Basic education 438,030 candidates write BECE today

A total of 438,030 candidates across 1,546 centers will sit the exams for final year junior high school (JHS) students.

  • Published: , Refreshed:
File photo play

File photo

24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

The 2015 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) is scheduled to start nationwide on Monday, June 15.

A total of 438,030 candidates across 1,546 centers will sit the exams for final year junior high school (JHS) students.

The exams starts with English Language and Religious and Moral Education (RME) on Monday with Information and Communications Technology (ICT) scheduled to be the last paper on Friday, June 19.

The total number of candidates for this year’s exams is an increase of 15,084 over last year’s figure of 422,946.

A total of 15,326 invigilators will be deployed for the exams.

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has assured of having put all the necessary measures in place to prevent any malpractices.

Ashanti Region registered the highest number of candidates with 87,815 while 12,521 – representing the least registered regional number – will write the exams in the Upper West Region.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Confession This is the real story behind Atta Ayi's arrestbullet
2 Corrupt Officers BNI investigates Mahama's gov't officials over...bullet
3 Helicopter Saga Ghana Gas: ‘missing’ helicopters with militarybullet
4 Sex Trade Fetish priestess arrested for recruiting young girls...bullet
5 Congratulations Mahama's son graduates from Universitybullet
6 Secret Recording Immigration boss hot over Aisha Huang's...bullet
7 Corruption Mahama officials refunding wrongly pocketed NCA...bullet
8 Illegal Migrants Ghanaians staying in Saudi Arabia to be...bullet
9 Central Region Arsonists planning to burn Kotokuraba...bullet
10 Sources Extension of military age: Ghana risks having...bullet

Top Videos

1 Video Edward Gyampana is the teenage design genius who needs your helpbullet
2 Meet "The Beast" President Obama's Cadillac that's more tank than carbullet
3 Watch Stop taking collection in churches -TB Joshua to Pastorsbullet
4 TRAGEDY Fire guts Coconut Grove Hotelbullet
5 Woyome Judgement Debt Kweku Baako dances over Amidu's winbullet
6 AMERI Power Plant AMERI lacks expertise in power projects –...bullet
7 In Zimbabwe President Mugabe’s 70 year-old aide marries his...bullet
8 Vitiligo Enam Honya - is challenging what you think about...bullet
9 Video Police officer attacked at Flagstaff Housebullet
10 Refugee Ghanaian to lose fingers after 7-hour trek to...bullet

News