Applications: Postgraduate degree programmes

Please note applications for the 2017 academic year are closed and will reopen for the 2018 academic year in March/April 2017. No late applications are accepted.

Welcome to CREST

The Centre for Research on Evaluation, Science and Technology (CREST) was established as a research centre on the 1st of January 1995 in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Stellenbosch University. In January 2010 it also became an academic department in the same Faculty. As a research centre its work covers the broad fields of bibliometrics and scientometrics, research on higher education knowledge production, human resources in science and technology, research evaluation and impact assessment studies and studies on the communication patterns of scientists. As an academic department it hosts five post-graduate programmes in Monitoring and Evaluation Studies and Science and Technology Studies. Since the 1st of April 2014 it hosts the DST-NRF Centre of Excellence in Scientometrics and Science, Technology and Innovation Policy and since the 1st of January 2015 the SARCHI Chair in Science Communication.


Contact CREST

General Enquiries:   Ms Marthie van Niekerk (Tel. +27 21 808 3708)

Enquiries about postgraduate studies at CREST:   Ms Bernia Drake ( Tel. +27 21 808 3394 )