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Muranga
 
History
MTC Murang'a started in 1950's during the colonial times. It started with the training of dressers.In 1960's it started training enrolled midwives, followed by enrolled nurses.The training of enrolled nurses stopped in 1978 giving way to Kenya Enrolled Community Health Nursing.This continued up to 2005 March when the course was replaced by Diploma in Registered Nursing.

In the year 2004 September, KMTC Murang'a started training Health Records and Information Technology certificate course. In 2006 May, Health Records and Technology in-service course was started.

In 2005 September, the first class of Clinical Medicine was started.


Location
The college is situated in Murang'a Town approximately 1 km from the town center, next to the District Hospital. It is in Murang'a District, Central Province about 90km north of Nairobi.

Courses Offered
MTC Murang'a offers the following courses:
  • Diploma in Nursing
  • Diploma in Clinical Medicine
  • In-service Diploma in HRI
  • Certificate course in HRI
  • Diploma in Nursing – Distance Learning



Managment Stracture
The following make up the administrative stracture;
  • Principal
  • Deputy Principal (2)
  • HOD's faculty(3)
  • Lecturers
  • Support Staff



Housing And Dinning
The collage has one Hostel and a dinning hall.

Sports
The college has been actively involved in sports. We are in Zone 4. Due to limited space in our compound we use the town stadium plus the Murang'a College of Technology stadium.

Students Council
The collage has a student's council which provides a link between administration, staff and students.

 
 
Basic Facts
 
Philosophy



Our Vision
"A center of excellence in the training and development of competent health professionals."

Our Mission
"Training competent multidisciplinary health professionals".

Our Mandate
Training and development of competent health professionals

Students
Over 10,000 students taking courses in various health disciplines within the 28 colleges.

 
     
 
Faculty
700 academic staff and 840 non-academic/administrative, supportive and subordinate staff giving a total of 1,540 staff.

Research
Research is a crucial component of training and it is given emphasis in the KMTC Act.

Alumni
KMTC established an Alumni Association open to current and past staff and students.

 
     
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