The Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University has a proud history of achievement and we celebrate our successes as specialist and as an institution in Health sciences. For over 5 years, our outstanding academics have achieved a list of accolades and researchers in various fields are/were recognised for their contribution in the field. SMU students also continue to impress with stories of success academic, community engagement and research.
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The Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University is a Health Sciences institution focused on improving the quality of life in the communities of South Africa and the globe. Our Teaching, learning, community engagement and research focuses on pursuing innovative solutions to the world’s great challenges about health. SMU is the only health sciences university is the Southern Africa.
Our performance as a University in Africa and on the world stage continues to improve as we move closer to realising our goals of being global leaders in health sciences, in each of our spheres of teaching, learning and research.
Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University and Moses Kotane Municipality sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)
Dr Refilwe Mokgatlha – the first black female to qualify as a Prosthodontics Specialist at SMU – and one of the few black women in the country
Prof. Mathildah Mokgatle appointed as a new member of the National Health Research Committee by the Health Minister
Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University’s Dr Dikeledi Mokone, becomes the first African female Professor of Surgery in South Africa!
Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University and Anhui Medical University, China, sign a letter of intent
Prof Larry Obi is a C1 NRF rated researcher and a member of the Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) – (Re-rating)
The Dean of the School of Medicine at SMU Prof Nathaniel Mofolo attains a Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) from a UK based University
Engagement with DALRRD and ARC on the re-introduction of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Health at SMU
SMU’s Chief Financial Officer, Mr Eminos Manyawi, appointed as Member of Finance and Investment Committee of the Board of Universities South Africa (USAf)
Media Advisory Date: 23 May 2022 For Immediate Release The year 2019 was the last...