KUCCPS Portal Open for Fully Govt Sponsored OUK Applications .
Kenya universities and Colleges Central Placement Services KUCCPS released an announcement regarding applications for students enrollment at the Open University of Kenya (OUK).
The process of enrollment is kicked off on August 28, 2023.
According to the Kuccps CEO Mercy Wahome, opening of the application portal is for individuals who are interested in joining OUK.
KUCCPS revealed that the tuition fee for undergraduate degree programs at OUK stands at Ksh105,000 as that for the Bachelor of Technology Education program costs Ksh115,000 for full-time study.
With those who will enroll under the postgraduate diploma programs, fees is at Ksh110 000 for one academic year.
Kuccps boss further clarified that the annual tuition fee incorporates a 15% discount which was negotiated by the government with universities under the new higher education funding criteria
On the other hand , the international students from outside East Africa are subject to an additional fee of 10% for all programs or individual course units offered.
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The placement service further clarified the minimum entry requirements for Bachelor’s degree programs which stands at a mean grade of C+ and above in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) or its equivalent.
The rest of the qualifications such as diplomas, professional certifications, the KCSE certificates as well as their equivalents,foundation or bridging course certificates can also be considered.
Equally, those candidates who possess a Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education with specific grade criteria or a recognized bachelor’s degree are eligible to submit the applications.
Applications tht will be submitting through KUCCPS portal will be free of charge and without any specified deadline.
Equally the application fee waiver is attributed to the unique learning approach of the Open University and its adaptable modular program design that allows students to learn at their own pace and convenience.
KUCCPS Portal Open for Fully Govt Sponsored OUK Applications