Varsity College
Varsity College

Varsity College Internships 2024

Varsity College Internships 2024.

Varsity College is looking for energetic, self-motivated individuals to apply for their exciting Internships opportunity for 2024

About Varsity College

Varsity College, an educational brand under The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE), stands at the forefront of private higher education in South Africa. Registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) and accredited by the Council on Higher Education (CHE), The IIE ensures high standards of academic excellence. Varsity College’s Westville Campus is currently looking to fill IT Intern positions on a fixed-term contract basis.

Company History and Background:

The IIE has a longstanding reputation for delivering quality higher education through its various brands, including Varsity College. With a commitment to innovation and excellence, The IIE has become a leader in private education, providing a range of accredited qualifications that meet the diverse needs of students across South Africa. Varsity College’s Westville Campus continues this tradition by offering state-of-the-art facilities and a supportive learning environment.

Details for Varsity College Internships 2024.

Job Description:

  • Position: IT Intern (Fixed-Term Contract)
  • Location: Westville Campus, Durban, South Africa
  • Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 08:00 – 17:00
  • Salary: Market-related

Duties and Responsibilities

Lecture Room Support:

  • Provide first-line support for computer and lecture venues.
  • Maintain operational state and neatness of computer and lecture venues.
  • Perform daily checks on copiers, printers, motorized screens, and projectors.
  • Ensure operational state of wireless infrastructure.

Hardware Support:

  • Assist users with desktop and laptop issues.
  • Provide support for photocopiers and printers.
  • Install desktops, laptops, printers, and peripheral components.
  • Set up projectors for classrooms.

Software Support:

  • Install and update relevant software.
  • Assist users with software issues, including Microsoft Office.
  • Administer software licensing.

End User Training:

  • Instruct users in the use of hardware and software.
  • Respond to queries related to hardware, software, and system operation.
  • Manage Active Directory account and mailbox creation.

Maintenance of HIPS:

  • Diagnose problems with HIPS and campus connectivity.
  • Administer Telephone Management System (TMS) and Broadsoft (EWS).

Administration and Documentation:

  • Log IT-related queries with the Service Desk.
  • Assist with administrative tasks.
  • Update the hardware or software asset register, including asset disposal and transfer.
  • Prepare and analyze photocopier and telephone reports.


  • Maintain neatness of the Server Room, ICT Office, and ICT Storeroom.
  • Manage and maintain ICT equipment sign-out/sign-in processes.

Assessment Support:

  • Administer and support IT-related tests and exams.
  • Manage Student AD Exam account administration, KIX script, and preloads.


  • Shadow Senior ICT and ICT Support staff for professional development.
  • Troubleshoot server issues.

Competencies Required

  • Problem-solving skills
  • Computer literacy and systems application
  • Communication skills
  • Time management skills
  • Interpersonal skills

Minimum Qualification Requirements

  • Higher Certificate / Occupational Certificate Level 5 (NQF Level 5) / A+ / N+

Minimum Work Experience Requirements

  • Not applicable as this position is suited to graduates.

Applying for Varsity College Internships 2024

Interested candidates should submit their applications online through the official application portal: click here to apply

Application Closing Date: Specific date not mentioned; apply as soon as possible.

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