Taking the MCAT® Exam
MCAT Test Scores in Pakistan
Your MCAT scores are important in the medical school admissions process. This page aims to provide you with information about MCAT scoring and how your GPA and MCAT scores affect your chances of getting accepted to medical school. Note that individual circumstances vary and so students intending to apply to medical school should consult with their premed advisor.
(i) MDCAT-2017 shall comprise a single question paper containing 220 multiple choice questions (MCQs) divided into the following four (04) sections: Biology = 88 MCQs, Chemistry = 58 MCQs, Physics = 44 MCQs and English = 30 MCQs
(ii) The duration of the test shall be 150 minutes (2½ hours) and the total marks shall be 1100. There shall be Negative Marking in the test – on each correct answer, five (05) marks will be awarded; on each wrong answer, one (01) marks will be deducted from the total score. No negative marking will be done on not attempting a question.
Each question in the test is of 5 marks which makes the total of 1100 marks. Every correct answer in the test scores 5 marks whereas every wrong answer scores a negative mark.