PRC cancelled the August 2021 Architect Licensure Exam in Manila/NCR

MANILA, Philippines – The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) has cancelled the schedule of August 2021 Architecture licensure exams in Manila/ National Capital Region (NCR) due to recently imposed Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ) and pursuant to the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-MEID) Resolution No. 134 (s. 2021).

Meanwhile, the conduct of Architecture board exam at other testing locations including Baguio, Cebu, Koronadal, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Pampanga, Tacloban, and Zamboanga will proceed as scheduled.

See Also: ALE RESULTS (August 2021 Architecture Board Exam Passers)

The August 2021 Architecture licensure exam will be conducted on August 27 & 29, 2021 by the Board of Architecture headed by its Chairman, Robert S. Sac and its member, Robert M. Mirafuente .

Several board exams scheduled on first and second quarter of 2021 were cancelled and re-scheduled (see below) due to COVID-19 pandemic. However, there were also licensure exams that pushed through following a strict health and safety protocols imposed by the commission. Among are the board exams for Medical Technologists/ MTLE, Social Workers, Veterinarians and Physicians/ PLE.

2021 Architecture Licensure Exam Schedule

Shown below is the schedule of exams for the 2021 Architect board exams:

Date of ExamTesting LocationsStart of ApplicationDeadline of Application
August 27 & 29, 2021NCR, Baguio, Cebu, Davao, Koronadal, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Pampanga, Tacloban, and Zamboanga

Source: PRC (This table will be immediately updated should there be further changes on board exams postponement/cancellations.)

PRC has released the schedule of board exams for the year 2021 on November 2020 through Resolution No. 1283 Series of 2020. These includes the opening of online processing, deadline of filing, target release of results, among other important announcements.


For those who want to clarify something, PRC advised to email them through the Licensure Exam Division at below contacts:

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1 comment… add one
  • Ronnie Nieto Aug 28, 2021 @ 13:37

    Paano makaka move on ang mga estudyante o mga kukuha ng board exam kung puro kayo postpone,kpg kumukuha nmn ng board exam layo layo nmn sila at kung sakali man sa 1 kwarto 20 persons ang kumukuha ng exam ,e d gawin nyong 10 person kda kwarto ,sa ganyang paraan makakaraos ang exam ng mga bata,hindi yung kina cancel nyo hindi tuloy makapagtrabaho ng maayos ang mga bata dahil hindi makakuha ng lisensya nila……?????at sa oras ng board exam magsoot ng lahat ng klase ng PPE kontra Covid at lahat dapat may vaccine,,,,gawaan nyo ng paraan para hindi ma postpone ang exam,hindi nmn matatapos ang pandemic na to ,bago mawala ang pandemic limot at kumupas na ang talino ng mga bata mas masahol pa sa pandemic ,,,,,,

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