Bar examinees dropping out as test progresses | Inquirer News

Bar examinees dropping out as test progresses

/ 09:20 PM October 17, 2014

bar examMANILA, Philippines—As the Bar examination progresses, the number of aspiring lawyers is slowly dwindling.

Based on the statistical data from the Office of the Bar Confidant, of the 5,994 examinees who remained after the first week of the licensure examination, only 5,990 took the Civil Law test while 5,989 took the Taxation exam.


This year’s Bar examination that started last October 5 had a total of 6,344 candidates. However, 348 examinees were no-shows during the first day of the examination while two more dropped out that day.

For the third  Sunday  of examination set on  October19, the subjects will be Mercantile Law (Commercial Law) in the morning and Criminal law in the afternoon.


Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Bar Exam, Bar Examination, law, licensure exam
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

© Copyright 1997-2022 | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.