In Kenya, Accountants are among the most paid professionals, which has attracted many students in Kenya to pursue CPA course in Kenya. With many colleges and universities in Kenya offering accounting courses to Kenyans, the number of accountants in Kenya has been on the increase. A fully qualified accountant in Kenya is supposed to have both accounting degree in Kenya and to be a holder of CPA (K) or CPA (international) from KASNEB in Kenya. After having both certificates, one is also required to register with KASNEB as a professional member in Kenya, which boosts your accreditations and which also ensures that accountants in Kenya are working within the set morals and ethics of accountants.
KASNEB in Kenya is a professional examination body in Kenya which offers professional examinations and globally competitive technician in management, accountancy, information technology and other related disciplines in Kenya. With frequent reviewing of KASNEB syllabuses in Kenya, KASNEB has kept their students in Kenya up to datetraining which makes the students viable with emerging issues in accountancy in Kenya and other courses offered.
KASNEB offers the following examinations in Kenya; Certified Public Accountants (CPA), Certified Information Communication Technologists (CICT), Certified Public Secretaries (CPS), Certified Securities and Investment Analysts (CSIA), Accounting Technicians Certificate (ATC), Certified Credit Professionals (CCP), Information communication Technology Technicians (ICTT), Investment and Securities Technicians (IST), and Credit Management Technician (CMT).
The qualifications of the following examinations in Kenya are divided into professional examinations and technician examinations. For a person to be registered as a student for any professional examination in Kenya, one must show evidence of being a holder of the following minimum qualifications; aggregate of at least C+ (plus) with minimum of C+ (plus) in both English and Mathematics in KCSE, KASNEB technician in Kenya or professional examination certificate or a degree from recognized universities in Kenya. Diplomas and certificates in Kenya may also qualify and may be approved by KASNEB body in Kenya for registration. Technician qualifications in Kenya are KCPE aggregate of at least D+ (plus) or equivalent qualification.
KASNEB has also been in the the front line providing jobs to Kenyans by appointing examiners to supervise the above mentioned examinations. Highly qualified, competent and professionally motivated persons with following qualifications are usually employed by KASNEB; final certificates in any of the following examinations: CPA, CPS, ISA, Formerly Financial Analyst (FA), Credit Management (CM), or related field. Other qualifications for jobs in KASNEB examination body in Kenya are membership of relevant professional bodies, a degree in recognized university in accounting, finance economics, law, mathematics, computer science, information technology or equivalent qualifications. Postgraduate qualifications in Kenya are also considered for jobs in KASNEB in Kenya and qualification experience in Kenya or abroad of not less than three years in private sector, academia, public sector, professional practice or related fields.
KASNEB Towers in Kenya is located at Hospital Road in Upper Hill part of Nairobi. KASNEB offices in Nairobi can be contacted on P.O Box 41362, 00100 Nairobi, Tel +254(020)27126/ 2712828, Cell phone: +254722-201214/ +254734-600624, email: firstname.lastname@example.org and KASNEB website in Kenya at www.kasneb.or.ke