Undergraduate Program

Studying at RHIH


Ruli Higher Institute of Health (RHIH) Sainte Rose de Lima offers the programme of Advanced Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery. It is in the process of open the Bachelor’s Degree in General Nursing with Honour.

The admission requirements for the aforementioned programmes are the following:

  • Completion of secondary education in the following combinations: Mathematics, Chemistry, and Biology (MCB), Physics, Chemistry, and Biology (PCB), Biology, Chemistry, and Geography (BCG) with two principal passes in Biology and Chemistry and Subsidiary (S) in mathematics, physics or Geography.
  • Associated Nurses (A2 Nurses) recognized by the National Council of Nurses and Midwives (NCNM).
  • An applicant that completed High School from abroad must present proof of completion the secondary school delivered by Rwanda Education Board (REB).
  • Our Nursing and midwifery programmes follow a competence-based approach, an integration-oriented methodology applied in many countries worldwide.

Ratio Students/Teachers

In most countries, the ratio of teacher to students is not the same, it will depend on, for example, the profession of study, regulatory bodies etc….

The standard ratio of teacher to students in Advanced Diploma programme in General Nursing and Midwifery at RHIH Sainte Rose de Lima is 1:10 in clinical practice and 1:22 in theoretical teaching which is acceptable according to the policy of Higher Education Council (HEC) and National Council of Nurses and Midwives (NCNM).

The RHIH Sainte Rose de Lima makes effort to meet the regional and international standards for enhancing the quality of education.

 Nowadays, RHIH Sainte Rose de Limas believes that its qualified and competent academic faculty members help and prepare the students to compete in the labor market of national, regional and worldwide

Teaching and Learning facilities

The RHIH Sainte Rose de Lima avails the comfortable infrastructures for teaching, learning, and other related activities.

The main teaching and learning facilities are allocated in the following infrastructures:

  • Equipped library with different health sciences books.
  • Equipped computer lab with an internet connection.
  • Equipped Nursing skills lab with different mannequins and Models.
  • Others teaching materials such as projector machines, whiteboards, etc…

RHIH Contact Info

Ruli Higher Institute of Health – RHIH
P.O. BOX 1285 Kigali – Rwanda
Tel (+250) 781850008