NATIONAL SENIOR CERTIFICATE EXAMINATION TIMETABLE

Find the official IEB National Senior Certificate Examination Timetable for 2020 right here below..

OCTOBER – DECEMBER 2020

Date Morning Time Afternoon Time

Wednesday 9 September

Life Orientation CAT Part B

09:00–11:00

Thursday 10 September

Dramatic Arts ESIT

Wednesday 16 September

Life Sciences PAT

10:00–11:30

Wednesday 14 October

Advanced Programme Afrikaans#

Advanced Programme English#

09:00–12:00

09:00–12:00

Thursday 15 October

Computer Applications Technology: Paper-II

(Practical Examination)

09:00–12:00

Friday 16 October

Information Technology: Paper-II

(Practical Examination)

09:00–12:00

Monday 19 October

History PI (Discursive Essay & Extended Writing)

09:00–11:00

Tuesday 20 October

Agricultural Science

Music PI

09:00–12:00

09:00–12:00

Music PII

14:00–15:30

Wednesday 21 October

English Home Language PI (Reading)

English First Add Language PI (Reading)

09:00–12:00

09:00–11:30

Thursday 22 October

Computer Application Technology PI (Theory)

09:00–12:00

Friday 23 October

Advanced Programme Mathematics#

Paper I (Core Module)

08:00–10:00

Advanced ProgrammeMathematics#

Paper-II (Elective Module)

11:00–12:00

Monday 26 October

Life Sciences PI

09:00–12:00

Tuesday 27 October

Economics

Electrical Technology

Mechanical Technology

Economics

Electrical Technology

Mechanical Technology

09:00–12:00

09:00–12:00

09:00–12:00

Wednesday 28 October

Business Studies

09:00–12:00

Thursday 29 October

Agricultural Management Practice

Dramatic Arts

09:00–12:00

09:00–12:00

Friday 30 October

Afrikaans Home Language PI (Reading)

Afrikaans First Add Lang PI (Reading)

IsiXhosa First Add Language PI (Reading)

IsiZulu First Add Language PI (Reading)

IsiZulu Home Language PI (Reading)

Sepedi First Add Language PI (Reading)

Sepedi Home Language PI (Reading)

Sesotho First Add Language PI (Reading)

Sesotho Home Language PI (Reading)

Setswana First Add Language PI (Reading)

Siswati First Add Language PI (Reading)

Siswati Home Language PI (Reading)

Xitsonga First Add Language PI (Reading)

09:00–12:00

09:00–11:30

09:00–11:30

09:00–11:30

09:00–12:00

09:00–11:30

09:00–12:00

09:00–11:30

09:00–12:00

09:00–11:30

09:00–11:30

09:00–12:00

09:00–11:30

Monday 2 November

Mathematics PI

Technical Mathematics PI

09:00–12:00

09:00–12:00

Tuesday 3 November

Consumer Studies

Hospitality Studies

09:00–12:00

09:00–12:00

Wednesday 4 November

Accounting PI

09:00–11:00

Accounting PII

14:00–16:00

Thursday 5 November

Visual Arts

09:00–12:00

Friday 6 November

Information Technology PI (Theory)

09:00–12:00

German Home Lang PI*

German Second Add Lang PI*

German Home Lang PI**

Gujarati Home Lang PI**

Gujarati First Add Lang PI**

Gujarati Second Add Lang PI*

Hebrew Second Add Lang PI*

Hindi Home Lang PI**

Hindi First Add Lang PI**

Hindi Second Add Lang PI*

Tamil Home Lang PI**

Tamil First Add Lang PI**

Tamil Second Add Lang PI*

Telugu Home Lang PI**

Telugu First Add Lang PI**

Telugu Second Add Lang PI*

Urdu Home Lang PI**

Urdu First Add Lang PI**

Urdu Second Add Lang PI*

14:00–17:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

Monday 9 November

Mathematical Literacy PI

Physical Sciences PI (Physics)

Technical Sciences PI

09:00–12:00

09:00–12:00

09:00–12:00

Tuesday 10 November

Geography PI

09:00–12:00

Geography PII

Nautical Science PI

14:00–15:30

14:00–17:00

Wednesday 11 November

Engineering Graphics and Design PI

09:00–12:00

German Home Lang PII*

German Second Add Lang PII*

German Home Lang PII**

Gujarati Home Lang PII**

Gujarati First Add Lang PII**

Gujarati Second Add Lang PII*

Hebrew Second Add Lang PII*

Hindi Home Lang PII**

Hindi First Add Lang PII**

Hindi Second Add Lang PII*

Tamil Home Lang PII**

Tamil First Add Lang PII**

Tamil Second Add Lang PII*

Telugu Home Lang PII**

Telugu First Add Lang PII**

Telugu Second Add Lang PII*

Urdu Home Lang PII**

Urdu First Add Lang PII**

Urdu Second Add Lang PII*

14:00–17:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

Thursday 12 November

English Home Language PII (Writing)

English First Add Language PII (Writing)

09:00–12:00

09:00–11:30

Thursday 12 November

RELIGIOUS DAY DIWALI

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RELIGIOUS DAY DIWALI

Monday 16 November

Mathematics PII

Technical Mathematics PII

09:00–12:00

09:00–12:00

Tuesday 17 November

History PII (Source Analysis)

09:00–12:00

Wednesday 18 November

No examination

-

No examination

Thursday 19 November

Mathematical Literacy PII

Physical Sciences PII (Chemistry)

Technical Sciences PII

09:00–12:00

09:00–12:00

09:00–12:00

Friday 20 November

Engineering Graphics and Design PII

09:00–12:00

Arabic Second Add Lang PI*

French Second Add Lang PI*

Italian Second Add Lang PI*

Latin Second Add Lang PI*

Mandarin Second Add Lang PI*

Modern Greek Sec Add Lang PI*

Portuguese Home Lang PI**

Portuguese First Add Lang PI **

Portuguese Second Add Lang PI*

Serbian Second Add Lang PI*

Spanish Second Add Lang PI*

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–17:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

Monday 23 November

Tourism

09:00–12:00

Arabic Second Add Lang PII*

French Second Add Lang PII*

Italian Second Add Lang PII*

Latin Second Add Lang PII*

Mandarin Second Add Lang PII*

Modern Greek Sec Add Lang PII*

Portuguese Home Lang PII**

Portuguese First Add Lang PII**

Portuguese Second Add Lang PII*

Serbian Second Add Lang PII*

Spanish Second Add Lang PII*

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

14:00–16:00

Tuesday 24 November

Life Sciences PII

09:00–11:00

Nautical Science PII

Sport and Exercise Science

14:00–17:00

14:00–17:00

14:00–17:00

14:00–17:00

Afrikaans Home Lang PII (Writing)

Afrikaans First Add Lang PII (Writing)

IsiXhosa First Add Language PII (Writing)

IsiZulu First Add Language PII (Writing)

IsiZulu Home Language PII (Writing)

Sepedi First Add Language PII (Writing)

Sepedi Home Language PII (Writing)

Sesotho First Add Language PII (Writing)

Sesotho Home Language PII (Writing)

Setswana First Add Language PII (Writing)

Siswati First Add Language PII (Writing)

Siswati Home Language PII (Writing)

Xitsonga First Add Language PII (Writing)

09:00–12:00

09:00–11:30

09:00–11:30

09:00–11:30

09:00–12:00

09:00–11:30

09:00–12:00

09:00–11:30

09:00–12:00

09:00–11:30

09:00–11:30

09:00–12:00

09:00–11:30

German Home Lang PIII **

Gujarati Home Lang PIII**

Gujarati First Add Lang PIII**

Hindi Home Lang PIII**

Hindi First Add Lang PIII**

Portuguese Home Lang PIII**

Portuguese First Add Lang PIII**

Tamil Home Lang PIII**

Tamil First Add Lang PIII**

Telugu Home Lang PIII**

Telugu First Add Lang PIII**

Urdu Home Lang PIII**

Urdu First Add Lang PIII**

Equine Studies

Maritime Economics

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:30

14:00–16:30

14:00–17:00

14:00–17:00

Thursday 26 November

Design

09:00–12:00

Friday 27 November

Dance Studies

09:00–12:00

# An extra-curricular subject: Not for certification.

  • * Written according to IEB SAGs
  • ** Written according to DOE SAGs

A period of ten minutes before the official commencement of the examination will be allowed for reading time over and above the reading of any other instructions that may be necessary.

Last Updated: September 27, 2020