12 months
988 EUR/year
988 EUR/year
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Stellenbosch University offers the Plant Biotechnology programme.


Key facts

Stellenbosch University's Plant Biotechnology programme consists of research on an approved topic as determined by the Department. You must submit a satisfactory thesis on completion of the work. The Department can require supplementary module(s) depending on your background.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Thesis Plant biotechnology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  •  Most postgraduate programme applications close on 30 September


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An applicable honours degree preferably in Botany, Genetics, Microbiology, Biochemistry or Plant Biotechnology. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    988 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 988 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • National

    988 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 988 EUR per year during 12 months.

R17 133

Living costs for Stellenbosch

7630 - 10640 ZAR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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