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KNQA recognizes ACCA as a Foreign Qualification Awarding Institution

June 10th, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA recognizes ACCA as a Foreign Qualification Awarding Institution

KNQA Director General, Dr. Alice Kande(second from left) together with National Assembly Deputy Speaker, Hon. Gladys Sholei (second right) at Toolkit skills Hub in Nairobi during the celebration of youth and instructors skilled in advanced welding.

June 10th, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Director General, Dr. Alice Kande(second from left) together with National Assembly Deputy Speaker, Hon. Gladys Sholei (second right) at Toolkit skills [...]

A section of KNQA staff participate in a Tree Planting exercise at Njiru Secondary School to mark the World Environment Day.

June 6th, 2024|Community, News|

A section of KNQA staff participate in a Tree Planting exercise at Njiru Secondary School to mark the World Environment Day. [...]

An officer from the Kenya Forest Service (KFS) demonstrates how to plant a tree seedling during the Tree Planting ceremony held at Njiru Secondary School.

June 6th, 2024|Community, News|

An officer from the Kenya Forest Service (KFS) demonstrates how to plant a tree seedling during the Tree Planting ceremony held at [...]

KNQA to develop a standardized Coding System Policy

June 6th, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA to develop a standardized Coding System Policy

Why Kenya is standardising the coding system for all qualifications https://businessnow.co.ke/why-kenya-is-standardising-the-coding-system-for-all-qualifications/

June 6th, 2024|Community, News|

Why Kenya is standardising the coding system for all qualifications https://businessnow.co.ke/why-kenya-is-standardising-the-coding-system-for-all-qualifications/…

KNQA Director General, Dr. Alice Kande, makes her submission on the second day of the 4th IGAD Conference for Experts in Charge of Education. The conference focused on the IGAD Qualifications Framework.

May 31st, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Director General, Dr. Alice Kande, makes her submission on the second day of the 4th IGAD Conference for Experts in Charge [...]

Key recommendations from the discussion will then be tabled to the Ministers of Education from the IGAD region on Thursday, 30th May 2024

May 31st, 2024|Community, News|

Key recommendations from the discussion will then be tabled to the Ministers of Education from the IGAD region on Thursday, 30th May [...]

From left: FKE CEO Ms. Jacquiline Mugo, FKE President Dr. Habil Olaka, and Dr. Julius Kipng’etich, CEO of Jubilee Holdings, interacting with KNQA officers during the 65th FKE Annual General Meeting held at the JW Marriott Hotel in Nairobi.

May 31st, 2024|Community, News|

From left: FKE CEO Ms. Jacquiline Mugo, FKE President Dr. Habil Olaka, and Dr. Julius Kipng'etich, CEO of Jubilee Holdings, interacting with [...]

Former KNQA Council Member Mr. Hirji Shah, visits the Authority’s booth during the 65th FKE Annual General Meeting.

May 31st, 2024|Community, News|

Former KNQA Council Member Mr. Hirji Shah, visits the Authority's booth during the 65th FKE Annual General Meeting.

Ministry seeks to harmonize education system https://standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001495515/ministry-seeks-to-harmonise-education-system

May 27th, 2024|Community, News|

Ministry seeks to harmonize education system https://standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001495515/ministry-seeks-to-harmonise-education-system

KNQA officers Rita Mudza and Imelda Namana in a roundtable meeting with representatives from the Kenya Maritime Authority (KMA) and TVETA. The meeting was part of a validation exercise for Marine Engineering curricula at the Bandari Maritime Academy by regulatory bodies.

May 27th, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA officers Rita Mudza and Imelda Namana in a roundtable meeting with representatives from the Kenya Maritime Authority (KMA) and TVETA. The [...]

TVET PS lauds KNQA for developing Strategic Plan https://educationnews.co.ke/tvet-ps-lauds-knqa-for-developing-2023-2027-strategic-plan/

May 27th, 2024|Community, News|

TVET PS lauds KNQA for developing Strategic Plan https://educationnews.co.ke/tvet-ps-lauds-knqa-for-developing-2023-2027-strategic-plan/

This May, we honour our incredible internal audit team at KNQA. Their commitment to transparency, accountability, and efficiency ensures that we maintain the highest standards of integrity in all our operations. Internal auditors are the guardians of our governance framework.

May 27th, 2024|Community, News|

This May, we honour our incredible internal audit team at KNQA. Their commitment to transparency, accountability, and efficiency ensures that we maintain [...]

PS TVET Dr. Esther Muoria (center), KNQA Council Chair Hon. Stanley Kiptis (left), KNQA CEO Dr. Alice Kande (right), along with members of the KNQA Council and the KNQA Senior Management team, during a workshop to review the KNQA Strategic Plan 2023–2027.

May 27th, 2024|Community, News|

PS TVET Dr. Esther Muoria (center), KNQA Council Chair Hon. Stanley Kiptis (left), KNQA CEO Dr. Alice Kande (right), along with members [...]

Members of the KNQA Council during the review of the Strategic Plan.

May 27th, 2024|Community, News|

Members of the KNQA Council during the review of the Strategic Plan.

State banks on national database to curb fake certificate crisis

May 27th, 2024|Community, News|

State banks on national database to curb fake certificate crisis

KNQA holds stakeholders forum to discuss the validation of National Policy Framework https://educationnews.co.ke/knqa-holds-stakeholders-forum-to-discuss-validation-of-national-policy-framework/

May 27th, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA holds stakeholders forum to discuss the validation of National Policy Framework https://educationnews.co.ke/knqa-holds-stakeholders-forum-to-discuss-validation-of-national-policy-framework/…

State set to weed out fake degrees in institutions

May 27th, 2024|Community, News|

State set to weed out fake degrees in institutions

The representative of PS TVET, Mr. John Tuwei (front center), KNQA Council Chair, Hon. Stanley Kiptis, and KNQA Director General, Dr. Alice Kande, alongside members of the Technical Working Committee on the National Policy Framework for Accreditation System on Qualifications.

May 13th, 2024|Community, News|

The representative of PS TVET, Mr. John Tuwei (front center), KNQA Council Chair, Hon. Stanley Kiptis, and KNQA Director General, Dr. Alice [...]

Members of the Technical Working Committee on the Kenya Credit Accumulation and Transfer System (KCATS) and part of KNQA staff participate in a tree planting exercise to mark the National Tree Growing Day.

May 13th, 2024|Community, News|

Members of the Technical Working Committee on the Kenya Credit Accumulation and Transfer System (KCATS) and part of KNQA staff participate in [...]

PS Labour & Skills Development Mr. Shadrach Mwadime during the opening of the Joint Peer Learning and Capacity Building workshop of the Council of Registered Builders of Nigeria. The Kenyan Technical team of the Sector Skills Council and RPL implementation were also present.

May 7th, 2024|Community, News|

PS Labour & Skills Development Mr. Shadrach Mwadime during the opening of the Joint Peer Learning and Capacity Building workshop of the [...]

TVET graduates giving degree holders a run at the job market https://nation.africa/kenya/news/education/tvet-graduates-giving-degree-holders-a-run-at-the-job-market–4614192

May 7th, 2024|Community, News|

TVET graduates giving degree holders a run at the job market https://nation.africa/kenya/news/education/tvet-graduates-giving-degree-holders-a-run-at-the-job-market--4614192…

KNQA Director General Dr. Alice Kande addresses members of the Technical Working Committee on KCATs during a workshop to draft standards and guidelines for KCATs at Manzoni Lodge in Machakos County on 6th May 2024.

May 7th, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Director General Dr. Alice Kande addresses members of the Technical Working Committee on KCATs during a workshop to draft standards and [...]

KNQA Council Chairperson Hon Stanley Kiptis, KNQA CEO Dr. Alice Kande & Prof Moses Nyangito, Chairperson of Technical Working Committee on KCATs in a group photo with other members during a workshop to draft standards and guidelines for KCATs in Machakos County on 6th May 2024.

May 7th, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Council Chairperson Hon Stanley Kiptis, KNQA CEO Dr. Alice Kande & Prof Moses Nyangito, Chairperson of Technical Working Committee on KCATs [...]

Why Ruto wants more Africans to acquire doctorate degrees https://pd.co.ke/news/why-ruto-wants-more-africans-to-acquire-doctorate-degrees-231353/

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Why Ruto wants more Africans to acquire doctorate degrees https://pd.co.ke/news/why-ruto-wants-more-africans-to-acquire-doctorate-degrees-231353/…

Prime Cabinet Secretary Hon. Musalia Mudavadi, CS Education Hon. Ezekiel Machogu and KNQA Director General Dr. Alice Kande at the KNQA exhibition booth during the opening ceremony of the 6th PASET Annual Conference.

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Prime Cabinet Secretary Hon. Musalia Mudavadi, CS Education Hon. Ezekiel Machogu and KNQA Director General Dr. Alice Kande at the KNQA exhibition [...]

Dr. Kande confirmed as head of KNQA

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Dr. Kande confirmed as head of KNQA

Prime CS Hon. Musalia Mudavadi (from right), CS Education Hon. Ezekiel Machogu, PS TVET Dr. Esther Muoria, PS Higher Education Dr. Beatrice Inyangala, KNQA Director General Dr. Alice Kande and KUCCPS CEO Dr. Mercy Wahome during the opening ceremony of the PASET Conference.

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Prime CS Hon. Musalia Mudavadi (from right), CS Education Hon. Ezekiel Machogu, PS TVET Dr. Esther Muoria, PS Higher Education Dr. Beatrice [...]

The conference hosted at the Safari Park Hotel is a sub-Saharan Africa program that aims to strengthen Science, Technology, and Engineering capabilities for socio-economic transformation through postdoctoral training and skilling the youth in TVET.

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

The conference hosted at the Safari Park Hotel is a sub-Saharan Africa program that aims to strengthen Science, Technology, and Engineering capabilities [...]

Qualifications Authority confirms Dr. Alice Kande as CEO https://the-star.co.ke/news/realtime/2024-04-22-qualification-authority-confirms-alice-kande-as-director-general/

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Qualifications Authority confirms Dr. Alice Kande as CEO https://the-star.co.ke/news/realtime/2024-04-22-qualification-authority-confirms-alice-kande-as-director-general/…

Dr. Alice Kande: Heartfelt Appreciation for the CEO Appointment

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Dr. Alice Kande: Heartfelt Appreciation for the CEO Appointment

Opinion: Rid country of fake academic papers menace https://nation.africa/kenya/blogs-opinion/blogs/rid-country-of-fake-academic-papers-menace-4598654

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Opinion: Rid country of fake academic papers menace https://nation.africa/kenya/blogs-opinion/blogs/rid-country-of-fake-academic-papers-menace-4598654…

Accreditation system necessary to enhance quality of education https://standardmedia.co.ke/opinion/article/2001493501/accreditation-system-necessary-to-enhance-quality-of-education

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Accreditation system necessary to enhance quality of education https://standardmedia.co.ke/opinion/article/2001493501/accreditation-system-necessary-to-enhance-quality-of-education…

Report fake, falsified and fraudulent certificates via https://qa.knqa.go.ke/cheti-mwitu/

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Report fake, falsified and fraudulent certificates via https://qa.knqa.go.ke/cheti-mwitu/

Why Kenya is leading development of Qualifications and Credentials Platform https://businessnow.co.ke/why-kenya-is-leading-development-of-qualifications-and-credentials-platform/

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Why Kenya is leading development of Qualifications and Credentials Platform https://businessnow.co.ke/why-kenya-is-leading-development-of-qualifications-and-credentials-platform/…

Qualifications Authority receives wage bill accountability award from Ruto https://the-star.co.ke/news/realtime/2024-04-18-qualifications-authority-receives-wage-bill-accountability-award-from-ruto/ via @thestarkenya

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Qualifications Authority receives wage bill accountability award from Ruto https://the-star.co.ke/news/realtime/2024-04-18-qualifications-authority-receives-wage-bill-accountability-award-from-ruto/… via @thestarkenya

KNQA Chairperson Hon Stanley Kiptis(left), and Acting Director General Dr Alice Kande(Centre) follow proceedings during the third day of the Third National Wage Bill Conference,2024 at the Bomas of Kenya

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Chairperson Hon Stanley Kiptis(left), and Acting Director General Dr Alice Kande(Centre) follow proceedings during the third day of the Third National [...]

Enhancing Transparency and Global Recognition: The Kenya National Qualifications Classification Standard https://kbc.co.ke/enhancing-transparency-and-global-recognition-the-kenya-national-qualifications-classification-standard/

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Enhancing Transparency and Global Recognition: The Kenya National Qualifications Classification Standard https://kbc.co.ke/enhancing-transparency-and-global-recognition-the-kenya-national-qualifications-classification-standard/…

KNQA Chairperson Hon Stanley Kiptis( second from left), acting Director General Dr. Alice Kande(second from right), Consultant Dr.Laura Mamuli(right) in the front row together with the staff of the Authority in a group photo during the refining of KNQA outreach policy workshop.

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Chairperson Hon Stanley Kiptis( second from left), acting Director General Dr. Alice Kande(second from right), Consultant Dr.Laura Mamuli(right) in the front [...]

KNQA acting Director General Dr.Alice Kande welcomes Deputy President Hon Rigathi Gachagua at the Nyeri National Polytechnic during a graduation ceremony. The Deputy President was the Chief guest at the event.

May 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA acting Director General Dr.Alice Kande welcomes Deputy President Hon Rigathi Gachagua at the Nyeri National Polytechnic during a graduation ceremony. The [...]

Do you have skills yet lack certification? Je, una ujuzi bila cheti? Join the Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection on 22/March/2024 for the Launch of RPL Policy

April 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Do you have skills yet lack certification? Je, una ujuzi bila cheti? Join the Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) in collaboration with [...]

Align job descriptions to accommodate prior learners – Gachagua https://the-star.co.ke/news/2024-03-22-align-job-descriptions-to-accommodate-prior-learners-gachagua/

April 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Align job descriptions to accommodate prior learners – Gachagua https://the-star.co.ke/news/2024-03-22-align-job-descriptions-to-accommodate-prior-learners-gachagua/…

Excitement for jua kali sector as informal qualifications are now recognized https://educationnews.co.ke/excitement-for-jua-kali-sector-as-informal-qualifications-are-now-recognized/

April 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Excitement for jua kali sector as informal qualifications are now recognized https://educationnews.co.ke/excitement-for-jua-kali-sector-as-informal-qualifications-are-now-recognized/…

How skilled informal sector workers will be formally recognized https://businessnow.co.ke/how-skilled-informal-sector-workers-will-be-formally-recognized/

April 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

How skilled informal sector workers will be formally recognized https://businessnow.co.ke/how-skilled-informal-sector-workers-will-be-formally-recognized/…

RPL framework will dignify self-taught persons in the job market: Gachagua https://capitalfm.co.ke/news/?p=744537 via @capitalfmkenya

April 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

RPL framework will dignify self-taught persons in the job market: Gachagua https://capitalfm.co.ke/news/?p=744537 via @capitalfmkenya

New dawn for ‘jua kali’ workers without papers https://standardmedia.co.ke/education/article/2001491980/new-dawn-for-jua-kali-workers-without-papers

April 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

New dawn for 'jua kali' workers without papers https://standardmedia.co.ke/education/article/2001491980/new-dawn-for-jua-kali-workers-without-papers…

Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua, Education CS Hon. Ezekiel Machogu, PS TVET Dr. Esther Muoria and KNQA Ag. CEO Dr. Alice Kande at the KNQA exhibition booth during the RPL Launch ceremony

April 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua, Education CS Hon. Ezekiel Machogu, PS TVET Dr. Esther Muoria and KNQA Ag. CEO Dr. Alice Kande at [...]

We are all systems go! Are you ready for the launch of RPL in Kenya?

April 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

We are all systems go! Are you ready for the launch of RPL in Kenya?

KNQA Council Chairperson, Hon. Kiptis: What prompted the formulation of the RPL Policy is the gap of skills mismatch in the country and high unemployment rates. Skilled workers were lacking certification, RPL is therefore bridging the gap and promoting employability.

April 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Council Chairperson, Hon. Kiptis: What prompted the formulation of the RPL Policy is the gap of skills mismatch in the country [...]

PS TVET, Dr. Esther Muoria: RPL is here to bridge the gap and provide inclusivity. The certificates are not only necessary for job security and labour export they are also evidence of an individual’s skills.

April 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

PS TVET, Dr. Esther Muoria: RPL is here to bridge the gap and provide inclusivity. The certificates are not only necessary for [...]

How RPL will bridge transition from informal to formal sector https://businessnow.co.ke/how-rpl-will-bridge-transition-from-informal-to-formal-sector/

April 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

How RPL will bridge transition from informal to formal sector https://businessnow.co.ke/how-rpl-will-bridge-transition-from-informal-to-formal-sector/…

Gachagua to launch policy to recognise skilled workers without formal education https://standardmedia.co.ke/education/article/2001491567/gachagua-to-launch-policy-to-recognise-skilled-workers-without-formal-education

April 2nd, 2024|Community, News|

Gachagua to launch policy to recognise skilled workers without formal education https://standardmedia.co.ke/education/article/2001491567/gachagua-to-launch-policy-to-recognise-skilled-workers-without-formal-education…

KNQA Council Chairperson Hon. Stanley Kiptis with Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande in a group photo alongside members of the Technical Working Committee for the development of the National Policy Framework for Accreditation System on Qualifications.

March 11th, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Council Chairperson Hon. Stanley Kiptis with Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande in a group photo alongside members of the Technical [...]

Government changes Law after crackdown exposes fake certificates https://kenyans.co.ke/news/98106-govt-building-repository-after-crackdown-exposes-fake-certificates

March 7th, 2024|Community, News|

Government changes Law after crackdown exposes fake certificates https://kenyans.co.ke/news/98106-govt-building-repository-after-crackdown-exposes-fake-certificates…

The rise and rise of fake academic papers: How to stop them https://nation.africa/kenya/news/education/the-rise-and-rise-of-fake-academic-papers-how-to-stop-them-4547846

March 7th, 2024|Community, News|

The rise and rise of fake academic papers: How to stop them https://nation.africa/kenya/news/education/the-rise-and-rise-of-fake-academic-papers-how-to-stop-them-4547846…

Certification policy will fix fake papers mess, says state https://the-star.co.ke/news/2024-02-20-certification-policy-will-fix-fake-papers-mess-says-state/

March 7th, 2024|Community, News|

Certification policy will fix fake papers mess, says state https://the-star.co.ke/news/2024-02-20-certification-policy-will-fix-fake-papers-mess-says-state/…

How to end endemic fake papers vice in Kenya https://businessdailyafrica.com/bd/data-hub/how-to-end-endemic-fake-papers-vice-in-kenya–4541010

March 4th, 2024|Community, News|

How to end endemic fake papers vice in Kenya https://businessdailyafrica.com/bd/data-hub/how-to-end-endemic-fake-papers-vice-in-kenya--4541010

Invitation for Public Participation and Submission of Memoranda on the Propose Sessional Paper and Bills in the Education Sector.

March 4th, 2024|Community, News|

Invitation for Public Participation and Submission of Memoranda on the Propose Sessional Paper and Bills in the Education Sector. [...]

Embracing the Future: KNQA hosts a team from Humber College Canada who shared with the Authority briefly on Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality.

March 4th, 2024|Community, News|

Embracing the Future: KNQA hosts a team from Humber College Canada who shared with the Authority briefly on Artificial Intelligence and Virtual [...]

Verify qualifications to Combat fraud, authority urges employers.

February 29th, 2024|Community, News|

Verify qualifications to Combat fraud, authority urges employers.

Churches urged to embrace prior learning policy

February 29th, 2024|Community, News|

Churches urged to embrace prior learning policy https://standardmedia.co.ke/nairobi/article/2001490505/churches-urged-to-embrace-prior-learning-policy…

KNQA hosts Representatives from the German Cooperation (GIZ) at its headquarters in Loresho- Nairobi. The two teams delved on the implementation of the Kenya National Qualifications Framework (KNQF) and the Vocational Education Training (VET) dual system.

February 29th, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA hosts Representatives from the German Cooperation (GIZ) at its headquarters in Loresho- Nairobi. The two teams delved on the implementation of [...]

KNQA Council Chairperson Hon. Stanley Kiptis with Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande in a group photo alongside members of the Technical Working Committee for the development of the National Policy Framework for Accreditation System on Qualifications

February 29th, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Council Chairperson Hon. Stanley Kiptis with Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande in a group photo alongside members of the Technical [...]

Development of Credit Transfer system nearing completion https://educationnews.co.ke/development-of-credit-transfer-system-nearing-completion/

February 23rd, 2024|Community, News|

Development of Credit Transfer system nearing completion https://educationnews.co.ke/development-of-credit-transfer-system-nearing-completion/…

Report cases of Certificate Forgery via https://qa.knqa.go.ke/cheti-mwitu/

February 23rd, 2024|Community, News|

Report cases of Certificate Forgery via https://qa.knqa.go.ke/cheti-mwitu/

RPL policy approved by the Cabinet

February 23rd, 2024|Community, News|

RPL policy approved by the Cabinet

KNQA Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande with other participants follows proceedings during the launch of various reports by the National Gender and Equality Commission (NGEC) in Nairobi. Among the reports was a model gender mainstreaming policy for the TVET sector in 2023.

February 23rd, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande with other participants follows proceedings during the launch of various reports by the National Gender [...]

Win for learners as government rolls out RPL policy.

February 23rd, 2024|Community, News|

Win for learners as government rolls out RPL policy.

KNQA Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande, makes a point during a meeting on establishing the Kenya Community of Practice on Skills Development in Nairobi. The community of practice will serve as a valuable forum for continuing skills development conversations among stakeholders.

February 23rd, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande, makes a point during a meeting on establishing the Kenya Community of Practice on Skills [...]

State launches skills database to address workforce challenges https://the-star.co.ke/news/realtime/2024-01-29-state-launches-skills-database-to-address-workforce-challenges/ via @thestarkenya

February 23rd, 2024|Community, News|

State launches skills database to address workforce challenges https://the-star.co.ke/news/realtime/2024-01-29-state-launches-skills-database-to-address-workforce-challenges/… via@thestarkenya

KNQA Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande hands over a gift to Kabete National Polytechnic Principal Mr. Patrick Muchemi. During the courtesy call, they both agreed to work together to ensure that all qualifications awarded meet the required standards.

February 23rd, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande hands over a gift to Kabete National Polytechnic Principal Mr. Patrick Muchemi. During the courtesy [...]

Principal Secretary State Department for TVET, Dr. Esther Muoria addresses KNQA Council members during an induction workshop in Mombasa. Dr. Muoria emphasized the need for Council members to collaborate to realize the Authority’s mandate.

February 23rd, 2024|Community, News|

Principal Secretary State Department for TVET, Dr. Esther Muoria addresses KNQA Council members during an induction workshop in Mombasa. Dr. Muoria emphasized [...]

Cabinet approves recognition of prior learning policy https://the-star.co.ke/news/realtime/2024-01-16-cabinet-approves-recognition-of-prior-learning-policy/ via @thestarkenya

February 23rd, 2024|Community, News|

Cabinet approves recognition of prior learning policy https://the-star.co.ke/news/realtime/2024-01-16-cabinet-approves-recognition-of-prior-learning-policy/… via @thestarkenya

Members of the KNQA Senior Management team pose for a group photo alongside officials from the State Department of TVET during a meeting on Assessment of Compliance and Non-Compliance by Regulatory Authorities

February 23rd, 2024|Community, News|

Members of the KNQA Senior Management team pose for a group photo alongside officials from the State Department of TVET during a [...]

KNQA Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande (left) together with other education officials follow proceedings during the presentation of the draft National Education Sector Strategy(NESSP) at KICD. The event was presided over by Education Cabinet Secretary Hon. Ezekiel Machogu

February 23rd, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande (left) together with other education officials follow proceedings during the presentation of the draft National [...]

The RPL Launch Steering Committee drawn from various stakeholders in the Education eco-system, led by KNQA Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande, after a joint meeting at KNQA headquarters in Loresho, NACOSTI Building.

February 22nd, 2024|Community, News|

The RPL Launch Steering Committee drawn from various stakeholders in the Education eco-system, led by KNQA Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande, [...]

KNQA officers engage the public by creating awareness on the mandate of the Authority during the 26th Nairobi International Education and Career fair 2024, at Sarit Centre-Nairobi.

February 22nd, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA officers engage the public by creating awareness on the mandate of the Authority during the 26th Nairobi International Education and Career [...]

KNQA Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande pays a visit to the Authority’s booth during the 26th Nairobi International Education and Career fair 2024, at Sarit Centre-Nairobi.

February 22nd, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande pays a visit to the Authority’s booth during the 26th Nairobi International Education and Career [...]

KNQA Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande during a panel discussion at the 26th Nairobi International Education and Career fair 2024, at Sarit Centre-Nairobi.

February 22nd, 2024|Community, News|

KNQA Ag. Director General Dr. Alice Kande during a panel discussion at the 26th Nairobi International Education and Career fair 2024, at [...]

KNQA chair CPA Rosemary Njogu today officiated a function to accredit KASNEB as a qualifications Awarding institution. The function was officiated by Dr Julius Muia, PS National Treasury

August 18th, 2022|Community, News|

KNQA chair CPA Rosemary Njogu today officiated a function to accredit KASNEB as a qualifications Awarding institution. The function was officiated by [...]

Today Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA was the Chief Guest at the RPL Stakeholders meeting organised by Toolkit Iskills in Nairobi. He said that the Authority was working with other stakeholders to roll out RPL in the Construction Sector.

August 18th, 2022|Community, News|

Today Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA was the Chief Guest at the RPL Stakeholders meeting organised by Toolkit Iskills [...]

At the first RPL Graduation Ceremony at Base Titanium in Kwale County today. 102 artisans examined by NITA graduated today. The occasion was presided over by the CS for Labour Hon Simon Chelugui.

August 18th, 2022|Community, News|

At the first RPL Graduation Ceremony at Base Titanium in Kwale County today. 102 artisans examined by NITA graduated today. The occasion [...]

DG KNQA Dr. Juma Mukhwana attending the National job Fair 2022 in Kilifi County. Dr. Mukhwana emphasised the need to upscale our training and Skills Development to meet international Standards to support structured labour export.

August 18th, 2022|Community, News|

DG KNQA Dr. Juma Mukhwana attending the National job Fair 2022 in Kilifi County. Dr. Mukhwana emphasised the need to upscale our [...]

DG KNQA Dr. Juma Mukhwana during the Launch of the African Credit Accumulation and Transfer System (ACTS) in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. The system will promote portability of Qualifications for Students and Workers within Africa.

June 16th, 2022|Community, News|

DG KNQA Dr. Juma Mukhwana during the Launch of the African Credit Accumulation and Transfer System (ACTS) in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. The [...]

RPL TVET- 02 Project Coordinator Jorge Montoya (4R) during a courtesy to the KNQA offices. The meeting discussed the status of project implementation and the forthcoming training workshop for RPL Practitioners.

June 16th, 2022|Community, News|

RPL TVET- 02 Project Coordinator Jorge Montoya (4R) during a courtesy to the KNQA offices. The meeting discussed the status of project [...]

THe DG of the KNQA Dr Juma Mukhwana with Colleagues at the beginning of the African Higher Education Quality Assurance Conference in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. The meeting aims at launching the African Credit Accumulation and Transfer System (ACTS).

June 16th, 2022|Community, News|

THe DG of the KNQA Dr Juma Mukhwana with Colleagues at the beginning of the African Higher Education Quality Assurance Conference in [...]

The DG of the KNQA Dr Juma Mukhwana and Dr John Osoro Deputy Director Research meeting with a team from Colleges and Institutes Canada to discuss about training for the Blue Economy in Kenya

June 16th, 2022|Community, News|

The DG of the KNQA Dr Juma Mukhwana and Dr John Osoro Deputy Director Research meeting with a team from Colleges and [...]

Delegates from eight countries and who are members of IGAD pose for a photo after attending a meeting with KNQA management in Nairobi.

June 16th, 2022|Community, News|

Delegates from eight countries and who are members of IGAD pose for a photo after attending a meeting with KNQA management in [...]

The Kenya National Qualifications Authority staff being sensitized on International Organization for Standardization (ISO) procedures.

June 16th, 2022|Community, News|

The Kenya National Qualifications Authority staff being sensitized on International Organization for Standardization (ISO) procedures.

The IGAD Regional Qualifications Framework will support portability of Qualifications of Refugees, Host Communities and Returnees; for better integration of the Region.

June 16th, 2022|Community, News|

The IGAD Regional Qualifications Framework will support portability of Qualifications of Refugees, Host Communities and Returnees; for better integration of the Region. [...]

At the beginning of the 3rd Conference of the IGAD Qualifications Framework in Nairobi The Conference aims at designing and implementing Regional Qualifications Framework to support integration of Refugees, host communities and Returnees into National Educational and Training

June 16th, 2022|Community, News|

At the beginning of the 3rd Conference of the IGAD Qualifications Framework in Nairobi The Conference aims at designing and implementing Regional [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA was the chief during the graduation of 172 students with Diplomas in International Baccalaureate at the Mpesa Foundation Academy in Thika

June 16th, 2022|Community, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA was the chief during the graduation of 172 students with Diplomas in International Baccalaureate [...]

The KNQA is proud to be associated with the national appeal to roll out RPL Assessment for the Jua Kali Sector in Kenya. So far the KNQA working with the Ministry of Education has completed the development of the RPL policy.

June 16th, 2022|Community, News|

The KNQA is proud to be associated with the national appeal to roll out RPL Assessment for the Jua Kali Sector in [...]

The KNQA Director General (middle-front) joined the Credit Accumulation and Transfer system Technical Implementation Committee in a workshop aimed at developing national guidelines and tools to operationalize the CAT system harmonize learner progression.

June 16th, 2022|Community, News|

The KNQA Director General (middle-front) joined the Credit Accumulation and Transfer system Technical Implementation Committee in a workshop aimed at developing national [...]

The DG of the KNQA Dr Juma Mukhwana during the opening ceremony for RPL Practitioners Cohort II training in Nakuru County .

June 16th, 2022|Community, News|

The DG of the KNQA Dr Juma Mukhwana during the opening ceremony for RPL Practitioners Cohort II training in Nakuru County . [...]

The DG of the KNQA Dr Juma Mukhwana , expert RPL Albert Okal, ILO representative Geoffrey Ochola and Rep NITA PMr. Njiru during the opening ceremony for RPL Practitioners Cohort II training in Nakuru County

June 16th, 2022|Community, News|

The DG of the KNQA Dr Juma Mukhwana , expert RPL Albert Okal, ILO representative Geoffrey Ochola and Rep NITA PMr. Njiru [...]

  • KNQA Council members CPA Rosemary Njogu and Damaris Muhika with the PS VTT Dr Margaret Mwakima at todays labour day celebrations in Nairobi. The workers are ready for the roll out of RPL in the Country.

KNQA Council members CPA Rosemary Njogu and Damaris Muhika with the PS VTT Dr Margaret Mwakima at todays labour day celebrations in Nairobi. The workers are ready for the roll out of RPL in the Country.

May 1st, 2022|Community, News|

KNQA Council members CPA Rosemary Njogu and Damaris Muhika with the PS VTT Dr Margaret Mwakima at todays labour day celebrations in [...]

RPL Stakeholders are this week holding a meeting in Nakuru County to develop a National Roadmap for roll out of RPL. The meeting is organised by the KNQA and supported by ILO and other partners.

May 1st, 2022|Community, News|

RPL Stakeholders are this week holding a meeting in Nakuru County to develop a National Roadmap for roll out of RPL. The [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA was today the chief guest during the launch of new competence based curriculum by the HRM Examinations Board. These included the Certificate, Diploma and Certified Human Resource professionals training curricula.

May 1st, 2022|Community, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA was today the chief guest during the launch of new competence based curriculum by [...]

Members of SAQA department led by Dr.Bulimo attending a workshop to draft a National Policy for curriculum development in Kenya. The team is joined by senior officers drawn from TVET-CDACC(Dr.Osumba HoD curriculum development -3rd from left ) and KICD (Mrs Jackline Onyango.

May 1st, 2022|Community, News|

Members of SAQA department led by Dr.Bulimo attending a workshop to draft a National Policy for curriculum development in Kenya. The team [...]

The DG KNQA today met with Dr Hakima Abdillahi, the VC of UMMA University. The two discussed about internationalization of Higher education in Kenya

May 1st, 2022|Community, News|

The DG KNQA today met with Dr Hakima Abdillahi, the VC of UMMA University. The two discussed about internationalisation of Higher education [...]

Dr Kebede Tsegaye and Sagal Abdulle from IGAD today visited the KNQA to benchmark on how National Qualifications Frameworks are administered. The KNQA team Included Dr Juma Mukhwana, Dr Alice Kande and Dr Vincent Koech.

May 1st, 2022|Community, News|

Dr Kebede Tsegaye and Sagal Abdulle from IGAD today visited the KNQA to benchmark on how National Qualifications Frameworks are administered. The [...]

The DG KNQA Dr Juma Mukhwana today met with Dr Samuel Mugo the Principal of AHITI Kabete to discuss about how to fit AHITI Qualifications into the Framework.

April 19th, 2022|Community, News|

The DG KNQA Dr Juma Mukhwana today met with Dr Samuel Mugo the Principal of AHITI Kabete to discuss about how to [...]

DG KNQA Dr. Juma Mukhwana was today the chief guest at the graduation ceremony to award Diplomas and Certificates to 1,150 graduates of KIPS Technical College in Nairobi.

April 19th, 2022|Community, News|

DG KNQA Dr. Juma Mukhwana was today the chief guest at the graduation ceremony to award Diplomas and Certificates to 1,150 graduates [...]

KNQA Director General Dr Juma Mukhwana(l) hands over a gift to Kenya Utalii College Acting Principal and chief executive officer Prof Charles Musyoki.Looking on is RAD Deputy Director Mr James Tegeret.

April 19th, 2022|Community, News|

KNQA Director General Dr Juma Mukhwana(l) hands over a gift to Kenya Utalii College Acting Principal and chief executive officer Prof Charles [...]

During a Ceremony to Accredit the ICDL as a Qualifications Awarding Institution in Kenya. The ICDL Qualifications have received recognition in Kenya and will go a long way in promoting digital literacy in the country

April 19th, 2022|Community, News|

During a Ceremony to Accredit the ICDL as a Qualifications Awarding Institution in Kenya. The ICDL Qualifications have received recognition in Kenya [...]

Planning workshop for the KNQA and the international Rescue Committee on the roadmap to roll out RPL among refugees in Kenya

April 3rd, 2022|Community, News|

Planning workshop for the KNQA and the international Rescue Committee on the roadmap to roll out RPL among refugees in Kenya [...]

The acting chair KNQA CPA Rosemary Njogu accompanied by the DG KNQA handing over an accreditation certificate to the Human Resources Management Professionals Examination Board (HRMPEB). Chair appreciate HRMPEB has transformed all its Qualifications to make them competence based.

April 3rd, 2022|Community, News|

The acting chair KNQA CPA Rosemary Njogu accompanied by the DG KNQA handing over an accreditation certificate to the Human Resources Management [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA today received in his office Prof Jackson Too the principal of Samoei Koitalel University in Nandi County. They discussed about implementation of Competence Based Curricula development at the University level.

April 3rd, 2022|Community, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA today received in his office Prof Jackson Too the principal of Samoei Koitalel University [...]

KNQA team guided with DTS, Dr. Alice kande together with Mr.Kenneth Kinyua are currently working to streamline the resource mobilization strategy that will guide the Authority in coordination of activities towards mobilization of resources

March 30th, 2022|Community, News|

KNQA team guided with DTS, Dr. Alice kande together with Mr.Kenneth Kinyua are currently working to streamline the resource mobilization strategy that [...]

During a ‘Soft Launch’ of the RPL Policy: Self-esteem improves productivity in the world of work..This will be the most important benefit of Recognition of millions of the Jua Kali artisans in Kenya thro’ Certification,what else we do with it is our business!

March 30th, 2022|Community, News|

During a 'Soft Launch' of the RPL Policy: Self-esteem improves productivity in the world of work..This will be the most important benefit [...]

PS VTT Dr Margaret Mwakima during the RPL Breakfast meeting today directed that implementation of RPL be commenced in the country pending approval of the policy

March 30th, 2022|Community, News|

PS VTT Dr Margaret Mwakima during the RPL Breakfast meeting today directed that implementation of RPL be commenced in the country pending [...]

RAD HoD Mr. James Tegeret hands a gift hamper to Ms. Phoebe Gachau a representative of the International Certificate of Christian Education Limited in Kenya (ICCE Ltd) after a consultative meeting.

March 7th, 2022|Community, News|

RAD HoD Mr. James Tegeret hands a gift hamper to Ms. Phoebe Gachau a representative of the International Certificate of Christian Education [...]

DG KNQA participation in a panel discussion of how to Reform and Transform the TVET Sector in Kenya. The conference is organised by HELB Participants included the CEO TVET CDACC Dr Lawrence Guantai, The DTE Tom Mulati and Tom Nyongesa from TVETA.

March 7th, 2022|Community, News|

DG KNQA participation in a panel discussion of how to Reform and Transform the TVET Sector in Kenya. The conference is organised [...]

Dr. Juma Mukhwana led the KNQA team today in commencing the ISO certification process by analyzing existing gaps in operations. Present were Consultants from ROMA Access (Mr. Samuel Alalwa & Mr. Jaxton Mwaura).

March 7th, 2022|Community, News|

Dr. Juma Mukhwana led the KNQA team today in commencing the ISO certification process by analyzing existing gaps in operations. Present were [...]

DG KNQA Dr. Juma Mukhwana at the planning workshop for the IGAD Regional Qualifications Framework held in Nairobi. With him is Dr Kebede Tsegaye and Sagal Abdulle of IGAD. Dr Mukhwana lauded the IGAD for initiating the Regional Qualifications Framework.

March 7th, 2022|Community, News|

DG KNQA Dr. Juma Mukhwana at the planning workshop for the IGAD Regional Qualifications Framework held in Nairobi. With him is Dr [...]

At the beginning of a four day workshop to induct interns posted to the KNQA by the Public service Commission in Nakuru County today.

February 3rd, 2022|News|

At the beginning of a four day workshop to induct interns posted to the KNQA by the Public service Commission in Nakuru [...]

Today KNQA was graced with the presence of the ICDL team who received a certificate following their Accreditation as a QAI and Registration of their qualifications to the KNQF.

February 3rd, 2022|Community, flagship, News|

Today KNQA was graced with the presence of the ICDL team who received a certificate following their Accreditation as a QAI and [...]

  • The EASTRIP Technical Advisory and Regional Steering Committee delegation. Representing KNQA is the DTS, Mr. Stanley Maindi.

KNQA’s exhibition desk during the ongoing EASTRIP Regional Technical Advisory Meeting(TAM) & Medium Term Review( MTR) held at Pride in Paradise Hotel in Mombasa.

February 3rd, 2022|Community, flagship, News|

KNQA's exhibition desk during the ongoing EASTRIP Regional Technical Advisory Meeting(TAM) & Medium Term Review( MTR) held at Pride in Paradise Hotel [...]

Evidence based STI mainstreaming workshop team from KNQA of transforming social economic goals in attainment of the SDG goals

January 25th, 2022|Community, flagship, News|

Evidence based STI mainstreaming workshop team from KNQA of transforming social economic goals in attainment of the SDG goals [...]

Joint MPESA Foundation Academy (MFA)&KNQA Technical teams. The purpose of the meeting was to advise MFA on Accreditation as a QAI and the registration of her qualifications in order to comply with the requirements of the KNQF Act.

January 25th, 2022|Community, flagship, News|

Joint MPESA Foundation Academy (MFA)&KNQA Technical teams. The purpose of the meeting was to advise MFA on Accreditation as a QAI and [...]

A combined KNQA/KASNEB Technical team to oversee the accreditation of KASNEB as a Qualibfications Awarding Institution(QAI)and the registration of her qualifications. The 5 day workshop is ongoing at Machakos University was also graced by the CEO KASNEB Dr. Nicholas Leting.

January 25th, 2022|Community, flagship, News|

A combined KNQA/KASNEB Technical team to oversee the accreditation of KASNEB as a Qualibfications Awarding Institution(QAI)and the registration of her qualifications. The [...]

We launched the first issue of the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) quarterly newsletter in collaboration with the Kenya National Qualifications Authority!

December 16th, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

We launched the first issue of the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) quarterly newsletter in collaboration with the Kenya National Qualifications Authority! [...]

Director Technical Services, KNQA Stanley Maindi(3rd L),Prof. Mable Imbuga(3rd R)&other participants during the ongoing workshop on mainstreaming STI in MDAs ,Universities,TVETS & Research institutions at the Lake Naivasha Resort. Prof. Imbuga is one of the workshop moderators.

December 15th, 2021|Community, News, Tech|

Director Technical Services, KNQA Stanley Maindi(3rd L),Prof. Mable Imbuga(3rd R)&other participants during the ongoing workshop on mainstreaming STI in MDAs ,Universities,TVETS & [...]

Today Prof. Fatuma Chege PS MOE, State department for Curriculum Reforms and Implementation gave an elaborate presentation on matching curricula to labour market demands.

December 14th, 2021|Community, News|

Today Prof. Fatuma Chege PS MOE, State department for Curriculum Reforms and Implementation gave an elaborate presentation on matching curricula to labour [...]

Choir members branded with KNQA attire today at the ongoing conference at CEMASTEA on linking Curriculum to labour market demands. Following closely and contributing to the ongoing discussion is the DG KNQA contributing online from MALI.

December 14th, 2021|Community, News|

Choir members branded with KNQA attire today at the ongoing conference at CEMASTEA on linking Curriculum to labour market demands. Following closely [...]

This week, KNQA is participating in the Kenya Innovation Week organised by KENIA and being held at the Kenya School of Government, Kabete. The conference was officially opened today by CS-ICT Hon. Joe Mucheru.

December 14th, 2021|Community, News, Tech|

This week, KNQA is participating in the Kenya Innovation Week organised by KENIA and being held at the Kenya School of Government, [...]

Today the Authority is at Eldoret, Uasin Gishu County with the KNQA Mashinani initiative engaging stakeholders in a consultative workshop with national Polytechnic.

December 1st, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

Today the Authority is at Eldoret, Uasin Gishu County with the KNQA Mashinani initiative engaging stakeholders in a consultative workshop with national [...]

The KNQA with support from the ILO is this week carrying out capacity building for Regional Coordinators and National Executive Council of the Kenya National Association of Jua Kali on RPL. The Association will play a critical role in the implementation of RPL in the Country.

November 26th, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

The KNQA with support from the ILO is this week carrying out capacity building for Regional Coordinators and National Executive Council of [...]

The KNQA Chair Dr Kilemi Mwiria and CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana accompanied by Egerton University Vice Chancellor Prof. Isaac Kibwage at the beginning of the KNQA Rift Valley consultative meeting in Nakuru County.

November 26th, 2021|Community, News|

The KNQA Chair Dr Kilemi Mwiria and CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana accompanied by Egerton University Vice Chancellor Prof. Isaac Kibwage at the [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG KNQA met today with Dr Jamleck Muturi, Chair Teachers Service Commomission. They discussed about Mutual Recognition of Teacher Qualifications in Africa.

November 18th, 2021|Community, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG KNQA met today with Dr Jamleck Muturi, Chair Teachers Service Commomission. They discussed about Mutual Recognition of [...]

Today the KNQA Team morning jog took them to the slopes of Mt Kilimanjaro. What an awesome scene…Good morning Africa#Tembea Kenya#Shaping the future of Kenya

November 18th, 2021|Community, News|

Today the KNQA Team morning jog took them to the slopes of Mt Kilimanjaro. What an awesome scene...Good morning Africa#Tembea Kenya#Shaping the [...]

The KNQA Team has this week retreated to a Team Building exercise at Outbound Resort in Kajiado County. The exercise aims at energising the team to deliver on their targets. The function was opened by the KNQA Chair Dr Kilemi Mwiria.

November 18th, 2021|Community, News|

The KNQA Team has this week retreated to a Team Building exercise at Outbound Resort in Kajiado County. The exercise aims at [...]

[12:38 PM, 11/12/2021] Kelins: Today the DG KNQA Dr. Juma Mukhwana was paid a courtesy call by Dr. Humphrey Mudoga the Director Kenya Industrial Research Institute (KIRDI). They discussed about the types of Qualifications that the country needs to industrialize.

November 12th, 2021|Community, News|

Today the DG KNQA Dr. Juma Mukhwana was paid a courtesy call by Dr. Humphrey Mudoga the Director Kenya Industrial Research Institute [...]

Director General, KNQA Dr.Juma Mukhwana (2nd L),Deputy Director KICD Dr. Obudho Omondi(L),KNQA Council Member Laywer Isaac Gathirwa(3rdL),Director Technical Services,KNQA Stanley Maindi (2nd R) & Egerton University Academics Registrar after conclusion of a 3 day workshop held at ARC hotel- Egerton University.

November 12th, 2021|Community, News|

Director General, KNQA Dr.Juma Mukhwana (2nd L),Deputy Director KICD Dr. Obudho Omondi(L),KNQA Council Member Laywer Isaac Gathirwa(3rdL),Director Technical Services,KNQA Stanley Maindi (2nd [...]

Ps Livestock Harry Kimtai, KNQA DG Dr. Juma Mukhwana and KNQA Chair Dr. Kilemi Mwiria during a meeting at Egerton University to discuss how to improve the Quality of Kenyan Qualifications and create international comparability of the same

November 12th, 2021|Community, News|

Ps Livestock Harry Kimtai, KNQA DG Dr. Juma Mukhwana and KNQA Chair Dr. Kilemi Mwiria during a meeting at Egerton University to [...]

At the start of the KNQA organised Credit Accumulation and Transfer System launch at Egerton University in Nakuru County. The Workshop was officially opened by Harry Kimtai, PS livestock.

November 9th, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

At the start of the KNQA organised Credit Accumulation and Transfer System launch at Egerton University in Nakuru County. The Workshop was [...]

The KNQA led by the Chair Dr Kilemi Mwiria DG Dr Juma Mukhwana, Council member Isaac Gathirwa and senior staff today contacted the first stakeholder workshop to create awareness about the Kenya National Qualifications Framework at Kisumu National Polytechnic.

November 5th, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

The KNQA led by the Chair Dr Kilemi Mwiria DG Dr Juma Mukhwana, Council member Isaac Gathirwa and senior staff today contacted [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA today let the KNQA team in meeting with officials from the International Rescue Committee led by Boniface Odhiambo in Nairobi. They discussed about how to recognize Qualifications possessed by refugees in the country

November 3rd, 2021|Community, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA today let the KNQA team in meeting with officials from the International Rescue Committee [...]

KNQA Chair Dr Kilemi Mwiria and DG Dr.Juma Mukhwana today paid a courtesy call to the KUCCPS team to discuss about criteria for admitting students into various levels of higher education. The KUCCPS team was led by Dr Chris Yegon the Head of Strategy.

October 27th, 2021|Community, News|

KNQA Chair Dr Kilemi Mwiria and DG Dr.Juma Mukhwana today paid a courtesy call to the KUCCPS team to discuss about criteria [...]

KNQA Chair Dr Kilemi Mwiria and DG Dr Juma Mukhwana meeting with Ignacio Rafael Lumbreras at the Embassy of Spain today. They discussed mutual ideas on how to improve recognition and harmonization of higher education based on European experience.

October 25th, 2021|Community, News|

KNQA Chair Dr Kilemi Mwiria and DG Dr Juma Mukhwana meeting with Ignacio Rafael Lumbreras at the Embassy of Spain today. They [...]

KNQA in consultation with stakeholders has developed a CAT system for agricultural qualifications. The System will provide a common currency in facilitating learner progression between and within qualifications pathways.

October 22nd, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

KNQA in consultation with stakeholders has developed a CAT system for agricultural qualifications. The System will provide a common currency in facilitating [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG KNQA during a tour of South Eastern Kenya University in Kitui County. He gave a public Lecture on integrating TVET with University Education for increased Prosperity.

October 12th, 2021|Community, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG KNQA during a tour of South Eastern Kenya University in Kitui County. He gave a public Lecture [...]

KNQA Director Technical Services S. Maindi(2nd L) & HOD Registration, Accreditation & Documentation J.Tegeret(R) with HRMPEB CEO Dr.Douglas Ogolla(2nd R) & Manager Examinations Jane Wanyoike(L) during the opening of a joined meeting on Accreditation of HRMPEB as a QAI and her qualifications

October 5th, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

KNQA Director Technical Services S. Maindi(2nd L) & HOD Registration, Accreditation & Documentation J.Tegeret(R) with HRMPEB CEO Dr.Douglas Ogolla(2nd R) & Manager [...]

Director Technical Services Mr.Maindi (2nd from left) leading a team of KNQA staff and representatives from CUE, TVETA, NITA and Directorate of Quality Assurance to develop a national policy on quality assurance of national qualifications in Kenya.

October 5th, 2021|Community, News|

Director Technical Services Mr.Maindi (2nd from left) leading a team of KNQA staff and representatives from CUE, TVETA, NITA and Directorate of [...]

The DG KNQA Dr Juma Mukhwana, the DG TVETA Dr Kipkirui Langat, and the DG NITA Eng. Stephen Ogenga during a Workshop in Mombasa County on how to implement RPL in the context of Competence Based Education and Training in the TVET sector in Kenya

October 5th, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

The DG KNQA Dr Juma Mukhwana, the DG TVETA Dr Kipkirui Langat, and the DG NITA Eng. Stephen Ogenga during a Workshop [...]

Jua Kali Sector Federation hosts a delegation from the Federal Republic of Germany, the Germany Embassy in Nairobi and GIZ at Kariorkor Market Worksite during a familiarization visit to Jua Kali (Informal Sector) Worksites Richard Muteti CEO-National Federation of Jua Kali Associations

September 30th, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

Jua Kali Sector Federation hosts a delegation from the Federal Republic of Germany, the Germany Embassy in Nairobi and GIZ at Kariorkor [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA, Chris Khaemba Founding Director of Nova Pioneer schools and the Ps Ministry of Education Simon Nabukwesi today had a breakfast meeting to discuss about the Education Sector in Kenya and General developments in the Country.

September 29th, 2021|Community, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA, Chris Khaemba Founding Director of Nova Pioneer schools and the Ps Ministry of Education [...]

State Department for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in partnership with Google and the ICT Ministry is set to provide last mile internet connectivity to technical institutions in the country at a cost of Sh 1 billion.

September 27th, 2021|Community, News|

State Department for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in partnership with Google and the ICT Ministry is set to provide [...]

The PS for Vocational and Technical Training Dr Margaret Mwakima during the closing ceremony of the KNQA Council Retreat in Nakuru County today. She was accompanied by the KNQA Chair Dr Kilemi and the DG Dr Juma Mukhwana.

September 23rd, 2021|Community, News|

The PS for Vocational and Technical Training Dr Margaret Mwakima during the closing ceremony of the KNQA Council Retreat in Nakuru County [...]

KNQA Council member Hirji Shah, OGW has been awarded a lifetime Achievement Award for Philanthropy by the East Aftican Philanthropy Award 2021. Staff and council members congratulate Council Member Hirji for this prestigious Achievement. We are proud to have you among us as you touch lives.

September 22nd, 2021|Community, News|

KNQA Council member Hirji Shah, OGW has been awarded a lifetime Achievement Award for Philanthropy by the East Aftican Philanthropy Award 2021. [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana the KNQA Director and the KNQA Chair Dr Kilemi Mwiria in Nakuru County today at the start of a workshop to roll out Recognition of Prior Learning in Kenya. The function is funded by the International Labour Organisation.

September 21st, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana the KNQA Director and the KNQA Chair Dr Kilemi Mwiria in Nakuru County today at the start of a [...]

“More females now prefer diploma, certificate courses.” Says National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yatani during the launch of Economic Survey Report 2021 on September 9, 2021

September 13th, 2021|Community, News|

The number of female students preferring diploma and certificate courses outnumbered their male counterparts, the latest official data shows. The Economic Survey [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of KNQA after briefing the VC of the National Defense University of Kenya Lieutenant General Jonah Mwangi on KNQF requirements in Lanet, Nakuru County today.

September 8th, 2021|Community, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of KNQA after briefing the VC of the National Defence University of Kenya Lietnaunt General Jonah Mwangi [...]

Kenya will send 20,000 nurses to the United Kingdom as it seeks to improve the welfare of its migrant workers abroad.

September 6th, 2021|Community, News|

Mr Chelugui disclosed that the two governments had agreed to send 20,000 nurses to the UK to address a shortage of 62,000 [...]

The KNQA, TVETA and TVET CDACC Team with PS Vocational and Technical Training Dr Margaret Mwakima during a discussion to Harmonize operations of the three state Agencies in Nakuru County today.

September 6th, 2021|News|

The KNQA, TVETA and TVET CDACC Team with PS Vocational and Technical Training Dr Margaret Mwakima during a discussion to Harmonize operations [...]

We mourn the death of the first Chancellor of University of Kabianga and first Vice Chancellor of Egerton University; Prof. Richard S. Musangi

September 6th, 2021|Community, News|

The patriarch of the Musangi family graduated to be with the Lord on the 27th of August 2021. Prof. Musangi was the [...]

The Chair and DG KNQA Dr Kilemi Mwiria and Dr Juma Mukhwana today attended a joint RPL Policy Validation workshop organised by the KNQA and the Ministry of Education. The Policy will be launched later in the year.

August 26th, 2021|flagship, News|

The Chair and DG KNQA Dr Kilemi Mwiria and Dr Juma Mukhwana today attended a joint RPL Policy Validation workshop organised by [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA and Amb. Simon Nabukwesi PS Research and University Education in the Ministry of Education today at the KICD during the launching of Placement of 2021 students into universities and TVET institutions for study.

August 17th, 2021|News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA and Amb. Simon Nabukwesi PS Research and University Education in the Ministry of Education [...]

The Chair of the KNQA Council today led a team from the Authority who paid a courtesy call on the PS for Livestock and Veterinary Services, Harry Kimtai.

August 13th, 2021|News|

The Chair of the KNQA Council today led a team from the Authority who paid a courtesy call on the PS for [...]

The Chair of the KNQA Council today let a team from the Authority who paid a courtesy call on the CS for Labour and Social Protection, Simon Chelugui.

August 13th, 2021|News|

The Chair of the KNQA Council today let a team from the Authority who paid a courtesy call on the CS for [...]

KNQA team led by the DG Dr Juma Mukhwana today met with the team from Pearson International to discuss about British qualifications and their equivalences in Kenya.

August 11th, 2021|News|

KNQA team led by the DG Dr Juma Mukhwana today met with the team from Pearson International to discuss about British qualifications [...]

A new portal to curb fake certificates in Kenya. The KNQA reports that one in every three Kenyans holds fake academic documents

August 3rd, 2021|flagship, News, Tech|

Today DG KNQA Dr. Juma Mukhwana held a meeting with Dr. kingori a Media Personality, Comedian, Tv host for NTV show The [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana today met with Prof James Tuitoek, former VC of Egerton University. They discussed how to make it easy for students from TVET institutions to join our universities.

August 3rd, 2021|News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana today met with Prof James Tuitoek, former VC of Egerton University. They discussed how to make it easy for [...]

From right: KNQA Council Chairman Dr Kilemi Mwiria, Auditor General Nancy Gathingu(Center) and Deputy Auditor General Mr Sylvester Kiini in a group photo. Dr Mwiria had paid a courtesy call.

July 28th, 2021|News|

Seated from left: KNQA chairman Dr Kilemi Mwiria, Auditor General Nancy Gathingu(Center) and Deputy Auditor General Mr Sylvester Kiini in a group [...]

Seated from left: KNQA chairman Dr Kilemi Mwiria, Auditor General Nancy Gathingu(Center) and Deputy Auditor General Mr Sylvester Kiini in a group photo. Dr Mwiria had paid a courtesy call.

July 22nd, 2021|News|

Seated from left: KNQA chairman Dr Kilemi Mwiria, Auditor General Nancy Gathingu(Center) and Deputy Auditor General Mr Sylvester Kiini in a group [...]

International Day for Youth Skills Day Morning Interview at Nation FM

July 15th, 2021|Community, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana: Africa is the youngest continent we have in the world, the only challenge we have is lack of some [...]

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA today attending the launch of the 4th Edition of the Manual of Clinical Procedures in Nursing and Midwifery held at SafariPark Hotel, in Nairobi.

July 15th, 2021|Community, csr, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG of the KNQA today attending the launch of the 4th Edition of the Manual of Clinical Procedures [...]

Launch of the National Steering Committee of the East African Skills for Transformation and Regional Intergration Project in Kenya

July 13th, 2021|Community, News|

At the start of the meeting of the National Steering Committee of the East African Skills for Transformation and Regional Intergration Project [...]

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) takes shape in Kenya

July 6th, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

At the start of the meeting of the National Steering Committee of the East African Skills for Transformation and Regional Intergration Project in Nakuru County today

July 2nd, 2021|Community, News|

At the start of the meeting of the National Steering Committee of the East African Skills for Transformation and Regional Intergration Project [...]

Universities have been put on high alert over the potential acquisition of fraudulent degrees by politicians seeking elective posts ahead of the next General Election.

July 2nd, 2021|Community, News|

Universities have been put on high alert over the potential acquisition of fraudulent degrees by politicians seeking elective posts ahead of the [...]

The Ministry of Education and the KNQA have today convened a stakeholders Workshop to finalize the RPL Policy.

June 28th, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

The Ministry of Education and the KNQA have today convened a stakeholders Workshop to finalize the RPL Policy. Present during the Workshop [...]

Kenya deserves leaders with Degrees and Integrity

June 28th, 2021|Community, News|

A big controversy has been brewed by politicians over the legal requirement that those seeking elective positions like members of county assemblies [...]

The Star reports: Dishonest academics hurting higher education enterprise

June 28th, 2021|Community, News|

In the August precincts of our academy, knowing what to teach is assumed to be more important than knowing how to teach [...]

Bad News For Politicians With ‘Street’ Degrees as Prof Ole Kiyiapi Calls For Them To Be Stamped Out

June 26th, 2021|Community, News|

Former presidential candidate in 2013, Prof Ole Kiyiapi has delivered bad news for politicians with fake degrees. Ole Kiyiapi says there are [...]

CS Education Professor George Magoha with members of the RPL Policy Framework Committee at Astoria Hotel, Naivasha.

June 18th, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

Today the Ministry of Education and the KNQA have completed a 4 days workshop to finalize the RPL policy and Guidelines as [...]

The Kenyan parliament debates the requirement that from 2022 all aspirants for all political offices must have a Bachelor’s degree.

June 18th, 2021|Community, News|

The Kenyan parliament debates the requirement that from 2022 all aspirants for all political offices must have a Bachelor's degree. The KNQA [...]

Jua Kali artisans and craftsmen to be certified, compete for Gov’t tenders

June 3rd, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

Speaking during the Madaraka Day celebrations in Kisumu County, President Uhuru Kenyatta directed the Kenya National Qualifications Authority(KNQA) through the Ministry of Education [...]

Happy EID-Mubarak

June 3rd, 2021|Community, News|

RPL Assessors and applicants at Nairobi TTI RPL Assessment centre. Similair exercise is happening at NITA assessment centres in Nairobi ,Kajiado and Mombasa.

May 15th, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

RPL Assessors and applicants at Nairobi TTI RPL Assessment centre. Similair exercise is happening at NITA assessment centres in Nairobi ,Kajiado and Mombasa.

KNQA Director-General Dr. Juma Mukhwana addresses a team from KNQA and @nita_kenya at KNQA headquarters in Nairobi.

May 15th, 2021|Community, News|

KNQA is working on the accreditation of programs offered by NITA.

Presentation of Certificate of Accreditation to KISEB, KESRA, Meru University & Nairobi Hospice

May 15th, 2021|Community, News|

Dr. Juma Mukhwana ( Director General, KNQA), Dr. Fred Ongisa (Ag. Secretary/CEO, KISEB), Ms. Linda Susan Ingari ( KISEB Board Member & Chair [...]

KNQA CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana attended a validation workshop for Diploma in Leadership and Management Qualification for Senior Police officers in Mombasa County.

April 12th, 2021|Community, News|

KNQA CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana attended a validation workshop for Diploma in Leadership and Management Qualification for Senior Police officers in Mombasa County. Dr. [...]

The KNQA team led by CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana today had a meeting with the Human Resource Management Professionals Examination Board @hrmpebkenya to discuss how to improve the training, examination, and certification of HR Professionals in Kenya.

April 12th, 2021|Community, News|

The KNQA team led by CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana today had a meeting with the Human Resource Management Professionals Examination Board @hrmpebkenya to discuss [...]

KNQA hosted the International Labour Organisation @IloProspects for a Brainstorming session to explore areas of collaboration in supporting the implementation of CBET & RPL initiatives in Kenya.

April 12th, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

Today KNQA hosted the International Labour Organisation @IloProspects for a Brainstorming session to explore areas of collaboration in supporting the implementation of CBET & [...]

KNQA CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana today met with Prof. Charles Ong’ondo the CEO of @KICDKenya  to explore ways of aligning Curriculum Development to the Kenya National Qualifications Framework.

April 12th, 2021|Community, News|

KNQA CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana today met with Prof. Charles Ong'ondo the CEO of @KICDKenya  to explore ways of aligning Curriculum Development to the [...]

KNQA CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana today hosted @AjiraDigital team at KNQA offices. The meeting deliberations were on a partnership between KNQA and Ajira and the verification of qualifications for members of Ajira.

April 12th, 2021|Community, flagship, News, Tech|

KNQA CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana today hosted @AjiraDigital team at KNQA offices. The meeting deliberations were on a partnership between KNQA and Ajira and the [...]

KNQA CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana today briefed the PS Vocational and Technical Training Dr. Margaret Mwakima on the rollout plans for the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

April 12th, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

KNQA CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana today briefed the PS Vocational and Technical Training Dr. Margaret Mwakima on the rollout plans for the Recognition [...]

KNQA management led by Director General Dr. Juma Mukhwana meets with @BaseTitanium senior officials at KNQA

April 12th, 2021|Community, flagship, News|

KNQA management led by Director General Dr. Juma Mukhwana meets with @BaseTitanium senior officials at KNQA headquarters in Nairobi. Base Titanium is seeking partnership [...]

Education CS Prof. George Magoha speaks to learners of Chavakali High School, Vihiga County

April 12th, 2021|Community, News|

Education CS Prof. George Magoha speaks to learners of Chavakali High School, Vihiga County. The CS advised the learners not to panic but [...]

KNQA CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana today hosted Prof. Ratemo Michieka former VC of @DiscoverJKUAT 

April 12th, 2021|Community, News|

KNQA CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana today hosted Prof. Ratemo Michieka former VC of @DiscoverJKUAT  . They discussed the importance of establishing and maintaining a [...]

Hope for Artisans

April 12th, 2021|flagship, News|

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The #RPL technical steering committee convened under the national qualifications framework continues discussion on the nuts & bolts of RPL.Modular skills gap training is key in #RPL implementation

April 12th, 2021|flagship, News|

The #RPL technical steering committee convened under the national qualifications framework continues discussion on the nuts & bolts of RPL. Modular skills gap [...]

KNQA CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana accompanies Dr. Mohammed Jaffer, Chairperson Africa Oil and Gas Company in officiating the graduation of 124 scaffolders trained by Toolkit TTI in Miritini, Mombasa

April 12th, 2021|Community, News|

KNQA CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana accompanies Dr. Mohammed Jaffer, Chairperson Africa Oil and Gas Company in officiating the graduation of 124 scaffolders trained [...]

TVETA ISO Certification and National TVET Standards Report 2020 launch at Crowne PLaza. In attendance CAS Education Dr Sarah Ruto & Hon. Hassan Noor Hassan, PS Dr. Margaret Mwakima

February 26th, 2021|Community, News|

TVETA ISO Certification and National TVET Standards Report 2020 launch at Crowne PLaza. In attendance CAS Education Dr Sarah Ruto & Hon. Hassan [...]

Workshop for rolling out the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) in Kenya.

February 26th, 2021|flagship, News|

The Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) will soon be a reality in Kenya. Candidates will soon be assessed and certified for skills that [...]

The KNQA is working with KUCCPS to introduce alternative ways of admitting students into higher education (other than KCSE results) in Kenya

February 26th, 2021|Community, News|

Mr. Peter Wamalwa of KNQA with Dr. Agnes Wahome after the Joint Admissions Committee meeting today held at @KUCCPS_Official. The KNQA is working with [...]

The outgoing PS VTT Dr. Julius Jwan hands over to the incoming PS Dr. Margaret Mwakima.

February 26th, 2021|Community, News|

The outgoing PS VTT Dr. Julius Jwan hands over to the incoming PS Dr. Margaret Mwakima. The event was witnessed by the incoming [...]

The fight against fake qualifications cannot be done by one agency

February 26th, 2021|Community, News|

The fight against fake qualifications cannot be done by one agency. We do not have prosecution powers and that is why we are [...]

Performance Contracting induction workshop held at KALRO Naivasha

February 26th, 2021|News|

The KNQA Council Chair Dr.Kilemi Mwiria, Director General Dr. Juma Mukhwana with H.O.D’s during Performance Contracting induction workshop held at KALRO Naivasha. The [...]

Administering lease agreements and harmonious co-existence for purposes of creating a one-stop-shop for research, technical accreditation, and quality assurance services.

February 26th, 2021|Community, News|

PS State Department for University Education and Research Amb.Simon Nabukwesi during a meeting with CEOs of Agencies housed in NACOSTI Building namely NACOSTI, [...]

Discussions on areas of partnership and building synergies towards promotion of STI in Kenya.

February 26th, 2021|News, Tech|

Today Amb. Simon Nabukwesi PS, State Department for University Education & Research held a meeting with the CEOs of the State Agencies based [...]

KNQA senior management officers and HRMPEB board members in a meeting to review Human Resource Curricular in the country to align it to the KNQF.

February 26th, 2021|flagship, News|

KNQA Director-General Dr. Juma Mukhwana and @hrmpebkenya CEO Dr. Douglas Ogolla lead a team of KNQA senior management officers and HRMPEB board members in a [...]

Partnership discussion between KNQA and the DCI Kenya

February 26th, 2021|Community, News|

Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) chairperson Dr. Kilemi Mwiria (left), @DCI_Kenya Director George Kinoti (center), and KNQA Director-General Dr. Juma Mukhwana (right) after a meeting [...]

Deliberation on potential areas of collaboration and partnership between KNQA and EACC

February 26th, 2021|Community, News|

The Chairperson Archbishop (Rtd) Eliud Wabukala together with Commissioner Dr. Dabar Abdi Maalim, Commissioner Mwaniki Gachoka and the Ag. DCEO Mr. Abdi Mohammud [...]

Discussions on how best the Immigration Services and the KNQA can work together in addressing the problem of fake qualifications and development of a database for all qualifications in the country

February 26th, 2021|Community, News|

Director of Immigration Services Alexander Muteshi (center), with KNQA chairman Dr. Kilemi Mwiria (second from right) and KNQA Director-General Dr. Juma Mukhwana (far [...]

Partnership discussion between KNQA and the IEBC Kenya

February 26th, 2021|Community, News|

KNQA Chairman Dr. Kilemi Mwiria (center), @IEBCKenya Chairman Wafula Chebukati (third from left), IEBC Ag. CEO, Marjan Hussein (second from right), and KNQA Director-General Dr. [...]

Inauguration of Prof Deogratius Jaganyi as the 2nd Vice Chancellor of Mt. Kenya University in Thika

January 31st, 2021|Community, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana the DG KNQA Attending the inauguration of Prof Deogratius Jaganyi as the 2nd Vice Chancellor of Mt. Kenya University in [...]

KNQA Staff members undergo training on the National Qualification Information Management System (NAQIMS))

January 31st, 2021|flagship, News, Tech|

Mr. Amit Dubey of TechnoBrainLtd  takes a section of KNQA staffers through a training session on the National Qualifications Information Management System (NAQIMS) at [...]

Dr. Juma Mukhwana addresses the state of Technical Education in Kenya on KTN News

January 31st, 2021|News|

"As a country, we have long neglected the TVET sector and emphasized on academic papers to a point where we have people without [...]

Recognition of Prior Learning and its implementation.

January 26th, 2021|flagship, News|

KNQA Director-General Dr. Juma Mukhwana (second from left) and Ms.Caroline Njuki, the Technical Advisor from International Labour Organisation (fourth from right) in a [...]

Curriculum for human resource professionals and its implementation set to start in July for certificate and diploma courses.

January 26th, 2021|News|

KNQA Director-General Dr. Juma Mukhwana (right) with Human Resource Management Professional Examination Board (HRMPED) Chief executive officer Dr. Douglas Ogolla at KNQA offices. The [...]

Registration, Accreditation and Documentation Induction Section

January 26th, 2021|Departments, News|

Deputy Director Registration Accreditation and Documentation department, Mr. Frank Mukuna trains the newly employed staff members on the Registration and Accreditation process, What [...]

Tutors back to class for more skills.

January 26th, 2021|News|

The government has ordered 3,000 colleges trainers back to class to bridge skills gap, in new reforms to improve teaching in technical institutions. Technical [...]

Registration of Kenya Institute of Management (KIM) as Qualification Awarding Institution and the registration of its qualifications within the Kenya National Qualifications Framework (KNQF).

January 26th, 2021|flagship, News|

The Kenya Institute of Management @KimKenya  team led by Ms. Mildred, today held a consultative meeting with KNQA on its registration as a Qualification Awarding [...]

Congratulations to the KNQA ICT Team for their Global Award!!

January 26th, 2021|News, Tech|

Congratulations to the KNQA ICT team, Ms. Dianarose Nasipwoni, and Mr. Michael Ombwayo! For representing Kenya and emerging in the third position worldwide [...]

What Kenya National Qualifications Authority is doing to get rid of fake certificates

January 26th, 2021|News, Tech|

What Kenya National Qualifications Authority is doing to get rid of fake certificates?

KNQA Staff Induction

January 26th, 2021|News|

Chairperson KNQA Council Dr. Kilemi Mwiria and Director-General Dr. Juma Mukhwana address the newly recruited staff during an induction workshop in Naivasha.

Happy New Year!!

January 26th, 2021|News|

At the KNQA we are extending our warm wishes to you this new year. It has been a rewarding experience working with you. [...]

Accreditation of KSPC as a professional body and the registration of its professional qualifications to the KNQF.

January 26th, 2021|flagship, News|

Deputy Director Registration & Accreditation – Frank Mukuna and his team pose for a photo during a courtesy call by the CEO and [...]

Protecting the credibility of qualifications in Kenya.

January 26th, 2021|News|

Why professional accreditation is important.

January 26th, 2021|News|

Consultative meeting on Accreditation of KISEB Professional Qualifications on KNQF.

January 26th, 2021|flagship, News|

The Kenya Institute of Supplies Exam Board(KISEB) Tech team led by Dr. Fred Ongisa, Linda Ingari, and Leonard Odhiambo today held a consultative [...]

Registration of KASNEB Official Qualifications on the Kenya National Qualifications Framework

December 10th, 2020|flagship, News|

The meeting discussed the registration of @KASNEBOfficial  qualifications, their proper positioning within the KNQF, and credit transfers for its graduates wishing to pursue degree [...]

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|flagship, News|

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

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

October 20th, 2020|Community, News|

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

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|Community, csr, News|

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

Promoting TVET Education in Western Kenya

October 11th, 2020|Community, News|

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

Happy Customer Service Week

October 11th, 2020|News|

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|News|

Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) for the Ministry of Education, State Department of Vocational Training Zack Kinuthia said these institutions are key drivers to [...]

Opening ceremony of a library at Ebusiralo VTC in Vihiga County

October 11th, 2020|Community, csr, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana the Director General of the KNQA with CAS Hon Zack Kinuthia during the opening ceremony of a library at Ebusiralo [...]

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

October 11th, 2020|News|

Deputy Director Registration and Accreditation department, Mr. Frank Mukuna guides the KNQA team during a workshop to develop and polish National Standards and [...]

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

September 28th, 2020|News|

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) [...]

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

September 28th, 2020|flagship, News|

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 [...]

Induction Workshop for the Council Members of the KNQA

September 28th, 2020|News|

Induction Workshop for the Council Members of the KNQA. The Council aims at Building a world class Qualifications framework for Kenya. The Workshop [...]

Registering Mt. Kenya University Qualifications into the KNQF

September 28th, 2020|flagship, News|

The KNQA team today at the opening ceremony for Registering Mt. Kenya University Qualifications into the KNQF. Present were the KNQA Director General [...]

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

September 28th, 2020|News|

Deputy Director RA Dpt, Mr. Frank Mukuna (third right), poses for a photo with members of his department and Colonel David Kwach [...]

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

September 28th, 2020|News|

The Country Manager ICDL Africa, Mr. Etinick Mutinda poses for a photo with Deputy Director Registration and Accreditation Department Mr. Frank Mukuna and [...]

Accreditation of KEFEP as a Qualification Awarding Institution.

September 28th, 2020|flagship, News|

Joel Oloo and Erick Kayere both representatives of CICan-Kenya, pose for a photo with members of the Registration and Accreditation department after a [...]

Agency to chat Varsity pathway for dropouts

September 28th, 2020|News|

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

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|News|

Prof. Bonaventure Kerre, founding Chair of the KNQA Council, addresses the KNQA Council on the History of Qualification frameworks and their importance [...]

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|News|

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

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|News|

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|News|

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 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|News|

The KNQA Director General Dr Juma Mukhwana and Absolom Mogoka, Chair of the Kenya Vocational Trainers Association after discussing about how to [...]

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

September 7th, 2020|flagship, News|

The KNQA team today at the opening ceremony for Registering Mt. Kenya University Qualifications into the KNQF. Present were the KNQA Director [...]

Jiunge nasi kwenye Runinga ya KTN News kwa majadaliano ya moja kwa moja kuhusu Shahada za Ughaibuni

September 5th, 2020|News|

Please help us share this wonderful topic on the social media platforms as well  by clicking the grey buttons displayed below; we thank [...]

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|News|

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

Enabling TVET to Drive Kenya’s Economy

August 26th, 2020|Community, News, What's new?|

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

August 20th, 2020|flagship, News|

For more info, please click on the video below:

Qualifications authority steps up war on fake grades

August 20th, 2020|News|

Students with foreign academic certificates and those from international schools will have to be cleared by the Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) before [...]

Cracking the whip on Fake and Fraudulent Qualifications in Kenya

August 20th, 2020|News|

Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) says it is determined to end the practice where students use fake documents to get entry into higher [...]

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

August 20th, 2020|News|

Deputy Director Recognition and Accreditation department, Franklin Mukuna, makes his presentation on the overview of the Kenya National Qualifications Framework (KNQF) and the [...]

Inauguration of the KNQA Council

August 20th, 2020|News|

CAS Education Hon Zack Kinuthia, PS VTT Dr. Julius Jwan, KNQA Board Chairperson Dr. Kilemi Mwiria, and KNQA CEO Dr. Juma Mukhwana display [...]

Introductory meeting of the KNQA Chair Council to KNQA Staff

August 20th, 2020|News|

Prof Kilemi Mwiria chair of the KNQA Council addressing staff of the KNQA today. He promised to help the organisation achieve world class [...]

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

August 12th, 2020|Community, News|

CAS VTT Hon Zack Kinuthia and the DG KNQA Dr. Juma Mukhwana during the launch of on-line learning management systems for TVET institutions [...]

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

August 7th, 2020|News|

Deputy Director Registration and Accreditation Department, Mr. Frank Mukuna hands over a certificate of Qualification Equivalence to the Association of Business Executives (ABE), [...]

Streamlining of the National Skills Development and Labour Market requirements.

April 16th, 2020|News|

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

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|Community, News|

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

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|News|

The Department of Registration and Accreditation organized a one-day stakeholders’ workshop on how to prepare qualification (s) for registration on the KNQF [...]

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|News|

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

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

March 2nd, 2020|News|

The Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) has successfully trained eligible resource persons drawn from accredited universities (by CUE), Accredited TVET institutions (by TVETA), industry, [...]

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

March 2nd, 2020|News|

Training of KNQA resource persons took place last weekend. The Authority is building an army of champions to develop and implement the KNQF. [...]

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|Community, News|

Kenya has 300,000 students in the TVET sector. The target is 5m students in the next 5 years. We have rolled out a [...]

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|News|

At the beginning of the Continent wide Workshop to develop standards for Quality Assurance and mutual Recognition of Qualifications in Africa in Dakar [...]

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

February 24th, 2020|Community, News|

Workshop on Integrated approaches to Improve Technical Training and Youth Employment in the Lake Region Currently underway at Kisumu National Polytechnics. The meeting [...]

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|Community, News|

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

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|News|

The CAS noted that KNQA plays a key role of coodinating & harmonizing Education and Training in Kenya to ensure production of a [...]

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|Community, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana Director General and CEO of the Kenya National Qualifications Authority with a team from the GIZ and Korea International Corporation [...]

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

January 20th, 2020|News|

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

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

January 20th, 2020|News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana Director General and CEO of the Kenya National Qualifications Authority opening a stakeholder workshop organised by KASNEB to formulate occupational [...]

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|Community, News|

Dr Juma Mukhwana Director General and CEO of the Kenya National Qualifications Authority opening a stakeholder workshop organised by KASNEB to formulate occupational [...]

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|Community, News|

East African countries are now racing against time to to establish a Regional Qualifications framework to support free movement of people and skills [...]

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|Community, News|

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

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|News|

Today the KNQA issued an Accreditation certificate to TVET CDACC as the first exam body to carry out Assessment and Examination of Competence [...]

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|Community, News|

The Swiss Ambassador to Kenya Dr. Ralf, Swiss Minister for Economic Affairs Marie Gabrellie, Deputy Director TVET Stanley Maindi & Head of Buhler [...]

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

November 14th, 2019|Community, News|

The Swiss Ambassador to Kenya Dr. Ralf, Swiss Minister for Economic Affairs Marie Gabrellie, Deputy Director TVET Stanley Maindi & Head of Buhler [...]

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|Community, News|

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|News|

The PS noted that the RPL policy will facilitate the Recognition & Certification of Knowledge,skills & competencies attained the informal & non-formal means.This [...]

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

October 25th, 2019|flagship, News|

The system seeks to formally asses, recognise, and issue certification for Qualifications obtained in informal learning environments. The meeting is organised by the [...]

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

October 16th, 2019|Community, News|

Today education CS Prof George Magoha launched the Sessional paper no 1 of 2019 that seeks to transform education in Kenya for global [...]

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

October 7th, 2019|Community, News|

Workshop on Sustainable training of PhD graduates in Africa kicked off today at ICIPE, in Nairobi. Issues of Access, Relevance and Quality have [...]

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|Community, News|

The workshop that brings together universities, TVET institutions, regulators and others from the agriculture sector are this week meeting at Egerton University to [...]

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|Community, News|

At the conclusion of the Zambia Higher Education Week we paid a courtesy call to the country's vice President Her Excellency Madam Inonge [...]

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

September 23rd, 2019|Community, News|

This week: The Zambia Higher Education Week hosted by the University of Zambia and RUFORUM. The event was opened by Dr Brian Mushimba, [...]

The African Regional Workshop on internationalization of Higher Education at JKUAT

September 23rd, 2019|Community, News|

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

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

September 4th, 2019|News|

Outreach and dissemination of information is important in promoting the Kenya National Qualifications framework. The KNQA team led by Ephrahim Munene, the Principal [...]

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

September 3rd, 2019|News|

The African Continental Qualifications framework (ACQF) seeks to facilitate free movement of persons to support intra African trade as adopted by the AU [...]

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

August 7th, 2019|News|

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

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

August 7th, 2019|News|

With a team from GIZ discussing a project to map Agricultural Qualifications from all levels of training in Kenya onto the KNQF and [...]

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

July 3rd, 2019|Community, News|

A discussion between KNQA and the Kenya Private sector Alliance on the kind of skills that the private sector requires both in the [...]

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|Community, News|

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

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

July 1st, 2019|Community, News|

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

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

July 1st, 2019|Community, csr, News|

Very interesting and interactive session with high school students at Bishop Kamau Girls High School, Ngecha Kiambu during the High School Conference held [...]

A meeting of the KNQA and representatives from Pearson Edexcel

July 1st, 2019|News|

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|Community, News|

During the Launching of the Journal of TVET Research and Education at Eldoret National Polytechnic. The function was attended by the Governor of [...]

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

June 14th, 2019|Community, News|

The 9th Annual Scientific Conference of the Eldoret National Polytechnic kicked off today. Research in our TVET institutions is taking root. I was [...]

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

June 11th, 2019|Community, News|

Today Kenya launched its National Research priorities for the next 10 years. Thanks NACOSTI for putting this together. We do not have enough [...]

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

June 11th, 2019|Community, News|

The Regional Competence Based Education and Training (CBET) Implentation Committee- Riftvalley region successfully held its first meeting at RVTTI in Eldoret.The meeting was [...]

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

June 11th, 2019|News|

The KNQA, TVET CDACC and TVET Authority team reviewing Competence based Curricular from CDACC to ensure that they impart the right Skills, Knowledge [...]

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

June 11th, 2019|Community, News|

Experts in Higher Education and Agriculture gather in Uganda to map out a route for internationalization of Higher education in Africa. The team [...]

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

May 22nd, 2019|Community, News|

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

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

May 15th, 2019|News|

Launching of the Dual TVET training system in Kenya at a Nairobi hotel today. Training will take place both in colleges and industry. [...]