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KMTC Busia Campus Background information, location, population, courses offered, fee structure, facilities, Clinical experience sites and contacts

KMTC Busia Campus Background Information & Location

Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC)- Busia Campus is a constituent campus of KMTC located in Busia county. It sits on a 4.5 acre piece of land next to the Busia County Referral Hospital in Busia Town, Matayos Constituency, Busia county, about 500 meters from the Kenya- Uganda border post.

The idea of establishing the KMTC Campus in Busia was born in 2003 by the then Vice President Moody Awori. The idea was then supported by the KMTC Board of Directors after which the site was officially commissioned by his excellency President Mwai Kibaki in 2005. Sospeter Ojamong’, the then governor of Busia County laid the foundation stone for the construction of the campus on 9th October, 2014. By July 2016, the first phase of the construction was done. The first group of students for the Diploma in Clinical Medicine course was admitted in 15th November, 2016. It was not until April 2017 that the first group of nursing students was admitted. KMTC Busia Campus currently has a total student population of 397.

KMTC Busia Campus Programmes & Courses Offered

Diploma in Kenya Registered Community Health NursingC plain in KCSEMarch & Sep3 yearsKNEC
Diploma in Clinical Medicine and SurgeryC plain in KCSEMarch & Sep3 yearsKNEC

Prospective courses include;

-Certificate in Community Health Nursing

-Upgrading course in Orthopaedic Trauma Medicine.

KMTC Busia Campus Fee structure

Click here for the fee structure for KMTC self- sponsored and regular students.

KMTC Busia Campus Facilities

Facilities available at KMTC Busia Campus include:

-Administration block

-Fully equipped skills lab

-Multipurpose hall

-Well-equipped computer laboratory

-Common room


-Well stocked library


KMTC Busia Campus Clinical Experience Sites

The main clinical site used is the Busia County Referral Hospital. Other clinical experience sites used include;

-Alupe Sub county Hospital

-Amukura Health Center

-Lukolis Health Center

-Kakamega County Referral Hospital

-Sio Port Health Center

-Port Victoria Sub County Hospital

-Bumala Health Center

-Nambale Sub County Hospital

-Nakuru County Referral Hospital

-Mathare Mental Health Hospital

KMTC Busia Campus Contacts

Physical locationBusia town, Busia county, Kenya
Postal addressP.O. Box 970-50400, Busia, Kenya
Phone number0722217259
Email addressbusia@kmtc.ac.ke

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