UP Los Baños grad tops chemist licensure examination

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Oct 18 2017 07:46 PM | Updated as of Oct 18 2017 08:12 PM

The Professional Regulation Commission announced Wednesday that 526 out of 1,195 passed the Chemist Licensure Examination given this month.

Gio Ferson Bautista, of the University of the Philippines-Los Baños, topped the Chemist Licensure Examination with a rating of 93%.

John Noel Maape (UP Los Baños) came in second with 91.25%, while Christian Cariño (UP Diliman) placed third (90.25%).

UP Diliman was this year’s top performing school with an 87.93% passing rate.

Meanwhile, 720 out of 845 passed the Chemical Technician Licensure Examination given this month.

Diamond Jeff Paug, of the Cebu Institute of Technology-University, topped the Chemical Technician Licensure Examination with a rating of 92.50%.

Caryl Joy Esmeris (UP Los Baños), Karen Joseph Genosa (Cebu Institute of Technology-University), and Razel Jallorina (Technological University of the Philippines-Visayas) came in second with 91%.

The successful examinees who garnered the highest places in both the chemist licensure and chemical technician licensure examinations are the following: 

You can check the roll of successful examinees here.