PNP Entrance Exam Online Application Requirements 2020

PNP entrance exam online application and requirements are listed in this page. Follow these procedures and requirements for your successful application. The NAPOLCOM (National Police Commission) announced recently that they will now conduct PNP (Philippine National Police) exam.

Online application and filing of examination is now open. So if you want to join the PNP, you must have the following requirements if you are taking the exam this year 2020.

PNP is open to all Filipino citizens who meet the age, height and educational requirements provided in this page: PNP Requirements. Those who passed the PNP exam will be eligible for the appointment to rank of Patrolman or Patrolwoman, as prescribed under Section 30 of Republic Act 6975, as amended by RA 8551.

PNP Entrance Exam Schedule 2020

The National Police Commission conducts two sets of police examinations twice a year. The schedule for 2020 is posted below. The new schedule for 2020 PNP exam was announced recently. Online application will start at on January 27 to January 31, 2020. The website for online application will start at 12 noon. So hurry!

PNP entrance exam schedule 2020

PNP Exam Online Application 2020

Applicants can apply online using NAPOLCOM Online Examination Application Scheduling System (OLEASS) for the scheduling of filing of applications for the PNP entrance exam and other promotional exam. PNP Online Exam will be on April 26, 2020.

Only applicants with confirmed scheduled appointment with reference number shall be entertained.

Once you have a confirmed scheduled appointment and reference number, you may proceed to the filing of your application at the scheduled date and at the PNP Regional Office. Take note that the Regional Office reserves the right to limit the number of examinees it will accommodate. Acceptance of applications will be on a first-come-first-served basis and may be stopped even ahead of deadline.

According to the NAPOLCOM, the first letter of an applicant’s family name shall be adopted in the scheduling of applicants for the PNP entrance exam. It follows the following format:

Scheduled DatesFAMILY NAME starting with...
January 27A and B
January 28C, D, E and F
January 29G, H, I, J, K and L
January 30M, N, O, P and Q
January 31R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y and Z

How to get a Scheduled Appointment for Filing of Application for the PNP Exam?

Please follow the following procedures.

  1. Log in to NAPOLCOM Online Application System (OLEASS) and fill out the mandatory fields and tap SUBMIT.
  2. A Confirmation will appear after successful registration. It also contains your Examination Center, Examination Title, Schedule, Reference Number, Place of Processing, Requirements and date to access and fill-out the online exam application.
  3. Select Print Confirmation Letter button. You must bring this confirmation letter when you file your application at the Regional Office where you will take the exam.

How to File Application for PNP Entrance Exam?

Applicant should file his/her application, together with the required supporting documents listed below, on his/her scheduled appointment date personally at the NAPOLCOM regional Office where he/she is assigned to take the exam. Male applicants must be in proper haircut and well-shaved face.

PNP Entrance Exam Application Requirements:

  • Printed Confirmation Letter with reference number confirming scheduled appointment
  • Duly accomplished Application Form and Index Cards – you can download NAPOLCOM Form 1-A here and Index Cards here
  • 2 recent and identical 1×1 ID photo (colored) with white background and complete name tag (indicate rank before the first, middle and last name if PNP member)
  • Police exam fee of P400
  • 1 legal size window envelope with P20 worth of mailing stamps
  • Transcript of Scholastic Record (with Special Order issued by CHED) and Diploma from CHED-accredited schools, state universities and colleges
  • Birth Certificate in Security Paper issued by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) or Certified True Copy (CTC) issued by the Local Civil Registrar (LCR) and duly authenticated by PSA
  • For Patrolman or Patrolwoman with temporary appointment, a certified true copy of Attested Appointment, Plantilla Appointment or Special Order

Qualified applicant will receive a Notice of Admission (NOA) on the day he/she filed his/her application for PNP exam. To confirm status, applicant may verify the NAPOLCOM Regional Office where said application was filed.

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PNP Exam Coverage

The PNP entrance exam is a 3-hour exam with objective types multiple choices with the following coverage:

General Information:

  • Philippine Constitution
  • PNP Law and History
  • Criminal Justice Systems
  • Current Events
  • Social Awareness and Value Judgement

Verbal Reasoning:

  • Vocabulary
  • Comprehension
  • Grammar

Quantitative Reasoning:

  • Basic Concepts
  • Problem Solving

Logical Reasoning:

  • Verbal
  • Non-verbal

What to Wear on the PNP Entrance Exam?

Note that applicants wearing improper attire will not be allowed to enter the examination center. Applicants must wear plain white T-shirt or white Polo shirt, dark pants and shoes.

What to bring on the PNP exam?

  • NOA (notice of Admission)
  • Pencil No. 2
  • Valid ID (with picture and signature) such as SSS UMID or GSIS UMID, voter’s ID, postal ID, passport, driver’s license, PRC etc.

PNP Exam Minimum Qualification Standards:

Applicant ClassificationAgeEducational Attainment
CivilianNot more than 30 years oldBachelor's Degree
Patrolman / Patrolwoman (Temporary)NoneBachelor's Degree

PNP Exam Test Centers:

RegionExam Center
1San Fernando City, La Union
2Tuguegarao City
3City of San Fernando, Pampanga
4ACabuyao City
MIMAROPACalapan City
5Guinobatan, Albay
6Iloilo City
7Cebu City
8Tacloban City
Calbayog City
9Pagadian City
Zamboanga City
10Cagayan de Oro City
11Davao City
12Koronadal City
CARBaguio City
CARAGAButuan City
BARMMCotabato City
NCRMakati City

PNP Entrance Exam Results

How to know if you passed the PNP entrance exam? There are 2 ways to know if you passed the PNP exam. The first one is by checking out the posted exam results at the NAPOLCOM One-Stop Shop, 7th Floor NAPOLCOM Building in West Triangle QC. The second one by waiting for your notification. NAPOLCOM will mail the Report of Rating (failed examinees) and Certificate of Eligibility (successful examinees) to your mailing address.

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55 thoughts on “PNP Entrance Exam Online Application Requirements 2020”

  1. Meron na po akong professional civil service eligibility, dapat a po ba ako mag exam? Wala na po kasi ang CSC eligibility sa mga minimum requirements

  2. Good evening po , sir pano po pag fresh graduate po tapos mag aaply po for napolcom exam this coming october, tapos wala pa pong release ng TOR and Diploma ung school namin pwede po ba na certificate of graduation ung ipasa ? thank you po

  3. Sir pno kung 30 na poh q..file sana q ngaun jan 28 kso 31 qna poh s august 8..2019.tnung q poh kung ok pb n mag take ng exam dis april

  4. ahh just to be sure lng po, pwede po bang diploma lng ipasa sa req. wala pa po kc release nang Transcript of record
    eh. TIA,

  5. Hi po. Kailangan pa po ba mag take ng NAPOLCOM EXAM kahit meron kanang Civil Service Professional? Thank you po sa magrereply.?

  6. Good morning po pwede po ba akong mag exam ng napolcom undergraduate po ako na college 4th yr undergaraduate po. Thanks

  7. Greetings Ma’am and Sir!!!
    Can I still apply in NAPOLCOM even if I’m 38 years old already and my height is just 5′ and I’m a female. If ever I’m not qualified already in the NAPOLCOM….what is your recommendation please Ma’am and Sir that can fit my age inline with Police job? Thanks so much!!! God bless you all po!!!

  8. sir/ma’am tapos po ako ng 4yrs costum administration,5″6 height pwede po ba ako makapag exam at ano po mga dapat dalhin?

  9. Sir gusto ku mag exam ng napolcom kaso lng bagsak po ako sa hiegth at over age po ako.. pro kukuha pa po ako ng weaver galing sa national commesion muslim filipino…pde na po ba ako mag exam …

  10. Good day sir/mam. Tga santiago ko pwde ko mag apply sa online application?gusto ko moexam sa napolcom sir graduate ko 4yrs sa college…naa ko kron sa LGU santiago ngtrabaho…salamat

  11. Good day Ma’am/Sir…ask ko lang po kung pwede pa mg take na exam kahit may asawa na?,8 months na po kaming kasal pero wala pa namang anak at PA din po ang asawa ko minsan lang kami mag kita kaya balak ko mag take ng exam..22 years old pa lang po ako..thank you po..God Bless.

  12. Good day Sir/Madam,

    pwede po ako mag take ng exam kahit Certification lang po yung dadalhin ko? d kopa po nakuha yung TOR ko po. I graduated last year 2014, course taken, Batchelor of Science in Computer Science (BSCS) 4 years course. and i have already NC1. pwede po ba sir madam?? naka file na po ako sa NAPOLCOM

    thank you,

  13. good day mam/sir. Pde po ba aq magtake ng napolcom dto sa manila nasa Quezon City po aq ngaun tga mindanao aq. ang natapos q po ay marine engineering associate. 3yrs po un. ok lang ba aq nyan mam/sir? pangarap q rin po kc magpolice. reply po sa fb q. thank .u!


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