The Professional Regulation Commission releases the schedule of different board exams and its respective dates of filing. If you are planning to take the CPALE or the Accountancy board exam for 2021, then check the schedule below.
CPA Board Exam 2021 Schedule
A new schedule was released by the PRC for the different Board exams that were postponed due to the ECQ imposed on most of the regions in the country.
For the Certified Public Accountant CPA Board Exam 2021, the new date of licensure examination for the first batch will be on May 16, 17 & 23 at different testing sites nationwide. Locations are in Manila/NCR, Baguio, CDO, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Tuguegarao, and Tacloban.The application will start on December 28, 2020, until March 31, 2021.
While the second batch will be on October 9, 10 & 16, 2021. Online filing will start on May 25, 2021, and will end on August 25, 2021.
Refer to the table below.
|Name of Exam||Date of Exam||Start of Filing||End of Filing|
|CPA- First Batch||May 16, 17 & 23, 2021||December 28, 2020||March 31, 2021|
|CPA Second Batch||October 9, 10 & 16, 2021||May 25, 2021||August 25, 2021.|
How to apply for the CPA Board Exam?
The application will be done online at PRC LERIS. Go to https://online2.prc.gov.ph/ to apply. You may want to see our guide on how to register on PRC LERIS. Applicants are also advised to pay through Landbank (i-access), PayMaya, or UCPB(over the counter). After your application, you can go to the PRC office to submit all the requirements needed.
Application Requirements for CPA Board Exam
- PSA Birth Certificate
- Transcript of Records with scanned picture and remarks “For Board Examination purposes”
- PSA Marriage contract ( if married)
- NBI Clearance
- Refresher course after 2 failures effective October 1976
- Condition/Removal exam- to be taken within 2 years from the date of exam
- Payment: P900.00 – complete
- P450.00 – conditioned/removal
Coverage of Exam
To be able to pass the exam, you should know the topics you need to review. Even though you study it in college, it’s always better to be ready and refresh your knowledge. So, here’s the coverage of the exam:
- Management Advisory Services
- Financial Accounting and Reporting
- Advanced Financial Accounting and Reporting
- Regulatory Framework for Business Transactions
After your application, get ready for the examination. Please make sure you know the rules about what to bring and not to bring during the exam. God Bless on your journey.
How to know the CPA Board Exam Results?
PRC will announce if the results are already out. You can check it on their website or you can follow our Facebook Page as we also update about the release of results.