University of Stellenbosch Faculty of Engineering
The Faculty of Engineering is one of Stellenbosch University’s flagship faculties and is one of South Africa’s major producers of top quality engineers. The world-class engineers we produce contribute to the economic development of the country and improves citizens’ quality of life.
In addition, our outstanding research and consulting services add value to industry, and substantially supplement our funding streams.
There are approximately 4 000 engineering students, of whom approximately 3 000 are undergraduate and 1 000 postgraduate.
The Faculty was established in 1944 and is housed in a large complex of buildings with modern facilities.
Academic Programme Administration for the Faculty of Engineering
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Also note Stellenbosch University has a brand new Admissions Policy. Please familiarise yourself with the content.
To study at Stellenbosch University you are required to:
- South African school system: Have obtained a National Senior Certificate (NSC) as certified by Umalusi with admission to Bachelor’s degree studies, which means that you must obtain a mark of at least 50% in each of four school subjects.
- International school system: Final school results from International Curriculum (Cambridge International, International Baccalaureate, etc.), including School of Tomorrow. Click here for the minimum requirements for international curriculums. (A-levels, AS-levels, IB diploma and GCSE/IGCSE/O-levels)
- Have written the National Benchmark Tests (NBTs). Please note that when you apply for a programme in the faculty of Law and of Medicine and Health Sciences, the NBT’s need to be written before 30 June if you want to be considered for selection.
- Also meet further requirements specific to the programme(s) of your choice as set out in the programme outlines under the various faculties