Established in 1940, we are a national development finance institution set up to promote economic growth and industrial development. We are owned by the South African government under the supervision of the Economic Development ministry.
Fields of study in which bursaries are awarded have to be directly related to industry, and will only include the following:
BSc Industrial, Chemical, Electrical, Electronic, Mechanical, Mining, Metallurgy, Civil, Analytical Chemistry and Geology. (Technikon level leading to B. Tech).
Applied Commercial Sciences Bursary
Bcom (Accountancy CA), Bcom Financial Mathematics, Information Systems, Information Technology and Computer Science, Investment Management, Agriculture, Environmental Science and Logistics.
IDC Bursary Eligibility
South African citizens residing in the Republic of South Africa and who qualify for admission to a University or Technikon, or who have already passed one or more years at a University or Technikon and are not studying with the aid of an employer or bursary. Technikon or University students who have already successfully completed one or more years will be considered on their Grade 12 and most recent academic results.
Bursary Application Directions
Please see bursary information pack on http://www.prospectingbasics.com/support-files/idc_bursaries.pdf