UHS Conducts MCAT Test to Get Admissions in Medical Colleges
Lahore, University of Health Sciences Lahore conducts the Medical college admission test every year during the month of August. Students send their admission forms and other documents with detailed information so that they can appear in the test. When they qualify for the admission in the medical and dental colleges and universities, their merit list is prepared and the admission is granted in the medical and dental colleges.
UHS starts the admission process for grant of admission in the medical colleges in the public and private sectors. The MCAT test is designed for the candidates, in which four subjects are included. The MCAT carries 220 MCQs in which Biology carries 88 questions, chemistry carries 58 marks, physics carried 44 marks and English carried 30 marks. Every question has five marks and total marks come to 1100. Total time period of the test is 2 hours and 30 minutes. Every correct answer carries 5 marks and wrong answer carries the negative marks.
PMDC has accorded the approval for the rules for setting the merit for getting admission in the medical and dental colleges and it is based on the total percentage of the applicants calculated by adding the marks in the ratio that 10% marks are taken from matric, 40 percentage marks are taken from HSSC and 50% marks are taken from the MCAT test.