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July 13, 2017

Private Candidates who sat CXC - CSEC and CAPE examinations from January 2011 to June 2016 MUST collect their Certificate(s) immediately from our Office.

You will need to take along with you the following documents to collect your Certificate(s):-

Identification (Passport, Driver's Licence or National ID) Preliminary Result Slip. If you do not have your Preliminary Result Slip, then you must be able to state where and when you sat your examinations.

May 16, 2017

In light of the current inclement weather conditions, the Overseas Examinations Commission (OEC) wishes to advise the students writing secondary level exit examinations and the general public that all examinations [CXC & GCE/IGCSE] scheduled for May/June 2017 will be held as time-tabled.

 

February 14, 2017

Private Candidates who sat CXC - CSEC and CAPE examinations from January 2011 to June 2016 MUST collect their Certificate(s) immediately from our Office.

You will need to take along with you the following documents to collect your Certificate(s):-

Identification (Passport, Driver's Licence or National ID) Preliminary Result Slip. If you do not have your Preliminary Result Slip, then you must be able to state where and when you sat your examinations.

February 14, 2017

Overseas Examination Commission has signed an agreement with Pearson VUE, the computer-based testing (CBT) business of Pearson, to test candidates pursuing key industry certifications from leading IT programs, such as Cisco, CompTIA, EMC, HP, LPI, Oracle and VMware.

Pearson VUE believes testing and certification is at the heart of the learning experience, and Overseas Examination Commission will play its part by offering accessible and secure testing to candidates.

September 9, 2016

In light of recent media reports, the Overseas Examinations Commission (OEC), which has been in operation for 129 years of distinguished service to the Government and people of Jamaica and acts as a Proctoring (Supervisory) Body for many Overseas Examining Boards, including the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC), wishes to clarify aspects of the administration of examinations and highlight its role and the processes involved for the information of the general public.

October 1, 2015

Overseas Examinations Commission has signed a agreement with Pearson VUE, the computer-based testing (CBT) business of Pearson, to test candidates pursuing key industry certifications from leading IT programs, such as Cisco, CompTIA, EMC, HP, LPI, Oracle and VMware.

November 8, 1957

The Cambridge Local Examinations Committee celebrated its 75th year on Saturday. In a ceremony at St. Luke's Hall, book prizes were presented to students who stood highest in their various groups in the School Certificate Examinations.

May 17, 1957

To celebrate the 75th anniversary of Cambridge Local Examinations in Jamaica, the Cambridge Local Examinations Committee is offering this year book prizes to the value of £75 to candidates who gained the highest marks in the School Certificate and the Higher School Certificate examination last December.

June 25, 1948

THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT has been issued on behalf of the Cambridge Local Examinations Committee: "In these days of rapid change in so many institutions it is difficult to keep abreast of all the new ideas and the new regulations and the new constitutions..."

July 6, 1905

The annual distribution of certificates in connection with the Cambridge Local Examination, took place at the Collegiate Hall yesterday afternoon. The function commenced shortly after four o'clock.