Human Capital Development

Graduates Development Programmes

Internship Programme

The ARC Internship Programme offers new graduates 12 months of working experience in a research and development, technology transfer, support and commercial environment. The internship are offered by ARC in collaboration with AgriSeta, Saasta, DST, NRF and DAFF.
Internships are offered throughout the ARC, across the spectrum in various fields of expertise. The main objective of the internship programme is to afford new graduates or young people studying towards achieving qualification an opportunity to apply their knowledge and develop skills needed in the market through exposure in their relevant fields and under the guidance of more experienced professionals.
Who can apply?
New graduates in the science, engineering, technology or commerce fields who are interested in gaining work experience are invited to apply. Mentorship opportunities as well as vacation work are also offered by the programme and placement on permanent employment as junior researcher, practitioner or professional where possible.

Experiential / In-service Training

The ARC is passionate about creating a unique space for staff to realize their potential, a platform where smart minds can find the support, interaction and knowledge to help them shine even brighter. Joining the ARC is a lifetime investment in personal growth, as we are committed to the continued professional development of our people.
Through development programmes, training, mentoring and formal career planning they can reach their full potential and fulfill their personal career goals. The career opportunities at the ARC are endless. Employees are encouraged and supported on the career path they wish to take.
At ARC, you will find a variety of different career opportunities, depending on where you are right now with your training or professional career.