City of Cape Town Bursaries for 2015 Various Fields

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 in 2015.

  • ​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)
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Geographical Information Systems (MSc/PhD)
  • Information Systems (BComm)
  • Library and Information Science
  • Local Economic Development
  • Materials and Road Pavement Engineering
  • Material/Polymer Science (MSc/PhD)
  • Molecular Biology (MSc/PhD)
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Health and Safety Management (BTech)
  • Pharmacy
  • Sports Management
  • Social Work
  • Statistics
  • Statistical Science (MSc/PhD)
  • Town and Regional Planning
  • Transport Logistics
  • Transportation Studies
  • Traffic Engineering
  • Urban Design
  • Water Utilisation/Water Treatment (MSc/PhD)

Bursaries will cover registration, examination and class fees.

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

How to Apply

Download Application Form or obtain one from and return 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)

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 2014, kindly accept that your application has been unsuccessful

Closing Date: 24 October 2014