Formed in 1984, BBD provides software and application development services and in-house research and development team. Today, BBD has more than 500 software developers, designers of applications, and system architects, and more. With the commitment of providing wide opportunities for South African students, BBD offers bursary programme for South African students who are preparing to study at a university in South Africa with the passion to create and build software. The students are the ones who wish to pursue further study in the fields of Computer Science, Software and Computer Engineering, Informatics or any other related fields of study. The applicants should meet the minimum academic average of 65% in the subjects stated. For further information regarding the bursary programme by BBD, please visit: http://www.bbd.co.za/careers.