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B.Pharm Entrance Exams in 2022 (State Wise List): Check Exam Dates, Notification & Eligibility

Aman Agarwal
Aman AgarwalUpdated On: June 30, 2022 05:19 pm IST

List of B.Pharm entrance exams in 2022 (State Wise List) along with exam dates can be checked below. The dates for some of the exams are out and some of them are yet to be released. 

List of B.Pharm Entrance Tests

B.Pharm is gaining popularity among students who wish to pursue a career in the pharmaceutical sector. The healthcare sector of India is booming day by day and creating a lot of jobs in the country. After the completion of the Pharmacy course, there are many lucrative jobs in the pharmaceutical sector and the number is expected to rise in the coming years.

Generally, the students have to take entrance tests for getting into pharmacy colleges. There are state-level pharmacy entrance examinations as well which are along the same line as Engineering entrance tests. There are also centralised counselling facilities for students appearing for common entrance tests for pharmacy. However, there are facilities for direct admission and institute-examination based admissions for B.Pharm courses. 

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B.Pharm Entrance Exams 2022

Check out the important dates for B.Pharm entrance exams 2022 here. The schedule for various B. Pharm entrance exams have been released. Check out the schedule for state wise B.Pharm entrance exams below:

Exam NameImportant Date

CG PPHT

May 22, 2022

WBJEE

April 30, 2022

Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GUJCET)

April 18, 2022

BITSAT

July 2 to July 9, 2022

MHT-CET

August 5 to August 18, 2022

UPCET (UPSEE)

September 2022

TS EAMCET

July 14 to July 20, 2022

AP EAMCET

July 4 to July 12, 2022

KCET

July 16 & July 17, 2022

OJEE

June First Week or Second Week 2022

KEAM

July 3, 2022

Application Form for B.Pharm Entrance Exams 2022

Click on the links given below to fill the application form for B.Pharm entrance exams in India:

WBJEE Application Form 2022OJEE Application Form 2022
GUJCET Application Form 2022KEAM Application Form 2022
KCET Application Form 2022BITSAT Application Form 2022
MHT-CET Application Form 2022TS-EAMCET Application Form 2022
AP EAMECT Application Form 2022UPCET (UPSEE) Application Form 2022
CG PPHT Application Form 2022--

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) 2022

The WBJEE examination is taken for admissions in Engineering, Pharmacy and Architecture streams in West Bengal. The examination is conducted by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB). This is a state-level examination with domicile characteristics.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The student must be a domicile of West Bengal or must have completed class 12th from a school in West Bengal.

  • The candidate must have had PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) in class 12th.

Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GUJCET) 2022

The Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GUJCET) examination is conducted by the directorate of technical education in Gujarat. The examination is conducted to fill B.Pharm seats in various institutes in Gujarat which offer B.Pharm courses. The examination is also for admissions in Gujarat state engineering colleges

Eligibility Criteria

  • The student must be a domicile of Gujarat or must have completed class 12th from a school in Gujarat.

  • The candidate must have had PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) in class 12th.

Birla Institute of Technology Science Admission Test (BITSAT) 2022

The Birla Institute of Technology Science Admission Test known as BITSAT is taken for admissions in various campuses of Birla Institute of Technology (BITS). The examination is taken per year by the institute for filling the seats of B.E., B.Pharm, and M.Sc Programs in the various campuses of the institute. This is an institute level examination for admissions but the student who has a good score in national level examinations is exempted from this exam.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The student must have completed the class 12th.

  • The candidate must have had PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) in class 12th.

  • For students who are appearing for the 12th board and still studying in 12th with the above-mentioned combination are also eligible to apply. However, they will be selected only after they clear the 12th boards.

Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (MHT-CET or MAHA-CET) 2022

The Maharashtra Common Entrance Test which is also known as MHT-CET or MAHA-CET is taken every year to fill the seats of engineering and pharmacy courses in the colleges of Maharashtra. Primarily, all the government colleges and most of the private colleges in Maharashtra offering B.Pharm accept the scores of MHT-CET. 

Eligibility Criteria

  • The student must be a domicile of Maharashtra or completed his 12th class schooling from a school situated in Maharashtra.

  • The candidate must have had PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) in class 12th.

Uttar Pradesh Common Entrance Test/UPCET (UPSEE) 2022

The UPCET (UPSEE) exam is held every year for granting admissions to engineering and pharmacy Colleges situated in Uttar Pradesh.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The student must be a domicile of Uttar Pradesh or completed his class 12th from a school in UP.

  • The candidate must have had PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) in his 12th class

Telangana State Engineering Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test (TS EAMCET) 2022

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad (JNTUH) conducts the Telangana State Engineering, Agricultural ad Medical Common Entrance Test (TS EAMCET) every year in Telangana. The examination is a state level examination to fill the technical and pharmacy course seats in the state. The TS EAMCET exam was constituted along the similar lines as Andhra Pradesh Engineering Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test (AP EAMCET) after the separation of the state from Andhra Pradesh. 

Eligibility Criteria

  • The student must be a domicile of Telangana or completed his 12th class schooling from a school in Telangana

  • The candidate must have had PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) in class 12th.

Andhra Pradesh Engineering Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test (AP EAMCET) 2022

The Andhra Pradesh Engineering Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test (AP EAMCET) examination is also conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad (JNTUH) which also conducts TS EAMCET. 

Eligibility Criteria

  • The student must be a domicile of Andhra Pradesh or completed his class 12th from a school in Andhra.

  • The candidate must have had PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) in class 12th.

Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET) 2022

The Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) conducts the KCET examination and for filling the engineering and pharmacy sats in the state. Students can attempt the examination after passing Karnataka PUC II or any other 10+2 level exam recognised by KEA.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The student must be a domicile of Karnataka or completed his class 12th from a school in Karnataka.

  • The candidate must have had PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) in class 12th.

Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) 2022

The Odisha Joint Entrance Examination Board (OJEEB) conducts the Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) every year for students who want to get into engineering and pharmacy courses in Odisha colleges. The examination is also conducted for admission in Architecture courses admission in the state.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The student must be a domicile of Odisha or completed his class 12th from a school in Odisha.

  • The candidate must have had PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) in class 12th.

Except for the above-mentioned examinations, there are many university or institute level examinations which are conducted. There are also other state-level entrance tests such as Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Lateral Entry (BCECE LE), Himachal Pradesh Combined Entrance Test (HPCET), Uttarakhand State Entrance Examination (UKSEE), etc.

KEAM 2022

KEAM is a state-level entrance examination conducted by the Commissioner of Entrance Examination (CEE), Kerala. The exam is conducted for candidates who wish to pursue courses in Engineering, Agriculture, and Pharmacy.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate must have passed Higher Secondary Examination, Kerala or its equivalent examination.
  • Candidate must have secured 50% marks in Mathematics separately and 50 % marks in PCM (short for Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics) subjects together. 5% relaxation in minimum marks for reserved category applicants.

Pharmacy Related Articles

You may click on the links given below to know more:

Top Pharmacy Colleges Accepting MHT CET Score

Pharmacy Colleges in Uttar Pradesh Accepting UPCET (UPSEE) Score

FAQs

Which entrance exam is best for B.Pharmacy?

There are different national-level and state-level exams like GPAT, NIPER JEE, OJEE, NPAT, UPSEE and MHT-CET that you can take for admission in B.Pharma courses in India.

 

Is B.Pharma a good course choice?

Yes, B.Pharma degree holders have a huge scope as they can work in both government and private sectors as pharmacists, and drug inspectors, and have their own medical stores.

 

How to get admission into a B.Pharma Course?

To get admission into the B.Pharma course, candidates need to fulfil the eligibility criteria by providing the state or national level entrance exam score card along with basic documents like PUC or 10+2 exam marks card in Physics, Chemistry and Biology from a recognized board with a minimum of 45% aggregate.

 

What is the fee for B.Pharma courses in India?

The B.Pharma fees vary between INR 40,000 to INR 6 Lakhs depending on the type of college selected. 

 

What are the exams accepted in West Bengal for B.Pharma?

To get admission into B.Pharma in West Bengal colleges, candidates need to appear for national or state level exams like GPAT and WBJEE. To appear for WBJEE, candidates need to have a 10+2 examination certificate in Physics, Chemistry and Biology as compulsory subjects from a recognized board with a 45% minimum aggregate. Apart from that, candidates must have passed English in 10+2 with a minimum of 30% marks.

 

How to apply for a B.Pharma course in Karnataka?

To apply for a B.Pharma course in Karnataka, candidates need to appear for national-level or state-level exams like GPAT and KCET.

 

Is NEET required for admission into B.Pharmacy course?

No, NEET is not required for admission into B.Pharmacy course. Students looking to get admission into B.Pharmacy can either appear for national-level exam GPAT or state-level exams like WBJEE, UPSEE, KCET and MHT-CET.

 

When will the MHT-CET application for B.Pharma be released?

MHT-CET application form is usually released in the month of February and the last date to fill and submit the application is usually in April. The admit card for the same is released in the month of July and the exam is conducted in the month of August.

 

While preparing for MHT-CET applicants, you can refer to the below-mentioned reference material:

  • MHT-CET Chemistry by Arihant Publishers
  • Marvel Chemistry for MHT-CET by Mayur Mehta, Chitra Joshi, Rekha Diwekar
  • MHT-CET Physics by AJ Bapat (Marvel Publication)
  • Complete Reference Manual MH-CET Physics M.K. Dikshit (Arihant Publication)
  • MCQ Physics for MHT-CET by A J Bapat (Marvel Publication)
  • MCQ Mathematics for MHT-CET by Hemant G. Ainapure (Marvel Publication)
  • NCERT Textbooks 
  • And many more

How to get admission to B.Pharma courses in Uttar Pradesh?

To get admission in B.Pharma courses in Uttar Pradesh, candidates need to appear for UPSEE state-level exam or national-level exam like GPAT.  UPSEE exam form is released in the month of April and the last date to submit the application is in May. The UPSEE exam is expected to be in the month of July

 

How to apply for UPSEE 2022?

To apply for UPSEE 2022 exam: 

  • Visit the official website of the UPSEE entrance exam.
  • Register with the website by providing the email ID and phone number 
  • It's recommended to check the eligibility criteria for UPSEE before applying.
  • Upon confirmation, you can fill out the UPSEE application by providing personal details and educational qualifications.
  • Check the details filled in the boxes before submitting. 
  • Next, you can submit the application by paying the UPSEE application fees

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