The Philippine Science High School System (PSHS) released on Thursday, January 26, 2017 the results of the annual National Competitive Examination (NCE).
Of the 25,405 applicants, 1,340 examinees passed in the system’s 16 campuses nationwide. The results came out more than two months after the exam was conducted in October last year.
(READ: PSHS NCE 2017-2018 Passers)
The qualifiers have to IMMEDIATELY contact the Registrar or the Campus Director of the PSHS Campus where they are qualified to enroll, or visit the following websites: www.pshs.edu.ph or www.dost.gov.ph, for more information on early enrolment.
The deadline for slot confirmation / reservation of principal qualifiers is on February 17, 2017 for Main Campus qualifiers, and on February 24, 2017 for regional campus qualifiers.
The NCE is a scholastic aptitude test designed to measure scientific ability, quantitative ability, abstract reasoning, and verbal aptitude of applicants, according to the Department of Science and Technology.
PSHS is a service institute of DOST, offering free scholarships for high school students who will likely take up a Science career after graduation.
The PSHS scholars also get a monthly stipend. Uniform, transportation, and living allowances are given according to financial need.