Thursday, November 3, 2016

March 2017 and August 2017 Civil Service Exam (CSE) Application Schedule & Requirements




MANILA, Philippines - The Civil Service Commission (CSE) announced that the Civil Service Exam - Pencil and Paper Test (CSE-PPT) for this year will be held on March 2017 and August 2017. As announced, the application will be on First Come, First Serve basis. Civil Service Commission (CSC) said that applications may close earlier than the deadline if the Regional Offices or the Field Offices have already reached the target number of applicants. Here is the detailed schedule and deadline of application for 2017 Civil Service Exams for Professional and Subprofessional levels courtesy of CSC.

Date of Exam Start of Application Deadline of Application
March 12, 2017 November 14, 2016 January 20, 2017 (*Extended from January 13, 2017 Original Deadline)
August 6, 2017 April 3, 2017 June 2, 2017

As per CSC, the applications must be personally filed at CSC Regional Office (CSCRO) in which the applicant wish to take the examination.

QUALIFICATION

The Civil Service Examination is open to all Filipino citizens who wants to be eligible to work in local government positions.

Applicants must be at least 18 years old at the time of filing for examination and with good moral character. The applicant has not been convicted by final judgment of an offense or crime including moral turpitude, immoral conduct, dishonesty, examination irregularity, drunkenness and addiction to drugs.

CSC will not accept applicants who are dishonorably discharge from military service or dismissed for  a cause from any civilian government position.

In case of failure for so many times, applicant may still continuously take the same level of examination once and only every three (3) months.

Shall the application was approved, CSC has the right to withdraw upon discovery of grounds for disqualification. Fees paid are forfeited. APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

Below are the specific requirements the applicant must comply:
  1. APPLICATION FORM: Fully accomplished application form (CS Form No. 100, Revised 2015). Download the form here. The 'Signature' and the 'Right Thumb mark' as per CSC shall be left blank as this will be accomplished in the presence of CSC representative/ processor. 
  2. ID PICTURES: Four (4) pieces of ID photos, Passport size, colored with white background, with handwritten name tag showing the signature over printed full  name format. In the photo studio, just tell that the photo is to be used for Civil Service application, they already know the specifications. 
  3. VALID ID with clear picture and Date of Birth and signature: Original and photocopy of any of the following: Driver's license, PRC License ID, SSS ID, GSIS ID, Voter's ID, BIR ID, Philhealth ID, Postal ID, Current company ID, Current School ID, Police Clearance, Barangay ID.
  4. NSO BIRTH CERTIFICATE: if the ID of the applicant doesn't contain the birth date, he/she shall bring the authenticated birth certificate. 
  5. EXAMINATION FEE: 500 pesos
  6. In case of dual citizenship under RA 9225, the original and photocopy of Certificate of Retention/ Re-acquisition of Philippine Citizenship issued by BIR is required. 
EXEMPTIONS TO CIVIL SERVICE EXAM

Bar examination passers given by the Supreme Court of the Philippines are automatically granted with Civil Service Eligibility.

Board Exam passers given by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) are also automatically granted with CSC eligibility under Republic Act No. 1080.

Honor Graduates may opt not to apply also since they are already eligible and may be granted with Honor Graduate Eligibility under P.D. 907.

See Also: Complete list of exemptions in Civil Service Exam

EXAMINATION COVERAGE

For Professional level, the exam covers the vocabulary, grammar and correct usage, paragraph organization, reading comprehension, analogy, logic and numerical reasoning, both in English and Filipino.

For Subprofessional level, the exam covers the same with Professional level except that the analogy and logic were replaced by spelling and clerical operations.

The general information items on the following: Philippine Constitution; Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees (R.A. 6713); Peace and Human Rights Issues and Concepts; and Environment Management and Protection are also included for both professional and sub-professsional exams.

NUMBER OF EXAM ITEMS/ TIME/ PASSING GRADE

For Professional level, 170 items in a 3 hours and 10 minutes time will be given while 165 items in a 2 hours and 40 minutes time for Sub-Professional level. The applicant is advised by the Commission to come at the examination center one hour before the test proper.

The examinee shall obtain 80.00% general rating to pass the examination.

RELEASE OF RESULTS

CSC said that official list of passers and related results for all regions in the March 2017 and August 2017 Civil Service Exam Exams (CSC-PPT) will be available at their website within 41 days after the examination.

CSC advised examinees to directly coordinate with CSC Regional Office for other concerns like verification of examinee number, and other examination result related matters.

In the April 2016 Civil Service Exam, the results were released within 41 days. As posted, 229, 463 were the registered examinees. As of this writing, the October 2016 Civil Service Exam results are not yet released, though it is also expected to be out after 41 days.

Related: April 2016 Civil Service Exam (CSC) Results

PROFESSIONAL/SUBPROFESSIONAL ELIGIBILITY

According to CSC, Professional or the Career Service Professional Eligibility is the second appropriate level for both first and second level government positions that do not involve practice of profession and are not covered by other laws.

Meanwhile, Sub-Professional Eligibility is only appropriate for the first level government positions that do not involve practice of profession and are not covered by the other laws.

MAIN OBJECTIVE OF CSE-PPT

According to the Commission, the CSE-PPT examination aims to establish a Register of Eligibles (RoE) from which certification and appointment to first and second level positions in the civil service, except those involving practice of profession and/or are covered by special laws, shall be made, provided the eligibles meet the qualifications and other requirements of the positions.


UPDATES

PRCBoard.com is a reliable website that disseminates government-related eligibility/ board examination results. While we advise our readers to directly refer to commission's official website, we also recommend to refer at our social media pages (Facebook and Twitter) for fast and dependable updates.

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    1. Sa tingin ko, sarado ang office pag weekends.

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    2. i think government offices are close during weekends.

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  2. Pwedi po bang mag take ng exam for professional kahit this SY 2016-2017 pa lang ga graduate?

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    1. pwdi man ata as-long as u have 72 units just try un man ata ang bago

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    2. kailangan may 72 units pa po? wala po kasi akong nabasa as taas na gnung requirement ngaun. pls enlighten me, ty

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    3. Pwede.. kami nga di pa graduate pero nakapag register na kami for professional exam..

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    4. napasa mo po ba ang professional exam mo kahit di ka graduate?

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    5. pwd atleast u have 72 units for sub prof..

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  3. kelan po ang fire officer exam this coming 2017?

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  4. yes,wen is the fire examination for 2017?

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  5. saan po pwede magpasa ng reqs? nearest municipal po ba? tsaka pwede po makahingi ng listahan ng lugar na pwede mag exam

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    1. just log in to their site.

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  6. Pwede ba mag submit sa January 16 2017??

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    1. Yes po. Application for CSC examination extend until 20 January 2017.

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  7. san po ba pwde mag pa register dito sa manila area ,, caloocan me

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  8. San po pd magapply at magpasa ng application form??

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  9. sa CSC office kayo mag apply tapos post lang nila sa website nila kung saan ang room assignment mo

    kung taga caloocan ka sabhin mo lng sa driver ng taxi sa mlapit na prc ka ppunta. nga pla 1 hit ko lng last year ung exam so good luck sa inyo

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  10. pwede naman po magtake ng CSC kahit di graduate ng college diba?? thanks

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    1. Pwede naman po, as long as you comply with their requirements.

      APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

      Below are the specific requirements the applicant must comply:

      APPLICATION FORM: Fully accomplished application form (CS Form No. 100, Revised 2015). Download the form here. The 'Signature' and the 'Right Thumb mark' as per CSC shall be left blank as this will be accomplished in the presence of CSC representative/ processor.

      ID PICTURES: Four (4) pieces of ID photos, Passport size, colored with white background, with handwritten name tag showing the signature over printed full name format. In the photo studio, just tell that the photo is to be used for Civil Service application, they already know the specifications.

      VALID ID with clear picture and Date of Birth and signature: Original and photocopy of any of the following: Driver's license, PRC License ID, SSS ID, GSIS ID, Voter's ID, BIR ID, Philhealth ID, Postal ID, Current company ID, Current School ID, Police Clearance, Barangay ID.

      NSO BIRTH CERTIFICATE: if the ID of the applicant doesn't contain the birth date, he/she shall bring the authenticated birth certificate.

      EXAMINATION FEE: 500 pesos

      In case of dual citizenship under RA 9225, the original and photocopy of Certificate of Retention/ Re-acquisition of Philippine Citizenship issued by BIR is required.

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  11. San po pedeng kumuha ng application form at san pedeng ipasa ung form

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    1. You can download online their application form and submit at the nearest CSC office or Municipality.

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  12. pwede po ba magtake kahit tesda nc1 and nc2 graduate lang?

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  13. Pwede pa bang magsubmit ng requirements for cs exam? Taguig ako san po pwede?

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    1. hello po pwede po mgfile,though online for next,examination for august kasi,nasa,ibang,bnsa po kasi ako tnx

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  14. Pwede po bang mag take ng exam kahut high school graduate lang ?

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    1. earn first 72units pra makapag exam ka sa sub pro

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    2. gano kahirap ang exam?

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  15. hi gUd evening ask kO pOh kUng pwede pOh bA nA mgregisTer nA bUkas pOh tpOs Id LnG pOh daLa qOe dn isUsUnOd nLng pOh Ung NSO birthcertificate kC sA next week pA dw pOh mkUkUha NSO kO...petO mgbabaYad nA rin pOh ak0 diretsO.....

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    1. Hindi siguro pwede kasi kelangan complete reqts.

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  16. How can I submit the application form? Anong link po? And if need na personally ibigay sa office, pwde ba na iba ang mag-abot para sa akin since I have work. Thanks

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  17. eton na ddownload na Application form?? paper size nya?? short lang po?? etong defult size nya sa PDF??? or a4 ang ginangamit?

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  18. pwede pa po ba magfile sa january 18?? at kahit po board passer na pwede po ba kumuha pa ng exam? tnx po

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    1. Board Exam passers given by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) are also automatically granted with CSC eligibility under Republic Act No. 1080.

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    2. hello po may 121 units po ako 2nd year level pwede po ba ako mag take ng professional o kailangan muna sub-prof. bago professional? Pasensya na po ha? kung dito ako nag comment kasi po matagal na po ako nag tanong- tanong wala namang sumagot kaya sana sagutin mo na ako para malinawagan na po ako. maraming salamat po

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  19. Hi ask ko lang kasi meron n aq prc lisence but di ko n napa renew ng several years...entitled pa din b aq sa exemption or need ko pa din mag take ng csc examination...thanks

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  20. saan po ba ang exam ng NCR??

    Thank you.

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  21. Hi Saan po ba ang exam location ng NCR?

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  22. pde po bang mag take ang board passer.. im a registered nurse..

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  23. Hi po tanong ko lng po kung may bayad po ba ang pag magrereview ?? First time po kc mag tatake ng exam ... tska po same process lng po ba nung nasa taas na information kapag first timer po ..thankyou po

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  24. Ask ko lang kahit saan branch po sa sa ncr pwede mgfile pa po ? ty sa sasagot

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  25. Question po, pwede po ba na ang nanay ko ang mag file ng application in my behalf? working abroad po kasi ako. salamat po sa sagot.

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  26. Hello, Ask ko lang anu po requirement pag professional kukunin.. 1 year work experience, pwede na?

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  27. May slots pa po ba sa NCR Regional Office?

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  28. NCII food processing graduate, automatically granted po ba sa CSC eligibility? just asking. thanks.

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  29. required po ba magtake ng Sub-pro before taking Pro eligibility exam?

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  30. Pwede po ba mag pasa o magfile ng csc application sa city hall?

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  31. sa Civil SErvice Commission office lang ata

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  32. pwede pa makahabol by tuesday pra mg file?

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  33. pwde pa ho bang magfile this tuesday jan.24 po for the exam this march 2017 po..hahabol sana po kc d nakafile dahil sa baha po sa Cdo..hoping for the consideration...thanks po..

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  34. excuse me... can I ask pwede pa ba mag pasa ng requirements by this end of january 2017 for the upcoming exam? reply please thanks!

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  35. pde po b ang undergrad,?

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  36. Pano po if nawala ko po ung OR at permit for exam?what to do po?tha ks po

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  37. pwede po bang mag exam kahit hindi pa graduate but 4thyr na this yr?

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  38. san po ba ung office ng csc sa cavite...taga bacoor po kasi ako balak ko pong mag take ng exam di ko po kasi alam kung san banda ung office..

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  39. GOOD DAY. Can i ask, f naka file ko sa Davao pero sa CDO ko mag take sa exam. possible ba?
    THANK YOU.

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  40. Hi,
    I would like to ask if there is a possibility for another extension for submission of requirements? Thank you.

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  41. pwede ba magtake ng professional cse if 2 yr course graduate ka? naka 126 units po ako during college. thank you

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  42. Two year course graduate po ako ng Aircraft Maintenance Technology at naka reach po ako ng 126 units during college. Pwede po ba akong kumuha ng Professional Civil Service Exam? Salamat po

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    1. Ok na yan.72 units lang ang needed

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  43. Good day ma'am/sir :
    Do you have any Latest Reviewer for this upcoming March 2017 Civil Service Exam . ?
    Please e-mail me via google account robertoavellanosa22837@gmail.com.
    Thank you and God bless !

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  44. Hello po. Ask ko lang po kung saan mag papasa ng application Form. Taga Taguig po ako. Thank you!

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  45. Hi. Nawawala po yung ID (philhealth id) na dinala ko nung nagfile ako para sa CSE, pwede ba akong magpagawa ulit ng philhealth ID at yun ipresent ko sa examination day? Pasagot po. Thank you.

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  46. Saan po ipapasa ang requirements? at saan po magbayad??

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  47. Good day! My husband po plan nya mag take ng exam this coming august. 2yrs grad po sya. Is he qualified for professional exam? What do you mean by prof and sub prof? Please Entertain my question. Thank you so much!

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  48. Ang tanong ko po. Paano kung walang 72 units ang nakuha mo sa college, possible pa rin po ba mag apply ng exam kahit sub-professional lang po? Yung kasi ang worries ko. Wala akong ibang mapagtanungan

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  49. Hi. Baka po merong may alam sa inyo kung ano yung EL Examination? Thank you so much!!!

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