Tuesday, February 28, 2012

31.95% pass Bar exams, results out tomorrow

A total of 1,913 law graduates from the 5,990 examinees passed the 2011 Bar examinations, according to Court Administrator Jose Midas Marquez.


The number constitutes to 31.95% passing rate, which is the second highest for the millennium.


Marquez said the highest was in 2001 where 32.89 percent passed the Bar exams, believed to be the most difficult among licensure examinations.


"What we are seeing now is a jump from 20.26 percent in 2010 to 31.95 percent in 2011. Large part explained in reforms undertaken in the 2011," Marquez said.


The results will be announced at 2 PM tomorrow, February 29, Wednesday, by Justice Roberto A. Abad, chairman of the 2011 Bar Examinations Committee.


"Like we used to have before, we will have widescreens with the name of those who successfully made the exams. So there is not going to be a wait anymore, unlike what we used to have," he said.


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