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Bryan Balancia: DOST Scholar ranks 2nd in Mechanical Engineers Licensure Examination

Bryan Balancia, a DOST scholar and Magna Cum Laude graduate of Saint Louis University, achieves Top 2 in the Mechanical Engineers Licensure Exam.

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Discover how Bryan Balancia, a DOST scholar and Magna Cum Laude graduate of Saint Louis University, excelled as Top 2 in the Mechanical Engineers Licensure Exam.

Bryan Paul Capinding Balancia, a distinguished graduate of Saint Louis University (SLU) and a recipient of the esteemed Department of Science and Technology (DOST) scholarship, has recently gained significant recognition as the Top 2 performer in the Mechanical Engineers Licensure Examination. Graduating Magna Cum Laude from SLU with a degree in Mechanical Engineering, Balancia's academic journey has been marked by excellence and determination.

A Remarkable Achievement in the MELE

In February 2024, Balancia, alongside more than 6,000 aspiring engineers, participated in the highly competitive Mechanical Engineers Licensure Examination (MELE). Administered by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) across various testing centers nationwide, the MELE serves as a pivotal milestone for individuals seeking licensure in mechanical engineering.

Despite the formidable challenges posed by the examination, Balancia's dedication and preparation culminated in a remarkable achievement. Scoring an impressive 92.20%, he secured the second position among the examinees, showcasing his exceptional proficiency and mastery of the subject matter.

A Testament to SLU's Commitment to Excellence

Balancia's success not only underscores his individual brilliance but also highlights Saint Louis University's unwavering commitment to fostering academic excellence in the field of engineering. As one of 117 SLU graduates who successfully passed the MELE, Balancia's accomplishment further enhances the institution's reputation as a leading center of learning and innovation.

Inspiring Future Generations

Balancia's journey serves as a beacon of inspiration for aspiring engineers, emphasizing the importance of dedication, perseverance, and academic excellence in achieving professional success. His remarkable achievement also underscores the transformative impact of scholarship programs like DOST in providing opportunities for talented individuals to pursue higher education and make meaningful contributions to their respective fields.

Conclusion: A Triumph of Talent and Tenacity

In conclusion, Bryan Balancia's exceptional performance in the Mechanical Engineers Licensure Examination is a testament to his talent, tenacity, and unwavering commitment to excellence. As a Saint Louis University alumnus and a DOST scholar, Balancia has not only achieved personal success but has also inspired countless individuals to pursue their dreams in the field of engineering. His remarkable journey serves as a shining example of what can be accomplished through hard work, determination, and a relentless pursuit of excellence.

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