Exam Announcements:



The National Police Commission conducts two sets of police examinations twice a year, one for those who are already in the police service (promotional), and another for those aspiring to enter the Philippine National Police (PNP entrance).


The PNP ENTRANCE EXAMINATION is open to all Filipino citizens who meet the age, height and educational requirements. Click here to view the General Qualifications


Those who passed this examination are conferred by the NAPOLCOM, the PNP Entrance Eligibility which is appropriate for appointment to the rank of Patrolman/woman, as prescribed under sec. 30 of Republic Act No. 6975, as amended by Republic Act No. 8551.





The PROMOTIONAL EXAMINATIONS are open exclusively to all qualified uniformed members of the PNP who meet the minimum qualification standards for examination in terms of rank and eligibility.  Click here to view the General Qualifications  – Addendum to the General Qualifications


Applicants shall utilize the On-Line Exam Application Scheduling System (OLEASS) to request the Regional Office for their schedule on the filing of examination application. Applicants will personally appear at the NAPOLCOM Regional Office on the date assigned to them, with their printed on-line Confirmation Letter, filled-out Application Form and other required documents, for further evaluation.




The NAPOLCOM Computer-Assisted Examination (CAEx) for the PNP Entrance Examination is open to all Filipino citizens who meet the age and educational requirements, as well as to Patrolman/Patrolwoman whose appointments are temporary for lack of appropriate eligibility.


The NAPOLCOM utilizes the On-Line Examination Application Scheduling System (OLEASS) for the scheduling of the filing of applications for the PNP Entrance Examination category of the CAEx.




JUNE 2, 3, 6, 7, 9, 10, 13, 14, 16, 17, 20, 21, 23, 24, 27, 28 & 30, 2022
JULY 1, 4, 5, 7,  8, 11, 12, 14, 15, 18, 19, 21, 22, 25, 26, 28 & 29, 2022

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For applicants who failed to print their confirmation letter and Application Form, QUERY/VIEW facility is available click here.


May 6, 2022

For CAEx Applicants


Due to emergency service maintenance, the NAPOLCOM cancelled the conduct of the Computer Assisted Examination (CAEx) scheduled on May 5 and 6, 2022.


The Examining Division staff will coordinate with the affected examinees of their new schedule.


For further inquiries, please contact the NAPOLCOM Office thru the Examining Division with contact details: (02) 8899-0085 or (02) 8403-2588, or email them at [email protected]



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Staff Service Chief
Personnel and Administrative Service




The POLICE EXECUTIVE SERVICE ELIGIBILITY EXAMINATION (PESE) is an eligibility requirement for the ranks of Police Colonel, Police Brigadier General, Police Major General, Police Lieutenant General and Police General.


The two-phased PESE examination process consists of written examination and panel interview. Both phases contain analytical questions on police leadership and police values designed to select the best future leaders in the police service. 


The National Police Commission announces the administration of the PESE EXAMINATION for all qualified uniformed members of the Philippine National Police (PNP) with the rank of Police Lieutenant Colonel (PLTCOL) and up, with PERMANENT STATUS OF APPOINTMENT.


A total of 384 police officers passed the PESE Written Examination which was conducted on August 14, 2022 in three (3) Testing Centers nationwide – NCR, Cebu, and Davao.  List of successful examinees…..

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September 23, 2022

384 PNP Officials pass NAPOLCOM PESE Written Exam


A total of 384 senior police officials passed the Police Executive Service Eligibility (PESE) Written Examination conducted by the National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM) on August 14, 2022 in Quezon City, Cebu City and Davao City.


The 384 passers of the PESE Written Examination are qualified to take the second and final phase of the PESE process, which is the validation interview. The PESE Validation Interview is based on the approved procedural guidelines set by the NAPOLCOM. Police interviewees shall undergo a thorough assessment by panelists composed of a NAPOLCOM official, a Philippine National Police (PNP) senior official, and a representative from the Civil Society/Academe/National Government Agency.


The PESE examination has two phases, the Written Examination and the Validation Interview. Both phases contain analytical questions on police leadership and police values in order to test the competence, skills and mettle of the future leaders of the PNP.


As provided under NAPOLCOM Resolution No. 2020-0892, only those who obtained an outstanding rating during the Validation Interview shall be conferred with the PESE Certificate in a formal conferment ceremony.


The PESE is an eligibility requirement for the third level ranks of Police Colonel, Police Brigadier General, Police Major General, Police Lieutenant General, and Police General pursuant to NAPOLCOM Resolution No. 2006-082.


The complete list of PESE Written Examination passers can be viewed at the NAPOLCOM website at napolcom.gov.ph

September 19, 2022


A fake advisory on the alleged cancellation of the May 29, 2022 NAPOLCOM Special Qualifying Eligibility Examination (NSQEE), due to the non-compliance of the BARMM Government with NAPOLCOM issues, has been circulating in social media.


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September 8, 2022

NAPOLCOM honors PNP awardees, community partners and employees on its 56th Anniversary


On the occasion of its 56th Founding Anniversary on September 8, 2022, the National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM) conferred plaques and certificates to police awardees, community partners, test developer, loyalty awardees, and model supervisors and associates.


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