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Degree in Medicine Subject Requirements, Fees Structure and Course Duration in Kenya

Medicine and Surgery is one of the lucrative courses in the medical field. As many aspire to pursue a career in Medicine, the estimate on costs and minimum requirements remain unknown to some.

In this article we'll look at the requirements and sample fee structures from well known institutions in the country.

According to the placement board KUCCPS, student are expected to meet the following requirements before applying for Bachelor's Degree in Medicine and Surgery in any institution in Kenya.

A mean grade of B Plus

B Plus in either Kiswahili/English

B Plus in Mathematics/Physics

B Plus in Chemistry

B Plus in Biology

Applicants with a Diploma in Clinical Medicine are also eligible to apply.

The course runs for a 6 year duration.

Now let's take at a sample fee structure from Moi University for the Government Sponsored Students. The student or parent will incur a cost of 54,500 Kenyan Shillings annually.

Sample Fees Structure,Moi University

Self sponsored incur a cost ranging from 400,000 to 600,000 Kenyan Shillings. A sample fee structure from Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology shows a cost of 489,600 Kenyans Shillings per year.

Sample Fee Structure, Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology

The above quoted amounts can clearly show the expected range of the costs annually and confirmation for the current year prices should be made. Applicants should note that the cost is minus personal expenses such as accommodation fees and personal expenses such as food.

Candidates who are currently making applications should consider joining if they meet the requirements.

Content created and supplied by: Kenyan_Times (via Opera News )

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