Registration & Test Fees


The NMAT Registration Fee covers the development, updating, maintaining, and deployment of the online registration system. This includes the online Application Form and Student Information Questionnaire (SIQ), the transaction emails, and the downloaded materials like the NMAT Identification Form, Practice Set (Parts I and II) which serves as a reviewer, and the Supplementary Handout containing the answer key to the Practice Set and other information for the medical school applicant such as the addresses, telephone numbers and college deans of Philippine medical schools.

The NMAT Testing Fee covers the costs of test development, processing the application form, test administration, processing and scoring of answer sheets, and the printing and delivery of test results.

The applicable NMAT Registration and Testing Fees are posted together with the announcement of the NMAT testing schedule and in the NMAT Supplementary Handout.

Payment of NMAT fees can be made using major credit cards or through Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) branches nationwide. Applicants who register from abroad and will take the test in the Philippines or in the US, can only pay through credit card. Official Receipt (OR) of payment will be send or can be picked-up from designated test centers together with the official NMAT test results. 

Please take note that review centers are NOT authorized to collect or accept in behalf of CEM any NMAT registration or test fees from NMAT applicants. Any untoward incident arising from your dealings with a review center, or any such entity, is solely your responsibility.


Registration Fee is non-refundable. You are entitled to a ninety percent (90%) refund of your Testing Fee only if you submit a letter requesting for a refund of Testing Fee within the regular registration period. No refund shall be made after the regular registration period. Refund is in the form of a check that will be issued within forty-five (45) days after CEM receives your request letter. The check should also be claimed within six (6) months from the date of receipt of request letter. Failure to claim the check within such period shall negate your entitlement to a refund.

Failure of the applicant to take or complete the test on the scheduled test date under any circumstances totally forfeits his/her NMAT Registration and Testing Fees.