KASNEB Registration- Registration Requirements, Registration Dates, Online Registration, Fees.
KASNEB Registration: Registration Requirements
KASNEB Registration: Diploma examinations
A person seeking to be registered as a student for any of the diploma examinations must show evidence of being a holder of one of the following minimum qualifications:
(a) Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination with a mean grade C- or equivalent qualifications.
KASNEB Registration: Professional examinations
A person seeking to be registered as a student for any of the professional examinations must show evidence of being a holder of one of the following minimum qualifications:
(a) Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examinationwith an aggregate average of at least grade C+ (C plus) provided the applicant has obtained a minimum of grade C+ (C plus) in both English and Mathematics or equivalent qualifications.
(b) Kenya Advanced Certificate Education (KACE) with at least TWO principal passes provided that the applicant has credits in Mathematics and English at Kenya Certificate of Education (KCE) level of equivalent qualifications.
(c) KASNEB technician or professional examination certificate.
(e) Such other certificates or diplomas as may be approved by KASNEB.
KASNEB Registration: Registration Dates
The following are the cut-off dates for student registration and examination booking.
a) 31st March is the cut-off date for student registration and examination booking for students who wish to sit for May Examinations.
b) 30 September is the cut-off date for student registration and examination booking for students who wish to sit for November Examinations.
Note: Students are required to renew their annual registration on 1st July every year.
KASNEB Online Registration
To register online follow the link below:
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
KASNEB Registration: What are the fees charged by KASNEB?
The fees and related charges are available on the website under the examination services. They are also available on the reverse side on the application for registration form, examination entry/annual registration renewal form and the application for exemption form.
KASNEB Registration: How can I get exempted in a particular paper?
Exemptions are granted on a paper by paper basis upon application with supporting documents and payment of requisite exemption fees.
KASNEB Registration: How long does it take to get a certificate after successful completion of the examinations?
Within twelve (12) months of completion of the examination. Successful candidates are notified in writing when the certificates are ready for collection.
KASNEB Registration: Can one send somebody else to collect a certificate for him/her?
In view of the sensitivity of certificates, candidates are required to collect their certificates in person. However, a certificate may be posted to a candidate on request through registered mail using the address provided by the candidate upon fulfilling the conditions specified in the letter advising candidates that certificates are ready for collection.
KASNEB Registration: Does KASNEB issue copies of certificates?
KASNEB does not issue copies of certificates but provides a confirmation letter of the candidates examination history on request.
KASNEB Registration: Under what conditions are refunds for withdrawals from an examination granted?
Voluntary withdrawal for requests made on or before the late examination entry date – 50%.
Medical grounds for illness during examination dates – 75%.
Death before sitting the examination – 100%.
KASNEB Registration: Within which time period should a request for change of examination centre be submitted?
Requests for change of examination centres should be submitted at least two months before the examination dates. However, special consideration may be given to late requests on a case by case basis.
KASNEB Registration: What documents should candidates produce in the examination room?
Authority to sit the examination letter (timetable).
KASNEB student identification card.
National Identity card / Passport.
Birth certificate in special cases.
KASNEB Registration: Which institutions offer training in KASNEB examinations?
-Government training institutions
-Technical training colleges.
KASNEB is mandated to accredit training institutions.The list of accredited institutions is available on the KASNEB website.
KASNEB Registration: How can one obtain a list of the recommended text books?
The list of the recommended text books is available on the KASNEB website, KASNEB offices, training institutions offering KASNEB courses and Kenya National Library Service branches countrywide.
Is it possible for KASNEB to post the forms for registration, student identity card, registration renewal, examination entry and exemption to a student or a prospective student?
Yes on request. The forms are also available on the homepage of KASNEB website www.kasneb.or.ke. The forms are also available at any Kenya National Library Service branches countrywide and from all institutions that offer training in KASNEB examinations.
KASNEB Registration: Is it possible to obtain examination results via sms?
Yes, candidates can access their results through SMS.
KASNEB Registration: Is it possible to confirm results via email and KASNEB website?
Results may be accessed on the homepage of KASNEB website www.kasneb.or.ke.
KASNEB is currently working on mechanisms to enable candidates access results via email.
KASNEB Registration: Can a student sit for KASNEB examinations outside Kenya?
Yes, a student can sit for KASNEB examinations anywhere outside Kenya.
KASNEB Registration: Does KASNEB provide model answers for examination questions to students?
KASNEB provides feedback on examination questions in the KASNEB Newsline journal.
KASNEB is working on modalities to enable students obtain model answers to examination questions.
KASNEB Registration: How long does a student identification card take to be processed?
Two months from the date of registration.
KASNEB Registration: What are KASNEB operating hours?
Weekdays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
KASNEB Registration: Where is KASNEB located and does it have branches?
KASNEB is located at KASNEB TOWERS, Hospital Road, Upper Hill, Nairobi. KASNEB services is now available at the following Huduma Centres; Nairobi GPO,Nairobi Kibera, Nairobi Makadara, Kisumu, Kisii, Eldoret, Meru, Nyeri and Mombasa. However, students may obtain the relevant forms and other information from the KASNEB website, KASNEB offices, training institutions offering KASNEB courses and Kenya National Library Service branches countrywide.