2020 KMTC ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS (CRITERIA), LIST OF COURSES, DURATION, FEES AND INTAKES
HERE IS AN UPDATED 2020 KMTC LIST OF AVAILABLE COURSES, FEES STRUCTURE AND ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS (CRITERIA)
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KMTC currently offers a wide range of certificate, diploma and higher diploma courses.
The institution has received accolade and worldwide recognition for its excellence in training middle-level health professionals in line with the universal health care by 2022.
According to The Standard, KMTC is currently training 200 Somali nurses and clinical officers after signing a partnership agreement with the Somali Government.
An average of 34, 000 students enrol at various Kenya Medical Training College campuses every semester.
THE FOLLOWING IS A LIST OF COURSES OFFERED BY THE KENYA MEDICAL TRAINING COLLEGE, KMTC (2020)
Clinical medicine- diploma and higher diploma levels
Nursing- certificate, diploma and higher diploma levels
Pharmacy- diploma and higher diploma levels
Medical laboratory sciences- diploma and higher diploma levels
Medical education-higher diploma
Medical engineering- certificate, diploma and higher diploma levels
Medical imaging sciences- diploma and higher diploma levels
Optometry- diploma only
Physiotherapy- diploma and higher diploma levels
Dental technology- diploma only
Community nutrition- certificate and diploma levels
Health education and promotion- diploma and higher diploma levels
Health systems management- higher diploma
Community oral health- diploma only
Orthopaedic technology- certificate and diploma levels
Environmental health sciences- certificate, diploma and higher diploma levels
Health records and information- certificate and diploma levels
Orthopaedic trauma and medicine- diploma only
Occupational therapy- diploma only
FOR A COMPLETE GUIDE TO ALL COURSES OFFERED BY THE KENYA MEDICAL TRAINING COLLEGE, KMTC (2020) CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK TO THE OFFICIAL KMTC WEBSITE
THE KENYA MEDICAL TRAINING COLLEGE, KMTC FEES STRUCTURE
An updated fee structure for all 2020 KMTC courses is available online.
Simply click on the following link to view the school fees structure for all 2020 KMTC diploma and certificate courses
In case you cannot afford to cater for your full KMTC fees, do not worry since the Higher Education Loans Board, HELB in partnership with the Afya Elimu Fund offers loans to students enrolled at all KMTC campuses.
First-time applicants for Afya Elimu Fund are awarded approximately Kshs 40, 000 to cater for their KMTC fees.
The annual fees for self-sponsored KMTC students is Kshs 120, 700 per year while regular KMTC students’ fees stands at Kshs 80, 700 per annum.
2020 KMTC ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS/ ADMISSION CRITERIA
Admission to KMTC campuses is done by the Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service. It involves a rigorous vetting process of KCSE candidates to ensure that they meet the minimum entry requirements before being granted admission.
HERE ARE THE GENERAL KMTC CERTIFICATE, DIPLOMA AND HIGHER DIPLOMA ENTRY REQUIREMENTS AND DURATION FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2020
KMTC CERTIFICATE COURSES MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS AND DURATION (2020)
KCSE mean Grade of a C- Minus and above with relevant qualifications in relevant subjects or its equivalent.
The duration for KMTC certificate courses is one full year save for nursing courses which take up to two and a half years.
KMTC DIPLOMA COURSES MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS AND DURATION (2020)
KCSE Mean grade of a C plain and above with qualifications in relevant subjects or a basic certificate in the programme/ course in question
KMTC diploma courses take at least 2 years.
KMTC POST/ HIGHER DIPLOMA COURSES MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS AND DURATION (2020)
Must be a diploma holder in the relevant discipline and at least 2 years of working experience.
2020 KMTC INTAKES FOR SELF-SPONSORED AND REGULAR (GOVERNMENT-SPONSORED) STUDENTS
Admission to the Kenya Medical Training College, KMTC for self-sponsored is usually done in March every year whereas admission for regular (government-sponsored) KMTC students is done in September every year.