​​​The Programme​​​​

The MSc in Advanced Practive Midwifery is a two-year programme to prepare advanced practice midwives who will develop innovative, practical solutions to complex health problems from a scientific perspective.   

Upon graduation, it is expected that graduates will become leaders with decision-making skills in the areas of advanced clinical practice and midwifery education. As advanced midwifery practitioners, they will be able to provide care in an independent capacity in a number of settings for various patients’ populations. The Programme will also provide midwives, the necessary skills to conduct research that will contribute to the body of knowledge defining the discipline of midwifery.​ 

Admissions are open for 2021 ​admission cycle. The last date for submission of applications is March 31​​

Candidates are required to apply online. For assistance in completing the online application, applicants are advised to go through the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) or Understand the Online Process on the online application portal.

Only in situations where the online application is not accessible, candidates are advised to call, email or visit the campus for any support that they need to complete the online application.

Eligibility Criteria​ 

  • Relevant academic bachelor’s degree holders:

    • ​​​Upper second class honors or a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.00 on a scale of 4.00; OR

    • ​Lower second-class honors or a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.50 on a scale of 4.00 with additional relevant training, evidence of research capability through either research, paper presentations or peer reviewed publications and relevant working experience.

  • 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 post undergraduate program.

For further information about the programme, please visit programme page. For information about admissions, please visit the Admiss​​ion Information document. You can also ​​reach us via the following contact ​details:​​

​Office of the Registrar
Aga Khan University
School of Nursing and Midwifery​
Sunny Plaza, Wangapala Road
P. O. Box 39340-00623
Nairobi, Kenya​
Mobile: +254 780 223 431
​Email: regoff.ke.sonam@aku.edu​​