Application period is from November 17, 2014 to March 12, 2015.
The second schedule of CSE-PPT for next year will be on October 18, 2015 for which the application period will run from May 25, 2015 to September 3, 2015.
Please note that acceptance of applications shall be on a FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED basis and, thus, shall be closed any time before deadline once the CSC Regional/Field Office has reached the target number of applicants.
For the requirements and details on how and where to apply for the May 3 and October 18, 2015 CSE-PPT, please refer to Examination Announcement No. 2, s. 2014.
Please visit the CSC website regularly for further examination-related announcements.
What is the Career Service Examination?
The CSE is a general ability test designed to measure an individual's preparedness to enter government service.
The Professional level test covers vocabulary, grammar and correct usage, paragraph organization, reading comprehension, analogy, logic, and numerical reasoning. The Sub-Professional level test covers vocabulary, grammar and correct usage, paragraph organization, reading comprehension, numerical reasoning, spelling, and clerical operations. See http://www.civilservicereviewer.com/p/reviewers.html
List of Reviewer |
List of Reviewer |
Also included are general information questions on the Philippine Constitution, the 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 passing rate for both levels of examination is 80.00. Passing the CSE entitles one to either a Professional or Sub-Professional career service eligibility which is one of the basic requirements for permanent appointment to career positions in government, except for positions that involve the practice of profession or are covered by special laws.