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 NAPOLCOM, pursuant to its constitutional mandate to administer and control the PNP, will administer the NAPOLCOM SPECIAL QUALIFYING ELIGIBILITY (NSQE) EXAMINATION.


The NAPOLCOM Special Qualifying Eligibility Examination is open ONLY for the members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF)


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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.




MARCH 7, 8, 10, 11, 14, 15, 17, 18, 2022
MAY 2, 5, 6, 10, 12, 13, 16, 17, 19, 20, 23, 24, 26, 27, 30 & 31, 2022
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]



(Original Signed)
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. 


After passing the two-phased Police Executive Service Eligibility (PESE) Examination, 263 Police Lieutenant Colonels (PLTCOL) and Police Colonels (PCOL) will be conferred with the PESE Certificate in the conferment rites to be held on April 27, 2022.


The complete list of PESE conferees can be viewed at the NAPOLCOM website at 2022-0234.pdf