Medical Entrance Examinations
Medical entrance examination is the key to being a doctor and that is what they all say. Actually, it is firs the key to entering the medical school. The reason why there has to be an exam is to measure the capability of the student to learn and not to waste all the information and the knowledge that she will get from the medical school. Of course, what is being measured here is his or her ability to already understand complex things related to science and math. The medical entrance exam is not much different from the major entrance exams in other countries which all aim not to waste time and effort of the student when he gets to the medical school.
Entrance examination for Medical field is often focused on biology, chemistry and it also has mathematics with computations and the like. In some countries, they also have a separate examination paper for aptitude test and that means the capability of the person to understand medical related subjects may also be different from his capability to understand the basics about life. This is the reason why it is very significant to do the examination to determine already his possibility to graduate from the university after taking the course and also pass the future medical board examination.
There are of course different manners of conducting the medical entrance depending on the country and the name of the university. There are those which conduct it in three hours and there are other requisites as well prior to taking the exams. The questions are often composed of different parts including the subjects on biology and the different sciences. Some countries on the other hand require for higher passing mark while others only require just fifty percent of the total number of questions. Obviously, for top notch universities, there is a harder examination and a higher percentage of passing. It will be like passing through a needle’s eye when you pass the test.
Medical entrance examination is the key to a good medical career but if course, first thing should be to pass the test. A good pointer which can help a student to pass the medical entrance test is to have an easier grasp of the sciences and review the subjects which will be given during the examination. A one day preparation may not be enough though because that will be quite short. The review must start from the high school years.
Medical Entrance Exams listed below:
- All India Common Entrance Examination (AICEE-AIPVT)
- All India Institute of Medical Sciences Entrance Test (AIIMS)
- All India Pre-Medical Test/ Pre-Dental Entrance Examination (AIPMT)
- Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC) MBBS Entrance Examination