Matric Results 2017 Eastern Cape



Matric Results 2017 Eastern CapeMatric Results 2017 Eastern Cape  results will be released as part of the National Matric Results 2017. The results are announced by the Minister of Education on 4 January 2018. And on 5 January 2018 students will be able to get their results at their schools and exam centres.

Matric Results 2017 Eastern Cape

Latest News: Umalusi Approves Matric Results

On Friday (29 December 2017) the Umalusi council approved the results for the Matric Class of 2017. For the first time in many years, there were not leaked papers.

Umalusi says that the quality of student answers has improved. And that marks has increased overall. So here is to a better result that you might expect!

Watch the Umalusi announcement on YouTube

The official exam results dates are:

National Senior Certificate: 4 January 2018

The Independent Examination Board (IEB) Exams: 3 January 2018


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 Eastern Cape for the last 5 years.

2017: 65%
2016: 59.3%
2015: 56.8%
2014: 65.4%
2013: 64.9%

The Eastern Cape is happy with the matric results for 2017, the MEC of the eastern cape, Mandla Makupula says that this  5.7% improvement is worthy of celebration. He attributed this success to the stability in the education department. The eastern cape is also the second most improved province for the year 2017.


Contact Details for the Eastern Cape Provincial Department of Education

Tel: (043) 604 7709/73

Website: Eastern Cape Matric Results


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Where to get your Matric 2017 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 will be available from your school or exam centre on 5 January 2018.


More information about Matric Results

Huffington Post

News 24

Voices on News24


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


Last Updated: January 8th, 2018