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KCMCo Entry Requirements

KCMCo Entry Requirements

The management of the Kilimanjaro Christian Medical College (KCMCo) has released the Admission Requirements for the Student of the institution.


The Kilimanjaro Christian Medical College, KCMCo Students applying to Undergraduates, Postgraduate, Diploma, Masters programs, etc. must meet the following requirement in order to be considered for admission.

KCMCo Entry Requirements

The Admission Requirements for Undergraduate Degree Programmes are as follows;

Master of Medicine (MMed) in the following programmes:-

  • MMed in General Surgery
  • MMed in Orthopedic and Rheumatology
  • MMed in Dermatovenerology
  • MMed in Urology
  • MMed in Ophthalmology
  • MMed in Anesthesia
  •  MMed in Paediatrics & Child Health
  • MMed in Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • MMed in Internal Medicine
  • MMed in Otorynolaryngology (ENT)
  • MMed in Diagnostic Radiology and Medical Imaging

Admission Requirements

An MD or equivalent (MBBS, MBChB) Degree from a recognised University of GPA of 2.7 or

B grade average.

Master of Science (MSc) In Urology

Admission Requirements

An MMed Degree in General Surgery or Equivalent with a GPA of 3.0 or B grade average.

Master of Science (MSc) in Epidemiology and Applied Biostatistics

Minimum Entry Requirements

An undergraduate degree in Medicine, Dentistry, Health Laboratory Sciences, Pharmacy, Environmental Health Sciences and Nursing with a GPA of 2.7 or a B grade average.

Master of Science (MSc) in Clinical Research

Admission Requirements

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD), Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degrees or their equivalents (MBBS,   MB ChB, BDS) with a minimum GPA of 2.7 or a B grade average.
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc), with a minimum GPA of 2.7 or a B grade average in Biology, Zoology, Microbiology, Parasitology, Environmental Health, Biomedical Sciences and Health Laboratory Sciences.

Master of Science (MSc) In Medical Microbiology, Immunology with Molecular Biology

Admission Requirements

Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences such as, Medicine, Veterinary medicine, Microbiology, Biology, Zoology, Biochemistry, Molecular biology and Biotechnology, with a minimum GPA of 2.7 or a B grade average.

Master of Public Health (MPH)

Admission requirements

(i) Medical Doctors, Dentists, Pharmacists, Environmental Health Scientists or graduate Nurses  from this University College or any other recognized University, OR;

(ii) Candidates from any other recognized University in health- or health-related fields such as Sociology, Anthropology, Biostatistics, Demography, Food sciences, Veterinary sciences, Epidemiology, Health information science and Law.

(iii) Graduates must have a minimum GPA of 2.7 or a B grade average.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Admission Requirements

Holder of a relevant Master Degree (after has attained the first degree), either MMed, MSc, MPH or a relevant Master Degree of equivalent with a GPA of 3.0 or B grade average.

Application Procedures:

Applicants for Masters programmes shall submit application online through; osim.kcmuco.ac.tz/apply and attach the following in one PDF document which includes CV, letter of sponsorship, 3 letters from referees, certificates and academic transcripts from Ordinary Level to degree and internship certificate and registration certificate from Medical Council of Tanganyika for MMed applicants.


(i) Application without Degree transcripts attachments will not be considered.

(ii) Applicants with foreign degree certificates must attach certificate of Verification of Foreign Awards obtainable from Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU)

(iii) Application fee is Tsh. 50,000/= or 50USD for international applicants and Tshs. 100,000/= or 100USD for PhD applicants

(iv) International applicants are required to pay application fee through Bank account below  and submit the bank slip and money transfer statement by email to internationalstudents@kcmuco.ac.tz   


For information concern with Application, contact Admission Officer through the following address:

Admission Officer,

Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College,

P. Box 2240, Moshi

Tel: +255 (027) 2753616,

Email: admission@kcmuco.ac.tz

For more information about KCMCo requirements, simply drop a comment below and assistance will be given to you within 48hrs.


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