Matric Results 2018 North West will be released as part of the National Matric Results 2018. The results are expected to be announced by the Minister of Education on 3 January 2019 and on 4 January 2019 students will be able to get their results at their schools and exam centres.


Congratulations To The Students Of The North West!

North West attained 83.8%, an improvement of 1.7% from 82.1% achieved in 2017.


Exam Results Release Date And Where To Find It

National Senior Certificate: 4 January 2019

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The Independent Examination Board (IEB) Exams: 3 January 2019

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Contact Details for the North West Provincial Department of Education

Tel: (018) 384 3100/51

Website: North West Matric Results


NSC Matric Pass Rate of 2017

If you are interested in the national and provincial pass rates of matric for 2017 then look no further as we have all the data right here.

The Matric pass rate for this year and how it compares over the last 9 years.

2017: 75.1%
2016: 72.5%
2015: 70.7%
2014: 73.9%
2013: 78.2%
2012: 73.9%
2011: 70.2%
2010: 67.8%
2009: 60.6%
2008: 62.5%


The Matric Pass Rate For North West for the last 5 years.

2017: 79.4%
2016: 82.5%
2015: 81.5%
2014: 84.6%
2013: 87.2%


Sello Lehari the MEC of Education for the North West province, said that while he is happy with the overall matric result of 79.4% he is not happy with the over 3% decrease in overall pass rate.  He has stated that he believes that the protests affected service delivery and as a result caused a ripple effect that affected students and lowered the matric pass rate.


Where to get your Matric 2018 Results

Get your Results Online

You can get your results online at the National Department of Education’s website Exam Results Page.


Matric Results in the Newspapers

The matric results will be published in all the major newspapers. So make sure to get a few copies to keep and to give away to friends and family!


Get your Results from your School or Exam Centre

Your results are expected to be available from your school or exam centre on 4 January 2019.


More information about Matric Results

Huffington Post

News 24

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Telephone numbers for provincial and national Departments of Education

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

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


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Last Updated: January 3, 2019