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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.

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Dean's Division

Prof Wikus van Niekerk
Dean

Office: A209
Tel: +27 (0)21 808 4204

Prof Anton Basson
Vice-Dean
Teaching and Quality Assurance

Office: A214
Tel: +27 (0)21 808 4250

Prof Petrie Meyer
Vice-Dean
Research and Industry Liaison

Office: 413
Tel: +27 (0)21 808 4458