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WAEC Result 2020: How To Check Your WAEC Result 2020/2021

WAEC Result for 2020/2021 academic session is out and has been released by the management of the West African Senior School Certificate examination (WASSCE). The procedures on how to check WAEC result 2020 has been explained on this post below.


Are you looking for how to check WAEC result? if so, am very happy to inform you that we have explained in details on how WAEC Result 2020 can be checked using either a phone or computer. To know if WAEC result has been released, click here.

This is to inform all WAEC Candidates who participated in the May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE Or WAEC) for 2020 that WAEC result is out and the procedures to check WAEC result 2020 has been released.

A lot of candidates are already in tension concerning the performance of the WAEC Examination and anticipation on when the results will be ready and uploaded online.


Before proceeding to check the released WAEC result for below, you may want to take some time and check the result statistics below.

According to the result statistics, only 49.98 per cent of candidates obtained credit passes and above. The council’s Head of National Office, Mr. Olu Adenipekun, said the credit passes included English Language and Mathematics.

The HNO, who gave a breakdown of the statistics candidates’ performance in the examination, said that a total of 1,578,846 registered for the examination in Nigeria. According to him, out of the number, 1,572,396 of them sat for the examination while 1,470,338 of them had their results fully processed and released.

He noted that a total of 102,058 other candidates had a few of their subjects still being processed, due to errors traceable to the candidates in the course of registration or while writing the examination. The HNO assured that such errors were being corrected by the council to enable the affected candidates get their results fully processed and released subsequently.

He furthered stated that a total of 786,016 candidates, representing 49.98 per cent who sat for the examination, obtained credits and above in a minimum of five subjects including English Language and Mathematics.

“If we should compare the performance of candidates for this year’s examination under this category with that of 2016, which was 52.97 and in 2017; 59.22, we are safe to say it is fluctuating, just as it is declining.

“These statistics are clear for you to see and make your judgment,” he said

Adenipekun added that of the total number of candidates, who wrote the examination,

He also said that a total of 1,213,244 candidates obtained credits and above in a minimum of any five subjects, with or without English Language and or Mathematics.

The WAEC official added that 858,424 other candidates obtained credits and above in a minimum of five subjects, including English Language but without Mathematics.

He added that this year’s examination witnessed the participation of a total of 1,328 candidates with varying degrees of special needs.

According to him, out of the number, 251 candidates are visually challenged, 783 with impaired hearing; 123 others have low vision while 88 others are spastic cum mentally challenged.

He added that 83 of them were physically challenged.

The HNO said that the candidates, who have fulfilled their financial obligations to the council were free to check the details if their performance on the council’s result website.

How To Check WAEC Result

Step 1: Visit the result checking portal by clicking

Step 2: Personal Details Section

  • Enter your WAEC Examination Number in the required column.
  • Select your Year of Examination E.g : 2020
  • Select the Type of Examination you participated in i.e. MAY/JUNE WASSCE

Step 3: Scratch Card Details Sections

  1. Enter the Card Serial Number found on the reverse side of the WAEC result checking scratch card.
  2. Enter the PIN on your Scratch card.
  3. Finally, click “Submit” button to get your 2020 WAEC Result.

Congratulations to You as you check your WAEC Result Online.

The Next form of examination is the WAEC GCE result which is designed specifically for Private candidates.

How To Check WAEC Result Using a Mobile Phone

Those who don’t have access to the internet so as to check their WAEC result using the online portal can now be able to check it using phone without even connecting to the internet.

To check your WAEC  2020 Result with your phone, you will need to follow the instructions outline below:

  1. You will need to buy the WAEC Scratch card
  2. Send a short code in the format below

“WAEC*ExamNo*PIN*ExamYear to 32327″.

example WAEC*82646358283935*2020 to 32327.

Note that 82646358283935 is your scratch card pin.

NOTE: Checking 2020 WAEC result via sms costs N30 and is available on Glo, Airtel, and MTN networks.


  1. Buy WAEC scratch card from any Banks, Post Office, Authorized Dealers and WAEC office nearest to you in your area.
  2. Go to WAEC result checking official portal at
  3. Enter your center number and seat number in the required space. Your registration should look like this: 4310963***
  4. Select the year you sat for the exam i.e. 2020
  5. Select your exam type i.e. Nov/Dec.
  6. Finally, enter your scratch card pin and serial number in the required space and then click submit to view your result.
    You can share your results with other readers via the comment box.


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