Vision & Mission


A competent, committed, vibrant and globally recognised Faculty of Health Sciences provides excellence in teaching, learning, research and
community engagement.


The vision of the Faculty will be achieved through:
  • Discovering a wealth of knowledge within the domain of Health Sciences through rigorous scientific learning and research which is socially and ethically relevant.
  • Preparing future skilled health professionals for service and life-long learning through innovative curricula and individualised quality education experiences.
  • Strengthening health services to improve the health of people living in the Eastern Cape, South Africa and the international community.
  • Generating financial and material resources to enhance its sustainability.

Our transformative values:

  • Excellence
  • Equity
  • Innovation
  • Transformation