KUCCPS Student Portal Login; List of University and College Placement Services available at the Official Kuccps portal online
Kuccps portal online: Established to replace the Joint Admissions Board (JAB), the Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service, KUCCPS offers various online services to students seeking tertiary education within universities and colleges distributed across the 47 counties.
Some of the main placement services offered at the KUCCPS student portal online encompass: Application for Kuccps courses/ programmes, Revision of Kuccps course choices, Application for Kuccps inter-university transfer for students who are dissatisfied with their Kuccps placement results among others.
In this write-up, we endeavor to demystify the Kuccps student portal available online via the Google platform for all school leavers wishing to advance their studies by proceeding to various tertiary learning institutions.
Kuccps portal: main features
The Kuccps Student Online Portal provides an efficient platform for users to perform the following activities:
Application for Kuccps admission to universities and colleges
Selection of Courses/ programmes
Checking Kuccps placement results and admission status
Downloading Kuccps student application guide, PDF format
Surfing the various courses or programmes offered by various institutions
Applying for inter- institution or inter-university transfer for students who feel that their preferred institution parameter was not considered during placement by the board.
Kuccps Application for Admission
To apply for Kuccps admission this year, you must first log in to the official Kuccps student portal by using your KCSE index number and KCSE Year let us say 2020 or 2021 as the user name and your birth certificate number or KCPE index number as the password.
Kindly note that each Kuccps programme has minimum subject requirements commonly referred to as cluster points. This, therefore, means that you will not apply for all kuccps Programmes since selection purely depends on your overall performance and available declared student capacity for various institutions.
To view available programmes, click on the programmes tab available on the official Kuccps portal. Alternatively, you can search for available Kuccps courses or programmes by the institution by clicking on the Institutions tab on the Kuccps portal.
Select and move the programmes that you have settled on to the Course Basket as this will save your time when coming up with the final list of your preferred Programmes.
Enter the programme codes of your preferred courses in the Application/ Revision tab.
Confirm the programme codes to avoid picking the wrong courses then hit the Submit button.
The next step entails paying the Kuccps Application Fee which currently stands at Ksh 1,500 for first-time Applications and Kshs 1,000 for students revising their courses by following the application fee payment instructions provided on the Kuccps portal.
Please note that the Kuccps Placement fee is paid upon Selection of Courses. Also, remember to keep your transaction code as it will be needed each time you make any changes to your Kuccps application.
How to Pay for KUCCPS Application Processing Fee via Kuccps Business Number
Using your mobile phone, access your M-PESA menu.
Go to the Lipa Na M-PESA tab then select Pay Bill
Enter the Kuccps Paybill Number that is 820201
Enter the Account Number which in this case is your KCSE Year followed by your KCSE index number (Do not space)
Enter your M-PESA Personal Identification Number, PIN then hit the send button.