MTC Garissa was established in 1980 as a constituent college of KMTC. The college started as a training facility for certificate courses in nursing.
The only MTC in Kenya's North Eastern Province, MTC Garissa is situated off Sankuri Road within Garissa Municipal Council, Garissa District.
MTC Garissa offers the following courses:
- Certificate in Nursing (pre-service)
- Upgrading Diploma in Nursing (DL)
- In-Service Diploma in Nursing
Housing and Dining
MTC Garissa has 2 classrooms, computer lab, skillslab, library, 2 hostels and office.
We have one kitchen and 1 dining hall.
The college participates in the following games:
- Football both male and female
- Volleyball both male and female
- Handball – female
- Table Tennis
Student Representative Council
MTC Garissa has a structured and well represented Student's Council.
The council is composed of Chairman, Assistant Chairman, treasurer and secretary as well as students' representatives for sports, hostels, dining and environment.
Staff and Student Population
Total Staff Population: 22
Administrative Assistant: 1
Clerical Officers: 3
Subordinate Staff: 7
Total Student Population: 246
Distance Learners: 111
Proximity to Training Hospital
MTC Garissa uses Garissa Provincia General Hospital for most of its clinical placement. We also use Mathare for psychiatry and Machakos District Hospital for Nursery experience.