FYI. PMA is now accepting online application for Entrance Exam scheduled on August 20, 2017. Open this link below to register: http://www.pma.ph/Apply.php
The PMA Requirements for admission in the PMA are the following:
- Natural-born Filipino citizen
- Minimum 5 feet for both male and female
- Physically fit and of good moral character
- Single and has never been married
- High school graduate
- 17 years old to 22 years old
Frequently Ask Questions!!!!!!!!!!!!!
QUESTION:I applied to take the exam at a particular center. Can I take the exam in another center?
ANSWER: YES, go the center on exam day and inform the proctor about your circumstances.
QUESTION: Is there a limit to how many times I can take the exam?
ANSWER: NONE, so long as you meet the requirements
QUESTION: I applied by mail but I did not receive a permit or notice?
ANSWER: Check the master list for online applicants to verify if you are qualified to take the exam. If you are not in the list and you think you are qualified, contact the academy registrar. If you are in the list, proceed to the exam center on examination day.
QUESTION: What are the things I should bring during the exam day?
- Photocopy of Birth Certificate and Grades
- 2 x 2 ID Picture
- Valid ID (preferably school/driver's license)
- at least 2 pencils ( no. 2)
QUESTION: I did not apply by mail or online, can I go straight to the exam center on exam day?
ANSWER: YES, but you will be last priority. Priority will be given to regular applicants. Proctors bring only limited number of exam materials.
QUESTION: How much is the fee to take the exam?
ANSWER: NO FEES. The exam is FREE.
QUESTION: How should I prepare for the exam?
ANSWER: Prepare for the examination covering Algebra and Geometry; Grammar, Composition, Reading and Comprehension; and Verbal/Numerical Reasoning and Pattern Analysis.
QUESTION: How long is the exam?
ANSWER: On examination day, the whole morning (7am to 11am) will be for administrative aspects of the exam (fill up forms, limited physical examination, etc). The exam proper starts at exactly 12.00 noon and will last up to 4.30 pm.