NECO GCE Timetable 2023 is out Download PDF for Nov/Dec

NECO GCE Timetable 2023 is Out

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NECO GCE Timetable 2023

NECO GCE Timetable for 2023: The National Examination Council has released the 2023 NECO GCE Timetable for the Nov/Dec Senior School Certificate Exam (SSCE) for external candidates, check the timetable or download in PDF.

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The NECO GCE Timetable for 2023 is out for External candidates, the timetable is very important it will help you in preparing better for the examination.

NECO GCE 2023 Exam Date / When will NECO GCE 2023 Start?

The NECO GCE 2023 Senior School Certificate Exam (SSCE) November/December will start from 21nd November to 21nd December, 2023 in all the NECO GCE Approved Exam Towns in 2023.

Check the NECO GCE Timetable Nov/Dec below:


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NECO GCE 2023 Timetable

Monday 21st Nov.4104French Paper IV (Oral)Actual date and time will be fixed bythe Council
4114Arabic Paper IV (Oral)
 Tuesday 22nd Nov.4123&4122Hausa Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)3hrs2.00 pm – 5.00 pm
4133&4132Igbo Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)3hrs2.00 pm – 5.00 pm
4143&4142Yoruba Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)3hrs2.00 pm – 5.00 pm
Wednesday 23rd Nov.2011Biology Paper I (Alternative to Practical)2hrs2.00 pm – 4.00 pm
Thursday 24th Nov.3011Technical Drawing Paper I Practical3hrs2.00 pm – 5.00 pm
2071Physical Education Paper I (Theory of Practice)2hrs2.00 pm – 4.00 pm
Friday 25th Nov.2061Agricultural Science Paper I (Alternative to Practical)1hr 30mins3.00 pm – 4.30 pm
 Saturday 26th Nov.2043Further Mathematics Paper III (Objective)2hrs12.00 noon – 2.00 pm
2042Further Mathematics Paper II (Essay)2hrs 30mins2.10 pm – 4.40 pm
4053&4052History Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)3hrs12.00 noon – 3.00 pm
Monday 28th Nov.2021Chemistry Paper I (Alternative to Practical)2hrs2.00 pm – 4.00 pm
Tuesday 29th Nov.4083&4082Economics Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)3hrs2.00 pm – 5.00 pm
Wednesday 30th Nov.2031Physics Paper I (Alternative to Practical)2hrs 45mins2.00 pm – 4.45 pm
Thursday 1st Dec.4101French Paper I (Written Comprehension)1hr2.00 pm – 3.00 pm
4102French Paper II (Written Expression)1hr 45mins3.00 pm – 4.45 pm
Friday 2nd Dec.4092Literature in English Paper II (Drama & Poetry)1hr 40mins3.00 pm – 4.40 pm
 Saturday 3rd Dec.1012&1013English Language Paper II & III (Essay & Objective)2hrs 45mins10.00 am – 12.45 pm
1014English Language Paper IV (Test of Orals)45mins1.00 pm – 1.45 pm
2051Health Education Paper I (Test of Practical)1hr 30mins3.00 pm – 4.30pm
Monday 5th Dec.2013&2012Biology Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)2hrs 30mins2.00 pm – 4.30 pm
Tuesday 6th Dec.4073&4072Government Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)2hrs 40mins2.00 pm – 4.40 pm
Wednesday 7th Dec.5033&5032Commerce Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)2hrs 40mins2.00 pm – 4.40 pm
2023&2023Chemistry Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)3hrs2.00 pm – 5.00 pm
Thursday 8th Dec.2033&2032Physics Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)3hrs2.00 pm – 5.00 pm
Friday 9th Dec.4093Literature in English Paper III (Objective)1hr3.00 pm – 4.00 pm
4094Literature in English Paper IV (Prose)1hr 15mins4.00 pm – 5.15 pm
 Saturday 10th Dec.1023General Mathematics Paper III (Objective)1hr 45mins10.00 am – 11.45 am
1022General Mathematics Paper II (Essay)2hrs 30mins12.00 noon – 2.30 pm
6271Data Processing Paper I (Alternative to Practical)1hr 45mins3.45 pm – 5.30 pm
Monday 12th Dec.1033&1032Civic Education Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)3hrs2.00 pm – 5.00 pm
Tuesday 13th Dec.4063&4061Geography Paper III & I (Objective & Practical)2hrs 30mins2.00 pm – 4.30 pm
Wednesday 14th Dec.2063&2062Agricultural Science Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)2hrs 30mins2.00 pm – 4.30 pm
Thursday 15th Dec.3013/3014Technical Drawing Paper III & IV (Objective & Drawing)2hrs 30 mins2.00 pm – 4.30 pm
2073&2072Physical Education Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)2hrs2.00 pm – 4.00 pm
Friday 16th Dec.4062Geography Paper II (Essay)2hrs3.00 pm – 5.00 pm
 Saturday 17th Dec.5023Financial Accounting Paper III (Objective)1hr 20mins10.00 am – 11.20 am
5022Financial Accounting Paper II (Theory & Practice)2hrs 30mins11.20 am – 1.50 pm
2053&2052Health Education Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)2hrs3.30 pm – 5.30 pm
 Monday 19th Dec.6273/6272Data Processing Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)3hrs2.00 pm – 5.00 pm
6283&6282Store keeping Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)2hrs 40mins2.00 pm – 4.40 pm
6333&6332Marketing Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)2hrs 40mins2.00 pm – 4.40 pm
6343&6342Salesmanship Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)2hrs 40mins2.00 pm – 4.40 pm
Tuesday 20th Dec.4113Arabic Paper III (Objective)1hr 30mins2.00 pm – 3.30 pm
4112Arabic Paper II (Essay & Literature)2hrs3.30 pm – 5.30 pm
Wednesday 21st Dec.4013&4012Christian Religious Studies Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)2hrs 30mins2.00 pm – 4.30 pm
4023&4022Islamic Studies Paper III & II (Objective & Essay)2hrs 30mins2.00 pm – 4.30 pm
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i. Candidates should confirm the specific venues for Oral French, Arabic and Stenography I & IV from NECO State Office where they are sitting for the examination. NOTE:

ii. Candidates should come along with their Computer/Laptops for Stenography Paper I &IV to the specified venue.

ii. The Nigerian languages i.e. Hausa. Igbo and Yoruba include the Literature aspect.

iv. BLIND CANDIDATES are to sit for the examination in their respective NECO State Offices and make use of the supplied Braille Sheets.

v. The ALBINOS AND BLIND CANDIDATES are to be given 30 minutes extra time across all papers.

vi. Use of Scientific Calculator is allow.



iv. For Technical Drawing I and IV, candidates should come with their drawing instruments and materials.

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