If you are a 2022 Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) candidate eagerly awaiting your university or college placement results, you’re in luck!
The Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS) has announced easy and convenient way to check your placement status.
In this guide, we will walk you through the simple steps to check your KUCCPS placement results for 2022.
Step 1: Prepare Your Information
Before proceeding to check your placement results, ensure you have the following information ready:
Your KCSE index number: This is a unique identification number given to every candidate who sat for the KCSE examination in 2022.
Step 2: Compose the SMS
Using the mobile phone number associated with your index number, compose an SMS in the following format:
For example, if your KCSE index number is 12345678901 and you sat for the exam in 2022, your SMS should look like this:
Step 3: Send the SMS
Once you have composed the SMS as specified in Step 2, send it to the KUCCPS shortcode 20842.
Step 4: Wait for Confirmation
After sending the SMS, you will receive a confirmation message acknowledging that your request has been received. KUCCPS will process your request and send your placement status to your mobile number.
Step 5: Understand the Placement Status
The SMS from KUCCPS will indicate whether you have been successfully placed into a university or college. If you have been placed, the SMS will provide details of the institution where you have been admitted.
Step 6: Costs and Charges
It is essential to note that checking your KUCCPS placement results through the SMS method incurs charges. Standard SMS rates will apply, depending on your mobile service provider. Please ensure you have sufficient credit or an active SMS bundle on your mobile number before attempting to check your results.
In the event of any difficulties or if you encounter any issues while checking your placement results, do not hesitate to seek assistance. You can contact the KUCCPS helpline at 020513740 for support and guidance.