All graduates of UPLB’s BS Nutrition who took the October 2022 Nutritionist-Dietitian Licensure Examination (NDLE) passed the said exam.
This is the 14th year in which NDLE takers from UPLB have accomplished this feat and have brought unparalleled and distinct honor to the University.
With this, UPLB was named by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) as the top-performing school in the country in nutrition and dietetics. It ranked first among three universities that had 30 or more examinees taking the NDLE and from whom at least 80% passed.
Placing 4th is Giuliana Solano Medina who inked a rating of 89.65%; followed by Kioh Cerez Monato, 7th place with an average of 89.35%.
Rounding out the topnotchers from UPLB is Ceres Natalie Bandayrel Basuel, with an average of 89.05%.
According to PRC, out of 1114 takers, 719 or 64.54% passed the NDLE. (Kristel Hope T. Villafuerte)