Welcome to Kenya National Recognition, Equation and Verification Portal

KENYA NATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY accepts online applications of academic qualifications for recognition, equation and/or verification from both Kenyans and Non-Kenyans through this platform.
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About K.N.Q.A

The Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) was set up in 2015 to help coordinate and harmonize education, training, assessment and quality assurance of all qualifications awarded in the country; with the view to improving quality and international comparability. The KNQF which the authority has developed and is now implementing is part of Kenya’s international commitments to develop an accurate, reliable and robust database of all qualifications in the country that will allow for comparability and information sharing in the education sector globally.

Aplication Steps


Create an account to apply for recognition,equation and/or verification

Upload Qualification(s)

Populate all your academic qualification(s) details and upload copies of all your certificates

Submit an application

Submit an application for recogniton , verification and/or equation