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How to Check WAEC Result Online 2021

Last Updated on August 3, 2021 by Spynaija


How To Check WAEC Result

How to Check WAEC Result Online 2021: This is to inform the general public and also candidates who took part in the 2021 May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) that the results of the afore-mentioned examination has been released, and has been made available online. Candidates can access their results through the body’s portal. In this article, we have outlined a step-by-step guide on how to check the 2021 WAEC result online.

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How do I check my WAEC Result Online?

Candidates are advised to note that they are not required to purchase a scratch card of any sort but rather, candidates are to check the Smart Identity Card used during the conduct and registration of the examination for their Result Checker PIN and Serial Number.

Kindly follow the steps below to check your WAEC result online.

  • Go to the WAEC 2021 result checking portal at
  • Enter your WAEC Examination Number in the required column.
  • Select your Examination Year i.e. 2021.
  • Select your Examination Type i.e. SCHOOL CANDIDATE RESULT.
  • Enter the Card Serial Number.
  • Enter the Card PIN.
  • Finally, click on the “Submit” button to get your 2021 WAEC Result.

Do you have any issue(s) with checking your WAEC result? If yes, please kindly send the following details to for verification and assistance:

1. The displayed error message.
2. Your examination number.
3. Type of Exam.
4. Year of Exam.



These are some of the most frequently asked questions and best possible answers for candidates who took part in the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). Kindly go through them thoroughly as they would be very useful in helping you answer some pressing questions and every other information you need to know.

Where can I buy the WAEC scratch card?The WAEC Scratch card can be purchased at the WAEC’s National Office and at any of its zonal and branch offices across West Africa. The scratch card can also be bought from any of the branch offices of Fountain Trust Bank Plc across Nigeria. From time to time it may become available at any other outlets so designated by WAEC. According to the WAEC website, the reviewed price for the Scratch card is currently around ₦450.
How many times can I check my WAEC result?You can check your result up to a maximum of 5 (five) times with the use of 1 (one) Scratch card. In order to check further after exhausting the allowed 5 (five) times, you will need to purchase another Scratch card which will entitle you to another 5 (five) result checks.
Can I use one scratch card to check more than one result?No! You can only use one Scratch card to check one result. To check another result of interest, you will require a new Scratch card. If you misuse a Scratch card by attempting to check another result different from the first one, you will be penalised as having used the card and will be presented with the appropriate error message.
I have been trying to check my result through the WAEC website, but it is not loading, what do I do?Please be informed that it could either be your internet connection that is not connecting properly or as a result of the high traffic to the WAEC result checking portal. We advise you to give it some time before trying again.
I went to the WAEC portal and fill out the required details only to see a page telling me there is no result for the candidate in the specified year. Please what do I do?We advise you to keep checking at intervals because the website may be updated subsequently or visit the nearest WAEC office for assistance.
My result is displaying outstanding. What do I do as I need it for admission?Kindly note that results that are partially released i.e. (outstanding/held) can be traced to various issues.  The decision on the “Outstanding/Held” results is subject to the outcome of the Council’s investigation. You can keep checking the portal for updates.
Can the result checker card bought in the previous year be used to check the result of the current year?A scratch card purchased in a previous year is still valid for use in the next year but note you can only use one Scratch card to check one result. To check another (different) result, you will require a new Scratch card.
Can a candidate’s gender be corrected?Kindly proceed to the nearest WAEC office to make corrections to information erroneously provided by you in the course of your registration.


Above is the complete guide on how to check WAEC result online, still having difficulties checking your WAEC result through the WAEC portal? Kindly leave us a comment in the comment section stating the issues you’re facing we will be glad to help you with any other information to assist you further.


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