WAEC Registration for May/June SSCE exams for internal candidates usually starts in December via the respective secondary schools of the candidates. WAEC Registration for Nov/Dec GCE exams for external candidates usually starts in June/July and is done online. WAEC 2013 Registration is expected to follow the same pattern.
WAEC Result for each Senior School Certificate Examination and the GCE exams are usually released a couple of months after the exam. WAEC Timetable for its Nov/Dec GCE exams can be found online, while the timetable for May/June SSCE exam is usually available at the respective schools.
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In 2012, the cost of WAEC GCE Registration was N6,650 covering administrative charges, e-learning fee, and information VCD. We expect WAEC 2013 Registration to be within the same price point. Late registration fee is usually N10,000.
Banks approved by WAEC for registration fee payments
The following banks were approved by WAEC for the sale of the WAEC GCE online registration scratch cards for November/December 2012. We also expect these banks to be the same to sell WAEC 2013 Registration scratch cards.
- Access Bank Plc
- AfriBank Plc
- Diamond Bank
- FCMB Plc
- EcoBank Plc
- Fidelity Bank
- First Bank Plc
- Union Bank Plc
- GTBank Plc
- Intercontinental Bank Plc
- UBA Plc
- Standard Chartered Bank Plc
- Oceanic Bank Plc
- Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc
- Skye Bank Plc
- Zenith Bank Plc
- Sterling Bank Plc
Once you collect your scratch cards you should proceed to registration.waecdirect.org for your WAEC GCE online registration.
We advise all interested candidates for the WAEC Nov/Dec GCE 2013 to read instructions at the WAEC registration website carefully, before attempting registering. This will prevent unnecessary mistakes that can lead to amendments.
Amendments may attract a huge penalty fee per entry payable to WAEC. Candidates must conclude their WAEC GCE registration within two weeks of their first access to the WAEC GCE registration website or within registration period whichever is shorter. All candidates are expected to have completed their WAEC GCE registration before registration deadline whether or not they have accessed the WAEC GCE registration website for up to two weeks or they will pay the late registration fee.
WAEC GCE Registration Guidelines
We advice all candidates to read the instructions at the WAEC GCE registration website carefully, before starting their registration to avoid unnecessary mistakes. We also advice candidates to download the blank registration form and study it in order to familiarize your self with the information required for their WAEC GCE 2013 registration. If possible print it out and fill it carefully, then go online to fill in the required information on the online WAEC GCE registration form.
The WAEC 2013 registration website has lots of information for you. You can read the rules governing the exam; download the timetable; and syllabus at the WAEC registration website. There is also information to help you with a successful WAEC GCE registration. There is a step by step guide to help you with your registration, read that step by step guide familiarize yourself with the steps required to successfully complete WAEC GCE registration.
To start your registration click on Register button at the WAEC GCE registration website. Carefully fill the form required and create a password. Note your password and username as you may require them for accessing the website in future for continuing your WAEC GCE registration. Also keep your scratch cards safe or write down the PIN and serial number of your scratch cards somewhere in case you lose them. Carefully fill in all required information.
Notes on Passport Photograph
At some point in your WAEC GCE registration, you will be required to upload a passport photograph. You are advised to upload only good quality Black and White photographs. The background must be blue or red and the dimension should by 275 x 314 pixels. The size of your passport must be between 7 kilobytes and 15 kilobytes. There is a tool at the WAEC GCE registration website to help you validate your passport. ‘Wait and Take’ passports and coloured passport photographs are not allowed.
Notes about selecting preferred examination town
You are required to select the state and town you wish to write the WAEC GCE examination. The exact GCE centre will be automatically assigned to you by the system. Please note that you cannot change your examination town after submission. Think carefully before choosing your WAEC examination town.
When you have successfully filled all entries, click on the Submit button to complete your WAEC GCE registration. At the end of the registration your centre number will be automatically generated and a centre will be automatically allocated to you. Then you can print your admission notice/photo card.
Registration for November/December 2012 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates has commenced. Registration for WAEC GCE 2012 exams closes July 20, 2012. WAEC GCE timetable has also been released. According to the timetable, WAEC 2012 GCE exam will commence on August 27 and end on October 6, 2012.