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Organizing Fields

KNQA will recognize and register all qualifications that meet its set standards in accordance with the KNQF act and regulations, 2018. These qualifications will cut across many disciplines/fields and levels from early childhood, primary, secondary, artisan and craft certificates, Diplomas, Bachelors, Masters, doctoral and professional and other qualifications as shown below. For a Qualification to be registered in the KNQF there is need for the qualifications awarding Institution (QAI) to be accredited by the KNQA.

  • Primary Agriculture
  • Secondary Agriculture
  • Nature Conservation
  • Forestry and Wood Technology
  • Horticulture
  • Agriculture, agronomy, soil science, horticulture, forestry, nature conservation, range management, food science, agricultural technology, farm management, agriculture economics, agribusiness, and related qualifications
  • Sociology, Anthropology, archeology, political science;
  • psycology
  • Design Studies
  • Visual Arts
  • Performing Arts
  • Cultural Studies
  • Gender
  • heritage
  • Film, Television and Video
  • Sociology, anthropology, culture, arts, archeology and related qualifications
  • Public Policy, Politics and Democratic Citizenship
  • Religious and Ethical Foundations of Society
  • Rural and Agrarian Studies
  • Traditions, History and Legacies
  • Urban and Regional Studies
  • Safety in Society
  • Justice in Society
  • Sovereignty of the State
  • Public Administration
  • Finance, Economics and Accounting
    • Business Management
    • Human Resources
    • Marketing
    • Procurement
    • Office Administration
  • Project Management
  • Public Relations
  • Primary and secondary levels studies in Computer science and technology;

Artisan and Craft certificates, Diplomas, Bachelors, Masters and doctoral degree programs and professional qualifications in;

  • Computer science, IT, software engineering, mobile applications etc. and related qualifications
  • Schooling
  • Higher Education and Training
  • Early Childhood Development
  • Adult Learning
  • Communication Studies
  • Information Studies
  • Language
  • Literature
  • Primary and secondary levels teaching, Education (arts), education Science, subject specific studies, educational psychology, educational administration, educational foundations, pedagogy, early childhood, teacher training, education and elated qualifications
  • Civil, mechanical, electrical, electronic engineering;
  • Masonry, plumbing, carpentry, wiring, welding, motor vehicle mechanics, mechatronics
  • Engineering and Related Design
  • Manufacturing and Assembly
  • Fabrication and Extraction
  • Building Construction
  • Civil Engineering Construction
  • Electrical Infrastructure Construction

Artisan and Craft certificates, Diplomas, Bachelors, Masters and doctoral degree programs and professional qualifications in;

  • Legal studies
  • law

Artisan and Craft certificates, Diplomas, Bachelors, Masters and doctoral degree programs and professional qualifications in;

  • Geology, mining, earth sciences, petroleum studies,

Artisan and Craft certificates, Diplomas, Bachelors, Masters and doctoral degree programs and professional qualifications in;

  • Preventive Health
  • Public health
  • Clinical medicine
  • Curative Health
  • Rehabilitative Health/Services
  • Specializations in surgery, medicine, public health, pharmacy, dentistry, pharmacology, toxicology, ophthalmology, pediatrics, gynecology and related qualifications
  • Economics, statistics,
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Life Sciences
  • Earth and Space Sciences

Artisan and Craft certificates, Diplomas, Bachelors, Masters and doctoral degree programs and professional qualifications in;

  • Special education;
  • Special education technology

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  • Architecture, planning;
  • Urban planning, survey and drawing
  • Design and fine arts
  • Quantity surveying
  • GIS, map reading

Artisan and Craft certificates, Diplomas, Bachelors, Masters and doctoral degree programs and professional qualifications in;

  • Textiles; textile technology
  • Fashion and design;
  • Tailoring;

Artisan and Craft certificates, Diplomas, Bachelors, Masters and doctoral degree programs and professional qualifications in;

  • Economics, agribusiness, food science and technology, nature studies, environmental studies, environmental reclamation, food preservation, flavoring, food processing, etc.

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Qualifications Framework