MANILA, Philippines – The room assignments for October 2018 Certified Public Accountant (CPA) board exams are released by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) Board of Accountancy few days before the licensure exam.
The board exam is scheduled to take place on October 6, 7 & 13, 2018 at PRC testing centers in Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Tacloban and Tuguegarao.
Accountancy is one of the programs with huge number of examinees being administered by PRC.
On the most recent CPA board exams conducted on May 2018, 2,843 out of 9,830 examinees passed. During October 2017 exams, 4,511 out of 14,816 examinees passed while on May 2017, 3,389 out of 9,645 hurdled the exams.
As posted by PRC, examinees shall bring the following requirements on examination proper. The Notice of Admission (NOA), Official Receipt, Pencils No. 1 or 2/ Black ink ballpen, metered stamped mailing envelope, long brown and plastic/transparent envelopes.
PRC reminds examinees to report before 6:30 in the morning on the said date because late comers will not be admitted, examination fees for late examinees will also be forfeited.
Examinees are advised to verify their application number on the day of examination from room watchers/proctors assigned to the room.
Below are the program, additional reminders and list of room assignments for the testing locations mentioned in the October 2018 CPA board exams, courtesy of PRC:
Examinees shall adhere to the attire set by the Professional Regulation Commission.
For male examinees, plain white polo shirt with collar without any seal, logo or marks partnered with decent pants or slacks. For female, plain white blouse or shirt with collar without any seal, logo or marks partnered with decent skirt or slacks.
Take note of the prohibitions during the exams. These include bringing of books, notes, review materials and other printed materials containing coded information; programmable calculators; gadgets which include cellular phones, smartwatch, ear plugs and related electronic devices; any kind of bag. Likewise, PRC will not be responsible for any prohibited items which will be lost during the exams.