The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has officially released the timetable for 2023 West African Senior School Certificate Examination for Private Candidates, first Series, commonly referred to as GCE.


  • Are you writing the 2023 West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (WASSCE) January/February (First series)? If yes, please be informed you that the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has released the examination timetable.
  • The official 2023 WAEC GCE timetable is available below for interested candidates to download.
  • The exam will start on Tuesday, 31st January 2023, and end on Friday, 17th February 2023.
  • A printable version (pdf) has been included for candidates who wish to have the timetable printed.

2023 WAEC GCE Exam Date

The examination has been scheduled to take off on Tuesday, 31st January 2023, and ends on Friday, 17th February 2023.

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2023 WAEC GCE Timetable

Difference in Time on Question Paper and Timetable

Where the duration indicated on the question paper differs from that on the timetable, the one on the question paper should be followed.