KMTC Entry Requirements

KMTC Entry Requirements

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Kenya Medical Training College is the best college for diploma and certificate courses related to medicine and nursing. Entry requirements for various courses offered by the institution are as follows:

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 in a respective field while for higher diploma programmes, candidates must have attained a diploma course as per the following guidelines.

The following table is a summary of the requirements for courses offered:

S/NO Level of training Entry Requirement Duration of training
1 Certificate A minimum aggregate of C- with relevant combination of other subjects is a requirement. 2 years with the exception of nursing which takes 2 ½  years
2 Diploma 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. 

 

3 years except Community Health Nursing which lasts 3 ½ years
3 Upgrading Holders of a certificate in relevant fields and at least two years working experience. 

 

 2 years except Community Health Nursing which lasts 18 Months
4 Higher Diploma Holders of basic diploma in relevant fields and at least a minimum of two years working experience. 1 year
5 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.  2 weeks – 3 Months

There are numerous reasons why you should join KMTC,they include:

World class training

Affordable courses

The best college in Kenya

It produces the best nurses

Employers prefer nurses from KMTC in relation to those from other institutions

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