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MDCAT

MDCAT

The MDCAT (Medical & Dental College Admission Test) is an exam based on MCQ’s, an essential requirement to be met by pre-medical students in order to seek admission in medical and dental colleges.

Introduction

The MDCAT standardized test is designed to assess your command over basic concepts of Science (Physics, Biology, Chemistry, English), critical thinking and problem solving skills. MDCAT preparatory course trains the mind to make educated guesses and to maximize chances to pick correct answers.  PMC (Pakistan Medical Council) is responsible for organizing the MDCAT for all the public sector medical colleges.

Format

  • Total Number of MCQs :200
  • Duration of MDCAT :3.5 Hours
  • Format : Computer-based MCQs
  • Minimum pass marks for Medical College Admission : 65%
  • Minimum pass marks for Dental College Admission : 55%
  • No negative marking
Subjects No. of MCQ’s
Biology 68
Chemistry 54
Physics 54
English 18
Logical Reasoning 6
Total 200

Difficulty Level

  • 20% MCQs —- Easy
  • 60% MCQs —-Moderate
  • 20%MCQs —- Hard

Note: In Biology, Chemistry and Physics section, 70% questions will be recall and 30% will be application level

STEP Courses Syllabus:

  • 18 Lectures +36 Tests+5 FLP’s & Follow-up Discussions