Get CollegeDekho
Mobile App
 Live Help
 0141-3990699
Login
Signup
Institutes
Courses & Exams
News & Articles
GAT (PGP)-M.Pharmacy -

GITAM Admission Test (PGP)-M.Pharmacy (GAT (PGP)-M.Pharmacy - 2016)

Online | State Level Exam
Important Dates
Registration Date
Mar 13, 2016
Admit Card Date
Apr 11, 2016
Test Date
Apr 19, 2016
Result Date
May 16, 2016

GAT (PGP)-M.Pharmacy 2016 - Exam Pattern

Exam Paper Type : Online    |     Exam Duration : 2.0 Hr

Section Duration Marks # Questions
Pharmaceutics 30 Minutes 100 25
Pharmaceutical Analysis & Quality Assurance 30 Minutes 100 25
Pharmacology 30 Minutes 100 25
Pharmaceutical Chemistry 30 Minutes 100 25

Test Duration- 2 Hours

Total Marks- 400

Total Questions- 100 

Marking System –

  • Each correct answer will be awarded 4 marks.

  • 1 mark will be deducted from the score for each wrong answer.

GAT (PGP)-M.Pharmacy 2016 Syllabus

Chapters
  1. Matter and properties of matter
  2. Micromeretics and powder rheology
  3. Surface and interfacial phenomenon
  4. Viscosity and rheology
  5. Dispersion systems
  6. Complexation
  7. Kinetics and drug Stability
Chapters
  1. Sources of crude drugs of natural origin and their classification
  2. plant growth regulators
  3. Adulteration and types of adulterants
  4. Methods of evaluation of crude drugs
  5. classes of phytoconstituents- Alkaloids
  6. diagnostic features
  7. chemical constituents
  8. substituents and allied drugs
  9. Study of fibres used in pharmacy
  10. Plant tissue culture
  11. Applications of plant tissue culture
Chapters
  1. Quality assurance and quality control methods
  2. Pharmacopoeial assays
  3. Chromatographic methods (Paper, TLC, Column, GC and HPLC)
  4. Conductometry and Polarography
  5. Gravimetric analysis
  6. Concepts of qualitative and quantitative analysis
Chapters
  1. General pharmacological principles including Toxicology
  2. Autonomic nervous system
  3. Gastro intestinal system and Respiratory system
  4. Pharmacology of Autacoids
  5. Pharmacology of Endocrine system
  6. Thyroid hormones and Antithyroid drugs
  7. Insulin
  8. Oral hypoglycemics
  9. Estrogens
  10. Progesterone and Oral contraceptives
  11. Androgens and Anabolic steroids
  12. Chemotherapeutic agents
  13. Clinical Pharmacy
Chapters
  1. Preformulation studies
  2. Pharmaceutical calculations
  3. blood products and plasma substitutes and surgical products
  4. Cosmetic preparations
Chapters
  1. Gastrointestinal agents
  2. Electrolytes
  3. Haematinics
  4. Topical agents
  5. Dental products
Chapters
  1. Passage of drugs across biological barrier
  2. Basic principles of Pharmacokinetics
  3. Compartment kinetics
  4. Concept of clearance
  5. I.V. drug administration
  6. Bioavailability and bioequivalence
  7. Concept of clearance
Chapters
  1. Introduction to drug design
  2. Stereochemistry of drug molecules
  3. Hypnotics and Sedatives
  4. Neuroleptics
  5. Antidepressants
  6. Anxiolytics
  7. Anticonvulsants
  8. Local Anaesthetics
  9. Cardiovascular drugs
  10. Antihypertensive drugs
  11. Antihistaminics
  12. Analgesics
  13. Chemotherapeutic agents
Chapters
  1. Pharmacy Act 1948
  2. Drugs and Cosmetics Act 1940 and Rules 1945 and amendments thereto
  3. Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances Act 1985 and Rules
  4. Drugs Price Control Order

GAT (PGP)-M.Pharmacy Exam Prepartions FAQ

1) What are the eligibility criteria for GAT(PGP)-M.Pharmacy Program?

Pass in B.Pharm. from a recognized university with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade and score obtained in GAT (PGP) .

2) Can I take admission if the result of my qualifying examination is awaited or I have back-log/ re-appear/ compartment in the qualifying examination?

Applicants who are either awaiting their result or are due to appear for qualifying exam may also apply, provided they furnish/ submit the result of the qualifying examination to the university either by the last date of provisional registration or at the time of admission, or by the last date as specified by the university.

3) What is the age limit for a student who wishes to apply for the M.Pharma in Gitam University ?

There is no minimum age bar for the student to apply For the B.Pharma course at Gitam University .

4) Will there be any breaks during the exam?

No, there will be no scheduled breaks during the test but candidates are allowed to go to the restroom by raising their hand to inform the test centre administrator. Note that the on-screen timer will continue running during restroom breaks.

5) If I have done Graduation through PART TIME or DISTANCE LEARNING MODE, am I eligible to apply for GAT(PGP)-M.Pharmacy exam?

No,you are not allowed.

6) What is the scoring pattern and rule for negative marking?

Each question has four options out of which one is correct. Each correct answer will be awarded 4 marks and 1 mark will be deducted from the score for each wrong answer. The unanswered questions will receive nil marks.

7) I am a B. Pharmacy third year student. Am I eligible for GAT ?

No, B. Pharmacy third year students are not eligible to appear in GAT examination.