Pakistan Medical and Dental Council PMDC has now issued a notification stating that no private medical college can conduct its own entry test for admissions to MBBS and BDS Program. According to the notification issued, only one entry test shall be conducted by the major Public sector University of the province. The result of this entry test / MDCAT shall be acceptable in all Government and Private Medical colleges of the provinces.
No Public / Private institution is allowed to hold / conduct entry test except the public Medical university as notified and authorized by the respective / province / region. Any advertisement given by any authority other than the authorized admitting medical university shall be considered as illegal and void ab initio.
According to the notification the concerned provincial / regional health departments shall notify one public sector medical university as admitting medical university to conduct and hold admission / entry test / MDCAT in their respective province / region.