ETEA MDCAT Test 2023 News and Updates

ETEA MDCAT Test 2023 News and Updates

The education testing and evaluation authority ETEA will conduct the Medical and Dental College Admission Test (MDCAT) exam to decide the admission of the students to the Medical and Dental colleges of KPK province. The authority has announced the detail regarding the MDCAT 2023 KPK date sheet. Students can check complete information regarding ETEA results, merit lists, etc on this page. Get here full details about ETEA 2023!



ETEA MDCAT 2023 Latest News

ETEA is officially back for the KPK students and it will conduct the MDCAT 2023 at the direction of KMU and the Pakistan medical commission.

There is no such difference between ETEA and MDCAT. ETEA is the conducting body of medical entrance examinations in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The test for admission to medical and dental colleges of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will be held on the same day in different centers of the province.

Per the Pakistan Medical Commission’s syllabus and guidelines, the test will consist of a three-hour paper. These decisions were made by a special meeting of the Provincial Admission Committee under the chairmanship of Taimur Saleem Jhagra, the provincial health minister.

The Vice Chancellor of KMU Peshawar, Professor Dr. Zia ul Haq, and other relevant officials also attended. It was decided in the meeting that the subject ETEA will provide paper for the mentioned test according to the Pakistan Medical Commission’s syllabus. KMU will be responsible for setting up the arrangement for the test. The test will occur simultaneously in different cities across the province starting at 11 am and ending at 2 pm.

In regards to the exam, it was also decided that a carbon copy of the test would be provided to students at the end of the paper, along with the key to the test. Furthermore, the data of all students of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa would be procured from the PMC, after which they would be allotted their roll numbers and test centers, with the cost being determined at a later time.

Therefore, it was decided that a meeting must be arranged as soon as possible with the pertinent officials of ETEA, presided over by the secretary of the higher education department in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, to decide on future courses of action.


ETEA Test 2023 Pattern

ETEA Test is distributed with MCQs among the following subjects:
  • Biology: 68 MCQs
  • Chemistry: 54 MCQs
  • Physics: 54 MCQs
  • English: 18 MCQs
  • Logical Reasoning: 06 MCQs
  • No Negative marking
  • Total MCQs: 200
  • Total Marks: 200
  • Total Time: 3 hours
  • No Negative marking

ETEA MDCAT Test Centers

THE ETEA MDCAT exam is to be held on in the following centers in the KPK.

  1. Peshawar
  2. Mardan
  3. Mingora
  4. Chakdara
  5. Abbottabad
  6. MansehraKohat
  7. Bannu
  8. D.I.Khan


ETEA MDCAT Registered Students

ETEA MDCAT 2023 is to be conducted by KMU through ETEA for Public and Private Medical and Dental Colleges of KPK on Sunday 27th August 2023 at 11:00 AM. The number of registered students from each city for the previous year is given below.
  • Peshawar 28433 candidates
  • Swat 8690 Candidates
  • Abbottabad 3967 candidates
  • DI Khan 3461 candidates
  • Swabi 1378 candidates
The total number of students registered for ETEA MDCAT 2022 from KPK was 45929. This number is expected to grow to 50,000+.

ETEA MDCAT 2023 Registeration

Registration for ETEA MDCAT 2023 test will start from second week of July. Students can register for ETEA test through the official website of KMU. MDCAT test for KPK will be conducted by ETEA.


ETEA MDCAT 2023 Roll Number Slips

The roll number slips for the ETEA MDCAT 2023 will be issued by ETEA 2 weeks before the exam. ETEA will notify all the registered candidates via email or phone number.



What is the purpose of ETEA test?
The ETEA (Engineering and Technology Education Agency) test is an entrance examination for admission to medical and dental programs at universities in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. The test is administered by the ETEA, which is an autonomous body responsible for conducting the test and selecting candidates for admission to medical colleges in the KPK province.
What is ETEA entry test?
The ETEA entry test is a competitive examination that is required for admission to medical colleges in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. The test consists of multiple-choice questions in the following subjects: Biology, Physics, Chemistry, English, and Logical Reasoning.
Who can apply for ETEA test?
Candidates who have completed their intermediate (12th grade) education and meet the eligibility requirements set by the ETEA are eligible to apply for the ETEA test.
Can I get admission without MDCAT?
It is generally not possible to get admission to medical colleges in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan without taking the ETEA test. However, it is possible that some universities may have alternative admissions processes in place, such as admission based on the results of another competitive examination like UHS MDCAT or DUHS MDCAT.
ETEA MDCAT stands for the Medical and Dental College Admission Test, which is a competitive examination for admission to medical and dental programs at universities in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. The MDCAT is administered by Pakistan Medical Commisiion (PMC).

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