WBHO Bursary South Africa 2017 – 2018



With 5 offices located across the major cities in South Africa, WBHO is one of the largest Southern African construction companies, even being listing on the JSE.

WBHO Construction operate within the following disciplines: civil engineering, pharmaceutical manufacturing, construction of hospitals; hotels; office blocks; shopping centres; casinos; roads; reservoirs; sewage works and so much more.

If you want to pursue a career in the construction/ built environment field, this company is definitely one of the best to join.


Bursaries will be awarded to students currently studying within one of the following fields (BTech/ ND/ BEng/ BSc):

  • Building Science
  • Civil Engineering
  • Construction Management
  • Quantity Surveying


Students will be required to attend compulsory training for one week in July/ July, they will also be required to do vacation work during the holidays.
On completion of their qualification, students must undertake a work-back contract whereby they will work for WBHO for the equal duration as the bursary awarded.

Please note that if you have not heard back from WBHO by 15 November (at the latest), please consider your application as unsuccessful.


Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying:

  • South African citizen
  • Full-time student, studying towards a BTech/ ND/ BEng/ BSc qualification in one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Achieved a minimum average of 60%



Download and complete the WBHO Bursary Application Form (.doc), OR the WBHO Bursary Application Form (.pdf).

The following items must accompany your application form:

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Photo (passport size)
  • Curriculum Vitae,
  • Matric certificate or latest academic results,
  • Tertiary academic record (to date)


Fully complete application forms and supporting documents must be emailed to: bursaryapplications@wbho.co.za before the closing date.


30 June annually.


For any bursary queries, please contact:
Tel: 011 321 7200 (Johannesburg)
Tel: 021 532 5100 (Cape Town)
Tel: 031 714 1500 (Kwazulu-Natal)
Tel: 041 398 4600 (Port Elizabeth)
Email: bursaryapplications@wbho.co.za

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