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Data Science Graduate Development Programme: 2025



Data Science Graduate Development Programme: 2025

Data Science Graduate Development Programme 2025 The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) is seeking applications from talented postgraduates for its one-year Data Science Graduate Development Programme, scheduled to commence in January 2025.

The programme offers a unique opportunity to join one of South Africa leading institutions dedicated to maintaining price and financial stability.

  • Closing Date: 30 April 2024
  • Location: Pretoria

Check Also: ZA Student Portal

About the South African Reserve Bank

The SARB plays a crucial role in ensuring the economic well-being of South Africans by maintaining price and financial stability. It regulates the South African financial sector, oversees the design and distribution of banknotes and coin, manages interest rates, sets cash reserve requirements for banks, and ensures stability in the banking sector and the wider financial system.

Programme Description

Data science is an interdisciplinary field that utilizes scientific methods, algorithms, and systems to extract insights and knowledge from both structured and unstructured data. The core objective of the SARB’s Data Science Graduate Development Programme is to develop advanced analytics capabilities in central banking.

Programme Format

  • Duration: One year (January 2025 to December 2025)
  • Placement: Graduates will be placed in the Business Systems and Technology Department within the SARB.
  • Training: Graduates will attend various learning interventions at the SARB Academy, including technical training. The programme offers opportunities for a Data Science track, where graduates will work in a Data Lab environment on various use cases.


To be eligible for consideration, candidates must:

  • Hold a postgraduate qualification or be in the process of completing one (ideally completed the coursework) in fields such as Data Science, Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence, Predictive Analytics Modelling, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Economics with Econometrics, Information Technology, Engineering, or Business Mathematics and Informatics.
  • Possess coding skills in R and/or Python.
  • Be a South African citizen.
  • Demonstrate curiosity, innovation, and self-motivation with strong analytical skills.
  • Have a proven track record of academic excellence with an overall average mark of 70% and above.
  • Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills.


Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a dynamic team driving innovation in central banking. Apply now for the 2025 South African Reserve Bank Graduate Development Programme in Data Science.

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Internship in Programmatic Advertising



Internship in Programmatic Advertising

Internship in Programmatic Advertising. The programmatic advertising internship is designed to provide you with a comprehensive introduction to the field, equipping you with the technical and professional skills needed to thrive in the industry. By joining our team, you will contribute to the Dentsu network’s success in the realm of programmatic advertising.

Closing date: 21 April 2024

Check Also: ZA Student portal

Job Description

As an intern, you will be immersed in various aspects of programmatic advertising, including campaign implementation, data analysis, tracking and reporting on campaign results, and participating in client calls and events. You will have the opportunity to work closely with industry experts, learning from their insights and gaining invaluable practical experience.

Key Responsibilities

  • Participate in day-to-day training sessions
  • Implement and manage campaign activities
  • Review and manage client data to understand campaign performance
  • Track and report on campaign results
  • Generate campaign reports and ensure pacing, QA, and trafficking are executed effectively
  • Seek guidance and ask questions to enhance learning and understanding

Minimum Requirements

  • Matric Certificate
  • South African ID
  • Basic computer skills

Training and Development

The successful candidate will undergo comprehensive training on digital platforms such as Google, Facebook Business Manager, Twitter, TikTok, DV360, Google Marketing Platform, facilitated by our experienced HR team.

Why Work With Us

Joining our team means embarking on a journey to create career-defining work. You will collaborate with inspiring colleagues and engage with a diverse range of clients, cultures, and experiences. We offer exciting challenges, memorable experiences, and opportunities to shape your future.

Inclusion and Diversity

At our core, we value diversity and individuality. We believe in equal opportunities for everyone, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, age, or disability. We encourage our employees to bring their full selves to work, as we believe that is what drives innovation and creativity.


If you’re ready to kickstart your career in programmatic advertising, we invite you to apply for our internship by submitting your CV and a cover letter detailing why you’re passionate about programmatic advertising and how you can contribute to our team. Applications can be sent to [email address].

Don’t miss this opportunity to unleash your potential in the exciting world of digital marketing! Apply now and embark on a rewarding journey with us.


Our programmatic advertising internship offers a unique chance to gain practical skills and insights into the digital marketing landscape. Join us in Sandton for an enriching experience that will pave the way for a successful career in programmatic advertising. Apply today!

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