How to Get Matric Results 2021, find full information on how to get matric results in 2021.
Matric studies has took a different turn in 2020. Things have changed so drastically that even the way we used to do things at our school have changed. We can only hope for better results even if we are still faced with the invisible enemy, COVID-19.
Education Minister recently briefed the media on how the matric results in 2021 will be processed.
“Marking will commence in earnest on 4 January 2021. On 12 February 2021, the DBE will present an irregularities report to UmaIusi, and thereafter wait for the quality assurance agency to make an announcement on the integrity, credibility and fairness of the 2020 NSC examinations,” said Basic Education Minster Angie Motshekga on Thursday.
Results are set to be released on 22 February 2021 and candidates should get their statement of results on 23 February 2021. SANews.gov.za
Without wasting more time, here are the ways you can get matric results in South Africa for those who have written grade 12 examinations.
The Department of Basic Education website
Candidates’ partial results will be made available on the Department of Basic Education website.
News24 Matric Results Portal
News24 has also have facilities to broadcast matric results.
EWN matric portal
The EWN matric results portal makes it possible for learners to get their results online on the day of release.
Sowetan Live matric portal
The Sowetan Live matric portal offers learners a pre-registration service to receive their results and share them on social media.
The 2021 matric results will be published in most of South Africa’s major daily newspapers on 22 February 2021.
To find their results, users will have to know their exam number (learners’ exam numbers will be published instead of their names).
The Department of Basic Education urged learners to get their statements of results on 23 February 2021 from their schools.
Learners can send their ID number and exam number to 35658 to register to receive their 2021 matric results.
They will get a confirmation SMS after registration, and will then receive their results as soon as they become available.
There is a once-off cost of R3.00 to register.
On the day the results are released, users can dial *120*35658# and follow the instructions to receive their matric results.
Users will receive their results per subject after they have completed the process.
Phone the Department of Basic Education
Learners can call the Department of Basic Education on 082 152 to receive their 2020 matric results.