What is the meaning if letter W in my KCSE results?
Find out the meaning of letter W and letter Y in your KCSE results and how to resolve the issue with KNEC.
Q. I have got my résult with letters W and l don't understand what this means.
W - denotes that the candidate’s examination results have been withheld on suspicion that the candidate has been involved in an examination malpractice and investigations are ongoing;
X - denotes an absent candidate. A candidate is declared absent if he/she did not sit for one or all papers in the examination. However, for the KCPE examination results, the symbol AB indicates an absence;
Y - denotes that the candidate was involved in an examination irregularity. For the KCPE examination results, the symbol 00 indicates an irregularity;
P - denotes that the candidate’s examination results have been pended due to infringement on the entry requirements for the examination e.g. incorrect KCPE details for entry in KCSE examination;
U - denotes ungraded examination results due to infringement of the awards criteria.