Department of Rural Development and Land Reform Bursary

The Department of Rural Development and Land Reform is currently offering bursaries to students who are South African citizens to study in one of the following field: 

  • BSc in Geomatics/Land Surveying
  • BSc in Town and Regional Planning
  • National Diploma in Surveying
  • National Diploma in Cartogaphy
  • National Diploma in Town and Regional Planning
Tertiary institutions
  • Universtiy of Cape Town (UCT)
  • Universtiy of KwaZulu-Natal (UZKN)
  • Tshwane University of Technology (TUT)
  • Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT)
  • Durban University of Technology (DUT)
  • Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT)
Minimum requirements Mathematics, Physical Science, Geography and English as subjects, all at least C+ (Higher Grade C)
Applications

Submit the following documents to the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Two contract details
  • Certified copy of Identity Document
  • Letter of acceptance from tertiary institution
  • Academic record
  • Matric / Grade 12 results to be forwarded as soon as they are available
Terms and conditions

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

Bursary covers Tuition, registration, accomodation, meals and book fees
The bursary is for a full-time program and will be renewed annually based on academic performance or results.
Applications sent to The Bursary Officer,
Department of Rural Development and Land Reform,
Directorate: Human Resouce Development, Private Bag X833, Pretoria 0001
  or hand delivered to
The Bursary Officer,
Department of Rural Development and Land Reform,
184 Jacob Mare Street, Pretoria, 0001
Enquiries Thato Langa, Tel 012-312 9757
Ansi Bothma, Tel 012-312 8249
Makaepea Ralephenya, Tel 012-312 9142
Closing Date

31 October (contact enquiries to check date)
If you have not been contacted by 31 January, please note that your application was unsucessful.