Faculty of Health Sciences University of the Free State

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Faculty of Health Sciences University of the Free State

Faculty of Health Sciences, the Faculty of Health Sciences renders a quality healthcare service to the diverse health care needs in South Africa, taking into consideration the four pillars of:

  • teaching and learning,
  • research,
  • community service and
  • service delivery.

The University of the Free State (UFS) School for Allied Health Professions excels in the presentation of programmes in:

  • Exercise and Sport Sciences
  • Nutrition and Dietetics,
  • Occupational Therapy,
  • Optometry and
  • Physiotherapy

The School for Allied Health Professions plays a critical role in the provision of healthcare for all age groups.

Vision

The School for Allied Health Professions, as a national and international leader, strives to provide top-quality teaching and training, health services and research that are scientifically and relevantly grounded and that address the needs of the community.

Mission

Our mission is practising science as it finds expression in creating, integrating, applying and conveying knowledge, skills, values and attitude within the framework of health sciences.

Training

The following degrees and diplomas can be obtained in the School for Allied Health Professions:

Baccalareus Degrees – Faculty of Health Sciences University of the Free State
  • Baccalaureus Occupational Therapy
  • Baccalaureus Scientiae in Dietetics
  • Baccalaureus Scientiae in Physiotherapy
  • Baccalareus Optometry
Diplomas
Diploma in Optical Dispensing (3 years).

DOWNLOAD POSTGRADUATES DEGREES AND DIPLOMAS FOR ACADEMIC YEAR

School for Allied Health Professions: Under Graduate
School of Medicine: First Degrees and Diplomas
School of Nursing: Undergraduate Programme

 

CONTACT US Faculty of Health Sciences University of the Free State

Faculty of Health Sciences
PO Box 339
Bloemfontein, 9300
SA

Central Information Office

T: +27 51 401 3739
F: +27 51 444 3103
E: StudentAdminFHS@ufs.ac.za