How to Check KUCCPS KMTC Placement Results - A Comprehensive Guide

Learn how to quickly check your KUCCPS KMTC placement results and take the next step towards a successful medical career.

Aug 24, 2023 - 18:25
How to Check KUCCPS KMTC Placement Results - A Comprehensive Guide
How to Check KUCCPS KMTC Placement Results - A Comprehensive Guide

The Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS) has released the much-awaited KMTC placement results for the 2023/2024 academic year. This pivotal step in the education journey of aspiring medical professionals comes with the excitement of discovering where they will embark on their higher education voyage. This guide will walk you through the seamless process of checking your KUCCPS KMTC placement results using various methods, ensuring you have all the tools you need to access this crucial information.

Important Considerations

  • The placement criteria are based on merit and competition, ensuring fairness in the selection process.
  • If you have not received an SMS notification about your placement, you can still check the KUCCPS portal for your results.
  • If there's no information on the portal regarding your placement, you may not have been successful in the initial placement round.

Requirements to Check KUCCPS KMTC Placement

Before diving into the methods, gathering the necessary information to check your placement status is essential. Make sure you have the following details at hand:

  • Your KCSE (Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education) Index Number
  • The year in which you sat for the KCSE examination

Methods to Check KUCCPS KMTC Placement

KUCCPS has provided multiple avenues for students to access their placement results, catering to different preferences and technological capabilities.

1. KUCCPS Student Portal

The KUCCPS Student Portal is a reliable and user-friendly platform for checking your KMTC placement. Here's how:

  1. Visit the official KUCCPS Student Portal at
  2. Locate and click on the "Login" button at the page's top right corner.
  3. Enter your KCSE Index Number, KCSE Year, and initial password (which could be your Birth Certificate Number or KCPE Index Number used during KCSE Exam Registration).
  4. Click on the "Login" button.
  5. Allow the system to authenticate your information and redirect you.
  6. Your assigned course and institution details will be displayed on your dashboard.

2. SMS Shortcode

If you prefer a more direct method, KUCCPS offers an SMS shortcode for checking your placement. Here's what you need to do:

  1. Open your phone's messaging app.
  2. Send your Index Number, starting with your KCSE year, to the shortcode 20842.
  3. Ensure your Index Number is correct: KCSE Year + Index Number (e.g., 202312345678912).
  4. Wait for a response that will include your placement details.

3. KUCCPS Mobile App

3. KUCCPS Mobile App

For tech-savvy individuals, the KUCCPS Mobile App is a convenient option to access your placement results:

  1. Download the KUCCPS Students App from the Google Play Store.
  2. Launch the app by clicking on its icon.
  3. Log in using your credentials.
  4. Navigate within the app to view your placement status.

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The release of KUCCPS KMTC placement results marks a significant milestone for aspiring medical professionals in Kenya. Following the steps outlined in this guide, you can easily access your placement information and embark on the next phase of your educational journey. Remember, whether you opt for the KUCCPS Student Portal, SMS shortcode, or the KUCCPS Mobile App, the goal remains the same – discovering the institution and course that will shape your medical career.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What if I still need to receive an SMS about my placement? 

If you have yet to receive an SMS notification, don't worry. You can still check your placement status through the KUCCPS portal or other methods outlined in this guide.

Can I change my placement after checking the results?

 KUCCPS provides opportunities for the revision of courses and institutions within specified periods. Keep an eye on their announcements for revision windows.

What should I do after checking my placement? 

Successful applicants will receive communication from KMTC regarding further steps, including how to obtain admission letters and other enrollment details.

Is the placement process final?

 The placement process is conducted based on merit and competition. If unsuccessful in the initial round, explore other opportunities and consider revision periods.

Where can I get more information or assistance?

You can contact the KUCCPS Team through email ([email protected]) or telephone (020 5137400, 0723954927) for general inquiries and support. Additionally, you can visit their official website at


The information provided in this guide is based on the available sources and official procedures as of the time of writing. It is advisable to refer to official announcements and sources for the most up-to-date information regarding KUCCPS KMTC placement results and related matters.

Joseph Richard Joseph is a graduate of Mathematics and Computer Science (Applied Option). With expertise in Technology and Finance, he brings his knowledge to the field, demonstrating an authoritative understanding of these interrelated areas. Joseph is pursuing a Master's in Software Engineering, further expanding his skill set.