January 6, 2017 – KUCCPS is pleased to announce that the KUCCPS Application for 2017/2018 placement cycle has commenced and is currently only receiving applications from only the 2016 KCSE candidates. These applications will be received through their respective schools/ centres. The school application will end on January 15, 2017.
Thereafter, an announcement on revision of degree and diploma course choices by the individual candidates will be made at an appropriate time through the media and the Placement Service website.
a) Pay the required amount through your mobile phone by Mpesa following the instructions below:
Go to M-PESA on your phone.
Select Pay Bill option.
Enter Business no. 820201.
Enter KCSE Examination year followed by 11 Digit INDEX NO e.g.201401234567891 as your account number.
Enter the Amount.
Enter your M-PESA PIN and Send.
b) A payment confirmation message will be sent to you from Mpesa. On receipt of the confirmation, continue with the application process. Keep the Mpesa message since you will require the Mpesa transaction ID to confirm the changes made.
Log out when you have finalized with KUCCPS application. This will keep your KUCCPS Registration information safe.
KUCCPS Application – Applicant Choices
Applicants with an overall grade of C+ and above will be allowed to make a maximum of 8 choices of both degree and diploma programmes
Applicants with an overall grade of C- and above but below C+ will be allowed to make a maximum of 6 choices from diploma programmes.
Choices 1(a), 1(b) and 1(c) must be similar programmes while Choices 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 can be any other programmes for both degree and diploma programmes
Lowering by up to 2 points on the overall cut-off point for degree programmes for female applicants
Lowering the specific programme cut-off points by up to 2 points subject to attaining of a representation of a third for either gender and not exceeding the declared capacity of the programme by more than 10%.
KUCCPS Application for Minority and Marginalized Groups Affirmative
The minority and marginalized groups are as contained in the Commission for Revenue Allocation (CRA) policy for identifying marginalized areas
Lowering the specific programme cut-off points by up to 2 points subject to attaining 10% representation
KUCCPS Registration for Applicants with Disabilities
An application form to be completed by applicants with disabilities will be provided as a download on the KUCCPS website and must be certified by:
The head of the school
A registered medical practitioner
The National Council for Persons With Disabilities (NCPWD)
These application forms will be considered by the KUCCPS Board. The affirmative action will be by:
Placing all degree applicants with overall grade of C+ and above and have visual or hearing impairment subject to meeting the minimum admission requirements for their degree choices.
Lowering by 3 points below the overall cut-off point for degree programmes for applicants with physical impairment subject to meeting the minimum admission requirements for their degree choices.