2016/2017 Hitachi-DST Scholarship Programme For Training In Japan

2016/2017 Hitachi-DST Scholarship Programme For Training In Japan

Applications are open Hitachi-DST Scholarship Programme for a two-month training programme in Japan. South African citizens are eligible for this scholarship.

The  objective  of  this  programme  is  to  enhance  the  capacity  of  South  African  engineers  in  the  areas  of water  and  sanitation  treatment  and  service  in  support  of  South  Africa’s  social  infrastructure  development  programme.

South Africa’s Department of Science and Technology (DST) and Hitachi Ltd., a Japanese multinational corporation specialising in high-technology equipment including water, are inviting South African engineers to forward their applications for the 8th scholarship training  programme  offered  in  Japan.

English will be the common language used in most of the international conferences. Therefore, they strongly suggest that applicants have a good knowledge of English as a communication tool. A TOEFL score of 530 or above is preferred.

Course Level: Scholarship is available for a two-month training programme in Japan.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the areas of water and sanitation treatment and services.

Scholarship Award: The scholarship includes training fees, return flights to and from Japan, accommodation, local travel expenses in Japan, insurance and a food allowance for each successful candidate.

Scholarship can be taken at: Japan

Eligibility: Engineers that  comply  with  all  the  following  requirements  are  eligible  to  apply.  Candidates  must  be: South  African  citizens;  in good health, aged between 20 and 35 years old with at least three years’ work experience; in possession of a four-year engineering qualification from either  a university of technology or an academic university. The applicant should be in the employ of a South African Municipality and currently engaged  in  design,  operations  and  maintenance,  upgrading  and  modernisation,  in  the  areas  of  water  and  waste  water  treatment and services

Nationality: South African citizens are eligible for this scholarship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicant must be in possession of a four-year engineering qualification from either a university of technology or an academic university.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: English will be the common language used in most of the international conferences. Therefore, they strongly suggest that applicants have a good knowledge of English as a communication tool. A TOEFL score of 530 or above is preferred.

How to Apply: For an application form and guidelines as well as any inquiries relating to this Scholarship Programme, please contact Ms. Boitumelo Khutsoane or Ms. Elelwani Ramabulana at the Department of Science and Technology.

Application Deadline: The closing date for application is 29 April 2016.

Scholarship Link

3 Comments

  1. Anonymous

    April 7, 2016 at 11:31 AM

    please help me i need it please tell me how can i apply.and i am department of english

  2. Anonymous

    April 7, 2016 at 11:34 AM

    and my emil is adiamtew@yahoo.com

  3. brhane solomom feshation

    May 29, 2016 at 8:56 AM

    my name is brhane solomon from eritrea i have BA degree in nursing graduated in 2009&have more than six years work exeprence,now i wont study my MSc in your universty please contact me by e.mail brhane_solo94@yahoo.com

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