CSIR: Internships / Work Integrated Learning Opportunity for 2021

Organization CSIR
Employment Type Internship
Province Gauteng
Town/City Pretoria



The CSIR in partnership with MerSETA is offering work integrated learning opportunity to students who require experiential training in order to fulfil national diploma requirements. The programme provides opportunities to students to gain practical experience that augments their theoretical studies under the guidance of more experienced professionals.


  • A South African citizen;
  • Full-time enrolment at a TVET College or a University of Technology in any of the below mentoed area of study;
  • Must have passed all courses and left with practical experience to complete their National Diploma

Fields of study:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechatronics Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Chemical engineering
  • Electro-mechanical engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Electrical/Electronic Engineering (light current)
  • Biotechnology and Polymer Technology
  • Microbiology
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Information Technology
  • Industrial Engineering

This opportunity helps applicants bridge the gap between the academics and practical application, making them more employable.


How to Apply


Application should include the following:

  • A copy of the identity document;
  • A complete resume;
  • Latest academic transcript;
  • Proof of registration and/or letter confirming that they need practical training to graduate.


Apply Online for the CSIR: Internships / Work Integrated Learning Opportunity 2021