BY JOAN WANJIKU,NAIROBI,9TH APRIL 2018-More Than 62,800 candidates who wrote their Kenya Certificate of Secondary School Education (KCSE) examination last year will have a chance to join various public universities across the country.
Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed says that of this number, 41 percent are females.
Speaking during the launch of the 2018-2019 university placement cycle at Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development on Monday, She indicated that 553 student who qualified for degree courses opted for diploma while 547 were not admitted by choice.
The CS asked dons to ensure students admitted receive the necessary support.She further stated that the Ministry will continue to support tertiary institution to continue producing skilled labour, she
She added that Student information management system should be implemented in universities as required and all students details captured.