GPAT Answer Key 2020
Updated on Feb 4, 2020 - 7:34 p.m. IST by PriyamDave
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GPAT Answer Key 2020 - National Testing Agency (NTA) has released final answer key of GPAT 2020 on February 4 in pdf form at official website GPAT 2020 answer key download link is provided on this page. The provisional GPAT answer key 2020 was released on January 30. The code-wise answer key of GPAT 2020 displays the solutions to the questions asked during GPAT exam, which was held on January 28. Using GPAT answer key with question papers, candidates can calculate their approximate scores to be obtained in computer based entrance exam. The authority had released candidate’s GPAT question paper with answers PDF on January 29, which can be downloaded till February 2, 2020.

To evaluate the scores, aspirants can match their marked answers with the solutions provided in the answer key of GPAT 2020. Calculate the number of correct and incorrect responses to check the expected marks scored. Aspirants were allowed to challenge the official GPAT answer key 2020 by paying Rs. 1000 per question till February 2. The payment for challenging provisional NTA GPAT 2020 answer key was paid in online mode on or before the last date. Read the article on GPAT answer key 2020 to check steps to download, direct link, challenging procedure and other information.
To download NTA GPAT 2020 Final Answer Key - Click here
To download provisional GPAT 2020 answer key and challenge - Click here


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GPAT 2020, earlier conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), is being conducted by NTA from 2019 session onwards. NTA will also provide scholarships and other financial assistance to deserving candidates, based on their GPAT 2020 scores.

GPAT 2020 answer key release date

Aspirants can check the important dates related to GPAT answer key 2020 from the table below.

GPAT answer key dates



GPAT exam

January 28, 2020

GPAT answer key release date

January 30, 2020

Challenging answer key

January 30, 2020

Last date to challenge provisional answer key

February 2, 2020

Final answer key

February 4, 2020 - Released

Declaration of result

By February 7, 2020

GPAT official answer key


Download pdfs links

GPAT Final Answer Key 2020Click here- Available

GPAT answer key 2020 - Code S2

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Final GPAT answer key 2019

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How to download GPAT answer key 2020?

NTA releases final and provisional GPAT answer key, which is provided on this page above. Candidates can check their code-wise GPAT answer key by following the steps mentioned below.

  • Click on the official GPAT answer key link available above

  • Enter using GPAT 2020 application number and password/phone number

  • Cross-check the particular code-wise answer key

  • Match the answers marked with the solutions provided in GPAT 2020 answer key

  • Download the GPAT solutions 2020 for future references

How to calculate scores using NTA GPAT answer key 2020?

Once the answer key of GPAT 2020 is available, aspirants can evaluate their approximate scores to obtain. Using GPAT question paper with answers PDF, test takers can match their marked answers with the solutions provided by NTA. The marking scheme, as mentioned in GPAT exam pattern 2020 should be followed.

GPAT marking scheme



Every correct answer

+4 marks will be awarded

Each wrong attempt

-1 mark to be deducted

Unanswered questions

0 mark

GPAT official answer key 2020 - Steps to calculate scores

  • Cross-check the answers marked in the response sheet with NTA GPAT solutions

  • Calculate number of correct and incorrect answers marks in the exam

  • Multiply total correct answers X 4 and incorrect responses X 1

  • Deduct the total correct answers from wrong attempts

For a better idea, GPAT score calculation formula is provided below:

GPAT scores = Total correct answers X 4 - Total incorrect answers X 1

How to challenge GPAT 2020 answer key?

Since, the official answer key of GPAT 2020 is a verified source using which a candidate can calculate their probable scores to be obtained GPAT 2020. For better credibility, NTA has also provided an opportunity to challenge NTA GPAT 2020 answer key, in case aspirants find any error/discrepancy in the answer key. For GPAT answer key challenge, B.Pharm graduates can need to pay Rs. 1000 per question. The payment for raising an objection can be paid in online mode using credit/debit cards and net banking.

Steps to challenge GPAT answer key 2020

  • Click on the link available on this page to challenge the answer key

  • Login using GPAT 2020 application number and password/date of birth

  • With successful login, click on ‘apply for KEY challenge’

  • 125 questions asked in GPAT question paper 2020 and answers by NTA will be displayed

  • Select the answer(s) which can be challenged by clicking on the box provided against each question number

  • Also provide the justification of GPAT 2020 answer key challenge and correct response

  • Aspirants can challenge as many number of answers as they want in NTA GPAT answer key 2020 PDF

  • Verify the GPAT answer key challenges and click on submit

  • After the objections are raised, Rs. 1000 must be paid to challenge per question

  • GPAT answer key 2020 fees can be paid through credit/debit cards and net banking

  • After the transaction is successful, download and take a printout of the transaction and confirmation slip for references

GPAT question papers 2020

As mentioned, GPAT question papers with answers PDF has been released by NTA on January 28, 2020. The response sheet of GPAT 2020 displays the code-wise question paper and responses marked by candidates in the entrance examination. GPAT 2020 question papers download will be available till February 2. Using the response sheet, candidates can match their answered questions with GPAT answer key PDF for the particular code. For the convenience of aspirants, previous year question papers are provided in the table below.

GPAT exam question papers

GPAT Question Papers

Download Question Paper and Response sheet

GPAT Question Paper 2020 - Code S2

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GPAT Question Paper 2008

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GPAT Question Paper 2009

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GPAT Question Paper 2010

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GPAT Question Paper 2011

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GPAT Question Paper 2012

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GPAT Result 2020

NTA shall declare the result of GPAT 2020 in online mode on February 3. Candidates will have to type in their login credentials and the security code to sign in and check their scorecard. The GPAT 2020 result contains each candidate's NTA score, marks obtained, All India Rank and qualifying status.

GPAT Merit List 2020

Candidates will be able to check the GPAT 2020 merit list to be uploaded by NTA after declaration of GPAT result 2020. The merit list of GPAT 2020 mentions the qualified and non-qualified candidates in rank order. Moreover in 2019, according to the GPAT merit list, 4119 candidates had qualified for availing scholarship.

GPAT cutoff 2020

To qualify for the GPAT exam, it is mandatory for aspirants to secure GPAT 2020 cutoff scores. NTA will announce GPAT cut off 2020 along with the result on February 7. In the meantime, candidates can check the GPAT cutoff scores for previous year below.

GPAT cutoff


Cutoff scores

Number of candidates

Unreserved (UR)



Other Backward Classes (OBC-NCL)



Scheduled Caste (SC)



Scheduled Tribe (ST)



Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - GPAT Answer Key 2020

Question: How do I check my GPAT answer key?


The candidates will be able to access GPAT answer key through login on the NTA website. There will be candidate responses and the correct answers provided through the answer key.

Question: Who will conduct the GPAT 2020 exam?


National Testing Agency (NTA) is the conducting body for GPAT since 2019. Before that, AICTE used to conduct GPAT exam. 

Question: What can I do with a good GPAT score?


A good GPAT score enhances the candidate's chances of getting admission in top participating institutes offering M. Pharm courses.

Question: When will NTA release the official answer key?


NTA has made GPAT 2020 answer key available on January 30, at

Question: How do I check my GPAT result?


There will be a result link provided on the NTA website wherein, candidates will be required to enter their application number and password/ date of birth to login and check result.

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sir, I have completed my B.pharm in 2019 and also have cleared GPAT in 2019. Unfortunately, due to my financial conditions I could not take admission last year. I missed this year GPAT exam. can i appear in NIPER exam 2020?

Sharon Rose Student Expert 24th Feb, 2020


To be eligible to appear in NIPER 2020 a candidate must have passed with atleast 60% aggregate or 6.75 CGPA on a 10 point scale in the qualifying exam.And NET or GATE and GPAT score is required for getting admission through NIPER.

GPAT score is valid for 3 years.Your GPAT score is valid till academic year 2021-22.If you have fulfilled the minimum percentage requirement then you are eligible to appear.


hlw My name is pallavi Bawiskar And i got 179marks in gpat exam .could i eligible to get admission in this phaacuitic department rtm university.

Shudhanshu Gupta Student Expert 24th Feb, 2020
Following your chances you can follow some of the steps:
Best of luck.

how can I get admission in m.pharm course in jadapur University my GPAT 2020 score is (98.15%) AIR rank 900

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 28th Feb, 2020


see cutoff score depends on various factors like number of participants, questions difficulty level, seat matrix etc. at this rank you have moderate chances for jadavpur university since in west bengal there is less colleges for master of pharmacy course.

I would suggest you to also apply for some other institute as well.


what is the fees for gpat holders in studying m-pharm???

Md Azmer 23rd Feb, 2020

Hello Aspirant,

The fees ranging between the 64,00 to 3 lacs for per year which depends on colleges and university. This fee is for GPAT holder.

Good luck


How counciling proceed for GPAT

anima chaudhary 18th Feb, 2020


GPAT stands for Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test will be conducted by the National Testing Agency for admission to M. Pharma or equivalent courses.The students  who qualify for the gpat entrance exam will be shortlisted for the GPAT .the students will have to check rank wise and the  counselling dates.students need to carry all important documents for verification.the seats will be allocated to the candidates on the basis of goat score.

These are the few list of the documents that are required in GPAT consulleing.

GPAT Rank Card 2020

GPAT Counselling Admit Card

12th class mark sheet 10th class mark

Character certificate

Graduation or Provisional Certificate all the documents that are required in the counselling it should be original.

For more details this link will help you.

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