Architecture - board exam passing rates

Displaying the Architect Licensure Exam overall passing rates for each exam, as well as the accumulated passing rate by region.

Overall Passing Rates

Exam Date Passing Rate
(First Timers)
Passing Rate
(Overall)
January 2018 72% 57% passing rates by schools
September 2017 (abroad) 79% 66%
June 2017 69% 55% passing rates by schools
January 2017 71% 57%
September 2016 (abroad) 51% 38%
June 2016 69% 55%
January 2016 69% 55%
September 2015 (abroad) 79% 74%
June 2015 73% 61%
January 2015 74% 60%
October 2014 (abroad) 81% 76%
June 2014 73% 61%
January 2014 68% 54%
October 2013 (abroad) 77% 60%
June 2013 66% 50%
January 2013 67% 52%
October 2012 (abroad) 57% 52%
June 2012 65% 50%
January 2012 65% 50%
December 2011 (abroad) 52% 47%
June 2011 63% 52%
January 2011 61% 50%
November 2010 54% 51%
June 2010 58% 49%
January 2010 61% 50%
June 2009 45% 36%
January 2009 44% 39%
June 2008 - 41%
January 2008 - 29%
June 2007 - 40%
January 2007 - 50%
June 2006 - 42%
January 2006 - 42%


Passing Rates by Regions

Region Passing Rate (first timers only)
CAR (Cordillera Administrative Region) 73% 610 of 830
Region XI (Davao) 71% 578 of 804
NCR (Metro Manila) 70% 7,430 of 10,539
Region II (Cagayan Valley) 67% 232 of 343
Region VII (Central Visayas) 67% 1,173 of 1,730
Region IV-A (Calabarzon) 66% 479 of 724
Region XII (Soccsksargen) 66% 49 of 74
Region IV-B (Mimaropa) 64% 78 of 121
Region X (Northern Mindanao) 63% 193 of 303
Region VI (Western Visayas) 59% 663 of 1,106
Region III (Central Luzon) 58% 1,528 of 2,602
Region V (Bicol Region) 58% 724 of 1,243
Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) 58% 252 of 434
Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula) 58% 122 of 209
Region I (Ilocos Region) 49% 414 of 838
Region XIII (Caraga) 44% 43 of 97
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