KDF Recruitment 2024 Kenya Defence Forces Application Portal

The 2024/2025 Kenya Defence Forces KDF Recruitment process has begun. The Kenya Defence Forces recruitment portal http://mod.go.ke/, requirements, qualifications, and other relevant facts you may like to know are all covered in detail in this article.

Requirements and how to apply at the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) Recruitment Portal for 2024 Are you considering enlisting in the armed forces? If so, then you should read this article.

As we walk you through the requirements for enlisting in the Kenya Defense Forces (KDF). The Kenya Defence Forces, which also consist of the Kenya Army, Kenya Navy, and Kenya Air Force, are the country of Kenya’s armed forces.

They are all responsible for preserving and upholding the territorial integrity and sovereignty of the Republic of Kenya. For further information, visit http://mod.go.ke/.

Is KDF Recruitment Application Form Out?

The Kenya Navy protects Kenyan seas against piracy, seaborne attacks, and other unlawful operations. The Kenya Army defends Kenya from foreign land-based assaults. The Kenya Air Force defends Kenya’s air space.

We’ve recently observed a slew of applicants asking the same question regarding when the Kenya Defence Forces recruitment will be released.

Following that, we conducted a study in order to answer these questions. Kenya Defence Forces is not recruiting, and an application form for a variety of open roles will be made available soon; individuals interested in applying should follow the steps mentioned below.

The requirements for entering the Kenya Defense Forces are as follows. Please be advised that the recruiting dates for 2024 have not yet been made public, so be on the lookout for con artists. The Ministry of Defence will publish dates for recruitment in local newspapers, on its website, and on social media.

Requirements for KDF Recruitment 2024/2025

All applicants must have the documents given below before filling out an application to be eligible for Kenya Recruitment; else, their applications will be rejected, according to the portal.

  1. Recruits/ Service Men 

Candidates who want to enlist as recruits in the Kenya Defense Forces must fulfill the following requirements:

  • Must be a Kenyan citizen.
  • Must be of age between 18 and 26 years old.
  • A minimum of mean grade D (Plain) in KCSE.
    • Must be medically fit.
    • Must have no criminal record.
    • A minimum height of 5 ft 3 in. (5’3”).
    • Minimum Weight:
      (a) Men – 54.55 Kg (120 lb).
      (b) Women – 50 Kg (110 lb).
    • Female candidates must NOT be pregnant at the time of recruitment and during the entire duration of training.
    • General Service Officer (GSO) Cadets

The following qualifications must be met by applicants who want to enlist as cadets in the Kenya Defense Forces:

  • Must be a Kenyan citizen with no dual citizenship
  • Must be in possession of a valid Kenyan National Identity Card
    • Eligible applicant must be of age between 18 and 26 years old
    • Must be physically and medically fit in accordance with the KDF standards.
    • Applicants must have no criminal record.
    • Minimum Height:
      • (a) Men, 1.60m (5ft 3in).
      • (b) Women 1.52m (5ft)
    • Minimum Weight
      • (a) Men, 54.55 Kg (120 lb).
      • (b) Women, 50.00 Kg (110 lb).
  • Female candidates must NOT be pregnant at the time of recruitment and during the entire duration of training.

Minimum Education Qualification For General Service Officer (GSO) Cadets 

must have a KCSE mean grade of B (Plain) or higher and have at least C+ (Plus) grades in one science, English, and math subject.

The initial training term for this category will last three (3) consecutive years, and upon successful completion, candidates will get a B.Sc. in Military Science and Security Studies.

How to Apply for KDF Recruitment 2024/2025

To apply for a position in the Kenya Defence Forces in 2024/2025, follow the instructions below.

  • Visit the job application website at www.mod.go.ke.
  • Visit the careers page and go over the guidelines for applying.
  • Select the position you want to apply for, carefully enter accurate information in the space provided, and upload all required documents.
  • Recheck your information, and if everything is correct, submit it.

Only those who have passed the qualifying exams will be interviewed, and their credentials scrutinized (Candidates are to come with their original acknowledgement slips printed online).

NB: When the selection process is completed, shortlisted candidates will be notified through email or SMS.

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