Kenya Army Recruitment 2024/2025 Dates Application Form Portal

Kenya Army Recruitment 2023/2024 Dates Application Form Portal

The intake process for Kenya Army recruitment 2024/2025 dates is ongoing. You can access the application form via the recruitment portal To apply, read through the instructions we have provided on this page which includes the requirements, starting date, application deadline and success tips to ensure you come out successful.

Did you know that Kenya army recruitment application form is free? Yes it is, so if your fear for submitting application for the ongoing Kenyan army intake was paying for the application form then that fear should be over now.

Irrespective of your county in Kenya, so far you have the passion and urge to serve in the army go ahead to fill and submit the online application form through the steps available here.

Note that even if this is your first time knowing about Kenyan army recruitment, this article comprehensively contains all the vital information you need to know.

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Is Kenya Army Recruitment 2024/2025 Ongoing?

The Kenya army quarters made a notice recently on their official website that the application portal for both tradesmen/women and non-tradesmen/women would be open soonest.

Prior to this, persons having interest in the forthcoming recruitment exercise are recommended to read about the requirements and also get acquainted with the application process.


Which Date is the Recruitment of Kenya Army?

Kenya army recruitment might likely begin from November, 2022. This estimation is based on last year’s recruitment which the closing date was Sunday 14th November 2021.

Here’s a list of other latest job opportunities in Kenya.

How Do You Qualify for Kenya Army Recruitment 2024/2025

Anyone that wished to gain employment into the Kenya Defence Academy (Kenya Army) must meet the below requirements.

  • Prospective applicant of Kenyan army recruitment must be an indigene from any County
  • Applicant must have passion and be willing to serve accordingly to the obligation guiding the job
  • As an applicant, you’re expected to have a valid means of identification like National ID Card
  • If you want to apply then your age is below 18 or above 26 kindly refrain
  • Being physically and medically fit is really important because of the training

Counties Eligible to Apply for Kenya Army Recruitment

  • Mombasa
  • Bungoma
  • Kwale
  • Kilifi
  • Tana River
  • Lamu
  • Taita Mak Taveta
  • Garissa
  • Wajir
  • Mandera
  • Marsabit
  • Isiolo
  • Meru
  • Tharaka-Nithi
  • Embu
  • Kitui
  • Machakos
  • Makueni
  • Nyandarua
  • Nyeri
  • Kirinyaga
  • Murang’a
  • Kiambu The
  • Turkana
  • West Pokot
  • Samburu
  • Trans-Nzoia
  • Uasin Gishu
  • Elgeyo-Marakwet
  • Nandi
  • Baringo
  • Laikipia
  • Nakuru
  • Narok
  • Kajiado
  • Kericho
  • Bomet
  • Kakamega
  • Vihiga
  • Busia
  • Siaya
  • Kisumu
  • Homa Bay
  • Migori
  • Kisii
  • Nyamira
  • Nairobi

How Do I Join the Kenyan Army?

To join Kenya army, you will have to apply via the online application portal by taking the below steps.

  • Using an internet enabled device visit
  • Carefully read through the on-page application instructions
  • Everything being in order, type your bio-data into the required field
  • Select the category you wish to apply for e.g. general duty or specialized duty
  • Scan your credentials and upload on the application portal according to the stipulated size and then submit

How Can I Apply for Kenya Army Recruitment 2024/2025?

The application is actually simple, the tools you need to successfully process this recruitment form are; good internet connectivity and a smart device.

Now, if you have that kindly proceed to, select the position you wish to apply for and fill out the form, ensure you also scan and upload necessary documents according to the stipulated size.

Success Tips for Army Recruitment Kenya

Every recruitment or job application has guidelines, for Kenya Army, below are the safety rules.

  • Be sure that you type in only correct and verifiable data about yourself
  • Clearly scan your documents and ensure its according to the required size before uploading
  • Avoid double submission as this might lead to automatic disqualification
  • Once you learn that the application portal is open, endeavour to submit your application within the first 2-3 days

Kenya Army Application Deadline 2024/2025

The closing date for this recruitment intake exercise is 14th September, 2024 after which names of successful applicants would be published online and also shared via the media. That’s all we have for you concerning Kenya Army recruitment, if you wish to get more update like this, kindly follow us on google news.

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  1. I want to join a Kenya army as a mechanic or driver and I have already pursuing a certificate in automotive engineering

  2. Its always been my dream to work as a soldier and be able to serve my Country Kenya and my country men with my blood and sweat. I have certificate in computer too.

  3. Am singalo oloitipitip Benson from Narok county,19yrs old,I hold a certificate of computer studies and currently ongoing driver hope so in two times am done and very happy to join army force and I promise to work very hard in order to promote peace to our country thank you look forward to see you

    PO BOX 363
    P.O BOX 00100
    Dear sir/madam
    I here by to applying for KDF i have got the advertisement for the news papers.
    Am a kenyan by birth now am 24 years old i come from Narok county Kilgoris constituency.Ready to serve my country i has the documents required.
    My hopefully is that to be among shortlist candidate God bless you thank you.
    Your sincerely

    Eric ledama letaya.

    P.O BOX 12
    P. O BOX OO100
    Dear Sir/Madam
    I here by presenting my sincere application for the above mention position, as advertised in the news paper. Am Kenyan and am 25 years old holding Kenya certificate of secondary education and am ready to serve the nation . Thank you for your time and consideration.
    Yours sincerely
    Salim nyamawi

  6. I’m kiprono Denis,23th yrs of age,I’m from Nandi county, tinderet constituency,songhor soba word looking forward with all my request to join kdf in order to safe guard our willingly&ready to work together…if you will consider my application we will be all happy to work together..thank you.

  7. I’m Isaiah maiyo 21year of age from elgeiyo marakwet county, keiyo south constituency, chepkorio ward Iam looking forward to all my request to consider me to become part of a Kenyan army and iam ready to serve and protect my country.hope you will consider my request. Thank yo

  8. I am cheboi Benjamin looking forward for kdf IAM ready to save my country my hamble request is to consider me thank yo from Elgeyo marakwet Lelan

  9. Am Brian kibet sergon 22yrs from baringo county baringo north constituency,saimo soy ward iam looking forward to all my reguest to consider me to become part of Kenyan army and iam ready to serve and protect my country.hope you will consider my reguest. Thank you

  10. Am bedict muinde kyuma from makueni am age of twentythree years therefore I have all the requirements needed to join kdf ,,,God will this year I will be in a possition to join

    P.O.BOX 13696-20100,


    P.O.BOX 40668.


    I am humbly writting this letter in reply to the annunciation made on 13/11/2022 that there is a vacancy in the position of a CADET.
    I am a person with experience because i have been a Head captain in my former secondary school and have experience in leadership.
    I am in form three and humbly seeking for this job because I have been admiring to serve my country as a soldier and protect my country .
    I am a good academic performant with a B+ and above.I promise to be faithful and be just to my fellow Kenyans.

    Please consider my request.I am ready for an interview any time you need me.
    God bless you.

    Yours faithfully,

  12. I’m ishmael Too x-recruit NYS willing to join KDF which I have been dreaming for iwill be broud of it. Hummbly seeking for these job becouse I have been admiring to serve my nation as a soldier and protect my country

  13. I goes by the name BONFACE MWAKI,from meru county,imenti central in mwanganthia ward and therefore looking forward in joining the KDF military…💯💯🥇

  14. I really like how our kenya defense forces defends our country,they really patriotic and im line with that i will really like to be one of the team i just love my country kenya so much,i assure you that given this chance i will practice my skills.
    Thanks in advance.

  15. My name is Gabriel muhiukia,and though am only 19 years ,my love and passion to serve my country not just in the battle front but any where am needed has always been my dream.For my motherland I lay down my life to serve her with pride,thank you and may God bless Kenya .

  16. My name is Ian Muthee Gachau.My humble wish and Prayer is to soon join the Kenya Defense forces so as to humbly offer my all and very best to protection and Respect to our Beautiful land Kenya.

  17. Thankyou for the advertisement my name is Dennis kitonga from makueni county I am glad in response for the advertise that its my passion and unity and dignity IfI secure a chance I will diligently co-operate to defend my county,🤝🌟🌟thanks in advance👏👏

  18. Hey am chrispinus mulech 20 years old I have always dreamed to serve my country as an kdf I hop God is going to open ways for me this year

  19. I want to join Kenya army as a mason building works artisan certificate grade I, II & III, trade test in building construction 0718204138

  20. I will be glad to join the military,,and I will be ready to serve my country Kenya,, wherever what come God help this time🙏🙏🙏

  21. Jambo My name is Clay Malava Kulundu soon to be an ex NYS,I am interested in joining the Kenya army because I want to advance in my studies as plumber or pursue another level of education and serve and maintain law and order in the country and cooperate with my fellow officers,when the recruitment commences you can reach me on 0742273315/38405804

  22. Guys be carefully kuna watu wanajifanya kua recruitment officers calling you and convincing you into kukoniwa pesa The likes of Moses Osungo here is his numbers:+254727577553,+254727577553 Share this info with your friends and avoid pesa yako upoteze bure

    • I am 21 years old Kisii University second year student taking Bachelor of Arts in Geography. I have always been having a dream of joining this Unit with no success, I have had great passion and interest to serve my country, please help me get the job for better future for the nation. Help me know when is the next recruitment.

  23. My name is Clay Malava Kulundu I am interested in Joining the Kenya army as a plumber and advance in my studies just completed my course as a plumber and wish to join KDF as a officer/plumber I am passionate about KDF and serving my country and kindly inform me when the next recruitment will commence.0742273315/0738405804

    • I am Joseph mwangi maina from laikipia county
      I would like tojoin the kenya as a KDF officer.I am very passionate in joining kenya Defence force and i would serve delligently,i am 21years old

  24. We fight bullets 🔥 with bullets and tanks by tanks.
    By this we wipe tears of our indigenous peoples,we do bring hope where there’s non.Discpline is the key.

  25. I will be glad to join the military,,and I will be ready to serve my country Kenya,, wherever what come God help this time🙏🙏🙏

  26. It has been my dream to be one of KDF soldier,serve and protect my mother’s land to my ability,,GOD help me this time

  27. It has been my dream to be a KDF soldier,since i have already joined one of the forces and I am ready to join the KDF on the next recruitment and jam ready to serve and protect my home motherland God help me

  28. I would like to join army forces and work extremely hard to protect my beloved country Kenya willingly and try to transform my family were really poor we are helpless please help me to get the opportunity God bless you 🙏

  29. Dear Sir/Madam, RE APPLICATION FOR A PLACE IN KDF. I here by to apply for a vacancy in KDF. I am 23yrs. Ugandan by nationality. Yours faith fully. Mutenyo francis. MUTENYO FRANCIS WAMBOKA 0705862061

  30. I have been willing to serve in the military. I have done a certificate in electrical and electronics engineering. It is my hope this is my year.

  31. Hello sir/madam.i would like serve my beautiful country as a Kenya Army in your teritory my number 0758855806.Thank you

  32. God bless Nigerian army.

    I love to join Nigeria army, to save my country…..08103095433 someone to approve me.

  33. I am secondary graduate and also i have complete computer in certificate and driving. My need is to join KDF.
    I promise when give me this opportunity, you will never regret, because I would going to use all my ability and strength, to protect all the people and my state and any where would be send to serve. I would be soo grated getting your feedbck on my email address. Thank soo much for reading.

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