atomic andionic sizes, oxidation states, general characteristics andcomparison with lanthanide, Some important compounds of transition elements-oxidesand oxoanions of metals-preparation and properties ofpotassium dichromate and potassium permanganate-structuresof chromate, dichromate, etc. COORDINATION COMPOUNDS: Structural isomerism linkage, coordination
Chapter 8: POLYMERSTypes of polymerization reactions addition polymerization or chain growth polymerization-ionicpolymerization, free radical mechanism-preparation of additionpolymers-polythene, Teflon, Polymers of commercial importance polypropene, polystyrene, polyvinyl chloride(PVC), urea-formaldehyde resin, etc.
Chapter 9: BIOMOLECULESEnzymes: Enzymes, mechanism of enzyme action, Hormones: Definition, differenttypes of hormones, their production, biological activity, diseasesdue to their abnormal activities, etc.
Chapter 10: CHEMISTRY IN EVERYDAY LIFEChemicals in food artificial sweetening agents, food preservatives, Drug-enzymeinteraction Receptors as drug targets, Cleansing agents-soaps and synthetic detergents, etc.
Chapter 11:HALOALKANES AND HALOARENESClassification and nomenclature, Nature of C-X bond, by the addition of hydrogen halides and halogens to alkenes-by halogenexchange, triiodomethane, tetrachloromethane, freons and DDT, etc.
Chapter 12: ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING C, H AND O (Alcohols, Phenols, Ethers, Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic acids)ALCOHOLS, PHENOLS AND ETHERS:Alcohols, phenols and ethers -classification,Nomenclature: (a)Alcohols, (b)phenols and (c)ethers,Structures of hydroxy and ether functional groups,Methods of preparation, Cleavage of C-O bond andelectrophilic substitution of aromatic ethers, etc.ALDEHYDES AND KETONES:Nomenclature and structure of carbonyl group, Preparation of aldehydes and ketones-(1) by oxidation ofalcohol, etc.CARBOXYLIC ACIDS: Nomenclature and structure of carboxyl group,
Chapter 13: ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING NITROGENAMINES: Structure of amines, Classification, Nomenclature,Preparation of amines: reduction of nitro compounds,ammonolysis of alkyl halides, reduction of nitriles, reduction ofamides, Gabriel phthalimide synthesis and Hoffmann bromamidedegradation reaction, Physical propertiesDIAZONIUM SALTS:Methods of preparation of diazonium salts (by diazotization),Physical properties, Chemical reactions: Reactions involving displacement of nitrogen

AP Inter Syllabus 2024 for Botany

UnitsChaptersImportant Topics
Unit-I Plant PhysiologyChapter 1: Transport in PlantsMeans of Transport, Phloem Transport: Flow from Source to Sink, Long Distance Transport of Water, etc.
Chapter 2: Mineral NutritionMethods to Study the Mineral Requirements of Plants, Essential Mineral Elements, Metabolism of Nitrogen, etc.
Chapter 3: EnzymesThe concentration of Substrate, Classification and Nomenclature of Enzymes, etc.
Chapter 4: Photosynthesis in Higher PlantsEarly Experiments, Site of Photosynthesis, Pigments Involved in Photosynthesis, Factors affecting Photosynthesis, etc.
Chapter 5: Respiration of PlantsCellular respiration, Glycolysis, Fermentation, Aerobic Respiration, Amphibolic Pathway, Respiratory Quotient, etc.
Chapter 6: Plant Growth and DevelopmentDevelopment, Plant Growth Regulators, Seed Dormancy, Photoperiodism, Vernalisation, etc.
UNIT II: MicrobiologyChapter 7: BacteriaMorphology of Bacteria, Bacterial cell structure, The importance of Bacteria to Humans, etc.
Chapter 8: VirusesMultiplication of Bacteriophages- The Lysogenic Cycle, Viral diseases in Plants, etc.
UNIT III: GeneticsChapter 9: Principles of Inheritance and VariationMendel’s Experiments, Chromosomal Theory of Inheritance, Linkage and Recombination, Mutations, etc.
UNIT IV: Molecular BiologyChapter 10: Molecular Basis of inheritanceThe DNA, Transcription, Translation, Regulation of Gene Expression, etc.
UNIT V: BiotechnologyChapter 11: Principles and processes ofBiotechnologyPrinciples of Biotechnology, Processes of Recombinant DNA Technology, etc.
Chapter 12: Biotechnology and its applicationsBiotechnological Applications In Agriculture, Transgenic plants, Biosafety and Ethical issues, etc.
UNIT VI: Plants, Microbes and Human welfareChapter 13: Strategies for enhancement infood productionPlant breeding, Single-cell protein, Tissue culture, etc.
Chapter 14: Microbes in Human WelfarePrimary treatment, Secondary treatment or Biological treatment, Microbes as Biofertilizers, Challenges posed by Microbes, etc.

Andhra Pradesh Board Syllabus 2024 for Zoology

UnitsImportant Topics
UNIT-I Human Anatomy and Physiology-Icarbohydrates and fats, egestion,The calorific value of proteins, carbohydrates and fats, etc.
UNIT II: Human Anatomy and Physiology-IIHuman circulatory system – structure of human heart andblood vessels; Cardiac cycle, cardiac output, double circulation;regulation of cardiac activity, etc.
UNIT III: Human Anatomy and Physiology-IIImyasthenia gravis, tetany,muscular dystrophy, arthritis, osteoporosis, gout, etc.
UNIT IV: Human Anatomy and Physiology-IVDwarfism, acromegaly, cretinism, goitre, exophthalmicgoitre, diabetes, Addison’s disease, Cushing’s syndrome, etc.
UNIT V: Human ReproductionFertilization, Embryo development up to blastocyst formation, implantation, etc.
UNIT VI: GeneticsColour blindness; Mendeliandisorders in humans: Thalassemia, Haemophilia, Sickle celledanaemia, cystic fibrosis PKU, Alkaptonuria, etc.
UNIT VII: Organic EvolutionHardy-Weinberg law; Types of Natural Selection; Gene flow and genetic drift; Variations (mutations and genetic recombination), etc.
UNIT VIII: Applied BiologyHuman insulin and vaccine production; Gene Therapy; Transgenic animals; ELISA; Vaccines, MABs, Cancer biology, stem cells, etc.

AP Intermediate Syllabus- Commerce

We have provided the detailed syllabus of Commerce Part A and B. Find the picture of the syllabus below.

AP Board Inter Syllabus 2024 for Economics

ChaptersImportant Topics
Chapter 1: Economic Growth And DevelopmentEconomic growth, Economic Development, Differences Between Economic Growth and Development, etc.
Chapter 2: Population and Human Resources DevelopmentWorld Population, Causes of the rapid growth of population in India, Occupational distribution of the population of India, Meaning of Human Resources Development, etc.
Chapter 3: National IncomeIncome Inequalities, Causes of Income Inequalities, Measures to control income inequalities, Unemployment in India, etc.
Chapter 4: Agriculture SectorCropping pattern in India, Organic Farming, Irrigation facilities in India, Productivity of agriculture, Landholdings in India, etc.
Chapter 5: Industrial SectorNational Manufacturing Policy, Disinvestment, National Investment Fund (NIF), Foreign Direct Investment, Special Economic Zones, etc.
Chapter 6: Tertiary SectorTourism, Banking and Insurance, Communication, Science and Technology, etc.
Chapter 7: Planning And Economic ReformsRegional Imbalances, Role of Trade in Economic Development, Economic Reforms in India, GATT, etc.
Chapter 8: Environment and Sustainable Economic DevelopmentEnvironment, Economic Development, Environment and Economic Linkages, etc.
Chapter 9: Economy Of Andhra PradeshEducation, Environment, Agricultural sector, Industrial sector, etc.
Chapter 10: Economic StatisticsMethods of Studying Variation, Measures of Dispersion for average, Lorenz Curve, Correlation, etc.

AP Intermediate Syllabus 2024 – Psychology

PsychologyI. Motivation
II. Human Abilities
III. Social behaviour
IV. Groups and Leadership
V. Communication Skills
VI. Personality
VII. Issues in contemporary society
VIII. Health Psychology

AP Intermediate Syllabus 2024 – Geography

Section – I1. Human Geography
2. Man and Environment
3. World Population
4. Human activities
SECTION – II5. Resources
6. Agriculture
7. Minerals
8. Industries
9. Transportation
SECTION – III1. Physical features of India
2. Major rivers of India
3. Climate of India
4. The natural vegetation of India
5. Soils
6. Population
7. Irrigation
8. Agriculture
9. Minerals
10. Industries
11. Transportation
12. Geography of Andhra Pradesh

AP Inter Sociology Syllabus 2024

SociologyUnit-I Social structure of Indian Society
Unit-II Unity in Diversity
Unit-III The disadvantaged groups in India:
Unit-IV Social Problems
Unit-V Contemporary Social problems in India
Unit-VI Social Policy & Programmes
Unit-VII Social Skills for Intervention
Unit-VIII Civic awareness & Civic responsibility

AP Intermediate Syllabus 2024 – Key Points to Note

Here are the important points to remember regarding the AP 2nd year syllabus 2024:

  1. Students can download the AP Intermediate Board 2024 syllabus from the official website, bie.ap.gov.in.
  2. The syllabus is available in PDF format for all streams – Science, Arts, and Commerce.
  3. According to the AP Intermediate Syllabus 2024. Students need to score a minimum of 35 percent marks per subject to pass the AP 12th result.


When will AP Inter 2nd year exams 2024 be held?

The AP Board 12th exams 2024 are scheduled to be held from March 1 to March 20, 2024.

What are the passing marks for AP Inter exams?

Students need to secure a minimum of 35 percent marks in each subject to pass the AP Board Inter examination.

What is the official website for AP Intermediate Syllabus 2023-24?

To download the PDF of AP Intermediate Syllabus 2023-24, students should visit the official website – bieap.apcfss.in.

What is the syllabus of intermediate in AP?

The complete syllabus for the Andhra Pradesh Board of Intermediate Education (2nd year) exam is provided above in the article.


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