GPAT 2018 on 20th January
New Delhi: Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT), 2018, the national level entrance exam conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) every year as per the directions of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India to facilitate institutions to select suitable pharmacy graduates for admission into the Master’s (M.Pharm) program will be held on 20th January, 2018.
The GPAT is a three-hour computer-based online test which is conducted in a single session.
GPAT score is accepted by all AICTE-Approved Institutions/University Departments/ Constituent Colleges/ Affiliated Colleges. A few scholarships and other financial assistance in the field of Pharmacy are also given on the basis of the GPAT score.
Eligibility: Applicant must be a citizen of India and must be Bachelor’s degree holder in Pharmacy (4 years after 10+2, including lateral entry candidates). Those who are in the final year of B. Pharmacy course are also eligible for appearing in GPAT exam.
Application: Applications can be submitted online at http://aicte-gpat.in from 10 am on 20.10.2017 up to 15th December, 2017.
Payment: Payment of Application fee can be done either online or by Cash payment. Online Payment can be made using Credit/Debit card or by Net Banking. Once payment is successfully done, applicant will receive a confirmation E-mail and SMS. Once successful payment confirmation is received, applicant can proceed with the remaining part of registration process.
Applicant can also select the option to pay the fee by cash at any of the designated branch of SBI. Once this option is selected, applicant will see a challan on the screen with details of applicant already filled in it. 3 print outs of this Challan are to be taken and details filled in wherever required in all the copies. Applicant should then visit an SBI branch with CASH on the next day of generation of Challan. Cash Deposit will be accepted only from the next day of Challan generation. The last date to pay cash in bank is 15th December 2017 and from there onwards to complete registration is 17th December 2017.
More details will be available at http://aicte-gpat.in in due course.