​This is a two and a half-year programme designed to prov​ide senior registered nurses with an opportunity to upgrade their diploma qualification to degree level.​ ​It provides ​them​ an opportunity to develop in-depth knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to provide holistic nursing care. ​​​​

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Admissions are open for 2022 ​admission cycle. The last date for submission of applications is ​December 2, 2022​.

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

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​

  • Form IV level of education with a minimum aggregate score of C plain in KCSE or Division II in KCE

  • Must be a holder of Kenya Registered Community Health Nurse (KRCHN) or Kenya Registered Nurse (KRN)

  • A current registration and a valid practicing license 

  • Must have a minimum of two (2) years of practice experience 

​​​For furt​her information you can reach us at:

Office of the Registrar​​
Aga Khan University
School of Nursing and Midwifery​
3rd Parklands off Limuru Road​
​​Nairobi, Kenya​
Tel: +254 203 747 483
Email: regoff.ke.sonam@aku.edu​​​​​​​​​

Alumni Testimonial

Irene Wanjiru's interest in nursing developed from her high school days. This encouraged her to pursue a career that makes an impact to people in need. The alumna from AKU's School of Nursing and Midwifery now plans to build on her nursing profession.