Stellenbosch University Application for 2021: The Stellenbosch University is amongst South Africa’s leading tertiary institutions based on research output, student pass rates and rated scientists, and is recognised internationally as an academic institution of excellence. It boasts the highest weighted research output per full-time academic staff member of all South African universities and the second-highest number of scientists in South Africa who have been rated by the National Research Foundation (NRF). It also has the highest student success rate in the country.
Step 1: Before you apply
Make sure that you understand the University’s Admission Policy, and the admission and selection criteria of the different faculties before you apply. The policy, criteria and guidelines are available at the Undergraduate Prospective Student website at www.maties.com, or you can contact our Client Service on +27 21 808 9111 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For postgraduate studies, please visit the Prospective Postgraduate Student website at www.sun.ac.za/pgstudies .
Step 2: Take note of the application dates
Undergraduate dates for all students, including international students:
|1 March:||Applications open for all programmes and residences.|
|1 April:||Applications open for financial assistance at Stellenbosch University.|
|30 June:||Applications close for all undergraduate programmes as well as for residence.|
|31 August:||Applications close for Stellenbosch University financial assistance.|
|1 September:||Applications open for NSFAS bursaries on http://www.nsfas.org.za/content/ .|
|30 November:||Applications close for NSFAS bursaries.|
|20 February 2021:||Applications close for Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Public Accountability (Telematic Education).|
Please note that no late applications will be considered.
Postgraduate closing dates for all students:
Visit the Prospective Postgraduate Student website (www.sun.ac.za/pgstudies) for a list of the closing dates of all the postgraduate programmes.