BUCM med students pass 2019 Physicians Licensure Examination with 98.04 percent overall passing rate

Friday September 20,2019


Becoming the first among many, the pioneer batch of Bicol University College of Medicine (BUCM) put forth an outstanding performance at the Professional Regulations Commission’s (PRC) 2019 Physicians Licensure Examination, with an overall passing rate of 98.04 percent, as per the results released last 19 September 2019.

As revealed in the said results, a remarkable fifty out of fifty-one examinees from BUCM conquered the said examination, garnering the school the 98.04 percent overall passing rate. These exam-takers for BUCL are from Batch “Gira” -BUCM’s pioneer batch of 2018.

For the 2019 PLE, the PRC announced that 4,006 out of 4,716 examinees passed the Physician Licensure Examination given by the Board of Medicine in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cebu and Davao this September 2019. 

The members of the Board of Medicine who gave the licensure examination are Dr. Eleanor B. Almoro as the Chairman, along with Dr. Edgardo T. Fernando, Dr. Clarita C. Maaño, Dr. Eleanor J. Galvez and Dr. Ma. Graciela Garayblas-Gonzaga as Members.