CSC now accepts application for April 6, 2014 Civil Service Exam (CSE-PPT)

The Civil Service Commission (CSC) announces the conduct of Civil Service Exam- Paper-and-Pencil Test (CSE-PPT) on April 6, 2014. CSC now accepts application until February 20, 2014 (deadline of filing).

Update: CSC releases April 2014 Civil Service Exam List of Room, School Assignment

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The 2014 Civil Service Exam is subdivided into Career Service Professional Examination and Career Service Sub-Professional Examination for the Paper and Pencil Test (CSE-PPT).

Read: CSC extends deadline of filing application for April 2014 civil service exam (CSE-PPT)

Exam is administered every year to establish a register of eligibles from which certification and appointment to the second and first level positions in the civil service shall be made, provided said eligibles meet the qualifications and other requirements of the positions.

CSC advised that acceptance of applications shall be on a FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED basis. Applications may no longer be accepted before the deadline if the target number of applicants has already been reached by the CSC Regional/Field Offices.

CSC already released the list of testing centers per region for the corresponding date of examination on April 6, 2014 and October 26, 2014. It further advised that additional testing centers may be opened. Thus, applicants should visit CSC website by end of January 2014.

Scope of Examinations

The Career Service Examinations shall cover the following subject areas:

1. For Professional Level – In English and Filipino; vocabulary, grammar and correct usage, paragraph organization, reading comprehension, analogy, logic, and numerical reasoning.

2. For SubProfessional Level – In English and Filipino; vocabulary, grammar and correct usage, paragraph organization, reading comprehension, spelling, clerical operations, and numerical reasoning.

Both Professional and SubProfessional levels of the examination shall have items on General Information, which shall include the following areas: Philippine Constitution, Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees (R.A. 6713), Peace and Human Rights Issues and Concepts, and Environment Management and Protection.

To pass the exam, examinees should get a general rating of at least 80.00.

Admission Requirements

Applicants are advised to check carefully whether they meet the admission requirements stated below. Only those who meet the admission requirements should apply for the examination. Approval of applications may
be recalled any time upon discovery of applicant’s disqualification.

Accordingly, the examination fees paid shall be forfeited.
1. Must be Filipino citizen;
2. Must be at least 18 years of age on the date of filing of application;
3. Must be of good moral character;
4. Must not have been convicted by final judgment of an offense or
crime involving moral turpitude, or disgraceful or immoral conduct,
dishonesty, examination irregularity, drunkenness, or addiction to
5. Must not have been dishonorably discharged from military service,
or dismissed for cause from any civilian positions in the
government; and
6. Must not have taken the same level of CS Examination in less than
three (3) months.

Application Requirements

1. Fully accomplished Application Form (CS Form No. 100, Revised November 2012). The spaces for “Signature of Applicant” and “Right Thumbmark” on the form should be left blank. These shall be accomplished in the presence of the CSC processor.

2. Four (4) copies of identical I.D. pictures with specifications, as follows:
  • a. Passport size (4.5 cm x 3.5 cm or 1.8 inches x 1.4 inches)
  • b. Colored, with white background
  • c. Taken within three (3) months prior to filing of application
  • d. Printed on good quality photo paper
  • e. In standard close-up shot (from shoulder level up with the head and face occupying at least 80% of the picture and with the name tag positioned at approximately 1 inch or 2.54 cm below the chin)
  • f. In bare face (with no eyeglasses or any accessories that may cover the facial features)
  • g. Showing left and right ears
  • h. Taken in full-face view directly facing the camera
  • i. With neutral facial expression, and both eyes open
  • j. With full and handwritten (not computer-generated) name tag in
  • the format: First Name, Middle Initial, Last Name, and Extension Name (if any), and signature over printed name
3. Original and photocopy of any valid ID containing applicant’s clear picture, date of birth, signature, and signature of the authorized head of the issuing agency such as Driver’s License, SSS ID, GSIS ID, Philhealth ID, current Company/Office ID, current School ID, Postal ID, BIR ID, Barangay ID, Voter’s ID, Valid Passport, or Police Clearance (Note: Any other ID not included in the list shall NOT be accepted)

4. Examination fee of Five Hundred Pesos (Php 500.00).

Application Forms

Application forms are available at any CSC Regional/Field Offices. The same may be downloaded from the CSC website: Application forms may be reproduced in legal size bond paper provided the same format is followed. Applicants may file their applications in any of the CSC Regional/Field Offices.

For further questions and inquiries on the CSE-PPT, call the CSC at (02) 931-7939, (02) 931-7935, and (02) 931-8092, or the Contact Center ng Bayan at 1-6565, or send an e-mail to, or text 0917-TEXTCSC (0917-8398272). Examinees may also inquire at any CSC regional or field office nearest them or visit the Central Office at Batasang Pambansa Complex, Diliman, Quezon City.

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