PMA Online Application Guide, Requirements

Applying for the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) Entrance Exam has never been easier with the introduction of the PMA Online Cadet Application System. This online application process allows applicants to apply from the comfort of their own homes and eliminates the need for physical application forms.

Online Application is now open for aspiring PMA Cadets starting May 01, 2023 until August 01, 2023.

PMA Requirements

Before proceeding with the Online Registration, prepare the following requirements first:

  • An internet-connected computer or smartphone/mobile device
  • A valid and active email account
  • Scanned copies of your PSA birth certificate and Form 137/138 or Transcript of Record in Portable Document Format (PDF) or image JPEG format.
  • Ensure that all pages of the documents are included in a single file format.

PMA Registration Online

If you are interested in becoming a cadet in the PMA, here’s a step-by-step guide on how to apply online for the PMA Entrance Exam:

To begin your application process for the PMA Entrance Exam, start by accessing the Cadet Application System through this link:

Next, create a new account by clicking on “Not Registered Yet? Sign up Instead.” Please note that old accounts will not be valid for the current recruitment and selection cycle, so all applicants must create new accounts.

Once you have created your account, fill out the PMA Online Application Form with your personal information. Be sure to double-check all details for accuracy before clicking the Sign-up button. Remember to keep your email and password in a safe place as you will need them to sign in to your PMA Online Cadet Application System Account, where you will be automatically signed in.

After signing in, navigate to the Personal Information Tab and complete the application form with your personal information. You can change your Examination Site preference at any time before the deadline on August 1, 2023. Remember that data fields with a red asterisk are required to be filled, and click Save Information at the bottom of the page once completed.

Then, proceed to the Educational Background section and click on the Add Educational Background tab. Fill out the necessary information, and don’t forget to click the save button. All applicants need to include at least their high school credentials.

For the next step, upload your requirements by clicking the choose File button, and upload one file for each requirement. All scanned pages must be in one file.

Navigate to the “Survey” tab and answer the question before clicking the Save Changes button.

You will then be redirected to the notification page, where you can track your application progress. Applicants may update their personal data and requirements online during the period prescribed for online application.

Finally, click the Notification Button to view your application status and any notifications. After validation, the system will email the applicant’s personal e-mail with the PMA Entrance Exam examination permit as the next stage of the admission process. The access to download Exam Permits via online applicant accounts will be announced at a later date.

It’s important to note that the online application period is from May 1, 2023, to August 1, 2023. After this period, the PMA will no longer accept applications. Make sure to complete your application before the deadline.


In conclusion, the PMA Entrance Exam is the first step in becoming a cadet in the PMA. With the PMA Online Cadet Application System, applicants can apply conveniently and securely online. Make sure to follow the steps outlined above and submit all the necessary requirements to increase your chances of being accepted into the PMA. Good luck!