BHP Billiton Bursaries

BHP Billiton offers bursaries for full-time university and university of technology studies in the following disciplines:
  • Mining Engineering
  • Mine Surveying
  • Extractive Metallurgy
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering (Heavy and Light Current)
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering (Minerals Processing)
  • Geology (Honours).

Bursaries are only open to South African residents and include the following:
  • registration and tuition fees
  • residence fees or equivalent allowance
  • annual cash allowance
  • personal computer allowance for recipients of second year bursary
  • vacation work for Academic University students and practical training (integrated workplace learning) for Technical University students.

BHP Work Obligation

After successfully obtaining a degree, the bursary recipient is required to work for BHP Billiton for the equivalent of each year for which they received the bursary.

How To Apply?

Download Bursary Brochure

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