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List Of KUCCPS Courses and Cluster Points 2021-2022

List Of KUCCPS Courses and Programmes Offered

List Of KUCCPS Courses and Programmes Offered


List Of KUCCPS Courses : See the list of KUCCPS Diploma, degree, certificate and artisan programmes offered… 

Below you will find details on the KUCCPS Courses Offered and Cluster Points for 2021/2022 pdf, How to Calculate KUCCPS Cluster Points 2021/2022 and KUCCPS cut off points 2021-2022 pdf


Cluster 1 – Law & Related 1
Cluster 2 – Business & Related 59
Cluster 3 – Arts & Related 85
Cluster 4 – GeoScience & Related 15
Cluster 5 – Special Education 5
Cluster 6 – Kiswahili & Related 4
Cluster 7 – Engineering, Technology & Related 60
Cluster 8 – Architecture, Design, Planning & Related 22
Cluster 9 – Computing, IT & Related 17
Cluster 10 – Agribusiness & Related 9
Cluster 11 – Science & Related 31
Cluster 12 – Mathematics, Economics & Related 28
Cluster 13 – Design, Textiles & Related 2
Cluster 14 – Sports, Physical Eduation & Related 6
Cluster 15 – Medicine, Nursing, Health & Related 31
Cluster 16 – History & Related 3
Cluster 17 – Agriculture, Food Science, Environment & Related 81
Cluster 18 – Geography, Natural Resources Management & Related 1
Cluster 19 – French & Related 2
Cluster 20 – German & Related 1
Cluster 21 – Music & Related 3
Cluster 22 – Education Science & Education Arts 15
Cluster 23 – Religious Studies & Related 14


Business (Diploma) 39
Clothing Textile (Diploma) 0
Computing (Diploma) 7
Custom Administration (Diploma) 1
Education Science (Diploma) 10
Engineering (Diploma) 33
Health Sciences (Diploma) 15
Social Sciences (Diploma) 20
Sciences (Diploma) 19
Tax Administration (Diploma) 1
Technical (Diploma) 11
Tourism & Hotel Management (Diploma) 4
Education Arts (Diploma) 24
Media Studies (Diploma) 10


Business (Certificate) 20
Clothing Textile (Certificate) 4
Computing (Certificate) 5
Engineering (Certificate) 15
Health Sciences (Certificate) 0
Social Sciences (Certificate) 11
Sciences (Certificate) 10
Technical (Certificate) 27
Hospitality (Certificate) 10
Customs Administration (Certificate) 1
Tax Administration (Certificate) 1
Media Studies (Certificate) 4


Technical (Artisan) 67
Business (Artisan) 3
Humanities (Artisan) 25
Sciences (Artisan) 8

Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement KUCCPS Cluster Points

KUCCPS Online Application 2021/2022 Placement for Universities and Colleges in Kenya has now been released. Application Details, Fees, Deadline and more

The management of the Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS) has released online in PDF the Cluster Points for prospective university students for the 2021/2022 academic session.

There are certain criteria to be observed before being admitted to study in any of the courses in any tertiary institution in Kenya. One of these which include meeting the required cluster point for each school as well as the courses itself. It is very easy to obtain admission if one has met the required cut off mark for the admission into a particular course.

The Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS) releases fresh cut-off / Cluster points every academic year for academic programmes under the Government and Private Sponsorship Scheme.

KUCCPS Cluster Points 2021/2022

Ugfacts.net has published below the KUCCPS Cluster Points 2021-2022 as released on the official KUCCPS Portal.

The KUCCPS Cluster Points 2021/2022 has been successfully uploaded online and can be downloaded below for free. The KUCCPS Cluster Points can be downloaded and printed or accessed online below in PDF format

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For more information and inquiries, you can contact the KUCCPS by visiting the institution’s official website.

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KUCCPS Formula For Cluster Points Calculation

KUCCPS Formula For Cluster Points Calculation : We have summarized various KUCCPS certified formulas to help you make informed career choices.

Besides, we have prepared a list of top placement guidelines on how to calculate cluster points for 2021-2022 academic year intakes.

Calculate your weighted cluster point now!

Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service, popularly known as KUCCPS recently unveiled a precise formula to help students compute their score cluster points.

The calculation came in response to frequent inquiries on how to calculate cluster points. Figuring weight clusters is fundamental for KUCCPS placement and admissions to Kenyan Universities.

KUCCPS held a collaborative meeting in January this year to analyze and decide on 2021-2022 student placement in public universities.

The formula for calculating KUCCPS cluster points is now more simplified than before making it adaptable for most parts.

Government sponsored students can now determine their cluster points and qualification for various programs offered in different parts of the country with ease.

The board carefully considered the number of available slots in Kenyan universities about the results recorded for KCSE in the past year.

In essence, all the students who scored a minimum of 46 points equivalent to C+ are now eligible to enroll for university studies in public universities under government sponsorship.

KUCCPS online portal now contains an array of resources for students to calculate cluster points for jab admission.

These materials are particularly helpful in helping potential candidates to make informed career choices and further their career aspirations.

Further, the calculation is essential for students who scored a minimum of 32 points in 2018 KCSE national examination.

As self-sponsored students, this category is equally eligible for places in private and public universities.

Similarly, those students who attained 18 points and above will join tertiary institutions for craft certificate courses.

How to Calculate Cluster Points KUCCPS


The above formula is handy when calculating weight cluster points, below are some of the main critical denotations represented

Symbol Meaning

w Weighted Cluster Point

c Raw Cluster Point

a Aggregate Cluster Point

m Maximum performance index per cluster for all students and subjects

r Raw cluster performance index per cluster for all subjects enrolled

api Aggregate performance index

spi Maximum performance index

Cluster points directly affect students eligibility for a particular course enrolled.

Different tertiary institution including Dedan Kimathi University, Nairobi University, Kenyatta University, and Jomo Kenyatta University all use different cluster even for similar classes.

These dynamics collectively necessitate the need for students to determine their cluster points before settling on a particular course of study.

Below are some of the factors that influence the grading system regarding clusters

1. Cluster Subjects for A Student

Group Subjects Selection Recommended

Group I Mathematics Compulsory 3



Group II Physics At least two 2



Group III Geography At least one 1


History & Govt

Hindu Rel. Ed

Group IV Aviation

Comp Studies


Metal Work


Art and design

Power mechanics

Building and construction

Group V German



Business studies


2. Grade Points

Every academic course offered in higher learning require a minimum of four primary subjects. For this reason, cluster point calculation encompasses these subjects irrespective of its group. Below is a breakdown of KCSE grading points.

Grade Points

A 12

A- 11

B+ 10

B 9

B- 8

C+ 7

C 6

C- 5

D+ 4

D 3

D- 2

E 1

3. Raw cluster points

Raw cluster points are calculated using four grading subjects concerning the course requirements

Subject Grade Grading points

Mathematics A- 11

Physics B- 8

Chemistry B 9

Business studies A- 11

39 -raw cluster points

After directing the public on how to calculate cluster points for universities admissions, KUCCPS is now in the limelight of receiving student placement results.

Many students are reportedly experiencing difficult times in comprehending how to calculate KCSE cluster points.

The ambivalence affects the placement process with many students likely to land on unpredictable courses.

The ongoing second revision grants applicants who did not participate in the first revision.

The exercise mainly features students who qualified for the government-sponsored program by attaining at least a C+ in their aggregate mean grade in KCSE national examination.

It is now easier to calculate cluster points for intake using JAB compliant formulas.

The process has continually been simplified to help applicant focus on proper career choice as opposed to hard metrics.

You should also note that all cluster point values are edited annually by KUCCPS.

Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Services are now expected to kick off the process of selecting university applicants about their preferred courses and institutions.

Students are advised to visit their KUCCPS accounts to apply or make a necessary update for their course choices before the lapse of the process later this week on 14th.

After that, students will also have an opportunity of viewing shortlisted results.

In so doing, students will learn which university has accepted them for various courses applied.


KUCCPS Contacts : How To Contact KUCCPS

KUCCPS Contacts : Contact KUCCPS using the information below…

The government of Kenya established KUCCPS (Kenya Universities & colleges Placement Service) under the revolutionary Universities Act to help streamline admissions to institutions of higher learning in 2012. Here are the official KUCCPS contacts:

Kuccps Physical contacts


ACK Gardens, First Ngong’ Avenue, Upperhill Area, Nairobi

Kuccps Telephone contacts

Mobile Contacts: (+254) 0723954927or 0734879662

Landline: (020) 5137400

Kuccps  online

E-mail : info@kuccps.ac.ke
Website: kuccps.net

Postal Address

Send letters to: P. O. Box 105166, Code 00101 Nairobi, Kenya

Kuccps  Contacts on Social Media

KUCCPS Facebook page: Kenya universities & colleges placement services official

KUCCPS on twitter: @KUCCPS_Official


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18 thoughts on “List Of KUCCPS Courses and Cluster Points 2021-2022”

  1. How can I get details of what EACH course entails? The language of Bachelor of…, Bachelor of…, Leaves most students still unable to choose rightly.

  2. The results are just out…. When can I apply

  3. What is direct entry point to degree courses in University? Is it 46 or 60 points?

  4. I did my kcse in the year 2018. Do i have the chance to apply?

  5. I’m Esther Kung’u with a B plain as the overall grade ,C+English,CMaths,Bkiswahili,B chemistry,B biology can I do a bachelor’s degree in medicine?

  6. if one meets all the minimun requirements in a coarse but has lower cluster points will he or she be called for the coarses?or he will be given a coarse of not his choice though he attained B+ cluster point under nursing being 38 but he has 35 and has already applied can he change it after submission?


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