Mt Kenya University has the most acceptable medical school in Kenya, a report unleashed by the East African Community member states national medical and dental practitioners councils has revealed. The body, managed by Dr Nyemazi Alex, a member of the Rwanda Medical & Dental Council, also urged the closure of Uzima University College medical school.
Here are the medical schools and their implementation index;
Mt Kenya University 82 %
Maseno University: 81 %
Kisii University: 80 %
University of Nairobi (dental): 68%
JKUAT: 66 %
Maseno University 66%
Kenya Methodist: 59%
UoN (Medicine): 585
Kenyatta University: 54 %
Masinde Muliro: 53 %
Moi (medicine): 61 %
Moi (dental): 54 %
About Mt Kenya University
The Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board granted MKU Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB) program provisional accreditation in May, 2014. The institution has state-of-the-art science laboratories, a modern anatomy laboratory & a funeral home at the Thika Level 5 Hospital. In addition, it is in partnership with Machakos Level 5 Hospital and other strategic allies.
Candidates must have met the subsequent minimum University entry requirements.
Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) holders with C+ Mean grade WITH an standard of B in each of the following cluster subjects
i) Biology ii/Chemistry iii /Physics or Mathematics iv/ English or Kiswahili
Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education KACE holders
A minimum of two principal decrees in Biology, Chemistry & Subsidiary pass in either Mathematics or Physics
International Baccalaureate IB, a minimum of degree 5 or above
Diploma holders (Medical Sciences, a minimum ‘O’ level Division II) decree in KACE or C+ mean grade WITH acclaim C+ in the requisite cluster subjects in KCSE, In extra to a 3-year diploma WITH a minimum of a credit credentials from a Board-recognized medical training institution
Mastership in English language.
Degree-holders in Biological Sciences or comparable qualifications from a recognized university subject to passing the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
Other qualifications considered to be equivalent to those in paragraphs (1) to (4) above will be subject to Senate’s
Fee & Duration
Ksh. 450, 000 per Year and Ksh. 150, 000 per Trimester.
Trimester design to last for a period of 6 Calendar years. Study period not to surpass 12 Calendar years
Apply to the Registrar, Academic Affairs confining copies of relevant academic or professional certificates. Application fee is Kshs. 1,000.