How to Recover / Retrieve Lost WAEC Examination Number

Maybe you have lost or forgotten your WAEC examination number, we are happy to inform you that it can be retrieved. We know that losing your WAEC Exam details or can be frustrating especially when you can’t remember your Exam Center Number. It is even more frustrating when WAEC Result has been released but you can’t access yours.

How to Recover / Retrieve Lost WAEC Examination Number

Nowadays we all know that WAEC result is mandatory for both academic and job-related issues and in cases where you cant provide your result, you stand a chance of losing a profitable opportunity.


But we have actually got you covered in this article. If you have at one point in time lost, misplaced or forgotten your WAEC Exam number, we will show you how to retrieve your details and check your WAEC result online.

Requirements for WAEC Result Checking

  • Exam year
  • Exam Center Number and seat number
  • Scratch card pin and serial no

How to Recover / Retrieve Lost WAEC Exam Number

To retrieve a lost/forgotten center number and seat number, follow the steps below:


How To Check Your WAEC Centers In Ghana

  • Log into WAEC Registration Portal using link below
  • Click the “click here for admission notice” link
  • Ignore warning on bottom right by clicking “ignore warning”
  • Fill in your index number or invoice number
  • Click continue to view and print your centers

NOTE: If you cant still access your result using any of these methods, candidates are required to visit any WAEC Office closest to their area and submit their Examination Center number and the year they wrote the exam. This will prompt an easy access  to your school through their master list thereby retrieving your seat number.

This option above is for those that their current residence is far from the place they wrote their WAEC Exam.


  1. I Lost my exam number for grade 9 in 1994 when I Lost my both parents I need to be a security guard now no results please help me.

  2. Please I completed my second cycle education in the year 2007 at Achinakrom Seniors High. I was an Agric student.
    But my certificate got burnt at Accra during the fire outbreak.

  3. Pls am Shadrach Otoo a student of Assin Manso senior high school ….I completed school in the year 2016 can u pls help me retrieve my index number

  4. Please am Anaba Isaac a former student of Tempane Senior High school in the Upper East Region and I completed in the year 2009 and a General Arts Student.Please I want you to help me retrieve my index number.. thank you…


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