Clinical Associates

3 years
Minimum requirements
Maths, English, Life Science or Physical Science and LO

Clinical associates are healthcare providers found in South Africa. They assess patients, make diagnoses, prescribe treatment and perform minor surgery under the supervision of a physician. Registration with the Medical and Dentist-Council requires a Bachelor of Clinical Medical Practice degree.

Where you can study
  • University of Witwatersrand
  • University of Pretoria
  • Walter Sisulu University
Job opportunities
  • Hospitals (public & private)
  • Universities (lecturing)