This service provides automatically generated user ID’s for non-recurrent use by students when taking official examinations or tests.
Lecturers should take the responsibility to create and distribute the IDs, as well as to download the data post-exam if required.
The staff member must take responsibility for the creation, printing and distribution of exam ID’s to the students.
Please read the HowTo guide to ensure you understand the limitations of the Exam ID system.
Exam ID’s are only for use in computer rooms and have to be created using the online exam ID system, Nito (https://nito.nwu.ac.za/) at least a day before the exam or test commences. For registered Exams and Tests only.
Exams to be written on Citrix which also have to make use of Exam IDs should be created using https://nito-citrix.nwu.ac.za – please contact your campus Service Desk if you are unsure whether this applies to you.
NB The computer room where the Exam ID's are to be used also has to be booked by the staff member in advance.