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Kenya Medical Training College offers tailor-made courses that are in response to society’s increasing health demands.

KMTC offers students boundless opportunities required to lay a solid foundation necessary in the critical skills of thinking, communication and problem solving to enable them change the world for the better.

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Kenya Medical Training Centre offers a wide range of courses, from certificate to diploma to higher diploma, reflects the institution’s responsiveness to the needs of our country.

Courses Offered at Kenya Medical Training college

KMTC offers a wide range of courses, from certificate to diploma to higher diploma, reflects the institution’s responsiveness to the needs of our nation.

KMTC has started a number of new courses to proactively help the Government fight against new and emerging health challenges. The new courses are palliative care nursing, nephrology nursing, orthopedic trauma medicine, enhanced enrolled community nursing and nurse anesthesia.

Others are health systems management (HSM) and health education and promotion.
Palliative care nursing started to combat challenges arising from non- communicable diseases especially cancers, diabetes and hypertension.
Nephrology aimed at supporting the national Government’s Managed Equipment Service (MES). MES is a Government-supported Initiative aimed at equipping hospitals countrywide with high- tech machines to help combat diseases such as cancer and diabetes.
Enrolled Community Nursing  a certificate course sponsored by the World Bank and Beyond Zero Trust to train nurses for the marginalized areas, especially North – Eastern, to improve maternal and child health. The course was previously being offered in three campuses but has been expanded to eight.
Nurse anesthesia  has been introduced to combat maternal and infant mortalities.
Health Systems Management is now being offered as a higher diploma course. It seeks to equip health practitioners with leadership and management skills.
Orthopedic trauma medicine has been started to deal with victimsof increased number of motorcycle and vehicle accidents on Kenyan roads. It will help the nation mitigate challenges posed by these accidents.

Higher diploma course in clinical medicine (mental health and psychiatry)– has been started at KMTC Mathare. It is aimed at helping the country bridge the huge gap that exists in mental health services.

Diploma in Health Education and Promotion  has been started at Nairobi campus. This course was previously offered at higher diploma level only. It now targets form four leavers and aims at equipping students with skills in prevention of diseases.

Higher Diploma courses 

a) Higher diploma in:

Intensive Care/Critical care Nursing
Psychiatric Nursing
Diploma in Nursing or in Community Health Nursing (KRN/KRCHN)- Two years working experience
Ophthalmic Nursing
Community Health Nursing
Food Science and Inspection
Occupational Health and Safety
Solid Waste Management
Epidemiology

b) Higher Diploma in Health Education and Promotion

c) Higher Diploma in Medical Laboratory Sciences:

d) Higher Diploma in Clinical Medicine and surgery:

e) Higher Diploma in Medical Education

f) Higher Diploma in Medical Imaging Sciences (ULTRASOUND)
Post Basic Certificate in Ultrasound and Image Pattern Analysis (USIPA)

g) Higher Diploma in Medical Engineering

h) Higher Diploma in Pharmacy

i) Higher Diploma in Community Health and HIV/AIDS care

j) Higher Diploma in Sensory Integration

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Diploma courses  

1.Diploma in Community Health Nursing
Minimum Entry Requirement
a) KCSE Minimum aggregate C plain with C in English or Kiswahili and Biology or Biological sciences
b) C- in Chemistry or physical sciences and in any one of following Physics Mathematics
c) Any Science degree holder from a recognized university (by the academic board) and who demonstrate interests in Nursing training

2.Diploma in Community Oral Health

Minimum Entry Requirement
• An average grade C (Plain) or above. Grade C (Plain) or credit in English/Kiswahili and Biology or Biological Sciences.
• C- (Minus) or credit in any two of the following: Chemistry, Physics or Physical Science, Mathematics or General Sciences.

3.Diploma in Environmental Health Science

Minimum Entry Requirement
• KCSE Mean grade of C (plain) and C (plain) in English or Kiswahili and Biology or Biological Sciences
• C- in any of the three Physics, Physical Science, Chemistry

4.Diploma in Medical Laboratory science

Minimum Entry Requirement
• Mean Grade C (Plain) plus C in English/Kiswahili and Biology or Biological and Chemistry or Physical Sciences
• C in any one of the following Physics/Physical Science, Mathematics

5.Diploma in Pharmacy

Minimum Entry Requirement
• KCSE minimum aggregate C plain with the following specific requirements: C in English or Kiswahili and Chemistry or Physical Science and Biology, and C in any one of the following: Physics, Mathematics. .
• Any qualification considered equivalent by the academic board

6.Diploma in Clinical Medicine
Minimum Entry Requirement
a) KCSE with mean grade C in Mandatory subjects, English/Kiswahili, Biology or Biological Sciences. Additional subjects: C- in Physics or Mathematics

7.Diploma in Medical Imaging Sciences

Minimum Entry Requirement
• Aggregate (C plain). C (plain) in: English or Kiswahili and Physics or Physical Science and Biology and Biological Sciences
• C- in either Mathematics or Chemistry.

8.Diploma in Orthopedic Technology Minimum Entry Requirement
• C plain in either English or Kiswahili and Biology plus C plain in Mathematics or Physics or Physical Sciences

• C- in any one of the following Chemistry, Woodwork, Technical Drawing, Mathematics, Physics or Physical Science, Metal Work.

9.Diploma in Physiotherapy
Minimum Entry Requirement
• C plain in either English or Kiswahili plus C plain in Mathematics or Physics and C- in any two (2) of the following: Chemistry, or Physics or Mathematics

10.Diploma in Community Nutrition
• KCSE mean grade C and C in Mandatory subjects, English/Kiswahili, Biology or Biological Sciences.
• C- in 2 Additional subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Home Sciences, Agriculture, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physical science

11.Diploma in Dental Technology
KCSE with mean grade C plain in either English or Kiswahili plus C plain in Physics or Physical Sciences or Chemistry
C- in Biology and in any one of the following: Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics or Physical Science, Metal Work

12.Diploma in Health Records and Information Technology
• C plain in either English or Kiswahili and in Mathematics
• Also C- in Biology and in any of one of the following Physics or Physical Sciences, Chemistry, Computer studies

13.Diploma in Registered Nursing-Mental Health and Psychiatry (KRN-MHP)
• KCSE mean grade C and C in Mandatory subjects, English/Kiswahili, Biology or Biological Sciences.
• C- in Physical science/Chemistry and in any one of the following Physics and Mathematics

14.Diploma in Occupational Therapy
• KCSE mean grade C and C in Mandatory subjects, English/Kiswahili, Biology or Biological Sciences.
• Also C- in any of the of the following two subject Physics or Physical Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics, Agriculture, Home Science

15.Diploma in Optometry
• KCSE mean grade C and C in Mandatory subjects, English/Kiswahili, Biology or Biological Sciences
• Also C- in any of the of the following subject Biology, Bilogical Science, Physics or Physical Sciences, Chemistry

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16.Diploma in Medical Engineering
Minimum Entry Requirement
• C plain in either English or Kiswahili and Mathematics and Physics or Physical Sciences

• C- in any one of the following Biology/Biological Science, Chemistry, Technical Drawing, , Metal Work

Certificate Courses

• Minimum KSCE Grade is C-

A. Community Health Nursing
Minimum requirements:

• C- in English or Kiswahili and Biology or Biological science
• D+ in Chemistry or Physical science and D+ in either Physics, Mathematics

B. Health Records and Information Technology
Minimum requirements
• C- in English or Kiswahili and D+ in Biology
• D+ in one of the following Mathematics, Sciences Physics, Physical Science, Chemistry, General Science, Computer studies, Agriculture, Home science

C. Medical Engineering Technology
Minimum requirements
• Mean grade of (C-minus) ,C- in English or Kiswahili and D+ in Mathematic and D in Physics / Physical sciences.

• D in any one of the following; Chemistry or Biology or Biological Science or Metal Work, or Electricity or Technical Drawing

D. Certificate in Community Nutrition
Minimum requirements
• C- Minus in English or Kiswahili and Biology/ Biological Sciences
• D+ any one of the following Home science, Physics, Physical Science, Agriculture, Mathematics

E. Certificate in Orthopedic Plaster Technology

C- Minus in English or Kiswahili and Biology/ Biological Sciences

• D+ in Mathematics or Physics/Physical Science and in one of the following Physics, Physical Science, Agriculture, Chemistry, Mathematics, Home science

Environmental Health Sciences
• Diploma in Environmental Health Sciences
• Higher Diploma in Epidemiology (parallel)
• In-service diploma in Environmental Health Sciences

Diploma in Pharmacy

• Higher Diploma in Pharmacy
o Certificate in Orthopaedic Plaster
o Diploma in Orthopedic Technology

Nursing certificate courses
• Kenya Enrolled – Psychiatric Nursing
• Kenya Enrolled Nursing

Nursing Diploma courses
• Preservice Basic Diploma- Nursing
• Diploma in Community Health Nursing ((Distance Learning/E- learning)

Nursing Higher Diploma Courses
• Kenya Registered Psychiatric Nursing (post-basic)
• Kenya Registered Peri-operative Nursing (post-basic)
• Kenya Registered Opthalmological Nursing (post-basic)
• Kenya Registered Midwifery (post-basic)
• Kenya Registered Critical Care Nursing (post-basic)
• Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing (post-basic)

Nursing In service courses
• In-service Basic Diploma – Nursing
• In-service upgrading Enrolled Nursing/ Midwifery to KRCHN

Medical Laboratory Sciences
• Diploma Courses
• Higher Diploma Courses

Medical Imaging Sciences
• Diploma Courses
• Higher Diploma Courses
Medical Engineering
• Certificate Courses
• Higher Diploma Courses
• In-service Diploma Courses
• Pre-Service Diploma Courses
Dental Technology
• Clinical Sciences
• Occupational Therapy

• Medical Education1
• Higher Diploma Courses
• Optometry
• Community Oral Health
• Health Records & Information
• Nutrition

Kenya Medical Training College Application Forms
You can download KMTC Application Form on the college website

You can also contact the institution using the contacts details below.

Kenya Medical Training College Admission Requirements
To join KMTC to pursue a certificate course, you must have a minimum of C- with specific qualifications in cluster subjects in Kenya Certificate of Secondary Examinations. For diploma programmes, you must have attained a minimum of C with specific qualifications in cluster subjects.

Upgrading courses require that a candidate has a certificate while for higher diploma programmes, candidates must have attained a diploma course as per the following guidelines.

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Course requirements

Certificate courses

Certificate courses take two years with the exception of nursing which takes two and a half years. A minimum aggregate of C- with relevant combination of other subjects is a requirement.

Diploma Courses:
KCSE mean grade of C (or equivalent) with relevant combination of other subjects such as English, Kiswahili, Biology, Biological Sciences, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Physical Sciences.

Duration
3 years except Community Health Nursing which lasts 3 ½ years.
Post Basic Diploma courses
Holders of basic diploma in relevant fields and at least a minimum of two years working experience.

Short Courses:
Individuals and groups such as corporate bodies, companies and government ministries interested in any course or courses can make a written request for arrangements to be made.

Training Categories: We have fulltime and part time trainees enrolled in various courses each year as in-service and Pre-service

Application Procedure for certificate and self sponsored

Applications:
Duly completed application forms are filled by prospective candidates for admission into Courses for each academic year for Regular or Parallel Category. The Regular category have subsidized fee with optional accommodation but no choice for Campus while the parallel category have non subsidized fee, no accommodation option but have option for Campuses in more than twenty nine (29) campuses situated in different parts of the country depending on the courses.
Procedure:
• Prospective candidates are expected to submit a duly completed application form which can be obtained from the KMTC website, KMTC facebook and KMTC campuses across the country.
• Candidates are advised to attach legible Photostat copies of academic certificates; school leaving certificate and national identity card/birth certificate.
• Applications must be accompanied by a non-refundable fee of KShs.1, 000 OR US$50 for non-Kenyans in the form of Banker’s Cheque or National bank deposit slip. Application fee does not guarantee admission.
• Candidates should provide reliable and permanent mailing address with postal codes for any future contact. Those near Nairobi may hand deliver the completed application forms to KMTC Headquarters’ offices.

Applications should be sent to the following address:

The Director
KMTC
P.O. Box 30195 – 00100
Nairobi

Kenya Medical Training College Fees Structure

There are three fee categories namely:
• Regular
• Parallel/In-service
• Foreign (as detailed in the Current fees structure)

Fees structure is subject to changes from time to time
Students are advised to pay fees on annual basis to avoid interruption of training
Upon dismissal, fees are not refundable.
Take note: Students are advised to make financial arrangements to cover expenses related to Practical attachment; Research etc. details are available from respective faculties upon reporting

Stationary
All stationary is the responsibility of the student.
Students are encouraged to buy their own textbooks, and specific course book lists are usually provided as an admission package to assist in purchasing books.

Medical Equipment
All special medical equipment in each course i.e. Stethoscopes etc are the responsibility of the student

Kenya Medical Training College Contacts
For Inquiries and more information, please contact;

The Director,
Kenya Medical Training College,
P.O Box 30195- 00100
Nairobi, Kenya
Phone (254) – 020-2725711/2/3/4 020-2081822/3

020-2081822/3
0772-592095
0737-352543
0706-541869
Fax (254) – 020-2722907Email: [email protected]

Website: www.kmtc.ac.ke For admission queries email: [email protected] For complaints email: [email protected] or call 0787835726 or write to commission on administrative justice , P.O Box 20414-00200 Nairobi, or call 020-2270000

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