Nursing Courses offered at Nairobi Hospital and Entry Requirements

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Nairobi Hospital is the best hospital in Kenya. The Hospital offers several nursing and health related diploma and certificate courses. Being the best hospital for cancer screening and treatment, DNA testing, Diabetes and accident related injuries,this is definitely the best institution to pursue Nursing.

The programs offered at the institution,together with entry requirements are as follows.

Basic Programme

This is a 3 year Kenya Registered Nursing (KRN) program and is approved by the Nursing Council of Kenya. The Programme trains first level hospital based Nurses and prepares them to work efficiently in an acute health care setting. The curriculum which is structured to include Nursing, Biological, Behavioral and Social Sciencescourses provides a sound foundation for individual nurses to develop in the areas of career choice.

These areas include:

  1. Midwifery,
  2. Mental health Nursing /Psychiatry,
  3. Pediatrics,
  4. Critical Care Nursing /Intensive Care Nursing,
  5. Peri – Operative Nursing /Theatre and to embark on degree programs.

The Kenya Registered Nursing program is regionally and internationally recognized and the graduates have been registered in countries like Britain, USA, and Australia.

Admission Requirements for the Basic Programme

Admission Requirements for the Basic Programme
KCSE or Equivalent with mean grade C (plain) and above
English C (Plain)
Biology C (Plain)
Chemistry or Physics or Mathematics C – (Minus)
Applicants with foreign certificates should have them verified by the Kenya National Examination Council

 

With a C- and above,you will pursue your Nursing diploma at Nairobi Hospital,where you will also be allowed to work as an intern.

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