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Senior Advisor Young Africa Works -TVET in Kenya Ian Warrender with KNQA DG Dr. Juma Mukhwana & KNQA staff during a courtesy call at the KNQA offices

October 20th, 2020|

Senior Advisor Young Africa Works -TVET in Kenya Ian Warrender with KNQA DG Dr. Juma Mukhwana & KNQA staff during a courtesy call at the KNQA offices. KNQA is the lead agency in the implementation [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana joined the Kibabii University fraternity during the launch of the VCs book entitled the silent Footsteps

October 20th, 2020|

Dr Juma Mukhwana joined the Kibabii University fraternity during the launch of the VCs book entitled the silent Footsteps. Dr Mukhwana thanked the VC for showing leadership by publishing his book.

Dr Juma Mukhwana leads a team from the Ministry of Education and County Government of Bungoma to open Wekelekha VTC in Kanduyi Constituency

October 20th, 2020|

Dr Juma Mukhwana leads a team from the Ministry of Education and County Government of Bungoma to open Wekelekha VTC in Kanduyi Constituency. He emphasized that elected leaders must now deliver on all the promises [...]

Promoting TVET Education in Western Kenya

October 11th, 2020|

A visit to Sirisia Vocational Training Centre. The centre is producing masks for Primary schools within the County. Vocational training must be complemented with business opportunities.

Happy Customer Service Week

October 11th, 2020|

The Kenya National Qualifications Authority would like to wish all our clients and the general public a #HappyCustomerServiceWeek.  #CustomerServiceWeek2020

Embracing technical trainings as a source of self employment

October 11th, 2020|

Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) for the Ministry of Education, State Department of Vocational Training Zack Kinuthia said these institutions are key drivers to youth employment.  “VTCs and TTIs are key drivers to youth employment, I challenge [...]

Opening ceremony of a library at Ebusiralo VTC in Vihiga County

October 11th, 2020|

Dr Juma Mukhwana the Director General of the KNQA with CAS Hon Zack Kinuthia during the opening ceremony of a library at Ebusiralo VTC in Vihiga County today. Vocational and Technical Training is a key [...]

Workshop to develop and polish National Standards and Guidelines for Accreditation of Qualification Awarding Institutions (QAIs)

October 11th, 2020|

Deputy Director Registration and Accreditation department, Mr. Frank Mukuna guides the KNQA team during a workshop to develop and polish National Standards and Guidelines for Accreditation of Qualification Awarding Institutions (QAIs).

We have finally validated and launched the KNQA Strategic Plan (2020-2025)

September 28th, 2020|

The Kenya National Qualifications Authority Strategic Plan- 2020-2025 was prepared in the context of Kenya National Development Agenda namely Kenya Vision 2030, (MTP-III) of 2018-2022 and the Big Four Agenda guided by the Kenyan Constitution [...]

CEO Bandari Maritime Academy Mr. Francis Muraya, after a courtesy call to shed light on the Registration and Accreditation process

September 28th, 2020|

KNQA's CEO/Director General Dr. Juma Mukhwana, hands over a gift bag to CEO Bandari Maritime Academy Mr. Francis Muraya, after a courtesy call to shed light on the Registration and Accreditation process. Next to him [...]

Induction Workshop for the Council Members of the KNQA

September 28th, 2020|

Induction Workshop for the Council Members of the KNQA. The Council aims at Building a world class Qualifications framework for Kenya. The Workshop was officially opened by the PS VTT Dr. Julius Jwan

Registering Mt. Kenya University Qualifications into the KNQF

September 28th, 2020|

The KNQA team today at the opening ceremony for Registering Mt. Kenya University Qualifications into the KNQF. Present were the KNQA Director General Dr Juma Mukhwana and MKU VC Prof Stanley Waudo.

Discussion on the Equation of foreign Qualifications for cadets from the East African Community.

September 28th, 2020|

Deputy Director RA Dpt, Mr. Frank Mukuna (third right), poses for a photo with members of his department and Colonel David Kwach from the Kenya Military Academy after a courtesy call to discuss the Equation [...]

Discussion on how ICDL can obtain a certificate of qualification equivalence (CoQE)

September 28th, 2020|

The Country Manager ICDL Africa, Mr. Etinick Mutinda poses for a photo with Deputy Director Registration and Accreditation Department Mr. Frank Mukuna and his team during a courtesy call to discuss how ICDL can obtain [...]

Accreditation of KEFEP as a Qualification Awarding Institution.

September 28th, 2020|

Joel Oloo and Erick Kayere both representatives of CICan-Kenya, pose for a photo with members of the Registration and Accreditation department after a meeting to deliberate on the accreditation of KEFEP as a Qualification Awarding [...]

Agency to chat Varsity pathway for dropouts

September 28th, 2020|

Primary school dropouts and high school students who fail to secure slots in universities and colleges can now use alternative pathways to acquire diplomas and degrees.

Prof. Bonaventure Kerre, founding Chair of the KNQA Council, addresses the KNQA Council on the History of Qualification frameworks and their importance in National Development

September 14th, 2020|

Prof. Bonaventure Kerre, founding Chair of the KNQA Council, addresses the KNQA Council on the History of Qualification frameworks and their importance in National Development.

Isaac Gathirwa, KNQA Council member addressing the KNQA Council on the KNQF Act and KNQA Regulations during the induction workshop for the council

September 14th, 2020|

Isaac Gathirwa, KNQA Council member addressing the KNQA Council on the KNQF Act and KNQA Regulations during the induction workshop for the council

Dr. Juma Mukhwana inducting the new KNQA Council on the KNQF Framework on 14th of September at Lake Naivasha Resort in Naivasha

September 14th, 2020|

Dr. Juma Mukhwana inducts the new KNQA Council on the 14th of September at Lake Naivasha Resort in Naivasha

A meeting of the KNQA and Representatives of the Paliarmentary Training Centre to discuss accreditation of the Centre and it’s Qualifications by the KNQA

September 9th, 2020|

A meeting of the KNQA and Representatives of the Paliarmentary Training Centre to discuss accreditation of the Centre and it's Qualifications by the KNQA. The meeting was attended by the KNQA Chairman Prof Kilemi [...]

The KNQA Director General Dr Juma Mukhwana and Absolom Mogoka, Chair of the Kenya Vocational Trainers Association after discussing about how to Revamp Vocational and Technical Training in Kenya

September 9th, 2020|

The KNQA Director General Dr Juma Mukhwana and Absolom Mogoka, Chair of the Kenya Vocational Trainers Association after discussing about how to Revamp Vocational and Technical Training in Kenya

The KNQA team today at the opening ceremony for Registering Mt. Kenya University Qualifications into the KNQF

September 7th, 2020|

The KNQA team today at the opening ceremony for Registering Mt. Kenya University Qualifications into the KNQF. Present were the KNQA Director General Dr Juma Mukhwana and MKU VC Prof Stanley Waudo [...]

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September 5th, 2020|

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Deputy CEO, National Council for Nomadic Education in Kenya (NACONEK), Emis Njeru receives a certificate of Participation in KNQA’s Validation Workshop from S. Maindi of KNQA

August 26th, 2020|

Deputy CEO, National Council for Nomadic Education in Kenya (NACONEK), Emis Njeru receives a certificate of Participation in KNQA's Validation Workshop from S. Maindi of KNQA.

Enabling TVET to Drive Kenya’s Economy

August 26th, 2020|

Jua Kali artisans to get certificates, Diplomas and Universities Degrees for their skills over time

August 20th, 2020|

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Qualifications authority steps up war on fake grades

August 20th, 2020|

Students with foreign academic certificates and those from international schools will have to be cleared by the Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) before being admitted to local universities and colleges.Equally, graduates who studied abroad will [...]

Cracking the whip on Fake and Fraudulent Qualifications in Kenya

August 20th, 2020|

Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) says it is determined to end the practice where students use fake documents to get entry into higher learning institutions in and outside country.  KNQA Director General Dr Juma Mukhwana [...]

Mr. Franklin Mukuna makes a presentation on the overview of the Kenya National Qualifications Framework (KNQF)

August 20th, 2020|

Deputy Director Recognition and Accreditation department, Franklin Mukuna, makes his presentation on the overview of the Kenya National Qualifications Framework (KNQF) and the functions of KNQA at Aljamea-tus-Saifiyah Nairobi Campus branch.

Inauguration of the KNQA Council

August 20th, 2020|

CAS Education Hon Zack Kinuthia, PS VTT Dr. Julius Jwan, KNQA Board Chairperson Dr. Kilemi Mwiria, and KNQA CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana display copies of the RPL policy framework during the inauguration of its council.

Introductory meeting of the KNQA Chair Council to KNQA Staff

August 20th, 2020|

Prof Kilemi Mwiria chair of the KNQA Council addressing staff of the KNQA today. He promised to help the organisation achieve world class standards as a premier Qualifications Authority in Africa.

Launch Digital Platform for TVET by the CAP Youth Empowerment Institute (CAP YEI) at Othaya VTC

August 12th, 2020|

CAS VTT Hon Zack Kinuthia and the DG KNQA Dr. Juma Mukhwana during the launch of on-line learning management systems for TVET institutions at Othaya VTC . Present were Regional Director Mastercard Foundation,Director DVET Eng. [...]

Kenya National Qualification Authority Awards Certificate of Qualification Equivalence to the Association of Business Executives (ABE)

August 7th, 2020|

Deputy Director Registration and Accreditation Department, Mr. Frank Mukuna hands over a certificate of Qualification Equivalence to the Association of Business Executives (ABE), Head of Marketing Ms. Fanta Graphiou

Streamlining of the National Skills Development and Labour Market requirements.

April 16th, 2020|

Learning from the best; A consultative meeting between the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA) and the KNQA on how to streamline national skills development and labour market requirements.

A consultative meeting between the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA) and the KNQA on how to streamline national skills development and labour market requirements

March 12th, 2020|

Learning from the best; A consultative meeting between the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA) and the KNQA on how to streamline national skills development and labour market requirements.

KNQA Registration workshop on how to prepare qualification (s) for registration on the KNQF at Aga Khan University, Nairobi n Tuesday, 10th March, 2020

March 12th, 2020|

The Department of Registration and Accreditation organized a one-day stakeholders’ workshop on how to prepare qualification (s) for registration on the KNQF at the Agakhan University Graduate School of Media and Communications on Tuesday, [...]

KNQA hosted an informative and bench marking meeting between CATS experts drawn from Egerton university and the KNQA CATS consultants hired by GIZ.

March 12th, 2020|

KNQA hosted an informative and bench marking meeting between CATS experts drawn from Egerton university and the KNQA CATS consultants hired by GIZ. The meeting was attended by Dr Meshack Obonyo from Egerton university, commissioner [...]

The “KNQA Army” trained and ready to roll out the KNQF to all parts of the Kenya and the world.

March 2nd, 2020|

The Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) has successfully trained eligible resource persons drawn from accredited universities (by CUE), Accredited TVET institutions (by TVETA), industry, private sector, research institutions, industry, assessment and examination bodies (accredited by the KNQA), [...]

Training of KNQA resource persons officially opened by CAS Zack Kinuthia.

March 2nd, 2020|

Training of KNQA resource persons took place last weekend. The Authority is building an army of champions to develop and implement the KNQF. The workshop was officially opened by CAS Zack Kinuthia.

National TVET Trainee Recruitment Campaign; Kenya has 300,000 students in the TVET sector with a target of 5m students in the next 5 years.

February 24th, 2020|

Kenya has 300,000 students in the TVET sector. The target is 5m students in the next 5 years. We have rolled out a incentives that include support paying fees, new TVET colleges, new trainers and [...]

Development of standards for Quality Assurance and mutual Recognition of Qualifications in Africa in Dakar Senegal, organised by UNESCO and the Ministry of Higher Education, Senegal

February 24th, 2020|

At the beginning of the Continent wide Workshop to develop standards for Quality Assurance and mutual Recognition of Qualifications in Africa in Dakar Senegal. Organised by UNESCO and the Ministry of Higher Education, Senegal with [...]

Integrated approaches to Improve Technical Training and Youth Employment in the Lake Region Currently underway at Kisumu National Polytechnics

February 24th, 2020|

Workshop on Integrated approaches to Improve Technical Training and Youth Employment in the Lake Region Currently underway at Kisumu National Polytechnics. The meeting is being attended by CECs and COs from the Lake Region, the [...]

Masinde Muliro University today hosted us for a workshop on the Role of Universities in Competence Based Education and Training in Kenya.

February 12th, 2020|

Masinde Muliro University today hosted us for a workshop on the Role of Universities in Competence Based Education and Training in Kenya. Present is the CUE, KNQA and KICD among others. This is a major [...]

CAS- MOE Hon. Zack Kinuthia flanked by DG Dr. Mukhwana & staff of KNQA during the opening of a KNQA Strategic Plan Review Workshop in Naivasha.

February 12th, 2020|

The CAS noted that KNQA plays a key role of coodinating & harmonizing Education and Training in Kenya to ensure production of a quality & relevantly skilled workforce.He noted that Up Skilling of the youth [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana Director General and CEO of the Kenya National Qualifications Authority with a team from the GIZ and Korea International Corporation Agency (KOICA)

January 20th, 2020|

Dr Juma Mukhwana Director General and CEO of the Kenya National Qualifications Authority with a team from the GIZ and Korea International Corporation Agency (KOICA). They exlpoted possibilities of Automating the Kenya National Learners Record [...]

Drs Juma Mukhwana, Winnie Bulimo and Stanley Maindi of the KNQA meeting with Dr Maria Overeem from the African union.

January 20th, 2020|

Drs Juma Mukhwana, Winnie Bulimo and Stanley Maindi of the KNQA meeting with Dr Maria Overeem from the African union. The team met to review and plan for the upcoming in country consultation meeting on [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana Director General and CEO of the Kenya National Qualifications Authority

January 20th, 2020|

Dr Juma Mukhwana Director General and CEO of the Kenya National Qualifications Authority opening a stakeholder workshop organised by KASNEB to formulate occupational standards for the Acocountancy profession in Kenya. He emphasised the need for [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana Director General and CEO of the Kenya National Qualifications Authority opening a stakeholder workshop organised by KASNEB to formulate occupational standards for the Acocountancy profession in Kenya.

January 14th, 2020|

Dr Juma Mukhwana Director General and CEO of the Kenya National Qualifications Authority opening a stakeholder workshop organised by KASNEB to formulate occupational standards for the Acocountancy profession in Kenya. He emphasised the need for [...]

East African countries are now racing against time to to establish a Regional Qualifications framework to support free movement of people and skills and also to facilitate recognition of Qualifications from refugee communities.

November 22nd, 2019|

East African countries are now racing against time to to establish a Regional Qualifications framework to support free movement of people and skills and also to facilitate recognition of Qualifications from refugee communities.

At the IGAD Regional Qualifications framework development workshop on 19th November, 2019. The IGAD region requires to develop a regional framework to easy mobility of Qualifications across the region.

November 22nd, 2019|

At the IGAD Regional Qualifications framework development workshop. The IGAD region requires to develop a regional framework to easy mobility of Qualifications across the region.

KNQA issued an Accreditation certificate to TVET CDACC as the first exam body to carry out Assessment and Examination of Competence Based Education in the TVET Sector in Kenya on the 16th November 2019

November 22nd, 2019|

Today the KNQA issued an Accreditation certificate to TVET CDACC as the first exam body to carry out Assessment and Examination of Competence Based Education in the TVET Sector in Kenya. 278 CBET programs have [...]

The Swiss Ambassador to Kenya Dr. Ralf, Swiss Minister for Economic Affairs Marie Gabrellie, Deputy Director TVET Stanley Maindi & Head of Buhler East Africa Mathias Grabe during a visit of the Swiss Trade Delegation to the African Milling School in Ruiru on 13/11/2019

November 22nd, 2019|

The Swiss Ambassador to Kenya Dr. Ralf, Swiss Minister for Economic Affairs Marie Gabrellie, Deputy Director TVET Stanley Maindi & Head of Buhler East Africa Mathias Grabe during a visit of the Swiss Trade Delegation [...]

Supporting Reforms in the TVET Sector in Kenya: Learning from Best Practices in Swiss TVET Training Model

November 14th, 2019|

The Swiss Ambassador to Kenya Dr. Ralf, Swiss Minister for Economic Affairs Marie Gabrellie, Deputy Director TVET Stanley Maindi & Head of Buhler East Africa Mathias Grabe during a visit of the Swiss Trade Delegation [...]

A meeting of the VTT team and state corporations currently underway in Kisumu to review implementation of CBET in the TVET sector.

October 25th, 2019|

A meeting of the VTT team and state corporations currently underway in Kisumu to review implementation of CBET in the TVET sector.

The PS, Vocational &Technical Training Dr. Kevit Desai with the Technical Team that is Developing a National Policy on Recognition of Prior Learning(RPL)at the Kenya Industrial Training Institute,Nakuru

October 25th, 2019|

The PS noted that the RPL policy will facilitate the Recognition & Certification of Knowledge,skills & competencies attained the informal & non-formal means.This will promote access, improved employability, mobility, inclusivity,lifelong Learning,self esteem & increased productivity.He [...]

Development of the Kenya National Policy on Recognition of Prior Learning currently underway in Nakuru.

October 25th, 2019|

The system seeks to formally asses, recognise, and issue certification for Qualifications obtained in informal learning environments. The meeting is organised by the KNQA and is being attended by the Ministry of Education, NITA, TVETA [...]

Today education CS Prof George Magoha launched the Sessional paper no 1 of 2019

October 16th, 2019|

Today education CS Prof George Magoha launched the Sessional paper no 1 of 2019 that seeks to transform education in Kenya for global competitiveness and sustainable development.

Workshop on Sustainable training of PhD graduates in Africa kicked off today at ICIPE, in Nairobi.

October 7th, 2019|

Workshop on Sustainable training of PhD graduates in Africa kicked off today at ICIPE, in Nairobi. Issues of Access, Relevance and Quality have taken centre stage. The workshop is being hosted by the Regional Scholarship [...]

The workshop that brings together universities, TVET institutions, regulators and others from the agriculture sector are this week meeting at Egerton University to develop a credit accumulation and transfer system.

October 4th, 2019|

The workshop that brings together universities, TVET institutions, regulators and others from the agriculture sector are this week meeting at Egerton University to develop a credit accumulation and transfer system. In attendance is CUE, TVETA, [...]

At the conclusion of the Zambia Higher Education Week we paid a courtesy call to the country’s vice President Her Excellency Madam Inonge Wina

October 4th, 2019|

At the conclusion of the Zambia Higher Education Week we paid a courtesy call to the country's vice President Her Excellency Madam Inonge Wina. She promised to implement the recommendations of the forum and support [...]

This week: The Zambia Higher Education Week hosted by the University of Zambia and RUFORUM

September 23rd, 2019|

This week: The Zambia Higher Education Week hosted by the University of Zambia and RUFORUM. The event was opened by Dr Brian Mushimba, Minister for Higher Education, Zambia. The event aims at galvanizing reforms in [...]

The African Regional Workshop on internationalization of Higher Education at JKUAT

September 23rd, 2019|

The African Regional Workshop on internationalization of Higher Education at JKUAT. Interesting insights on how to internationalize the curriculum, the University and the teaching.

Outreach and dissemination of information is important in promoting the Kenya National Qualifications framework.

September 4th, 2019|

Outreach and dissemination of information is important in promoting the Kenya National Qualifications framework. The KNQA team led by Ephrahim Munene, the Principal Technical officer, is attending the Mombasa show this week to create awareness [...]

The African Continental Qualifications framework (ACQF) seeks to facilitate free movement of persons to support intra African trade

September 3rd, 2019|

The African Continental Qualifications framework (ACQF) seeks to facilitate free movement of persons to support intra African trade as adopted by the AU assembly in article 18 on Mutual Recognition and equation of African Qualifications.

Today we were privileged to host a team from The Kenya Institute for Supplies Management led by the CEO Hedwig Nyalwal

August 7th, 2019|

Today we were privileged to host a team from The Kenya Institute for Supplies Management led by the CEO Hedwig Nyalwal. Our team discussed how to map supplies management Qualifications onto the Kenya National Qualifications [...]

With a team from GIZ discussing a project to map Agricultural Qualifications

August 7th, 2019|

With a team from GIZ discussing a project to map Agricultural Qualifications from all levels of training in Kenya onto the KNQF and create a National credit accumulation and transfer system.

A discussion between KNQA and the Kenya Private sector Alliance on the kind of skills that the private sector

July 3rd, 2019|

A discussion between KNQA and the Kenya Private sector Alliance on the kind of skills that the private sector requires both in the short and long term. The private sector pays a critical role in [...]

Had the opportunity to address Principals from 150 high Schools from the across Kenya that are Promoting teaching and learning of Science,

July 1st, 2019|

Had the opportunity to address Principals from 150 high Schools from the across Kenya that are Promoting teaching and learning of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) organisd by CEMASTEA in Nakuru today. The country [...]

The TVET sector in Kenya is growing. The country has a target of constructing and opening atleast one Tecnical Training Institute

July 1st, 2019|

The TVET sector in Kenya is growing. The country has a target of constructing and opening atleast one Tecnical Training Institute in each of our 290 constituencies. These are now being equipped with modern training [...]

Very interesting and interactive session with high school students at Bishop Kamau Girls High School, Ngecha Kiambu

July 1st, 2019|

Very interesting and interactive session with high school students at Bishop Kamau Girls High School, Ngecha Kiambu during the High School Conference held 27th June 2019. My role today was very simple...to simply listen to [...]

A meeting of the KNQA and representatives from Pearson Edexcel

July 1st, 2019|

A meeting of the KNQA and representatives from Pearson to discuss how British Qualifications can be mapped onto the Kenya National Qualifications framework.

During the Launching of the Journal of TVET Research and Education at Eldoret National Polytechnic.

June 14th, 2019|

During the Launching of the Journal of TVET Research and Education at Eldoret National Polytechnic. The function was attended by the Governor of Uasin Gishu Jackson Mandago, Dr Juma Mukhwana, KNQA, Prof Bonaventure Kerre, University [...]

The 9th Annual Scientific Conference of the Eldoret National Polytechnic kicked off on 13th June 2019

June 14th, 2019|

The 9th Annual Scientific Conference of the Eldoret National Polytechnic kicked off today. Research in our TVET institutions is taking root. I was privileged to be one of the key note speakers. TVET institutions must [...]

Today,11th June 2019 Kenya launched its National Research priorities for the next 10 years.

June 11th, 2019|

Today Kenya launched its National Research priorities for the next 10 years. Thanks NACOSTI for putting this together. We do not have enough resources to carry out Reseach in everything. The meeting was opened by [...]

The Regional Competence Based Education and Training (CBET) Implentation Committee

June 11th, 2019|

The Regional Competence Based Education and Training (CBET) Implentation Committee- Riftvalley region successfully held its first meeting at RVTTI in Eldoret.The meeting was well attended by Principals, CBET Champions, Private colleges, Counties, CDACC, TVET Authority, [...]

The KNQA, TVET CDACC and TVET Authority team reviewing Competence based Curricular from CDACC

June 11th, 2019|

The KNQA, TVET CDACC and TVET Authority team reviewing Competence based Curricular from CDACC to ensure that they impart the right Skills, Knowledge and Competences to take the Country to the next level.

Experts in Higher Education and Agriculture gather in Uganda to map out a route for internationalization of Higher education in Africa

June 11th, 2019|

Experts in Higher Education and Agriculture gather in Uganda to map out a route for internationalization of Higher education in Africa. The team has representatives from South Africa, Kenya, Uganda, Botswana, Namibia, Sudan, South Sudan, [...]

Meeting to discuss about a joint TVET trainers training program to be implemented by the Governments of Kenya and Australia.

May 22nd, 2019|

Meeting to discuss about a joint TVET trainers training program to be implemented by the Governments of Kenya and Australia. The program locally hosted by the TVET Authority will build the capacity of TVET trainers [...]

Launching of the Dual TVET training system in Kenya at a Nairobi hotel

May 15th, 2019|

Launching of the Dual TVET training system in Kenya at a Nairobi hotel today. Training will take place both in colleges and industry. The system aims at improving employability skills of graduates.

A meeting to discuss reforms in the Higher Education sector in Kenya kicks off today in Nairobi

May 6th, 2019|

A meeting to discuss reforms in the Higher Education sector in Kenya kicks off today in Nairobi. The country aims at building a high quality and competitive education sector in Africa through sustainable funding and [...]

Kenya has got talent and this came out clearly during the just concluded National Drama festival at Kibabii university

April 15th, 2019|

Giving a keynote speech during the Technical University of Mombasa Scientific Conference, 2019. Research is an important part of University life during which we take stock of new ideas and Innovations that may be emerging. [...]

Giving a keynote speech during the Technical University of Mombasa Scientific Conference, 2019.

April 5th, 2019|

Giving a keynote speech during the Technical University of Mombasa Scientific Conference, 2019. Research is an important part of University life during which we take stock of new ideas and Innovations that may be emerging. [...]

During a recent tour of the Germany dual TVET training system in Berlin, Bonn and Frankfurt

April 5th, 2019|

During a recent tour of the Germany dual TVET training system in Berlin, Bonn and Frankfurt. We learnt important aspects on how to link training and work place needs. This will come in handy as [...]

KNQA team bids farewell to Dr Udo Baumfalk

April 3rd, 2019|

Today the KNQA team bid farewell to Dr Udo Baumfalk who has been designing and developing our database systems. We thank you for the great work that you have done over the last one month. [...]

The TVET sector has been identified as one of the key drivers for the Agenda 4 in Kenya.

March 27th, 2019|

The TVET sector has been identified as one of the key drivers for the Agenda 4 in Kenya. But the Quality of Training in critical for this sector to achieve the desired results. Quality of [...]

Today we are privileged to be engaging with the Nursing Council on how their Qualifications are placed within the KNQF

March 13th, 2019|

Today we are privileged to be engaging with the Nursing Council on how their Qualifications are placed within the KNQF. The country has a well developed nursing training, mentorship and progression program. Kenyan nurses are [...]

Meeting with the ACT team from the USA led by Patrick Coates

March 5th, 2019|

Meeting with the ACT team from the USA led by Patrick Coates to discuss about processes used to asses applications for Certificates of Qualifications Equivance for foreign qualifications awarded in Kenya. The process assesses foreign [...]

Today we met with a team from the National Police Service led by Dr Ken Asembo to discuss about the security, integrity and potential of the KNQA

February 27th, 2019|

The Framework is growing. Today we met with a team from the National Police Service led by Dr Ken Asembo to discuss about the security, integrity and potential of the KNQA and its impact on [...]

A team from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) led by Prof Victoria Ngumi, the Vice chancellor.

February 26th, 2019|

Today the KNQA team was privileged to host a The team learnt more the knqf and how it impacts university education in Kenya.

At Machakos University on the role of the Kenya National Qualifications framework

February 25th, 2019|

After giving a public lecture at Machakos University on the role of the Kenya National Qualifications framework in improving efficiency in the education sector in Kenya. For sure things are changing and our universities need [...]

Kenya Hands on the future skills show

February 11th, 2019|

Curtains fall on the Kenya Hands on the future skills show this afternoon. The show was attended by 134 exhibitors and In three days the show attracted over 15000 participants. The range of innovations and [...]

The KNQA team at the Kenya Hands on the future skills show 2019

February 8th, 2019|

The KNQA team at the Kenya Hands on the future skills show 2019. The show is showcasing innovations and opportunities for young people in the TVET sector in Kenya.

Attending a meeting hosted by the Ministry of labour, Kenya and the international labour organization (ILO)

February 7th, 2019|

Attending a meeting hosted by the Ministry of labour, Kenya and the international labour organization (ILO) to review the Kenya National Occupational Classification Standards (KNOCS). The meeting discussed how the KNQF Qualifications can be aligned [...]

Cabinet Secretary for Education, Kenya Dr. Amina Mohammed Chairing a stakeholder Meeting on the Kenya National Qualifications framework.

January 28th, 2019|

Cabinet Secretary for Education, Kenya Dr. Amina Mohammed Chairing a stakeholder Meeting on the Kenya National Qualifications framework. The framework is an important aspect as part of the reforms currently ongoing in the education sector [...]

The TVET sector is growing in importance in Africa.

January 25th, 2019|

The sector holds the key for the industrialization of the continent. The Government of Kenya is putting great emphasis on implementation of competence based education and training in the TVET sector in Kenya. KNQA being [...]

KNUT, KUPPET, NACONEK, frontier counties council, in a meeting to harmonize the KNQA and TSC regulations

January 22nd, 2019|

The CS education Amb. Amina Mohammed today leading Various stakeholders including KNUT, KUPPET, Naconek, frontier counties council, the ministry of Education in a meeting to harmonize the KNQA and TSC regulations on teacher education [...]

KNQA Team During a visit to Accredit the Kenya Meterological Training College

October 18th, 2018|

This document serves as a guide for KNQA when recruiting assessors to carry out assessment of Prior Learning (PL) or any of its other functions. KNQA is required to register assessor's carry out a number [...]

Guidelines for Registration of Assessors by The Kenya National Qualifications Authority

October 18th, 2018|

This document is a synthesis of information gathered from a variety of sources through internal research processes and consultation with various stakeholders. This document serves as a guide for KNQA to formulate criteria for the [...]

KNQA when recruiting assessors to carry out assessment of Prior Learning (PL)

October 18th, 2018|

This document serves as a guide for KNQA when recruiting assessors to carry out assessment of Prior Learning (PL) or any of its other functions. KNQA is required to register assessor's carry out a number [...]