How to Get TSC Number Easily & Legally Right Now

A Teachers Service Commission (TSC) number is always a unique number given to teachers as they apply for registration of certificates. The Kenya National Examination Council has strictly announced to the public that no teacher should be found in a classroom teaching without a TSC number.

This shows the government’s intention of providing Kenyan students with quality education from highly qualified personnel. Perhaps, you are a teacher yet you do not know how to get TSC number in Kenya as well as how to get TSC certificate. TSC registration online has made work easier for teachers.

This article will be an eye opener for you as I am going to take you through the procedure of how to get a TSC number.

Procedure of Getting TSC Number

Here is a simple step by step process on how to easily get a TSC number today:

  1. Log in to the TSC office website portal.
  2. Enter your ID number.
  3. Click Next to proceed with the process.
  4. Fill in the details correctly.
  5. Submit the application form.
  6. After a while, your TSC number will be assigned to you.

This is how you get your TSC number after application.

Also, you may be interested in knowing how to check your TSC number. To check your TSC number, click on the teacher’s registration status on the TSC website and key in your ID number. An automatic display of your TSC number will be seen. You can just print it to get a hard copy.

However, there are several requirements that you should meet before being issued with a TSC number in Kenya.

TSC Registration Requirements

Below is a list of the TSC registration requirements in Kenya:

  1. Certified copies of academic certificates.
  2. National Identity Card.
  3. A certificate of good conduct.
  4. KRA Pin.
  5. Colored passport photos.
  6. Entry and work permits for non-Kenyans.

These requirements are very vital as you apply for a TSC registration certificate. Therefore, make sure you have all of them before applying for the certificate.

You may also be interested in knowing the TSC number Mpesa payment method, which is done through Lipa na Mpesa using 625625 as the business number.


A TSC number is one thing that can be obtained in the comfort of your home without straining. All you need is an internet connection that will help you access the TSC portal. I hope the article has been of great help to you. Good luck as you apply for your TSC number.

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