WAEC Results: How To Check Your WAEC Results In Nigeria

By | April 20, 2023

If you have written the West African Senior School Certificate Examination WASSCE conducted by the West African Examinations Council, then this post is for you. In this post, you will be instructed on how to check your WAEC results.

The West African Examinations Council WAEC is thr foremost examination body that organises the Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE)for final and semi-final year students in high schools in anglophone west african countries. The O’Level (Ordinary Level) written by final year high school students is called WASSCE, which stands for West African Senior School Certificate Examination. It is written across the following Engliash speaking West African Countries: Nigeria, Ghana, Sierra-Leone, Liberia and the Gambia.

Candidates who have participated in the May/June WASSCE conducted by WAEC can now proceed to check their results and how well they must have performed.

so, if you have written WASSCE or WASSCE GCE, you will be instructed on how to check your WAEC results In Nigeria with two different methods. They are:

  • Checking your WAEC results online (Via WAEC Portal)
  • Checking your WAEC results offline (Via SMS)

How to Check Your WAEC Results Online (Via WAEC Portal)

To check your WAEC results online via the the WAEC results portal, you do not need a scratch card to buy, you are to use the Smart Identity Card used during the conduct of the exam for your result checker PIN and serial number on the WAEC result Checker Portal.

Now Follow the procedure below to check your WAEC results online:

  • Log on to the WAEC results checker at https://www.waecdirect.org
  • On the portal, you fill in your WAEC examination number in the right column or box
  • Select your WAEC examination year e.g 2020
  • Select your examination type e.g SCHOOL CANDIDATE RESULT
  • Enter your Smart Identity Card Serial Number
  • Then, the card PIN
  • Then, click on SUBMIT to get your WAEC Results clearly displayed for you on your screen.

That is how you check your WAEC results online. Moving on, let’s instruct you on how to check your WAEC results offline, via SMS.

How to Check Your WAEC Results Offline (Via SMS)

To check your WAEC results via SMS is quite easy, but you have to follow the format below:


Now, you go to the SMS app on your phone ans use that format, then you send to 32327. For example: WAEC*5260721004*987654321102*2020 to 32327.

You should note that you have to strictly follow the format above. You must have at least #30 on your network main account, for the SMS service costs #30, It is available to all major network providers in Nigeria.

I am glad you had time to read more about how to check your WAEC results online in Nigeria for 2021.

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