City of Cape Town Bursary Opportunities For South Africans

City of Cape Town Bursary Opportunities For South Africans

Closing Date : October.

Field of Study:

  • Any Field of Study
  • Electronic
  • Humanities Graduate Centre
  • Management
  • Engineering
  • Health Science Education
  • Computer Science
  • Chemistry

Bursary Details:

Bursaries for full-time studies at approved tertiary institutions are currently offered to persons residing in the greater Cape Metropolitan area who will be registering for an undergraduate/postgraduate degree/diploma in one of the following fields of study next academic year.


​Agricultural Economics
Atmospheric Science (MSc/PhD)
Behavioural Analysis (MA Psych)
Building Development
Business Computing (BSc)
Chemistry (MSc/PhD)
Civil Engineering
Civil Engineering
(Housing Project Management)
City, Town and Regional Planning
Civil Engineering (Specialisation in Port and Coastal Engineering)
Civil Engineering (Specialisation in Urban Engineering)
Computer Science (BComm/BSc)
Conservation of the Built Environment /
Heritage Studies and Management (Master’s)
Conservation Ecology/Biodiversity and Conservation (MSc/PhD)
Consumer Behaviour (MComm/MA)
Development Economics
Development Studies
Economics: Behavioural Economics (MComm)
Ecotoxicology (MSc/PhD)
Electrical Engineering (HC)
Electronics Engineering
Energy Management (Master’s)
Geographical Information Systems
Information Systems (BComm)
Library and Information Science
Local Economic Development
Materials and Road Pavement Engineering
Material/Polymer Science (MSc/PhD)
Molecular Biology (MSc/PhD)
Occupational Health and Safety Management (BTech)
Sports Management
Social Work
Statistical Science (MSc/PhD)
Town and Regional Planning
Transport Logistics
Transportation Studies
Traffic Engineering
Urban Design
Water Utilisation/Water Treatment
Bursaries will cover registration, examination and class fees.

Closing date: 24 October.

Please note:
No late applications will be considered
Received applications will not be acknowledged in writing and copies of supporting documents will not be returned
Should you not have received a response from us by 19 December, kindly accept that your application has been unsuccessful

How to Apply:

Application forms are obtainable from and returnable to the following addresses and at all libraries nearest to you, by no later than the above-mentioned closing date:
Brakenfell Municipal Office (cnr Paradys and Old Paarl Roads, Brackenfell)
Cape Town Human Resources Employment Counter (Concourse Level, Civic Centre, Cape Town)
Helderberg Municipal Office (First Floor, Human Resource Division, cnr Main Road and Fagan Street, Strand)
South Peninsula Municipal Office (cnr Victoria and Main Roads, Plumstead)
Bellville Municipal Building (Voortrekker Road, Bellville)
Parow Municipal Building (Voortrekker Road, Parow)

Application Form:

Bursary Equiries:

Enquiries: City of Cape Town: Employment Service Desk: 0860 103 089 (Option 6),
021 400 3619/3601/2044/3899