The Department of Basic Education will release the 2016 National Senior Certificate examination results on 4 January.
The announcement will be broadcast live on SABC 1, eNCA , and the DBE website at 18:00.
Individual matric results will be available from 06:00 on 5 January. Western Cape learners will get their results from 05:00 on 6 January.
However, it did not approve the release of results for learners implicated in a leak of Mathematics Paper 2 in two schools in Limpopo.
Umalusi also expressed “bitter disappointment” that the phenomenon of group copying had not been eliminated.
Matric results online
There are several websites which learners can use to get their matric results online.