This is a list of all courses offered at KMTC Nyamira Campus. Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC) Nyamira Campus is a higher learning institution located in Nyamira County. The campus was established in March 2012 to address the community’s high morbidity and mortality due to the influx of highland malaria and reproductive health-related conditions. It is located five kilometres off Kisii-Kericho Highway along Nyamira-Miruka road adjacent to Nyamira Level 5 Referral Hospital.
List Of Courses Offered At KMTC Nyamira Campus
KMTC Nyamira Campus currently offers two diploma courses to its students. Below is a list of the courses and their requirements.
- Diploma in Community Health Nursing
Requirements: Mean Grade C, C in English or Kiswahili and Biology/Biological Sciences. C- in any one of the following: Chemistry/Physics/ Physical Science or Mathematics
Duration: 3 years
- Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery
Requirements: Mean Grade C, C in English or Kiswahili, and C in Biology/ Biological Sciences, C- in Chemistry/Physical Sciences C- in any one of the following: Mathematics, Physics/Physical Sciences
Duration: 3 years
In addition to the existing courses, the campus has proposed to offer two more diploma programs. The proposed courses are;
- Diploma in Pharmacy
- Diploma in Medical Imaging Sciences (MIS
The campus is well-equipped with modern facilities, including a one-storey tuition block with six lecture halls and an ablution block, a fully stocked library, a well-equipped skills lab, modern class lecture halls, an office block for management, staff and student clinic, an administration block, a hostel block, a kitchen block, a computer lab, a recreation hall, playfields for volleyball and basketball, and a fifty-one-seater campus bus.
Students at KMTC Nyamira Campus get their clinical experience from several regional health facilities. These sites include Nyamira Level 5 Hospital, Kericho Level 4 Hospital, Masimba Hospital, Gesusu Hospital, Riana Hospital, Keroka Hospital, Nduru Hospital, Gucha Hospital, Gesima Hospital, Nandi Hills Hospital, Vihiga Level 5 Hospital, Ekerenyo Hospital, and Mathare Mental Health Hospital.
KMTC Nyamira Campus has a vibrant student life, with various clubs and societies catering to students’ diverse interests. From the YMCA to the Seventh Day Adventist (SDA), Christian Union (CU), and Muslim Union (MU. The recreational facilities, such as the volleyball and basketball courts, allow students to unwind and take a break from their studies.
KMTC Nyamira Campus Contacts
Phone: 0734 596693, 0719 115521