Ultimate magazine theme for WordPress.

Knec KCSE subject codes, subject clusters and Registration fees per subject for repeaters 2021/2022

0

 

Knec KCSE subject codes, subject clusters and Registration fees per subject for repeaters 2021/2022

Knec KCSE subject codes, subject clusters and Registration fees per subject for repeaters 2021/2022

KCSE subject codes 2021 The Kenya National Examinations Council has received accolade from the world over for maintaining standards that are above par during administration of national examinations.

Did you know that the Kenya National Examinations Council, Knec offers a total of 30 examinable subjects from which KCSE candidates can select at least 7. 

The 30 KCSE Knec subjects are further grouped into five subject clusters for easier selection. The subject clusters are crucial when determining cluster points later for entry to tertiary level  learning institutions such as universities and colleges.

Furthermore, every subject has got a particular unique code ascribed to it.

Here is the full list of subjects tested by the Kenya National Examinations Council, KNEC, during the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education, KCSE, exams and their Knec codes and subject clusters

Knec list of KCSE subject codes and clusters 2020/2021

You may also also like

Knec reveals the 2020/2021 KCSE grading system per subject

 

KCSE Subject codes for the 30 examinable Knec areas 2020/2021

 

1. English 101

2. Kiswahili 102

3. Mathematics alternative A 121

4. Mathematics Alternative B 122

5. Chemistry 233

6. Biology 231

7. Physics 232

8. Biology for the blind 236

General Science 237 to be taken with 122

9. History and Government 311

10. Geography 312

11. Christian Religious Education 313

12. Islamic Religious Education 314

13. Hindu Religious Education 315

 

14. Art and Design  442

15 Agriculture 443

16. Home Science 441

17. Woodwork 444

18. Metal Work 445

19. Building Construction 446

20. Power Mechanics 447

21. Electricity 448

22. Drawing and Design 449

23. Aviation Technology 450

24. Computer Studies 451

 

25. French 501

26. German 502

27. Arabic 503

28. Kenya Sign Language 504

29. Music 511

30. Business Studies 565

Knec KCSE subject Clusters 2020/2021

Group I

It consists of compulsory KCSE subjects.

This means that every candidate being enrolled for the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education, KCSE, must select these subjects.

1. English 101

2. Kiswahili 102

3. Mathematics alternative A 121

4. Mathematics Alternative B 122

 

Group II

Loosely referred to as Sciences. Every KCSE candidate must attempt at least 2 subjects from this category.

5. Chemistry 233

6. Biology 231

7. Physics 232

8. Biology for the blind 236

General Science 237 to be taken with 122

Group III

These are referred to as Humanities. They belong to the optional Knec KCSE subjects.

9. History and Government 311

10. Geography 312

11. Christian Religious Education 313

12. Islamic Religious Education 314

13. Hindu Religious Education 315

 

Group IV

These are referred to as technicals. They belong to the optional Knec KCSE subjects.

14. Art and Design  442

15 Agriculture 443

16. Home Science 441

17. Woodwork 444

18. Metal Work 445

19. Building Construction 446

20. Power Mechanics 447

21. Electricity 448

22. Drawing and Design 449

23. Aviation Technology 450

24. Computer Studies 451

 

Group V

These are referred to as foreign languages. They belong to the optional Knec KCSE subjects.

25. French 501

26. German 502

27. Arabic 503

28. Kenya Sign Language 504

29. Music 511

30. Business Studies 565

KCSE Knec Registration Fee

The government usually meets registration fees for all fresh KCSE candidates.

Repeating candidates however are expected to pay the fees as shown below

Basic fees 2700 per candidate

Subject fee 400 per subject

Regular private candidates

A candidate taking 7 KCSE Knec subjects will pay 5,500, 8 subjects- 5,900 whereas one who sits for 9 subjects will pay 6, 300.

KCSE candidates repeating less than 7 subjects will pay as follows

1 subject 3,100

2 subjects 3,500

3 subjects 3, 900

4 Subjects 4,300

5 subjects 4, 700

Note that KCSE candidates undertaking subjects with projects or practical components will pay an extra Kshs 200 for each. Those taking subject with oral components will pay Kshs 500 while those taking Aviation Technology will pay Kshs 2500.

Knec subject choices 2020/2021

Group I all the three subjects

Group II at least 2 subjects

Group III At least one subject

Group IV 1 subject

Candidates can sit for 9 subjects and an extra 1 or 2 subjects can be selected from the remaining groups ie II, III, IV and V.

 

Enter Your Mail Address

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.