In the early 1960’s the government of the then Tanganyika called upon the Christian Churches in the country to establish a referral and teaching hospital for the Northern Zone. Under the leadership of the Lutheran Church, Anglican and Moravian Churches in Tanganyika established the Good Samaritan Foundation (GSF) which planned and raised money from both local and overseas partners to build and equip the Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre (KCMC) for service, teaching and research.
Faculty Of Medicine
The Faculty of Medicine became operational on October 1st, 1997 as one of the first Faculties of the College offering three unique programmes of which aim at producing bio-medical personnel equipped with necessary skills and competencies in health laboratory sciences More….
Faculty of Nursing
In 1946 the government started a 3 year course programme with additional one year midwifery course for girls. The course offered a level two general Nursing and midwifery certificate. In 1946 a four year integrated Nursing course secondary school leavers were started. More….