KNEC Shortlists KCSE Examiners

By | July 26, 2023

Knec shortlists 2023 KCSE Examiners; How to pay and training centres

The Kenya National Examinations Council, Knec, has released a list of shortlisted examiners for the August 2023 training.

The shortlisted applicants have been notified by Knec. The notification has been done to the shortlisted KCSE Examiners via the Knec short code SMS platform. In the message, the examiners have been prompted to make a payment of Ksh10,500.

Here is a sample of the message;

“Dear (Official name of the successful applicant), You have been shortlisted for August 2023 Kcse Examiners Training. Please make a payment of 10,500.00 KES using M-PESA Paybill 819313 and Account Number (Examiner’s no.) for the training”.

This year’s training will take place between August 13th, and August 19th, 2023 at various training centres in Nairobi and its environs. This will be during the August holiday; when schools are closed.

The venue for training will be communicated to qualified applicants at a later date. The training will be fully residential.


Each applicant will be required to pay a training fee of KES. 10,500 through KNEC Mpesa
pay bill Number: 819313 using your own registered mobile phone number.

For the Account Number, the applicant shall indicate the applicable examination i.e. KCPE; KCSE; PTE;
DTE; Business or Technical.

The MPESA Reference Number must be captured on the application form in the space provided.

Qualified applicants will be trained to mark the above examinations. Successful trainees will be incorporated into KNEC Examiners’ database.

KNEC will thereafter engage such examiners using criteria for recruitment of examiners based on their needs.

Teachers/Tutors who are already trained as examiners and are in the KNEC database of examiners need not apply for the training.

You can contact Knec if you have not received any communication.