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University of KwaZulu-Natal Internships Latest Opportunities 2024 Apply Now

We are seeking motivated and enthusiastic individuals to join our internship program at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. This program offers a valuable opportunity for aspiring professionals to gain hands-on experience, contribute to meaningful projects, and develop essential skills within their respective fields.

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  • Collaborate with departmental teams on various projects and initiatives.
  • Assist in research tasks, data collection, and analysis as required.
  • Contribute innovative ideas and solutions to ongoing projects.
  • Participate in meetings, workshops, and training sessions to enhance skills and knowledge.
  • Support administrative tasks related to the assigned department.
  • Currently enrolled in a relevant undergraduate or postgraduate program at a recognized institution.
  • Strong communication, teamwork, and problem-solving skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and other relevant software.
  • Demonstrated interest or experience in the chosen field of internship.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team-oriented environment.
Job Benefits
  • Practical hands-on experience in a renowned academic institution.
  • Mentorship and guidance from experienced professionals.
  • Networking opportunities within the university and potentially beyond.
  • Potential for future career opportunities based on performance during the internship.
  1. Prepare Application Materials:
    • Update your resume/CV to highlight relevant education, skills, and experiences.
    • Write a cover letter expressing your interest in the internship and explaining why you're a suitable candidate.
    • Gather academic transcripts and any additional documents required (if specified).
  2. Explore Available Internship Opportunities:
    • Visit the UKZN official website or the university's career/internship portal to browse available internship positions.
    • Review the job descriptions and requirements for each internship opportunity to find the most suitable match for your skills and interests.
  3. Submit Application:
    • Follow the specific application instructions provided in the internship posting.
    • Send your application materials (resume, cover letter, transcripts, etc.) via email to the designated contact or through the university's online application portal.
    • Ensure that you include all requested documents and information as outlined in the application guidelines.
  4. Tailor Your Application:
    • Customize your cover letter and resume to highlight relevant experiences and skills that align with the internship position.
    • Clearly indicate the internship area or department you're applying to, if applicable.
    • Double-check for any specific requirements or additional documents requested in the internship description and include them in your application package.
  5. Follow-Up and Stay Informed:
    • After submitting your application, consider sending a follow-up email to confirm receipt and express your continued interest in the internship.
    • Stay informed about the application timeline. UKZN might specify a deadline for applications and may also indicate when candidates can expect to hear back regarding the status of their application.
  6. Prepare for Potential Interviews:
    • If shortlisted, prepare for potential interviews by researching the University of KwaZulu-Natal, understanding the internship role and its responsibilities, and being ready to discuss your qualifications and experiences.
  7. Professionalism and Persistence:
    • Maintain professionalism in all communications with UKZN representatives.
    • If you don't receive an immediate response, remain patient and persistent while awaiting updates on your application status.
Employment Type
Duration of employment
3 Months
Higher Education
Job Location
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, 4001, South Africa
Working Hours
Date posted
July 1, 2024
Valid through
January 10, 2029
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