Philippine Military Academy Requirements

Fort Del Pilar, Baguio City
(Not Stated)

Requirements


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  • Officer Preparatory Course (OPC)

    • Commissioned in the Reserve Force as second lieutenant
    • Must not be over 31 years old on the date of Called to Active Duty (CAD);
    • Physically, mentally and psychologically fit for active military service (P1 profile);
    • Holder of a baccalaureate degree;
    • Height of not less than 5'0 ft. (152.4cm) both for male and female, but not more than 6'4'' (193.04 cm);
    • Of good moral character;
    • Armed Forces of the Philippines Service Aptitude Test (AFPSAT) raw score of 71 or higher;
    • Must have passed the Army Qualifying Exam (AQE) and Special Written Exam (SWE) given by the Philippine Army
    • Must pass the Physical Medical Exam and Physical Fitness Test conducted in the Philippine Army thru PAOSC

  • Officer Candidate Course (OCC)

    • Holder of a baccalaureate degree;
    • Natural-born Filipino
    • 21 to 29 years of age upon admission (no age waiver);
    • Single and never been married; never borne or sired a child;
    • Height of not less than 5'0 ft. (152.4cm) both for male and female, but not more than 6'4'' (193.04 cm);
    • Of good moral character;
    • Physically, mentally and psychologically fit for active military service (P1 profile);
    • Armed Forces of the Philippines Service Aptitude Test (AFPSAT) raw score of 71 or higher;
    • Must have passed the Army Qualifying Exam (AQE) and Special Written Exam (SWE) given by the Philippine Army
    • Must pass the Physical Medical Exam and Physical Fitness Test conducted in the Philippine Army thru PAOSC

  • Cadet Corps Armed Forces of the Philippines

    • Natural Born Filipino Citizen.
    • Physically fit and of good moral character.
    • Single and has never been married.
    • Must pass the PMA Entrance Examination.
    • No Administrative / Criminal Case.
    • At least High School Graduate or must graduate not later than June of the year following the date of examination taken for Grade 12 students.
    • Height Requirement for both Male and Female is 5 feet (not to exceed 6'4" for both).
    • At least 17 years old but not a day older than 22 years on 01 June of the year following the date of examination taken.

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