Thursday evening 19 January 2024, the Minister of the Department of Basic Education (DBE), Angie Motshekga, announce the 2024 matric results for the National Senior Certificate (NSC) exams.
The national Matric pass rate for 2024 achieved is 80.1%. This is a 3.7% improvement since last year with a 4.1% increase in Bachelor passes.
The Matric Pass Rates for Each Province Are as Follows:
- Western Cape: 81.4%
- Gauteng: 84.4%
- Limpopo: 72.1%
- Eastern Cape: 77.3%
- Kwazulu-Natal: 83%
- North West: 79.8%
- Northern Cape: 74.2%
- Mpumalanga: 76.8%
- Free State: 88.5%
922,034 candidates took the 2024 NSC examination, a difference of a 2.6% increase seen from last year. 1,132 learners with special needs also enrolled for the National Senior Certificate for 2024.
A copy of the NSC Result is available for every student who took the 2024 matric exams from 20th January 2024.