P.O. Box 1394, Mbabane, Eswatini

Tel: (+268) 2417 8000 Fax: (+268) 2416 2862

Examinations Council
of Eswatini

The Examinations Council of Eswatini (ECESWA) is an assessment body that is responsible for the administration of examinations in the Kingdom of Eswatini that was set up under the Ministry of Education and Training. It is the sole examination body that is mandated to administer examinations and issue certificates to primary, junior secondary and senior secondary school graduates in Eswatini and was established through the Examinations Regulations of 1984, a product of the Education Act of 1981.

Effectively, ECESWA is a body that falls under the ambit of the Ministry but run on a semi-independent basis under the leadership and direction of a Council (Board).


  • Administration
  • Finance
  • Product Development and Standards
  • Information Technology and Examination Processing
  • Examination Administration and Logistics