GPAT

Exam Date

2021-02-27

Application Date

2020-12-23 to 2021-01-22

Result Date

2021-03-19
Exam Description

 

GPAT (Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test)

 

Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) is a national level exam for admission to various M. Pharm. (Masters in Pharmacy) colleges in India. It is conducted by NTA (National Testing Agency. This exam will held once in a year.

 

Entrance Exam Highlights

 

Exam GPAT
Organized by National Testing Agency (NTA)
Category National Level Exam
Frequency Once a year
Official Website gpat.nta.nic.in
Mode of Registration Online
Exam Mode Online
Total Questions 125 Questions
Negative marking Yes
Languages English
Exam pattern Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
No. of Participating Colleges 274
Score Validity One year

 

Important Dates for GPAT 2021

 

Events Dates
Start Date of Registration Process 23-Dec-20
End Date of Registration Process 06 February 2021
Choice of Exam Centers To Be Announced
Admit Card 13 February - 27 February 2021
Date of Examination 27-Feb-21
Release of Answer Key 7-March-2021 to 11-March-2021
Last Date of Successful Transaction Fee (1000/-) 11-Mar-21
Announcement of Result 19-March-2021

 

GPAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria

 

  • Must be a citizen of India
  • Candidate must have passed a Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy (B. Pharm. Or equivalent Degree) after 12th standard
  • Lateral entry candidates can also apply.
  • A candidate who are pursuing in the final year of B. Pharmacy course are also eligible to apply.
  • No age limit for appearing in GPAT

 

GPAT 2021 Application Process

 

Step 1: Registration

  • Enter  personal and contact details chose a password and then submit

Step 2: Complete the GPAT application form

  • Fill in the details in the application form.

Step 3: Upload scanned images of the candidate

  • The photograph and signature should be in jpg/jpeg format.

Step 4: Pay Examination Fee

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General (UR)   Online Male ₹ 2000
EWS, SC, ST, OBC, General   Online Female, Transgender ₹ 1000
EWS, SC, ST, OBC, General PWD Online Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 1000
ST, SC   Online Male ₹ 1000

 

GPAT 2021 Syllabus

 

  • Physical chemistry+
  • Physical pharmacy+
  • Organic chemistry+
  • Pharmaceutical chemistry+
  • Pharmaceutics+
  • Pharmacology+
  • Pharmacognosy+
  • Pharmaceutical analysis+
  • Biochemistry+
  • Biotechnology+
  • Pathophysiology+
  • Biopharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics+
  • Clinical pharmacy and therapeutics+
  • Anatomy, physiology and health education+
  • Pharmaceutical engineering+
  • Pharmaceutical management+
  • Pharmaceutical jurisprudence+
  • Dispensing and hospital pharmacy

 

GPAT 2021 Exam Pattern

 

Salient Factors Details
Mode of Exam Computer-based online test
Total Questions 125
Total Marks 500
Type of Questions Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) with four options out of which one will be correct
Marks for a correct answer Candidate will get 4 marks as awarded for every correct answer
Negative marking If there is any incorrect answer, 1 mark will be deducted.
Duration 3 Hr.

 

GPAT 2021 Exam Centers

 

  • Kerala
  • West Bengal
  • Punjab
  • Tripura
  • Andaman and Nicobar Islands
  • Arunachal Pradesh
  • Lakshadweep
  • Manipur
  • Meghalaya
  • Mizoram
  • Nagaland
  • Puducherry
State City
Gujarat Ahmedabad
Bhavnagar
Rajkot
Surat
Vadodara
Anand
Gandhinagar
Mehsana
Uttar Pradesh Allahabad
Lucknow
Meerut
Bareilly
Noida
Kanpur
Varanasi
Ghaziabad
Gorakhpur
Agra
Maharashtra Amravati
Mumbai
Aurangabad
Nagpur
Nanded
Nashik
Pune
Kolhapur
Ahmednagar
Dhule
Navi Mumbai
Solapur
Thane
Tamil Nadu Madurai
Chennai
Coimbatore
Tirunelveli
Tiruchirappalli
Karnataka Mangalore
Mysore
Bengaluru
Gulbarga
Belgaum
Dharwad
Udupi
Delhi New Delhi
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
Gwalior
Indore
Jabalpur
Sagar
Odisha Bhubaneswar
Sambalpur
Berhampur
Ganjam
Andhra Pradesh Nellore
Tirupati
Vijayawada
Visakhapatnam
Kurnool
Guntur
Rajahmundry
Chandigarh Chandigarh
Goa Panaji
Uttarakhand Dehradun
Roorkee
Bihar Patna
Muzaffarpur
Chhattisgarh Raipur
Bhilai
Haryana Gurgaon
Faridabad
Hisar
Ambala
Assam Guwahati
Dibrugarh
Jharkhand Ranchi
Dhanbad
Jamshedpur
Telangana Hyderabad
Warangal
Karimnagar
Secunderabad
Himachal Pradesh Shimla
Hamirpur
Bilaspur
Solan
Jammu and Kashmir Srinagar
Jammu
Leh
Rajasthan Jaipur
Udaipur
Jodhpur
Kota
Sikar
Thiruvananthapuram
Kozhikode
Ernakulam
Kottayam
Thrissur
Kolkata
Siliguri
Amritsar
Bathinda
Ludhiana
Mohali
Agartala
Port Blair
Itanagar
Naharlagun
Kavaratti
Imphal
Shillong
Aizawl
Kohima
Dimapur
Puducherry

 

Documents Required at Exam

 

  • GPAT 2021 admit card
  • Valid photo ID proof
  • Similar photographs required which were uploaded in the application form.
  • PwD certificate if applicable