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Ministry of Education,
Science and Technology

Functions

· Inspection and Supervision of Education Institutions.
· Teacher Education and Management.
· Schools Administration and Programmes.
· Registration of Education and Training Institutions.
· Curriculum Development
· Examinations and Certification.
· School Equipment.
· Early Childhood Education, Care and Development.
· Primary and Secondary Education
· Special Education.
· University Education.
· Continuing Education.
· Teachers Service Commission (TSC).
· Kenya Institute of Education (KIE)
· Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC).
· Science Equipment Production Unit (SEPU).
· Commission for Higher Education (CHE).
· The Higher Education Loans Board (HELB).
· Kenya Education Staff Institute (KESI).
· Kenya National Commission for UNESCO.
· Jomo Kenyatta Foundation (JKF).
· Kenya Literature Bureau (KLB).
· Technical Education.
· Technical Training Institutes.
· Institutes of Technology.
· National Polytechnics.
· Promotion of Research, Science and Technology.
· National Council for Science and Technology (NCST).
· Research Authorization, Co-ordination, Inventory and Dissemination.
· Department of Research Development.
· Centre for Mathematics, Science and Technology in Africa (CEMASTEA)

Ministers

Minister for Education
· Hon. Prof. George Saitoti, M.P.

Minister for Science and Technology
· Hon. Dr. Noah Wekesa, M.P.

Assistant Ministers
Assistant Minister for Basic Education
· Hon. Beth Wambui Mugo M.P.

Assistant Minister for Higher and Technical Education
· Hon. Kilemi Mwiria, M.P.

Assistant Minister, Ministry of science and Technology
· Hon. Ukur Yattani, M.P.
Permanent Secretaries

PS Education
· Prof. Karega Mutahi.

PS Science and Technology
· Prof. Crispus Makau Kiamba

Contact Information
Jogoo House "B", Harambee Avenue
P.O. Box 30040, Nairobi
Tel. 334411
Telegrams: "EDUCATION"
Website: www.education.go.ke