WAEC 2018 result is Out!!! And How To Check It.
The wait is finally over, and all the people that have been expecting their 2018 WAEC result can breathe a sigh of relief. The Head of National Office of the West Africa Examination Council, Olu Adenipekun, announced that results of WAEC 2018 were released on Wednesday, July 4.
According to him, almost half of all candidates who sat for WAEC 2018 exams had received credits or above in at least five subjects, including Maths and English. This means that out of 1,572,396 people 786,016 got five credits.
That said, if we only take English, then the pass rate rises to almost 55% (858,424 people). And if we just go by credits regardless of whether English and Maths are included, then it rises to almost 77%.
Now we hope that your question about WAEC result is answered.
How to check WAEC result
If you are one of the people who sat for WAEC 2018 exams, and you simply cannot wait any longer to find out your results, follow these steps that will help you get what you want:
- First thing you need to do is purchase a scratch card it costs ₦450, and you can get it from WAEC office or any of its branches.
- After that, go to www.waecdirect.org.
- When you are on the website, input your WAEC exam number (7-digit exam centre number along with the 3-digit candidate number).
- Input your exam year.
- Choose the type of exam you sat for.
- Input the serial number that you can find on the back of your scratch card.
- Input the PIN from your card and click Submit button.
After that, you should be able to see your results right away. All that said, as of right now, the website where you can check your WAEC result is not functioning. It seems that all those people who have been asking ‘Is WAEC result for 2018 out?’ have rushed to check it and crashed WAEC website. So stay put and wait until it comes back online. Do not worry, your results are not going anywhere.