Electronics and Communications Engineering - board exam passing rates

Displaying the Electronics Engineer (ECE) 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)
April 2018 45% 45% passing rates by schools
October 2017 49% 46% passing rates by schools
September 2017 (abroad) 6% 11%
April 2017 39% 41%
October 2016 42% 40%
September 2016 (abroad) 3% 12%
April 2016 32% 36%
October 2015 41% 39%
September 2015 (abroad) - 16%
April 2015 28% 34%
October 2014 (abroad) 9% 10%
September 2014 33% 31%
March 2014 27% 35%
December 2013 35% 34%
April 2013 27% 37%
October 2012 53% 51%
April 2012 45% 53%
December 2011 (abroad) - 8%
October 2011 35% 36%
April 2011 31% 44%
November 2010 19% 21%
November 2010 (abroad) - 23%
April 2010 19% 27%
October 2009 - 26%
March 2009 - 24%
October 2008 - 36%
March 2008 - 35%
November 2007 - 30%
April 2007 - 35%
November 2006 - 36%
April 2006 - 33%


Passing Rates by Regions

Region Passing Rate (first timers only)
ARMM (ARMM) 70% 46 of 65
Region XII (Soccsksargen) 45% 289 of 633
NCR (Metro Manila) 42% 6,562 of 15,432
Region X (Northern Mindanao) 42% 488 of 1,137
Region VI (Western Visayas) 41% 940 of 2,254
Region IV-A (Calabarzon) 37% 2,229 of 6,015
CAR (Cordillera Administrative Region) 36% 623 of 1,714
Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula) 35% 136 of 384
Region XI (Davao) 35% 386 of 1,074
Region V (Bicol Region) 33% 441 of 1,305
Region III (Central Luzon) 32% 1,415 of 4,418
Region VII (Central Visayas) 30% 719 of 2,349
Region IV-B (Mimaropa) 29% 61 of 209
Region II (Cagayan Valley) 28% 333 of 1,180
Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) 25% 130 of 519
Region XIII (Caraga) 22% 61 of 273
Region I (Ilocos Region) 19% 245 of 1,269
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