Official Details of NECO National Common Entrance Examination, (NCEE) Into JSS 1 Of Federal Government Unity Colleges, Federal Science, Technical Colleges Registration Form Guidelines and Procedures, Eligibility, Payment Process, Photo Card Printing, Exam Structures and Closing Date for 2019/2020 Session.
This is to inform the general public that the sales of form of the National Common Entrance Examination, NCEE Into JSS 1 Of Federal Government Unity Colleges/Federal Science and Technical Colleges for 2019/2020 has commenced.
The registration period is from Monday 4th March 2019 to Wednesday 10th April 2019
The National Common Entrance Examination for admission into Junior Secondary School (JSS 1) of Federal Government Unity Colleges for 2019 will be held throughout the country and other interested foreign countries.
Only Final year pupils of Primary Schools are eligible for the exams.
The New NCEE Portal can be used to register multiple pupils for the exam, mange multiple pupil information, and check their results.
Summary of procedures for successful NCEE Registration:
- Register an account
- Activate the account
- Login to Your Account
- Make Payment
- Register Candidate
- Print Photo Card
NOTE: No More Sales of Registration Cards or Scratch Cards as Registration and Purchase of Registration Quota is Strictly Online.
The National Common Entrance Examination for admission into Junior Secondary School (JSS 1) of Federal Government Unity Colleges/Federal Science and Technical Colleges for 2019 will be held throughout the country on a date to be announced soon.
- 1 ELIGIBILITY:–
- 2 STRUCTURE OF THE EXAMINATION
- 3 LIST OF FEDERAL GOVERNMENT UNITY SCHOOLS
- 4 ENTRY PROCEDURE:
- 5 METHOD OF APPLICATION
- 6 How to Login to your NCEE Account
- 7 How to Make Payment for the Candidate NCEE Registration
- 8 How to Register Candidates For NCEE
- 9 Printing an NCEE Candidates Photocard
- 10 How to view NCEE Results
- 11 View Transaction History
- 12 EXAMINATION TIME-TABLE
- 13 CLOSING DATE
Final year Pupils of Primary Schools who shall NOT be less than 10 years or more than 13 years by September, 2019.
STRUCTURE OF THE EXAMINATION
The examination will consist of the following:
Part A – Mathematics and General Science
Part B – English and Social Studies
Part A – Quantitative and Vocational Aptitude
Part B – Verbal Aptitude
LIST OF FEDERAL GOVERNMENT UNITY SCHOOLS
Candidates are to choose any two of the following Federal Government Unity Colleges i.e. First (1st) and Second (2nd) Choices.
However, qualified candidates that chose oversubscribed Colleges are liable to be placed at any available alternative Colleges in line with the approved carrying capacity of the Federal Government Colleges.
a. Registration: Strictly On-Line
b. Candidates within Nigeria:
i. Heads of Primary Schools should follow the registration guidelines below to purchase their registration quota for registration at the sum of N2,500.00 (Two Thousand Five Hundred Naira) only and Stamp Duty of N50.00 (Fifty Naira) per Candidate. No More Payment into any Bank as Registration and Payment are Strictly Online using the Remita Platform.
ii. Private Candidates should also follow the guidelines to purchase their registration slots at the rate of N2,500.00 (Two Thousand Five Hundred Naira) only and Stamp Duty of N50.00 (Fifty Naira)
per Candidate. No More Payment into any Bank as Registration and Payment are Strictly Online using the Remita Platform.
c. Overseas candidates (Europe and other overseas Countries)
High Commissions, Embassies or Consulates should follow the registration guidelines below and make payment of $400.00 using the Remita Platform.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
1. How to Register an Account on NCEE Registration Portal
How It Works
- Register as a parent
- Pay the registration fee
- Fill in the application
To pay and register your candidates to sit for the NCEE examination, you need to create account on the NCEE Registration portal. To register an account, follow the steps below:
1. Go to https://ncee.neco.gov.ng
3. Fill in the required information and click on Register.
7. You can now use your registered email and password to login.
How to Login to your NCEE Account
After activating your account via the verification link sent to your registered email, you’ll be able to login to your account. The steps below show how to login to your account;
- Step 1
Go to ncee.neco.gov.ng
- Step 2
Enter your email address and your registered password.
Click the Login button, if successful you’ll be taken to your Dashboard.
How to Make Payment for the Candidate NCEE Registration
Once you’ve been able to successfully activate your account and log in, you can proceed to purchase Quota for the candidate(s) who will be sitting for the exam. To make payment for registration follow the steps below;
- After Login, click Payment
- Enter the Amount you want
- Accept terms of Payment
- Proceed to checkout
- On Remitta choose payment method, click pay
- Once payment is successful, the quota will be generated.
How to Register Candidates For NCEE
For a Candidate to qualify to sit for the examination, he or she must be registered. To register a candidate, registration quota must have been generated after payment. However, If registration quota has not been generated, it means payment has not been effected. (see How to Make payment for the Candidate Registration on Section 3 above).
To register a candidate, follow the steps below:
- Step 1
Login to the NCEE Registration Portal.
- Step 2
On the Dashboard, click on ADD CANDIDATE
Fill in the required fields and Upload candidate’s passport.
Fill the Parent/Guardian information then tick the checkbox accepting that the child is in Primary 6.
A status message is displayed to confirm successful registration of the candidate.
Printing an NCEE Candidates Photocard
You must print out the Candidate’s photo card from the online portal. The printed photo card will be used to admit the candidate into the examination hall.
Much like the other exams NECO offers you can print out your photocard from the online portal. To do so follow the steps below;
- Click on Candidates
- Click 3 dot menu button to view photo card
- Click on Print photo card to print it out.
How to view NCEE Results
See: How to Check NECO Common Entrance Exam Result 2019/2020 [PHOTOS].
View Transaction History
To view Transaction History
- Click Transaction On the Side Menu
- View List of Transactions made
- Click check status to retry any pending or failed transactions
NOTE: Change of Name, Date of Birth and State of Origin would NOT be entertained after the conduct of the Examination.
The examination will hold throughout the country on Saturday 13th April 2019.
All final year pupils of primary schools who shall not be less than 10 years by September 2019 are eligible to take the exam.
The full 2019 NCEE Examination Time-Table has been published online.
The registration period is from Monday 4th March 2019 to Wednesday 10th April 2019.
The website will be closed on 12.00 midnight on Wednesday 10th April 2019.