CSC sets reminders for prospective Civil Service examinees

Prospective civil servants taking the Career Service Examination Paper-and-Pencil Test (CSE-PPT) on Sunday, April 14, can now view the Notice of School Assignment in the Civil Service Commission’s website (

The CSE-PPT is a general ability test designed to measure an individual’s preparedness to enter government service. Examinations are conducted in April and October every year. Passers, who get a score of 80% or higher, are conferred a Career Service Eligibility, a basic requirement to obtain permanent appointment in government.

Examinees are reminded to bring the following: (1) an original and photocopy of the ID submitted during the filing of application, (2) the application receipt, (3) #2 pencils, and (4) a ballpen. They should be in their designated testing centers by 6:30 a.m.

Examinees are highly advised to know their Notices of School Assignment as early as possible since the website will be anticipating heavy traffic on Friday and Saturday.

For further inquiries, examinees from the National Capital Region (NCR) can call the following numbers: (02) 781-5878, (02) 781-5886, (02) 781-1156, (02) 749-9026, (02) 781-8677, or (02) 932-0111. They may also visit the CSC NCR at 25 Kaliraya St., Quezon City, or call any of its field offices.

Examinees from outside the NCR are advised to contact their respective CSC Regional or Field Offices.

The Notice of School Assignment can be viewed in the following link*: ( Other requirements are listed in the CSC website.

The next CSE-PPT is on October 13, 2013. Application period is from April 15 to August 30 at the CSC Regional or Field Offices. q

CSC News Release
April 8, 2013

*You may also view the Notice of School Assignment below: