"We are opening more constituent colleges, which will accommodate the extra load of students qualified for university," said JAB chairman, Prof Richard Mibey.Mibey
said the Government had released funds for expansion and opening of new constituent colleges.
The colleges will now handle the expected increase for the group that did its Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) last year.
Constituent colleges approved by the Government include the Kilifi Institute of Agriculture
, Kabianga Farmers Training Centre
, Kimathi Institute of Technology and Chuka
said public universities would also increase the number of teaching staff.
increased the admission because of the high number of students missing university entry due to limited opportunities," added Mibey
would also be reviewing the number of students to be admitted in coming years as per the prevailing circumstances.
In a statement read by Mibey
, members observed that all students who had scored B+ but were left out last year would be admitted.