The students’ enquiries are done throughout the year and the annual intake is in the month of January, May and September, registration process is simple and the registration fee is one thousand shillings only. Apply through Thika School of Medical Sciences, P. O Box 429 01000 Thika, Telephone Number: +254 020-2166281.
In the department of health sciences, courses offered include; Diploma and certificate of Environmental science, Diploma and certificate in Nutrition and dietetics, this course equips the student with skills related to nutrition profession, entry requirement is grade C- or above and its duration is two years, Diploma and certificate in community nutrition. The exam body for these courses is Kenya National Examination council.
In the department of applied sciences, the courses offered include; Diploma in Applied Biology, in this course the students are prepared to know the interaction between organism in nature and manipulation of micro organism in the real world, the entry requirement for the course of applied Biology is a pass in any craft course and a mean grade of C- in KCSE, duration of the course is two years, Diploma and certificate of medical laboratory sciences, Diploma and certificate in laboratory technology. All the above courses in the department of applied sciences are examined by Kenya National Examination council.
kenya Medical and Health College in Thika has a department of social sciences, the following courses are offered in this department; Certificate in project management, Certificate in community development and social work, diploma in community development and social work, in the course of community development the student is equipped with business planning and management skills in the promotion of ethical practices in gender development activities, the student also gains the skills of appreciating the role of communication and social development. The entry requirements for the courses in social sciences department are D+ for certificate courses and C- for diploma courses. The job areas include; Government in gender and social services, children department and youth affairs, other job areas include; NGOs, schools, hospitals, children homes and rehabilitation centers.
In the department of Computer and information the course offered in Thika College of medical and health sciences is Diploma in information technology. In the department counseling the courses of HIV and counseling and certificate of counseling psychology are offered. The college also offers courses in Bridging Mathematics, physics, biology and chemistry.
The college also offers school based program in April, August and December holidays. The students keep the rules and regulations at all times, which is a key requirement as a medical student. The students’ accommodation facility is just next to the college, the hostels are well equipped with modern accommodation facilities any student would need. The security around the college is tight. There is an entertainment and sports facility.
The students are given motivational talks concerning their career and life in general. There is a clinic in the school compound to take care of the students’ health, the clinic has nurses and doctors to treat sick students and ensure that there is no outbreak whosoever. The college arrange for several trips for each department for enhancement of school work practically. Enroll for your course in the kenya Medical and Health College Thika and be part of the happy community in winning the job vacancies.