The historical oak-lined university town among the Boland Mountains in the winelands of the Western Cape creates a unique campus atmosphere, which attracts local and foreign students alike. The university is among South Africa’s leading tertiary institutions based on research output, student pass rates and rated scientists, and is recognised internationally as an academic institution of excellence.
Approximate student numbers: 31,261 as per the latest (2018) Higher Education Data Analyser (HEDA) figures.
University of Stellenbosch’s official student radio station: MFM (Matie MFM)
University of Stellenbosch’s official student newspaper: Die Matie
National student website: Student News Grid