The Professional Regulation Commission and Professional Regulatory Board of Agriculture awarded the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) for being the TOP PERFORMING SCHOOL in AGRICULTURE. The award was given to top performing school with 50 or more examinees with at least 80% passing percentage. The University of the Philippines ranked top 1 with 96.83% passing percentage in the 2016 Agriculturist Licensure Examination conducted on October 2016.
A Certificate and Plaque of Recognition was given last December 7, 2016 at the Philippine International Convention Center, PICC Complex, Pasay City, together with the oath taking ceremonies of the board exam passers. Dr. Enrico P. Supangco, Dean of the College of Agriculture University of the Philippines Los Baños, together with the Board of Agriculture, awarded the Medal and Certificate of Distinction to the UPLB Topnotchers. (LBColumbres, edited by MBBejo)