University Of Johannesburg Health Sciences

University Of Johannesburg Health Sciences, the Faculty offers learners a preferred experience; innovative methods of training with a focus on problem-based education complemented by appropriate facilities including a well-equipped dissection facility and laboratories. Our on site Health Training Centre ensures that students receive a wide-range of relevant experienc​e under the supervision of qualified practitioners, complemented by placements in relevant service rendering facilities.
Postgraduate studies form an important component of the Faculty’s activities. In collaboration with various partners, including but not exclusive to the National Research Foundation, Medical Research Council and World Health Orga​nisation, we strive to address key challenges relevant to the South African situation.

In keeping with our pursuit of excel​le​nce, we are constantly re-evaluating our approaches to teaching, learning and assessment. Programme reviews, external advisory committees and quality assurance initiatives are some examples of how we ensure that we remain leaders in our relevant fields.

Our Faculty is committed to community development and various programmes are involved in sustainable, social investment and community outreach programmes. Furthermore, our focus on life-long learning remains core from the day learners enter our programmes and throughout their professional careers.​​ ​

Faculty of Health Sciences Contacts

Faculty Administration:

Title Name Role Telephone Number Office No.
​Mrs Bathabile Vilakazi
Head: Faculty Administration ​​ ​+27  11 559 6234 ​​​5108E, John Orr Building, DFC
​Ms Raihaanah Pieterse​ Senior Faculty Officer: Postgraduate ​+27  11 559 6073 ​5108D, John Orr Building, DFC
​Mrs ​Deborah Makola Senior Faculty Officer: Exams ​+27  11 559 6706 ​5108C, John Orr Building, DFC
​​Dikeledi Dire Senior Faculty Officer: Undergaduates ​+27  11 559 6050 ​​5108C, John Orr Building, DFC
Ms Kgaugelo Lephadi ​Faculty Officer: Undergraduate BCur Nursing
BCur Nursing (BCU001)
BCur Nursing (BCU101)
NDip Somatology
BTech Somatology
BTech Podiatry
NDip Homoeopathy
BTech Homoeopathy
​+27 11 559 6223 ​5108C, John Orr Building, DFC


Elizabeth van der Berg

Faculty Officer
Post Basic Nursing
BCur ED Et Admin
FNHD-Further National Higher Diploma

+27 11 559 6704

5108C, John Orr Building, DFC
​Mr ​Theo Visser Faculty Officer
Bachelor in Optometry
NDip Sport Management
NDip Biomedical Technology
BTech Biomedical Technology
+27  11 559 6705 ​​5108C, John Orr Building, DFC
​Ms ​Pansy Masala Faculty Officer
Bachelor of Diagnostic Radiography(B9M01Q)
Bachelor of Nuclear Medicine Technology (B9M02Q)
Bachelor of Diagnostic Ultrasound(B9M03Q)
Bachelor of Radiation Therapy (B9M04Q)
BTech Diagnostic Radiography (523-1)
BTech Radiography Therapy (525-1)
+27  11 559 6707 5108C, John Orr Building, DFC
​Mrs ​Thobile Ngwenya Folaranmi Faculty Officer
BA Sport Communication
BA Sport Psychology
BA Sport Development
BA Hons in Biokinetics
BA Hons in Sport Psychology
BSc Hons in Sport Science
BA Hons in Sport Science
BCom Hons Sport Management
+27  11 559 6037 5108C, John Orr Building, DFC
​Ms ​Gugulakhe Ngcobo Faculty Officer: Undergraduates
NDip Environmental Health
NDip Chiropractic
BTech Environmental Health
BTech Chiropractic
NDip Emergency Medical Care
BTech Emergency Medical Care
BHS Emergency Medical Care
​+27  11 559 9210 ​5108C, John Orr Building, DFC
​Front Desk ​Reception: Faculty Assistant ​+27  11 559 6925 ​​5108C, John Orr Building, DFC

Faculty Marketing:

Title Name Role Tel Office No.
Mrs Nokuthula Hlabahlaba Marketing Coordinator +27 11 559 6356 7304D, John Orr Building, DFC

Faculty Short Learning Programme & Continuing Professional Development:

Title Name Role Tel Office No.
Mrs Deidre​ Guilo​ Manager +27  11 559 6235
+27  11 559 6075​
6109A, John Orr Building, DFC
​Mr ​Mduduzi Nzuza ​Administrative Assistant ​+27 11 559 6075 ​6108,  John Orr Building, DFC

Faculty Information​
Tel: +27  11 559 6925 ​