KMTC Mathare Campus Background Information & Location
Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC) – Mathare Campus is one of the 71 constituent campuses of KMTC. The campus is located along Thika road, 4 kilometres away from Nairobi CBD opposite Muthaiga Police Station in Nairobi County, Kenya. It was established in 1961 by the colonial government to train Enrolled Psychiatric Nurses (EPN) who were then deployed at Mathare Mental Hospital once they finalized training. The campus currently has 330 students enrolled.
KMTC Mathare Campus Programmes and Courses offered
|COURSE TITLE||MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS||ADMISSION TIME||DURATION||EXAM BODY|
|Higher Diploma in Kenya Registered Nursing- Psychiatry||Pass in Diploma||March & Sep||3 years||KNEC|
|Higher Diploma in Addiction Science||Pass in Diploma||March & Sep||3 years||KNEC|
|Higher Diploma in Clinical Medicine- Mental Health and Psychiatry||Pass in Diploma||March & Sep||3 years||KNEC|
PROGRAMMES TO BE INTRODUCED:
|Higher Diploma in Occupational Therapy (Mental Health and Psychiatry)||Pass in Diploma||March & Sep||3 years||KNEC|
|Diploma in Kenya Registered Nursing||C plain in KCSE||March & Sep||3 years||KNEC|
|Diploma in Clinical Medicine||C plain in KCSE||March & Sep||3 years||KNEC|
|Certificate in Mental Health and Addiction||C- in KCSE||March & Sep||2 years||KNEC|
|Certificate in Enrolled Psychiatry Nursing||C- in KCSE||March & Sep||2 years||KNEC|
|Health Counselling for Health service providers||OPEN||March & Sep||6 months distance (blend learning)||KNEC|
|Orientation to Mental Health and psychiatry||OPEN||March & Sep||Less than 6 months||KNEC|
|Forensic Psychiatry||OPEN||March & Sep||2 weeks||KNEC|
|Child and adolescent mental health and psychiatry||OPEN||March & Sep||6 weeks||KNEC|
|Mental health for the elderly||OPEN||March & Sep||2 weeks||KNEC|
KMTC Mathare Campus Fee structure
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KMTC Mathare Campus Facilities
The facilities available at KMTC Mathare Campus are:
- An Administration Block
- College bus
- Fully-equipped computer lab
- Skills lab
- Hostel for on-campus accommodation.
KMTC Mathare Campus Clinical Experience Sites
The main clinical experience site used by students at KMTC Mathare Campus is the Mathare Mental Hospital. In addition, other major hospitals such as Kenyatta National Hospital are used as clinical experience sites.
KMTC Mathare Campus Clubs, Societies and Sports
The clubs available at KMTC Mathare Campus are:
- Environmental club
- Christian Union
- Muslim Society
- Catholic Action
- Seventh Day Adventist Club
The sports available are volleyball, netball, athletics, darts, football and badminton.
KMTC Mathare Campus Contacts
|Physical location||Thika road, Nairobi County, Kenya|
|Postal address||P.O. Box 46028-00100, Kenya|