HP PAT 2021: Application Form, Eligibiity Criteria

Himachal Pradesh Polytechnic Admission Test HP PAT 2020
Himachal Pradesh Polytechnic Admission Test HP PAT 2020

HP PAT 2021 or Himachal Pradesh Polytechnic Admission Test dates will be released tentatively on the month of June 2021. Himachal Pradesh Technical Education Board (HPTEB), Dharamshala conducts Himachal Pradesh Polytechnic Admission Test to provide admissions in 3 years full-time Diploma Course. With the help of this examination, candidates get admissions in various Government and private institutions of Polytechnic that are situated in Himachal Pradesh. Read the whole article to know more about HP PAT 2021.

HP PAT 2021 Exam Status

Particular Status
Exam Status there is no official announcement

HP PAT 2021 Important Dates

Important dates regarding HP Polytechnic Admission Test 2021 is mentioned in the table below.

HP PAT 2021 Important Dates
Events Dates (Tentative)
Online Registration Start June 2021
Online Registration Close July 2021
Admit Card Released August 2021
Exam Date August 2021
Exam Date (Lateral Entry) August 2021
Answer Key Release September 2021
Result Declaration September 2021
Counselling Starts September 2021

HP PAT 2021 Application Form

Candidates seeking important information & updates regarding HP-PAT 2021 are advised to visit the section below:

  • The HP PAT 2021 (Himachal Pradesh Polytechnic Admission Test) application form will be available online on the website.
  • The filling of the form will begin in the month of June 2021.
  • It is necessary to fill all the necessary detail asked for.
  • Upload the scanned photo of the passport-sized photo and signature in the specified size.
  • After completing, get a printout of the application form for further use.

HP PAT 2021 Application Fee

The PET 2020 application fee for 2021 session for different categories are:

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HP PAT 2021 Exam Fee
Categories Application Fee
General Rs. 650/-
SC/ST/OBC Rs. 400/-

Mode of Payment:

  • The registration fee can be paid online through credit card, debit card or net banking.
  • The application fee also can be paid through another mode of payment which is the Banking Challan of State Bank of India after taking the print of Bank Challan from the portal and paying the fee at State Bank of India counter.
  • The detail of the Challan journal number/Transaction ID number needs to be provided by the applicant for verification of fee.

HP PAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates must check the eligibility before enrolling:

  • The candidate must be a resident of Himachal Pradesh.
  • The applicants must have passed the class 10th examination from any govt recognised Board or HP Board.
  • Aspirants must score a minimum 35% score in aggregate in the qualifying examination.
  • Appearing Candidates can also apply.
  • Candidates must pass in main subjects such as Mathematics, English, and Science.

Note: There is no provision of provisional admission.

Reservation Policy for PAT 2021

Reservation/weightage of any kind of benefit to the eligible candidates will be provided as per Govt. policy by the Admission Selection Committee. The category & sub-category as filled in the online form by the candidate shall be final and may not be changed in general; hence the decision of the Admission selection committee will be final in any case.

HP PAT 2021 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern is as follows:

Examination Mode Offline (OMR)
Question Type Objective (MCQs)
Total No. of Questions 150
Total Marks 600
Marking Scheme (04) For every Correct response; (-1) For Incorrect
Time Duration  03 Hours
Language of Question Paper Bi-lingual (Hindi & English)

Subject-wise analysis of Question paper:

S. No. Subjects No. of Questions Total Marks
01. Mathematics 50 200
02. Chemistry 50 200
03. Physics 30 120
04. English 20 80
  Total 150 600

HP PAT 2021 Syllabus

The syllabus of HP PAT 2021 for different subjects of entrance examination is enlisted below:


  • Active & Passive voice
  • Comparisons
  • Non-finite
  • Preposition
  • Relatives
  • Countable and Uncountable nouns etc.


  • Reflection
  • Refraction
  • Human eye
  • Electricity
  • Magnetic Effect of Electric current
  • Sources of Energy and Environment, etc.


  • Structure of the atom
  • Chemical reactions and Equations
  • Acids, Bases and Salts
  • Metals and Non-metals
  • Carbon and its Compounds
  • Periodic Classification of Elements, etc.


  • Real numbers
  • Polynomials
  • Pair of Linear equations in two variables
  • Quadratic equations
  • Arithmetic progression
  • Triangles
  • Coordinate geometry
  • Trigonometry
  • Construction etc.

The syllabus for this entrance examination is completely based on the secondary academic syllabus. It is the latest syllabus given by the Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education.

HP PAT 2021 Admit Card

The Hall ticket/Admit card for PAT 2021 will not be sent through the post. The candidates have to downloads at its own from the website. No candidate will be permitted inside the examination hall without the admit card. The aspirants are advised to cross-check the details mentioned on the admit card.

Details mentioned in the HP PAT 2021 Admit Card:

  • Candidates Name
  • Roll. No.
  • Photograph & Signature
  • Exam centre address
  • Application No.
  • Date of Birth

Note: The candidates must carry a valid ID proof along with the Admit Card at the test centre.

HP PAT 2021 Results

The results will be announced by the Himachal Pradesh Takniki Shiksha Board. A merit list will be prepared based on the score in the exam. The qualifying marks for the counselling session for the General category will be 90 marks. The qualifying marks for the SC/ST/OBC category candidates will be 60 marks.

HP PAT 2021 Counselling

The counselling for PAT 2021 session will start from 1st week of June just after the commencement of the result. The counselling process undergoes two three rounds subject to the vacancies of seats. The candidates must organize their important documents which will be needed at the time of counselling.

Documents required to be presented at the time of Counselling

  • Examination Admit Card
  • Birth Certificate
  • Class 10th Marksheet
  • Reserved Category Certificate
  • Medical Certificate
  • Identification Proof

HP PAT 2021 Exam Centers

The following table comprises of all the exam centres for the HP PAT 2021 exam as per last year.

Bilaspur Nurpur Nahan
Ghumarwin Palampur Shimla
Nadaun Mandi Kandaghat
Chamba Shahpur Rampur Busher
Banikhet Recongpeo Rohroo
Hamirpur Kullu Solan
Sujanpur Tihra Sundernagar Nalagarh
Kangra Jogindernagar UNA
Dharmshala Sarkaghat Gagret
Nehran Pukhar Karsog

HP PAT 2021 Highlights

Name of Examination

Himachal Pradesh Technical Education Board (HPTEB)

Commonly Known As

HP PAT Entrance 2021
Exam Conducting Body Himachal Pradesh Polytechnic Admission
Examination level

State-Level Exam


UG Entrance

Mode of Examination


Official website


Will HP PAT Admit Card will be sent via post ?

No, Admit Card will not be delivered to the candidates via post. The candidates can download the Admit card by filling the prior information asked.

How can I correct the information in HP PAT Application Form?

You can correct the information which is submitted incorrect only after when the correction window will be open.

If my HP PAT Application from is rejected, will the Application fee will be refunded?

No, if the application form is rejected, the Application fee will not be refunded.

What is the mode of HP PAT examination?

HP PAT will be conducted offline. It will be Pen and paper-based exam.

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