* estimated; subject to approval of budget by end of 2020.
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 2020. These figures are simply meant as an estimate indication of the cost of study. For a more accurate indication of the cost, please compile a quote - see the link above the table below.
Please note that study-related additional costs, known as Module costs and Program costs (materials and laboratory fees and travelling expenses), calculated according to the amounts of 2020 with the annual increase, are included in the amounts listed below; departments may alter these based on academic need. Estimates for text books (enquire at the academic departments), membership dues for academic and registered societies (R20 - R5 671), PSO fees for private students (R371), House fees for students in residences (R638) and parking fees are excluded.
For more detailed information on study fees, consult the Calendar 2021, Part 3, Student Fees, which indicates the estimated cost of a selection of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
A copy of the Calendar is available online.
Request a more detailed Provisional Statement of Fees / Quotation (Undergraduate and Postgraduate, all years of registration)
Estimated amount in 2021 for 1st year of Undergraduate study (unless stated otherwise)
|BA in Human Resource Management||R48
|BA in Development and Environment||R48
|BA in Visual Arts ||R43
|BA in Socio Informatics, Opt 2||R42
|BA in Sport Science||R46
|BA in Drama and Theatre Studies||R44
|B of Music (BMus) ||R48
|B in Social Work||R45
|BEd (Intermediate Phase Education)|
BEd (Foundation Phase Education)
|BSc in Earth Sciences||R60
|BSc in Human Life Sciences||R56
|BScAgric in Grapevine and Wine Sciences||R53
|BAgric in Agricultural Business Management||R47
|BSc in Food Science||R53
|BSc in Forestry and Wood Science||R47
|BTh (Bachelor of Theology - Youth Work)||R45
|BDiv (Bachelor of Divinity) ||R52
|LLB (Undergraduate) ||R54
|LLB (Postgraduate, 2nd B degree), 1st of 2-yr||R49
|LLB (Postgraduate, 2nd B degree), 1st of 3-yr||R56
|Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) ||R44
|BCom (Actuarial Science)||R69
|BCom (Industrial Psychology)||R50
|BCom (Mathematical Sciences)||R51
|Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) ||R64
|BSc in Physiotherapy ||R53
|BSc in Dietetics||R53
|Bachelor of Occupational Therapy||R55
|B achelor in Speech-Language and|
|Bachelor of Nursing and Midwifery||R48
|MB ChB I||R71
|MB ChB II||R71
|MB ChB III||R71
|MB ChB IV||R71
|MB ChB V||R87
|MB ChB VI||R68
Click here for a PDF document with estimated study fees for 2021