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Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry Admission 2021: Dates, Application, Eligibility, Selection, Result

Rahul Raj
Rahul RajUpdated On: May 17, 2021 10:38 am IST

Looking forward to B.Pharm Lateral Entry 2021 admissions in Kerala? In order to be eligible, candidates must qualify Kerala B.Pharm Lateral 2021 Entrance Exam and participate in seat allotment process.

Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry Admission 2021

In order to take admission to the B.Pharma Lateral Entry course in Kerala, the candidate needs to appear for the Kerala B.Pharm Lateral 2021 Examination conducted by CEE. The Commissioner of Entrance Examination (CEE), Kerala, conducts a state-level entrance exam for the B.Pharm lateral entry course. Based on the candidate's performance in the Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry 2021 Entrance Exam, the conducting body will release the Allotment List, Rank List, and Category List.

Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry Admission Highlights 2021

The major highlights of Kerala B.Pharm admissions 2021 are mentioned below:-



Course Name

B.Pharm (Lateral Entry)

Conducting body

Commissioner of Entrance Exams(CEE )


Computer Based Test

Type of Questions


Total number of Question



1 hr 30 minutes

Marking Scheme

Candidates will receive four marks for each correct answer. For each incorrect response, one mark will be deducted.

About Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry Admission 2021

Candidates who have secured a Diploma in Pharmacy can apply for B.Pharm Lateral Entry 2021 admissions in Kerala. But in order to be accepted to the B.Pharm programme, candidates must appear for the Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry 2021 entrance exam.

Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry Important Dates 2021

Provided below are the important dates for Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry 2021 admission:-



Start Date of Application


Last Date of Application


Admit Card


Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry Exam Date






Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry Eligibility Criteria 2021

Candidates who are interested in B.Pharma Lateral Entry admission in Kerala are advised to check the eligibility. The eligibility for Kerala B.Pharm lateral entry admission 2021 is as follows:


Eligibility Criteria


APPLICANT should be an Indian citizen of Kerala origin


There is no upper age limit for B.Pharm Lateral Entry admission. 

Academic qualifications

  • The candidate should have studied Diploma in Pharmacy in an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India (PCI

  • And have secured at least 50% aggregate marks 

  • In addition, candidates should have obtained registration with the Pharmacy Council and that registration certificate has to be produced at the time of counselling

Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry Application Process 2021

Candidates can apply for Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry 2021 by filling the registration form available on the official website of the CEE. The direct link to apply for Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry 2021 is also provided below. 

Direct Link to Apply for Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry 2021

Step 1: Registration

  • Visit the CEE official website.

  • Registration yourself by entering the necessary basic details

  • After the registration, candidates will receive a system-generated ‘Application Number’

Step 2: Fill Application

  • All the basic information required for the B.Pharm Lateral Entry application form are to be filled in at this stage such as name, academic qualification, category, reservation of seat etc. 

  • After completing the application form click on the 'Final Submission’ button.

Step 3: Pay Application Fee

The Application fee can be paid through the online mode or through e-Challan.

Application fee:-


Application Fee


Rs 800/-


Rs 400/-



Step 4: Upload Photograph, Signature and Documents

In this step, candidates need to upload their recent photograph, signature, all necessary documents in PDF format

Step 5: Print Application form

Take the print out of the application form for future use.

Documents required for Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry Admission 2021

The list of documents required for Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry Admission 2021 are listed below:-

  • Proof of date of birth.  

  • Proof for nativity  

  • Nationality Certificate

  • Non-creamy layer Certificates/Community Certificate, if applicable

  • Inter-Caste marriage certificate, if applicable.

  • Income Certificate, if applicable.

  • Children of Fisherman/ inmates of Srichitra Home, Nirbhaya Home, Juvenile Home and other institution run by the Government, for fee concession, if applicable.

  • Economically Weaker Section (EWS), if applicable

  • Physically Disabled (PD) Certificate, if applicable

Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry Selection Process 2021

Selection on the basis of Entrance Examination: Selection of candidates for B.pharm Lateral entry admission 2021 will be made on the basis of a Computer Based Test conducted by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations (CEE). Candidates who qualify for the 2021 entrance exams will be eligible for counselling for the allotment of seats.

Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry 2021 →Result→Merit List→Seat Allotment

Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry Seat Allotment 2021

The candidates who appeared in the Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry 2021 entrance test will be able to check the 1st & 2nd allotment list. Allotment of candidates will also include Last Rank details announced by CEE. The validity of the rank list will be up to 3 months after the declaration of results. Candidates must keep in mind that there will be no provision of revaluation of answer sheets. A provisional category list also is published by CEE. The Rank List has been uploaded in a PDF File Format.

Kerala B.Pharm Lateral Entry Seat Reservation 2021

In the case of self-financing colleges, 50% of the lateral entry seats of Self-financing Pharmacy Colleges will be filled by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, on the basis of the rank obtained in the Entrance Examination and the other 50% will be filled up by the management. Seats available in Govt. Colleges will be filled by the Commissioner for Entrance Examination.

Top B.Pharma Colleges in Kerala 2021

Some of the Top B.Pharma Colleges in Kerala are mentioned below. 

Grace College of Pharmacy

Nehru College of Pharmacy

Pushpagiri College of Pharmacy

National College of Pharmacy

Crescent College of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Ezhuthachan College of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Nazareth College Of Pharmacy

Karuna Medical College

Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Pharmacy

St Joseph's college of pharmacy

To get admission to any of these colleges, please fill out our common application form. Our Expert Admission Counselor will get in touch with you and provide you with all the necessary information to ensure your admission.


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