Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology - technical university of mombasa | Educartis

15 months
On Campus


Course Overview

This two year Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology aims to provide students with a strong foundation in science and technology so that they'll be able to contribute effectively to related industries by manufacturing high-tech, high-value products. Taken on-campus at the Technical University of Mombasa, the course will equip and train students to seize abundant opportunities in diverse fields such as speciality chemicals, petrochemicals, high-end polymers and medicinal products. 

With a Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology, you will be a critical piece in the development and manufacture of new drugs, and handling of medicines and medicinal equipment. If you're looking for a noble profession that will give you access to key senior positions, a higher-than-average pay, and the chance to make a meaningful difference in the healthcare system of Kenya, then this programme will give you the practical knowledge and skills you need to stay competitive in the industry. 

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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

At the end of this course, students will be able to: 

  • Recognise drug interactions, contraindications, allergies, and other factors that would endanger a patient’s health and take appropriate actions within predetermined limits when corrections are indicated.
  • Deal with patents of varied backgrounds in a compassionate and gentle manner. 
  • Interact professionally with patients, pharmacists, other health care professionals and with the public.
  • Achieve a high level of customer satisfaction. 
  • Demonstrate a commitment to lifelong learning by attending continuing education programs.
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Certification obtained

Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology 

What jobs will I qualify for?

This course will prepare students for careers such as: 

  • Pharmacist 
  • Pharmaceutical Representative 
  • Clinical Researcher 
  • Pharmaceutical Technologist 


When do I start?

Next available course

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Admission Criteria

To be eligible for this course, students require: 

  • A KCSE Mean Grade of C (Plain)
  • A C (Plain) in Chemistry, Biology, English/Kiswahili, and Maths/Physics 

How do I apply?

To apply for this course, students must: 

  • Fill in the online application form 
  • Upload their academic certificates and a copy of their National ID/Birth Certificate/Passport 
  • Pay a non-refundable fee of 2,000 KES 

Payment options

Students can pay their fees through: 

  • Bank Deposit
  • Bank Transfer 
There are scholarships and grants available for certain courses. 

Detailed course information

This diploma programme is taken on-campus at the Technical University of Mombasa over the duration of two years. 

Where and When


Technical University of Mombasa

Tom Mboya Street , , Mombasa, Tudor, Kenya


Technical University of Mombasa

Tom Mboya Street , , Mombasa, Tudor, Kenya


Technical University of Mombasa

Tom Mboya Street , , Mombasa, Tudor, Kenya

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