1st Place:

University of the Philippines Visayas

2nd Place:

De La Salle University - Manila

3rd Place:

Technological Institute of the Philippines - Quezon City


Philippine Programming Challenge is an annual competition that aims to identify the most talented entry-level programmers in the country, by utilizing Entry Level PPR assessment exams.


Now in its 4th year, PPC2018 aims to identify the most talented entry-level programmers in the country.


1st Place - P50,000

2nd Place - P25,000

3rd Place - P10,000

How to Register

Form a team of ten (10) students. Each team can be a combination of 1st, 2nd, 3rd and/or 4th year programming students.  

The team coach should verify the list of students registered in the PPC2018 online form by replying to the email sent by the organizers.

Student participants should complete the TOU (Terms of Understanding) online form once the final team composition is verified.

Registration period is from June - October 2018. Regional exams starts on August until November 2018.

A registration fee of  Php1,000.00 per student member is required to participate in the competition. Payment details and instructions will be sent to the team coach's registered email address.

The team coach must submit the team's preferred date and time of examination at least two (2) weeks before their preferred exam schedule.

All examinations will be administered ONLINE.