GPAT 2018: Result, All India Merit List, Score Card & Admission Procedure

GPAT 2018GPAT 2018 All India Merit List has been released on 17th February 2018. Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) is administered by the All India Council For Technical Education (AICTE). This test is conducted to select the most appropriate candidates for Pharmacy education. Every year, GPAT is conducted in the month of January for admission to postgraduate pharmacy courses. GPAT score is being used by all AICTE approved Institutions/University Departments and Constituent Colleges. Scores are also considered for providing scholarships and other financial assistance in the field of Pharmacy. GPAT 2018 Result has been released on 15th February 2018. Candidates willing to take admission in M.Pharma programme for the academic year 2018-2019 can check details about GPAT 2018 in this article.

Result Exam Dates Admission FAQs

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GPAT 2018 All India Merit List has been released on 17th February 2018. Check here for merit list details.

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GPAT 2018 Result has been declared on 15th February 2018. Check here for result details.

GPAT 2018 Answer Key will be released soon in the month of February 2018.Link will be provided here.

GPAT 2018 Question Objection Form has been released now. Candidates can make objection till 27th January 2018 (5 PM) through login. Click here for question objection form.

GPAT 2018 Mock Test is available for practice now.Click here to practice mock test.

GPAT 2018 Admit Card has been released on 12th January 2018. Click here for admit card details.

GPAT 2018 Fee payment through SBI Bank Challan can be deposited till 27th December 2017.Click here for registration details.

GPAT 2018 Registration can be done till 25th December 2017. Also, Candidate those who have submitted the form, can edit their incorrect details (Photo, Name, DOB, Contact details and Qualification) till 25th December 2017. Click here for registration details.

GPAT 2018 Exam Date

Check the GPAT Exam Date 2018 including the dates of application, admit card, exam and result. All the dates given below are officials:

EventsDates (Announced)
Online GPAT Registration Start Date20th October 2017
Trial Test Release Date27th October 2017
Last Date for Registration25th December 2017 (10:00 AM) (Extended)
Fee Payment Last Date through Challan27th December 2017
Date of GPAT 2018 Examination21st January 2018 (9:30 AM to 12:30 PM)
Admit Card Availability12th January 2018
Objection TrackerTill 27th January 2018 (5 PM)
Answer key releaseFebruary 2018
Announcement of the Results of GPAT 201815th February 2018
All India Merit List17th February 2018

GPAT Result 2018

  • GPAT 2018 result has been declared on 15th February 2018.
  • The result is announced online through the official website of AICTE-GPAT.
  • Candidates can apply for admission to M.Pharma course on the basis of GPAT scores.

GPAT Score Card:

  • GPAT 2018 Scorecard is released by AICTE after the declaration of results.
  • To download the scorecard, candidates have to enter details like email address and password.
  • The scorecard is valid only for three years. It is comprised of the maximum score, score secured, All India Rank, etc.

GPAT Merit List:

  • All India merit list is prepared based on the scores obtained by the candidates in online entrance examination of GPAT.
  • The All India Merit List has been announced on 17th February 2018.
  • The merit list specifies Rank, Candidate Roll number, Total Score, Category and Qualified/Not-Qualified status of all the candidates.

GPAT Admission 2018

  • Candidates can participate in the GPAT counselling conducted individually by the institutions.
  • Candidates are required to take part in the admission procedure of respective institutions based on GPAT scores 2018.
  • Allotment of seats will depend upon candidate scores in the entrance exam.

FAQs (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: The examination was conducted in online mode as computer based test (CBT).
Answer: It is conducted once in a year.
Answer: Yes, 1 mark is deducted for each wrong response.
Answer: Refer eligibility criteria section of our article to check the eligibility.
Answer: Candidates can pay registration fee through credit card/debit card/net banking or SBI Challan.
Answer: The validity for GPAT 2018 score card is valid for three years.
Answer: No, you have to download it from the official website of GPAT.
Answer: Once the application is submitted, no changes was allowed further.

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GPAT 2019

GPAT is a national level examination organized by the by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). It will be conducted for admission in M.Pharm programme offered by various government as well as private colleges in India. It will be organized only one time in a year.

GPAT 2018 Registration

  • Candidates can register for GPAT 2018 through online mode only by accessing the official website of AICTE-GPAT.
  • AICTE was released the GPAT application form 2018 from 20th October 2017.
  • The facility for online registration was available till 25th December 2017 (10:00 AM).
  • Candidates can submit the fee through challan till 27th December 2017.
  • The registration process involves 3 steps: self-registration, fee payment and filling of details in application form.
  • At the time of registration, candidates also need to upload scanned signature (size should be 60 x 90 (≤30 Kb))and scanned photograph (size should be 140 x 160 (≤60 Kb)).
  • Candidates should make sure that all the fields in the application form are filled correctly as no date was change once the form is finally submitted.
  • At last, candidates can print their filled form and retain the copy of same for further references.

Registration Fee:

The details of application fee category-wise are given in the below table:

CategoryApplication Fee
GEN/OBC CandidatesRs. 1400/- + Bank Charges
Girls/SC/ST/PWD CandidatesRs. 700/- + Bank Charges

Mode of Payment:

Applicants for GPAT 2018 can choose to pay the fee online through credit card/debit card/net banking. Applicants can also make payment through SBI Challan. Such candidates have to download the challan from the official website and then visit to the nearby SBI branch with the requisite cash and challan for paying the fee. In case of Challan, Cash will be accepted from the next day of challan generation.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates shall have to fulfill the following eligibility requirements to be eligible for applying GPAT 2018:

  • Nationality: Candidate should be the citizen of India.
  • Qualifying Examination: The minimum educational requirement is Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy (B.Pharma) of duration 4 years. Candidates passed/appearing the lateral entry B.Pharma programme is also eligible to apply.
  • Appearing Candidates: Those who are in final year of B.Pharma course are eligible for appearing the GPAT 2018.
  • No Age Criteria: No age restriction is there for appearing the online examination of GPAT.
  • B.Tech (Pharmaceutical and fine chemical technology) / Equivalent’ Students are not eligible to appear for GPAT examination.

GPAT Admit Card 2018

  • GPAT 2018 admit card has been released on 12th January 2018.
  • It is available through online mode on the website.
  • Candidates need to log in using an email address and password to download the admit card.
  • A printout of downloaded admit card must be brought to the test center on the day of examination.

GPAT Exam Pattern 2018

Candidates can check the GPAT exam pattern 2018 to know the structure of question paper and marking scheme. The details are given below:

  • Exam Mode: The examination will be carried out as online Computer Based Test (CBT) where questions will be shown on a computer screen.
  • Type of Questions: The question paper will contain multiple-choice questions only.
  • Maximum Marks: There will be total 125 questions carrying 500 marks.
  • Medium: The medium of the test paper will be English only.
  • Exam Duration: The duration of the examination will be 3 hours.
  • Marking Scheme: Each right answer will carry 4 marks.
  • Negative Marking: The wrong answer will result in negative marking. For each wrong answer, 1 mark will be deducted. Question not attempted will result in zero marks.

GPAT Syllabus 2018

GPAT syllabus includes the questions of Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm) level. The subjects covered under the syllabus are Physical Chemistry, Physical Pharmacy, Organic Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Pharmacognosy, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Pathophysiology, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics, Clinical Pharmacy  and Therapeutics, Anatomy, Physiology and Health Education, Pharmaceutical Engineering, Pharmaceutical Management, Dispensing and Hospital Pharmacy. The detailed syllabus will be provided when it will be released by the authority.

Click here to check GPAT 2018 Syllabus.

GPAT Preparation Tips 2018

  • First of all, collect all the details regarding exam pattern and syllabus.
  • Selection of right book is the most important step for the exam preparation.
  • Practice sample papers/previous year question papers.
  • Revision is very important to make your schedule like you will get enough time for revising the earlier prepared topics.
  • Take a proper sleep and also maintain your health.

Exam Centers

GPAT is conducted in various cities across India:

Ahmadabad, Allahabad, Amravati, Amritsar, Aurangabad, Bangalore, Bareilly, Bhopal, Bhavnagar, Bhilai-Durg, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Delhi, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon, Gulbarga, Guntur, Gwalior, Guwahati, Gautam Budh Nagar, Jaipur, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jammu, Kanpur, Kolhapur, Kolkata, Kochi, Kozhikode, Kurnool, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Madurai, Mangalore, Meerut, Mohali, Mysore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Nellore, Panaji, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Rajahmundry, Rajkot, Ranchi, Shimla, Srinagar, Surat, Thiruvananthpuram, Tirupati, Udaipur, Visakhapatnam, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vijayawada, Warangal.

For any queries regarding GPAT 2018, you may leave your comments below.

Displaying 271 Comments
  1. Mahendran says:

    Hello sir/madam, im mahendran. Im get pass mark GPAT 2017. I Need to know how long period valid of GPAT 2017

  2. Hemalatha says:

    Sir can u give me conformation about score for o.c students minimum score that means cut off marks please sir. Thank u sir.

  3. santhosh says:

    How many times we able write?

  4. Raju Hundekar says:

    Dear sir
    What should be minimum score for qualifying GPAT for General, OBC, SC/ST, If scored & qualified in GPAT, is it useful for Ph.D

  5. Mumtaj.J says:

    Please send the 2018 gpat exam full syllabus

  6. Nagendrababu says:

    Sir…. I’m studied b. Pharmacy 2013-2017 Batch , I have an one back log in finel year 2nd semister. I want to wrote for Goat 2018 exam, can I eligible for this exam……?
    Please….. Give a suggestion to me.

  7. Prem rakhecha says:

    How much scholarship gives after qualifying gpat exam..??

  8. Kundan sah says:

    Sir I am student of Nepal currently persuing bpharma in India …can I apply for gpat entrance exam or not

  9. Imnaz says:

    Now am in final year can i write the exam next year..?

  10. Your Name... says:

    Am persuing B.Tech Pharmaceutical Technology( Final year) now at Anna University. Am I eligible to compete in GPAT 2018?

  11. Madhu says:

    Is this goat rank is useful for pH.d or not

  12. manjusha says:

    Supplimentaries in any year of B pharm ( one or more times wrote and then passed ), That students are eligible or not for gpat exam.

  13. Priyadharshini.k says:

    I can get both stipens from gpat& MMC

  14. Priyadharshini.k says:

    If I gpat qualified means I can do my in mmc

  15. Priya says:

    What is the fee for girls for filling application form of gpat?

  16. K Anitha says:

    I have completed my B.Pharmacy in 2011, am I elligible for GPAT 2018

  17. Akhilesh Kumar says:

    B pharm all subject sylabus

  18. rati ranjan says:

    sir,i am gpat qualified in 2017 with 1798 after revised merit list published . so i want to give gpat 2018 ..if in 2018 i am not able to crack gpat ..can i use my gpat 2017 score card to join in any m.pharm college or can i use my 2017 gpat score card or not??please sir give me the right suggestion.
    thanking you

  19. eram says:

    I completed my B pharma in year 2013. So I am eligible for GAPAT exams in 2018.

  20. Amol Magdum says:

    Sir. I m Maharashtra student Bt I doing b pharmacy in karnatak state ..10+2 in Maharashtra studying so can apply GPAT EXAM? then GPAT exam after passing can I get scholarship r no.. ?

  21. poonam Patil says:

    I have completed passed out at 2017 and I am prepared for GPAT exam.I am not taken addmission any were.So I am eligible for the exam or not.

  22. Heenuaneesh says:

    I had completed bpharm and joined in l eligible for gpat

  23. Sanket Sunil Chordiya says:

    How many times exam is applicable? For eg. Twice, Thrice…

  24. Pooja says:

    Can any one qualify in 2 nd attempt then he/she will be able to take stipent fr m.pharm second year onwards?

  25. Gundappa B says:

    I have completed my bpharma in 2016 so letme know whether I am eligible for 2018 gpat????

  26. Richa says:

    I’M in 5th sem(3rd Year)
    Am I eligible to give GPAT 2018 ?
    I’ve seen some people who claim that they gave GPAT in 3rd year itself!

  27. Hemanth says:

    I’m studying in 3rd year B pharmacy .. so can I write gpat 2018 n if in case I qualify so will it be valid till the next 3 years

  28. Suresh says:

    I’m studying m.pharm 2nd year. I would like to attend Gpat 2018 test, it is helpful as PhD entrance test

  29. shashwat says:

    I’m a 12th appearing student.Is i’m eligible for the test?

  30. Your Name...chinni says:

    Can i attempt GPAT exam in my 1st year? And if so i get qualified then should i join again for first year in

  31. M sruthi team says:

    Iam studying b pharmacy 4yr I have supplies whether Iam eligible for gpat exam 2018

  32. Madhi says:

    Sir im 2016 passed out batch,but still im having arrears in third year and final year.can i write the gpat examination(2018)??

  33. Madhi says:

    Sir im 2016passed out batch,but im having 2 papers in third year and 2 paper in final year,can i write the gpat exam?

  34. Harshitha says:

    Am in 4th Bpharm if we have 3rd year back paper can we write gpat exam

  35. Hanumantharaju N says:

    Currently I am in 3rd year b pharam, am I eligible to write Gpat exam?

  36. almale vishwajit says:

    iam now learning in b pharma 3rd year,i am eligible to gpat 2018?

  37. Megha says:

    Sir I’m pursuing mphrm I’m a eligible for the mphrm exam ,

  38. Divya wagh says:

    OBC and general category will have same cut off for qualifying Gpat exam…?

  39. Rakesh yadav says:

    Nepali student can apply for gpat 2018

  40. yahaya says:

    Iam foreigner can I apply for gpat exam

  41. yahaya says:

    Iam foreigner can I write goat exam

  42. yahaya says:

    I am is gpat elligible for me

  43. harish says:

    what are the identify certificates canditate should bring

  44. mustakhim says:

    for NCC qota is their in gpat counselling

  45. NCC qota is their in gpat says:

    for NCC qota is their in gpat counselling

  46. snehlata says:

    i have completed B Pharm 2 year back, m i eligible for gpat 2018


    Hlo sir my qusstion is can 3rd year students attempt gpat 2018 to be held in jan 2018

  48. Pritam Thakur says:

    how many scholarship will be provide to a student after cracking the GPAT?

  49. Nithin Kumar M says:

    I request you to suggest few books which can be chosen as the best for preparation.
    And also provide sample question papers by chance if you get some of the importants. (topics that covers major part of the examinations)

  50. harpal says:

    Which books is better for study? Pls tell me

  51. Tejuuuuu says:

    Sir I want details of website to prepare for gpat through online. …..

  52. S.Rajalakshmi says:

    sir i need a good book to be recommended for the study of GPAT pattern. kindly recommend a good book

  53. S.Rajalakshmi says:

    sir whether M.Pharm completed students can also write GPAT for Ph.D admission

  54. sneha patil says:

    Which books best for GPAT?

  55. Puru Kaushal says:

    what scholarship a student gets after cracking the test?

  56. Roshan Telrandhe says:

    How much time give a GPAT test
    ie how much attempt for this Test
    criteria ……..?

  57. Swehta wangawar says:

    Plz inform the syllabus gpat




  59. nandkishor chauhan says:

    i need the syllabus for gpat 2018 as per subject

  60. gpat syllibus 2018. says:

    can u send me syllibus of gpat 2018

  61. Rakesh sain says:

    What is profit of gpat Qualified students.
    Have any scholarship for all students?

  62. Senthamil Selvan T says:

    GPAT Score how many years valid. What is the counselling procedure and benefits of the Exam apart from PG degree

  63. Amruta says:

    Is there stipend for gpat qualifier 2018-19?

  64. Athira pushpan says:

    Please give informations regarding the best books for GPAT.

  65. MD RAJIKUL ISLAM says:

    I want to know that regarding gpat syllabus all subjects books writter name

    • Ravindra Kukarni says:

      Dear MD

      Syllabus is on AICTE website just check by google also and as for as books concern, if you are regular reader i mean work daily basis than your normal library books are sufficient to read. Follow few question papers after completing your preparation so that you will get to know the kind of question and pattern.

      All the best

  66. harshini says:

    i need subject wise syllabus copy

  67. harshini says:

    GPAT 2018 official syllabus will be announced on 2018?

  68. harshini says:

    when subject wise syllabus is released by authority

  69. lakshmi sravanthi says:

    Is GPAT exam will be same for both M.Pharmacy and PhD entrance or candidate who want to join for PhD need to write other entrance, kindly clarify.

  70. mitali says:

    gpat 2018 syallabus announcement??

  71. Subodhbhai mudiya says:

    May kindly be informed details of entrance exam syllabus for 2018 gpat that is various topics covered…

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