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NECO External Examination Registration Form 2023/2024

NECO External Examination Registration Form 2023/2024. This is the examination taken by candidates in their last stage of Secondary School Education. The 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 that are not in the school system, i.e. private candidates.

Cost of NECO External Exam Registration

The NECO SSCE External Registration fee is:

  1. Seventeen Thousand Eight Hundred Naira (N17,800.00) only.
  2. Stamp Duty N50.00.

All payments should be made into NECO Treasury Single Account (TSA) SSCE (E) NECO portal.

Note: Candidates sitting for Mathematics and Physics are required to purchase Four Figure Table.

SEE ALSO: WAEC Registration 2024 Start Date and Deadline

NECO External Examination Registration 2023

How to Register for NECO External Exam

Follow the step by step guide provided here to successfully register for the SSCE Ext Exam.

  1. CREATE ACCOUNT: Create an account by visiting:  and click the “Register here” link
  2. ACTIVATE ACCOUNT: An activation link will be sent. Follow the instructions sent to your registered email to activate your account
  3. LOGIN: Visit Use your registered email and password to login
  4. MAKE PAYMENT: Click on “Make payment” to purchase quota. If your payment is successful, you will be issued an exam/ or four figure table quota
  5. REGISTER CANDIDATE ONLINE: Register a candidate by providing biodata and subjects you wish to sit for.
  6. LOCATE CAFE OPERATOR: To register, you have to visit one of the many operator points. Visit to help find one near you.
  7. CAPTURE BIOMETRICS OFFLINE: Go to the cafe nearest to you and capture fingerprint on the offline app. Once uploaded, you will be issued a photocard with your exam number, exam center and other details.
  8. PRINT PHOTOCARD:You can print photocard by:
    • Clicking the photocard link on the offline app
    • Clicking view photocard on the online app to print

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