Welcome to Stellenbosch University's online application system for 2019

Step 1: Before you apply

Make sure that you understand the University’s Admission Policy, and the admission and selection criteria of the different faculties before you apply. The policy, criteria and guidelines are available at Undergraduate Prospective Student website at, or you can contact our Client Service on +27 21 808 9111 or For postgraduate studies, please visit the Prospective Postgraduate Student website at .

Step 2: Take note of the closing dates

Undergraduate closing dates for all students, including international students:
31 May: Applications close for the programme MB,ChB in the Faculty Medicine and Health Sciences.
30 June: Applications close for all other undergraduate programmes.
30 June: Residence applications close.
31 August: Applications for Stellenbosch University financial assistance close.

Postgraduate closing dates for all students:
Visit the Prospective Postgraduate Student website ( for a list of the closing dates of all the postgraduate programmes offered for the 2019 intake year.

Closing dates for financial assistance:
31 August: Applications close for Stellenbosch University financial assistance.
30 June:Applications close for NRF (National Research Foundation) funding.

Step 3: Click applicable button for application instructions