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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

We hope you've enjoyed Stellenbosch University's very first virtual (online) Open Day from 09:00 to 14:00 on Saturday, 17 April 2021.

The information shared during the virtual Open Day is available online until 31 July 2021 and it can be accessed by clicking HERE.  The link includes online information sessions, video tours, as well as access to FAQ documents, brochures and other important information.

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

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Winterweek 2021 will take place from 13-15 August 2021. Visit the Winterweek website and click on Learner Application Form (header) to register.

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