JSS3 BECE Timetable 2023-2024 ( Junior WAEC Timetable )

The Basic Certificate Examination(BECE) is an annual examination that is usually conducted for the JSS3 students which serves as a prerequisite before students from junior level can crossover to senior class. The BECE is regulated by the National Examination Council(NECO).

Sequel to that, the BECE Timetable for the basic certificate examination is out. According to the council, it revealed that the BECE will start on Monday 16th May, 2022 and end on Monday 30th May, 2022.

In view of that, if you are among the people that are asking for when the 2022 Junior WAEC will start, the exam will commence on 16th May, 2022.

BECE Timetable

  1. Monday 16th May

 

  • Paper I: Objective: Hausa L1 – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper I: Objective: Igbo L1 – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper I: Objective: Yoruba L1 – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper I: Objective: Edo L1 – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper I: Objective: Efik L1 – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper I: Objective: Ibibio L1 – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper II: Objective: Hausa L1 – 11.00am – 12.00noon
  • Paper II: Objective: Igbo L1 – 11.00am – 12.00noon
  • Paper II: Objective: Yoruba L1 – 11.00am – 12.00noon
  • Paper II: Objective: Edo L1 – 11.00am – 12.00noon
  • Paper II: Objective: Efik L1 – 11.00am – 12.00noon
  • Paper II: Objective: Ibibio L1 – 11.00am – 12.00noon
  • Paper I: Objective: Hausa L2 – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper I: Objective: Igbo L2 – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper I: Objective: Yoruba L2 – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper I: Objective: Business Studies – 2.30pm – 3.30pm
  • Paper II: Objective: Business Studies – 3.30pm – 4.30pm

 

  1. Tuesday 17th May

 

  • Paper I: Objective: National Values Education (NVE) – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper II: Objective: National Values Education (NVE) – 11.00am – 12.00noon
  • Paper IV: Drawing: Basic Science and Technology (BST) – 2.30pm – 3.15pm

 

  1. Wednesday 18th May

 

  • Paper I: Objective: Mathematics – 10.00am – 11.20am
  • Paper II: Objective: Mathematics – 11.20am – 12.40pm
  • Paper III: Essay: Mathematics – 2.30pm – 3.10pm

 

  1. Thursday 19th May

 

  • Paper III: Practical: Business Studies – 10.00am – 10.20am

 

  1. Friday 20th May

 

  • Paper I: Objective: History – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper II: Objective: History – 11.00am – 12.00noon

 

  1. Monday 23rd May

 

  • Paper III: Computer Practical: Basic Science and Technology (BST) – 10.00am – 10.45am

 

  1. Tuesday 24th May

 

  • Paper I: Objective: Cultural and Creative Arts (CCA) – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper II: Objective: Cultural and Creative Arts (CCA) – 11.00am – 12.00noon
  • Paper III: Practical: Cultural and Creative Arts (CCA) – 2.30pm – 3.30pm

 

  1. Wednesday 25th May

 

  • Paper I: Objective: English Studies – 10.00am – 11.20am
  • Paper II: Objective: English Studies – 11.20am – 12.00 noon
  • Paper III: Essay: English Studies – 2.30pm – 3.00pm

 

  1. Thursday 26th May

 

  • Paper I: Objective: Christian Religious Studies – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper I: Objective: Islamic Studies – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper II: Objective: Christian Religious Studies – 11.00am – 12.00noon
  • Paper II: Objective: Islamic Studies – 11.00am – 12.00noon
  • Paper I: Objective: Pre-Vocational Studies (PVS) – 2.30pm – 3.30pm
  • Paper II: Objective: Pre-Vocational Studies (PVS) – 3.30pm – 4.30pm

 

  1. Friday 27th May

 

  • Paper I: Objective: Basic Science and Technology (BST) – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper II: Objective: Basic Science and Technology (BST) – 11.00am – 12.00noon
  1. Monday 30th May

 

  • Paper I: Objective: Arabic Language – 10.00am – 11.00am
  • Paper II: Objective: Arabic Language – 11.00am – 12.00noon
  • Paper I: Objective: French Language – 2.30pm – 3.30pm
  • Paper II: Objective: French Language – 3.30pm – 4.30pm

Related – Recommend Literature Textbooks For BECE

Also Read – BECE English Past Questions And Answers

Read More – BECE Mathematics Questions And Answers

N/B; the practicals in Business Studies and Basic Science & Technology are only permitted to be in sets where the number of the candidates are large and the practical equipment cannot be enough for each student.

Also, no circumstance should the practical Examination exceed 5:00 pm. On the other hand, if the exam center doesn’t have a Typewriter for Business Studies, they can use Computers instead.

  • Candidates with special needs like Blind and Albino candidates should be given extra 30 mins from the allotted time in all the subjects.
  • The blind students are required to make use of the NECO- supplied OBR Customized Braille Sheet for the examination in all the subjects.

How To Get Good Grades In BECE

 

Once you are done registering for the BECE, the next question that will prompt is how to get the desired score. No worries, we are going to tackle that in this section.

If you desire to get a good grades in BECE, you need to make some sacrifices because nothing good comes easy. As a student who is sincere with himself/herself, we know that brain work like reading is really draining and very difficult to cope with but there is still a way out.

As a student who has a few months to prepare for BECE questions across all the subjects, you need to read many books before you can get an amazing BECE grades. Nevertheless, the guide below will be of immeasurable help to you, let’s quickly go through it together. To get good grades in BECE, just do this:

  • Get The Right Textbooks Relevant To Your Subjects You Want To Write 

If you can lay your hands on the right textbooks and read them very well, it will help you out on the examination day since you can’t give what you don’t have. 

  • Get Recent Past Questions On The Relevant Subjects

Since you are not used to the kind of questions that BECE usually asks, past questions will guide you on the kind of questions that you should be expecting and how to answer them.

With the past questions, you will be able to find out that the questions are usually in objective forms which may make the answers a bit contradicting, hence extensive study of the BECE past questions is highly recommended.

  • Go For BECE Tutorials

BECE tutorials are preparatory centers for prospective junior secondary school students where experts will guide you on some topics that you may be finding difficult when studying alone.

As we all know that no one is an encyclopedia of knowledge, knowledge sharing during tutorials will go a long way to boost your BECE grades.

BECE Grading System

 

If you are anxious about your BECE result, it is good if you know their grading system so as to know the kind of grade you will be expecting depending on your performance.

The BECE grading system is summarized below;

S/N Grade Meaning
1. A Distinction
2. B Upper Credit
3. C Lower Credit
4. P Pass
5 F Fail

 

Is The BECE 2022 Timetable Out?

 

Yes, the 2022 BECE timetable is out

The management of the West African Examination Council (WAEC) has released the 2022 BECE timetable for final year Junior High School (JHS) students.

FAQs

How Can I Get Good Grades In BECE?

 

To be able to get good grades in BECE, just do the following:

  • Get The Right Textbooks Relevant To Your Subjects You Want To Write 

If you can lay your hands on the right textbooks and read them very well, it will help you out on the examination day since you can’t give what you don’t have. 

  • Get Recent Past Questions On The Relevant Subjects

Since you are not used to the kind of questions that BECE usually asks, past questions will guide you on the kind of questions that you should be expecting and how to answer them.

With the past questions, you will be able to find out that the questions are usually in objective forms which may make the answers a bit contradicting, hence extensive study of the BECE past questions is highly recommended.

  • Go For BECE Tutorials

BECE tutorials are preparatory centers for prospective junior secondary school students where experts will guide you on some topics that you may be finding difficult when studying alone.

As we all know that no one is an encyclopedia of knowledge, knowledge sharing during tutorials will go a long way to boost your BECE grades.

Conclusion

The BECE timetable is out and you should get the timetable so that you can use it as a guide during your preparatory studies.

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