Earth Sciences
Welcome to Stellenbosch University

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcom​e to the Department of Earth Sciences


 Studying Earth ​Sciences at SU?

​Are ​​you interested in Earth Sciences? 
Learn more about Earth Sciences - Studying Earth Sciences? - Job perspectives? more                  
Check in the 'Student​'​ section what it is about & how to apply.     

Recent news from the department

Contribution to the GSSA bulletin - click here

Preparations for the Wintercruise to the Southern Ocean on the SA Agulhas II
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​Please see SABC interview:

Special lecture 16 Sept, 16.00

MSA Career information, 17 Sept, 12.30
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130 grade 6  pupils learn about climate change at ES
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On the 27 August Sunvalley Primary school attended a lectuer on climate change at the department and engaged in lively discussions with the environmental researchers. Read more...

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Don't miss the video our honours students made about their year and the honours tour:

 Earth Sciences

Find job-adds on Earthworks​​
​Check for bursaries on the 'opportunities' page
Events & Notices:

New student initiative:
The Geode​- a departmental newspaper Issue 2
Wednesday seminar
18 Sept 13.00-13.50
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​2018 publicaton list click here


2017 publication list​​