Internship Programme at Stats SA 2015/16

By on October 23, 2014

Statistics South Africa invites graduates to join its 2015/16 Internship Programme. Stats SA provides scinetific knowledge which enables socienty  to understand complex socio-economic phenomena. It draws its mandate from the Statistics Act. 1999 (Act no 6 of 1999).

To qualify for the internship programme, you must –

  • Be an unemployed South African graduate aged between 20–30 years;
  • Have completed a degree/ national diploma or Honours degree; and
  • Have obtained an average of 60% or higher in any of the fields of study listed below

Locations and fields of study:

  • WESTERN CAPE: BSc (Statistics), BSc (Mathematics); BSc (Computer Science); BSc (Geography / GIS); BEnviron; BTech (HRM); ND (HRM); BCom (HRM); ND: Logistics; BTech (IT), ND: Info Technology
  • EASTERN CAPE: BSc (Statistics), BSc (Computer Science); BSc (Geography / GIS); B Environ; BTech (HRM); ND (HRM); BCom (HRM); ND: Logistics; BTech (IT), ND: Info Technology
  • FREE STATE: BSc (Computer Science); BSc (Geography / GIS); B Environ; BTech (HRM); ND (HRM); BCom(HRM); ND: Logistics; BTech (IT), ND: Info Technology
  • KZN: BCom (Marketing), BSc (Statistics); B SocSc (Demography); BTech (HRM); ND (HRM); BCom (HRM); ND: Logistics; BCom (Finance); BTech: Finance; ND: Finance
  • MPUMALANGA: BTech (IT), ND: Info Technology; BSc (Computer Science); BCom (Marketing), ND: Logistics
  • NORTH WEST: BSc (Statistics); BCom (Finance); ND: Logistics; BTech (HRM); ND (HRM); BCom (HRM)
  • LIMPOPO: BSc (Geography / GIS); BTech (HRM); ND (HRM); BCom (HRM); ND: Logistics; BTech (IT), ND: Info Technology; BSc (Computer Science)
  • NORTHERN CAPE: BSocSc (Demography); BTech (IT), ND: Info Technology; BSc (Computer
  • Science) BTech(HRM); ND (HRM); BCom (HRM); ND: Logistics

The following qualifications are required for Head Office in Pretoria:

  • BSc: Economics, Statistics, Geography, Geomatics & Computer Science
  • BCom: Finance, Economics, Econometrics, Accounting, Communications and Marketing, Information Technology
  • BA: Population Studies, Geography, Geomatics, Demography, Communications (Linguistics)
  • BSOC Sciences: Social Sciences
  • National Diploma / B.Tech: Human Resource Management, Financial Management, Supply Chain Management, Human Resource Development, Logistics Management, Transport Management, Internal Audit, Risk Management, Security Management, Cartography, Journalism, Multi-Media, Software Development.
  • Law: LLB


  • A three-year tertiary qualification on the mentioned fields.
  • Applicants that still need to finish or qualify for a Degree or National Diploma should not apply.

How to apply

Click here to download the internship application form. Please note that no other application methods will be considered ● Correspondence will be entered into with short-listed candidates only ● Statistics South Africa reserves the right not to make an appointment ● Applications received after the closing date will not be considered. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Head Office, Pretoria: Post to the Manager: Recruitment and Appointments, Statistics SA, Private Bag X44, Pretoria 0001 or hand-deliver at 167 Manaka Building, corner Madiba and Thabo Sehume Streets, Pretoria.

Due to the pending Post Office strike, applicants are encouraged to hand-deliver their applications at the nearest Stats SA office.

Closing Date: 07 November 2014

Kindly contact Mr M Nonzinyana at (012) 310 4893


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