WAEC Releases WASSCE 2021 Results: Over 140,000 Candidates Score F9 In Maths, English, 3000 Results Withheld, 174 Cancelled Display a web interstitial ad

WAEC Releases WASSCE 2021 Results: Over 140,000 candidates score F9 in Maths, English, 3000 results withheld, 174 cancelled

By Stermy 4 Min Read

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has announced that it has released the provisional results of candidates, who sat for the 2021 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

2021 WASSCE Results Released: This was made known to the general public in a press statement released on Wednesday, December 8, 2021, signed by the Head of Public Affairs, Agnes Teye-Cudjoe.

This follows the completion of all post-examination processes.

We're now on WhatsApp. Click here to join.

A total of 446,352 candidates, made up of 221,439 (49.6 %) males and 224,913 (50.4 %) females from 965 schools entered for the examination.

This figure is 18.8% higher than the 2020 figure of 375,763. A total of 3,545 (0.79 %) of the candidates who registered were absent from the examination.


According to the statement by WAEC, the Entire Results of 3,667 candidates have been withheld pending the conclusion of investigations into various cases of examination malpractice detected during and after the conduct of the examination.

The scripts of candidates from 194 schools in certain subjects have also been withheld and are being scrutinised.

The withheld results of candidates may be cancelled or released based on the outcome of the investigations.


A total number of 1,339 Subject Results and 174 Entire Results have been canceled for various examination malpractices such as bringing foreign material including mobile phones into the examination hall, tearing off parts of question papers and collusion.

This follows the approval of the 31st Meeting of the Ghana Examinations Committee held in October 2021.


According to the statistic made available by WAEC which shows in the photo below shows clearly that there were improvements in the performance of candidates at Grades A1 to C6 in Integrated Science and Social Studies in 2021 as against 2020.

The provisional results indicate, as shown in the photo below that  On the other hand, English Language and Mathematics (Core) recorded a decline in the performance of candidates at Grades A1 to C6 in 2021 as compared to 2020.


The Council has also sent out words of caution to all stakeholders especially candidates to be on the alert and not fall prey to the activities of scammers who promise to upgrade results for a fee. adding that Candidates are to note that all WAEC results are secured and can be authenticated.

Institutions are therefore urged to always verify results presented to them to expose incidents of forgery, according to the statement.

How To Check 2021 Wassce Results

The Council has also hosted the results online and candidates who so desire, may access their results at the Council’s website or dial the short code *944#.

Click to access RELEASE-OF-WASSCE-SC-2021-RESULTS.pdf

Download The WASSCE 2021 RESULT PDF

Subscribe To Our YouTube Channel Townflex TV

I hope you had a nice time going through the above article, if you did then subscribe to Townflex.com by clicking on the bell icon displaying in the bottom corner to receive our daily post updates first, and also click to subscribe to our YouTube channel for more updates.

Send your news stories to [email protected] and via WhatsApp on +233247578971

Source: Townflex.com

Share This Article
By Stermy
Stermy is one Crazy fan of the word "Internet". Always online to stay informed and keep others updated. #townflex