DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT SCHOLARSHIP TO CZECH REPUBLIC
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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT
SCHOLARSHIP TO CZECH REPUBLIC
As a pledge towards addressing the skills shortage within the Transport sector, the
Department of Transport is currently in the process of offering 10 scholarships to
young black women who are interested in studying in Transport disciplines, more
particularly in the areas of Transport infrastructure and technology. The Department
seeks to recruit Matriculants from historically disadvantaged communities with
Mathematics and Science as passed subjects. The undergraduate programme is
preferably targeted at South African citizens from marginalised parts of the country
up to the age of 25 years and who, on completion of their qualifications, would
be willing to work within the Transport sector. Students will be expected to study
in both Czech and English at an overseas University for a maximum duration of
4-5 years. Successful candidates will be expected to undergo a 1 year Czech
language course as a prerequisite to entry for exposure and study purposes, but
also to enable easy comprehension in the areas of need throughout the entire
Students must have passed pure Mathematics and
English with a B symbol (6 Meritorious).
Although the following courses will be offered, candidates would be advised to
study primarily in those areas that the local providers are experiencing capacity
Technology Management in Transport
Transport Means, with specialisation in Railway Vehicles or Road Vehicles
Transport Infrastructure, with specialisation in Transport Routes
The deadline for applications is 27 July 2015 and only qualifying students
would be invited for interviews and other relevant screening. No late applications
will be considered.
must be submitted on Form Z83 and must be accompanied by
certified copies of Matric certificate, statement of results, ID and motivational letter;
via post to Private Bag X193, Pretoria, 0001 or hand-delivered at the Department
of Transport, Forum Building, 159 Struben Street, Pretoria.
Scholarship to Czech Republic / David Kgasago (Department of Transport).
Ms Hellen Mnguni, Ms Lorraine Stones, tel. (012) 309 3682 or Mr David
Kgasago, tel. (012) 309 3981.