The results of the NECO examinations that were held in June/July or November/December are now available on the web, so candidates who took either of those exams can proceed to check their results. In order to check your NECO result, you will need to purchase an electronic token, which you can get on the NECO website.
How to get Neco Token/Pin for Checking NECO Result
You will be required to utilize a token known as the “NECO Result Checker Pin” in order to check your NECO result. You can obtain the token/pin by following the steps that are listed below:
- To get started, go to the NECO website at www.neco.gov.ng/register or result.neco.gov.ng/register.
- If you already have an account with NECO, simply log in with your correct details.
- Once logged in, you can purchase the token online using any of the available payment methods.
- Although each candidate is only granted one token/pin, that token can be shared with the candidate’s parents, schools, organizations, or anyone else who wishes to access the candidate’s results.
Moving on to how you can check your NECO result with your phone proper,
How to Check Your NECO result
Students will have an easier time using the new method for checking their results because it was developed with their convenience in mind. You can use the procedures below to learn to check your NECO result.
- To begin, enter your examination registration number onto the NECO website at www.neco.gov.ng.
- Click on ‘NECO Results,’ then ‘Check Result!’ You will be directed to the NECO results-checking system (www.result.neco.gov.ng) to enter the necessary information.
- Select your exam year. i.e. 2022
- Select your exam type. SSCE Internal (JUNE/JUL)
- In the right columns, enter your Token/PIN and Registration Number.
- When you have completed all of the fields, click the ‘CHECK RESULT’ button to view your result.
NECO Result Checking Platform
The NECO results portal at www.result.neco.gov.ng for the year 2022 is presently quite operational. To see your 2022 results, candidates should visit the website.
However, the former portal at www.mynecoexams.com is still very much functional, but solely to see old exam results.
In order to view your NECO results for any year, simply go to result.neco.gov.ng and follow the instructions indicated above.
Your ability to quickly and easily check your NECO Results 2022 should be greatly improved by following the instructions provided above.
In any case, if you’re still having trouble, you may always call or visit NECO’s technical support centre.
Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE): This is the examination taken by candidates in their last stage of Secondary School Education. SSCE is in two categories. One is for candidates in the third and final year of their senior secondary education and it is called SSCE Internal while the Second is SSCE External and is for candidates not in the School system, i.e. Private Candidates.
The SSCE internal has seventy-six subjects which are grouped into the following six categories.
Compulsory Cross-Cutting Subjects
Science and Mathematics
Business Studies and
The minimum number of subjects a candidate can sit for is eight while the maximum is nine. All Senior Secondary schools in the Federation present Candidates for the SSCE Internal.
Another core component of the mandate of the Council as espoused in the Enabling law is the conduct of the Senior School Certificate Examination for External Candidates.
Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE): To transit from the ninth year of the basic education class to the senior secondary, the BECE is conducted for candidates in their third year of Junior Secondary School. While each state of the federation and the FCT conducts the BECE for its candidates, NECO conducts the BECE for Federal Unity Colleges, Armed Forces Secondary Schools and other Federal establishments operating Secondary schools. Private Secondary schools also take part in the NECO BECE provided they are permitted by their State Ministries of Education. Eighteen subjects are administered at the BECE level. A candidate is expected to sit for a minimum of nine subjects and a maximum of ten. A candidate is deemed to have passed the BECE if he/she has passed six subjects including English and Mathematics.
The grading system is as follows:
A – Distinction
C – Credit
P – Pass
F – Fail
National Common Entrance Examination (NCEE)
This examination is administered to pupils in their 6th year of basic education. The purpose of this examination is to select the best candidates from every state of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) for admission into federal Unity colleges. These Colleges are essential,
Secondary schools are owned by the Federal Government of Nigeria. Their objective is to foster unity amongst the children of NIGERIA. One is held annually.
The result of the first examination determines candidates that qualify for a second examination based on cut-off marks for each state. The result of the second examination qualifies candidates for admission based on merit, equal state quota and environmental considerations
FAQs on NECO
What examinations does NECO conduct?
NECO conducts the following exams on a yearly basis:
- National Common Entrance Examination (NCEE)
- Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE)
- Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) Internal and External
What is NECO official website?
NECO’s official website is www.mynecoexams.com
What are the official phone numbers of NECO?
NECO support lines are: 08069232760, 08052218069, 08052218070, 08126886938, 08126886939, 08189342653, 08189342754
What is NECO email address?
How can I register for NECO?
Registration for NECO Examination is conducted at approved registration centres nationwide. Click here to see a list of NECO registration centres in Nigeria.
How can I check my NECO result online?
Visit the official NECO result checker portal in order to check your exam results. Here is a link to learn the step-by-step method involved in checking your NECO result.
Where are NECO offices located?
NECO has offices in all states of the federation and FCT in addition to the head office. Click here to see the location of NECO offices.
What are the Vision Statement of NECO?
To Prepare and administer standard and credible nationally and internationally acceptable examinations.
To become a major player within the global assessment industry.
What are the Mission Statement of NECO?
To ensure that the examinations conducted by NECO are in conformity with the provisions, expectations and yearnings of the National Policy on Education and the National Curriculum.
To deliver Examinations whose results are trusted worldwide for their credibility.