* estimated; subject to approval of budget by end of 2017.
These amounts are not applicable to international students, with the exception of international students with valid permanent residency in South Africa and international students with refugee status - click here to be redirected to the website of Stellenbosch University International.
Below follows a representative sample of the University's instructional programmes along with the estimated study fees of each, per annum, as applicable in 2018. These figures are simply meant as a rough indication of the cost of tuition. For a more accurate indication of the cost, please refer to the relevant tables in the Calendar 2018, Part 3 (available later). You can request a quote - see the link above the table.
Please note that study-related additional costs as for materials and laboratory fees and travelling expenses, calculated according to the amounts of 2017 with the annual increase, are included in the amounts listed below; departments may alter these based on academic need. Estimates for text books (refer to the academic departments), membership dues for academic and registered societies (R50 - R200), PSO fees for private students (R321) and parking fees are excluded.
For more detailed information on study fees cost, consult the full version of the Calendar 2018, Part 3 (available later), which indicates undergraduate and postgraduate fees and study-related additional fees per module. The study fees and related costs of most postgraduate programmes are also indicated per module in the Calendar 2018, Part 3 (available later). The estimated cost of a selection of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes also appears as fees per programme per year in the Calendar 2018, Part 3 (available later).
An abbreviated version of the Calendar 2018, Part 3 (available later), (excluding study-related additional fees per module) can also be requested from The Enquiries Desk, Administration Building A, Ryneveld Street, Stellenbosch, tel: +27 21 808-9111.
Request a more detailed Provisional Statement of Fees / Quotation (Undergraduate and Postgraduate, all years of registration)
Estimated amount in 2018 for 1st year of Undergraduate study (unless stated otherwise)
|BA (Law)||R47 564|
|BA Visual Arts ||R38 915|
|B Drama and Theatre Studies||R38 385|
|BMus ||R43 558|
|BEd (Intermediate Phase)|
BEd (Foundation Phase)
|BSc Agric||R44 180|
|BSc Food Science||R47 154|
|BSc Forestry & Wood Science, |
1st - 3rd year, per year
|BSc Forestry & Wood Science, 4th year||R52 917|
|BTh ||R37 904|
|BDiv ||R42 089|
|LLB (Undergraduate) ||R46 628|
|LLB (Postgraduate, 2nd B degree), 1st of 2-yr||R42 502|
|LLB (Postgraduate, 2nd B degree), 1st of 3-yr||R50 452|
|BCom ||R40 799|
|BCom (Actuarial Science)||R60 817|
|BCom (with Law subjects)||R49 319|
|BAcc I | BAcc II||R44 715 | R46 485|
|BAcc III||R47 413|
|BEng ||R55 296|
|BSc in Physiotherapy ||R45 590|
|BSc in Dietetics||R46 059|
|B of Occupational Therapy||R46 999|
|B in Speech-Language and|
|MB ChB I||R61 542|
|MB ChB II||R59 117|
|MB ChB III||R60 496|
|MB ChB IV||R53 677|
|MB ChB V||R75 641|
|MB ChB VI||R59 910|
Click here for a PDF document with estimated study fees for 2018