Do you want to become a well-rounded Chartered Accountant?

Then apply for one of our bursaries to become part of our team so that we can assist you to reach your dream.

OHS is a firm of Business Advisors and Chartered Accountants situated in East London, Eastern Cape.  The firm was established in 2001 and since then, has experienced significant growth.​As a medium size firm, we offer accounting services and the preparation of financial statements, assurance, advisory, secretarial and IT services as well as tax administration and consultation along with other related services to our clients, both within the public and private sector.

​The firm employs over 75 staff of whom 9 are Chartered Accountants. We have a vast array of experience in offering the various services that we pride ourselves on, across all industry types for example:

  • Construction

  • Advertising

  • Investments

  • Attorney's

  • Manufacturing

  • Estate Agents

  • Agriculture

  • Schools

  • Retail

  • Motor industry

  • Non-profit

  • Financing


What do we offer as part of our bursary program?

  • Financial assistance to qualifying students

  • Vacation work during university holidays

  • A link to a professional firm who will always be willing to assist you where we can throughout your studies

  • Guaranteed training contract at the end of your studies

  • One year post training contract experience

Who can apply?

South African citizens studying or intending to study Full Time at an accredited South African university in order to obtain:

  • BCom Accounting degree or an equivalent CA (SA) undergraduate qualification at a SAICA-accredited university

  • Certificate in the Theory of Accounting (CTA) or equivalent qualification


What is the selection criterion?

For an applicant currently in Grade 12:

  • Grade 12 results with a minimum of 75% average in your First Language, Pure Mathematics &/or Accounting

For an applicant currently studying at a tertiary institute:

  • Maintenance of 60% minimum average in each academic year completed at tertiary level

How to apply?

Email all applications to and in the subject heading please specify: “Bursary application 2017”.  Please note that applications close on 15 November 2018.

NB: In your application please include:

  • CV as an attachment

  • Certified copy of your Grade 12 results and a full tertiary academic record up to date

  • Certified copy of your ID

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