KMTC Gatundu Campus (Physical location, Courses, Requirements, How to apply and Contacts)

List of all Courses offered at KMTC and their requirements
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Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC) Gatundu Campus started in September 2015 and was officially inaugurated by His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta on 13th April, 2016.

Programmes and Courses currently offered

  • Diploma in Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing
  • Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery

Future plans

There are plans to start new courses in September 2019 which include the following:

  • Diploma in Physiotherapy
  • Diploma in Medical Imaging Science
  • Certificate in Medical Engineering
  • Diploma in Kenya Registered Nursing


  • Administration block with offices and staffroom
  • Well-equipped Library
  • Well-equipped skills laboratory
  • Spacious lecture halls
  • Campus bus to transport staff and students
  • Tuition block
  • Adequate land for future expansion

Student Population

The Campus has more than 400 students with this number expected to go higher in the next intake.

Clinical Experience Sites

The main clinical experience site is Gatundu Sub-County Hospital and a rural training site at Mutunguru Health Centre.

Clubs, Societies and Sports

  • Seventh Day Adventists
  • Muslims group
  • Presidential Award Kenya

Campus Contact Information:-

The Principal

KMTC Gatundu Campus

P.O. BOX 770-01030,


Tel: 0797-645717

Email: [email protected]

Full list of all Courses offered at KMTC (See minimum entry requirements)

1. Clinical Medicine and Surgery (Diploma and Higher
2. Medical Laboratory Sciences (Diploma and Higher
3. Orthopaedic and Trauma Medicine (Certificate
and Diploma)
4. Community Oral Health (Diploma)
5. Medical Imaging Sciences (Diploma and Higher
6. Medical Education (Higher Diploma)
7. Health Records and Information Technology
(Certificate and Diploma)
8. Pharmacy (Diploma and Higher Diploma)
9. Dental Technology (Diploma)
10. Nursing (Certificate, Diploma and Higher Diploma)
11. Public Health (Certificate, Diploma and Higher Diploma)
12. Nutrition and Dietetics (Certificate and Diploma)
13. Occupational Therapy (Diploma and Higher Diploma)
14. Health Promotion (Certificate, Diploma and Higher
15. Orthopaedic Technology (Diploma and Higher Diploma)
16. Optometry (Diploma and Higher Diploma)
17. Physiotherapy (Diploma and Higher Diploma)
18. Medical Engineering (Certificate, Diploma and Higher
19. Short Courses

How to Apply for KMTC Courses 2021/2022

We welcome your application

Thank you for your interest in the Kenya Medical Training College. We are happy that you are looking closely at the exciting opportunities available here in KMTC.

KMTC seeks to enrol and graduate applicants who will develop and grow educationally and personally and will contribute to the College community, and the broader society.

To that end, the role of the Admissions and Records Office is to recruit, admit, and encourage enrolment of applicants who are spiritually mature, academically excellent, accomplished in extra-curricular endeavours, and broadly diverse through individualized review and professional judgment.


All applications are ONLINE from the application portal on this website

The prospective candidates apply for admission into courses for each academic year for Regular or Parallel Category.

The Regular category have subsidized fee with optional accommodation but no choice for campus while the parallel category have non subsidized fee, no accommodation option but have option for campuses choice in more than sixty five (65) campuses situated in different parts of the country depending on the courses.

Application Procedure:

  • Prospective candidates are expected to visit the applicants’ portal, read the advertisement to know the various courses and their specific entry requirements.
  • Candidates interested in making an application are advised to READ the application guidelines (preservice/Inservice) available on the application portal
  • Candidates are advised to follow the steps carefully given in the application guideline to the end to be sure of application success.
  • Take note that the application period has timelines as stipulated on the advertisement please observe them

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