Graduate Internships at Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality 2025

Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality has opened its 2025 academic year Graduate Internship program and is inviting all Graduates to apply now. All interested applicants should apply using the details below.

CLOSING DATE: 31 August 2025

THE INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME 2025 FINANCIAL YEAR

Hand deliver applications to Human Resources Development, 58 Belgravia Crescent, Southernwood, or mail them to Directorate of Corporate Services, P.0 Box 134, East London, 5200.

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT APPLICANTS WITH DISABILITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications for the position described in the advertisement should submit a copy of their curriculum vitae, a covering letter, and any other relevant documentation required for the position. (For example, certified copies of certificates, not copies of certified copies, diplomas, degrees, Identity Documents, and driver’s licenses, if applicable). A candidate’s eligibility may be jeopardized if he or she fails to submit the required supporting documentation. Candidates are reminded that it is their responsibility to demonstrate that they meet the minimum requirements for the position. Any candidate who does not meet the minimum requirements is considered ineligible.Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications for the position described in the advertisement should submit a copy of their curriculum vitae, a covering letter, and any other relevant documentation required for the position. (For example, certified copies of certificates, not copies of certified copies, diplomas, degrees, Identity Documents, and driver’s licenses, if applicable). A candidate’s eligibility may be jeopardized if he or she fails to submit the required supporting documentation. Candidates are reminded that it is their responsibility to demonstrate that they meet the minimum requirements for the position. Any candidate who does not meet the minimum requirements is considered ineligible.

Candidates who submit false qualifications or information, as well as those who canvass councilors or officials, will be disqualified immediately.
Candidates should be aware that the documentation and information they provide will be checked by relevant authorities, and that fraudulent submissions may result in criminal charges being filed against those involved in the submission. The Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to not fill any or all of the advertised positions.

Please contact the following numbers for more information: 043 705 3283/3284


Overview of Public Universities in South Africa

Here's an overview of some public universities in South Africa, including general admissions requirements and estimated application periods. Keep in mind, specific program requirements and dates can vary significantly, so it's important to check each university's official website for the most current information.

University of Pretoria

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with minimum scores in specific subjects related to the chosen program; for international students, equivalent qualifications.
  • Application Period: Usually opens in March and closes at the end of July for most programs.

University of Cape Town

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with pass levels required for degree study; subject-specific requirements depending on the program.
  • Application Period: Application opens in April and closes at the end of July.

Stellenbosch University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with required marks; some programs have additional testing.
  • Application Period: Opens in March and typically closes at the end of June.

University of the Witwatersrand

  • Admissions Requirements: Matriculation certificate with university exemption; required scores vary by faculty.
  • Application Period: Begins in March and ends on the 30th of September.

University of Johannesburg

  • Admissions Requirements: Matric exemption with a minimum APS score; specific subject requirements based on the faculty.
  • Application Period: Opens in April and generally closes by the 30th of September.

University of the Free State

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with specific marks for the program applied to; additional requirements for certain courses.
  • Application Period: Typically opens in April and closes at the end of August.

University of Venda

  • Admissions Requirements: Completion of the National Senior Certificate with an endorsement for diploma or degree studies; specific APS scores needed.
  • Application Period: Usually from May to September.

University of Fort Hare

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with university exemption; certain programs may have specific requirements.
  • Application Period: Opens around May and closes at the end of September.

University of the Western Cape

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with specific performance levels; additional requirements for certain programs.
  • Application Period: Generally from May to September.

North-West University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with university exemption; program-specific requirements may apply.
  • Application Period: Opens in March and usually closes by the end of August.

Rhodes University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate or equivalent; minimum academic performance in certain subjects.
  • Application Period: Applications open in April and close at the end of September.

Nelson Mandela University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with required scores for chosen programs; portfolio or additional tests for some faculties.
  • Application Period: Opens in April, with a deadline at the end of August for most programs.

Cape Peninsula University of Technology

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with specific scores; additional requirements for certain courses.
  • Application Period: Opens in May and typically closes by the end of September.

University of Limpopo

  • Admissions Requirements: Senior Certificate with endorsement for diploma or degree courses; specific APS scores for different programs.
  • Application Period: From April to September.

University of Zululand

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with an endorsement for bachelor’s degree studies; specific score requirements for various programs.
  • Application Period: Usually between April and November.

Central University of Technology

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with specific scores for the chosen field of study; additional criteria for certain programs.
  • Application Period: Application period generally starts in May and ends in October.

Vaal University of Technology

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with a pass that qualifies for admission to bachelor’s degree, diploma, or higher certificate programs.
  • Application Period: Typically from May to September.

Walter Sisulu University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with required scores for chosen programs; additional criteria for certain faculties.
  • Application Period: From April to September.

This list provides a starting point for understanding the admissions landscape across South Africa's diverse higher education institutions. Given the variability in programs and requirements, it's crucial to consult each university's website for the most accurate and up-to-date information.