Business News/ Education / News/  GPAT 2023: NTA to conduct exam today. Know last-minute guidelines and other important details here

The National Testing Agency (NTA) will organise Graduate Pharma Aptitude Test (GPAT-2023) on Monday. The exam will be held in different cities and in two shifts, ie 9 am to 12 pm and 3 pm to 6 pm. The city slip of candidates was released a week ago, followed by the release of admit card. The hall tickets off GPAT-2023 candidates were released two days before exam date.

Candidates can download their admit card and city slip from the official website of GPAT-NTA, ie To download their admit cards, applicants need to enter their application number and date of birth.

Steps to download Admit card

Download the admit card by following the below mentioned steps:

-Visit the official

-Click on the link: 'GPAT-Admit Card'

-Enter application number, date of birth and security password

-Your admit card will be visible on the screen.

-Download and take its printout. It is advisable to take two printouts, to avoid last minute issues.

You can also visit the direct link to download GPAT 2023 admit card.

The testing agency made it clear that it is mandatory to download the issued admit card and the document will not be sent to candidates individually. Even after the exam, candidates are required to preserve their admit card for future reference.

After the exam, candidates who appeared in the exam need to constantly check NTA website(s), for the latest updates on the exam.

GPAT 2023: Things to bring at the examination centre

In its FAQ, section the website mentioned the following things that need to be taken into the examination venue.

a) Admit Card along with Self Declaration (Undertaking)

downloaded from the NTA Website (a clear printout on A4 size

paper) duly filled in.

b) A simple transparent Ball Point Pen.

c) Additional photograph, to be pasted on Attendance Sheet

d) Personal hand sanitizer (50 ml).

e) Personal transparent water bottle.

f) ID Proof

g) Sugar tablets/fruits (like banana/apple/orange) in case the

candidate is diabetic

GPAT-2023: Is it mandatory to bring Aadhaar card in the exam?

“The Aadhaar number is only one of the types of identification and is not mandatory. Candidates may also enter Passport number, Ration Card number, Bank Account number or any other valid Government identity number," NTA said in its notification,

GPAT-2023: Exam Pattern

Before you enter you examination centre. Take a look at the exam pattern and try to attempt questions, based on the marking scheme mentioned below.

Examination pattern of the GPAT-2023.
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Examination pattern of the GPAT-2023.

GPAT-2023: What to do in case of any difficulty?

The testing agency also issued helpline numbers to assist applicants who are unable to download their admit card or are facing any other technical glitch. People facing difficulty need to download their Admit Card for GPAT-2023, he/she can contact on NTA Help Desk at 011 40759000/011 69227700 or email at

In case any candidate faces difficulty in downloading/checking the Examination City Intimation slip for GPAT–2023, he/she can contact on 011-40759000 or e-mail at," the official notice reads.

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Updated: 22 May 2023, 06:57 AM IST
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