International students applying to do research only at Stellenbosch University must secure a place with a host department independently.  Affiliate applicants are to submit their applications at the very least three weeks prior to their expected admission outcome. Unfortunately, we have no room for emergency applications processing.

Affiliate Application

Affiliate Application

Affiliate students register for the purpose of research only, no course registration will be allowed.

Kindly read through the Affiliate guideline document prior to submitting an application: Download here

Prospective Affiliate Applicant: please ensure to have the following documents ready to be uploaded once all the fields have been filled out: (this serves as a ‘checklist’ to the prospective applicant)
Before starting application, please download and sign the Declaration by Student below

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