About PLMAT

The Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila Admission Test (PLMAT) is a 4-hour examination consisting of sub-tests in English, Science, Mathematics, Filipino and Abstract Reasoning.

Who may apply

Anyone who meets any of the following may apply for PLMAT:
  1. A senior high school student expecting to graduate on or before June 2020
  2. A senior high school graduate and has not officially enrolled in any college course
  3. Alternative Learning System (ALS) completers and Accreditation & Equivalency (A&E) passers (high school level)

How to Apply

Click the link below to view the registration process.
PLMAT 2020 Registration Process

Dates to Remember
Examination Dates: (Sundays, AM/PM)
  • February 9, 2020
  • February 16, 2020
  • February 23, 2020
  • March 1, 2020
  • March 8, 2020
  • March 15, 2020

Important Reminders

  1. PLMAT Fee will not be collected from applicant.
  2. Application for exam is on a first come, first served basis.

Reminders on Examination Day

  1. NO Test Permit, NO Exam.
  2. Be at the testing center at least 30 mins. before the schedule.
  3. Examinee should come in proper attire.
  4. Bring your School ID and two(2) No. 2 pencil.
  5. Please don't forget to attach DPA (Data Privacy Act) Consent Form to your test permit.

For more information, you may contact the Office of the University Registrar (OUR):
        Trunkline: 8643-2500 loc 67
        Landline : 8643-2567
        Email address: registrar@plm.edu.ph

Admission Committee Oct2019
PLMAT 2020 Advisory (Feb., 2020)
New Exam Dates, Three Ways to Apply, Walk-In Exams, Application Deadlines, and Release of Results

  1. New PLMAT exam dates
    1. SUNDAYS: PLMAT Exams will be conducted on February 9, 16, & 23, and on March 1, 8, & 15, 2020.
    2. WEEKDAYS: Walk-in exams will be administered from February 10 to March 11, 2020 only.

  2. Three ways to apply for PLMAT: Interested applicants may now choose among three options:
    1. Option one: Online Application and Personal (Manual) Submission of documents. Applicants should fill out the online application form, print the completed form, and personally go to PLM to submit the required documents.
    2. Option two: Online application and Online Submission of Documents. Applicants should fill out the online application form and upload scanned copies of the required documents to the PLMAT2020 page.
    3. Option three: Same-day Personal (Manual) Application and Submission of Documents. Applicants should personally go to PLM to fill out application form and submit the required documents.

  3. Walk-in exams now available. Starting Monday, February 10, 2020, walk-in entrance exams will administered at the PLM Campus in Intramuros. This option will be available to those who will opt for Personal (Manual) Submission of documentary requirements (OPTIONS 1 AND 3). Please see the FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) at the PLM website for more details.

  4. Important dates:
    1. MARCH 1 - Deadline of online application and online submission of all documents for those who will avail of OPTION 2.
    2. MARCH 11 - Deadline for personal/manual submission of documents for those who will avail of OPTIONS 1 and 3. This is also the last day for walk-in exams.

  5. Release of PLMAT results: The PLMAT results will be announced on or before April 15, 2020.
Programs in PLM

College of Architecture and Urban Planning (CAUP)
  • Bachelor of Science in Architecture (BS Arch)
College of Business and Management (CBM)
  • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy (BSA)
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Financial Management (BSBA-FM)
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Marketing Management (BSBA-MM)
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Operations Management (BSBA-OM)
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Human Resource Management (BSBA-HRM)
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Business Economics (BSBA-BE)
  • Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurship (BS Entrep)
  • Bachelor of Science in Real Estate Management (BS REM)
  • Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management (BSHM)
  • Bachelor of Science in Tourism Management (BSTM)
College of Engineering and Technology (CET)
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (BSChE)
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (BSCE)
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering (BSCpE)
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE)
  • Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering (BSECE)
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
  • Bachelor of Science in Manufacturing Engineering (BSMfgE)
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (BSCS)
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (BSIT)
College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences
  • Bachelor of Arts in Communication (BAC)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Public Relation (BAPR)
  • Bachelor of Science in Social Work (BSSW)
  • Bachelor of Music in Music Performance (BMMP)
College of Nursing (CN)
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
College of Physical Therapy (CPT)
  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy (BSPT)
College of Science (CS)
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology major in Cell and Molecular Biology (BSBio-CMB)
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology major in Ecology (BSBio-Eco)
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology major in Medical Biology (BSBio-MB)
  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics (BSMath)
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (BSChem)
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology (BSPsy)
College of Education (CoED)
  • Bachelor of Elementary Education (Generalist) (BEEd)
  • Bachelor of Early Childhood Education (BECEd)
  • Bachelor of Special Needs Education (Generalist) (BSNEd)
  • Bachelor of Secondary Education major in English (BSEd-Eng)
  • Bachelor of Secondary Education major in Filipino (BSEd-Fil)
  • Bachelor of Secondary Education major Mathematics (BSEd-Math)
  • Bachelor of Secondary Education major in Sciences (BSEd-Sciences)
  • Bachelor of Secondary Education major in Social Studies (BSEd-SS)
  • Bachelor of Physical Education (BPE)
School of Government
  • Bachelor of Government Management (BGM) / Bachelor of Public Administration (BPA)