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 after the application has been finalised and all the correct supporting documentation has been uploaded before the programme's closing date. Click he​re​to view the presentation of academic qualifications and supporting documentation.​


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

Please note:​ There is no new intake for the Nursing programmes below. New programmes will be offered in 2022, subject to accreditation granted as per regulatory bodies.


 International      South Africa​​​

​​Associated Department
​Closing date
​​​Closing date 
PGD (Addiction Care)
​31 August
​30 September
​PGD (Disability and
Rehabilitation Studies

Global Health​
​31 August
​​​​30 September
PGD (Family Medicine)
Family and Emergency Medicine
​31 August
​​​30 September
​PGD (Health Care Management)
Global Health
​31 August
​30 September
PGD (Health Research Ethics)​
​Centre for Medical Ethics and Law
​​Not offered for 2022-intake
​PGD (Medical Toxicology)
​31 August
​30 September
PGD (Medicines Development)
​​Not offered for 2022-intake
​PGD in Nursing 

Clinical Programmes

Adult Critical Care Nursing
Advanced Midwifery and Neonatal Nursing
Advanced Psychiatric Nursing
Operating Theatre Nursing
Primary Care Nursing

Non-Clinical Programmes
Nursing Education
Nursing and Health Services Management​
Nursing and Midwifery
​31 October
​31 October
PGD (Occupational Medicine)​
Global Health
​31 August
​30 September
PGD (Rural Medicine)​
Ukwanda Centre for Rural Health
​​Consult the Centre directly
Application Process