Figuring out how to check your matric results online is the fastest way for you to get your final marks. how to check matric results online

Your first port of call should be the Depart of Educations website.  They have a page on their site where the results are loaded so that you can check them online.  The 2018 results will be live on the site after 2pm on Monday the 7th of January 2019.

You will need your exam number in order to check your results. Once you enter your exam number on the site your results will be shown to you.


National Senior Certificate Exams

National Matric Results Here

Some provinces also give their results on their websites

Eastern Cape Matric Results

Free State Department of Education

Gauteng Education Department

KwaZulu-Natal, Department Education

Limpopo Education Department

Mpumalanga Education Information

North West Grade 12 Information

Northern Cape Matric Information

Western Cape Matric Results


Telephone numbers for provincial and national Departments of Education

National office: (012) 312 5845/6/7

Eastern Cape: (043) 604 7709/73

Free State: (051) 404 8000

Gauteng: (011) 355 0588

KwaZulu Natal: (031) 327 0538/0331

Limpopo: (015) 290 7747/7830

Mpumalanga: (013) 766 0033

Northern Cape: (053) 839 6585

North West: (018) 384 3100/51

Western Cape: (021) 467 2483


What can you do if you Didn’t Pass Your Exams?

Failing your exams might seem like the end of the world at first, but there is hope. There are several colleges out there that can help you. You could find a college where you study adult matric or do your matric upgrade. The other option is to sign up with a college that offers courses that you can study without matric.

You can also return to your school for another year, and redo the full year at school.


College where I can study without Matric

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There are several private, distance learning colleges where you can study without matric. They offer fully accredited programmes, that allow you study with as little as Grade 10.  And which can take you to a National Diploma (which is two levels higher than a matric, and one level below a university degree).

Here are some colleges where you can study without Matric:


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If you want to rewrite or upgrade your Matric come and join Matric College today.

We offer a fully online service, with support. Study via your phone, or tablet.  All textbooks are included.

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Last Update: July 25, 2019