CPNET 2020 Exam – Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Sciences (UPUMS) conducts Combined Paramedical, Pharmacy and Nursing Entrance Test (CPNET) every year at the state level. Through CPNET, admissions in nursing, pharmacy and paramedical courses are given. Candidates have to fill an application through the official website, upums.ac.in to apply for CPNET. The exam is held offline in which candidates have to solve 100 multiple choice questions in 120 minutes. To appear for the exam, the candidate must have qualified 10+2 and fulfil other eligibility criteria. Scroll down to check in detail about the CPNET 2020 exam pattern, eligibility, application form process, and so on.
CPNET 2020 Exam
Candidates who qualify the exam are given admissions in the colleges of UPUMS in the nursing, pharmacy and paramedical courses. Candidates can check the schedule for the CPNET 2020 from the table given below.
|CPNET 2020 Exam||Dates|
|Start date of Online Application||4th week of Jul 2020|
|End date of Online Application||2nd week of Aug 2020|
|Admit card available for download||4th week of Aug 2020|
|Entrance exam date||1st week of Sep 2020|
|Answer key publish date||1st week of Sep 2020|
|Result declaration||1st week of Sep 2020|
|Registration Date for Scrutiny||2nd week of Sep 2020|
|Publication of merit list||2nd week of Sep 2020|
|Start date of counselling||Last week of Sep 2020|
CPNET 2020 Exam Pattern
Two papers are prepared for CPNET. Paper one (1) is for the candidates of science field and paper two (2) is for the candidates of arts, commerce and other fields. Both the papers are held on the same and at same timings. Candidates can check the scheme of the CPNET from below.
- Duration: CPNET is of two (2) hour duration.
- Language: The questions in the exam are given in Hindi and English both the languages.
- Mode of exam: It is an offline paper.
- Number of questions: There are a total number of 100 questions in CPNET.
- Type of questions: Multiple-choice questions are asked in CPNET EXAM.
Candidates can check the distribution of marks for both the examinations from the table given below.
|Paper-1 (Only for Science Students)|
|Subjects||No. of Questions|
|Paper-2 (Only for Arts/ Commerce/ Other students)|
CPNET 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates can check the eligibility for CPNET 2020 from the below-mentioned steps.
- Candidate must be a resident of Uttar Pradesh.
- Candidates have to submit a domicile certificate. However, if a candidate have completed their High school and intermediate from Uttar Pradesh then there is no need to submit the domicile certificate.
- Candidate must be minimum 17 Years old as on December of the admission year.
- For GNM Course, candidate must not be more than 35 Years of age as on December of the admission year.
- For ANM Course, candidate must not be more than 30 Years of age as on December of the admission year.
Candidate must have qualified 10+2 from the field in which they wish to apply in CPNET from a recognized board.
Candidates can check the last year eligibility criteria for different courses as given below:
CPNET 2020 Application Form
The Application form will be available on the official website of the CPNET. Candidates must fulfill the eligibility criteria to fill the application form. Candidates should complete the application form before the last date to avoid the last-minute inconvenience. The details filled in the application form should be correct as these details will be used at the time of the admissions. Candidates must fill the application fee to get Admit cards.
Procedure to fill the application form:
- Candidates have to visit on the official website to apply for the online application form.
- Read all the information given on the screen then tick the declaration box.
- Now candidates have to register themselves by entering all the required details.
- After that the candidates get the OTP on their registered mobile number.
- Then the username and password will be send on the registered mobile number and email.
- Again Login by entering their username and password and complete the application form.
- Upload all the required documents according to their specification.
- At last, candidates have the pay the application fee.
- Candidates have to take the print of the application form after the completion.
Application Fee: Candidates can check the expected fee from below.
Mode of Payment: Candidates can pay the application fee in online mode through the following methods.
- Credit ard
- Debit card
- Net banking
CPNET 2020 Seat Details
Candidates can check the expected seat matrix as per the last year information from the table given below.
|Sr. No.||Name of the Courses||Number of seats|
|1||Bachelor in Medical Laboratory Technology (BMLT)||60|
|2||Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)||60|
|3||Bachelor of Radiology & Imaging Technology (BRIT)||60|
|4||Bachelor of Optometry (B. Optom.)||60|
|5||Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.Sc. Nursing)||60|
|6||Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm)||60|
|7||General Nursing and Midwifery (G.N.M.)||60|
|8||Auxiliary Nurse Midwifery in Nursing (A.N.M. (Only For Female))||50|
|9||Diploma in Operation Theatre Technicians (D.O.T.)||30|
|10||Diploma in Optometry (D. Optom.)||20|
|11||Diploma in Physiotherapy (D.P.T.)||20|
|12||Diploma in Dialysis technician (D.D.T.)||20|
|13||Diploma in CT scan technician (D.C.T. Scan)||20|
|14||Diploma in Cardiology technician (D.C.T.)||20|
|15||Diploma in MRI technician (DMRI)||15|
|16||Diploma in Emergency and Trauma Care Technician (D.E.T.C.T.)||30|
|17||Diploma in blood transfusion technician (D.B.T.)||15|
CPNET 2020 Reservation
The reservation criteria for CPNET is as follows.
CPNET 2020 Admit Card
Admit card shall be available for download on the official website. Candidates who have filled the application form successfully can download the admit card by using their username and password. Candidates must download the Admit cards and take a print out and carry them on the day of examination. Without it, candidates will be not allowed in the examination hall. All the details related to the entrance exam will be mentioned in the admit card.
Details on the CPNET 2020 Admit Card
The following are the details mentioned on the admit card of CPNET 2020.
- Roll number of the candidate
- Address of the exam centre
- Date of the examination
- Time of the exam
- Other important information
CPNET 2020 Exam Centres
The following are the expected exam centres for CPNET 2020 as per the last year’s information.
|Name of the Centre||Centre Code|
|Saint Vivekanand Sr. Sec. Public School||11|
|Sir Madanlal Insititute of Pharmacy||12|
|Suditi Global Academy||13|
|Delhi Public School||14|
|St. Mary’s Inter College||15|
|Government Inter College||16|
|Theosophical Inter College||17|
|H.M.S Islamia Inter College||18|
|Archana Memorial Saraswati Gyan Mandir Inter College||19|
|Mount Litera Zee School||20|
|Ch. Charan Singh P.G. College||21|
|Tiwari Jwala Prasad Arya Kanya Inter College||22|
|Police Modern Sr. Secondary School||23|
|Narayan College of Science and Arts||24|
|Sughar Singh Memorial Shiksha Niketan Inter College||25|
|S.S. Memorial Senior Secondary Public School||26|
|Government Girls Inter College||27|
|K.K. P.G. College||28|
CPNET 2020 Answer Key
The university will release the CPNET Answer Key along with the result. Candidates can check their answer key and response sheet on the official website. The CPNET answer key will contain all the correct answer of the question paper. Candidates can compare the response sheet and answer key to calculate the score. They will also get the photocopy of the OMR sheet that they have filled at the time of the exam.
CPNET 2020 Result
The result of CPNET examination will be declared by the university. The result will be released on the official website and candidates can download the result from the website by entering their Login Id. Candidates get the opportunity to challenge the result based on the calculated score. Candidates have to pay the fee to challenge the result. Last year, the amount of fee was Rs.500/-. In case, the challenge came correct then the fee will be returned to the candidate. Candidates can also check the merit list which will declare on the official website and no candidate will be notified about the result/merit list through post or any other medium.
Details on the Result
- Roll Number
- Candidate’s Name
- Father’s Name
- Date of Birth
- Marks obtained
- Rank secured in the test
- Category rank
- Subcategory rank
CPNET 2020 Counselling
Candidates who will be having their names in the merit list are eligible to participate in the counselling procedure by paying a requisite amount of Rs. 500/- only. Also, Candidates will have to deposit a security amount of Rs. 5000/- at the time of counselling. Date, time and place for counselling procedure will be notified on the official website. Candidates have to carry their original documents at the time of counselling else they will not allow for the procedure. The selection of the candidate will be based on the merit list that will be released by the university.
Documents Required at the time of CPNET Counselling
Candidates need to appear for the counselling along with the following list of documents:
- Printout of the CPNET 2019 Application form
- Application Fee Receipt
- Result/Merit Card
- Aadhar Card
- 10th Class Examination Certificates
- 12th Class Examination Certificates
- 2 Photographs
- Domicile Certificate
- Category Certificate
CPNET 2020 Fee Structure
Candidates can check the last year’s fee structure from below.
Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Sciences (UPUMS) is a medical school or medical research public university located at Saifai. It’s formerly name is U.P. Rural Institute of Medical Sciences and Research. This university introduces the different courses in paramedical, pharmacy and nursing. Interested candidates should apply on the official website of the UPUMS. It will conduct the entrance examination for the admissions in these courses. Candidates those will be qualified the entrance examination only they will able to apply for further rounds. The final admissions will be done based on the counselling.
Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs)
Ques: Can I apply for the application form in offline mode.
Ans: As per last year information candidates will be able to apply for application form in online mode only. There was no provision for an offline application form. If there will be any updates then we will inform on this page.
Ques: Is their any age limit to apply for the admissions in these courses?
Ans: Yes, the minimum age to apply for these courses will be 17 years and the maximum will be set according to the course selected by the candidate.
Ques: After the completion of the application form, my screen was showing Fee Pending, what should I do?
Ans: Candidates should check the application form once again, if it was filled correctly. Then candidates should contact to the university before the last date.
To get detailed information of CPNET 2020 Exam, Candidates can download the last year’s Information Brochure
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