PLE RESULTS OCTOBER 2022: Physician Board Exam List of Passers and Topnotchers

MANILA, Philippines – The October 2022 Physician Licensure Exam (PLE) results including the complete board list of passers, top 10 examinees and overall performance of schools are released by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) Board of Medicine in 6 working days after the last day of exams.

PRC announces that 3,826 out of 5,958 (64.22%) successfully passed the exams. “The results of examination with respect to eighteen (18) examinees were withheld as per PRC Resolution No. 1565, 1579, 1580, 1583 s.2022 and Board Resolution No.13 and 14 s.2022.”

The October 2022 Physician board exam was conducted on October 21, 22, 28 & 29, 2022 at testing centers located in the National Capital Region, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Koronadal, Legaspi, Lucena, Pampanga, Rosales, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga.

The Board of Medicine is headed by Dr. Godofreda V. Dalmacion, Chairman, and its members, Dr. Eleanor B. Almoro, Dr. Zenaida L. Antonio, Dr. Martha O. Nucum, Dr. Efren C. Laxamana and Dr. Joanna V. Remo.

PLE October 2022 Related Results

October 2022 PLE List of Passers

Roll of Successful Examinees in the
Held on October 21, 2022 and ff. Days
Released on November 9, 2022

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Registration Schedule and Requirements for new MD’s

The schedule of online appointment for issuance of Professional ID and Certificate of Registration for the new Physicians will be held on the following dates:

  • December 22 – 23, December 26 – 29, 2022 and January 2 – 5, 2023

Initial registrants are advised to register online via PRC official website via and follow the steps in online registration. Here are the registration requirements:

  • Notice of Admission/NOA (for identification purposes only)
  • Duly accomplished Oath Form or Panunumpa ng Propesyonal
  • Two (2) pieces of passport-sized ID photos in white background and with complete name tag
  • Two (2) sets of documentary stamp
  • One (1) piece short brown envelope

PRC added that successful examinees shall personally register and sign in the Roster of Registered Professionals.

How to verify my board exam rating?

The verification of ratings and test results for the Physician licensure exams will be available online few working days after the posting of results.

Successful takers can refer to PRC official website and use the Verification Page to know their board examination passing rate.

As posted, a passer shall only provide the exam name, the date of examination, the application number, first name and last name and the birth-date.

When and where is the Oath-Taking ceremonies?

The newly licensed Physicians’ oath-taking ceremony will be done online, now referred to as the “e-oath.” The application system for the e-oath can be accessed online via PRC dedicated portal at and select “e-OATH” as a transaction.

Inductees are required to print the “OATH OF PROFESSIONAL” form that is downloadable at the PRC Online Services.

Meanwhile, PRC has started scheduling face-to-face oath-taking for newly licensed professionals. This section will be updated should PRC conduct face-to-face oathtaking for new PLE 2022 passers.

When is the release of results?

As per PRC Resolution No. 1439 series of 2021, the October 2022 PLE results will be released on or before November 9, 2022.

We also advise everyone to bookmark this page and follow us at our social media channels for the freshest updates on PLE results 2022.

What is the coverage of Physician board exams?

The October 2022 Physician licensure exam covered the following topics:

  • Biochemistry
  • Anatomy and Histology
  • Microbiology and Parasitology
  • Physiology
  • Legal Medicine, Ethics and Medical Jurisprudence
  • Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • Surgery and Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology and Rhinology
  • Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Pediatrics and Nutrition
  • Preventive Medicine and Public Health

When is the next PLE?

Shown below is the schedule of exams for the 2022 Physician board exams:

Date of ExamTesting LocationsStart of ApplicationDeadline of Application
March 6, 7, 13 & 14NCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro,Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Pampanga, Rosales, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and ZamboangaDecember 6, 2021February 7, 2022
October 21, 22, 28 & 29NCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro,Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Koronadal, Legaspi, Lucena, Pampanga, Rosales, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and ZamboangaJuly 21, 2022September 21, 2022

Previous Exams

Physician board exam is one of the programs with average number of examinees conducted by PRC.

During the previous conduct of PLE on March 2022, 1,427 out of 2,837 (50.30%) successfully passed. Linnaeus Louisse Abarrientos Cruz from University of the Philippines – Manila was the topnotcher garnering a rating of 90.25% followed by Bradley Ashley Gue Ong also form UP Manila having 89.00%. University of the Philippines – Manila was the top performing school having 91.23% overall rating.

In the October-November 2021 PLE, 1,677 out of 2,302 (72.85%) examinees passed. Ian Gabriel Alparaque Juyad from University of the Philippines – Manila ranked first in the exams garnering a rating of 87.50% followed by Jian Kenzo Ong Leal and Geremiah Edison Daniel Cosia Llanes, both from University of the Philippines – Manila having 87.42%.

During September 2021, 1,084 out of 1,546 (70.12%) examinees passed. Maria Inez Sellado Benedicto from West Visayas State University – La Paz and Jude Philip Pozon Cebrecus from Cebu Institute of Medicine shared the top spot garnering a rating of 87.83%. In the top performing schools list, Cebu Institute of Medicine topped the list having an overall passing rate of 98.68%.

On March 2021, 1,234 out of 1,927 (64.04%) examinees passed. Jeremiah Dimapeles Lim from Far Eastern University ranked first in the exams garnering a rating of 89.67% followed by Gabrielle Paul Soriano Pascual also from FEU having 88.75%. Raking third is Cy Johann Kent Jumangit Romuga from University of Cebu College of Medicine Foundation Inc. – Mandaue having 88.42%. Far Eastern University Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation was the top performing school having 91.76% overall passing rate.

Here is the summary of results for PLE exams in previous years:

Month of ExamNo. of ExamineesNo. of PassersPassing Rate (%)
March 20222,8371,42750.30%
November 20212,3021,67772.85%
September 20211,5461,08470.12%
March 20211,9271,23464.04%
November 20204,7043,53875.21%
September 20201,42480056.18%
September 20194,7164,00684.94%


For those who want to clarify something, PRC advised to email them through the Licensure Exam Division at below contacts:

To receive fast and reliable news and announcements regarding the Physician board exams for 2022, we advise our readers to visit PRC official website.

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299 comments… add one
  • Anonymous Nov 9, 2022 @ 23:53

    Mura pud tag ga count down og new year ani

  • Ana amos Nov 9, 2022 @ 23:54

    Tomorrow na daw po mag release ng reault kaya tulog po muna ????

  • Anonymous Nov 9, 2022 @ 23:54


  • Anonymous Nov 9, 2022 @ 23:59

    matagal pa siguro ang bidding. may mga hindi pa kumakagat na rich takers

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:00

    Ang tagal :(

  • Waiting???? Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:02

    so saddddd

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:02

    Praying for God to touch the hearts of the BOM and for strength for them as they finalize the results ???????? 100% passing rate para po sa Pilipinas!

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:03

    napaka UNPROFESSIONAL naman PRC!!!! ????????????????

    • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 1:04


  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:04

    feeling ko gusto lang mag-trending ng PRC .. baka nakikipag compete sa bar exam! hay. konting konsiderasyon naman po :( sana di nalang po nagbigay ng date kung di rin naman pala ire-release ngayon.

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:05

    We trust po na pabor sa takers ung delay and that the BOM will consider higher passing rate.

    • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:51

      this is also what im thinking, sana nga they are deliberating and will pass more takers

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:07

    Anong Timezone po November 9?

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:08

    November 9, 2022 11:59PM Eastern Time pala.

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:13

    Maypa ang PCR test result nigawas na ????

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:17

    ML muna tayo

    • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 1:34


  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:25

    Sino ang the D best?! DVS the BEST!

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:30

    Godbless ya

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:34

    Mangpupuyat kayo ahh

  • md Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:35

    congrats in advance to my brother!!!!… Godbless everyone!

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:42

    CIM 100% ????????????????

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:42

    Mag mafeyeg amin hen post yu.. pumuyat ayong … Hay naku lawe..

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 0:46


  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 1:00

    whose fault is it?

  • E.coli Nov 10, 2022 @ 1:03

    Pls stop bashing PRC/BOM. Alam ko lahat tayo sobra ang anxiety and all pero let us all pray na sana makapasa tayong lahat. Wag na po negative pls. Fighting and Godbless all.

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 1:16

    Bobo mo prc

  • Otlum Nov 10, 2022 @ 1:21


  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 1:23

    How can you trust the PRC when they can’t even make an apology statement or an explanation for the delay of the results? Prayers to all the board takers

  • Ma teresa Diosomito Nov 10, 2022 @ 1:26

    Pls don’t bash PRC. The board is deliberating hard for the good of every examinee????

  • Dr Strange Nov 10, 2022 @ 1:43

    Soon be a Licensed dr Johhnny sins but in real life ✨????????

  • dekter Nov 10, 2022 @ 2:00

    mapriso ka PRC. sabi mo Nov 9.

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 2:00

    Praying for all the board takers????????????

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 2:38

    I smell something fishy. Guess what?

  • Chimmy Chimmy Nov 10, 2022 @ 3:03

    Baka Nov 9 next year. Ano ba kayo. ????????‍????

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 3:31

    Waiting for the result of our Doktora! :)

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 3:43

    My result na congrat angel.

  • Optional Nov 10, 2022 @ 6:17

    Yeheeeey! Praise the Lord!! DOCTOR LALAY T.!!! ???????????????????? DASURB!!! hehehe.. Congrats Doc Lalay T. ????????????

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2022 @ 7:06

    saan po makikita ung PRC resolutions???
    kasi may nakalagay na:
    “The results of examination with respect to eighteen (18) examinees were withheld as per PRC Resolution No. 1565, 1579, 1580, 1583 s.2022 and Board Resolution No.13 and 14 s.2022.”

  • Jay Nov 10, 2022 @ 14:01

    Congrats sa aking girlfriend Doc Ori! I love you!

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