Welcome to Stenden South Africa

Real World Learning for Employability

Stenden South Africa is a leading Private Higher Education Institution situated in the coastal town of Port Alfred. We offer full degree programs in Disaster Management and Hospitality Management. Both these programs and Stenden’s approach to higher education are unique and unparalleled. Stenden South Africa is registered by the Department of Education under number 2002/HE10/001. Our degrees are accredited by the Higher Education Quality Committee and registered by Universities South Africa. The Bachelor of Commerce Hospitality Management degree is registered under number 63710, and the Bachelor of Business Administration Disaster Relief Management is registered under number 90536.

Academic Calendar



Exiled? How to open a hotel on St. Helena

July 5th, 2019|0 Comments

Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte was the first “long-stay guest” of the island of St. Helena, on the “invitation” of the British government. The deposed emperor checked in on 18 June 1815 and never left the island, [...]

Event Management students raise R35000 for Soup Kitchen

June 27th, 2019|0 Comments

In module 2 this year, seven of our Events Management students were involved in an event called Hold your Hunger. Stenden Campuses in Leeuwarden, Qatar, Bali and Port Alfred were involved in the event which [...]

Crocheted Blankets come to a new and exciting start

June 26th, 2019|0 Comments

The 20thof June saw the story of the “Travelling Blankets” come to a new and exciting start with the last 10 crocheted blankets being donated to the Valley of Hope Soup Kitchen in Bathurst. In [...]

Phumelela Special Needs Care Center

June 26th, 2019|0 Comments

Over the last 9 weeks, Stenden South Africa's Grand Tour students from the Netherlands, completed their minor in Social Entrepreneurship. One of their projects was to work together with Phumelela Special Needs Care Center in [...]




COMING UP – Mantis Community Upliftment Programme

April 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Fish River Resort Upliftment Project The Mantis Community Upliftment Programme and Stenden South Africa have joined forces to provide a week-long hospitality training workshop for 80 people from disadvantaged communities. The workshop will be based [...]

RSVP – Hotel Opening Management Workshop JHB

July 6th, 2018|0 Comments


RSVP – Hotel Opening Management Workshop PE

July 6th, 2018|0 Comments