As a creator of sustainable hope in Africa, Stellenbosch University aspires to create the kinds of conditions that will enable each student to acquire the attributes outlined below.

1. An Enquiring Mind

  • Lifelong learner

  • Critical and creative thinker

  • Exercises responsibility for learning and using knowledge

2. An Engaged Citizen

  • Leader and collaborator

  • Social entrepreneur

  • Effective in a diverse environment

3. A Dynamic Professional

  • Problem solver

  • Uses sustainable and effective technology

  • Innovative

4. A Well-rounded Individual

  • Exposed to cultural, intellectual and sporting life

  • Takes responsibility for own development

  • Takes informed and considered decisions.

To download the PDF-version of the Graduate Attributes, please click here.