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How Long Does it Take for NECO Result to be Out?

Are you among the millions of candidates that sat for the just concluded NECO (National Examination Council) examination? If you are, I am sure you are curious to know when the results will be out. This article will intimate you of the date that has been scheduled for the release of the NECO results.

The NECO examination was written by 1. 3million candidates from all over Nigeria on July 5 2021 and ended on the 16th of September, 2021. If you are one of these candidates that sat for the NECO, congratulations to you on your successful completion of the NECO. Now the big question which forms the title of this article, is; How does it take for NECO Result to be Out? We will also find answers to questions such as; is NECO 2021 result out?

How Long Does it Take for NECO Result to be Out

How long does it take for NECO Result to be Out?

It takes up to three weeks for the NECO result to be Out, as there are a good number of staff working with the NECO board, assigned to the marking of candidate’s scripts.

Is NECO result out?

The big answer is No, but according to Professor Ibrahim Wushishi, who happens to be the chief executive officer and registrar of the National Examination Council (NECO), the scheduled date for the release of the NECO result is on September 29, 2021.

How to Check NECO result 2021

Now that you have been updated on the scheduled date for the release of NECO result, I am sure like every other candidate who sat for the exam, you will be eager to check your results, here are some steps to follow when checking NECO result online.

Step 1: login to NECO

Step 2: Select your examination year, which in this case is 2021.

Step 3: Select your exam type. As a guide, your exam type is SSCE INTERNAL (JUN/JUL)

Step 4: Enter your Token Number and registration number in the appropriate columns.

Step 5: Lastly, click on check result button to access your NECO result.

Can I check NECO result without a Scratch Card?

I am sure that at some point in your life, you must have asked that question. Even though many students desire to check their NECO result without the use of Scratch Card, the undisputed fact is that it is not possible for the following reasons;

• The scratch card which is used in checking these results is one of the sources of income to the various office in question.

• Just like we use to have a username and password to access an online account, the card does the same also

• the card help also regulate the use of the official portal

• The card pin and serial number help protect your data online


In conclusion, I am sure you will be eagerly waiting for the scheduled date of the release of NECO result, and I also believe that the tips on how you can check your result will come in handy when the time comes. Good luck


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