How to Check UNEB UACE Results via Online & SMS

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UACE Results PDF Download – Best Schools List 2021-22- Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) UACE Results 2021: Today we will discuss on Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education Examination (UACE) results 2021 release date. UNEB official portal is is responsible for conducting UACE exams and published UACE results. So read this article and get all the information about UACE 2021-2022 exams results.

UACE Results :

Uganda’s secondary education system is divided into the Ordinary level (UCE) and Advanced level (UACE). UNEB administered both of these examinations. Generally, the examination conducted in the month of November and December. The Uganda National Examinations Board will presents to you UACE Results for the year 2021-2022 in the month of February.

The purpose of the examination is to assess the candidates’ level of achievement. It is not an end in itself but will help to place candidates in their career paths. Candidates should, therefore, approach the examination without panic.

UACE Minimum Requirements:

Only candidates who have passed UCE (Grades 1, 2, 3, and 4) and obtained the Uganda Certificate of Education, or an equivalent qualification, and have pursued an Advanced Level course of at least two years can be registered for UACE examination. Candidates registering under UPOLET must be those who sat UACE in 2014 only.

UACE grading system in Uganda:

At A-level, the final examination is known as Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education Examination (UACE). The grading is as follows

  • 80% -100% – D1
  • 75% – 79% – D2
  • 70% – 74% – Credit 3
  • 65% – 69% – Credit 4
  • 60% – 64% – Credit 5
  • 55% – 59% – Credit 6
  • 45% – 54% – Pass 7
  • 35% – 44% – Pass 8
  • 00 – 34% – Failure

UACE Results 2021 PDF Download

Honorable Minister of Education and Sports jointly with the Uganda National Examinations Board will presents to you the UACE Results for the year of 2021 just after the UCE Results 2021 Uganda Certificate of Advanced Education Examination for release to the public, in accordance with Section 4(2) of the UNEB Act, Cap 137, Laws of the Republic of Uganda.

Once its released candidates can download UACE Results 2021 PDF from UNEB portal. UNEB will award certificates to successful candidates in UNEB examinations 2021.

UACE Results 2021 USSD and SMS:

  • UNEB allows all of us to check UACE results in a quick way i.e. all students of Uganda may check the UNEB Results via USSD and SMS platform.


Students can check for the 2021 UACE results using your Mobile Phone through the following procedure;

1. Open the message pad on your Mobile Phone

2. Type the Examination Name as “UACE” (Leave Space)

3. Type Examination Index Number (NO Space)

4. Send to 6600

For Example:

  • <<Exam Name>> <<SPACE>> <<INDEX_NUMBER>>
  • UACE U0001/0011 and send to 6600

NB: Candidates, their parents and any other person wishing to access results may do so through their mobile phones. Go to the ‘Message’ menu and type UCE, leave space, then type the correct index number of the candidate; e.g. U0001/001. Send to 6600 on the MTN, AIRTEL, AFRICELL and UTL networks. It should be noted that results obtained by this method are for notification only, and cannot be tendered as official. UAEC Result slips and certificates remain the only authentic proof of performance, and candidates should collect these from their respective schools from where they registered.