Postgraduate Bursaries

About Us

About the Postgraduate Bursaries Administration

  • The Postgraduate Bursaries Administration is divided into 3 sections:
    • Section 1: DSF PG bursaries support section - Responsible for i) the annual advertisement of the call for applications for Postgraduate Bursaries, (ii) processing of the applications received for UNISA Postgraduate Bursaries & the contracting of awarded bursary.
    • Section 2: DSF PG Bursaries award section - Responsible for the allocation of all PG bursaries, claims or refunds and Intellimali processes.
    • Section 3: Inter-college postgraduate studies committee (ICPGSC): Responsible for the approval of the applications that meet the PG Bursaries criteria and the appeal processes of unsuccessful applications.

Purpose of the Postgraduate Bursaries Administration

  • To provide financial support to postgraduate diploma, honours, master’s, and doctoral students through bursary administration, dependent on eligibility, academic performance, and availability of funds.
  • To coordinate, manage and enhance the postgraduate student funding support systems.
  • To assist the university in attracting, supporting, and delivering quality postgraduate students by ensuring that bursaries are granted based on academic performance within the available budget.
  • To provide information about other available funding options, including scholarships, loans, and bursaries for postgraduate students
  • To provide a student-centred platform for dealing with all postgraduate bursary-related issues.

Meet our DSF PG bursaries support section Team

Muzi Mamba
mambama@unisa.ac.za
Eskia' Mphahlele Registration building, Hall B,

Sunnyside Campus, UNISA, 0002,South Africa

Permission Mokwena
CGS-pgb@unisa.ac.za
Eskia' Mphahlele Registration building, Hall B,

Sunnyside Campus, UNISA, 0002,South Africa

Oretlotlile Geoffrey Skosana
CGS-pgb@unisa.ac.za
Eskia' Mphahlele Registration building, Hall B,

Sunnyside Campus, UNISA, 0002,South Africa

Lutendo Mutavhatsindi
CGS-pgb@unisa.ac.za
Eskia' Mphahlele Registration building, Hall B,

Sunnyside Campus, UNISA, 0002,South Africa

Last modified: 2021/11/15