MANILA, Philippines – After months of anticipation, Supreme Court released the result of the 2019 bar examination. Out of 7,685 examinees, a total of 2,103 passed to become the Philippine’s latest batch to conquer the bar exam.
The 2019 results have a passing rate of 27.36 percent. This passing rate is higher than the previous year’s 22.07%.
See topnotchers list here:
2019 Bar Topnatchers – Supreme Court
As we all know we are on an Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) as of writing, the results were released online on the Supreme Court’s (SC) website for the first time in the bar exam’s history instead of being posted first at the Supreme Court located on Padre Faura Street in Manila.
Jun Dexter Rojas from Polytechnic University of the Philippines, clinched the 9th place with the rating of 87.5765%.
The exams were taken in November of 2019, with the results being released today, April 29, 2020.
Bar Exam 2019 has the highest passing rate since 2016.
PUP first takers post 100% passing rate in BAR 2016
In 2016 Polytechnic University of the Philippines, records 100% passing rate on the Bar exam for first time takers. See details here.