Closing Date: 31 October 2012

The Department Rural Development and Land Reform is currently offering bursaries to students who are South African citizen to study in one the following fields: • BSc in Geomatics/Land Surveying • BSc in Town and Regional Planning • National Diploma in Surveying • National Diploma in Cartography • National Diploma in Town and Regional and Regional Planning.

The bursary covers registration and university fees, accommodation fees, book allowance, meals and living allowance.

It is the student’s responsibility to seek admission with tertiary institutions and accommodation within University and University of Technology residence. Applicants will be expected to enter into a contract with the Department. The bursary is for full-time studies and will be renewed annually, based on academic performance or results.

Minimum requirements: Mathematics, Physical Science, Geography and English as subjects, all at least C+ (Higher Grade C).

How to Apply

Download Application Form

Applications should include the following information: • Curriculum Vitae • Two contact details • Certified copy of Identity Document • Letter of acceptance from tertiary institution • Academic record • Matric/Grade 12 results (to be forwarded as soon as these are available).
Applications must be forwarded to the Bursary Officer, Department of Rural Development and Land Reform, Directorate: Human Resource Development, Private Bag X833, Pretoria 0001 or hand-delivered to the Bursary Officer, Department of Rural Development and Land Reform, Directorate: Human Resource Development, 184 Jacob Maré Street, Pretoria 0001.

Enquiries: Thato Langa, tel. (012) 312-9757, Ansi Bothma, tel.
(012) 312-8249, Makaepea Ralephenya, tel. (012) 312-9142.

If you have not been contacted by 31 January 2013, please note that your application was unsuccessful.