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At IDFC, we recognize the need  to develop key skills within the communities we serve. To further enhance the skills pool in Kwazulu-Natal, IDFC has established a bursary scheme to assist qualifying matriculants, based in the province, to acquire tertiary qualifications in specified fields of study at recognised tertiary education institutions in South Africa

Prospective candidates must obtain the application form from the Ithala website at, from Ithala Offices and Branches within KwaZulu-Natal.

The completed application forms can be submitted via email to, via post, courier or hand delivered to any Ithala Branch or Office.

  • Financial Management
  • Property Management 
  • Information Technology Management
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Architecture 
  • Agriculture and Environment Studies

Successful applicants will qualify for the following under the Ithala Bursary Scheme:

  • Registration and tuition fees
  • Accommodation and meals
  • Stationery 


All other costs that fall outside of the Bursary Scheme policy.

Available Bursaries