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Tygerberg Doctoral Office Support - PhD Registration Options


OPTION B: Immediate registration – Review to follow within 6 months

Applicants who require a visa letter or proof of registration for funding purposes benefit most from this option.

Please email the documents AND submit hard copies of the following to the Doctoral Office:

  1. Completed FORM A1
  2. Approval from the relevant Head of Department/Division/Centre supporting the application
  3. Curriculum vitae of applicant and external supervisor(s)
  4. A completed and signed Stellenbosch University Postgraduate Application form (Please note that this is NOT FORM A1)
  5. Proof of payment of R100-00 application fee (not applicable to international students who are required to pay annual fees before they may be registered)
  6. Certified copy of the passport for international students
  7. MoU and

  8. The completed and signed Non-Disclosure Agreement

Remember that the Review is to be conducted within SIX (6) months from date of registration. Details of the review process can be obtained from The Doctoral Office.​