WHO WE ARE
The Examinations Council of Zambia (ECZ) is a corporate body established in 1983 by an Act of
Parliament Chapter 137 of the Laws of Zambia with a mandate to conduct Primary and Secondary
School, Teacher Training as well as Technical Education Vocational and Entrepreneurship Training
Examinations. The ECZ has been in existence as a secretariat since 1987. Functions of the ECZ
include among others, conducting examinations and awarding certificates or diplomas to candidates
who pass examinations conducted by ECZ.
MISSION STATEMENT (2016-2020)
Efficiently Conduct Assessments and Award Certificates of Comparable International Standards through a competent and motivated
workforce using Appropriate Information and Communications Technologies.
OUR VISION (2016-2020)
An Examining Body of Excellence