Kenya Army Recruitment Entry Requirement – Kenya Army Recruitment 2017

Kenya Army Recruitment Entry Requirement – Kenya Army Recruitment 2017.

it is to your concern that we bring this notice to inform you about Kenya Army Recruitment 2017 and also give you a breakdown of  Kenya Army Recruitment Entry Requirement . Prospective candidates willing to join the Kenya Army Recruitment 2017 (KDF) MUST meet the following requirements:

a. Conditions

(1) Be Kenyan citizens with no dual citizenship.
(2) Age – between 18 and 26 years old for GSO Cadets and upto 29 years for Specialist Officers.
(3) Be physically and medically fit in accordance with the KDF standards.


(4) Have no criminal record.
(5) Minimum Height:
(a) Men 1.60m (5ft 3in).
(b) Women 1.52m (5ft)
(6) Minimum Weight:
(a) Men 54.55 Kg (120 lb).
(b) Women 50.00 Kg (110 lb).
(7) Female candidates must W be pregnant at the time of recruitment and during the entire duration of training.

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Kenya Army Recruitment Entry Requirement

b. Minimum Education Qualifications

1. General Service Officer (GSO) Cadets

Mean grade B (Plain) in KCSE with a minimum subject grade of C+ (Plus) in English, Mathematics and in any one of the Pure Sciences (Physics, Chemistry or Biology). Those aspiring to join KDF in this category should note that the initial training period will cover three (3) continuous years leading to a BSc in Military Science and Security Studies on successful completion.

Kenya Army Recruitment Entry Requirement

2. Specialist Officers

Mean grade B (Plain) in KCSE and an undergraduate degree from a recognised University/Institution. Must be registered with the relevant statutory body, where applicable and with a minimum of two (2) years‘ working experience.

Kenya Defence Forces Vacancies

a. General Service Officer (GSO) Cadets

b. Specialist Officers

1. Medical/Medical Officers – Dentists
Must be in possession of at least a Bachelors degree in Medicine and Surgery(equivalent of MBChB) or Bachelors degree in Dental Surgery; and be registered with the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board(MPDB).

2. Pharmacists
Must be at least a holder of Bachelors degree in Pharmacy and registered by relevant regulatory body.

3. Nurses
Must be at least a holder of Bachelors degree in Nursing and be registered with the Nursing Council of Kenya (NCK).

4. Anaesthesiologist/ENT Surgeons
Must be at least a holder of Master of medicine degree and be registered with the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board (MPDB).

Kenya Army Recruitment Entry Requirement

5. Mathematics
Must be at least a holder of Bachelors degree in applied Mathematics with a minimum of two (2) years experience. Post graduate diploma in Education will be an added advantage.

6. Education Officers
Must be at least a holder of Bachelors degree in Education with a least minimum of two (2) years‘ experience and registered with Teachers Service Commission.

7. Entrepreneurship
Must be in possession of Bachelor’s degree in Entrepreneurship.

8. Information Technology
Must be at least a holder of Bachelors degree in Computer Science (Software Development) or Information Technology (Programming, Networking).

9. Telecommunication Engineers
Must be at least a holder of Bachelor’s degree in Telecommunication Engineering and be registered with the Engineers Registration Board (ERB).

Kenya Army Recruitment Entry Requirement

Kenya Army Recruitment Entry Requirement

10. Aeronautical Engineers
Must have a minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Aeronautical Engineering and be registered with the Engineers Registration Board (ERB).

11. Mechanical Engineers
Must be holders of at least Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering and be registered with the Engineers Registration Board (ERB).

12. Electrical Engineers
Must be at least a holder of Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering and be registered with the Engineers Registration Board (ERB).

Kenya Army Recruitment Entry Requirement

13. Marine Engineers
Must be at least a holders of Bachelors degree in Marine Engineering and be registered with the Engineers Registration Board (ERB).

14. Public Affairs Officers
Must be at least a holder of Bachelors degree in Mass Communication.

15. Meteorologists
Must have a BSc in Meteorology and registered with World Meteorological Organisation and with a minimum of 3 years working experience.

16. Chaplains/Imams

(a) Roman Catholic Chaplains
Must have a professional degree in Theology from a recognised institution and be an ordained priest.
(b) Anglican Church Chaplains
Must have a professional degree in Theology from a recognized institution and be an ordained minister.
(c) Muslim lmams
Must have a professional degree in Islamic studies and be a qualified Imam.

Kenya Army Recruitment Entry Requirement
Note

The Recruitment exercise will take off 15 May to 14 June 2017 at various Centres Country wide

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2 Replies to “Kenya Army Recruitment Entry Requirement – Kenya Army Recruitment 2017”

  1. I have spent my life longing and hoping one day I will one of Kenya army.I am 21 years old and scored mean grade. of C plain.I am determined I will be a kenyan army.Am praying and believe my prayers will be answere.I will protect my naton our people

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