Apply Now to Study At Stellenbosch University In 2025

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Do you want to further your studies? Looking for an institution that offers academic excellence? Direct your eyes to Stellenbosch University where applications are now open!

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Application's to study at Stellenbosch University are open now! It isn't easy to get into university so it is good to apply early.

If you think you qualify for NSFAS funding you can use that at Stellenbosch University - but apply for your university place now. The application for NSFAS funding will only happen later in the year.

Not only will attending Stellenbosch University afford you with high quality education and resources, but it also has a picturesque and vibrant setting.

Student culture is important at Stellenbosch where they aim to deliver vibrant student communities. SU is known as a residential campus with an active residential life, which makes residence placement sough-after among students. 

SU has ten faculties:

  1. Agriculture Sciences
  2. Economic and Management Sciences
  3. Medicine and Health Sciences
  4. Engineering
  5. Military Sciences
  6. Arts and Social Sciences
  7. Science
  8. Education
  9. Law
  10. Theology

The University of Stellenbosch has 5 main campuses:

  • Main Campus found in Stellenbosch
  • Medicine and Health Sciences Campus found in Tygerberg
  • Military Sciences Campus based in Saldanha 
  • Economic and Management Sciences Campus  located in Bellville Park
  • Ukwanda Rural Clinic School found in Worcester

How to Apply to Stellenbosch University

  1. Explore your options. For more information on the courses SU offers, click here.
  2. Take note of the closing dates for applications. Find them below. 
  3. Select your programme.
  4. Start your application. Click here to start your application
  5. Make sure you upload all your required documents. 
    • Final grade 11/12 results (if applicable, academic transcript)
    • Signed contract 
    • Proof of application fee payment (R100)
    • Non-SA citizens need to provide proof of permanent residence
    • Students with disabilities need to provide a student support form found here
    • Some faculties require additional specific documents
  6. Write the National Benchmark Test (All about the National Benchmark Tests NBTs)
  7. Monitor your application status here
  8. Apply for financial support

How To Track Your Stellenbosch University Application

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Financing Your Stellenbosch University Fees

Application Closing Dates

31 July:  Applications close for all undergraduate programmes.

31 July:  Residence applications close.

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