FULL RESULTS: March 17, 2019 Civil Service Exam CSE-PPT list of passers, top 10

MANILA, Philippines – (Updated May 29) The March 2019 Civil Service Exam results or Career Service Examination-Pen and Paper Test (CSE-PPT) full list of passers and topnotchers (top 10) for professional and sub-professional level are released online in sixty-four (64) calendar days after the exam.

May 20, 2019 Update: Results are out online!

As announced, a total of 27,944 examinees passed the CS exams. Said figure represents 10.57% of the 264,473 total examinees for the Professional and Subprofessional levels.

May 17, 2019 Update: CSC Facebook page shared that they are still waiting for the announcement of the list of passers but did not reveal the reason for the delay.

"Paumanhin po, naghihintay pa kami ng anunsyo tungkol sa paglalabas ng List of Passers. Kapag mayroon nang update, ipo-post po namin ito sa CSC website at dito sa aming Page."

The CSE-PPT was conducted in at least 68 testing centers nationwide on Sunday, March 17, 2019.

CSC announced that passers who got at least 80 percent score will be eligible for a position in the civil service provided the eligibles meet the qualifications and other requirements - education, experience, and training.



The CSE-PPT is a general ability test designed to measure an individual’s preparedness to enter government service.

The Professional Level exam has 150 items in English and Filipino, and includes questions on numerical ability, analytical ability, verbal ability, as well as general information items such as on the Philippine Constitution, Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees (Republic Act No. 6713), peace and human rights issues and concepts, and environment management and protection.

The Sub-Professional test has 145 items in English and Filipino. It has the same scope as the Professional test, except analytical ability, but includes questions on clerical ability.


The CSC through Examination Annoucement 09 s. 2018, said that exam results will be released within 60 days after the examination through posting the list of passers in the CSC website.

"The List of Passers shall be uploaded/posted on the CSC website www.csc.gov.ph within 60 days after the examination," the bulletin stated.

Official results can be expected from May 6 (Monday) or on May 16 (Thursday) or in 50-60 working days.

May 13, 2019 Update: Results are expected to be released this week.

Examinees, both passed and failed, may get their individual test results using the Online Civil Service Examination Result Generation System (OCSERGS), which can also be accessed through the CSC website. Note: The date of OCSERGS availability will be posted here soon but you may expect approximately 15 days after the posting of the List of Passers.

The Summit Express, a website which covers civil service examination for about seven (7) years, will ensure all of its readers and followers on social media to get updates in few weeks or days before the announcement of results.


In the same period last year, results were announced in sixty (60) calendar days. A total of 25,602 or 10.71% out of 238,966 examinees passed the Career Service Professional Examination, while 4,573 representing 11.20% of the 40,821 examinees passed the Career Service Sub-Professional examination. CY Rodriguez from NCR topped the Professional level with a rating of 87.01, while Arvin Aliguin from Southern Tagalog topped the SubProfessional level with 88.36 rating.

In the March 2017 CSE-PPT, results were released online after forty (40) days. A total of 25,090 (21,640 for the professional level and 3,450 for the sub-professional level) out of 230,736 takers (10.87%) passed the exam. Michael Louie D. Lim from Northern Mindanao, with a rating of 92.45, topped the 188,528 examinees of the Professional exam, while Faye S. Cruz from Metro Manila, with an 89.12 rating, placed first among the 31,169 hopefuls of the SubProfessional level.

For the March 2019 CS exam results, takers may also expect of passing rate around 11% or can be translated to around 20,000 passers for both levels of exams.


Exam Date Total Examinees Total Passers Passing % Days before release of results
August 2018 181,985 22,087 12.14% 58
March 2018 238,966 25,602 10.71% 60
August 2017 228,917 25,127 10.98% 36
March 2017 230,736 25,090 10.87% 40
October 2016 203,339 22,978 11.30% 41
April 2016 229,463 25,276 11.02% 39
October 2015 119,333 13,152 11.02% 41


Passers shall be issued a Certification of Eligibility (CoE) printed on CSC letterhead, free of charge.

Passers must personally claim their CoE. Representatives are not allowed to claim the same. Claiming of CoE shall be available approximately 30 days after the posting of the List of Passers or as indicated in the corresponding advisory of CSC.

Those who will pass should coordinate and verify first if their Certification is already available before going to the CSC Regional/Field Office. Contact numbers of the CSC office may be accessed at the CSC website.

The basic requirements in claiming the Certification are:

1. ID card - preferably the same ID card presented during the filing of application even if already expired by the time/date of claiming. You may also present any government, school or company ID, which must be valid (not expired).

2. Application Receipt with CSC Official Receipt (if available).

Note: CSC may require additional document/s as necessary to establish the identity of the passers.

A corresponding Advisory on these matters shall be posted in the CSC website. Any other concerns on examination result including verification of examinee number, examinees are advised to coordinate directly with the CSC Regional Office concerned. The CSC Regional Offices handle the releasing of examination results.


Those who missed the March 2019 exam may file for the next CSE-PPT scheduled on August 4, 2019. Application period will start on May 6 until June 5, 2019. Full details will be available here soon.

Note: Acceptance of applications shall be on first-come, first-served basis and shall be closed any time before the deadline if the CSC Regional Office has already reached the target number of applicants.

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FULL RESULTS: March 17, 2019 Civil Service Exam CSE-PPT list of passers, top 10

— The Summit Express

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