Where can I download NECO Timetable pdf 2023?: How can I get the NECO timetable for science students, art and commercial students?
This is the current NECO timetable 2023 that contains subjects both for art and Social science students. Some candidates are still asking whether the NECO timetable is out for 2023. The truth is that the NECO SSCE timetable for Nigerian students has already been released and published online.
This timetable should come as no surprise because in every examination fixed, either WAEC, NABTEB, NECO, GCE or even JAMB, there is always a timetable that is created to help guide you, so you will know when you have your next papers, the date, time and how long you have, to prepare for the examination.
We can’t overemphasise the important role played by timetables in the life of candidates. Over the years, I have sadly seen cases of candidates who missed some of their papers in NECO simply because they were not aware they had papers that day. This is why as a candidate, it is crucial you download the NECO timetable pdf on your smartphone.
What Is NECO Timetable?
The timetable of the National Examination Council (NECO) is usually arranged in tabular form, organized in such a way that each day (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday etc.) is matched up with a specific subject within a particular time duration, making it possible for both science, art and commercial students to sit for their papers without collision of examination.
Is NECO Timetable 2023 Out?
Yes, the Timetable for NECO 2023 Science, Art and Social Science Student has been released and published online.
This means that you can now check the date and time of the subjects you selected during your WAEC registration in the forthcoming NECO Examination.
When Will NECO Timetable For 2023 Come Out?
The timetable for the National Examination Council is expected to be released within a few weeks after registration has ended.
Download WAEC Timetable 2023.
To download your copy of the timetable, Simply click on the download PDF button below after viewing the timetable.
NECO Exam Date 2023.
The SSCE internal examinations main focus is assessing each student who registered for the examination, their academic abilities, how well they understand the subject related to their courses.
The examination will help to determine if you are qualified and eligible to be admitted into any tertiary institution in Nigeria. The exams cover a wide range of subjects, including core subjects such as Mathematics and English Language, as well as elective subjects based on students’ areas of interest.
The NECO 2023 Timetable clearly shows that the examination begins on the 3rd of July 2023, and ends on August 11th, 2023.
As earlier advised, candidates should endeavour to download the PDF version of the NECO SSCE timetable for 2023.
NECO Timetable for 2023.
I’ll like to clearly state here that the 2023 NECO SSCE timetable is subject to change, so it’s essential to stay updated on any edits made by the National Examinations Council. However, we promise to always update you immediately the council made any changes regarding the timetable.
NECO SSCE Timetable 2023.
|DATE||PAPER CODE||PAPER TITLE AND SUBJECT||DURATION||TIME|
Monday 3rd July to Friday 7th July
|2071||Paper I: Practical – Physical Education||To be determined
by the subject demand
Actual date and time will be fixed by the Council.
|3051||Paper I: Practical – Auto Mechanics||3hrs|
|3071||Paper I: Practical – Woodwork||3hrs|
|3081||Paper I: Practical – Home Management||3hrs|
|3091||Paper I: Practical – Foods and Nutrition||3hrs|
|4041||Paper I: Performance Test, Music Technology/Alternative||1hr 30mins|
|4044||Paper IV: Aural Music||50mins|
|4104||Paper IV: Oral French||1hr|
|4114||Paper IV: Oral Arabic||1hr 20mins|
|6011||Paper I: Practical – Auto Body Repair and Spray Painting||3hrs|
|6021||Paper I: Auto Electrical Work||3hrs|
|6031||Paper I: Practical – Auto Mechanical Work||3hrs|
|6051||Paper I: Practical – Air Conditioning and Refrigeration||2hrs|
|6061||Paper I: Practical – Welding and Fabrication, Engineering Craft Practice||6hrs|
|6071||Paper I: Practical – Electrical Installation & Maintenance Work||3hrs|
|6081||Paper I: Practical – Radio, Television and Electronics Work||3hrs|
|6091||Paper I: Practical – Blocklaying, Bricklaying and Concrete Work||5hrs|
|6104||Paper IV: Exhibition – Painting and Decoration|
|6111||Paper I: Practical – Plumbing and Pipe Fitting||5hrs|
|6121||Paper I: Practical – Machine Woodworking||3hrs|
|6131||Paper I: Practical – Carpentry and Joinery||4hrs|
|6141||Paper I: Practical – Furniture Making||3hrs|
|6151||Paper I: Practical – Upholstery||3hrs|
|6161||Paper I: Practical – Catering Craft Practice||3hrs|
|6171||Paper I: Practical – Garment Making||4hrs|
|6181||Paper I: Practical – Clothing and Textiles||3hrs|
|6194||Paper IV: Exhibition – Dyeing and Bleaching|
|6204||Paper IV: Exhibition – Printing Craft Practice|
|6211||Paper I: Practical – Cosmetology||3hrs|
|6224||Paper IV: Exhibition – Photography|
|6254||Paper IV: Exhibition – Leather Goods, Manufacturing and Repair|
|6301||Paper I: Practical – GSM Maintenance and Repairs||3hrs|
|6314||Paper IV: Progressive Assessments – Animal Husbandry|
|Monday 10th July||6271||Paper I: Practical – Data Processing||3hrs||10:00am – 1:00pm|
|Tuesday 11th July||2011||Paper I: Practical – Biology||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|4043/4042||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Music||2hrs 30mins||2:00pm – 4:30pm|
|5053/5052||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Insurance||2hrs 40mins||2:00pm – 4:40pm|
|Wednesday 12th July||4053/4052||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – History||3hrs||10:00am – 1:00pm|
|3061||Paper I: Drawing – Building Construction||3hrs||10:00am – 1:00pm|
|3093/3092||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Foods & Nutrition||2hrs 30mins||2:00pm – 4:30pm|
|3074||Paper IV: Drawing & Design – Woodwork||2hrs||2:00pm – 4:00pm|
|Thursday 13th July||2021||Paper I: Practical – Chemistry||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|4073/4072||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Government||2hrs 40mins||2:00pm – 4:40pm|
|Friday 14th July||3063/3062||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Building Construction||2 hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|4093/4094||Paper III & IV: Objective & Prose – Literature in English||2hrs 15mins||10:00am – 12:15pm|
|Monday 17th July||2061||Paper I: Practical – Agricultural Science||1hr 30mins||10:00am – 11:30am|
|4113/4112||Paper III & II: Objective, Essay & Literature – Arabic||3hrs 30mins||2:00pm – 5:30pm|
|Tuesday 18th July||2031||Paper I: Practical – Physics||2hrs 45mins||10:00am – 12:45pm|
|3033/3032||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Basic Electricity||2hrs 15mins||2.00pm – 4:15pm|
|5043/5042||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Office Practice||3hrs||2:00pm – 5:00pm|
|Wednesday 19th July||2063/2062||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Agricultural Science||2hrs 30mins||10:00am – 12:30pm|
|4101||Paper I: Written Comprehension – French||1hr||2:00pm – 3:00pm|
|4102||Paper II: Written Expression – French||1hr 45mins||3:00pm – 4:45pm|
|Thursday 20th July||1033/1032||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Civic Education||3hrs||10:00am – 1:00pm|
|2051||Paper I: Test of Practical – Health Education||1hr 30mins||2:00pm – 3:30pm|
|2053/2052||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Health Education||2hrs||3:35pm – 5:35pm|
|Friday 21st July||2013/2012||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Biology||2hrs 30mins||10:00am – 12:30pm|
Monday 24th July
|2023/2022||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Chemistry||3hrs||10:00am – 1:00pm|
|4123/4122||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Hausa||3hrs||2:00pm – 5:00pm|
|4133/4132||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Igbo||3hrs||2:00pm – 5:00pm|
|4143/4142||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Yoruba||3hrs||2:00pm – 5:00pm|
|4153/4152||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Edo||3hrs||2:00pm – 5:00pm|
|4163/4162||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Efik||3hrs||2:00pm – 5:00pm|
|4173/4172||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Ibibio||3hrs||2:00pm – 5:00pm|
|Tuesday 25th July||3011||Paper I: Practical – Technical Drawing||3hrs||10:00 am – 1:00pm|
|3031||Paper I: Practical – Basic Electricity||3hrs||2:00pm – 5:00pm|
|5033/5032||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Commerce||2hrs 40mins||2:00pm – 4:40pm|
Wednesday 26th July
|1013||Paper III: Objective – English Language||1hr||10:00am – 11:00am|
|1012||Paper II: Essay – English Language||1hr 45mins||11:15am – 1:00pm|
|1014||Paper IV: Test of Orals – English Language||45mins||1:15pm – 2:00pm|
|3043/3042||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Electronics||2hrs||2:30pm – 4:30pm|
|5013/5012||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Store Management||2hrs 40mins||2:30pm – 5:10pm|
|Thursday 27th July||2033/2032||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Physics||3hrs||10:00am – 1:00pm|
|3073/3072||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Woodwork||2hrs||2:00pm – 4:00pm|
|4092||Paper II: Drama & Poetry – Literature in English||1hr 40mins||2:00pm – 3:40pm|
|Friday 28th July||4063/4061||Paper III & I: Objective & Practical / Physical – Geography||2hrs 30mins||10:00am – 12:30pm|
|Monday 31st July||4034||Paper IV: Creative Design – Visual Art||3hrs||10:00am – 1:00pm|
|3021||Paper I: Practical – Metal Work||3hrs||10:00am – 1:00pm|
|4031||Paper I: Drawing – Visual Art||3hrs||2:00pm – 5:00pm|
|3041||Paper I: Practical – Electronics||3hrs||2:00pm – 5:00pm|
|Tuesday 1st August||4083/4082||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Economics||3hrs||10:00 am – 1:00pm|
|4062||Paper II: Essay – Human and Regional Geography||2hrs||3:00pm – 5:00pm|
|Wednesday 2nd August||1023||Paper III: Objective – General Mathematics||1hr 45mins||10:00am – 11:45am|
|1022||Paper II: Essay – General Mathematics||2hrs 30mins||12:00pm – 2:30pm|
|3023/3022||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Metal Work||2hrs 30mins||3:00pm – 5:30pm|
|2073/2072||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Physical Education||2hrs||3:30pm – 5:30pm|
Thursday 3rd August
|6101||Paper I(b): Painting and Decoration (Practical)||6hrs||10:00am – 4:00pm|
|6191||Paper I(b): Dyeing and Bleaching (Practical)||6hrs||10:00am – 4:00pm|
|6201||Paper I(b): Printing Craft Practice (Practical)||6hrs||10:00am – 4:00pm|
|6221||Paper I(b): Photography (Practical)||6hrs||10:00am – 4:00pm|
|6251||Paper I(b): Leather Goods Manufacturing and Repair (Practical)||6hrs||10:00am – 4:00pm|
|6231||Paper I: Practical – Mining||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|6321||Paper I: Practical – Fisheries||1hr 30mins||10:00am – 11:30am|
|6311||Paper I: Practical – Animal Husbandry||1hr 30mins||10:00am – 11:30am|
|6261||Paper I: Practical – Stenography||1hr 17mins||10:00am – 11:17am|
|6264||Paper IV: Practical – Stenography (Word Processing)||2hrs||2:00pm – 4:00pm|
Friday 4th August
|6053/6052||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration||1hr 40mins||10:00am – 11:40am|
|6073/6072||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Electrical Installation & Maintenance Work||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|6093/6092||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Blocklaying, Bricklaying & Concrete Work||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|6123/6122||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Machine Woodworking||1hr 40mins||10:00am – 11:40am|
|6133/6132||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Carpentry & Joinery||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|6173/6172||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Garment Making||2hrs 30mins||10:00am – 12:30pm|
|6333/6332||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Marketing||2hrs 40mins||10:00am – 12:40pm|
|6153/6152||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Upholstery||1hr 30mins||10:00am – 11:30am|
|6263/6262||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Stenography||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|6313/6312||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Animal Husbandry||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|6323/6322||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Fisheries||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|6101||Paper I(a): Painting and Decoration (Report Writing)||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|6191||Paper I(a): Dyeing and Bleaching (Report Writing)||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|6201||Paper I(a): Printing Craft Practice (Report Writing)||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|6221||Paper I(a): Photography (Report Writing)||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|6251||Paper I(a): Leather Goods Manufacturing and Repair (Report Writing)||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|Monday 7th August||2081||Paper 1: Practical – Computer Studies||3hrs||10:00 am – 1:00pm|
|Tuesday 8th August||6013/6012||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Auto-Body Repair and Spray Painting||2hrs 30mins||10:00am – 12:30pm|
|6023/6022||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Auto Electrical Work||2hrs 30mins||10:00am – 12:30pm|
|6033/6032||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Auto Mechanical work||2hrs 30mins||10:00am – 12:30pm|
|6043/6042||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Auto Parts Merchandising||2hrs 15mins||10:00am – 12:15pm|
|6063/6062||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Welding & Fabrication Engineering Craft Practice||3hrs||10:00am – 1:00pm|
|6083/6082||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Radio, Television & Electronics Work||2hrs 30mins||10:00am – 12:30pm|
|6113/6112||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Plumbing & Pipe Fitting||2hrs 30mins||10:00am – 12:30pm|
|6144||Paper IV: Drawing & Design – Furniture Making||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|6143/6142||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Furniture Making||1hr 45mins||12:15pm – 2:00pm|
|6163/6162||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Catering Craft Practice||2hrs 30mins||10:00am – 12:30pm|
|6183/6182||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Clothing & Textiles||2hrs 30mins||10:00am – 12:30pm|
|6213/6212||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Cosmetology||2hrs 30mins||10:00am – 12:30pm|
|6233/6232||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Minning||2hrs 45mins||10:00am – 12:45pm|
|6243/6242||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Tourism||3hrs 30mins||10:00am – 1:30pm|
|6273/6272||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Data Processing||3hrs||10:00am – 1:00pm|
|6283/6282||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Store Keeping||2hrs 40mins||10:00am – 12:40pm|
|6293/6292||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Book Keeping||3hrs 50mins||10:00am – 1:50pm|
|6303/6302||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – GSM Maintenance & Repairs||3hrs||10:00am – 1:00pm|
|6343/6342||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Salesmanship||2hrs 40mins||10:00am – 12:40pm|
|3013/3014||Paper III & IV: Objective & Drawing – Technical Drawing||2hrs 30mins||2:30pm – 5:00pm|
|Wednesday 9th August||2083/2082||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Computer Studies||3hrs||10:00am – 1:00am|
|4013/4012||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Christian Religious Studies||2hrs 30mins||2:00pm – 4:30pm|
|4023/4022||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Islamic Studies||2hrs 30mins||2:00pm – 4:30pm|
|Thursday 10th August||2043||Paper III: Objective – Further Mathematics||2hrs||10:00am – 12:00noon|
|2042||Paper II: Essay – Further Mathematics||2hrs 30mins||12:00noon – 2:30pm|
|5023/5022||Paper III & II: Objective, Theory & Practice – Financial Accounting||3hrs 50mins||10:00am – 1:50pm|
|4033/4032||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Visual Art||3hrs||2:40pm – 5:40pm|
|Friday 11th August||3053/3052||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Auto Mechanics||2hrs 30mins||10:00am – 12:30pm|
|3083/3082||Paper III & II: Objective & Essay – Home Management||2hrs 30mins||10:00am – 12:30pm|
Hints Schools and Candidates Should Note:
- Both the school and candidates sitting for the National Examinations Council (NECO) SSCE examination should adhere to the time on the question paper if it differs from that on this timetable.
- Always ensure that you confirm examination venues for Physical Education, Auto Mechanics, French, Music, and Arabic from NECO State Offices.
- In this case, candidates and schools in general, should note that practical examination in certain subjects may be conducted in sets when the availability of equipment is limited.
- Provide Visual Arts Paper IV to candidates at least one week before their examination date.
- Distribute Welding & Fabrication and Engineering Craft Practice materials at least three weeks before the the date of the examination to enable candidates familiarize themselves with it.
- Give Dyeing and Bleaching, Photography, Painting and Decoration, Printing Craft Practice, and Leather Goods materials at least two weeks before their examination date.
- Nigerian languages include a literature aspect.
- Allow albinos and blind candidates an additional 30 minutes for each subject.
- Schools must ensure that every blind candidates make use of the NECO-supplied OBR customized braille sheet.
- Candidates are allowed by the NECO board to make use of scientific calculators.
- It’s against NECO rules and regulation for any candidation to bring into the examination hall, any Electronic communication gadgets.
- Candidates must sit for practical exams (Paper 1) to receive a result in the subject.