Amount payable on registration

The amount payable by date of registration is equal to the compulsory first instalment of study fees and, where applicable, the compulsory first instalment of Residence Fees. 

Compulsory first instalments payable by date of registration in 2021: 





First instalment on Tuition  Fees

R14 440

R10 530

R10 530

Plus: (Where applicable)

First instalment on Residence Fees

R14 600

R14 600

R14 600


R29 040

R25 130

R25 130


These amounts are not applicable to international students, with the exception of international students with valid permanent residency in South Africa and international students with refugee status - click here to be redirected to Stellenbosch University International's website.  

All international students, including Namibians, need to pay their study fees in full by date of registration. International students, making use of University’s residences have to pay at least R25 000 of the accommodation fees and at least R15 000 of the meals quota allowed for the year to be placed on the account (if placed in SU catering residence) by date of registration. 

All outstanding amounts of a previous year have to be settled before a student will be allowed to register for a following year.

Click here for more information about the amount payable by date of registration for 2021, as well as modes of payment.

Click here for more information regarding fees for 2021​.