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University of the Free State


The University of the Free State’s School of Medicine is a renowned institution that has consistently excelled since its establishment in the early 1970s. With a solid commitment to quality education and a focus on producing exceptional medical professionals, it enjoys national and international recognition for its outstanding training programs. Looking ahead, the school is dedicated to further improving its student and staff demographics, income generation, short course offerings, research productivity, partnerships, and management practices.

Situated primarily in the impressive Francois Retief Building, the school provides a dynamic and innovative environment for both learning and working. Its faculty members are celebrated for their research contributions, academic profiles, and clinical training expertise.

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Programs Offered

Medicine and Nursing



Biological Sciences


Department of Higher Education and Training
Association of Commonwealth Universities
International Association of Universities
European Foundation for Management Development

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