MANILA, Philippines – The April 2023 nurse licensure examination (NLE) results or nursing board exam list of passers, top 10 (topnotchers), top performing schools and performance of schools administered in the Middle East and Singapore are available here as officially released by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) and Board of Nursing (BoN) in several weeks after the exams.

SPLE NLE Result: April 2023 Nursing board exam passers (Middle East and Singapore)

The Special Professional Licensure Examination (SPLE) for Nurses in Middle East and Singapore was given by the Board of Nursing composed of Elsie A. Tee, Chairman; Carmelita C. Divinagracia, Zenaida C. Gagno, Elizabeth C. Lagrito, Marylou Ong, Leah Primitiva S. Paquiz and Merle L. Salvani, Members.

Check out 2023 SPLE results for other professions here:

  • Accountants
  • Architects
  • Chemical Engineers
  • Civil Engineers
  • Electronics Engineers
  • Electronics Technicians
  • Environmental Planners
  • Geodetic Engineers
  • Master Plumbers
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Certified Plant Mechanics
  • Midwives
  • Psychometricians
  • Professional Teachers
  • Radiologic Technologists
  • X-Ray Technologists
  • Registered Electrical Engineers
  • Registered Master Electricians
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Social Workers
  • Veterinarians

The examination was held in Manama, Bahrain; Al-Khobar, Jeddah and Riyadh, KSA; Doha, Qatar; Al Ahmadi, Kuwait; Abu-Dhabi and Dubai UAE; and Singapore last April 22 and 23, 2023.

Roll of Successful Examinees in the

Held on APRIL 22 & 23, 2023
Released in JUNE 2023

Stay tuned for the list of passers…

The successful examinees who garnered the highest places in the April 2023 Nurse Licensure Examination (SPLE) are the following:

Monitor this section for the list of topnotchers…

The performance of schools in the April 2023 Nurse Licensure Examination (SPLE) in alphabetical order as per R.A. 8981 otherwise known as PRC Modernization Act of 2000 Section 7(m) “To monitor the performance of schools in licensure examinations and publish the results thereof in a newspaper of national circulation” is as follows:

Monitor this section for the performance of schools…


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.

Pursuant to Section 16, of Republic Act No. 9173, “all successful candidates in the examination shall be required to take an oath of professional before the Board or any government official authorized to administer oaths prior to entering upon the nursing practice.”


Same with the regular NLE in the Philippines, SPLE covered competencies in relation to the 11 key areas of responsibility contained in the Competency Standards of Nursing Practice in the Philippines. These areas are categorized as follows: patient care, empowering, enabling and enhancing competencies.

The five (5) parts of the NLE are the following:

  • Nursing Practice I (Community Health Nursing)
  • Nursing Practice II (Care of Healthy/At Risk Mother and Child)
  • Nursing Practice III (Care of Clients with Physiologic and Psychosocial Alternations – Part A)
  • Nursing Practice IV (Care of Clients with Physiologic and Psychosocial Alternations – Part B)
  • Nursing Practice V (Care of Clients with Physiologic and Psychosocial Alternations – Part C)


The target release of April 2023 SPLE was not indicated in the PRC Resolution No. 1589 “Schedule of Licensure Examination for Year 2023” but we advise takers to monitor announcement of results in May-June 2023.

Similar with other professions, PRC is also expected to announce results NLE SPLE together with the results of NLE conducted in the Philippines. The release of PNLE results is set on Friday, June 9, 2023.


Monitor this page for more announcements and updates related to nursing board exam. You may also check the official website of PRC ( for more information.

— The Summit Express