KMTC Nursing Requirements – Intake Requirement

The management of the Kenya Medical Training School (KMTC) has released the Nursing Requirement/Admission Requirement for the Student of the institution.

Kenya Medical Training School (KMTC) Nursing Requirement – Nursing Requirement, KMTC Intake Requirement, available below.”

The Kenya Medical Training School, KMTC Students applying to Diploma programmes must meet the following requirements in order to be considered for admission.

KMTC Nursing Requirement / Intake Requirement

To join KMTC to pursue a Certificate course, you must have a minimum of C- with specific qualifications in cluster subjects in Kenya Certificate of Secondary Examinations (KCSE). For Diploma programmes, you must have attained a minimum of C with specific qualifications in cluster subjects.

Upgrading courses require that a candidate has a certificate in a respective field while for Higher Diploma programmes, candidates must have attained a Diploma course as per the following guidelines.

The table below is a summary of the requirements for courses offered:

S/NO Level of training Entry Requirement Duration of training
1 Certificate A minimum aggregate of C- with relevant combination of other subjects is a requirement. 2 years with the exception of nursing which takes 2 ½  years
2 Diploma KCSE mean grade of C (or equivalent) with relevant combination of other subjects such as English, Kiswahili, Biology, Biological Sciences, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Physical Sciences.



3 years except Community Health Nursing which lasts 3 ½ years
3 Upgrading Holders of a certificate in relevant fields and at least two years working experience.



 2 years except Community Health Nursing which lasts 18 Months
4 Higher Diploma Holders of basic Diploma in relevant fields and at least a minimum of two years working experience. 1 year
5 Short Courses Individuals and groups such as corporate bodies, companies and government ministries interested in any course or courses can make a written request for arrangements to be made.


2 weeks – 3 Months

From the Link above, you can access the KMTC Nursing General Requirement / Intake Requirement.

If there should be any difficulty, please do well by dropping a comment below and we will give you a positive reply.


  1. Plz I want to join the college soon if Allah wishes is there a chance for me plz

  2. The Kenya certificate of secondary education examination results I have heard it attain amean grate of c-

  3. Can I get a chance in kmtc to pursue a diploma in nursing with an overall mean grade of C+ and the following.eng:B- maths:C- kis:A- bio:C+ chem:D phyc:D comp:B- CRE:C+

  4. Emmanuel Onjoro


  5. Is application still ongoing

  6. I have applied September intake b4 and didn’t get feedback from ur side,plizzz wat is the problm

  7. Can one do nursing with a grade of C with D in maths D in chemistry D(plus) in biology?

  8. need september intake….. is application on now for september?

  9. Any plce for a D

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