HP PAT 2019: Registration, Dates (Announced), Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus

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HP PAT 2019 Exam Date has been Released, The Exam will be held on 19th May 2019. HP PAT is referred to as Himachal Pradesh Polytechnic Admission Test, and it is a state level entrance examination. HP PAT 2019 is organized once every year by the HPTEB, Dharamshala. It is an exam to get admission into first year & lateral entry of various Diploma courses.

Candidates can get admission through this exam into various government and private (unaided) Polytechnic institutions in the state.

Here, candidates will get all the information of HP PAT 2019 containing Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Admit Cards and Syllabus Etc.

HP PAT 2019 Notification – Exam Date Announced

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HP PAT 2019 Highlights

Exam NameHP PAT
Full FormHimachal Pradesh Polytechnic Admission Test
Exam TypesUG Level
Exam LevelState Level
Courses OfferedDiploma
Conducting BodyHPTEB, Dharamshala
Application ModeOnline
Exam ModeOffline
Exam Date19th May 2019
Exam Duration3 hours
Official websitehttp://www.hptechboard.com
Helpline01892-222662, 01892-229054
Email [email protected]

HP PAT Exam Dates 2019

Candidates can get details in the table of HP PAT 2019 exam dates mentioned for the entrance exam.

All candidates who are going to appear for the exam must know the essential dates provided below:

Here we have presented the tentative exam schedule of HP PAT 2019:

The opening of application formthe 3rd week of April 2019
The closing of application form2nd week of May 2019
Availability of admit card3rd week of May 2019
Exam date19th May 2019
Releasing of answer key4th week of May 2019
Declaration of resultLast week of May 2019
Counseling starts from1st week of June 2019

HP PAT Application Form 2019

HP PAT 2019 application form will be available from 3rd week of April 2019 and Closing of application form is 2nd week of May 2019.

Candidates have to fill and submit all the required details in the application form carefully.

Candidates are suggested to fill the online application form only after reading the HP PAT 2019 prospectus.

  • Candidates have to fill and submit the HP PAT 2019 application form through online mode.
  • HP PAT application form 2019 from being started from the third week of April 2019.
  • Candidates must fill and submit the online application form before the second week of May 2019.
  • Candidates must fill all the details should be filled carefully and as per the format.
  • After filling details in the application, candidates have to upload the photo and signature in the application form.
  • After submitting the online application, candidates must take a printout of the declaration slip.

Application fee:

Candidates have to fill and submit the application before the due date mentioned on the website.

All candidates have to pay HP PAT 2019 application fees according to candidate’s category wise. Payment can be done by candidates through online mode.

  • The application will be Rs. 650/- for general candidates.
  • Fee for OBC/SC/ST candidates will be Rs. 400/-.
  • Candidates can pay the application fee either through online mode or any SBI bank Challan.

HP PAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Before applying candidates needs to check the full HP PAT 2019 eligibility criteria so they can check whether they are eligible to apply or not. Below is provided HP PAT 2019 eligibility criteria contains Domicile requirements and Qualification criteria of Engineering & Other Courses and Pharmacy Courses.

Candidates must check their eligibility before applying for the exam:

Domicile Requirement:

  • The candidate must belong to the Himachal Pradesh state.

Qualification Criteria:

For Engineering & Other Courses:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidate must pass 10th class or its equivalent examination from any recognized board or HP board.
  • Minimum Marks: Candidate must secure 35% marks in aggregate in the qualifying examination.
  • Appearing Candidates: Appearing candidates can also apply.

For Pharmacy Courses:

  • Qualifying Exam: Passed intermediate examination/1st year of 3-year degree course/10+2 (academic stream)/pre- degree/vocational HSC in science stream.
  • Minimum Marks: Candidate must secure 35% marks in aggregate in the qualifying examination.
  • Subjects: The mandatory subjects in which a candidate has to pass the qualifying exam are Mathematics, Science and English.
  • Appearing Candidates: Appearing candidates can also apply.

HP PAT Exam Pattern 2019

HP PAT 2019 entrance exam will be held in the 3rd week of May 2019. HP PAT 2019 Entrance exam is organized in offline mode means pen and paper-based mode.

And candidates have to complete questions paper within three hours duration.

  • Mode of Exam: The test will be organized through offline mode (OMR sheet).
  • Duration of Exam: The exam will be of about 3 hours.
  • Total Questions: Total of 150 questions will be asked in the exam.
  • Type of Questions: The question will be multiple choice questions.
  • Marking Scheme:4 marks will be awarded for each correct answer.
  • Negative Marking:1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect response.
  • The language of the Paper: The exam will be asked in both English and Hindi language.
SubjectsNo. of Questions


The reservation of seats as per the categories are given below:

General or Open55%
Scheduled Caste22%
Scheduled Tribe5%
Other Backward Classes18%
Son/Daughter of Army Officer/Retired Army Officer15%
Son/Daughter/Grandson of Freedom Fighter2%
PwD Candidates3%
Sports Person2%
Backward Area4%

Preparation Tips 2019

  • Candidates should make a proper plan for the study.
  • Give equal time as per the difficulty level of the exam.
  • Study all topics from chapters per scheduled follow it on a regular basis.
  • Go through complete syllabus and exam pattern prescribed by the officials.
  • Candidates can solve the question from previous years question paper and textbooks.
  • Keep yourself healthy for the exam.

HP PAT Syllabus 2019

Candidates must prepare for exam ass per prescribed syllabus in official. Candidates have to study from subjects such as physics, chemistry, mathematics, and English. HP PAT 2019 syllabus includes from class 10th syllabus.

All questions will be based on the NCERT syllabus so, candidates can study form the NCERT.

HP PAT Admit Card 2019

Authority will issue HP PAT admit card 2019 on the third week of May 2019. Candidates can download the HP PAT admit card 2019 through online mode.

No authority will send admit cards to any candidates individually by post or email.

  • Candidates can get the admit card on the official website.
  • The HP PAT admit card 2019 contains details like candidate’s name, roll number, exam date, time, exam venue and other details.
  • Candidates have to carry valid admit cards in the examination.
  • HP PAT Answer Key will be Available after the Exam.

HP PAT Result 2019

Authority will publish the HP PAT 2019 Results through online mode on the official portal. By entering application number or date of birth, candidates will be able to check their result.

  • HP PAT 2019 Results will be declared in the last week of May 2019.
  • Before the HP PAT 2019 Results declared authority would publish the answer key of the examination in the fourth week of May 2019.
  • Candidates will be shortlisted for admission by candidates obtained scored in the HP PAT 2019
  • Candidates are suggested to take a printout of the result for further admission process.

HP PAT Counselling 2019

Authority will conduct the HP PAT 2019 counseling through online mode which will b held in the first week of June 2019. Counseling will be held in multiple rounds which depends upon the availability of seats.

  • If seats remain, vacant Authority will conduct centralized offline counseling.
  • Candidates will be given seat as per the preference filled by them in counseling.
  • Candidates who are invited for counseling have to carry all original required documents along with their photocopies for the verification process.

Documents to be submitted at the time of admission:

  • HP PAT 2019 Admit Card and Result
  • Date of Birth proof (certificate issued by the school Principal)
  • Qualifying Exam Mark Sheet
  • HP State Bonafide/Domicile
  • Category Certificate (if applicable)
  • Character Certificate
  • Aadhar Card
  • Medical Fitness Certificate
  • Bank Account Number/IFSC Number

HP PAT Exam Centers 2019

The PAT of the year 2019 held in 29 stations across the State list of Test stations along with their corresponding codes are given below:

Name of Examination StationState Code
Sujanpur Tihra07
Nehran Pukhar10
Rampur Busher23


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