KMTC Chuka Campus Background information, location, courses offered, fee structure, facilities, clinical experience sites, students’ population and contacts

KMTC Chuka Campus Background Information & Location

Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC)- Chuka campus is one of the 67 constituent campuses of KMTC. It was established in September 2015 as a collaboration project between the KMTC Board of Directors, the County Government of Tharaka Nithi County, Chuka University and the local community. It is currently located within Chuka University in Chuka, Tharaka Nithi County, Kenya. The institution has clubs and societies such as Christian Union, Seventh Day Adventist, Music Group and the Young Christian Society. Sporting activities such as football, basketball, netball and rugby are also available in the institution. KMTC Chuka Campus currently has a student population of 503.

KMTC Chuka Campus Programmes & Courses offered

COURSE TITLE MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS ADMISSION TIME DURATION EXAM BODY
Certificate in Orthopaedic Technology C- in KCSE March & Sep 2 years KNEC
Diploma in Clinical Medicine C plain in KCSE March & Sep 3 years KNEC
Diploma in Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing (KRCHN) C plain in KCSE March & Sep 3 years KNEC

There are plans to introduce the following courses in to the campus’ list of courses offered;

-Upgrading of Certificate to Diploma in Orthopaedic Trauma Medicine

-Upgrading of enrolled community nursing to KRCHN.

-Short courses in HIV/AIDS Testing Services, Mentorship, Monitoring and Evaluation.

KMTC Chuka Campus Fee Structure

Click here to view the fee structure for both self- sponsored and regular students at KMTC.

KMTC Chuka Campus Facilities

The facilities available at KMTC Chuka Campus include;

-Well- stocked library

-Well- equipped skills laboratory

-Fully equipped computer laboratory.

KMTC Chuka Campus Clinical Experience Sites

The main clinical experience site used by students at KMTC Chuka Campus is the Chuka County Referral Hospital. Other clinical sites used include the Kyeni Mission Hospital, Kiirua Mission Hospital and Embu County Referral Hospital.

KMTC Chuka Campus Contacts

Physical location Chuka, Tharaka-Nithi County, Kenya
Postal address P.O. Box 641- 60400, Chuka
Phone number 0790286488
Email address chuka@kmtc.ac.ke
Website https://kmtc.ac.ke