204,252 students take part in MDCAT exam: PMC
Islamabad: Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC) has managed to conduct MDCAT exam in which 204,252 students participated across country.
MDCAT-2022 was a paper-based examination held single day at National and International venues through provincial public universities supervised by PMC.PMC and test conducting all provincial universities successfully arranged context. President PMC Prof. Dr. Noshad Ahmad Shaikh stated that students’ bright future is our top priority and PMC is working tirelessly to facilitate them.
Moreover, total registered candidates appeared in national venues were 203,791. PMC also made international centres in UAE and in Saudia Arabia where total international candidates appeared were 462. He elaborated that in province of Punjab 83,142, Sindh 43,994, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 46,229, Balochistan 9,238, Gilgit 645, Azad Jammu and Kashmir 2,718, ICT 17,825, International KSA 222, International UAE 240 candidates appeared in examination. He told that MDCAT examination was conducted in Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Lahore, Multan, Faisalabad, Bahawalpur, Gujranwala, Sahiwal, Sialkot, DG Khan, Karachi, Jamshoro, Dera Ismail Khan, Malakand, Nawabshah, Khairpur, Swat, Swabi, Peshawar, Mardan, Kohat, Bannu, Abbottabad, Quetta Gilgit, Muzaffarabad and Mirpur. He said that special assistance has also been provided to few handicap candidates who required help to fill answer sheets.
Entire PMC staff under visionary leadership of Minister Health has worked day and night to make all necessary arrangements to conduct MDCAT. He said that students have been provided best facility to appear in examination.
Published in The Daily National Courier, November, 14 2022