PUP College Entrance Test

PDF FormatPUP iApply generates your payment voucher, transaction voucher and ePermit in PDF (Portable Document Format). You may need a PDF Reader to open and view the documents. Download and install a PDF reader (Adobe Reader or PDFLite) first before proceeding.

A FRIENDLY REMINDER: Before applying online, make sure that you already have your 2 x 2 inch colored photo with name tag, saved as JPEG (.jpg or .jpeg and filesize is not more than 300 kilobytes) in your computer, USB or device.

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PUP iApply follows three (3) major steps: Apply Online, Pay Fee and Claim ePermit.

Apply Online

  1. Go to the PUP iApply for PUPCET page (https://www.pup.edu.ph/iapply/pupcet.aspx) and read the information provided.
  2. Click Apply Now. This will take you to PUP iApply.
  3. Read the service agreement and click the I have read... button to begin your online application.
  4. Click the PUPCET icon and answer the pre-application questionnaire to determine if you qualify for PUPCET, then click Next.
  5. Fill up the online form. Type or select the required information in the form and click Next.  This will take you to a page where you can verify the information you have just entered.
    • Be sure that the information (particularly your name and date of birth) in the application must be the same as indicated in your NSO copy of birth certificate.
    • Make sure that the e-mail address you will provide in the application is active and correct.
    • NOTE: Any misrepresentations (or giving false/incorrect information) in your online application will automatically invalidate your admission in the University.
  6. If the information you have entered is correct, read the service agreement and confirm by:
    • Checking the Yes, I have read and understood... box
    • Typing your complete name in the Digital Signature, and
    • Typing the characters in the Digital Security Code

      Click Make Changes if you need to make necessary changes or Next to finally submit your information.
  7. Upon successful submission of your information, select mode of payment:
     
    • Pay personally at any LANDBANK Branch or PUP Branch/Campus
      Select this option if you want to print a payment voucher and pay personally at any LANDBANK Branch. If the PUP Branch/Campus is accepting application fee payment, you can also select this option. (View modes of payment per branch/campus)

      IMPORTANT: Your payment voucher needs to be printed because you will present this when you pay the application fee. You can always go to https://iapply.pup.edu.ph if you want to print your payment voucher.

    • Pay online using your LANDBANK ATM
      Select this option if you want to pay online via LANDBANK's secured ePayment facility using your active LBP ATM Card. You can always go to https://iapply.pup.edu.ph if you prefer to pay online.
  8. Please remember or write down your Reference Number.

Pay Fee

Payment can be made through LAND BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES (LANDBANK / LBP) Branch, PUP Cashier or LBP ePayment.  All fees are nonrefundable.

Pay at any LANDBANK Branch

  1. Go to the any LANDBANK Branch to remit payment via ONLINE COLLECTION (https://www.landbank.com/branch-atm-locator)
  2. Fill up three (3) copies of LBP OnColl Payment Slip (LBP Payment Slip) with the APPLICANT'S COMPLETE NAME (NOT the NAME of the PARENT, GUARDIAN, or any REPRESENTATIVE), Reference Number, PUPCET Account Number, and Amount to be paid (as indicated in your printed payment voucher). Distribution of LBP Payment Slip shall be as follows:
     
    • Original - Accepting Branch
    • Duplicate and Triplicate - Payer's Copy
  3. Detach the Bank Copy of your printed payment voucher.
  4. Present to the LANDBANK teller the duly accomplished LBP Payment Slip with your payment.
  5. After processing your payment, the LANDBANK teller will give you the duplicate and triplicate copies of the LBP Payment Slip. Keep it together with the Applicant's Copy of your printed payment voucher.

    Before leaving the bank, read the printed validation on your LBP Payment Slip and ensure that it contains the CORRECT information (Applicant's complete name, Reference Number, PUPCET Account Number). If your LBP Payment Slip contains any discrepancy (or incorrect information), approach the LANDBANK teller and have it corrected immediately.
    Sample LBP Payment Slip:Sample LBP Payment Slip
  6. Read your printed payment voucher for the next set of instructions.

Pay personally at the PUP Branch/Campus¹

  1. Go to the Cashier’s Office inside the PUP Branch/Campus that you are applying for PUPCET.
  2. Detach the Cashier’s Copy of your printed payment voucher and give it to the Cashier together with your payment.
  3. After processing your payment, the Cashier will give you the original copy of the Official Receipt. Keep it together with the Applicant’s Copy of the payment voucher .
  4. Read your printed payment voucher for the next set of instructions.

Pay online via LBP ePayment

Before making an online payment, please make sure that:

You are using a secured desktop PC, laptop or mobile device
You are NOT using a publicly-used desktop PC, laptop or mobile device
Your printer is turned on and can print properly
Your browser allows pop-up windows. Here's how: Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Edge, other browsers
Your ATM account is active and with sufficient balance
  1. In the LANDBANK ePayment page, select LANDBANK ATM for your payment mode and click the Submit button. This will take you to the PIN Authentication page.
  2. In the PIN Authentication page, carefully check the following information: Reference No., Student Name, Payment Type, Payment Amount, Transaction Fee and Total Amount.
  3. Enter your Account Number, JAI and key in your PIN (please ensure that no one sees your screen while you key in your PIN), and click the Submit button.
  4. After a successful online transaction, a confirmation page will be displayed and your LANDBANK Online Confirmation Receipt will be displayed thru a pop-up window. You MUST print this receipt because it serves as proof of your online payment.
  5. Click the Get Transaction Voucher button to generate your transaction voucher. You can print your transaction voucher or save it in your device.
  6. Read your printed transaction voucher for the next set of instructions.

Claim ePermit

Mode of Payment Instruction
Through a LANDBANK Branch Please allow five (5) working days after payment before claiming your ePermit
Through a PUP Branch/Campus Cashier¹ Proceed immediately to the PUP Branch/Campus Admission Services to tag your payment and process your ePermit
Through LANDBANK ePayment Please allow two (2) working days after paying online before claiming your ePermit
  1. Go to PUP iApply http://iapply.pup.edu.ph and click Claim ePermit.
  2. Type the required information and click Submit.
  3. After clicking Submit, you may encounter either of the following message from the system:

    Application Successful - If you see this message, click Download ePermit. Click Save or Open when your browser asks you. This will download your ePermit. Print your ePermit in color.

    Problem with your Payment - If you see this message, the information encoded in your LANDBANK payment did not match your online registration details. Please scan a CLEAR COPY of your validated LANDBANK LBP Payment Slip or Online Confirmation Receipt and save it as JPG/JPEG. Select the file and click the Upload LBP Payment Slip button. This will upload your digital copy of the LBP Payment Slip or Online Confirmation Receipt to the system, which will be reviewed by a PUPCET Payment Officer. Please allow one to two (1-2) working days for payment verification. After 1-2 days, proceed to Step 1 of the Claim ePermit step.

    Note: To avoid inconvenience and further delays, please immediately upload a scanned clear copy of your LBP Payment Slip.

    Problem with your Photo - If you see this message, the photo you uploaded did not meet the proper and required format (please read the Guidelines for ePermit Photo for more information). Scan a new photo with the correct format and click the Upload Photo button. This will upload your new photo to the system, which will be reviewed by an Admission Officer. Please allow one to two (1-2) working days for photo validation. After 1-2 days, proceed to Step 1 of the Claim ePermit step.

    Note: To avoid inconvenience and further delays, please upload a scanned clear copy of your photo in the correct format as stated in the Guidelines for ePermit Photo.

Want to pay online?

If you selected Pay personally at any LANDBANK Branch or PUP Branch/Campus during your online application but decided to pay online, follow this procedure:

Before making an online payment, please make sure that:

You are using a secured desktop PC, laptop or mobile device
You are NOT using a publicly-used desktop PC, laptop or mobile device
Your printer is turned on and can print properly
Your browser allows pop-up windows. Here's how: Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Edge, other browsers
Your ATM account is active and with sufficient balance
  1. Go to the PUP Online Payment page http://iapply.pup.edu.ph/payonline.aspx and read instructions carefully.
  2. Select Entrance test/exam fee (PUP iApply).
  3. Type your Reference Number in the textbox.  If you can’t remember your Reference Number, click the I forgot my reference… button. This will let you type the Applicant’s complete name and date of birth. (Click I will type my reference… if you prefer typing your Reference Number instead)
  4. Click Pay Now. This will take you to the LANDBANK ePayment site.
  5. In the LANDBANK ePayment page, verify if the following information are correct:
    • You are making a payment to PUP
    • Student Name must display the Applicant’s complete name
    • Payment Type must be PUPCET
    • Payment Amount must be PHP 500.00 only
    • Transaction Fee must be PHP 20.00 only
    • Total Amount must be PHP 520.00 only
  6. Select LANDBANK ATM for the Payment Mode and click the Submit button. This will take you to the PIN Authentication page.
  7. In the PIN Authentication page, carefully check again the following information: Reference No., Student Name, Payment Type, Payment Amount, Transaction Fee and Total Amount.
  8. Enter your Account Number, JAI and key in your PIN (please ensure that no one sees your screen while you key in your PIN), and click the Submit button.
  9. After a successful online transaction, a confirmation page will be displayed and your LANDBANK Online Confirmation Receipt will be displayed thru a pop-up window. You MUST print this receipt because it serves as proof of your online payment.
  10. Click the Get Transaction Voucher button to generate your transaction voucher. You can print your transaction voucher or save it in your device.
  11. Always exit the Web browser you are using after making online payment transactions.
  12. Read your printed transaction voucher for the next set of instructions.
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