WAEC GCE 2020 Timetable | Aug/Sept. 2nd Series [PDF Download]

West African Examination Council (WAEC) Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) 2020 GCE Time-Table for Private Candidates Second (2nd) Series - August/September Session Final International Time-Table [14th November - 15th December, 2020] [Download In PDF].

The West African Examination Council, WAEC has published the Senior School Certificate Exam (WASSCE) Time-Table for Private Candidates, 2020 Second (2nd) Series - August/September.

The Examination is scheduled to commence from 14th November - 15th December, 2020 in all the WAEC GCE Approved Exam Towns 2020 | Second Series.

Candidates are advised to take note of the WAEC GCE List of Subjects 2020 | Second Series and prepare adequately against the upcoming exams.

Below are the break down of the CORE SUBJECTS contained in the examination time-table

2020 WAEC GCE Time-Table [August/September] | Second (2nd) Series [TYPED VERSION]

Saturday, 14th November, 2020 PC7023 PC7033 Foods and Nutrition 3 (Practical) Planning Session Home Management 3 (Practical ) Planning Session 1hr 1hr 9:30 am. – 10:30 am

12noon    – 1:00pm

Tuesday, 17th November, 2020 PC7062 PC7061 Visual Art 2 (Essay) Visual Art 1 (Objective) 2hrs 50mins 9:30am    –  11:30am

11:30am  –  12:20pm

PC5113 Physical Education 3 (Theory of Practice) 2hrs 2:00pm     – 4:00pm

Wednesday, 18th November, 2020

PC6032 PC6031 Auto Mechanics 2 (Essay) Auto Mechanics 1 (Objective) 1hr 30mins 1hr 9:30am     – 11:00am

11:00am – 12noon

PC6043 Building Construction 3 (Building Drawing and Essay) 2hrs 30mins 2:00pm     – 4:30pm
PC7022 PC7021 Foods and Nutrition 2 (Essay) Foods and Nutrition 1 (Objective) 1hr 15mins 1hr 2:00pm              – 3:15pm 3:15pm              – 4:15pm


Thursday, 19th November, 2020

PC3042 PC3041 French 2 (Essay)

French 1 (Objective)

1hr 15mins 1hr 9:30am     –  10:45am

10:45am  –   11:45am

PC6033 PC6033 Auto Mechanics 3 ( Practical ) Auto Mechanics 3 ( Practical ) 2hrs 2hrs 9:30am     – 11:30am (1st Set) 12noon     – 2:00pm (2nd Set)
PC7032 PC7031 Home Management 2 (Essay) Home Management 1 (Objective) 1hr 1hr 2:00pm              – 3:00pm 3:00pm              – 4:00pm


Friday, 20th November, 2020

PC2072 PC2071 History 2 (Essay)

History 1 (Objective)

2hrs 1hr 9:30am     –   11:30am

11:30am –     12:30pm

PC6153 PC6153 Basic Electronics 3 (Practical) ** Basic Electronics 3 (Practical) ** 3hrs 3hrs 9:30am     – 12:30pm(1st Set) 1:00pm     – 4:00pm (2nd Set)
PC6042 PC6041 Building Construction 2 (Essay) Building Construction 1 (Objective) 1hr 45mins 2:30pm              – 3:30pm 3:30pm              – 4:15pm
PC1032 PC1031 Commerce 2 (Essay)

Commerce 1 (Objective)

2hrs 50mins 2:30pm              – 4:30pm 4:30pm              – 5:20pm
Saturday, 21st November, 2020 PC4022 PC4021 General Mathematics/Mathematics (Core) 2 (Essay) General Mathematics/Mathematics (Core) 1 (Objective) 2hrs 30mins 1hr 30mins 9:30am              – 12noon 2:00pm              – 3:30pm

Monday, 23rd November, 2020 to Thursday, 17th December, 2020

PC3013 PC7054 PC3043 PC7013 PC7023


Arabic 3 (Oral)

Music 3B (Performance Test) French 3 (Oral)

Clothing and Textiles 3 (Practical) Foods and Nutrition 3 (Practical) Home Management 3 (Practical)

15mins 30mins 40mins  2hrs 30mins 3hrs


Time for paper will be arranged by the Council.
Monday, 23rd November, 2020 PC5122 PC5121 Physics 2 (Essay)

Physics 1 (Objective)

1hr 30mins 1hr 15mins 9:30am     –      11:00am

11:00am –      12:15pm

PC5123 Physics 3 (Alternative to Practical Work) 2hrs 45mins 2:00pm     –      4:45pm
Tuesday, 24th November, 2020 PC5052 PC5051 Chemistry 2 (Essay)

Chemistry 1 (Objective)

2hrs 1hr 9:30am     –      11:30am

11:30am –      12:30pm

PC5053 Chemistry 3 (Alternative to Practical Work) 1hr 30mins 2:00pm     –       3:30pm
Wednesday, 25th November, 2020 PC2042 PC2041 Geography 2(Essay) Geography 1(Objective) 2hrs 1hr 9:30am     –   11:30am

11:30am   –    12:30pm

PC2043 Geography 3 (Practical and Physical Geography) 1hr 50mins 2:00pm     –      3:50pm


Thursday, 26th November, 2020

PC1042 PC1041 Financial Accounting 2 (Theory and Practice) Financial Accounting 1 (Objective) 2hrs 30mins 1hr 9:30am              – 12noon 12noon              – 1:00pm
PC2052 PC2051 Government 2 (Essay)

Government 1 (Objective)

2hrs 1hr 2:00pm              – 4:00pm 4:00pm              – 5:00pm
PC6152 PC6151 Basic Electronics 2 (Essay) ** Basic Electronics 1 (Objective) ** 1hr 1hr 2:00pm              – 3:00pm 3:00pm              – 4:00pm
Friday, 27th November, 2020 PC5042 PC5041 Biology 2 (Essay)

Biology 1 (Objective)

1hr 40mins 50mins 9:30am     – 11:10am

11:10am –     12noon

PC5043 Biology 3 (Alternative to Practical Work) 2hrs 2:30pm     – 4:30pm
Saturday, 28th November, 2020 PC3022 PC3021 English Language 2 (Essay) English Language 1 (Objective) 2hrs 1hr 9:30am     –   11:30am

11:30am –     12:30pm

PC3023/B English Language 3 (Test of Orals)**/**** 45mins 2:00pm     – 2:45pm
Monday, 30th November, 2020 PC2032 PC2031 Economics 2 (Essay)

Economics 1 (Objective)

2hrs 1hr 9:30am     –   11:30am

11:30am   –    12:30pm

PC7063 Visual Art 3A (Drawing) 3hrs 2:00pm     – 5:00pm
Tuesday, 1st December, 2020 PC2102 PC2101 Literature-In-English 2(Prose) Literature-In-English 1 (Objective) 1hr 15mins 1hr 9:30am     –   10:45am

10:45am   –   11:45am

PC2103 Literature-In-English 3 (Drama & Poetry ) 2hrs 30mins 2:00pm     – 4:30pm

Wednesday, 2nd December, 2020

PC4012 Further Mathematics/Mathematics (Elective) 2 (Essay) 2hrs 30mins 9:30am     – 12noon
PC4011 Further Mathematics/Mathematics (Elective) 1 (Objective) 1hr 30mins 2:00pm     – 3:30pm
PC7053 Music 3A (Aural) 45mins 2:00pm     – 2:45pm


Thursday, 3rd December, 2020

PC3272 PC3271 Hausa 2 (Essay)**

Hausa 1 (Objective)**

2hrs 1hr 9:30am     –   11:30am

11:30am   –    12:30pm

PC3282 PC3281 Igbo 2 (Essay)**

Igbo 1 (Objective)**

2hrs 1hr 9:30am     –   11:30am

11:30am   –    12:30pm

PC3292 PC3291 Yoruba 2 (Essay)**

Yoruba 1 (Objective)**

2hrs 1hr 9:30am     –   11:30am

11:30am   –    12:30pm

PC5023 Agricultural Science 3 (Alternative to Practical Work) 1hr 30mins 2:00pm     – 3:30pm
Friday, 4th December, 2020 PC5203 Health Education 3 (Alternative to Practical Work)** 1hr 45mins 9:30am     – 11:15am
PC5202 PC5201 Health Education 2 (Essay)** Health Education 1 (Objective)** 1hr 30mins 1hr 2:30pm     –                   4:00pm 4:00pm     –                   5:00pm


Saturday, 5th December, 2020

PC2162 PC2161 Civic Education 2 (Essay)** Civic Education 1 (Objective)** 2hrs 1hr 9:30am     –      11:30am

11:30am   –     12:30pm

PC6072 PC6071 Metalwork 2 (Essay)

Metalwork 1 (Objective)

1hr 30mins 1hr 2:00pm     –                   3:30pm 3:30pm     –                   4:30pm
PC7012 PC7011 Clothing and Textiles 2 (Essay) Clothing and Textiles 1 (Objective) 1hrs 30mins 1hr 2:00pm     –                   3:30pm 3:30pm     –                   4:30pm

Monday, 7th December, 2020

PC5022 PC5021 Agricultural Science 2 (Essay) Agricultural Science 1 (Objective) 2hrs 10mins 50mins 9:30am     –   11:40am

11:40am   –    12:30pm

PC5112 PC5111 Physical Education 2 (Essay) Physical Education 1 (Objective) 1hr 20mins 50mins 2:00pm     – 3:20pm 3:20pm     – 4:10pm


Tuesday, 8th December, 2020



Christian Religious Studies 2 (Essay)

Christian Religious Studies 1 (Objective)



9:30am     –   11:30am

11:30am   –    12:30pm

PC2082 PC2081 Islamic Studies 2 (Essay) Islamic Studies 1 (Objective) 2hrs 50mins 9:30am     –   11:30am

11:30am –     12:20pm

PC3012 PC3011 Arabic 2 (Essay)

Arabic 1 (Objective)

2hrs 50mins 2:00pm     – 4:00pm 4:00pm     – 4:50pm
Wednesday, 9th December, 2020 PC6083 Technical Drawing 3 (Sketches, Building and Mechanical Drawing) 2hrs 45mins 9:30am     – 12:15pm
PC6082 PC6081 Technical Drawing 2 (Essay) Technical Drawing 1 (Objective) 1hr 45mins 1hr 2:00pm     – 3:45 pm 3:45pm     – 4:45pm
Thursday, 10th December, 2020 PC7064 Visual Art 3B (Creative Design) 3hrs 9:30am     – 12:30pm
Friday, 11th December, 2020 PC6093 PC6093 Woodwork 3 (Practical)

Woodwork 3 (Practical)

3hrs 3hrs 9:30am     – 12:30pm (1st Set) 1:00pm       – 4:00pm (2nd Set)


Basic Electricity 3  (Practical) **

Basic Electricity 3  (Practical) **



9:30am     – 12:30pm (1st Set)

1:00pm     – 4:00pm (2nd Set)

Monday, 14th

December, 2020



Woodwork 2 (Essay and Design)

Woodwork 1 (Objective)

2hrs 20mins


2:00pm     –   4:20pm

4:20pm     –   5:00pm



Tuesday, 15th December, 2020

PC6073 PC6073 Metalwork 3 ( Practical ) Metalwork 3 ( Practical ) 3hrs 10mins 3hrs 10mins 9:30am     – 12:40pm (1st Set) 1:00pm       – 4:10pm (2nd Set)
PC7052 PC7051 Music 2 (Essay)

Music 1 (Objective)

2hrs 1hr 2:00pm     – 4:00pm 4:00pm     – 5:00pm
PC6142 PC6141Basic Electricity 2 (Essay) ** Basic Electricity1 (Objective) **1hr 1hr2:00pm     – 3:00pm 3:00pm     – 4:00pm


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