The National Examination Council (NECO) has released its official timetable for 2021/2022 June/July exams. In this post, we will show you the correct PDF copy of NECO Timetable for 2021 exams.
Kindly note that the National Examination Council, NECO SSCE (Internal) 2021/2022 Examination Timetable is also available in PDF copy can be viewed on the NECO portal but we have made it easier to view here.
Also note that NECO exams usually commence one week after the West Africa Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (WASSCE). see WAEC official time table.
When is NECO starting in 2021?
According to the NECO 2021 Timetable, the examination will begin on July 5, 2021 to August 16, 2021.
Details of NECO Timetable 2021 for June/July
It is important to note that NECO SSCE internal exam has about seventy six (76) subjects. The minimum number of subjects a candidate can sit for is eight (8), while maximum is nine (9).
View/download PDF copy of NECO Timetable 2021
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After downloading the PDF copy, proceed to read important information below.
Registration usually start from December and closes May (from past experience) but this could change depending on government’s policy on education.
After the West African Examination Council (WEAC) have released its own time table and closing of all registration process across the country, the NECO examination body will then release exam timetable, which include examination dates and time for all subjects.
The NECO Senior Secondary examination is of two types:
- The Internal NECO exam, and
- Private NECO.
The NECO Internal exam is the type designed for students in senior secondary school. Therefore, one must be a student of accredited schools before he/she can sit for it.
Private NECO exam also known as NECO GCE. it is the type designed for students who are not officially or academically attached to any school. Candidates register as private individual and were given a specific exam number and centre.
NECO Exam Period
The Internal NECO is usually take place between June and July while the result will be out after the exam around August.
But the private type (NECO GCE), usually take place between November and December while the exam results come out around January the next year.
You may like to view the NECO past timetable.
NECO Timetable for 2020 exams
Below is the National Examination Council (NECO) time table for 2020; see NECO Modified Timetable Starting From 10 November<<<<