University of Cebu grad tops board exam for mechanical engineers; 1,083 pass

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Posted at Mar 22 2017 07:14 PM

A total of 1,083 aspirants passed the licensure examination given by the Professional Regulation Commission’s (PRC) Board of Mechanical Engineering this March.

According to the PRC, 1,904 prospective mechanical engineers took the board exams given in Manila and Cebu earlier this month.

Brylle Pahimutang Gilbuena from University of Cebu in Lapulapu and Mandaue topped the exam with a rating of 88.1%, followed by Niño Rey Jacoba Caraig from the Polytechnic University of the Philippines-Maragondon with 87.8%.

Ariel Pulmon Conversion of Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology came in third (87.45%).

Here are the examinees who garnered the 10 highest places in the exam:

  1. BRYLLE PAHIMUTANG GILBUENA UNIVERSITY OF CEBU IN LAPULAPU & MANDAUE 88.10
  2. NIÑO REY JACOBA CARAIG POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-MARAGONDON 87.80
  3. ARIEL PULMON CONVERSION MINDANAO STATE UNIVERSITY-ILIGAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY 87.45
  4. KIM XZYRELL MANALO MENDOZA BATANGAS STATE UNIVERSITY-BATANGAS CITY (PBMIT) 87.40
  5. JOSE JOSEPH OCAMPO PATULOT BATANGAS STATE UNIVERSITY-BATANGAS CITY (PBMIT) 87.20
  6. IRENE LARA MEJIA ABAD MINDANAO STATE UNIVERSITY-GEN. SANTOS CITY 86.95
  7. BERNARD LOU RETIZOS BUQUIZ MAPUA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-MANILA 86.85
    DAN MARK CERIALES CUEVAS BATANGAS STATE UNIVERSITY - ALANGILAN 86.85
  8. RASUL RICHY LUMANGGAL PALANGGALAN ATENEO DE DAVAO UNIVERSITY 86.75
  9. TEODY REY LACSAMANA MAGBUJOS BATANGAS STATE UNIVERSITY-BATANGAS CITY (PBMIT) 86.45
  10. DENZEL VILLEGAS MAXINO MAPUA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-MANILA 86.20

See the complete list of board exam passers here.

Meanwhile, 43 passed the technical evaluation for the upgrading as professional mechanical engineer.