This is a certification examination as embodied in the New National Policy on Education. The candidates for the examination were examined with the new approved curricula of BECE. The examination is conducted in June in seventeen subjects as follows
For the 2013 BECE Examinations Time Table, you can click here.
Last year 2012 over eighty five thousand candidates from over 1000 public and private schools sat for the examination. The result is used to admit candidates in to senior secondary One in public schools in the state, federal colleges and other states senior secondary schools.