WAEC Timetable 2021 (WASSCE) Timetable For School Candidates


WAEC Timetable 2021 is out for West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). WAEC official timetable for 2021/2022 exam begins August 16 and end September 30th 2021. The WAEC 2021 examination Timetable / calendar is for those writing the  2021 WAEC SSCE Examination in order for them to have WAEC result.

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) wish to inform all candidates who registered for the May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) that the examination has been scheduled to commence on August 16, 2021 DUE TO THE COVID-19 pandemic.

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The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) 2021 timetable for the August examinations is out and it is published below. The Timetable will help those preparing for the Examination to do so before time.

WAEC Timetable 2021 Local/International

According to the WAEC 2021 Timetable, the examination has been schedule to take off on August 16, 2021 and end on Friday 8th October, 2021. Below is the WAEC SSCE timetable 2021

Do you wish to participate in the 2021 May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) / Senior Secondary School Examination (SSCE)? If yes, you can download or copy the timetable for the exam from this page. WASSCE timetable 2021 August – October examination (VALID and Up-to-date) has been published on this page. The Timetable as released by WAEC have four (4) column: Exam Date, Paper Type.

WAEC Timetable 2021

Tuesday 17th August 2021Nigerian Language(Igbo, Hausa & Yoruba)(Essay & OBJ)9:30am – 11:30am
Wednesday 18th August 2021Marketing – Essay &OBJ9:30am – 12:20pm
Thursday 19th August 2021Data Processing – Essay& OBJ9:30am – 12:30pm
Thursday 26th August 2021Civic Education – Essay& OBJ9:30am – 12:30pm
Thursday 2nd September 2021Financial Accounting –Essay & OBJ9:30am – 1:00pm
Wednesday 8th September 2021Agricultural Science Practical9:30am – 11:00am


Friday 10th September 2021
  1. Biology – Essay & OBJ
  2. Commerce Essay & OBJ
  1. 9:30am – 12:00pm
  2. 3:00pm – 5:50pm
Monday 13th September 2021English Lang – Essay &OBJ

English Lang – Test of Orals

9:30am – 12:30pm

3:00pm – 3:45pm

Tuesday 14th September 2021Chemistry Practical(Alt.A)9:30am – 11:30am
Wednesday 15th September 2021Physics – Essay & OBJ9:30am – 12:15pm
Thursday 16th September 2021
  1. Lit-In-Eng (Prose & OBJ)
  2. Lit-In-English (Drama &Poetry)
  1. 9:30am – 10:45am
  2. 2:00pm – 4:30pm
Friday 17th September 2021Biology Practical (Alt.A)9:30am – 11:30am


Monday 20th September 2021
  1. General Mathematics 2(Essay)
  2. General Mathematics 1(OBJ)
  1. 9:30am – 12:00pm
  2. 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Wednesday 22nd September 2021Government (Essay &OBJ)9:30am – 12:30pm
Thursday 23rd September 2021

WAEC 2021 Timetable (Part 4)

  1. Economics – Essay &OBJ
  2. Agric Science – Essay &OBJ
  1. 9:30am – 12:30pm
  2. 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Friday 24th September 2021Physics Practical (Alt.A)9:30am – 12:15am
Tuesday 28th September 2021
  1. CRS – Essay & OBJ
  2. Chemistry – Essay &OBJ
  1. 9:30am – 12:30am
  2. 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Thursday 30th September 2021
  1. Geography – Essay &OBJ
  2. Geography (Practical &Physical )
  1. 9:30am – 12:30am
  2. 2:00pm – 3:50pm

Available Subjects, and Exam Time.











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2021 WASSCE: WAEC concludes arrangements as 1.6m candidates register

The above WAEC 2021 Timetable shown above is for candidates in Ghana, Nigeria, Liberia, Gambia and Sierra Leone only


2021 WAEC Timetable local/international


How To Check New Timetable 2021

Candidates can visit WAEC Timetable 2021 portal: https://www.waeconline.org.ng/ to download the PDF copy of the Time table.

The WAEC exam date shows the date a particular subject is scheduled to be taken August – October, while the paper type shows the Examination type to be taken, e.g practical, essay or Objective. The available subject means the subject to be taken e.g Mathematics and the exam time is the period set for a particular subject.

Important Dates On The Timetable

  1. English Language (Essay & Objective) is scheduled to hold on 13th September 2021
  2. 20th September 2021 is the date for general Mathematics (Essay & Objective)


Tips To Pass WAEC Examination

  • Exam Practical: For those offering subjects that involves practical, make sure you prepare well by following the teachers instructions. Understand every practical and most importantly learn how to plot graph and pay attention to details
  • Writing Material: It is disheartening to see students enter the examination hall without the required writing materials. Please make sure you get a working scientific calculator, penci, pen and rough sheet before entering the exam hall
  • General Exam Preparation: In a general note, the key to success is reading. read until you understand and do not stop there. Also practice past questions and ask question where necessary.


2021 WASSCE: WAEC concludes arrangements as 1.6m candidates register

The Head of National Office (HNO) of West African Examination Council (WAEC), Mr Patrick Areghan, gave the figure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Lagos.

Areghan said that the council was working day and night toward accommodating some schools still bothering it with late registration.

He said that the development was taking its toll on the council’s operations.

Areghan said ahead of the conduct of the 2021 WASSCE, the council was working with relevant stakeholders to ensure a hitch-free WASSCE for school candidates, in spite of some challenges.

”As I have always said, conducting the examination is not a tea party. It is a huge task and requires the collaboration of all critical stakeholders, including the media.

”It requires a lot of preparations and even more, especially in the face of the rising cases of insecurity and the resurgence of Coronavirus pandemic in the country.

”In conducting this examination, we also want to ensure that the lives of all those involved, including council’s staff, and materials are properly secure.


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