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WAEC GCE Result: 2022 Second Series GCE Result Released

WAEC GCE Result: The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has released the  exam results of the 2022 second series of the West Africa Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination for private candidates (WAEC GCE).

How to Check WAEC GCE Result

The 2022 WAEC GCE Result for second Series examination has been successfully uploaded online and it is accessible from the WAEC official result checking website.

  1. Visit the WAEC result checking portal at www.waecdirect.org.
  2. Enter your 10-digit WAEC Examination Number.  (This is your 7-Digit centre number followed by your 3-digit candidate number eg. 4123456789)
  3. Enter the 4 digits of your Examination Year eg. 2022
  4. Select the Type of Examination  i.e. PRIVATE CANDIDATE RESULT
  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

NOTE: The result checker PIN and Serial Number needed to check your result online is contained on your Smart Identity Card used during the conduct of the examination. 

How to Check WAEC GCE Result via SMS

In case you want to check your 2022 WAEC GCE result via SMS, use the shortcode format below:

WAEC*ExamNo*PIN*ExamYear To short-code 32327 (MTN, Airtel & Glo subscribers)

For example -: WAEC*4250101001*123456789012*2013

Note: Ensure you adhere strictly to the format above. There should be no space in the message.

Wait for your result to be delivered to your phone via SMS. (SMS Cost N30 Only)

Hint: you can only use your result checker 5 times, so be wise!

Best of luck!

WAEC 2022 GCE Second Series Result Statistics

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC), Nigeria, has announced the release of the results of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for Private Candidates (WAEC GCE), 2022- Second Series.

It was reported that 77,768 candidates registered for the examination, while Seventy-Three Thousand, Four Hundred and Twenty-Four (73,424) candidates sat the examination at Six Hundred and Thirty-Eight (638) centres spread across the nooks and crannies of the country.

Of the total number of 73,424 candidates that sat the examination, Thirty-Six Thousand, One Hundred and Forty-One (36,141) were males while Thirty-Seven Thousand, Two Hundred and Eighty-Three (37,283) were females, representing 49.22% and 50.78%, respectively.

Amongst the 73,424 candidates that sat the examination, One Hundred and Forty-Three (143) were candidates with varying degrees of special needs. Out of this number, Forty-Four (44) were visually challenged, Sixteen (16) had impaired hearing. Nineteen (19) were Albinos and Nine (9) were physically challenged. All these candidates were adequately provided for in the administration of the examination.

72,265 candidates, representing 98.42%, have their results fully processed and released. In contrast, One Thousand, One Hundred and Fifty-Nine (1,159) candidates, representing 1.58%, have a few of their subjects still being processed due to some errors on the part of the candidates. However, efforts are being made to complete the processing to enable all the affected candidates get their full results.

Forty-Two Thousand, Four Hundred and Five (42,405) candidates representing 57.75%, obtained credit and above in a minimum of five (5) subjects (with or without English Language and/or Mathematics); Thirty Thousand, Nine Hundred and Fifty-Four (30,954) candidates representing 42.16%, obtained credit and above in a minimum of five (5) subjects, including English Language and Mathematics.

The results of 7,871 candidates, representing 10.72% of the total number of candidates that sat the examination, are being withheld in connection with various reported cases of examination malpractice.


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  • Pls when will the waec gce second series results be out

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  • My result is not showing, is there s reason for that??

  • Deborah

    Same with what Samuel ehianetalor

  • Pls Sir, I opened the website, filled in my details and submitted only to see this,
    Error, Result not available for the candidate in the specified year and specified exam diet
    What do I do?

  • Olabode Adeolu

    my result is not showing please why ?

  • John T Christopher Opulah

    Pls release the result of the January and February waec gce private center at orominike girls

  • John T Christopher Opulah

    Pls release the result of January and February 2020

  • Anozie Stephen

    Pls release all the held result for GCE waec Jan/ Feb 2020

  • Destiny King

    Please Sir,I checked my result and it's showing held on all the subjects. Does this mean i may not have my grades again this year,2018 Gce?

  • Ugochukwu Lovelyn Ifeoma

    Good day sir/ ma, please i register for GCE exam and sit for it at the year 2016. But i can't remember the examination number and my code please have me out i need to check it what can i do please. Thanks

    1. It looks like you may need to try going to your examination centre, so that they can check their records.

  • Ngozi Odinma

    pls which university accept maths english economic and government for international relations