Kenya | International Credentials Equivalencies

Minimum GPA
2nd Upper or Upper 2nd Class or 63/100
B Plus GPA
2nd Upper or Upper 2nd Class or 67/100
Instruction Languages
Bachelors Equiv.
Bachelor`s degree with Honours, requiring 4 years of study
Masters Equiv.
Master`s degree
First Degree Sample
Grading System

70-100% First Class Honours
60-69% Second Class Honours (upper division)
50-59% Second Class Honours (lower division)
40-49% Pass
0-48% Fail

Recognized Universities

Catholic University of Eastern Africa
Daystar University (private)
Egerton University
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
Kenyatta University
Maseno University
Moi University
United States International University (Africa) (private)
University of Eastern Africa (private)
University of Nairobi

Notes for Kenya

The following institutions operate under a Letter of Interim Authority but have not yet received final Ministry Accrediation: Africa Nazarene University, Kenya Methodist University, Kabarak University.

Higher education (undergraduate and postgraduate) at 7 public universities, 6 chartered private universities and 11 unchartered private universities.

Last modified: June 13, 2019