BBD has a bursary programme that is aimed at providing support for talented IT students in selected fields of Information Technology (IT). The bursary programme is designed for those students that are considering a career in software development, which will cover some of costs associated with university studies such as tuition fees, prescribed, books, residence accommodation and meals, along with a monthly allowance for incidentals. Both academic merit and financial need will be considered during the selection process.

Field of Study

  •  Computer Science
  •  Computer Engineering
  •  Software Engineering
  •  Informatics
  •  Computer Science


  •  A South African citizen studying or qualified at a South African university
  •  Passionate about creating and building software
  •  Studying or qualified in Computer Science, Software and Computer Engineering, Informatics or any related IT fields with a minimum academic average of 65%
  •  Skilled in terms of written & verbal communication

How to Apply

Forward certified ID copy, CV and the most recent academic results to

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Closing Date: 31 October 2014