Durban - The National Senior Certificate examination will kick off in exactly two weeks time.
At the KZN Department of Education, State of Readiness media briefing on Tuesday, KwaZulu-Natal education Kwazi Mshengu said they were confident that pupils were well-prepared.
Matrics will write their first paper on October 15 with Computer Applications Technology Practical Paper 1 and conclude on November 28 with Design Studies.
The Department said it was aiming for an 80 percent pass rate and wants to increase the number of schools achieving 100% pass.
The effective completion of the syllabus was August 31.