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,
- 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
The School for Allied Health Professions plays a critical role in the provision of healthcare for all age groups.
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.
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.
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
Diploma in Optical Dispensing (3 years).
|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
Central Information Office
T: +27 51 401 3739
F: +27 51 444 3103