The Department of Basic Education has published a revised timetable of the 2021 National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations.
This after a decision by Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga was made to bring the 2021 matric finals forward by a few days due to the upcoming elections.
The exams are now set to begin on Wednesday, 27 October and not Monday, 1 November.
There are some practical examinations which take place before 27 October, these include:
- Tuesday, 19 October Computer Applications Tech Paper 1
- Wednesday 20 October Information Technology Paper 1
- 16 August to 15 October Performing Arts
- 11 October to 22 October Visual Arts and Design
For the rest of the dates, we've compiled a handy printable.
Prepare for the exams with Parent24's help! We have all the past papers and study guides you need to pass with flying colours right here:
Source: The Department of Basic Education.
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