The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) has announced the schedule of the Nursing Licensure Examination (NLE) scheduled for 2014. There will be two instances of the examination scheduled on May 25 and 26, 2014 and November 29 and 30, 2014. The examination is set to be given on the following cities: Manila, All Regional Offices, Zamboanga, Angeles, Cabanatuan, Dagupan, Laoag & Bacolod.


May 2014

  • Dates: May 25 and 26, 2014 (Sun, Mon)
  • Deadline of Filing:
    • Repeaters: March 28, 2014
    • First-timers: April 11, 2014

November 2014

  • Dates: November 29 and 30, 2014 (Sat, Sun)
  • Deadline of Filing:
    • Repeaters: October 3, 2014
    • First-timers: October 17, 2014

Exam Application

Documentary Requirements

  1. Original and photocopies of Transcript of Records with Special Order and Date of Graduation, with scanned pictures and with remarks “FOR BOARD EXAMINATION PURPOSES ONLY”. Graduates of government schools and institutions/programs accredited by recognized accredited agencies under the FAAP are exempted from SO. Graduates of New Schools/Degree Programs must submit School Recognition and/or Permit to Operate.
  2. Original and photocopy of NSO-issued Birth Certificate (if NSO copy is not clear, bring copy from the Local Civil Registrar)
  3. For married females, original and photocopies of NSO-issued Marriage Contract (if NSO copy is not clear, bring copy from Local Civil Registrar)
  4. Two (2) passport-size colored pictures with white background and complete name tag
  5. Current Community Tax Certificate (Cedula)
  6. Other specific requirements as required by the Commission or the Professional Regulatory Board.
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  • marlon cabrera

    Pde p po b humabol khit tpos n yung deadline for retakers? Pls reply po… tnx po…

  • kenneth R.

    question po.. im a retaker po.. if i lost my NOA o Notice of Admission.. makapagfile paba po ako.?

  • Richian Obial Flores

    Hi good evening….
    Question po
    How to get online filing?
    Im here in taiwan now and by november in Phil.

    Pwede po ba ako makahabol pa sa exam.

  • Shell

    HI! Are there specific days in applying for Nov NLE or we can apply on any working days as long as it is before the deadline?

  • maryjane

    I take the exam last December 2010 I want to retake the exam. Can I still take the exam without taking a refresher course? thanks.

  • lea castro

    Where can i apply here in pampanga?

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  • Norhata pola

    May i know when the filing of application 2014 injeddah saudi arabia..please coz i want to set the exam there.

  • Patricia noveda

    When can we know, if she/he passed the exams thru email/ local newspaper, when exacted date, ty