The National Metrology Institute of South Africa (NMISA) is a state-owned entity and the custodian of the South African National Measurement Standards. The institute is responsible for providing an accurate, reliable, and traceable measurement system for South Africa.
NMISA offers services to a diverse range of industries, including the medical, energy, automotive, and telecommunications sectors, among others. The institute also provides calibration services, laboratory services, and training programs to ensure that all measurements taken in South Africa are accurate and traceable to international standards.
NMISA also offers undergraduate and postgraduate bursaries at recognized South African universities. Upon completion of their studies, bursars are required to work for one year for every year sponsored at NMISA. This provides a unique opportunity for successful graduates to pursue an exciting career in the science of accurate measurement (metrology).