College of Nursing&Midwifery

The college started in 1927 one year after the establishment of Pumwani Maternity Hospital.At that time,the qualification for trainees was the ability to speak Swahili.

The college has continued to train midwives for both local and international market.Up to 2006,we have been training post basic students in midwifery certificate and diploma.Since April 2007 a basic diploma course in general nursing and midwifery for form 4 leavers has been offered.

Our students have rich clinical experience in obstetrics

1.BASIC DIPLOMA IN KENYA REGISTERED NURSING AND MID-WIFERY-APRIL and OCTOBER 2019 IN-TAKE:

Applications are invited for a 3 years Basic Diploma course in KRN/M at Pumwani Maternity College of Nursing and Midwifery for April and October 2019 in-take. The applicants must meet the following requirements:-

▪ Form four level of education with a mean Grade of C Plain in KCSE or its equivalent.

▪ C Plain or its equivalent in Biology and English or Kiswahili.

▪ C- in any of the following subjects:- Mathematics,Physics or Chemistry Or

▪ Holders of certificate in Nursing or Midwifery and with the above KCSE mean grade or its equivalent

▪ Applicants should attach copies of National Identity Card and academic certificates. Successful Kenya citizen candidates will be expected to pay KShs.132,000/- per annum (for borders)KShs.96,000/- per annum for non-borders(excluding charges by Nursing Council of Kenya

2.POST BASIC KENYA REGISTERED MIDWIFERY COURSE-APRIL 2019 IN-TAKE:

The applicants must meet the following requirements:-

▪ Should have completed Kenya Registered Nurse (KRN) training and must be registered by the Nursing Council of Kenya.

▪ Form four level of education with a mean Grade of C Plain in KCSE or its equivalent.

▪ C Plain or its equivalent in Biology and English or Kiswahili

▪ C- in any one of the following subjects :- Mathematics, Physics or Chemistry

▪ Have a practicing license from the Nursing Council of Kenya

▪ Applicants should attach copies of National Identification Card and academic and professional certificates The course will take 1 year, leading to award of Diploma in Midwifery. Successful applicants will be expected to pay KShs.60,000/- per annum.(Excluding charges by Nursing Council of Kenya).

3.POST BASIC KENYA ENROLLED MIDWIFERY COURSE-APRIL 2019 IN-TAKE:

The applicants must meet the following requirements:-
▪ Should have completed Kenya Enrolled Nurse(KEN) training and must be registered by the Nursing Council of Kenya
▪ Form four level of education with a mean Grade of C- in KCSE or its equivalent
▪ C Plain or its equivalent in Biology and English or Kiswahili
▪ D+ in any one of the following subjects:- Mathematics, Physics or Chemistry
▪ Have a practicing license from the Nursing Council of Kenya
▪ Applicants should attach copies of National Identification Card, academic and professional certificates
The course will take 1 year leading to award of Certificate in Midwifery.Successful applicants will be expected to pay KShs.60,000/- per annum.(Excluding charges by Nursing Council of Kenya).

4.SHORT COURSES-MONTHLY IN-TAKE:

▪ Comprehensive Reproductive health training 6 months for nurses and clinical officers already practicing and have a license at KShs.40,000/-, July in-take.
▪ HIV testing and counseling for all health care workers (NASCOP accredited).3 weeks training.Monthly in-take at KShs.20,000/-
▪ Clinical training skills.1 week training for nurses and clinical officers.Monthly in-take at KShs.10,000/-
▪ Voluntary male medical circumcision for 3 weeks for nurses and clinical officers at KShs.20,000/-

Interested applicants in any of the courses above will pay a non refundable application fee of KShs.1,000/- to :-

Account Name -Pumwani Maternity College of Nursing and Midwifery Bank -National Bank of Kenya

Branch -Harambee Avenue , Nairobi

Account Number – 01285123637400

Attach a copy of bank slip and no cash will be accepted.

Interested applicants who meet the above qualifications should send their applications to :-

The Principal Tutor,

Pumwani Maternity College of Nursing and Midwifery,

P.O. Box 42849-00100 Nairobi.

So as to reach the Principal by 15th April 2019.

DR. L. O . OKOKO MEDICAL SUPERINTENDENT PUMWANI MATERNITY HOSPITAL .

For more information call:0712422217