City offers external bursaries for 2016

Bursaries for full-time studies at approved tertiary institutions are currently offered to persons residing in the greater Cape Metropolitan area who will be registering for an undergraduate or postgraduate degree or diploma.

Following fields of study in 2016:

  • Architecture
  • Atmospheric science (MSc/PhD)
  • BComm (procurement logistics)
  • Business analyst
  • Building development
  • Building and construction development
  • Chemistry (MSc/PhD)
  • Civil engineering (MSc)
  • Civil engineering (Housing projects management)
  • Civil engineering (specialisation in port and coastal engineering)
  • City, town and regional planning
  • Conservation of the built environment/heritage studies and management (postgraduate)
  • Conservation ecology/biodiversity and conservation (MSc/PhD)
  • Ecotoxicology (MSc/PhD)
  • Electrical engineering – heavy current (BSc)
  • Energy management (postgraduate)
  • Law/ethics/risk/auditing/IT (Forensic)
  • Geographical information systems (MSc/PhD)
  • Geomatics (BSc)
  • Industrial engineering
  • Landscape architecture
  • Library and information science
  • Materials and road pavement engineering
  • Mechanical engineering (MSc)
  • Molecular biology/virology (MSc/PhD)
  • Nursing
  • Occupational health and safety management (BTech)
  • Pharmacy
  • Project management (postgraduate)
  • Property studies (postgraduate)
  • Real estate
  • Surveying (BTech)
  • Statistics
  • Town and regional planning
  • Transport logistics
  • Transportation studies
  • Traffic engineering
  • Water utilisation/water treatment (MSc/PhD)

Bursaries will cover registration, examination and class fees.

Enquiries: City of Cape Town Employment Service Desk: 0860 103 089 (Option 6), 021 400 1404/2044/3619/3899

Closing date: 2 October 2015

Application forms are obtainable from and returnable to the following addresses and at all libraries nearest to you by no later than the above-mentioned closing date:

Brackenfell Municipal Office (c/o Paradys and Old Paarl Roads, Brackenfell)
Cape Town Human Resources Employment Counter (Concourse Level, Civic Centre, Cape Town)
Helderberg Municipal Office (First Floor, Human Resource Division, c/o Main Road and Fagan Street, Strand)
South Peninsula Municipal Office (c/o Victoria and Main Roads, Plumstead)
Bellville Municipal Building (Voortrekker Road, Bellville)

Parow Municipal Building (Voortrekker Road, Parow)

Application forms are also available here.

Please note:

  • No late applications will be considered
  • Received applications will not be acknowledged in writing and copies of supporting documents will not be returned
  • Should you not have received a response from us by 18 December 2015, kindly accept that your application has been unsuccessful

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PSG Bursary Opportunity

PSGGet a head start by participating in the PSG graduate programme.  We are offering a bursary towards completing your honours in your respective field of study.

The programme offers financial support and an internship opportunity on completion of your studies.


Qualifying criteria

• Be a South African citizen
• Obtained a 60% plus average and above academic record
• Be successfully selected for the honours programme in the following:
• Actuarial, Financial accounting, Informatics, Statistics, Risk Management or Investments
• Law or LLB<br
• Applied Maths, Maths or Statistics
• B. Eng: Industrial Engineering
• Demonstrate financial need

In line with the national imperative of equity and redress, the bursary scheme prioritises support for Black, Coloured and Indian students.

Affiliates of the PSG Konsult Group are authorised financial services providers.

CLOSING DATE: Thursday, 15 October 2015


One year internship programme with PSG


• Send your CV and academic transcripts to
• All shortlisted candidates will receive an application form to complete the application process

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Pharmacist Internship for 2016

kzn-dept-of-health-logo_resA Pharmacy Internship is compulsory for those who have completed a B Pharmacy (or equivalent) degree and who wish to register with the SA Pharmacy Council (SAPC) as a Pharmacist.

Students/applicants should familiarize themselves with the requirements and obligations for internship.

The SAPC requires Internship to cover a full 12 months.


  • A Bachelor of Pharmacy (or equivalent) degree
  • Registration with the South African Pharmacy Council as a Pharmacist Intern.


1. All applications should be sent to Pharmaceutical Service at the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health Head Office rather than to individual institutions.

2. A Z83 form (Application for employment) should be used. This form is available from any provincial health facility or may be downloaded from the Department’s Internet site . NB Please make sure that your name is on this form.

3. A Curriculum Vita (unbound) should also be attached. Please include the home address, and where possible an email address, in addition to any other contact address given in section C of the Z83 Application form.

4. Copies of the applicant’s academic record must be submitted with applications, or as soon as possible thereafter.

5. Copies of the applicant’s ID or Passport must be submitted with applications.

6. The applicant’s choice of hospitals (a maximum of 5) must be given with the application.

No guarantee can be given though, that this choice will be acceded to and an alternate placement may be offered to the applicant.

7. Where an applicant is seeking only 400 hours of internship i.e. to supplement an Academic or industrial internship this must be clearly stated in the application.

p>8. Where the applicant has a bursary from the KZN Department of Health, this must be clearly stated in the application. The

9. Please use only one staple to clip all the documents together. CVs should not be bound.

Applications must be submitted before 30 September 2015

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