Venue: PAN India Exam Date: January 17th, 2016
What is the test about?
GPAT is a national-level entrance exam that is conducted by the All India Council for Technical Education or AICTE for admission to master's degree programs in Pharmacy.
Who is eligible?
degree holders in Pharmacy (4 years after 10+2, including lateral
entry candidates) and those who are in the final year of B. Pharmacy
course ONLY are eligible for appearing in GPAT-2016 Examination.
Pharmacy 1st year to 3rd year students are NOT ELIGIBLE to appear in
GPAT-2016 Examination. Any inquiry in this regard will not be
What are the test syllabus, duration and format?
Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) is being conducted as an
online computer based test since 2013. The CBT simply means that the
candidate will be allotted a computer in the exam hall. On the
computer screen candidate will see the questions and answers need to
of marking bubbles in an OMR sheet, all you have to do is mark
correct answer by clicking on a mouse button.
Number of questions in the exam is 125.
can move back and forth between the questions in the online GPAT
duration of exam is 3 hours (180 minutes).
correct answers, you will get +4 marks in each question.
marking is there in GPAT. For each incorrect answer, 1 mark is
will get rough sheets to do calculations.
can also read more about the exam at GPAT
Syllabus Download PDF.
key dates for application and registration
Who conducts the test?
All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Which colleges/institutes accept the test?
AICTE approved Institutes / Departments of Universities will accept
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