How to Prepare for the Himachal Pradesh Combined Pre Medical Entrance Test?


The Himachal Pradesh Combined Pre Medical Entrance Test is an entrance exam that is carried out by the Himachal Pradesh University for the admission of students into the MBBS and BDDS courses. There are around 5 medical & dental colleges in Himachal Pradesh that take in candidates on the basis of their HP CPMT scores. The basic qualification needed by a student to appear for this exam is a pass in class 10+2 in the science discipline. They must have secured atleast 50 percentage in their finals. Students who will be writing their finals are eligible to apply for the exam too.

Structure of the HP CPMT entrance exam

The Entrance Exam consists of objective type questions with multiple choices. The candidate has to select the right answer from the given options. The questions are from physics, chemistry, Botany and zoology subjects.

Syllabus of the HP CPMT entrance exam

The topics that are included in each subject are given below:


  • Electricity
  • Electromagnetism
  • Electron Physics
  • General Properties of Matter
  • Heat
  • Kinematics
  • Light
  • Measurement
  • Mechanics
  • Nuclear Physics
  • Radiation and Atomic Physics
  • Sound
  • Wave Motion


  • Alcohols
  • Alkaline metals
  • Alkyl halides
  • Aromatic Compound
  • Chemical Equilibrium
  • Ethers
  • Isomerism
  • Ketones
  • Laws of Gases
  • Preparation of Colloidal Solution
  • Study of Alkali
  • Thermo chemistry


  • Algae
  • Cell Differentiation
  • Ecosystem
  • Fruits
  • Fungi
  • Growth and movements
  • Heredity plant kingdom
  • Human evolution
  • Respiratory system
  • Translocation
  • Transpiration


  • Animal Physiology
  • Animal Tissues
  • Arthopoda ┬áPorifera
  • Genetics
  • Mutation
  • Organic Evolution
  • Origin Of Life
  • Protozoa

Reference Books for HP CPMT entrance exam

  • Arihant BHU Entrance Examination solved Papers by Panel of Experts.
  • BHU Medical Entrance Solved Papers by Editorial Board.
  • BHU Medical Entrance Exam Solved Papers
  • Chapter Wise Solutions of RAJASTHAN PMT Pre-Medical Test
  • Dinesh Uttaranchal Common Pre Medical Entrance Test Biology by K.N. Bhatia
  • Higher Secondary Biology- Part 1 and part 2
  • Higher Secondary Chemistry- Part 1 and Part 2
  • Higher Secondary Mathematics- Part 1 and Part 2
  • Higher Secondary Physics- Part 1 and Part 2
  • MTG (Biology Today) CBSE PMT (Subscription)
  • MTG BHU Explorer Screening and Mains 18 years Solved Papers by Dr. Sandeep Ahlawat
  • NCERT- Biology: Part 1 and part 2
  • NCERT- Chemistry: Part 1 and part 2
  • NCERT- Mathematics: Part 1 and Part 2
  • NCERT- Physics: Part 1 and Part 2
  • SC Verma (Part-1 and 2)

Study Plan for the HP CPMT Entrance Exam

The students can prepare for their exams by creating a time table that will give them enough time to study as well as take some time to relax. Each subject has to have a separate time and these sessions must be spent studying it alone. To get more knowledge about the exam they are about to appear, the students can go through sample question papers of the preceding years. Apart from this, guides and other study materials will be available in the internet. Students can make use of this to the maximum.



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7 Responses to “How to Prepare for the Himachal Pradesh Combined Pre Medical Entrance Test?”

  1. 7
    Neha Rana:

    Hi respected sir/mam m Neha I want to know Is NCERT books r enough for the prepration of hpcpmt 2014

  2. 6

    can only residents of himanchal can appear in hp cpmt?

  3. 5

    can only residents of himanchal pradesh appear in hp cpmt???

  4. 4

    what are the books fr hppmt…nd how to scaore good marks in physics and chemistry.

  5. 3

    sir is sal bhi hppmt NCERT books se set hoga..

  6. 2
    vivek mani:

    how a humans child can not stand on its feet while animal chold do.

  7. 1

    Will hp pmt exam covers only ncert books