image: https://www.thestar.com.my/~/media/online/2017/11/06/06/08/spm-putrajaya-bernama-0611.ashx/?w=620&h=413&crop=1&hash=4A97596459866FAE8B9A7B6F162C53F2DE1BD29A Students sitting for the SPM exams at SMK Putrajaya Presint 11 (1). - Bernama PETALING JAYA: The 2017 Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) results will be released next Thursday (March 15). The Education Ministry said in a statement that candidates can obtain their results from their schools after 10am on the day. "Private candidates will receive their results through the post or can contact their state education departments where they registered for their examinations," it said. Candidates can also check their results through SMS by typing SPM <space> identity card number <space> index number and sending it to 15888 from 10am on March 15 to 6pm on March 21. A total of 443,883 candidates registered to sit for the SPM at 3,363 exam centres throughout the country in 2017.