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Egis Operation: Bursary Programme 2021

Egis Operation invites suitable applicants for Bursary Programme for 2021.

Location: South Africa
Closing Date: 15th February 2021

Egis Operation South Africa, is part of the internationally-recognised Egis Group, a leader in road operations; traffic management; transport infrastructure development and mobility services within 4 continents. Egis Operation South Africa provides transport engineering services, specialising in operation and maintenance of infrastructure with toll systems.

Fields of study

Egis Operation South Africa will be awarding bursaries for studies within the following fields (Certificate, Diploma or Degree qualification):

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Project Management

Coverage, Value & Selection

The bursary will provide cover for full tuition fees and a book allowance.

Bursaries will be granted for 1 year of study at a time, and will be renewable each year based on the students’ academic performance. Egis also aims to provide bursary recipients with internships and learnerships, where applicable, and the best candidates will be offered full-time employment.


  • South African citizen
  • Completed Matric with English, Mathematics and Physical Science
  • Registered to study towards an Electrical Engineering or Project Management Certificate, Diploma or Degree qualification
  • Registered to study at an accredited South African University or University of Technology
  • First, second and third year students are welcome to apply
  • In financial need
  • Have a good academic record
  • Preference will be given to previously disadvantaged students

Students from the following South African Universities and Universities of Technology are encouraged to apply:

  • University of South Africa (UNISA)
  • University of Johannesburg (UJ)
  • University of Pretoria (UP)
  • University of the Witwatersrand (WITS)
  • Rhodes University (RU)
  • University of Cape Town (UCT)
  • University of the Western Cape (UWC)
  • Stellenbosch University (US)
  • University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN)
  • University of Mpumalanga (UMP)
  • University of Zululand (Unizulu)
  • University of Limpopo (UL)
  • University of Fort Hare (UFH)
  • Walter Sisulu University (WSU)
  • Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU)
  • Sol Plaatje University (SPU)
  • Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University (SMU)
  • University of the Free State (UFS)
  • North-West University (NWU)
  • Vaal University of Technology (VUT)
  • Tshwane University of Technology (TUT)
  • Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT)
  • Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT)
  • Central University of Technology (CUT)
  • Durban University of Technology (DUT)
  • Monash South Africa Private University (MSA)

How to apply

Download and complete the Egis Operation SA Bursary Application Form (.pdf)

Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric June/ latest results, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • First semester academic record, if currently studying at university (certified copy)
  • Letter of acceptance from your tertiary institution (on letterhead)
  • Motivational essay explaining why you should be chosen for the bursary (approximately 250 words)
  • Curriculum Vitae

Applications must be submitted electronically via email to: (Insert the words “Egis Operation Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line).

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact Egis Operation South Africa directly: Tel: 011 881 5828 or Email: