Graduate School
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About Us

​​about.jpg​​The Graduate School of Arts and Social Sciences was established as a HOPE Project initiative at Stellenbosch University to strengthen and advance doctoral training and scholarship on the African continent.


Our vision is to promote Africa's next generation of academics, professionals and leaders.​


The mission of the Graduate School is to advance the quality, throughput and output of doctoral and postdoctoral training and research in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and related disciplines by promoting, co-ordinating and supporting full-time study and research.​