MAAP Entrance Exam 2019 Schedule, Requirements

The Maritime Academy of Asia and the Pacific (MAAP) is one of the best maritime school in the Philippines today. It offers quality maritime education and training to its cadets making them one of the best seafarers in the world.

MAAP is a non-stock, non-profit maritime institution owned, developed and operated by the Associated Marine Officers’ and Seamen’s Union of the Philippines (AMOSUP). Located in Kamaya Point, Alas-Asin, Mariveles, Bataan, MAAP offers Bachelor of Science in Marine Transportation and Bachelor of Science in Marine Engineering courses.

If you are planning to become a seafarer in the future, you can avail MAAP’s scholarship grant and become a part of the MAAP Class of 2024. Interested? Please read on.

MAAP Admission Requirements

To become a midshipman in the Academy, an applicant must pass or meet the following standards:

  • He or she must pass the MAAP Entrance Examination inclusive of the IQ, aptitude, emotional, intelligence,  personality, psychological and neuro-psychiatric tests.
  • Must pass the personal interview to be conducted by the Board of Admission members.
  • Must pass a series of physical, dental, and medical examinations including audio and color blindness tests. The visual acuity for far vision should be at least 20/30.
  • The applicant must finish a two-month long orientation training inclusive of refresher classes in Math and English coupled with semi-regimental training.

Qualification Requirements

To become eligible for the MAAP Entrance Examination, an applicant must possess the following qualifications:

  • He or she must be single;
  • Must be a natural born Filipino citizen;
  • Physically and mentally fit for rigorous training;
  • With good moral character and not have been convicted by final judgment of any offense or crime involving moral turpitude;
  • Must be born from 01-January-1997 to 31-December-2002;
  • Eligible applicants must be any one of the following;
    • High School Graduates(old basic education curriculum)
    • College Level
    • Senior High School Graduate/Graduating Student
    • ALS Passer
  • Minimum height of 5 ft. 4 in. (162.5 cm) for MALE and 5 ft. 2 in. (157.5 cm) for FEMALE applicants;
  • Has a GPA of at least 83%
  • Has never been officially admitted at MAAP

Failure to comply with these qualification requirements means disqualification from taking the entrance examination.

Entrance Exam Application Requirements

Here are the documentary requirements you must submit:

  • 2 copies of recent 2 x 2 colored pictures;
  • Payment of non-refundable processing fee of P 300.00 in cash;
  • Photocopy of PSA birth certificate;
  • Photocopy of any one of the following;
    • High School or Senior High School Diploma
    • School Registration Form, if College Level
    • ALS Certificate of Rating, if ALS Passer
    • ALS Passer
  • A photocopy of valid School ID;
  • A copy of the latest School Report Card with at least 83% GPA.

Failure to submit these documentary requirements may be a ground for disqualification.

How to Apply

MAAP will start to accept applications for AY 2020-2021 on June 2019. To apply for the examination, follow the instructions below.

  1. Download the MAAP Scholarship Application Form here or get it from any of the testing/filing centers, Naval ROTC units, or PCG stations nationwide.
  2. Fill-up the application form and submit it to the designated filing centers either by mail or in person with the above-mentioned documentary requirements.
  3. You will receive an admission slip through the mail or in person.
  4. Registration time for entrance examination starts at 0630H and ends at 0930H.

MAAP Entrance Exam Schedule and Venues

001Mariveles, BataanMaritime Academy of Asia &the Pacific03 August 2019
002Olongapo CityNew Asinan Elementary School04 August 2019
003Lucena City, QuezonQuezon National High School10 August 2019
004Batangas CityBatangas City National High School11 August 2019
006Legazpi City, AlbayBicol University17 August 2019
015Malolos, BulacanM.H. Del Pilar High School17 August 2019
008Naga City, Camarines SurUniversity of Nueva Caceres18 August 2019
009Dagupan City, PangasinanDagupan City National High School24 August 2019
040Alcala, PangasinanArboleda National High School24 August 2019
010Baguio City, BenguetBaguio City National High School25 August 2019
005Cabanatuan City, Nueva EcijaNueva Ecija University of Science & Technology25 August 2019
011San Fernando, La UnionNaval Forces North, Poro Point31 August 2019
012Claveria, CagayanClaveria School of Arts & Trade31 August 2019
019Puerto Princesa City, PalawanHoly Trinity College31 August 2019
013Vigan City, Ilocos SurUniversity of Northern Philippines1 September 2019
014Tabaco City, AlbayTabaco National High School7 September 2019
044Guinobatan, AlbayMarcial O Raniola Memorial School(MORMS)7 September 2019
021Intramuros, ManilaManila High School7 September 2019
016Masbate City, MasbateMasbate National Comprehensive High School8 September 2019
007Cabuyao, LagunaCabuyao Integrated National High School8 September 2019
017Dasmarinas, CaviteBulihan National High School8 September 2019
Tuguegarao City, Cagayan
Cagayan National High School14 September 2019
020Bayombong, Nueva VizcayaNueva Vizcaya General Comprehensive High School15 September 2019
023Taytay, RizalJuan Sumulong Memorial Junior College21 September 2019
022Nasugbu, BatangasBatangas State University (Nasugbu Branch)22 September 2019
024Davao CityDavao City National High School29 September 2019
025Pasig CityRizal High School Main Campus05 October 2019
026Calbayog City, SamarCalbayog City National High School05 October 2019
041 Iligan CityIligan City National School of Fisheries05 October 2019
027Tacloban City, LeyteLeyte National High School06 October 2019
028Cavite CitySangley National High School06 October 2019
042Cagayan De Oro CityMisamis Oriental General Comprehensive High School06 October 2019
029Silay City, Negros Occ.Doña Monsera Lopez Memorial High School12 October 2019
032Bacolod City, Negros Occ.Negros Occidental High School13 October 2019
036Zamboanga CityZamboanga City National High School (West Campus)19 October 2019
031Sibalom, AntiqueAntique University19 October 2019
035 Cebu CityAbellana National High School19 October 2019
034Tagbilaran City, BoholHoly Name University20 October 2019
033Iloilo CityIloilo National High School20 October 2019
038España, ManilaRamon Magsaysay High School20 October 2019
030Malay, AklanMalay National High School26 October 2019
001Mariveles, BataanMaritime Academy of Asia & the Pacific26 October 2019
039Dingalan, AuroraDingalan Central School26 October 2019
037Sara, IloiloNorthern Iloilo Polytechnic State College (Sara Campus)27 October 2019
045Tarlac CityTarlac City National High School27 October 2019

Benefits of Being a Cadet in MAAP

Aside from the quality maritime education, modern equipment and world-class training facilities, MAAP offers free board and lodging to its cadets. Cadets are honed in their personality, character and leadership development through physical fitness, emotional literacy, NROTC and varied extracurricular activities. They are also insured while enrolled in the Academy and assured of gainful employment onboard modern vessels of foreign shipping companies.

For more information, contact:

Maritime Academy of Asia and the Pacific
Kamaya Pt., Brgy. Alas-asin, Mariveles, Bataan
Phone: (02) 784-9100, Bataan Line: (047) 237-3355
Fax No.: (02) 741-1006/ (02) 741-1024

Manila Office
AMOSUP Annex Building
Cabildo Corner Sta. Potenciana Street Intramuros, Manila
Phone: (02) 527-2110

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Jahn Michael Yanong
Jahn Michael Yanong
7 months ago

Pwede pa po ba mag entrace exam ng yr 2020-2021? and what date po?

Danilo Inloguin
Danilo Inloguin
9 months ago

Kailan po ba result ng MAAP entrance exam 2019?

10 months ago

Good am sir / mam kailan po uli pwedeng kumuha ng exam for AY 2020 to 2021. Bale senior high po siya at mid of MAY2021 pa ang tapos ng klase nila … tnx po

Tristan Camero Dela Luna
Tristan Camero Dela Luna
10 months ago

Kaylan po yung entrance exam sa maap?

John Mark Fernando
John Mark Fernando
10 months ago

Hello kelan po next exam for 2020

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