Investec Bursary Programme

Investec is offering partial bursaries for the 2015 academic year to students who aim to study full time towards an undergraduate university degree in:

Commerce (Economics, Business Economics, Accounting, Investments and Finance)
BCom Informatics
BSc Computer Science
BSc Information Technology
BIT-Bachelors of Information Technology
BIS-Bachelor of Information Science
Business Science
Science and Mathematics
Commercial LLB

The main criteria for the selection of applications are financial need and academic potential.
Investec contributes a partial bursary of R75 000 per year towards study-related expenses. To cover any shortfall, applicants are thus advised to apply for additional funding through the Financial Aid Office of their university of choice for a study loan from the National Student Financial Scheme (NSFAS).

How to Apply

Download the Application and send the completed form, together with the required documents, to Studietrust, PO Box 29192, Melville, 2109. No faxed or e-mailed
 applications will be accepted.

Investec Bursary Conditions

Applications are open to:
All young SA citizens with academic potential who are in need of financial assistance
Pupils holding or working towards a matric exemption with a minimum of 60% in English and Mathematics (not Maths Literacy) and a 50% pass rate in all other subjects

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Learnership Programme

Mpumalanga Dept Of HealthNursing

Learnership Requirements

Matric certificate qualifying for admission at tertiary, with atleast level 3 or above for English, and Life Sciences and one of:
Geography passed with level 3 or above
Abet Certificates not recommended

Apply for Learnership

How To Apply?

Submit CV, cover letter, proof of residence, copy of ID and certified copy of Matric certificate or Mid-year Grade 12 results to: The Director: Human Resource Development, Private Bag X11285, Nelspruit 1200.

Enquiries: Mr B Magagula, Tel: (013) 766 3425

Location: Mpumalanga, South Africa
Closing Date: 30 September 2014

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SARS bursaries are aimed at providing financial assistance to previously disadvantaged students and learners with potential for success in Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). Students who are studying in areas that SARS deems as critical skills areas e.g. (Audit, Legal, Finance, ICT, Accounting, Economics, etc) will be selected against pre-set criteria from selected HEIs.

Who Can Apply?

SARS bursaries are made available depending on the needs to deserving students in areas of study that is aligned to the organisation’s objectives and mandate.

How to apply?

SARS will work with various universities to set up a process to manage the advertising of opportunities.

For further queries on SARS bursaries, contact the SARS Pipeline Development programme on

Other bursaries

KPMG Bursaries

Harmony Gold bursaries

ISASA bursaries

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As a student working towards a Chartered Accountant qualification from SAICA, or CA(SA), you will have to complete a three-year training contract once you have completed your undergraduate degree and CTA.
KPMG’s external audit graduate programme is designed to help you qualify as a CA(SA) with one of the top firms in South Africa.

KPMG offers a SAICA training contract with an Assurance elective. This offers you the opportunity to achieve your Chartered Accountant qualification with a broad understanding of both business and finance.

Because our trainees are an integral part of our audit business, our training programme includes excellent support structures to ensure your wellbeing and development both personally and professionally.

We offer in-house board exams and a dedicated learning and development team that is committed to helping you become the best Chartered Accountant you can be. KPMG also has mentoring programmes in place to help you through your training contract.

Qualifications required: BCom with CTA or equivalent degree.

How To Apply? 

Other bursaries

Harmony Gold bursaries

ISASA bursaries
Investec bursaries

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The Harmony Bursary Scheme has been created to award successful applicants with bursaries for full time study at accredited tertiary institutions. The scheme covers tuition and residence fees, the cost of prescribed text books and also provides a personal allowance. The scheme is designed to contribute to the development of historically disadvantaged South Africans.

The Bursary Scheme accommodates students entering or is already at Tertiary Institutions. As an employer of choice, Harmony seeks to attract talent by educating and developing individuals so that they can acquire the appropriate skills, knowledge and qualifications.

Harmony Gold was incorporated 62 years ago and is one of the largest gold mining companies in the world and the third largest gold producer in South Africa. Harmony is a multi-listed company and its primary listing is on the JSE Limited (ticker: HAR). Harmony operates mines in South Africa and Papua New Guinea.


Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering (Heavy Current ONLY)
IT (Information technology)


In order to study in 2015 you must have applied to register with your university of choice by 31 March 2014.
Certified copies of ID and Academic records.
Applicants applying for bursaries with less than an achievement level of 5 in Mathematics and Science will not be considered for Geology and Science degrees. For Engineering, the minimum requirement for
Maths & Science is level 6. Mathematics literacy will not be accepted.

How to apply?

Click here to apply online

Closing Date: 31 August 2014

Other bursaries

ISASA bursaries
Investec bursaries
Old Mutual bursaries

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ISASA Bursaries

ISASA is offering prospective Foundation Phase, Intermediate and FET teachers the opportunity to win bursaries to study for a four year Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) or a one year post graduate (PGCE) degree at UNISA.

Learn from and be mentored by experienced independent school teachers
Access to excellent teaching, learning resources and technology
Training in ISASA schools
The cost of the bursary will fully cover UNISA fees and textbooks.

Bursary Requirements

A certified copy of your ID document or birth certificate.

Application Form

For school leavers: A certified copy of your mid-year or latest report that is available.
For University students / Graduates: A certified copy of your Senior Certificate and transcripts of your complete academic record to date.
A one- page personal statement explaining why you should be considered as a future teacher of mathematics and why you will be an asset to the Programme.

How To Apply
Email: or
Post to: ISASA, PO Box 87430, Houghton, 2041 or
Hand deliver to: ISASA, 16 St David Road, Houghton, 2198

Closing Date: 14 July 2014

Other bursaries

Investec bursaries
Old Mutual bursaries
Fnb bursaries

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