Hot: 2025 Mossel Bay Municipality Internship program open

This 12 months Graduate Internship offer has been opened at Mossel Bay Municipality and they are inviting all interested applicants to apply now using the application details below.

Internship Application Closing Date : 13 August 2025

Internship Application Location: Mossel Bay, Western Cape

STIPEND: R7 276.74 per month

INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME: CORPORATE SERVICES

Mossel Bay Municipality is offering opportunities to unemployed South African graduates from
Higher Education institutions who have completed a three- (3) year Degree or National Diploma
and who are seeking work experience related to the field of study that they have completed.

National Diploma or Degree in the following fields (must be in possession of complete
qualification at date of application):


– Public Administration
– Human Resources Management
– Graphic Design
– Commerce
– Risk Management
– Internal Audit

  • Must be in possession of a valid Code B driver’s license
  • Fluent in at least two (2) of the three (3) official languages of the Western Cape
  • Computer literate (MS Office applications)
  • Applicants must have met the academic requirements for the advertised field of study/discipline and should not previously have been employed as an Intern in the Public Sector
  • Must be willing to work overtime

INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME: BUILDING CONTROL

REQUIREMENTS

(Relevant proof / documentation must accompany application. No late submissions will be accepted)

  • National Diploma or Degree in the Building Environment
  • Good communication, persuasion, writing and sound interpersonal skills
  • Fluent in at least two (2) of the three (3) official languages of the Western Cape
  • Computer literate (MS Office applications)
  • Applicants must have met the academic requirements for the advertised field of study/discipline and should not previously have been employed as an Intern in the Public Sector

PREFERRED REQUIREMENT

  • Valid Code B driver’s license

How to apply

Applications in writing on the official application form and accompanied by a comprehensive CV, which will be
regarded as confidential, must be directed to: The Senior Manager Human Resources, P O Box 25, Mossel Bay, 6500.

GENERAL:
– Shortlisted candidates may be subjected and required to undergo a theoretical and/or practical test, including a driving
skills test.
– Notwithstanding any representations to the contrary, no employment contract will come into effect until a written
offer has been made by the municipality to, and accepted by, the applicant.
These conditions are compulsory and failing to comply will automatically lead to disqualification of the applicant.
– Application forms are available on the Municipal website (www.mosselbay.gov.za) or electronically available from the
contact persons mentioned hereunder. Certified copies of proof of qualifications must accompany the CV.
– Electronic applications may be e-mailed to admin@mosselbay.gov.za.
– For equity purposes please indicate your race, gender and disability status.
– Further details are obtainable from Ms N Bouwer or Ms J Ruiters at telephone number (044) – 6065000.
– If applicants are not contacted within 40 days of the closing date, it can be accepted that they were not successful.
– The Mossel Bay Municipality is committed to comply to the requirements of the Employment Equity Act, No. 55 of 1998,
for the advancement of previously disadvantaged and disabled persons.


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.