Fawad Chaudhry-the federal minister for Science and Technology has advised the students on Twitter to opt for the field of Biotech. This advice was particularly targeted at the students who want to pursue their careers in medicine.
As per the shared details, he tweeted “My advice to all the students there dying to take MDCAT and become doctor forget about it instead choose biotech as a profession,” he wrote in a post on his official Twitter handle. “Fifteen years down the line Doctor as profession [wi]ll start dying down as AI [artificial intelligence] take over medicine/medical field Biotech is future… good luck.”
Over 125,000 aspiring candidates signed up for the MDCAT 2020 held throughout the country on Sunday.
Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC) Vice President Barrister Ali Raza said 138 students who informed the PMC about them being COVID-19 positive will take their exam on December 13.
The PMC would be finalizing the MDCAT results within next seven to ten days, he said.
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