CSC to hold Career Service Examination-Pen and Paper Test on July 18

Published May 14, 2021, 10:05 AM

by Jhon Aldrin Casinas

The Civil Service Commission (CSC) on Friday, May 14, announced that it will conduct a Career Service Examination-Pen and Paper Test (CSE-PPT) for Professional and Subprofessional Levels in some regions in July.

Photo from Civil Service Commission’s Facebook page

In an advisory, the CSC said the exam will be held Regions VI, VII, IX, XII, and Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) on July 18.

The application period for the exam will run from May 14 to June 3.

The CSC said the acceptance of applications shall be on a first-come, first-served basis.

It reminded applicants that applications will be closed any time before the deadline if the CSC regional or field office has already reached its target number of applicants.

Applicants can check the requirements for the test here:,-s-2021.html

For the upcoming test, the following are the locations of the testing centers:

Region VI – Bacolod City; Kalibo, Aklan Iloilo City; Jordan, Guimaras; Roxas City; San Jose, Antique

Region VII – Dumaguete City, Tagbilaran City, Siquijor

Region IX – Zambaonga City; Pagadian City; Dipolog City; Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay

Region XII – Koronadal City, General Santos City

BARMM – Bongao, Tawi-Tawi

The CSC noted that the list of testing centers may be subject to change depending on the COVID-19 situation in the area.