PNP Hiring: 17,000 New Cops, Basic Salary Starts at Php29,668

PNP Candidates Requirements

The PNP requires candidates to fulfill the following basic requirements:

1. A citizen of the Philippines
2. A person of good moral character;
3. Must have passed the psychiatric/psychological, drug and physical tests to be administered by the PNP
4. Must possess a formal baccalaureate degree from a recognized learning institution
5. Must have any of the following basic eligibility requirements:
– PNP Entrance (Napolcom)
– RA No. 1080 (Bar and Board Examinations)
– PD No. 907 (CS eligibility to College Honor Graduates)

6. Must not have been dishonorably discharged from military employment or dismissed for cause from any civilian position in the government;
7. Must not have been convicted by final judgment of an offense or crime involving moral turpitude;
8. Must be at least 1.62 meters (5’ 3”) in height for male and 1.57 meters (5’1”) for females
9. Must weigh not more or less than five kilograms from the standard weight corresponding to his/her weight, age, and sex
10. Must not be less than twenty-one (21) or more than thirty (30) years of age


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