Frequently Asked Questions

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Q. What are the oral/practical/project work subjects for the WASSCE for private candidates?

A. The following is the complete list of oral/practical/project work subjects in the Nov-Dec WASSCE.

  • English Language
  • French
  • Arabic
  • Music
  • Woodwork
  • Metalwork
  • Applied Electricity
  • Electronics
  • Auto Mechanics
  • ICT (Elective)
  • Clothing and Textiles
  • Foods and Nutrition
  • General Knowledge in Art
  • Basketry
  • Ceramics
  • Graphic Design
  • Jewellery
  • Leatherwork
  • Picture Making
  • Sculpture
  • Textiles

Q. Are continuous assessment records needed for the WASSCE for private candidates?

A. No.

Q. I’m a student in Ghana. I want to know the list of banks authorized by WAEC to receive the registration fees for the Nov-Dec WASSCE.

A. Below is the list of WAEC-designated banks for the payment of the registration fees for WASSCE for private candidates.

  • Prudential Bank GH Limited
  • Zenith Bank GH Limited
  • Bank of Africa GH Limited
  • United Bank of Africa (UBA)
  • Uni Bank GH Limited
  • Ecobank GH Limited
  • Access Bank
  • FBN Bank GH Limited
  • Agricultural Development Bank (ADB) – in the following regions only:  Upper East, Upper West, Northern, Eastern, Volta.

Q. What are the current prescribed set books for the WASSCE Elective Literature-in-English?

A. Click here to view all the set books for the 2016 – 2020 WASSCE Elective Literature-in-English paper.