GPAT 2020 Admit Card – NTA has issued GPAT admit card. The admit card has been released online, on gpat.nta.nic.in. Candidates can download it by entering application number and password / date of birth. GPAT is scheduled to be held on January 24, 2020. On the exam day, candidates have to carry hall ticket along with 1 valid id proof and a passport size photograph. The admit card of GPAT contains name, application number, roll number, exam center address, photograph, etc. details. Admit card must be kept safe even after the GPAT result is declared, until the admission process is over. Check how to download GPAT 2020 admit card, what to carry, and more details from this page.
Latest: GPAT 2020 admit card can be downloaded from the link below. Click here to check important exam day guidelines by NTA.
GPAT 2020 Admit Card
GPAT admit card is an important document, which is needed to gain entry in the exam hall. Since it contains details about the exam and the candidate, it also acts as id proof. Candidates can check GPAT admit card and exam dates from below.
|GPAT 2020 Admit Card||Important Date|
|Availability of Admit Card||24 Dec 2019|
|GPAT 2020 Examination||28 Jan 2020|
|Declaration of GPAT 2020 Result||03 Feb 2020|
GPAT 2020 Exam on January 28, 2020
NTA is conducting the exam of GPAT 2020 in online mode. Aspirants must carry their admit card at the exam center positively. Below is the exam data as published by NTA before the exam. All the best to all the candidates!
GPAT 2020 Admit Card Notice
Candidates can check below the notice for GPAT admit card release by NTA.
How to Recover GPAT 2020 Application Number and Password?
The candidates can check the steps below to get back GPAT application number and password.
Step 1: At first candidates can click on the link above to access the login of GPAT 2020.
Step 2: A new page with the login box appears. Here, candidates can check two options for “Forgot Password?” and “Forgot Application No?”.
To recover Application Number
Step 1: Click on the forgot application number link.
Step 2: A new page appears. Thus, on this page candidates have to enter their name, father’s name, mother’s name, date of birth, and security pin.
Step 3: Click on the get application number button. Then, on a new page application number of the candidates appears.
To recover Password
Step 1: Click on the forgot password button and then candidates can check three options:
- Using security question and its answer you chosen during form filling.
- Using a verification code sent via text message (SMS) to your registration mobile number.
- Using a reset link sent via e-mail to your registered email address.
Step 2: By choosing 1st option candidates need to enter their application no., security question and security answer.
If the candidates selects the other two options then they can enter their application number, date of birth and security pin.
Step 3: Click on the submit button and then the facility of choosing a new password can be availed.
How to Download GPAT 2020 Admit Card?
Candidates can download their GPAT 2020 admit card by following the steps given below.
Step 1: Firstly, candidates can click on the link above and it leads them to a new page.
Step 2: Now candidates can select between:
- Through application number and password.
- Through application number and date of birth.
Step 3: If candidates select the 1st option then they need to enter their application number, password and security pin.
If you choose the 2nd option, then enter application no., date of birth and security pin.
Step 4: After submitting the details, the admit card of the candidates appears. Candidates can download and print it for future references.
What to Do If Unable to Download Admit Card?
If you are unable to download GPAT admit card, here is what to do:
- First if all, check the internet connection is good. The browser you are using must be compatible.
- Secondly, if you are not able to download the admit card even then, email at email to [email protected]
GPAT 2020 Bell Time Schedule
Candidates can check below the bell timing on the day of the exam from the table below:
|Reporting time at the center||12:30 pm|
|Registration desk closes on||1:30 pm|
|Deadline to enyer the exam center||1:30 pm|
|Start Time||02:30 p.m.|
|End Time||05:30 p.m|
Documents Required at GPAT 2020 Exam Center
Candidates can check the list of the documents required at the GPAT 2020 exam center below.
|GPAT 2020 admit card||downloaded / printed from the |
official website of NTA.
|1 passport size photo of candidate||Same as uploaded at the time |
of registration of GPAT 2020
|1 valid photo id proof|
(PAN card / Driving License / Voter ID
/ Passport / Aadhaar Card / ration card)
|PwD certificate issued by any |
authorized medical officer
What Not to Carry At GPAT 2020 Exam Center?
Candidates must not bring any of the below given items at GPAT 2020 exam center.
- Textual material
- Docu Pen
- Slide Rule
- Log Tables
- Electronic Watches (having the facilities of calculator)
- Printed or written material
- Bits of papers
- Mobile phone
- Pager or any other device
Details Mentioned on GPAT 2020 Admit Card
Candidates can check the details of GPAT 2020 admit card below.
- Candidate’s Name
- GPAT roll number
- Date of Birth
- Father’s Name
- Application Number
- Paper Medium
- Test Name
- Reporting Time at center
- Gate Closing Time
- Date of Examination
- Timing of Test
- Test Center number
- Venue of test
- Candidate’s Signature
- Candidate’s Photograph
- Important instructions for candidates
GPAT 2020 Code of Conduct for Candidates
The candidates appearing for GPAT 2020 have to follow the following conduct at the exam center:
Conversation or gesture at exam hall: Candidates must maintain silence at the exam center. Make sure to not talk to other candidates. Thus, apart from focussing on the question paper, candidates must not indulge in any other activity.
Impersonation: A candidate if found impersonating their candidature, shall be debarred from the exam.
Carrying barred items: A candidate must only carry the admit card inside the exam center. Apart from that, carrying any other material is considered an unfair means. Such candidates shall be debarred form the exam.
Carrying Kara or Kripan: Candidates who carry metallic items due to religious beliefs must report at the exam center one and half hours before the gate closing time. They shall be frisked properly.
Note: If upon screening at the exam centre, it is discovered that any candidate is carrying debarred items, they shall be asked to leave such items behind (including kara and kripan).
GPAT 2020 Exam Pattern
Candidates can check the exam pattern for GPAT 2020 below.
- Mode of Exam: GPAT is CBT
- Total Questions: In the exam candidates gace 125 questions
- Type of Question: All questions are MCQ
- Medium: The medium of the paper is english
- Duration: Total duration of the test is 3 hours
- Marking Scheme: For correct answer +4 marks and for wrong answer -1 marks.
Candidates can check the papers of GPAT 2020 below:
|Physical Chemistry||Physical Pharmacy|
|Organic Chemistry||Pharmaceutical Chemistry|
|Pathophysiology||Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics|
|Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics||Human Anatomy and Physiology|
|Pharmaceutical Engineering||Pharmaceutical Management|
|Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence||Dispensing and Hospital Pharmacy|
GPAT 2020 Important Books
For prepration of GPAT 2020, check important books below:
|Name of the books||Buy Here|
|Fundamentals of Pharmacy (FOR GPAT & NIPER)||Buy Here|
|Complete Companion for GPAT and other Pharmacy Entrance Exams| |
With Previous Years Solved Question Paper
|GPAT a Companion Seventeen Edition||Buy Here|
|GPAT PREVIOUS PAPERS (GPAT PREPARATION TIPS)||Buy Here|
|Piyush GPAT Cracker||Buy Here|
GPAT 2020 Exam Centers
The allocation of exam center for GPAT 2020 is done via admit card only. Thus the candidates can check below the exam centers from below. NTA allocates GPAT exam center in any of these cities:
|SRINAGAR (J & K)||PUNE|
|AURANGABAD (MAHARASHTRA)||HYDERABAD/SECUNDERABAD/RAN GA REDDY|
GPAT 2020 Last Minute Revision Tips
Candidates can check below some last-minute revision tips. This might come handy before you take the exam:
Tip #1: Keep making notes: As you go about your revision, jot down important points. These points can be revised a day before the exam.
Tip #2: Previous years papers: Do at least one previous year’s papers each day. With the exam on the door, previous years’ papers help the candidates to get a hold over speed and accuracy for the exam day.
Tip #3: Do not start anything new: It is not wise to start any new topic so close to the exam day. Thus, ensure to keep revising the topics you have covered.
Tip #4: Train your brain for the exam day: For the exam day, make sure you prepare your mind to be active for the exam hours. To do so, make sure you are taking GPAT mock tests from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm, the exam time of GPAT. This makes your brain used to taking the exam for 3 hours and thus it gets trained accordingly.
Tip #5: Do not overwork: During the last few days, make sure you are also taking proper rest. Sleep on time and keep your self healthy for the exam day. Your brain must be exam trained and not tired.
Tip #6: Stick to the syllabus: Apart from the syllabus of GPAT 2020, candidates need not cover any other topic for preparation. Thus, make sure you don’t waste your time referring to extra topics and waste time.
Tip #7: Keep track of your progress: Apart from taking mock tests, make sure you track your scores. The graph of your score must go up and not down. However, if you score less, make sure you are not demotivated rather, evaluate, improve and go ahead.
Tip #8: Prepare for the exam day: For the exam day, make sure you have prepared all your things. Keep admit card ready, locate the exam center and know the commute. Do not be late to reach the exam center allotted to you.
GPAT 2020 Answer Key
NTA uploads answer key of GPAT 2020 online. Using the login details of GPAT 2020, candidates can check the answer key. The login details needed are application number and date of birth / password. First NTA releases the provisional answer key. This answer key is available for challenge.
To challenge the answer key candidates have to login and select the answers that they wish to challenge. To submit the challenge a fee is applicable per objection. Subject experts check the challenged answers of the candidates and release a final answer key. Based on the final answer key, GPAT 2020 result is declared.
About GPAT 2020
The Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) is conducted by NTA. It is a national level test conducted for admission to M.Pharma course. The language of the paper is English and it contains a total of 125 MCQ type questions. The total duration of the test is 3 hours and candidates can get +4 marks for each correct answer and they can lose -1 mark for each wrong answer. The question paper of GPAT contains the questions from Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, and other related subjects of Pharmacy.
GPAT is held once a year. The candidates who have a UG degree is Pharmacy can apply for GPAT 2020 and there is no minimum percentage needed. Also, age is no bar to appear for GPAT either.
National Testing Agency (NTA) was established in November, 2017. It is an agency which works under Indian government to conduct various national level examinations. It conducts exams like (JEE Main), National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), National Eligibility Test (NET), Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) and Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT). NTA is responsible to conduct efficient and transparent entrance exams across the nation.
GPAT 2020 Admit Card Frequently Asked Questions
Ans : Candidates can download their admit card through the official website by login using application number and password/date of birth.
Ans : There is no provision of sending the admit card of GPAT 2020 to the candidate’s postal address. It is the sole duty of the candidate to download and take a print out of the admit card from the official website.
Ans : Candidates must carry a colored copy of admit card to the exam center.
Ans : The admit card will contain the photo, name, and signature of the candidate, GPAT Roll number, test date, time, reporting time at the venue, venue name, venue address and brief instructions for the candidate.
Ans : The GPAT questions will be covering the topics of Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacognosy and other related subjects of Pharmacy. It is a total of 3 hours of MCQ based examination.
Ans : Candidate is given 4 marks for every correct answer and 1 mark is deducted for every wrong answer.
Ans : No. Any request in the change of exam center will not be considered after the admit card is released.
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