Online Career Advice | Western Cape Government

Online Career Advice


The National Youth Development Agency contains details on numerous career options and the study requirements for each. The information includes:

  • a description of the career
  • personal characteristics that match the career
  • schooling required (including subject choice)
  • tertiary education required
  • potential employers
  • useful sources of information on the career
  • related career options
  • bursary opportunities.


Umsobomvu have produced a publication called "Career Planning and Development: A Guide for Young People" to help you decide on your career.

The portal also contains information on how to go about looking for a job.


To search the online career database visit the National Youth Development Agency.


You can also call the  Call Centre at 010 880 1809 .

Provided by:
Government Body: (The Government of South Africa)
The content on this page was last updated on 26 September 2017