Registration Process for Graduate Aptitude Test- Biotechnology (GAT-B)/ Biotechnology Eligibility Test (BET) 2024 begins, Apply now!


GAT-B and BET 2024 Registration begins – The National Testing Agency (NTA) has begun the registration process for Graduate Aptitude Test- Biotechnology (GAT-B) and Biotechnology Eligibility Test (BET) 2024 on its official website. The last date to register for GAT-B and BET 2024 is March 6, 2024. Candidates can visit the official website: to apply for the examination.

Candidates are required to pay the application fee of ₹1200/- (₹600/- in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST/PwD category). If candidates want to appear for both examinations, then they will have to pay ₹2400/- as application fees (₹1200/- for SC/ST/PwD category candidates).

The facility to make corrections in the particulars of application form will be available from March 8 to 9, 2024. The Examination is scheduled to be held on April 20, 2024.


Steps to Register for NTA GAT-B/BET 2024

  • Visit the official website
  • On the homepage, click on “GAT-B & BET 2024 New Registration”
  • Register and create login credentials
  • Login and fill the online application
  • Upload the required documents
  • Pay the applicable fee and submit form


The examination for GAT B will be conducted from 9 am to 12 noon and BET exam will be conducted from 3 pm to 6 pm. The exam will be a computer-based test and the question paper will be in English.

Graduate Aptitude Test-Biotechnology (GAT-B) is an All-India Entrance Examination to test the eligibility of bonafide Indian nationals for admissions to DBT supported Postgraduate programs in Biotechnology and allied areas, at Participating Institutions/Universities in India. DBT supported Postgraduate programs include: M.Sc. Biotechnology and allied areas; M.Tech. Biotechnology and allied areas; M.Sc. Agricultural Biotechnology and M.V.Sc. Animal Biotechnology

Biotechnology Eligibility Test (BET) is the national qualifying examination for award of Doctoral Research Fellowships under the DBT-Junior Research Fellowship (DBTJRF) Program. BET is an All-India computer-based examination which is held once every year. These fellowships are tenable at any recognized university/institution in India where the selected fellow registers for PhD program.