Earth Sciences
Welcome to Stellenbosch University

Prospective undergraduates

​Our programme combines observational and field skills with the necessary scientific background. All courses aim to develop critical thinking and improve your problem-solving toolkit, essential skills to understand the earth as a system and its related processes. We also strive to develop team work and provide you with sound communication skills.

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Prospective postgraduates

Prospective external students should apply directly to the Department for admission to the postgraduate (MSc and PhD) programmes, through personal contact with the academic member of staff who is the prospective supervisor. Search the list of academic staff and their research interests.

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Prospective internationals

​You want to study a semester or full-time? or conduct your Bachelor, Master or Doctoral project with us? Ideally, contact your favorite academic staff member to learn more about current project opportunities. The departmental contact person will also be able to assist with the application and registration process.

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