Top PH medical schools based on 2019 physician licensure exams

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Sep 21 2019 03:09 AM

MANILA—More than 4,000 examinees passed the physician licensure examination given by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) this month.

Federico Adriano Peralta IV of the University of Santo Tomas (UST) topped the board examination with a rating of 90.92 percent.

Here are the best performing medical schools in the Philippines, based on the September 2019 physician board examination.

Only schools that had more than 100 examinees and with at least an 87-percent passing rate were included on the list prepared by the PRC.

Cebu Doctors' University College of Medicine

Some 110 out of 126 examinees from this school passed the September 2019 physician licensure examination, with a passing rate of 87.30 percent.

De La Salle Medical and Health Sciences Institute

Some 214 out of 238 examinees from this school passed the September 2019 physician licensure examination, with a passing rate of 89.92 percent.

Davao Medical School Foundation

Some 170 out of 178 examinees from this school passed the September 2019 physician licensure examination, with a passing rate of 95.51 percent.

Saint Louis University

Some 153 out of 157 examinees from this school passed the September 2019 physician licensure examination, with a passing rate of 97.45 percent.

Far Eastern University-Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation

Some 296 out of 301 examinees from this school passed the September 2019 physician licensure examination, with a passing rate of 98.34 percent.

University of the Philippines-Manila

Some 146 out of 148 examinees from this school passed the September 2019 physician licensure examination, with a passing rate of 98.65 percent.

University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center

Some 293 out of 297 examinees from this school passed the September 2019 physician licensure examination, with a passing rate of 98.65 percent.

University of Santo Tomas

Some 430 out of 433 examinees from this school passed the September 2019 physician licensure examination, with a passing rate of 99.31 percent.

Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila

This school registered a 100 percent passing rate after all its 103 examinees passed the September 2019 physician licensure examination.

Cebu Institute of Medicine

This school registered a 100 percent passing rate after all its 127 examinees passed the September 2019 physician licensure examination.

Ateneo de Manila University School of Medicine and Public Health

This school registered a 100 percent passing rate after all its 133 examinees passed the September 2019 physician licensure examination.