The Philippine Military Academy will be conducting the PMA Entrance Examination on AUGUST 21, 2016 in thirty-nine examination centers all through-out the country. The PMA Entrance Exam is the first stage in the selection process for cadetship in the premier leadership training school in the country.

PMA Cadets enjoy a full government scholarship. It means that they do not have to pay any single centavo during the entire duration of their training in the Academy where they will earn a Bachelor of Science Degree. This covers the salary he receives every month, the initial clothing allowance, and the support for the services in connection with his stay in the Academy. They are also commissioned as 2LTs and Ensigns in the Armed Forces of the Philippines upon their graduation.

PMA is at the forefront of the AFP modernization program because its graduates are the ones to lead the Armed Forces in the years to come. As such, Cadets are at the receiving end to the state-of-the-art training facilities and equipment in PMA.

  1. Model classrooms
  2. New cadet barracks (student dorms)
  3. Computer rooms
  4. Simulation rooms
  5. Fitness center
  6. PMA Hospital


Requirements for admission in the Philippine Military Academy are the following:

  1. Natural-born Filipino citizen;
  2. Minimum 5 feet for both male and female;
  3. Physically fit and of good moral character;
  4. Single and has never been married;
  5. High school graduate. Those who graduated on or before 2015, prior to the implementation of K-12, are eligible to apply.
  6. No administrative/criminal case, must pass the PMAEE, and should have been born from April 01, 1995 to April 01, 2000.

Successful applicants will compose the PMA Class 2021 who will be officially received in the Academy in an Oath-Taking Ceremony and Reception Rites on April 01, 2017.

(NB.  Application Forms can be downloaded from Applicants can also apply on-line in the said website. For more information, call (074) 447-3686, (074) 447-2632 local 6751, 6752, Smart – 0928-559-7651, Sun Cellular- 0943-705 6890, Globe – 0917-896-4299, or write the Office of Cadet Admission, Philippine Military Academy, Fort General Gregorio H del Pilar, 2602, Baguio City.)