Brief history of the campus
Kenya Medical Training College- Machakos campus is in Machakos County in lower eastern region of Kenya, along Machakos- Wote road next to Machakos level 5 Hospital and about 100 Metres after shalom community hospital and about 500 metres from Machakos bus park.
KMTC Machakos was started in 1959 as a training School for enrolled nurses under Machakos General Hospital. It used to train enrolled nurses at its inception. The training of enrolled nurses stopped in 1978 giving way to Kenya Enrolled Community Health Nursing This continued up to 2000 September when the course was replaced by Diploma in Registered community health Nursing.
The current population is 700 students.