Recognition and Equation of Qualifications 2019-02-27T13:20:31+00:00

Recognition and Equation of Qualifications

Procedure for application  for recognition of qualification.

The Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) undertakes recognition  of qualifications awarded by Foreign Universities and Qualifications awarding bodies in accordance with Section10 (1) of KNQF Regulations 2018.

General Requirements for Recognition of Qualifications;

  1. The qualification must be accredited by a relevant body;
  2. The qualification must have been obtained from an accredited training institution or qualification awarding body;
  3. The holder of the qualification must have met the Minimum Entry Requirements for an Academic Programmed leading to an equivalent qualification in Kenya;
  4. The holder must provide all originals and certified copies of certificates of all qualifications prior learning;
  5. Application must be done on form KNQA/L/004 for equation and KNQA/L/005 for recognition;
  6. All copies of Certificates and Academic Transcripts presented as proof of attainment of entry requirements for a particular qualification must be certified by an Advocate and Commissioner for Oaths (for Kenyan Citizens), an Advocate and Notary Public (for foreigners) or the issuing Institution;
  7. The qualifications must be externally assessed by an accredited body;
  8. Applications for recognition at level 2 will required to have covered subject(s) that re mandatory for one to satisfy the awarding regulations e.g. For KCSE a holder is required to have covered 7 subjects which include mathematics, a language 2 sciences and a humanity;
  9. The recognition certificate can be mailed through courier services upon request by the applicants. The applicants will be required to provide accurate physical address and a mailing fee as shown in the table below.
  10. Payment of prerequisite fee of Ksh 2000 for Kenya national and Ksh 3,000 for foreign national;
  11. The holder of the Diploma Award must have obtained the following minimum number of instructional hours as stipulated in section 18 (5) of the KNQF regulation 2018.

Click here to access the application form for recognition of Qualification

Click here to access the checklist  form for recognition of Qualification

Click here to access the guidelines  of  recognition of Qualification

 

 

KNQA Bank Account

A/C Name: Kenya National Qualifications Authority

A/C No.: 1208626825

Bank: Kenya Commercial Bank

Procedure for application  for equation of qualification.

The Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) undertakes  equation of qualifications awarded by Foreign Universities and Qualifications awarding bodies in accordance with Section10 (1) of KNQF Regulations 2018.

General Requirements for Equation of Qualifications;

  1. The qualification must be accredited by a relevant body;
  2. The qualification must have been obtained from an accredited training institution or qualification awarding body;
  3. The holder of the qualification must have met the Minimum Entry Requirements for an Academic Programmed leading to an equivalent qualification in Kenya;
  4. The holder must provide all originals and certified copies of certificates of all qualifications prior learning;
  5. Application must be done on form KNQA/L/004 for equation and KNQA/L/005 for recognition;
  6. All copies of Certificates and Academic Transcripts presented as proof of attainment of entry requirements for a particular qualification must be certified by an Advocate and Commissioner for Oaths (for Kenyan Citizens), an Advocate and Notary Public (for foreigners) or the issuing Institution;
  7. The qualifications must be externally assessed by an accredited body;
  8. Applications for equation at level 2 will required to have covered subject(s) that re mandatory for one to satisfy the awarding regulations e.g. For KCSE a holder is required to have covered 7 subjects which include mathematics, a language 2 sciences and a humanity;
  9. The equation certificate can be mailed through courier services upon request by the applicants. The applicants will be required to provide accurate physical address and a mailing fee as shown in the table below.
  10. Payment of prerequisite fee of Ksh 5,000 for Kenya national and Ksh 10,000 for foreign national;
  11. The holder of the Diploma Award must have obtained the following minimum number of instructional hours as stipulated in section 18 (5) of the KNQF regulation 2018.

Click here to access the application form for equation of Qualification

Click here to access the checklist  form for equation of Qualification

Click here to access the guidelines  form for equation of Qualification

 

 

KNQA Bank Account

A/C Name: Kenya National Qualifications Authority

A/C No.: 1208626825

Bank: Kenya Commercial Bank

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