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MDCAT medical and dental college Admission test) is an entry test taken by UHS in order to take admission in different government and private medical colleges of Pakistan for MBBS, BDS and some other fields like DVM. It’s a standard, multiple choice examination designed to access the examiner’s problem-solving, critical thinking, writing skill and knowledge of science concepts and principles. FAQ’s Matric Criteria There is no shortcut to clear the MDCAT. You have to take the most challenging test in order to clear because MDCAT holds 50% of the water. So, here are the criteria: MDCAT: 50% FSc: 40% Matric: 10% Eligibility Criteria The eligibility criteria are nothing ('criteria' is a plural noun do you know?) more than getting a ticket to take the MDCAT because all you need to get 60% in SSC and HSSC. Age Requirement: Pakistan Medical and Dental Council has set no minimum or maximum age limit for candidates who want to appear in the test. Yes, it is true. I saw a case where a 30 year old girl took the MDCAT and was able to take the admission in government medical college. What a passion she had! Subject Division: Now just look at the MCQs distribution in MDCAT: • Biology - 88 MCQs • Chemistry - 58 MCQs • Physics - 44 MCQs • English – 30 MCQs TOTAL MCQs = 220 TOTAL MARKS = 1100 Negative Marking 5 Marks are awarded for each correct Answer 1 Mark is deducted for each wrong Answer Neither the mark is added nor deducted in case student’s leave the question There are no grace marks in the entrance examination Time Allowed Total time allowed for the test is 2:30 Hours. Yes, only 150 minutes! Approximately 40 sec. of each question Syllabus: Syllabus is given on UHS syllabus Total Seats There are a total of 5,995 MBBS and 771 BDS seats in public and private colleges of Punjab for students undertaking MDCAT. • 3,405 MBBS seats in 17 public sector medical colleges in Punjab • 216 BDS seats in three public dental colleges of the Punjab • 2,590 MBBS in 21 private sector medical colleges affiliated with UHS • 555 BDS seats in nine dental colleges affiliated with UHS