Freshmen applicants
  • High School seniors
  • High school graduates who never entered college
  • Deaf applicants applying to the SDEAS programs
  • Students who passed the Philippine Educational Placement Test (PEPT) and/or the Bureau of Alternative Learning Systems Test (BALS/ALS)
Transferee applicants
  • Filipino students who wish to transfer to Benilde after entering other colleges and universities
Second degree applicants
  • College graduates who wish to pursue another bachelor�s degree at Benilde.
Working student applicants
  • Applicants at least 19 years old and are engaged in full-time or part-time work
  • Working student applicants may apply for the Career Development Program (CDP) and are classified as Night Program applicants.
International applicants
  • Non-Filipino international students who graduated abroad
  • International freshmen applicants
  • International students who wish to transfer to Benilde after entering colleges and universities
Graduate student applicants
  • Hospitality management professionals who wish to pursue the Masters of Science in Tourism and Hospitality Management (MS-THM) offered by the School of Hotel, Restaurant and Institution Management (SHRIM).
Expanded Tertiary Education Equivalency and Accreditation Program (ETEEAP)
  • Hospitality management professionals who wish to complete a bachelor�s degree through their professional experience and achievements.
Freshman Application Procedure
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Step 1: Complete the Application Forms

Download, complete and submit the following application forms and requirements. Read the The Benilde Book for more information about program offerings.


Important! There are other requirements for applicants who changed schools during high school, high school graduates who have never entered college, international students, Philippine Educational Placement Test (PEPT) and Bureau of Alternative Learning Systems (BALS) cases and non-Filipino and dual citizens. Please refer to the The Benilde Book.

Step 2: Submit Application Forms

Visit the Benilde Admissions Center to submit your requirements. A representative may do this step for you. Prepare the non-refundable admission processing fee of PhP600.00 (for Filipino citizens) and US$50 (Non-Filipino citizens).


Upon submission of complete application requirements and payment of the application processing fee, you will be given a Benildean Entrance Examination (BEE) test permit.


Admission Timetable

Step 3: Take the Benildean Entrance Exam

Take the Benildean Entrance Exam (BEE) on the specified date. Take note of the following BEE test-taking guidelines:

  • Bring the following:
    • BEE Test Permit (No test permit, no exam)
    • Two (2) pencils
    • Jacket or sweater
    • Snacks for the 15-minute break

  • Examinees must be at the designated assembly area 15 minutes before exam time.
  • Latecomers will not be allowed to take the test. They are required to go to the Admissions Center for a new examination schedule in case other schedules are available.
  • Scratch papers will be provided. The use of calculator, dictionary, ruler, thesaurus and other aids are not allowed.

Step 4: View Application Results

Obtain the application results as directed. Application results may be accessed through the Online Application Inquiry page and through SMS. If you do not receive your results, please inquire directly at the Benilde Admissions Center.

Transferee Application Procedure
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Step 1: Pre-Apply

Download and accomplish the Pre-Application Questionnaire and submit with the following attachments to the Benilde Admissions Center within the announced application period. Await the results of the pre-application within two (2) working days from date of submission.

  • Certified True Copy of your Transcript of Records (with Grading System)
  • Syllabi of courses taken from previous school(s)

Step 2: Complete the Application Forms

If the result of the pre-application is favorable, pay the non-refundable admission processing fee of of PhP600.00 (for Filipino citizens) and US$50 (Non-Filipino citizens) to secure the Benilde Admissions Kit and formalize the application.


Download, complete and submit the following application forms and requirements. Read the The Benilde Book for more information about program offerings.


Important! There are other application requirements for transferees with no more than one year of tertiary schooling, transferees who attended other tertiary schools, transferees who studied abroad, and international applicants. Please refer to the The Benilde Book.


Helpful Tip! The Transfer Credential (Honorable Dismissal) is a requirement for reservation of slots. It would be good to request this from your last school attended early.

Step 3: Submit Application Forms

Visit the Benilde Admissions Center to submit your requirements. A representative may do this step for you. Upon submission of complete application requirements and proof of payment of the application processing fee, you will be given a Benildean Entrance Examination (BEE) test permit.


Admission Timetable

Step 4: Take the Benildean Entrance Exam

Take the Benildean Entrance Exam (BEE) on the specified date. Take note of the following BEE test-taking guidelines:

  • Bring the following:
    • BEE Test Permit (No test permit, no exam)
    • Two (2) pencils
    • Jacket or sweater
    • Snacks for the 15-minute break

  • Examinees must be at the designated assembly area 15 minutes before exam time.
  • Latecomers will not be allowed to take the test. They are required to go to the Admissions Center for a new examination schedule in case other schedules are available.
  • Scratch papers will be provided. The use of calculator, dictionary, ruler, thesaurus and other aids are not allowed.

Step 5: View Application Results

Obtain the application results as directed. Application results may be accessed through the Online Application Inquiry page and through SMS. Application status letters must be personally picked-up from the Benilde Admissions Center. They are NOT mailed.

The Honorable Dismissal or Transfer Credential is a requirement for enrollment.

If you do not receive your results, please inquire directly at the Benilde Admissions Center.

Second Degree Application Procedure
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Step 1: Pre-Apply

Download and accomplish the Pre-Application Questionnaire and submit with the following attachments to the Benilde Admissions Center within the announced application period. Await the results of the pre-application within two (2) working days from date of submission.

  • Certified True Copy of your Transcript of Records (with Grading System)
  • Syllabi of courses taken from previous school(s)

Step 2: Complete the Application Forms

If the result of the pre-application is favorable, pay the non-refundable admission processing fee of of PhP600.00 (for Filipino citizens) and US$50 (Non-Filipino citizens) to secure the Benilde Admissions Kit and formalize the application.

Download, complete and submit the following application forms and requirements. Read the The Benilde Book for more information about program offerings.

  • Benilde Application Form A
  • Benilde Application Form B
  • Photocopy of National Statistics Office birth certificate
  • Photocopy of the official Transcript of Records (present original for verification)
  • Certification from the Dean or Registrar stating that the applicant was never involved in any offense that called for disciplinary sanction(s)
  • Three (3) copies of recent identical 2�x2� pictures
  • Application letter stating the reason(s) for taking a second degree


Helpful Tip! The Transfer Credential (Honorable Dismissal) is a requirement for reservation of slots. It would be good to request this from your last school attended early.

Step 3: Submit Application Forms

Visit the Benilde Admissions Center to submit your requirements. A representative may do this step for you. Upon submission of complete application requirements and proof of payment of the application processing fee, you will be given a Benildean Entrance Examination (BEE) test permit.


Admission Timetable

Step 4: Take the Benildean Entrance Exam

Take the Benildean Entrance Exam (BEE) on the specified date. Take note of the following BEE test-taking guidelines:

  • Bring the following:
    • BEE Test Permit (No test permit, no exam)
    • Two (2) pencils
    • Jacket or sweater
    • Snacks for the 15-minute break

  • Examinees must be at the designated assembly area 15 minutes before exam time.
  • Latecomers will not be allowed to take the test. They are required to go to the Admissions Center for a new examination schedule in case other schedules are available.
  • Scratch papers will be provided. The use of calculator, dictionary, ruler, thesaurus and other aids are not allowed.

Step 5: View Application Results

Obtain the application results as directed. Application results may be accessed through the Online Application Inquiry page and through SMS. Application status letters must be personally picked-up from the Benilde Admissions Center. They are NOT mailed. If you do not receive your results, please inquire directly at the Benilde Admissions Center.

The Honorable Dismissal or Transfer Credential is a requirement for enrollment.

Application Timetable

For Freshmen

1st Term, SY 16-17 Intake

Application Period:
July 13 to November 23, 2015

Testing Dates:
October 18, 2015
November 8 and 22, 2015
December 5, 2015

Release of Results (Online)
February 1, 2016

Start of Classes:
August 2016

2nd Term, SY 15-16 Intake

Application Period:
September 1 to November 3, 2015

Testing Dates:
September 26, 2015
October 18, 2015
November 8, 2015

Release of Results (Personal Pick-up):
October 16, 2015
November 10, 2015
December 1, 2015

Start of Classes:
January 6, 2016

For Freshmen Regional Testing

For Transferees

2nd Trimester, SY 15-16 Intake

Application Period:
September 1 to October 27, 2015

Deadline of Submission of Pre-Application Questionnaire:
September 1 to October 27, 2015

Deadline for Completion of Application Requirements:
November 3, 2015

Testing Dates:
September 26, 2015
October 18, 2015
November 8, 2015

Release of Results (Personal Pick-up):
October 16, 2015
November 10, 2015
December 1, 2015

Start of Classes:
January 6, 2016

For Deaf Students

1st Term, SY16-17 Intake

Application Period:
July 13, 2015 to January 27, 2016

Testing Dates (First come, first served):
September 26, 2015
January 30, 2016

Release of Results (Personal Pick-up):
April 4, 2016
June 6, 2016

Start of Classes:
August 31, 2016

For BASAP

1st Term, SY16-17 Intake

Application Period:
July 13 to November 13, 2015

Deadline for Completion of Application Requirements:
November 18, 2015

Testing Date (First come, first served):
November 22, 2015

Release of Results (Personal Pick-up):
June 10, 2016

Start of Classes:
August 31, 2016

For International Applicants

2nd Term, SY 15-16 Intake

Application Period:
September 1 to November 3, 2015

Testing Dates (First come, first served):
September 26, 2015
October 18, 2015
November 8, 2015

Release of Results (Personal Pick-up):
October 16, 2015
November 10, 2015
December 1, 2015

Start of Classes:
January 6, 2016

1st Term, SY16-17 Intake

Application Period:
July 13 to November 23, 2015

Testing Dates (First come, first served):
October 18, 2015
November 8 and 22, 2015
December 5, 2015

Release of Results (Personal Pick-up):
February 1, 2016

Start of Classes:
August 2016

For International Transferee Applicants

2nd Term, SY 15-16 Intake

Application Period:
September 1 to October 12, 2015

Deadline of Submission of Pre-Application Questionnaire:
September 1 to October 12, 2015

Deadline for Completion of Application Requirements:
October 14, 2015

Testing Dates:
September 26, 2015
October 18, 2015

Release of Results (Personal Pick-up):
October 16, 2015
November 10, 2015

Start of Classes:
January 6, 2016

For Graduate Student Applicants

2nd Term, SY15-16 Intake

Application Period:
September 1 to November 4, 2015

Testing Date (First come, first served):
November 7, 2015

Release of Results (Personal Pick-up):
December 1, 2015

Start of Classes:
January 6, 2016

Working Student Application Procedure
Printable Version

Application Procedures and Requirements

  • For Working Student Applicants
    • For high school graduates who have not entered college, follow the procedure for freshman applicants. Submit a Certification of Employment (Further proof of employment may be required including the following: TIN Number, SSS or GSIS Number, and copy of the latest Income Tax Return) along with application requirements.
    • For applicants who have entered college, follow the procedure for transferee applicants. Submit a Certification of Employment (Further proof of employment may be required including the following: TIN Number, SSS or GSIS Number, and copy of the latest Income Tax Return) along with application requirements.

  • For Self-employed Applicants
    • For high school graduates who have not entered college, follow the procedure for freshman applicants. Submit a Business Permit (Further proof of business be required including the following: TIN Number, SSS or GSIS Number, and copy of the latest Income Tax Return) along with application requirements.
    • For applicants who have entered college, follow the procedure for transferee applicants. Submit a Business Permit (Further proof of business may be required including the following: TIN Number, SSS or GSIS Number, and copy of the latest Income Tax Return) along with application requirements.
International Student Application Procedure
Printable Version

Step 1: Pre-Apply

Submit the following to the Benilde Admissions Center for evaluation. Await the results of the pre-application within two (2) working days from date of submission.


For Freshmen Applicants:

  • Photocopy of Transcript of Records authenticated by the Philippine Embassy of relevant countries of schooling (Present original for verification). If these records are written in a language other than English, complete and official English translations must be submitted together with the original records. The transcript should indicate all subjects taken and grades earned. The grading system should be clearly stated in the transcript.
  • Certificate of Graduation and/or Diploma

For Transfer Applicants:

  • Pre-Application Questionnaire
  • Original Transcript of Records authenticated by the Philippine Embassy of relevant countries of schooling [Present original for verification]. If these records are written in a language other than English, complete and official English translations must be submitted together with the original records. The transcript should indicate all subjects taken and grades earned. The grading system should be clearly stated in the transcript.

Step 2: Complete the Application Forms

The Benilde admissions personnel will inform the applicant whether he/she is qualified to take the Benildean Entrance Examination after the pre-application process. If qualified, the applicant may pay the non-refundable admission processing fee of US$50.00. The applicant will receive a Benilde Admissions Kit.


Download, complete and submit the following application forms and requirements. Read the The Benilde Book for more information about program offerings.

  • Benilde Application Form A
  • Benilde Application Form B
  • Three (3) copies of recent identical 2�x2� pictures
  • Certified true copy of birth certificate
  • Certificate of Good Moral Character or Letter of Recommendation from the Principal or School Head of all schools attended
  • Photocopy of Alien Certificate of Registration (for permanent residents only)
  • Certificate of Graduation and/or Diploma (for freshmen applicants only)
  • Secondary Scholastic Record with official school seal (for applicants who studied in Philippine schools only)
  • Two copies of original Transcript of Records authenticated by the Philippine Foreign Service Post. If these records are written in a language other than English, complete and official English translations must be submitted together with the original records. The transcript should indicate all subjects taken and grades earned. The grading system should be clearly stated in the transcript.
  • Certificate of Agreement (For Late Applicants)
  • For submission after acceptance to Benilde, photocopy of Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS) results taken within 2 years from date of application (Present original for verification). This is NOT an admission requirement but is used for confirmation and enrollment purposes only.
    • Applicants born and raised in countries with English as one of its official languages.
    • Applicants who studied for 3 consecutive school years in the secondary and/or tertiary level, in an intermediate school or an English-speaking school. Applicants from English-speaking schools must submit a statement from their school that the institution uses English as a medium of instruction signed by the Registrar and affixed with the school seal.

Upon submission of complete application requirements and payment of the application processing fee, the applicant will be given a Benildean Entrance Examination (BEE) test permit.

Step 3: Take the Benildean Entrance Exam

Take the Benildean Entrance Exam (BEE) on the specified date. Take note of the following BEE test-taking guidelines:

  • Bring the following:
    • BEE Test Permit (No test permit, no exam)
    • Two (2) pencils
    • Jacket or sweater
    • Snacks for the 15-minute break

  • Examinees must be at the designated assembly area 15 minutes before exam time.
  • Latecomers will not be allowed to take the test. They are required to go to the Admissions Center for a new examination schedule in case other schedules are available.
  • Scratch papers will be provided. The use of calculator, dictionary, ruler, thesaurus and other aids are not allowed.

Step 4: View Application Results

Obtain the application results as directed. Application results may be accessed through the Online Application Inquiry page and through SMS. Unless otherwise instructed, application status letters must be personally picked-up from the Benilde Admissions Center. They are NOT mailed. If you do not receive your results, please inquire directly at the Benilde Admissions Center.


The Honorable Dismissal or Transfer Credential is a requirement for enrollment of transferees who studied in Philippine schools.


A student visa is a pre-requisite for enrollment. Visit the Benilde International Students Unit for details in relation to visa processing.

Graduate Student Application Procedure
Printable Version

Step 1: Complete the Application Forms

Download, complete and submit the following application forms and requirements. Read the The Benilde Book for more information about program offerings.

  • Benilde Application Form A
  • Benilde Application Form B
  • Original copy of Transcript of Records for �Evaluation� or �Further Studies� purposes
  • Two (2) Benilde Graduate Recommendation Forms
  • Three (3) copies of recent identical 2�x2� pictures
  • Certificate of Good Moral Character from previous school or current employer (Valid at least 6 months from date of issuance)
  • Transfer Credential/Honorable Dismissal (for applicants who completed degrees in the Philippines) or Certificate of Graduation (for applicants who completed degrees abroad, indicate degree title and date of graduation)
  • Original copy of the National Statistics Office birth certificate
  • Updated Curriculum Vitae

Step 2: Submit Application Forms

Visit the Benilde Admissions Center to submit your requirements. A representative may do this step for you. Prepare the non-refundable admission processing fee of PhP600.00 (for Filipino citizens) and US$50 (Non-Filipino citizens).


Upon submission of complete application requirements and payment of the application processing fee, you will be given a Benildean Entrance Examination (BEE) test permit.


Admission Timetable

Step 3: Take the Benildean Entrance Exam

Take the Benildean Entrance Exam (BEE) on the specified date. Take note of the following BEE test-taking guidelines:

  • Bring the following:
    • BEE Test Permit (No test permit, no exam)
    • Two (2) pencils
    • Jacket or sweater
    • Snacks for the 15-minute break

  • Examinees must be at the designated assembly area 15 minutes before exam time.
  • Latecomers will not be allowed to take the test. They are required to go to the Admissions Center for a new examination schedule in case other schedules are available.
  • Scratch papers will be provided. The use of calculator, dictionary, ruler, thesaurus and other aids are not allowed.

Step 4: Complete Application Interview

Come for your application interview. The department secretary shall contact you for your appointment. If you do not receive a call within five (5) working days from the day of your examination, please visit the Benilde Admissions Center.

Step 5: View Application Results

Visit the Benilde Admissions Center to pick up your application status letter on the date specified.

ETEEAP Application Procedure
Printable Version

Application Procedures and Requirements

ETEEAP applicants must first submit a comprehensive resume to the School of Hotel, Restaurant and Institution Management (SHRIM) before proceeding with their application. The application requirements are as follows:


  • Qualifications
    • Filipino citizen
    • At least a high school graduate with no college degree
    • At least 25 years old
    • At least five (5) years of work experience in his/her field of specialization
    • Must be at least in supervisory level for the past 2 years
    • Must have attended seminar(s)/workshop(s) related to his/her field of specialization (To be assessed by Benilde)
    • Have good moral character and professional work ethics as certified by past and current employers
    • No criminal record
    • No pending ETEEAP application with other institutions

  • Requirements