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.

T​he Faculty was established in 1944 and is housed in a large complex of buildings with modern facilities.


Open Day Saturday 23 February 2019

If you are interested in Engineering as a career, or you are just curious how engineers go about applying science and technology in order to approve the world at large, you MUST visit the Faculty of Engineering any time between 08:30 to 16:00 during Stellenbosch University's Open Day which will be held on Saturday 23 February 2019.

The Faculty of Engineering will have lots of interesting and exciting exhibits and demonstrations presented by personnel and students of the five engineering departments.


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Stellenbosch University Open Day

February 23, 2019 - February 23, 2019
08:30 – 16:00

Engineering Departments