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Enrolment at Stellenbosch Uni​​versity


Admission to Stellenbosch University is subject to a formal application being approved by the respective department.


Registration normally takes place in January of each year, with some Master's and doctoral programmes permitting second semester registrations in July of the academic year. 

All students must ensure that they adhere to all requirements before commencing with registration and present the following supporting documentation upon arrival:

  • Proof of payment/ funding;
  • Proof of admission letter (issued by the responsible faculty/departmental administrator);
  • Proof of original academic transcripts and accompanying degree certificates (excluding qualifications previously or currently obtained from Stellenbosch University).