Dean Street, UFS, Bloemfontein, 9301, South Africa


FARMOVS is a South African specialty full service clinical research organization that conducts ICHGCP compliant Phase I to III clinical trials. Our competitive advantage is its wealth of bioequivalence and Phase I experience and expertise, patient recruitment success and a well-established clinical research facility with the only on-site ISO 15189 accredited clinical laboratory and GLP certified bioanalytical laboratory on the African continent.

For the past 47 years, FARMOVS has successfully managed and conducted more than 3,000 clinical trials for clients across the globe, ranging from small biotech firms to the largest pharmaceutical companies. We have an excellent regulatory inspection history and long-standing relationships with our clients.

We can offer standalone services that can be integrated into your existing service solution. As a result of this responsive and flexible approach to research, our clients accomplish their goals much faster than anticipated. Our clinical research services includes bioanalytical research, clinical research, an in-house pharmacy, a depot, SMO, recruitment, project management, medical writing, a regulatory service, quality assurance, quality management, a logistical service and international sample handling, on-site archiving and secure document destruction.

We are a team of experts dedicated to your journey to market.


To create a sustainable Clinical Research Hub in central South Africa that will pursue delivery of quality research knowledge for the region, continent and globe to benefit patients today and in the future.


Unite Academic and Therapeutic Leadership with Clinical Research and Business Management Expertise


We believe the world will be a healthier place if the journey between science and new treatments are made simpler.

Mission Objectives

Sustainable business model

Research at UFS Faculty of Health Science

Optimize Patient Benefit from Clinical Trials

National Contributor to Clinical Research

Contribute to UFS’s Academic Outputs


People FocusPeople are the center of everything we do. We strive to make a positive impact on the health of patients today, for tomorrow, one patient at a time

CommitmentWe are committed to make a difference, to always be reliable; to find solutions, to empower people and to be focused on inclusivity

Integrity and HonestyThrough a culture of accountability, we do what’s right and demand honesty

QualityFARMOVS aims to ensure the quality and integrity of the data and protect subject safety