Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara, conducts Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT), every year. The test is conducted for admission to postgraduate course in pharmacy, that is, Master of Pharmacy (M. Pharm). The University conducts the competitive entrance exam under the guidance of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Government of India.
Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) is conducted to examine the aptitude and skill of the candidates in the field of pharmacy. Therefore, in order to clear the test, they should know the examination pattern of GPAT Entrance Test, which is given below.
- The question paper of GPAT consists of 100 multiple choice type questions, which carry 100 marks.
- Each question carries four options to choose the correct one.
- The candidates have to answer all the questions in an Optical Response Sheet (ORS).
- The candidates are expected to complete all the questions within three hours duration, as similar to GATE entrance exam.
- There is also a provision of negative marking in the entrance test, that is, one third mark is deducted for every wrong answer.