Colleges and Universities Offering Master of Medicine in South Africa

  • Course Name: Master of Medicine(Medicine)
  • Major Subject: Medicine
  • Course Category: Masters Courses

Institutions Offering Master of Medicine

  • University of the Witwatersrand University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg  
    Course Entry Requirements:
    An applicant may be considered for admission provided that:
    - S/he is registered as a medical practitioner with the Health Professions Council of South Africa, or s/he has a qualification from another university that would allow the candidate to register as a medical practitioner, or in the case of a foreign graduate wishing to train as a supernumerary registrar, s/he has limited registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa; and
    - S/he is a holder of a training post in one of the teaching hospitals attached to the Faculty of Health Sciences of the University, or in the School of Pathology, or in another institution approved by the Senate and the Health Professions Council of South Africa, subject to the provisions of specific rules for specialties and sub-specialties; and
    - S/he is the holder, of a minimum of two years’ standing, of the degree Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery of this University or of any other university; or
    - Is the holder of, either A. an appropriate degree of Master of Medicine of the University; or B. an appropriate specialist or sub-specialist qualification awarded by one of the Colleges of Medicine of South Africa, or by an institution recognised by the Senate to be of equivalent standing, and
    - S/he accepts the condition that, whether as Registrar or Supernumerary Registrar, s/he may be subject to a period of probation of a maximum of one year and that at the end of this period, the department or division concerned may advise the Senate that the registration of the candidate be cancelled.

    Duration: 3 - 5 years

    Study mode: Full-time
  • University of Stellenbosch University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch  
    General admission:
    • The following apply to all MMed programmes:
    -For admission to the MMed degree programme, you must have held an MBChB degree from this University or another qualification considered as sufficient by this University for at least three years prior to application, and must be registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa as medical practitioner in the category independent practice.
    If you specialise in Anaesthesiology, Neurosurgery, Emergency Medicine, Otorhinolaryngology, Orthopaedics, and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, you must also have completed suitable courses such as ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support), ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support), PALS (Paediatric Advanced
    Life Support) and APLS (Advanced Paediatric Life Support). Consult the specific requirements at each programme.

    Course Duration: 4 to 5 years
  • University of Cape Town University of Cape Town, Cape Town  

    Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Clinical Pharmacology
    Diagnostic Radiology
    Emergency Medicine
    Family Medicine
    Medical Genetics
    Nuclear Medicine
    Obstetrics and Gynecology
    Occupational Medicine
    Orthopedic Surgery
    Pediatric Surgery
    Pathology (Anatomical)
    Pathology (Clinical)
    Pathology (Forensic)
    Pathology (Hematological)
    Pathology (Microbiological)
    Pathology (Virological)
    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    Public Health Medicine
    Radiation Oncology

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