Limpopo Dept of Public Works: Graduate / Internship Programme 2021

Closing Date: 31 October 2020

Limpopo Province experiences a shortage of qualified Engineers, technicians and other needed scarce skills to establish, maintain and manage government office building, efficiently.

Eligibility for Considerations

  • South African
  • Intending to or studying towards a degree/diploma at a recognized South African tertiary institute.
  • Accepted by the university/technikon.
  • Accepted by the university/technikon.
  • Accepted by the university/technikon.
  • Final year students at institutions of higher learning.

Bursaries / Targeted Areas

  • Building Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Architectural Science
  • Landscaping
  • Asset Management
  • Information Technology / Management

Targeted Learning Areas

The Department identifies the needs from the Directorates/Programmes, then advertises the need to the community through the following: –

  • Career exhibition
  • Newspapers
  • Radio
  • Visiting Educational Institutions

Selection Procedures

  • All applications must be for the next academic year.
  • Applicants will not be considered for a bursary if he/ she previously failed unless he / she re-writes or repeats at his/her own expenses.
  • Grade 12 with Mathematics and Science or NTC 3 (National Technical Certificates).
  • Must be South African Citizen.
  • Applications from designated groups will be given preference.
  • Must be South African Citizen.
  • Schedules are compiled for selection process..
  • Applications from designated groups will be given preference.
  • Training Committee will convene a meeting for the selection of candidates.
  • Applications from designated groups will be given preference.
  • Successful candidates will be notified in writing and advised to sign a bursary agreement with the Department before payments could be made.

Payment Process

  • Proof of registration with particular tertiary institution should be submitted.
  • Payment is made after receiving the statement of account from the institutions.
  • Payments are therefore made in respect of the following items:-
  • Registration
  • Tuition
  • Meals
  • Accommodation
  • Books

Bursary Obligations

  • After completion of studies, a student is compelled to serve the number of year’s equivalent to years of sponsorship
  • Refund of Bursary Payments
  • Failure to comply with the provisions of the bursary agreement will result in the Bursary having to refund immediately all amounts (plus interest) paid by the Department.

How to Apply