In a remarkable feat of achievement, Jefferson Bugtong Sabog, an alumnus of Saint Louis University (SLU), has secured the third position in the highly competitive April 2023 Special Professional Licensure Exam for Architects. With an impressive average score of 80.80%, Sabog’s outstanding performance has brought pride and honor to both his alma mater and the architectural community.

The Special Professional Licensure Exam, held on April 22-23, 2023, took place across several countries in the Middle East and Southeast Asia, including Manama, Bahrain; Al-Khobar, Jeddah, and Riyadh, KSA; Doha, Qatar; Al Ahmadi, Kuwait; Abu Dhabi and Dubai, UAE; and Singapore. Architects from various backgrounds and institutions participated in this rigorous examination, making Sabog’s achievement all the more noteworthy.