Academics

Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Science in Nursing & Midwifery (Integrated Program)

Entry Requirements

  • Must have MSCE or its equivalent with 6 credits that should include credits in Mathematics, Physical Science, Biology and English (+ any other 2 credits).

Duration

The integrated program has a duration of 4 years. 

Direct Entry Programmes
  1. Bachelor of Science in Adult Health Nursing
  2. Bachelor of Science in Child Health Nursing
  3. Bachelor of Science in Community Health Nursing
  4. Bachelor of Science in Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing
  5. Bachelor of Science in Midwifery.

Entry Requirements

  • Must have MSCE or its equivalent with 6 credits that should include credits in Mathematics, Physical Science, Biology and English (+ any other 2 credits).

Duration

All Direct entry programs have a duration of 4 years.

Mature Entry Programmes
  1. Bachelor of Science in Adult Health Nursing
  2. Bachelor of Science in Community Health Nursing
  3. Bachelor of Science in Health Service Management
  4. Bachelor of Science in Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing
  5. Bachelor of Science in Nursing Education
  6. Bachelor of Science in Paediatric Nursing
  7. Bachelor of Science in Midwifery

Entry Requirements
An applicant must have the following qualifications;

  • MSCE/O-Level credits in Biology, Physical Science, English and Mathematics.
  • University diploma in Nursing.
  • Be a Registered Nurse/ Midwife.
  • In addition, all candidates are expected to have at least 2 years of work experience in either nursing or midwifery at RN level.
  • Applicants with distinction and credit passes in their previous academic records shall have an added advantage.

Duration

All programs listed have a duration of 2 years each.

University Certificate in Midwifery

Entry Requirements

  • Must be a registered nurse with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from a recognised institution

Duration

This program runs for a year.

Qualifying candidates should obtain application forms from the registry at both Lilongwe and Blantyre campuses.

All applicants are required to pay a non-refundable application fee of MK14,000.00 for all Malawian applicants and $100.00 for all International applicants. The application fees must be deposited to KCN Main Account Number 321068, National Bank, Lilongwe Branch.

Note
Details of fees requirements for each program can be obtained from the Registrar’s office.
Applications clearly marked on the envelope the program applied for, should be submitted not later than advertised closing dates to the following address;

The Registrar

Kamuzu College of Nursing

Private Bag 1

Lilongwe

Tel: 01 751 622

Fax: 01 750 506

Email: registrar@kcn.unima.mw

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