Forestry & Wood Science
Welcome to Stellenbosch University


​​​​​​The Department of Forest and Wood Science, Stellenbosch University is the only higher educating institution in South Africa offering a Forestry University degree.  

This undergraduate (Bachelor's) programme leads to the Bachelor of Science in Forestry and Wood Sciences (BScFor) degree.  Within the programme there are two fields of study, namely:  Forestry and Natural Resource Sciences and Wood and Wood Products Sciences.

Download:  Forest Science and Wood Product Science full undergraduate curriculum (prospectus)


Application process

Prospective students can visit the following links for applications:

   Undergraduate studies:  http://www.matie​

   Postgraduate studies:

Bursary enquiries contact:  Ms Poppie Gordon (Tel: +27 21 808 3303)