Professional Development Office

This office serves as the mouth piece for all beneficiaries to ensure a smooth and effective communication, support and quality results are achieved by the beneficiaries, for the period they are funded.

From the office, the following can be obtained:

    Extra support

Every beneficiary gets 20 hours of extra tuition (2 modules per year), please request the tuition form.

    Projects

Any added expenses not covered by the tuition fees, related to your choice of study and are very critical to your studies will be covered. Please request more information

    Mentorship

For any beneficiary that requires a mentor, or any form of support please contact the office immediately and not after the semester or course of study.

    Courses and University choices

Courses and any career related queries, e.g. If you are having second thoughts about your chosen course or university, please contact the office immediately, If you choose to change one of the two without contacting the office, your bursary will be withdrawn.

    Exit Workshop

Beneficiaries doing last year of their degree/diploma should attend the exit workshop, Only Diplomas or Degrees will be allowed to attend the exit workshop

    Attending the exit workshop does not mean the end of the bursary
    Awards Ceremony

Beneficiaries that have graduated are invited to the awards ceremony to be celebrated on achieving their qualification

For 2017 – All beneficiaries that will graduate in the first semester should sent their academic record, life story and a professional picture of themselves.

    Postgraduates Funding

Beneficiaries that would like to pursue postgraduate studies should contact the office – not all courses are funded, only critical field of studies.

For more Information on all of the above, please contact Refilwe Mutloane on refilwem@jbmarksedutrust.co.za