Iten KMTC Branch Background Information
The Kenya medical training institute, KMTC Iten branch was started in October 2016 by the county government of Elgeyo Marakwet and the board of directors KMTC, with a view of creating more medical professionals in the area and beyond. Just like any other KMTC campus, Iten KMTC Branch started on a humble background with no lectures and ONLY 20 students.
Iten KMTC Branch started by offering only one certificate course, certificate in enrolled community health nursing, which has so far been upgraded to a diploma course in enrolled community health nursing. Today, Iten KMTC Branch boasts of more than one diploma course.
Iten KMTC Branch Location
Iten KMTC Branch is located at Iten town in Keiyo North sub county of Elgeyo Marakwet county. Iten KMTC Branch is about 35 km from Eldoret town
Iten KMTC Branch Current Programmes offered
- A diploma course in Clinical Medicine and Surgery
- A Diploma course in Community Health Nursing
Iten KMTC Branch Student Population
Iten KMTC Branch currently has a student population of more than 500 students and the total is projected to rise heavily since the demand for health-related courses is very high in Kenya and Iten already has the capacity to admit a higher number.
- Iten KMTC Branch facilities
- Spacious lecture rooms
- Extra-large class rooms
- Dining hall
- Adequate hostels
- A spacious library with all the current books
- A well-stuffed skills laboratory
- A well networked computer laboratory
Iten KMTC Branch clinical experience centres
The students admitted at Iten KMTC Branch use the facilities at Iten county referral hospital and moi teaching and referral hospital for their clinical experience. Other clinical experience centres include all the hospitals within Elgeyo Marakwet county and in the neighbouring counties like Uasin gishu county.
Iten KMTC Branch Clubs and Societies
- Iten KMTC Branch Christian union
- Iten KMTC Branch catholic students’ association
- Iten KMTC Branch Seventh Day Adventists
- Iten KMTC Branch Muslims group
- Iten KMTC Branch President’s Award Kenya
Iten KMTC Branch sports teams
- Iten KMTC Branch Football team for both male and female
- Iten KMTC Branch Netball team
- Iten KMTC Branch Volleyball teams, both men and ladies
- Iten KMTC Branch Basketball teams, both men and women
- Iten KMTC Branch Handball teams for both men and women.
- Iten KMTC Branch Hockey team for both men and women
- Iten KMTC Branch Rugby team
- Iten KMTC Branch Lawn tennis team
- Iten KMTC Branch indoor games teams: taekwondo, badminton, scrabble draughts, darts, chase, table tennis among others.
Iten KMTC Branch Contact details
KMTC Iten Campus,
P.O. BOX 103-30700,
Telephone number: +254797527676.