Rappler's latest stories on exam results
Congratulations to the latest batch of licensed master plumbers!
PRESS RELEASE: 313 out of 616 passed the Chemical Engineer Licensure Examination given in May 2019
Tune in at 7:30 pm on Monday, May 6, as Rappler sits down with Sean James Borja to discuss the rule of law, legal education reforms, and the topic closest to his heart – LGBT rights
Michael Calzado and Charmaine Lynn Tan share the same goal of passing all their subjects, being able to graduate from law school, and passing the Bar exams
Bar passers and their families share heartfelt moments after the results of the 2018 Bar Examinations are announced
The Ateneo de Manila University School of Law returns to the top after 6 years, while the University of the Philippines College of Law returns to the top 10 after two years
Marcley Augustus Natu-el, Mark Lawrence Badayos, Jebb Lynus Cane, Alan Joel Pita of the University of San Carlos place 2nd, 3rd, 9th, and 10th in the 2018 Bar exams
'We hope that many of our country’s new lawyers consider pursuing a career in the government,' says Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo, who also tells the incoming batch of lawyers not to be biased when faced with questions of law
'Yung effort ng anak ko, talagang it paid off,' says Emma Dublin, the proud mother of national team member now also a lawyer Maria Rodielita A. Dublin
2018 Bar topnotcher Sean James Borja says what drew him to the law profession is 'being able to provide a voice to those who don't necessarily have it'
The beauty queen is among the 1,800 successful bar examinees
(UPDATED) When Vincent Joshua Bohol graduated from San Beda College Alabang in June 2018, the court did not allow his senator mother to attend the ceremony
(UPDATED) Sean James Borja tops the exams with a score of 89.306%. The other top 10 passers are from the University of San Carlos, Ateneo de Manila University, University of the Philippines, and De La Salle University-Manila.
The passing rate for Bar Examinations 2018 is lower than that of the previous year, when 25.55% passed
The number of Bar candidates who registered for 2018 is the highest in recent years
PRESS RELEASE: PRC announces that 2,100 out of 3,234 passed the Pharmacist Licensure Examination given by the Board of Pharmacy
Congratulations to the latest batch of licensed architects!
Congratulations to the latest batch of licensed chemical engineers
251 out of 452 passed the Interior Designer Licensure Examination in Manila
PRESS RELEASE: 6,262 out of 13,887 passed the Civil Engineer Licensure Examination
4,035 out of 8,453 passed the Psychometrician Licensure Exam last October 2018
PRESS RELEASE: Congratulations to the latest batch of licensed geodetic engineers
PRESS RELEASE: 554 out of 1,568 passed the nurse licensure examination
PRESS RELEASE: 455 out of 950 passed the Veterinarian Licensure Examination administered this August 2018
Congratulations to the latest batch of licensed mining engineers!
2,927 out of 4,230 passed the Pharmacist Licensure Examination
188 out of 222 passed the Optometrist Licensure Examination last July 2018
1,778 out of 3,177 passed the June 2018 Architect Licensure Examination
1,689 out of 4,428 passed the Agriculturist licensure exam this June
PRESS RELEASE: 4,326 out of 9,873 passed the Nurse Licensure Examination this June 2018
Congratulations to the latest batch of newly licensed chemical engineers!
PRESS RELEASE: 2,738 out of 7,599 passed the May 2018 Civil Engineer Licensure Examination
We asked the new lawyers what they think is the biggest threat to the legal profession. They all seem to agree the threat is coming from within their ranks.
Neneth Aporo, daughter of a retired policeman from Tondo, makes it as a lawyer in the Big Apple. She dreams of being a public attorney in the Philippines.
What made former USLS College of Law dean Ralph Sarmiento believe Mark John Simondo would someday top the Bar? The student's brilliant answer to a 'very complicated problem about the relationship of the bill of rights and the powers of the state'
Mark John Simondo of the University of St La Salle says a lawyer does not have to join government to be able to serve the public
Parents wait under the heat at the Supreme Court to deliver the good news to their children
It is bittersweet redemption for a law school rocked by a high-profile hazing scandal
This was the 4th time both Leslie Llagas and Katherine Macaroy took the Bar. Despite failing several times, their dream to be a licensed lawyer has never faded.
Before becoming the 2017 Bar exams topnotcher, Mark John Simondo of the University of St La Salle in Bacolod was also the law school's valedictorian and, before that, a magna cum laude graduate of nursing
The Supreme Court grounds burst into squeals and cheers as Associate Justice Lucas Bersamin announces the results of the Bar exam
(UPDATED) The 2017 Bar Exam topnotcher is Mark Simondo of the University of St La Salle Bacolod with a grade of 91.05%
(3rd UPDATE) The passing grade this year is 75% for the total 6,748 law graduates who took the Bar in November 2017. Less than 2,000 make it.
PRESS RELEASE: Congratulations to the latest batch of licensed midwives!
A total of 7,227 law graduates took the Bar Examinations in November 2017