Universiteit Stellenbosch

Universiteit Stellenbosch Ranking

country rank: 3
world rank: 569

University Overview

Universiteit Stellenbosch ranking (University of Stellenbosch) was founded in 1918 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the suburbs of Stellenbosch, Western Cape (population range of 50,000-249,999). Tygerberg, Bellville, and Saldanha are all places where this school maintains a branch campus. Universiteit Stellenbosch ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational South African higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Department of Higher Education and Training of South Africa. In a variety of fields of study, Universiteit Stellenbosch provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 102-year-old South African university maintains a rigorous admission criteria based on candidates’ previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services at Universiteit Stellenbosch.

Universiteit Stellenbosch Ranking

University Identity

Name Universiteit Stellenbosch
Founded 1918 Origins date back to 1866
Motto Pectora roborant cultus recti Sound learning strengthens the spirit

University Location

Address Private Bag X1, Matieland Stellenbosch 7602 Western Cape South Africa
Tel +27 (21) 808 9111
Fax +27 (21) 808 3800
Other locations Tygerberg, Bellville, Saldanha

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office International Office, Private Bax x1 Stellenbosch 7602 (21) 808 2566

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Association 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)

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