Various Training

University of KwaZulu-Natal

The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) is currently the only university in South Africa to offer an Agricultural Engineering degree. This degree is offered by the School of Bioresources Engineering and Environmental Hydrology (BEEH) and is accredited by the Engineering Council of South Africa. The School of BEEH offers a 4 year BSc Eng degree and also MSc Eng and PhD degrees in Agricultural Engineering.


For more information please visit the School of BEEH's website.


Training of Agricultural Engineers

in pdf by Jeff Smithers.

Open file

Agricultural Engineering Bursaries


Eastern Cape Department of Agriculture

The Manager Human Resource Development
Department of Agriculture
Private Bag X0040, Bisho, 5605

Attention: Mr S Funani
Tel: 040 6391077

Free State Department of Agriculture

The Head - Department of Agriculture
Attention: Mr Zacharia Mofokeng
Tel: 051 5061502


Attention: Ms Lesego Nkowe
Fax: 086 5381577

KwaZulu-Natal Department of Agriculture

The Head - Department of Agriculture
P/Bag X9059, Pietermaritzburg, 3200

Tel: 033 3559100

Limpopo Department of Agriculture

The Head of Department
Department of Agriculture - Bursary Division
Private Bag X9487, Polokwane, 700

Tel: 015 2943000 / 015 2943308

Mpumulanga Department of Agriculture

Attention: Mathew Mathebula
Tel: 013-7666110 - Cell: 082 940 8483

National Department of Agriculture

Mr MJ Kgobokoe
Manager - Sector Skills and Training
Directorate Education and Training
Private Bag X250, Pretoria.

Tel: 012 3196810 - Cell: 083 6258782

PDP and DTI Bursaries

Prof TE Simalenga
Private Bag X79, Pretoria

Tel: 012 3212501 - Fax: 012 3231157

SA Sugar Industry Trust Fund For Education Bursaries

Bursary Co-ordinator
Sugar Industry Trust Fund For Education
PO Box 507, 4000