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VISION AND MISSION

Exercise Science and Sports Medicine is a Discipline within the Division Of Physiological Sciences, in the Department of Human Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Cape Town. We train postgraduate students in Biokinetics, Exercise Science and Sport and Exercise Medicine. Our world class research contributes to the UCT-accredited Health through Physical Activity, Lifestyle and Sport Research Centre.

VISION

An active, healthy and winning nation through science.

MISSION STATEMENT

The Discipline of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine exists as a centre of excellence for promoting a healthy, active lifestyle and optimal physical performance, through research, innovation, teaching, training, and clinical services.