Thousands seeking last-minute higher education admissions, portal shows

2018-01-08 22:04

The education department's Central Applications Clearing House online system is running full steam as thousands of prospective students hope to secure a last-minute spot.

Stellenbosch University gets first female dean of economics

2017-11-19 12:08

Professor Ingrid Woolard is the first woman to lead Stellenbosch University's faculty of economic and management sciences and she aims to push harder for access and support for students from poor and marginalised communities.

Court dismisses application to overturn Stellenbosch University’s new language policy

2017-10-27 22:31

Two Western Cape High Court judges have dismissed an application for the review and setting aside of a Stellenbosch University policy that abandons Afrikaans as a primary language of instruction.

Stellenbosch University SRC rejects proposed 8% fee increase

2017-10-20 17:14

Stellenbosch University's Student Representative Council has rejected a proposed 8% student fee increase at the institution, saying it will perpetuate exclusion.

Executives help entrepreneurs to shape their businesses

2017-09-26 19:46

Nedbank executives recently provided entrepreneurs with tips, questions and recommendations to shape their businesses and get closer to realising their goals.

Fewer lectures offered in Afrikaans, Stellenbosch University language policy case hears

2017-08-17 12:34

Judgment has been reserved in a case to review and set aside Stellenbosch University's language policy.

Stellenbosch University receives multimillion rand donation

2017-06-29 18:27

Stellenbosch University has announced it has received a donation of nearly R200m - the largest individual donation the university has ever received.

'Red Tie Guy', who charmed SA during Obama visit, dies

2017-05-19 19:11

Mikhail Hendricks, otherwise known as the "Red Tie Guy", who charmed television viewers during a 2013 speech by then-US president Barack Obama in Cape Town, has died.

Three suspects identified in Maties' Nazi-inspired posters

2017-05-10 16:26

Stellenbosch University has said it has identified three individuals linked to the planning of the "Anglo-Afrikaner Student" event at the university.

Stellenbosch University 'condemns' far-right poster

2017-05-09 17:18

Stellenbosch University has distanced itself from posters on the university’s main campus which is believed to be photoshopped copies of Nazi-posters.


Tennis SA to develop national centre in Stellenbosch

2017-11-29 12:20

Stellenbosch University and Tennis SA have joined forces with the aim of developing a new world class national tennis centre.

DASO rejects university fee increases for poor and 'missing middle'

2017-11-02 20:56

The DA Student Organisation has rejected recommendations, contained in a leaked fees commission report, for university fee increases for poor and so-called missing middle students.

Stellenbosch University doesn't exclude needy students - COO

2017-10-23 19:10

Stellenbosch University's chief operating officer has rejected the perception that students who can't afford to study there are excluded from the institution.

Stellenbosch University set its sights on 8% fee hike

2017-10-12 12:37

Stellenbosch University student fees will increase by 8% in 2018, with student accommodation going up by 9.2% and meal quotas in residences rising by 8%.

This is how new BEE rules on public procurement impact businesses

2017-09-20 11:10

While the legal rules governing preferential procurement schemes were originally very narrow, recent amendments have opened up new options for state bodies like SAA.

Stellenbosch University condemns sexist 'Stellies Rage' Facebook page

2017-07-05 19:58

Stellenbosch University has condemned the Facebook page Stellies Rage after it posted an anonymous submission advising readers how to have sex with women in university residences.

Two suspects in custody in connection with murdered Maties student's hijacked car

2017-05-28 11:07

Two suspects are set to appear in the Stellenbosch Magistrate’s Court for allegedly being found with a car hijacked from a Stellenbosch University student who was found murdered on Saturday.

Three Maties suspended for Nazi-inspired posters

2017-05-11 18:34

Stellenbosch University has temporarily suspended three students who have been linked to the planning of the "Anglo-Afrikaner Student" event at the university.

Maties to use surveillance system to identify Neo-Nazi perpetrator - SRC

2017-05-09 22:14

The SRC at the University of Stellenbosch says they will use its surveillance systems to locate and identify the perpetrator who placed “New Right” posters around the main campus.

'Media freedom is that very last guarantee for individual freedom

2017-05-03 18:37

Journalists need to be trusted to tell people’s stories, the Stellenbosch University journalism honours class has heard during a panel discussion.

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