DPU AIBTCET Exam 2024: Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus and Pattern Check at @dpu.edu.in


The national level test of Dr DY Patil University - DPU AIBTCET for undergraduate Biotechnology and Bioinformatics is conducted by Dr DY Patil University, Pune for admission to its Biotechnology and Bioinformatics programs. The highly competitive exam aims to identify and admit the most meritorious students from across India to these programs at the University. 

The DPU AIBTCET is computer-based and is almost always conducted either in May or June of each year, aiming at testing students' knowledge on Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology subjects which are all up to the 12th level. The test comprises of 180 multiple-choice objective questions to be solved in 180 minutes. Paper is divided into four parts carrying questions aimed at determining the level of understanding of the concepts and the ability to perform the tasks relative to the four subjects.

The DPU AIBTCET 2024 exam date is expected to be announced by February 2024 by the University. Soon after the examination is held, the outcomes are released after 3-4 weeks. Selected candidates then go through counseling process for admission to the Biotechnology/Bioinformatics courses hosted by the Dr DY Patil School in Pune. The University aims to complete the entire admission process by July every year prior to new academic session commencing in August. The competition is tough, with over 15,000 appearing for about 120 seats out of which about 100 are reserved for OBC, SC/ST, and minorities.

AIBTCET 2024 Exam Highlights 

Exam Name AIBTCET 2024
Conducting Body DY Patil University
Exam Mode Online
Exam Date February 12, 2024
Exam Time 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM (IST)
Exam Duration 1 hour 30 minutes
Questions 100 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Subjects Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Mathematics
Marking Scheme Each correct answer will carry 1 mark, and there is no negative marking.
Application Fee INR 1000 for General Category candidates and INR 750 for Reserved Category candidates
Admit Card Available on the university's website
Results Announced on the university's website

DPU AIBTCET 2024 Exam Dates

Event Date
Application start date November 1, 2023
Application end date December 15, 2023
Admit card release date January 15, 2024
Exam date February 12, 2024
Answer key release date December 20, 2023
Objection to answer key last date December 27, 2023
Answer key resolution date January 7, 2024
Result announcement date January 15, 2024

DPU AIBTCET 2024 Exam Pattern

  • The exam will be held in online mode.
  • The exam will consist of 100 multiple choice questions (MCQs).
  • Each question will carry 1 mark, and there will be no negative marking.
  • The total duration of the exam will be 1 hour 30 minutes.
  • The exam will be conducted in English.

Subject Number of Questions Marks Time
Physics 25 25 30 minutes
Chemistry 25 25 30 minutes
Mathematics 25 25 30 minutes
Biology 25 25 30 minutes

DPU AIBTCET 2024 Seat Intake

The cut-off for admission to the DPU AIBTCET 2023 will be determined after the exam is conducted. The cut-off will be based on the performance of the candidates in the exam and the number of seats available.

Course Seat Intake
B.Tech. Biotechnology 60
B.Tech. (Medical) Biotechnology 60
M.Tech. (Integrated) Biotechnology 60

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