MCAT 2020 Application Form, Eligibility and Exam Dates

    MCAT Exam is conducted a number of times in a year, providing an ample number of attempts for the aspirants. MCAT is a computer-based exam for admission to medical institutes of the U.S., Canada, and other select countries.

    For the US and Canada, aspirants need to hold undergraduate degrees. For others, they must have completed or are still pursuing MBBS. They can also appear for the exam upon special request.

    MCAT 2020MCAT Test CentersMCAT Zone and Fee

    Applicants need to pay the MCAT registration fee according to the Gold, Silver, and Bronze deadline scheme. Some aspirants who are in extreme condition and cannot pay the fee are offered MCAT Fee Assistance Program. Through this program, they get a concession on the original amount.

    MCAT 2020 Registration and Score Release dates

    Given below are the dates on which the exam will be held for the current year. It is projected along with the score release date for the applicants

    MCAT 2020 Test DateResults Date (tentative)
    January 19, 2020February 23, 2020
    January 20, 2020February 23, 2020
    January 25, 2020February 27, 2020
    March 24, 2020May 1, 2020
    April 6, 2020May 8, 2020
    April 20, 2020May 22, 2020
    April 21, 2020May 22, 2020
    May 5, 2020June 5, 2020
    May 18, 2020June 19, 2020
    May 19, 2020June 19, 2020
    May 24, 2020June 26, 2020
    June 1, 2020July 3, 2020
    June 2, 2020July 3, 2020
    June 16, 2020July 17, 2020
    June 29, 2020July 31, 2020
    June 30, 2020July 31, 2020
    July 7, 2020August 7, 2020
    July 20, 2020August 21, 2020
    July 21, 2020August 21, 2020
    July 24, 2020August 23, 2020
    August 3, 2020September 5, 2020
    August 4, 2020September 5, 2020
    August 9, 2020September 11, 2020
    August 10, 2020September 11, 2020
    August 18, 2020September 18, 2020
    August 31, 2020October 2, 2020
    September 1, 2020October 2, 2020
    September 8, 2020October 9, 2020
    September 18, 2020October 23, 2020
    September 19, 2020October 23, 2020

    Who can take this Exam?

    Test-takers interested in Allopathic, Osteopathic, Podiatric and Veterinary medicine can appear for the test. They must make sure that whether they are eligible to take MCAT or not.

    Given below is the eligibility criteria for candidates who are interested in MCAT:

    For U.S. and Canada AspirantsUndergraduate Degree
    International AspirantsPursuing or completed MBBS or special request

    Test Centers in Canada

    AlbertaNew BrunswickSaskatchewan
    British ColumbiaNewFoundLandOntario
    ManitobaNova ScotiaQuebec

    MCAT 2020 Registration

    Scheduling Zone and Fee Structure

    The aspirants while paying for registration must keep in mind about the Gold, Silver and Bronze deadline. The benefits and losses of the zones is discussed below so that aspirants can schedule their exam accordingly.

    MCAT zone wise fee

    **These fees are in addition to the initial registration fee and are non-refundable upon registration cancellation.

    Zone Benefits:

    • Gold Zone
      • Rescheduling exam at lowest cost
      • Get specific amount of refund upon cancelling registration
      • Flexibility in terms of date and location selection
      • Low rescheduling and cancellation fee for Fee Assistance Programs recipients
    • Silver Zone
      • No hike in registration fee
      • No refund on cancelling the reservation
      • Re-scheduling is possible on the given fee
    • Bronze Zone
      • Can cancel reservation but no refund

    Fee Assistance Program Fees

    Assistance Program Fees

    Fee Assistance Payment

    This program aids the individuals with extreme financial conditions and cannot give the exam. The aspirant must get the approval before selecting the test date and center.

    The above given table has the same deadline with Gold, Silver and Bronze but the fees is highly reduced to aid the individuals from humble background.

    AAMC MCAT Registration for MCAT 2020

    1. Open MCAT Account

    Open an AAMC account and fill the information like First Name, Middle Name, Last Name, E-Mail, General, Suffix, and Sex.

    Open MCAT Account

    2. Answer the questions

    Applicants need to answer questions related to their status in the medical field. There are four options from which they must select the most appropriate option:

    • Pre-Med or Undergrad
    • Medical School Student, Resident or Fellow
    • Staff or Faculty at Medical School or Teaching Hospital
    • Others

    Applicants need to attempt any one option based on suitable criteria. They will be asked about which AAMC service has been used by them from the list of services like MCAT, AMCAS, fee assistance program etc. Freshers should move on by selecting ‘No’.

    Answer the questions

    3. Identity

    Fill the personal information which includes birth and location

    fill the personal information

    4. Address

    Enter the complete address

    candidate address

    5. Account

    Enter the username, password along with 3 security questions

    sign in with username, password and 3 security questions

    Note: Applicants must save the credentials for future references.


    • After submitting the online MCAT registration form, the candidates would receive an e-mail providing the details of the appointment. Aspirants must register 60 days prior to the exam to be sure about the availability of the exam.
    • The candidates must have VISA or MasterCard at the time of registration as the system accepts only these cards.
    • Aspirants for Fee Assistance Program (FAP) must get approval prior to registration else, they will have to pay the amount equal to the general candidates.

    *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College



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