Can I combine WAEC and GCE result for admission?

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Yes, you can. Generally, all schools - universities, polytechnics, colleges of education, schools of nursing, and colleges of health technology accept the combination of results. You can as well combine WAEC with GCE or with any other type of exams including NECO, NABTEB, etc.

Can WAEC and GCE be combined?

Yes, you can combine two WAEC results for admission.

You can combine two private exams (GCE) results or one private and another April/May school sittings exam result together.

Is GCE the same as WAEC?

The GCE is conducted in October/November as a supplement for those students who did not get the required credits from their SSCE results. The standards of the two examinations are basically the same. A body called West African Examination Council (WAEC) conducts both the SSCE and GCE.

Can I gain admission without WAEC result?

You Can't Gain Admission Without O'level Results

Generally, all universities, polytechnics, and colleges of education will need you to possess at least certain subjects in WAEC, NECO, NABTEB, or GCE. You may be thinking, with part-time or related courses, one should be admitted without SSCE results.

How long is GCE result valid?

These exam results will be accepted for admission for as long as the original owner is alive and presents them for admissions. But take note of that, “admission purpose”.


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Is Waec result 2021 out?

The West African Examination Council has released the results of the 2021 second series West African Senior School Certificate Examination for private candidates.

Does Waec GCE result expire?

The fact is your O'level result; be it WAEC, NECO or NABTEB is valid for a lifetime and has no expiration date. The Examination conducted by these examination bodies is known as “achievement test” and therefore the certificates awarded are valid forever.

Which private university is the cheapest in Nigeria?

List of Inexpensive(cheapest) Private Universities in Nigeria:
  • Oduduwa University, Ile-Ife.
  • Obong University, Obong Ntak.
  • Lead City University.
  • Adeleke University.
  • Crescent University, Abeokuta.
  • Babcock University Ilishan, Remo.
  • Wellspring University.
  • Rhema University, Aba.

Which school can I enter without JAMB?

List of Universities You Can Enter Without JAMB
  • University of Ibadan (Distance Learning Programme)
  • Ladoke Akintola University (LAUTECH Distance learning)
  • Osun State University (UNIOSUN Part-Time Degree)
  • Ekiti State University (EKSU Part-Time Degree)
  • Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU Distance learning)

Which is harder GCE or WAEC?

WAEC internal can be easier because you're have been well prepared for the papers most recently (SS1 to 3). People usually write GCE while they'd abandoned books for months - if not years. This may make it more difficult to pass.

Is GCE accepted internationally?

Nigerian undergraduate students wanting to abroad are expected to have a WAEC result with at least five/six credits including English and Mathematics. The National Examinations Council (NECO) certificate and the General Certificate of Education (GCE) are also accepted at the embassy but in rare occasions.

Can WAEC GCE be used to study abroad?

Nigerian students wishing to study abroad with WAEC, NECO or GCE can apply for admission at Brandon University. As a Nigerian or Internationa student seeking admission to study abroad at Brandon University with WAEC can use the link below to apply.

Does unilorin accept GCE result?

at the 'O'Level is acceptable as equivalent to SSCE/G.C.E. (O' Level) for admission purposes.

Does unilag accept GCE?

UNILAG Does Not Accept:


Is GCE form out for 2021?

WAEC GCE form is out. Authorities of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) have announced that registration for the 2022 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for Private Candidates, First Series (January/February), began on Monday, December 20, 2021.

Do Knust accept D7?

One entry requirement and guideline for selecting an undergraduate programme is to attain the grades from A to C6 in which D7 to F9 are not accepted. That is, D7, E8 and F9 are not accepted in KNUST.

What GPA is first class in Nigeria?

CGPA ranges under the new four (4)- point grading scale for classification of degrees: 3.5- 4.00 – first class honours; 3.0-3.49 – second class honours (upper division); 2.0-2.99 – second class honours (lower division); 1.0-1.99 – third class honours.

Can I gain admission with E8 in English?

You will find a series of courses you can study at university with E8 or D7 (generally pass) in English. Some degree-awarding institutions accept D7 or E8 in English for their admissions. This doesn't mean they accept the deficiency in all their courses.

How much is Babcock school fees for freshers?

Babcock University Tuition Fee for Freshers and Continuing Students 2021/2022 Academic Session. Babcock University school fees is 1,977,200 for Academic Session. Below is the breakdown of the Babcock University school fees. Babcock University School Fees Schedule – 100 Level.

How old is Babcock University?

BABCOCK UNIVERSITY (BU)—as it is now known—actually began on September 17, 1959 as Adventist College of West Africa (ACWA). Established by the Seventh-day Adventist Church as a senior college for training church workers from the West African sub-region, ACWA opened its doors with only seven ministerial students.

Can Waec issue certificate twice?

Note: The West African Examination Council doesn't issue original certificate twice, however, you are given the privilege to re-apply for attestation of result. This is designed for victims of stolen, lost, and burnt WAEC Original Certificate.

Has Waec Registration for 2021 started?

The West Africa Examination Council has started registration for the 2021 waec examination. So if you are here to know the deadline for the registration, you are at the right place. Aspiring waec candidates are suppose to know the registration deadline.

What is the meaning of WAEC scratch card?

The WAEC Scratch Cards also popularly known as WAEC Result Checker is a product of The West African Examinations Council (WAEC). It is used to access WAEC Results. The card contains a serial number and pin and each card can only be used 5 times for one candidate.