KMTC Garissa Campus Background information, location, courses offered, fee structure, facilities, clinical experience sites, clubs, societies, population and contacts

KMTC Garissa Campus Background Information & Location

Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC) – Garissa Campus is one of the 67 constituent campuses of KMTC. It was established in 1980 in Garissa town, Garissa County, Kenya. The upper campus, which is situated next to the Garissa county Teaching and Referral Hospital, hosts the tuition and administration blocks. The lower campus which is situated at the center of Garissa town next to GK Prison is where the students’ hostels are located. The campus currently has 710 students enrolled.

The clubs, sports and societies available at the college offers extra-curricular activities. They include Muslim Students Association, Dance Club, Sports Club, Young Catholic Students and Christian Union.

KMTC Garissa Campus Programmes &Courses offered

Diploma in Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing (KRCHN) C plain in KCSE March & Sep 3 years KNEC
Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery C plain in KCSE March & Sep 3 years KNEC
Diploma in Community Health Nursing (KECHN)- Upgrading from Certificate to Diploma through Distance Learning C plain in KCSE March & Sep 3 years KNEC
Certificate in Kenya Enrolled Community Health Nursing (KECHN) C- in KCSE March & Sep 2 years KNEC


KMTC Garissa Campus Fee structure

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

KMTC Garissa Campus Facilities

The facilities available in KMTC Garissa Campus include;

-Administration Block

-Conference rooms

-Well stocked library

-Hostel block

-Spacious classrooms

-Well equipped skills laboratory


KMTC Garissa Campus Clinical Experience Sites

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

-Iftin Sub county Hospital

-Kangeto Health Center

-Kirua Mission Hospital

-Madina Health Center

-Madogo Health Center

-Runi Health Center

-Muthuro Health Center

-Meru Teaching & Referral Hospital

-Mbeu Health Center

-Mkumbune Sub District Hosputal

-Kanyakine Sub District Hospital

-Githongo Level 4 Hospital.

KMTC Garissa Campus Contacts

Physical location Garissa town, Garissa county, Kenya.
Postal address P.O. Box 167-70100, Garissa
Phone number 0721441226
Email address