UPCPMT 2018 - Uttar Pradesh Combined Pre Medical Test

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Exam Name Utter Pradesh Combined Pre-Medical Test
Commonly Known As UP CPMT
Organizing Authority Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya University, Awadh
Official Website  –
Exam Type State Level Entrance Examination
Programs Offered Different Medical Courses
Mode of Exam Offline- Pen and paper based
Number of questions 200
Section Analytical Ability

Mathematical Ability

Communication Ability

Total Marks 200
Type of questions MCQ
Exam duration 3 Hours
Eligibility Criteria Candidates should have scored at least 50% aggregate (general category) in class 12th  with Physics, Chemistry and Biology, 40% for candidates belonging to the reserved categories
Exam Date  3rd week of May 2018

What is UPCPMT?

The Utter Pradesh Combined Pre-Medical Test (UP CPMT) is an Entrance Test for selection of candidates for admission into Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS), and Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery(BUMS) courses in various Government and approved Colleges of Utter Pradesh. The UPCPMT is conducted by Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya University, Awadh on behalf of the Uttar Pradesh Government.

Structure of UPCPMT exam

As the UP CPMT is a medical entrance test, it will cover questions from the subjects Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, and Botany.

Mode of Examination It is an offline pen and paper based examination and will only be conducted once a year
Duration of Examination 3 hours usually conducted from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
Total Number of Questions 200
Marking Scheme One mark will be awarded for every correct answer and no negative  marking for incorrect answers
Maximum possible marks 200
Type of Question Multiple Choice (i.e. Objective type of questions)
Sections ·         There are four sections here: Botany, Zoology, Physics, and Chemistry

·         Each of the four sections has 50 questions and hence each section has a weightage of 50 marks.

Syllabus The Question Paper of CPMT will be based on the

Syllabus of Intermediate for the Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects in the Utter Pradesh Intermediate Board.

 

Medium of Paper

·         English

·         Hindi

The paper will be bilingual so in case of any error of filling out the language of preference during the exam, it will not be an issue.

UPCPMT 2018 Eligibility Criteria

  • A candidate must be an Indian National to be eligible for the examination.
  • A candidate must have completed a minimum of 17 years as on 31st December of the year of the admission i.e. if the candidate is applying for UP CPMT 2018, they must be 17 years old by December 31st, 2018.
  • A candidate must also be a resident (domicile) of Uttar Pradesh.
  • A candidate who has passed high school and intermediate from Uttar Pradesh education board but is not living in the state at present will also be able to apply for this examination.
  • A candidate who has passed their 11th and 12th standard for a school/college in Utter Pradesh are also eligible to apply.
  • A candidate must also qualify their 12th examination or equivalent examination with their subjects including Physics, Chemistry, Biology as well as English.
  • For a candidate to be eligible for the examination, they must have scored at least 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology in their qualifying examination in the case of General or OBC Category. A candidate from the SC/ST category will have to score a minimum of 40% marks.
  • If a candidate is a first year of the three year degree course from a recognized university, with Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Bio-Technology as their subjects and if they have provided the examination in a University Exam and candidate has passed 10+2 with English at a level not less than a core course they will also be eligible to apply.
  • The same criteria also apply to a student that has pursued their B.Sc in a recognized university. Students from the 10 + 2 + 3 system will have to undergo a special one-year pre-medical training program before getting admission.

Application forms and submission procedure

The application process for the UP CPMT is an online process. Candidates registering for the examination must visit the official website and click on “Apply Online”. No offline application forms will be given to candidates in the post or in person.

There are three main parts to the application process: Online Registration for UP CPMT, Payment of Fee, and Filling up the application for UPCPMT.

Online Registration

  1. A candidate will have to initiate the process by registering themselves on the official website. After carefully reading all the given instructions, one will have to confirm the same by checking an “I have read all detail” box.
  2. After doing so. The candidate will have to enter their personal information such as their Name, Mobile Number, Date of Birth, Email Id, Father & Mother’s Name, etc. It is important to assure information such as Email ID and Mobile Number are correct as they will be used for further correspondence. Changes are not allowed to be done as these are linked to the user ID and password of the candidate’s account. Candidates who have given a wrong mobile number or e‐mail ID may remain in touch with CPMT website to get the latest information issued by the CPMT as they might not be getting information through SMS or e‐mail.
  3. After that is done, an application number and a password will be sent to the Email ID and Mobile Number.

Payment of Application Fee

After obtaining the Application Number and Password, a candidate can log into his/her account using these credentials. The next step of this process will be the fee payment.

  1. Fee payment can be done in both an online and offline mode. All General and OBC category candidate will have to pay a fee of 1400 rupees and those candidates belonging to the SC/ ST category will have to pay a fee of 700 rupees.
  2. A candidate will have to fill in the Registration Number and Date of Birth to receive the payment process screen. Then one can pay using online payment via net banking/ Credit Card/ Debit card or through an E‐Challan at the branches of State Bank of India.

Filling up the application form

After successfully making the payment, you will be able to proceed with the rest of the application.

The following details will have to be filled out:

  • Personal Details: A candidate will have to enter details such as Father’s Name, Mother’s Name and their Gender, Nationality, their Residential Details.
  • Educational Qualification: A candidate will also have to enter details regarding their 10th standard and 12th standard education. This information will include the board they have passed out from, the name of their school, their marks in each of these examinations and so on. All details will have to be filled out as per the certificates they have received.
  • Corresponding Address: A candidate will have to furnish their correspondence address, phone number, and Email ID.
  • Exam City Preference: A candidate can give up to three preferences from the cities they would like to report to for their examination. The centers will be allotted on a first-come-first-serve A candidate will not be able to change their center under any circumstance.

Upload Documents

After filling out all the above details, a candidate will have to upload things such as their photograph, signature and their thumb impression. The photograph will have to be in JPG form and the size of the image must be less than 50 KB. The signature will also be in JPG format and its size must be less than 20 KB. Finally, the right-hand thumb impression must also be scanned and in JPG format and its size must be less than 20 KB.

After filling out and reviewing the application form, the candidate can submit the form. The filled out application form can be printed out and it can be kept for further reference.

Admit Card

The Admit Card for UP CPMT is usually given out during the month of May. In the year of 2016, the admit cards were given out during the period of 11th May to 16th May.Candidates will be able to download the admit card from the official website. They will need to enter the Application Number and the Date of Birth in order to download it.

The Admit Card will have details such as the Name of the Candidate, the Candidate’s Application Number, Exam Centre, Exam Time, etc.

Admission Procedure

The counseling will be conducted by the DGMEUP.

The result of UP CPMT will be uploaded to the official website as per schedule. It is usually released during the first week of June. The result will be in rank format. Ranks will be given out based on the total number of marks obtained by the candidate in this entrance examination. Candidates will be able to see their marks and rank post the declaration of result.

After the announcement, a merit will be released based on which the counseling procedure will take place.

Notification

The notification for UPSCMT (Uttar Pradesh Common Pre-Medical Test) 2018 for admission into programs like BAMS (Bachelor of Ayurveda medicine and surgery), BUMS(Bachelor of Unani medicine and surgery) and BHMS (Bachelor of homeopathic medicine and surgery) will be announced on the official site  of the test which will be tentatively announced by February 2018.

Syllabus

The syllabus of UPSCPMT comprises of 3 subjects.  The subjects are namely physics, chemistry, and biology. The syllabus is generally based on the intermediate level of scientific study which comprises of topics from 11th and 12th standard science subject.

  • The syllabus of physics is divided into 2 sections.
  • The syllabus of chemistry is divided into 2 sections
  • The syllabus of biology is further divided into two segments which are botany and Zoology; these both are further divided into 2 sections each.
PHYSICS
SECTION – 1 SECTION – 2
Electromagnetism Measurement and kinematics
Electricity Mechanics
Electron physics Wave Motion and sound
Radiation and atomic physics General properties of matter
Nuclear physics Heat
Light
CHEMISTRY
SECTION -1 SECTION- 2
Alkyl halides The study of chemical equilibria
Alcohols Laws of gases
Ethers Thermochemistry
Aldehydes Transition elements
Ketones Catalyst
Isomerism Preparation of colloidal solution
Aromatic compound
Study of alkanes
Alkaline metals
BIOLOGY
BOTANY ZOOLOGY
SECTION – 1 SECTION – 2 SECTION – 1 SECTION – 2
Cell The study of photosynthesis Animal Tissues Organic evolution
Ecosystem Respiratory system Arthropoda Origin of life
The Plant Kingdom Growth and movement Porifera Genetics
Systematic Study of Algae Transpiration Protozoa Mutation
Bacteria Translocation ­- Animal physiology
Fungi Heredity
Sporogenesis
Human evolution
Fruits
Cell differentiation

UPCPMT 2018 Important Dates

The date for UPCPMT 2018 has not yet been published. The following are previous year dates which can be used as a guideline for the next year’s exam dates. The examination event date for 2018 will be around the same time as the year 2016 and 2017.

UPCPMT EXAM EVENTS IMPORTANT DATES
Registration for UPCPMT 2018 online application 2nd  week of March 2017
Fee deposition on next working day after Registration 2nd  week of March 2017
Filling up of UPCPMT 2017 Application forms on next working day of fee deposition 2nd  week of March 2017
Duration of downloading the UPCPMT 2018 Admit Cards 2nd  week of May 2017
UPCPMT 2018 Exam Date 3rd  week of May 2017
Date of declaration of Result First week of June 2017
Publishing of Answer key First week of June 2017

List of UPCPMT Examination Centres

The list of exam centers for UPCPMT – 2018 are as follows:

  • Agra
  • Aligarh
  • Allahabad
  • Azamgarh
  • Bareilly
  • Faizabad
  • Ghaziabad
  • Gorakhpur
  • Jhansi
  • Jaunpur
  • Kanpur
  • Lucknow
  • Meerut
  • Moradabad
  • Muzaffarnagar
  • Noida
  • Saharanpur
  • Varanasi

Contact Details

Candidates can contact the following address and phone number for resolving queries and other exam related questions:

Address:

The chairman,

Combined pre-medical test

CPMT cell,

Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gorakhpur University (U.P.)

Website: cpmtup2016.org (2016)

Phone number: 0522 – 2999853, 2258727

Fax number: 0522 – 2258818, 2257539

Helpline email id: [email protected] (2016)

In case of assistance for payment of fees candidates can contact: [email protected]

List of colleges accepting UPCPMT score

  • Government medical college, Azamgarh
  • BRD Medical College, Gorakhpur
  • Maharani Laxmi Bai Medical College, (MLB) Jhansi
  • Motilal Nehru Medical College, (MLNMC) Allahabad
  • SN Medical College, Agra
  • King George Medical University (KGMC), Lucknow
  • Government Medical College, Jalaun
  • Lal Bahadur Shastri Homeopathic Medical College, Allahabad
  • G Medical University, Lucknow
  • S.V.M. Medical College, Kanpur

UPCPMT Results

UPCPMT 2018 result will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in the entrance test. Based on the result, merit list will be prepared of the eligible candidates. Candidates can check their results/merit list online on the official website of the test in the first week of June 2018 (tentative).

Candidates can download their results online by entering their phone number and unique password.

Also, students can get notified about the result by SMS or email by registering or subscribing their number or email.

Cut-Off

The cutoff percentage of UP CPMT exam is evaluated on some factors which are the number of candidates appearing for the test, number of candidates qualifying the test, difficulty level of question paper, number of vacancy for admission, performance of the candidates in the entrance test, last year’s cutoff percentage, category of candidates and more.

In 2015 approximately 1 lakh 21 thousand 9 hundred students applied for UPCPMT examination. Ronak Jain of Agra stood as a topper in the 2015 examination.

The qualifying percent for admission is as follows:

Candidate Category Qualifying Marks
General Category 50%
Reserved Category (OBC, SC and ST) 40%

The cutoff ranks for top colleges of the state are as follows:

Medical/Dental College Name Opening Rank Closing Rank
K.G.Medical University Lucknow 37 88
G.S.V.M. Medical College Kanpur 109 235
M.L.B. Medical College Jhansi 544 654
Maharana Pratap College, Kanpur 9514 14832

Score Validity

Scores/ Rank of UPCPMT is valid for an academic year for which the candidate has given the entrance test. It cannot be used next year or as any other entrance test score.

Reservation/Seat Distribution

The seat reservation as per different categories are as follows:

CATEGORY OF CANDIDATES PERCENTAGE OF RESERVATION
Scheduled Caste(SC) 21%
Scheduled tribe (ST) 25 %
Other backward class (OBC) 27%
PwD candidates 3%
Women candidates 20%
NCC candidates 01%
Family member of freedom fighter and defence quota 2%
BAMS (Bachelor of Ayurveda medicine and surgery)COLLEGES UNDER UPCPMT NUMBER OF SEATS
Government ayurvedic college Lucknow 50
Lalit Hari ayurvedic college 50
Ayurvedic college 40
Bundelkhand ayurvedic Jhansi 40
Sahu ram Narayan Murali Manohar ayurvedic college Bareilly 40
Swami Kalyan dev Rajkiya ayurvedic college Rampur Muzaffarnagar 30
Lalbahadur Shastri ayurvedic college handia Allahabad 30
Rajkiya ayurvedic college Varanasi 40
Total Seats in BAMS 320

The seat distribution of various colleges as per the course-

BHMS(Bachelor of homeopathic medicine and surgery) COLLEGES UNDER UPCPMT NUMBER OF SEATS
National homeopathic medical college Lucknow 50
Lal Bahadur Shastri Homeopathic medical college, Allahabad 50
Kanpur Homeopathic Medical College, Kanpur 50
Dr Brij Kishore homeopathic medical college, Faizabad 30
Shri Durga Ji homeopathic medical college chandeshwar, Azamgarh 30
Ghazipur homeopathic medical college, Ghazipur 50
Kedar Nath girdhari lal Khatri homeopathic medical college Moradabad 40
Total seats in BHMS  300

UPCPMT 2018 Counselling Schedule

Once the result is declared online, the candidates have to register themselves by paying a fee for the counselling session.

The counselling session is done on the basis of the merit rank secured by the student in the entrance test.

During the counselling, session candidates have the freedom to select their choice of course.

The counselling session is maximum 3 rounds which consist of verification of documents, Group discussion and personal interview with the candidate.

The exact date for counselling for the year 2018 has not yet been published. The following is last year’s counselling schedule.

The counselling schedule for the year 2018 will be tentative as follows:

COUNSELLING EVENTS DATES OF THE EVENT
Registration for UPCPMT 2018 Counselling First week of July 2018

(LAST TIME IT WAS ON 5TH JULY 2017)

UPCPMT 2018 Counselling Round 1 The first week of July 2018

(LAST TIME IN 2017 IT WAS ON 6TH JULY 2017)

Last date of allocation of Round 1 counselling 3rd week of July 2018

(LAST TIME IN 2017 IT WAS ON 25THJULY 2017)

UPCPMT 2018 Counselling  Round 2 2nd week of August 2018

(LAST TIME IN 2017 IT WAS ON 10TH JULY 2017)

Last date of allocation of Round 2 counselling Last week of August 2018

(LAST TIME IN 2017 IT WAS ON 22ND JULY 2017)

UPCPMT 2018 Counselling  Round 3 Last week of August 2017

(LAST TIME IN 2017 IT WAS ON 28TH JULY 2017)

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