Which Universities Offer Paramedic Training In South Africa?

Certain universities offer a four-year Bachelor’s degree in Emergency Care (BTech). Graduates of this program are qualified as Advanced Life Support practitioners able to provide the highest level of pre-hospital emergency care available.

Universities Offering Paramedic Training

University of Johannesburg: National Diploma: Emergency Medical Care, B Tech: Emergency Medical Care, 4-year Bachelor: Emergency Medical Care.

Durban University of Technology (DUT): NDip: EMC, BTech: EMC, MTech: EMC

Nelson Mandela University (NMU): Bachelor of EMC

Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT): National Certificate: Emergency Care, National Diploma EMC, BTech: EMC, ECT

How To Apply

Studying paramedics in universities requires prospective students to apply like any other course. The application window is between April to September of every year.