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Application for Travel Bursary

The application form should be completed in full. You will not be able to save the application form and return to it at a later point of time. You will need about 45 minutes to complete the form.

Steps to complete & required documents to be submitted:

  1. Complete Online Application
  2. Submit the following documents:
    • An academic reference letter. It must be send by your referee directly to the following email address: It must be addressed to the senior director of SU International, Mr Robert Kotzé.
    • Upload a signed copy of the Student Mobility Agreement
    • Upload 1 Personal Motivation
    • Upload 2 page Curriculum Vitae
    • Upload the acceptance letter of summer school or short course

Reviewing of Application:

Applications will be reviewed by a panel and recommendations will be made to the Senior Director of Stellenbosch University International. After a decision has been made by the Senior Director, applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application.

Our Services

International partnerships, scholarship on the African continent, Chinese culture and language, mobility opportunities for staff and students. International activities at Stellenbosch University are promoted and executed by the following centres within SU International:

Promoting scholarship on the continent  through the African Doctoral Academy and SASAC 


We develop and nuture SU partnerships on the African continent 

   Semester mobility programs and internationalisation-at-home initiatives

Partnership development and staff mobility

Immigration, international housing,  finance, semester welcome and orientation

Learn Mandarin and explore     Chinese culture





Postgraduate: Letter of continuation request

Please allow a 24-hour response time for the Postgraduate Office ( to generate this document, as it will be sent to the email address provided in the above-mentioned table.

Request: Electronic Payment transfer for full-degree students (with SA bank account)

  • With the exception of bursary holders, credit balances arising in the student fees accounts due to excess payments can be refunded on request after the full amount owed to the University for the academic year concerned, has been paid, and sufficient fees for service fees remains on the student account for the year.

  • Banking details of the beneficiary must be provided in full by returning the completed details of bank account form, verified and stamped by the bank.

  • Credit balances of bursary holders shall only be disbursed on presentation of the bursary donor's permission in writing.

Please allow five working days for the processing of the payment.

Request: International transfer (to international bank account)

We require the following supporting documents:

Please take note of the following:

  1. Transfers to International bank accounts can take between 3-4 weeks to be finalised.
  2. In the event of reimbursements, all bank costs will be deducted from the amount payable to the student.

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