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
|COURSE TITLE||MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS||ADMISSION TIME||DURATION||EXAM BODY|
|Diploma in Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing||C plain in KCSE||March & Sep||3 years||KNEC|
|Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery||C plain in KCSE||March & Sep||3 years||KNEC|
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:
-Fully equipped skills lab
-Well-equipped computer laboratory
-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 location||Busia town, Busia county, Kenya|
|Postal address||P.O. Box 970-50400, Busia, Kenya|