Message from the Department Head
Welcome to the faculty of nursing where we are committed in training skilled and competent nurses who provide safe, appropriate and timely healthcare interventions. Our nurses are highly absorbed both in the national and international job markets.
This is a great opportunity for your academic and professional growth.
- Mode of Study: Full Time
- Examination & Licensing: Examination for eligibility for licensing is done the Nursing Council of Kenya
- Enrollment Intakes: April, September
Diploma in Nursing (KRCHN)
This programme is designed to equip trainees with the right competence in knowledge, skills and attitude in becoming an all round and competent nurse who is able to deliver quality and safe nursing interventions. A registered community health nurse is diverse and dynamic with the ability to work in different fields of healthcare utilising current medical technology and equipment, globally. Graduates can secure employment in all level hospitals owned by the government, county, mission and/or private, healthcare providing institution, international and local non-governmental organisations. Diploma in nursing holders can advance their studies to degree level or to nursing specialisation field.
KCSE Mean grade C (plain) with a C plain in either English/Kiswahili, C plain in biology and a C- minus in either math/chem./physics
|Program Name||Duration||Item||Fee (KES)|
|Diploma in Nursing (KRCHN)||3 Years||Tuition Fee (Per Year)||130,000|
|Mandatory Statutory Fees (Paid Once)|
|Student Identity Card & Handbook||1,500|
|Pre-Entry Medical Examination||3,500|
|Medical Emergency Kit||2,000|
|Graduation (final year)||5,000|
|Caution Fee (Refundable)||2,000|
|Accommodation (without meals; meals are available at our cafeteria on a pay-as-you-eat basis)||4,000|