The five-year MBBS programme, accredited by the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PM&DC), is a blend of biomedical and clinical sciences, which are traditionally required by medical graduates to meet the responsibilities of providing preventive as well as curative healthcare.

Clinical training is important at the respective departments of affiliated teaching hospitals: Military Hospital (MH), Combined Military Hospital (CMH), Armed Forces Institute of Cardiology (AFIC) including Medicine, Surgery, Paediatrics, Orthopaedic Surgery, Radiotherapy, Urology, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Neurosurgery, Cardiac Surgery, Radiology, Dermatology, Tuberculosis and Chest diseases, Cardiology, Neurology and Paediatric Surgery.


Eligibility Criteria:
  1. Passing MDCAT for NUMS (Held on 16th October 2022) is mandatory. Pass percentage of MDCAT for NUMS is 55% for admission in MBBS Program and 45% for BDS Program.
  2.  Minimum 60% aggregate marks in FSc (Pre-Medical) or equivalent having minimum twelve years of education in atleast three subjects i.e. Biology, Chemistry and either Physics or Mathematics.


   Weightage Formula

MDCAT for NUMS                                      50%

HSSC / F.Sc (Pre-Medical)/Equivalent      40%

SSC / Matric/ Equivalent                           10%


  Weightage Formula for Admission

  • F.Sc (Pre-medical) HSSC/ Equivalent (50%)
  • Entrance Test (50%)

  For Admission on Open Merit Seats

  • Minimum 70% marks, in HSSC or F.Sc (Pre-medical) or equivalent examination having minimum twelve years of education.
  • Minimum 60% marks, in entrance test.
  • Minimum 70% Aggregate – MBBS.
  • All Pakistani Nationals including citizens of AJK/ GB.

  For Admission on Foreign/Dual National/Overseas Quota Seats


  • Foreign national/ dual national/ overseas (being a Pakistani citizen permanently resident in a foreign country) Pakistani student, and who has studied and passed HSSC 12th grade examination or equivalent from outside Pakistan and is a resident of a foreign country at the time of applying for admission and possess a certificate from the institution last attended to this effect having completed last two years of schooling from abroad.
  • SAT-II Exam with minimum 550 marks each in biology, chemistry and either physics or mathematics or a foreign MCAT with minimum score of 500/528. 
  • Equivalence by IBCC (in case of foreign qualification).
  • Minimum 70% marks, in HSSC or F.Sc (Pre-medical) or equivalent examination having minimum twelve years of education.
  • Minimum 70% Aggregate – MBBS.

For further details, kindly consult MBBS and BDS Regulations 2018 (amended on 30th May 2019) issued by Pakistan Medical and Dental Council, Islamabad.

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Institutes offering this course:
  • Army Medical College, Rawalpindi
  • CMH Lahore Medical College & Institute of Dentistry, Lahore Cantt
  • CMH Multan Institute of Medical Sciences, Multan Cantt
  • Wah Medical College, Wah Cantt
  • Quetta Institute of Medical Sciences, Quetta Cantt
  • HITEC Institute of Medical Sciences, Taxila
  • Karachi Institute of Medical Sciences, Malir Cantt
  • CMH Institute of Medical Sciences, Bahawalpur
  • CMH Kharian Medical College, Kharian Cantt