Courses Offered at Nursing Colleges in South Africa

Nursing is the backbone of the healthcare industry in any country. By definition of Section 31 of the Nursing Act, a nurse supports, cares for, and treats a health care user to achieve and maintain health and live in dignity until death.



According to the South African Nursing Council Statistics, the nursing industry in South Africa is growing. Fast. In the last 10 years, there has been a 35% increase in registered nurses (across all three categories) — that is over 74 000 new nurses registered in South Africa since 2008.

Registered nurses have seen an increase of 31%, while enrolled nurses and enrolled nursing auxiliaries have seen increases of 71% and 15% respectively.

The following are the list of nursing college courses offered at the various institutions. Follow the link in order to get the details from each nursing college.

Durban University of Technology Nursing Courses

Nelson Mandela University Nursing Courses

Sefako Makgho Health Sciences University Nursing Courses

Tshwane University of Technology Nursing Courses

University of Cape Town Nursing Courses

University of Fort Hare Nursing Courses

University of Western Cape Nursing Courses

University of the Witwersrand Nursing Courses

Cape Peninsula University of Technology Nursing Courses

North-West University Nursing Courses

Stellenbosch University Nursing Courses

University of Johannesburg Nursing Courses

University of South Africa Nursing Courses

University of Zululand Nursing Courses

Walter Sisulu University Nursing Courses

University Kwazulu-Natal Nursing Courses

University of Free State Nursing Courses



Vaal University of Technology Nursing Courses

University of Limpopo Nursing Courses

CPUT School of Nursing Courses

University of Pretoria School of Nursing Science Courses

Chatsmed Candlelight Nursing School Courses

Clinix Health Medical Centre Nursing Courses

Emmanuel School of Nursing Courses

Future Nurses Nursing School Courses

Gem Auxilary Nursing School Courses

Gold Fields Nursing College Courses

Healthnicon Nursing College Courses

Helderberg Training Centre Courses

Hospice Association of Wits Nursing School Courses

Ithemba Nursing Academy Courses

Letjhabile LibaleleI Nursing School Courses

Life College of Learning Courses

Lunghile Nursing College Courses

Michaelmas College Courses

Netcare Education Courses

Nicole Nursing School Courses

Northern Cape Mediclinic Learning Centre Courses

St Ambrose Nursing School Courses

Thuto Bophelo Nursing School Courses

Tshwane Regional Mediclinic Learning Centre- Pretoria Courses

Ukwazi Nursing School Potchefstroom Campus Courses

Ukwazi Nursing School Roodeport Campus Courses

Vuka Ukhanye Nursing School Courses

University of Johannesburg Department of Nursing Courses

University of Free State School of Nursing Courses – Eastern Campus

Ithemba Nursing Academy Courses

Academy of nursing Education and Healthcare Training Courses

Bloemfontein Mediclinic Learning Centre Courses

Cape Region Mediclinic Learning Centre Courses

Lilitha College of Nurshing (Main Campus) Courses

All Saints Hospital Nursing School Courses

Andries Vosloo Hospital Nursing School Courses

Butterworth Hospital Nursing School Courses

Dora Nginza Hospital Nursing School Courses



Dr Malizo Mpehle Memorial Hospital Nursing School Courses