Military Skills Development System 2017

The South African Army, through its Military Skills Development System (MSDS), is offering young South African an Opportunity to serve in uniform over a 2 year period. Requirements:


  • No dual citizenship be a South African citizen only.
  • Grade 12 Applicants must be between the ages of 18-22 years.
  • Graduates and/or other Tertiary Qualification up to the age of 25 years.
  • Successfully completed Grade 12 (preferable with university entrance)
  • Leadership potential
  • Not be area bound.
  • Have no criminal offence record or pending cases.
  • Comply with medical fitness requirements for appointment in the SANDF
  • be prepared to serve in uniform, undergo Basic Military and Functional Training

Application form can be found down


How to Apply