​This two and a half-year program​​​me prepares midwives to provide safe, competent, culturally responsive and quality care at all lev​​els​ of the healthcare system. This is a work and learn programme that allows nurses and midwives to continue working while studying in order to achiev​e higher-level qualification.

​Admissions have closed for 2023 ​cycle. The last date for submission of applications was November 10​.​

​​Eligibility Criteria​​​​​​​

Eligibility Criteria applicable for 2023 cycle is as follows:

  • The applicant must have attained a mean Grade of C plain at KCSE or Division II at KCE/EACE 
  • A minimum of a C (plain) grade in the following mandatory subjects: English and Biology / Biological Sciences 
  • A "Pass" grade in any one of the following subjects: Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics or Physical Sciences 
  • Must be a holder of Kenya Registered Community Health Nurse (KRCHN) or ​​​Kenya Registered Nurse (KRN) and Kenya Registered Midwife (KRM) - (KRN and KRM) from a recognized training institution and of good standing
  • Must be registered with the Nursing Council of Kenya (NCK) and hold a current practice license 
  • Must have a minimum of two (2) years of practice experience

For further information you can reach us using contact details provided below.​


Trained to Care

Alumna Muchiri reflects on her academic journey at AKU’s School of Nursing and Midwifery, and how financial assistance from the University helped her progress in her career.​​

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​Office of the Registrar

Aga Khan University
School of Nursing and Midwifery
3rd Parklands off Limuru Road​
​​P.O. Box 39340 - 00623
Nairobi, Kenya​​

Email: regoff.ke.sonam@aku.edu

Tel: +254 203 747 483​​