Announcement

2017 KCSE EXAMINATION CANDIDATES

APPLICATION TO UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES

The Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service is a State corporation established under the Universities Act, 2012 to coordinate the placement of Government-sponsored students to universities and colleges, among other functions.

The Placement Service is pleased to announce that the school online application portal for the 2017 KCSE examination candidates opens on Monday, October 30, 2017 at midday and will close on Sunday, December 31, 2017 at midnight.

The portal may be accessed by all schools/centres with registered 2017 KCSE candidates wishing to apply for degree and diploma courses in universities and colleges respectively. For the application procedure, please visit the Placement Service website www.kuccps.ac.ke.

The minimum requirement for admission to diploma courses is an overall mean grade of C – (minus).

Revised Placement Criteria

The Placement Service, in consultation with stakeholders, has revised the criteria for placement of candidates to degree and diploma courses. The revised criteria and other relevant guiding information such as degree and diploma courses available per university and college, similar programmes and previous cut-off points (where applicable) may be accessed through the Placement Service website www.kuccps.ac.ke.

Enquiries may also be made by email to info@kuccps.ac.ke or by calling 0723 954 927 / 0734 879 662.

PLEASE NOTE THE APPLICATION DATES CAREFULLY.

The Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service takes this opportunity to wish all the 2017 K.C.S.E. examination candidates success.

 

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

KENYA UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES CENTRAL PLACEMENT SERVICE