Bursary : GIBB Engineering Bursaries Scheme

GIBB Engineering Bursaries Scheme

Closing Date : August

Field of Study:

  • Engineering & the Built Environment
  • Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering
  • Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • Construction Economics & Management
  • Electrical & Information Engineering
  • Mechanical, Industrial & Aeronautical Engineering

Bursary Details:

A GIBB bursary covers

· Cost of tuition at any university in South Africa
· Books
· Travel costs where applicable
· Accommodation where applicable
· Vacation employment


· Students must be South African citizens with a valid ID Book / Card.
· Students must be studying towards an Engineering Degree, Honours or Masters, with specialisation in the following disciplines: Civil, Electrical, Rail and Roads.
· Students must have successfully completed their 1st year of study.
· For students in University 2nd, 3rd year, Honours or Masters, studying in one of the fields mentioned above need to maintain a 60% average to apply.

You must attach certified copies of the below documents in order to be considered:
• ID
• CV
• Matric Certificate
• Full tertiary academic record

Contract Obligation

· Employment at any GIBB office in South Africa
· Practical training, as required by the university, will be provided where possible during winter and/or summer vacations.
· The tenure of the bursary is subject to good academic progress. Should a bursary holder’s academic results fall below an average of 60%, the continuance of the bursary may be reviewed.

The closing date for bursaries is the 31 August.

How to Apply:

Please click on the below link and select the 2017 External Student Bursary position Gibb