How to Apply for MDDA’s Internship Programme 2024

The Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA), in partnership with MICT SETA, is offering an exciting internship opportunity for graduates based in Auckland Park, Johannesburg. This programme aims to provide valuable practical experience to new graduates from accredited tertiary institutions.

Opportunity Details:

  • Closing Date: 28 July 2024
  • Location: Auckland Park, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Stipend: R 66,000.00 per annum

To be eligible for this internship programme, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Must have a Matric/Grade 12 certificate and a three-year tertiary qualification (degree or diploma) with no previous relevant working experience.
  • Must be a South African citizen.
  • Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
  • Be prepared to enter into a learning agreement for 12 months.
  • Note that permanent employment after completion of the programme is not guaranteed.


  • Print: Degree/Diploma in Digital Advertising/Journalism/Media Studies/Developmental Studies/BCom Finance (Reference: 2024InternshipBC)
  • Corporate Services – Communications: Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design/Multimedia/Communications/Marketing/Public Relations (Reference: 2024InternshipCom)
  • Sector Development, Planning, M&E and Research – Monitoring & Evaluation: National Diploma/Degree in Project Management/Monitoring and Evaluation/Media Studies/Social Science/Journalism/Development Studies or relevant (Reference: 2024InternshipM&E)
  • Strategy: Diploma/Degree in Business Management/Administration/Public Administration/Management/Project Management/Internal Audit/BCom in Economics (Reference: 2024InternshipStrat)

How to Apply:
If you meet the above requirements and are interested in applying for the MDDA Internship Programme, follow these steps:

  • Prepare your CV and certified copies of your qualifications.
  • Email your application to, ensuring that you quote the provided reference number as the subject of the email application. Applications without the correct reference number in the subject line will be disqualified.
  • For any enquiries about the application process, contact Ms. Yesani Maseko at (011) 643 1100.

Don’t miss out on this valuable opportunity to kickstart your career in media and development. Apply today and take the first step towards gaining practical experience in your field of study with MDDA’s Internship Programme.

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