Physician Licensure Exam Results March 2023


The March 2023 Physician Board Exam was held in the National Capital Region, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Pampanga, Rosales, Tacloban, Tuguegarao, and Zamboanga on March 5, 6, 12 & 13, 2023.

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

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) Board of Medicine will release the Physician Licensure Exam (PLE) results 3 working days after the last day of exams, including the whole board list of passers, top 10 examinees, and overall school performance.


PLE Results March 2023

 PRC announces that 1,573 out of 2,887 successfully passed the March 2023 Physician Licensure Exams.

Here are the March 2023 physician licensure exam results as posted by the Professional Regulation Commission:

Roll of Successful Examinees in the
Held on March 5, 6, 12 & 13, 2023
Released on March 16, 2023

Top 10 March 2023 Physician Licensure Exam PLE

Below you’ll find a complete list of the top examinees/ topnotchers on the March 2023 Physician Licensure Exam PLE, including their school and rating.

Top Performing Schools Physician Board Exam

In accordance with Commission Resolution No. 2021, below are the top performing schools for the October 2022 Physician licensing exams with at least 80% overall passing rates and 50 or more examinees passing.

RankSchoolTotal No. of ExamineesTotal No. PassedPercentage Passed
1University of Santo Tomas615183.61%

Performance of Schools

The performance of schools for October 2022 Physician licensure exams in alphabetical order as per R.A. 8981 otherwise known as PRC Modernization Act of 2000 Section 7 (m) or “to monitor the performance of schools in licensure examinations and publish results thereof in a newspaper of national circulation”.

Related  PLE October 2022 Results: Physicians Board Exam Passers

Summary of Results

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

Month of ExamNo. of ExamineesNo. of PassersPassing Rate (%)
October 2022 5,9583,82664.22%
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%

Follow our Facebook Page for PRC updates.