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Punjab Para Medical Entrance Test (PPMET)


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  1. Important Dates
  2. PPMET 2016 Seat Allotment
  3. PPMET 2016 Counselling
  4. Eligibility Criteria
  5. Application Fee
  6. How to Apply
  7. Exam Pattern
  8. Admit Card / Hall Ticket
  9. Results
  10. Reservation
  11. Contact Details

Candidates can get the full details of BFUHS B.SC Nursing such as Application Form, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Important Dates and much more on this post.

About PPMET Exam
Exam Name: Punjab Para Medical Entrance Test
Conducting Institute: Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS)
Commonly called as: PPMET
Exam Level: University Level
Stream: Medical Entrance Exam

Important Dates

PPMET Exam Dates
Events Dates
Last date for online submission of application form 29 June 2016
Last date for deposition of application fee 30 June 2016 upto 4.00 pm
Date of downloading of Admit Card 04 July 2016 onwards
Date of conduct of PPMET 2016 10 July 2016 (11.00 am to 2.00 pm)
Date of Provisional Result Declaration -

Counselling Schedule

PPMET Counselling Schedule

PPMET 2016 Seat Allotment

The seat Allotment results is published after each round of counseling on the official website of BFUHS. The students are advised to refer the official website.

The Allotment list contains list of names with roll numbers of candidates who have been allotted seats as per the merit and their choices. The direct link to check the Seat Allotment List has been provided below.

Click here to check First Seat Allotment List

PPMET 2016 Counselling

The PPMET 2016 Counselling will be held through online mode only. The last date for submission of online admission application form and filling of preferences of colleges/ category /quota is 9th August 2016.

The successful PPMET 2016 candidates can then fillup the online admission application form along with their preferences of colleges / category / quota. The direct link for Counseling Registration has been provided below.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidate should have passed qualifying examination as under:

The higher secondary examination or the Indian School Certificate Examination which is equivalent to 10+2 Higher Secondary Examination after a period of 12 years study, the last two years of study comprising of Physics, Chemistry and Biology with minimum 45% (40% for SC/ST/BC) marks in PCB after the introduction of the 10+2+3 years education structure as recommended by the National Committee of Education. English is a compulsory subject in 10+2 for being eligible;


Any other examination which, in scope and standard is found to be equivalent to the Intermediate Science examination of an Indian University/Board, taking Physics, Chemistry and Biology/ Biotechnology including a practical test in each of these subjects with minimum 45% (40% for SC/ST/BC) marks in PCB. English is a compulsory subject in 10+2 for being eligible.

In case candidate has also taken up Mathematics along with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English then the marks obtained in Mathematics shall not be considered for admission to B.Sc Nursing Courses.

The candidate should be bonafide resident of Punjab. The Resident status of the Punjab State, will be taken in terms of Punjab Government, Department of Personnel and Administrative Reforms (PP II Branch) letter No. 1/3/95-3 PP II/9619, dated 6th June, 1996, ID No. 1/2/96-3PP-2/8976, dated 7th July, 1998 and ID No. letter No.1/3/95-3PP II/81, dated 1st January 1999 and further instructions issued by the Department, if any, from time to time, and the same, shall be adhered to in letter and spirits in PPMET.

Candidate should have passed in the subjects of PCB and English individually and must have obtained a minimum of 45% marks (for SC/ST 40%) taken together in PCB at the qualifying examination i.e. (10+2). (The eligibility is as per INC letter No. 1-6/2015-INC dated 21.09.2015.

50% of the total seats in private institutions shall constitute the Management Quota including 15% of the total seats for Foreign Indian Students (NRI candidates).

Age Limit:

The applying Candidate must have completed the age of 17 years, on or before 31st December of the corresponding year.

Application Fee

Rs. 3000/- for General Category
RS. 1500/- for SC categories only

How to Apply

Before applying, candidate should carefully read PROSPECTUS for eligibility conditions and other important instructions. For admission into B.Sc Nursing candidates have to fill the online application from the official website on or before the last date of application. Candidates are advised must ensure their eligibility and other conditions before filling the online application.

Exam Pattern

The Test shall have one paper consisting of questions in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany and Zoology). The duration of test will be three hours from 11.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. which includes the time consumed in signatures, thumb impressions, photography and other security measures.

There will be no negative marking for wrong answers. However, for security reasons fifth oval (i.e. E) has been introduced. In all un-attempted questions fifth oval must be darkened otherwise if all ovals are left blank then that question shall carry one negative mark. Hence it is in the interest of the candidate not to leave all ovals blank in any question and one oval has to be shaded out of the five.

There will be 200 Multiple Choice Questions (50 each of Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology). Each question will carry four marks, thus total marks will be 800.

The questions will be in English. The candidate will be required to find out the correct answer and mark it on the Optical Mark Reader (OMR) Response Sheet by darkening the corresponding oval against the serial number of the question with BLACK FINE TIP BALL PEN ONLY provided by the university at the time of test.

Admit Card / Hall Ticket

The admit card will be available for download on the official website. The candidates will be informed through emails.

The candidate should verify all the information in the admit card. If any issue is found, then get it corrected with the concerned authority.

The candidates are required to carry the admit card to the examination hall. Without it, you will not be allowed to enter the examination hall. It is also very important to document for the further admission processes.


After the complete evaluation of the Question Booklets and OMR Response Sheets, the University has announced the provisional result of PPMET 2016 on their official website ,i.e,


For Government / University College:

The reservation in the State quota seats in Government Institutions in various categories for admission to the under Graduate Para Medical Courses will be as under:

Schedule Caste 25%
Backward Classes 5%
Backward Area/ Border Area (1% each) 2%
Physically handicapped 3%
Sports Persons 1%
Wards of terrorist/riot affected persons 1%
Wards of Defence Personnel 1%
Wards of Punjab Police Personnel, Punjab Armed Police, Punjab Home Guards, and Para-Military Forces 1%
Children/ Grand Children of freedom fighters 1%

For Private Institutes:
The reservation in private institutes (in Government/Management quota seats) will be as under:-

Scheduled Caste 25%
Backward Classes 5%
Physically handicapped 3%
Migrants from Jammu and Kashmir due to terrorist violence 1%

The institutions who are allowed to admit only girls will obey the Government orders.

Contact Details

Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot
Sadiq Road,

Tel.: 01639-256232


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