Prospective postgraduates

Postgraduate administrator: Mrs Amanda de Wet (Tel: +21 808 4404 | Email: amandadw@sun.ac.za)

The department offers the full range of postgraduate programmes, namely:

• Master of Engineering (Structured) leading to the MEng (Structured) degree. (Excluding Water, Structures, Construction Engineering  and Management)
• Master of Engineering (Research) – leading to the MEng (Research) degree
• Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering) – leading to the PhD degree
• Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering- Leading to the PDE qualification
• The degree of Doctor of Engineering the D Eng degree

While most of our postgraduate students continue directly from our undergraduate programme, the department boasts a good number of students from other South African universities as well as international students. In fact, approximately one-quarter of our postgraduate student body are not South African citizens. The composition of the postgraduate student body is shown in this document: Registered Postgraduate Students Charts 2018

You can also find relevant information in our Postgraduate brochure: 2018 PG Brochure


Admission model and requirements:
Postgraduate studies admission model
Faculty of Engineering requirements

South African students:
Application form 2019
Electronic application (compulsory to complete electronic application)

Foreign students:
Postgraduate and International Office
Electronic application

Special students:
Students from another university wishing to attend a postgraduate course at Stellenbosch University are called special students. To apply, please complete this form
For cost and submission instructions please contact:
Nicole Hartzenburg (Tel: +27 21 808 4835 | Email: nicolepa@sun.ac.za ) or
Mrs A de Wet (Tel: +27 21 808 4404 | Email: amandadw@sun.ac.za)

General:
The maximum period of enrollment: See section 8 in Postgraduate Brochure
Preparatory studies for candidates with a B Tech qualification: See section 4 in 2018 PG brochure

Tuition fees for South African Students: See section 8 in Postgraduate Brochure
Tuition fees for Foreign Students:
Please contact Ms Sue-Vickey Brandt, e-mail:  brandt@sun.ac.za at the International office for information regarding fees.

Funding and Bursaries for postgraduate studies:
General postgraduate student funding:

Contacts person: Ms C Swartz
Email: cswartz@sun.ac.za

Aurecon Bursary

SANCOLD Scholarship

NRF Masters and Doctoral Scholarships for Full-time Studies (2019)

 

Application form

Submit with qualification certificate/s, study record, short CV, study overview (module selection): Mrs A de Wet – Tel: +27 21 808 4404, Faks: +27 21-808 4947, Email: amandadw@sun.ac.za


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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