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



Hold your Hunger does it again

August 16th, 2019|0 Comments

The Port Alfred community continues to reap the benefits of the Hold Your Hunger Campaign as our Stenden Campus in Leeuwaarden added an additional R50 000 to the original sum of R35 000 raised through this event. [...]


August 14th, 2019|0 Comments

Friday the 2ndAugust 2019 was a busy day for Stenden South Africa’s Commu•den Club! The club members travelled to Bathurst to play with the children at Bessies Daycare in the Nolukhanyo Township. The students spent [...]

Crash course in Disaster Management at Port Elizabeth International Airport

August 7th, 2019|0 Comments

On the 1 August 2019, the top 5 Year 1 Disaster Management students had the opportunity to attend a Phase 3 exercise at the Port Elizabeth International Airport. The scenario depicted a “plane crash” involving [...]

Connected to the World through Mantis Partnerships

August 1st, 2019|0 Comments

On Thursday the 25thAugust 2019, Stenden South Africa was visited by representatives from the Mantis Collection Group as well as representatives from Chester Zoo. Chester Zoo aims to work with Mantis to create a hotel [...]




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