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UCE Exams to be released tomorrow

Man Jose Kayima

The Minister of Education and first lady Ms Janet Kataha Museveni, is expected to release the 2022 Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) results on Thursday, 9th February 2023.

This is the second batch of the 2022 national examinations to be released by the minister and the Uganda National Examination Board (Uneb).

Last month, UNEB released the Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE).

The State Minister for Higher Education, Mr John Chrysostom Muyingo, confirmed the development on Tuesday that UCE exams that UCE exams will be released tomorrow.

A total of 349,455 candidates, out of which 175,923 (50.3 percent) are males, and 173,522 (49.7 percent) females sat for the 2022 examinations.

Out of the total number of candidates who sat for the examinations, a total of 114,200 (32.7 percent) were funded under the Universal Secondary Education (USE) programme, while 235,245 (77.3 percent) candidates were non-USE.

51 candidates wrote their final O-Level examinations from Luzira prison, while 519 of the candidates were Special Needs Education candidates.

Just like at PLE, Uneb registered an increase in the number of candidates who registered for the 2022 final exams. The board in 2020 registered a total of 333,396 candidates.

Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education, which is the last examination, is expected to be released in two weeks’ time after the UCE, according to sources.

Meanwhile, Senior One students are expected to report on 20th February .

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