The college Started in1966 as a training center for in-service enrolled nurses in Nutrition.
The college is located in Karen 20 km from the Nairobi Central Business District.
Our current student population is 560. We have 8 lecturers and 38 non-teaching staff.
Diploma and Certificate in Nutrition with 560 students
Aggregate: C plain;
Mandatory subjects: ENGLISH /SWAHILI; BIOLOGY C; and
C Minus in any of the following; physics, physical science, chemistry, home science agriculture, math
Aggregate C minus
With C minus in English or Kiswahili and D plus in any one of the following; ; physics, physical science, chemistry, home science agriculture, math
Planned new courses
Diploma in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics
- Ladies hostel with a bed capacity of 168.
- Dining hall with a capacity of 40
- 1 class
- A library
- An office block
- A computer lab
- A food lab
– Academic Department
– Teaching & Learning
Deputy Principal Administration & Finance;
– House Keeping/Accommodation
– Security Wardens
Clubs and sports
Sports fields under construction
Housing and dining
At KMTC Karen, we have a hostel for ladies with a bed capacity of 168. We currently do not have a men’s hostel but plans are underway to build one as well as expand the one for ladies.
We have a dining hall with a capacity of 40 where normal African dishes are served every day of the week.
Clinical experience areas
Mbagathi district hospital,
Kenyatta National Hospital
Government level 4-5 hospitals
Urban slums for community mobilization
Field visits up to rural clinic level
KMTC Karen Campus
P.O. Box 24921,