Pre-Medical Certification Program

The Pre-Medical Certification (PMC) of Medical Career Academy is aimed at certifying candidates through qualifying examinations. MCA Certified candidates will be admitted into degree academic programs in medical sciences. Medical Sciences with PMC program of MCA include Medicine and Surgery, Nursing Science, Pharmacy, Medical Laboratory Science, Medical Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy, Anatomical Sciences, Public Health, Health Information and Management Science, Veterinary Medicine.

Structure
The programme shall involve qualifying exams written in two or one diet (depending on the attained academic qualifications of candidates). All exams will be written within a space of six weeks. Certification will lead to admission of certified candidates into medical degrees in MCA Partner Universities abroad.

Qualifications
Candidates for Pre-Medical Certification Program are referred to as external candidates/students and in two groups;

Group A
a. Candidates who possess Ordinary National Diploma or equivalent professional qualifications in related health professional courses from recognised institutions.

b. Candidates who have spent a minimum of one academic session offering science based courses in reputable universities

Candidates will write two diets of MCA Pre-Medical Certification Examination

Group B
a. Candidates who possess Higher National Diploma or equivalent professional qualifications in related health professional courses from recognised institutions. Candidates in this group will write only one diet of MCA Pre-Medical Certification Examination

Registration and Examination
Interested candidates (external students) should visit MCA website for registration. Examination Registration Fee shall be stipulated by MCA and is subject to review from time to time. Pre-Medical Certification exams will hold in three periods per year (January – March, May – July, September – November). Syllabus and exams time–table for any diet of exams will be made available to candidates on successful registration for exams. MCA Pre-Medical Certification exams will hold at the same periods in the MCA Centres of Excellence across the country.

Application Procedure

  • You are required to pay with a valid ATM Card (Mastercard, Visa or Verve Cards) with sufficient fund of N10,500 (Ten Thousand Five Hundred Naira)
  • Ensure that you have the required entry qualifications (5 O’level credits including English language and Mathematics with 3 relevant subjects, WAEC, NECO, or GCE – at no more than 2 sittings, you can combine WAEC and NECO Results) and also ND and HND Certificate or transcript is acceptable for applicants.
  • Applicants are required to have scanned copies of their certificates and results for upload.
  • You must have a valid email address