Kisumu KMTC Branch Background information
Kisumu KMTC Branch was started in the year 1953 as a training school for nursing. At establishment periods, it only had a capacity for about 50 students, who could be admitted to pursue nursing but only ten would proceed to graduation.
Kisumu KMTC Branch currently has a yearly graduand population of over 300 health professionals and is one of the most serious institutions in Kisumu county, offering medical related courses.
Kisumu KMTC Branch location
The Kenya Medical training College, KMTC, Kisumu branch is situated at Kondele centre proximal to Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Referral and Teaching Hospital along Kisumu-Kakamega road. Kisumu KMTC Branch is precisely 1.9 km from Kisumu city.
Kisumu KMTC Branch current Programmes
- Diploma course in Community Health Nursing
- Diploma course in Clinical Medicine and Surgery
- Diploma course in Medical Imaging Sciences
- Diploma course in Pharmacy
- Certificate course in Medical Engineering
- Higher Diploma course in Ultrasound
- Higher Diploma course in Paediatric Nursing
- Higher Diploma course in Anaesthesia -for nursing and clinical medicine proffesionals.
- A Short course in HIV Testing Services.
Kisumu KMTC Branch Facilities
- Well- book stocked library
- Well-networked computer laboratory, with adequate computers connected to the internet.
- Well-stuffed skills laboratory.
- Swift and open Wi-fi hotspot
- Modern Hostel block
- Spacious classrooms.
Kisumu KMTC Branch Student population
Currently, Kisumu KMTC Branch has over 2000 students and the number soars during every intake.
Kisumu KMTC Branch Clinical experience sites
Kisumu KMTC Branch students use Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital as their major clinical experience site. This hospital is very close to the campus.
Kisumu County Hospital, which is about 1.9 Km from Kisumu KMTC Branch, has also been a very good clinical experience site for Kisumu KMTC Branch students
Rural experience sites include the Mbale sub county hospital, Vihiga county referral hospital, Mosoriot hospital, Kombewa hospital, and Muhoroni Rural Health Training Centre among others.
Kisumu KMTC Branch Clubs and societies
- Kisumu KMTC Branch Christian union students
- Kisumu KMTC Branch catholic action
- Kisumu KMTC Branch Muslim students’ association
- Kisumu KMTC Branch SDA students’ association
Kisumu KMTC Branch sports teams
Kisumu KMTC Branch boasts of the following unbeatable teams that participate in the KMTC sports competitions.
- Kisumu KMTC Branch basketball
- Kisumu KMTC Branch volleyball
- Kisumu KMTC Branch handball
- Kisumu KMTC Branch netball
- Kisumu KMTC Branch football
- Kisumu KMTC Branch athletics
- Kisumu KMTC Branch rugby
- Kisumu KMTC Branch lawn-tennis
- Kisumu KMTC Branch indoor teams like darts, chess, scrabble, badminton, table-tennis, and draughts.
Kisumu KMTC Branch Contact Details
KMTC Kisumu Campus
Po Box 1594 – 40100
Telephone number: +254708668923/ 020 785002
Email address: [email protected]