14 Jun2013June 14, 2013

The KZN Science Centre CEO receives Top 200 Young South Africans Award 2013

The KZN Science Centre Chief Executive Officer, Ms Candice Potgieter, has received a Mail & Guardian Top 200 Young South Africans Award at a ceremony held in Johannesburg on Tuesday the 11th of June 2013. This award recognises young leaders aged 35 and under, who have made a significant contribution to society and who have...

17 May2013May 17, 2013

Ford Motor Company SA Graduate Programme

Ford Motor Company SA has an on-going graduate programme with a high successful rate of placing graduates into permanent positions. Ford Motor Company, a global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., manufactures or distributes automobiles across six continents. Students who have completed their Degree or BTech in anyone of the fields listed below, have...

07 May2013May 7, 2013

TATA Africa Scholarship in Science, Engineering & Technology

Three awards will be given to women who are currently involved in full-time postgraduate study or research leading to a masters or doctoral degrees in an area where participation by women is traditionally low. These awards will recognize outstanding ability and potential in research. Application criteria: Grants will be awarded to young women who have registered for...

15 Apr2013April 15, 2013

The Afrisun KwaZulu-Natal Community Development Trust empowers children with The KZN Science Centre

The KwaZulu-Natal Science Centre is proud to announce its association with the prestigious Afrisun KwaZulu-Natal Community Development Trust in providing essential education to the children of KwaZulu-Natal. At an impressive luncheon, The KZN Science Centre was announced as one of the beneficiaries of the trust. The Afrisun KwaZulu-Natal Community Development Trust is a public benefit...

26 Mar2013March 26, 2013

The KZN Science Centre Wacky Water Holiday Programme

Hooray! It’s the end of the first school term! Join us at The KZN Science Centre for some splash-tastic fun by participating in our Wacky Water Holiday Programme, from 30 March to 07 April 2013. Did you know that 2013 marks the International Year of Water Cooperation? This means that countries all over the world...

19 Mar2013March 19, 2013

eThekwini Municipality strengthens relations with The KZN Science Centre

The KZN Science Centre has once again gone beyond the call of duty in providing essential and practical science education to the children of Kwa-Zulu Natal. In proud association with the eThekwini Community Foundation, The Siemens Stiftung and The Red Cap Foundation, The KZN Science Centre was host to the Siemens Stiftung Experimento Science Kit:...

25 Feb2013February 25, 2013

The KZN Science Centre taking Science to the Community

The KZN Science Centre has kicked-off its series of Outreach Interventions for 2013, starting with the PSG Outreach Programme. The Outreach programmes are a complement of curriculum-linked workshops which were researched and designed by highly qualified BSc graduate Education Officers. The aim of the Outreach venture is to take science to the community, more particularly,...

04 Jan2013January 4, 2013


The KZN (KwaZulu-Natal) Science Centre proudly congratulates Cwakeme High School, located in northern KZN, Hluhluwe, on achieving a phenomenal 98,2% pass rate in the 2012 National Senior Certificate Examinations. A stark contrast to the dismal 28% pass rate in 2011. After a fire destroyed most of the school’s buildings and facilities, the office of the...

10 Dec2012December 10, 2012


EXCITING EXPERIMENTS HOLIDAY PROGRAMME 08 December 2012- 13 January 2012 The KZN Science Centre is excited to announce the Exciting Experimenter theme for this year’s December Holiday Programme. Come be a part of the fascinating world of colourful chemicals, bubbling beakers and extraordinary experiments! Our holiday programme is action-packed with fun-filled, educational and interactive activities...

20 Nov2012November 20, 2012

Call for invitation for bursary applicants- Thuthuka Bursary Fund

In an effort to establish the CA(SA) footprint in the whole of the province of Kwazulu-natal, SAICA is seeking current Grade 12 students in each of the local municipalities with the aim of awarding them with a comprehensive bursary to study towards becoming a chartered accountant starting in the year 2013. The candidate must meet...