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About Stellenbosch University SU Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
The Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences is one of 10 faculties at Stellenbosch University. Its overarching aim is to develop future health professionals who through innovation and leadership will promote health, prevent disease and provide optimal healthcare.
Our Faculty is committed to creating a living and learning community in which scholarship flourishes, human rights are valued and protected and the highest standards of professionalism are attained.
Established in 1956 the FMHS has developed into one of the leading health sciences faculties in Africa. It has a diverse student body of approximately 5 000 students enrolled in in five undergraduate programmes (MB,ChB, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Human Nutrition and Speech, Language and Hearing Therapy, Nursing and Midwifery) and 80 postgraduate programmes. The Faculty’s total staff complement comprises more than 1 600 individuals who are employed by Stellenbosch University, the Government of the Western Cape and other partner employers.
The FMHS is self-driven hub of global excellence in many areas and has been the launching pad for a number of ground-breaking initiatives. It is widely recognised for its world class research on high priority conditions in Africa, such as TB, HIV/AIDS and neuropsychiatric disorders.
It is host to leading research entities, including the DST/NRF Centre of Excellence for Biomedical Tuberculosis Research, Desmond Tutu TB Centre, MRC Centre for Tuberculosis Research and SU / UCT MRC Unit on Risk and Resillience in Mental Disorders.
The Faculty actively promotes translation of research into health care practice and policy.
A strong focus on the quality of teaching and learning, including the provision of effective student support services, accounts for the high success rates enjoyed by the students at the FMHS. The Ukwanda Rural Clinical School, one of the Faculty’s unique educational innovations, advances rural and district based training of health professionals and enables them to respond effectively to the unique needs of rural and underserved communities.
SU Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Courses
Check all the courses offered at the Stellenbosch University under the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences for the current academic year.
For more details about courses and requirements Download SU Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Year book or prospectus
SU Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Applications & Admissions
Stellenbosch University, SU under the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences offers admission to undergraduate and postgraduate courses. SU admission to all courses will be done online through the Stellenbosch University, SU online application portal. Further, the aspirants have to apply online in order to secure admission at the SU Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, the details of the SU admissions procedure and online application are available here: SU Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Admissions and online application.
SU Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences contact details
PO Box 241
Francie van Zijl Drive
Tel: +27 21 938 9111
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Stellenbosch University (SU) Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Website
Access the Stellenbosch University Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences official Webpage for more details on the faculty admission News and updates. Visit the website Here: http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/healthsciences