UPLB is a top performing school and has produced the topnotcher in the November 2016 Civil Engineering Licensure Examination administered by the Professional Regulation Commission.
With 59 passers out of 62 examinees, or a passing percentage of 95.16%, UPLB has been named as one of the top performing schools in the said exam.
Sirven Carandang Garibay, who topped the exam with a rating of 93.20%, graduated magna cum laude, at the top of the UPLB civil engineering class of 2016.
The national passing rate is 45.90%, with 5,036 passers out of 10,972 examinees. (Mark Jayson E. Gloria, with information from www.prc.gov.ph)