Makindu KMTC branch-History, Location, Administration,Courses, Intake and Contacts
A Tution block at KMTC Makindu campus.

Makindu KMTC branch Background Information

Makindu KMTC branch was started towards the end of the year 2015 through a collaborative initiative involving the county executive board of Makueni County Government and the Board of Directors of KMTC.

The very first programme that was conducted at Makindu KMTC branch was a Diploma course in Clinical Medicine, lasting 3 years, with only 45 pioneer students.

In the beginning of March 2016, Makindu KMTC branch introduced a Diploma course in Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing, lasting 31/2 years.

Towards the end of the year 2017, Makindu KMTC branch introduced a course in Orthopedic Plaster at certificate level, lasting 2 years.

Makindu KMTC branch went ahead and introduced another certificate course in early 2019- certificate in Medical Engineering, taking 2 years.

At establishment, Makindu KMTC branch was hosted at the Trauma Centre of Makindu Sub County Hospital, and the county government of Makueni had donated a piece of land measuring 5 acres.

Meanwhile, the county government of Makueni was working behind the clock to construct classrooms for Makindu KMTC branch students, which were ready by mid 2016.

In December 2016, Makindu KMTC branch was commissioned by the president of the republic of Kenya, H.E Uhuru Kenyatta to officially offer medical related courses.

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Makindu KMTC branch location

Makindu KMTC branch is located in Makindu sub county, proximal to Makindu level 4 hospital.

Makindu KMTC branch current Programmes

  • Certificate course in Orthopedic Plaster
  • Certificate course in Medical Engineering.
  • Diploma course in Clinical Medicine and Surgery
  • Diploma course in Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing
  • A short course in HIV/AIDS Care and Management
  • A short course in Infection Prevention and Control
  • A short course in Community Health and Development
  • A short course in Basic Life Skills and First Aid
  • A short course in Computer packages

Makindu KMTC branch Future projections

According to the projections at Makindu KMTC branch, the following courses are on the pipeline;

  • In-service programme to upgrade certificate in Orthopedic Plaster to diploma in Orthopedic Trauma Medicine, lasting a year.

Makindu KMTC branch clinical experience sites

Students of Makindu KMTC branch use Makindu level 4 hospital for their clinical experience.

Makindu KMTC branch Facilities

  • Makindu KMTC branch currently has the following facilities:
  • Spacious lecture rooms
  • A modern computer laboratory, with a well-stocked library inside.
  • A well-equipped skills laboratory
  • A modern administration block

Makindu KMTC branch clubs and societies

  • Makindu KMTC branch Christian union.
  • Makindu KMTC branch seventh day Adventists
  • Makindu KMTC branch catholic action
  • Makindu KMTC branch Muslim students’ association
  • Makindu KMTC branch presidential award.

Makindu KMTC branch games teams

  • Makindu KMTC branch football teams
  • Makindu KMTC branch volleyball teams
  • Makindu KMTC branch netball team
  • Makindu KMTC branch rugby team
  • Makindu KMTC branch athletics teams

Makindu KMTC branch contact details

Postal address

The Principal,

KMTC Makindu Campus,

P.O. BOX 127-90138,


Telephone number: +254722988456/ +254722156498

Email address: [email protected]


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  1. Hello am interested to join makindu kmtc march intake and persue certificate in Orthopedic and trauma medicine , can i get a chance please?


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