DBE Second Chance Matric Programme 2022 Registration

DBE Second Chance Matric Programme 2022 Registration

Second chance matric registration for 2021 – The aim of the Second Chance Matric Programme is to provide support to South Africa learners who have not been able to meet the requirements of the National Senior Certificate (NSC) or the extended Senior Certificate (SC), thereby meeting the goals of the NDP and the sector thus increasing learner retention.


  • Learners are able to meet the requirements of the NSC or SC and obtain a Grade 12 matric certificate
  • Increase learner retention
  • Increase computer skills, job opportunities and career pathing
  • Learners are able to access bursary opportunities for further studies


  • Senior Certificate Examination Candidates: Learners registered to write the Senior Certificate examinations in June.
  • NSC Examinations Part-time candidates: Learners who attempted the NSC examinations post 2015 and will write the examinations in November.


To register online for the Second Chance Matric Programme, please click on this link: http://www.eservices.gov.za/ When you register, you will be shown your closest exam centre.Registration closes 15 February 2022 for all adults who qualify to write the 2022 Senior Certificate examination.If you need assistance with your studies or have questions related to the programme, please email SecondChance@dbe.gov.za or send a WHATSAPP +27 63 696 7246. Follow the @DBE2ndChance Facebook page for updates.

Originally posted 2022-08-29 20:07:23.