As mentioned in our previous post, medicine is one of the most marketable courses in Kenya today. In addition, we also listed the top 10 best medical schools in Kenya right now. Due to public demand, we decided to list the top ten best public and private medical universities in Kenya today.
A recent survey by the Medical and Dentists Board listed 3 medical universities that are accredited to train doctors. These include Mount Kenya University, Maseno University, and Kisii University.
Best private medical universities in Kenya
Mount Kenya university tops the list of the best private medical universities in Kenya today. This is because MKU medical school is ranked the best medical school in Kenya, according to an article by the star newspaper. Below is a full list of the best private medical universities in Kenya.
- Mount Kenya University, MKU, School of Medicine.
- Kenya Methodist University, Medical School.
- Aga Khan University Medical School.
- African Nazarene University. And finally,
- Uzima University Medical School.
Most importantly, MKU transformed its Kitale campus to a medical college in order to facilitate medical training in the neighborhood. Moreover, students will have an opportunity to get internships in big hospitals that have collaborated with Equip Africa College. For example, Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital, Kitale Referral Hospital, Kapenguria Referral Hospital, Bungoma County Hospital, and Thika Level 5 Hospital.
In summary, below is a list of the top ten best public and private medical universities in the country. If you missed our previous article, here is a list of the most marketable medical courses in Kenya from 2020 to 2030.
Top ten medical universities in Kenya
- University of Nairobi medical school.
- Mount Kenya University, Kitale Campus.
- Moi University medical school.
- Kenyatta University school of medicine.
- Kisii University.
- Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, JKUAT.
- Aga Khan University.
- Maseno University.
- Egerton University. And finally,
- Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology, MMUST.