Durban - The Department of Education has alerted pupils that time is running out if they want to register for a second chance.
“Registration for this second chance opportunity to write or rewrite the Matric examinations closes on 31 January 2019. As the Department of Basic Education we would encourage all learners who want to take up this opportunity to go to the departments’ website or their nearest district office and register before 31 January 2019,” the department said on its website.
The examination opportunity will take place in the middle of this year.
The examination is for pupils who failed matric and those who have not completed their matric, but also want to improve their results and write a supplementary examination.
“As the Department of Basic Education we would encourage all of those who qualify to take advantage of this extraordinary opportunity to attain a Matric Certificate which could be the gateway to a better life,” the department said.