AGSA Bursaries

Auditor General South Africa Bursary Programme

The Auditor-General of South Africa awards bursaries yearly to assist student who want to pursue tertiary education but have no funds. Applications for the 2015 intake are now open. The closing date is 15 September 2014. Please read the requirements below then click on the link at the bottom of the page to register the applicant’s profile and apply.

Agsa Bursaries Requirements

Must be studying or intending to study towards a qualification as a Chartered Accountant (i.e. BCom Accounting CA stream, Bachelor of Accounting CA stream and BCompt) at a University accredited by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA).
Bursary holders are required to serve articles / enter into a training contract with the organisation on completion of their studies as per the bursary contract.
Bursaries are awarded to South African citizens only.

All candidates must be:

Proficient in English with strong communication skills
Have good interpersonal skills
Have a drive, determination and commitment to succeed
Have strong leadership potential
Qualification requirement for Grade 12 students:

Must obtain matric exemption and university acceptance
Must obtain at least 60% for English
Must obtain at least 60% for Mathematics (not Maths literacy)
Qualification requirement for University students:

1st year students:

Obtain over 60% for Financial Accounting
2nd year students:
Obtain over 60% for Financial Accounting
Obtain over 60% for Managerial Accounting
3rd and Final year students:
Obtain over 60% for Financial Accounting
Obtain over 60% for Managerial Accounting
Obtain over 60% for Taxation
Obtain over 60% for Auditing
Must obtain over 60% pass in all subjects.

How To Apply

Apply online