GPAT 2022: Application Form, Admit Card, Exam Date, Result

GPAT 2022: Application Form, Admit Card, Exam Date, Result

GPAT 2022 is a national level entrance exam to be conducted by NTA in online mode. This test will be conducted in order to screen the pharmacy graduates for admission into the M.pharm program.  The GPAT 2022 score will be accepted by a large number of institutes across India. GPAT scores are also used to grant various scholarships and financial assistance in the field of pharmacy.

It is being expected that the GPAT 2022 exam will be conducted in the month of January 2022. The candidates aspiring to appear for this exam can find all the necessary details such as important dates, exam pattern, syllabus etc. from this article.

GPAT 2022 Important Dates

The schedule for the GPAT 2022 is given in the table below:

Important EventsDates (Tentative)
Starting of online registrationDecember 2021
Last date to register onlineJanuary 2022
Releasing of Admit CardJanuary 2022
Date of ExaminationJanuary 2022

GPAT 2022 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for GPAT 2022 exam are as follows:

Nationality

  • The candidate must be a citizen of India.

Educational Qualification

  • The candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy.
  • The aspirants who will appear for the final year exam of B.Pharmacy can also apply.

Note: The candidates with B.Tech (Pharmaceutical and fine chemical technology) degree will not be eligible for GPAT 2022.

GPAT 2022 Application Form

The registration for GPAT 2022 exam will be carried out in online mode through the official website from November 2021. The candidates have to provide all the necessary academic and personal details in the application form. While filling the details, the candidates have to upload the scanned copies of passport size photograph and signature in a prescribed format.

After submitting the application form, the candidates have to pay a certain amount as an application fee.  The application form sent by post or by any other offline medium will be summarily rejected.

Application Fee

The GPAT 2022 application will be considered incomplete unless the candidate pays the application fee. The application fees for different categories are as follows:

CategoriesApplication Fee
General and OBC candidatesRs. 1400 /- (Bank Charges will be additional)
Female, SC, ST and PwD candidatesRs. 700 /- (Bank Charges will be additional)

Mode of Payment

The application fee can be paid via any of the following methods:

  1. Online Payment: The candidates can pay the application fee online by using a credit card/ Debit Card or Net Banking
  2. Cash Payment at SBI Bank: The application fee can also be paid by cash at any designated branch of SBI. You need to take three printouts of e-challan and walk in to your nearest SBI branch and pay the application fee by cash.

GPAT 2022 Exam Pattern

The pattern for GPAT 2022 is given below:

  • Mode of Exam: Online (Computer-based exam)
  • Number of Question: 125.
  • Type of Questions: Objective Type MCQs
  • Duration of Exam: 180 Minutes
  • Scoring pattern: 4 Marks will be awarded for a correct answer.
  • Negative Marking: 1 Mark will be deducted for an incorrect answer.

GPAT 2022 Syllabus

It is important that the candidate should know the syllabus in order to prepare well for the GPAT 2022 exam. The subject or topics covered under the GPAT syllabus are as follows:

Physical Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Organic Chemistry, Pharmacognosy, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Biotechnology, Pathophysiology, Microbiology, Bio-pharmaceutics And Pharmacokinetics, Physiology And Health Education, Anatomy, Clinical Pharmacy And Therapeutics, Pharmaceutical Management, Pharmaceutical Engineering, Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence and Dispensing.

GPAT 2022 Preparation Strategy

This is one of the premier entrance exams for the M.Pharm admission and lakhs of candidates will be appearing for this exam. Candidates should follow the tips and tricks mentioned below in order to clear this exam.

  • Create a well-structured time table and follow it. There is still an ample time left in this exam, the candidates should create a time table with equal importance to every subject and study regularly.
  • The candidates should also make short notes, as these will help them to revise the things quickly.
  • Practice from mock tests and solve as many previous year question papers as possible.
  • Analyze your mistakes from the mock tests and try not to repeat a similar mistake again.
  • Set daily, weekly and monthly goals and do your best to achieve them. This will automatically prepare you for the exam.

Recommended books for GPAT 2022

There are a lot of books available in the market for GPAT preparation. The candidates may follow the below mentioned help books which are recommended by the experts for the preparation.

  • GPAT by Mohd. Ali
  • GPAT & GATE Pharmacy by G. Vidya Sagar
  • The Pearson guide to the GPAT by Umang Shah
  • GPAT- A Companion by N.N. INAMDAR
  • Compete Pharma by Dr. Tarun Kumar Dasgupta
  • Modern Technology Of Pharmaceutical Analysis by Nirav R. Soni

GPAT 2022 Admit Card

Admit card will be released in online mode through the official website. The NTA will not send the admit card by post or by any other method. All the necessary details regarding the exam such as schedule, timing, venue will be mentioned on the admit card. No candidate will be allowed to appear for the exam without a valid admit card.  One photo identity proof in original will also be required at the exam center

GPAT 2022 Result

The result of the exam will be released in the 1st week of February 2022 tentatively. The candidates need to log in to their account using the registration id and password in order to check the result. The validity for score card will be 3 years.  Soon, after the declaration of result, an all India merit list will also be published on the official website.

GPAT 2022 Counseling

The candidates who will be successful in the GPAT exam will be eligible for Counseling. The counseling will be organized individually by the institutes and the admission will be provided solely on the basis of GPAT ranks. The candidates will also be required to get their documents verified at the time of counseling.

3 thoughts on “GPAT 2022: Application Form, Admit Card, Exam Date, Result

  1. Please release the syllabus for GPAT 2020. Students didn’t have any idea to how to go for study in reference to GPAT 2020, so please.

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