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WAEC GBCE/ABCE Examination Subjects 2021

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The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) General Business Certificate Examination (GBCE) and Advanced Business Certificate Examination (ABCE) examination subject has been released for 2021 registration exercise.

The subjects available for the May/June 2021 examinations are as follows:

GBCE Examination Subjects

There are two options of entry for the examination, these are the Group Certificate and Single Subject entry options.

1. GROUP CERTIFICATE ENTRY

  • The Group Certificate Entry option of the GBCE involves a combination of four compulsory and two optional subjects, all of which must be passed at one
  • The Group Certificates are in the following categories and  subjects areas:

(i) Accounting

  1.  Compulsory Subjects
    • Financial Accounting
    • Mathematics
    • Economics
    • Integrated Science
  2. Optional Subjects
    • English Language
    • Business Law
    • Commerce
    • Social Studies

(ii) Business Studies

  1. Compulsory Subjects
    • Economics
    • English Language
    • Mathematics
    • Commerce
    • Integrated Science Marketing Salesmanship
  2. Optional Subjects
    • Office Practice
    • Business Law
    • Financial Accounting
    • Social Studies

(iii) Secretarial Duties

  1. Compulsory Subjects
    • Commerce
    • Text Processing
    • English Language
    • Office Practice
  2. Optional Subjects
    • Economics
    • Business Law
    • Mathematics
    • Social Studies Integrated Science

The following subjects will also be available to candidates who wish to register for the

  • Elective Mathematics
  • Geography
  • Government
  • French

The WASSCE Syllabus will be used in this

  • A candidate who satisfies the conditions for the Group Certificate option will be awarded one General Business Certificate on which all the subjects and the various grades obtained are indicated.
  • A candidate who enters for the Group Certificate Option but is unable to obtain passes in the required subjects at one sitting will be issued single certificates for those subjects in which he/she

2. SINGLE SUBJECT ENTRY

  • Under the Single Subject Entry Option, a candidate may enter up to eight single
  • A candidate who enters for single subjects will be awarded the General Business Certificate for each subject he/she is successful

ABCE Examination Subjects

Entry for The Examination

There are two options of entry for the examination are available. These are the Diploma and Single Subject entry options.

1. DIPLOMA ENTRY

  • The Diploma option of the ABCE involves entering for a combination of three compulsory and two optional subjects, all of which must be passed in not more than two sittings within a maximum period of two (2) calendar years from the date of the first
  • The Diploma is awarded in the following subject areas:

(i) Diploma in Accounting

  1. Compulsory Subjects
    • Financial Accounting
    • Cost and Management Accounting
    • Auditing
  2. Optional Subjects
    • Economics
    • Taxation
    • Business Law
    • Business Finance
    • Business Mathematics
    • Business Communication
    • Information Technology
    • Logistics and Supply Chain Mgt.
    • Microfinance

(ii) Diploma in Business Administration

  1. Compulsory Subjects
    • Marketing
    • Business Finance
    • Human Resource Management
  2. Optional Subjects
    • Economics
    • Business Law
    • Business Mathematics
    • Financial Accounting
    • Business Communication
    • Information Technology
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Logistics and Supply Chain Mgt.
    • Sales Management
    • Tourism and Hospitality Mgt.

(iii) Diploma in Office Management

  1. Compulsory Subjects
    1. Business Communication
    2. Office Administration and Practice
    3. Text Processing
  2. Optional Subjects
    • Business Law
    • Business Finance
    • Economics
    • Human Resource Management
    • Information Technology Marketing

(iv)  Diploma in Information Technology

  1. Compulsory Subjects
    • Hardware & Networking
    • Information Technology
    • Information Systems
  2. Optional Subjects
    • Business Mathematics
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Financial Accounting
    • Human Resource Management
    • Logistics and Supply Chain Mgt.
    • Marketing
    • Office Administration & Practice.
    • Tourism and Hospitality Mgt.

THINGS TO NOTE:

A candidate who satisfies the conditions for the Diploma option will be awarded a Diploma at the Advanced Business Certificate Examination. The subjects and the various grades will be stated on the

A candidate who makes an entry for the Diploma Option and obtains passes in some subjects at the first sitting may be issued with a statement of results pending the award of the Diploma when he/she passes the remaining subject(s) within the stipulated

A candidate who enters for the Diploma Option but is unable to obtain a pass in all the subjects within the stipulated period of 2 years from the date of the first registration will be issued single Advanced Business Certificates for those subjects in which he/she has obtained

(2) SINGLE SUBJECT ENTRY

Under the Single Subject option, a candidate may enter for any number of single subjects.

A candidate who enters for single subjects will be awarded the Advanced Business Certificate for each subject passed.

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