How To Register For WAEC Nov/Dec GCE 2017 Online.
West African Examination Council (WAEC) has announced the commencement of the 2017 November/ December General Certificate Examination (GCE) online registration. Interested candidates are to visit the Waec portal to register as WAEC Gce registration ends on Friday, 18th August, 2017.
Candidates are to purchase the Waec Gce registration pin and information VCD at the cost of Thirteen thousand, Nine hundred and Fifty naira (N13,950) only at any of the approved bank or any accredited agents nationwide.
Method of Application:
- Visit the online application portal at http://registration.waecdirect.org to complete registration.
- Ensure you have captured your bio-metric fingerprints, scanned your passport and captured other personal details before you submit registration.
- After submission of your registration form, print the admission notice / photo card.
- Candidates who wish to register for the exam after the close of entries can be accommodated as “walk-in-candidates” provided they register 24 hours to the start of the paper(s) they intend to write. The “walk-in-candidates” fee is twenty five thousand naira, N25,000.”
GENERAL REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS:
Candidates are to start their Registration by enrolling their fingerprints and capturing other personal details using the Biometric Data Capture software. Ensure your Surname, First name and other names are captured using the software.
You are required to enter your bio data which includes Gender, Disability, Marital Status, Maiden Name (if applicable), Date of Birth, Nationality and State of Origin. Note that your name must not be more than 40 characters, this includes spaces between the surname, first name and other name. Please select NONE for disability information if you are not disabled.
UPLOADING OF PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPH
You are required to upload your scanned passport size photograph with a white background. The photograph must be a recent one and must be in Joint Portable Exchange (jpg) format. Note that the photograph you upload will be printed on your photocard and certificate. The dimension of the passport must be exactly 275 X 314 pixels. The photograph must not be more than 15 kilobytes and not less than 7 kilobytes in size.
You are required to supply your contact information which includes telephone, email, residential address, residential city, residential state, postal address, city and state. Note that Telephone number is compulsory since it would be used to contact the candidate should the need arise.
SELECTION OF PREFERRED EXAMINATION TOWN
You are required to select the state and town you wish to write the examination. The exact centre will be automatically assigned to you by the system. Please note that you cannot change your examination town after submission.
English Language and Mathematics have been automatically selected for you because they are compulsory. You are required to select the other subjects you wish to register for in this examination. Please note that a minimum of Seven (7) and a maximum of Nine (9) subjects are allowed (English Language and Mathematics inclusive).
You are required to read the declaration section carefully and check or tick the check boxes before submitting your form. You cannot proceed unless you have done this.
Once you have completed the registration form, you are required to click the ACCEPT button after which a preview of your details will be displayed. You are required to review your application at this stage and click the EDIT button if you desire to make any modification. You should click the SAVE button if you want to save your application and still be able to come back and modify it. Note that you can only modify up to 3 times. Click the SUBMIT button if you want to submit your application.
NOTE that you will no longer be able to modify your application once you click the SUBMIT button.
PRINTING OF ADMISSION NOTICE / PHOTO CARD
On successful completion and submission of your registration form, the system will allocate a centre to you and generate your examination number. You should then print the admission notice/photo card. Note that this document will be required before you are allowed into the examination hall.