2024 KNEC TECHNICAL & BUSINESS Timetable TVETS colleges.

2024 KNEC TECHNICAL & BUSINESS Timetable TVETS colleges. Is now ready and available for candidates to view and prepare.

After reopening of TVET institutions for the year 2024, KNEC has now released the business and technical exams timetable for March 2024 for TVETs and colleges.

These exams are expected to begin as from Monday 13th march 2024 to run up to April 9th 2024.

  1. Business exams:
  2. Technical exams:

Some of the general instructions for candidates are listed below,


The time allowed for each paper is indicated against the name of the paper and no extra time is to be allowed. In case of any discrepancy, the time stated on the question paper should be taken as correct. Visually impaired candidates will not be given extra time other than what is stated on their respective papers. Any time allocated to reading through questions is included in the total time shown, except when special paper instructions indicate otherwise.

All first session examinations will start at 8.00 a.m. The start time for the second session which was 11.00am has been cancelled, examinations times will be as indicated on the timetable

Your attention is drawn to the regulations governing the conduct of candidates under items 3.0; 4.0; 5.0 and 6.0 of this timetable.


Supervisors are asked to take all necessary steps to ensure that the following instructions are brought to the notice of the Teachers and Candidates under examination.

Teachers are advised to ensure that their students are carefully drilled on how to carry out the instructions given below and that candidates are aware of the penalties for irregularities or misconduct. Candidates are required to follow these instructions carefully.


  • Be at your seat in the Examination Room five minutes before the time fixed for the examination in the various papers.
  • First morning sessions will normally start at 8.00 a.m. and the 2nd morning sessions will start at 11.30 a.m.
  • A candidate who arrives late will be required to give a satisfactory reason to the supervisor. Except in exceptional
  • Circumstances, a paper will not be given to any candidate who is more than half an hour late. Absolute punctuality is essential for certain papers, e.g. Shorthand.
  • If an examination paper for which you are not registered for is handed to you, or if the questions indicate that a map or other material should also have been given out, speak to the supervisor at once.
  • Attend carefully to any general directions that may be given at the head of a paper, e.g. directions limiting the number of questions that should be answered.
  • Write your name, your index number as well as the name of the paper on the first page of each answer book or sheet of each set of papers you use. Thereafter, your index number must be written in clear figures in the space provided on every sheet or page of answer book.
  • Write on both sides of the paper, but do not use the margins. Begin the answer to each separate part of a question on a fresh line.
  • Write the number of the question clearly in the left-hand margin at the beginning of each answer. Do not copy the question. Be careful to use the same system of numbering as appears in the question paper. Leave a blank line after the answer to each question.
  • Write your answers with black or blue ink. You may use a fountain pen or ball point pen. Pencils should only be used for diagrams. Remember that handwriting and spelling will be taken into account.
  • Bring mathematical and drawing instruments for subjects for which they will be needed.
  • Read the questions carefully. A lot of time may be wasted in writing down information that is not asked for and no marks are given for it.

Get the full instructions and the schedule of the respective course exam by downloading the timetable using the link below?

March 2024 technical exam timetable

March 2024 Business exams timetable


Under the provisions of the KNEC Act 2012, sections 27 to 40 outline offenses and corresponding penalties related to examination irregularities. Key points from these sections include:

Individual Irregularities: 1.1. A candidate found guilty of committing an examination irregularity in any paper will face the cancellation of results for the ENTIRE SUBJECT. Such a candidate will receive an overall result of “Y” and will not be entitled to any other outcome.

Center-Wide Irregularities: 1.2. In cases where there is evidence of widespread irregularities within a particular examination center, the entire examination results for that center will be invalidated.

Specific Offenses and Penalties: a) Anyone gaining unauthorized access to examination material and knowingly disclosing its contents, whether orally or in writing, will breach section 27. The penalty includes imprisonment for up to ten years, a fine not exceeding two million shillings, or both.b) Willful and malicious damage to examination material is a violation of section 30, with penalties comprising imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years, a fine not exceeding five million shillings, or both.c) Individuals not registered for a specific Council’s examination but attempting to impersonate an enrolled candidate will be considered offenders. The penalty involves imprisonment for up to one year, a fine not exceeding two million shillings, or both. Additionally, the individual will be barred from taking any examination conducted by or on behalf of the Council for a period of three years.

Strong Advisory: Candidates are strongly advised against engaging in any form of examination malpractice, as such actions may lead to the enforcement of the aforementioned penalties.



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