Wednesday, October 18, 2017

LIST OF PASSERS: October 2017 CPA Board Exam Results

MANILA, Philippines – The 'October 2017 Certified Public Accountant (CPA) board exam results', together with the list of passers, top 10 examinees, top performing schools and related announcements will be available at this website soon as PRC officially released the results online on November 2-3, 2017 or ten (10) working days after the last day of board examination. The October 2017 CPA licensure exams for over fifteen thousand (15,000) examinees are administered by PRC Board of Accountancy headed by its Chairman, Mr. Joel L. Tan-Torres and its members, Eliseo A. Aurellado, Gerard B. Sanvictores, Gloria T. Baysa, Concordio S. Quisaot and Samuel B. Padilla on October 7-8 & 14-15, 2017 at PRC testing centers in Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Tacloban and Tuguegarao.



According to the Commission’s Resolution No. 2016-1019 series of 2016 entitled “Schedule of Licensure Examination for Year 2017”, the target release date of October 2017 CPA board exam result will be in eight (8) working days after the last day of board examinations or by October 25, 2017 (Wednesday). However, results may also be released earlier or later without prior notice.

Update as of October 19, 2017: PRC Board of Accountancy (BoA) through social media post, said that due to cancellations of government work due to transport strike, results will not be released on October 20-21, 2017. The new target date of release will be on November 2 or 3, 2017. Please be guided accordingly. As quoted,
Due to the cancellation of government office work this week which resulted in the delay of the processing of PRC work, the new release date of the results of the October 2017 CPA Examinations will be on November 2 or 3, 2017, instead of the previously announced date of October 20/21, 2017.
Update as of October 15, 2017: Professional BoA through a Facebook post announced that the results will be released on October 20, 2017 (Friday) or October 21, 2017 (Saturday). Just stay tuned at our social media accounts to keep updated.

On the same exams conducted by PRC on October 2016, results were out after eight (8) working days while during May 2017 and May 2016, results were released after five (5) working days.


These important registration schedule and requirements shall be secured by a successful examinee.
  • The schedule of online appointment for issuance of Professional ID and Certificate of Registration will be announced by PRC.
  • Registration requirements: duly accomplished Oath Form, Notice of Admission (NOA), two (2) pieces of colored passport ID picture with white background and nametag and two (2) sets of doc stamps. 
    For Manila board passers, PRC is strictly implementing the online registration system for processing of appointment for registration effective March 30, 2016, details of which are written here.


    The four-days CPA exams covered the following topics:
    • Taxation
    • Business Law and Taxation
    • Financial Accounting and reporting
    • Practical Accounting I
    • Auditing
    • Auditing Theory
    • Theory of Accounts
    • Advanced Financial Accounting and Reporting
    • Practical Accounting II
    • Regulatory Framework for Business Transactions
    • Auditing Problems
    • Management Advisory Services
    • Management Services

    Accountancy is one of the programs with huge number of examinees being administered by PRC.

    On the most recent CPA licensure exams conducted May 2017, 3,389 out of 9,645 (35.13%) examinees passed. Vianca Pearl Inot Amores and Marianato Jesus Berdin Del Rio, both from University of San Carlos ranked first in the exams having 92.67% rating. USC got the top spot in the top performing school's list having 66 out of 70 examinees passed or 94.29% overall passing rate followed by De La Salle University - Manila having 79 out of 92 examinees passed or 85.87% rating.

    During October 2016 CPA exams, 5,249 out of 14,390 (36.48%) examinees passed. University of the Philippines (UP) ranked first in the top performing school list having all of its 69 examinees passed or 100% overall passing rate. Vhinson Jay Samson Garcia from Wesleyan University Philippines - Cabanatuan City got the top spot garnering 94.33% rating followed by Daryl John Sarmiento Punzalan from Southern Luzon State University - Lucban having 94.17%.

    On May 2016 CPA board exam, 2,967 out of 6,925 (42.84%) examinees passed. De La Salle University ranked first in the top performing schools having 54 out of 58 examinees passed or 93.10% overall rating followed by University of Santo Tomas (UST) having 84 out 93 passers or 90.32% and University of San Jose Recoletos having 108 out of 133 board passers or 81.20%. Karim Gonzales Abitago from Universal Colleges of Paranaque topped the exams garnering 92.17% rating. He was followed by Kimjames Sarapanan Manalo from Cor Jesu College having 91.83% and Jayvee Faust Bugtai Anga from University of San Jose Recoletos having 91.67%.


    To receive up-to-date news on full results of October 2017 CPA board exam, we advise our visitors to bookmark this page, visit PRC official website or follow us at our social media pages via Facebook and Twitter.

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    1. Please be guided accordingly on the new target release date of October 2017 CPA board exam results.
      Keep the faith everyone!

    2. I would just like to know why a 2-day cancellation of work resulted in a near 2-week delay for the results. Is there any particular reason?