Background Information

The Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC) Nyamira Campus is located in Nyamira County adjacent to Nyamira Level 5 Referral Hospital, five kilometers off Kisii, Kericho Highway along Nyamira- Miruka road. The Campus, which sits on a five-acre piece of land, started in March 2012 to address the community’s high morbidity and mortality due to the influx of highland malaria and reproductive health related conditions.

Programmes and Courses currently offered

  • Diploma in Community Health Nursing
  • Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery

Proposed Programmes

  • Diploma in Pharmacy
  • Diploma in Medical Imaging Sciences (MIS)


  • A one-storey tuition block with six lecture halls and ablution block
  • A fully-stocked library
  • Well-equipped skills lab
  • Modern class lecture halls
  • Office block for management, staff and student clinic
  • Administration block
  • Hostel block
  • Kitchen block
  • Computer lab
  • Recreation hall
  • Play fields; volleyball, basketball
  • Fifty-one-seater Campus bus

Student population

The Campus has a student population of 506.

Clinical experience sites

  • Nyamira Level 5 Hospital
  • Mathare Mental Health Hospital.
  • Kericho Level 4 Hospital

Other hospitals include:

  • Masimba, Hospital
  • Gesusu Hospital
  • Riana Hospital
  • Keroka Hospital
  • Nduru Hospital
  • Gucha Hospital
  • Gesima Hospital
  • Nandi Hills Hospital,
  • Vihiga,Level 5 Hospital
  • Ekerenyo Hospital
  • Hospital

Clubs, Societies and Sports

  • YMCA,
  • Seventh Day Adventist (SDA)
  • Christian Union (CU)
  • Muslim Union (MU)

Campus Contact Information

The Principal,

KMTC Nyamira Campus

P.O BOX 574-40500


Tel:  0734 596693/0719 115521


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