Schedule of PRC Licensure Exams for 2020

Here is the complete schedule of licensure examinations to be conducted by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) in 2020.

The list also indicates the Opening of On-line Processing, Deadline for Filing of Applications, Practical Examinations, Target Dates of Release of Exam Results, and Special Professional Licensure Examinations or SPLE.

The PRC has been authorized to determine and fix the places and dates of licensure examinations pursuant to Section 7 (d) of Republic Act 8981, otherwise known as the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) Modernization Act of 2000.

Examinees and professional license hopefuls shall be guided by this schedule of PRC licensure exams in 2020.

January 2020

Name of ExaminationDate/s of ExamDay/sPlaceOpening of Online ProcessingDeadline in Filing
Sanitary Engineers14, 15 & 16T, W, ThNCROctober 17, 2019December 16, 2019
Architect24 & 26F, SuNCR, Baguio, Cebu, Davao, Legaspi and ZamboangaOctober 23, 2019December 26, 2019


February 2020

Name of ExaminationDate/s of ExamDay/sPlaceOpening of Online ProcessingDeadline in Filing
Physical Therapists2 & 3Su, MNCR, Cebu and DavaoNovember 4, 2019January 3, 2020
Occupational Therapists2 & 3Su, MNCR, Cebu and DavaoNovember 4, 2019January 3, 2020
Master Plumber9 & 10Su, MNCR, Baguio and IloiloNovember 13, 2019January 13, 2020
Real Estate Consultants (Revalida)17, 18, 19, 20 & 21M, T, W, Th, FNCR--
Mechanical Engineers23 & 24Su, MNCR, Baguio, Cebu, Lucena and TaclobanNovember 25, 2019January 24, 2020
Certified Plant Mechanics23 & 24Su, MNCR, Baguio, Cebu, Lucena and TaclobanNovember 25, 2019January 24, 2020


March 2020

Name of ExaminationDate/s of ExamDay/sPlaceOpening of Online ProcessingDeadline in Filing
Physicians8, 9, 15 & 16Su, M, Su, MNCR, Baguio, Cebu and ZamboangaDecember 16, 2019February 7, 2020
Qualifying Assessment for Foreign Medical Professionals7 & 14Sa, SaNCRDecember 16, 2019February 4, 2020
Medical Technologists18 & 19W, ThNCR, Baguio, Cagayan De Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Lucena, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and ZamboangaDecember 19 , 2019February 11, 2020
Professional Teachers29SuNCR, All Regional Offices; Zamboanga and BacolodOctober 17, 2019January 29, 2020


April 2020

Name of ExaminationDate/s of ExamDay/sPlaceOpening of Online ProcessingDeadline in Filing
Electronics Engineers1 & 2W, ThNCR, Baguio, Cagayan De Oro, Cebu, Davao, Legaspi, Lucena and TaclobanJanuary 2, 2020March 2, 2020
Electronics Technicians3FNCR, Baguio, Cagayan De Oro, Cebu, Davao, Legaspi, Lucena and TaclobanJanuary 2, 2020March 2, 2020
Midwives5 & 6Su, MNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Pagadian, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and ZamboangaJanuary 8, 2020March 9, 2020
Registered Electrical Engineers14 & 15T, WNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena and TaclobanJanuary 15, 2020March 16, 2020
Registered Master Electricians16ThNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena and TaclobanJanuary 15, 2020March 16, 2020
Pharmacists26 & 27Su, MNCR, Baguio, Cagayan De Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Lucena, Tuguegarao and ZamboangaJanuary 24, 2020March 24, 2020


May 2020

Name of ExaminationDate/s of ExamDay/sPlaceOpening of Online ProcessingDeadline in Filing
Civil Engineers3 & 4Su, MNCR, All Regional Offices; ZamboangaNovember 18, 2019March 20, 2020
Chemical Engineers6, 7 & 8W, Th , FNCR and CebuFebruary 6, 2020April 6, 2020
Certified Public Accountants10, 17 & 18Su, Su, MNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Tacloban and TuguegaraoNovember 18, 2019March 25, 2020
Dentist (Written)12, 13 & 14T, W, ThNCRFebruary 12, 2020April 13, 2020
Dental Hygienists (Written)21ThNCRFebruary 21, 2020April 21, 2020
Dental Hygienists (Practical)22FNCRFebruary 21, 2020April 21, 2020
Dentist (Practical)26, 27, 28 & 29T, W, Th, FNCRFebruary 26, 2020April 27, 2020
NursesMay 31 & June 1Su, MNCR, All Regional Offices; ZamboangaMarch 2, 2020April 30, 2020


June 2020

Name of ExaminationDate/s of ExamDay/sPlaceOpening of Online ProcessingDeadline in Filing
Criminologists7, 8 & 9Su, M, TNCR, All Regional Offices; ZamboangaDecember 9, 2019March 31, 2020
Environmental Planners11 & 12Th, FNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Pagadian and TaclobanMarch 13, 2020May 12, 2020
Interior Designers23, 24 & 25T, W, ThNCRMarch 25, 2020May 25, 2020
Architects28 & 30Su, TNCR, Baguio, Cebu, Davao, Legaspi and ZamboangaMarch 30, 2020May 29, 2020


July 2020

Name of ExaminationDate/s of ExamDay/sPlaceOpening of Online ProcessingDeadline in Filing
Landscape Architects1 & 2W, ThNCRApril 2, 2020June 1, 2020
Psychologists5 & 6Su, MNCRApril 24, 2020June 23, 2020
Psychometricians5 & 6Su, MNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Tuguegarao and ZamboangaApril 24, 2020June 23, 2020
Master Plumber11 & 12Sa, SuNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi and TaclobanApril 10, 2020May 12, 2020
Radiologic Technologists26 & 27Su, MNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Tuguegarao and ZamboangaApril 27, 2020June 26, 2020
X-Ray Technologists26 & 27Su, MNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Tuguegarao and ZamboangaApril 27, 2020June 26, 2020
Real Estate Brokers31FNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi and TaclobanApril 30, 2020July 1, 2020


August 2020

Name of ExaminationDate/s of ExamDay/sPlaceOpening of Online ProcessingDeadline in Filing
Sanitary Engineers4, 5 & 6T, W, ThNCRMay 6, 2020July 6, 2020
Mining Engineers4, 5 & 6T, W, ThNCR, Baguio, Cebu and DavaoMay 6, 2020July 6, 2020
Physical Therapists8 & 9Sa, SuNCR, Baguio and CebuMay 8, 2020July 9, 2020
Occupational Therapists8 & 9Sa, SuNCR, Baguio and CebuMay 8, 2020July 9, 2020
Veterinarians11, 12 & 13T, W, ThNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao and TuguegaraoMay 14, 2020July 13, 2020
Nutritionists - Dietitians16 & 17Su, MNCR, Baguio, Cebu, Davao and ZamboangaMay 18, 2020July 17, 2020
Guidance Counselors14, 15 & 16W, ThNCR, Cagayan de Oro and CebuMay 21, 2020July 20, 2020
Mechanical Engineers22 & 23Sa, SuNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Lucena, Tacloban and ZamboangaMay 22, 2020July 27, 2020
Certified Plant Mechanic22 & 23Sa, SuNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Lucena, Tacloban and ZamboangaMay 22, 2020July 27, 2020
Social Workers25, 26 & 27T, W, ThNCR, All Regional Offices; ZamboangaMay 27, 2020July 27, 2020
Medical Technologists29 & 30Sa, SuNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Tacloban and TuguegaraoMay 29, 2020July 30, 2020


September 2020

Name of ExaminationDate/s of ExamDay/sPlaceOpening of Online ProcessingDeadline in Filing
Foresters1 & 2T, WNCR, All Regional Offices; ZamboangaJune 3, 2020August 3, 2020
Registered Electrical Engineers4 & 5F, SaNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Tacloban and ZamboangaJune 5, 2020August 4, 2020
Registered Master Electricians6SuNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Tacloban and ZamboangaJune 5, 2020August 4, 2020
Librarians8 & 9T, WNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Tacloban and TuguegaraoJune 10, 2020August 10, 2020
Real Estate Appraisers8TNCR, Baguio, Butuan, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, General Santos, Iloilo, Legaspi, Pampanga, Pangasinan, Pagadian, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and ZamboangaJune 10, 2020August 10, 2020
Qualifying Assessment for Foreign Medical Professionals11 & 18F, FNCRJune 3, 2020August 13, 2020
Physicians12, 13, 19 & 20Sa, Su, Sa, SuNCR, Baguio, Cebu and DavaoJune 3, 2020August 13, 2020
Respiratory Therapists15 & 16T, WNCR, Baguio, Cebu, Davao and ZamboangaJune 15, 2020August 17, 2020
Professional Teachers27SuNCR, All Regional Offices; Zamboanga, Bacolod and LaoagApril 6, 2020July 29, 2020
Agricultural & Biosystems Engineers29 & 30T, WNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Legaspi and TuguegaraoJune 30, 2020September 1, 2020


October 2020

Name of ExaminationDate/s of ExamDay/sPlaceOpening of Online ProcessingDeadline in Filing
Chemical Engineers2, 3, & 4F, Sa, SuNCR and CebuJuly 3, 2020September 1, 2020
Naval Architects and Marine Engineers6, 7 & 8T, W, ThNCRJuly 8, 2020September 7, 2020
Metallurgical Engineers6, 7 & 8T, W, ThNCR and Cagayan De OroJuly 8, 2020September 7, 2020
Certified Public Accountants10, 11 & 17Sa, Su, SaNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Tacloban and TuguegaraoMay 25, 2020August 26, 2020
Optometrists (Written)13, 14 & 15T, W, ThNCRJuly 14, 2020September 14, 2020
Ocular Pharmacologists13TNCRJuly 14, 2020September 14, 2020
Optometrists (Practical)18, 19, 20 & 21Su, M, T, WNCRJuly 20, 2020September 14, 2020
Chemists20 & 21T, WNCR, Cagayan De Oro and CebuJuly 22, 2020September 21, 2020
Chemical Technicians22ThNCR, Cagayan De Oro and CebuJuly 22, 2020September 21, 2020
Electronics Engineers24 & 25Sa, SuNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Lucena and TaclobanJuly 24, 2020September 24, 2020
Electronics Technicians26MNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Lucena and TaclobanJuly 24, 2020September 24, 2020
Geodetic Engineers28 & 29W, ThNCR and CebuJuly 30, 2020September 28, 2020
Fisheries Technologists28 & 29W, ThNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi Lucena, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and ZamboangaJuly 30, 2020September 28, 2020


November 2020


Name of ExaminationDate/s of ExamDay/sPlaceOpening of Online ProcessingDeadline in Filing
Customs Broker4 & 5W, ThNCR, Cebu and DavaoAugust 6, 2020October 5, 2020
Midwives7 & 8Sa, SuNCR, All Regional Offices; ZamboangaAugust 7, 2020October 8, 2020
Agriculturists10, 11 & 12T, W, ThNCR, All Regional Offices; ZamboangaAugust 12, 2020October 12, 2020
Civil Engineers14 & 15Sa, SuNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Pagadian, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and ZamboangaMay 11, 2020October 1, 2020
Aeronautical Engineers17, 18 & 19T, W, ThNCRAugust 19, 2020October 16, 2020
Geologists17, 18 & 19T, W, ThNCRAugust 19, 2020October 16, 2020
Nurses21 & 22Sa, SuNCR, All Regional Offices; ZamboangaAugust 21, 2020October 19, 2020
Criminologists28, 29 & 30Sa, Su, MNCR, All Regional Offices; ZamboangaJune 16, 2020September 28, 2020


December 2020

Name of ExaminationDate/s of ExamDay/sPlaceOpening of Online ProcessingDeadline of Filing
Dentists (Written)2, 3 & 4W, Th, FNCRSeptember 2, 2020November 3, 2020
Real Estate Consultants (Written)6SuNCRSeptember 7, 2020November 5, 2020
Dental Technologists (Written)7TNCRSeptember 9, 2020November 9, 2020
Dental Technologists (Practical)8 & 9W, ThNCRSeptember 9, 2020November 9, 2020
Pharmacists12 & 13Sa, SuNCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Tuguegarao and ZamboangaSeptember 14, 2020November 11, 2020
Dentists (Practical)15, 16, 17 & 18T, W, Th, FNCRSeptember 2, 2020November 16, 2020