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MEDICAL COLLEGE ADMISSION TEST

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MCAT 2022: Registration (Started), Eligibility Criteria, Exam Dates, Score

Updated On - May 20 2022 by Vanshika Johari

MCAT 2022 Registration is started for July-September dates in 2022. Registration for dates in July-September will open on February 8 at noon ET. MCAT or Medical College Admission Test is a standardized multiple-choice examination designed to assess candidates' problem-solving, critical thinking, and knowledge of natural, behavioral, and social science concepts and principles prerequisite to the study of medicine. The exam is organized by AAMC ( Association of American Medical Colleges) at the international level. Almost all US and Canadian Schools require MCAT scores. Read the whole article to know more details about AAMC MCAT 2022.

Latest Updates

MCAT 2022 Registration is open for July-September exam dates in 2022. Registration has been started on February 8 at noon ET.

MCAT 2022 Dates

Below is the table, we have provided the MCAT 2022 vital dates for US and Canada locations:

Test Date60 Day Deadline30 Day Deadline10 Day DeadlineScore Release Date
January 14Nov. 15, 2021Dec. 15, 2021Jan. 4Feb. 15
January 15Nov. 16, 2021Dec. 16, 2021Jan. 5Feb. 15
January 20Nov. 21, 2021Dec 21, 2021Jan. 10Feb. 22
January 21Nov. 22, 2021Dec 22, 2021Jan. 11Feb. 22
March 12Jan. 11Feb. 10March 2April 12
March 25Jan. 24Feb. 23March 15April 26
April 8Feb. 7March 9March 29May 10
April 9Feb. 8March 10March 30May 10
April 29Feb. 28March 30April 19May 31
April 30March 1March 31April 20May 31
May 13March 14April 13May 3June 14
May 14March 15April 14May 4June 14
May 19March 20April 19May 9June 21
May 27March 28April 27May 17June 28
June 4April 5May 5May 25July 6
June 17April 18May 18June 7July 19
June 18April 19May 19June 8July 19
June 24April 25May 25June 14July 26
June 25April 26May 26June 15July 26
June 30May 1May 31June 20Aug. 1
July 16May 17June 16July 6Aug. 16
July 29May 30June 29July 19Aug. 30
August 5June 6July 6July 26Sept. 7
August 20June 21July 21Aug. 10Sept. 20
August 26*June 27July 27Aug. 16Sept. 27
August 27June 28July 28Aug. 17Sept. 27
September 1July 3Aug. 2Aug. 22Oct. 4
September 2*July 4Aug. 3Aug. 23Oct. 4
September 9*July 11Aug. 10Aug. 30Oct. 11
September 10July 12Aug. 11Aug. 31Oct. 11

* There will be two testing sessions offered on August 26, September 2, and September 9. Exam start times will be at 7:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. each day.

  • Standard start times will be 7:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. each day.
  • Scores will be released by 5:00 p.m. ET on the scheduled date.
MCAT Dates 2022 Canada 
Exam Dates
Last Submission Date
for 60 day Review Cycle
(Complete Initial Applications)
Last Submission Date
for 30 Day Review 
(Reconsiderations,
Appeals, Extensions)
Silver Zone Deadline
15 January 2022October 31, 2021November 30, 2021December 31, 2021
21 January 2022November 6, 2021December 6, 2021January 6, 2022
13 March 2022December 27, 2021January 26, 2022February 26, 2022
23 April 2022February 6, 2022March 8, 2022April 8, 2022
30 April 2022February 13, 2022March 15, 2022April 15, 2022
14 May 2022February 27, 2022March 29, 2022April 29, 2022
28 May 2022March 13, 2022April 12, 2022May 13, 2022
04 June 2022March 20, 2022April 19, 2022May 20, 2022
18 June 2022April 3, 2022May 3, 2022June 3, 2022
19 June 2022April 4, 2022May 4, 2022June 4, 2022
26 June 2022April 11, 2022May 11, 2022June 11, 2022
30 June 2022April 15, 2022May 15, 2022June 15, 2022
17 July 2022May 2, 2022June 1, 2022July 2, 2022
22 July 2022May 7, 2022June 6, 2022July 7, 2022
30 July 2022May 15, 2022June 14, 2022July 15, 2022
31 July 2022May 16, 2022June 15, 2022July 16, 2022
05 August 2022May 21, 2022June 20, 2022July 21, 2022
06 August 2022May 22, 2022June 21, 2022July 22, 2022
07 August 2022May 23, 2022June 22, 2022July 23, 2022
13 August 2022May 29, 2022June 28, 2022July 29, 2022
14 August 2022May 30, 2022June 29, 2022July 30, 2022
21 August 2022June 6, 2022July 6, 2022August 6, 2022
26 August 2022June 11, 2022  July 11, 2022August 11, 2022
27 August 2022June 12, 2022July 12, 2022August 12, 2022
28 August 2022June 13, 2022July 13, 2022August 13, 2022
02 September 2022June 18, 2022July 18, 2022August 18, 2022
03 September 2022June 19, 2022July 19, 2022August 19, 2022
04 September 2022June 20, 2022July 20, 2022August 20, 2022
10 September 2022June 26, 2022July 26, 2022August 26, 2022
11 September  2022June 27, 2022July 27, 2022August 27, 2022

MCAT 2022 Registration

The candidates must ensure that they are eligible to apply for MCAT 2022. While registering they must take care of following important points regarding MCAT Registration 2022:

  • All those seeking to apply must fill the form online on the official website of AAMC.
  • Applicants need to register via MCAT Registration System.
  • To register, aspirants need AAMC ID and an associated username and password.
  • Those who do not have the above ID will be directed to create an account and establish a username and password.
  • The candidate can use their same user name and password which has been created to purchase or access AAMC products and services, the Medical School Admission requirements (MSAR®) database, etc.
  •  The candidates must give their complete and updated information.
  • Any incomplete form will not be considered.

MCAT 2022 Registration Fees

Aspirants can check below in the table MCAT 2022 Online Registration fee details:

AAMC MCAT Fee 2022
EventsGold Zone (deadline is 29 days before test date)Silver Zone ( deadline is 15 days before test date)Bronze Zone (deadline is 08 days before test date)
Initial RegistrationUS$ 320US$ 320US$ 375
Date and/or test centre reschedule feeUS$ 95US$ 160NA
Cancellation refundUS$ 160NANA
International feeUS$ 115US$ 115US$ 115

The international fee is in addition to the initial registration fee. Fee once deposited will not be refunded.

MCAT 2022 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates are eligible to take the MCAT if they are planning to apply to a health professions school, which includes:

  • M.D.-granting programs
  • D.O.-granting programs
  • Podiatric (D.P.M)
  • Veterinary medicine (D.V.M)
  • Any other health-related program that will accept MCAT exam results to satisfy a test score admissions requirement
  • An applicant must hold MBBS degree program to apply for the exam.
  • Any medical pursuing candidate need to have special permission to register for MCAT 2022.

MCAT 2022 Exam Pattern

The MCAT 2022 exam pattern can be checked hereby. It has four multiple-choice test sections:

  • Chemical and Physical Foundations of Biological Systems includes:
    • 59 questions consisting of 10 passage-based sets of questions and 15 independent questions
  • Biological and Biochemical Foundations of Living Systems includes 
    • 59 questions consisting of 10 passage-based sets of questions and 15 independent questions
  • Psychological, Social, and Biological Foundations of Behavior
    • 59 questions consisting of 10 passage-based sets of questions and 15 independent questions
  • Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills 
    • 53 questions consisting of 09 passages 
MCAT Pattern 2022
SectionsNumber of QuestionsDuration
Test-day certification--------04 minutes
Tutorial (optional)10 minutes
Chemical and Physical
Foundations of Biological Systems
59 questions95 minutes
Break (optional)  10 minutes
Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills53 questions90 minutes
Mid-exam break (optional)------30 minutes
Biological and Biochemical
Foundations of Living Systems
59 questions95 minutes
Break (optional)-------10 minutes
Psychological, Social, and
Biological Foundations of Behavior
59 questions95 minutes
Void question------03 minutes
End-of-day survey (optional)05 minutes
Total content time06 hours & 15 minutes
Total “seated” time*07 hours & 30 minutes
  • There is no penalty for guessing or simply no negative marking would be there.

MCAT 2022 Result

The examinees can check below in the given points a few important points regarding MCAT 2022 Score:

  • The candidates will receive a separate score for each section.
  • The score on each of the four multiple-choice sections is based on the numbers of questions answered by the examinees.
  • The raw score for each section is then converted to a scaled score ranging from 118 (lowest) to 132 (highest).
  • The total scaled score is the sum of all section scores and will range from 472 to 528.
  • The test score will be made available on the scheduled date by 05:00 PM ET.
  • Examinees need to sign in their MCAT Score Reporting System to view their result.
  • AAMC will not provide scores via any other mode like via phone or mail.

MCAT 2022 Important Links

MCAT 2022 Highlights

Aspirants can check below a few basic details about Medical College Admission Test 2022

MCAT Basic Details 2022
Exam NameMCAT 2022
Full NameMedical College Admission Test
Exam Conducting BodyAAMC or Association of American Medical Colleges
Level of Exam International level
Official Websitehttps://students-residents.aamc.org/

About AAMC

Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) is a nonprofit organization based in Washington, D.C. that was established in 1876.  It represents medical schools, teaching hospitals, and academic and scientific societies while providing services to its member institutions that include data from medical, education, and health studies, as well as consulting. AAMC administers MCAT.

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MCAT Important Dates

TitleDates
Form Date08 Feb 2022
Exam Date12 Mar, 25 Mar 2022

MEDICAL COLLEGE ADMISSION TEST Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

7 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:

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Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions, Subjective

Negative Marking:

No

S.No
Subjects
Questions
Marks
Total
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Form Start Date:

08 Feb 2022

Form End Date:

08 Feb 2022

The last date to submit the form was on 08 Feb 2022
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