The Wits Faculty of Health Sciences, located in Johannesburg - the hub of the South African economy - offers a real-world training experience that prepares students for a future in the healthcare sector across the globe.
Along with our associated entities and partners, we provide a vibrant environment within which some of the world's most cutting-edge research is undertaken. This include research in HIV/Aids, malaria, TB, health policy, drug-delivery, and Covid-19, among others.
There is a critical shortage of expert medical specialists in South Africa, including surgeons. The new R22-million Wits Advanced Surgical Skills Lab will help to enhance the training of surgeons, across disciplines, in a state-of-the-art environment, with the best equipment available.Learn more