Find out the list of courses offered at Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC) and their entry requirements, qualifications as well as cut off points.
KMTC Entry Requirements and Qualifications
To study at Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC) and pursue a Certificate course, you must have a minimum of C- with specific qualifications in cluster subjects in Kenya Certificate of Secondary Examinations (KCSE). 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 KMTC qualifications and requirements for courses offered:
|Level of training||Entry Requirement|
Duration of training
A minimum aggregate of C- with a relevant combination of other subjects is a requirement.
2 years except for nursing which takes 2 ½ years
|KCSE mean grade of C (or equivalent) with a relevant combination of other subjects such as English, Kiswahili, Biology, Biological Sciences, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Physical Sciences.||3 years except for Community Health Nursing which lasts 3 ½ years|
|Holders of a certificate in relevant fields and at least two years of working experience.||2 years except for Community Health Nursing which lasts 18 Months|
|Holders of basic Diploma in relevant fields and at least a minimum of two years of working experience.||1 year|
|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|
Kenya Medical Training College.
Off Ngong Road
P.O. BOX 30195-00100, Nairobi, Kenya.
Enquiries: [email protected]
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