BioMedical Admissions Test BMAT (UMalaya) 2017
BMAT (UMalaya) is a pre-requisite entrance test for all candidates who wish to apply for the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) Programme for the academic session 2017/2018. This test is one of the criteria used to ensure fairness in selection of suitable candidates for the competitive MBBS programme.
For further entry requirements to the programme, please visit: http://www.um.edu.my/academics/bachelor/medicine/bachelor-of-medicine-and-bachelor-of-surgery.
Preparing for BMAT (UMalaya) 2017
BMAT (UMalaya) is a 2-hour, pen-and-paper test divided into three sections assessing multiple different components. Details about the format of the test are as follow:
|Sections||Component Tested||Number of Questions||Timing|
Aptitude and Skills
|Generic skills in problem solving, understanding arguments and data analysis and inference.||35 multiple-choice questions.||60 minutes|
Scientific Knowledge and Applications
|The ability to apply scientific knowledge typically covered in school Science and Mathematics .||27 multiple-choice questions.||30 minutes|
|The ability to select, develop and organise ideas, and to communicate them in writing, concisely and effectively.||One writing task from a choice of four questions.||30 minutes|
Please visit http://www.admissionstestingservice.org/for-test-takers/bmat-umalaya/ for more information on test format and samples of past question papers.
Application for BMAT (UMalaya) 2017
The application for the test is open only once a year. Application will commence on the 21st of November 2016 until 16th of January 2017. All application after the 16th of January 2017 will not be entertained.*
Please ensure that all details provided during the online registration are complete. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Date : 11th of February 2017
Day : Saturday
Test Time : 1500 – 1730 (Note: All venues start and end the test at the same time)
- New Examination Building, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur
- The Klagan Hotel, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
- Merdeka Palace Hotel & Suites, Kuching, Sarawak
*The fee for BMAT (UMalaya) 2017 is:-
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