Category Archives: Matric Information

DA queries 'artificial inflation' of matric results

DA queries ‘artificial inflation’ of matric results The Democratic Alliance on Friday expressed concerns about the standardisation of matric examination results for 2016, pointing to what the party said looked like artificial inflation of results. In an open letter to the head of the Council for Quality Assurance in General and Further Education and Training (Umalusi) DA MP… Read More »

98.67% pass rate for IEB matrics

98.67% pass rate for IEB matrics  The 2016 IEB pass rate is 98.67%, comparable to last year’s pass rate of 98.30%, the Independent Examinations Board announced on Thursday. This year, 11 022 full-time and 703 part-time candidates from 237 examination venues across South Africa, Mozambique, Namibia and Swaziland wrote the IEB National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations in October… Read More »