The National University of Medical Sciences (NUMS) has officially announced the registration dates and test schedule for the NUMS MDCAT 2023. This highly anticipated entrance examination is a key requirement for admission to prestigious medical and dental colleges across Pakistan. Prospective candidates can now begin the online registration process and prepare for the upcoming test.

Online Registration 2023

The online registration for NUMS MDCAT 2023 will be open from 3rd July to 24th July 2023. Eligible candidates are encouraged to visit the official NUMS website and complete the registration process within the given timeframe. The registration fee for the MDCAT is set at an affordable price of 4200 PKR.

Test Date 2023

The NUMS MDCAT 2023 will be held on Sunday, 3rd September 2023. Aspiring medical and dental students should mark this date on their calendars and make appropriate preparations for the examination. It is crucial to be well-prepared to secure admission to the college of their choice.

NUMS MDCAT Important Dates 2023

Sr.No. NUMS Entry Test 2023 Dates
1 NUMS Online Registration  3rd July to 24th July 2023
2 NUMS MDCAT Fee  4200/=
3 NUMS Test Roll No Slip 2023 coming soon
4 NUMS MDCAT Test Date 2023 September ,3rd 2023.
5 NUMS Entry Test Result coming soon


Participating Medical and Dental Colleges

The NUMS MDCAT 2023 provides opportunities for aspiring students to gain admission to renowned public and private sector medical and dental colleges. The following colleges are participating in the MDCAT 2023:

Public Sector Medical College

  • Army Medical College, Rawalpindi

Private Sector Medical Colleges

  • Bahria University Medical and Dental College, Karachi
  • CMH Kharian Medical College, Kharian Cantt
  • CMH Lahore Medical College and Institute of Dentistry, Lahore Cantt
  • CMH Multan Institute of Medical Sciences, Multan Cantt
  • Fazaia Medical College, Islamabad
  • Fazaia Ruth Pfau Medical College, Karachi
  • Karachi Institute of Medical Sciences, Malir Cantt
  • Quetta Institute of Medical Sciences, Quetta Cantt


Public Sector Dental College

  • Dental section Army Medical College, Rawalpindi

Private Sector Dental Colleges

  • Bahria University Medical and Dental College, Karachi
  • CMH Lahore Medical College and Institute of Dentistry, Lahore Cantt
  • Foundation University College of Dentistry, Islamabad
  • HITEC Dental College, Taxila Cantt
  • Foundation University Medical College, Islamabad
  • HITEC Institute of Medical Sciences, Taxila Cantt
  • Wah Medical College, Wah Cantt

Apply Procedure and Eligibility Criteria

To apply for the NUMS MDCAT 2023, candidates must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Candidates must have valid citizenship of Pakistan/Overseas Pakistanis/Dual Nationals/Foreign Nationals.
  • FSc/HSSC/A-Levels/12th Grade students awaiting results are also eligible to apply.
  • Only the MDCAT (NUMS) 2023, scheduled for 3rd September 2023, will be considered valid for admission to the MBBS/BDS Session 2023-24.


Syllabus and Exam Pattern

The syllabus for the MDCAT (NUMS)-2023 is available on the NUMS website ( Candidates are advised to have a comprehensive understanding of the subjects and not restrict themselves to limited syllabi only. The exam consists of two parts:

PART 'A' (95% weightage)

  • This section consists of 150 'One Best Option Type' Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) with a stipulated time of 150 minutes. The questions cover the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and English.

PART 'B' Psychological Test (5% weightage)

  • The Psychological Test consists of 100 'One Best Option Type' Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) with a stipulated time of 30 minutes.
  • There is no negative marking in either section.
  • Additional details and guidelines regarding filling of Answer Sheets can be found on the official NUMS website.

As the NUMS MDCAT 2023 registration commences, aspiring medical and dental students are advised to promptly complete the registration process and prepare diligently for the upcoming examination. This is a crucial step towards realizing their dreams of pursuing a career in the healthcare field.


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