HP PAT 2019 is an entrance exam conducted by H.P. Takniki Shiksha Board. The Himachal Pradesh Polytechnic Admission Test was conducted on May 26, 2019. Candidates can download the HP PAT 2019 Answer key now using from the official website or through this page. This exam is organized to grant admission to eligible students in the three-year diploma courses in Government & Private institutes for Polytechnics in the state of Himachal Pradesh. Check complete details on HP PAT 2019 from this page.

Latest: HP PAT 2019 Result card has been released. Click the given link provided below to check the same.

HP PAT 2019

Admissions are granted on the basis of the marks scored by the students in the exam. To appear in this entrance exam it is mandatory that you register yourself for the exam before the last scheduled date. You can get complete details about the HP PAT admission process 2019 on this page below.

Event Dates
Availability of application form 04 Apr 2019
Last date of Submission of application form by challan 06 May 2019
Last date of Submission of application form through online payment 09 May 2019
Availability of admit card Released!
Date of Entrance Test 26 May 2019
Date of Result 01 Jun 2019
25 seats of PWD under the scheme of Gol (MHRD) at Govt. Polytechnic Sundernagar 10 Jun 2019 (offline) at 10:00 am at Govt. Polytechnic Sundernagar
Verification of sports certificate of the candidates seeking admission under sports category 07 Jun 2019 at 10:00 am Govt. Polytechnic Sundernagar
Communication of sports credit to MGRM by HPTSB 12 Jun 2019
Filling up PAT score and submission of choice by individual candidates 01 Jun to 11 Jun 2019
Allotment of the seat of 1st round counselling 15 Jun 2019
Last Date Reporting by the candidate with original certificates in the respective Polytechnics 21 Jun 2019
Vacancy list updation by principals 22 Jun 2019
Display of vacant seat after 1st round of counselling 23 Jun 2019
Revision of choice on the basis of vacant/ available seat 24 Jun to 29 Jun 2019
Allotment of the seat in the 2nd round of counselling 02 Jul 2019
Last date of Reporting by the candidate with original certificates in the respective polytechnics 06 Jul 2019
Vacancy list updation by principals 08 Jul 2019
Display of vacant seat after 2nd round of counselling 07 Jul 2019
3rd round of online counselling for all candidates with or without PAT
Submission of online application form by applicants who have not applied for PAT and revision of choice by the candidate who has already appeared for the first two rounds of counselling 10 Jul to 15 Jul 2019
Allotment of seats 17 Jul 2019
Last date Reporting by the candidate with original certificates in the respective Polytechnics 22 Jul 2019
Vacancy list updation by the principal 23 Jul 2019
Display of final vacancy position after 3rd round 24 Jul 2019
Centralized offline counselling ( if seats remain vacant after the 3rd round of counselling) at Govt Polytechnic Sundernagar 27 Jul 2019 reporting time before 11:30 am at Govt Polytechnic Sundar Nagar
Reporting by candidates with original certificates in the respective Polytechnics 01 Aug 2019

Click here to check the schedule of HP PAT 2019.


It is mandatory that you go through the information brochure carefully before you fill the registration form and register yourself for the exam. We have listed a few points for your reference below.

  • The minimum eligibility criteria for admission to 1st year Engineering courses, Architecture Assistantship course and Fashion & Design course etc in govt./ Private Polytechnics of Himachal Pradesh is that the candidate must have passed 10the standard with 35% marks at the qualifying examination from a recognized board/university or its equivalent (As prescribed by the AICTE in its approval process handbook).
  • In case, candidate appeared in Matriculation examination in March 2019, are also eligible to appear in the test provisionally but his/her eligibility shall be verified at the time of counselling by the central Admission Selection Committee.

Application Form

The registration process can be done through online mode. No registration forms are going to be accepted in the offline mode. Incomplete application forms will be rejected. The application fees for the registration form is Rs 650 for the general category candidates. However, the fees for the reserved SC/ST/OBC Categories candidates is Rs 400. The application fees can be paid in the online as well as in the offline mode. You are also advised to keep the scanned copies of your recent passport photo and signature ready before you commence your registration process.

Admit Card

You will have to download your admit card from the official website. Once you have registered yourself online you will receive your login details on your registered mail id. Hence, please register yourself successfully. It is mandatory that you carry the admit card on the day of the exam or else you will not be allowed to appear in the exam. It is advised that you preserve the admit card till the completion of the admission process and not to tamper with any details mentioned on the admit card. The admit card will not be sent by post however it can only by downloaded from the Board’s Website. Candidate must not temper with the admit card or alter any entry made therein after it has been authenticated. The admit card is not transferable to any other person. Impersonation is legally punishable/cognizable offense.

Exam Centers

The following table comprises of all the exam centres for the HP PAT 2019 exam.

Bilaspur Nurpur Nahan
Ghumarwin Palampur Shimla
Chamba Shahpur Rampur Busher
Banikhet Recongpeo Rohroo
Hamirpur Kullu Solan
Nadaun Mandi Kandaghat
Sujanpur Tihra Sundernagar Nalagarh
Kangra Jogindernagar UNA
Dharmshala Sarkaghat Gagret
Nehran Pukhar Karsog

Exam Pattern

The entrance test will be conducted in the pen and paper mode. The question paper will be in both English and Hindi. It will be an objective type exam that has 150 multiple choice questions. The test will be for 3 hours duration. You will be awarded 4 marks for every correct response and 1 mark will be deducted for a negative response. There shall be no re-evaluation or re-checking of the answer sheet.

Subject Number of Questions
Mathematics 50
Physics 50
Chemistry 30
English 20
Total no. of Questions 150


The PAT- 2019 result has declared by its scheduled date and made available on H.P. Takniki Shiksha Board’s Website or on the link provided in “result” page. The result card of the candidates shall not be sent through post however it can be downloaded from the website. Candidates who appeared in the examination are able to check their result. The result is released in the form of merit list. Merit list will be prepared based on the marks secured in PAT-2019. Among the candidates having the same total marks, a candidate will be ranked higher than the rest on the basis of age. A candidate senior in age shall be ranked higher in order of merit.


It is a common admission test. Reservation/weightage of any kind will be provided as per Govt. policy by the Admission Selection Committee. The category & sub-category as filled in the online form by the candidate shall be final and may not be changed in general; hence the decision of the Admission selection committee will be final.

A candidate seeking admission in two or more different subcategories of the main category shall be required to fill one application form and shall mark his options as per the instructions are given for filling up the online application form. If the candidate has not mentioned any category/sub-category in his application form, his candidature shall be considered against General category only.


A candidate who is going to appear in the HP PAT 2019 examination must know the syllabus of the exam. For the sake of the candidates, details syllabus is given below.

Official Website: www.hptechboard.com.

For more details of HP PAT download HP PAT 2019, download Information Brochure | Admission Notification.

HP Tech Board Exams Diploma & Polytechnic Entrance Exams

Bennett University Admission 2019 Click Here


Leave a Reply