RESULT: February 2021 Social Worker board exam list of passers

MANILA, Philippines – The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) and the Board for Social Workers released result of February 2021 Social Worker board exam today, February 17, 2021 or in three (3) working days after the exam. The official list of passers, top 10 (topnotchers), top performing schools and performance of schools are available on this page as announced online.

As announced, 495 out of 1,473 passed the exams.

PRC administered the Social Worker licensure exam in Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Pagadian, Rosales, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga on February 10, 11 and 12, 2021.

Most of the takers of recent Social Worker licensure exam are the examinees from the cancelled August 2020 exam due to COVID-19 crisis and restrictions. The next regular examination is set on August 24-26, 2021.

The members of the Board for Social Workers who gave the licensure examination are Lorna C. Gabad, Chairman; Mary Ofelia L. Endaya, Rosetta G. Palma, Fe J. Sinsona and Ely B. Acosta, Members.

Roll of Successful Examinees in the

Held on FEBRUARY 10, 2021 & FF. DAYS
Released on FEBRUARY 17, 2021

Seq. No. N a m e

From April 5 to April 8, 2021, registration for the issuance of Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of Registration will be done on-line. Please go to and follow instructions for initial registration.

Those who will register are required to bring the following:
  • downloaded duly accomplished Oath Form or Panunumpa ng Propesyonal
  • notice of admission (for identification only)
  • 2 pieces passport sized pictures (colored with white background and complete name tag)
  • 2 sets of documentary stamps
  • 1 piece short brown envelope
Successful examinees should personally register and sign in the Roster of Registered Professionals.

The date and venue for the mass oathtaking of the successful examinees in the said licensure examination WILL BE ANNOUNCED LATER, PRC said.

Due to pandemic, oathtaking ceremony of the new successful examinees will be done virtual or online. The online oathtaking application system (e-oath) can be accessed at Licensure Examination and Registration Information System (LERIS).

READ: Step-by-step guide: PRC online oathtaking (e-oath) application system

The three-day exam covered the following subjects:

Day 1: human behavior and social environment and social welfare policies, programs and services;

Day 2: Social Work Practice I with Field Instruction I and Social Work Practice II with Field Instruction II;

Day 3: Social Work Practice III with Field Instruction III.


Based on PRC Resolution No. 1283 series 2020, the target release of Social Worker board exam result is on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 or in three (3) working days after the exam.

However, results may be released ahead of the target or on later date, without prior notice.


In the August 2019 Social Work exams, PRC announced that 2,723 out of 5,880 successfully hurdled the exams.

In the July 2018 exams, the agency named 2,508 out of 5,020 who passed the series of tests.

Here's summary of previous Social Worker licensure examinations:

Exam Date Total Examinees Total Passers Passing Rate Days before results release
August 2019 5,880 2,723 46.31% 3
July 2018 5,020 2,508 49.96% 3
July 2017 5,997 3,951 65.88% 3
July 2015 2,654 1,817 68.46% 2
June 2014 2,031 1,110 54.65% 2
June 2013 1,827 1,015 55.56% 2
June 2012 1,429 893 62.49% 2


RESULT: February 2021 Social Worker board exam list of passers

PRC Board News will update this page immediately once the results are out online. You may also monitor release of results on PRC's official website (
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