Nyamira Campus

Overview

Historical Background

KMTC Nyamira opened its doors for its first group of students in March 2012 for Diploma in Community Health Nursing.

Location

KMTC Nyamira is located in Nyamira County, within Nyamira County Hospital staff quarters. It is 0.5Km from County Headquarters and 0.1Km off Nyamira – Nyamaiya road. It lies within a five (5) acre land donated by the hospital.

Student Population

The college has a student population of three hundred and thirty two (332).

 

 

 

Courses Offered

Courses

It offers Diploma in Community Health Nursing. Other programs in process at proposal level include;

  1. Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery.
  2. Diploma in Medical Health Records and Information.
  3. Post Basic Diploma in Pediatric Nursing.

Mode of Learning

The college trains students in Diploma in Community Health Nursing a program that is run on full time basis from 8.00 am to 4.00 pm from Monday to Friday.

 

Resources

Facilities

The college has the following facilities;

  1. Administration block which accommodates the principal’s office, accounts and registry.
  1. Ablutions block which is within the tuition block.
  2. Pit latrines
  3. Two fields for netball and volley ball

Practical sites

Include the following health facilities;

  1. Nyamira County Hospital
  2. Kericho County Hospital
  3. Masimba Sub-County Hospital
  4. Gesusu Sub-County Hospital
  5. Nyamaiya Sub-County Hospital

Clubs and Sports

The college has the following clubs;

  1. Christian Union.
  2. Seventh Day Adventist Union (S D A)
  3. Muslin Union.

The sports include;

  1.  Football – men and ladies
  2. Volleyball – men and ladies
  3. Netball ladies
  4.  Rugby – men
  5.  Indoor games
  6. Athletics

Housing and Dining

A hostel facility with a capacity of one hundred and sixty (160) students is available at the campus. The college has no immediate plans to build additional hostels.

Dining– The College has provision for dining facility which operates throughout the week.

The following meals are provided:

  1. Lunch – steamed rice, chapati and beans, potatoes.
  2. Dinner – ugali, sukuma wiki and meat

Clinical Experience Centres

  1. Nyamira County Hospital.
  2. Kericho County Hospital which is 32 kilometres away.
  3. Masimba Sub-County Hospital – 30 kilometres away.
  4. Gesusu Sub-County Hospital – 30 kilometres away.

 

Contact Information

KMTC Nyamira Campus

P.O. Box 574 -40500

Nyamira.

Tel: 0734596693 / 0719115521

Email: nyamira@kmtc.ac.ke