GPAT 2012 – Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test

Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) is an all India examination conducted by The M. S. University of Baroda, Vadodara on behalf of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. Admission to postgraduate programmes with MHRD and other government scholarships/assistantships is open to those who qualify through GPAT. GPAT qualified candidates with Four years Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy are eligible for admission to Master/Doctoral programme in Pharmacy. To avail the scholarship, the candidate must secure admission to such a postgraduate programme, as per the prevailing procedure of the admitting institution. However, candidates with Master’s degree in Pharmacy may seek admission to relevant PhD programmes with scholarship/ assistantship without appearing in the GPAT examination

Online Application website opens 14th January 2012
Online Application website closes 2oth February 2012
Last date for receipt of photo, signature, original copy of bank challan as a proof of payment for examination fees along with the printout of application (upto 17.00 hrs) at GPAT Office, The M.S. University of Baroda, Vadodara 27th February 2012
Date of Examination (GPAT – 2011) 6th May 2012
(Sunday, 14.00-17.00 Hrs)
Declaration of GPAT – 2011 Result 31st May 2011


Examination Type:

GPAT-2012 Examination will be paper-pencil examination. It will consist of a single paper of 3 hours duration containing 150 questions, each of three (03) marks. The question paper will consist of multiple choice objective questions only. Each question will have four choices for the answer. The candidates will have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question. Three (03) marks will be awarded for each right answer and zero (00) marks for no attempts. One (01) mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.


Bachelor’s 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 are eligible for appearing in GPAT-2012 Examination.

How To Apply:

The REGISTRATION only will be ONLINE (not the Examination) for GPAT-2011 Examination

Application Submission Process The application fee is Rs. 1000/- for General/OBC Category candidates and Rs. 500/- for SC/ST/PD* Category candidates. The application fee is inclusive of bank charges and is NON-REFUNDABLE.


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For Online Application visit GPAT webiste on 16.01.2012

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