Prospective international postgraduates

You want to conduct your Master, ​Doctoral or Post Doc project with us? Our degrees are by research. 

Have a look at our general postgraduate requirements and application processThis applies to all students wishing to do a research project at Earth Scien​ces. Ideally, as a first step consult our research page and contact the respective academic staff member, who works in your field of interest, to learn more about current opportunities. The staff member will also be able to assist with the application and registration process.

As an international student you have to additionally contact the Postgraduate Office​​ regarding aspects like e.g. the evaluation of your current degree.


Visit the university's Prospective Postgraduate website for more information on student life in Stellenbosch, study permits, transport and health and safety and the Stellenbosch University International Of​fice for questions related to international visitors.