Home » News & Announcements


News & Announcements

TIP Marine Engineering Graduates top Licensure Exams


PRINCE ANTHONY L. TECSON
First Placer – August 2014 Second Marine Engineer Licensure Exam

ROBERT JAY A. ANGELES
Ninth Placer – August 2014 Officer-in-Charge of an Engineering Watch Licensure Exam

Two Technological Institute of the Philippines (TIP) Marine Engineering graduates recently copped top ten places in the August 2014 Second Marine Engineer Officers Licensure Examination and the Officer-in-Charge of an Engineering Watch Licensure Examination given by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC). Prince Anthony Labid Tecson of TIP Quezon City garnered first place in the August 2014 Second Marine Engineer Officers Licensure Examination with a rating of 83.00%. Robert Jay Apelit Angeles, also of TIP Quezon City copped the 9th place in the August 2014 Officer-in-Charge of an Engineering Watch Licensure Examination with a rating of 86.50%

TIP Manila examinees in the Chief Marine Engineer Officers Licensure Examination obtained 100% passing against the national passing percentage of 70.27%. The TIP Manila examinees in the Second Marine Engineer Officers Licensure Examination likewise obtained 100.00% against the national passing percentage of 60.29%. The TIP Manila examinees in the O.I.C. - Engineering Watch Licensure Examination also got 80.00% passing percentage, way above the national passing mark of 56.77%.

Meanwhile, in the July 2014 Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Licensure Examination also given by the PRC, TIP Quezon City obtained 30.77% passing percentage which is higher than the national passing mark of 19.98%.

In accordance with school policy, 2/E Prince Anthony Tecson and OIC Robert Jay Angeles will receive cash incentives as board topnotchers. Qualified officers and faculty members will also receive special incentives for 100% board passing and higher than national passing percentages.