When is KCSE Exams Results Going to be Release

By | September 3, 2022

It is now official that the results for the 2022 KCSE examination will be released in January 2023.

KCSE LATEST NEWS: A total of 27,684 Examiners have completed marking the 2021 Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examinations. The examiners were holed up in thirty five (35) marking centres. Education Cabinet Secretary Professor George Magoha has already announced that the KCSE 2022 results will be announced Saturday April 23,, 2022. 

The KCSE 2021 examinations were marked at marking centres located in the Counties of Nairobi, Kiambu, Machakos, Kajiado and Murang’a.

Alliance Girls High School accommodated the largest number of examiners (1372) followed by Moi Forces Academy, Nairobi (1358) and Sunshine Secondary School (1325).



Here are the marking centres for this year’s KCSE exams:

English paper 1101/1Moi Forces Nairobi
English paper 2101/2Sunshine High
English paper 3101/3Alliance Girls and Thogoto.
Kiswahili Paper 1102/1Alliance Girls.
Kiswahili Paper 2102/2Sunshine High.
Kiswahili Paper 3102/3MaryHill and Nairobi School
Maths Paper 1121/1State House Girls
Maths Paper 2121/2Lenana School.
Biology Paper 1231/1Loreto Girls and Senior Chief Koinange.
Biology Paper 2231/2Limuru Girls.
Biology Paper 3231/3St Georges Girls.
Physics Paper 1232/1Mary Leakey Girls
Physics Paper 2232/2UpperHill High
Physics Paper 3232/3Moi Girls Isinya
Chemistry Paper 1233/1Precious Blood Riruta
Chemistry Paper 2233/2Kiambu High
Chemistry Paper 3233/3Kenya High and Nairobi School.
History Paper 1311/1Starehe Boys
History Paper 2311/2Thika High.
Geography Paper 1312/1Murang’a TTC
Geography Paper 2312/2Arya girls Parklands.
CRE Paper 1313/1Loreto Girls Limuru.
CRE Paper 2313/2Buruburu High
Agriculture Paper 1443/1Machakos girls.
Agriculture Paper 2443/2Kilimambogo TTC.
Computer Studies Paper 1451/1UpperHill High
Computer Studies Paper 2451/2..
Business Studies Paper 1565/1Machakos Girls
Business Studies Paper 2565/2..

How to Check KCSE Results via KNEC SMS Code

Once the KCSE 2021 have been announced, you can receive them faster by using the Knec SMS Code. To get KCSE results 2021 by SMS send an SMS with your Index Number to 20076 for Safaricom, Airtel and Telkom networks.

Simply send your full index number (11 digits) followed by KCSE to KNEC SMS Code 20076. For example 23467847002KCSE then send to 20076. After the full index number no spacing between the last number and the initials KCSE.

This is the fastest way of receiving your KCSE 2021 results. Please note that the SMS will be charged Sh25. Send the SMS immediately the results have been announced.

Check here for the official release date and all the KCSE 2021 results analysis.

How to Check KCSE Results Online

The KCSE 2021 results can also be checked via the Knec exams portal. To check your 2021 KNEC KCSE results online, go to the KNEC website: http://www.knec-portal.ac.ke/ and enter your Index number.

To use this method to check 2021 results you only need to remember your index number and access your mobile phone or computer Here is the procedure:

  • Visit the Official KNEC website (knec.ac.ke)
  • Check  for the KCSE Results tab, click on it
  • Select the year you sat for the Exams
  • Enter your Index number.
  • Finally click the Submit button.
  • Your KCSE results should show on the screen after a while.

KCSE Result Slip

Knec will send the KCSE 2021 result slips to schools in hard copy. Candidates should visit their examination centers for their official results slip.

The ministry of education advises parents teachers and pupils to check the KCSE results and KCSE result slip for any anomaly such as incorrect candidate’s name, school name and code as well as wrong subject grade and report to KNEC within a month after the KCSE results announcement.