News Archive, March 2020

March 16, 2020

The Overseas Examinations Commission (OEC), supports the government’s efforts to discourage the congregation of persons in response to the presence of the CoVid-19 disease in Jamaica and has made adjustments to its operations accordingly. These adjustments are geared to the protection of our staff and publics from unnecessary exposure.

Schools and other educational institutions are therefore being advised that visits to the OEC are not encouraged at this time. The OEC acknowledges that schools and institutions need to be in contact with us during this period and so strongly recommends the use of electronic communication as far as…

March 16, 2020

As a result of the confirmed cases of COVID-19 on the island, the Overseas Examinations Commission (OEC) wishes to advise all registered candidates of Post-Secondary Examinations (written or online) that your examinations are still scheduled according to your individual dates.

However, the OEC requests that candidates self-isolate, make contact with the Ministry of Health & Wellness if required and reschedule their exam with the Examining Body if: