Himachal Pradesh Combined Pre Medical Entrance Test is an entrance test for admission to bachelor medical and dental courses MBBS and BDS in the medical and dental institutes of Himachal Pradesh University. HPCPMT  is conducted by Himachal pradesh University for admission in both private and Government institutes for Himachal Pradesh as well as All India candidates.




Age: The candidate should have already completed or should complete the age of 17 years and must not have completed 25 years of age on 31st December, 2012. 

Educational Qualifications: The candidate should have passed 10+2 or its equivalent examinations of a University/Board established by law in India with Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects which shall include a practical test with 50% marks in aggregate (40% marks for SC/ST/OBC) provided that the candidate has qualified the subject of English in the above examination Or B.Sc. Degree with 50% marks(40% marks for SC/ST/OBC) of a University established by law in India with any three subjects out of Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Physiology, Physics, Human Anatomy and Bio-Chemistry; provided that such a candidate must have passed the Pre-Medical or an equivalent examination of Board/University established by law in India.


The HP CPMT contains general syllabus of relevant subjects i.e Physics, Chemistry and Biology from classes 11th and 12th.

Biology (50 questions), 
Physics(50 questions), 
Chemistry(50 questions). 

There will be objective type of questions based on multiple choice answers on the following subjects.

Total Number of Questions: 150
Duration of Exam: 180 Minutes

Application Procedure

The candidates can obtain the HP CPMT 2013 Application Form via two means:

  • From the university counter: The application form can be purchased from the university counter along with the admission brochure on a cash payment of Rs. 1500/- for General, Other Categories and Rs. 750/- for the ST and SC category candidates. The cost of HP CPMT 2013 Application Form is US $ 50 for the NRI Candidates.
  • By Registered Post: The students who can't go to the University can also get the application forms by sending a DD or crossed IPOs of Rs. 1600/- (GEN & other categories) and Rs. 850/- (SC/ST). The NRI candidates have to send DD of value UD dollars 60. Important:
  • The HP CPMT 2013 Application Form fee remitted via a DD should be drawn in favor of "The Finance Officer, HP University, Shimla".
  • The address for the university sale counter is:
    University Exam Enquiry - cum - Sale Counter,
    Library Building ( Basement ),
    Summer Hill, Shimla - 5.

candidate can also apply from official website


There are 5 medical and dental institutes in Himachal Pradesh in which admission is through HP CPMT 2014. Of these two of the institutes provide MBBS:

1.IndiraGandhi Medical College 

2. Dr. RP Medical College.

There are three institutes which provide BDS:
1.Himachal Dental College, 

2.H.P. Government Dental College 

3.MN DAV Dental College.

Exam Date

Last Week of May

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