About SSCE External
This is the examination taken by candidates in their last stage of Secondary School Education. The SSCE External is for candidates that are not in the School system, i.e. Private Candidates. The minimum number of subjects a candidate can register for is eight while the maximum is nine.
The new SSCE External suite contains both an offline application and an online portal. With the online portal users can Create an Online account, Make Payment, Locate a Registration point, etc. Whereas with the offline account users will be able to collect Bio-metric data, Register subjects and Generate their exam numbers, etc.
The diagram below gives a quick overview of what can be done using the new SSCE External suite.
How to Get The SSCE External App
The following step will guide you to download the SSCE External Offline application on your system.
- Launch a web browser on your PC.
- Visit https://www.neco.gov.ng/ click on Our Exams tab and select SSCE External,
- Scroll down to the download section and choose the version
that's compatible with your system (64-bit or 32-bit)
- Wait for the download to finish.
- Install the app on your PC.
Here are a couple of articles to get you started with the SSCE External Suite: