Call us: 0723 991 866/0708 241 019

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The duration of the courses differs;it varies from 2 to 3 years and certificate courses takes one year which can be further upgraded into Diploma.

We offer fulltime, holiday based and distancelearning.

You can change the course given to any other that you qualify for during admission.

It will not exceed 5 business days to receive your admission letter.

Different courses have different cluster subject’s combination

Yes, academic leave is available

We offer 26 medical and health sciences courses

Yes, community health nursing is a very marketable and competitive coursewith wide range of job opportunities

Yes medical engineering is available at our main campus

Yes,nutrition and dietetics is a very marketable course, where one can opt to work in the private sector or in government institutions

For registration, ,kindly deposit Ksh 1000/= registration fee to Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB)Thika branch Acc no.1102249033 .Scan the deposit slip together your KCSE results slip or certificate and send to

You will be notified through SMS or email. The notification will include how you will download your admission letter

Bridging is not recommended for medical

Once you receive a notification of a successful application, via SMS or email the information on how to acquire your admission letter will be included

Yes, download a medical form and an application form from .Enter your course of choice and your phone number .In case you don’t qualify for your interested course we shall give you one that you qualify according to your KCSE results

Once you pay the registration fee, scan the slip and your KCSE result slip and send via email at

We have 3 viz., January,May and September

You can share your application forms through email, Whatsapp 0723 991 866 or directly send through email or drop them in our admission office

Yes, to prove that you have paid the registration fee you should share with us

Other charges, hostel fee (if interested) and 60% of the tuition fee

Admission forms can be obtained from our email

Registration bank slip,KCSE results slip or KCSE certificate,4 passport photographs (please write your full names on the reserve side of the photographs),copies of national ID or birth certificate, official copies of all primary,secondary,post-secondary, college and university certificates

Varies in accordance with the intake

Please call 0723 991 866 to know the full structure

A student at TSMHS can freely access to financial aids such as HELBand CDFs

Yes,mPesapaybill number 4070105 account name admission number of the student

Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) Thika branch Acc no. 1102249033

Yes,we have admission chargesand coursework material requirements

At least 60% of the tuition fee plus total sum of other charges

For a student to sit for Continuous Assessment Test (CATs), he must have paid atleast 80% of the tuition fees and for the main examinations he is supposed to have cleared the remaining fee balance

Cash transactions are strictly not allowed

Login your student portal, selectfinancials, select fee submission form, and proceed with filling in the form then submit

Visit HELB website at

HELB will allocate the amount to be awarded according to the previous loan award

The number of loans one is eligible for, depends on the program duration example one is given a loan for 4 times for a 4 year program

HELB places advertisements in the print media in which invites application for loans

Go to HELB app, click on institution, the click edit. Caution should be taken not to provide incorrect details

TSMHS is one of the fortunate privateschoolto benefit from HELB under Afya Elimu loan

Preoperative theater and technology is a work in progress and will be offered soon

We offer a diploma in Kenya registered community health nursing

Yes, we are registered and accredited by Technical and Vocational Education Authority (TVETA) Reg. No: TVETA/PRIVATE/TVC/0072/2016 and various regulatory boards such as Nursing Council of Kenya-NCK, Clinical Officers Council-COC, Society of Radiographers in Kenya-SORK, Kenya Nutritionists and Dietitians Institute (KNDI)-Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists Board (KMLTTB) Physiotherapy Council of Kenya-PSK and Kenya Counseling and Psychology Association-KCPA.

TSMHS is a leading private institution registered by the ministry of education and also registered by the TVET

Board exams are offered in accordance to your course and department

Yes, clean and spacious rooms, withwater, bathroom, andWIFI.For booking, please speak to 0713238966

Yes, sports, clubs and societies

TSMHS has a fully equipped laboratory for practical classes

A spacious library with all the learning materials with a conducive environment for studies

A 75-100% (distinction) B 65-74%(credit )C 50-64% (satisfactory) D 40-49% (pass) E 39% and below

Incase of missing the exams due to unavoidable circumstances,notify the HOD using the right channels, and for failing apply for a supplementary examination

TSMHS ensures that students are fully and well equipped with knowledge and competency which makes it easier for them to secure a place for internship

Yes, to ensure competency and exposure our students have to attend both.

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