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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.​

Please note: Applications finalised after the relevant programme's closing date for the January 2023-intake, will be considered for the July 2023-intake where possible.​​

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closing dates​

January 2023-​INTAKE​:

 International      South Africa

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

Postgraduate diploma programmes

PGD (Intellectual Property Law)
​​​31 Oct 2022
​31 Oct 2022
PGD (Public Procurement Policy and Regulation)
​​​30 Sept 2022
30 Sept 2022
PGD (Tax Law)
Only offered every second year
​Not offered for 2023-intake​​​
New intake: 2024

master of laws programmes


LLM by Coursework: ​​​​
​​Alternative Dispute Resolution
​​​​​General LLM
​​​Intellectual Property Law
International Trade Law
Labour Law
Public Procurement Policy and Regulation
(professional LLM programme)​


30 Oct 2022
30 Oct 2022
30 Oct 2022​ 
30 Oct 2022​
30 Oct 2022
30 Sept 2022

30 Oct 2022
30 Oct2022
30 Oct 2022
30 Oct 2022
30 Oct 2022
30 Sept 2022​
LLM by Research:
​​Mercantile Law
Private Law
Public Law

30 Oct 2022
30 O​ct 2022
30 O​ct 2022

30 Oct 2022
30 Oct 2022
​​30 Oct 2022

doctor of laws programmes



​Mercantile Law
​Private Law
​Public Law
30 Oct 2022
30 Oct 2022
30 Oct 2022
​​30 Oct 2022
30 Oct 2022
​​30 Oct​ 2022

JULY 2023-INTAKE​:​

 International      South Africa

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

MASTER OF LAWS programmes


LLM by Coursework: ​​​​
​​Alternative Dispute Resolution​​​
​​​​​General LLM 
​​​Intellectual Property Law
International Trade Law
Labour Law

31 Mar 2023
31 Mar 2023
31 Mar 2023
31 Mar 2023
31 Mar 2023
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31 Mar 2023
31 Mar 2023
31 Mar 2023
31 Mar 2023
31 Mar 2023​

Application Process