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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    HP PAT
  • Mode of Conduction
    Pen and Paper Based Test
  • Exam Duration
    3 hours
  • Official Website
  • Medium of the exam
    English and Hindi
Event Dates
Availability of online application form April 4, 2022
Last date of Submission of application form May 30, 2022
Admit Card Availability To be announced
HP PAT 2022 Exam June 19, 2022 (10 AM to 1 PM)
Answer key publish To be announced
Declaration of result July, 2022
Counselling session 2nd week of July 2022
Exam Pattern

The basic details regarding HP PAT 2022 exam pattern are listed below.

  • All the questions in HP PAT 2022 exam will be of the multiple-choice type with 4 answer options for a single question.
  • The duration of HP PAT 2022 exam is 3 hours with a total of 150 MCQ-type questions.
  • There is a provision for negative marking in this exam.
  • For each correct answer, 4 marks will be awarded.
  • For each incorrect response, 1 mark will be deducted.

The syllabus for HP PAT 2022 exam based on weightage for each subject is given below in the table.

S. No. Subject No. of questions No. of marks
1 English 20 80
2 Physics 50 200
3 Chemistry 30 120
4 Mathematics 50 200
TOTAL 150 600

Himachal Pradesh Takniki Shiksha Board conducts counseling for the qualified candidates in the exam based on their merit score. The merit will be determined based on marks scored in HP PAT 2022 entrance exam.  The steps involved in HP PAT 2022 counseling process are explained in detail below:

  • The list of shortlisted candidates for the counseling process has been declared on the official website of the exam conducting board.
  • Candidates must submit all the mandatory documents and verification of the mandatory documents will be taking place during this round of counseling.
  • Allocation of seats to candidates is based on a purely merit basis and the availability of seats at the time of the counseling process.
  • Candidates meeting all the specified requirements during the counseling process are given admission to the Polytechnic courses.

Below are the mandatory documents required at the time of counseling for candidates.

  • HP PAT 2022 Admit Card
  • Date of Birth certificate of the candidate
  • Bonafide certificate or Domicile of HP
  • Class 10th Mark Sheet
  • Caste Category certificate
  • Photocopy of Aadhar Card
  • Medical Fitness certificate