PMDC conducts examinations for foreign medical graduates (FMG). PMDC examinations is compulsory to acquire license for practice in Pakistan.

PMDC examination is conduct in 3 steps.

Step 1: (Basic Sciences)

Basic  sciences includes subjects like Anatomy, Physiology, Bio Chemistry, Pathology, Pharmacology, Forensic & Community Medicine.

Step 2: (Clinical Sciences)

Clinical Sciences includes subjects like Medicine, Surgery, Gynae & OBS, Eye, E.N.T and Pediatrics.

Step 3: (OSCE/VIVA)

It consists of 15 short Cases/Assessments stations.