Has NECO 2021/2022 registration officially started? Yes, it has started. So, all persons who want to write the exam should proceed and apply for NECO SSCE 2021 immediately.
In case you do not know how to go about it, this article is here to provide you with all the information you need. Here, I will show you the
- The examination fees
- Registration Portal
- Registration guidelines
- The registration date and closure
- Timetable for the NECO SSCE
And other relevant information concerning the 2021/2022 NECO SSCE application.
It is always important to apply for examinations on time to avoid missing the opportunity or late registration.
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About NECO SSCE Examination
The SSCE examination is taken by candidates in the final year of Secondary School Education. The SSCE is in two categories. One is for candidates in the third and final year of their senior secondary education and it is called SSCE Internal while the Second is SSCE External and is for candidates not in the School system, i.e. Private Candidates.
The minimum number of subjects a candidate can register for is eight while the maximum is nine.
AVAILABLE SUBJECTS FOR THE 2021 NOVEMBER/DECEMBER SENIOR SCHOOL CERTIFICATE EXAMINATION (SSCE)
The SSCE External has Twenty-nine subjects as follows:
- Agricultural Science
- Arabic Language
- Civic Education
- Christian Religious Studies
- Health Education
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE 29TH SUBJECT WHICH IS TECHNICAL DRAWING (HAS JUST BEEN INTRODUCED FOR THE 2019 EDITION.)
NECO SSCE Registration Fees and Payments
Important: Payments for all items with payment-code should be made through the NECO payment platform.
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NECO application Guideline
The guideline will show you every step you need to take while registering. It will show you the following:
Biometric data capturing
Procedure for offline validation
Payment of fees and Upload
Details of examination fees and other materials
Minimum of candidates
Syllabus and four figure table
3rd year Continuous Assessment Score (CA3)
Registration period and closing date
Other important information
Download registration guideline
Important: In order to upload your candidates’ data to the NECO portal and obtain examination numbers, all centres must
register candidates offline
validate candidates from NECO state office
purchase quota for the number of validated candidates
centre must be activated after candidate validation (centre not activated cannot make payment)
create/login into their online account
purchase quota for validated candidates (scratch cards are no longer used)
have a minimum of 20 candidates or pay unviable fee.
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How to upload Continuous Assessment (CA3) to NECO Portal
As part of the requirements for the SSCE (Internal), all schools (centres) are to submit their candidates’ third year continuous assessment scores (CA3)
NECO will announce the date when centres can upload the CA3 from the offline registration app.
The offline application will not allow you to add CA3 for the candidates, before the announcement of the date for the submission of CA3.
As soon as the window for the upload is open, schools (centres) should fill in the CA3 using the offline application. Once this is done, the entries should be synchronized to the online application.
If a centre does not send the CA3 within the stipulated period, a penalty of 20,000 Naira must be paid online from the centre’s account before the CA3 can be uploaded.
Results will not be released for schools (centres) that fail to upload the CA3 for their candidates.
When will NECO registration start and when will it close?
NECO application will start in April 2021 and end on 4th May, 2021. Ensure you register within this period to avoid missing the opportunity.
The deadline may be rescheduled depending on how things go. But, to be on the safe side, register as soon as possible.
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NECO Application Portal 2021
For offline registration, schools or anyone other person who registers it, needs to install the registration application on their computers.
It is very simple to install. Check out how to install the NECO registration app on your browser.
After installation, proceed to apply for the NECO examination.
Important: Ensure you install the appropriate version for your computer. You may find it difficult to register if you install the wrong version for your computer.
So may try to use phone to apply. Please, to avoid invalid registration, I recommend you approach the nearest cafe and make your application.
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For 64bits download this version
What will happen if I apply late for NECO?
Late application has its own penalty. You will pay extra ₦1,000 (1k). Some persons may not see ₦1,000 as anything. But it’s always important you apply on time to avoid any unforseen problem due to late application.
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NECO SSCE Timetable 2021
The timetable will show you all the dates scheduled for NECO exams. Each subjects has its own date. Anyone who misses the date for his exam will definitely have “ABS” (Absent) in his/her result. That simply means you have missed it for the year.
If you miss a major subject, it miss you will come back next year for it. So, to avoid such see the NECO Timetable and also download the PDF.
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