Standing for Royal Bafokeng Institute, RBI aims to aid children to reach their truest potential through education. RBI is a part of the Royal Bafokeng Institute. It acts with force and boldness to ensure the challenges in the educational field of South Africa are ameliorated.
Royal Bafokeng Institute pioneers education and helps in bridging the gap between opportunities and improving the future of South African youth in the long run. RBI provides different opportunities to boost skills and support students to improve their future.
RBI Technical and Vocational Education and Training Bursary 2023
RBI is inviting students to apply for their technical and vocational education and training bursary in the upcoming academic year. The bursary aims to pave the way for a successful future for the students.
Due to the shortage of skills in South Africa, this bursary prioritizes engineering and mining. Academically deserving students who do not have the financial strength to continue higher education.
The bursary will be provided to students pursuing degree courses in boiler making, electrical engineering, rock engineering, fitting and turning, mining management, civil engineering, mining overseer, blasting ticket, mechanical engineering, and quality management.
The bursary will cover living expenses, tuition fees, and study materials. The applicant must be selected at any one of the TVET branch (Mankwe, Rustenburg and Brits campuses).
You have to suffice the following eligibility criteria to be considered eligible for the bursary programme:
- The applicant must be a South African citizen and should be a resident of Royal Bafokeng
- The candidate must be in financial need. (Certificate of household income will help in determining the eligibility of the candidate)
- The applying candidate should not receive funding from other private, Government, or NSFAS sponsors.
How To Apply?
The candidate has to apply for admission to a TVET college. Once selected, the admission proof, along with other required documents, must be sent through email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The bursary panel will screen the applications, and the applicants will receive a notification about their application status before 10th May 2023.
Note: If candidates do not receive any confirmation from RBI on or before the notification date, consider the application to be unsuccessful.
You have to submit the following documents to ensure eligibility for the bursary programme.
- Certified ID documents
- Letter from Kgosana
- If already enrolled in a TVET college, then the latest academic results
- Family income proof or an affidavit
The closing date of RBI Technical and Vocational Education and Training Bursary 2023 is 5 May 2023. Applications submitted after the assigned date will not be considered by the bursary panel.
For any queries related to the bursary, please reach out directly to RBI at:
Telephone No.: +27 (0) 14 566 1400
Sun City Road (R565), Salema, Phokeng 0335
Please do not send any questions after the closing date. View our other bursaries/scholarships open for application here: https://allbursaries.co.za/notice/