GPAT Exam 2015
AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) is conducting GPAT (Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test) 2015 for admission in postgraduate courses in Pharmacy approved by AICTE. Get more update on recruitmentinfosite.com . This is a National Level Entrance Examination will be computer based online test. The GPAT 2015 will be conducted on 23rd of February, 2015 and 24th of February, 2015. Interested aspirants can apply for this online test on or before 12th of January, 2015. Further details regarding the entrance test are given as under :
Particulars of GPAT Exam 2015 :
Name of the Examination- GPAT (Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test) 2015
Conducting Authority- AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education)
Eligibility Criteria- Candidates applying for the given entrance test should have obtained Bachelors degree in Pharmacy. Candidates appearing for the final year of B.Pharmacy course can also apply.
Pattern of Examination- GPAT 2015 is an online entrance test. The duration of examination 3 hours and total of 125 multiple choice questions will be asked in the question paper. For each correct answer aspirant will be awarded with 4 marks and fro each wrong answer one mark will be deducted. Candidates must go through the sample papers in order to prepare well for the examination.
Syllabus of Examination- The question paper will be broadly based on four subjects, namely Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacology and Pharmacognosy. Details regarding the syllabus are discussed below-
1. Pharmaceutics : Introduction to Physical pharmacy, Introduction to pharmaceutical jurisprudence & ethics, Importance of microbiology in pharmacy, etc.
2. Pharmaceutical Chemistry : Physical Chemistry and its importance in pharmacy, Inorganic pharmaceutical & medicinal chemistry, Organic Chemistry and its importance in pharmacy, Biochemistry, etc.
3. Pharmacology : Pathophysiology of Common Diseases, Immunopathophysiology, Pharmacology of Peripheral Nervous System, Fundamentals of general pharmacology, etc.
4. Pharmacognosy : Crude Drugs, Sources of Drugs, Steroidal, Purines, Systematic pharmacognostic study, Studies of Traditional Drugs, Morphology, etc.
Application Cost- General / OBC applicants have to pay Rs.1400 plus Bank Charges and SC / ST / PD applicants have to pay Rs.700 plus Bank Charges. Application fee can be paid either by online mode (Debit Card / Credit Card / Internet Banking) or by offline mode (System Generated Challan / Cash deposit in SBI).
Process of Applying :
Interested aspirants can apply online for the given entrance examination by visiting the official website of AICTE GPAT : aicte-gpat.in . First of all aspirants must register themselves and after that make payment of application fee. After making payment of application fee contenders must fill the online application form and submit it accordingly.
Significant Dates :
Closing date for online application is 12th of January, 2015
Date of Online Test is 23rd of February, 2015 and 24th of February, 2015
Declaration of Results- 27th of March, 2015