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Diploma In Orthopedic Surgery And Trauma Entry Requirements, Course Duration And How To Apply

Among the list of courses under the faculty of Health Sciences is the field of Orthopedics and Trauma medicine. This field is associated with the musculoskeletal system and involves fixing of fractures and injuries to the bones. It is one of the courses that will guarantee demand in the market and offer a wide space of expansion in knowledge.

In this article we take a look at the requirements to land your spot in this field during this application window.

References in this article are based on the Kenya Medical Training College(KMTC) requirements as updated on their website. KMTC is among the top medical school in Kenya and there is no doubt joining them provides you with a diploma or degree that is of value.

Orthopedics and trauma is offered both at the certificate and diploma level. Individuals applying for diploma should atleast have;

Mean Grade C Plain

C Plain in English or Kiswahili

C Plain in Biology

C Plain in Chemistry

C Plain in Mathematics or Physics

The course duration is 3 years at selected KMTC campuses countrywide.

Applicants applying for certificate should have;

Mean Grade C-

C- in English or Kiswahili

D+ in Biology

D+ in Mathematics or Physics

D+ in Chemistry

The course duration is 2years.

For applications visit

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