Bachelor of Health Sciences in Sport and Exercise Sciences

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Faculty Website:   Faculty of Health Sciences
Department: Department of Sport and Movement Studies
Programme Level: Undergraduate
Programme Name: Bachelor of Health Sciences in Sport and Exercise Sciences
Programme Code: B9SE1Q

Medium of Facilitation: Full-Time
NQF Level: 7
NQF Credits: 360
SAQA: 110485

Application Start Date: 1 April 2024
Application End Date: 31 October 2024

Campus: Doornfontein

Contacts: UJ Call Centre 011 559-4555

Duration of Study: 3 Years

Programme Fees


The purpose of this qualification is to develop competent sport and exercise scientists to ensure that the identification, development and performance of athletes are carried out professionally, effectively with a scientific background and an ethical approach.

Career Opportunities

Sport Scientist, Sport Coach, Fitness Instructor, Health and Life Style Instructor or Consultant, Performance Analyst.

Admission Requirements

Minimum APS of 27 with Mathematics and minimum APS of 28 with Mathematical Literacy. English 5 (60%+), Mathematics 3 (40%+), Mathematical Literacy 4 (50%+) and Life Sciences 4 (50%+) *Additional subject 1, 2 must be minimum 4 (50%+) and subject 3 must be minimum 3 (40%+).

Selection Process

Selection will be based on academic merit.

More Information
Extended BSc in Life and Environmental Sciences (Zoology and Chemistry)

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