Cecilia Ojiambo - HOD Nursing
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.

Cecilia Ojiambo

Higher Diploma in Critical Care Nursing
  • Mode of Study: Full Time
  • Examination & Licensing: Nursing Council of Kenya
  • Enrollment Intakes: April
Higher Diploma in Critical Care Nursing

This programme is designed to equip nurses with the right competence in knowledge, skills and attitude in providing excellent care to critically ill patients in all settings. Clinical nurse specialists are expert nurses are responsible for identifying, intervening, and managing clinical problems as to improve care for patients in critical conditions. Licensed critical Care nurses can work as Unit Managers and Section Incharges for ICU , Trauma and Emergency and Medical departments.

Diploma in Nursing (KRN/KRCHN/KRN-M) OR Nursing Degree (BSN) with a minimum of one (year) working experience.


Program Name Duration Fees
Higher Diploma in Critical Care Nursing 1 year  Download Fee Structure
Optional Fees
Accommodation per trimester (without meals; meals are available at our cafeteria on a pay-as-you-eat basis) 16,000
Indexing, licensing and external examination fees shall be paid separately as stipulated by the relevant national regulatory bodies.