Medical Scholarships to Cuba: Department of Health EC

Medical Scholarships to Cuba: Department of Health EC


  • Certified copy of Grade 12 Certificate or transcripts and academic record.
  • Candidates must have meet University entrance requirements and possess Academic Achievement Level on Physical Science, Maths, Life Science and English.
  • Recent laboratory results of the following tests: HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis A,B,C, (Tests done through National Health Laboratory Services and presented in english)
  • Completed serological testing for Hepatitis B comprises the following:
  1. Hepatitis B Antigen (HBsAG)
  2. Hepatitis B antibody( Anti-BBc)
  3. IgM antibody to HBc (IgM anti-HBc)-note IgM antibodies arise in acute infection.
  • No vaccination should be done unless advised by the medical doctor
  • TB
  • Pregnancy Test
  • A full report of medical examination
  • A full report from a  psychologist / social worker /  qualified counsellor
  • Pass or proof of application
  • Police clearance Certificate or original application forms with proof of payment, ID and original fingerprints
  •  10 passport size photos
  • Certified copy of birth certificate
  • Socio-economic report which must contain the following:
  • A combined family income
  • Number of family members supported by the income and any other information that might be assistance,    incidents in upbringing that might affect his/her studies in Cuba.

Candidates must be less than 30 years of age before 31 December 2014 and must be medically fit to study medicine.

How to Apply
Alfred Ndzo: Kokstad
Mrs Bobo (083 666 1053)
Amathole: East London
Ms. N. Gqamane (082 958 6387)
Cacadu: Port Elizabeth
Mr. Feni (083 439 4229)
Chris Hani: Queenstown
Mrs. P. Shweni ( 072 713 5666)
Joe Gqabi: Aliwal North
Mr. Kometsi (078 760 8222)
OR Tambo: Mthatha
Mr. Duntsula (073 160 9186)
PE Metro: PE & Uitenhage
Ms Dubase (084 457 7488)
Buffalo City: EL
Ms. N. Zibi (083 520 6910)
For further details do not hesitate to contact Mr. Msimeleli Ngapho (HRD Manager) at 0833 780 424 OR 040-608 9670 / 1 / 2 / 5 or 040-608 9734 / 5
Closing Date: 31 March 2014

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