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: Nursing Council of Kenya
- Enrollment Intakes: April
Higher Diploma in Critical Care Nursing
Critical care nursing, interchanged with acute care nursing, is focused specifically on patients with life-threatening problems. Acutely and critically ill patients are those at a high risk for actual or potential life-threatening health problems and those who require complex care due to their highly vulnerable and unstable conditions This programme is designed to equip trainees with the right competence in knowledge, skills and attitude in providing excellent care of critically ill patients by specialist critical care nurse. Clinical nurse specialists are expert clinicians who are responsible for identifying, intervening, and managing clinical problems as to improve care for patients in critical or acute conditions.
Basic diploma in nursing (KRN/KRCHN) OR Nursing Degree (BSN) with a minimum of 2 years working experience.
|Program Name||Duration||Item||Fee (KES)|
|Higher Diploma in Critical Care Nursing||1 year||Tuition Fee||235,000|
|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|