University of Stellenbosch: Ranking & Review

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South Africa
Top 3%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment27,500
Academic CalendarSemesters


Local students$3,750$3,750
International students$3,750$3,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative namesUniversiteit Stellenbosch
MottoPectora roborant cultus recti
Sound learning strengthens the spirit
AccreditationDepartment of Higher Education and Training, South Africa
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of African Universities AAU
Universities South Africa USA
Cape Higher Education Consortium CHEC
National Association of Distance Education and Open Learning in South Africa NADEOSA
Academic structureFaculty of AgriSciences
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Theology
Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Faculty of Health Sciences
Business School
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Total FTE staff2,250
Student/staff ratio12
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressPrivate Bag X1, Matieland
Stellenbosch, Western Cape, 7602
South Africa
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+27 (21) 808 9111
Fax+27 (21) 808 3800

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