Candidates applying admission into higher institutions of their choices often ask, “how long can I use my WAEC, NECO, NABTEB results for Admission?” Many of them ask this question considering the fact the the JAMB UTME Result is only valid for one year.
The fact is your O’level result; be it WAEC , NECO or NABTEB is valid for a life time and has no expiration date.
The Examination conducted by these examination bodies is known as “achievement test” and therefore the certificates awarded are valid forever.
So if you have been wondering whether your O’level results is still valid for admission; the answer is yes.
However, there are institutions that give specifications concerning the period an O’level result must have been obtained to be valid for admission for a particular academic year. It is just a way to ensure that over aged candidates are not admitted. So if your school’s O’level requirements or specifications do not mention that. then regardless of how long ago you obtained your O’level result, it is still valid.