This article contains a guide on how to check your West African Examination Council (WAEC) results for the year 2020.
As the day goes by and technology improves. There are a lot of advancements in the way things are done in various sectors of the world’s economy. Overtime, the educational sector has experienced a massive improvement technologically especially in the area of making examination results accessible to students.
Prior to this time, candidates who sat for the popular West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) which is controlled by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) were not privileged to check their results with much ease. Currently, students have different means of checking their WAEC result.
The aim of this article is to guide you on how to check the WAEC result.
Thus, if you sat for the examination or have someone who did, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has released results of the 2020 May/June West African Senior School Certificate Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination(SSCE) on Monday, November 2. According to the statistics released by WAEC, 65% obtained a minimum of credits in five (5) subjects and above, including English Language and Mathematics.
However, to check your WAEC result, you don’t need to purchase any scratch card/pin to access your result like before. Candidates are to check the Smart Identity Card used when the examination was conducted for their result checker PIN and Serial Number.
Hence, below is the process of checking the results.
ONLINE METHOD OF HOW TO CHECK YOUR WAEC RESULTS – 2020
Using this process, all you have to do includes:
- Go to WAEC 2020 result checking portal at https://www.waecdirect.org.
- Enter your WAEC Examination Number in the required column.
- Select your Examination Year i.e. 2020.
- Select your examination type. There are two options here but you’re expected to pick “SCHOOL CANDIDATE RESULT”.
- Enter the Card Serial Number i.e the serial number on the smart identity card that was given to you during the exam.
- Enter the Card PIN.
- Finally, click the “Submit” button to get your 2020 WAEC Result.
HOW TO CHECK RESULTS OFFLINE
If prefer to use this method, all you need is a phone to carry out the following:
Send a message in this format; WAEC*Exam No*PIN*Exam Year to 32327 and then expect your result.
As simple as these steps appear, you should endeavour to exercise enough patience while trying to check your result. This is because, when results are released, there is bound to be network issues due to many candidates trying to check their results almost, if not, at the same time.
PROBLEM WITH CHECKING WAEC RESULT
Sometimes, you might encounter a challenge beyond network issues in accessing your result. When this is your case, kindly send the following details to firstname.lastname@example.org for verification and assistance:
- Error message displayed.
- Your examination number.
- Type of Exam.
- Year of Exam.
So, if you are one of the candidates that participated in the examination, checking the result is very simple as seen above. Remember the details on the smart identity card you used during the examination is what you need to check your result regardless of the method you prefer to use.
Are you among the 1,538,445 candidates who sat for this year’s WASSCE and have been worried sick about how to check your result? I believe this article has been helpful.