Entry test for the MBBS undergraduate admissions at Aga Khan University Medical College (AKU) is quiet comprehensive and conceptual. The test focuses on your conceptual understanding rather than your ability to memorize and remember bare facts and figures. The entry test has two sections: Section 1 on English with a total allocated time of 1 hour; and Section 2 on science and mathematics with a total allocated time of 2 hours and 15 minutes. Format of the two sections is given below,
Section 1: English
- Reading comprehension
- Error detections
- Sentence completion
Time allotted = 1 hours.
Section 2: Science and Mathematics
- Biology (20 MCQs)
- Chemistry (20 MCQs)
- Physics (20 MCQs)
- Science reasoning (30 MCQs)
- Mathematics reasoning (30 MCQs)
Total MCQs = 120
Time allotted = 2 hours & 15 minutes.
There is negative marking only for the Biology, Chemistry and Physics sub-section where every wrong answer loses 0.25 marks.
You can find the curriculum for the test at the following link: http://www.aku.edu/admissions/undergraduate/medicine/Pages/curriculum.aspx
Sample test is also available at the follwoing link:
For further details and updates on the Agha Khan University undergraduate admission, please go to the AKU undergraduate admissions website http://www.aku.edu/admissions/undergraduate/medicine/Pages/MBBS-Programme.aspx