Background Information

Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC) Kitui Campus was established in the year 2004. The Campus is 1 km away from Kitui town and is located along the Hospital road next to Kitui County Referral Hospital. The environment is very conducive for learning which makes the Campus excel academically.

Kitui Campus admitted its first class of Diploma in Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing (KRCHN) in September 2004. The Campus has since experienced exponential growth, with other programmes/courses being introduced over the years.

KMTC Kitui Campus is the Centre of Excellence in Family Planning and Reproductive Health.

Programmes and Courses currently offered: –

  • Certificate Course in Community Health Nursing
  • Certificate in Health Records Information and Technology.
  • Certificate in Environmental Health Sciences.
  • Diploma in Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing (KRCHN)
  • Diploma in Medical Laboratory Sciences
  • Diploma Clinical Medicine and Surgery
  • Diploma in Environmental Health Sciences
  • Diploma in Health Records and information Science (upgrading)
  • Diploma in Environmental Health Sciences (upgrading)


  • Computer laboratoryconnected to the internet
  • Demonstration Laboratoryused by students during practical sessions
  • Modern refurbished skills laboratory
  • Administration block
  • Spacious and well-equipped library
  • College bus
  • Double cabin pickup
  • Power backup generator

 Student Population

The total students population is 1,031 with the number expected to increase in the next intake.

Clinical Experience Sites

Students in Kitui Campus go for their clinical experience in Kitui County Referral Hospital, located next to Kitui Campus. Other health facilities include:

  • Mutomo Mission Hospital.
  • Mwingi Level IV Hospital
  • Miambani Health Center
  • Mbitini Health Centre
  • Ikanga Health Centre
  • Migwani Sub-county Hospital
  • Mathare Mental Hospital
  • Portriez Hospital
  • Machakos Referral Hospital

Clubs, Societies and Sports

The following sports are available in the Campus

  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Handball
  • Volleyball
  • Hockey
  • Netball
  • Rugby
  • Table tennis
  • Lawn Tennis
  • Badminton
  • Scrabble
  • Drought
  • Chess
  • Darts
  • Athletics
  • Various clubs and societies


                                        Contact Information:

The Principal

KMTC Kitui Campus

Box 711-90200, Kitui – Kibwezi Road

Tel:020- 350 32 34/ 0791360299