Stellenbosch Rugby Academy

Provides career routes into the sporting code of Rugby as a player, coach, referee or game analyst.


Places an importance for students to find the correct career route with broad based study options.
Students must have a passion for rugby (player, coach, referee or game analyst) and be open to combine it with other (academic/skilled) courses.
We want to develop a generation of students into the market that have an advantage over other students.
A generation equipped with relevant qualifications plus sufficient practical experience.
Academic Support program:  Includes staff members as mentors for students, training sessions, contact sessions and attendance stats on our website (all weekly).

From training to studying to qualifying, SRA has created a platform of courses to pursue a career in the field of Rugby.

Stellenbosch Rugby Academy

    Professional Rugby Coaching programme (SRA)
    Sport Management (UNISA)
    UNISA courses: Teaching qualification (BEd) or other qualifications
    Matric exemption
    Other qualifications – various extra courses are offered via institutions such as UNISA and the University of Stellenbosch.
    Finishing Year (internship)

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Stellenbosch Rugby Academy

Student finance options:
 - Student loans are subject to accredited courses offered at Stellenbosch Rugby Academy. These can be arranged through relevant    banks in South Africa.
- Stellenbosch Rugby Academy offers a merit based rugby bursary – dependant on the quality of the player.

Career Planning:

We work together with MPC Recruitment Group - to help students find employment after completing their studies.

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