The Kenya Medical Training College, KMTC, accredited to offer medical courses. Courses offered at KMTC range from certificate to postbasic or higher diploma.
Each year, the college invites qualified candidates for admission into Medical Courses.
Upon meeting minimum qualifications, a student can be admitted in one of the 68 campuses situated in different parts of the country.
- List of KMTC Short courses; Target Group, Campus offered, Duration and Fees
- KMTC minimum Requirements to Upgrade Certificate course to Diploma level
- List of diploma courses offered at KMTC,Entry Qualifications and Requirements and campus offered
- KMTC Higher Diploma (Post basic) Courses; minimum entry requirements and course duration
- List of accreditted KMTC campuses per county in Kenya
- KMTC student portal for course registration,admission letter,fee payments,scholarships; KMTC online course application process
- How to apply online for KMTC Courses through application Portal – admissions.kmtc.ac.ke
In this article am going to take you through all certificate courses offerd in KMTC, minimum qualification and intakes.
It is wort noting that certificate courses take 2 years except for Community Health Nursing which takes 2 1/2 years, while diploma courses courses take 3 Years.
KMTC Application process
Application procedure is well outlined on the KMTC website (www.kmtc.ac.ke). Should you require any clarification concerning the application process please
call any of the following numbers 0736993813, 0736212060, 0723000429, 0723004516 or send an enquiry email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can also get help on the application process from the nearest KMTC campus.
KMTC Certificate Courses Offered, Minimum Qualifications, fee structure and Intakes
|1.||Certificate in Health Records and Information Technology (For Fresh High School Graduates)||Mean Grade C-, C- in English or Kiswahili and D in Biology/ Biological Sciences||March and September|
|D- in Mathematics and D+ in any one of the following: Physics, Physical Science, Chemistry, General Science, Computer Studies , Agriculture ,Home Science, Economics, Geography, Commerce and Business Studies|
|2.||Certificate in Health Records and Information Technology (In Service category)
This course targets those working in the records department but have no professional qualifications
|Mean Grade D+, D+ in English or Kiswahili, D- in Mathematics,||September & March (Evening Classes, Nairobi Campus)|
|• Working experience of 2 years in a Health Records and Information Department
• Recommendation letter from Health Records & Information Officer i/c of the facility
• Letter of appointment to the current position
|3.||Certificate in Community Health Nursing||Mean Grade C-, C- in English or Kiswahili and Biology/Biological Sciences||March|
|D+ in any one of the following: – Chemistry, Physics/Physical Science,
|4.||Certificate in Nutrition & Dietetics||Mean Grade D+, D+ in English or Kiswahili and Biology /Biological Sciences||September & March
|D in Chemistry/Physical Science|
|D in any one of the following: Home Science, Physics, Agriculture,
Mathematics, General Science.
|5.||Certificate in Medical Engineering||Mean Grade C-, C- In English or Kiswahili, D in Mathematics and D in Physics/
Physical Sciences. or Chemistry
|September & March
|D in any one of the following: – Chemistry, Biology, Biological Science,
Electricity, Metal Work, Technical Drawing.
|6.||Certificate in Orthopaedic Trauma Medicine (Formerly known as Certificate in Orthopaedic Plaster Technology)||Mean Grade C-, C- In English or Kiswahili, and D+ in Biology/ Biological
|September & March
|D+ in any one of the following:, Mathematics, Physics/Physical Science,
Chemistry, Woodwork, Metal work, Technical Drawing, Home Science,
|7.||Certificate in Environmental Health Sciences (Public Health Technician Course)||Mean Grade C-, C- in English or Kiswahili||September & March
|D+ in Biology/Biological Sciences and D in Mathematics|
|D in any one of the following: Home Science, Physics, Chemistry, Agriculture,
Building Construction, Technical Drawing, Electricity and Wood Work
|8.||Certificate in Health Promotion for the Deaf (CHPD)
(This course is for Deaf students only)
|Mean Grade D+, D+ in English or Kenya Sign Language, D (Plain) in Biology and D in any one of the following- Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, General Science or Agriculture.||September & March|
|9.||Certificate in Community Health Assistants||Mean Grade C-, D+ in English or Kiswahili,||September & March|
|D+ in Biology/Biological Sciences|
|D (Plain) in any of the following: Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics/Physical