REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

Please make sure that you have a stable internet connection when you register. Google Chrome web browser is recommended. For assistance and technical support, please email us at nmat [at] cem-inc [dot] org [dot] ph or call at telephone numbers (02) 813-3686, 813-3691, 813-3694, locals 106, 101, 108.

Please be reminded that you are not completely registered or fully qualified to take the NMAT if you have not paid the testing fee even if you have already downloaded, printed, and accomplished your NMAT ID Form.

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Only GRADUATES or GRADUATING STUDENTS (by the end of the current schoolyear) of college (Bachelor's) degree programs are qualified to take the NMAT. 


Be sure you have the following before you register

  1. A valid e-mail account which you will use for your online application.
  2. One recent unretouched digital photo with these specifications: 2"x 2" or at least 600x600 pixels, with white background. Click for Specifications of Digital Photo.
  3. A valid School or Government-issued ID or valid passport for foreign applicants or those taking the NMAT in foreign test centers.

Documents to bring on test date

For graduating students and second year students of the UP INTARMED program:

  • NMAT Identification Form duly signed by the School Head 
  • Valid School ID or Government-issued ID or Valid Passport
  • Examination Permit

For college graduates:

  • NMAT Identification Form 
  • Valid School ID or Government-issued ID or Valid Passport
  • Photocopy of Transcript of Records
  • Examination Permit

NMAT Online Registration System

Welcome to the NMAT Online Registration System (ORS). 

All NMAT applicants must read the following information and those posted at the Bulletin of Information Menu before they proceed with their registration.

Eligibility

  1. Applicants must be GRADUATES or GRADUATING STUDENTS of any baccalaureate degree course at the time of testing.
  2. Applicants currently enrolled in the UP College of Medicine Integrated Liberal Arts and Medicine (INTARMED) program may take the NMAT on their second year in the program.

 Application

  1. Accomplish the Application Form online. Fill up the required fields in the form.  Make sure that you enter your name as it appears on your valid ID.  You may not be permitted to take the test if there are discrepancies beyween the name on your valid ID and your NMAT ID Form.  You are responsible for ensuring that your contact information is correct and current at all times. 
  2. Proceed with accomplishing online the Student Information Questionnaire (SIQ).
  3. Choose your preferred mode of payment -- either by credit card or by over-the-counter bank payment. For applicants of NMAT that are administered abroad, only payment by credit card shall be accepted.
  4. Check your e-mail account -- inbox and spam mailbox -- for your NMAT Identification (ID) Form and a confirmation of your payment if you paid by credit card. Download and print a copy of your NMAT Identification (ID) Form. You will need to submit it on the test day.
  5. Make sure that all information given on the NMAT ID Form is correct. If you need to change some or all the information given on these forms, follow the instructions below.

 Editing of Personal Information

  1. Editing of personal information (as reflected on your NMAT ID Form) can only be done during registration period. Click the Edit Registration link under the Online Options of this website and proceed accordingly. This option is automatically disabled once the registration period is over.
  2. If changes have been made successfully, you will receive a new NMAT ID Form. Discard immediately your old NMAT ID Form.  Print the updated version.  You will need to submit it on the test day.

Payment Procedure 

You have two (2) modes of payment:
1. Over-The-Counter Bank Transaction
If you choose to pay by bank deposit, you must go to the nearest Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) branch and accomplish a Deposit/Payment Slip using the bank reference numbers and CEM BPI account number given on your PhiLSAT ID Form.  Only cash and full payment of the testing fee is accepted.  The bank may collect a certain amount as additional service charge.  Keep the Client’s copy of the deposit slip for reference or verification purposes.

There are two (2) modes of payment:

1. Over-The-Counter Bank Transaction

If you choose to pay by bank deposit, you must go to the nearest Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) branch and accomplish a Deposit/Payment Slip using the bank reference numbers and CEM BPI account number given on your NMAT ID Form.  Only cash and full payment of the testing fee is accepted.  The bank may collect a certain amount as additional service charge.  Keep the Client’s copy of the deposit slip for reference or verification purposes.

2. Credit Card  

If you choose to pay by credit card, you will be directed to the website of the BPI SecurePay and will be instructed accordingly until payment is successful.

Note: Over-the-counter bank deposit and payment via credit card are the only official modes of payment recognized by the registration system. If you pay via online or mobile fund transfers or via ATM deposit, you may NOT be included in the room assignments and may NOT be able to take the test.
Also, please be reminded that you are not completely registered or fully qualified to take the NMAT if you have not paid the testing fee even if you have already downloaded, printed, and accomplished your NMAT ID Form.
Confirmation of payment 
1. Credit card payments are automatically confirmed by e-mail once payment is successful.  Check your e-mail account – both inbox and spam mailbox – for your NMAT ID Form and payment confirmation.  
2. If you pay through BPI, you shall receive payment confirmation e-mail in your inbox (or spam mailbox) after two (2) business days.
If you do not receive an e-mail confirmation of your payment after two (2) banking days, please contact the NMAT Secretariat.

Examination Permit

Go back to this website two (2) weeks before the test date and click on the link for Room Assignment to know your test site and room assignment. Download and print your NMAT Examination Permit. If your NMAT Application Number is not included in the list, call the NMAT Secretariat at (02) 813-3686, 813-3691, 813-3694, 813-3695, and 892-1682 loc 108 immediately.

 

The Center for Educational Measurement, Inc. (CEM) has been commissioned since 1985 by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) through its Technical Committee for Medical Education, to develop and administer the National Medical Admission Test (NMAT).