Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Public University parallel programme cost per nursing student and cost per medical doctor

From: The cost of health professionals' brain drain in Kenya

  College of health sciences programme cost per nursing student
Year Tuition Cost Per year(Ksh) Accommodation+ Living expenses(Ksh) Sub-total cost(Ksh)
1 240 000 120 000 360 000
2 240 000 120 000 360 000
3 240 000 120 000 360 000
4 240 000 120 000 360 000
5 240 000 120 000 360 000
Total cost ( Ksh ) 1200 000 600 000 1800 000
Total cost ( US$ ) 16 901 8 451 25 352
Year Public university parallel programme cost per medical doctor
1 450 000 120 000 570 000
2 450 000 120 000 570 000
3 450 000 120 000 570 000
4 450 000 120 000 570 000
5 450 000 120 000 570 000
6 450 000 120 000 570 000
Total cost ( Ksh ) 2 700 000 720 000 3 420 000
Total cost ( US$ ) 38 028 10 141 48 169
  1. Note: The statistics in this table represent unsubsidized cost.