POSTPONED: January 2022 Dentist (Practical) Board Exam in Metro Manila

MANILA, Philippines – The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) has postponed the conduct of the January 2022 Dentist licensure exam (Practical Phase) in testing centers located in National Capital Region (NCR)/ Metro Manila. The practical phase scheduled on January 6-11, 2022 in NCR is now re-scheduled on March 1-4 and 8-11, 2022.

Meanwhile, the theoretical phase for NCR examinees scheduled on January 12-14, 2022 will proceed as scheduled. The January 2022 Dentist Board Exam for other testing locations including Baguio, Cebu, Davao and Iloilo will proceed as scheduled.

PRC said that they will open the online application system from January 6-19, 2022 for those who registered for Theoretical but failed to apply for the Practical phase.

2022 Dentist Licensure Exam Schedule

Shown below is the schedule of the 2022 Board Licensure Exam for Dentist (BLED) licensure exams:

Date of ExamTesting LocationsStart of ApplicationDeadline of Application
January 6-11, 2022 (Practical)Baguio, Cebu, Davao & Iloilo
January 12-15, 2022 (Written)NCR, Baguio, Cebu, Davao & Iloilo
March 1-4 and 8-11, 2022For postponed BLED Practical in NCR
May 4-6, 2022 (Written)NCR, Baguio and CebuFebruary 4, 2022April 4, 2022
May 8-15, 2022 (Practical)NCRFebruary 4, 2022February 4, 2022
November 26-28, 2022 (Written)NCR, Baguio and CebuAugust 26, 2022October 26, 2022
December 3-10, 2022 (Practical)NCRAugust 26, 2022October 26, 2022

Source: PRC (This table will be immediately updated should there be further changes on board exams postponement/cancellations.)


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2 comments… add one
  • SARAH SULTAN Jan 6, 2022 @ 8:02

    Good morning PRC. Ask ko lng po may list na po ba kayo ng second batch ng LET PALAWAN ❤️ Sana po masagot niyo agad, salamat po

  • Louie Marvin C. Mantuhac Jan 6, 2022 @ 12:13

    Hello po. Good Day! Ask ko po if necessary na RT-PCR for taking Dentistry Licensure Exam Theory Phase in NCR po?or is it ok na Vaccine Card lang ang ipresent?

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