2020 WAEC: Performance Statistics And How To Check Your WAEC Result

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The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has announced the release of the 2020 MAy/June SSCE results. This announcement was made by the Head of WAEC Nigeria, Patrick E. Areghan. According to him, A total of 1 Million Five Hundred and Forty-Nine Thousand Seven Hundred and Forty (1,549,740) candidates registered for the examination


Out of that number, One Million Five Hundred and Thirty-Eight Thousand Four Hundred and Forty-Five (1,538,445) candidates sat the examination. Seven Hundred and Eighty Thousand Six Hundred and Sixty (780,660) were males while Seven Hundred and Fifty-Seven Thousand Seven Hundred and Eighty-Five (757,785) were females, representing 50.74% and 49.26% respectively.

He equally disclosed that One Million Four Hundred and Fifty-Six Thousand Seven Hundred and Twenty-Seven (1,456,727) candidates have their results fully processed and released while Eighty-One Thousand Seven Hundred and Eighteen (81,718) candidates representing 5.31% have a few of their subjects still being processed due to some errors on the part of the candidates. He however added that efforts are being made to speedily complete the processing to enable all the affected candidates to get their results fully processed and released, subsequently.

In terms of performance, One Million Three Hundred and Thirty-Eight Thousand Three Hundred and Fifty-Eight (1,338,348) candidates, representing 86.99% obtained credit and above in a minimum of any five (5) subjects (i.e with or without English Language and/or Mathematics) while One Million, Three Thousand, Six Hundred and Sixty-Eight (1,003.668) candidates, representing 65.24% obtained credits and above in a minimum of five (5) subjects, including English Language and Mathematics

Of this number, Four Hundred and Ninety-Seven Thousand One Hundred and Thirty-Nine (497,139) i.e 49.53% were male candidates, while Five Hundred and Six Thousand Five Hundred and Twenty-Nine (506,529) i.e 50.47% were female candidates.

He further revealed that the results of Two Hundred and Fifteen Thousand One Hundred and Forty-Nine (215,149) candidates, representing 13.98% of the total number of candidates that sat the examination are being withheld in connection with various reported cases of examination malpractice. The cases are being investigated and reports of the investigations will be presented to the appropriate Committee of the Council for determination in due course.

Candidates are advised to start checking their results within the next 24 hours.


How To Check Your 2020 WAEC Result On The Official Website

1.Visit https://www.waecdirect.org/

2.On the left hand side of the website, enter your 10-digit WAEC Examination Number. (This is your 7-Digit centre number followed by your 3-digit candidate number eg. 4123456789)

3.Select the 4 digits of your Examination Year eg. 2020

4.Select the Type of Examination (SCHOOL CANDIDATES RESULT)

Note: The result checker PIN and Serial Number are contained on the flip side of the candidates’ CIVAMPENS Card issued to all candidates by WAEC, and used by them during the conduct of the examination

5.Enter the Card Serial Number found on the reverse side of your Scratch card.

6.Enter the Personal Identification Number (PIN) on your Scratch card

7.Click Submit and wait for the results window to come up

How To Check Your 2020 WAEC Result Through Test Message (SMS Service)

Send SMS in the format below:
To short-code 32327 (MTN, Airtel & Glo subscribers)

For example -:  WAEC*4250101001*123456789012*2007https://www.waecdirect.org/

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