Are you an unemployed young graduate looking to kickstart your career in a dynamic and supportive environment? The Municipal Infrastructure Support Agent (MISA) is offering an exceptional opportunity through its MISA Young Graduate Programme for the 2024/25 intake.

This programme is designed to provide valuable hands-on experience and professional development to help you achieve your career goals.

MISA Young Graduate Programme Overview

The MISA Young Graduate Programme is a structured work-based candidacy development programme aimed at unemployed youth with relevant technical qualifications from institutions of higher learning. This two to three-year programme is focused on preparing graduates for professional registration with relevant professional bodies.

While the programme is not exclusively limited to individuals from previously disadvantaged communities, MISA strongly encourages applications from historically disadvantaged individuals.

Fields of Study

The Young Graduate Programme offers opportunities in the following areas:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Town and Regional Planning
  • Environmental Management
  • Project Construction Management

Programme Benefits

The MISA Young Graduate Programme provides numerous benefits to help you build a strong foundation for your career:

  • Monthly Stipend: Participants receive a monthly stipend to support their living expenses during the programme.
  • Mentorship: Gain invaluable insights and guidance from experienced mentors in your field.
  • Professional Development: The programme is designed to help you achieve professional registration with relevant bodies, ensuring you meet industry standards.
  • Work-Based Learning: Acquire practical experience through structured, hands-on training in real-world environments.

How to Apply

To apply for the MISA Young Graduate Programme, follow these steps:

  • Download the Application Form: YG-Application-Form-2024-25.doc
  • Complete the Application Form:  Ensure the application form is fully completed and signed by the applicant.

Submit Your Application

Send your completed application form before the closing date. All applications need to include the following (scanned as one document; please do not separate the documents when scanning):

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Certified copies of relevant qualifications
  • Certified copy of the identity document
  • Proof of residential address


Application Details

  • Closing Date: 21 June 2024 at 16H00
  • Contact for Enquiries: Mr. Takalani Modau at 012 848 5506

The MISA Young Graduate Programme is a fantastic opportunity for young South African graduates to kickstart their careers. With structured training, professional mentorship, and a focus on achieving professional registration, this programme offers a solid foundation for future professional growth. Don’t miss out on this chance to enhance your skills and build a successful career in your chosen field.

Apply now and take the first step towards a bright future!