KASNEB has today officially launched the new syllabus that that comes with introduction of new qualifications for various KASNEB courses to meet the emerging market demand.
KASNEB Director of examinations indicated during the launch that, “We are moving beyond examinations to adapt a competency based curriculum featuring practical skills such as workshops and projects“
How the new syllabus works
Under the new syllabus 2021, CPA will be sub-divided into 3 levels and there is an additional paper to be taken depending on the specialization a student chooses.
After completion of CPA, candidates will be required to attend workshops and will earn Initial Professional Development (IPD) hours.
Professional courses (CPA, CS, CIFA, CCP, CISSE,) have been aligned with the same level with University Degrees by Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA).
Almost all professional KASNEB courses will now have practicals.
KASNEB has also introduced new courses under CISSE some of which include vocational certificate in information and cyber security, Certificate in Block Chain Technology, Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, etc.
The first examinations under the new KASNEB syllabuses will undertaken in December 2021
We will be providing more updates about the new KASNEB syllabus.