A leaner will require a birth certificate to successfully generate a Personal Identifier (UPI),' Kipsang said.
He said exceptions will be given to learners without birth certificates where the system will generate a UPI valid for 30 days to enable parents to process the document.
UPIS carries on the functions of the older institutions.
If there's the UPCAT (UP College Admissions Test), UPIS has its KAT (Kindergarten Admission Test) and GAT (Grade 7 Admission Test).
Every time United Press International scores a beat, as it did with an exclusive interview with Yugoslavia's Slobodan Milosevic in May, the question is not what the Serbian president said, but whether people who read about it in The New York Times, Washington Post, or online at Globe.com, or saw it on CNN or a network, remember that UPI was the source.
After at least 15 years of almost going out of business, the question uppermost among many in the media is: What's going on with UPI?