CSR: Annual Medical Camp 2014
The School of Medicine and Health Sciences-SMHS (Dean, Professor Barasa Otsyula) held its Annual Medical Camp at Kibuline Mixed Secondary School in Mbeu, Meru County on September 12, 2014.

2nd Annual Research Conference
Delegates at the just concluded 2014 Annual Research Conference, held in Meru Campus from the 27th to 29th August, 2014. The conference was well attended and among the delegates was the Governor of Meru County Hon. Peter Munya

Graduation 2014
KeMU Graduates pose for a picture at the 14th Graduation Ceremony held on the 14th of July, 2014 at the Main Campus, Meru

KeMU Wins Award at 2014 Meru National ASK Show
Kenya Methodist University was presented with several awards at the Meru National ASK Show. 1st Place: -Best University Stand, - Best stand in Hospitality and Catering Services and 2nd Place -Best stand Embracing Information Technology and Communication System, -Best Institution of Higher Learning in Developing of Advanced Technology

Judges and Magistrates Vetting Board pay a visit to KeMU
The Office of the Vice Chancellor was paid a courtesy visit by the Judges and Magistrates Vetting Board (JMVB),who were on a tour of Meru County Present at the meeting from the JMVB, was Mr. Reuben K. Chirchir (Secretary and Chief Executive Officer), Ms. Roseline Odede (Vice Chairperson), and Professsor Ngotho wa Kariuki (Board Member & Chair of the Editorial Committee). The KeMU team consisted of Dr. Peter Opakas (Registrar FA), Mr. James Kubai (Dean of Students), Ms. Nancy Kamau (Librarian), Mr. John Mwenda Mugendi KeMUSO Chairperson, the Vice Chairperson, Secretary General and Academic Secretary.

Master of Science in Nursing Education

Masters of Science in Nursing Education

The graduate of the programme will be able to plan, develop, implement and evaluate Nursing curricula and Nursing development, professional continuing education and community education programs. The MScN in Nursing Education program will also enhance performance evidence-based research and pioneer innovations. It will also provide an opportunity for career development.

Kenya Methodist University endeavours to develop professional nurses at higher levels of education who will maximize their contribution in nursing education and practice as leaders and change agents.

Goal of the program

The main purpose of the program is to prepare nurse educators who have in depth knowledge, skills and professional values essential for working in a variety of educational and health care settings. The graduates will assume leaders roles as dynamic faculty members in Universities and other training programmes including staff development continuing education and community programmes.

Expected Learning Outcomes

At the completion of the course, the traduate nurse will be able to:

  1. Analyze societal health needs.
  2. Utilize a variety of teaching strategies and educational resources to facilitate learning in classroom and clinical areas.
  3. Analyze trends in nursing education and their impact of development.
  4. Participate effectively in the development, implementation, review and evaluation of Nursing Education curricula and programs.
  5. Conduct research in the area of nursing education.

Mode of Delivery

The following three modes of study shall apply:

  • Full Time Study – The program shall extend over a period of two calendar years (24 months) for a full time student.
  • Part Time Study – The program shall extend over a period of three years (36 months) for part time students.
  • Distance Learning Mode – The program shall extend over a period of (36 months) for distance learning students.

A student who requires extending the time limit shall make a special request to the Department, Faculty Board and Board of postgraduate Studies. The recommendation of the major supervisor and the Chairman of department will be required. The request should indicate clearly why the extension is required and how it will ensure the program is completed successfully. A student shall not be allowed to request for an extension of more than one year and not more thane once in the program.

Admission Requirements for MScN IN Nursing Program

  1. In order to be considered for admission into the above program, the candidate must:
  2. Be a holder of Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BScN) from KEMU or any other recognized University.
  3. Be registered by the Nursing Council of Kenya (NCK) or its equivalent.
  4. Should have worked for a minimum of 2 years in a relevant health institution.

Upcoming Events

Monday 8th September - Friday 18th September, 2014
Late registration with a penalty


Friday 19th September, 2014
Last Day for Add / Drop

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