2021 ZIMSEC November O And A Level Examination Fees & Deadlines

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The Zimbabwe School Examinations Council (ZIMSEC) has published the examination fees for this year’s examinations.

The government has agreed to subsidize 55% of examination fees for candidates attending public schools and mission schools.

This subsidy, however, is restricted to 7 subjects at Ordinary Level and up to 3 subjects at Advanced Level. The deadline for normal entries is 09 July 2021 and the deadline for late entries is 30 July 2021.

Part of circular reads:

Please be advised that government will be subsidizing the 2021 Ordinary and Advanced Level examination fees by 55% for candidates in public schools, local authority schools and not for profit mission schools. All candidates in private schools and colleges, including private candidates in public schools will pay the full cost of the examination fees.

Another part reads:

Furthermore, government contribution will be for 7 subjects at Ordinary level and 4 subjects at A level. Candidates who want to sit for examinations in more subjects at each level will meet the full examination fees of those subjects themselves.

Refer below for detailed fees payable:

Examination fees are as follows:

  • ZWL$1 648.00 per subject for Ordinary Level and
  • ZWL$2 400.00 per subject for Advanced Level

If we take into consideration the 55% government subsidy, O’ Level candidates in public schools (formal) will pay ZWL$742.00 per subject. Candidates in public schools (non-formal) and those in private schools and colleges will part away with ZWL$1 648.00 per subject. Extra-territorial candidates will pay $3 840.00 per subject.

Those who are doing the following practical subjects will be expected to pay additional fees:

  • 4002 Physical Education, Sports and Mass Display
  • 4052 Building Technology and Design
  • 4054 Food Technology and Design
  • 4056 Home Management and Design
  • 4063 Threatre Arts

The additional fees will be as follows:

  • You will have to pay an additional ZWL$742.00 if you are a candidate in a public school i.e formal learner
  • If you are in a private school or a private candidate you will have to pay an additional ZWL$1 648.00

For amendments and late registration, the fees will be as follows:

  • Change of a Subject/Option ZWL$775.00
  • Addition of a new subject ZWL$1 978.00
  • Late entry fee ZWL$1 978.00

Advanced Level Fees

  • Candidates in Public Schools (formal) ZWL$1 080.00
  • Candidates in Public Schools (non-formal) ZWL$2 400.00
  • Candidates in Private Schools and Colleges ZWL$2 400.00
  • Communication Skills in Public Schools (formal) ZWL$994.00
  • Communication Skills in Private Schools Colleges and non-formal ZWL$2 208.00
  • Extraterritorial candidates ZWL$4 896.00

Candidates will pay additional fees for the following practical subjects:

  • 6026 Theatre Arts
  • 6030 Biology
  • 6036 Food Technology and Design
  • 6038 Home Management and Design
  • 6070 Physical Education, Sports and Mass Displays
  • 6080 Sports Science and Technology

The additional fees are as follows:

  • Candidates in public schools (formal) will have to pay an additional ZWL$1 080.00 per subject and
  • Candidates in private schools and colleges ZWL$2 400.00 per subject

For amendments and late registration, the fees will be as follows:

  • Change of subject/option ZWL$1 104.00
  • Addition of a new subject ZWL$2 952.00
  • Late entry ZWL$2 952.00
  • Late entry for Communication Skills ZWL$2 496.00
  • Additional fees per subject ZWL$2 952.00

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