MANILA, Philippines (Updated August 24) – The August 2021 Mechanical Engineer and Certified Plant Mechanic (ME-CPM) board licensure exams results including the complete list of passers, top 10 examinees and overall performance of schools are released by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) Board of Mechanical Engineering in six (6) working days after the last day of exams.
As announced, 247 out of 621 passed the Mechanical Engineer Licensure Examination and 18 out of 29 passed the Certified Plant Mechanic Licensure Examination.
The August 2021 Mechanical Engineering licensure exams are originally scheduled on February 2021 but later re-scheduled due to the COVID-19 pandemic resulting to several travel restrictions.
The Mechanical Engineering board exams were conducted on August 15-16, 2021 at PRC testing centers located at the Baguio, Cotabato, Lucena, Pangasinan, Tacloban and Zamboanga. Meanwhile, the conduct of MELE in the National Capital Region/ Metro Manila, Cebu and Cagayan de Oro is cancelled.
The Mechanical Engineering exams were administered by the Board of Mechanical Engineering headed by its Chairman, Engr. Leandro A. Conti and its members, Engr. Jerico T. Borja and Engr. Lorenzo P. Larion.
ME August 2021 Results Updates
August 24, 2021: Results are out! Congratulations to the new Registered Mechanical Engineers and Certified Plant Mechanics!
August 23, 2021: August 2021 Mechanical Engineer and Certified Plant Mechanic board exams results are expected to be released within this week. Stand by here and congrats in advance!
List of Passers
Here are the August 2021 mechanical engineering licensure exam results as posted by the Professional Regulation Commission:
Roll of Successful Examinees in the
MECHANICAL ENGINEER LICENSURE EXAMINATION
Held on August 15-16, 2021
Released on August 24, 2021
ME-CPM 2021 Related Results
- Top 10: Mechanical Engineering Board Exam Results August 2021
- Top 10: Certified Plant Mechanic Board Exam Results August 2021
- Top Performing Schools/ Performance of Schools: Mechanical Engineer and Certified Plant Mechanic Licensure Exams Results August 2021
- List of Passers: Certified Plant Mechanic (CPM) Licensure Exam Results August 2021
Release of Results
Referring to the results of the previous mechanical engineering licensure exams, taking into consideration the restrictions brought by the COVID-19 pandemic and the estimated target release date stated in the PRC Resolution No. 1283 series of 2020, the Mechanical Engineering board exam results are estimated to be released in 3-5 working days or longer, after the last day of board exams.
We also advise everyone to bookmark this page and follow us at our social media channels for the freshest updates regarding the ME results 2021.
PRC may also release the mechanical engineering board results for August 2021 earlier or later than the estimated date without prior notice.
Schedule of Registration
The schedule of online appointment for issuance of Professional ID and Certificate of Registration for the new Mechanical Engineers will be from September 27 to September 30, 2021.
Initial registrants are advised to register online via PRC official website via https://online.prc.gov.ph/ 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.
Verification of Rating
The verification of ratings and test results for the mechanical engineer licensure exams given by PRC Board of Mechanical Engineering 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.
Due to the pandemic, the oathtaking ceremony for the newly licensed Mechanical Engineers will be done online, now referred as the “e-oath”. The application system for the e-oath can be accessed online via PRC dedicated portal via https://online.prc.gov.ph/ and select “e-OATH” as transaction.
Inductees are required to print “OATH OF PROFESSIONAL” form that is downloadable at the PRC Online Services.
Coverage of Mechanical Engineering Board Exams
The August 2021 Mechanical Engineering licensure exam covered the following topics:
- Industrial and Power Plant Engineering (35%)
- Mathematics, Engineering Economics and Basic Engineering Services (35%)
- Machine Design, Materials and Shop Practice (30%)
2021 Mechanical Engineering Licensure Exam Schedule
Shown below is the schedule of exams for the 2021 Mechanical Engineering board exams:
|Date of Exam||Testing Locations||Start of Application||Deadline of Application|
|August 15 & 16, 2021||NCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Lucena, Rosales, Tacloban and Zamboanga||May 14, 2021||July 15, 2021|
Mechanical Engineering Board Exams Summary (Stats)
Mechanical Engineering board exam is one of the programs with average number of examinees conducted by PRC.
The previous ME was held on February 2020 while the scheduled licensure exam in the first quarter of 2021 was postponed due to the pandemic. During these exams, 1,334 out of 3,469 (38.45%) examinees passed.
Glemar Ojendras Guarin from University of Southeastern Philippines Davao City and Juluis Ezra Macasaet Gundran from De La Salle University – Manila shared the top spot having 91.30% rating followed by Edrian Pamintuan Laki from Holy Angel University having 90.05%.
Batangas State University – Alangilan Campus was the lone university in the top performing schools’ list (with 50 or more examinees passed) having 92.55% overall passing rate.
Here is the summary of results for Mechanical Engineering board exams in previous years:
|Month of Exam||No. of Examinees||No. of Passers||Passing Rate (%)|
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 mechanical engineering board exams for 2021 and 2022, we advise our readers to visit PRC official website.
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