What is GPAT?

             Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) is an all India examination to facilitate admissions of pharmacy graduates to M.Pharm / Ph.D. This exam also useful to fellowship/scholarship for the candidates pursuing  M.Pharm. It is conducted by of All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi.

*Candidates Declared as "GPAT Qualified" are only eligible for  UGC/AICTE 24 Months Fellowship.

Expected schedule of GPAT 2015. [Note: These are expected dates. Actual dates will be updated as soon as AICTE Announce the dates]

Registration Starts on November- Dec 2015
Last Date for Online Registration January 2015
Print out of Hall ticket February 2015
Computer Based Test Dates Third or last week of February 2015 
Test Timings

9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

2:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Declaration of Result March 2015
Print out of Score Card From March 2015 to April 2015


Registration Process:

  • oOnline process will be availabe on official website www.aicte-gpat.in
  • Choice of 3 cities for online examination in the order of preference.
  • Allotment will be based on first come first served. Actual allotment however will be subject to availability of the slots in a particular city.

Test Fees:

  • General and OBC Candidates: Rs. 1200 + Bank Charges as applicable
  • SC / ST / PD: Rs. 600 + Bank Charges as applicable

Eligibility for GPAT 2015 :

  • B.Pharm Degree Holders 
  • Final Year B.Pharm Students.


  • Some colleges / institutes specify GPAT as mandatory qualification for admission to M.Pharm as well as Ph.D course.
  • GPAT qualified candidates eligible for Scholarship/ fellowship during M. pharm, so students can easily afford his/ her need.
  • Most of Pharmaceutical Industries  have  shown there in trust  in GPAT/GATE  qualified  candidates.