Information Technology Bursaries in SA
IT stands for Information Technology and it is the study of technology that can convey, transfer and process information. From small to corporate this field is widely used in all businesses and industries. There is a lot of different fields that you can relate to this field, including hardware, software, equipment, computers, electronics, engineering, the internet, e-commerce, telecom and a lot more.
There is quite a big variety of South African companies that offer bursaries for IT (Information Technology). Here are a few of the companies listed that offers IT bursaries so you can start your IT career.
Bursaries for IT available
1. SAB Bursaries
The South African Breweries was formed in the 1895th. They are known as one of the largest brewers in the world and they offer more than 200 brands within the world. They have divisions in more than 60 countries worldwide. SAB is known for being the leading producer of non-alcoholic and also alcoholic beverages in SA. And they are also listed as being one of the largest companies on the JSE exchange. They offer gifted and talented individuals a chance to complete their studies as well as to enter the workforce prepared. Check out their online bursary application.
2. FNB Bursaries
First National Bank (FNB) offers and wants to help talented and gifted candidates that want to and qualify but can’t financially achieve their dreams by giving study bursaries. They want to help aid in building a better future for everyone by providing bursaries for financially needy to become a brilliant part of the countries workforce. Each and every year the FNB bursaries has a specific amount of money available to help students cover accommodation, books and tuition fees in each of their fields. If you’re looking for more information go to their site.
First National Bank Application
The First National Bank and bursary service providers has partnered and you can now find online bursary applications for all the companies on their website, visit their FNB webpage for more information.
3. PWC Bursaries
The Price Waterhouse Coopers want to see extraordinary gifted and talented young people make a change on life, the world and would like to help them do so. The students that are successful at academics in University or school are welcome to apply anytime for a bursary with PWC. The amount of money in the bursary will only depend on the students’ needs and evidence that she/he can’t cover all their books, accommodation and tuition fees.
But they do not cover all the costs, you have to be able to help with some of the costs. PWC bursaries are only for people that can’t afford all of the costs that are needed to get a degree. For more information about the PWC bursaries check out their About Our Bursaries page and also their Bursary Program page.
4. BMW Bursaries
They believe in shaping even opportunities, creating a stable company with skilled labor. They know each individual has their talents, so they give their employees a competitive edge to succeed. They want candidates with a hunger, who would do anything for the best and always give their very best in all they do. If you want a BMW online bursary application you can do so via this form.
5. National Treasury Bursaries
They give the opportunity to students to get such skills and qualifications to continue their careers and give them relevant opportunities to a good and stable work space. They want to help give South Africa the opportunity to become qualified in a verity of different field choices that will promote the development of South Africa and also the skilled population. Every year bursaries are given to financial dependent candidates.
Online bursary applications aren’t available yet but you can get application forms online. If you want more info about their bursaries visit their website and you should read their Information brochure.
6. British American Tobacco Bursaries
The British American Tobacco company knows about the need of good education and also the importance when it concerns the individual; so they have a couple of different available programs. The company gives support for excellent undergraduate candidates who want to finish their qualifications successfully. If you think you have what the British American Tobacco South Africa wants, then search no more.
Their bursaries give candidates the help needed to finish their graduate qualification, and also Honors or Post Graduate Degrees. If you want to join their Management Trainee Program visit BAT Careers. For more information about the companies bursary program go visit their page British American Tobacco Company South Africa.
IT Study Fields
- Forensic Computer Investigator
- Systems Manager
- Systems Analyst
- Computer Programmer
- Computer Scientist
- Database Specialist
- Software Engineer
- Database Administrator
Universities offering IT Studies Bursaries study fields are:
- University of Technology
- University of south Africa
- University of Cape Town
- North-West University
- Johannesburg University
- Kwa Zulu Natal University
- University of the Witwatersrand
- University of Pretoria
- Vaal University
- Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
- Tshwane University of Technology
- University of Stellenbosch
- University of the free stat
- Rhodes University
Here are some careers listed to consider when you studied Information Technolgy
- Customer service Data Entry 3D Animator
- Graphic design
- Electronics specialist Engineer Technical Writing Security expert Web-master
- Web Designer
- Freelancer Hardware Networking
- Software designer
- System specialist Repair Sales Technical Support