KMTC Embu Campus Background information, location, population, programmes and courses offered, fee structure, facilities, clinical experience sites, clubs and sports, contacts

KMTC Embu Campus Background Information & Location

Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC) Embu campus is one of the 67 constituent campuses of KMTC. The campus is located about 1km from Embu town along the Embu-Meru highway behind the Embu level 5 Hospital in Embu county, Kenya.

The campus was established in 1975 by the missionaries as a Health Training College. It remained under the administration of Sister Barry as the principal. This went on until 1987 when KMTC took over the management of the campus, offering Enrolled Community Nursing Certificate course. It was not until 1987 that KMTC Embu Campus was officially opened by Kenneth Matiba. The campus currently has over 750 students enrolle.

KMTC Embu Campus Programmes & Courses offered

COURSE TITLE MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS ADMISSION TIME DURATION EXAM BODY
Diploma in Clinical medicine and surgery C plain in KCSE March & Sep 3 years KNEC
Diploma in Community Health Nursing C plain in KCSE March & Sep 3 years KNEC
Diploma in Community Health Nursing (Distance learning) C plain in KCSE March & Sep 3 years KNEC
Diploma in Medical laboratory sciences C plain in KCSE March & Sep 3 years KNEC
Diploma in Environmental Health sciences C plain in KCSE March & Sep 3 years KNEC
Higher Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery Pass in Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery March & Sep 3.5 years KNEC
Higher Diploma in Pain Management Pass in Diploma in Pain Management March & Sep 3.5 years KNEC
Higher Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery-Family Health Pass in Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery-Family Health March & Sep 3.5 years KNEC
Higher Diploma in Family Health Nursing Pass in Diploma in Family Health Nursing March & Sep 3.5 years KNEC

 

KMTC Embu Campus Fee structure

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KMTC Embu Campus Facilities

The facilities available at KMTC Embu Campus include;

-A well-equipped computer laboratory which enables the students to receive world class training from faculty members with knowledge and dedication to make your dreams come true.

-Classes, staff offices, conference rooms, library and dining hall that enable the students to have a conducive learning environment

-A well-equipped library that is networked with unlimited access to internet for both students and staff.

-Fully equipped skills lab that has life-like models to provide the students with opportunities to freely master nursing and medical skills before visiting clinical areas to deal with real patients.

KMTC Embu Campus Clinical Experience Sites

The campus is located near the Embu County Teaching and Referral Hospital. This enables the students to get the exposure they need to competent staff and top of the range equipment among other necessary stuff. Therefore, this makes the Embu County Teaching and Referral Hospital to be the primary clinical experience site. Other sites include Kianjoma health center, Kiritiri Health center and Kibugu Health center.

KMTC Embu Campus Contacts

Physical location Embu town, Embu county, Kenya
Postal address P.O. Box 923-60100, Embu, Kenya
Phone number 0715-73515/ 0791-573515/ 0775-330598
Email address embu@kmtc.ac.ke
Website https://kmtc.ac.ke