CMAT, GPAT 2021: Online application process ends on November 30: The National Testing Agency (NTA) will start the registration process for the Common Management admission Test (CMAT) and Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) 2021 on December 23.
This year, the National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the examinations on February 22, 27, and the admit card can be downloaded from February 1st week. The results for both the examinations will be declared on March 03.
CMAT 2021 and GPAT 2021 Important Dates
Last date to register online: 22 January, 2021
Admit Card Download: February 12, 2021
Date of Examinations: February 22, 27, 2021
Result Declaration (on or before): January 03, 2021
CMAT, GPAT 2021: The registration for two of the entrance exams CMAT and GPAT will close on November 30. The candidates who wish to appear for these examination are advised to visit the official website of the National Testing Agency (NTA) or through official website of these exams.
The registration forms has to be submitted online from the official website. The CMAT 2021 official website link is ntacmat.nic.in and for GPAT registration, the candidates can visit – ntagpat.nic.in.
The last date to submit application forms for both the exams is same, January 22. The exam for both GPAT and CMAT – will be held on February 22, 27, 2021. The exams will be conducted in computer based mode (CBT), at national level.
After successful registration, the candidates can also register themselves for practicing mock tests at the Test Practice Centres (TPC). Candidates who wish to appear for the mock test need to do the student verification before appearing for the test.
The mock is free for students and registration facility is available on the official website of NTA and also through the NTA’s Mobile App. The candidates can check further details on the same on the official portal of the exam.
CMAT 2021 and GPAT 2021 online registrations to begin from December 23 on nta.ac.in. Common Management Admission Test, CMAT 2021 and Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test, GPAT 2021 online application process would begin from 23-12-2020.
The registrations would be opened on the new websites that would be launched by National Testing Agency, NTA – which would be conducting the examination from this year on. The important dates for CMAT 2021 and GPAT 2021 are available on the official website nta.ac.in. Check below.
CMAT and GPAT were conducted by All India Council of Technical Education, AICTE till 2017. However, after the launch of NTA in June 2018, the said examinations would now be conducted by NTA. The eligibility criteria and paper pattern for the two are expected to remain the same under NTA.
Candidates are again reminded that the CMAT and GPAT examinations would now be conducted by NTA and not AICTE. Also, the websites aicte-cmat.in and aicte-gpat.in are most likely to be discontinued. The website information for CMAT 2021 and GPAT 2021 would be announced along with the registration information on nta.ac.in.
CMAT and GPAT details:
Educational qualification for GPAT:
All the candidates interested in applying need to possess a Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy from a recognised institute/university.
Those in their final year of Bachelor of Pharmacy programme are also eligible to apply.
Educational qualification for CMAT:
Candidates should have acquired a bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognised university or institute.
Examination pattern of CMAT and GPAT:
The CMAT is a three-hour computer based online test based on quantitative technique, logical reasoning, language comprehension and general awareness.
The GPAT is of three hours paper. Further, the test comprises of a total of 125 questions of four marks each. Further, for any incorrect answer, negative marking will be done and for each correct answer, there are four marks.
About GPAT: The Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) is a national level entrance exam conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) every year as per the directions of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India. This test facilitates institutions to select suitable pharmacy graduates for admissions into the Master’s (MPharm) programme.
About CMAT: The Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) is a national level entrance examination conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) every year as per the directions of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India.
The CMAT score is accepted by all AICTE-Approved Institutions / University Departments / Constituent Colleges /Affiliated Colleges.