OOU Admission Screening
2017: Cut-off, Date, Eligibility
And Registration Details
Candidates Intending to register for the 2017/18 November/
December NECO Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE)
are hereby informed that registration has began and will be
strictly on-line using the NECO registration website only,
beware of fake websites.
Registration can be done on the website at any time within the
stipulated registration period. Passport Photograph will be
required during on-line registration. The candidates passport
photograph should NOT be more than SIX MONTHS old and
must be of white background.
To register, interested candidates should obtain a bank draft
of Eleven Thousand Three Hundred and Fifty Naira (N 11,350)
Only, payable to the Registrar, National Examinations Council
in any of the NECO State Offices nationwide or in cash in any
designated Bank or NIPOST offices nationwide. The
registration fee includes cost for Biometric Data Capture, an
Examination Ethics CD and Administrative Charges. Interested
Banks and NIPOST Headquarters should visit NECO
Headquarters for further clarifications.
Attestation/Photo Cards and Examination Time-Table
On completion of the registration process, each candidate
must obtain the following from the internet cafe:
Time Table for the Examination; and
One (1) clear copy of the NECO Attestation/Photo card; which
should be presented for each examination. (Candidates should
note that Attestation/Photo cards that are not clear will NOT
be accepted at the examination hall).
Blind candidates are to register like everyone. However, the
NECO State Officer of the state where they intend to write the
examination should be notified of their physical status
immediately after registration.
The -towns where the examination will be held have been
grouped into examination towns/neighborhoods. Candidates
should select a town/neighborhood within the state where
they intend to sit for the examination.
Available Subjects for the Examination
Christian Religious Studies
Note: Candidates should note that Nigerian Languages (Hausa,
Igbo &Yoruba) include Literature.
The registration period begins on 3rd July, 2017 and ends on
30th September, 2017 at 12.00 midnight. (Late registration will
only be approved by the Registrar at the NECO Headquarters,
Minna, Niger State).
Steps Of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online
The Registration fee, once paid, is not refundable.
The use of reputable cyber cafes is highly recommended as
the Council will not be liable for registration errors committed
by candidates. (A list of suggested cyber cafes nationwide
where candidates can log on to register are available on the
NECO website – www.mynecoexams.com or are physically on
display at our State offices nationwide)
Biometric Fingerprints will be captured along with the
registration of each candidate.
Candidates should ensure that their fingerprints are captured
correctly during registration.
Candidates with fingerprints not verified on the day of the
examination will not be allowed to sit for the examination.
Candidates should carefully follow the instructions on the on-
line scratch card before registration.
Candidates should study the Regulations and Syllabuses
Candidates should note that their uploaded image/photograph
during the registration will be embossed on their certificates.
Smoking, cellular phones and other electronic communication
devices are not allowed in the examination hall
Candidates should dress in mufti and no one will be allowed
entry into the examination hall with arms.
Multiple entries are not allowed. Candidates who register more
than once will have their entire results cancelled.
Candidates who damage or lose their scratch cards before
registration will have to purchase another card.
Please note that No candidate shall be allowed into an
examination hall once an examination commences.
Candidates are no longer required to stamp or submit their
attestation/photo cards in NECO state offices nationwide. A
clear copy of the downloaded attestation/photo card, duly
signed and stamped by a referee should be presented for each