NESA HSC Results 2023: When Do HSC Results Come Out

The Higher School Certificate (HSC) is the culmination of 13 years of schooling in New South Wales, Australia. It is a high-stakes exam that determines students' eligibility for university and other post-secondary education and training. 

In this article, we summarize the essential information about the NESA HSC Results 2023, including when HSC results come out, how to access them, and the NSW School Ranking.

When Do HSC Results Come Out 2023?

HSC results are typically released in mid-January, but the exact date varies from year to year. 

In 2023, HSC results will be released on the 14th of December (Key dates,, PDF). 

There are three ways to access your HSC results:

  • Online: Through the Students Online website.
  • Phone: Call the HSC Results Enquiry Line on 1300 139 036.
  • Mail: If you have requested this, you will receive your results in the mail.

How to Access Your HSC Results

To access your results online, you will need your student number and password. If you do not have these, you can contact your school.

If you are calling the HSC Results Enquiry Line, be prepared to wait on hold.

If you are receiving your results in the mail, be patient and allow a few days for them to arrive.

NSW HSC results 2023 school rankings

How to get your NESA School Online user ID and PIN/password

Please note that only Principals can create and reset user IDs and PINs/passwords for their school's staff and students.

  • Years 10-12 Principals: Call (02) 9367 8001.
  • Years K-9 Principals: Call 1300 119 556.
  • Staff: Contact your Principal to create your school's online profile.

If you have forgotten your password: Use the 'Forgot your password' recovery facility on the NESA School Online website. This may help you recover your password, otherwise, your Principal can reset it for you.

NSW School Ranking

The NSW School Ranking is based on the performance of students in the HSC examinations. The ranking is divided into three categories:

  • Selective schools/government
  • Non-selective schools/government
  • Independent schools

The top 10 schools in each category are listed below:

Selective schools/government

1. James Ruse Agricultural High School

2. Sydney Grammar School

3. North Sydney Boys High School

4. Knox Grammar School

5. Barker College

6. St Andrew's College

7. Sydney Boys High School

8. Sydney Girls High School

9. Hornsby Girls High School

10. MLC Sydney

Non-selective schools/government

1. NBSC Mackellar Girls School

2. Willoughby Girls High School

3. Chatswood High School

4. Asquith Girls High School

5. James Busby High School

6. Turramurra High School

7. Cheltenham Girls High School

8. Epping Boys High School

9. Baulkham Hills High School

10. Hornsby K-12 School

Independent schools

1. Sydney Grammar School

2. Knox Grammar School

3. Barker College

4. St Andrew's College

5. MLC Sydney

6. Abbotsleigh School

7. Ravenswood School

8. Shore School

9. King's School

10. Cranbrook School

It is important to note that the ranking of schools is determined by the performance of the students in the HSC examinations. The ranking is not a measure of the quality of education provided by the schools.

Conclusion (NESA HSC Results 2023)

HSC results are released in December 2023. You can access your results online, by phone, or by mail. The NSW School Ranking is based on the performance of students in the HSC examinations.


We compile this information for our visitors from Australia and especially New South Wales. We hope that it gives you an idea about the key dates, result dates and schools’ ranking categories. 

If you need more information, please visit NESA website.

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