Medical and Dental College Admission Test, MDCAT conducts by Pakistan Medical and Dental College, PMDC round the year to offer admission to the deserving students in medical and dental colleges. Here we come to the students, who are busy in preparing MDCAT, with the helpful guide and top things they have to know regarding MDCAT 2020. Follow the given steps to get perfection before going to appear for MDCAT 2020.

1. MDCAT Test Date

PMDC has announced the final MDCAT test date 2020 according to which the test will be conducted on August 09th, 2020. PMDC conducts a centralized test across the country. However, the private medical and dental colleges may also conduct the separate entrance exams and the date of the separate medical entrance exam may vary. So, all the applicants who worried about the final date of MDCAT are informed to prepare well for examination because the date has announced.

2. MDCAT Syllabus

MDCAT syllabus is comprised of some specific subjects including Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and English subjects. Students are informed that the syllabus will be from the matric class or FSC class syllabus. So, you are recommended to make a good grip on these subjects to cover 100% of your entrance exam.

3. MDCAT Paper Pattern

Students are also offered a complete MDCAT paper patter by Ilmkidunya. The paper will be comprised of the following subjects and the marks distribution has also designed for the students:

No Subjects Number of MCQs
01. Biology 80
02. Chemistry 60
03. Physics 40
04. English 20

So, from the above-given pattern, it comes to see that students are asked to attempt 200 MCQs. Each MCQ will carry equal marks i.e. 01 marks. Applicants are informed that this is the updated paper pattern and students are also advised to go through this given paper pattern while preparing yourself for MDCAT 2020.

4. MDCAT Jurisdiction

Pakistan Medical and Dental Council, PMDC conducts the MDCAT across the country. So, students throughout the country, Pakistan are applicable to appear for the entrance exam, MDCAT. Students are required to show their domicile while getting registered for MDCAT.

In addition, it is informed to you that students who come under Punjab province appear for entrance exam under the University of Health Science, UHS Lahore. Students from KPK appear for MDACT under ETEA, and students from Sindh province come under NTS for MDCAT. All these tests are instructed by Pakistan Medical and Dental Council, PMDC.

5. MDCAT Aggregate Formula

Once you appeared for the entrance exam and interview then the result is finalized by aggregating your marks. In order to aggregate your overall marks follow the below-given steps:

Step I

Obtained marks of matric, SSC, or equivalent program/Total marks x 1100 x 0.10
= 10% of SSC/Equivalent

Step II

Obtained marks of Intermediate, HSSC, or equivalent program/Total marks x 1100 x 0.40
= 40% of SSC/Equivalent

Step III

Obtained marks of entrance exams, MDCAT, or SAT II/Total marks x 1100 x 0.50
= 50% of SSC/Equivalent

Step IV

10% SSC/Equivalent + 40% HSSC/Equivalent +50% Admission Test = Aggregate Marks

Step V

Aggregate Marks/ 1100 x 100 = Aggregate Percentage


Students are recommended to prepare the entrance test according to the paper pattern. The paper pattern says that the test will be organized in multiple-choice question forms. So, get the syllabus in the MCQs form. You are suggested to get MDCAT MCQs from Ilmkkidunya. These MCQs are arranged throughout the syllabus by the experts who are well familiar with the idea that who examiners set the paper for the entrance exam. So, if you are looking for the platform of best preparation then join us today and get prepared well for your entrance exam.

7. MDCAT Online Preparation

Students are informed that they are not only provided the MCQs but they can also get MDCAT online tests here. These tests are arranged in the same way or pattern that you will face during your exam. Students are recommended to attempt these tests seriously and get your week points. Obviously, after getting the idea regarding your mistakes you will prepare yourself in a better way. So, must go through these online test system. Moreover, you are also requested to share these online MCQs tests with your friends and classmates and make them aware of this helpful platform.

8. MDCAT Preparation Fee

Throughout your province or even your own city, you will get a number of institutes that are teaching and guiding the students that how to prepare MDCAT and how to appear well in the MDCAT. No doubt, these institutes are best and if you are getting any confusion regarding MDCAT institutes then you are recommended to get the complete list of MDCAT institutes in Pakistan here at ilmkidunya. Students can find the city-wise list of MDCAT institutes such as MDCAT preparation institutes in Lahore, MDCAT preparation institutes in Karachi, and so on.

Students who are asking about the MDCAT preparation fee, they are informed that the preparation fee may vary from institutes to institutes. However, those students who are afraid of joining MDCAT institutes because of preparation fees and from other hurdles, they are suggested to join Ilmkidunya where they can find free coaching classes and complete guidance that how to prepare MDCAT and how to appear well in MDCAT

9. MDCAT Past Papers

In any class you are studying, past papers are known as the source of good preparation. Students are endorsed that they have to go through MDCAT past papers for obtaining the idea regarding the nature of MDCAT. Students are informed that Ilmkidunya also comes with the past papers of MDCAT for the last five years. Students are informed that they cannot only take the view of MDCAT past papers but they are also allowed to download these past papers for future use.

10. MDCAT Latest News

Well, students are provided almost all the updates regarding MDCAT 2020 including MDCAT test date, MDCAT syllabus, MDCAT paper pattern, MDCAT aggregation formula, and all other related things. However, if you want to get something extra then you are allowed to make direct contact with Ilmkidunya and you will respond back as soon as possible. Moreover, for any other MDCAT latest news and notification, students are advised to keep in touch with Ilmkidunya, the team of which is working to update you on a daily basis.

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