The Maritime Academy of Asia and the Pacific (MAAP) is today one of the best maritime schools in the Philippines.
It provides high-quality maritime education and training for its cadets, making it one of the best sailors in the world. For you to be a student here, you must pass the MAAP Entrance Exam.
MAAP is a non-profit maritime institution owned and managed by the Philippine Naval Officers and the Mariners Union (AMOSUP).
At Kamaya Point, Alas-Asin, Mariveles, Bataan, MAAP offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Marine Transportation and a Bachelor of Science degree in Marine Engineering.
If you are planning to become Marine in the future, you can make a part of it in the MAAP class of 2023. Interested? Please read the following.
Eligibility for Maritime Academy of Asia and the Pacific MAAP
Admission Requirements for MAAP To become an aspiring member of the Academy, a candidate must meet or fulfill the following standards:
Applicants must pass/meet standards covering four stages:
- MAAP Entrance examination inclusive of the IQ/ aptitude/ emotional/ intelligence/ personality/ psychological/ neuro-psychiatric tests
- Personal interview to be conducted by the BOA members
- MAAP Medical criteria inclusive of physical, drug, lungs, dental, laboratory, audio test, and color blindness test (ISHIHARA test), visual acuity for far vision should be at least 20/30.
- Orientation training for two months (April-May) inclusive of refresher classes in Math and English coupled with semi-regimental training
- Male or female, Single
- Natural Born Filipino
- Physically fit
- Morally upright and has no derogatory record
- Born from 01-January-1996 to 31-December-2001
- Eligible applicants must be any one of the following
- 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
NOTE: Strictly comply with qualification requirements. Inaccurate records may disqualify an applicant.
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MAAP Entrance Exam 2020 is hosted by Asia Pacific Maritime Academy, in the Philippines.If you are an international student and you desire to study in the Philippines.
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Benefits of Being a Cadet in MAAP
- Scholarship grant
- Freeboard and lodging
- Insured while enrolled in the Academy
- In-house shipboard training
- Personality, character, and leadership development through physical fitness, emotional literacy, NROTC and varied extracurricular activities
- Use of modern equipment and facilities
- Gainful employment onboard modern vessels of foreign shipping companies
The number of offers is not specified.
- 2 copies of recent 2 x 2 colored pictures
- Payment of non-refundable processing fee of P 300.00 in cash
- Photocopy of birth certificate
- Photocopy of old BEC High School or Senior High School Diploma, if Senior High School/ High School (old BEC) graduate
- A photocopy of the School Registration Form, if College Level
- Photocopy of certification from your principal that you are a graduating from Senior High School if Senior High School graduating student
- Photocopy of ALS Certificate of Rating, if ALS Passer
- A photocopy of valid School ID
- Photocopy of the latest School Report Card with at least has an of GPA of 83%
The non-submission These documents may constitute a ground for exclusion.
- Get MAAP scholarship application forms from any of the testing/filing centers, Naval ROTC units, or PCG stations nationwide
- Submit the duly accomplished application form with the requirements to designated filing centers either by mail or in person
- Receive admission slip either by mail or in person
NOTE: Registration for the entrance exam begins at 6:30 am and ends at 9:30 am
MAAP Entrance Exam Schedule and Venues
|CODE||VENUE||TESTING AREA||EXAM DATE|
|001||Mariveles, Bataan||Maritime Academy of Asia &the Pacific||04 August 2020|
|002||Olongapo City||New Asinan Elementary School||05 August 2020|
|003||Lucena City, Quezon||Quezon National High School||11 August 2020|
|004||Batangas City||Batangas City National High School||12 August 2020|
|006||Legazpi City, Albay||Bicol University||18 August 2020|
|016||Malolos, Bulacan||M.H. Del Pilar High School||18 August 2020|
|008||Naga City, Camarines Sur||University of Nueva Caceres||19 August 2020|
|010||Dagupan City, Pangasinan||Dagupan City National High School||25 August 2020|
|044||Alcala, Pangasinan||Arboleda National High School||25 August 2020|
|011||Baguio City, Benguet||Baguio City National High School||26 August 2020|
|005||Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija||Nueva Ecija University of Science & Technology||26 August 2020|
|012||San Fernando, La Union||Naval Forces North, Poro Point||1 September 2020|
|013||Claveria, Cagayan||Claveria School of Arts & Trade||1 September 2020|
|020||Puerto Princesa City, Palawan||Holy Trinity College||1 September 2020|
|014||Vigan City, Ilocos Sur||University of Northern Philippines||2 September 2020|
|015||Tabaco City, Albay||Tabaco National High School||8 September 2020|
|051||Guinobatan, Albay||Marcial O Raniola Memorial School(MORMS)||8 September 2020|
|022||Intramuros, Manila||Manila High School||8 September 2020|
|017||Masbate City, Masbate||Masbate National High School||9 September 2020|
Other MAAP Entrance Exam Schedule and Venues
|CODE||VENUE||TESTING AREA||DATE OF EXAM|
|NEW||San Jose del Monte, Bulacan||Gaya-Gaya Elementary School||30 September 2020|
|029||Pasig City||Rizal High School Main Campus||06 October 2020|
|030||Calbayog City, Samar||Calbayog City National High School||06 October 2020|
|047||Iligan City||Iligan City National School of Fisheries||06 October 2020|
|031||Tacloban City, Leyte||Leyte National High School||07 October 2020|
|032||Cavite City||Sangley National High School||07 October 2020|
|048||Cagayan De Oro City||Misamis Oriental General Comprehensive High School||07 October 2020|
|033||Silay City, Negros Occ.||Doña Monstera Lopez Memorial High School||13 October 2020|
|036||Bacolod City, Negros Occ.||Negros Occidental High School||14 October 2020|
|040||Zamboanga City||Zamboanga City National High School (West Campus)||20 October 2020|
More Entrance Exam Schedule and Venues
|CODE||VENUE||TESTING AREA||DATE OF EXAM|
|035||San Jose de Buenavista, Antique||Antique National School||20 October 2020|
|039||Cebu City||Abellana National High School||20 October 2020|
|038||Tagbilaran City, Bohol||Holy Name University||21 October 2020|
|037||Iloilo City||Iloilo National High School||21 October 2020|
|042||España, Manila||Ramon Magsaysay High School||21 October 2020|
|034||Malay, Aklan||Malay National High School||27 October 2020|
|001||Mariveles, Bataan||Maritime Academy of Asia & the Pacific||27 October 2020|
|NEW||Dingalan, Aurora||Dingalan Central School||27 October 2020|
|041||Sara, Iloilo||Northern Iloilo Polytechnic State College (Sara Campus)||28 October 2020|
|052||Tarlac City||Tarlac City National High School||28 October 2020|
For more information, contact: Maritime Academy of Asia and Pacific
Kamaya Pt., Brgy. Alas-asin, Mariveles, Bataan
+632-7411024 Local. 4060
AMOSUP Annex Building Cabildo Corner
Sta. Potenciana Street, Intramuros, Manila
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