The grading system of GCE results 2021 Cameroon at the Ordinary and Advanced Levels.
The cameroon GCE results grading system at both Ordinary and Advanced level has be adopted from the british stadard of education where letters are used to specify what grade is pass/fail or what grade is high/low.
The Cameroon GCE Board actually uses Letter grades and below is the grading system used by the Cameroon GCE board for the examinations it administers:
- GCE O Level Grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, U
Letter grades A, B, and C represent a passing grade, with the A grade being the highest and the C grade being the lowest, and U (unclassified) representing a fail. Grades lower than C are not stated on the certificate.
- GCE A Level Grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, O or F
Letter grades A, B, C, D, and E represent a passing grade, with the A grade being the highest and the E grade being the lowest. An F (fail) is not a passing grade and is not stated on the certificate
Note: This is the standard for Cameroon GCE Results Grading System at both O/L and A/L
Overview of Cameroon GCE Board, Examinations and Results
The Cameroon General Certificate of Education Board known as Cameroon GCE Board, is the public examination board responsible for setting examinations, marking them, and distributing results for Anglo-Saxon Cameroonian secondary school students at two stages; Stage 1: The GCE Ordinary Level (“O Level”), a subject-based qualification conferred as part of the General Certificate of Education, for students having completed a 5-year secondary education program, with students qualifying to sit the GCE O’ Level examinations; and Stage 2: The GCE Advanced Level (“A Level”), another subject-based qualification conferred as part of theGeneral Certificate of Education, as well as a school leaving qualification offered by the educational bodies and authorities to students completing secondary or pre-university education, for students having completed a 2-year High School education program, and who have previously sat and been successful in at least 4 GCE O’ Levelsubjects. GCE A’ Level examinations are written by upper sixth students.
In the 2015/16 academy year, about 182,416 candidates sat for both the GCE examinations in Cameroon with over 138,000 candidates for the O’ Level and 46,000 for the A’ Level examinations.
This piece of article was been brought up as an intention to cause student understand the Cameroon GCE Board results grading system so as to understand their grades before and after the writing the GCE examination.