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[9 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
KASNEB December 2014 Exam Results online and via SMS; CPA, CPS examination results online

A.   SMS (for Safaricom subscribers only).
Candidates should send an SMS to 20558 using the following format to access their examination results:
Kasneb/registration number
Example, ATC/87061 where ATC/87061 is the registration number of the candidate.
The SMS service is at a premium rate of Sh. 10 per sms
B.   KASNEB Website. (click on student login) or (direct link to student portal http://online.kasneb.or.ke )
Candidates who had not created an account on the student portal are required to do so in order to access examination result as follows:
1. On the website click on the student login link then choose the student icon or proceed to click the …

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[28 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
How to pay for parking in Nairobi via M-PESA; step by step guide from phone and online

Below is a step by step guide on how to pay for your parking fees in Nairobi county via your mobile phone.

Step1 Register
Step2 Load your e-wallet with cash from M-PESA, Airtel Money, Visa e.t.c.
Step 3 Pay for parking from your ewallet

First time users will follow from step 1 to step 3 below. If you have already registered for the service, you shall follow step2 and step3 only.
Step 1 Registration:
From Mobile phone: Dial *217# and enter your Name, ID Number and select a PIN number (when we tried to register via …

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[27 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Engineers Board of Kenya EBK (formerly ERB); The only approved Engineering programs for Kenyan University, Approved Engineering Universities

Engineers Board of Kenya has published on its website a list of what they call APPROVED ENGINEERING PROGRAMMES FOR THE KENYAN UNIVERSITIES.
It thus follow that if a programm is not on this list, or if a University is not on this list then its not approved by the EBK.
The list is as below as at 27th August 2014: If your University or program is not on this list, it’s important you get in touch with your University for further guidance.
1. University of Nairobi
ü  BSc – Civil Engineering
ü  BSc – Agricultural …

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[12 Aug 2014 | One Comment | ]

KUCCPS (formally JAB) has announced the placement results for KCSE 2013 candidates.
KCSE 2013 can now check what universities they have been admitted to and for what courses online.
All 2013 KCSE candidates who attained the University cut off (B of 60 points for Male candidates or B- of 58 points for female candidates) and all those who applied for placement into Diploma courses can enquire from the online system using the address https://kuccpsapp.uonbi.ac.ke/admission_inquiry.php from the desktop computer or https://kuccpsmobile.uonbi.ac.ke/admission_enquiry.php From mobile devices.
Have you been admitted to the course you selected, share with us your comments.

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[6 Mar 2014 | 12 Comments | ]
KCSE 2013 Candidates: JAB: How to check online your University Admission 2014, How to check the course you have been admitted to

KCSE 2013 candidates can now check to which university they have been admitted to online.
Here is the process:
1. Log in to http://jab.uonbi.ac.ke/admission_enquiry
2. Enter your KCSE  index number in the space provided and wait for the results.
 
Do not panic in case you find that you have not been admitted to any course or you have been admitted to course that you wish to change. Joint Admissions Board (JAB) will offer a chance for students to revise or apply for their degree courses. The Timpata shall update you as soon as this revision …

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[6 Feb 2014 | No Comment | ]
Comparative Mobile Phone calling rates in Kenya; Is your bob calling more?

A study by Research ICT Africa, commissioned by the Organisation of Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) shows that in the fourth quarter of 2013, YU has the cheapest prepaid product among the country’s four mobile operators. It also shows that Safaricom was the most expensive. Over two  and a half times more expensive than YU in the 4th quarter of 2014. Airtel Kenya has been the most consistent across the 3 years of study.
See the results of the study below for average monthly calling cost across the networks.
 

2010

2011

2012

2013

Operators

Q4 2010

Q1 2011

Q2 2011

Q3 …

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[6 Feb 2014 | 24 Comments | ]
KASNEB to Change Syllabus; May/June 2015

KASNEB intends to revise the syllabus for  their professional and technical papers below:
(a)    Professional Examinations
(i)    Certified Public Accountants (CPA)
(ii)    Certified Public Secretaries (CPS)
(iii)    Certified Information Communication Technologists (CICT)
(iv)    Certified Securities and Investment Analysts (CSIA)
(v)    Certified Credit Professionals (CCP)
(b)    Technician Examinations
(i)    Accounting Technicians Certificate (ATC)
(ii)    Information Communication Technology Technicians (ICTT)
(iii)    Investment and Securities Technicians (IST)
(iv)    Credit Management Technicians (CMT)
This major review of syllabuses has been necessitated by the following factors, among others: 
(a)    Global trends in education and training in the areas of finance, accountancy, governance and management, information technology and related …

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[8 Jan 2014 | 9 Comments | ]
KASNEB May 2014 Examination dates Registration dates: CPA, ATC, CISA, CPS

Students of KASNEB, parents, sponsors, guardians, training institutions and other stakeholders
are hereby notified of the following important dates and information.
1. Examination dates for May 2014 examinations are as follows:
(a) ATC, ICTT, IST and CMT Levels I and II
Tuesday, 20 May 2014, Wednesday, 21 May 2014 and Thursday, 22 May 2014
(b) CPA, CPS, CSIA, and CCP Part I
Friday, 23 May 2014, Monday, 26 May 2014 and Tuesday, 27 May 2014
(c) CPA, CPS, CSIA and CCP Parts II and III
Wednesday, 28 May 2014, Thursday, 29 May 2014 and Friday, 30 May 2014
(d) …

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[26 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
KASNEB November/December 2013 Examination timetables online; How to access your timetable Online; CPA, CPS, CICT

The timetables for KASNEB examinations for November/December 2013 sitting are now available online.
Please log in to your student account (if you do not have one, please read how to create one here: http://www.thetimpata.com/2013/02/09/kasneb-website-how-to-create-a-student-account-online-on-the-kasneb-website-step-by-step-guide-for-new-and-existing-kasneb-students/)
Once logged in see the menu on the left side of your page, under “EXAMINATION” select “EXAMINATION TIMETABLE”. You then have the option of ” print” or “Send to Email”
To access your student account please click on the link: http://online.kasneb.or.ke/
You may read how to create a student account on The Timpata here: http://www.thetimpata.com/2013/02/09/kasneb-website-how-to-create-a-student-account-online-on-the-kasneb-website-step-by-step-guide-for-new-and-existing-kasneb-students/

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[25 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

ATC EXAMINATION TIMETABLE – DECEMBER 2013
 

DAY

DATE

EXAMINATION
MORNING
AFTERNOON

TUESDAY

26 NOVEMBER

LEVEL I
INTRODUCTION TO FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING
INTRODUCTION TO LAW

LEVEL II
FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING
FUNDAMENTALS OF

INFORMATION COMMUNICATION

TECHNOLOGY

WEDNESDAY

27 NOVEMBER

LEVEL I
ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND COMMUNICATION
PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT

LEVEL II
COST ACCOUNTING
TAXATION

THURSDAY

28 NOVEMBER

LEVEL I
BUSINESS MATHEMATICS

LEVEL II
AUDITING

 
NB:     1.        MORNING SESSIONS BEGIN AT 9.00 A.M. AND AFTERNOON SESSIONS BEGIN AT 2.00 P.M.
2.           ALL PAPERS ARE OF THREE HOURS DURATION.

 

ICTT EXAMINATION TIMETABLE – DECEMBER 2013
 

DAY

DATE

EXAMINATION
MORNING
AFTERNOON

TUESDAY

26 NOVEMBER

LEVEL I
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTING
COMPUTER MATHEMATICS

LEVEL II
INTERNET SKILLS
COMPUTER SUPPORT AND

MAINTENANCE

WEDNESDAY

27 NOVEMBER

LEVEL I
ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND
COMPUTER NETWORKING

COMMUNICATION

LEVEL II
FOUNDATIONS OF ACCOUNTING
PROGRAMMING CONCEPTS

THURSDAY

28 NOVEMBER

LEVEL I
COMPUTER APPLICATIONS
COMPUTER APPLICATIONS

(THEORY PAPER)
(PRACTICAL PAPER)

LEVEL II
INFORMATION SYSTEMS

 
 
NB:     1.        MORNING SESSIONS BEGIN AT 9.00 A.M. AND AFTERNOON SESSIONS …