Philippine 13th EPS TOPIK 2016 Guide and Info (Scheduled Date and Venue)

Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) recently announced the test date for the 13th Test of Proficiency in Korean (EPS-TOPIK) in the Philippines. 

Passing this exam, either Paper Based Test (PBT) or Computer-Based-Test (CBT) is the only way to get a work in South Korea. This test is implemented by the Human Resources Development Service of Korea (HRD Korea) authorized by the Ministry of Employment and Labor of the Republic of Korea (MOEL).

All MALE applicants can register on March 1-2-3 from 6 o'clock in the morning up to 8 o'clock in the evening. Meanwhile, FEMALEs can only register on March 3 with the same time because jobs for them is limited.

Allocated list of test takers will be posted on POEA website on test date announcement, March 22, 2016.

Paper Based Test (PBT) will be on April 2~3, 2016 with two session in Baguio, Cebu, Davao and Metro Manila.  Examinees must be in the designated test room until the designated time (09:00 AM for the 1st session, and 1:00 PM for the 2nd session for the orientation).

Computer-Based-Test (CBT) will be on April 11, 2016~May 24, 2016 with three sessions in Metro Manila only. Examinees must be in the CBT VENUE until the designated time (09:20 for the session 1, 12:20 for the session 2, 14:50 for the session 3 for the orientation).

Note: Examiner must arrive at waiting room before applicant orientation.

Test result will be announce on:
  • PBT : April 13 (Wednesday), 2016
  • CBT : June 2 (Thursday), 2016

Goodluck for all KLT 13 examiners, Passing the EPS-TOPIK only gives the workers the qualification for EPS job application and does not guarantee employment in Korea.
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