Waec Wassce Remarking
The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has clarified issues concerning remarking of answer scripts, Outstanding Results, and Withheld results. WAEC made this known while responding to questions from concerned individuals on the recently released WAEC results.
Waec Wassce Remarking
According to WAEC, the first step towards getting your exam or answer script remarked (if you feel that you were scored below what you should have scored) is to notify the school where you took the examination.
The school will then forward an application on your behalf to the West African Examination Council (WAEC).
This application must be received 60 days after the release of the results and will attract a tee.
The council further explained what it means to have an “Outstanding Result” or With Held Result”.
From the explanation, “Outstanding Result simply means pending results.
This implies that there may be errors from the affected candidate either during registration or during the examination that are being corrected.
The results that fall in this category have a high chance of being released.
“Withheld or held Results” on the other hand signifies that the affected
candidate violated the rules & regulations guiding the conduct of the
The fate of the results that fall in this category will be decided during the National Executive Council meeting that will be held later in the year.
However, such results may or may not be released.
Wassce Remarking Process
Here is the process to follow to get your wassce result remarked,
1. School Candidates interested in Exam Script Remarking are to lodge their complaint at their various school heads where they sat for the exam while Private Candidates are to lodge complaints to the nearest WAEC Offices in the State the exam was conducted
2. A non-refundable fee of 146.33 Ghanaian Cedi [This Fee Is Reviewed Periodically] is ought to be deposited before complaints are lodged to the WAEC Office for School Candidates while for Private Candidates same deposit will be made before complaints are accepted.
3. Both Candidates seeking for Exam Script Remarking are to note that all complaints must be received 60 days after the release of the results, anything otherwise will not be attended to.
NOTE: If the Exam Script are Remarked and Proved that the fault was from the Exam Body the non-refundable fee deposited will be refunded and apologizes tendered to the affected candidate.
The Examination Body also reserve the right to approve or reject the Examination Script Remarking Complaint being tendered.
All Exam Script Remarking Requests must be submitted to the WAEC Senior Deputy Registrar/Head of Test Administration Division.