Foodbev SETA invites prospective First year and postgraduate full time, unemployed students enrolled at university for the 2015 academic year to apply for study bursaries the are relevant to the food and beverage manufacturing industry. Qualifying students will be funded for tuition, books learning materials, accommodation and meals at registered university hostels. The following areas have been identified as scarce skills in the food and beverage manufacturing industry.

Undergraduate Programmes

  • BSc Mechanical Engineering
  • BSc Electrical Engineering
  • BSc Electronics Engineering
  • BCom / BCompt in Accounting / Finance
  • BSc. Food Science / Chemistry / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Microbiology
  • B Bus Sc Marketing
  • BSc Oenology
  • Degree in Environmental Health Science
  • Degree in Consumer Science
  • BCom
  • Diploma in Food Technology
  • Diploma in Production Management
  • Diploma in Packaging Management
  • Diploma in Operation Management
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  • Diploma Electrical Engineering
  • Diploma in Electronics
  • Postgraduate Programmes
Masters / PhD Degree (Research based and scarce skills based)
  • BSc Hons. Mechanical Engineering
  • BSc Hons. Electrical Engineering
  • BSc Hons. Electronics Engineering
  • BCom / BCompt Hons in Accounting / Finance
  • BSc Hons. Food Science / Chemistry / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Microbiology
  • B Bus Sc Hons Marketing
  • BSc Hons. Oneology
  • Hons Degree in Environmental Health Science
  • BTech in Food Technology
  • BTech in Production Management
  • BTech in Packaging Management
  • BTech in Operation Management
  • BTech in Mechanical Engineering
  • BTech Electrical Engineering
  • BTech in Electronics
  • Advanced Diploma: Labour Relations
  • Hons Degree in Consumer Science
  • Hons / Masters: Industrial Psychology
The Busay Grants available to full time students to subsidize research and / or innovation projects costs leading a postgraduate qualification, which is deemed to be relevant to the food and beverage industry.
How To Apply
The following are to be submitted for 2015 :
  • A strong academic record accompanied by a need for financial assistance
  • Special consideration shall be given to female applicants as well as applicants living with disabilities and applicants from from previously disadvantaged backgrounds.
  • Students should not have an existing bursary
  • Students will be required to complete an application form available on the Foodbev SETA website at that needs to be submitted together with all supporting documents as required on the applcation form (incomplete applications will not be considered)
  • For enquiries, please contact Maureen at (011 253 7300)
  • Applications can be forwarded as follows:
Post: PO Box 245, Gallo Manor, 2052 or
Hand Deliver: 13 Autumn Rd, Rivonia 2128
Closing Date: 28 February 2015