3 graduates share top spot in Civil Engineer Licensure Exam

THE Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) welcomed the 5,836 new civil engineers who passed the May 2022 Civil Engineer Licensure Examination out of the 13,781 who took it.

Three examinees — Arianne Joyce Dameg of the University of the Philippines Diliman, Archigine Labrador of the University of Saint Louis-Tuguegarao, and Jameson Glen Lim of Xavier University — shared the top spot, scoring 93.95 percent.

Meanwhile, the top-performing schools for the Civil Engineer Licensure Exam with 50 or more examinees and with at least an 80 percent passing rate were the University of the Philippines Los Baños (95 percent, 76 of 80 examinees passed), University of the Philippines Diliman (94.57 percent, 87 of 92 examinees passed), De La Salle University-Manila (89.47 percent, 119 of 133 examinees passed), University of Santo Tomas (85.94 percent, 165 of 192 examinees passed), University of San Carlos (85.39 percent, 76 of 89 examinees passed), and Ateneo de Davao University (82.93 percent, 68 of 82 examinees passed).

The list of successful examinees may be viewed on the PRC website at prc.gov.ph.

“The result of examination with respect to one examinee was withheld as per Board Resolution 3 dated May 11, 2022, and one examinee was withheld pending the final determination of his liabilities under the rules and regulations,” the commission noted.

Results of the examination were released five days after the last day of examination held in Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Koronadal, Legazpi, Lucena, Pagadian, Pampanga, Rosales, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga.

The members of the Board of Civil Engineering who gave the licensure examination were Chairman Engr. Praxedes Bernardo, and Members Engr. Pericles Dakay and Engr. Romeo Estañero.

PRC reminded successful examinees to register online from June 8 to 19, 13 to 17, and 20 to 21 for the issuance of their Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of Registration. They are also to personally register and sign in the Roster of Registered Professionals.

According to the commission, the date and venue for the oath taking of new civil engineers will be announced at a later date.