12 months
4391 USD/year
4391 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Master of Science in Medicine is offered at University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.


Key facts

The Master of Science in Medicine by coursework and research report from University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg is offered over 1 or 2 years in various fields.

Programme Structure

Offered in the fields of:

  • Bioethics and Health Law
  • Biokinetics
  • Biology and Control of African Disease Vectors
  • Child Health (Community Paediatrics)
  • Child Health (Neurodevelopment)
  • Clinical Governance
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Exposure Science
  • Genetic Counselling
  • Pharmaceutical Affairs
  • Clinical Pharmacy
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Science
  • Vaccinology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


190 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's diploma is required

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4391 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4391 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    4391 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4391 USD per year during 12 months.

R62 820

Living costs for Johannesburg

8434 - 12036 ZAR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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