Language support

All course modules are presented in both Afrikaans and English, up to the end of the fourth year of study. Specifically:

  • All first year lectures are presented in parallel Afrikaans and English class sessions.
  • Second year module will be presented in parallel medium where the class sizes justifies it.
  • Third year modules are¬†presented in English with a summary in Afrikaans.
  • Fourth year modules are presented in English only.

Special language skills modules are offered for those students who do not perform well enough in the academic literacy tests. However, all test and exam papers and also all assignments are set in both Afrikaans and English and students are free to write any paper or assignment in either Afrikaans or English and also to communicate with lecturers in either language.


Term Dates 2018

Please click here for a detailed academic calendar.

Undergraduate

30 June: Applications close for all other undergraduate programmes.
30 June: Residence applications close.
31 August: Applications for Stellenbosch University financial assistance close.
30 November: Applications for NSFAS bursaries close.

Postgraduate

Engineering faculty application closure dates for postgraduate studies: click here


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