HP PAT 2020 PATTERN & SYLLABUS
STATE LEVEL ONLINE/OFFLINE TEST
Himachal Pradesh Polytechnic Admission test or HP PAT is conducted for admission into diploma courses in Himachal Pradesh. Himachal Pradesh Takniki Shiksha Board is the conducting authority of HP PAT 2020. HP PAT 2020 will be conducted in offline mode.
|HP PAT Syllabus||HP PAT Result||HP PAT Application Form|
Candidates can check major highlights of HP PAT 2020 Exam Pattern from the below mentioned table:
|Exam Name||HP PAT|
|Conducting Authority||Himachal Pradesh Takniki Shiksha Board|
|Exam Date||May 26, 2020|
|Mode of Exam||Offline|
|Medium of Exam||English and Hindi|
|Total Number of Questions||150|
|Marking Scheme||+4 for a correct answer and -1 for a wrong attempt|
There are 4 sections in the HP PAT question paper. Candidates are given 180 minutes to complete the exam. 50 questions are asked from the Maths and Physics section while 30 and 20 questions are asked from Chemistry and English section respectively.
The table below depicts the marking scheme followed in HP PAT 2020 Exam Pattern:
|Subject||Number of Questions||Total Marks|
|Maths||50 questions||200 marks|
|Physics||50 questions||200 marks|
|Chemistry||25 questions||100 marks|
|English||25 questions||100 marks|
|Total||150 questions||600 marks|
HP PAT Syllabus is framed in class 10 Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and English. English is common and includes topics related to English Grammar till class 10. It also includes questions on reading comprehension, unseen passage, etc.
In the physics section, questions are framed from class 10 NCERT or equivalent board. Mentioned below is the list of important topics from where questions are asked:
From the Chemistry subject, 25 questions are asked in the exam having weightage of 50 marks each.
50 questions are asked from the Mathematics subject. Candidates can prepare for the following topics. They can also take the help of reference books such as R.D. for the preparation of such topics.
The question paper will be framed in class 10 syllabus. More weightage is given to mathematics and physics section with 50 questions each. Candidates are advised to focus on Board curriculum first before switching to other reference books. To clear any exam it is really important to be thorough with the basic concepts. They can also take help of following reference books before preparation.
|Book Name||Author Name|
|All India Himachal Pradesh Polytechnic Admission Test Exam (HP PAT) Books 2017||Arihant Experts|
|Himachal Pradesh: Samanya Gyaan Kosh (General Knowledge) (H.P. G.K.)||RPH Editorial Board|
|Himachal Pradesh General Knowledge||Syed and RPH Editorial Board|
Candidates should abide by the following guidelines while appearing for HP PAT 2020:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College