Lahore: MCAT entry test 2017 was leaked and sold by senior medical students and different academies in Lahore that made the students helpless.
Admission test for Medical and Dental Colleges in Punjab was held on 20th August, 2017. It is reported by local news outlets that the entry exam was solved and leaked to students through various academies and senior medical students.
The paper, in a short passage of time, went viral and students who had benefited to such corruption performed well in the exam and leave the examination hall ASAP.
Solved MCAT exam was sold at different rates between 50,000 to 100,000 PKR, reported by ARY NEWS.
University of Health Sciences, Lahore has uploaded the Answer key for the Entry Test held on 20-8-2017 for admission (to MBBS and BDS) in medical and dental colleges of Punjab.
Around 70,000 students appeared in MCAT exam against 3400 seats of MBBS & BDS in Punjab. A total of 220 MCQs were asked to solve in the given time of two and half hours, which gives each MCQ the time of 40 seconds. Out of the 220 MCQs, about 40 questions were numerical which required additional working as calculator was not allowed.
Physics portion of the MCAT was given as a mock test in the local Star Academy, students told. According to students, this was a plotted scheme and the local academy leaked the exam on purpose. In addition, students are claiming that the solved exam was also leaked by the same university.
This corruption is not affordable at any cost while it is totally injustice with hard working students.