NECO GCE (External) Timetable [20th Nov - 20th December 2023]
NECO Timetable for 2023 Nov/Dec Examination (SSCE External): National Examination Council of Nigeria [NECO] November/December External Senior School Certificate Examination [SSCE] Original/Authentic Time-Table / Dates and Time (20th November - 20th December, 2023) and Official Time-Table for 2023 Academic Session Published [Download in PDF].
This is to inform all candidates who registered for the NECO School Certificate Examination [SSCE External] 2023 GCE November/December examination that the examination has been scheduled to commence from 20th November - 20th December, 2023.

The Official NECO Nov/Dec SSCE External Examination Time-Table which contains the list of Subjects and their various exam time has been released online.

Please be informed that the online registration for the 2023 NECO Nov/Dec SSCE External Exam begins on 11th September, 2023 and ends on 13th November, 2023 at 12.00 midnight. Late Registration commences at 12:00 Midnight from 14th - 19th November, 2023 with an additional payment of Two Thousand Naira (N2,000) only.

Candidates who are yet to register are urged to do so before the above stipulated date.

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2023 NECO GCE (Nov/Dec) SSCE External Examination Time-Table (20th November - 21st December, 2023) | AUTHENTIC

DATE

PAPER

SUBJECT AND PAPER TITLE

DURATION

TIME

CODE

Monday 20th Nov.

4104

French Paper IV (Oral)

Actual date and time will be fixed by the

Council

4114

Arabic Paper IV (Oral)

Tuesday 21st Nov.

4113

Arabic Paper III (Objective)

1hr 30mins

2.00 pm - 3.30 pm

4112

Arabic Paper II (Essay & Literature)

2hrs

3.30 pm - 5.30 pm

Wednesday 22nd Nov.

2021

Chemistry Paper I (Alternative to Practical)

2hrs

2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Thursday 23rd Nov.

4013&4012

Christian Religious Studies Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

2hrs 30mins

2.00 pm - 4.30 pm

4023&4022

Islamic Studies Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

2hrs 30mins

2.00 pm - 4.30 pm

Friday 24th Nov.

4092

Literature in English Paper II (Drama & Poetry)

1hr 40mins

3.00 pm - 4.40 pm

 

Saturday 25th Nov.

5023

Financial Accounting Paper III (Objective)

1hr 20mins

10.00 am - 11.20 am

5022

Financial Accounting Paper II (Theory & Practice)

2hrs 30mins

11.20 am - 1.50 pm

2053&2052

Health Education Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

2hrs

3.30 pm - 5.30 pm

Monday 27th Nov.

2031

Physics Paper I (Alternative to Practical)

2hrs 45mins

2.00 pm - 4.45 pm

Tuesday 28th Nov.

2011

Biology Paper I (Alternative to Practical)

2hrs

2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Wednesday 29th Nov

4083&4082

Economics Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

3hrs

2.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Thursday 30th Nov.

3011

Technical Drawing Paper I Practical

3hrs

2.00 pm - 5.00 pm

2071

Physical Education Paper I (Theory of Practice)

2hrs

2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Friday 1st Dec.

2061

Agricultural Science Paper I (Alternative to Practical)

1hr 30mins

3.00 pm - 4.30 pm

 

Saturday 2nd Dec.

1023

General Mathematics Paper III (Objective)

1hr 45mins

10.00 am - 11.45 am

1022

General Mathematics Paper II (Essay)

2hrs 30mins

12.00 noon - 2.30 pm

2051

Health Education Paper I (Test of Practical)

1hr 30mins

3.45 pm - 5.15 pm

Monday 4th Dec.

2033&2032

Physics Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

3hrs

2.00 pm - 5.00 pm

5033&5032

Commerce Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

2hrs 40mins

2.00 pm - 4.40 pm

Tuesday 5th Dec.

3013/3014

Technical Drawing Paper III & IV (Objective & Drawing)

2hrs 30 mins

2.00 pm - 4.30 pm

2073&2072

Physical Education Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

2hrs

2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Wednesday 6th Dec.

2023&2022

Chemistry Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

3hrs

2.00 pm - 5.00 pm

 

Thursday 7th Dec.

6273/6272

Data Processing Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

3hrs

2.00 pm - 5.00 pm

6283&6282

Store keeping Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

2hrs 40mins

2.00 pm - 4.40 pm

6333&6332

Marketing Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

2hrs 40mins

2.00 pm - 4.40 pm

6343&6342

Salesmanship Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

2hrs 40mins

2.00 pm - 4.40 pm

Friday 8th Dec.

4093

Literature in English Paper III (Objective)

1hr

3.00 pm - 4.00 pm

4094

Literature in English Paper IV (Prose)

1hr 15mins

4.00 pm - 5.15 pm

 

Saturday 9th Dec.

2043

Further Mathematics Paper III (Objective)

2hrs

10.00 am - 12.00 noon

2042

Further Mathematics Paper II (Essay)

2hrs 30mins

12.10 pm - 2.40 pm

4053&4052

History Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

3hrs

10.00 am - 12.00 noon

Monday 11th Dec.

2013&2012

Biology Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

2hrs 30mins

2.00 pm - 4.30 pm

Tuesday 12th Dec.

4101

French Paper I (Written Comprehension)

1hr

2.00 pm - 3.00 pm

4102

French Paper II (Written Expression)

1hr 45mins

3.00 pm - 4.45 pm

Wednesday 13th Dec.

4063&4061

Geography Paper III & I (Objective & Practical)

2hrs 30mins

2.00 pm - 4.30 pm

Thursday 14th Dec.

1033&1032

Civic Education Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

3hrs

2.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Friday 15th Dec.

4062

Geography Paper II (Essay)

2hrs

3.00 pm - 5.00 pm

 

Saturday 16th Dec.

1013

English Language Paper III (Objective)

1hr

10.00 am - 11.00 am

1012

English Language Paper II (Essay)

1hr 45mins

11.15 am - 1.00 pm

1014

English Language Paper IV (Test of Orals)

45mins

1.15 pm - 2.00 pm

6271

Data Processing Paper I (Alternative to Practical)

1hr 45mins

3.15 pm - 5.00 pm

Monday 18th Dec.

2063&2062

Agricultural Science Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

2hrs 30mins

2.00 pm - 4.30 pm

Tuesday 19th Dec.

4073&4072

Government Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

2hrs 40mins

2.00 pm - 4.40 pm

 

Wednesday 20th Dec

4123&4122

Hausa Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

3hrs

2.00 pm - 5.00 pm

4133&4132

Igbo Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

3hrs

2.00 pm - 5.00 pm

4143&4142

Yoruba Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)

3hrs

2.00 pm - 5.00 pm

NECO GCE (External) Timetable [20th Nov - 20th December 2023]

NOTE:
i.Candidates should confirm the specific venues for Oral French and Arabic Paper IV from NECO State Office where they are sitting for the examination.
ii.The Nigerian Languages i.e. Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba include the Literature aspect.
iii. BLIND CANDIDATES are to sit for the examination in their respective NECO State Offices and make use of the supplied Braille Sheets.
iv.The ALBINOS AND BLIND CANDIDATES are to be given 30 minutes extra time across all papers.
v.Use of Scientific Calculator is allowed.
vi. BRINGING INTO THE EXAMINATION HALL ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION GADGETS (PROGRAMMABLE CALCULATORS, MOBILE PHONES, IPADS, TABLETS, SMART WRIST WATCHES/GLASSES/PENS ETC) IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED.
vii.For Technical Drawing I and IV, candidates should come with their drawing instruments and materials.
viii. CANDIDATES WHO DO NOT SIT FOR PRACTICAL (PAPER 1 & IV) WILL NOT HAVE RESULT IN THE SUBJECT.