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Short Courses

​​Tygerberg International Summer & Winter​ School


This interdisciplinary health science opportunity will run for 5 days at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (FMHS), Stellenbosch University (SU). ​It will host an International gathering of researchers, practitioners, and students representing a wide range of health-related disciplines. Presentations and speakers will showcase innovative initiatives and research from Africa, and other global regions.


Health Sciences in an African Context

2024 Dates

24 ​- 28 June
Closing date: 29 March 2024

7-11 August
Closing date: 10 May 2024​

Location: Cape Town, South Africa

Course includes:

  • Courses in a state-of-the art facility
  • Lectures by accomplished experts and researchers
  • Team projects and Networking
  • A chance to explore the beautiful city of Cape Town and surrounding areas!

Who can attend:

  • Undergraduate students in any field who are interested in exploring health sciences
  • Medical and health sciences students seeking an educational opportunity in an exciting locale

Fees: ZAR16,820 / USD894​

  • Payments will be processed in South Africa Rand (ZAR). The American Dollar (USD) amount is provided for general guidance. Exact exchange rates fluctuate; please contact your banking institution for up-to-date information.
  • Fees include course materials, course participation, and lunch vouchers. 
  • Accommodation and meals will be the responsibility of the student. You may contact our office for recommended accommodation options.
  • You must complete payment of your registration fee to secure your place in the course.


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