ROOM ASSIGNMENTS: April 2024 Pharmacist Licensure Exam (PHLE)



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The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) releases the room assignments for the April 2024 Pharmacist Licensure Exam (PHLE) a few days before the examination.

This year’s first Pharmacist Licensure Exam (PHLE) will be conducted on April 16-17, 2024.

The said licensure exam will be conducted in the following testing centers: NCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Koronadal, Legazpi, Lucena, Pagadian, Pampanga, Rosales, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga

Room Assignments

Below are room assignments for the April 2024 Pharmacist Licensure Exam (PHLE):

Examinees shall report before 6:30 in the morning on the said date because latecomers will not be admitted.

Things to Bring Examination day

Here are the things to bring during the examination proper:

  • Notice of Admission
  • Official Receipt
  • One (1) piece of metered-stamped window mailing envelope
  • Two (2) or more pencils (NO. 2)
  • Ball pens (black ink only)
  • One (1) piece long brown envelope
  • One (1) piece long transparent/plastic envelope (for keeping your valuables and other allowed items)
  • Health Forms (Pursuant to Memorandum No. 68, series of 2020)
  • Negative RT-PCR Test Results, if applicable, or Certificate of Quarantine (Pursuant to Memorandum No. 68, series of 2020)

Dress Code on Examination Day

Here are the specified dress codes from PRC:

  • For male examinees, tucked-in white polo shirt with collar (without any seal, logo, or mark); decent pants or slacks
  • For female examinees, tucked-in white blouse or shirt with collar (without any seal, logo, or mark); decent pants or slacks

Prohibited Items Inside the Exam Rooms:

  • Books, notes, review materials, and other printed materials containing coded information or formulas
  • Calculators which are programmable or with embedded functions, especially CASIO FX991ES and CASIO FX-991ES plus
  • Apple, Samsung and other smart watches, cellular phones, ear plugs, transmitters, portable computers, Bluetooth and other electronic devices which may be used for communication purposes;
  • Bags of any kind (place your documents inside the transparent/plastic envelope)
  • Other examination aides not stated in this program

All personal belongings of the examinees shall be surrendered to the proctor and shall be placed in a secured space within the examination room.

The rules on the conduct of bodily search, an inspection of personal belongings of the examinees, and the seizure/confiscation of prohibited items during the licensure exam (Annex A of PRC Memorandum Order No. 57, s. 2020) shall be strictly observed.

Coverage of Exam

The April 2024 Pharmacist Licensure Exam (PHLE) will cover the following topics:

  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry (20%)
  • Pharmacognosy (15%)
  • Practice of Pharmacy (17.5%)
  • Pharmacology-Pharmacokinetics (15%)
  • Pharmaceutics (17.5%)
  • Quality Assurance and Quality Control (15%).


  • Program for November 2023 Pharmacist Licensure Exam (PHLE) from PRC.


Exam Statistics & Passing Rate

Exam Date No. of Examinees No. of Passers Passing Rate
November 2023 4,038 2,974 73.65%
April 2023 2,275 1,420 62.42%
November 2022 3,828 2,390 62.43%
April 2022 1,870 678 36.26%
November 2021 2,371 1,207 50.91%
June 2021 2,337 1,546 66.15%
April 2021 1,168 674 57.71%
August 2019 4,455 3,097 69.52%
March 2019 3,234 2,100 64.94%
August 2018 4,230 2,927 69.20%
March 2018 3,039 1,695 55.77%
August 2017 5,079 2,784 54.81%
March 2017 3,732 2,426 65.01%
June 2016 2,784 1,406 50.50%
January 2016 2,710 1,487 54.87%
July 2015 3,142 2,004 63.78%

PRC Regional Offices Directory

  • If you have concerns and you need help from the Professional Regulation Commission, you can now access their office address, contact number and email address through this link: PRC Official Directory

PRC LERIS Account Assistance

If you have technical concerns with the with your LERIS account, including resetting your password, mismatched record edit, and other related concerns, you may email the Licensure Exam Division through the following emails:


Exam Updates

To keep updated on the official results and other updates regarding the conduct of the April 2024 Pharmacist Licensure Exam (PHLE), we advise our visitors to bookmark this page, visit PRC’s official website, follow us on our social media pages:

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