Himachal Pradesh University conducts the common entrance test on behalf of Government of Himachal Pradesh and Department of Indian System of Medicine and Homoeopathy (Ayurveda). The university conducts this test for candidates who wish to seek admission in the BAMS / BHMS courses for the session 2018-2019.

Latest: – HPU BAMS / BHMS 2nd COunselling Schedule 2017 has been announced. Scroll down to check the same.

Candidates can get admission in the Rajiv Gandhi Government Post Graduate Ayurvedic College Paprola District, Kangra and Solan Homeopathic Medical College & Hospital through this common examination. Seats under both management and state quota are filed through this entrance exam. Candidates interested in appearing in the common entrance examination need to register themselves for the examination. Candidates can get complete details regarding the HPU BAMS/BHMS 2018 examination on this page.


Candidates who wish to appear in the common entrance exam need to register themselves online for the entrance examination. The table below comprises of all the important dates and their tentative schedules. This table will help the candidates to keep a track of all the important events in the HPU BAMS / BHMS 2018 exam.

Programs Dates (expected)
Online Registration for HPU BAMS / BHMS starts on 3rd week of June 2018
Last date for online registration 3rd week of July 2018
Issue date for HPU BAMS / BHMS admit card 2nd week of August 2018
HPU BAMS / BHMS 2018 exam 3rd week of August 2018
Declaration of Result 2nd week of September 2018
Counselling date round 1 3rd week of September 2018
Medical checkup of candidates Last week of September 2018
Fees and dues clearance Last week of September 2018
Counseling date round 2 2nd week of October 2018
Last reporting day 2nd week of October 2018
Last date of admission in any remaining vacancies Last of October 2018

HPU BAMS/BHMS 2018: Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who wish to appear in the common entrance examination conducted by Himachal Pradesh University need to fulfill all the eligibility criteria laid down by the university. Candidates who do not fulfill any criterias laid down by the university will be disqualified from the examination. Hence, candidates must go through the information brochure carefully before applying for the examination. Some of the eligibility criteria are as follows.


  • Candidates who wish to appear in the examination should be minimum 17 years of age and maximum 25 years of age on 31st December of the examination year

Qualification for BAMS course

  • Candidate should have cleared their 10+2 exam with English as a subject with 50% minimum aggregate marks ( 40% for SC/ST/OBC category).
  • Those who have completed their studies from a foreign school or college and have a degree from the same can also apply for the examination considering that the degree is equivalent to Indian status.
  • Also those  who have completed their B.Sc. or equivalent degree from a recognised board university with 50% marks.
  • Candidates who are in the final year of their course can also apply for the exam..

Qualification for BHMS course:

  • Candidates who have cleared their 10+2 with physics, chemistry, biology as their main subjects from any recognised board can apply.
  • Those appearing for their board examination can also apply for the exam.

HPU BAMS/BHMS 2018: Seats Availability

Candidates can refer to the table below to get a brief idea about the seats available to get admission in through the entrance exam.

Campus Seats
BAMS RGGP Ayurvedic college 60 seats
51-for Himachali
2-for GOI nominees
7-for another category
BAMS Solan Ayurvedic college & hospital 60 seats
30 state quota seats
30 all India quota seats
BHMS 75 seats
47 state quota seats
28 all India quota seats

HPU BAMS / BHMS 2018: Application Form

Candidates who wish to appear for the common entrance exam 2018 need to register themselves for the exam. Register online on the official website for the examination. Candidates will have to enter all the basic information about themselves while registering themselves. Once, the registration details are completely filled by the candidate they will have to pay the fees for application form. Once the fees has been paid, candidates will have to fill their application form. Candidates will have to submit their application form once it is duly filed.

HPU BAMS/BHMS 2018: Application Fee

The application fee for general category will be approx Rs.1600. However, the candidates belonging to the reserved category will have to pay Rs 800 approx. Candidates will be able to submit their application fees both in the Online mode and the Offline mode. Candidates can submit their fee by net banking, credit / debit cards.

HPU BAMS/BHMS 2018: Admit Cards

The HPU BAMS / BHMS 2018 admit cards is speculated to be issued  in the 2nd week of August. The admit card will be issued online by the official conducting body. Candidates will have to visit the official website to download their admit cards. The admit card is an important document, candidates who fail to carry their admit card on the day of examination will not be allowed to enter the examination hall.

HPU BAMS/BHMS 2018: Exam Pattern

The HPU BAMS / BHMS 2018 entrance examination will have a total of 150 questions. One mark will be awarded for every correct response. The maximum marks a candidate can score in this entrance exam is 150 marks. The examination will be conducted in English. The question paper will be an objective type paper. The examination will be of 2 and a half hours duration. The question paper will comprise of 3 sections Physics, Chemistry and Biology. All the sections will carry equal weightage.

HPU BAMS/BHMS 2018: Answer Key

Himachal Pradesh University will release the answer key of the BAMS / BHMS Entrance Exam 2018. The answer key will be release online. Candidates will be able to check the answer key a few days after the examination. The answer key will be available on the official website of the Himachal Pradesh University. A direct link will also be available for the candidates. Candidates can calculate their estimated score using the official answer key.

HPU BAMS/BHMS 2018: Results

The HPU BAMS / BHMS results release after examination in online mode. Candidates can download their results from the official website of Himachal Pradesh University. The tentative date for the declaration of results is 2nd week of September 2018.

HPU BAMS/BHMS 2018: Admission & Counseling

Once Himachal Pradesh university announces the result, the candidates who qualify the cut off marks will attend counselling session. Qualified candidates will have to register themselves for the counseling session. Candidates can register themselves on the official website of the state university.

HPU BAMS / BHMS Entrance Exam 2017

Latest – Merit List of HPU BAMS / BHMS Entrance Exam 2017 & Counselling Form have been published, Kindly Check it below.

Events Dates
Schedule for submission of online Application Form & Fee 24 Jun 2017
Last date for submission of Application Form 22 Jul 2017
Date of uploading Admit Cards 10 Aug 2017
Date of Entrance Test 20 Aug 2017
Display of Key Answers 24 Aug to 28 Aug 2017
Date of Declaration of Result 01 Sep 2017
Date of issuance of Merit list 12 Sep 2017
1st Round of Counselling for admission 24 Sep to 26 Sep 2017
2nd Round of Counselling for admission 12 Oct 2017


Himachal Pradesh University has announced the 2nd Round counselling schedule. Candidates can check their name in the list below.

Result / Merit List

Himachal Pradesh University has published combined merit list & counselling schedule of HPU BAMS/ BHMS 2017 Entrance Exam on the basis of the result of the Entrance Test declared on 01 Sep 2017 for those candidates who have secured minimum qualifying or more marks as per provision given in the prospectus. Candidates can check their result from below.

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Note – The counselling will be on 24 Sep 2017 to 26 Sep 2017 at 10:30 AM onwards in HP University Auditorium, Shimla-5

Himachal Pradesh University has announced the result of HPU BAMS/ BHMS 2017 Entrance Exam held on 20 Aug 2017. Candidates can check their result from below.

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