GPAT Application Form 2018

GPAT Application FormGPAT Application Form 2018- All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has made available application form of Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) 2018 in online mode from October 18, 2017 (10 am) onwards, 2 days prior to the earlier announced date which was October 20. The entrance exam will be conducted on January 21, 2018 for postgraduate pharmacy admissions. Candidates will be able to fill GPAT 2018 application form until December 25, 2017 (10 AM). Earlier, the last date for registration was December 18. Aspirants seeking admissions in Masters of Pharmacy (M.Pharma) programme can apply to appear for GPAT 2018 after checking the prescribed eligibility criteria. Complete procedure of filling GPAT application form 2018 including registration, filling form, fee payment and form submission can be checked on this page.


LATEST - GPAT 2019 announced!! Application form to be available from October 22 to December 27, 2018. Exam will be held on January 27, 2019.


Important Dates Related to GPAT 2018 Application



Commencement of registration

October 18, 2017

GPAT Registration deadline

December 25, 2017 (10 AM)

Last day to pay cash in bank

December 19, 2017

Click here to fill GPAT 2018 Application form now.


Following details have to be filled for new user registration:

  • Bachelor’s degree status in Pharmacy

  • Candidate's Name

  • Father's Name

  • Mother's Name

  • Date of Birth

  • Category

  • Gender

  • Religion

  • Physical Disability

  • Email ID

  • Aadhaar number (not mandatory)

  • Mobile number

  • Password Recovery Question

  • Password Recovery Answer

  • 3 Preferred Test Cities

Pre-requisites before filling GPAT application form 2018

Candidates should have the following ready before starting to fill the application form of GPAT 2018:

  • A computer with good Internet connectivity

  • Qualification details

  • Scanned clear photo of 140px X 160px (60 KB) size taken on a white background

  • Scanned clear signature of size 60px X 90px (30 KB) done on a white background

  • A valid email ID which will be used for at least next six months. All communication will be done on this ID.

  • A valid mobile number as all information will be sent to this number via SMS.

  • A valid credit/debit card in case the payment has to be made in online mode.

  • A printer connected to the system as three copies of challan has to be printed in case payment has to be made by cash at the bank.

GPAT 2018 Application Form Fee

Candidates will have to remit the requisite amount of application fee for appearing in GPAT 2018 as mentioned below-


GAPT Application Fee 2018


Application Fee (in INR)


1400 + 40 (Bank transaction charges)


700+ 40 (Bank transaction charges)


700 + 40 (Bank transaction charges)


700 + 40 (Bank transaction charges)


700 + 40 (Bank transaction charges)


700 + 40 (Bank transaction charges)

How to fill GPAT Application Form 2018?

Filling application form of GPAT 2018 includes three steps. The details are as follows:


Step 1- Self registration

First, you will have to enter as a New User. Read the instructions carefully, accept the declaration and proceed. For self registration, you will be required to enter basic details. Make sure that you enter the correct details, and then click on Submit button. After that, no data can be edited. A unique 6-digit password will be generated which will be sent to you via email and SMS. From now onwards, you can login as an Existing User using your email ID and this unique password.     


Step 2- Payment procedure

You can make payment via any of the below mentioned two modes:


Mode 1- Online payment

You can choose to make payment using credit card/debit card/net banking. You will receive a confirmation via email and SMS on successful payment.


Mode 2- Cash payment at SBI bank

Indian applicants can choose this option for making payment via cash at any of the designated branches of SBI. After selecting this option and proceeding further, you will see a challan on the screen with your details already filled in it. You have to take its three printouts, fill the required details, and go to SBI branch with cash on the next day of challan generation. You will receive a confirmation email and SMS after successful payment.   


Step 3- Fill the GPAT application form   

After making the payment, you will have to fill the remaining part of the GPAT 2018 application form. You can modify the details at this stage. After ensuring that the entered data is correct, you will be required to accept a declaration and click on I Agree button to submit GPAT application form 2018.


Note- It is advisable to print the application form of GPAT 2018 and keep its copy for future reference.


FAQs related to GPAT Application Form 2018


Question- After submission of GPAT 2018 registration fee, can a candidate cancel his/her application and apply for fee refund?

Answer- Cancellation of application and refund of fee will not be allowed under any circumstances.


Question- Can a candidate make any changes to the postal address after he/she has submitted the GPAT application form 2018?

Answer- No, once a candidate has submitted the application form, there is no way to change the information.


Question- Which are the acceptable testing devices that can be used/brought to the test centre?

Answer- The approved means of testing assistance that may be selected on the GPAT application form 2018 are as follows:

Testing Assistance 

Applicable for 

Arranged by 

Abacus (without calculator) 

Visually Impaired 


Hearing Aid 

Hearing Impairment 


Wheel Chair 

Locomotor Disability/Cerebral Palsy 


Screen/Font Magnification 

Visually Impaired 

Test centre 


Visually Impaired/Cerebral Palsy 

Candidate/Test centre*

* Provided at the test centre only on the prior request


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