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Welcome to Stellenbosch University

Postgraduate Studies​​

      SCHOOL FOR DATA SCIENCE and
      computational thinking


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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​PROGRAMME ​OFFERING AND ASSOCIATED CLOSING DATES

As a postgraduate candidate, a maximum of three programmes is permitted upon application. P​lease ensure that you meet the minimum admission requirements for all your programmes of interest.

Your application for admission to a postgraduate degree programme will ONLY be processed once you have submitted a completed application form and uploaded all your supporting documents before the programme's closing date.

Thereafter, the Central Application Office will review your application and verify that your documentation is​ correct. Click he​re ​to view the presentation of academic qualifications and supporting documentation.​​​​​

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PROGRAMME OFFERING

​​Clicking on the ​hyperlinks within the table below ​enables you to view the programme's information.


CLOSING DATES

 International      South Africa​​​

​​​​Programm​e​​
​​Contact details
 ​Closing date
​​​Closing date 

​​Economic and Management sciences

BComHons (Mathematical Statistics: Focus on Data Science)
Prof Paul Mostert​
30 September
​31 October​

ENGINEERING

PGD (Industrial Engineering)
(Focus: Data Science)

Prof Andries Engelbrecht
30 September
​01 December

MEng (Industrial Engineering)
(Focus: Data Science)

Prof Andries Engelbrecht
30 September
01 December

​​MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIEN​​CES

MSc (Biostatistics)
Prof Taryn Young
​31 August
​30 September
MSc (Clinical Epidemiology)
Prof Taryn Young
​​​31 August
​​30 September
MSc (Epidemiology)
Prof Taryn Young
​​​31 August
30 September
PhD (Epidemiology)
Prof Taryn Young
​​Consult the Doctoral Office directly

SCIEN​​CE

Prof Hugh Patterton
31 October
31 October
BScHons (Computer Science) 
- with a stream in Data Science
Department of Computer Science​​
31 October
31 October
MSc (Bioinformatics and
Computational Biology)

Prof Hugh Patterton
31 October
31 October
MSc (Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence)​
​Dr Willie Brink
31 October
31 October
PhD (Bioinformatics and
Computational Biology)​

Prof Hugh Patterton
Consult the department directly



Application Process