How to Check Your MATRIC Results Online 2022-2023
The following statement came from the Department of Basic Education:
“Despite the protests and the rise in infections during this period, in certain provinces, the marking was completed according to plan, observing the high standards commensurate with these examinations.”
Here are some of the positive outcomes:
Students that were tested positive – for COVID-19 or experiencing symptoms during the exam were allowed to write in a special isolated area venue
Cheating – that involved crib notes and cell phone usage were less than previous years
What Was This Examination Period Used For?
This particular examination period was used for the following cases:
- Adult students that does not have a matric certificate
- Students that wrote the November examination previously, but did not meet the requirements for a matric certificate
- Students that wrote the November examination previously, and have passed, but want to improve their matric results
- Learners that left school due to unforeseen circumstances
- Learners that were absent but have a valid reason
*Students that are not satisfied with their marks can get their results, rechecked, remarked or viewed.
How to get your matric results from the Department of Education
Finding your matric results online is a fairly easy process if you follow these steps
- Step 1: Visit the website of the Department of Education matric results page.
- Step 2: Enter your examination number.
- Step 3: More personal details may be required.
- Step 4: Press ‘search’.
- Step 5: Your matric results will now come up.
How to get your Matric Results via SMS
- Step 1: Open a new SMS message on your phone
- Step 2: Fill in your Exam Number as the message
- Step 3: Send the SMS to this number: 45856
- Step 4: Note that the SMS will cost R3,00 (Free SMS does not apply)
- Step 5: Your exam number will be checked – if you send an incorrect exam number it won’t work
- Step 6: You will get your results once they are made available on 23 February
There are a few other methods that you can use to find your online matric results.
Here is everything you need to know about finding your matric results.
- Platforms for Online Matric Results
- Alternative Platforms
- Understanding Your Results
- National Senior Certificate Results
- Failing Matric
- Frequently Asked Questions