How to Check your WAEC Results without using a Scratch Card

Filed in Education, Exam by on October 12, 2021

– WAEC results without Scratch Card –

There are several methods for checking WAEC results, one of which is to check WAEC results without a scratch card. That is why you will learn it on this page. Aside from the fact that the West African Examinations Council established these procedures, it is not a trick to check WAEC Results without Scratch Card.

WAEC results without Scratch Card

With the West Africa Examination Council likely to release the result of WAEC 2021, a lot of candidates will look for ways to check their WAEC results.

Checking your WAEC result is easy.

There are different options available to you via:

  • Check it online using scratch cards.
  • Check it with SMS/Email

Is the WAEC Result Scratch Card Necessary?WAEC results without Scratch Card

1. It savers as a protection to your result in the WAEC database

2. Using the Scratch Card helps control how users access the Result checking Portal

3. It’s a way of making money for the organisation (WAEC Office)

How to Check your WAEC Results with Your Phone

I’m assuming you’re all mistaking the SMS method of checking WAEC results for a method of checking WAEC results without a scratch card.

If that’s what you’re thinking, you’re mistaken because checking your results via SMS also requires the Scratch Card’s PIN number (although you’ll need no serial number)

  • Send SMS in the format below:
    To short-code 32327 (MTN, Celtel & Glo subscribers)
  • For example -: WAEC*4250101001*123456789012*2007
    Note: Ensure you adhere strictly to the format above. There should be no space in the message.
  • Wait for your result to be delivered to your phone via SMS. (SMS Cost N30 Only)


Check Your WAEC Results OnlineWAEC results without Scratch Card

You can either use a mobile phone or PC to do this, as long as it’s connected to the internet.

  1. Logon to
  2. Enter your 10-digit WAEC Examination Number.
    (This is your 7-Digit centre number followed by your 3-digit candidate number, e.g. 4123456789)
  3. Enter the 4 digits of your Examination Year, e.g. 2002
  4. Select the Type of Examination
  5. Enter the Card Serial Number found on the reverse side of your Scratch card.
  6. Enter the Personal Identification Number (PIN) on your Scratch card
  7. Click Submit and wait for the results window to come up

More Information

But, there are certain “searches” you should know about which do not exist for now and those are;

  • Checking WAEC results without scratch card pin or serial number
  • How to check WAEC results without examination number
  • How to check results without spending money or credit

This is because you MUST use the following to check your WAEC result online or SMS;

  • Examination Number  – Your Exam number is your unique number. It differentiates you from the rest. Therefore, no one can have the same exam number (only by error).
  • Examination Year – By providing the year you did your exam, you will simplify the database job of locating your results and other vital information about you immediately.
  • Type of Examination – WAEC conducts different exam types, like GCE, SSCE, etc. That is why providing the type of exam you had taken part in also helps to get your data from the WAEC portal.
  • Card Serial Number– This is a number unique to each card too.


Printing your WAEC Results

Printing your WAEC result as soon as you receive it is the simplest way to avoid having to double-check your results. You will need to get a scratch card in order to print your WAEC results.

  • First, you need is to select the ‘Send results to Email option’ on the WAEC result checker.
  • Log in and enter your email address
  • Click on ‘Submit’.

It is important to note that you will still require a WAEC scratch card, but for the time being, you can get your results instantly and then purchase a WAEC Scratch card here to print your results.

Thank you for reading through this article. We hope that you have gained some important information from this. Please come back for more updates and share this article with your friends and loved ones on your different social media platforms. Thank You.

CSN Team.

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