SA has 'moved away from Afrikaans-only language institutions/campuses' - Nzimande

2019-10-10 20:09

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande made the statement in reply to a question from FF Plus MP Wynand Boshoff who asked him whether it was the government’s policy to permit a university campus to be predominantly Afrikaans speaking

Justice Cameron elected Stellenbosch University's new chancellor

2019-09-25 19:27

Justice Edwin Cameron was voted in during an electoral college gathering.

Tariffs not the only barrier to African Continental Free Trade Agreement - expert

2019-09-09 06:00

Tariffs alone are not the only barriers to the African Continental Free Trade Agreement, says an executive at the Institute for Futures Research.

Stellenbosch to unveil new art installation honouring 'phenomenal' SA women

2019-08-21 15:26

In the latest visual redress project at Stellenbosch University, an art installation is expected to be revealed on the campus featuring 11 "phenomenal South African women thought leaders".

Stellenbosch University residence fire: 'It was emotional watching our home go up in smoke'

2019-08-13 13:36

The primaria at Stellenbosch University's Huis ten Bosch women's residence says it was "emotional watching the residence go up in smoke".

PICS: Students evacuated as fire breaks out at Stellenbosch University res

2019-08-12 20:27

A fire broke out at Stellenbosch University's Huis ten Bosch women's residence on Monday night, the university's spokesperson said.

Stellenbosch University searches for new chancellor as Johann Rupert set to bow out

2019-08-11 20:20

Nominations for a new Stellenbosch University chancellor will open next week.

Visitor falls out of Stellenbosch University window, as first-year student's death is mourned

2019-07-31 13:28

A promising West Coast kickboxer has been injured after apparently falling out of a window at Stellenbosch University on the same weekend that the institution was grieving the death of first-year student Leandró Hopley.

Maties student, 18, dies after apparently choking during 'night out'

2019-07-26 17:46

A first-year Stellenbosch University student has died just days after he apparently breathed something into his lungs and choked, the university confirmed.

Stellenbosch student who fell from varsity residence window claims she was pushed

2019-07-08 17:26

A Stellenbosch student who fell from the second floor of a campus residence claims she was pushed, according to a report.


LATEST | Constitutional Court rules in favour of contentious Stellenbosch University language policy

2019-10-10 10:27

The Constitutional Court has delivered judgment in a case about Stellenbosch University's decision to adopt a controversial 2016 language policy.

No more 'eating' paper? Maties student, 19, wins prize for edible straws

2019-09-18 09:15

A University of Stellenbosch student's hobby has turned into a full-blown business after creating edible straws that would allow people to enjoy their drinks and still be environmentally-conscious.

Stellenbosch University residence to remain closed for rest of the semester after fire damage

2019-08-21 16:53

Stellenbosch University residence Huis ten Bosch, which was damaged in a blaze, will close for the rest of the semester for repairs, the university has announced.

International think-tank heads to SA for first time

2019-08-19 18:59

International think-tank, the Club of Rome (CoR), is set to hold its Annual Conference and Global Summit in Stellenbosch on November 6.

Student treated for burns as Stellenbosch University res fire contained

2019-08-12 22:07

One person was treated for burn wounds after a fire broke out at Stellenbosch University's women's residence on Monday night, university spokesperson Martin Viljoen says.

Lord Hain: Still a lot going for SA

2019-08-12 06:00

There's still a lot going for South Africa - if the country can learn to maximise opportunities, says Lord Peter Hain.

'May you dance with angels in peace and joy' - brother's tribute to Maties student Leandró Hopley

2019-08-03 17:13

Family paid tribute to Leandró Hopley at a memorial service held in Stellenbosch on Saturday, describing him as a "people's person".

Maties student death: 'No other parent should experience what we are going through' - father

2019-07-30 12:15

The parents of Stellenbosch University student Leandró Hopley are still coming to terms with what happened to him amid rumours that the BCom student had been part of a drinking game.

How SARS can 'pierce' the corporate veil to catch tax avoiders

2019-07-12 05:00

A relatively unknown piece of legislation could be used by SARS to catch shareholders hiding behind a company to avoid paying taxes, says a new study by Stellenbosch University.

Maties vs SA Rugby boss heads for arbitration battle over R37m

2019-05-23 06:30

The multimillion-rand battle between Stellenbosch University and SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux is headed for arbitration.

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