Lahore (Education News) Estimated 65 thousand students, including 41 thousand girls candidates, will appear in the Punjab Medical & Dental Colleges Admission Test (MDCAT) on Sunday 20 August 2017.
This Admission Test witll be announced by the University of Health Sciences (UHS). As per Punjab Government, all these arrangements for the test has been finilized and appointed senior bureaucrats as monitoring officers. Most senior Medical Professors will conduct the test. Divisional Commissioners and Deputy Commissioners all over the Punjab Province will act as focal persons and look after the arrangements. UHS has deputed approximately 5,500 invigilators and 1,000 superintendents and deputy superintendents to conduct the test.
Punjab Medical & Dental Colleges Admission Test will be conducted simultaneously at 28 centres in 13 famous cities of Pakistan like Lahore, Sargodha, Gujrat, Rawalpindi, Faisalabad, Sahiwal, Multan, Bahawalpur, Rahim Yar Khan, Gujranwala, Sialkot, Dera Ghazi Khan and Hassan Abdal.
The test will start at 09:00 am. The candidates/students however must reach their centres at least an hour before commencement of the test, as all centres will be sealed at 08:30 am and nobody will be allowed to enter after that.
In Lahore, eight centres have been set up at Examination Halls of the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Lawrence Road; Examination Halls of the Punjab University, Wahdat Road; Wahdat Road; University of Education, Township, Divisional Public School Lahore College for Women University, Jail Road; Government Comprehensive Girls High School, Government Postgraduate College for Women, Samanabad, Model Town and Government College of Science, Wahdat Road.
Admission Test are consist of 220 multiple choice questions (MCQs), divided into four sections Biology (88 MCQs), Chemistry (58 MCQs), Physics (44 MCQs) and English (30 MCQs).