Category Archives: Matric

Matric Information South Africa

How many matric failed in 2013

How many matric failed in 2013 How many matric failed in 2013 Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga made history in two ways on Monday when she announced the 78.2% pass rate of the 2013 matrics. Firstly, this is the highest pass rate in the history of post-1994 education in South Africa after 2012’s 73.9%.… Read More »

Where to get matric results online

Where to get matric results online Department of Basic Education One of the first ways to obtain your results is to log onto the Department of Basic Education’s website below. If you attended a public/government school, then your results will definitely be available on this site. You will need the following to log in: Exam… Read More »

How do matric supplementary exams work

How do matric supplementary exams work A supplementary examination may be granted to an unsuccessful National Senior Certificate candidate, provided they meet specific criteria. The closing date for applications to the supplementary examination is 19 January . Conditions for entry as per the regulations governing the supplementary examination If a candidate has not met the… Read More »

Can matric be repeated

Can matric be repeated A supplementary examination may be granted to an unsuccessful National Senior Certificate candidate, provided they meet specific criteria. The closing date for applications to the supplementary examination is 19 January . Conditions for entry as per the regulations governing the supplementary examination If a candidate has not met the minimum promotion… Read More »

How to get a matric certificate

How to get a matric certificate Applying for Replacement certificate: Lost or damaged matric certificate If you lost or damaged your original matric certificate, you must apply for replacement at the Department of Basic Education (DBE) or Provincial Education Department (PED) by completing the Replacement application form. How to get a matric certificate You can… Read More »

How do matric points work

How do matric points work National Senior Certificate Pass Requirements The NSC pass requirements have changed tremendously with the introduction of CAPS. The basic concept revolves around a minimum pass requirement but also three other levels that determine your further study options. The three levels are Higher Certificate Diploma Bachelors Degree How do matric points… Read More »

How can matric results be improved

How can matric results be improved A supplementary examination may be granted to an unsuccessful National Senior Certificate candidate, provided they meet specific criteria. The closing date for applications to the supplementary examination is 19 January . Conditions for entry as per the regulations governing the supplementary examination If a candidate has not met the… Read More »