University of the Philippines Los Baños
Wednesday, 22 November 2017 10:58

UPLB is top performing school in civil eng’g board exam

UPLB is a top performing school in the November 2017 Civil Engineer Licensure Examination given by the Professional Regulation Commission with 56 passers out of its 58 examinees, obtaining for the University a 96.55% passing rate.

To become a top performing school, one has to have 50 or more examinees and gain at least 80% passing percentage. The national passing rate is 48.81%, with 6,075 passers out of 12,447 examinees nationwide.

UPLB garnered almost the same rating in the exam’s May 2017 edition at 96.15%. (Mark Jayson E. Gloria, with reports from