Ubuhlebezwe Municipality is offering Financial Assistance to the first year deserving students and current existing bursary holders enrolled at recognized Tertiary Institutions (Universities)

Financial Assistance will comprise of Tuition Fee, Books, Accommodation and Meals for students residing within the jurisdiction of Ubuhlebezwe Municipality area admitted to recognized tertiary institutions for a Full Bursary for students intending of doing:


  1. Finance Management / Accounting Studies
  2. Town Planning
  3. Civil Engineering
  4. Geographical Information Systems (GIS)


Minimum requirements to apply for financial assistance are:


  • Certified Copy of Valid Matric Certificate
  • Certified Copy of South African green bar coded ID book/Smart ID Card
  • Proof of registration from the relevant Tertiary Institution for the current academic year
  • Fee structure and Banking details of the institution
  • Correct Personal Contact details
  • Signed Bursary Application Form, Dated and Stamped by Ward Councillor


Priority will be given to students who enrol for Municipal Priority Skills.

Please fill the application correctly.

To download Bursary Application Form please log onto (www.ubuhlebezwe.gov.za) or collect them to our Municipality Offices during office working hours from 08:00 – 16:30, Monday to Friday


To apply please forward applications to:

The Municipal Manager               

Attention: Mr G.M. Sineke

P.O. Box 132




Or hand delivered to: 29 Margaret Street, Ixopo, KwaZulu Natal, 3276


For enquiries please call: 039 834 1904, Mr T. Gumede

Download Application Form here


Closing date for applications is 12h00 on the 28 February 2021



Mr GM Sineke

Municipal Manager