Kenya Universities and Faculties Central Placement Solutions (KUCCPS)CEO Dr. Mercy Wahome has recommended candidates in the not long ago introduced KCSE 2020 examination on how to superior revise their courses ahead of placement to universities and other institutions of greater learning.
Wahome encouraged pupils to glimpse out for occupations that put food items on their table, noting that competition for placement would be stiffer this year owing to the much better overall performance of college students in the KCSE 2020 in contrast to that of 2019.
In KCSE 2020, 143,140 pupils scored a minimum amount quality of C+ in comparison to 125,746 learners in 2019.
This translated to a lot more pupils qualifying for universities nonetheless the areas in institutions of better studying remained the exact same. As a result, these a long time reduce off factors for common classes are set to be bigger than past many years.
KUCCPS CEO Mercy Wahome.
Learners were being even further encouraged to test the subject mixtures demanded for their wanted programs and look out for the reduce off factors for the courses. Lower-off factors for each course will be out there on the portal.
Wahome mentioned that the placement of college students would be primarily based on benefit and availability of room in the university.
“When we have a scholar who scored an ‘A’ and just one who scored a ‘B+’ implement for the exact training course, the university student who performed much better will be offered precedence,” she reiterated.
KUCCPS launched an on-line coaching programme for academics to get them to have an understanding of how to have out occupation advice. There is also a career selection education programme for pupils.
KUCCPS CEO Dr. Mercy Wahome in an Job interview with Television47 on May 27. TWITTER
“When we were being expanding up, that was a thing that was perfectly engraved in the procedure. We want to carry it again,” Wahome said.
KUCCPS also has a profession manual e book, ‘The Vital Career Guide’ which is readily available in bookstores.
Students are inspired to apply for courses in education establishments less than the Specialized and Vocational Education and learning and Training (TVET) programs as they also qualify for federal government sponsorship.
An official of KUCCSP Tending to prospective candidates
The deadline for 1st-time selection of and revision of courses is established for July 11, 2021. Pupils will know their placement by the conclusion of July.
KUCCPS is a programme that seeks to present government sponsorship to college students in establishments of bigger learning and teaching establishments.