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How to Apply



  1. Apply online: Go to and complete the online MBA application form. You will be able to complete the form in steps without losing information. The application process is the same for South African and foreign students
  2. Do a selection test: SBS accepts the SHL or GMAT selection test. Both tests are recognised internationally. Make an appointment with SBS to do the SHL selection test, or contact GMAT at
  3. Pay your application fee: Bank: Standard Bank. Account name: US Business School. Type of account: cheque account. Account number: 073003069. Branch name: Stellenbosch. Branch code: 050610. SWIFT code: SBZAZAJJ. Proof of payment of your application fee can also be e-mailed to
  4. Upload your supporting documentation online:
    • Proof of application fee payment
    • Comprehensive CV
    • 3 essays of 250 words each
    • Copies of degree certificates (please note that the original certificate must be shown on the day one, or shown together with a transcript of the subjects)
    • Proof of school-leaving mathematics results
    • SHL or GMAT selection test results (if these were not sent to SBS directly)
    • Copy of your ID (or passport for non-South African students)
    • A marriage certificate (where the applicant’s new surname does not match that on the degree certificates)

Proof of payment of your application fee can also be e-mailed to