Eligibility Criteria & Merit Calculation for MBBS/BDS

Eligibility Criteria, Merit Calculation have been formulated in the light of Medical and Dental Undergraduate Education (Admissions, Curriculum and Conduct) Regulations (amended) 2021 for Admission in NUMS Public/Private Medical/Dental Colleges

1. Eligibility Criteria

a. Passing NUMS MDCAT with 55% marks for MBBS and 45% for BDS shall be mandatory for admission in NUMS colleges as per PMC regulations 2021.
b. Obtained a HSSC/FSc Pre-Medical or an equivalent 12th grade qualification recognized in Pakistan having obtained more than 60% marks therein, or a higher percentage as may be notified by the Medical and Dental Council.
c. Appearing in NUMS Entry Test is mandatory for admission in NUMS Constituent and affiliated/attached Medical/Dental colleges.
d. Qualifying psychological test is mandatory, however merit will be based on subject based MCQs.

2. Weightage Formula, Merit List Policy

Affiliated / Administered Colleges (Private Sector)

NUMS MDCAT                            50%
HSSC/F.Sc. Pre-Medical//Eq.      40%
SSC/Matriculation/Eq.                 10%
(Biology, Chemistry, Physics/Maths)

3. Affiliated / Administered Colleges (Private Sector)

a. Merit calculation will be carried out as per weightage formula mentioned above at para 2a
b. Merit list will be generated and scrutiny of the educational documents, verification of NMDCAT marks conducted by PMC and integration of marks of Hifz e Quran Test will be carried out of finally admitted candidates of each college
c. After completion of admission process, final merit list of each Private College will be generated and sent to the college accordingly.
d. College will offer the admission to the candidates according to their merit position and it will be monitored by NUMS for maintaining transparency.