UNEB Registration for Candidates Kicks Of Today
Registration of candidates for this year kicked off yesterday, through an online process that will only take 5 weeks.
Addressing journalists at Uganda media center, the Uganda National Examination Board (UNEB) Executive Secretary, Mr. Daniel Odongo said registration will strictly be online and there will be no space for late registration like there has been before since electronic registration process usually take a shorter period.
UNEB also directed schools to register students who conceived during the Covid-19 induced long holiday saying that the number of students who conceived this time is higher compared to the previous years.
He added that these students are victims of circumstance, therefore, denying these individuals a chance to sit an examination would be double jeopardy.
However, Odong said there will be no special support for expectant candidates during the Examination period.
The candidates, according to the new calendar will sit for their Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) starting March 1, 2021, Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) on March 30 and the Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) starting April 12, 2021.