National Health Training College Lesotho Application Form / Prospectus / Admission Requirement

National Health Training College Lesotho is one of the public education institutions in Lesotho.

National Health Training College (NHTC) is a government tertiary health training institution established by the National Health Training College Order number 2 of 1992 with, among others, the following key objectives as provided by Section 4(1) of the cited Order:

  1. To encourage and provide education in the field of health for present and future members of the health profession and to such other persons as the Board may determine; [and]
  2. To provide facilities for and undertake [relevant] research.” The Order further provides for establishment of various Boards and Committees aimed at provision of progressive scholarship as well as oversight in health education and related study areas.

Courses Offered

DIPLOMA IN GENERAL NURSING

Duration 3 years

Tuition M10,928 for local students and M14,893 for foreign students

Entry requirements: COSC 1st & 2nd Class with credit in physic, biology, chemistry and a pass in mathematics

DIPLOMA IN MIDWIFERY

Duration 1 year

Tuition M10,928 for local students and M14,893 for foreign students

Entry requirements: Diploma in General Nursing

DIPLOMA IN CLINICAL NURSING

DIPLOMA IN ANESTHETIC NURSING

DIPLOMA IN PSYCHIATRIC NURSING

DIPLOMA IN OPHTHALMIC NURSING

Duration 2 years

Tuition M10,928 for local students and M14,893 for foreign students

Entry requirements: Diploma in Midwifery and General Nursing

DIPLOMA IN PHARMACY TECHNOLOGY

Duration 3 years

Tuition M10,928 for local students and M14,893 for foreign students

Entry requirements: COSC 1st & 2nd Class with credit in physics biology, chemistry and mathematics

CERTIFICATE IN NURSING ASSISTANCE

Duration 2 years

Tuition M10,928 for local students and M14,893 for foreign students

Entry requirements: COSC 3rd Class and GCE

CERTIFICATE IN ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH

Duration 2 years

Tuition M10,928 for local students and M14,893 for foreign students

Entry requirements: COSC 3rd Class

ACCOMMODATION

Only students from afar are accommodated due to limited student residence space. Repeating students are self-sponsored and are not provided with accommodation