MCAT Test 2016 in Pakistan
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MCAT (Medical college admission test) is the test which is required to pass for taking admission in any medical or dental college or university. However, for taking MCAT test students are required to fulfill the complete requirements and pass the MCAT Entry Test 2016 and hence they can easily get admission in their desired institutions. The Provincial government is responsible for making all the arrangement timely for organizing entry test for admission in the medical institutes both private and public sector in the respective provinces. The MCAT test is mainly hold to calculate the candidate’s knowledge in physics, chemistry, biology, organic chemistry, verbal reasoning, and analytical writing.
MCAT entry test for getting admission in the medical and dental colleges or universities in Islamabad would be held under the supervision of Ministry of Health. In Punjab University of Health Sciences is responsible for conducting MCAT test. According to the rules of Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) the result of MCAT should be declared before the 31st October every year and submit the result of MCAT Entry Test Date 2016 to the PMDC before 31st October every year. The provincial government of every province is responsible to hold MCAT test in their province on scheduled date the admissions can be started across the country.
Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) is a yearly based standardized medical entrance exam conducted every year by University of Health Sciences (UHS) in Punjab. Keeping in view the criteria set by Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC), the test is conducted for students who want to pursue their career in medical fields and MBBS in particular. MCAT is a pre-requisite for both public and private medical colleges and universities. MCAT is held every year in the month of August mostly, and the official entrance test results are announced in the month of September. The classes for MBBS commence from November.
MCAT test Scores
MCAT Test scores for 3 multiple choice sections ranges from 1 to 15. The scores for the writing section range alphabetically from J (lowest) to T (highest). Though, the written section is checked by a human reader as well as a computerized scoring system. Ever essay is checked two times firstly by the human reader and then by the computer while the total writing sample score is the calculation of the four separate scores. The numerical scores from every multiple choice section are added simultaneously to give a composite score. The standard deviation (SD) is 2.0 to 3 for each section depending on the year and the kind of exam.
MCAT test weightage formula
The weightage formula as per PMDC for MCAT is Result of the Matric is 10%, Result of Intermediate is 40% while MCAT entrance Test result is 50% so all the applicants who laid down on this same eligibility criteria will be able to get admission in the Medical Colleges of the Punjab.
Every year MCAT test open the doors to its students to fill 3400 Seats in public medical colleges and around 45000 students every year appear in this test. The test pattern consists of 220 multiple choice questions including 88 MCQs for biology, 58 chemistry, 44 Physics and 30 from English. The aggregate marks of MCAT test are 1100 where each correct answer scores 5 marks while each wrong question scores -1. Time allowed to attempt this test is 2 Hr. 30 Minutes.
A smart plan can be the difference between a good score and a great one. Your preparation plan depends on how you learn best and what you will invest in your prep. MCAT is conducted to assess mastery of basic concepts in biology, chemistry, and physics and also assesses scientific problem solving, critical thinking and writing skills.
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