PMC has reopened the registration portal for MDCAT 2022. Earlier, it was suspended due to technical issues shortly after Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC) has announced the schedule for the National Medical and Dental College Admission Test (MDCAT) 2022. National MDCAT is mandatory for seeking admission to any Government or Private Medical and dental college in the country. PMC conducts Computerized National MDCAT. Tests are conducted in different locations all over the country as well as abroad for Overseas Pakistanis and International Students.
The registration for MDCAT reopened on 27th May 2022. The Last date to apply for PMC MDCAT 2022 is July 05, 2022. PMC National MDCAT 2022 shall be conducted from 7th September to 30th September in 20 cities across Pakistan.
The Council has also approved the policy for adding provincial MDCAT Committees to be constituted in each province and territory by the relevant federal and provincial governments, consisting of three members nominated by the provincial government, of which two shall be from public sector medical universities and one from a private medical university.
The MDCAT Committees shall review the curriculum and recommend to the National Medical and Dental Academic Board any changes in the curriculum or propose a questions bank to be included in the MDCAT exam, The purpose is to involve all stakeholders to ensure transparency and ownership. MDCAT 2022 exam shall be conducted through PMC owned IT system developed for the purpose."
The test shall be conducted simultaneously in Islamabad, Karachi, Hyderabad, Lahore, Multan, Faisalabad, Peshawar, and Quetta. Overseas test centers for National MDCAT 2022 are the USA, UK, Europe, Gulf Countries, and Asia.
PMC MDCAT 2022 Eligibility Criteria:
Any student above the age of 16 (on July 15, 2022) shall be eligible to register for and attempt the MDCAT examination. FSc/Aleve result is not required for appearing in MDCAT. Students can appear in intermediate exams after MDCAT.
National MDCAT 2022 Schedule
- Registration starts: May 27, 2022
- MDCAT Test 2022: 7th September to 30th September 2022
- Issuance of Roll Number Slips: August 01, 2022
Students will be able to register online at the PMC website. As per last year, students will be allowed to select a suitable time slot and test center for themselves which will be confirmed by PMC in due time. Passing National MDCAT with a minimum of 65% marks is mandatory for applying to any Government or Private Medical College in the country.