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NAPOLCOM Reviewer with Answer Keys (2024)

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The National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM) Examination is an assessment administered by the NAPOLCOM in the Philippines for individuals who wish to join the Philippine National Police (PNP) or for those already in the service who seek promotion. We compiled a downloadable NAPOLCOM Reviewers with Answer Keys (2024) for you in pdf.

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What is the NAPOLCOM or PNP Entrance Exam?

The NAPOLCOM or PNP Entrance Exam is a three-hour-long multiple-choice exam administered to those who want to serve in the Philippine National Police (PNP). 

The NAPOLCOM Entrance Examination is administered in two modes:

  • Traditionally (pen and paper exams) in NAPOLCOM regional exam centers or
  • Digitally through the NAPOLCOM Computer-Assisted Examination (CAEx) in the NAPOLCOM Central Office in Quezon City.

Individuals 30 years old and below with a bachelor’s degree are eligible to take the NAPOLCOM Entrance Exam. Only a bachelor’s degree is required for patrolmen/patrol women who are temporarily appointed. All examinees are required to pay an exam fee of PHP 400.

Coverage of Exams (Entrance)

  • General lnformation
    • Philippine Constitution and History
    • PNP Law and History
    • Criminal Justice System
    • Current Events
    • Social Awareness and Value Judgment
  • Verbal Reasoning
    • Vocabulary
    • Comprehension
    • Grammar
  • Quantitative Reasoning
    • Basic Concepts
    • Problem-Solving Skills
  • Logical Reasoning
    • Verbal
    • Non-Verbal

Coverage of Exam (Promotional)

  • General lnformation
    • Current Events (national and international events and developments)
    • Philippine Constitution
    • Philippine Histry and History of the PNP(Significant Events, People and Places)
    • Application of the Philippine Criminal Justice System
    • Social awareness (Environmental and Ecological laws-Clean Air Act and Ecological Waste Management Act and Issues)
    • Grammar Analysis
  • Police Administration
    • Organizational Structure (Line of Authority)
    • Personnel Policies and Procedures
    • Disciplinary Machinery
    • Complaints and Grievance Procedures (Basic Knowledge)
    • Morale and Welfare
    • Date Analysis
    • Local Chief Executives Powers (vis-à-vis Police)
    • NAPOLCOM vis-à-vis Police
    • Civil Service Rules and Regulations
    • Community and Service-Oriented Policing (NAPOLCOM Res. No. 2015-342)
    • Drill and Ceremonies
  • Police Administration
    • Police Operational Procedures (POP dated December 2013)
    • Managing Police/Patrol Operations
    • Traffic Management
    • Laws and Jurisprudence related to police work
  • Values and Ethical Standards
    • PNP Code of Ethical Standards/Protocols
    • RA 6713/RA 3019
    • RA 9485/Citizen’s Charter/Quality Service Lane
    • Gender and Development
    • PGS/PNP P.A.T.R.O.L. Plan 2030
    • Uprightness

What are the Qualifications?

For PNP Entrance Examination

  • Filipino Citizen
  • Bachelor’s degree holder
  • Not more than 30 years old
  • Must be at least one meter and fifty-seven centimeters (1.57m) in height for males and one meter and fifty-two centimeters (1.52m) for females

For PNP Promotional Examinations

  • Patrolman/Patrolwoman with a temporary appointment due to lack of appropriate eligibility

NAPOLCOM Exam Passing Rate

In order to pass the NAPOLCOM exam, all examinees whether entrance or promotional exams must obtain a passing score of at least 70%.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is the NAPOLCOM or PNP entrance exam hard?

According to previous examinees, the NAPOLCOM exam is slightly easier than the Civil Service Exam. However, it is still challenging because of its broad coverage.

2. How many questions are there in the PNP entrance exam?

Based on the previous exams, the NAPOLCOM exam contains 150 questions.

3. Can I join the PNP without taking the NAPOLCOM or PNP Entrance Exam?

Definitely YES. There are two ways to join the PNP: the first is by graduating from the PNP Academy, while the second is through the NAPOLCOM Entrance Exam.

4. What is the next step after passing the NAPOLCOM/PNP entrance exam?

After passing the exam, you will get a certificate of eligibility proving you are qualified to be a PNP patrolman/patrolwoman. Use this as part of your documentary requirements when applying at a PNP branch.


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