We are here to inform you about an important update released by the National University of Medical Sciences! The National University of Medical Sciences has officially announced the NUMS entry test date for the medical and dental students of 2024-2025 session. This NUMS MDCAT 2024 registrations are now open and students can easily submit their applications through MDCAT NUMS portal. NUMS conducts this MDCAT test every year from the students who wish to get admission in a medical or dental colleges or universities in Pakistan. This is a highly competitive test that’s why we advise you to apply as soon as possible. All aspiring medical and dental students are advised to keep reading this page to get to know the details regarding NUMS MDCAT registration process. Also get to know the NUMS MDCAT date 2024 below from this page.

NUMS MDCAT Test Date 2024

Earlier this year the PMDC announced the tentative NUMS MDCAT date for this year’s test and now the official MDCAT date NUMS has been announced. The PMDC announced in May that the MDCAT 2024 will take place anywhere between the last week of August 2024 and first few days of September 2024. The finalized NUMS MDCAT date 2024 is 1st September 2024. This NUMS MDCAT test will be conducted on Sunday at 10:00 AM. The NUMS entry test 2024 will be conducted simultaneously at all local exam centres in various cities of Pakistan. To get to know more about the MDCAT test centers further below from this page.

Basic Qualification/Eligibility for MDCAT

  • The applicants having valid citizenship of Pakistan /Overseas Pakistanis/ Dual Nationals/ Foreign Nationals can appear in MDCAT NUMS 2024.
  • Candidates who have completed their FSc/HSSC/A-Levels/ 12th class can apply for MDCAT 2024.
  • Result awaiting candidates can also apply for NUMS MDCAT 2024.
  • Only NUMS MDCAT 2024 conducted on 01 September 2024 will be valid for admission in MBBS/ BDS programs session 2024-25.

How to Apply for MDCAT 2024?

  • Register yourself on the NUMS MDCAT portal.
  • Complete registration by providing your full name, active Email, valid mobile number etc.
  • After completing your registration start your NUMS MDACT application process.
  • First of all select the select the country in which you want to attempt the MDCAT test. International test centers are also available of oversees Pakistanis.
  • Then pay NUMS MDCAT fee via (Kuickpay/Challan). The MDCAT registration fee for exam centres in Pakistan is Rs. 5,200/-
  • Click on “Pay Fee” to open the payment window.
  • Choose your payment method: Debit/Credit card, Invoice (Challan), or Internet/Mobile App/OTC.
  • Payment via Debit/Credit card: Click “Pay Now”, Enter card number, expiry date, and CVV. Click “Pay now” to complete the payment.
  • Payment via Invoice (Challan): Click “Download Invoice”, Print the invoice (challan). Visit any nearest Askari bank to deposit the fee.
  • Payment via Internet/Mobile App/OTC: Click “How to Pay” for instructions on online banking. Use your Unique Consumer/Kuickpay ID for payment through internet banking or at the bank counter.
  • After payment, go back to the MDCAT Home page, refresh it to update your status, and proceed further.
  • Click on “Upload Images” to upload: A passport-size photo with a blue background (no selfies), A clear front-side image of your CNIC/B Form/NICOP/Passport
  • Supported image types are .jpg, .jpeg, and PNG, and the size must be less than 2 MB.
  • Save the uploaded images and click “Back to Home”
  • Click on “Update Personal Information” and fill in the required fields.
  • Choose your preferred exam city/station.
  • Select two different cities/stations in order of preference. The University may assign a different location based on seating capacity.
  • Click “Save” to complete this step and then click “Back to Home.”
  • Check the box and click “Submit Application.”
  • After submission, you will see the message: “Your Application is submitted.”

NUMS MDCAT 2024 Registration Fee Details


Registration Fee

Registration  Fee for Exam Centres in Pakistan

Rs. 5,200/-

Late Registration Fee for Exam Centres in Pakistan

Rs. 6,200/-

Registration Fee for International Exam Centres


Late Registration Fee for International Exam Centres




NUMS MDCAT 2024 Test Pattern

The NUMS MDCAT syllabus has been divided into two parts as Part A and Part B.


Part A: NUMS MDCAT part A contains 150 multiple choice questions from Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and English. Time allowed will be 150 Minutes. The percentage of these subjects is as follows:



No. of MCQs













Part B: it is known as the Psychological Test. Its total weightage is 5 percent of test. This part includes 100 Multiple Choice Questions. Time Allowed will be 30 minutes & there will be no Negative marking.


Students will be able to download their NUMS MDCAT admit card from their portal. NUMS will released the MDCAT admit card to registered students only at least one week before the MDCAT test. Student will be able access and download their MDCAT admit cards from their portal. For International Centres, time for MDCAT (NUMS) 2024-25 will be indicated on the admit card. Candidates are required to bring printed admit card and their original CNIC card with them on the test day. It is advised to reach your exams centre an hour before the test timing, because the test centers will close their gates half an hour before the MDCAT test. 

Schedule of NUMS MDCAT 2024


Schedule/ Fee

Online Registration for Entry Test Starts

Thursday, 20th June 2024

Online Registration for Entry Test Ends

Wednesday, 10th July 2024 by 1600 hours

Online Registration for Entry Test with Late Fee Ends

Wednesday, 17th July 2024 by 1600 NUMS hours

NUMS MDCAT 2024 Test Date

Sunday, 1st September 2024 10:00 AM



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