Diploma in Clinical Medicine, Surgery and Community Health (DMSCH)

Vision Statement

To be a leading World Class University, raising a new generation of transformational leaders, who are well grounded in their professional and academic expertise and committed to spiritual and ethical values.

Mission Statement

To contribute to the transformation of our society by providing high quality education that promotes excellence in scholarship, research and selfless service to the community.

Philosophy of the University

The University’s philosophy is  to foster the intellectual, spiritual and physical development of the wholesome individual in order to recognize and utilize the available opportunities for enhancement of human development with the appropriate recognition and respect for other creations. This philosophy is therefore based on the belief that God is the Creator of Heaven and Earth, the fountain of knowledge, and that the application of knowledge and skills should be guided by Christian values and principles.

Admission Requirements

  1. Be a holder of KCSE certificate(or equivalent examination) with a minimum aggregate of C and minimum of C in Biology and Chemistry and minimum C- in English/ Kiswahili and Maths/Physics or;
  2. Be a holder of Division II in E.A.C.E with credit passes in:

Alternative A: English/Kiswahili
    Biology
    Chemistry
    Maths/Physics

Alternative B:    English/Kiswahili
    Biology Sciences
    Geography
    Or

  1. Be a holder of KACE with a minimum of one principal pass in biology and subsidiary pass in Chemistry, Maths/Physics. Or
  2. Be a holder of any other qualification accepted by the University senate as equivalent to any of the above

The mode of study for this programme is full-time

Program duration

Students pursuing the diploma in Clinical Medicine are expected to complete the program within two academic years (7 trimesters)

Graduation Requirements

A general minimum of 70 credits is required for graduation with a Diploma. A student must have completed all the core courses of a program and obtained a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher at the end of the program