The Vision

To develop exceptional fit-for-purpose medical laboratory scientists for South Africa through transformative and innovative education, underpinned by relevant world-class research.


The Mission

To strive for excellence in higher education by:  

  • Being a leading academic partner in strengthening health systems to become more equitable and responsive across all the services offered by pathology laboratories
  • Enhancing quality education in medical laboratory sciences to ensure proficient, capable and compassionate professionals 
  • Advancing research to support innovation, strengthen practice and inform policy
  • Inspiring graduates to become visionary leaders in their workplaces, communities and professions.