GPAT Exam Analysis 2020

Updated By Sakunth Kumar on 11 Sep, 2020 11:06

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GPAT 2020 Exam Analysis

GPAT 2020 exam has been held on 28th January. After that, candidates can check the paper analysis for GPAT 2020 on CollegeDekho. GPAT is a popular exam for admission to the best M.Pharm Colleges in India. Conducted by AICTE every year in the month of January. The online exam is a gateway for students to pursue higher education in the field of Pharmacy. Once the result is out, the admission rounds take place until the month of April and the academic sessions start in July-Aug.

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GPAT 2020 Exam Analysis

GPAT 2020 exam was conducted on 28th Jan 2020. Over the past few GPAT exam analysis trends, it has been noticed that the Chemistry section of the exam has been a tough section for the students. According to the GPAT 2020 exam analysis, Questions Featured in GPAT 2020 are Antiplatelet, glaucoma, tubocurarine, digestion question. The detailed GPAT 2020 exam analysis will be updated here soon.

Some of the most important questions featured in GPAT 2020 are as follows:

Saccharin how many times sweeter than sucrose?
Thixotropy related question
The concentration of dye ink dye and lake formulation
Mis branded related question?
Cosmetic manufacturing-related question?

GPAT Previous Year Exam Analysis

GPAT 2017 was conducted on 28th & 29th January 2018. Overall, the examination was easy as compared to the GPAT exam conducted in 2016. According to some students, 3 hours was sufficient for them to complete the paper and they even had spare time to review their answers. The questions asked in the paper were from various topics including Microbiology, Celtics, Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Medicinal Chemistry, Cognosy, Organic & Inorganic Chemistry, Cology & Pharmaceutical Management.

Section-wise Analysis of GPAT 2017

Pharmaceutics: This section was quite simple. Out of the total 20 questions, around 12-14 turned out to be quite easy as they only required implementation of basic concepts. Around 15-17 attempts with 90% accuracy were considered good for this section.

Pharmacognosy: With moderate difficulty level, this section had many direct questions. Out of the 19 questions, around 13-15 attempts with 90% accuracy was considered good.

Pharmaceutical Analysis: Rated as an easy section to attempt, it had a total of 13 questions. In this section, there were 3 Statement/Conclusion type questions. Also, there were single questions only and no set-based questions in this section. Out of the 13 questions, around 8-9 attempts with 90% accuracy was considered good.

Chemistry (Medicinal/Organic/Inorganic): The difficulty level of this section was easy-to-medium, with a total number of 30 questions. Around 15-17 attempts with 85-90% accuracy was considered good.

Pharma Cology: There were around 15 questions in this section and the difficulty level was moderate. Around 9-11 attempts with 85% accuracy was considered good.

Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence/Pharmaceutical Management/Microbiology: This section had been rated as easy. Out of all 26 questions, around 6-8 attempts with 90% accuracy was considered good.

Section No. of QuestionsDifficulty LevelGood Attempts
Pharma Ceutics20Easy to Moderate15+
Cognosy19Easy to Moderate13+
Pharmaceutical Analysis13Easy8+
Chemistry30Moderate to Difficult15+
Pharma Cology17Moderate9+
Pharmaceutical Jurisprudance / Pharmaceutical Management / Microbiology26Easy to Moderate20+
Overall125Easy to Moderate80+

Disclaimer: All details related to analysis have been gathered from various sources, and are subject to change. Candidates must cross-check with the official website of the examination before taking a final decision.

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