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Welcome to Stellenbosch University

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​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.​​​​


PROGRAMME OFFERING​

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

Blended learning programmes offered via our telematic platform are indicated with an asterisk (*).

closing dates

 International      South Africa​​​

​​​​Programm​e​​
​​​Department
​Closing date
​​​Closing date 

Postgraduate diploma programmes

PGD (Higher Education in Teaching and Learning)
​Curriculum Studies​
​​​30 Sept 2022

​​30 Sept 2022

bachelor of education honours programmes

BEdHons (Curriculum Inquiry)*
​​​Curriculum Studies
​31 Aug 2022
​30 Oct 2022
BEdHons (Education Development and Democracy)​* ​Education Policy Studies
31 Aug 2022
​​​30 Sept 2022
BEdHons (Educational Suppo​rt)*​
Educational Psychology
​30 June 2022
​31 July 2022
​​BEdHons (Foundation Phase Education)*​ Curriculum Studies
​31 July 2022

31 Aug 2022
BEdHons (Language Education)*​​
​Curriculum Studies
​31 Aug 2022
30 Oct 2022

MASTER'S programmes

​​​​ ​​Master of Education (​M​Ed)
​MEd (Curriculum Studies)
     Research option
     Structured opti​on
​​Curriculum Studies
​30 Sept 2022
30 Sept 2022
​MEd (Educational Policy Studies)
​​Education Policy Studies
​​30 Sept 2022
30 Sept 2022
​MEd (Educational Support)
     Research option
     Structured option
Educational Psychology

30 Sept 2022
Not offered for 2023-intake

30 Sept 2022
Not offered for 2023-intake
MEd (Psych) ​Educational Psychology ​30 June 2022 ​30 June 2022
​​ ​​​​Master of Philosophy (M​Phil)
​MPhil (Higher Education Studies) (Structured)
Curriculum Studies
30 Sept 2022
​30 Sept 2022
MPhil (Lifelong Learning)
Curriculum Studies
​30 Sept 2022
30 Sept 2022
MPhil (Research)
​Curriculum Studies
​​Consult the department directly

doctoral programmes

PhD (Comparative Education)
​Education Policy Studies
31 Mar 2023 31 Mar 2023
​PhD (Curriculum Studies)
​​​Curriculum Studies
31 Mar 2023
31 Mar 2023
PhD (Educational Psychology)
​Educational Psychology
31 Mar 2023
31 Mar 2023
​PhD (Educational Support)
​​Educational Psychology
31 Mar 2023
31 Mar 2023
PhD (Education and Training for Lifelong Learning)
​Curriculum Studies
​30 ​Sept 2022
​30 Sept 2022
​PhD (Education Management)
Education Policy Studies
30 ​Sept 2022
30 ​Sept 2022​​
PhD (Education Policy Studies)
​Education Policy Studies
30 ​Sept 2022
30​ ​Sept 2022
PhD (Environmental Education)
Curriculum Studies
31 M​ar 2023
31 Mar 2023
PhD (Higher Education)
Curriculum Studies​
​30 Sept 2022
30 Sept 2022
PhD (History of Education)
Curriculum Studies​
31 M​ar 2023
31 M​ar 2023
PhD (Language Education)
​Curriculum Studies​​
31 M​ar 2023
31 M​ar 2023
PhD (Philosophy of Education​)
Education Policy Studies
​30 Sept 2022
​30 S​ept 2022
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Application Process