4 years
Minimum requirements
Math/Math lit, English, Life Science or Physical Science and LO

The activities of a nurse include curative, preventative and rehabilitative healthcare for individuals, families and communities (the care of the ill, disabled and dying people). It encompasses autonomous and collaborative care of individuals of all ages, families, groups and communities, sick or well, and in all settings. 

Where you can study
  • University of Kwa-Zulu Natal
  • Walter Sisulu University
  • University of Limpopo
  • University of Pretoria
  • University of Free State
  • University of Cape Town
  • University of Johannesburg
  • University of Venda
  • Cape Peninsula University of Technology
  • University of Zululand
  • University of Witwatersrand
  • Durban University of Technology
Job opportunities
  • Hospitals (public & private)
  • Special Schools
  • Industries
  • Universities (lecturing)
  • Department of Correctional Services
  • Non-Government Organisations
  • Government Institutions (Old age homes)