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TIA Future Graduate/Internship Programme 500 Vacancies

The TIA Future 500 Internship Programme is aimed at leading interns to master Higher Order Thinking (HOT) Skills, the foundation of innovation and advanced problem-solving skills and full-spectrum thinking (design and creative thinking).

A new innovation-driven mindset and demand for South Africa is needed to ensure a sustainable stream of skilled workers.

For this to happen we have to begin arming our young people from foundational level with problem-solving skills and the ability to make rapid decisions based on facts and evidence.

They must also be instilled with commercial awareness and the talent for spotting opportunities.

Job Functions

  • Agricultural Engineering,
  • Biotechnology,
  • Chemical Engineering,
  • Chemistry, Physics, and Biology,
  • Creative,
  • Data Management,
  • Electrical Engineering,
  • Electronic Engineering,
  • Engineering,
  • Health & Safety,
  • Mechanical Engineering,
  • Media,
  • Medical,
  • Mining, Oil & Energy,
  • Other Research Development,
  • Science and Scientific Research,
  • Research, Science, Traineeship, Water, and Sanitation


  • Admin, Office & Support,
  • Agriculture,
  • Aviation,
  • Chemical / Petrochemical,
  • Digital,
  • Energy,
  • Engineering,
  • Environmental / Horticulture / Agriculture,
  • Government / Municipal,
  • Healthcare,
  • Information Technology,
  • Legal,
  • Manufacturing,
  • Medical,
  • Mining, Oil & Gas, Petrochemical,
  • Pharmaceutical / Medical / Healthcare / Hygiene,
  • Production,Research,Science & Technology


  • The Future 500 is an initiative aimed at strengthening critical thinking capabilities to enable innovation to occur spanning over a 2 to 3 year period

(the call out is for recruitment for the 1st year of the programme).

  • Year 1: Life Skills and ‘Maximising Me’ and developing creative thinking skills.
  • Year 2 to 3: Developing collaborative, entrepreneurial thinking skills, building Innovation Teams and participating in Innovation Challenges for solutions to real-life problems.

Applicants to select category applied for:

  • 001 Learnerships – Matric + 1 to 2-year Certificate
  • 002 Internships – Matric + 2 to 4 years ( National Diploma, degree and Postgrad)
  • 003 CHUMA Commercialisation and IP Practitioner Internship Training – MSc ( special selection criteria)


SA Citizenship with qualification:
National Diploma (Matric + 1-2 year Certificate)
Degree (Matric + 3 or 4 years Undergraduate)
Post Graduate Degree

*Applicants who are interested in participating in TIA’s FUTURE 500 Internship Programmes in innovation projects are invited to register and apply on the TIA online system

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Chinese Government Scholarship for South African Students 2018

The Chinese Government is offering scholarships for South African students to study at Chinese institutions starting in the 2016/17 academic year.The scholarship may be awarded for undergraduate (Bachelors) in the identified scarce skills, postgraduate (Masters or PhD) or non-degree Chinese language studies. Preference is given to applications for postgraduate studies.

Criteria and Eligibility

– South African citizens in good health with a strong academic record.
– Available to study in China from September 2016 (no extensions will be allowed).
– Demonstrated interest in China and commitment to the development of South Africa.
– Applications from all qualified candidates in any field will be accepted, but priority will be given to applications for postgraduate studies, previously disadvantaged applicants and applicants in the following fields:

  • Biotechnology
  • Chinese language studies
  • Climate change
  • Engineering sciences
  • Human and social dynamics
  • Management
  • Maritime Studies
  • Natural and physical sciences
  • Nuclear and renewable energy
  • Space science and technology
  • Statistics
  • Telecommunication

All students must meet the minimum academic requirements for entry into a similar programme at a South African university.

Guidelines for education requirements and age limits:

  • Chinese language studies (non-degree) – National Senior Certificate (or equivalent) with a university entrance pass (a minimum of 60% average is recommended) – (Under 35)
  • Doctoral degree – Master’s degree (a minimum of 65% average is recommended) – (Under 40)
  • Master’s degree – Bachelor’s degree (honours) (a minimum of 65% average is recommended) – (Under 35)
  • Bachelor’s degree – National Senior Certificate (or equivalent) with a university entrance pass (a minimum of 60% average is recommended) – (Under 25)

The Chinese Government provides the following:

  • Registration and tuition,
  • Shared accommodation in the international dormitory on campus,
  • Living allowance
  • Medical insurance

The South African Government provides the following (subject to the availability of funds):

  • One return economy airfare
  • Monthly living allowance equivalent to R2,000
  • Once-off settlement allowance equivalent to R3,000

Successful scholarship applicants will be required to sign a contract and return to South Africa upon completion of studies.

How to apply

Click here to apply

Enquiries: phone: 012 312 5287 or email: email protected

McKinsey & Company Business Analyst Internship

Business Analyst (BA) Interns join our offices and practices (e.g. Digital McKinsey, Operations) around the world for ~10 weeks, usually in the summer, to work in teams and directly with our clients.

McKinsey & Company Business Analyst Internship

When you join McKinsey as a Business Analyst Intern, you are joining a firm that will challenge you and invest in your professional development.

  • In your junior year of an undergraduate degree; expected graduation date of December 2018 or May 2019
  • Or in your senior year and planning to enter a 1-year masters program
  • Or currently completing your first year in a non-business, 2-year masters program and have less than 2 years of work experience
  • Or are in your first year of a two-year commitment with Teach for America and have 3 years or fewer of work experience to date
  • Strong commitment to excellence and personal and professional growth
  • Demonstrated outstanding academic performance and an aptitude for analytics
  • Strong record of initiative-taking and leadership in a work setting and/or extracurricular activities
  • Resourceful, intellectually curious, empathetic, poised, high energy and mature
  • Genuine interest in business and find problem-solving exhilarating
  • Enjoy working in teams

You’ll work in teams of typically 3 – 5 consultants, playing an active role in all aspects of the client engagement.



City Of Cape Town Bursaries Now Open!

Have you registered for a scarce skill undergraduate or postgraduate degree or diploma for 2018? We’re offering bursaries!

“I hope one day I will be able to help other students achieve their goals just as the City of Cape Town helped me.”
Lubabalo Manyi (National Diploma Electrical Engineering), bursary recipient, now permanently employed as a technician by the City’s Electricity Department


The City of Cape Town offers bursaries for full-time students, provided they meet certain requirements. Apply now

External City bursaries for 2018

We offer bursaries to full-time studies who live in the greater Cape Metropolitan Area.

To be eligible, you must be a full-time student at an approved tertiary institution, registered for an undergraduate/postgraduate degree/diploma in one of the approved City of Cape Town scarce skills fields of study in 2018.

The bursaries will cover costs relating to registration, examination and class fees. The closing date for all applications is Friday, 16 February 2018.

Scarce skills

To be eligible, you must be registered for an undergraduate/postgraduate degree/diploma in 2018 in one of the below:

Scarce skills fields of study

  • Accounting (CA and Cost Management)
  • Artisan Training
  • Auditing (for registration purposes)
  • Economics
  • Engineering (various fields)
  • Environmental Specialists (various fields)
  • Fleet Management
  • Forensics
  • Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
  • Heritage
  • Information Systems and Technology (Specialist)
  • Legal Specialisation (various fields)
  • Library Sciences (collections and acquisitions)
  • Medical Specialists
  • Nursing Specialists
  • Payroll
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Project Management
  • Renewable Energy
  • Supply Change Management
  • Technical training/ qualifications in Electricity/Energy Services/HVAC/ Refrigeration/Electronic/ Process Control and Operations
  • Urban Design, Landscape, Planning, Surveyors and Architecture Valuations

Students who are registered any of the following will also be considered:

  • A qualification relevant to the local government environment (including compliance-related qualifications)
  • Municipal Finance Management Act (MFMA) minimum competency qualification
  • Public Accountability qualification
  • National School of Government: Leadership Development Programme

A list of approved fields of study may also be viewed at all City libraries and the following municipal offices:

Brackenfell Municipal Office

Cape Town Human Resource Employment Counter

Helderberg Municipal Office

South Peninsula Municipal Office

Bellville Municipal Building

Parow Municipal Building

How to apply

Download the application form HERE

You can also access the forms at the offices listed above or at the City libraries.


French Embassy Master And PhD Scholarship Program 2018/2019

The Embassy of France is currently inviting students who wish to continue their tertiary education at Master’s level in France to apply for its scholarship programmes for the academic year 2018 -2019.

This programme forms part of the commitment between France and South Africa to establish fruitful partnerships between their universities while building a vast network of academic and professional contacts.

Degree level

Who can apply?

Applicants must: 

• Be citizens of South Africa or Lesotho
• Hold a bachelor’s or honour’s degree

If the applicant has not yet been accepted to study at a French institution (in English or French), he/she must apply for admission to three French institutions while completing the scholarship application.

Knowledge of English is required.

Fields of Study

  • Engineering, Energy, Transport
  • Environment, Biodiversity, Space and earth science
  • Management, Economy, IT
  • Architecture/design
  • Sports
  • Social and Political Science

The Embassy of France is currently inviting students who wish to continue their tertiary education at Master’s level in France to apply for its scholarship programmes for the academic year 2018 -2019.

Scholarship benefits and period

The duration of the bursary is one year, once renewable should the student continue with the Master 2 programme.

Full bursary includes visa expenses, round-trip flight tickets, social and medical insurance, tuition fees (up to a limited amount) and a monthly stipend for living expenses (partial funding may also be granted).

Application Process Link

French Embassy Master and PhD scholarship program 2018/2019

SA Tourism Seeking For Interns

The programme at South African tourism’s Head office in Sandton.  The Internship Programme will run for a fixed period of twelve (12) months and the programme is designed to offer Graduates work related experience on the following business areas:

Marketing, Branding, and Communications (Reference: SAT 101)

  • Travel and Tourism/ Business Studies (Reference: SAT 102)
  • Sales and Marketing (Reference: SAT 103)
  • Project / Events Management (Reference: SAT 104)
  • Travel and Tourism / Quality Assurance (Reference: SAT 105)
  • Business-related studies (Reference: SAT 106)
  • Business-related studies (Office of the CEO) – (Reference: SAT 107)
  • Information Technology (Reference: SAT 108)

Applicants must attach a recent copy of their CV, certified copies of Matric certificate, academic qualifications with academic transcripts (academic record) and ID.

Any Graduate, up to 35 years old who have completed a minimum of 3 years tertiary studies/Requires Work Experience to complete their tertiary studies and with no previous internship programme experience.What to expect:
Exposure to the broader Tourism business, involvement in real business projects, engagement with various stakeholders in the sector, potential opportunity to train in our international locations.

Ideal Profile

    • Applicants must attach a recent copy of their CV, certified copies of Matric certificate, academic qualifications with academic transcripts (academic record) and ID
    • Passionate about tourism and making a difference in South Africa.
    • Eagerness to learn and embrace new challenges.
    • Strong interpersonal, leadership and influencing skills.
    • Good written and verbal communication in English.
    • Ability to work independently as well as in a team.
    • Cross-functional interest.
    • High energy with a commitment towards high standards.
    • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

    Closing date is 31 January 2018. Once you have decided on your favored business unit, send your application to email protected.

Important note: People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Due to a large amount of correspondence we envisage receiving, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Should you have not heard from us within Four weeks after the closing date, kindly consider your application unsuccessful. No late applications will be accepted.

AECOM 2018 Graduate Internships

As part of our commitment to grow skills, experience and excellence in the built environment, AECOM is offering internships to students that are interested in or are currently studying civil, mechanical and/or, electrical engineering, quantity surveying, architecture or project management and science on a full time basis in South Africa.

Position Title: Student Internships
Job Category: Engineering
Business Line: Support/Cross Services
Country: South Africa
State/Province/Region: ZA – Gauteng

City: Pretoria

Why Choose AECOM?

AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients.

With nearly 100,000 employees including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazines annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a Worlds Most Admired Company.

The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government.

AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients projects.

A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion.

About the Business Line AECOM Shared Services

We support our employees globally by coordinating and managing the day-to-day operations of General Accounting, Human Resources, Administration, Marketing and Information Technology.

We pride ourselves on ensuring we deliver the best customer service possible to our people while building trust and relationships with all of our constituents.

Job Summary

Applications will be considered from students, who comply with the entrance requirements for the above mentioned study fields; who intend to enrol for full-time studies and excel in their current field of study in line with the guidelines stated above.


Open To All Aspiring:

Civil engineers, electrical engineers, mechanical engineers, architects, quantity surveyors, project managers and scientists.

As part of our commitment to grow skills, experience and excellence in the built environment, AECOM is offering internships to students that are interested in or are currently studying civil, mechanical and/or, electrical engineering, quantity surveying, architecture or project management and science on a full time basis in South Africa.

How do I apply?

Please complete your application electronically by clicking on this link (BELOW).

Personal attributes, qualities or competencies needed:

  • Highly motivated individual.
  • Passion and commitment to pursue a career in the built environment.


Minimum Requirements

  • No work experience is required.
  • Preferred average of 60% marks in Maths and Science.
  • Grade 12 latest results.
  • Latest University academic results if currently studying


City of Polokwane: Graduate / Internship Programme 2018 X50 Vacancies

Closing Date: 26 January 2018 at 16h30

Please Note: Reference Number is the same as the item number below. I.e, 1 for the first row…

1 City Planning and Property Management (Property) x3National Diploma / Degree Real Estate; Property Law / LLB


2 City Planning and Property Management (City and Regional Planning) x3Degrees National Diploma in Town / Urban / City and Regional Planning


3 City Planning and Property Management (Property Management) x3Degree / National Diploma in Information Science


4 Community Development: Cultural Services (Library) x2Degree / Library Science


5 Sports and Recreation (Sports)  x2Degree / National Diploma in Sports Management


6 Special Focus x3National Diploma / Degree in Social Work / Psychology / Community Development / Nursing Diploma or HIV / AIDS counselling


7 Communications and Marketing  x2Degree / National Diploma Communications / Marketing / Public Relations / Journalism / Graphic Design and Multimedia


8 Office of the Municipal Manager (Secretariat)  x1Degree / National Diploma in Secretarial / Office Administration


9 Economic Development and Tourism (Trade)  x1Degree / National Diploma Business Management


10 Economic Development and Tourism  x1Degree / National Diploma Marketing / Tourism / Economics (Investment Promotion and Tourism)


11 Economic Development and Tourism  x1Degree / National Diploma Economics (Economic Planning)


12 Economic Development and Tourism  xDegree / National Diploma Business Management / Entrepreneurship (Business Centers, Cooperatives and SMMEs)


13 Economic Development and Tourism (Agriculture)  x1Degree / National Diploma Agriculture / Agriculture Management / Agricultural Economics


14 Cluster Office (Sebayeng|Dikgale cluster &Molepo  / Chuene /  Maja) x2Degreel National Diploma Public Management / Developmental  Studies


15 Office of the speaker (Public Participation)  x2Degree / National Diploma Public Administration / Public Management /  Political Science
16 Budget and Treasury (Logistics)  x3Degree / National Diploma Inventory / Logistics
17 Legal Services  x3Degree LLB / Training course for legal Practice will be added advantage
18 Water and Sanitation (Treatment Plants)  x2National Diploma in Water Care / Engineering Studies (Chemical Plant operations) Water and Sanitation
19 Water and Sanitation (Laboratory)  x10Degree  /  National Diploma Chemistry / Microbiology / Analytical Chemistry
20 Energy Services  x4National Diploma-Electrical Engineering / Services

Requirements: • Applications should be South African citizens, aged 18-35 • Applicants should be residents within the jurisdiction of Polokwane Municipality • Applicants should be unemployed and should not have participated on any internship programme before • Successful candidates will be subjected to security vetting

How To Apply

Detailed CVs with a signed covering letter quoting the relevant internship programme and reference number applied for, ID certified copy, certified copies of qualifications and proof of residence or authorized letter from traditional leaders should be hand deliveredon the 9th floor office no 905 at the Civic Centre Cnr Landros Mare Street & Bodenstein Street or can be posted to the Attention of Municipal Manager P.O. Box 111 Polokwane 0700.

NB: People with disability are encouraged to apply

If you are applying for more than one (1) programme please submit separate applications for each. Should you not hear from us within three months of the closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful. We thank all applicants for the interest shown.

Enquires can be directed to Ms MP Mello or Ms LKomana 015 290 2211 / 015 290 2023

SAB Miller: In-Service Traineeship Programme 2018

The in service training is an opportunity for students who are required to undergo experiential training as part of their curriculum. This opportunity is available to students studying towards qualifications in:

Selections are based on:

  • Academic performance
  • Academic level
  • Field of study

Competence Requirements

Good problem solving skills. Proven passion for the business. Technical aptitude. Committed. High energy levels with love for challenge. Potential to fill Brewing role in future

Output and Accountabilities

Enhance and develop your skills by completing tertiary requirements. Develop skills as part of the Brewing Team. Contribute to continued improvement in Rosslyn Brewery. Contribute to continued Quality Improvement Initiatives

Additional Information


Completed S4 in:

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Biotechnology Food Technology
  • Microbiology

How To Apply

Interested applicants, who meet the above specifications should submit: – Detailed CV – Certified copy of most recent academic transcript – Copy of Tertiary Institute curriculum/requirements for In Service Training

Applications should be submitted by no later than 17 January 2018. The advert has minimum requirements listed. Management reserves the right to use additional / relevant information as criteria for short-listing.

Please be advised that short-listed candidates will be required to undergo culture fit assessments.


Location: Rosslyn

De Beers: Artisan Learnership Programme 2018

This advert is open to applicants residing within the Venetia Mine labour sending areas (Musina Municipality and Blouberg Municipality


The incumbent will be required to successfully complete a structured MQA registered Learnership training programme in order to qualify as an Artisan.

Applicants can apply in the following trades:

  • Boiler making
  • C&I Mechanician
  • Electrician
  • Fitter
  • Millwright
  • Plater / Welder
  • Rigging


Boiler Making

  • Gr 12/Std 10 with Mathematics and
  • N2 Engineering Science
  • N2 Mathematics
  • N2 Engineering drawings
  • N2 Boiler making trade theory

C&I Mechanician

  • Gr 12/Std 10 with Mathematics and
  • N2 Engineering Science
  • N2 Mathematics
  • N2 Industrial Electronics
  • N2 Electrical trade theory


  • Gr 12/Std 10 with Mathematics and
  • N2 Engineering Science
  • N2 Mathematics
  • N2 Engineering Drawings
  • N2 Electrical trade theory


  • Gr 12/Std 10 with Mathematics and
  • N2 Engineering Science
  • N2 Mathematics
  • N2 Engineering Drawings
  • N2 Fitting and Machine trade theory


  • Gr 12/Std 10 with Mathematics and
  • N2 Engineering Science
  • N2 Mathematics
  • N2 Industrial Electronics
  • N2 Electrical trade theory
  • N2 Fitting and Machine trade theory


  • Gr 12/Std 10 with Mathematics and
  • N2 Engineering Science
  • N2 Mathematics
  • N2 Plating and Structural Steel Drawings
  • N2 Platers trade theory


  • Gr 12/Std 10 with Mathematics and
  • N2 Engineering Science
  • N2 Mathematics
  • N2 Engineering Drawings
  • N2 Rigging trade theory

In addition to above minimum criteria the incumbent will also meet the following requirements:

  • Code EB/Code 08 drivers license
  • Able to travel.
  • Successfully obtain a Red Ticket (Medical Fitness certificate) on mine.
  • Your consideration for employment is subject to your SAPS Criminal Record verification and qualifications verification.
  • Psychometric and Technical assessments.


Persons who completed their off-the-job modules and in need of on-the-job training are also invited to apply. The minimum requirements stipulated above will apply including proof of successful completion of the off-the-job modules.


  • Strong technical, interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Good written and verbal communication in English.
  • Analyze and interpret information.
  • Must be able to work independently as well as in a team.
  • High energy with a bias towards high standards.
  • A continuous mindset.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Assist in building a high performance culture.


  • CV’s must be uploaded on the Page Up system together with original certified proof of the minimum criteria.
  • No deviation to the minimum criteria as stipulated will be accommodated.
  • The successful applicant will be appointed on a section 18.1 OR 18.2 four year Learnership contract.
  • Will receive formal training at our accredited training Centre in Kimberley as well as on the job training at Venetia mine.
  • Consideration will be given to the Company’s Employment Equity Policy
  • External search:                           Yes/ No
  • Secondment terms:                    Yes/ No

How To Apply
Apply Online for the De Beers: Learnership Programme 2018

Closing Date: January 2018
Location: Limpopo, Venetia Mine