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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.

Virtual Open Day

Virtual Open Day:  Saturday, 17 April 2021

Are you interested in finding out how engineers go about applying science and technology in order to improve the world at large, or are you perhaps planning to pursue a career in engineering?

If so, do visit the Faculty of Engineering stall during Stellenbosch University's very first virtual (online) Open Day from 08:00 to 14:00 on Saturday, 17 April 2021.

Our Faculty's virtual Open Day will include an online chat function, online information sessions, video tours, as well as access to brochures and other important information (do keep an eye out for the FAQ documents).

Information with regards to the relevant web link will be shared a bit closer to the time, but you might want to register for this event in the meantime (click HERE).  Registration for the virtual Open Day is not compulsory, but by entering your details, you automatically subscribe to our Open Day newsletter - this means that you will receive plenty of useful information before the virtual Open Day takes place.

Please feel free to contact us if you require any additional information in this regard.

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Booking form closed: Parents of new First Year Engineering Students - please book your seat for the Welcoming of Parents by the Dean on Thursday, 4 March 2021.



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