|Knowledge for Quality Health Services
|Prof. Peter Mbati
|Year of establishment
|Molotlegi Street, Ga-Rankuwa, Pretoria, Gauteng
|+27 12 521 4111
Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University
Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University (SMU) is a university in Pretoria North, Gauteng Province, South Africa. It was formed on 1 January 2015. Previously it was known as Medical University of South Africa (MEDUNSA) and later as a campus of the University of Limpopo.
To be the benchmark institution providing holistic health sciences education that meets the health needs of the individual, the family, the community, and the population.
Provide high-quality primary health care-oriented health sciences research, education and services.
Deploy educational approaches that include evidence-based methods for curriculum development and delivery that are rooted in the community.
Promote interdisciplinary research, education and skills training that recognizes the cross-disciplinary nature of the holistic health care provision.
Produce a cadre of health professionals with the transformative leadership capacity to identify, analyse and address the health needs of the individual, the family, the community and the population.
Create an environment that supports innovation and harness the power of new technologies to address the health needs of the community.
The Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University is a Public university located in Pretoria.
The Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University was founded in 2015.
The current president of Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University is Prof. Peter Mbati.
According to verified online sources, the Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University enrolls a total of 12600 students.
According to the main website, the Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University has a total student population of 6300 undergraduate students and 6300 graduate students.