Welcome to Stellenbosch University

Our research institutes, centres and facilities


The following research centres, bureaus, institutes and facilities are part of the Faculty of Science:​

​Research Centres, Bureaus and Institutes

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African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS)​Prof Barry Green​+27 21 787 9320Send e-mail
Centre for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology​Prof Hugh Patterton​+27 21 808 2774Send e-mail
​​DSI-NRF Centre of Excellence for Invasion Biology (CIB)​Prof Dave Richardson​+27 21 808 3711Send e-mail
Laser Research Institute​Dr Pieter Neethling​+27 21 808 3365​Send e-mail
South African Centre for Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis (SACEMA)
​Prof Juliet Pulliam​+27 21 808 2786Send e-mail
Stellenbosch University Water Institute​Prof Gideon Wolfaardt​+27 21 808 3039Send e-mail

Our Facilities 

​Faculty Facilities

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Animal Facility

Animal Ethics

​Ms Judith Farao​+27 21 808 3631Send e-mail
Central Analytical Facilities (CAF)​Prof Gary Stevens​+27 21 808 3127Send e-mail
Mechanical Workshop​+27 21 808 3235

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Request for services

NARGA (Computer User's Centre)​Ms Ilse de Kock​+27 21 808 2682Send e-mail