Economic and Management Sciences
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​​​​​The Faculty engages in research which advances knowledge in economic and management sciences and generates interdisciplinary collaboration within the Faculty and across the University, with practical application for business, industry and policy makers.

The Faculty takes pride in:​​

The Vice-Dean (Research) and the Faculty's research committee coordinate research support available to the Faculty's researchers. The University also supports researches in a number of ways through the Division for Research Development (DRD), Library and Information Services, and the Postgraduate Office.​

For information regarding the levels of financial and research support that are available, please click here.


Upcoming PhD oral defence:
Mrs Sandra du Plessis

Losing and regaining access to resources: The legitimacy of different conservation approaches in a transboundary protected area system

  • Date: Monday, 5 June 2023
  • Time: 11:00
  • Venue: Room 3111, Van Der Sterr Building
  • RSVP: Annali Maass

The PhD oral defence is open to the public.

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Upcoming PhD oral defence:
Mr Paul Gbahabo

Essays on the drivers and inclusive growth effects of structural change patterns in Africa

  • Date: Friday, 9 June 2023
  • Time: 11:00
  • Venue: Stellenbosch University Business School, Innovation Room
  • RSVP: Annali Maass

The PhD oral defence is open to the public.

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NFR-rated Researchers NFR-rated Researchers
All B, C and Y-Evaluated Researchers in the EMS Faculty
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Research ChairResearch Chair
Prof Servaas van der Berg
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Newly established Graduate School in EMS
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Research support provided by both the Faculty & the University
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