Mechatronics engineering is a synergistic combination of precision mechanical engineering, electronics and computer system. These systems are found in numerous industry sectors were mechanical and electrical engineering are interfaced with computer systems such as automotive etc.
Matric Pure Maths and Science / N3 Engineering Maths and Science
All manufacturing processes especially motor car manufacturers have robotics/conveyer belt systems on production lines, here is where mechatronics fits in. They are able to program and maintain the systems to operate efficiently and effectively. Many employment opportunities exist in this field especially in the motor manufacturing environment.
The Department of Higher Education and Training makes provision for a bursary fund per TVET college in order facilitate optimum access for financially needy and academically deserving students. When allocating funds to students, compliance to DHET Bursary Administration Guidelines, is imperative. The DHET has appointed The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) as the administrators of these funds.
Who can apply?
ELLIGIBILITY CRITERIA • Only South African Citizens
• Registered EMC student
THREE MAIN CRITERIA
• Financially neediness
• Academic performance
• 80% Class attendance