It’s is of no doubt that the 2020 WAEC GCE exams can not be passed on a platter of gold neither is it a small hurdle to scale. This is why you see different writers and scholars writing different unique articles on the basic guides and tips on how best to prepare for the exam, to aid the candidate’s preparation and help them pass the WAEC GCE examination with the best result.

However, having read many post from different authors on how and how not to prepare for the 2020 WAEC GCE examination, it is obvious and glaring that not all of these articles are useful. This is why I have decided to harmmer a more detailed guides and tips on how best and how not to prepare for 2020 WAEC GCE examination for an excellent result.

Therefore, if you have been clamouring for the best article for you to read, where you’ll find the best guide and tips for you to use so as to pass your 2020 WAEC GCE exams excellently then you surely are in the right place. I can guarantee you that after you have read this article and you apply them , your result will not even smell anything close to C (credit). As I will be sharing this guide I will advice you read them carefully and understand them.


  1. Avoid exam phobia
  2. Have the passion to pass
  3. Early preparation
  4. Study hard
  5. Join as many waec gce group as possible
  6. Study majorly waec gce syllabus
  7. BE sure to have a legible writting
  8. Read and study past questions
  9. Examine your knowledge and capacity
  10. Remember the place of God.

the above listed are surely all you need, to prepare for your WAEC GCE exams and all of these will be explained in detail in the next section of this article.  Do well to read them with your pen and jotter close to your reach and jot the necessary points down. Enjoy the read!

  • AVOID WAEC GCE PHOBIA2020 Waec gce

One major but costly mistake WAEC GCE candidates make when preparing for exams is that they tend to be afraid of the exam even before the exam day. This is absolutely wrong and isn’t the best way to passing any examination. Because even if your actually prepare for the examination you may eventually fail it. The real truth is that no exam can be passed with fear in the heart.

Therefore if you are to pass the 2020 WAEC GCE examination, then you must try as much as possible to combat fear and have a lion heart that come what may, you will scale the hurdle.

Also read:2020 WAEC GCE Registration Form Out-Guidelines


Passion is one important tool to overcoming any fear and crossing any hurdle. This is what will keep you going even when you are feeling discouraged and wanting to relent.

So if you truly want to do well in the upcoming 2020  WAEC GCE examination,  have a great passion and zeal for Excellency. Remember the popular saying

Aim above success so when you fall,  you fall in the midst of excellence.


Another major contributing  factors to the previous faliures of most students in the WAEC GCE examination is that, most of them tends to prepare at the late hour of the examination period. Which will leave them with little time to cover the whole of the syllabus

If you are to achieve a Good success in the forth coming 2020 WAEC GCE examination, you must start your preparation very early. Also remember,

If you fail to plan, then you surely are planning to fail.

  • STUDY HARD202p waec

Another major reason why most candidates fail the WAEC GCE examination is their non-challant attitude to how they prepare for the exam. Attitude matter to whatever thing one does in life. It is your attitude that will determine your altitude in most cases.

So if you must achieve a great success in this exam or even in any exam you want to write, give it your right attitude.


The place of group study can of course not be over-emphasised. Most student forget this and this leaves them with nothing but failure in their exams.

For you to be successful in life generally there are some vacant places that only groups can fill it for you. If you think you can do everything yourself then that will be the greatest self deceit  ever.

Therefore you need to join as many WAEC GCE groups as possible, this will often time give you updates, information, and tips and keep you updated with what works and what doesn’t work, it make you to know about some things to prepare for and you also hear the opinions of other people about any topic that may seem hard to you. This will surely help your preparation for the forth coming 2020 WAEC GCE examination.

  • STUDY WITH WAEC SYLLABUS.Waec gce syllabus

It is very paramount to prepare for the WAEC GCE examination with the syllabus. This is what most candidate fail to do thinking it is a mare waste of time.

But I tell you, if you study with the WAEC GCE syllabus you surely can’t regret it.  This will guide you on what and what you should read. And also make you not to concentrate of the less important topics leaving the relevant ones untouched.

So, to maximize your energy, your time and your brain . It is highly recommended to study with the WAEC GCE syllabus so as to achieve a Good success in the forth coming 2020 WAEC GCE examination.


  • LEGIBILITY Legibility

This is one great factor that contribute to the success or failure of candidate generally in exams.

How you write and shade  really matters in an Exam because most times it is computer that will mark yoir work, so if your writing is not vividly seen , even when you write the right thing it is going to be marked wrong because you won’t be there to defend yourself.

So make sure you work on your writing while preparing for the WAEC GCE examination and this will be one of your success determinant factor.

  • READ AND STUDY PAST QUESTIONS.Study past questions

Another major problem of WAEC GCE candidates is their inability to read past questions which really is a great contributing factor to their success or failure in the examination.

It is important to note that past questions really help in most examinations and it is not just enough to read them. But it’s is advisable to study and diggest them as the real exam may not come verbatimely.

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One one factor that affect most candidates is being overconfident in what they have read without testing their knowledge in comparison with other people. Some always feel they have read it all, whereas, where they stopped is where some other candidate starts theirs.

So learn to test your knowledge in comparison with other people who you know knows better than you and try as much as possible to filter out your capacity and work on your weaknesses. This will surely help you in the examination.

  • REMEMBER THE PLACE OF GOD.Remember the place of God

It is of no doubt that the place and position of God can never be written of in anything in life. I have seen many people who on a normal day scores below average in their  class activities and they will write WAEC  and GCE only to have distinction without doing any runs.

So put God first in your 2020 WAEC GCE examination and don’t be overconfident in yourself. If you put all the above listed tips into action, then congratulations! You’re sure to succeed in this examination.

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