Matric rewrite registration closing date 2018

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Matric rewrite registration closing date 2018

NB: The 2018 Matric rewrite registration dates have not been announced. We will update this page as soon as it’s released.

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matric rewrite 2018

matric rewrite 2018

You may have an extra chance! 

If you failed your matric or your points aren’t up to standard for admission to a college or university. Then you can always just apply for a rewrite. Rewriting your exams, gives you an extra opportunity to better your marks. You can apply for a rewrite only when you have failed less than 3 subjects.

Students planning to write supplementary matric exams have to register in time and arrive with the correct documentation. Candidates will be required to register at their education district office with their identity document, exam results and exam number.

  • This option is available for students who have failed 2 matric subjects or less.
  • Students needs to apply before deadlines.
  • It is a more immediate option, as deadlines typically close at the end of January.

Supplementary exams are FREE and won’t cost you anything. The deadline date to apply is unavailable at this time. You can contact the Department of Education for more information If you need more information you can get hold of the Department of Education via their website or  or phone them on 0800 202 933.

IEB (Independant Assessment Body) Students

The IEB results will be released at midnight on 2 January 2018.

IEB Students can get their results online here:

IEB Students can also get their results via SMS. To get your results via SMS you need to register by sending and MSS to 35135 between 1 October and 13 December 2017. IEB students must use the following text in the message: Results Examination Number Birth Date (ccyymmdd)

Second Chances – NSC Matric Rewrites 2018

The Matric Rewrite information has not yet been released. But based on what happened in the past, we can expect that:

If you fail less than 3 subjects you may apply to write supplementary exams

Supplementary exams are usually free

Supplementary exams will most likely be in February and March 2018

IEB Students – Supplementary Exams 2018


The closing date for IEB re-marks and re-checks is Wednesday, 10 January 2018.  Results for re-marks/re-checks will be available on  5 February 2018.

Supplementary examinations

The closing date for IEB learners who qualify for the supplementary examinations is 12 February 2018. The results will be released on 29 March 2018.

How can I study without matric?

Your school results do not say much about your capabilities. You do not get to pick subjects that interest you. You do not get to chase your dream. And often you are not all set for additional research studies At school there are a lot of to check matric results online

As soon as you have left school and you enter the adult world of work, you will get a much better photo of what genuinely interest you. When you work and study on something that interest you, then the work and the research studies are much easier!

Here is a list of distance learning courses you can study without matric:

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C/O Peter Barlow and, Robert Sobukwe Road
Bellville South,
Cape Town


Last Updated: February 1, 2018