Matric Results 2021-Here’s How to Check

Matric Results 2021

The matric exams are schedule to finish on the 15th of December 2020 followed by a 2-month wait for the final results to be published on the 23rd of February 2021. After the result will be made available for candidates to check. Here is step by step guide on How to Check Your Matric Results 2021

There different ways you can use to check your matric results Once results are released. There are multiple ways these can be accessed

  • The Department of Education
  • Online ( smart phone & computer )
  • SMS (any mobile device )
  • USSD
  • Newspapers

Department of Education

Department of Education provides different assistant to student when come to educational problems. If you have any questions or difficulty finding your matrix results, all you need to do is contact your province’s Department of Education:

Province Department of Education Contact
Gauteng Tel: 011 355 0000
Toll-free: 0800 000 789
Eastern Cape Tel: +27 40 608 4200
Fax:+27 40 608 4040
Western Cape Tel: 021 467 2000
Mpumalanga Tel: (013) 766 5552/5349/5115
Toll-Free: 0800 203 116
Fax: (013) 766 5577
North West Tel: 018 388 2970
Fax: 018 384 5016
Free State Telephone: (051) 404 8430/32
Fax: (051) 404 8269
Northern Cape Tel: 053-839 6500
Fax: 053 839 6580
KwaZulu Natal Tel: 033 846 5475
Tel: 0800 204 353

How to Check Your Matric Results 2021 Online

Online is a great and quick option available when you are looking for your matric results 2021. But you will need to have smart phone or computer with an access to internet . There are many places where you can get your results online, all you need is for you to choose the best method for yourself.

  • You can check your result as soon as they published at The Department of Education website at ( ).Copy the link on blanket and paste it on new tab to go to department of education website. Once on department’s website homepage you will find a fild “please enter your exam no” as show below.


  • To check your results you have to correctly enter you exam no and click on “search” to get your results.

Also News24 has a web-page on their website dedicated to the matric results. As soon as your results are released, they will be posted on News24 website for anybody to see. You can go to News24 result page using the lin (

How to Check Your Matric Results 2021 By SMS

You can use a cell phone to receive your results easily. SABC Education and the Department of Basic Education provide a service that enable you to get an SMS with your results. Yep, it’s pretty simple and awesome right! You can register and have your results sent to you as soon as they are released. Follow the following step to get started.

  • Register via SMS
  • Send your ID number and exam number to 35658 via sms
  • You’ll get a confirmation SMS once you’ve successfully registered. SMSes cost R1 (Note free SMSes don’t apply )
  • Get your matric results immediately when they are released
How to Check Your Matric Results 2021 By USSD
  • Dial *120*35658# on the release date
  • Answer a few multiple questions
  • Enter your ID number
  • You will get your matric results per subject
  • USSD rates apply

How to Check Your Matric Results 2021 In Newspapers

All the matric results will be published in the newspaper just after their release.Different newspapers will have this results Depending on your province. The results will be in form of BD or a D next to your examination number in the newspaper . BD means that you have obtained a Bachelor’s Degree pass, whilst the latter means that you achieved a diploma pass.

Matric Results 2021


All of this matric results services will only be available when the results are published.If you will try them now you may find some method are not working.

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