Welcome to the official website of the National Society of Black Engineers of South Africa.

What We Do?


We promote public awareness of engineering and the opportunities for Blacks in the profession.


We strive to increase the number of Black engineering students in tertiary (incl. lecturers)


We organise, develop and participate in community outreach programs that promote engineering as a career amongst school kids providing vital information on bursaries and scholarships, in particular to township and rural schools


We mobilize black engineers into an influential organization which will influence economic and policy making decisions.

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To ensure full participation of black engineers in the mainstream economy, wealth creation and distribution in South Africa

National Executive Committee

Latest News

Plea for Engineering Opportunities for Patrick Masuku

Patrick Masuku (Pr. Eng, BSc Eng(civil), NDipl (civil) completed his Matric with a distinction in mathematics at Katlegong High School. Among his achievements: He completed his national diploma in civil engineering at Mangosuthu Technikon. He was the first African student to complete a BSc Eng degree in record time of full time 4 years at […]

Inaugural Lego Robotics & Coding Inter-provincial competition by African Youth Ignite

NSBE Western Cape participated at the inaugural Lego Robotics & Coding Interprovincial competition, organized by African Youth Ignite in Cape Town on 9th April 2022. NSBE provided support in form of financial sponsorship, mentorship, career guidance and judging.

The Future of Civil Engineering

NSBE Gauteng PEC partnered with Wits University Civil Engineering Council & Hilti South Africa to host The Future of Civil Engineering Event.

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