This year, NTA had conducted the GPAT 2019 Examination in 84 cities. GPAT is a computer-based test for which almost 42,827 candidates registered. Lately, till February 03, 2019 NTA was accepting the challenges regarding the GPAT 2019 Answer Key which they released on February 01, 2019. This test allows the institutes who are offering Pharmacy to select the graduates for admission into M.Pharm Programmes. GPAT has been a 3-hour long computer based online test which was conducted in a single session.

Earlier, GPAT was conducted by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) but this time it was conducted by NTA. It has lately conducted national level exams like JEE Main, CMAT, NEET UG, UGC NET. Candidates have a golden opportunity as the GPAT score is accepted by all AICTE Approved Institutions/ Departments / Affiliated Colleges. Some of the scholarships and other financial assistance are also given to students on the basis of the GPAT score.