Lerato Botha


The Sector Education and Training Authority (SETA) bursaries are an attempt by government to increase the number of university graduates in areas that require critical skills discipline. The following reveals all necessary information about these bursaries.

Student loans from recognised banks have become an essential part of achieving tertiary funding for many students. To apply for such education loans, there are a number of things that students would have to provide along with their applications.

Capitec has made student education funding much easier with their credit-for-education option that presents as a student loan. Nonetheless, students can still take out personal loans and are not limited to just an educational loan option.

Since there are limited resources for private college funding, it is important that students do extensive research in order to find the few private college bursaries available that best suit their study pursuits. Although not reflective of all the private college bursary options made available in the country, the following provides a very short list of private college bursaries for teaching and education qualifications specifically.

The University of South Africa (Unisa) is one of many public universities that receive government funding aid in the form of the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) to fund students’ teaching qualifications. However, apart from NSFAS, there are a number of other bursary options for teaching available for Unisa students.

Education bursaries for Gauteng-based students can be hard to come by if one does not have the right resources to search for them. As such, here is a helpful list of information about Gauteng education bursaries for students’ consideration

The South African government has a number of Sector Education and Training Authority (Seta) programmes that are aimed towards skills development. A part of their efforts towards skills development includes issuing student bursaries, but these bursaries have application requirements to be met before they are issued to students.

Motivation letters are an integral part of a bursary application as it allows insight into the student applying for the bursary and their motivations for doing so. As such, it is important that an applicant know the fundamentals of compiling a bursary motivation letter.

Capitec bank’s Credit-for-Education has proven a useful alternative student loan option for students who need it. However, the loan option only works for a select set of institutions, and therefore has a number of different means of application according to the different partner institutions.

With tertiary schooling in the health field being as costly as it is, a number of organisations, including government, have made bursary funds available to aid prospective health sciences students. Among these bursary options are nursing bursaries available for students in the Gauteng province.

Now, more than ever, there has been a growing need for more young professionals in health and medical fields. For young students in Gauteng who want to pursue this career but are not in a position to fund this passion, there are a number of bursary options available to support these pursuits.

When applying for a bursary, a student needs to ensure that, apart from meeting all the requirements for bursary eligibility, they also have the necessary information and documents that need to be attached to their application. Here are the general documents and personal information that are typically expected to accompany a bursary application.

Applying for student loans can be difficult, especially during a time where things are made to be heavily reliant on the internet and digital devices. Luckily for students looking to apply for a Nedbank student loan, they have laid their application process out in an easy, step by step manner.

South Africa has a number of Sector Education and Training Authority (Seta) branches dedicated to a number of sectors. The Seta also offers bursaries for students who would like to enter careers that correlate to their Seta bursary type, including one for the accounting field.

Capitec Bank is one of a handful of banks in South Africa that offer students a tertiary funding alternative in the form of a repayable loan. Like many of the other bank loan options available, Capitec student loans cover more than just tuition costs.

As much as there are opportunities to receive funding within South Africa, many collaborative efforts have made it possible for South African students to find bursary programmes to support their studies overseas. Here are just a few of those bursary and scholarship options.

Most student loan options allow for the student to apply both in person and online for all convenience. The Absa student loan application is no different, allowing students to submit physical applications as well as make an application via phone.

The Absa study loan is just one of the many available funding options for students who want to pursue tertiary studies. Nevertheless, just like any other loan option, there are requirements that need to be met in order to qualify for this loan option.

The Multichoice Bursary Scheme provides an alternative funding method for close to 200 students each year since the scheme began. Here is everything that a potential applicant would need to know about the bursary.

As Standard Bank has two separate student loan options, the qualifying criteria for both differ. It is important that a prospective loan applicant understand the distinctions between these two loan options and their requirements.