BBD Bursary and Beyond Programme 2022

Bursary description:

  • BBD is a technology/software company that offers a variety of technological services this includes: Systems integration, user experience design, mobile app services, software development,  IT & development consulting, as well as maintenance and support are among the company’s  services and skills.
  • BBD is a global software company that uses unique ideas and cutting edge technology stacks to  tackle real-world challenges. The firm’s expertise includes education, financial services, insurance,  telecommunications, and government. Furthermore, the company maintains its track record by  effectively delivering digital solutions into client businesses utilizing extensive business domain  expertise and world-class talents.
  • For the bursary, BBD is encouraging all students who are passionate and interested in Information Technology/Computer Science and are also currently studying in the field to apply for the BBD bursary programme.
  • The bursary covers tuition fees and living expenses, and additionally, mentorship and training is provided to bursary awardees throughout their studies.
  • Each week bursary awardees will be required to get a hands on experience working with the latest technologies and also engage with other bursars.
  • After completing their studies in university, bursary awardees will be placed in the company’s graduate programme.

Must be interested in enrolling or studying the following degrees:

  • Information Technology/Computer Science
  • Informatics
  • Software Engineering

Bursary requirements:

  • Should be a South African citizen.
  • Should be passionate about Information Technology/Computer Science.
  • Should have an exceptional academic record.
  • Should have average of 70% and above in Matric/Grade 12.
  • Should be studying towards a degree in Computer Science/Information Technology.
  • Should have an average of 65% and above in university/tertiary.

How to apply:

  • Applications should be completed online by clicking the Apply Here button below.

The following documentation may be required for the bursary application:

  • Certified copy of your South African ID (Less than 3 months old).
  • Documentation of why you need financial assistance, this can include parent’s pay slip and a motivational letter.
  • Acceptance letter/document from the university stating you have been accepted for the enrollment of the studies mentioned above (Information Technology/Computer Science).
  • Certified copy of your latest academic record for university students.
  • Certified copy of your Academic record (Grade 12 latest academic record/Grade 11 final academic record).